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  • The applicability of aerodynamic models to tidal turbines. 

    Turner, Naomi (Robert Gordon University School of Engineering, 2012-04)
    For the tidal current power industry to progress, simple models for predicting the performance of tidal current turbines are needed. Currently the aerodynamic models developed for wind turbines are typically used to predict ...
  • Characterization of biomass combustion at high temperatures based on an upgraded single particle model. 

    Li, Jun; Paul, Manosh C.; Younger, Paul L.; Watson, Ian; Hossain, Mamdud; Welch, Stephen (Elsevier. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2015.04.027, 2015-10)
    LI, J., PAUL, M. C., YOUNGER, P. L., WATSON, I., HOSSAIN, M. and WELCH, S., 2015. Characterization of biomass combustion at high temperatures based on an upgraded single particle model. Applied Energy, 156, pp. 749-755.
    Biomass co-firing is becoming a promising solution to reduce CO2 emissions, due to its renewability and carbon neutrality. Biomass normally has high moisture and volatile contents, complicating its combustion behavior, ...
  • A combustion model sensitivity study for CH4/H2 bluff-body stabilized flame. 

    Hossain, Mamdud; Malalasekera, W. (Professional Engineering Publishing http://dx.doi.org/10.1243/09544062JMES336, 2007)
    HOSSAIN, M. and MALALASEKERA, W., 2007. A combustion model sensitivity study for CH4/H2 bluff-body stabilized flame. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science 221 (11), pp. 1377-1390
    The objective of this work is to assess the performance of different combustion models in predicting turbulent nonpremixed combustion in conjunction with the k  turbulence model. The laminar flamelet, equilibrium ...
  • Combustion modelling of pulverised biomass particles at high temperatures. 

    Li, Jun; Paul, Manosh C.; Younger, Paul L.; Watson, Ian; Hossain, Mamdud; Welch, Stephen (Elsevier. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.egypro.2015.02.055, 2015)
    LI, J., PAUL, M. C., YOUNGER, P. L., WATSON, I., HOSSAIN, M. and WELCH, S., 2015. Combustion modelling of pulverised biomass particles at high temperatures. Energy Procedia, 66, pp. 273-276.
    Biomass co-firing is becoming a promising solution to reduce CO2 emissions, due to its renewability and carbon neutrality. Biomass normally has high moisture and volatile contents, complicating its combustion behaviour, ...
  • Computational analysis of fibre bonding in the through-air process. 

    Hossain, Mamdud; Acar, M.; Malalasekera, W. (Professional Engineering Publishing http://dx.doi.org/10.1243/0954408JPME104, 2007)
    HOSSAIN, M., ACAR, M. and MALALASEKERA, W., 2007. Computational analysis of fibre bonding in the through-air process. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part E, Journal of Process Mechanical Engineering, 221 (2), pp. 69-75
    Though-air bonding is one of the thermal methods of bonding fibres in the production of nonwoven webs. A computational study of the formation of bond point between two bicomponent fibres during the through-air bonding ...
  • Computational fluid dynamics modelling of PEM fuel cells to investigate transport limitations. 

    Islam, Sheikh Zahidul (Robert Gordon University School of Engineering, 2012-04)
    Modern technological advancements in our lifestyle have caused a significant increase in the consumption of energy. With this growing demand, people are more concerned about the rational use of existing limited energy ...
  • An improved Vickers indentation fracture toughness model to assess the quality of thermally sprayed coatings. 

    Faisal, Nadimul Haque; Ahmed, R.; Prathuru, A. K.; Spence, S.; Hossain, Mamdud; Steel, John A. (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engfracmech.2014.07.015, 2014-07-29)
    FAISAL, N.H., AHMED, R., PRATHURU, A.K., SPENCE, S., HOSSAIN, M. and STEEL, J.A. 2014. An improved Vickers indentation fracture toughness model to assess the quality of thermally sprayed coatings. Engineering fracture mechanics [online], 128, pages 189-204. Available from: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.engfracmech.2014.07.015
    This study presents an improved approach to the quality assessment of thermally sprayed coatings. Measurements were carried out on five different coatings. Since it is the overall extent of surface cracking during Vickers ...
  • Investigation of species transport in a gas diffusion layer of a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell through two-phase modelling. 

    Hossain, Mamdud; Islam, Sheikh Zahidul; Pollard, Pat (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2012.10.008, 2013-03)
    HOSSAIN, M., ISLAM, S. Z., and POLLARD, P., 2013. Investigation of species transport in a gas diffusion layer of a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell through two-phase modelling. Renewable Energy, 51, pp. 404-418.
    A two-phase polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell model has been developed to investigate transport of species in a gas diffusion layer taking into account effects of liquid water saturation. A set of governing equations ...
  • Laminar flamelet model prediction of NOx formation in a turbulent bluff-body combustor. 

    Ravikanti, M.; Hossain, Mamdud; Malalasekera, W. (SAGE in association with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. http://dx.doi.org/10.1243/09576509JPE569, 2009-02)
    RAVIKANTI, M., HOSSAIN, M. and MALALASEKERA, W., 2009. Laminar flamelet model prediction of NOx formation in a turbulent bluff-body combustor. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part A: Journal of Power and Energy, 223 (1), pp. 41-54.
    A bluff-body combustor, with recirculation zone and simple boundary conditions, is ideal as a compromise for an industrial combustor for validating combustion models. This combustor, however, has proved to be very ...
  • Numerical study of the effect of effective diffusivity and permeability of the gas diffusion layer on fuel cell performance. 

    Hossain, Mamdud; Islam, Sheikh Zahidul; Pollard, Pat (SAGE http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0957650912454402, 2012-11)
    HOSSAIN, M., ISLAM, S. Z. and POLLARD, P., 2012. Numerical study of the effect of effective diffusivity and permeability of the gas diffusion layer on fuel cell performance. Proceedings of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers, Part A: Journal of Power and Energy, 226 (7), pp. 907-921.
    A three-dimensional, single-phase, isothermal, explicit electrochemistry polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell model has been developed and the developed computational model has been used to compare various effective ...
  • Prediction of high-temperature rapid combustion behaviour of woody biomass particles. 

    Li, Jun; Paul, Manosh C.; Younger, Paul L.; Watson, Ian; Hossain, Mamdud; Welch, Stephen (Elsevier. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2015.10.061, 2016-02)
    LI, J., PAUL, M. C., YOUNGER, P. L., WATSON, I., HOSSAIN, M. and WELCH, S., 2016. Prediction of high-temperature rapid combustion behaviour of woody biomass particles. Fuel, 165 (February 2016), pp. 205-214.
    Biomass energy is becoming a promising option to reduce CO2 emissions, due to its renewability and carbon neutrality. Normally, biomass has high moisture and volatile contents, and thus its combustion behaviour is ...
  • Scale effects in testing of a monopile support structure submerged in tidal currents. 

    Okorie, Oghenevwori Patricia (Robert Gordon University School of Engineering, 2011-11)
    Climate change and energy security are key issues motivating the development of Tidal Current Energy (TCE) technology. Small scale model testing of TCE devices is a major challenge facing the technology due to turbulent ...
  • Unconventional composite inorganic membrane fabrication for carbon emissions mitigation. 

    Nwogu, Ngozi Claribelle; Osueke, Godson; Hossain, Mamdud; Gobina, Edward (WASET http://scholar.waset.org/1999.6/10001433, 2015-05-01)
    NWOGU, N., OSUEKE, G., HOSSAIN, M. and GOBINA, E. 2015. Unconventional composite inorganic membrane fabrication for carbon emissions mitigation. International journal of chemical, molecular, nuclear, materials and metallurgical engineering, 9(5), pages 542-545. World academy of science, engineering and technology, international science index 101 [online]. Available from: http://scholar.waset.org/1999.6/10001433
    An unconventional composite inorganic ceramic membrane capable of enhancing carbon dioxide emission decline was fabricated and tested at laboratory scale in conformism to various environmental guidelines and also to mitigate ...
  • Water dynamics inside a cathode channel of a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell. 

    Hossain, Mamdud; Islam, Sheikh Zahidul; Colley-Davies, Amy; Adom, Ebenezer (Elsevier http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2012.08.041, 2013-02)
    HOSSAIN, M., ISLAM, S. Z., COLLEY-DAVIES, A. and ADOM, E., 2013. Water dynamics inside a cathode channel of a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell. Renewable Energy, 50, pp. 763-779.
    The present study focuses on the investigation of water dynamics inside a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell using two different modelling approaches: Eulerian two-phase mixture and volume of fluid interface tracking ...