TF-Lab is currently engaged in projects which address real-world thermal management and energy issues.

Research areas include:

-fundamental and applied two-phase flow & heat transfer
-thermal energy transport, exchange, & conversion technology development
-additive manufacturing and 3D printing of composite materials for heat transfer applications
-thermal materials characterization
-advanced cooling of electronic devices & systems
-high performance thermal and electrical interface materials
-boiling and condensation mechanics in confined geometries
-development of heat transfer enhancement techniques for additively manufactured composite surfaces
-heat and mass transfer in alternative wicking structures