Head, Energy-Environment Research Center, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Head, Energy teaching track
Head, Laboratory of Internal Combustion Engines
Dean of Mechanical Engineering Faculty 2007-2008
Ph.D. 1984, Technion, Mechanical Engineering
M.Sc. 1974, Polytechnical Institute, St Petersburg, Physics and Mechanics
Research Area in Energy:
Alternative fuels for Internal combustion engines. Engine particulate emissions and their properties. Energy Conservation.
Environmental impact of energy production
Particulates emissions from energy production processes: Characterization of soot particulates
M.Shapiro, P.Vainshtein, D.Dutcher, M.Emery, M.Stolzenburg, D.B.Kittelson and P.H.McMurry, Characterization of agglomerates by simultaneous measurement of mobility, vacuum aerodynamic diameter and mass, Journal of Aerosol Science, 44, 24–45, 2012
T. Gambaryan-Roisman, M. Shapiro, A. Shavit. Effect of double-diffusive heat transfer on thermal conductivity of porous sintered ceramics: Macrotransport analysis. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 54 (2011) 4844–4855.
M. Shapiro and Y. Ben-Shmuel Modeling performance of a tangential flow cyclone: effects of secondary outlet geometry and boundary conditions. Particulate Science and Technology. 29:5, 450-465, 2011