:: 2010 :: Red Sea, Egypt

Tenth International Congress of Fluid Dynamics

(ICFD 10) December 16-19, 2010 - Stella Di Mare Sea Club Hotel, Ain Soukhna Red Sea, Egypt

Organized by:

○ The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
○ Cairo University (Egypt)

Conference Program:

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INVITED LECTURES

Session (1): Aero-Propulsion and Flow Control

○ Place: Room A
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 09:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Amin Mobarak
Prof. Dr. Awatef Hamed

○ Invited Lecture (1)
○ Time: 09:00 AM – 09:30 AM
ICFD10-EG-30I5
Air Breathing Propulsion - Quo Vadis?
Prof. Dr. Rainer Walther
MTU Aero Engines GmbH, Koordination Technologie-Netzwerke (TETM),
Senior Manager Technology Networks (TETM), München, Germany

○ Invited Lecture (2)
○ Time: 09:30 AM – 10:00 AM
ICFD10-EG-30I10
Shock Interactions and Flow Control in Supersonic Inlets
Prof. Dr. Awatef Hamed
School of Aerospace Systems Director and Bradley Jones Professor
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, Executive Secretary, International Society of Airbreathing Engines

○ Invited Lecture (3)
○ Time: 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM
ICFD10-EG-30I2
Recent Developments in Propulsion Systems and Flow Simulation
Prof. Dr. Reda Mankbadi
Distinguished Professor of Aerospace Engineering, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University,
The Florida Center for Advanced Aero-Propulsion (FCAAP), Florida, USA

Session (2): CFD Approaches and Applications

○ Place: Room A
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 01:30 PM – 03:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Amin Mobarak
Prof. Dr. Awatef Hamed

○ Invited Lecture (4)
○ Time: 01:30 PM – 02:00 PM
ICFD10-EG-30I1
Meshless Methods: A New Approach for Modeling Fluid Flow, Heat Transfer, and Species Transport
Prof. Dr. Darrell W. Pepper
Director, Nevada Center for Advanced Computational Methods, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

○ Invited Lecture (5)
○ Time: 02:00 PM – 02:30 PM
ICFD10-EG-30I3
Optimization of Design of Tubular-Type Gas Turbine Combustion Chamber Using Numerical Approach
Prof. Dr. S. A. Channiwala
S. V. National Institute of Technology, Surat, India

○ Invited Lecture (6)
○ Time: 02:30 PM – 03:00 PM
ICFD10-EG-30I7
New CFD Horizons
Prof. Dr. Mikhail Ja. Ivanov
Deputy General Director of Central Institute of Aviation Motors (CIAM), Dr. Sc., Prof. Chief of Turbine Department, Russia

○ Invited Lecture (7)
○ Time: 03:00 PM – 03:30 PM
ICFD10-EG-30I6
Heat and Mass Transfer Problems in Continuous Casting of Steel: Multiscale Solution by Meshless Method
Prof. Dr. Bozidar Sarler
Head, Laboratory for Multiphase Processes, University of Nova Gorica, Slovenia

Session (3) Aero-Propulsion and CFD Applications

○ Place: Room A
○ Day: Saturday 18 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 09:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Amin Mobarak
Prof. Dr. Awatef Hamed

○ Invited Lecture (8)
○ Time: 09:00 AM – 10:30 AM
ICFD10-EG-30I11
Recent Progress in Unifying CFD and In-flight Icing Simulation
Prof. Dr. Wagdi Habashi
NSERC-J-Armand Bombardier-Bell Helicopter-CAE Chair of Multidisciplinary CFD Director, CFD Lab, Department of Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

○ Invited Lecture (9)
○ Time: 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
ICFD10-EG-30I8
Hypersonic Technology Development Concerning High Speed Air-Breathing Engines
Prof. Dr. Alexander N. Prokhorov
Central Institute of Aviation Motors, Moscow, Russia

○ Invited Lecture (10)
○ Time: 11:00 AM – 11:30 AM
ICFD10-EG-30I9
Advanced Aero-Propulsion Systems and Installation Challenges
Prof. Dr. Baily R. Vittal
Rolls-Royce Engineering Fellow, Director, Installation Systems, LibertyWorks, Rolls-Royce North American Technologies, Indianapolis, USA

TECHNICAL SESSIONS

Thursday 16 December 2010
Session (1): Computational Fluid Dynamics

○ Place: Room A
○ Day: Thursday 16 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 02:00 PM – 03:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Atef M. Alm-Eldien
Prof. Dr. Kamel Elshorbagy

ICFD10-EG-3006
On the Dynamics of Shock-Interference Interaction Using the Level Set Method
A. Bagabir, A. Balabel, and W. A. El-Askary
(Egypt-Yemen)

ICFD10-EG-3013
Design Optimization of a Three Dimension Supersonic Intake Using the CFD-RC Package
Mohamed A. M. H. Aziz, Hesham M. Elbanna, and Mohamed M. Abdelrahman
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3014
Thermal Control of Flow Characteristics inside a Vertically Oriented Plane Sudden Expansion
E. M. Wahba
(United Arab Emirates)

ICFD10-EG-3040
Visualization versus CFD Simulation of Laminar Flow past Bluff Body
Kamel Elshorbagy, Essam Wahba, and Rola Afify
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3152
Validation of Two-Equation Turbulence Models for Airflow and Pollutant Dispersion in Urban Ventilated by Cross Wind
Ibrahim A. M. Gad, Mofreh. M. Nassief, Salem S. Abdel Aaziz, and Alaa A. Osman
(Egypt)

Session (2): Multiphase Flow

○ Place: Room B
○ Day: Thursday 16 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 02:00 PM – 03:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Kamal Abdel Aziz Ibrahim
Prof. Dr. Mahmoud Fouad

ICFD10-EG-3012
A Two Time Scales Turbulence Model of Turbulent Bubbly Flows
Dhahri Maher, Bellakhel Ghazi, and Chahed Jamel
(Tunis)

ICFD10-EG-3036
Investigation of Two-Phase Flow in a Ventilated Zone
MT. I. Sabry, N. H. Mahmoud, A. A. Abdel-Hamied, and A. A. Hussien
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3047
Hydrodynamic and Thermal Fields Analysis in Gas-Solid Two-Phase Flow
Samy M. El-Behery, W. A. El-Askary, Mofreh H. Hamed, and K. A. Ibrahim
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3157
Experimental Study of Dilute Gas-Solid Flow in a Horizontal Pipe
M. A. Fouad, M. A. Elsallak, and Y. I. Rahman
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3082
Experimental Simulation of Two-Phase Flows in Gas Diffusion Layers of (PEM) Fuel Cell
Karam R. Beshay, Mohsen M. Abou-Ellail, Mahmoud F. Sharshar, and Shih-Hung Chan
(Egypt-Taiwan)

Session (3): Multidisciplinary Design Optimization

○ Place: Room A
○ Day: Thursday 16 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 04:00 PM – 05:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Rainer Walther
Prof. Dr. Zeinab S. Safar

ICFD10-EG-3031
The Effect of Surface Topography on the Performance of Externally Pressurized Conical Bearings
Hassan A. El-Gamal, Sadek Z. Kassab, and Mohamed A. Al-Moghazy
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3035
Mathematical Description for Human Knee Joint Geometry and Its Effect on Lubrication Mechanics
Ashraf S. Ismail
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3073
Optimization of Plate Fin Heat Exchangers Used in Natural Gas Liquefaction
Ashraf Salama, and Adel Khalil
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3093
Generalized Thermoelasticity Problem in a Thick Flat Plate Using Normal Mode Method
Angail Amain Samaan
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3154
Butterfly Engine
Aman Srivastava, Anoop Iyer, Abhinav Awasthi, and Saurabh Tiwari
(India)

ICFD10-EG-3161
A Novel Model for the No-Slip Boundary Condition in Dissipative Particle Dynamics
Aryan Mehboudi, and Mohammad Said Saidi
(Iran)

Session (4): Fluid Dynamics

○ Place: Room B
○ Day: Thursday 16 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 04:00 PM – 05:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Osama Elmasry
Prof. Dr. Ashraf Sabry

ICFD10-EG-3001
Non-Newtonian Fluid Flow between Parallel Plates
R. Rufai Odutayo, and R. O. Ayeni
(Nigeria)

ICFD10-EG-3004
An Investigation of the Effect of Anti-Vortex Film Cooling on Flat Plate
Mostafa Abdel-Mohimen, Tarek Mekhail, Samir S. Ayad, and Karam M. El-Shazly
(Egypt)

IICFD10-EG-3005
Shape Optimization of Vortex Generators to Control Flow Separation in Diffusers Subjected to Upstream Oscillations
K. A. Elshorbagy, A. S. Abdelhamed, Y. El-S. Yassen, and O. Y. Dahroug
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3033
Three Dimensional Axisymmetric Stagnation Point Flow towards a Stretching Surface in the Presence of Uniform Suction or Blowing with Heat Generation
Hazem A. Attia, and Karem M. Ewis
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3153
Computational and Experimental Study for Droplet Behavior under Flashing Condition
H. A. Moneeb, Hafez A. El-Salmawy, Ahmed H. El-Kholy, Khaled M. Shebl, and Abdel Rahman El-Lathy
(Egypt)

Friday 17 December 2010
Session (5): Multidisciplinary Applications of Mechanical Engineering

○ Place: Room A
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Chairpersons:
Dr. Hamza A. Ghulman
Dr. Mohamed Wasel A. Al-Hazmi

ICFD10-EG-3078
Validated-Numerical-Simulation of the Largest Egyptian Solar Process-Heat System
Adel M. Abdel Dayem
(Saudi Arabia)

ICFD10-EG-3079
New Inclined Wick Solar Water Distiller
Adel M. Abdel Dayem
(Saudi Arabia)

ICFD10-EG-3122
Study of Noise Pollution during Hajj Season 1427 H (2006)
M. W. Alhazmi, and A. Seroji
(Saudi Arabia)

ICFD10-EG-3129
Thermo-Mechanical Model of Flexible Pavement Structure Behavior
M. H. Alawi, and A. H. Backar
(Saudi Arabia)

ICFD10-EG-3151
The Dynamics of Contractual Agreements for Purchasing, Leasing and Renting
Yahya Shiith As-Sanusi, and Fadel Mohammad Yahya Othman
(Saudi Arabia)

ICFD10-EG-3158
Study of Air Temperature and Velocity Distributions within a Refrigerated Container
M. M. Abbas, M. M. Abo elazm, A. F. Elsafty, and R. A. Hammouda
(Saudi Arabia)

Session (6): Computational Fluid Dynamics

○ Place: Room B
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Mohd. Zamri Bin Yusoff
Prof. Dr. Sadek Kassab
Dr. Norshah Hafeez

ICFD10-EG-3026
Performance Optimization of a Savonious Turbine Considering Different Shapes for Frontal Guiding Plates
Mohamed H. Mohamed, and Dominique Thevenin
(Egypt-Germany)

ICFD10-EG-3092
The Effect of Cyclone Dustbin on the Flow Pattern and Performance
Khairy Elsayed, and Chris Lacor
(Belgium)

ICFD10-EG-3095
Underground Car Park Ventilation Investigation with Different Jet Fan Configurations
Kannan M. Munisamy, Nik M. Mohd. Rashid, and R. Kanesan Ramasamy
(Malaysia)

ICFD10-EG-3096
Numerical Investigation of Thermal Fluid Flow in an Inclined Square Cavity
Muhamad Z. Sulaiman, Nik I. N. Ibrahim, and Nor A. C. Sidik
(Malaysia)

ICFD10-EG-3097
Three Dimensional CFD Simulation of Non-Newtonian Flow for the Underfill Flow in Flip Chip Packaging
C. Y. Khor, M. Abdul Mujeebu, A. Jappar, M. S. Aris, and M. Z. Abdullah
(Malaysia)

Session (7): Convective Heat Transfer

○ Place: Room C
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Medhat Sorour
Prof. Dr. Ahmed Hegazy

ICFD10-EG-3018
Non-Darcy Effects on Conjugate Natural Convection in Saturated Porous Layer Sandwiched by Finite Thickness Walls
K. Al-Farhany, and A. Turan
(England)

ICFD10-EG-3022
Heat Transfer inside Electronic Equipment having a Square Cavity
Mohamed M. K. Dawood, and Medhat Sorrour
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3028
The Effect of Papanastasiou Viscosity on Steady MHD Flow and Heat Transfer between Parallel Plates with Joule and Viscous Dissipations
Karem M. Ewis
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3089
CFD Simulation of Thermal Stratification in Pressurizer Surge Line
Faisal Asfand
(Pakistan)

ICFD10-EG-3091
Steady Free Convection Flow with Variable Viscosity and Thermal Diffusivity over a Stretching Sheet
Yasser M. Abd El-Latif, and A. A. Samaan
(Egypt)

Session (8): Computational Fluid Dynamics

○ Place: Room A
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 4:00 PM – 05:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Kamel Elshorbagy
Prof. Dr. Osama E. Abdellatif

ICFD10-EG-3016
Performance and Unsteady Flow Field Prediction of a Centrifugal Pump with CFD Tools
O. E. Abdellatif, M. Abd Elganny, and I. Shahin
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3063
Prediction of Hydrogen Sulfide Corrosion in Petroleum Refinery Pipeline Networks
Mohammad A. Doheim, Hesham M. El-Batsh, and Ahmed F. Hassan
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3070
Prediction of Turbulence Transpiration Resulting from Asymmetric and Symmetric Mass Injection in a Porous Channel
W. A. Wl-Askary, S. M. El-Behery, A. Balabel, and A. Hegab
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3072
Numerical Method for Control of Cavitating Flow
Zgolli Ridha, and Kanfoudi Hatem
(Tunis)

ICFD10-EG-3084
Better Predictions of Fully Developed Flow over Wavy Wall Using Classical K-ε Model
Osama Elsamni, Khaled Hafez, and Khaled Abdel-Rahman
(Egypt)

Session (9): Turbomachinery

○ Place: Room B
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 4:00 PM – 05:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Sadek Z. Kassab
Prof. Dr. Medhat Sorour

ICFD10-EG-3037
Influence of Air Injection Method on the Performance of Air Lift Pump
Sadek Z. Kassab, Ihab G. Adam, and Hazem A. ElGohary
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3055
Effect of the Tip Clearance Gap on the Flow and Loss Mechanism through a Linear Turbine Cascade
Hesham M. El-Batsh, Magdy B. Hanna, Maher A. Mohamed, and Magda F. Sherif
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3056
A Study of the Loss Generated due to the Tip Clearance Flow Downstream of an Annular Turbine Cascade
Hesham M. El-Batsh, and Magdy B. Hanna
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3059
Evaluation of Different Turbulence Models and Different Numerical Solvers for a Transonic Turbine Blades Cascade
Medhat M. Sorour, Mohamed A. Teamah, and Amgad Abbas
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3060
Experimental Study on Air-Lift Pump Handling Slurry Flow
M. F. Ghaziri, A. H. Hammoud, and M. F. Khalil
(Lebanon)

Session (10): Multidisciplinary Applications of Mechanical Engineering

○ Place: Room C
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 4:00 PM – 05:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Dr. Mohamed Wasel A. Al-Hazmi
Dr. Hamza A. Ghulman

ICFD10-EG-3123
Finite-Element Analysis of the Airplane C-Duct Acoustic Skin Cracking
Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad, Ahmed H. Backar, and Mohamed W. Al-Hazmi
(Saudi Arabia)

ICFD10-EG-3124
Improving Efficiency for Tawaf Flow in Holy Makkah
Hamza A. Ghulman
(Saudi Arabia)

ICFD10-EG-3125
Using CFD Code to Investigate DI Diesel Engine Performance and Emissions
Tarek M. Belal, Elsayed M. Marzouk, and Mohsen M. Osman
(Saudi Arabia)

ICFD10-EG-3126
Natural Convection in Cavities with a Thin Fin on the Hot Wall Using the Lattice Boltzmann Method
A. A. Saati, and S. A. Bawazeer
(Saudi Arabia)

ICFD10-EG-3127
A Mathematical Model for the Distribution of Heat through Pavement Layers in Makkah Roads
Mohamed H. Alawi, and Medhat M. Helal
(Saudi Arabia)

ICFD10-EG-3160
Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Indoor Environmental Quality in a Subway Station
E. M. El-Bialy, and Essam E. Khalil
(Egypt)

Session (11): Air Ventilation

○ Place: Room A
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 05:30 PM – 07:00 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Essam E. Khalil
Prof. Dr. Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad

ICFD10-EG-3019
Study the Flow Pattern for Wall and Ceiling Air Outlets in Air Conditioned Spaces
Maher A. Mohamed, Mohamed M. Nasr, Ali Omer, and Sherif A. Mohamed
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3074
Optimization of Natural Ventilation of Ancient Buildings towards Sustainability of Modern Buildings-Part 1: One-Story Building
Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3075
Optimization of Natural Ventilation of Ancient Buildings towards Sustainability of Modern Buildings-Part 2: Two-Story Building
Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3080
Understanding Fire Dynamics in Ventilated Rooms
Essam E. Khalil
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3081
Energy Performance of Air Conditioned Buildings: Concepts & Standards
Essam E. Khalil
(Egypt)

Session (12): Aerodynamics and Jets

○ Place: Room B
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 05:30 PM – 07:00 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Shabaka
Prof. Dr. Mohamed M. Abdelrahman

ICFD10-EG-3015
Design Optimization of Thrust Augmentation Ejector Utilizing the CFD Tools
Ahmed M. Alsayed, Hesham M. Elbanna, and Mohamed M. Abdelrahman
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3044
Numerical Study of Geometry Effects on Nose for a Supersonic Missile at Mach 2
Kamyar Mansour, and Ziba Eghlima
(Iran)

ICFD10-EG-3071
Numerical Investigation of Lobe Penetration Angle on Performance of Forced Mixer Nozzle
Yi Xie, and You-hong Liu
(China)

ICFD10-EG-3076
Aerodynamic Shape Optimization of Micro Air Vehicle Wing
Mostafa R. Ahmed, Mohamed M. Abdelrahman, Mokhtar M. ElNomrossy, and Gamal M. ElBayoumi
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3155
Calculation of Standoff Shock Distance on Paraboloids at Supersonic Speeds Using CFD Method
Kamyar Mansour, and Ziba Eghlima
(Iran)

Session (13): Advanced Fluid Dynamics

○ Place: Room C
○ Day: Friday 17 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 05:30 PM – 07:00 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Reda Mankbadi
Prof. Dr. Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad

ICFD10-EG-3601
Alternative Fuels for Turbo-Fan Engines
J. Taylor, A. Ketros, M. Mohammad, J. Marshall, S. Jackson, and R. R. Mankbadi
(USA)

ICFD10-EG-3603
Experimental and Numerical Study of Turbulent Flow inside an Annular Curved Wall Diffuser
M. A. E. El-moattar, S. M. Ikladious, M. M. Abou Ellail, M. E. El-Ghany, and T. Mekhail
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3604
Green Turbofan Design: Noise Reduction and Flow Control
J. Stump, C. Walker, A. Pusateri, M. Leaning, T. Subah, and Reda Mankbadi
(USA)

ICFD10-EG-3605
Examination of Cone Angle and Spray Profile on Emissions of a Heavy Duty CI Engine and Geometrical Improvements
M. Yilmaz, H. Koten, and M. Zafer Gul
(Turkey)

ICFD10-EG-3606
Comparison of Various Combustion Models within a Multidimensional Framework Applied to Heavy Duty CI Engine
H. Koten
(Turkey)

Saturday 18 December 2010
Session (14): Computational Fluid Dynamics

○ Place: Room A
○ Day: Friday 18 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Darrell Pepper
Prof. Dr. Amr Serag-Eldin

ICFD10-EG-3024
Modelling and Validation of Scroll Refrigeration Compressor
E. Elgendy, J. Schmidt, A. Khalil, and M. Fatouh
(Egypt-Germany)

ICFD10-EG-3085
The Effect of Cyclone Inlet Width on the Flow Pattern and Performance
Khairy Elsayed, and Chris Lacor
(Belgium)

ICFD10-EG-3086
The Effect of Cyclone Inlet Height on the Flow Pattern and Performance
Khairy Elsayed, and Chris Lacor
(Belgium)

ICFD10-EG-3902
Numerical Investigation of Bubbly Turbulent Mixing Layers
Kareem Akhtar, and Saad A. Ragab
(USA)

ICFD10-EG-3159
A Full Scale Heat Transfer and Air Flow Simulation for a Heated Dormitory Room
M. M. Abo Elazm, A. F. Elsafty, and A. I. Shahata
(Egypt)

Session (15): Turbulence Modeling and Simulations

○ Place: Room B
○ Day: Friday 18 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Saad A. Ragab
Prof. Dr. Mohamed M. Abdelrahman

ICFD10-EG-3003
The Effect of Cyclone Height on the Flow Pattern and Performance Using LES
Khairy Elsayed, and Chris Lacor
(Belgium)

ICFD10-EG-3007
On the Performance of Linear and Nonlinear K-ε Turbulence Models in Various CFD Applications
Ashraf Balabel, W. El-Askary, and A. Bagabir
(Egypt-Yemen)

ICFD10-EG-3010
Modelling Compressibility Effects on Turbulence Anisotropy in Homogeneous Turbulent Shear Flows
Ahmed M. R. El-Baz
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3057
A Comparison between Several Turbulence Models Using Thin Layer Navier-Stokes Computer Code over Rotating Wing-Body Configuration
Mohammad Alamlee, and Homayon Emdad
(Iran)

ICFD10-EG-3901
Aerodynamics of Rotating Discs
Shereef Sadek, and Saad A. Ragab
(USA)

Session (16): Unsteady Phenomena in Turbomachinery

○ Place: Room C
○ Day: Friday 18 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Francesco Martelli
Prof. Dr. Essam E. Khalil

ICFD10-EG-3017
Experimental Study of Centrifugal Compressor Characteristics with Slotted Impeller Blades
Khaled M. Sadeldin Eldalil
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3009
Centrifugal Compressor Characteristics and Surge Control with Variable Tandem Bladed Impeller
Khaled M. Saadeldin Eldalil
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3701
Clocking in Multistage Compressors: Off Design Conditions
F. Montomoli, and M. Massini
(England)

ICFD10-EG-3702
Development of a Phase Lag Approach for the Numerical Evaluation of Unsteady Flow
Simone Salvadori, Francesco Martelli, and Paolo Adami
(Italy-England)

ICFD10-EG-3065
Numerical Simulation of a Fluid-Disk Interaction: Dynamics of the Surface Cavity Induced
Chokri Mnasri, Zouhaier Hafsia, Mohamed Omri, and Khlifa Maale
(Tunis)

Session (17): Multiphase Flows and Fluid Dynamics

○ Place: Room A
○ Day: Friday 18 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 12:00 PM – 01:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. S. A. Channiwala
Prof. Dr. Mahmoud Fouad
Dr. Digvijay Kulshreshtha

ICFD10-EG-3058
Exergy Analysis of a Regenerative Micro Gas Turbine Engine
D. Kulshreshtha, and S. Mehta
(India)

ICFD10-EG-3101
Solution by Group Invariant Method of Instability Phenomenon with Powerlaw Nonlinearity
M. N. Mehta, N. B. Desai, and M. S. Joshi
(India)

ICFD10-EG-3103
A Solution of the Burger's Equation Arising in the Longitudinal Dispersion of Concentration of Fluid Flow through Porous Media
M. N. Mehta, and Twinkle R. Patel
(India)

ICFD10-EG-3104
Flammability Limits of Methane-Air Mixture
Samip P. Shah, Saurabh Dikshit, Gaurang Chaudhari, and S. A. Channiwala
(India)

ICFD10-EG-3150
Comparative Assessment of the Developed Stress in both Traditional and Hooped Pelton Runners
Gaurangkumar C. Chaudhari, S. A. Channiwala, and Samip P. Shah
(India)

Session (18): Multidisciplinary Design Optimization

○ Place: Room B
○ Day: Friday 18 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 12:00 PM – 01:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. M. Amr Serag-Eldin
Prof. Dr. Atef M. Alm-Eldin

ICFD10-EG-3023
Experimental Performance of a Combined Heating and Cooling System Driven by Gas Engine
E. Elgendy, J. Schmidt, A. Khalil, and M. Fatouh
(Egypt-Germany)

ICFD10-EG-3043
A Proposed Program to Predict the Performance of Steam Power Plants
Atef M. Alm-Eldin, Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad, and Mohamed G. Abdel Kareim
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3045
Numerical Study on the Effect of Solidification Parameters during the Continuous Casting of Al-Si Alloys
Y. Rihan, and B. Abd El-Bary
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3067
Effect of Oil-in-Water Concentration on the Performance of Centrifugal Pump
K. C. Yassine, Ali H. Hammoud, and M. F. Khalil
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3083
An Empirical Investigation into the Role of Knowledge Management on Effective Corporate Decision Making: Theoretical Discussion and Empirical Experiences
Mohammed Al-Dujaili
(England)

ICFD10-EG-3090
Variable Porosity Wind Fences to Control Aeolian Sand Transport
A. M. Saif, A. M. I. Mohamed, and A. M. Alam Eldein
(Egypt)

Session (19): Fluid Dynamics

○ Place: Room C
○ Day: Friday 18 / 12 / 2010
○ Time: 12:00 PM – 01:30 PM

Chairpersons:
Prof. Dr. Saad Ragab
Prof. Dr. Adel Khalil

ICFD10-EG-3002
Offshore Pipelines Stability under Hydrodynamic Forces
Taher M. Elshiekh, and Ali S. Eblaou
(Libya)

ICFD10-EG-3049
Effect of Position of Continuous Sill on Velocity Distribution and Velocity Decay under Submerged Hydraulic Jump Conditions
Abdelazim M. Ali, Mohamed A. Nasser, Ibraheem A. A., and A. M. Negm
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3061
Experimental Investigation for Centrifugal Slurry Pump Performance
K. C. Yassine, A. H. Hammoud, and M. F. Khalil
(Lebanon)

ICFD10-EG-3099
Investigating Different Proposals to Improve Water Resources Management in Al-Sharqia Governorate
Magdy H. Mowafy, Ahmed Helmy, Mohamed A. Nassar, Yasser Abdallah, and Hazem El-Deeb
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3156
Characteristics of Turbulent Wakes Generated by Twin Parallel Cylinders
M. A. Nousier, A. R. El-Baz, and T. N. Aboul Fetouh
(Egypt)

ICFD10-EG-3163
Role of Fluids Viscosity in Modifying some Sand Properties at Construction Work Sites
Mahmoud R. Eltoukhy, and Bassam A. Ghulman
(Saudi Arabia)