Academic Profile : Faculty

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Assoc Prof Tuan TRAN
Associate Professor, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
 
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Dr. Tran joined the Division of Thermal and Fluids Engineering on 31 July 2013 as a Nanyang Assistant Professor. He received his BSc degree in Engineering Mechanics from the Hanoi University of Science, Vietnam in 2004. He then pursued his graduate study which focused on thin-film flows and turbulent frictional drag at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA. Upon completion of his PhD degree in 2010, he worked at the Physics of Fluids Group at the University of Twente, The Netherlands, as a post-doctoral researcher.
* Physics of complex fluids
* Drop-surface interactions
* Thermal management
* 3D & Electronic printing
 
  • 3D printing of polymer based composite materials for structural applications
  • Mechanistic Prediction of Heat Transfer Enhancement on Nanostructured Surfaces
  • NAMIC Phase 2
  • NAMIC Phase 2 :NTU Project 2