The 2nd International Conference of

Interfacial PhenomenA and Heat Transfer

Xi'an, China , July 7-10, 2017


State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering

Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China


Key Laboratory of Enhanced Heat Transfer and Energy Conversion, Ministry Education of China

Beijing Key Laboratory of Heat Transfer and Energy Conversion

Beijing University of Technology, Beijing China

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The 2nd International Conference of Interfacial Phenomena and Heat Transfer(IPHT 2017)

Was held at Xi'an Jiaotong University
Xi'an, China
during July 7-10, 2017.


The conference is intended to provide a platform for researchers to exchange information and identify research needs in the interdisciplinary, rapidly developing research area of interfacial phenomena encompassing several disciplines including chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, applied mathematics, physics, and chemistry.

List of sessions and winners of Best poster award:

  • Session 1: Thermocapillary flows, instability, interfacial wave, evaporation, condensation.

Best poster: Elizaveta Gatapova, Ekaterina Korbanova, Oleg Kabov. The temperature jump measurements at liquid-gas interface for different fluids.

  • Session 2: Boiling, nucleation, bubbles, entrainment, critical heat flux.

Best poster: Rui Li, Fang Ye, Fengfei Yang, Hang Guo, Chongfang Ma. Influence of bubble spacing on double-bubbles pool boiling.

  • Session 3: Nano- and micro- structured surfaces for enhancement of phase change phenomena.

Best poster: Xinglong Shang, Bofeng Bai. The motion of droplets across alternating hydrophobic and hydrophilic stripes.

  • Session 4: Two-phase flows, heat and mass transfer in micro channels and mini structures.

Best poster: Yeyuan Li, Mingfang Kang, Yasuhiro Kamotani. Study of angular momentum change in two-phase cyclonic separator for space application.

  • Session 5: Contact line phenomena, droplets, spray, film flows, dry spots formation, wettability effect.

Best poster: Elena Bykovskaya, Dmitry Zaitsev, Oleg Kabov. Heat transfer in a locally heated liquid film flowing along an inclined plate.

Conference program and book of abstracts:

Group photo:

Please download the group photo here.

Conference Chairs

Bo Feng BAI
Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China

Hang GUO
Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China

International Co-Chairs

Oleg A. Kabov
Kutateladze Institute of Thermophysics, SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia

Paolo Di MARKO
University of Pisa - Destec, Pisa, Italy

Haruhiko OHTA
Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

Conference secretariat:

Zheng Yuan LUO, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, China

Conference Organizers


National Natural Science Foundation of China

Begell House, Inc., Danbury, CT, USA

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