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Mark Kimber

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science

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(2009 - 2011) Nuclear Regulatory Commission Faculty Development Fellowship.

BS, Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University, 2002

MS, Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University, 2004

PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 2008

Salkhordeh, S., Mazumdar, S., Jana, A., & Kimber, M.L. (2019). Reynolds Number Dependence of Higher Order Statistics for Round Turbulent Jets Using Large Eddy Simulations. FLOW TURBULENCE AND COMBUSTION, 102(3), 559-587.Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s10494-018-9971-x.

Clifford, C.E., & Kimber, M. (2014). Optimizing laminar natural convection for a heat generating cylinder in a channel. Journal of Heat Transfer, 136(112502), 11 pages.

Clifford, C.E., & Kimber, M.L. (2014). Optimizing Laminar Natural Convection for a Heat Generating Cylinder in a Channel. JOURNAL OF HEAT TRANSFER-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 136(11).ASME International. doi: 10.1115/1.4028492.

Eastman, A., & Kimber, M. (2014). Analysis of three dimensional attributes and flow intake for an oscillating cantilever. Experiments in Fluids, 55(1664), 14 pages.

Eastman, A., & Kimber, M. (2014). Thrust force characterization of oscillating cantilevers operating near resonance. Journal of Fluids Engineering, 136(071206), 7 pages.

Eastman, A., & Kimber, M.L. (2014). Aerodynamic damping of sidewall bounded oscillating cantilevers. JOURNAL OF FLUIDS AND STRUCTURES, 51, 148-160.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2014.07.016.

Eastman, A., & Kimber, M.L. (2014). Flow shaping and thrust enhancement of sidewall bounded oscillating cantilevers. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEAT AND FLUID FLOW, 48, 35-42.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatfluidflow.2014.04.001.

Eastman, A., & Kimber, M.L. (2014). Analysis of three-dimensional attributes and flow intake for an oscillating cantilever. EXPERIMENTS IN FLUIDS, 55(1).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00348-014-1664-1.

Eastman, A., & Kimber, M.L. (2014). Thrust Force Characterization of Oscillating Cantilevers Operating Near Resonance. JOURNAL OF FLUIDS ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 136(7).ASME International. doi: 10.1115/1.4026667.

Kimber, M., Clark, W.W., & Schaefer, L. (2014). Conceptual analysis and design of a partitioned multifunctional smart insulation. APPLIED ENERGY, 114, 310-319.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2013.09.067.

Bond, D.E.M., Clark, W.W., & Kimber, M. (2013). Configuring wall layers for improved insulation performance. APPLIED ENERGY, 112, 235-245.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2013.06.024.

Eastman, A., Kiefer, J., & Kimber, M. (2012). Thrust Measurements and Flow Field Analysis of a Piezoelectrically Actuated Oscillating Cantilever. Experiments in Fluids, 53, 1533-1543.

Eastman, A., Kimber, M., Hirata, A., & Kamitani, G. (2012). Thermal analysis of a low flow piezoelectric air pump. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEAT AND MASS TRANSFER, 55(9-10), 2461-2471.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2012.01.014.

Landfried, D.T., Jana, A., & Kimber, M.L. (2012). Characterization of the Behavior of Confined Laminar Round Jets. Volume 1: Symposia, Parts A and B, 1(PARTS A AND B), 1037-1046.American Society of Mechanical Engineers. doi: 10.1115/fedsm2012-72257.

BIDKAR, R.A., KIMBER, M., RAMAN, A., BAJAJ, A.K., & GARIMELLA, S.V. (2009). Nonlinear aerodynamic damping of sharp-edged flexible beams oscillating at low Keulegan–Carpenter numbers. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 634, 269.Cambridge University Press (CUP). doi: 10.1017/s0022112009007228.

Kimber, M., & Garimella, S.V. (2009). Cooling Performance of Arrays of Vibrating Cantilevers. ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 131, 111401-8.

Kimber, M., & Garimella, S.V. (2009). Measurement and prediction of the cooling characteristics of a generalized vibrating piezoelectric fan. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 52(19-20), 4470-4478.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2009.03.055.

Kimber, M., & Garimella, S.V. (2009). Cooling Performance of Arrays of Vibrating Cantilevers. Journal of Heat Transfer, 131(11), 1-8.ASME International. doi: 10.1115/1.3153579.

Kimber, M., Lonergan, R., & Garimella, S.V. (2009). Experimental study of aerodynamic damping in arrays of vibrating cantilevers. Journal of Fluids and Structures, 25(8), 1334-1347.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2009.07.003.

Kimber, M., Suzuki, K., Kitsunai, N., Seki, K., & Garimella, S.V. (2009). Flow Rate and Pressure Characteristics of Piezoelectric Fans. IEEE Components and Packaging Technologies, 32, 766-775.

Kimber, M., Suzuki, K., Kitsunai, N., Seki, K., & Garimella, S.V. (2009). Pressure and Flow Rate Performance of Piezoelectric Fans. IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON COMPONENTS AND PACKAGING TECHNOLOGIES, 32(4), 766-775.Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi: 10.1109/TCAPT.2008.2012169.

Kimber, M., & Garimella, S.V. (2007). Local Heat Transfer Coefficients Under Flows Induced by Vibrating Cantilevers. ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 129, 933.

Kimber, M., Garimella, S.V., & Raman, A. (2007). Local Heat Transfer Coefficients Induced by Piezoelectrically Actuated Vibrating Cantilevers. Journal of Heat Transfer, 129(9), 1168-1176.ASME International. doi: 10.1115/1.2740655.

Kimber, M., & Blotter, J. (2006). A novel technique to determine difference contours between digital and physical objects for projection moiré interferometry. Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 44(1), 25-40.Elsevier BV. doi: 10.1016/j.optlaseng.2005.02.004.

Kimber, M., & Blotter, J. (2005). Virtually calibrated projection moire interferometry. Appl Opt, 44(13), 2530-2540.The Optical Society. doi: 10.1364/ao.44.002530.

Kristo, P.J., Landfried, D.T., & Kimber, M.L. (2015). An experimental investigation of thermal loading on a plate from parallel triple jet. In International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics 2015, NURETH 2015, 10, (pp. 8480-8491).

Landfried, D.T., Jana, A., & Kimber, M. (2015). Characterization of the Behavior of Confined Laminar Round Jets. In JOURNAL OF FLUIDS ENGINEERING-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 137(3).ASME International. doi: 10.1115/1.4028834.

Landfried, D.T., Kristo, P., & Kimber, M. (2015). Design of a Unit Cell Facility for Studies of the Prismatic VHTR Lower Plenum. In International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics 2015, NURETH 2015, 7, (pp. 5873-5885).

Salkhordeh, S., Jana, A., & Kimber, M. (2015). Large eddy simulation of non-isothermal turbulent flow past a circular cylinder. In International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics 2015, NURETH 2015, 1, (pp. 245-251).

Clifford, C.E., & Kimber, M.L. (2014). Optimization of Confined Laminar Natural Convection for Dry Cask Storage Systems. In Volume 4: Radiation Protection and Nuclear Technology Applications; Fuel Cycle, Radioactive Waste Management and Decommissioning; Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and Coupled Codes; Reactor Physics and Transport Theory, 4.American Society of Mechanical Engineers. doi: 10.1115/icone22-30862.

Salkhordeh, S., Mazumdar, S., Landfried, D.T., Jana, A., & Kimber, M.L. (2014). LES of an Isothermal High Reynolds Number Turbulent Round Jet. In Volume 4: Radiation Protection and Nuclear Technology Applications; Fuel Cycle, Radioactive Waste Management and Decommissioning; Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and Coupled Codes; Reactor Physics and Transport Theory, 4.American Society of Mechanical Engineers. doi: 10.1115/icone22-31154.

Clifford, C.E., Kimber, M.L., & Metzger, J.D. (2013). Preliminary CFD analysis of high-thermal capacity dry storage systems. In Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, 108, (pp. 145-148).

Eastman, A., & Kimber, M. (2013). Three Dimensional Flow Around a Biomimetic Unbounded Flapping Cantilever. In Volume 1A, Symposia: Advances in Fluids Engineering Education; Advances in Numerical Modeling for Turbomachinery Flow Optimization; Applications in CFD; Bio-Inspired Fluid Mechanics; CFD Verification and Validation; Development and Applications of Immersed Boundary Methods; DNS, LES, and Hybrid RANS/LES Methods, 1 A.American Society of Mechanical Engineers. doi: 10.1115/fedsm2013-16606.

Eastman, A., Kiefer, J., & Kimber, M. (2012). Thrust measurements and flow field analysis of a piezoelectrically actuated oscillating cantilever. In EXPERIMENTS IN FLUIDS, 53(5), (pp. 1533-1543).Springer Science and Business Media LLC. doi: 10.1007/s00348-012-1373-6.

Eastman, A., Kiefer, J., & Kimber, M. (2012). Thrust Measurements and Flow Field Analysis of a Piezoelectrically Actuated Oscillating Cantilever. ASME 2012 Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting collocated with the ASME 2012 Heat Transfer Summer Conference and the ASME 2012 10th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels.Puerto Rico, USA. doi: 10.1115/fedsm2012-72135.

Eastman, A., Kimber, M., Hirata, A., & Kamitani, G. (2011). Heat transfer analysis of a novel piezoelectric air pump. In ASME/JSME 2011 8th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, AJTEC 2011.

Rivera-Lopez, R., & Kimber, M. (2011). Case study for energy-efficiency of liquid-cooled data centers. In ASME/JSME 2011 8th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, AJTEC 2011.

Eastman, A., & Kimber, M. (2009). Flow Field Analysis of a Single Piezoelectric Fan. In Volume 9: Heat Transfer, Fluid Flows, and Thermal Systems, Parts A, B and C, 9(PART B), (pp. 1429-1436).ASMEDC. doi: 10.1115/imece2009-12708.

Kimber, M., Kazuhiko Suzuki, Nobutaka Kitsunai, Kenichi Seki, & Garimella, S.V. (2008). Quantification of piezoelectric fan flow rate performance and experimental identification of installation effects. In 2008 11th Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems, (pp. 471-479).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/itherm.2008.4544307.

Kimber, M.L., & Garimella, S.V. (2007). Local Heat Transfer Characteristics of Flows Induced by Multiple Piezoelectrically Actuated Vibrating Cantilevers. In ASME/JSME 2007 Thermal Engineering Heat Transfer Summer Conference, Volume 2, 2, (pp. 149-158).ASMEDC. doi: 10.1115/ht2007-32394.

Kimber, M., Garimella, S., & Raman, A. (2006). Experimental Mapping of Local Heat Transfer Coefficients Under Multiple Piezoelectric Fans. In Heat Transfer, Volume 3.ASMEDC. doi: 10.1115/imece2006-13922.

Kimber, M., Garimella, S.V., & Raman, A. (2006). An Experimental Study of Fluidic Coupling Between Multiple Piezoelectric Fans. In Thermal and Thermomechanical Proceedings 10th Intersociety Conference on Phenomena in Electronics Systems, 2006. ITHERM 2006., 2006, (pp. 333-340).IEEE. doi: 10.1109/itherm.2006.1645361.