Professor of Mechanical Engineering
585 Purdue Mall
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2088
- B.Tech. Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, '81
- M.A. Princeton, '84
- Ph.D. Princeton, '86
- Multiphase flows
- Internal combustion engines
- Computational fluid dynamics
Awards and Recognitions
Ten Select Publications
J. Abraham, A Computational Study of Charge Stratification in Early-Injection SCCI Engines under Light-Load Conditions, International Journal of Automotive Technology, 12(5):721-732, 2011.
R. Owston and J. Abraham, Exploratory Studies of Modeling Approaches for Hydrogen Triple Flames, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 36(14):8570-8582, 2011.
M. Sayeed, V. Magi, and J. Abraham, On the Efficiency of a High-Performance Parallel Solver for Turbulent Reacting Flow Simulations, Numerical Methods in Heat Transfer, Part B, 59(3):169-189, 2011.
S. Mukhopadhyay and J. Abraham, Influence of Compositional Stratification on Autoignition in n-Heptane/Air Mixtures, Combustion and Flame, 158(6):1064-1075, 2011.
H. Reddy and J. Abraham, A Numerical Study of Vortex Interactions with Flames Developing from Ignition Kernels in Lean Methane/Air Mixtures, Combustion and Flame, 158(3):401-415, 2011.
R. Owston, V. Magi and J. Abraham, Some Numerical Considerations in the Simulation of Low-Ma Number Hydrogen/Air Mixing Layers, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 35(23): 12936-12944, 2010.
H. Reddy and J. Abraham, Ignition Kernel Development Studies Relevant to Lean-Burn Natural Gas Engines, Fuel, 89(11): 3262-3271, 2010.
J. Abraham and L. Pickett, Computed and Measured Fuel Vapor Distribution in a Diesel Spray, Atomization and Sprays, 20(3): 241-250, 2010.
R. Owston and J. Abraham, Numerical Study of Hydrogen Triple Flame Response to Mixture Stratification, Ambient Temperature, Pressure, and Water Vapor Concentration, in press, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 35(10): 4723-4735, 2010.