Robert E Hayes, PhD

Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Chemical and Materials Engineering Dept
Associate Chair, Research, Faculty of Engineering - Chemical and Materials Engineering Dept

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Chemical and Materials Engineering Dept
Email
bob.hayes@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-3571
Address
12-233 Donadeo Innovation Centre For Engineering
9211-116 St
EdmontonAB
T6G 2H5

Associate Chair, Research, Faculty of Engineering - Chemical and Materials Engineering Dept
Email
bob.hayes@ualberta.ca

Overview

Area of Study / Keywords

Reaction Engineering and Catalysis Transport Phenomena - Fluid dynamics/ mass and heat transfer Mathematical and Molecular Modeling Energy


Research

Current research interests involve the application of finite element computational fluid dynamics techniques to systems involving heat and mass transfer, chemical reactions and porous media.

Research Interests:

  • Modelling of catalytic reactors for catalytic combustion
  • Mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions of methane
  • Automotive catalytic converters

Keywords: catalysis, modelling CFD, reaction engineering