Shakeel Ahmad

Post-doctoral fellow

Post-doctoral fellow


Research Interests

My current research interests mainly include radiative cooling, thermal management, heat transfer and machine learning. 

Selected Publications

  • Shedding of a condensing droplet from beetle-inspired bumps. S Ahmad, H Tang, H Yao. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 141, 1087-1096 (2019).
  • Molecular dynamics simulations of nanoscale boiling on mesh-covered surfaces. S Ahmad, W Deng, H Liu, SA Khan, J Chen, J Zhao. Applied Thermal Engineering 195, 117183, (2021).
  • A novel strategy of thermal management system for battery energy storage system based on supercritical CO2. SA Khan, S Ahmad, KT Lau, K Dong, HE Sihong, H Liu, J Zhao. Energy Conversion and Management 277, 116676 (2023)


MS., Xi’an Jiaotong University, China, 2015

Ph.D., The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, 2019

Professional Profile

2019-2022: Postdoctoral fellow, CityU, Hong Kong

KAUST Affiliations

Division of Physical Science and Engineering

Research Interests Keywords

Radiative Cooling Thermal management Heat transfer Machine learning Phase-change