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Dr. Yasser Safa

Dr. Yasser Safa

Dr. Yasser Safa

ZHAW School of Engineering
Forschungsschwerpunkt Multiphysics Modeling and Imaging
Wildbachstrasse 21
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 77 22

Persönliches Profil

Tätigkeit an der ZHAW als

Senior Research, Project Leader
Institute for Computational Physics


Arbeits- und Forschungsschwerpunkte, Spezialkenntnisse

Airborne Wind Energy Research, Structural Mechanics Analysis and Design, Multi-Physics Modelling, Thermodynamic of Phase Changes, Fuel Cell Technology.

Aus- und Fortbildung

⌘ 2005 PhD ès. Sciences Techniques
The Section of Mathematics at EPFL, The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne,

Thesis: Numerical Simulation of Thermal and Magnetohydrodynamic Phenomena in Hall-Héroult Cells
A joint development project with Rrio Tinto Alcan,

⌘ 2000 DEA (Master of Advanced Study in Modelling and Intensive Computing)
Partnership: INRIA Rennes France, Univeristy of Reims France, Lebanese University and EPFL Lausanne

Thesis: Optimization of Electrical Current Lines in The Cathode Collector Bar of Aluminum Electrolysis Cell
In collaboration between EPFL and Rrio Tinto Alcan,

⌘ 1998 Civil Engineer Degree
Lebanese University

Thesis: Computational Study on the Underground Nuclear Wast Storage.
A research project in collaboration with Ecole de Mines of Nancy, Polytechnic Institute of Lorraine, France,

Beruflicher Werdegang

⌘ Since 07/2009 Senior Scientist
ZHAW, Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Winterthur, Switzerland.

Topics: Two-Phase Flow, Wind Energy, Transport Phenomena, Thermal Stress Analysis, Fuel Cell Technology

⌘ 2008 Research Associate


Tasks: Numerical code developer

⌘ 2006 - 07/2008 Postdoctoral Researcher
Geneva University.

Topics: Thermodynamics of Phase Equilibrium at Cryogenic Temperature, Helium and Hydrogen Applications

⌘ (06 - 09)/2006 Academic Guest
Institute of Computational Science (IcoS), ETHZ, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zürich.

Topics: Reaction-diffusion Problem With Concentration Driven Deformation, Simulation Methods Using Particles, Parallel Computing

⌘ 2001 – 2006 Research Assistant
EPFL, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne

Topics: Development of Alumnium Reduction Cells Technology: Structural Mechanics, Thermal, Hydrodynamics and Electromagnetics, Numerical Code Implementation, Teaching of Numerical Analysis

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Beiträge in wissenschaftlicher Zeitschrift, peer-reviewed
Bücher und Monographien, peer-reviewed
Buchbeiträge, peer-reviewed
Konferenzbeiträge, peer-reviewed
Weitere Publikationen
Mündliche Konferenzbeiträge und Abstracts
Publikationen vor Tätigkeit an der ZHAW

Patente und Patentanmeldungen