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Publications of Michael F. Modest

Last update June 12, 2015

Keynotes and Invited Papers

  • "Laser Processing of Materials-The Present and the Future,'' XXII International Symposium on Manufacturing and Materials Processing, Dubrovnik, Yugoslavia, June, 1990.
  • "CW Laser Cutting and Scribing of Composite Ceramics,'' 3rd International Symposium of Laser Materials Processing, Daejon, Korea, June 1992.
  • "Theoretical Aspects of Laser Processing of Ceramics,'' Laser '93, Munich, Germany, June 20-25, 1993.
  • "CO2 Laser Processing of Silicon-Compound Ceramics,'' First ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Bombay, India, January 5-7, 1994.
  • "Radiative Heat Transfer in Chemically Reacting Flows," Annual French Conference on Radiative Transfer, Poitier, ENSMA, France, March 30-31, 2000.
  • "Radiative Heat Transfer in Combustion Gases" and "Radiative Heat Transfer in Chemically Reacting Flows," Invited lectures given at various Chinese universities, Harbin Institute of Technology (Harbin), Shanghai Jiaotong University (Shanghai), Huazhong University of Science and Technology (Wuhan), and University of Science and Technology of China (Hefei), August, 2003.
  • "Multiscale Modeling of Turbulence, Radiation and Combustion Interactions in Turbulent Flames," Invited review paper for special issue on Multiscale Transport Phenomena of the International Journal of Multiscale Computational Engineering, 2004.
  • "Modern Radiative Heat Transfer Models for Combustion Systems," Dedication keynote at RAD-V: The Fifth International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, Bodrum, Turkey, 2007.
  •  "Radiative Heat Transfer Modeling in Turbulent Reacting Flows," Thermophysics Award Lecture, 40th Thermophysics Conference, Seattle, June 2008.
  • "The Nature and Treatment of Thermal Radiation from High-Temperature Gases and Plasmas,'' Conference Keynote, 2009 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Francisco, July 2009.
  • “Spectral Properties and Models for Thermal Radiation from High-Temperature Gases and Plasmas,”
    Keynote review paper for the Symposium on Computational Radiative and Convective Heat Transfer
    in Honor of Prof. George D. Raithby, 11th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics,
    Minneapolis, MN, July 2011.
  • “Radiative Heat Transfer in Chemically Reacting Systems” Conference keynote at the ASME National
    Heat Transfer Conference 75th Anniversary Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, 2013.
  • “The Treatment of Nongray Properties in Radiative Heat Transfer — From Past to Present” Invited
    paper for a Special Issue of the ASME Journal of Heat Transfer celebrating the 75th Anniversary of
    the Heat Transfer Division, Minneapolis, MN, 2013.
  • “Interaction of Turbulence, Chemistry and Radiation in Reacting Flows,” Conference keynote at the
    11th ISHMT–ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Kharagpur, India, Dec 2013.

Books and Parts of Books

  • "Enhanced Forced Convection - Additives for Gases,'' in Heat Transfer Data Book, General Electric Company, Schenectady, N.Y., 1980.
  • "Radiative Heat Transfer,'' McGraw-Hill Publishing Company, New York, NY, 1993 (see below for 2nd and 3rd editions).
  • "CRC Handbook of Mechanical Engineering,'' F. Kreith (editor), Chapter on Radiative Heat Transfer, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 1998.
  • " Handbook of Laser Materials Processing,'' J. F. Ready and D. F. Farson (editors), Chapter on Laser Materials Interactions, Laser Institute of America, Orlando, FL, 1999.
  • "CRC Handbook of Thermal Engineering,'' F. Kreith (editor), Chapter on Radiative Heat Transfer, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 1999.
  • "Heat Transfer Handbook,'' A. Bejan and A. D. Kraus (editors), Chapter on Radiative Heat Transfer, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2001.
  • "Modeling and Simulation-based Life Cycle Engineering,'' S. Saigal, K. P. Chong, S. T. Thynell and H. Morgan (editors), Chapter on Numerical Study of Turbulence Radiation Interactions in Reactive Flow (coauthored by L. R. Collins, G. Li and T. Vaithianathan),Taylor and Francis/Spon Press, London, England, 2001.
  • "Smithells Metals Reference Book,'' W. F. Gale and T. C. Totemeier (editors), Chapter on Radiative Properties of Metals, Butterworth-Heinemann, Oxford, 2002.
  • "Radiative Heat Transfer, 2nd ed.'', Academic Press, 2003 (see below for 3rd edition).
  •   "Modelling and Simulation of Turbulent Heat Transfer," B. Sunden and M. Faghri (editors), Chapter on Turbulence Radiation Interactions (coauthored by G. Li), WIT Press, Southampton, England, 2004.
  •   "CRC Handbook of Mechanical Engineering," F. Kreith (editor), 2nd edition, Chapter on Radiative Heat Transfer, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 2004.
  •   "Annual Review of Heat Transfer," Special Volume in Memory of Chang-Lin Tien, G. Chen (editor), Chapter on Radiative Heat Transfer Models for High-Temperature Combustion Gases, Begell Publ., 2004.
  •   "Transport Phenomena in Fires," M. Faghri and B. Sunden (editors), Chapter on Fire Radiation, WIT Press, Southampton, England, 2008.
  • "Radiative Heat Transfer, 3rd ed.'', Academic Press, 2013.
  • "Radiative Heat Transfer in Turbulent Combustion Systems -- Theory and Applications,"  (coauthored by D. C. Haworth), Springer Briefs in Science and Technology, 2016.

Journal Articles

  1. Tien, C. L., Modest, M. F., and McCreight, C. R., "Infrared Radiation Properties of Nitrous Oxide'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 12, 1972, pp. 267–277.
  2. Modest, M. F. and Tien, C. L., "Analysis of Real-Gas and Matrix-Conduction Effects in Cyclic Cryogenic Regenerators'', International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 16, 1973, pp. 199–205.
  3. Modest, M. F. and Tien, C. L., "Solutions for the Performance of Rapidly Cycling Thermal Regenerators'', International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 17, 1974, pp. 37–49.
  4. Modest, M. F., "Two-Dimensional Radiative Equilibrium of a Gray Medium in a Plane Layer Bounded by Gray Nn-Isothermal Walls'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 96C, 1974, pp. 483–488.
  5. Modest, M. F., "Radiative Equilibrium in a Rectangular Enclosure Bounded by Gray, Non-Isothermal Walls'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 15, 1975, pp. 445–461.
  6. Modest, M. F., "Photon-Gas Formulation of the Differential Approximation in Radiative Transfer'', Letters in Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 3, 1976, pp. 111–116.
  7. Modest, M. F. and Macken, N. A., "Seasonal Performance Comparisons for an Apartment Building in New York State Climate Regions'', ASHRAE Transactions, Vol. 83, 1977, pp. 881–892.
  8. Modest, M. F. and Stevens, D., "Two-Dimensional Radiative Equilibrium of a Gray Medium Between Concentric Cylinders'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 19, 1978, pp. 353–365.
  9. Tichy, J. A. and Modest, M. F., "Squeeze Film Flow Between Arbitrary Two-Dimensional Surfaces Subject to Normal Oscillations'', Journal of Lubrication Technology, Trans. ASME, Vol. 100, 1978, pp. 316–322.
  10. Modest, M. F. and Tichy, J. A., "Squeeze Film Flow in Arbitrarily Shaped Journal Bearings Subject to Normal Oscillations'', Journal of Lubrication Technology, Trans. ASME, Vol. 100, 1978, pp. 323–329.
  11. Modest, M. F., "Determination of Radiative Exchange Factors for Three-Dimensional Geometries with Nonideal Surface Properties'', Numerical Heat Transfer, Vol. 1, 1978, pp. 403–416.
  12. Modest, M. F. and Tichy, J. A., "The Slider Bearing with Small Superimposed Normal Oscillations of High Frequency'', ASLE Transactions, Vol. 22, 1979, pp. 358–360.
  13. Modest, M. F., "A Simple Differential Approximation for Radiative Transfer in Non-Gray Gases'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 101, 1979, pp. 735–736.
  14. Modest, M. F., "Solar Flux Incident on an Orbiting Surface After Reflection from a Planet'', AIAA Journal, Vol. 18, No. 6, 1980, pp. 727–730.
  15. Tichy, J. A. and Modest, M. F., "A Simple Low-Deborah Number Model for Unsteady Hydrodynamic Lubrication, Including Fluid Inertia'', Journal of Rheology, Vol. 24, 1980, pp. 829–845.
  16. Modest, M. F. and Azad, F. H., "The Differential Approximation for Radiative Transfer in an Emitting, Absorbing and Anisotropically Scattering Medium'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 23, 1980, pp. 117–120.
  17. Modest, M. F. and Azad, F. H., "The Influence and Treatment of Mie-Anisotropic Scattering in Radiative Heat Transfer'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 102, 1980, pp. 92–98.
  18. Azad, F. H. and Modest, M. F., "Evaluation of Radiative Heat Fluxes in Absorbing, Emitting and Anisotropically Scattering Cylindrical Media'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 103, 1981, pp. 350–356.
  19. Rice, M. P., Modest, M. F., Borton, D. N., and Rogers, W. E., “Heat Transfer Analysis of Receivers
    for a Solar Concentrating Collector”, Chemical Engineering Communications, Vol. 8, No. 4–6, 1981,
    pp. 353–364.
  20. Modest, M. F., "Radiative Heat Transfer in a Plane-Layer Mixture of Non-Gray Particulates and Molecular Gases'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 26, 1981, pp. 523–533.
  21. Azad, F. H. and Modest, M. F., "Combined Radiation and Convection in Absorbing, Emitting and Anistropically Scattering Gas–Particulate Tube Flow'', International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 24, 1981, pp. 1681–1698.
  22. Modest, M. F., "A General Model for the Calculation of Daylighting in Interior Spaces'', Energy and Building, Vol. 5, 1982, pp. 69–79.
  23. Modest, M. F., "Daylighting Calculations for Non-Rectangular Interior Spaces with Shading Devices'', Transactions of I.E.S., Vol. 12, 1983, pp. 226–240.
  24. Modest, M. F. and Tabanfar, S., "A Multi-Dimensional Differential Approximation for Absorbing/Emitting Anisotropically Scattering Media with Collimated Irradiation'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 29, 1983, pp. 339–351.
  25. Modest, M. F., "Evaluation of Spectrally-Integrated Fluxes for Molecular Gases in Multi-Dimensional Media'', International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 26, 1983, pp. 1533–1546.
  26. Tabanfar, S. and Modest, M. F., "Radiative Heat Transfer in a Cylindrical Mixture of Non-Gray Particulates and Molecular Gases'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 30, 1983, pp. 555–570.
  27. Modest, M. F. and Abakians, H., "Heat Conduction in a Moving Semi-Infinite Solid Subjected to Pulsed Laser Irradiation'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 108, 1986, pp. 597–601.
  28. Modest, M. F. and Abakians, H., "Evaporative Cutting of a Semi-Infinite Body With a Moving CW Laser'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 108, 1986, pp. 602–607.
  29. Biyikli, S., Modest, M. F., and Tarr, R., "Measurement and Correlation of Thermal Properties of the Proximal Femur'', Journal of Biomedical Research, Vol. 20, 1986, pp. 1335–1345.
  30. Tabanfar, S. and Modest, M. F., "Combined Radiation and Convection in Tube Flow with Non-Gray Gases and Particulates'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 109, 1987, pp. 478–484.
  31. Biyikli, S. and Modest, M. F., "Energy Requirements for Osteotomy of Femora and Tibiae With a Moving CW CO2 Laser'', J. for Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, Vol. 7, 1987, pp. 512–519.
  32. Abakians, H. and Modest, M. F., "Evaporative Cutting of a Semi-Transparent Body with a Moving CW Laser'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 110, 1988, pp. 924–930.
  33. Modest, M. F., "Radiative Shape Factors Between Differential Ring Elements on Concentric Axisymmetric Bodies'', Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 2, No. 1, 1988, pp. 86–88.
  34. Biyikli, S. and Modest, M. F., "Beam Expansion and Focusing Effects on Evaporative Laser Cutting'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 110, May 1988, pp. 529–532.
  35. Modest, M. F., "The Modified Differential Approximation for Radiative Transfer in General Three-Dimensional Media'', Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 3, No. 3, 1989, pp. 283–288.
  36. Modest, M. F., "Using \TeX\ and \LaTeX\ with WordPerfect 5.0'', J. of the \TeX\ Users' Group {\sc (TUGboat)}, Vol. 10, No. 1, 1989, pp. 67–72.
  37. Roy, S. and Modest, M. F., "Three-Dimensional Conduction Effects During Evaporative Scribing with a CW Laser'', Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 4, No. 2, 1990, pp. 199–203.
  38. DeBastiani, D., Modest, M. F., and Stubican, V. S., "Mechanisms of Reactions During CO2-Laser Processing of Silicon Carbide'', Journal of The American Ceramic Society, Vol. 73, No. 7, 1990, pp. 1947–1952.
  39. Modest, M. F., "The Improved Differential Approximation for Radiative Transfer in Multi-Dimensional Media'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 112, 1990, pp. 819–821.
  40. Segall, A., Hellman, J. R., and Modest, M. F., "Analysis of Gas Fired Ceramic Radiant Tubes During Transient Heating: Thermal Transient Modeling'', ASTM Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Vol. 19, No. 6, Nov 1991, pp. 454–460.
  41. Modest, M. F., "Oblique Collimated Irradiation of an Absorbing, Scattering Plane-Parallel Layer'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 45, May 1991, pp. 309–312.
  42. Modest, M. F., "The Weighted-Sum-of-Gray-Gases Model for Arbitrary Solution Methods in Radiative Transfer'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 113, No. 3, 1991, pp. 650–656.
  43. Bang, S. Y. and Modest, M. F., "Multiple Reflection Effects on Evaporative Cutting with a Moving CW Laser'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 113, No. 3, 1991, pp. 663–669.
  44. Modest, M. F. and Sikka, K. K., "The Application of the Stepwise-Gray P-1 Approximation to Molecular Gas-Particulate Mixtures'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 48, No. 2, 1992, pp. 159–168.
  45. Modest, M. F., "The Monte Carlo Method Applied to Gases with Spectral Line Structure'', Numerical Heat Transfer – Part B: Fundamentals, Vol. 22, No. 3, 1992, pp. 273–284. PDF File to Download
  46. Roy, S. and Modest, M. F., "Evaporative Cutting with a Moving CW Laser–- Part I: Effects of Three-Dimensional Conduction and Variable Properties'', International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 36, No. 14, 1993, pp. 3515–3528.
  47. Bang, S. Y., Roy, S., and Modest, M. F., "CW Laser Machining of Hard Ceramics –- Part II: Effects of Multiple Reflections'', International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 36, No. 14, 1993, pp. 3529–3540.
  48. Roy, S., Bang, S. Y., Modest, M. F., and Stubican, V. S., "Measurement of Spectral, Directional Reflectivities of Solids at High Temperatures Between 9 and 11 µm'', Applied Optics, Vol. 32, No. 19, 1993, pp. 3550–3558.
  49. Postlethwait, M. A., Sikka, K. K., Modest, M. F., and Hellman, J. R., "High Temperature Normal Spectral Emittance of Silicon Carbide Based Materials'', Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 8, No. 3, 1994, pp. 412–418.
  50. Ramanathan, S. and Modest, M. F., "Measurement of Temperature and Absorptance for Laser Processing Applications'', Journal of Laser Application, Vol. 6, No. 1, 1994, pp. 23–31.
  51. Trubelja, M. F., Ramanathan, S., Modest, M. F., and Stubican, V. S., "Carbon Dioxide Laser Cutting of a Carbon- Fiber-Silicon Carbide-Matrix Composite'', Journal of the American Ceramic Society, Vol. 77, No. 1, 1994, pp. 89–96.
  52. Ramanathan, S. and Modest, M. F., "High-Speed Photographic Visualization of Laser Processing Phenomena'', Journal of Laser Applications, Vol. 7, 1995, pp. 75-82.
  53. Modest, M. F., Ramanathan, S., Raiber, A., and Angstenberger, B., "Laser Machining of Ablating Materials–Overlapped Grooves and Entrance/Exit Effects'', Journal of Laser Applications, Vol. 7, 1995, pp. 210-218. PDF File to Download
  54. Modest, M. F., "Three-Dimensional, Transient Model for Laser Machining of Ablating/Decomposing Materials'', International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 39, No. 2, pp. 221–234, 1996. PDF File to Download
  55. Saraiji, R. M. N., Mistrick, R. G., and Modest, M. F., "Modeling Light Transfer Through Optical Fibers for Illumination Applications'', Journal of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America, Summer 1996, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 128–139.
  56. Modest, M. F., "Transient Model for CW and Pulsed Laser Machining of Ablating/Decomposing Materials–-Approximate Analysis'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 1996, Vol. 118, pp. 774–780. PDF File to Download
  57. Mazumder, S. and Modest, M. F., "Boundary Treatment and Efficient Pressure Algorithm for Internal Turbulent Flows Using the PDF Method'', Int. J. Num. Meth. Fluids , Vol. 24, pp. 215–232, 1997. PDF File to Download
  58. Zhang, Z. and Modest, M. F., "Temperature-Dependent Absorptances of Ceramics for Nd:YAG and CO2 Laser Processing Applications'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 120, No. 2, pp. 322–327, 1998. PDF File to Download
  59. Modest, M. F., "Laser Through-Cutting and Drilling Models for Ablating/ Decomposing Materials,'' Journal of Laser Applications, Vol. 9, 1997, pp. 137-146. PDF File to Download
  60. Mazumder, S. and Modest, M. F., "A Stochastic Lagrangian Model for Near-Wall Turbulent Heat Transfer'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 119, No. 1, pp. 46–52, 1997. PDF File to Download
  61. Modest, M. F., "Transient Elastic and Viscoelastic Thermal Stresses During Laser Drilling of Ceramics'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 120, 1998, pp. 892–898. PDF File to Download
  62. Zhang, Z. and Modest, M. F., "Energy Requirements for Ablation or Decomposition of Ceramics During CO2 and Nd:YAG Laser Machining'', Journal of Laser Applications, Vol. 10, No.5, 1998, pp.212-218. PDF File to Download
  63. Mazumder, S. and Modest, M. F., "A PDF Approach to Modeling Turbulence-Radiation Interactions in Nonluminous Flames,'' International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 42, 1998, pp. 971–991. PDF File to Download
  64. Mazumder, S. and Modest, M. F., "Turbulence-Radiation Interactions in Nonreactive Flow of Combustion Gases,'' ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 121, 1999, pp. 726–729. PDF File to Download
  65. Li, G. and Modest, M. F., "An Effective Particle Tracing Scheme on Structured/Unstructured Grids in Hybrid Finite Volume/PDF Monte Carlo Methods'', Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 173, 2001, pp. 187–207.
  66. Modest, M. F. and Mallison, T. M., "Transient Elastic Thermal Stresses During Laser Scribing of Ceramics'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 123, 2001, pp. 171–177. PDF File to Download
  67. Modest, M. F., "Minimization of Elastic Thermal Stresses During Laser Machining of Ceramics Using a Dual-Beam Arrangement'', Journal of Laser Applications, Vol. 13, 2001, pp. 111–117. PDF File to Download
  68. Zhang, Z., Modest, M. F., and Bharadwaj, S. P., "Measurement of Infrared Absorption Coefficients of Molten Glasses'', Experimental Heat Transfer, Vol. 14, No. 3, 2001, pp. 145–156.
  69. Zhang, H. and Modest, M. F., "Evaluation of the Planck-Mean Absorption Coefficients from HITRAN and HITEMP Databases'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 73, No. 6, 2002, pp. 649–653. 
  70. Modest, M. F. and Zhang, H., "The Full-Spectrum Correlated-k Distribution For Thermal Radiation from Molecular Gas–Particulate Mixtures'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 124, 2002, pp. 30–38.  PDF File to Download
  71. Zhang, H. and Modest, M. F., " A Multi-Scale Full-Spectrum Correlated-k Distribution For Radiative Heat Transfer in Inhomogeneous Gas Mixtures,'' Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 73, No.2-5, 2002, pp. 349–360. PDF File to Download
  72. Li, G. and Modest, M. F., "A method to accelerate convergence and to preserve radiative energy balance in solving the P1 equation by iterative methods'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 124, No. 3, 2002.
  73. Li, G. and Modest, M. F., "Application of composition PDF methods in the investigation of turbulence–radiation interactions'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 73, No. 2-5, 2002, 461–472.PDF File to Download
  74. Modest, M. F. and Bharadwaj, S., "Medium-Resolution, High-Temperature Transmissivity Measurements and Correlations for Carbon Dioxide-Nitrogen Mixtures'', Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 73, No. 2-5, 2002, pp. 329–338.PDF File to Download
  75. Mazumder, S. and Modest, M. F., "Application of the Full Spectrum Correlated-k Distribution Approach to Modeling Non-Gray Radiation in Combustion Gases,'' Combustion and Flame, Vol. 129, 2002, pp. 416–438. PDF File to Download
  76. Modest, M. F., "Backward Monte Carlo Simulations in Radiative Heat Transfer'', ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 2003, Vol. 125, No. 1, pp. 57–62. PDF File to Download
  77.  Modest, M. F., "Narrow-band and full-spectrum k-distributions for radiative heat transfer-correlated-k vs. scaling approximation", Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 76, No. 1, 2003, pp. 69-83. PDFfile to download
  78. Zhang, H. and Modest, M. F., "Scalable Multi-Group Full-Spectrum Correlated-k Distributions For Radiative Heat Transfer", ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 125, No. 3, 2003, pp. 454-461. PDF file to download
  79. Li, G. and Modest, M. F., "Importance of Turbulence-Radiation Interactions in Turbulent Diffusion Jet Flames", ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 125, 2003, pp. 831-838.  PDF File to Download
  80. Zhang, H. and Modest, M. F., "Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Correlations for Carbon Dioxide Mixtures,'' Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 2003, Vol. 27, No.2, pp. 259–263. PDF file to download
  81. Zhang, H. and Modest, M. F., "Multi-Group Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Database For Water Vapor Mixtures in Radiative Transfer Calculations", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 46, No. 19, 2003, pp. 3593-3603. PDF File to Download
  82. Modest, M. F. and Mehta, R. S., "Full spectrum k-distribution correlations for CO2 from the CDSD-1000 spectroscopic databank", International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 47, 2004, pp. 2487-2491. PDF File to Download
  83. Pawlak, D. T., Clothiaux, E. E., Modest, M. F., and Cole, J. N. S., "Full Spectrum Correlated-k for Shortwave Atmospheric Radiative Transfer", Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 61, 2004, pp. 2588-2601. PDF File to Download
  84. Wang, A. and Modest, M. F., "Importance of Combined Lorentz-Doppler Broadening in High-Temperature Radiative Heat Transfer Applications", ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 126, No. 5, 2004, pp. 858-861. PDF File to Download
  85. Modest, M. F. and Riazzi, R. J., "Assembly of Full-Spectrum k-Distributions from a Narrow-Band Database; Effects of Mixing Gases, Gases and Nongray Absorbing Particles, and Mixtures with Nongray Scatterers in Nongray Enclosures", Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 90, No. 2, 2004, pp. 169-189. PDF File to Download
  86. Wang, A. and Modest, M. F., "High-accuracy, compact database of narrow-band k-distributions for water vapor and carbon dioxide", Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 93, 2005, pp. 245-261. PDF File to Download
  87. Modest, M. F. and Singh, V., "Engineering correlations for full spectrum k-distribution of H2O from the HITEMP spectroscopic databank", Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 93, 2005, pp. 263-271. PDF File to Download
  88. Wang, L. and Modest, M. F., "Narrow-Band Based Multi-Scale Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Method for Radiative Transfer in Inhomogeneous Gas Mixtures", ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 2005, Vol. 127, pp. 740--748. PDF File to Download
  89. Wang, L., Modest, M. F., Haworth, D. C., and Turns, S. R., "Modeling Nongray Soot and Gas-Phase Radiation in Luminous Turbulent Nonpremixed Jet Flames", Combustion Theory and Modeling, Vol. 9, pp 479–498, 2005. PDF File to Download
  90. Wang, L., Haworth, D. C., Turns, S. R., and Modest, M. F., "Interactions among soot, thermal radiation, and NOx emissions in oxygen-enriched turbulent nonpremixed flames: a CFD modeling study", Combustion and Flame, Vol. 141, No. 1-2, 2005, pp. 170-179.
  91. Bharadwaj, S. P. and Modest, M. F., "Medium resolution transmission measurements of water vapor at high temperature", ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 128, pp. 374—381, 2006. PDF File to Download
  92. Li, G. and Modest, M. F., “Numerical simulation of turbulence–radiation interactions in turbulent
    reacting flows”, In Sunden, B. and Faghri, M., eds., Modelling and Simulation of Turbulent Heat
    Transfer, Ch. 3, WIT Press, Southampton, England, 2005, pp. 77–112.
  93. Modest, M. F., "Multiscale Modeling of Turbulence, Radiation and Combustion Interactions in Turbulent Flames", International Journal of Multiscale Computational Engineering, Vol. 3, pp. 85–106, 2005.  PDF File to Download
  94. Modest, M. F., "Effects of Multiple Reflections on Hole Formation During Short-Pulsed Laser Drilling", ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 128, No. 7, pp. 653–661, 2006. PDF File to Download
  95. Wu, Y., Haworth., D. C., Modest, M. F., and Cuenot, B., "Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulence/Radiation Interaction in Premixed Combustion Systems", Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, Vol. 30, pp. 639–646, 2005. PDF File to Download
  96. Wu, Y., Modest, M. F., and Haworth., D. C., "A high-order photon Monte Carlo method for radiative transfer in direct numerical simulation of chemically reacting turbulent flows", Journal of Computational Physics, 2006, in print.
  97. Wang, A. and Modest, M. F., "Photon Monte Carlo Simulation for Radiative Transfer in Gaseous Media Represented by Discrete Particle Fields", ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 128, pp. 1041–1049, 2006. PDF File to Download
  98. Bharadwaj, S. P. and Modest, M. F., “Medium resolution transmission  measurements of CO2 at high temperature – an update'', Journal of  Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 103(1), pp. 146–155, 2007. PDF File to Download
  99. Wang, A. and Modest, M. F., "An adaptive emission model for Monte Carlo ray-tracing in participating media represented by statistical particle fields", Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 104(2), pp. 288–296, 2007. PDF File to Download 
  100. Bharadwaj, S. P. and Modest, M. F., "A Multiscale Malkmus Model for Treatment of Inhomogeneous Gas Paths", International Journal of Thermal Sciences, Vol. 46, pp. 479—490, 2007. PDF File to Download
  101. Wang, L. and Modest, M. F., "Treatment of Wall Emission in the Narrow-Band Based Multi-Scale Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Method", ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 129(6), 2007, in print. PDF File to Download
  102. Wang, L., Yang, J., Modest, M. F. , and Haworth, D. C., "Application of the Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Method to Photon Monte Carlo Solvers", Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 104(2), pp. 297–304, 2007. PDF File to Download
  103. Yang, J. and Modest, M. F., "High-Order P-N Approximation for Radiative Transfer in Arbitrary Geometries", Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 104(2), pp. 217–227, 2007. PDF File to Download
  104. Wang, A. and Modest, M. F., “Spectral Monte Carlo Models for Nongray Radiation Analyses in Inhomogeneous Participating Media”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 50, 2007, pp. 3877–3889. PDF File to Download
  105. Deshmukh, K. V., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., “Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulence–Radiation Interactions in a Statistically Homogeneous Nonpremixed Combustion System”, Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, Vol. 31, 2007, pp. 1641–1648. PDF File to Download
  106. Deshmukh, K. V., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., “Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulence–Radiation Interactions in Statistically One-Dimensional Nonpremixed Combustion Systems”, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 109, No. 14, 2008, pp. 2391–2400. PDF File to Download
  107. Modest, M. F. and Yang, J., “Elliptic PDE formulation and boundary conditions of the spherical harmonics method of arbitrary order for general three-dimensional geometries”, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 109, 2008, pp. 1641–1666. PDF File to Download
  108. Pal, G., Modest, M. F., and Wang, L., “Hybrid Full-Spectrum Correlated k-Distribution Method for Radiative Transfer in Strongly Nonhomogeneous Gas Mixtures”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 130, 2008, pp. 082701–1–082701–8. PDF File to Download
  109. Wang, A., Modest, M. F., Haworth, D. C., and Wang, L., “Monte Carlo Simulation of Radiative Heat Transfer and Turbulence Interactions in Methane/Air Jet Flames”, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 109, No. 2, 2008, pp. 269–279. PDF File to Download
  110. Deshmukh, K. V., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., “Higher-Order Spherical Harmonics to model radiation in Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulent Reacting Flows”, Computational Thermal Sciences, 2009, Vol.1, pp. 207-230.  PDF File to Download
  111. Mehta, R. S., Wang, A., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., “Modeling of a Turbulent Ethylene/Air Flame Using Hybrid Finite Volume/Monte Carlo Methods”, Comput. Thermal Sci., Vol. 1, 2009, pp. 37-53. PDF File to Download
  112. Mehta, R. S., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., “An Assessment of Gas-Phase Thermochemistry and Soot Models for Laminar Atmospheric-Pressure Ethylene-Air Flames”, Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 2009, Vol.32, pp. 1327–1334. PDF File to Download
  113. Mehta, R. S., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., “Composition PDF/photon Monte Carlo Modeling of Moderately Sooting Turbulent Jet Flames”, Combustion and Flame, Vol. 147, 2010, pp. 982–994. PDF File to Download
  114. Gupta, A., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., “Large-Eddy Simulation of Turbulence–Radiation Interactions in a Turbulent Planar Channel Flow”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 2009, Vol. 131, pp. 061704-1--061704-8. PDF File to Download
  115. Pal, G. and Modest, M. F., “A multi-scale full-spectrum k-distribution method for radiative transfer in nonhomogeneous gas–soot mixture with wall emission”, Comput. Thermal Sci., Vol. 1, 2009, pp. 137-158. PDF File to Download
  116. Ozawa, T., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., "Spectral Module for Photon Monte Carlo Calculations in Hypersonic Nonequilibrium Radiation", ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 2010, Vol. 132, pp. 023406-1--023406-8. PDF File to Download
  117. Sohn, I., Bansal, A., Levin, D. A., and Modest, M. F., “Advanced Radiation Calculations of Hypersonic Reentry Flows Using Efficient Databasing Schemes”, Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 24, No. 3, 2010, pp. 623–637. PDF File to Download
  118. Blackwell, B., Dowding, K., and Modest, M. F., “Cylindrical Geometry Verification Problem for Enclosure Radiation pages”, Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 23, No. 4, 2009, pp.711–715.
  119. Ozawa, T., Wang, A., Levin, D. A., and Modest, M. F., “Development of a Coupled DSMC – Particle
    Photon Monte Carlo Method for Simulating Atomic Radiation in Hypersonic Reentry Flows,” Journal
    of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 24, No. 3, 2010, pp. 612–622.PDF File to Download
  120. Hischier, I., Hess, D., Lipinski, W., Modest, M. F., and Steinfeld, A., “Heat Transfer Analysis of a Novel Pressurized Air Receiver for Concentrated Solar Power via Combined Cycles”, Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, Vol. 1, 2009, pp. 041002.
  121. Becker, R., Koch, R., Bauer, H.-J., and Modest, M. F., “A Finite Element Treatment of the Angular Dependency of the Even-Parity Equation of Radiative Transfer”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 132, 2010, pp. 023404–1–023404–13. PDF File to Download
  122. Pal, G. and Modest, M. F., “A narrow-band based multi-scale multi-group full-spectrum k- distribution method for radiative transfer in nonhomogeneous gas–soot mixture”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 132, 2010, pp. 023307. PDF File to Download
  123. Mehta, R. S., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., “Radiation Characteristics and Turbulence–Radiation Interactions in Sooting Turbulent Jet Flames,” Combust. Theory and Modelling, Vol. 14, No. 1, 2010, pp. 105–124. PDF File to Download
  124. Bansal, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., “Multigroup Correlated-k Distribution Method for Nonequilibrium Atomic Radiation,” Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 24, No. 3,2010, pp. 638–646.PDF File to Download
  125. Duan, L., Martın, M. P., Sohn, I., Levin, D. A., and Modest, M. F., “Study of Emission Turbulence–Radiation Interaction in Hypersonic Turbulent Boundary Layers,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 49, No. 2, 2011, pp. 340–348. PDF File to Download
  126. Feldick, A. M., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., “Closely Coupled Flowfield–Radiation Interactions During Hypersonic Reentry,” Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 25, No. 4, 2011,pp. 481–492. PDF File to Download
  127. Feldick, A. M. and Modest, M. F., “An Improved Wavelength Selection Scheme for Monte Carlo Solvers Applied to Hypersonic Plasmas,” Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 112, 2011, pp. 1394–1401. PDF File to Download
  128. Duan, L., Feldick, A. M., Mart´ın, M. P., Modest, M., and Levin, D., “Study of Turbulence-Radiation Interaction in Hypersonic Turbulent Boundary layers,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 50, No. 2, 2012, pp. 447–453. PDF File to Download
  129. Bansal, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., “Multi-Scale k-Distribution Model for Gas Mixtures in Hypersonic Nonequilibrium Flows,” Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 112, No. 7, pp. 1213–1221. PDF File to Download
  130. Bansal, A. and Modest, M. F., “Narrow-band k-distribution Database for Atomic Radiation in Hypersonic Nonequilibrium Flows,” ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 2011, pp. 122701. PDF File to Download
  131. Sohn, I., Li, Z., Levin, D. A., and Modest, M. F., “Coupled DSMC–PMC Radiation Simulations of a Hypersonic Reentry,” Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 26, No. 1, 2012, pp. 22–35. PDF File to Download
  132. Feldick, A. M. and Modest, M. F., “A Spectrally Accurate Tightly-Coupled 2-D Axisymmetric Photon Monte-Carlo RTE Solver For Hypersonic Entry Flows,” ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 134, No. 12, 2012, pp. 122701. PDF File to Download
  133. Modest, M. F., “Further developments of the elliptic PN-Approximation formulation and its boundary conditions,” Numerical Heat Transfer – Part B: Fundamentals, Vol. 62, No. 2–3, 2012, pp. 181–202. PDF File to Download
  134. Modest, M. F. and Lei, S., “Simplified Spherical Harmonics Method For Radiative Heat Transfer”,
    Journal of Physics, Conference Series, Vol. 369, 2012, p. 012019, doi: 10.1088/1742-
    6596/369/1/012019.
  135. Bansal, A. and Modest, M. F., “Spectral Modeling of Radiative Heat Transfer in Carbonaceous Atmospheres Using New k-Distribution Models and Databases,” Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 2012, in print. PDF File to Download
  136. Pal, G. and Modest, M. F., “k-distribution methods for radiation calculations in high pressure combustion,” Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 27, No. 3, 2013, pp. 584–587. PDF File to Download
  137. Gupta, A., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., “Turbulence-radiation interactions in large-eddy simulations of luminous and nonluminous nonpremixed flames,” Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, Vol. 34, 2013, pp. 1281–1288. PDF File to Download
  138. Alberti, M., Weber, R., Mancini, M., and Modest, M. F., “Comparison of models for predicting band
    transmissivity of carbon dioxide and water vapour at high temperatures”, International Journal of
    Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 64, 2013, pp. 910–925.
  139. Zhao, X.-Y., Haworth, D. C., Ren, T., and Modest, M. F., “A transported probability density function/
    photon Monte Carlo method for high-temperature oxy-natural gas combustion with spectral gas
    and wall radiation”, Combustion Theory and Modelling, Vol. 17, No. 2, 2013, pp. 354–381. PDF File to Download
  140. Modest, M. F., “The Treatment of Nongray Properties in Radiative Heat Transfer — From Past to
    Present”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 135, No. 6, 2013, p. 4023596.PDF File to Download
  141. Ren, T. and Modest, M. F., “Hybrid wavenumber selection scheme for line-by-line photon Monte
    Carlo simulations in high-temperature gases”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 135, No. 8, 2013,
    p. 084501.PDF File to Download
  142. Cai, J. and Modest, M. F., “Improved full-spectrum k-distribution implementation for inhomogeneous
    media using a narrow-band database”, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer,
    Vol. 141, 2013, pp. 65–72.
  143. Pal, G., Gupta, A., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., “Comparison of accuracy and computational
    expense of radiation models in simulation of nonpremixed turbulent jet flames”, Combustion and
    Flame, 2013, submitted.
  144. Pal, G. and Modest, M. F., “Advanced differential approximation formulation of the PN method for
    radiative transfer”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 136, 2013, submitted.
  145. Cai, J., Lei, S., Dasgupta, A., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., “Radiative heat transfer in highpressure
    laminar hydrogen–air diffusion flames”, Combustion Theory and Modelling, 2013, in print.
  146. Cai, J. and Modest, M. F., “Absorption coefficient regression scheme for splitting radiative heat
    sources across phases in gas-particulate mixtures”, Powder Technology, Vol. 265, 2014, pp. 76-82. PDF File to Download
  147. Cai, J., Marquez, R., and Modest, M. F., “Comparisons of radiative heat transfer calculations in a
    jet diffusion flame using spherical harmonics and k-distributions”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer,
    Vol. 136, 2014, pp.112702.
  148. Modest, M. F., Cai, J., Ge,W., and Lee, E., “Elliptic Formulation of the Simplified Spherical Harmonics
    Method in Radiative Heat Transfer”, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 76,
    2014, pp. 459–466.
  149. Ge, W., Marquez, R., Modest, M. F., and Roy, S. P., “Implementation of High Order Spherical
    Harmonics Methods for Radiative Heat Transfer on OpenFOAM”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer,
    Vol. 137, No. 5, 2015, p. 052701.
  150. Ge, W., Modest, M. F., and Marquez, R., “Two-dimensional Axisymmetric Formulation of High Order
    Spherical Harmonics Methods for Radiative Heat Transfer”, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy
    and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 156, 2015, pp. 58–66.
  151. Ren, T., Modest, M. F., Fateev, A. and Clausen, S., “An Inverse Radiation Model for Optical Determination of Temperature and Species Concentration: Development and Validation”, Journal of Quantitative Spectroscopy and Radiative Transfer, Vol. 151, 2015, pp. 198–209.PDF File to Download
  152. Ren, T. and Modest, M. F., “Temperature profile inversion from carbon-dioxide spectral intensities
    through Tikhonov regularization”, Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 2015, in press.
  153. Marquez, R. and Modest, M. F., “Spectral Photon Monte Carlo with Energy Splitting Across Phases
    for Gas-Particle Mixtures”, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, 2015, accepted.
  154. Cai, J., Handa, M., and Modest, M. F., “Eulerian–Eulerian multi-fluid methods for pulverized coal
    flames with nongray radiation”, Combustion and Flame, Vol. 162, 2015, pp. 1550–1565.

Proceedings Articles

  1. Modest, M. F. and Tien, C. L., "Analysis of Real-Gas and Matrix-Conduction Effects in Cyclic Cryogenic Regenerators'', In 1972 National Heat Transfer Conference, Paper No. 72-HT-27, ASME, Denver, CO, 1972.
  2. Modest, M. F., "Two-Dimensional Radiative Equilibrium of a Gray Medium in a Plane Layer Bounded by Gray Non-Isothermal Walls'', ASME paper no. 75-HT-G, 1975.
  3. Modest, M. F. and Poon, S. C., "Determination of Three-Dimensional Radiative Exchange Factors for the Space Shuttle by Monte Carlo'', 1977 National Heat Transfer Conference, 1977, ASME paper no. 77-HT-49.
  4. Modest, M. F., Pfister, A., and Fitzgerald, D. F., "Feasibility of Solar Heating for Residential Housing in Northeastern Climates'', In Howell, J., ed., Heat Transfer in Solar Energy Sysems, ASME Publication #77-89012, 1977, pp. 81–91.
  5. Modest, M. F. and Soderstrom, K. G., "Thermal Design Criteria for Solar Hot Water Systems in Tropical Climates'', 1977 National Heat Transfer Conference, 1977, ASME Publication No. 77-HT-37.
  6. Rice, M. P., Modest, M. F., Borton, D. N., and Rogers, W. E., "Heat Transfer Analysis of Receivers for a Solar Concentrating Collector'', 1979 ASME Winter Annual Meeting, 1979, ASME paper no. 79-WA/Sol-20.
  7. Modest, M. F., Meyer, B. R., and Azad, F. H., "Combined Convection and Radiation in Tube Flow of an Absorbing, Emitting and Anisotropically Scattering Gas-Particulate Suspension'', 1980 National Heat Transfer Conference, 1980, ASME Paper No. 80-HT-27.
  8. Azad, F. H. and Modest, M. F., "Evaluation of Radiative Heat Fluxes in Absorbing, Emitting and Anisotropically Scattering Cylindrical Media'', 1980 National Heat Transfer Conference, 1980, Orlando, Florida, Paper No. 80-HT-35.
  9. Modest, M. F., "Radiative Heat Transfer in a Plane-Layer Mixture of Non-Gray Particulates and Molecular Gases'', ASME paper No. 81-HT-60, 1981.
  10. Modest, M. F. and Tabanfar, S., "A Multi-Dimensional Differential Approximation for Absorbing/Emitting Anisotropically Scattering Media with Collimated Irradiation'', ASME paper No. 82-WA/HT-49, 1982.
  11. Williams, J. L., Modest, M. F., Oren, J. A., and Howell, H. R., "Challenges in the Development of the Orbiter Radiation System'', In Proceedings of Space Shuttle Technical Conference, Vol. NASA CP 2342, NASA Johnson Space Center, 1983, pp. 480–489.
  12. Tabanfar, S. and Modest, M. F., "Combined Radiation and Convection in Absorbing, Emitting, Non-Gray Gas–Particulate Tube Flow'', ASME paper no. 85-WA/HT-60, 1985.
  13. Modest, M. F. and Abakians, H., "Heat Conduction in a Moving Semi-Infinite Solid Subjected to Pulsed Laser Irradiation'', ASME paper no. 85-WA/HT-61, 1985.
  14. Modest, M. F. and Abakians, H., "Evaporative Cutting of a Semi-Infinite Body With a Moving CW Laser'', ASME paper no. 85-HT-25, 1985.
  15. Mills, B. G., Biyikli, S., and Modest, M. F., "Healing of Laser vs. Conventional Osteotomy'', International Association for Dental Research, 1985, Presented at Annual Meeting.
  16. Mills, B. G., Biyikli, S., and Modest, M. F., "Effects of Power Levels and Nitrogen Assist on Laser Osteotomy'', International Association for Dental Research, 1986, Presented at Annual Meeting.
  17. Abakians, H. and Modest, M. F., "Evaporative Cutting of a Semi-Transparent Body with a Moving CW Laser'', In Proceedings of the Second Joint ASME/JSME Thermal Conference, Vol. 3, 1987, pp. 267–274.
  18. Biyikli, S. and Modest, M. F., "Effect of Beam Expansion and Focusing on Evaporative Cutting with a Moving CW Laser'', In Proceedings of the Second Joint ASME/JSME Thermal Conference, Vol. 3, 1987, pp. 275–281.
  19. Modest, M. F., "Evaluation of Spectrally-Integrated Radiative Fluxes of Multi-Dimensional Molecular Gas Particulate Mixtures'', In Fundamentals and Applications of Radiation Heat Transfer, Vol. HTD–72, ASME, 1987, pp. 111–118.
  20. Kim, J. J., Papamichael, K. M., Selkowitz, S., Spitzglas, M., and Modest, M. F., "Determining Daylight Illuminance in Rooms Having Complex Fenestration Systems'', Technical Proceedings of ASHRAE on Second Int'l Daylighting Conference, 1988.
  21. Modest, M. F., "The Improved Differential Approximation for Radiative Transfer in General Three-Dimensional Media'', In Heat Transfer Phenomena in Radiation, Combustion and Fires, Vol. HTD–106, ASME, 1989, pp. 213–220.
  22. Modest, M. F., "The Modified Differential Approximation for Radiative Transfer in General Three-Dimensional Media'', AIAA paper No. 89-0600, 1989.
  23. Roy, S. and Modest, M. F., "Three-Dimensional Conduction Effects During Evaporative Scribing with a CW Laser'', AIAA Paper No. 89–0179, 1989.
  24. Bang, S. Y. and Modest, M. F., "Multiple Reflection Effects on Evaporative Cutting with a Moving CW Laser'', In Radiation Heat Transfer: Fundamentals and Applications, Vol. HTD-137, ASME, 1990, pp. 65–72.
  25. Modest, M. F., "Laser Processing of Materials –- The Present and Future'', In Proceedings of the XXII ICHMT International Symposium on Manufacturing and Materials Processing, Dubrovnik, Yugoslavia, 1990.
  26. Ramanathan, S. and Modest, M. F., "Effects of Variable Thermal Properties on Evaporative Cutting with a Moving CW Laser'', In Heat Transfer in Space Systems, Vol. HTD–135, ASME, 1990, pp. 101–108.
  27. Ramanathan, S. and Modest, M. F., "Single and Multiple Pass Cutting of Ceramics With a Moving CW Laser'', In Proceedings of the XXII ICHMT Intl. Symposium on Manufacturing and Materials Processing, Dubrovnik, Yugoslavia, 1990.
  28. Modest, M. F., "The Weighted-Sum-of-Gray-Gases Model for Arbitrary Solution Methods in Radiative Transfer'', In Proceedings of the ASME/JSME Thermal Engineering Conference, Vol. 4, ASME, 1991, pp. 3–10.
  29. Bang, S. Y. and Modest, M. F., "Evaporative Cutting with a Moving CW Laser–Effects of Specular Reflections'', In Fundamentals of Radiation Heat Transfer, Vol. HTD–160, ASME, July 1991, pp. 69–78.
  30. Modest, M. F. and Sikka, K. K., "The Application of the Stepwise-Gray P-1 Approximation to Molecular Gas–Particulate Mixtures'', In Fundamentals of Radiation Heat Transfer, Vol. HTD–160, ASME, July 1991, pp. 97–103.
  31. Roy, S., Bang, S. Y., Modest, M. F., and Stubican, V. S., "Measurement of Spectral, Directional Reflectivities of Solids at High Temperatures Between 9 and 11 µm'', In Proceedings of the Third ASME/JSME Engineering Joint Conference, Vol. 4, 1991, pp. 19–26.
  32. Roy, S. and Modest, M. F., "Scribing with a Moving CW Laser–Effects of Three-Dimensional Conduction and Variable Properties'', In Experimental/Numerical Heat Transfer in Combustion and Phase Change, Vol. HTD–170, ASME, July 1991, pp. 53–61.
  33. Ramanathan, S. and Modest, M. F., "CW Laser Drilling of Composite Ceramics'', In Proceedings of ICALEO '91, Laser Materials Processing, Vol. 74, San Jose, CA, 1992, pp. 305–326.
  34. Modest, M. F., "The Monte Carlo Method Applied to Gases with Spectral Line Structure'', In Proceedings of the 28th National Heat Transfer Conference, Vol. HTD-Vol. 203, ASME, 1992, pp. 79–84. PDF File to Download
  35. Ramanathan, S. and Modest, M. F., "CW Laser Cutting of Composite Ceramics'', In Laser Advanced Materials Processing – LAMP '92, Vol. 2, Nagaoka, Japan, 1992, pp. 625–632.
  36. Ramanathan, S. and Modest, M. F., "CW Laser Cutting and Scribing of Composite Ceramics'', In 3rd International Symposium of Laser Materials Processing, Daejon, Korea, 1992.
  37. Trubelja, M. F., Ramanathan, S., Modest, M. F., and Stubican, V. S., "Mechanism of Carbon-Dioxide Laser Cutting of a Carbon-Fiber–Silicon-Carbide-Matrix Composite'', In Laser Advanced Materials Processing – LAMP '92, Vol. 2, Nagaoka, Japan, 1992, pp. 633–638.
  38. Bang, S. Y. and Modest, M. F., "Evaporative Scribing with a Moving CW Laser–-Effects of Multiple Reflections and Beam Polarization'', In Proceedings of ICALEO '91, Laser Materials Processing, Vol. 74, San Jose, CA, 1992, pp. 288–304.
  39. Gupta, S. B. and Modest, M. F., "Measurement of Infrared Absorption Coefficient of Molten LiF and Li2S'', 28th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Orlando, Florida, AIAA paper no. 93-2760, 1993.
  40. Ramanathan, S. and Modest, M. F., "Measurement of Temperatures and Absorptances for Laser Processing Applications'', In Proceedings of ICALEO '93, Laser Materials Processing, Orlando, FL, 1993, pp. 30–40.
  41. Roy, S., Bang, S. Y., Modest, M. F., and Stubican, V. S., "Measurement of Spectral, Directional Reflectivities of Solids at High Temperatures Between 9 and 11 µm'', Proceedings of the Joint ASME/JSME Thermal Conference, Vol. 4, 1993, pp. 19–26.
  42. Modest, M. F., "Laser Processing of Ceramics'', In Waidelich, W., ed., Laser in Engineering–Proceedings of the 11th International Congress Laser '93, Munich, Germany, 1993, pp. 360–371.
  43. Postlethwait, M. A., Sikka, K. K., Modest, M. F., and Hellman, J. R., "High Temperature Normal Spectral Emittance of Silicon Carbide Based Materials'', 28th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Orlando, Florida, AIAA paper no. 93-2759, 1993.
  44. Modest, M. F., "CO2-Laser Processing of Silicon-Compound Ceramics'', In Proceedings of the First ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Bombay, India, 1994, pp. 27–39.
  45. Postlethwait, M. A., Modest, M. F., Botch, M. A., and Hellmann, J. R., "Normal Spectral Emittance of Alumina Based Materials'', In Radiative Heat Transfer: Current Research; 6th AIAA/ASME Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Vol. HTD–276, ASME, 1994, pp. 73–77.
  46. Modest, M. F., Ramanathan, S., Raiber, A., and Angstenberger, B., "Laser Machining of Ablating Materials–Overlapped Grooves and Entrance/Exit Effects'', In Proceedings of ICALEO '94, 1994, pp. 303–312.
  47. Gassmann, R. C. and Modest, M. F., "Laser Cladding of Partially Yttria Stabilized Zirconia on Titanium, Nickel and Steel Alloys'', In Proceedings of ICALEO '94, 1994, pp. 125–134.
  48. Ramanathan, S. and Modest, M. F., "High-Speed Photographic Visualization of Laser Processing Phenomena'', In Proceedings of ICALEO '94, 1994, pp. 313–322.
  49. Mazumder, S. and Modest, M. F., "Boundary Treatment and Efficient Pressure Algorithm for Internal Turbulent Flows Using the PDF Method'', In Twenty-Seventh AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference, New Orleans, LA, 1996. Paper No. 96-1971.
  50. Ramanathan, S., Modest, M. F., and Zhang, Z., "Design of a Fast Micro-Pyrometer for Laser Processing Applications'', In AIAA Thermophysics Conference, New Orleans, LA, 1996.
  51. Modest, M. F., "Laser Machining of Ablating Materials–Through Cutting and Drilling Models'', In ICALEO '96, Detroit, MI, 1996, presented in October '96. PDF File to Download
  52. Zhang, Z. and Modest, M. F., "Temperature-Dependent Absorptances of Ceramics for Nd:YAG and CO2 Laser Processing Applications'', In ICALEO '96, Detroit, MI, 1996, presented in October '96. PDF File to Download
  53. Mazumder, S. and Modest, M. F., "Heat Transfer in Internal Turbulent Flow using the PDF Method'', presented at IMECE 1996, HTD; Atlanta, GA, November, 1996.
  54. Mazumder, S. and Modest, M. F., "A PDF Approach to Modeling Turbulence-Radiation Interactions in Flames'', presented at 1997 National Heat Transfer Conference, Baltimore, MD, August 1997. PDF File to Download
  55. Modest, M. F., "Transient Elastic and Viscoelastic Thermal Stresses During Laser Drilling of Ceramics'', In ICALEO '97, San Diego, CA, Vol.1, pp. C140–C149, 1997. PDF File to Download
  56. Zhang, Z. and Modest, M. F., "Energy Requirements for Ablation or Decomposition of Ceramics During CO2 and Nd:YAG Laser Machining'', In ICALEO '97, San Diego, CA, Vol.1 , pp. B90–B99, 1997. PDF File to Download
  57. Modest, M. F. and Mallison, T. M., "Transient Elastic Stresses During Laser Scribing of Ceramics'', In ICALEO '99, San Diego, CA, Vol. 87, pp. B118–B126, 1999. PDF File to Download
  58. Mallison, T. M. and Modest, M. F., "Transient Elastic Stresses During Laser Scribing of Ceramics'', In Proceedings of the ASME–-IMECE 1999, Nashville, TN, Vol. HTD 364-3, 1999, pp. 235–244.
  59. Li, G. and Modest, M. F., "A PDF method to capture sharp gradients in turbulent heat transfer'', In Proceedings of the 2000 National Heat Transfer Conference, ASME, Pittsburgh, PA, 2000. PDF File to Download
  60. Modest, M. F., "Minimization of Elastic Thermal Stresses During Laser Machining of Ceramics Using a Dual-Beam Arrangement'', In ICALEO 2000, Detroit, MI, 2000. PDF File to Download
  61. Li, G. and Modest, M. F., "A PDF Scheme to Capture Sharp Gradients in Hybrid Finite Volume/PDF Monte Carlo Methods'', In Proceedings of the 2000 IMECE, ASME, Orlando, FL, 2000. PDF File to Download
  62. Modest, M. F. and Zhang, H., "The Full-Spectrum Correlated-k Distribution and its Relationship to the Weighted-Sum-of-Gray-Gases Method'', In Proceedings of the 2000 IMECE, ASME, Pittsburgh, PA, 2000. PDF File to Download
  63. Zhang, H. and Modest, M. F., "A Multi-Scale Full-Spectrum Correlated-k Distribution For Radiative Heat Transfer in Inhomogeneous Gas Mixtures'', In Proceedings of the ICHMT 3rd International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, Antalya, Turkey, 2001. PDF File to Download
  64. Li, G. and Modest, M. F., "Application of composition PDF methods in the investigation of turbulence–radiation interactions'', In Proceedings of the ICHMT 3rd International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, Antalya, Turkey, 2001. PDF File to Download
  65. Modest, M. F. and Bharadwaj, S., "Medium-Resolution, High-Temperature Transmissivity Measurements and Correlations for Carbon Dioxide-Nitrogen Mixtures'', In Proceedings of the ICHMT 3rd International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, Antalya, Turkey, 2001.PDF File to Download
  66. Zhang, H. and Modest, M. F., "Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Correlations for Carbon Dioxide Mixtures", In Proceedings of the 2002 AIAA/ASME Thermophysics Conference, 2002. PDFfile to download
  67. Zhang, H. and Modest, M. F., –Scalable Multi-Group Full-Spectrum Correlated-k Distributions For Radiative Heat Transfer–, In Proceedings of IMECE 2002, ASME, 2002. PDF file to download
  68. Li, G. and Modest, M. F., "Study of Various Turbulence-Radiation Interaction Terms in Turbulent Reacting Flows," In Proceedings of IMECE 2002, ASME, 2002. PDF File to Download
  69. Wang, A. and Modest, M. F., "High-accuracy, compact database of narrow-band k-distributions for water vapor and carbon dioxide", In Mengüç, M. P. and Selçuk, N., eds., Proceedings of the ICHMT 4th International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, Istanbul, Turkey, 2004. PDF File to Download
  70. Modest, M. F. and Singh, V., "Engineering correlations for full spectrum k-distribution of H2O from the HITEMP spectroscopic databank", In Mengüç, M. P. and Selçuk, N., eds., Proceedings of the ICHMT 4th International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, Istanbul, Turkey, 2004. PDF File to Download
  71. Wang, L., Modest, M. F., Haworth, D. C., and Turns, S. R., "Nongray Soot and Gas-Phase Radiation Modeling in Luminous Turbulent Nonpremixed Jet Flames", In Mengüç, M. P. and Selçuk, N., eds., Proceedings of the ICHMT 4th International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, Istanbul, Turkey, 2004. PDF File to Download
  72. Wu, Y., Haworth., D. C., Modest, M. F., and Cuenot, B., "Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulence/Radiation Interaction in Premixed Combustion Systems", In Thirtyeth Symposium (International) on Combustion,  2004, PDF File to Download
  73. Bharadwaj, S. P. and Modest, M. F., "Medium resolution transmission measurements of water vapor at high temperature", In Webb and Modest, eds., Proceedings of the 2005 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2005. PDF File to Download
  74. Wang, L. and Modest, M. F., "Multi-Scale Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Method for Radiative Transfer in Inhomogeneous Gas Mixtures with Wall Emission", In Webb and Modest, eds., Proceedings of the 2005 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2005. PDF File to Download
  75. Modest, M. F., "Effects of Multiple Reflections on Hole Formation During Short-Pulsed Laser Drilling", In Li, B., ed., Proceedings of the 2005 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2005. PDF File to Download
  76. Wang, L., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., "A PDF/photon Monte Carlo method for radiative heat transfer in turbulent flames", In Proceedings of the 2005 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2005. PDF File to Download
  77. Wang, L. and Modest, M. F., "A Hybrid Multi-Scale Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Method for Radiative Transfer in Inhomogeneous Gas Mixtures", In Proceedings of the 2005 ASME IMECE, Orlando, FL, 2005. PDF File to Download
  78. Wang, A. and Modest, M. F., "Monte Carlo Schemes for Radiative Transfer in Media Represented by Particle Fields", In Proceedings of IMECE 2005, ASME, Orlando, FL, 2005. PDF File to Download
  79. Wang, A. and Modest, M. F., "An adaptive emission model for Monte Carlo ray-tracing in participating media represented by statistical particle fields," In Proceedings of Eurotherm Seminar 78, Elsevier, Poitiers, France, April 2006. PDF File to Download
  80. Wang, L., Yang, J., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., "Application of the Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Method to Photon Monte Carlo Solvers," In Proceedings of Eurotherm Seminar 78, Elsevier, Poitiers, France, April 2006. PDF File to Download
  81. Yang, J. and Modest, M. F., "General, Three-Dimensional, High-Order P-N Approximation for Radiative Transfer," In Proceedings of Eurotherm Seminar 78, Elsevier, Poitiers, France, April 2006. PDF File to Download
  82. Deshmukh, K., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., "Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulence-Radiation Interactions in Nonpremixed Combustion Systems," In Proceedings of Eurotherm Seminar 78, Elsevier, Poitiers, France, April 2006. PDF File to Download
  83. Mehta, R. and Modest, M. F., "Modeling Absorption TRI in Optically Thick Eddies," In Proceedings of Eurotherm Seminar 78, Elsevier, Poitiers, France, April 2006. PDF File to Download
  84. Deshmukh, K., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., "Direct Numerical Simulation of TurbulenceRadiation Interactions in Nonpremixed Combustion Systems," In Thirty-First Symposium (International) on Combustion, 2006. PDF File to Download
  85.  Gupta, A., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., “Large-eddy simulation of a nonpremixed turbulent reacting flow with thermal radiation and turbulence/radiation interactions”, In 59th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics, Tampa Bay, FL, 19-21 November 2006, Abstract only.
  86.  Wang, A., Modest, M. F., Haworth, D. C., and Wang, L., "Monte Carlo Simulation of Radiative Heat Transfer and Turbulence Interactions in Methane/Air Jet Flames", In Mengüç, M. P. and Selçuk, N., eds., Radiative Transfer 2007 - The Fifth International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, Begell House, Bodrum, Turkey, 2007.
  87. Modest, M. F., "Modern Radiative Heat Transfer Models for Combustion Systems", In Mengüç, M. P. and Selçuk, N., eds., Radiative Transfer 2007 - The Fifth International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, Begell House, Bodrum, Turkey, 2007.
  88.  Gupta, A., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., "Large-Eddy Simulation of a Nonpremixed Turbulent Reacting Flow with Turbulence/Radiation Interactions", In 2007 ASME-JSME Thermal Engineering Conference and Summer Heat Transfer Conference, 2007.
  89.  Gupta, A., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., "Large-eddy simulation of a nonpremixed turbulent reacting flow with turbulence/radiation interactions", In Proceedings of 5th U.S. National Combustion Meeting, San Diego, CA, 25-28 March 2007.
  90.  Pal, G. and Modest, M. F., "A new hybrid full-spectrum correlated k-distribution method for radiative transfer calculations in nonhomogeneous gas mixtures", In 2007 ASME-JSME Thermal Engineering Conference and Summer Heat Transfer Conference, 2007.
  91.  Deshmukh, K. V., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., "Direct numerical simulation of turbulence-radiation interactions in a quasi-stationary premixed flame", In Fifth U.S. Combustion Meeting, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA, March 2007.
  92.  Mehta, R., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., "Composition PDF Modeling of Soot Formation in Turbulent Ethylene/Air Jet Flames", In 2007 ASME-JSME Thermal Engineering Conference and Summer Heat Transfer Conference, 2007.
  93.  Wang, A. and Modest, M. F., "Photon Monte Carlo simulation of radiative heat transfer in turbulent sooty flames", In ASME-JSME Thermal Engineering and Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Vancouver, Canada, 2007.
  94.  Wang, A., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., "Composition-PDF/photon Monte Carlo modeling of turbulence-radiation interactions in nonluminous jet flames", In The 5th US Combustion Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2007.
  95.  Mehta, R. S., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., "Composition PDF/Method of Moments Modeling of Soot Formation in a Turbulent Ethylene/Air Jet Flame", Fall Meeting, ESSCI, Charlottsville, VA, October 21-24, 2007, 2007.
  96.  Mehta, R. S., Wang, A., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., "Modeling of a Turbulent Ethylene/Air Flame Using Hybrid Finite Volume/Monte Carlo Methods", Proceedings of CHT-08, ICHMT International Symposium on Advances in Computational Heat Transfer,May 11-16, 2008, Marrakech, Morocco, 2008. PDF File to Download
  97.  Pal, G. and Modest, M. F., "A New Multiscale Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Method For Radiative Transfer In Nonhomogeneous Gas-Soot Mixtures With Wall Emission", In CHT-08: Advances in Computational Heat Transfer, Begell House Inc., 2008.
  98. Feldick, A. M., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., "Closely Coupled Flowfield-Radiation Interactions For Flowfields created during Hypersonic Reentry", AIAA Paper No. 2008-4104, 2008, 40th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Seattle, Washington.
  99. Ozawa, T., Wang, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., "Particle Methods For Simulating Radiation In Hypersonic Reentry Flows", AIAA Paper No. 2008-3916, 2008, 40th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Seattle, Washington. PDF File to Download
  100.  Ozawa, T., Wang, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., "Particle Methods For Simulating Atomic Radiation In Hypersonic Reentry Flows", Rarefied Gas Dynamics, Kyoto, Japan, July 21-25, Vol. 1084, 2008.
  101.  Ozawa, T., Wang, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., "Particle Methods For Simulating Radiation In Hypersonic Reentry Flows", In CHT-08: Advances in Computational Heat Transfer, Begell House Inc., 2008.
  102. Sohn, I., Levin, D. A., and Modest, M. F., "Improved Radiation Calculations For Hypersonic Reentry Flows Using Efficient Databasing Schemes", In CHT-08: Advances in Computational Heat Transfer, Begell House Inc., 2008.
  103. Sohn, I., Bansal, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., "Advanced Radiation Calculations of Hypersonic Reentry Flows Using Efficient Databasing Schemes", AIAA Paper No. 2008-4019, 2008, 40th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Seattle, Washington.
  104. Deshmukh, K. V., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., "Radiation Using Higher-Order Spherical Harmonics Method For Direct Numerical Simulation Of Turbulent Reacting Flows", In CHT-08: Advances in Computational Heat Transfer, Begell House Inc., 2008.
  105. Deshmukh, K. V., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., "Radiation Using Higher-Order Spherical Harmonics Method for DNS of Turbulent Reacting Flows", In 12th International Conference on Numerical Combustion, Monterey, California, 2008.
  106.  Mehta, R. S., Wang, A., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., "Modeling of Turbulent Ethylene/Air Jet Flames Using Hybrid Finite Volume/Monte Carlo Methods", In CHT-08: Advances in Computational Heat Transfer, Begell House Inc., 2008.
  107.  Bansal, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., "Correlated-k Distribution Method for Atomic Radiation in Hypersonic Nonequilibrium flows", 47th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, AIAA Paper 2009-1027, 2009. PDF File to Download
  108.  Bansal, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., "Narrow-band k-distribution Database for Atomic Radiation in Hypersonic Nonequilibrium Flows", ASME Paper No. HT2009-88120, 2009, ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference.
  109. Bansal, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., "Application of Correlated-k Method for Solving Molecular radiation problem in Hypersonic Nonequilibrium Flows", AIAA Paper No. 2009-3922, 2009, 41st AIAA Thermophysics Conference.
  110. Sohn, I., Ozawa, T., Levin, D. A., and Modest, M. F., "DSMC Hypersonic Reentry Flow Simulations with Photon Monte Carlo Radiation", 47th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, AIAA Paper 2009-1566, 2009.
  111. Feldick, A. M., Modest, M. F., Levin, D. A., Gnoffo, P. A., and Johnston, C. O., "Examination of Coupled Continuum Fluid Dynamics and Radiation in Hypersonic Simulations", 47th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Orlando, Florida, Paper No. AIAA 2009-1399, January 2009.
  112. Feldick, A. M., Giegel, J., and Modest, M. F., "A Spectrally Accurate Tightly-Coupled 2-D Axisymmetric Photon Monte-Carlo RTE Solver For Hypersonic Entry Flows", ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Fransisco, California, Paper No. HT2009-88241, July 2009.
  113. Becker, R., Koch, R., Modest, M. F., and Bauer, H.-J., “An angular finite element method for the solution of the even-parity equation”, In Proceedings of ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference,Paper HT2009-88505, 2009.

  114. Pal, G., Wang, A., and Modest, M. F., “A k-distribution-based spectral module for radiation calculations in multiphase mixtures”, In Proceedings of ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Paper HT2009-88245, 2009. PDF File to Download

  115. Modest, M. F. and Pal, G., “Advanced differential approximation formulation of the P-N method for radiative transfer”, In Proceedings of ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Paper HT2009-88242, 2009.

  116. Mehta, R. S., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., “Composition PDF/Photon Monte Carlo Modeling of Moderately Sooting Turbulent Jet Flames”, Proceedings of 6th U.S. National Combustion Meeting,May 16–20, 2009, Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.A, 2009.

  117. Bansal, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., “Correlated-k Distribution Method for Atomic Radiation in Hypersonic Nonequilibrium flows”, 47th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, AIAA Paper 2009-1027, 2009.

  118. Ozawa, T., Li, Z., Sohn, I., Levin, D. A., and Modest, M. F., “Modeling of Electronic Excitation and Radiation for Hypersonic Re-Entry Flows in DSMC”, 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference,AIAA Paper 2010-987, 2010.

  119. Sohn, I., Levin, D. A., and Modest, M. F., “Closely-Coupled DSMC Hypersonic Re-Entry Flow Simulations with Photon Monte Carlo Radiation”, 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, AIAA Paper 2010-819, 2010.

  120. Bansal, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., “k-Distributions for Gas Mixtures in Hypersonic Nonequilibrium Flows”, 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, AIAA Paper 2010-234, 2010.

  121. Bansal, A., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., “Multi-Scale k-Distribution Model for Gas Mixtures in Hypersonic Nonequilibrium Flows”, 6th International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, 2010.

  122. Feldick, A. M., Duan, L., Modest, M. F., Levin, D. A., and Martın, P., “Transmissivities in Hypersonic Turbulent Boundary Layers Transmissivities in Hypersonic Turbulent Boundary Layers”, 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Orlando, Florida, Paper No. AIAA 2010-1185, January 2010.

  123. Duan, L., Grube, N., Sohn, I., Mart´ın, M. P., Modest, M. F., and Levin, D. A., “Effect of Turbulent Fluctuations on Radiative Heat Flux”, AIAA Paper No. 2010-354, 2010, 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting.

  124. Pal, G., Gupta, A., Haworth, D. C., and Modest, M. F., “The influences of spectral modeling of radiative properties and solution method of the radiative transfer equation in simulations of nonpremixed turbulent jet flames”, 6th International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, 2010.

  125. Feldick, A. M., Duan, L., Modest, M. F., Levin, D. A., and Mart´ın, P., “Transmissivities in Hypersonic Turbulent Boundary Layers Transmissivities in Hypersonic Turbulent Boundary Layers,” 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Orlando, Florida, Paper No. AIAA 2010-1185, January 2010.

  126. Bansal, A. and Modest, M. F., “Spectral Modeling of Radiative Heat Transfer in Carbonaceous Atmospheres Using New k-Distribution Models,” 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, AIAA Paper 2011-0247, 2011.

  127. Feldick, A. M. and Modest, M. F., “Variance Reduction Techniques For Monte Carlo Solution of Radiative Transfer in Hypersonic Flows: Importance Sampling,” 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, AIAA Paper 2011-0245, 2011.

  128. Feldick, A. M., Bansal, A., and Modest, M. F., “Variance Reduction Techniques For Monte Carlo Solution of Radiative Transfer in Hypersonic Flows: Hybrid P-1-Monte Carlo,” 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, AIAA Paper 2011-0249, 2011.

  129. Sohn, I., Li, Z., Levin, D. A., and Modest, M. F., “Effect of Escape Factor to a Hypersonic Nonequilibrium FlowImplemented in DSMC-Photon Monte Carlo Radiation,” 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, AIAA Paper 2011-0533, 2011.

  130. Li, Z., Sohn, I., Levin, D. A., Modest, M. F., and Ozawa, T., “Challenges of Modeling of Electronic State Specific Processes for Hypersonic Reentry Flows in DSMC,” 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, AIAA Paper 2011-0536, 2011.

  131. Duan, L., Beekman, I., Feldick, A. M., Mart´ın, M. P., Modest, M., and Levin, D., “Study of Turbulence-Radiation Interaction in Hypersonic Turbulent Boundary layers,” 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, AIAA Paper 2011-749, 2011.

  132. Pal, G., Gupta, A., Modest, M. F., and Haworth, D. C., “Comparison of accuracy and computational expense of radiation models in simulation of non-premixed turbulent jet flames,” Proceedings of 2011 ASME/JSME Thermal Engineering Joint conference, 2011.

  133. Feldick, A. M. and Modest, M. F., “Importance Sampling in Monte-Carlo Ray Tracing Solutions Applied to Radiation in Hypersonic Entry Flows,” ASME/JSME 8th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, Paper No. AJTEC2011-44487, March 2011.

  134. Mehta, R. S., Feldick, A. M., Kolobov, V., Arslanbekov, R., and Modest, M. F., “Hybrid Radiation Transport Model for Weakly Ionized Plasmas,” AIAA Paper No. 2011-3767, 2011, 43rd AIAA Thermophysics Conference.

  135. Bansal, A., Feldick, A. M., and Modest, M. F., “Simulation of Hypersonic Flow and Radiation over a Mars Reentry Vehicle using OpenFOAM,” 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Conference, Paper No. AIAA-2012-0650, 2012.

  136. Cai, J. and Modest, M. F., “Radiation Modeling in Fluidized-bed and Pulverized Coal Combustion,” 50th Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Paper No. AIAA-2012-0525, 2012.

  137. Pal, G. and Modest, M. F., “k-distribution methods for radiation calculations in high pressure combustion,” 50th Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Paper No. AIAA-2012-0529, 2012.

  138. Cai, J. and Modest, M. F., “Absorption coefficient regression scheme for splitting radiative heat sources across phases in gas-particulate mixtures,” Proceedings of Eurotherm Seminar 95, Elsevier, Nancy, France, April 2012.

  139. Modest, M. F. and Lei, S., “Simplified Spherical Harmonics Method For Radiative Heat Transfer,” Proceedings of Eurotherm Seminar 95, Elsevier, Nancy, France, April 2012.

  140. Reeder, T. A. and Modest, M. F., “Instrument lineshape analysis for a low-resolution FTIR spectrometer,” Paper No. HT2012-58365, Proceedings of the 2012 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, 2012.

  141. Ren, T. and Modest, M. F., “Improved wavenumber selection scheme for line-by-line photon Monte Carlo simulations in combustion systems,” Paper No. HT2012-58366, Proceedings of the 2012 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, 2012.

  142. Lei, S., Cai, J., and Modest, M. F., “Photon Monte Carlo Model for High-Pressure Reacting Laminar Flows,” Proceedings of IMECE 2012, No. IMECE2012-88594, ASME, Houston, TX, 2012.

  143. Cai, J., Lei, S., and Modest, M. F., “Radiative heat transfer in high-pressure laminar hydrogen–air diffusion flames using spherical harmonics and k-distributions,” Proceedings of IMECE 2012, No. IMECE2012-88507, ASME, Houston, TX, 2012.
  144. Ren, T., Reeder, T. A., and Modest, M. F., “Investigation of optimal wavenumber range and resolution
    for determination of combustion gas temperature and concentration”, In Paper No. HT2013-17503,
    Proceedings of the 2013 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Minneapolis, MN, 2013.
  145. Ren, T., Reeder, T. A., and Modest, M. F., “An inverse radiation model for optical determination
    of temperature and CO2 concentration: development and validation”, In Paper No. IMECE2013-
    64973, Proceedings of ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition,
    San Diego, CA, 2013.
  146.  Marquez, R. and Modest, M. F., “Implementation Of The Pn-Approximation For Radiative Heat
    Transfer On OpenFOAM”, In Paper No. HT2013-17556, Proceedings of the 2013 ASME Summer
    Heat Transfer Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2013.
  147. Cai, J. and Modest, M., “Comparisons of radiative heat transfer calculations in a jet diffusion flame
    using spherical harmonics and k-distributions”, In Paper No. HT2013-17647, Proceedings of the 2013
    ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Minneapolis, MN, 2013.
  148. Marquez, R. and Modest, M. F., “Spectral Photon Monte-Carlo with Energy Splitting Across Phases
    for Gas-Particle Mixtures”, 22nd National and 11th International ISHMT–ASME Heat and Mass
    Transfer Conference 2013, Kharagpur, India, 2013.
  149. Marquez, R. and Modest, M. F., “Two-Dimensional Axisymmetric Formulation of Higher Order
    PN-Approximations”, 22nd National and 11th International ISHMT–ASME Heat and Mass Transfer
    Conference 2013, Kharagpur, India, 2013.
  150. Cai, J. and Modest, M. F., “Improved full-spectrum k-distribution implementation for inhomogeneous
    media using a narrow-band database”, 22nd National and 11th International ISHMT-ASME Heat and
    Mass Transfer Conference 2013, Kharagpur, India, 2013.
  151. Ren, T. and Modest, M. F., “Temperature Profile Inversion From CO2 Spectral Intensities Through
    Levenberg-Marquardt Optimization and Tikhonov Regularization”, In Paper No.1896725, 11th
    AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Atlanta, GA, 2014.
  152. Ge, W. and Modest, M. F., “Development of High-Order PN Models for Radiative Heat Transfer in
    Special Geometries and Boundary Conditions”, In Proceedings of Computational Thermal Radiation
    in Participating Media V, Eurotherm, Albi, France, 2015.
  153. Cai, J. and Modest, M. F., “Specular reflective boundary conditions for Discrete Ordinate Methods in
    Periodic or Symmetric Geometries”, In Proceedings of Computational Thermal Radiation in Participating
    Media V, Eurotherm, Albi, France, 2015.
  154. Ge, W., Wang, C., Modest, M. F., and Cai, J., “A Full-Spectrum k-Distribution Look-Up Table for
    Radiative Transfer in Nonhomogeneous Gaseous Media”, In CHT-15: Advances in Computational
    Heat Transfer, Rutgers University, New Jersey, 2015.
  155. Roy, S. P., Cai, J., and Modest, M. F., “Photon Monte Carlo Method for Radiation Calculations in
    Spray Combustion”, In CHT-15: Advances in Computational Heat Transfer, Rutgers University, New Jersey, 2015.
  156. Roy, S. P., Cai, J., Ge,W., and Modest, M. F., “Computational Cost and Accuracy Comparison of Radiation
    Solvers with Emphasis on Combustion Simulations”, In CHT-15: Advances in Computational
    Heat Transfer, Rutgers University, New Jersey, 2015.
  157. Roy, S. P., Cai, J., Ge, W.,Wang, C., Ferreyro-Fernandez, S., Sircar, A., Haworth, D. C., and Modest,
    M. F., “Radiative Heat Transfer Under Engine-Relevant Conditions”, In US National Combustion
    Meeting, The Combustion Insitute, Cincinnati, USA, May 2015.
  158. Ren, T. and Modest, M. F., “Optical determination of temperature and species concentration for
    homogeneous turbulent gas medium”, In Paper No. TFESC-12546, Proceedings of the 1st Thermal
    and Fluids Engineering Summer Conference, TFESC-1, New York City, USA, 2015.