Profile
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Title: 
Assist. Prof. Dr.
Surname: 
GHODS
Status: 
Full-Time Academic Staff
Program: 
Chemical Engineering
Telephone: 
+90 392 661 29 70
E-mail: 
masoud@metu.edu.tr
Educational Background: 
  • B.S., Amirkabir University of Technology; M.S., Sharif University of Technology; Ph.D., Cleveland State University
Research Interests: 
  • Fluid Flows
  • Materials Phase Transformation
  • Process Dynamics and Control
  • Image Processing
  • Artificial Intelligence Application in Chemical Engineering
Courses Taught: 
  • Chemical Process Calculations
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Process Control
Selected Publications: 
  • M. Ghods, M. Lauer, R.N. Grugel, S.N. Tewari, and D.R. Poirier, “Macrosegregation due to convection in Al-19Cu Alloy Directionally Solidified through an Abrupt expansion in Cross-section: A Comparison with Al-7Si,” Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 2017, Vol. 26, Issue 10, pp. 4876–4889
  • M. Lauer, M. Ghods, R.N. Grugel, S.N. Tewari, and D.R. Poirier, “Macrosegregation during re-melting and holding of directionally solidified Al-7 wt. % Si alloy in microgravity,” invited paper for the Journal of Minerals, Metals & Materials (JOM), 2017, Vol. 69, Issue 8, pp. 1289–1297.
  • M. Ghods, M. Lauer, R.N. Grugel, S.N. Tewari, and D.R. Poirier, “Convection and Macrosegregation in Al-19Cu Alloy Directionally Solidified through an Abrupt Contraction in Cross-section: A Comparison with Al-7Si,” Journal of Crystal Growth, 2017, Vol. 459, pp. 135-145.
  • M. Ghods, L. Johnson, M. Lauer, R.N. Grugel, S.N. Tewari, and D.R. Poirier, “Macrosegregation in Al-7Si Alloy Caused by Abrupt Cross-Section Change during Directional Solidification,” Journal of Crystal Growth, 2016, Vol. 449, pp. 134-147.
  • M. Ghods, L. Johnson, M. Lauer, R.N. Grugel, S.N. Tewari, and D.R. Poirier, “Radial Macrosegregation and Dendrite Clustering in Directionally Solidified Al-7Si and Al-19Cu Alloys,” Journal of Crystal Growth, 2016, Vol. 441, pp. 107-116.