Ali J. Chamkha
Dean of Research
Deanship of Research
Deanship of Research
Phone: +966-13-849-8800

Ali J. Chamkha is Professor and former Chair of the Mechanical Engineering Department and Prince Sultan Endowed Chair for Energy and Environment at Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University (PMU) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. He earned his Ph.D., M.Sc. and B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Tennessee Technological University, USA, in 1989, 1987 and 1986, respectively. His research interests include multiphase fluid-particle dynamics, nanofluids dynamics, fluid flow in porous media, heat and mass transfer, magnetohydrodynamics and fluid-particle separation. He has served as an Associate Editor for many journals such as ASME Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, International Journal of Numerical Method for Heat and Fluid Flow, Journal of Nanofluids, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, International Journal for Microscale and Nanoscale Thermal and Fluid Transport Phenomena and many others. He has authored and co-authored over 500 publications in archival international journals and conferences.