Thermal Engineering Laboratory

<<Professor ( Chairman )>>  Hajime Nakamura

Hajime Nakamura

Name: 
Hajime Nakamura
Title: 
Professor ( Chairman ) 
Laboratory: 
Thermal Engineering Laboratory 
E-mail: 
Hajime Nakamura
Website: 
http://www.nda.ac.jp/~nhajime/english/
Current Teaching: 

Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer

Research Interests: 

Thermal Engineering, Fluid Engineering

Current Research: 

Unsteady heat transfer measurement using infrared thermography
Studies on thermal design of electric equipment
Vortex shedding suppression from a cylinder

Future Research: 
Keywords: 

Forced Convection, Unsteady Heat Transfer, Separated Flow, Drag Reduction

Topics: 
Publications: 

1. Suppression of Fluctuating Lift on a Circular Cylinder by Attaching Cylindrical Rings (J. Fluid Science and Technology, 6-6, 2011)
2. Frequency-Response and Space-Resolution of a Thin Foil for Heat Transfer Measurements Using Infrared Thermograph (Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer,52-21,2009)
3. Variation of Nusselt Number with Flow Regimes behind a Circular Cylinder for Reynolds Numbers from 70 to 30000 (Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, 47-23, 2004)
4. Unsteady Heat Transfer from a Circular Cylinder for Reynolds Numbers from 3000 to 15000 (Int. J. Heat and Fluid Flow, 25-5, 2004)

Education: 

Received the B.S. degree in Mechanical Science from Tokyo Institute of Technology, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Energy Science from Tokyo Institute of Technology

Doctorate: 
Ph.D. 
Experience:

Nomura Research Institute

Membership: 

The Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Society of Japan, The Japan Society of Fluid Mechanics, The Visualization Society of Japan

Awards: