Reza Baghaei Lakeh

Assistant Professor, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

Reza Baghaei Lakeh is a Postdoctoral Researcher in Energy Innovation Laboratory of UCLA. He received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Southern Illinois University in 2012 with his doctoral dissertation focusing on electrically-induced jet flows for heat transfer enhancement. Reza has a Master’s degree in Automotive Engineering and a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Iran University of Science and Technology. His research interests fall mainly in the field of Thermal Energy Storage, Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Technology, Heat Transfer Enhancement, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Ion-drag flows, and Electrohydrodynamics. Between 2003 and 2008, Reza worked as a mechanical engineer in the automotive industry.