Dr. Hossein Gorji


MATHCCES
Department of Mathematics
RWTH Aachen University
Schinkelstr. 2
D-52062 Aachen
Germany

Office: Rogowski building, room 325
Phone: +49(0)241 80 98662
Email: gorji@mathcces.rwth-aachen.de.

Research Interests


  • Stochastic Models of Fluid Flows
  • Rarefied Gas Flows
  • Fokker-Planck Equation
  • Uncertainty Quantification

About me


  • Since 12/2015 Postdoc Scholar and Lecturer at MathCCES, RWTH Aachen University.
  • 07/2014-12/2015 Postdoc Scholar and Lecturer at Institute of Fluid Dynamics, ETH Zurich.
  • 07/2014 Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering at ETH Zurich.
  • 04/2010 M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering at ETH Zurich.
  • 02/2009-06/2009 Visiting Student in Bioengineering Department at California Institute of Technology.
  • 09/2007 B.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering at Sharif University of Technology.

Awards and Fellowships


  • Theodore von Karman fellowship for outgoing scientists, RWTH Aachen (2017)
  • AICES Postdoctoral Fellowship, RWTH Aachen (2015-2017)
  • ETH medal for outstanding doctoral thesis (2015)
  • Caltech Graduate Fellowship (2010-2014,declined)

Journal Publicatoins


  • Pfeiffer, M.& Gorji, M.H. (2016) Adaptive particle cell algorithm for Fokker-Planck based rarefied gas flow simulations, Computer Physics Communications
  • Andric, N., Gorji, M.H. & Jenny, P. (2016) Influence of the gas-surface interaction model on time-dependent rarefied gas simulations, Vacuum, 128, 244-251.
  • Gorji, M.H., Andric, N. & Jenny, P. (2015) Variance reduction for Fokker-Planck based particle Monte Carlo schemes, J. Comput. Phys., 295, 644-664
  • Gorji, M.H. & Jenny, P. (2015) Fokker-Planck-DSMC Algorithm for Simulations of Rarefied Gas Flows J. Comput. Phys., 287, 110-129.
  • Gorji, M.H. & Jenny, P. (2014) A gas-surface interaction kernel for diatomic rarefied gas flows based on the Cercignani-Lampis-Lord model. Phys. Fluids., 26, 122004.
  • Gorji, M.H. & Jenny, P. (2014) An Efficient Particle Fokker-Planck Algorithm for Rarefied Gas Flows J. Comput. Phys., 262, 325-343.
  • Gorji, M.H. & Jenny, P. (2013) A Fokker-Planck based kinetic model for diatomic rarefied gas flows Phys. Fluids., 25, 062002.
  • Gorji, M.H. & Jenny, P. (2012) A Kinetic Model for Gas Mixtures Based on a Fokker-Planck Equation J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 362.
  • Gorji, M.H., Torrilhon, M. & Jenny, P. (2011) Fokker-Planck model for computational studies of monatomic rarefied gas flows J. Fluid Mech., 680, 574-601.
  • Pahlevan, N.M., Amlani, F., Gorji, M.H., Hussain, F. & Gharib, M. (2011) A physiologically relevant, simple out flow boundary model for truncated vasculature Annals of Biomedical Engineering, 39,1470-1481.
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