Dr. Hayder Abdulrazzak

Dr. Hayder Abdulrazzak

Professor

Mechanical
Email: h.abdulrazzak@ack.edu.kw
Qualification: Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology

  • Energy Conservation
  • Renewable Energy
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer
  • Aerosol – Cloud Interactions
Ph.D. Dissertation
Abdul-Razzak, H. “Thermoeconomic Analysis of Cogenerated Refuse Energy Recovery Plant with Thermal Storage.” Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, 1988.
M.S. Thesis
Abdul-Razzak, H. “Thermal-Economic Analysis of Organic Rankine Combined Cogeneration Cycles.” Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, 1982.
Books
Abdul-Razzak, H., (2012) Atmospheric Aerosols: Regional Characteristics. INTECH, (ISBN) 978-953-51-0728-6.
Papers in Refereed Journals
  • Abdul-Razzak, H., and Porter, R. (1995) “Thermoeconomic Optimization of Sensible Heat Thermal Storage for Cogenerated Waste-to-Energy Recovery.” ASME Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, Vol. 117.
  • Ghan, S., Leung, L., Easter, R., and Abdul-Razzak, H. (1997) “Prediction of Cloud Droplet Number in a General Circulation Model.” Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 102.
  • Abdul-Razzak, H., Ghan, S., and Rivera-Carpio, C. (1998) “A Parameterization of Aerosol Activation, Part I: Single Aerosol Type.” Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol 103.
  • Ghan, S., Guzman, G., and Abdul-Razzak, H. (1998) “Competition between Sea-salt and Sulfate Particles as Cloud Condensation Nuclei.” Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, Vol. 55.
  • Abdul-Razzak, H., and Ghan, S. (2000) “A Parameterization of Aerosol Activation, Part II: Multiple Aerosol Types.” Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol 105.
  • Ghan, S., Easter, R., Chapman, E., Abdul-Razzak, H., Zhang, H.Y., Leung, R., Laulainen, N., Saylor, R., and Zaveri, R. (2001) “A Physically-Based Estimate of Radiative Forcing by Anthropogenic Sulfate Aerosol.” Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 106.
  • Nenes, A., Ghan, S., Abdul-Razzak, H., Chuang, P., and Seinfeld, J. (2001) “Kinetic Limitations on Droplet Formation.” Tellus, Vol. 53B.
  • Zhang, H., Easter, R., Ghan, S., and Abdul-Razzak, H. (2002) “Impact of Aerosol Size Representations on Modeling Aerosol Cloud Interactions.” Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 107.
  • Abdul-Razzak, H., and Ghan, S. (2002) “A Parameterization of Aerosol Activation, Part III: Sectional Representation.” Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 107.
  • Easter, R., Ghan, S., Zhang, Y., Saylor, R., Chapman, E., Laulainen, N., Abdul-Razzak, H., Leung, L., Bian, X., and Zaveri, R. (2004) “MIRAGE: Model Description and Evaluation of Aerosols and Trace Gases.” Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 109.
  • Abdul-Razzak, H., and Ghan, S. (2004) “Parameterization of the Influence of Organic Surfactants on Aerosol Activation.” Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 109.
  • Abdul-Razzak, H., and Ghan, S. (2005) “Influence of Slightly Soluble Organics on Aerosol Activation.” Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol. 110.
  • Jin, K., Abdul-Razzak, H., Elkassabgi, Y., Zhou, H. and Herrera, A. “Integrating the Theory of Constraints and Six Sigma in Manufacturing Process Improvement.” International Journal of Human and Social Sciences, 4:16, 2009.
  • Ghan, S., Abdul-Razzak, H., Nenes, A., Ming, Y., Liu, X., Ovchinnikov, M., Shipway, B., Meskhidze, N., Xu, J., and Shi, X. (2011) “Droplet Nucleation: Physically-Based Parameterization and Comparative Evaluation.” Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, Vol. 3, M10001, 33 pp. DOI: 10.1029/2011MS000074.
  • Isensee, G., and Abdul-Razzak, H. (2012) “Modeling and Analysis of a Diffuser Augmented Wind Turbine.” International Journal of Energy Sciences, Vol. 2, Issue 3.
  • Riojas, J., Abdul-Razzak, H., and Kotamarthi, R. (2012) “Analyzing Mexico City’s Air Quality Data to Better Understand the Sources, Sinks, and Chemical Modification of Black Carbon Aerosols.” The International Journal of Climate Change: Impacts and Responses, Vol. 3, Issue 1.
Refereed Conference Proceedings
  • Abdul-Razzak, H. Elkassabgi, Y., Punati, P. K. and Nasser, N. (2009). “Analysis of Blood Flow in a Partially Blocked Bifurcated Blood Vessel.” American Institute of Physics Conference Proceedings, Volume 1168, pp 119-122.
  • Jin, K., Abdul-Razzak, H., Elkassabgi, H., Zhou, H. and Herrera, A. (2009) “Integrating the Theory of Constraints and Six Sigma in Manufacturing Process Improvement.” Proceedings of World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, Volume 49, P550-554, ISSN 2070 - 3724.
  • Zhang, Y., Easter, R., Ghan, S., and Abdul-Razzak, H. (2001) “Impact of Aerosol Size Representations on Modeling Aerosol Cloud Interactions.” Proceedings of the AWMA Conference on Regional Haze and Global Radiation, Bend, Oregon.
  • Ghan, S., Easter, R., Chapman, E., Laulainen, N., Leung, R., Zaveri, R., Saylor, R., Zhang, Y., and Abdul-Razzak, H. (1999) “A Physically-Based Estimate of Aerosol Radiative Forcing by Anthropogenic Sulfur.” Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
  • Ghan, S., Abdul-Razzak, H., Nenes, A., Chuang, P. and Seinfeld, J. (1999) “Kinetic Limitations on Droplet Formation.” American Association for Aerosol Research 18th Annual Conference, Tacoma, Washington.
  • Abdul-Razzak, H. and Rivera-Carpio, C. (1993) “The Fraction of Activation of the Water-Soluble Aerosol Population.” Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California.
  • Abdul-Razzak, H. and Porter, R. (1988) “Thermal Storage in Waste-to-Energy Facilities for Meeting Peak Steam Loads.” Proceedings of the American Power Conference, Chicago, Illinois.
Technical Reports
Abdul-Razzak, H. and Rivera-Carpio, C. “Atmospheric Cloud Physics Simulation System, Adiabatic Expansion Model: A User’s Guide.” Energy and Environment Division, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, Berkeley, California, 1992.