Contact InformationFeridun Hamdullahpur

Phone: 519-888-4400
Location: NH 3073A

Research Interests

  • Energy Conversion Systems
  • Fluidized Beds: Hydrodynamics and Combustion
  • Hydrodynamics of Gas-solid Two-Phase Flow Systems
  • Cyclone Modeling
  • Fluidized Bed Drying
  • Fluidized Bed gasification of Bio-mass
  • Solid Oxide Fuel Cells


  • 1985, Doctorate, Chemical Engineering, Technical University of Nova Scotia
  • 1979, Master of Science, Mechanical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University
  • 1976, Bachelor of Science (BSc), Mechanical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University

Selected/Recent Publications

  • Ouellette, David and Colpan, C Ozgur and Matida, Edgar and Cruickshank, Cynthia A and Hamdullahpur, Feridun, A comprehensive 1D model of a flowing electrolyte-direct methanol fuel cell with experimental validation, International Journal of Energy Research, 39(1), 2015, 33 - 45
  • Herdem, Münür Sacit and Farhad, Siamak and Hamdullahpur, Feridun, Modeling and parametric study of a methanol reformate gas-fueled HT-PEMFC system for portable power generation applications, Energy Conversion and Management, 101, 2015, 19 - 29
  • Herdem, Münür Sacit and Farhad, Siamak and Dincer, Ibrahim and Hamdullahpur, Feridun, Thermodynamic modeling and assessment of a combined coal gasification and alkaline water electrolysis system for hydrogen production, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 39(7), 2014, 3061 - 3071
  • Zarrin, Hadis and Farhad, Siamak and Hamdullahpur, Feridun and Chabot, Victor and Yu, Aiping and Fowler, Michael and Chen, Zhongwei, Effects of diffusive charge transfer and salt concentration gradient in electrolyte on Li-ion battery energy and power densities, Electrochimica Acta, 125, 2014, 117 - 123
  • Younessi-Sinaki, Maryam and Hamdullahpur, Feridun, Numerical investigation on the number of active surface sites of carbon catalysts in the decomposition of methane, AIChE Journal, 60(6), 2014, 2228 - 2234