Dr. Taqi Ahmad Cheema

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Dr. Taqi Ahmad Cheema

Associate Professor (HEC approved supervisor)

Qualifications: PhD
Research Interests: Energy, Renewables, Fluid-Structure Interaction, Hemodynamics, PIV, CFD Applications, Multiphysics Simulations (FSI, TSI)

Education:

Year

Degree

Institute

2011-2014

PhD Mechanical Engineering

Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea.

2007-2009

MS Mechanical Engineering

Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea.

2002-2005

BSc Mechanical Engineering

University of Engineering & Technology, Taxila.

 

Work Experience:

Year

Designation

Institute

1/2020 ~ Present Associate Professor GIK Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technoogy, Topi, KPK.

8/2014 ~ 12/2019

Assistant Professor

GIK Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technoogy, Topi, KPK.

6/2014 ~ 8/2014 Researcher Bio Experimental Fluid Energy Lab (BEFEL), Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea.

2/2009 ~ 2/2011

Lecturer

HITEC University, Taxila.

2/2006 ~ 2/2007

Lecturer

A.A.S University College of Engineering & Technology, Mirpur, AJK.

 

Journal Publications:

2020:

  • A. H. Khawaja, M. Jahanzaib and T. A. Cheema, “High-speed machining parametric optimization of 15CDV6 HSLA steel under minimum quantity and flood lubrication”, Advances in Production Engineering & Management (IF= 2.347), 15, 403–415, 2020 (DOI: 10.14743/apem2020.4.374).
  • M. Junaid and T. A. Cheema, “Influence of welding process on the properties of dissimilar titanium alloy weldments: a review” JMST Advances, 2, 61–76, 2020 (DOI: 10.1177/ 0954406218802604).
  • S. Akhtar, T. A. Cheema, H. Ali, M. K. Kwak and C. W. Park, “Numerical Investigation of the Pressure Drop Characteristics of Isothermal Ice Slurry Flow under Variable Ice Particle Diameter” Journal of Chemistry (IF=1.790), Volume 2020, 6154152, 1-13, 2020 (DOI: 10.1155/2020/6154152).
  • S. A. Memon, T. A. Cheema, G. M. Kim and C. W. Park, “Hydrothermal investigation of a microchannel heat sink using secondary flows in trapezoidal and parallel orientations”, Energies (IF=2.702), 13, 5616; 2020 (Doi:10.3390/en13215616).
  • M. Tayyab, T. A. Cheema,  M. S. Malik, A. Muzaffar, M. B. Sajid and C. W. Park, “Investigation of thermal energy exchange potential of a gravitational water vortex”,  Renewable Energy (IF=6.274), 162, 1380-1398, 2020 (DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2020.08.097).
  • A. Muzaffar, T. A. Cheema, M. Tayyab, A. Abbas, M. Ilyas and C. W. Park, “Performance analysis of liquified petroleum gas (LPG) driven half-cycle air conditioning system”,  Heat and Mass Transfer (IF=1.867), 56, 3177-3197, 2020 (DOI: 10.1007/s00231-020-02898-7).
  • M. M. U. Rehman, T. A. Cheema, M. Khan, A. Abbas, H. Ali and C. W. Park “Parametric evaluation of a hydrofoil shaped side wall ribs employed microchannel heat sink with and without nano encapsulated phase change material slurry as coolant” Applied Thermal Engineering (IF=4.026), 178, 115514, 2020 (DOI: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2020.115514).
  • F. Ahmad, T. A. Cheema, M. M. U. Rehman, M. Ilyas and C. W. Park, “Thermodynamic Analysis of Microchannel Heat Sink with Cylindrical Ribs and Cavities” Journal of Heat Transfer-Transactions of the ASME (IF=1.479), 2020 (Revision Submitted).
  • A. S. Saleem, T. A. Cheema, R. Ullah, S. M. Ahmad, J. A. Chattha, B. Akbar and C. W. Park, “Parametric study of single-stage gravitational water vortex turbine with cylindrical basin” Energy (IF=5.537), Volume 200, 117464, 2020 (DOI: 10.1016/j.energy.2020.117464).
  • H. Yildizhan, T. A. Cheema, and S. Mecit, “The effect of the intermediate fluid flow rate on the system performance in the closed circuit applications of the solar collector” Thermal Science (IF=1.541), Volume 2019, 472-472, 2020 (DOI: 10.2298/TSCI191130472Y).
  • R. Ullah, T. A. Cheema, A. S. Saleem, S. M. Ahmad, J. A. Chattha and C. W. Park, “Preliminary experimental study on multi-stage Gravitational Water Vortex turbine in a conical basin” Renewable Energy (IF=5.439), Volume 145, 2516-2529,  2020 (DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2019.07.128).
  • A. Abbas, T. Ismail, Z. Ayub, A. Ayub, T. A. Cheema, W. Li and J. Ye, “Shell side single phase experimental heat transfer analysis of a vertically oriented single segmental baffle bundle with dimpled tubes”, Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications (IF=1.115), Volume 12(1), 01 1017 2020 (DOI: 10.1115/1.4044349).
  • M. M. U. Rehman, T. A. Cheema, F. Ahmad, A. Abbas and M. S. Malik, “Numerical investigation of heat transfer enhancement and fluid flow characteristics in a microchannel heat sink with different wall/design configurations of protrusions/dimples” Heat and Mass Transfer (IF=1.551), 56, 239-255, 2020(DOI: 10.1007/s00231-019-02697-9).

2019:

  • M. M. U. Rehman, T. A. Cheema, F. Ahmad, M. Khan and A. Abbas, “Thermodynamic assessment of microchannel heat sinks with novel side wall ribs” Journal of Thermo-physics and Heat Transfer (IF=1.051), 2019, (DOI: 10.2514/1.T5770).
  • F. Ahmad, T. A. Cheema, M. M. U. Rehman, A. Abbas and C. W. Park, “Thermal Enhancement of Microchannel Heat Sink Using Rib Surface Refinements” Numerical Heat Transfer: Part A-Applications (IF=1.953), Volume 76, 851-870, 2019 (DOI: 10.1080/10407782.2019.1673104).
  • R. Ullah, T. A. Cheema, A. S. Saleem, S. M. Ahmad, J. A. Chattha and C. W. Park, “Performance analysis of multi-stage gravitational water vortex turbine” Energy Conversion and Management (IF=7.181), Volume 198, 111788, 1-14, 2019 (DOI: 10.1016/j.enconman.2019.111788).
  • S. A. Memon, M. B. Sajid, M. S. Malik, A. B. S. Alquaity, M. M. Rehman, T. A. Cheema, M. K. Kwak and C. W. Park, “Investigation of the Thermal Performance of Salt Hydrate Phase Change Nanoparticle Slurry Flow in a Microchannel” Journal of Chemistry (IF=1.726), Volume 2019, 5271923, 1-10, 2019 (DOI:10.1155/2019/5271923).
  • M. Junaid, T. A. Cheema, H. Haleem, S. Fatah, K. Rahman and C. W. Park “Effects of thermal material properties on precision of transient temperatures in pulsed laser welding of Ti6Al4v alloy” Proc IMechE Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, (IF=0.966), 233(9), 3170–3181, 2019 (DOI: 10.1177/ 0954406218802604).

2018:

  • M. U. Javaid, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Analysis of Passive Mixing in a Serpentine Microchannel with Sinusoidal Side Walls”, Micromachines, (IF=1.833), Vol. 9 (8), pp. 1-15, 2018 (DOI:10.3390/mi9010008).
  • H. Ali, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Determination of the Structural Characteristics of Microalgal Cells Walls under the Influence of Turbulent Mixing Energy in Open Raceway Ponds” Energies, (IF=2.262),  Vol.11(388), 2018 (DOI:10.3390/en11020388).
  • N. H. Khan, T. A. Cheema, J. A. Chattha and C. W. Park, “Investigation on Effective Basin–Blade Configurations of a Gravitational Water Vortex Turbine for Micro- Hydro Power Generation” Journal of Energy Engineering (IF: 1.944), 2018, Vol. 144(4), pp. 04018042(1-12). (DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EY.1943-7897.0000558).
  • F. Ashraf, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “The Impact of Pulsatile Spiral Flow on the Wall Deformation Characteristics and Low-Density Lipoproteins Accumulation in the Aorta” Applied Rheology (IF: 1.222), 2018, Vol. 28, pp. 35708(1-10). (DOI: 10.3933/ApplRheol-24-24590).
  • A. Z. Baig, T. A. Cheema, Z. Aslam, Y. M. Khan, H. Sajid Dar and S. B. Khaliq, “A New Methodology for Aerodynamic Design and Analysis of a Small Scale Blended Wing Body” Journal of Aeronautics & Aerospace Engineering, Vol 7(1), pp. 206, 2018 (DOI: 10.4172/2168-9792.1000206).

2017:

  • H. Ali, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Numerical prediction of heat transfer characteristics based on monthly temperature gradient in algal open raceway ponds” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, (IF: 3.458), Vol. 106, pp. 7-17, 2017 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2016.10.061).
2016:
  • T. A. Cheema, H. Ali and C. W. Park “Thermal-FSI based analysis of annealing process for a steel wire in a tube furnace” Journal of Applied Thermal Engineering, (IF: 3.356), Vol. 98, pp. 340-351, 2016. (DOI: 10.1016/ j.applthermaleng.2015.12.070).

2015:

  • A. Ni, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Numerical study on RBC motion and deformation through micro capillary in alcohol plasma solution”, Open Journal of Fluid Dynamics, 2015, Vol. 5, pp. 26-33. (DOI: 10.4236/ojfd.2015.51004)
  • A. Usman, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Tribological performance evaluation and sensitivity analysis of piston ring lubricating film with deformed cylinder liner”, Proc. IMechE Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology, (IF: 1.320), 2015, pp. 1–14, (DOI: 10.1177/1350650115581029).
  • H. Ali, T. A. Cheema, M. K. Kwak and C. W. Park “Flow characteristics inside a prismatic water basin with porous baffles and rotating disks to enhance odor absorption capability” Journal of Materials Research Innovations, (Submitted, 2015).
  • H. Ali, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Numerical modeling of two-phase bubbly flow mixing with mass transport in an effective microorganism odor removing system”, Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology, (IF: 3.135), Vol. 90, 2015, (DOI: 10.1002/jctb.4674).
  • A. Ni, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Numerical investigation on the structural characteristics of multiple RBCs in a stenotic micro capillary under plasma-alcohol solution”, Korea-Australia Rheology Journal (IF: 1.000), Vol. 27(2), pp. 163-171, 2015. (DOI: 10.1007/s13367-015-0016-x).

2014:

  • K. W. Kim, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Effects of stenotic severity on the flow structure in a circular channel under a pulsatile flow”, Journal of the Korean Society of Marine Engineering, 2014, Vol. 38, pp. 140-146. (DOI: 10.5916/jkosme.2014.38.2.140).
  • T. A. Cheema, G. M. Kim, C. Y. Lee, M. K. Kwak, H. B. Kim and C. W. Park, “Effects of composite porous gas-diffusion layers on performance of proton exchange membrane fuel cell”, International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing-Green Technology (IF: 3.494),  2014, Vol. 1, pp. 305-312. (DOI: 10.1007/s40684-014-0037-9)
  • H. Ali, T. A. Cheema, H. S. Yoon, Y. Do and C. W. Park, “Numerical prediction of algae cell mixing feature in raceway ponds using particle tracing method”, Biotechnology & Bioengineering (IF: 4.481), 2014, Vol. 9999, pp. 1–11 (DOI: 10.1002/bit.25443).
  • Y. H. Lee, W. H. Lee, H. Ali, T. A. Cheema, M. K. Kwak, C. W. Park, “ Numerical investigation of stress-strain and deformation characteristics imposed upon automatic screener rakes”, Journal of Materials Research Innovations (IF: 0.473), 2014, Vol.18, S5, pp. 17-20. (DOI: 10.1179/1432891714Z.000000000901).
  • A. Kvon, Y. H. Lee, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Development of dual micro-PIV system for simultaneous velocity measurements: optical arrangement techniques and application to blood ?ow measurements”, Measurement Science and Technology (IF: 1.585), 2014, Vol. 25, 075302, pp. 1-11. (DOI: 10.1088/0957-0233/25/7/075302).
  • H. Ali, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Effect of paddle wheel pulsating velocity on the hydrodynamic performance of high-rate algal ponds (HRAPs)”, Journal of Energy Engineering (IF: 1.944), 2014, Vol. 140, pp. 040140391-12. (DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EY.1943-7897.0000219).
  • A. Ni, T. A. Cheema, M. K. Kwak and C. W. Park, “Two-dimensional numerical simulation of the red blood cell floating in a plasma-alcohol solution through stenosis in a microvessel”, Korea-Australia Rheology Journal (IF: 1.000), 2014, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 293-301 (DOI: 10.1007/s13367-014-0033-1).
  • T. A. Cheema, H. Ali and C. W. Park, “FSI-based morphological investigation of a hyperelastic stenotic structure under a turbulent pulsatile flow” Journal of Materials Research Innovations (IF: 0.473), 2014, Vol. 18, S1, pp. 25-28. (DOI: 10.1179/1432891713Z.000000000347).
  • T. A. Cheema,  G. M. Kim, C. Y. Lee, J. G. Hong, M. K. Kwak and C. W. Park, “Characteristics of blood vessel wall deformation with porous wall conditions in an aortic arch” Applied Rheology (IF: 1.222), 2014, Vol. 24, pp. 24590. (DOI: 10.3933/ApplRheol-24-24590).
  • T. A. Cheema, C. Y. Lee, G. M. Kim, J. G. Hong, M. K. Kwak and C. W. Park, “Numerical investigation on the effects of the positional variation of porosity in thin porous layers”, International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing (IF: 1.497), 2014, Vol. 15, pp. 1405-1410. (DOI: 10.1007/s12541-014-0438-x).
  • T. A. Cheema, K. W. Kim, M. K. Kwak, C. Y. Lee, G. M. Kim and C. W. Park, “The effects of composite porous layers in electroosmotic flow”, International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing-Green Technology (IF: 3.494), 2014, Vol. 1, pp. 207-213. (DOI: 10.1007/s40684-014-0026-z).

2013:

  • T. A. Cheema, H. Ali, C. Y. Lee, M. K. Kwak, K. W. Kim and C. W. Park, “Numerical Investigation on the effects of sample wire motion in a tube furnace”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, 2013, Vols. 300-301, pp. 771-774 (DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.300-301.771).
  • T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Numerical investigation of hyperelastic wall deformation characteristics in a micro-scale stenotic blood vessel”, Korea-Australia Rheology Journal (IF: 1.000), 2013, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 121-127 (DOI: 10.1007/s13367-013-0012-y).

2012:

  • C. W. Park, J. H. An, T. A. Cheema, C. Y. Lee, G. M. Kim and H. B. Kim, “Experimental study on the sectional flow fields behind a swirl generator using an ultrasound PIV technique”, International Journal of Modern Physics: Conference Series, 2012, Vol. 06, pp.455-460 (DOI: 10.1142/S2010194512003601).
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  • A .Hussain, S.T.M.Din, T. A. Cheema, “Analytical and Numerical approaches to squeezing flow and heat transfer between two parallel disks with velocity slip and temperature jump”. Chinese Physics Letters (IF: 0.800), 2012, Vol. 29, pp. 114705. (DOI:10.1088/0256-307X/29/11/114705).

2011:

  • J. H. An, T. A. Cheema, S. R. Jeong, C. Y. Lee, G. M. Kim and C. W. Park, “Measurement of fluid dynamic characteristics around stenotic obstruction in a circular channel”, Journal of the Korean Society of Marine Engineering, 2011, Vol. 35, No. 7, pp. 921-929 (DOI: 10.5916/jkosme.2011.35.7.921).
  • Inamuddin, T.A Cheema, S.M.J.Zaidi,S.U.Rahman, “Three dimensional numerical investigations for the effects of gas diffusion layer on PEM fuel cell performance”, Renewable Energy (IF: 4.357), 2011, Vol. 36, pp. 529-535. (DOI:10.1016/j.renene.2010.07.008).

 

Conference Proceedings:

2019:

International Proceedings:

  • T. A. Cheema, Rizwan Ullah and A. S. Saleem, “Performance analysis of a two-stage gravitational water vortex turbine”, International Conference on Energy and Environmental Sciences (ICEES 2019) January 26-29, 2019, Seoul, South Korea.

Domestic Proceedings:

  • F. Ahmad, T. A. Cheema and M. M. U. Rehman, “Thermodynamic Analysis of Microchannel Heat Sink with Different Configurations of Ribs and Cavities” 2019, 9th International Mechanical Engineering Congress (IMEC 2019), Karachi48/*

2018:

International Proceedings:

  • A. S. Saleem, Rizwanullah and T. A. Cheema, “Experimental Investigation of Various Blade Configurations of Gravitational Water Vortex Turbine (GWVT)”, Proc. of the 4rth International Conference on Power Generation Systems and Renewable Energy Technologies (PGSRET), 10-12 September 2018, Islamabad, Pakistan.

Domestic Proceedings:

  • F. Ashraf, and T. A. Cheema, “Predicting Vascular Rupture and Cholesterol Accumulation in Human Aorta” 2018, 1st International Conference on Health and Environment (ICHE), Islamabad.

2017:

International Proceedings:

  • J. A. Chattha, T. A. Cheema, N. H. Khan, “Numerical investigation of basin geometries for vortex generation in a gravitational water vortex power plant” 8th International Renewable Energy Congress (IREC), 2017, Amman, Jordan.

Domestic Proceedings:

  • I. Ahmad, T. A. Cheema, M. Rehman, A. Abbas, M. Khan, “Startup Investigations for Performance Improvement of Photovoltaic module using Cooling Techniques”, 2017, International Pakistan Research Summit, Islamabad, Pakistan.

2014:

International Proceedings:

  • H. Ali, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Effect of paddle wheel on the fluid dynamic characteristics of algae raceway ponds”, 13th International conference on clean energy (ICCE), 2014, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • A. Usman, T. A. Cheema, M. K. Kwak, C. Y. Lee, G. M. Kim and C. W. Park, “Effect of cylinder liner deformation on piston ring lubrication” International Conference of Manufacturing Technology Engineers (ICMTE), 2014, Jeju, Korea.

Domestic Proceedings:

  • T. A. Cheema and M. Naseem, “The effects of positional variation of GDL porosity on the performance of proton exchange membrane fuel cell (PEMFC)” 1st Applied Mechanical Engineering Conference (AMEC), 2014, Lahore, Pakistan.

2013:

International Proceedings:

  • T. A. Cheema, G. M. Kim, C. Y. Lee, M. K. Kwak and C. W. Park, “Wall deformation characteristics with porous blood vessel conditions”, The 7th World congress on Biomimetics, Artificial Muscles and Nano-Bio (BAMN), 2013, Jeju, South Korea.
  • T. A. Cheema, K. W. Kim, M. K. Kwak, C. Y. Lee, G. M. Kim and C. W. Park, “Numerical investigation on electroosmotic flow in a porous channel”, The 1st International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Image Processing (ICISIP), 2013, Kitakyushu, Japan.
  • K. W. Kim, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Effects of stenotic severity on the flow structure in a circular channel under a pulsatile flow”, International symposium on Marine Engineering and Technology (ISMT), 2013, Busan, Korea.

Domestic Proceedings:

  • H. Ali, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “A turbulent FSI analysis on the morphology of a stenotic vessel”, 1st Annual conference of Korean society of visualization (KSVI), 2013, Daejon, Korea.
  • H. Ali, T. A. Cheema and C. W. Park, “Numerical investigation on hydrodynamic characteristics of algal pond”, 2nd Annual conference of Korean society of visualization (KSVI), 2013, Jinju, Korea.

2011:

International Proceedings:

  • C. W. Park, J. H. An, T. A. Cheema, C. Y. Lee, G. M. Kim and H. B. Kim, “Experimental study on the sectional flow fields behind a swirl generator using an ultrasound PIV technique” 6th International Conference on Advanced Materials Development and Performance (AMDP), 2011, Tokushima, Japan.
  • J. H. An, T. A. Cheema, S. R. Jeong, C. Y. Lee, G. M. Kim and C. W. Park, “Measurement of fluid dynamic characteristics around stenotic obstruction in a circular channel”, International symposium on Marine Engineering and Technology (ISMT), 2011, Busan, Korea.

Domestic Proceedings:

  • T. A. Cheema, A. Ni and C. W. Park, “Numerical investigation of fluid dynamic characteristics in a stenotic structure”, Annual conference of Korean society of visualization (KSVI), 2011, Jeju, Korea.

 

Funded Projects:

As Principal Investigator (PI) :

Project:

Duration:

Funded by:

Design, Manufacturing and Installation of Gravitational Water Vortex Turbine at Mardan, KPK, Pakistan

9/2016 ~ 8/2018

Pakistan Science Foundation (PKR. 2.23 million)
Solar Powered Adsorption Refrigerator (SPAR) For Storage of Vaccines in Remote Areas

9/2017 ~ 6/2018

ASHRAE, Inc. Undergraduate  Equipment Grant (PKR.0.2 million)
Indigenous Design and Development of a Solar Powered Adsorption Refrigerator (SPAR)

10/2017 ~ 9/2018

US-Pakistan Centre for Advanced Studies in Energy-NUST, Pakistan (PKR. 1.8 million)
Phase Change Material (PCM) and Nano-Fluids Assisted Triangular Corrugated Solar Absorber For Domestic Water Heating Systems

4/2019 ~ 3/2022

Higher Education Commission, Pakistan (PKR. 2.0 million)
Design and Developement of Half Cycle Air conditioning System for LPG powered Auto Rickshaw 7/2019 ~7/2020 ASHRAE, Inc. Undergraduate  Equipment Grant (PKR.0.26 million)
Design of a robust double lumen cannula with optimum hemodynamic performance  8/2019 ~ 7/2021 Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) under PSF-TUBITAK joint initiative  (PKR. 5.73 million)

As Co-Principal Investigator (Co-PI) :

Project:

Duration:

Funded by:

Techno-Economic Analysis of Coal Power Generation Using Thar Coal

3/2016~12/2016

Higher Education Commission, Pakistan (PKR. 0.1326 million)
Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Solar-Assisted Vacuum Membrane Distillation for Brackish and Sea Water Desalination

3/2017 ~ 8/2020

Higher Education Commission, Pakistan (PKR. 5.64 million)
Experimental Investigation of Flooded and Direct Expansion Evaporation of Ammonia Inside Dimpled Enhanced Tubes With Solid Rods Inserts

3/2018 ~ 2/2019

Higher Education Commission, Pakistan (PKR. 0.5 million)
Courses Taught at GIKI:

Undergraduate level:                                                                                        

  • Thermodynamics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

Graduate level:

  • Intermediate Fluid Mechanics
  • Engineering Thermodynamics
Research Students:

 

Graduated Students Graduation Year  Thesis Title 
Fahmida Ashraf 2018 Investigation of Morphological Behavior and Accumulation of Cholesterol in Aorta under a Pulsatile Spiral Flow.
Rizwan Ullah 2019 Multi-staging of gravitational water vortex turbine in a conical basin.
Abdul Samad Saleem 2019 Analytical and experimental investigation of gravitational water vortex turbine with single and multiple stages.
Faraz Ahmad 2019 Hydro-Thermal Enhancement of Microchannel Heat Sink with the Refinement of Surface Enhancers.
Tauseef Ismail 2019 Experimental investigation of flooded flow boiling of ammonia inside enhanced dimple tube bundle
Muhammad Tayyab 2019 Hydro-Thermal Investigation of Gravitational Water Vortex Heat Exchanger.
Atif Muzaffar 2019 Investigation of liquified petroleum gas (LPG) driven half cycle air conditioning system.
Muhammad Talha Riaz 2020 Experimental Investigation of Gravity Driven Free and Forced Vortex Induced Heat Transfer Characteristics.

 

Current Students Entrance Year                    Thesis Title 
Farooq Khan Fall 2019 Design, Development and Analysis of a PCM Coupled Novel Solar Absorber Configuration for Enhanced Heat Transfer in Water Heating Systems.
Faiq Ahmad Fall 2019 Design of robust double lumen cannula for neonates.
Ali Ul Atas Khan Fall 2019 Hydro-Thermal Performance Investigation of a Gravitational Water Vortex Heat Exchanger.
Minhaj Ullah Fall 2020 Investigation of Non-Newtonian blood flow effects on the hydrodynamic performance of double lumen cannula for neonates.
Shahvaiz Khan Fall 2020 Night time electricity generation using thermo-electric
Professional Development Activities

Invited Talks/Keynote Speeches

  • Invited talk on “Multiphysics Simulation: Applications in Algae Ponds” in First National Conference on Computational Mechanics (NCCM) at Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences on April 2-3, 2019.
  • Training Workshop on “Outcome Based Education (OBE)” on September 10, 2018 at University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan.
  • Seminar on “Multi-Physics Simulations and its Applications: A Step Towards Actual Physics” on July 12, 2017 at Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea.
  • CPD Workshop on “Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)” on April 13th, 2017 at University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila, Pakistan.
  • CPD Seminar on “Fluid Structure Interaction” on March 27, 2015 at FME-GIK Institute Topi, Pakistan.

Trainings/Workshops/Seminars

  • Two-Day Workshop on “Leaders in Science and Innovation Policy” on January 8-9, 2019 at Directorate of Science and Technology, Peshawar, Pakistan.
  • Hands on Workshop on “Design Course Teaching to Engineering Students” on April 06, 2017 at GIK Institute, Topi, Pakistan.
  • Workshop on “Outcome Based Accreditation for Faculty and Quality Directors/Administrators” on August 27, 2016 at PEC HQ, Pakistan.
  • International Workshop on “Outcome Based Education and Outcome Based Assessment” on January 13, 2016 at GIK Institute, Topi, Pakistan.
  • International Training Workshop on “Planning, Construction & Operation Management of Small and Medium Hydropower Station” on October 12-30, 2015 at HNAC Technology Co. Ltd, Changsha, Republic of China,
  • Hands on Training on “Equipments for Engineering Education” on March 18-19, 2009 at GUNT, Hamburg, Germany.
Research Collaborations:

  • Bio Experimental Fluid Energy Lab (BEFEL), Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea