Prof John Rose
BScEng PhD DScEng(Lond) CEng FIMechE FASME

Prof John Rose

Research Professor in Mechanical Engineering
Emeritus Professor

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Engineering 215, Mile End
Expertise: Heat transfer, convection, phase change, condensation, dropwise condensation, condensation of mixtures, condensation of metals, kinetic theory of phase change, molecular dynamics of phase change, integral finned tube, microchannels, refrigeration, air conditioning, enhanced heat transfer.
Affiliations: Fellow of the UK Institution of Mechanical Engineers
Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Brief Biography

John Rose has been full Professor at Queen Mary, University of London since 1985, serving as Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering 1991-1995. He is a Fellow of the UK Institution of Mechanical Engineers and of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. He is a member of the UK Heat Transfer Committee and of the UK Heat Transfer Society of which he was president for 2007/08. He has held sabbatical appointments at MIT, US Naval Postgraduate School and the Universities of Tokyo and Kyushu. His research interests are mainly in the field of condensation heat transfer in which he has published some 300 theoretical and experimental papers. He was UK editor of International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer and International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer 1998 - 2019, and currently serves on the advisory boards of several other journals. He was recipient of the 2018 ASME/AIChE Max Jakob Memorial Award for eminent achievement in the field of Heat Transfer.