PUBLICATIONS

Journal Papers

H. S. Lee, H. Merte, Jr., G. Picker, and J. Straub, 2003, "Quasi-homogeneous Boiling Nucleation on a Small Spherical Heater in Microgravity", submitted for publication to Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer.

H. Merte, Jr., H. S. Lee, and F. Chiaramonte, 2000, "Boiling in Microgravity-Roles of Drop Tower Testing", Space Forum, Vol.6, pp101-107.

H. S. Lee and H. Merte, Jr., 1998, "The Origin of the Dynamic Growth of Vapor Bubbles Related to Vapor Explosion", Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol.120, No.1, pp174-182.

H. Merte, Jr. and H. S. Lee, 1997, Quasi-Homogeneous Nucleation in Microgravity at Low Heat Flux: Experiments and Theory", Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 119, No.2, pp.305-312.

H. S. Lee, H. Merte, Jr. and F. Chiaramonte, 1997, "The Pool Boiling Curve in Microgravity", Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol.11, No.2, April-June 1997.

H. S. Lee and H. Merte, Jr., 1996, "Spherical Vapor Bubble Growth in Uniformly Superheated Liquids", Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol.39, No.12 pp.2427-2447.

H. S. Lee and H. Merte, Jr., 1996, "Hemispherical Vapor Bubble Growth in Microgravity: Experiments and Model", Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol.39, No.12, pp.2449-2461.

H. Merte, Jr., H. S. Lee, and J. S. Ervin, 1994, "Transient Nucleate Pool Boiling in Microgravity-Some Initial Results", Microgravity sci. technol. VII/2, p173-179.

Conference Papers

H. S. Lee and L. W. Cholewczynski, 2003, A Study on Convection and Boiling Heat -Transfer Modes in a Standard Engine Cooling System, Submitted to SAE VTMS6, Brighton , UK.

H.S. Lee and H. Merte, Jr., 1999, "Pool Boiling Mechanisms in Microgravity", presented at the UEF Conference of Microgravity Fluid Physics and Heat transfer, Oahu, Hawaii, September 19-24, 1999.

H.S. Lee, 1999, "Pool Boiling in Microgravity", presented at the WKSTC conferencce, Korea Government, July 6-10, 1999, Seoul, Korea.

H. S. Lee, H. Merte, Jr. and F. Chiaramonte, 1998, "Pool Boiling Phenomena in Microgravity", Heat transfer 1998, Proceedings of 11th IHTC, Vol.2, pp395-399, August 23-28, 1998, Kyongju, Korea.

H. S. Lee and H. Merte, Jr., 1997, "Mercury Vapor Bubble Dynamics and Vapor Explosions", presented at the 1997 Winter ANS Meeting, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Vol.77, TANSAO 77 1-560 (1997), pp462

H. Merte, Jr. And H. S. Lee, "Nucleation, Bubble Growth and Heat Transfer in Extended Microgravity Pool Boiling", presented at the Xth European and VIth Russian Symposium-Physical Sciences in Microgravity on the 15-21st of June, 1997.

H. S. Lee and H. Merte, Jr., 1996, "The Origin of the Dynamic Growth of Vapor Bubbles Associated with Vapor Explosion", presented at 1996 ASME International Congress and Expositions, November 17-22, 1996 in Atlanta, GA.

H. S. Lee, H. Merte, Jr. and F. Chiaramonte, 1996, "The Pool Boiling Curve in Microgravity", AIAA paper 96-0499, presented at 34th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Jan.15-18, 1996, Reno, NV and submitted for publication in J. of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer.

H. Merte, Jr. and H. S. Lee, 1995, "Homogeneous Nucleation in Microgravity at Low Heat Flux: Experiments and Theory", ASME paper 95-WA/HT-41,presented at Symposium 1995 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov.13-17, San Francisco.

Reports

H. S. Lee, H. Merte, Jr., and R. B. Keller, 2000, "Thermal Behavior in Electrical Wire Harnesses", Ford PN#A-ARRL 96-554940, Repart No.WMU-MAE-1010.

H. Merte, Jr., and H. S. Lee, 1999,"Quasi-Homogeneous Boiling Nucleation on a Miniature Spherical Solid Heater in Microgravity", NASA Grant NAG3-1310 Report No. UM-MEAM-99-11.

K. D. Patek, H. Merte, Jr., H. S. Lee, and R. B. Keller, 1999, "A Study of Conductive and Convective Heat Transfer in Wire Harness within Conduits", Ford#A-AR-RL 96-554940, Report No.UM-MEAM-99-01.

H. Merte, Jr., H. S. Lee and R. B. Keller, 1998, " Dryout and Rewetting in the Pool Boiling Experiment Flown on STS-72, and STS-77", NASA Grant NAG-1684 Report No. UM-MEAM-98-01.

V. D. Hahn, H. Merte, Jr., and H. S. Lee, 1998, "The Study of Thermal Behavior in Wire Harness", Ford#A-AR-RL 96-554940, Report No. UM-MEAM-98-03.

H. Merte, Jr., H. S. Lee and R. B. Keller, 1995, " Pool Boiling Experiment Flown on STS-47, STS-57, and STS-60", NASA Contract NAS 3-25812 Report No. UM-MEAM-95-01.

H. Merte, Jr., H. S. Lee and R. B. Keller, 1994, "Pool Boiling Experiment Prototype Model Flown on STS-47", NASA Contract NAS 3-25812 Report No. UM-MEAM-93-09.

H. S. Lee and H. Merte, Jr., 1993, "Pool Boiling Experiment Report on Vapor Bubble Dynamics in Microgravity", NASA Contract NAS 3-25812, Report No.UM-MEAM-93-10.

H. S. Lee and H. Merte, Jr., 1993, "Spherical Bubble Growth in Liquids with Initial Uniform Superheat", NASA Contract NAS 3-25812, Report No. UM-MEAM-93-06.

H. S. Lee and H. Merte, Jr., 1993, "Vapor Bubble Dynamics in Non-uniform Temperature Fields", NASA Contract NAS 3-25812, Report No. UM-MEAM-93-07.

H. S. Lee and H. Merte, Jr., 1993, "Role of Instabilities in Pool Boiling Bubble Growth in Microgravity", NASA Contract NAS 3-25812, Report No. UM-MEAM-93-08

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