Impinging Flames

LPP with swirling flow

Physical modelling of forest fire and compartment fire


Dynamics of impacting droplets

Advances in Intermittent Spray Impact Research

Boiling flow in microchannels


Clean vehicles for sustainable mobility

Sustainable Mobility Days


Peer reviewed journals

International conferences



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  List of publications: International conferences

“Characterization of hydrodynamics and heat-transfer processes of drop impacts against surface enhanced heated targets as an application to microelectromechanical cooling devices”, A. S. H. Moita and A. L. N. Moreira, Proceedings of the International Conference on Multiphase Flow ICMF 2007, Leipzig, June 9-13, 2007.

“Intermittent spray cooling: towards a new technological concept”, M R O Panão and A L N Moreira, Proceedings of the International Conference on Multiphase Flow ICMF 2007, Leipzig, June 9-13, 2007

“Bus Public Transport Energy Consumption And Emissions Versus Individual Transportation” (2007), Silva C, Gonçalves G, Mendes-Lopes J, and Farias T., Transportation Land Use, Planning, and Air Quality 2007, Orlando, Florida.

“Experimental characterization of droplet break-up from impacts onto hot metallic surfaces” A. S. H. Moita and A. L. N. Moreira, 12th International Symposium on Flow Visualization, September 2006, Göttingen, Germany.

“Two-phase cooling characteristics of a multiple-intermittent spray”, M. R. O. Panão and A. L. N. Moreira, 13th International Symposium on Applications of Laser Techniques to Fluid Mechanics, 26 – 29 June 2006, Lisbon.

“Secondary atomization of drop impactions onto heated inclined surfaces”, A. L. Moreira, A. S. Moita, G. E. Cossali, M. Mareng and M. Santini, 13th International Symposium on Applications of Laser Techniques to Fluid Mechanics, 26 – 29 June 2006, Lisbon.

“The effect of the cross airflow on secondary atomization in multi point fuel injection systems”, D. Durão, A. L. N. Moreira and M. R. O. Panão, 13th International Symposium on Applications of Laser Techniques to Fluid Mechanics, 26 – 29 June 2006, Lisbon.

“Experimental characterization of disintegration of fuel droplets impacting onto cold and heated surfaces”, A. S. Moita and A. L. N. Moreira, 10th International Congress on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems - August 27 - September 1, 2006, Kyoto,Japan

“Multiple-intermittent spray cooling for fast response thermal management systems”, M. R. O. Panão and A. L. N. Moreira, 10th International Congress on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems - August 27 - September 1, 2006, Kyoto, Japan.

“Surface waves on liquid shets emerging from air-assist atomizers”, V. Sivadas and A. L. N. Moreira, Paper ID ICLASS06-269. 10th International Congress on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems - August 27 - September 1, 2006, Kyoto, Japan.

“Interpreting the influence of fuel spray impact on mixture preparation for HCCI combustion with port-fuel injection”, M. R. O. Panão and A. L. N. Moreira, Thirty-first International Symposium on Combustion Colloquium Session Spray and Droplet Combustion, August 6-11, 2006, Heidelberg, Germany

“Experimental study on fuel drop impacts onto rigid surfaces: morphological comparisons, disintegration limits and secondary atomization”, A. S. Moita* and A. L. Moreira Thirty-first International Symposium on Combustion Colloquium Session Spray and Droplet Combustion, August 6-11, 2006, Heidelberg, Germany

” Evaluating models to estimate flame characteristics for free-burning fires using laboratory and field data” (2006), Anderson W, Pastor E, Butler B, Catchpole E, Dupuy JL, Fernandes P, Guijarro M, Mendes-Lopes JM, and Ventura J, 5th Int. Conf. Forest Fire Research, Figueira da Foz, Coimbra, paper S77, 27-30 November 2006.

“Flame characteristics in fires propagating in beds of Pinus halepensis needles” (2006), Mendes-Lopes J M C, and Ventura J M P, 5th Int. Conf. Forest Fire Research, Figueira da Foz, Coimbra, paper S116, 27-30 November 2006.

“Quantitative assessment of vortical structure parameters on the basis of sound and velocity field measurements” (2006), S.I. Shtork, E.C. Fernandes, 13th International Symposium on Applications of Laser Techniques to Fluid Mechanics, June 26 – 29, 2006, Lisbon, Portugal.

“Time- resolved description of a flame front propagating towards an inclined wall- the effect of local stretch on flame speed” (2006), E. C. Fernandes, I. S. Guerreiro, 13th International Symposium on Applications of Laser Techniques to Fluid Mechanics, June 26 – 29, 2006, Lisbon, Portugal.

“The interaction of Fuel Droplets with heated interposed susrfaces in IC Engines” (2005), A. S. Moita and A. L. Moreira. SAE Technical Paper 2005-24-084, 7th International Conference on Engines for Automobile, ICE 2005, Capri, Italy, September, 11 – 16, 2005.

“The effects of fuel impact on mixture preparation in SI engines with port fuel injection” (2005), A. L. N. Moreira, J. Carvalho and M. R. Panão, SAE Technical Paper 2005-24-083, 7th International Conference on Engines for Automobile, ICE 2005, Capri, Italy, September, 11 – 16, 2005.

“The combined effects of surface topography and heat transfer on droplet/wall interaction mechanisms” (2005), A. S. Moita and A. L. Moreira, 20th Annual Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems, Orléans, France, 5th - 7th September 2005.

“The thermal interaction of pulsed sprays with hot surfaces – application to Port-Fuel Gasoline Injection systems”, M. R. Panão and A. L. Moreira. 20th Annual Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems, Orléans, France, 5th - 7th September 2005.

“Evaluation of a numerical model for estimation of fuel consumption and emissions at cold start and warm-up of gasoline vehicles” (2005), Silva C, Farias T, and Mendes-Lopes J, 8th International Conf. on Energy for a Clean Environment, paper 20.1, Lisbon, July 2005.

” Modelo para simulação do consumo e emissões de veículos rodoviários” (2005), Silva CM, Farias T L, and Mendes-Lopes J M C. 4º Encontro Nacional do Colégio de Engenharia Mecânica. 2-4 Junho, 2005.

“Time resolved heat transfer characteristics of an impinging gasoline spray” (2004), M. R. O. Panão and A. L. N. Moreira. 19th Annual Meeting of the ILASS Europe, Setembro 2004.

“Flow characteristics of spray impingement in PFI injection systems” (2004), M. R. O. Panão and A. L. N. Moreira. 12th Int. Symp. On Applications of Laser Techniques, Lisbon, July 2004.

“Simultaneous measurements of droplet characteristics and surface thermal behavior to study spray cooling with pulsed sprays” (2004), H. Loureiro, M. R. O. Panão and A. L. N. Moreira. 12th Int. Symp. On Applications of Laser Techniques, Lisbon, July 2004.

“Cold start, part warm start and warm up simulation of vehicles in Ecogest” (2004), Silva C, Farias T, and Mendes-Lopes J, FISITA, paper F2004V045, Barcelona, Spain, 23-27 May 2004.

“LDA Analysis of PVC-Central Recirculation Zone Interaction in a Model Vortex Burner” (2004), C.E. Cala, E.C. Fernandes, M.V. Heitor, S.I. Shtork, 12th Int. Symp. On Applications of Laser Techniques, Lisbon, July 2004.

“PIV Measurements in a Water-Pump Intake” (2004), A. C. Duarte, L. Eça, E. C. Fernandes, J. M. Silva, 12th Int. Symp. On Applications of Laser Techniques, Lisbon, July 2004.

“The Visualization and Acoustics of a Laminar Premixed Impinging Flame” (2004), E.C. Fernandes, R.E. Leandro, 12th Int. Symp. On Applications of Laser Techniques, Lisbon, July 2004.

“Experimental characterization of spray-wall interaction under cross-flow conditions” (2003), M. R. O. Panão and A. L. N. Moreira. 9th International Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems

“Influence of Surface Properties on the Dynamic Behaviour of Impacting Droplets” (2003), A. S. H. Moita and A. L. N. Moreira. 9th International Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems

“Experiments on impinging intermittent sprays: dynamic behaviour of impact” (2003), A. L. N. Moreira, A. S. H. Moita and M. R. Panão. III Congresso Luso – Moçambicano de Engenharia, Maputo, Moçambique, 19 – 21 Agosto, 2003.

“Calculation of Tailpipe Emissions in Ecogest” (2003), Silva C, Farias T, and Mendes-Lopes J, 7th International Conf. on Energy for a Clean Environment, paper 29.1, Lisbon, July 2003.

“Calculation of Fuel Consumption and Engine-out Emissions in Ecogest” (2003), Silva C, Farias T, and Mendes-Lopes J, 7th International Conf. on Energy for a Clean Environment, poster 19.4, Lisbon, July 2003.

“Spray impingement on a flat plate under cross flow conditions” (2002), M. R. Panão and A. L. N. Moreira, Proc. Of the 18th Annual Conference on Liq. Atom. And Spray Systems, pp. 151 – 156.

“The dynamic behaviour of single droplets impacting onto flat surfaces” (2002), A. S. H. Moita and A. L. N. Moreira, Proc. of the 18th Annual Conference on Liq. Atom. and Spray Systems, pp. 157 – 164.

“Laser-doppler analysis of non-reacting oscillating shear layers” (2002), C. Cala, E. Fernandes. and M. Heitor, 11th Int. Symp. On Applications of Laser Techniques, Lisbon, July 2002.

“Characterization of strong swirling flows with vortex core based on simultaneous measurements of velocity and local pressure fluctuactions” (2002), P. Anacleto, E. Fernandes, M. Heitor and S. Shtork, 11th Int. Symp. On Applications of Laser Techniques, Lisbon, July 2002.

“Experimental determination of pressure drop through a bed of pine needles” (2002), Ventura J M P, Mendes-Lopes J M C, and Santos C F P, 4th Int. Conf. Forest Fire Research / 2002 Wildland Fire Safety Summit, Luso, November 2002, Viegas (ed.), 2002 Millpress (Rotterdam).

“Determination of heat transfer coefficient through a matrix of Pinus pinaster needles” (2002), Mendes-Lopes J M C, Ventura J M P, and Rodrigues J A M, 4th Int. Conf. Forest Fire Research / 2002 Wildland Fire Safety Summit, Luso, November 2002, Viegas (ed.), 2002 Millpress (Rotterdam).

“EcoGest - Numerical modelling of the dynamic, fuel consumption and tailpipe emissions of vehicles equipped with spark ignition engines” (2002), Silva C, Farias T, and Mendes-Lopes J, 8th Int. Conf. on Urban Transport & the Environment for the 21st Century, Seville, March 2002.

"Towards Controlled Lquid Atomization", E.C. Fernandes, M.V. Heitor and V. Sivadas. Tenth Int. Symposium on Application of Laser Techniques to Fluid Mechanics. July 10-13, 2000, Lisbon, Portugal.

”Bench tests of the ARMOR UAV propulsive model system” (1999), Mendes-Lopes J M C, Martins N, and Oliveira H, 14th Bristol International Conference on Unmanned Air Vehicle Systems, Paper 25, Bristol, April 1999.

"On the extension of a laser-Doppler anemometer to the analysis of oscillating flames", E.C. Fernandes and M.V. Heitor. Ninth Int. Symposium on Application of Laser Techniques to Fluid Mechanics. July 13-16, 1998, Lisbon, Portugal.

"Rate of spread and flame characteristics in a bed of pine needles” (1998), Mendes-Lopes J M C, Ventura J M P, and Amaral J M P, 3rd Int. Conf. Forest Fire Research / 14th Conf. on Fire and Forest Meteorology, Vol. 1, pp. 497 511, Luso, November 1998

"Temperature-time curves in fire propagating in beds of pine needles” (1998), Ventura J M P, Mendes-Lopes J M C, and Ripado L, 3rd Int. Conf. Forest Fire Research / 14th Conf. on Fire and Forest Meteorology, Vol. 1, pp. 699 711, Luso, November 1998.

“The Simultaneous Measurements of Velocity, Pressure, Temperature and Heat Release in an Oscillating Flame”, Fernandes, E.C., Heitor, M.V., (1997) AGARD – 90th Symposium of the Propulsion and Energetics Panel on the Advanced Non-Intrusive Intrumentation for Propulsive Engines, Brussels, Belgium 20-24 October.