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Junfeng Zhang

Junfeng Zhang

Full Professor

Bharti School of Engineering
Science, Engineering and Architecture
F-224, Science Building Sudbury Campus


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  • Postdoc, Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, USA, Nov. 2005 - June 2007
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta, Canada, Jan. 2002 - Oct. 2005
  • M.Sc., Applied Mechanics, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China, Sept. 1990 - Mar. 1993
  • B.Sc., Engineering Mechanics/Mechanical Engineering, Zhejiang University, China, Sept. 1986 - July 1990

Academic Appointments

Bharti School of Engineering, Laurentian University, Sudbury, Canada, July 2007 - present 



  • Blood Cell Flows
  • ​Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Porous and Particulate Flows
  • Multiphase Flows
  • Model and Algorithm Development
  • Lattice Boltzmann Method
  • Microfluidics
  • Nanofluids
  • Colloidal Systems
  • Interfacial Phenomena

       See the following links for complete publications: 

             Google Scholar Citations





  • ENGR 2097 Fluid Mechanics I
  • ENGR 3526 Fluid Mechanics II
  • ENGR 2036 Engineering Thermodynamics I
  • ENGR 2573 Engineering Thermodynamics II
  • MATH 3416 Numerical Methods I
  • ENGR 2016 Engineering Differential Equations
  • ENGR 5526 Microfluidics
  • ENGR 5696 Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering: The Lattice Boltzmann Method
  • ENGR 5696 Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering: Microscopic Complex Flows
  • ENGR 5696 Special Topics in Mechanical Engineering: Mathematial and Numerical Methods in Engineering Sciences


  1. A. Rezghi, P. Li and J. Zhang, Lateral  Migration of Viscoelastic Capsules in Tube Flow, Physics of Fluids, 34(1), 011906, 2022.
  2. M. Jbeili and J. Zhang, Effects of Microscopic Properties on Macroscopic Thermal Conductivity for Convective Heat Transfer in Porous Materials, Micromachines, 12(11), 1369, 2021.
  3. F. A. Amiri and J. Zhang, An Immersed Membrane Method for Mass Transfer across Flexible Semipermeable Membranes in Flows, International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, 128, 105601, 2021.
  4. A. Rezghi and J. Zhang, A Counter-Extrapolation Approach for the Boundary Velocity Calculation in Immersed Boundary Simulations, International Journal of Computational Fluid Dynamics, 35(4), 248-268, 2021.
  5. M. Jbeili and J. Zhang, The Generalized Periodic Boundary Conditions for Microscopic Simulations of Heat Transfer in Heterogeneous Materials, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 173, 121200, 2021.
  6. P. Li and J. Zhang, Similar but Distinct Roles of Membrane and Interior Fluid Viscosities in Capsule Dynamics in Shear Flows, Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology, 12(2), 232-249, 2021.
  7. P. Li and J. Zhang, Finite-Difference and Integral Schemes for Maxwell Viscous Stress Calculation in Immersed Boundary Simulations of Viscoelastic Membranes, Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 19(6), 2667-2681,  2020.
  8. F. A. Amiri, G. Le, Q. Chen, and J. Zhang, Accuracy Improvement for Immersed Boundary Method Using Lagrangian Velocity Interpolation, Journal of Computational Physics, 423, 109800, 2020.
  9. M. Jbeili and J. Zhang, The Temperature Decomposition Method for Periodic Thermal Flows with Conjugate Heat Transfer, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 150, 119288, 2020.
  10. J. He, J. Zhang, and H. Shang, Two-Phase Dynamic Modelling and Simulation of Transport and Reaction in Catalytic Sulfur Dioxide Converters, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 58(25), 10963-10974, 2019.
  11. Z. Wang and J. Zhang, Simulating Anisotropic Flows with Isotropic Lattice Models via Coordinate and Velocity Transform, International Journal of Modern Physics C, 30(10), 1941001, 2019.
  12. S. K. Das, M. Cenanovic, and J. Zhang, A Physics-Based Estimation of Mean Curvature Normal Vector for Triangulated Surfaces, Proceedings of the International Geometry Center, 12(1), 70-78, 2019.
  13. P. Li and J. Zhang, A Finite Difference Method with Sub-Sampling for Immersed Boundary Simulations of the Capsule Dynamics with Viscoelastic Membranes, International Journal of Numerical Methods for Biomedical Engineering, 35(6), e3200, 2019.
  14. J. He, J. Zhang, and H. Shang, Dynamic Modelling and Simulation of the Sulfur Dioxide Converter in an Industrial Smelter, Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, 97(6), 1838-1847, 2019.