Peer-reviewed journal papers

  1. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Vontobel, P., Or, D. (2008). Drying front and water content dynamics during evaporation from sand delineated by neutron radiography. Water Resour. Res., 44, W06418.

  2. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Or, D. (2008). Effects of hydrophobic layers on evaporation from porous media. Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L19407.

  3. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Or, D. (2009). Characteristics of evaporation from partially-wettable porous media. Water Resour. Res., 45, W02415.

  4. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Or, D. (2009). Critical evaluation of enhancement factors for vapor transport through unsaturated porous media. Water Resour. Res., 45, W10433.

  5. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Or, D. (2010). Evaporation from layered porous media. J. Geophys. Res., 115, B06204.

  6. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Or, D. (2010). Liquid phase continuity and solute concentration dynamics during evaporation from porous media- pore scale processes near vaporization surface. Phys. Rev. E, 81, 046308.

  7. Shokri, N., Or, D. (2010). Comment on “A simple model for describing hydraulic conductivity in unsaturated porous media accounting for film and capillary flow” by A. Peters and W. Durner. Water Resour. Res., 46, W06801.

  8. Shokri, N., Or, D. (2011). What determines drying rates at the onset of diffusion controlled stage-2 evaporation from porous media?. Water Resour. Res., 47, W09513. Cover of Vol. 47 No. 9 of Water Resources Research

  9. Shokri, N., Salvucci, G. (2011). Evaporation from porous media in the presence of a water table. Vadose Zone J., 10, 1309-1318.

  10. Norouzi Rad, M., Shokri, N. (2012). Nonlinear effects of salt concentrations on evaporation from porous media. Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L04403. 

  11. Shokri, N., Sahimi, M., Or, D. (2012). Morphology, propagation, dynamics and scaling characteristics of drying fronts in porous media. Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L09401.

  12. Shokri, N., Sahimi, M. (2012). The structure of drying fronts in three-dimensional porous media. Phys. Rev. E 85, 066312. Selected to be displayed on PRE journal web site as a part of "Kaleidoscope"

  13. Sadeghi, M., Shokri, N., Jones, S.B. (2012). A novel analytical solution to steady-state evaporation from porous media. Water Resour. Res., 48, W09516.

  14. Shokri, N., Or, D. (2013). Drying patterns of porous media containing wettability contrasts. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 391, 135-141.

  15. Rashidi, S., Tamayol, A., Valipour, M.S., Shokri, N. (2013). Fluid flow and forced convection heat transfer around a solid cylinder wrapped with a porous ring. Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 63, 91-100.

  16. Or, D., Lehmann, P., Shahraeeni, E., Shokri, N. (2013). Advances in soil evaporation physics – a review. Vadose Zone J., 12(4), doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0163.

  17. Norouzi Rad, M., Shokri, N., Sahimi, M. (2013). Pore-scale dynamics of salt precipitation in heterogeneous porous media. Phys. Rev. E, 88, 032404. Selected to be displayed on PRE journal web site as a part of "Kaleidoscope"

  18. Shokri, N. (2014). Pore-scale dynamics of salt transport and distribution in drying porous media. Phys. Fluids, 26, 012106.

  19. Grapsas, N., Shokri, N. (2014). Acoustic characteristics of fluid interface displacement in drying porous media. Int. J. Multiphas Flow, 62, 30-36.

  20. DeCarlo, K.F., Shokri, N. (2014). Salinity effects on cracking morphology and dynamics in 3-D desiccating clays. Water Resour. Res., 50, 3052-3072.

  21. DeCarlo, K.F., Shokri, N. (2014). Effects of substrate on cracking patterns and dynamics in desiccating clay layers. Water Resour. Res., 50, 304-3051.

  22. Grassia, P., Mas-Hernandez, E., Shokri, N., Cox, S.J., Mishuris, G., Rossen, W.R. (2014). Analysis of a Model for Foam Improved Oil Recovery. J. Fluid Mech., 751, 346-405.

  23. Norouzi Rad, M., Shokri, N. (2014). Effects of grain angularity on NaCl precipitation in porous media during evaporation. Water Resour. Res., 50, 9020-9030.

  24. Khosravian, H., Joekar-Niasar, V., Shokri, N. (2015). Effects of flow history on oil entrapment in porous media: An experimental study. AIChE J., 61, 1385–1390.

  25. Keshmiri, A., Uribe, J., Shokri, N. (2015). Benchmarking of Three Different CFD Codes in Simulating Natural, Forced, and Mixed Convection Flows. Numerical Heat Transfer Part A, 67(12), 1324-1351.

  26. Mas-Hernandez, E., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2015). Foam improved oil recovery: Foam front displacement in the presence of slumping. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, 473, 123-132.

  27. Norouzi Rad, M., Shokri, N., Keshmiri, A., Withers, P. (2015). Effects of grain and pore size on salt precipitation during evaporation from porous media: A pore-scale investigation. Trans. Porous Med., 110(2), 281-294.

  28. Shokri, N., Zhou, P., Keshmiri, A. (2015). Patterns of Desiccation Cracks in Saline Bentonite Layers. Trans. Porous Med., 110(2), 333-344.

  29. Jambhekar, V.A., Helmig, R., Schroder, N., Shokri, N. (2015). Free-flow-porous-media coupling for evaporation-driven transport and precipitation of salt. Trans. Porous Med., 110(2), 251-280.

  30. Osei-Bonsu, K., Shokri, N., Grassia, P. (2015). Foam stability in the presence and absence of hydrocarbons: From bubble-to bulk-scale. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, 481, 514–526.

  31. Mas-Hernandez, E., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2015). Foam improved oil recovery: Modelling the effect of an increase in injection pressure. European Physical Journal E, 38, 67.

  32. Shokri, N., Or, D., Weisbrod, N., Prat, M. (2015). Drying of porous media. Trans. Porous Med., 110(2), 171-173.

  33. Rodríguez de Castro, A., Shokri, N., Karadimitriou, N., Oostrom, M., Joekar-Niasar, V. (2015). Experimental Study on Non-monotonicity of Capillary Desaturation Curves in a Pore-network. Water Resour. Res., 51(10), 8517–8528.

  34. Dehghan, M., Valipour, M.S., Keshmiri, A., Saedodin, S., Shokri, N. (2016). On the thermally developing force convection through a porous material under the local thermal non-equilibrium condition: an analytical study. Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 92, 815-823.

  35. Osei-Bonsu, K., Shokri, N., Grassia, P. (2016). Fundamental investigation of foam flow in a liquid-filled Hele-Shaw cell. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 462, 288-296.

  36. Keshmiri, A., Osman, K., Benhamadouche, S., Shokri, N. (2016). Assessment of advanced RANS models against large eddy simulation and experimental data in the investigation of ribbed passages with passive heat transfer. Numerical Heat Transfer Part B: Fundamentals, 69(2), 96-110.

  37. Rodríguez de Castro, A., Oostrom, M., Shokri, N. (2016). Effects of Shear-thinning Fluids on Residual Oil Formation in Microfluidic Pore Networks. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 472, 34-43.

  38. Rabbani, H., Joekar-Niasar, V., Shokri, N. (2016). Effects of intermediate wettability on entry capillary pressure in angular pores. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 473, 34-43.

  39. Jambhekar, V.A., Mejri, E., Schröder, N., Helmig, R., Shokri, N. (2016). Kinetic approach to model reactive transport and mixed salt precipitation in a coupled free-flow-porous-media system. Trans. Porous Med., 114(2), 341-369.

  40. Grassia, P., Torres-Ulloa, C., Berres, S., Mas-Hernandez, E., Shokri, N. (2016). Foam front propagation in anisotropic oil reservoirs. European Physical Journal E, 39 (4), 42.

  41. Bergstad, M., Shokri, N. (2016). Evaporation of NaCl solution from porous media with mixed wettability. Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 4426–4432.

  42. Shokri Kuehni, S.M.S., Bou-Zeid, E., Webb, C., Shokri, N. (2016). Roof cooling by direct evaporation from a porous roof layer. Energy and Buildings, 127, 521-528.

  43. Mas-Hernandez, E., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2016). Modelling foam improved oil recovery within a heterogeneous reservoir. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, 510, 43-52.

  44. Ou, X., Zhang, X., Lowe, T., Blanc, R., Norouzi Rad, M., Wang, Y., Batail, N., Pham, C., Shokri, N., Garforth, A., Withers, P., Fan, X. (2017). X-ray micro computed tomography characterization of cellular SiC foams for their applications in chemical engineering. Materials Characterization, 123, 20–28.

  45. Osei-Bonsu, K., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2017). Investigation of foam flow in a 3D printed porous medium in the presence of oil. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 490, 850-858.

  46. Osei-Bonsu, K., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2017). Relationship between bulk foam stability, surfactant formulation and oil displacement efficiency in porous media. Fuel, 203,403-410.

  47. Shokri-Kuehni, S.M.S., Norouzirad, M., Webb, C., Shokri, N. (2017). Impact of type of salt and ambient conditions on saline water evaporation from porous media. Adv. Water Resour., 105, 154-161.

  48. Rabbani, H., Joekar-Niasar, V., Pak, T., Shokri, N. (2017). New insights on the complex physics of two-phase flow in porous media under intermediate-wet conditions. Sci. Rep., 7, 4584, London: Nature Publishing Group.

  49. Shokri-Kuehni, S.M.S., Vetter, T., Webb, C., Shokri, N. (2017). New insights into saline water evaporation from porous media: Complex interaction between evaporation rates, precipitation and surface temperature. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 5504-5510.

  50. Lacey, M., Hollis, C., Oostrom, M., Shokri, N. (2017). Effects of pore and grain size on dynamics of immiscible two-phase flow in porous media delineated by micromodels. Energy & Fuels. 31(9), 9026-9034.

  51. Osman, A., Goehring, L., Patti, A., Stitt, H., Shokri, N. (2017). Fundamental investigation of the drying of solid suspensions. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 56(37), 10506-10513.

  52. Dashtian, H., Shokri, N., Sahimi, M. (2018). Pore-network model of evaporation-induced salt precipitation in porous media: the effect of correlations and heterogeneity. Adv. Water Resour., 112, 59-71.

  53. Leaper, S., Abdel-Karim, A., Faki, B., Luque-Alled, J.M., Alberto, M., Vijayaraghavan, A., Holmes, S.M., Shokri, N., Gorgojo, P. (2018). Flux-enhanced PVDF mixed matrix membranes incorporating APTS-functionalized graphene oxide for membrane distillation. J. Membr. Sci., 554, 309-323.

  54. Rabbani, H.S., Or, D., Liu, Y., Lai, C.-Y., Lu, N., Datta, S.S., Stone, H.A., Shokri, N.  (2018). Suppressing viscous fingering in structured porous media. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 115(19), 4833-4838. 

  55. Shojaei, M.J., Osei-Bonsu,K., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2018). Foam Flow Investigation in 3D-Printed Porous Media: Fingering and Gravitational Effects. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 57, 21, 7275-7281.

  56. Osei-Bonsu, K., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2018). Effects of pore geometry on dynamics of flowing foam in porous media. Trans. Porous Med., 124(3), 903–917.

  57. Osman, A., Shahidzadeh, N., Stitt, H., Shokri, N. (2018). Morphological transformations during drying of surfactant-nanofluid droplets. J. Ind. Eng. Chem., 67(25), 92-95.

  58. Shokri-Kuehni, S.M.S., Bergstad, M., Sahimi, M., Webb, C., Shokri, N. (2018). Iodine k-edge dual energy imaging reveals the influence of particle size distribution on solute transport in drying porous media. Sci. Rep., 10, 10731, London: Nature Publishing Group.

  59. Rabbani, H.S., Zhao, B., Juanes, R., Shokri, N. (2018). Pore geometry control of apparent wetting in porous media. Sci. Rep., 8, 15729, London: Nature Publishing Group.

  60. Osman, A., Leaper, S., Sreepal, V., Gorgojo, P., Stitt, H., Shokri, N. (2019). Dynamics of Salt Precipitation on Graphene Oxide Membranes. Crystal Growth & Design, 19 (1), 498–505.

  61. Shokri, N. (2019). Comment on "Analytical estimation show low depth-independent water loss due to vapor flux from deep aquifers by John S. Selker [2017]”. Water Resour. Res., 55, 1730–1733.

  62. Shojaei, M.J, Osei-Bonsu, K., Richman, S., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2019). Foam Stability Influenced by Displaced Fluids and by Pore Size of Porous Media. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 58 (2), 1068–1074.

  63. Aboufoul, M., Shokri, N., Saleh, E., Tuck, C., Garcia, A. (2019). Dynamics of water evaporation from 3D printed porous asphalt. Constr. Build. Mater., 202, 406-414.

  64. Guo, J., Chen, M., Huang, Y., Shokri, N. (2019). Salinity effects on ultrasound-assisted hot air drying kinetics of sewage sludge. Thermochim Acta., 678, 178298

  65. Bakhshian, S., Hosseini, S.A., Shokri, N. (2019). Pore-scale characteristics of multiphase flow in heterogeneous porous media using the lattice Boltzmann method. Sci. Rep., 9, 3377, London: Nature Publishing Group.

  66. Shokri, N., Prat, M., Coussot, P. (2019). Saline Water Evaporation from Porous Media. Trans. Porous Med., 128(3), 857-859.

  67. Shojaei, M.J, Rodriguez de Castro, A., Meheust, Y., Shokri, N. (2019). Dynamics of foam flow in a rock fracture: Effects of aperture variation on apparent shear viscosity and bubble morphology. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 552, 15, 464-475.

  68. Dashtian, H., Shokri, N., Sahimi, M. (2019). Pore-network simulation of drying of heterogeneous and stratified porous media. in Y. Mahmoudi, K. Hooman, K. Vafai (eds.) Convective Heat Transfer in Porous Media, CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, Florida, pp. 87-101.

  69. Akbarzadeh, M., Rashidi, S., Keshmiri, A., Shokri, N. (2020). The Optimum Position of Porous Insert for a Double-Pipe Heat Exchanger Based on Entropy Generation and Thermal Analysis. J. Therm. Anal. Calorim., 139, 411–426.

  70. Hassani, A., Azapagic, A., D'Odorico, P., Keshmiri, A., Shokri, N. (2020). Desiccation crisis of saline lakes: A new decision-support framework for building resilience to climate change. Science of the Total Environment, 703, 134718.

  71. Shokri-Kuehni, S.M.S., Raaijmakers, B., Kurz, T., Or, D., Helmig, R., Shokri, N. (2020). Water Table Depth and Soil Salinization: From Pore-Scale Processes to Field-Scale Responses. Water Resour. Res., 56, e2019WR026707. 10.1029/2019WR026707.

  72. Bakhshian, S., Rabbani, H.S., Hosseini, S.A., Shokri, N. (2020). New Insights into Complex Interactions Between Heterogeneity and Wettability Influencing Two-Phase Flow in Porous Media. Geophys. Res. Lett., 47, e2020GL088187.

  73. Osman, A., Goehring, L., Stitt, H., Shokri, N. (2020). Controlling the drying-induced peeling of colloidal films, Soft Matter, 16, 8345 - 8351.

  74. Hassani, A., Azapagic, A., Shokri, N. (2020). Predicting Long-term Dynamics of Soil Salinity and Sodicity on a Global Scale, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 117(52), 33017-33027,

  75. Shojaei, M.J., Meheust, Y., Osman, A., Grassia, P.,  Shokri, N. (2021). Combined Effects of Nanoparticles and Surfactants upon Foam Stability, Chem. Eng. Sci., 238, 116601.

  76. Bakhshian, S., Rabbani, H.S., Shokri, N. (2021). Physics-driven investigation of wettability effects on two-phase flow in natural porous media: Recent advances, new insights, and future perspectives, Transp. Porous Med., 140, 85–106.

  77. Nooraiepour, M., Masoudi, M., Shokri, N., Hellevang, H. (2021), Probabilistic Nucleation and Crystal Growth in Porous Medium: New Insights from Calcium Carbonate Precipitation on Primary and Secondary Substrates, ACS Omega, 6, 42, 28072–28083.

  78. Hassani, A., Azapagic, A., Shokri, N. (2021). Global Predictions of Primary Soil Salinization Under Changing Climate in the 21st Century, Nat. Commun., 12, 6663.

  79. Shokri-Kuehni, S.M.S., Sahimi, M., Shokri, N. (2022), A personal perspective on prediction of saline water evaporation from porous media, Drying Technology, 40 (4), 691-696, DOI: 10.1080/07373937.2021.1999256

  80. Shih, Y.H., Huang, Q.Z., Lamorski, K., Hsu1, S.Y., Hu, M.C., Tsao, C.W., Sławiński, C., Shokri, N. (2022), Euler Characteristic during Drying of Porous Media, Dry. Technol., 40:4, 781-795, DOI: 10.1080/07373937.2021.2007946.

  81. Alexander, S., Denkov, N., Grassia, P., Kiani, S., Sagisaka, M., Shojaei, M.J., Shokri, N. (2022). Foam generation and stability: Role of surfactant structure and asphaltene aggregates, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 61, 1, 372–381.

  82. Vorhauer-Huget, N., Shokri, N. (2022), 30 years of pore network modeling in drying, Dry. Technol., 40:4, 689-690, DOI: 10.1080/07373937.2022.2033422.

  83. Shojaei, M.J., Or, D., Shokri, N. (2022), Localized delivery of liquid fertilizer in coarse textured soils using foam as carrier, Trans. Porous Med., 10.1007/s11242-022-01820-5.

  84. Mahdaviara, M., Sharifi, M., Bakhshian, B., Shokri, N. (2022), Prediction of Spontaneous Imbibition in Porous Media Using Deep and Ensemble Learning Techniques, Fuel, 329, 125349.

  85. Shokri, N., Stevens, B., Madani, K., Grabe, J., Schlüter, M., Smirnova, I. (2022), Climate Informed Engineering: An essential pillar of Industry 4.0 transformation, ACS Eng. Au (Accepted)

  86. Jannesarahmadi, S.; Aminzadeh, M., Raga, R., Shokri, N. (2023), Effects of microplastics on evaporation dynamics in porous media, Chemosphere, 311, 137023.

  87. Nevermann, H., Gomez, J.N.B., Fröhle, P., Shokri, N. (2022), Land loss implications of sea level rise along the coastline of Colombia under different climate change scenarios (in review)

  88. Nevermann, H., AghaKouchak, A., Shokri, N. (2022). Climate change implications on future dynamics of coastal wetlands (in review)

  89. Shah, T.M., Jannesarahmadi, S, Shokri-Kuehni, S., Ellinger, D, Brose, A., Or, D., Shokri, N. (2022), Research-based learning approaches for teaching microplastics effects on soil processes (in review)

  90. Pak, T., Rabbani, H., Raeini, A., Shokri, N. (2022). Effects of pore-morphology on multiphase fluid displacement in porous media – A high resolution modelling investigation (in review)

  91. Jafarian, K., Kayhania, M.H., Nazari, M., Ghorbanbakhsh, B., Shokri, N. (2022), WAG injection in porous media: A microfluidic analysis (in review)

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