:: 2006 :: Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt

Eighth International Congress of Fluid Dynamics & Propulsion

(ICFDP 8) • December 14-17, 2006 • Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt

Organized by:

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

Conference Program:

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Thursday 14 December 2006

Keynote Speech:

○ Time: 8:05 AM – 9:05 AM

ICFDP8-EG-188
► Turbine Heat Transfer Research at NASA Glenn Research Center
Prof. Dr. D. R. Reddy
Chief, Propulsion Systems Division, NASA Research Center, USA

Friday 15 December 2006

Workshop:

○ Time: 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
○ Place: Room A

► Future of Natural Gas in Egypt: Reality and Ambitions

Session 1:

○ Place: Room B
○ Time: 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Khalid S. Abdol-Hamid
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Sadek Kassab

○ Invited Lecture (1)
ICFDP8-EG-176
► Three-Dimensional Computational Model for Flow in an Over-Expanded Nozzle with Porous Surfaces
Prof. Dr. Khalid S. Abdol-Hamid
NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton VA, USA

ICFDP8-EG-102
► A Modified Flowfield Dependent Variation Method Applied to the Compressible Flow Equations
A. A. Megahed, B. R. Gerges, and M. W. El-Mallah

ICFDP8-EG-122
► Solution of Incompressible Euler Equation by an Optimally Efficient Multigrid Technique
S. A. Mohamed, M. S. Matbuly, S. Radwan, and N. H. Mostafa

ICFDP8-EG-131
► Experimental and Numerical Study of the Effect of Tip Clearance on Three-Dimensional Flow Field through Linear Turbine Cascade
M. Bassily Hana, M. F. Sherif, and H. El-Batsh

ICFDP8-EG-135
► New Approach of BEM Methods to Solve Solute Diffusion Problems with Moving Boundaries
Said G. Ahmed, and Intisar A. R. Hadii

Session 2:

○ Place: Room A
○ Time: 1:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Demetri P. Telionis
Co-Chair:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad

○ Invited Lecture (2)
ICFDP8-EG-190
► ASME Electronic Products and Its Effects in Science & Technology Field: Special Cases, EUL Consortia & Petroleum Industry
Prof. Dr. Shawky Salem
Professor, IT, Alexandria University, Beirut Arab University & representative of ASME in Egypt

ICFDP8-EG-168
► Simulation of the Internal Ballistics of a Liquid Propellant Engine Start System Comparison with Experimental Verification
H. Karimi, and E. E. Taheri

ICFDP8-EG-170
► Foam Drainage and Wetting- A Numerical Investigation
Hyunsun Do, Demetri P. Telionis, and Roe-Hoan Yoon

ICFDP8-EG-174
► Failure Analysis of Gas Turbine Combustion Chamber Using Computational Fluid Dynamics
Digvijay B. Kulshreshtha, S. A. Channiwala, and Saurabh Dikshit

Session 3:

○ Place: Room B
○ Time: 1:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Akira Ogawa
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Nabil H. Mostafa

○ Invited Lecture (3)
ICFDP8-EG-189
► Prediction of Surge and Rotating Stall in Compressor
Prof. Dr. Nabil H. Mostafa
Faculty of Eng., Zagazig Univ., Zagazig, Egypt

ICFDP8-EG-108
► Flow Characteristics in a Magneto-Hydrodynamic Micropump
Yasser Rihan

ICFDP8-EG-123
► Influence of the Volute Design Parameters on the Performance of a Centrifugal Compressor of an Aircraft Turbocharger
Ahmed A. Hassan

ICFDP8-EG-124
► Designing a Test Rig for Radial Hydrodynamic Disc Seal (HDS)
Bijan Farhanieh, Mohammad Durali, and Abba Tourani

Session 4:

○ Place: Room C
○ Time: 1:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Awatef Hamed
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. El-Adawi S. El-Metwaly

○ Invited Lecture (4)
ICFDP8-EG-193
► Co-Operative Engineering Education for the 21st Century
Prof. Dr. Awatef Hamed, and Prof. Dr. Bryan Dansderry
Cincinnati University, USA

ICFDP8-EG-114
► Study of Swirling Turbulent Flow and Heat Transfer Characteristics in Conical Diffusers
H. A. Abdalla, M. M. El-Mayit, A. A. Abd El-Hamid, and A. M. El-Shazly

ICFDP8-EG-116
► Aero-Thermo-Mechanical Characteristics of Functionally Graded Material Panels with Temperature-Dependent Material Properties
Hisham Hamed, Mohammad Tawfik, and Mohammad Al-Ajmi

ICFDP8-EG-127
► Numerical Investigation of Buoyancy-Driven Cavity with Different Mediums and Temperature Difference
A. Balabel, S. Ismail, and S. Seliem

ICFDP8-EG-178
► Steady and Pulsed Fluidic Actuation for Cavity Acoustics Control
K. Das, Awatef Hamed, and D. Basu

Session 5:

○ Place: Room A
○ Time: 3:15 PM – 4:45 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Masanobu Namba
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Hassan Mansour

○ Invited Lecture (5)
ICFDP8-EG-173
► Improved Scheme for Predicting Fan Tone Noise
Prof. Dr. Masanobu Namba
Department of Aerospace Systems Engineering, Sojo University, Kumamoto, Japan

ICFDP8-EG-104
► On the Fluid Dynamical Characteristics of the Pressure Drop for the Axial Flow Cyclone Dust Collectors
Akira Ogawa

ICFDP8-EG-141
► Evaluation of Turbulence Models for Flow over a Finned High Speed Train
M. I. Kamal, Y. P. Kohama, A. S. Sabry, and M. A. Serag-Eldin

ICFDP8-EG-142
► A Detailed Computational Analysis of the Flow over a High Speed Train Fitted with Guide Vanes
M. I. Kamal, Y. P. Kohama, A. S. Sabry, and M. A. Serag-Eldin

Session 6:

○ Place: Room B
○ Time: 3:15 PM – 4:45 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Hany Moustafa
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Mohamed R. Shaalan

○ Invited Lecture (6)
ICFDP8-EG-191
► Future Technology Challenges for Small Aero-Engines
Prof. Dr. Hany Moustapha
Senior Fellow and Manager, P&WC Technology and Collaboration, Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp., Montreal, Canada

ICFDP8-EG-136
► Effect of Bend Orientation and Flow Direction on the Behavior of Gas-Solid Flow
K. A. Ibrahim, M. A. El-Kadi, Mofreh H. Hamed, and Samy M. El-Behery

ICFDP8-EG-145
► Control Supply in Water Networks-Non-Linear Case
Nagib G. N. Mohammed

ICFDP8-EG-155
► Force Convection in Channel Filled Partially with Porous Medium Including the Effects of Thermal Conductivity
Abdulmannan A. Saati

Session 7:

○ Place: Room C
○ Time: 3:15 PM – 4:45 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Kyriacos Papailiou
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. M. A. Serag-Eldin

○ Invited Lecture (7)
ICFDP8-EG-182
► Active Flow Control for Turbulent Separated Flows
Prof. Dr. Kyriacos Papailiou
Laboratory of Thermal Turbomachines, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece

ICFDP8-EG-132
► Upward and Downward Inclination Hydraulic Capsule Pipeline
M. F. Khalil, and Ali H. Hammoud

ICFDP8-EG-133
► Experimental Investigation of Hydraulic Capsule Pipeline with Drag Reducing Surfactant
M. F. Khalil, and Ali H. Hammoud

ICFDP8-EG-158
► Feasibility of Using Agricultural Waste as a Desiccant for Air Conditioning Systems
R. Samy, A. Khalil, S. Kaseb, and M. A. Kasem

Saturday 16 December 2006

Session 8:

○ Place: Room A
○ Time: 9:00 AM – 10:45 AM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Rainer Walter
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Nabil H. Mostafa

○ Invited Lecture (8)
ICFDP8-EG-192
► Economy, Profitability and Environmental Compatibility: Challenges in Future Civil Air Transportation
Prof. Dr. Dr. Rainer Walter
Koordination Technologie-Netzwerke, MTU Aero Engines GmbH, Germany

ICFDP8-EG-167
► Simulation of the Dynamics Stall over an Oscillating Airfoil
Ashraf Saad Hussein

ICFDP8-EG-172
► Numerical Calculation of Particle Separation in a Cyclone Flow Using LES
H. Shalaby, K. Wozniak, and G. Wozniak

ICFDP8-EG-181
► Multiscale Resolution Requirements for Numerical Predictions of Unsteady High-Speed Cavity Flows and Acoustics
D. Basu, Awatef Hamed, and K. Das

Session 9:

○ Place: Room B
○ Time: 9:00 AM – 10:45 AM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Francesco Martelli
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Mohamed R. Shaalan

○ Invited Lecture (9)
ICFDP8-EG-186
► Unsteady Aerodynamics and Heat Transfer in Transonic Turbine Stages: Modeling Approaches
Prof. Dr. Francesco Martelli
Dipartimento di Energetica Università degli Studi di Firenze, via di S. Marta, Firenze, Italia

ICFDP8-EG-160
► Mathematical Modeling of Gas-Liquid Flows in FEM Fuel Cells
Shih-Hung Chan, Timothy W. Tong, Mohsen Beshay, and Karam R. Beshay

ICFDP8-EG-162
► A New Modification to Regenerative Steam Cycle
Ahmed S. Hegazy

ICFDP8-EG-185
► Turbulent Flow and Convective Heat Transfer in an Annulus with Perforated Disc-baffles
Ahmed R. El-Shamy

Session 10:

○ Place: Room C
○ Time: 9:00 AM – 10:45 AM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Takaharu Tanaka
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. El-Adawi S. El-Metwaly

○ Invited Lecture (10)
ICFDP8-EG-171
► Fundamental Energy Transfer Mechanism Caused in Rotating Flow Passage of Turbomachinery
Prof. Dr. Takaharu Tanaka
Dept. of Mech. Eng., Kobe Univ., Japan

ICFDP8-EG-149
► A Mathematical Model for Magneto-Rheological Dampers Subjected to Sinusoidal Excitation
H. A. Gomaa, E. Saber, and H. El-Gamal

ICFDP8-EG-150
► Subsonic Triple-Deck Flow past an Eroding Hump
Tarek M. A. El-Mistikawy, and Fayza M. N. El-Fayez

ICFDP8-EG-159
► A Boundary Element Approach with New Algorithm to Predict Partial Cavitation around 2D Hydrofoils
Norhan A. Mohamed, Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad, and Said G. Ahmed

Session 11:

○ Place: Room A
○ Time: 11:00 PM –12:25 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Hemdan Shalaby
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Sakek Z. Kassab

ICFDP8-EG-113
► An Experimental Study of an Oblique Multiple Circular Air Jets Impingement on Flat Plate
Radwan M. Kamal, Mahmoud E. Mostafa, and Salem Abdel Aziz

ICFDP8-EG-130
► Influence of Various Parameters on the Characteristics of Stable and Unstable Oil-in-Water Emulsion
Mohamed F. Khalil, Sadek Z. Kassab, Ashraf S. Ismail, and Ibrahim S. Elazab

ICFDP8-EG-163
► Experimental and Numerical Study of Air Jet Vortex Generator for Subsonic Flow
Pawel Flaszynski, Ryszard Szwaba, and Piotr Doerffer

ICFDP8-EG-175
► Computational Study of Turbulent Multiple Lobed Jets and Multiple Circular Jets
D. M. Nagendra, K. R. Prakash, and N. R. Panchapakesan

ICFDP8-EG-179
► Transient High-Speed Jet Flow
R. German, and R. E. Khayat

Session 12:

○ Place: Room B
○ Time: 11:00 PM –12:25 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Akira Ogawa
Co-Chair:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad

ICFDP8-EG-101
► Numerical Study of IQ in Schools
Mahmoud Fouad, Eman Abd El-Hakim, and Ghada El-Sawah

ICFDP8-EG-106
► CFD Simulation for Atrium Smoke Transport and Ventilation with Regard to Exhaust Fan's Plugholing
Mahmoud Fouad, Ghada El-Sawah, and Amr El-Banhawy

ICFDP8-EG-109
► Large Eddy Simulation for Flow around Buildings
S. A. Zedan, S. S. Ayad, E. A. Abdel-Hadi, and O. A. M. Gaheen

ICFDP8-EG-128
► Aerodynamic and Heat Transfer Characteristics of Road Vehicles with Different Front Shapes
Aly A. Abdel Aziz, and Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad

ICFDP8-EG-147
► Numerical and Experimental Study of Wind Load around Buildings of Different Heights
N. M. Guirguis, and M. M. Nassief

Session 13:

○ Place: Room A
○ Time: 1:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Y. P. Kohoma
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Ashraf S. Sabry

ICFDP8-EG-103
► LES of Turbulent Boundary Layer over a Smooth-Curved Ramp
W. A. El-Askary

ICFDP8-EG-110
► Laminar and Turbulent Flow Characteristics of Non-Newtonian Homogeneous Slurries
K. El-Nahhas, and Nabil H. Mostafa

ICFDP8-EG-140
► Measurements of Flow over a Model of a Finned High Speed Train
M. I. Kamal, Y. P. Kohama, A. S. Sabry, and M. A. Serag-Eldin

ICFDP8-EG-152
► Nonlinear Control of a Self-Excited System
Ayman A. El-Badawy

ICFDP8-EG-165
► Experimental Study of Heat Transfer in Pulsating Turbulent Flow in a Pipe
Elsayed A. M. Elshafei, M. Safwat Mohamed, H. Mansour, and M. Sakr

Session 14:

○ Place: Room B
○ Time: 1:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Khalid S. Abdol-Hamid
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Hassan Mansour

ICFDP8-EG-151
► On the Critical Reynolds Number for Vortex Shedding past Bluff Bodies
K. A. Elshorbagy, E. M. Wahba, and R. S. Afify

ICFDP8-EG-169
► Numerical Simulation of Air Humidification Process in a Duct using a Multi-Sprays System
Samy M. Morcos, Mohamoud A. Fouad, Hafez A. El-Salmawy, and Kareem M. Awny

ICFDP8-EG-180
► Interest of Direct Numerical Simulations for Investigations of Turbulent Flame Structure and Noise Emissions
Hemdan Shalaby, and Dominique Thevenin

ICFDP8-EG-183
► Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Cavitation in Axial Pumps
Nabil H. Mostafa, and Mohammed A. Boraey

ICFDP8-EG-187
► Mathematical Modeling of the Effect of Bubbles on Turbulence in a Liquid Jet
A. Ibrahim, M. Rizk, M. G. Khalafallah, and A. Mobarak

Session 15:

○ Place: Room A
○ Time: 3:15 PM – 4:45 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. R. German
Co-Chair:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad

ICFDP8-EG-112
► Numerical Simulation of Supersonic Boundary Layer near an Expansion-Compression Ramp
W. A. El-Askary

ICFDP8-EG-148
► Iterative Solvers and Inflow Boundary Conditions for Plane Sudden Expansion Flows
E. M. Wahba

ICFDP8-EG-161
► CFD Synthesis of a Tandem-Bladed Turbocharger Centrifugal Compressor and Comparison of the Performance and Flow Characteristics with Conventional Design
Syed Noman Danish, Ma Chaochen, and Yang Ce

ICFDP8-EG-166
► Flow and Heat Transfer Characteristics around a Combination of Elliptic Cylinders in-Line
Aly Abdel Aziz, Nabil S. Berbish, and Abdalla S. Hanafi

Session 16:

○ Place: Room B
○ Time: 3:15 PM – 4:45 PM

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Pawel Flaszynski
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. M. Amr Serag-Eldin

ICFDP8-EG-153
► Thermal Post-Buckling and Flutter Behavior of Shape Memory Alloy Hybrid Composite Plates
Hesham H. Ibrahim, Mohammad Tawfik, and Hani Mohammed Negm

ICFDP8-EG-154
► Influence of Operating and Construction Parameters on the Behavior of Hydraulic Cylinder Subjected to Jerky Motion
Sadek Z. Kassab, I. G. Adam, M. A. Swidan, and M. G. Rabie

ICFDP8-EG-164
► Thermal Pollution Plume from a Submerged Co-Flowing Multi-Port Diffuser of Power Plants
Mariam Gabr Salim Ali, and Mahmoud Fouad

ICFDP8-EG-177
► An Analysis of the Pressure Profile in a Tubular Combustion Chamber using Finite Volume Method to Obtain the Discharges Flow Coefficients
Giuliano Gardolinski, Gilberto A. A. Moreira, Ramon M. Valle, and Jose E. M. Barros