__BOOKS:__

1.
“Wicking in Porous Materials: Traditional and
Modern Modeling Approaches,” Reza Masoodi and Krishna.M. Pillai, CRC Press,
ISBN 978-1-43-987432-5, Oct 2012.

2.
“Flow and
Transport in Porous Media, An Introduction,” Krishna M. Pillai,
M. Quintard, M. Hassanizadeh,
manuscript under preparation, expected by 2013 end.

__BOOK CHAPTERS:__

1. “Modeling the Processing of Natural Fiber
Composites made using Liquid Composites Molding,” R. Masoodi
and K.M. Pillai, *Handbook
of Bioplastics and Biocomposites
Engineering Applications*, edited by Srikanth Pilla, Publisher: Wiley-Scrivener. 2011.

2. “Processing
Composites for Blast Protection,” Hua Tan and Krishna
M. Pillai, in *Blast protection of civil infrastructures and vehicles using composites*,
edited by N. Uddin, Woodhead
Publishing limited, Cambridge, 2010.

3. “Advanced
Processing Techniques for Composite Materials for Structural Applications,” Rani El-Hajjar, Hua Tan and K.M. Pillai, in *Advanced Composites in Civil Engineering:
Developments and Applications*, edited by N. Uddin,
to be published by Woodhead Publishing limited,
expected date: end of 2012.

4. “Characterization
and Processing of Nanocellulose Thermosetting
Composites,” Ronald C. Sabo, Rani F. El-Hajjar, Craig M. Clemons, Krishna M. Pillai,
in *Technological advancement in polymer nano- composites of cellulose nano-particle:
processing, performance and applications*, edited by Jitendra
K.Pandey, Hitoshi Takagi, Antonio N. Nakagaito and Hyun-Joong Kim, to
be published by Springer-Verlag, expected date 2013.

__JOURNAL ARTICLES: __

1. “On
Applying an External-Flow Driven Mass Transfer Boundary Condition to Simulate
Drying from a Pore-Network Model,” M.R. Shaeri, S. Beyaghi and K.M. Pillai, *International
Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer*, n
57, pp. 331-344, 2013.

2. “A fast numerical simulation for modeling simultaneous
metal flow and solidification in thin cavities using the lubrication
approximation,” A. Reikher and K.M. Pillai, * Numerical** Heat Transfer, Part A*, accepted for
publication.

3. “Drying of a Porous Medium with Multiple Open
sides Using a Pore-Network Model Simulation,” M.R. Shaeri,
S. Beyhaghi and K.M. Pillai,
*International Communications in
Heat and Mass Transfer,* 39 (2012), pp. 1320-1324

DOI information: 10.1016/j.icheatmasstransfer.2012.07.022

4. “A
Study on Moisture Absorption and Swelling in Bio-Based Jute-Epoxy Composites,” Masoodi, R. and Pillai, K.M., *Journal of Reinforced Plastics and
Composites*, v 31, n 5, p 285-294, March 2012.

5. “Mechanical characterization of cellulose nanofiber and bio-derived epoxy composite,” R. Masoodi, R.E. Hajjar, K.M. Pillai, and R. Sabo,
*Materials and Design, *v 36, p
570-576, April 2012*.*

6. "A
General Formula for Capillary Suction Pressure in Porous Media," R. Masoodi and K.M. Pillai, *Journal
of Porous Media*, 15(8), pp 775-783, 2012.

7. “Numerical Simulation of LCM Mold-Filling
during the Manufacture of Natural Fiber Composites,” R. Masoodi,
K.M. Pillai, N. Grahl, and
H. Tan, *Journal of Reinforced Plastics
and Composites*, v31, issue 6, March 2012.

8. “Multiscale Modeling of Unsaturated
Flow in Dual-Dcale Fiber Preforms
of Liquid Composite Molding I: Isothermal Flows,” Hua Tan and K.M. Pillai, *Composites Part
A: Applied Science and Manufacturing*, v 43, n 1, pp. 1-13, Jan 2012.

9. “Multiscale Modeling of
Unsaturated Flow in Dual-Dcale Fiber Preforms of Liquid Composite Molding II: Non-isothermal
Flows,” Hua Tan and K.M. Pillai, *Composites Part A: Applied Science and
Manufacturing*, v 43, n 1, p 14-28, Jan 2012.

10. “Multiscale Modeling of
Unsaturated Flow in Dual-Dcale Fiber Preforms of Liquid Composite Molding III: Reactive Flows,” Hua Tan and K.M. Pillai,
*Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing*, v 43, n 1,
pp. 29-44, Jan 2012.

11. "Darcy's Law Based Numerical Simulation for Modeling
3-D Liquid Absorption into Porous Wicks," Masoodi,
R., Tan, H, and Pillai, K.M., *AIChE** Journal*, v 57, n 5, pp. 1132-1143, May 2011.

12. "Estimation
of Tortuosity and Effective Diffusivity Tensors using
Closure Formulation in a Sintered Polymer Wick during Transport of a Nondilute, Multicomponent
Liquid-Mixture", S. Beyhaghi and K.M. Pillai, *Special
Topics & Reviews in Porous Media - An International Journal*, Vol. 2,
issue 4, pp. 267-282, 2011.

13. “Evaporation and Transport of Non-Dilute,
Multi-Component Liquid Mixtures in Porous Wicks: Simulation and Experimental
Validation”, S. Beyhaghi, K.M. Pillai,
D. T. Qadah, and M. L. Dietz, *International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer*, v 54,
pp.5216-5230, 2011.

14. “Natural Convection – An Overlooked Phenomenon of the
Solidification Process,” A. Reikher, H. Gerber, K.M. Pillai, T.-C. Jen, *Die
Casting Engineer*, Jan 2010

15. “Numerical Simulation of Liquid Absorption in
Paper-Like Swelling Porous Media,” Masoodi, R., Tan.
H., and Pillai, K.M., *AIChE** Journal*, v 56, n 9, pp. 2257-2267, Sep 2010.

16. "Fast
Liquid Composite Molding Simulation of Unsaturated Flow in Dual-Scale Fiber
Mats Using the Imbibition Characteristics of a
Fabric-Based Unit Cell", H. Tan and K.M. Pillai,
*Polymer Composites*, vol. 31, issue
10, p 1790-1807, 2010.

17. “Numerical
Simulation of Reactive Flow in Liquid Composite Molding Using Flux-Corrected
Transport (FCT) Based Finite Element/Control Volume (FE/CV) Method,” Hua Tan, Pillai, K.M., *International Journal of Heat and Mass
Transfer*, v 53, p 2256-2271, 2010.

18. "Effect of Externally Applied Liquid Pressure on
Wicking in Paper Wipes," Masoodi, R., Pillai, K.M. and Varanasi, P.P., *Journal
of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics*, vol. 5, no. 3, 49-66, 2010.

19. "Design and Evaluation of an Idealized Porous Medium
for Calibration of Permeability Measuring Devices," Vechart,
A., Masoodi, R., and Pillai,
K.M., *Advanced Composites Letters*,
Vol. 19, No. 1, 35-49, 2010.

20. "Darcy’s Law based Model for Wicking in
Paper-Like Swelling Porous Media," Masoodi, R.
and Pillai, K.M., *AIChE** Journal*, v 56, n 9, pp. 2257-2267, Sep 2010.

21. “Application of numerical simulation to the
optimization of a thin wall casting in high pressure die casting process,” A. Reikher, H. Gerber, K.M. Pillai,
T.-C. Jen, *Die Casting Engineer*, 2009

- “A Deviation from Darcy’s Law: an implication of
unsaturated flow in dual-scale porous media,” M. Munagavalasa
and K.M. Pillai,
*Journal of Porous Media*, v 12, n 4, p 327-344, 2009.

23. “Finite
element implementation of stress-jump and stress-continuity conditions at
porous-medium, clear-fluid interface,” Hua Tan and K.M. Pillai, *Computers &
Fluids*, v 38 (n 6), p 1118-1131, 2009.

24. “A
method to estimate the accuracy of radial flow-based permeability measuring
devices,” Hua Tan and K.M. Pillai,
*Journal of Composite Materials*, 43(21), p 2307-2332, 2009.

25. "A
Study on Slow Evaporation of Liquids in a Dual-Porosity Porous Medium using
Square Network Model", K M. Pillai , M. Prat, M. Marcoux, *International Journal of Heat and Mass
Transfer*, v 52, n 7-8, p 1643-1656, March 2009

26. “Effect
of fiber-mat anisotropy on 1D mold filling in LCM: A numerical investigation,” Hua Tan, K.M. Pillai,
*Polymer Composites* 29 (8) (2008) 869-882.

27. "Darcy’s Law based Models for Liquid Absorption
in Polymer Wicks," Masoodi, R., Pillai, K.M. and Varanasi, P.P., *AIChE** Journal*, Vol 53, No. 11, 2769-2782, 2007.

28. “Variations
in unsaturated flow with flow direction in resin transfer molding: An
experimental investigation,” Hua Tan, T. Roy,
K.M. Pillai, *Composites Part A:
Applied Science and Manufacturing* 38 (8) (2007) 1872-1892.

29. “A
method to estimate the accuracy of 1-D flow based permeability measuring
devices,” T. Roy, Hua Tan, K.M. Pillai,
*Journal of Composite Materials* 41 (17) (2007) 2037-2055.

- “Darcy’s Law-Based Models for Liquid Absorption
in Polymer Wicks,” R. Masoodi, K.M. Pillai, P.P. Varanasi,
*AIChE**Journal*, Nov 2007, vol 53, no. 11 - “An estimation of effective thermal conductivity
of a fibrous dual-scale porous medium during unsaturated flow”, M. Munagavalasa and K.M. Pillai,
*International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 49*, p 317-328, 2006. - “Characterization of dual-scale fiber mats for
unsaturated flow in liquid composite molding,” T.
Roy and K.M. Pillai,
*Polymer Composites***,**26(6): 756-769, Dec 2005. - “A Numerical Study of Non-Isothermal Reactive
Flow in a Dual-Scale Porous Medium under Partial Saturation”, K.M. Pillai and R.S. Jadhav
^{*},*Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A: Applications,*46: 1-28, 2004 - “Unsaturated flow in liquid composite molding
processes: a review and some thoughts”, K.M. Pillai,
*Journal of Composite Materials,*vol. 38, n 23 Dec 2004, p2097-2118. - “Governing equations for unsaturated flow through
woven fiber mats, Part 2: Nonisothermal reactive
flows”, K.M. Pillai and M.S. Munagavalsa,
*Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing,*v 35, 2004, p403-415*.* - “Experimental Investigation of the effect of
fiber-mat architecture on the unsaturated flow in liquid composite
molding”, B.Z. Babu and K. M. Pillai,
*Journal of Composite Materials,*v 38, n 1, 2003, p 57-79. - “A
Numerical Study of Heat Transfer during Unsaturated Flow in Dual-Scale
Porous Media”, R.S. Jadhav and K.M. Pillai,
*Numerical**Heat Transfer, Part A: Applications,*v 43, 2003, p385-407*.* - "Governing Equations for Unsaturated Flow
through Woven Fiber Mats: Part 1 Isothermal Flows", K. M. Pillai,
*Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing,*v33, 2002, p 1007-1019. - "Investigation of Unsaturated Flow in woven,
braided and stitched fiber mats during mold filling in Resin Transfer Molding",
J. Slade, K. M. Pillai and S. G. Advani,
*Polymer Composites,*v 22, no. 4, Aug. 2001, p 491-505. - ``Numerical Simulation of Injection/Compression
Liquid Composite Molding. Part 2: Preform Compression'', K. M. Pillai,
F. R. Phelan Jr. and C. L.
Tucker III,
*Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing,*v32, n2, Feb 2001, p 207-220. - "Numerical
Simulation of Crystallization in
High Density Polyethylene Fibers'',

K. M. Pillai, A. Benard, K. I. Jacob and S. G. Advani,*Polymer Engineering and Science*, v 40, no. 11, Nov 2000, p 2356-2373. - ``Numerical Simulation of Injection/Compression
Liquid Composite Molding. Part 1:
Mesh Generation'', K. M. Pillai, F. R. Phelan
Jr. and C. L. Tucker III,
*Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing*, v 31, no. 1, Jan 2000, p 87-94. - ``Numerical Simulation of Unsaturated Flow in
Woven or Stitched Fiber Mats in Resin Transfer Molding'', K. M. Pillai and S.G. Advani,
*Polymer Composites*, v 19, no.1, Feb 1998, p 71-80. - ``A Model for Unsaturated Flow in Woven or
Stitched Fiber Mats during mold filling in Resin Transfer Molding'', K. M.
Pillai and S. G. Advani,
*Journal of Composite Materials*, v 32, no. 19, 1998, p1753-1783. - ``A Simple Model for the Variation of Permeability
due to Partial Saturation in Dual Scale Porous Media'', Y.D. Parseval, K. M. Pillai and
S. G. Advani,
*Transport in Porous Media*, 27, 1997, p 243-264. - ``Wicking across a Fiber-bank'', K. M. Pillai and S. G. Advani,
*Journal for Colloid and Interface Science*, v 183, no.1, 1996, p100-110. - ``Numerical and Analytical Study to Estimate the
Effect of Two Length Scales upon the Permeability of a Fibrous Porous
Medium’’, K. M. Pillai and S. G. Advani,
*Transport in Porous Media*, v 21, 1995, pp.1-17. - ``A Numerical Study of Oil Recovery Using Water
Injection Method'', K. M. Pillai and K. Muralidhar,
*Numerical Heat Transfer Part A: Applications*, v 24, No. 3, 1993, pp. 305-322. - ``Application of an Operator Splitting Algorithm
for Advection-Diffusion Problems'', K. Muralidhar,
Verghese and K. M. Pillai,
*Numerical Heat Transfer Part A : Applications*, V 23, No 1, 1993, pp.99-113. - ``Numerical Modeling of Enhanced Oil Recovery
Using Water Injection Method'', K. M. Pillai and
K. Muralidhar,
*The Journal of Institution of Engineers***(**India**)**, 1992.

PEER-REVIEWED CONFERENCE PAPERS &
PRESENTATIONS:

1.
“An experimental
estimation of Liquid Absorption Coefficient for Cellulose Nano-Fiber
Films,” A. Javadi, K.M. Pillai
and R. Sabo, Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Flow Processes in
Composite Materials (FPCM11), Auckland, New Zealand, July 9-12, 2012.

2.
“Investigation of
Resin Flow in Woven (Dual-Scale) Jute Fabrics through the Two-Color
Experiment,” R. Masoodi, A. Javadi
and K.M. Pillai, Proceedings of 11th International
Conference on Flow Processes in Composite Materials (FPCM11), Auckland, New
Zealand, July 9-12, 2012.

3.
“Coupling Mass
Transfer in Inner and Outer Flows while Modeling Drying from a Pore-Network
Model,” M.R. Shaeri, S. Beyaghi
and K.M. Pillai, a talk presented at 4^{th}
International Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science,
Engineering and Industry, Potsdam (Germany), June 17-22, 2012.

4.
“Experimental and
Theoretical Validation of Permeability obtained using the Closure Formulation
for Sintered Polymer Wicks,” S. Beyaghi and K.M. Pillai, a talk presented at 4^{th} International
Conference on Porous Media (INTERPORE 4), Purdue University, May 14-16, 2012.

5.
“Drying
Simulation of a Porous Medium Using a Pore-Network Model with Multiple Open-Sides,”
M.R. Shaeri, S. Beyaghi and
K.M. Pillai, a talk presented at 4^{th}
International Conference on Porous Media (INTERPORE 4), Purdue University, May
14-16, 2012.

6.
“Numerical
Simulation of Pressure Infiltration Process for Making Metal Matrix Composites:
Effect of Process Parameters,” B. Wang and K.M. Pillai,
in *CPE: Science and Engineering of Light
Metal Matrix Nanocomposites and Composites*, the
proceedings of 2012 TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition, held in Orlando,
Florida, March 11-15, 2012.

7.
“An Experimental Study on Swelling of
Cellulose Nano-Fiber Films in Epoxy Resins and
Water,” R. Masoodi, R. Javadi,
K.M. Pillai, R. Sabo, *2011 Spring SAMPE Technical Conference and Exhibition – State of the
Industry: Advanced Materials, Applications, and Processing Technology*,
International SAMPE Technical Conference, 2011*.*

8.
^{“}An Experimental Study on Crack
Propagation in Green Composites made from Cellulose Nanofibers
and Epoxy**,” **R. Masoodi, R.E. El-Hajjar, K.M. Pillai, A. Javadi, and R. Sabo, *2011 Spring SAMPE Technical Conference and Exhibition
– State of the Industry: Advanced Materials, Applications, and Processing
Technology*, International SAMPE
Technical Conference, 2011*.*

9.
“A Study
of Mechanical Properties of Cellulose Nanofiber
Composites made using Resin Transfer Molding,” R. Masoodi,
K.M. Pillai, R. E. Hajjar,
and R. Sabo, **11th International
Conference on Wood & Biofiber Plastic Composites**
Madison, Wisconsin, May
16**-17, 2011.**

10. ^{ “}An Experimental Study on Mechanical
Properties of Green Composites Made Using Cellulose Nanofiber
Films**,” **R. Masoodi, Benton J. Weibel, K.M. Pillai, R.E. Hajjar, and R. Sabo, 2**011 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition**, *Denver,
Colorado, **November 11**-17, 2011*

11. "Evaporation of a Non-Dilute, Multi-Component
Liquid Mixture from a Porous Wick", S. Beyhaghi,
K.M. Pillai, D.T. Qadah and
M.L. Dietz, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Porous Media and
its Applications in Science and Engineering (ICPM3), Montecatini,
Italy, June 20-25, 2010.

12. "Study of the Closure Problem for Prediction of Tortuosity and Dispersion Tensor during Multicomponent
Transport in a Consolidated Porous Medium", S. Beyhaghi
and K.M. Pillai, Proceedings (CD) of the 3rd
International Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science and
Engineering (ICPM3), Montecatini, Italy, June 20-25,
2010.

13. "An Approach to Model Resin Flow through Swelling
Porous Media made of Natural Fibers," Languri,
E.M., Moore, R.D., Masoodi, R., Pillai,
K.M., and Sabo, R., Proc. 10th International Conference on Flow Processes in
Composite Materials (FPCM10), Monte Verità, Ascona, CH – July 11-15, 2010.

14. “Modeling
Unsaturated Flow in Dual-Scale Fiber Mats of Liquid Composite Molding: Some
Recent Developments,” Hua Tan, Krishna M. Pillai, *10 ^{th}
International Conference on Flow Processes in Composite Materials*, Ascona, Switzerland (2010).

15. "A Reference Porous Medium made by Rapid
Prototyping as a Calibration Tool for Permeability Measurement," Languri, E.M., Bennett III, G. L., Masoodi,
R., and Pillai, K.M., Proc. 10th International
Conference on Flow Processes in Composite Materials (FPCM10), Monte Verità, Ascona, CH – July 11-15,
2010.

16. “Multiscale Modeling of
Isothermal Unsaturated Flow in Dual-Scale Fiber Preforms
of Liquid Composite Molding,” Hua Tan, Krishna. M. Pillai,* SAMPE 2010*,
May 17-20. Seattle, WA.

17. "Flow Modeling in Natural-Fiber Preforms used in Liquid Composite Molding," Masoodi, R., Pillai, K.M. and Verhagen, M.A., Proc. 1st joint American-Canadian
International Conference on Composites, Delaware, USA, September 15-17, 2009.

18. "A Study of Change in Properties of Polymer
Composite after the Replacement of Glass with Jute Fibers," Verhagen, M.A., Duelge, T., Pillai, K.M. and Masoodi, R.,
Proc. 1st joint American- Canadian International Conference on Composites,
Delaware, USA, September 15-17, 2009.

19. “Role of
Hydraulic and Capillary Radii in Improving the Effectiveness of Capillary Model
in Wicking,” Masoodi, R., Pillai
K.M., and Varanasi P.P., ASME Summer Conference, Jacksonville FL, USA, August
10-14, 2008.

20. Boundary
conditions at the interface between the clear-fluid and porous medium domains, Hua Tan, X. Chen, K. M. Pillai
and T. D. Papathanasiou, 9^{th} International
Conference on Flow Processes in Composite Materials, Montreal, Canada (2008).

21. "Effect of Preform
Aspect Ratio on Permeability measured through 1D Flow Experiments," Ehsan M. Languri, Andrew Vechart, Hua Tan and Krishna M. Pillai, 9th International Conference on Flow Processes in
Composite Materials (FPCM9), Montreal, 8-10 July, 2008.

22. "Prediction of Permeability in a Dual-Scale Fiber
Mat using Two Different Unit Cells," Hua Tan, Ehsan M. Languri and Krishna M. Pillai, 9th International Conference on Flow Processes in
Composite Materials (FPCM9), Montreal, 8-10 July, 2008.

23. "Effect of Preform
Aspect Ratio on the Transient 1-D Mold Filling in LCM," Ehsan M. Languri, Hua Tan and Krishna M. Pillai,
9th International Conference on Flow Processes in Composite Materials (FPCM9),
Montreal, 8-10 July,
2008.

24. “Recent Advances in Modeling Unsaturated Flow in LCM
Processes used for Manufacturing Polymer Composites,” *Invited* presentation at Industrial Porous Media Workshop at Utricht University in Holland, Oct. 2007

25. “Recent Advances in Modeling Unsaturated Flow in LCM
Processes used for Manufacturing Polymer Composites,” K.M. Pillai,
proceedings of Second International Conference on Porous Media and
its Applications in Science, Engineering and Industry, June 17-22, 2007 Kauai,
Hawaii

26.
"A New Method to Estimate Permeability of Isotropic
Fiber Mats through Radial Flow," Hua Tan and
Krishna M. Pillai, proceedings of SAMPE 2007 conference, June 3-7, Baltimore, MD.

27.
"Calibration of 1-D Flow and Radial Flow Based
Permeability Measuring Devices," Hua Tan, Tonmoy Roy, and Krishna M. Pillai,
proceedings of SAMPE 2007
conference, June 3-7, Baltimore, MD.

28. “Deviation from Darcy’s law: an implication of
unsaturated flow in dual-scale fiber mats in LCM,” M. Munagavalasa
and K. M. Pillai, in Proceedings of 8th International
Conference on Flow Processes in Composites Materials (FPCM8) in Douai, France
in 11-13 July, 2006

29. “Investigation of direction-dependent unsaturated flow
in anisotropic dual-scale fiber-mats of LCM,” T. Roy and K. M. Pillai, in Proceedings of
8th International Conference on Flow Processes in Composites Materials
(FPCM8) in Douai, France in 11-13 July, 2006

30. ``Variations in the unsaturated flow with flow
direction in liquid composite molding,’’ T. Roy and K.M. Pillai,
a presentation in IMECE (International Mechanical Engineering Congress &
Exposition) 2005, Orlando (FL), USA, Nov 5-11, 2005.

31. ``Experimental
investigations of the unsaturated flow in liquid composite molding,’’ T. Roy, C. Dulmes, and K.M. Pillai, Proceedings of the 5th Canadian-International
Conference (CANCOM 2005), Vancouver, Canada, August 16-19, 2005.

32. ``Some studies on modeling the unsaturated flow in
woven, stitched or braided fiber mats in LCM", T. Roy, B.Z. Babu, R.S. Jadhav, M.S. Munagavalasa and K.M. Pillai,
Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Flow Processes in Composites
Materials (FPCM7), Newark, DE, USA, July 7-10, 2004.

33. ``First steps towards quantitative validation of the
unsaturated flow theories in liquid composite molding’’, T. Roy, B.Z. Babu and K.M. Pillai, Proceedings
of ASME International: Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Las Vegas (Nevada),
July 21-23, 2003.

34. ``Investigation of heat transfer and cure during the
unsaturated flow in woven, stitched and braided
mats’’, R.S. Jadhav and K.M. Pillai,
Proceedings of ASME International: Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Las Vegas
(Nevada), July 21-23, 2003.

35. ``New Experimental Findings on Resin Impregnation
Process for Woven, Stitched or Braided Fiber Mats in Liquid Composite Molding’’,
B.Z. Babu and K.M. Pillai,
47^{th} International SAMPE Symposium Conference Proceedings, May 2002.

36. ``Developing Next-Generation Mold-Filling Simulations
for LCM Processes in Polymer Composites’’, *invited* poster at ``CAE in
Polymer Processing’’, Gordon Research Conference, Ventura CA, Feb 2001.

37. ``Micro-macro Coupling in Semi-crystalline Polymers'',
S. G. Advani, A. Benard, K.
M. Pillai and K. I. Jacob, The 1998 International
Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition by ASME, Anaheim **(**CA**)**,
November 1998.

38. ``Modeling Mold Filling in Injection/Compression
Liquid Composite Molding'', K. M. Pillai, F. R.
Phelan Jr. and
C. L. Tucker III, American Society for

Composites Meeting, Baltimore, September 1998.

39. ``Injection/Compression Liquid Composite Molding 3-D
Flow Simulation'', F. R. Phelan Jr., K. M. Pillai and
C. L. Tucker III, AIChE Annual Meeting, November
1997.

40. ``Some Mold Filling Issues in Liquid Composite
Molding Processes: Modeling and
Experiments'', S. Bickerton, P. Simacek,
J. Mogavero, K. M. Pillai
and S. G. Advani,
ANTEC97 held by the Society of Plastics Engineers, Toronto, April-May
1997.

41. ``Modeling of Void Migration in Resin Transfer Molding
Process'', K. M. Pillai and S. G. Advani, Proceedings of the 1996 ASME** **International
Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exhibition, Nov 17-22, Atlanta GA, 14p,
1996.

42. Presented a poster on ``Macroscopic Modeling of Void
Formation in RTM'', Liquid Composite Molding Workshop, Columbus **(**OH**)**,
June 1996.

43. ``A Two Layer Model of Permeability in the Unsaturated
Flow Regime for a woven RTM preform'', K. M. Pillai and S. G. Advani, American
Society for Composites meeting, September 1994.

44. ``Modeling the Heterogeneities Present in Preforms During Mold Filling in RTM'', K. M. Pillai, M. Bruschke, T. Luse, R. Parnas and S. G. Advani,
25th International SAMPE Technical Conference, Philadelphia,
October 1993.

45. ``Operator Splitting Algorithm for Advection Diffusion
Problems'', K. Muralidhar, Verghese
and K. M. Pillai, 9th National Heat and Mass Transfer
Conference, I.I.T. Madras **(**India**)**, December 1991.