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James Howard

Dublin, Ireland
Post Doctoral Member of Technical Staff


University of Limerick, PhD in Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer (2013)
University of Limerick, B. Eng in Mechanical Engineering (2009)


James Howard is a Postdoctoral Member of Technical Staff (PMTS) at Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent.

Honors and Awards

Awarded the 2009 University of Limerick silver medal for first place in the graduating class from the College of Science & Engineering

Was recognised with an Advanced Scholar Award (2009) from the University of Limerick

Selected Articles and Publications

Journal Publications

1. Howard, J. A., Walsh, P. A. (2013) Review and Extensions to Film Thickness Prediction Methods for Taylor Flows, International Journal of Multiphase Flows, 55:32-42.
2. Howard, J. A., Walsh, P. A. (2012) An Experimental Investigation of Heat Transfer Enhancement Mechanisms in Microencapsulated Phase-Change Material Slurry Flows, Heat Transfer Engineering, 34(2-3):223-234
3. Howard, J. A., Walsh, P. A., Walsh, E. J. (2011) Prandtl and Capillary Effects on Heat Transfer Performance within Laminar Liquid-Gas Slug Flows, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 54(21-22):4752-4761