Faculty Profile

Dr. Hamid Hadim

PROFESSOR & UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Room: Carnegie 204
Phone: 201.216.5569
Fax: 201.216.8315
Email: ahadim@stevens.edu
School:  Schaefer School of Engineering & Science
Department:  Mechanical Engineering
Program:  Mechanical Engineering
Education
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Kansas, 1985
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Kansas, 1983
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Kansas, 1980
Research
  • Thermal transport in micro/nano systems
  • Sustainable energy systems
  • Innovative microelectronics cooling techniques
  • Multi-disciplinary design and optimization in electronics and MEMS packaging
  • Thermal convection and fluid dynamics in porous media
Institutional Service
  • Mechanical Engineering Undergraduate Program Director;
  • Member of School of Engineering Education and Assessment Committee;
  • Chair of Institute Undergraduate Curriculum Committee
  • Member of Institute Graduate Curriculum Committee
  • Member of Academic Planning and Resources Committee
Professional Service
  • Associate Technical Editor for Journal of Porous Media
  • Technical Editor for Applied Mechanics Reviews
  • Associate Technical Editor for ASME Journal of Electronic Packaging 
  • Member of ASME Committee on Environmental Heat Transfer
  • Reviewer for ASME Journals and Conferences and other Journals
  • Book reviewer for ASME Journal of Electronic Packaging and for Applied Mechanics Reviews
Honors & Awards
  • Recipient of Alexander Humphreys Distinguished Teaching Award, Stevens Institute of Technology, 2003
  • Recipient of Jess H. Davis Memorial Research Award, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1995
  • Recipient of NSF travel grant to participate in NSF-sponsored workshop titled:"Frontiers in Transport Phenomena Research & Education: Energy Systems, Security, IT and Nanotechnology," University of Connecticut, May 2007.
  • Recipient of Dean's Recognition for Excellence in Teaching, Stevens Institute of Technology, 1995, 1997, 1998
  • Recipient of Stevens Research Initiation Grant, 1987.
Professional Societies
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE)
Selected Publications
Conference Proceedings
  1. Hadim, H. (Nov 7-13, 1995). "Non-Darcy Natural Convection in a Porous Enclosure Saturated with a Power Law Fluid", Proceedings of the ASME 1995 Winter Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.
  2. Hadim, H. and Suwa, T. (Aug 15-17, 1999). "Forced Convection in a Sintered Porous Channel with Inlet and Outlet Slots – Numerical Study and Experimental Comparison", Proceedings of the 1999 National Heat Transfer Conference, Albuquerque, NM.
  3. H. Hadim, and K. Blecker. (Nov 13-21, 2013). "A Numerical Study of Conjugate Heat Transfer By Natural Convection and Surface Radiation In a Square Enclosure with Thick Adiabatic Walls", Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2013. San Diego, California.
  4. C. Adam, and H. Hadim. (Nov 13-21, 2013). "Numerical Study of Transient Multiphase Slug Flow Through A Tube At High Velocity", Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2013. San Diego, California.
  5. Xu, W., Li, J., Zhang, G., Hadim, H., and Shi, Y. (Nov 9-15, 2012). "MEMS Tester for Measuring Nanostructure’s Thermal Conductivity", Proceedings of the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2012. Houston, TX.
  6. Hadim, H., Lawrence, V. (Dec 2-3, 2012). "Multi-Spectrum Sensor System for Target Acquisition and Tracking", invited presentation at the semi-annual meeting of the National Small Arms Center. Atlanta, GA.
  7. Hadim, H., and Dutreuil, J. (Mar 13-17, 2011). "Design Parameters for High-Efficiency Hybrid PV/Thermal Solar Energy Systems", Proceedings of the 8th ASME-JSME Thermal Engineering Joint Conference. Honolulu, HI.
  8. Weihe X., Chen, Q., Hadim, H., Shi Y. (Mar 13-17, 2011). "The Fabrication of Thermoelectric La0.95Sr0.05CoO3 Nanofibers and Seebeck Coefficient Measurement", Proceedings of the 8th ASME-JSME Thermal Engineering Joint Conference. Honolulu, HI.
  9. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H. (Aug 2008). "Multidisciplinary Heat Generating Logic Block Placement Optimization Using Genetic Algorithm", Proceedings of ASME Heat Transfer Conference, Jacksonville, FL.
  10. Fisher, F., Chassapis, C., Esche, S., Hadim, H. (Jun 2007). "Feasibility of a Fully Online Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering Degree for Non-traditional Learners", Proceedings of the 2007 ASEE Conference, HI.
  11. Hadim, H., and Suwa, T. (Nov 5-10, 2006). "Integrated Multidisciplinary Design and Optimization Methodologies in Electronics Packaging: State-of-the-Art Review", Proceedings of the 2005 ASME IMECE Conference, Chicago, IL.
  12. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H. (Jun 5-8, 2006). "Multidisciplinary Heat Generating Cell Placement Optimization Using Genetic Algorithm and Artificial Neural Networks", Proceedings of AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference. San Francisco, CA .
  13. Hadim, H. and Mehmedagic, I. (Nov 5-10, 2000). "Cooling Technique for Electronic Enclosures using Phase Change Materials", Proceedings of the ASME 2000 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. Orlando, FL.
  14. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H. (Nov 5-11, 2005). "Multidisciplinary Placement Optimization of Heat Generating Electronic Components on Printed Circuit Board in Channel Flow Forced Convection Using Artificial Neural Networks", with T. Suwa, Proceedings of the 2005 ASME IMECE Conference, Orlando, FL.
  15. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H. (2005). "Multidisciplinary Placement Optimization of Heat Generating Electronic Components on Printed Circuit Boards using Artificial Neural Networks", Proceedings of the ASME/Pacific Rim Technical Conference and Exhibition on Integration and Packaging of MEMS, NEMS, and Electronic Systems: Advances in Electronic Packaging. (PART C, pp. 2075-2082).
  16. Hadim, H., Chassapis, C., Pochiraju, K., Vaccari, D., Sheppard, K., Korfiatis, G.P. (2005). "Mechanical Engineering Program Assessment in the Schaefer School of Engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology", Proceedings of the 2005 ASEE Conference, Educational Research Methods, Session No. 0266.
  17. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H. (Jul 17-22, 2005). "Multidisciplinary Placement Optimization of Heat Generating Electronic Components Using Genetic Algorithm and Artificial Neural Networks", with T. Suwa, Proceedings of the 2005 ASME InterPACK Conference, San Francisco, CA.
  18. Hadim, H., and Suwa, T. (Jul 11-15, 2004). "Integrated Thermo-mechanical Design and Optimization of BGA Packages Using Genetic Algorithm", Proceedings of the 2004 ASME/AIAA Heat Transfer and Fluids Engineering Conference, Charlotte, N.C.
  19. Hadim, H., and Suwa, T. (Jul 21–23, 2003). "A Multidisciplinary Design and Optimization Methodology in Electronics Packaging: Application to BGA Design", Proceedings of 2003 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference. Las Vegas, Nevada.
  20. Hadim, H., and Esche, S.K. (Nov 6-9, 2002). "Enhancing the Engineering Curriculum through Project-Based Learning", 32nd ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference. Boston, MA.
  21. Esche, S.K., and Hadim, H.A. (2002). "Introduction of Project-based Learning into Mechanical Engineering Courses", with S. K. 2002 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition. Session No. 2366. Montreal, Canada.
  22. (Nov 5-10, 2000). "Cooling Technique for Electronic Enclosures using Phase Change Materials", Proceedings of the ASME 2000 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Orlando, FL.
  23. Hadim, H., Donskoy, D., Sheppard, K., Gallois, B., and Nazalewicz, J. (Jul 2000). "Teaching Mechanics to Freshmen by Linking the Lecture Course to a Design Course", 2000 American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference & Exposition. Session No. 2468. St. Louis, MO.
  24. (Aug 15-17, 1999). "Forced Convection in a Sintered Porous Channel with Inlet and Outlet Slots – Numerical Study and Experimental Comparison", Proceedings of the 1999 National Heat Transfer Conference, Albuquerque, NM.
  25. Chen, G., and Hadim, H. (1996). "Numerical Study of Non-Darcy Forced Convection in a Packed Bed Saturated with a Power Law Fluid", Proceedings of the International Conference on Porous Media and Their Applications in Science, Engineering, and Industry. pp. 19-49.
  26. Hadim, H., Xu, K., and Ferguson, D.E. (May 1995). "Design Methodology for Mold Cooling", Proceedings of the 53rd SPE ANTEC Conference. Paper # 954. Boston, MA.
  27. (Nov 7-13, 1995). "Non-Darcy Natural Convection in a Porous Enclosure Saturated with a Power Law Fluid", Proceedings of the ASME 1995 Winter Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.
Report
  1. Chen, G., and Hadim, H.A. (1998). "Forced Convection of a Power Law Fluid a Porous Channel – Numerical Solutions", Heat and Mass Transfer. 34 221-228.
Journals
  1. Xu W., Li J., Zhang G., Chen X., Galos R., Hadim H., Lu M., Shi Y.. (2013). "A low-cost MEMS tester for measuring single nanostructure's thermal conductivity", Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical, 191 89-98.
  2. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H.. (2011). "Thermal Modeling Technique for Multiple Transistors Within Silicon Chip", ASME Journal of Electronics Packaging, 133 (4).
  3. Xu, W., Chen, Q., Hadim, H., and Shi, Y.. (2011). "Fabrication of Thermoelectric La0.95Sr0.05CoO3 Thin Film and Seebeck Coefficient", ASME Journal of Thermal Sciences and Engineering Application, 3 (4).
  4. Xu, W., Shi, Y., and Hadim, H.. (2010). "The Fabrication of Thermoelectric La0.95Sr0.05CoO3 Nanofibers and Seebeck Coefficient Measurement", Nanotechnology, 21 (39).
  5. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H.. (Sep 2008). "Multidisciplinary Heat Generating Logic Block Placement Optimization Using Genetic Algorithm", Microelectronics J., 39 (6).
  6. Hadim, H. and Suwa, T.. (2008). "Integrated Multidisciplinary Design and Optimization Methodologies in Electronics Packaging: State-of-the-Art Review", ASME Journal of Electronic Packaging, Vol. 130, No. 3, pp. 1-10.
  7. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H.. (2008). "Multidisciplinary Heat Generating Logic Block Placement Optimization Using Genetic Algorithm", Microelectronics Journal, Vol. 39, No. 6, pp. 1200-1208.
  8. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H.. (2007). "Multidisciplinary Placement Optimization of Heat Generating Electronic Components on Printed Circuit Boards", ASME Journal of Electronic Packaging, Vol. 129, No. 1, pp. 90-97.
  9. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H.. (2007). "Multidisciplinary Electronic Package Design and Optimization Methodology Based on Genetic Algorithm", IEEE Transactions on Advanced Packaging, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 402-410.
  10. Suwa, T., and Hadim, H.. (2007). "Multidisciplinary Placement Optimization of Heat Generating Electronic Component on a Printed Circuit Board in an Enclosure", IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technologies, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 402-410.
  11. Hadim, H.. (2006). "Non-Darcy Natural Convection of a Non-Newtonian Fluid in a Porous Cavity", International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 33, No. 10, pp. 1179-1189.
  12. Chen, G., and Hadim, H.A... (1999). "Forced Convection of a Power Law Fluid in a Porous Channel - Integral Solutions", Journal of Porous Media.. 2 (1), 59-69.
  13. Chen, G., and Hadim, H.A.. (1999). "Numerical Study of Three-Dimensional Non-Darcy Forced Convection in a Square Porous Duct", International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat and Fluid Flow.. 9 (2), 151-169.
  14. Chen, G., and Hadim, H.A.. (1997). "Numerical Study of Non-Darcy Forced Convection in a Packed Bed Saturated with a Power Law Fluid", Journal of Porous Media.. 1 (2), 147 - 157.
Books
  1. Vafai, K. and Hadim, H.. (2000). Handbook of Porous Media, Marcell Dekker Inc.
Book Chapters
  1. Hadim, H., and Vafai, K.. (2000). "Overview of Current Computational Studies of Heat Transfer in Porous Media and Their Applications - Forced Convection and Multiphase Heat Transfer", W.J. Minkowycz and E.M. Sparrow (eds.), Advances in Numerical Heat Transfer, Vol. 2, Chapter 9, pp. 291-330,, Taylor & Francis, New York.
Courses
  • ME 335 Thermal Engineering
  • ME 342 Fluid Mechanics
  • ME 354 Heat Transfer
  • ME 601 Engineering Thermodynamics
  • ME 641 Engineering Analysis I
  • ME 604 Advanced Heat Transfer
  • ME 615 Thermal Systems Design
  • E 126 Mechanics of Solids