The aim of this research lab is to conduct high-quality research in diverse areas of flow and transport in porous media. The main thrust is on theoretical and computational modeling of the flow and transport processes that are backed by rigorous experimental validation.
1-Professor Pillai appointed the Associate Editor of Special Topics & Reviews in Porous Media
2- Amin Zarandi was honored to be the only finalist from the School of Engineering in 3 Minutes Thesis (3MT) competition
3- Dawid Zimnik will be joining our lab over summer 2019 from University of Bremen
Simulation of drying of a porous medium using our in-house developed code PORODRY after coupling the inside and outside flows
Evolution of partial saturation during mold filling of a car hood simulated by our in-house developed code POREFLOW
Studying the effect of microstructure of a porous medium on wicking of liquids