Resume
Publications
Citations
Researcher
ORCID: 0000-0002-2419-2698
ResearcherID: D-3909-2012
Adrian
Bejan
J. A. Jones Distinguished Professor in Mechanical Engineering at Duke University
Mechanical Engineering
Durham, NC, United States
Citations
21,044 / 81,700
Contact Info
Resume
Publications
Citations
About

Professor Bejan's research covers engineering science and applied physics: thermodynamics, heat transfer, convection, design, and evolution in nature.

Professor Bejan was ranked in 2001 among the 100 most highly cited authors worldwide in engineering (all fields, all countries), the Institute for Scientific Information. Professor Bejan has received 18 honorary doctorates from universities in 11 countries.

Adrian Bejan is the author of 30 books and over 650 peer-referred articles. In October 2018, his h-index is 91 on Google Scholar and 63 on the Web of Science.

Research Interests
Design
Nature
Evolution
Thermodynamics
Heat Transfer
Constructal Law
Metrics Overview
Publications
977
Since 1915
Citations
21,044 / 81,700
Worldwide
Avg. Citations
83
Per publication
G-Index
74
In past 5 years
Research Experience
J.A. Jones Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Duke University 1989 - Present
Full Professor with Tenure
Duke University 1984 - 1989
Assistant and Associate Professor
University of Colorado Boulder 1978 - 1984
Fellow of the Miller Institute of Basic Research in Science
University of California Berkeley 1976 - 1978
Education
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1972 - 1975
Doctoral Degree , Mechanical engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1971 - 1972
Master's Degree , Mechanical engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1967 - 1971
Bachelor's Degree , Mechanical engineering
Prizes and Awards
TÜBA International Academy Prizes
Turkish Academy of Science | Dec 2019
Benjamin Franklin Medal
The Franklin Institute | Apr 2018
Corresponding Member
Mexican Academy of Sciences | 2017
Ralph Coats Roe Medal
American Society of Mechanical Engineers | 2017
Realted Researchers