Research Area :: Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling


Leader of the Research Group: Dr. Md. Hamidur Rahman

Research Co-Lead: Dr Arafat Ahmed Bhuiyan

Other Associated Faculties & Staff:



Related Publications

1. Rahman, M H, Islam, A K M Sadrul, and Amin, Ruhul M, “Numerical Study of Emission Control of Rural Kitchen for Healthy Environment” Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, a transaction of ASME. (Accepted Manuscript). DOI:10.1115/1.4043914

2. Awais, M., Bhuiyan, AA, Enhancement of thermal and hydraulic performance of compact finned-tube heat exchanger using vortex generators (VGs): A parametric study, International Journal of Thermal Sciences, vol.140: p. 154-166, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijthermalsci.2019.02.041

3.  A. K. Azad, Salma Parvin, and Md. Mustafa Kamal Chowdhury, ''Effects of Hartmann number on combined convection in a channel with cavity using Cu-water nanofluid", AIP Conference Proceedings, Volume(s) 1851, 020081 (2017).https://doi.org/10.1063/1.4984710

4. M.M. Rahman, James T. Hart, Bhuiyan, A.A., Karim, M. R., and Naser, J., Experimental and numerical investigation of coherent structure dynamics on mass transfer in a separated cavity flow. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 2016. 76: p. 146-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2016.03.028

5. Bhuiyan, A.A., Muinul H.Banna, Shama F.Barna, M. Ruhul Amin, A.K.M.Sadrul Islam., Numerical modelling of thermal characteristics in a microstructure filled porous cavity with mixed convection. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 2016. 93: p. 464-476. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2015.10.004

6. Hart, J.T., Karim, M. R., Bhuiyan, A.A., Witt, P. and Naser, J., Numerical modelling of unsteady flow behaviour in the rectangular jets with oblique opening. Alexandria Engineering Journal, 2016. 55(3): p. 2309-2320. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.aej.2016.05.008

7. Bhuiyan, A.A., Karim, M.R., Hart, J., Witt, P.J. and Naser, J.,  Investigation of Slot-Burner Aerodynamics with Recessed-Type Nozzle Geometry. Fluids, Journal of Multi-Disciplinary Publishing Institute (MDPI) 2016. 1(2): p. 10. http://dx.doi:10.3390/fluids1020010

8. Rahman, M H, Islam, A K M Sadrul, and Amin, Ruhul M, “Numerical Study of Carbon Dioxide Gas Emission From an Urban Residential Kitchen In Developing Countries” published in the Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications, a transaction of ASME, Vol:07, Issue:04, June 2015. DOI: 10.1115/1.4030814

9. Bhuiyan, A.A. and J. Naser, "Effect of recycled ratio on heat transfer performance of coal combustion in a 0.5MWth combustion test facility”, in 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), Australia, 2014.

10. A. K. Azad, M. J. H. Munshi, M. M. Rahman, and M. K. Chowdhury, "Analysis of Combined Convection in an Open Cavity under Constant Heat Flux Boundary Conditions and Magnetic Field Using Finite Element Method", Journal of Scientific Research, 2014, Vol. 6(2), pp. 243-256. https://doi.org/10.3329/jsr.v6i2.14505

11. Rahman, M., H., Kim. S. I, and Hassan, I., “Tip Leakage Flow Characteristics and Heat Transfer on Turbine Blade Tip and Casing, Part 2: Effect of Unsteady Stator-Rotor Interaction” to be published in the International Journal for Computational Methods, Vol:11, Issue:02, 2013. 

12. M.J.H. Munshi, A.K. Azad, Rowshon Ara Begum, M. Borhan Uddin, and M.M. Rahman, Modeling and simulation of MHD convective heat transfer of channel flow having a cavity, International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME), 2013, Vol. 8(1), pp. 63-72.

13. A.K. Azad, M.J.H. Munshi, and M.M. Rahman, "Double Diffusive Mixed Convection in a Channel with a Circular Heater", Procedia Engineering, 2013, Vol. 56, pp. 157-162. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.proeng.2013.03.102  

14. Bhuiyan, A.A., A.K.M.S. Islam, and M.R. Amin, Numerical study of 3D thermal and hydraulic characteristics of wavy fin-and-tube heat exchanger. Frontiers in Heat and Mass Transfer (FHMT), 2012. 3(3). http://dx.doi.org/10.5098/hmt.v3.3.3006

15. Rahman, M., H., Kim, S. I., and Hassan, I., “Tip Leakage Flow Characteristics and Heat Transfer on Turbine Blade Tip and Casing, Part 1: Effect of Tip Clearance Height and Rotation Speed” published in the International Journal for Computational Methods in Engineering Science & Mechanics. (DOI:10.1080/15502287.2012.725800).

16. Kim, S. I., Rahman, M., H., and Hassan, I, “Effect of Turbine Inlet Temperature on Rotor Blade Tip Leakage Flow and Heat Transfer", published in the International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat and Fluid Flow, Vol:22, Issue:01, 2012. 

17. Rahman, M., H., and Kim, S. I., and Hassan, I, “Effects of Inlet Temperature Uniformity and Non-uniformity on the Tip Leakage Flow and Rotor Tip Blade and Casing Heat Transfer" published in the Journal of Turbomachinery, a transaction of ASME, Vol:134, Issue:2, June 2012. 

18. M. M. Billah, M.J.H. Munshi, A.K. Azad, M.S. Uddin, M.M. Rahman, "Numerical simulation of magneto-hydrodynamics mixed convection in an open channel having a semi-circular heater", Journal of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, 2012 Vol. 9, pp. 1-10  https://doi.org/10.3329/jname.v9i2.8020 

19. Bhuiyan, A.A. and A.K.M.S. Islam, CFD analysis of different fin-and-tube heat exchangers. J. Mech. Eng, 2011. 62(4): p. 237-249. http://www.strojcas.sav.sk/

20. Bhuiyan, A.A., A.K.M.S. Islam, and M.R. Amin, Numerical prediction of laminar characteristics of fluid flow and heat transfer in finned-tube heat exchangers. Innovative Systems Design and Engineering, 2011. 2(6): p. 1-12. http://www.iiste.org/Journals/index.php/ISDE/article/view/540

21. M.M., Billah, M.M. Rahman, M. Shahabuddin and A.K. Azad, "Heat Transfer Enhancement of Copper-Water Nanofluids in an Inclined Lid-Driven Triangular Enclosure", Journal of Scientific Research, 2011, Vol. 3(2), pp. 525-538.DOI: https://doi.org/10.3329/jsr.v3i3.7642

22. Bhuiyan, A.A., Rahman, M.H., Amin, R., Islam, AKMS., "A Numerical Investigation of Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer in a Three-Dimensional Plain Fin-and-Tube Heat Exchanger", 7th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics, 19-21 July 2010, Antalya, Turkey.

23. Bhuiyan, A.A., Barna, S.F., Banna, M.H, Amin, M.R., Islam, AKMS., “Mixed Convection and Entropy Generation characteristics inside a porous cavity with viscous dissipation effect”, pp. 533-542, doi: 10.1115/IMECE2009-10883 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE), Volume 9: Heat Transfer, Fluid Flows, and Thermal Systems, Parts A, B and C, ISBN: 978-0-7918-4382-6, December 2009, Florida, USA.

24. Bhuiyan, A.A., Barna, S.F., Banna, M.H., Islam, AKMS, “Effect of Inlet to Cavity Width ratio on mixed Convection in a microstructure filled vented cavity”, Vol. I, pp-48-55,4th BSME-ASME International Conference on Thermal Engineering, 27-29 December, 2008.

25. Bhuiyan, A.A., Barna, S.F, Islam, AKMS, “Numerical Analysis on mixed Convection through an adiabatic enclosure filled with fluid saturated porous medium”, Vol. II, pp-641-647,4th BSME-ASME International Conference on Thermal Engineering,27-29 December,2008.

Related Thesis/Projects

1. Parametric analysis of thermal performance of Earth-to-Air- Tunnel-Heat Exchanger. Main Supervisor : Dr Arafat Ahmed Bhuiyan (Masters Thesis)

2. Numerical Investigation of Mass Injection Approach for Mitigation Erosion of Propeller from Cavitation. Main Supervisor : Dr Arafat Ahmed Bhuiyan (Bachelor Project)

3. Study of thermal–hydraulic performance of fin-and-oval tube compact heat exchangers with corrugated fin patterns. Main Supervisor : Dr Arafat Ahmed Bhuiyan (Bachelor Project)

4. 3D numerical investigation of flow and heat transfer characteristics in smooth wavy fin and elliptical tube heat exchangers using ARW vortex generator. Main Supervisor : Dr Arafat Ahmed Bhuiyan (Bachelor Project)

5. Enhancement of thermal and hydraulic performance of compact finned-tube heat exchanger using VGs: A parametric study. Main Supervisor : Dr Arafat Ahmed Bhuiyan (Bachelor Project)