Dr. Michael Gibbons
Research Fellow, Mechanical, Manuf & Biomedical Eng
@IrishResearch Fellow | Department of Mechanical, Manufacturing and Biomedical Engineering.
Research Interests: Decarbonization, Energy, Waste heat recovery, Two-phase Flow, Thermal Management, Heat Transfer, Fluid Dynamics, Thermal spray coating, Microfluidics, Electrohydrodynamics, and Microgravity space science.
Current Project: "Two-phase microfluidic cooling and waste heat recovery for 3D integrated circuits."
My Fellowship is investigating a novel two-phase mechanically pumped radial evaporator for cooling high-performance 3D integrated circuits.
Publications and Further Research Outputs
A. Khakpour , M.J. Gibbons and S. Chandra, Effect of moisture condensation on vapour transmission through porous membranes, Journal of Industrial Textiles, 2021, p1-21
M.J. Gibbons, M. Marengo, T. Persoons, A review of heat pipe technology for foldable electronic devices, Applied Thermal Engineering, 194, (117087), 2021, p1-26
Gibbons, M.J., Yates, S.G., O'Shaughnessy, S.M., Persoons, T., Murray, D.B., Natural convection from a triangular array of isothermal horizontal cylinders, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 2021, p110413
Gibbons, M.J., Garivalis, A.I., O'Shaughnessy, S., Di Marco, P., Robinson, A.J., Evaporating hydrophilic and superhydrophobic droplets in electric fields, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 164, 2021, p120539
Feng, C., Gibbons, M.J., Marengo, M., Chandra, S., A novel ultra-large flat plate heat pipe manufactured by thermal spray, Applied Thermal Engineering, 171, 2020, p115030
Devaraj, Sudarshan, Anand, Bobby, Gibbons, Michael, McDonald, André, Chandra, Sanjeev, Thermal spray deposition of aluminum and zinc coatings on thermoplastics, Surface and Coatings Technology, 399, 2020, p126114
Gibbons, M.J., Di Marco, P., Robinson, A.J., Heat flux distribution beneath evaporating hydrophilic and superhydrophobic droplets, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 148, 2020, p119093
Gibbons, Michael J., Nikafshar, Saeid, Saravi, Tina, Ohno, Katie, Chandra, Sanjeev, Nejad, Mojgan, Analysis of a Wide Range of Commercial Exterior Wood Coatings, Coatings, 10, (11), 2020, p1013
Feng, Chen, Gibbons, Michael, Chandra, Sanjeev, Fabrication of Composite Heat Sinks Consisting of a Thin Metallic Skin and a Polymer Core Using Wire-Arc Spraying, Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, 28, (5), 2019, p974-985
Gibbons, M.J. and Di Marco, P. and Robinson, A.J., Local heat transfer to an evaporating superhydrophobic droplet, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 121, 2018, p641-652
Gibbons, M.J. and Robinson, A.J., Electrospray array heat transfer, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 129, 2018, p451-461
Michael Gibbons, Composite heat sink LED cooling, The Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering International Congress 2018, York University, Toronto, Canada, 27/5/2018, 2018
Chen Feng, Subramaniam Yugeswaran, Michael Gibbons, Sanjeev Chandra, Analytical heat conduction model of annular composite fins, The Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering International Congress 2018, York University, Toronto, Canada, 27/5/2018, 2018
Gibbons M.J, Robinson A.J, Heat transfer characteristics of single cone-jet electrosprays, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 113, 2017, p70 - 83
Gibbons M.J, Howe C.M, Di Marco P, Robinson A.J, Local Heat Transfer to an Evaporating Sessile Droplet in an Electric Field, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 745, (3), 2016, p032066-
M.J. Gibbons, A.J. Robinson, Plume Characterisation of a Single Source Electrospray for Micro Electronic Cooling, International Symposium on Electrohydrodynamics (ISEHD 2014), The Beach Tower Okinawa, Okinawa, Japan, 23/06/2014, 2014
M. Gibbons, S. Finnegan, M. Maguire, S. O'Dea, A.J. Robinson, Heat Transfer Characterization of a Single Source Ultra-Low Flow Rate Electrospray, 8th World Conference on Experimental Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, and Thermodynamics, Lisbon, Portugal, June 16-20, 2013
RTE News, Head over heels: Studying water in zero gravity, 2018, -
Irish Independent, Irish scientists among elite team to fly in 'Vomit Comet', 2018, -