Dr. Wisam Al Saadi

Dr. Wisam Al Saadi

Assistant Professor

Mechanical
Email: w.alsaadi@ack.edu   
Qualification: PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Monash University, Australia

  • Heat Transfer Enhancement with Nanofluids
  • Renewable Energy and Energy Saving
  • Magneto-Hydrodynamics (MHD)
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
  • Natural Convection Driven Flow
  • Sapardi, A.M., Hussam, W.K., Potherat, A. & Sheard, G.J. 2017 Linear stability of confined flow around a 180-degree sharp bend. FluidMechanics 822, 813-847. Impact Factor 2.294
  • Hamid, A.H.A, Hussam, W.K. &Sheard, G.J. 2016 Heat transfer augmentation of a quasi-two-dimensional MHDduct flow via electrically driven vortices. Numerical Heat Transfer Part A-Applications 70 (8), 847-869. Impact Factor 1.975
  • Tsai, T. K., Hussam, W.K. & Sheard, G.J. 2016 The effect of the forcing temperature profile on horizontal convection flows. Under consideration for publication in International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. Impact Factor 2.522
  • Tsai, T. K., Hussam, W.K. & Sheard, G.J. 2016 The source of instability in horizontal convection. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 94, 509-515. Impact Factor 2.522
  • Oliver G W. Cassells, Hussam, W.K. & Sheard, G.J. 2016 Heat transfer enhancement using rectangular vortex promoters in confined quasi-two-dimensional magnetohydrodynamic flows. International Journal of Heat andMass Transfer 93, 186-199. Impact Factor 2.522
  • Hamid, A.H.A, Hussam, W.K. & Sheard, G.J. 2016 Combining an obstacle and electrically driven vortices to enhance heat transfer in a quasi-two-dimensional MHD duct flow. Journal of Fluid Mechanics 792, 364-396. Impact Factor 2.294
  • Hamid, A.H.A, Hussam, W.K. & Sheard, G.J. 2015 Spatial evolution of a quasi-two-dimensional Karman vortex street subjected to a strong magnetic field. Physics of Fluids 27 (5), 053602. Impact Factor 1.94
  • Sheard, G.J., Hussam, W.K. & Tsai, T. K. 2016 Non-axisymmetric linear stability of rotating radial horizontal convection. Journal of FluidMechanics 795, 1-35. Impact Factor 2.294
  • Ng, Zhi Y., Vo, T.,Hussam,W.K. & Sheard, G.J. 2016 Two-dimensional wake dynamics behind cylinders withtriangular cross-section under incidence angle variation. Journal of Fluids and Structures 63, 302-324. Impact Factor 2.021
  • Hussam,W.K., Tsai, T. K. & Sheard, G.J. 2014 Radial horizontal convection in a rotating cylindrical container. International Journal of Heat andMass Transfer 77, 46-59. Impact Factor 2.522
  • Hussam,W.K. & Sheard, G.J. 2013Heat transfer in a high Hartmann numberMHDduct flow with a circular cylinder placed near the heated side-wall. International Journal ofHeat andMass Transfer 67, 944-954. Impact Factor 2.522
  • Hussam, W.K., Thompson, M.C. & Sheard, G.J. 2012 Enhancing heat transfer in a high Hartmann number magnetohydrodynamic channel flow via torsional oscillation of a cylindrical obstacle. Physics of Fluids 24 (3), 113601. Impact Factor 1.94
  • Hussam, W.K., Thompson, M.C. & Sheard, G.J. 2012 Optimal transient disturbances behind a circular cylinder in a quasi-two-dimensional magnetohydrodynamic duct flow. Physics of Fluids 24 (2), 024150. Impact Factor 1.94
  • Hussam, W.K., Thompson, M.C. & Sheard, G.J. 2011 Dynamics and heat transfer in a quasi-twodimensional MHD flow past a circular cylinder in a duct at high Hartmann number. International Journal of Heat andMass Transfer 54 (5), 1091-1100. Impact Factor 2.522
  • Hussam,W.K. 2006 Effect of Air flow on Heat transfer within Dynamic BuildingWalls. Engineering and Development 10 (4), 181-195.
  • Sharif, N. S.,Hussam,W. K.&Makki,W. A. 2005 Prediction the Thermal Performance of Mechanical Draft Counter Flow Cooling Tower of Closed Type. Engineering and Development 9 (4), 67-77.