Skip to main content
Are you okay? Emergency/Crisis UOIT Home

Glenn Harvel
PhD

Associate Professor

Faculty of Energy Systems and Nuclear Science

Contact information

Energy Systems and Nuclear Science Research Centre (ERC) - Room 4032
North Oshawa
2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, ON L1H 7K4

905.721.8668 ext. 5508

glenn.harvel@uoit.ca


Education

  • PhD in Nuclear Engineering McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario 1995
  • Master of Engineering in Engineering Physics McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario 1991
  • Bachelor of Engineering McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario 1989

Courses taught

  • Nuclear Power Plant Design and Simulation;
  • Nuclear Plant Safety Design;
  • Advanced Nuclear Theramlhydraulics;
  • Industrial Radiography;
  • Reactor Containment;
  • Nuclear Plant Systems and Operations; and
  • Nuclear Reactor Design.

Research and expertise

Involvement

  • Journal papers

    • G. Richards, G.D. Harvel, I.L. Pioro, A.S. Shelegov, and P.L. Kirillov, “Heat Transfer Profiles of a Vertical Bare 7 Element Bundle Cooled with Supercritical Freon-12”, Nuclear Engineering Design, In Press.2013.[NSERC]
    • G. Richards, I.L. Pioro, G.D. Harvel, A.S. Shelegov, and P.L. Kirillov, “Temperature Profiles of a Vertical 7-Element Bundle Cooled with Supercritical Freon-12”, Journal of Energy and Power Engineering, 7(2):207-218, ISSN 1934-8975, USA, 2013.[NSERC]
    • G.D. Harvel and W. Hardman, “A Comparison of Different Communication Tools for Distance Learning in Nuclear Education”, Journal of Energy and Power Engineering, 6:20-33, 2012. [NSERC]
    • G.D. Harvel, R. Scrannage, and D. Hobbs, “Scoping Assessment of Design Options for an Enhanced Calandria Tube”, Journal of Nuclear Engineering and Design,241: 2688-2697, 2011. [Bruce Power, OCE]
    • J.S. Chang, V. Lakhian, D. Brocilo, G.D. Harvel, D.W. Ewing, M. Watanabe, H. Matsubara, H. Hirata, S. Matsumoto, and P. Fanson, “Fuel Reforming Characteristics of Electrohydrodynamic Atomization – Flow Stabilized Radical Shower System”, International Journal of Plasma Environmental Science and Technology, 5:7-11, 2011. [Toyota]
    • D. Brocilo, , J.S. Cotton, E. dela Cruz, G.D. Harvel, D. Ewing, M. Bardeleben, and J.S. Chang, “Deposited Diesel Soot Oxidation and Removal Characteristics by Non-Thermal Plasma”, International Journal of Plasma Environmental Science and Technology, 5:37-41, 2011. [NSERC]
    • T. Masala, G.D. Harvel, J. Su, and J.S. Chang, “Determination of Interfacial Parameters for Horizontal Two-Phase Intermittent Flow Regimes Using a High Speed Pulse-Echo Ultrasonic Technique”, International Journal of Fluid Flow Machinery, 122:61-76, 2010. [NSERC]
    • H. Tsubone, J.S. Chang, G.D. Harvel and K. Urashima, “Non-Moving Component Pumping of Narrow Gas Flow Channels by an Electrohydrodynamic Gas Pumps”, International Journal of Plasma Environmental Science and Technology, 3(2):151-155, 2009. [NSERC,OCE]
    • G.D. Harvel and J.S. Chang, “Non-Destructive Evaluation of Multiply Connected Electrical Arc Furnace Graphite Rod Electrodes”, Research in Non-Destructive Evaluation, 20(4):215-229, 2009. [Cyanamid]
    • G.D. Harvel, B. Komeili, C.Y. Ching, and J.S Chang, “Electrohydrodynamically Enhanced Capillary Evaporator”, Journal of IEEE Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, 16(2):456-462, April 2009. [CSA]
    • B. Komeili, J.S. Chang, G.D. Harvel, C. Ching, and D. Brocilo, “Flow Characteristics of Wire-Rod Type Electrohydrodynamic Gas Pump Under Negative Corona Operations”, Journal of Electrostatics, 66: 342-353, 2008.  [MMO]
    • I.C. Lim, G.D. Harvel, and J.S. Chang, “Finned Fuel Element Two-Phase Flow Parameter Measurements Using Real-Time Neutron Radiography”, Journal of Power and Energy Systems, 2(2): 2008. [AECL]
    • J.S. Chang, C. Ayrault, D. Brocilo, D. Ewing, G.D. Harvel, K. Urashima, H. Hirata, S. Matsumoto, and P. Fanson, “Electrohydrodynamic Atomization Two-Phase Flow Regime Map for Liquid Hydrocarbon Under Pulsed Electric Fields with Co-Gas Flow”, Journal of Electrostatics, 66:94-98, 2008. [Toyota]
    • T. Masala, G.D. Harvel, and J.S. Chang, “Separated Flow Regime Two-Phase Flow Parameter Measurement by a High Speed Ultrasonic Pulse-Echo System”, Review of Scientific Instruments, 78:114901-1114901-9, 2007.  [NSERC]
    • J.S. Chang, J. Ueno, H. Tsubone, G.D. Harvel, S. Minami, and K. Urashima, “Electrohydrodynamically Induced Flow Direction in a Wire Non-Parallel-Plate Electrode Corona Discharges”, Journal of Physics D:  Applied Physics, 40, 5109-5111, 2007. [CSA]
  • Recent conference papers

    • Takuro Kawakami, Kosuke Matsushima, Gou Koutaki, Keiichi Uchimura, Glenn Harvel, Jen-Shih Chang, “A 3-D Neutron Tomography Method for Measurement of Soot Deposition in Silicon Carbide Filters”, ICICIC2013, 2013.
    • Adam Lipchitz, Theophile Imbert, and Glenn Harvel, “Investigation of Fluid Dynamic Properties of Liquid Field’s Metal”, POWER2013-98224, Proceedings of the ASME 2013 Power Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, , July 29-August 1, 2013.
    • Vatsal Trivedi, Amjad Farah, and Glenn Harvel, “Effects of Cavitation damage on the Hydraulic characteristics of a gate Valve”, POWER2013-98234, Proceedings of the ASME 2013 Power Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, , July 29-August 1, 2013.
    • Jeffrey Samuel, Glenn Harvel and Igor Pioro, “Numerical Analysis of Natural Circulation Phenomena of Supercritical Fluids”, 21st   International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, ICONE21-16452, Chengdu, China , July 29 - August 2, 2013.
    • Amjad Farah, Glenn Harvel and Igor Pioro, “Assessment of FLUENT Code as a Tool for SCW heat Transfer Analysis”, 21st   International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, ICONE21-16446, Chengdu, China , July 29 - August 2, 2013
  • Awards

    • Licensed engineer with Professional Engineers Ontario
    • Member of Canadian Nuclear Society
    • Member of ASME
    • Member of CAGE Club
    • Member of IEEE-DEIS
University of Ontario Institute of Technology logo