:: 2008 :: Alexandria, Egypt

Ninth International Congress of Fluid Dynamics & Propulsion

(ICFDP 9) • December 18-21, 2008 • Helnan Palestine Hotel, Alexandria, Egypt

Organized by:

○ The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
○ Cairo University (Egypt)
○ Zagazig University (Egypt)
○ Water Technology Association, Alexandria (Egypt)

Conference Program:

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Thursday 18-12-2008

Session 1: Computational Fluid Dynamics

○ Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
○ Place: Room A

Chair:
Dr. Mahmoud Fouad
Co-Chair:
Assoc. Prof. Dr. E. A. A. El-Kady

ICFDP9-EG-206
► CFD Development of Engineering Measures for Fire Fighting Automatic Sprinkler Systems
Mahmoud Fouad, and Ghada El-Sawah
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-241
► Optimum Sizing of Two Disks Arranged in Tandem Placed Normal to a Turbulent Flow
Richard J. M. Messiha, and Mohamed S. El-Morsi
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-259
► Investigation of Laminar Flow over a Bi-Wedge Shape
E. A. A. El-Kady
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-287
► Modeling of Air Pollutant Dispersion in Street Canyons in Cross-Wind
Ibrahim A. Gad, Mofreh M. Nasief, S. A. Azez, and A. A. Osman
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-250
► CFD Analysis of Boundary Layer Growth within a Transonic Wind Tunnel Test Section
Mohamad J. Izadi, and Abedin Shokri
(Iran)

Session 2: Multiphase Flow

○ Time: 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
○ Place: Room B

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Guoya Wang
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Mohsen Abou-Ellail

ICFDP9-EG-215
► Numerical Study on Multiphase Fluid Dynamics and Transport Processes of Supercavitating Flows
Guoya Wng, Xiangbin Li, Bo Zhang, and Zhiyi Yu
(China)

ICFDP9-EG-218
► A Two-Fluid Mathematical Model for Gas-Liquid Flows in Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells
Mohsen Abou-Ellail, Shih-Hung Chan, Timothy W. Tong, and Karam R. Beshay
(Egypt, Taiwan, USA)

ICFDP9-EG-231
► Mass Transfer of Liquid Flow through Three Phase System (Gas-Liquid-Solid)
Mosaad M. El-Shayeb
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-232ICFDP9-EG-287
► Study on Liquid Phase Dispersion in Unconsolidated Packed Beds
Mosaad M. El-Shayeb
(Egypt)

Session 3: Rheological Applications

○ Time: 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
○ Place: Room A

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Sadek Z. Kassab
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Mohamed R. Shaalan

ICFDP9-EG-212
► Study of Oil-in-Water Emulsion Flow through Orifice Using Image Processing
Mohamed F. Khalil, Sadek Z. Kassab, Ashraf S. Ismail, and Ibrahim S. Elazab
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-202
► Magneto-Rheological Fluids and their Use in Dampers to Lower Vibration Effects
Hany A. Gomaa, and Paula Wood-Adams
(Canada)

ICFDP9-EG-222
► Theoretical Analysis of Polymer Melt Flow through a Capillary Rheometer
Hany A. Gomaa, and Paula Wood-Adams
(Canada)

ICFDP9-EG-260
► Effect of Adhering Surface Type of an Oleophilic Disk Skimmer on the Oil Spills Recovery from Water
A. M. El-Zahaby, A. E. Kabeel, and A. I. Bakry
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-218
► A General Correlation for Mean Velocity Distribution with Drag Reducing Polymers
Mohammed F. Khalil, Sadek Z. Kassab, Alaa A. Elmiligui, and Farg A. Naoum
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-276
► Poiseuille Flow of Fluid whose Viscosity is Temperature Dependent
O. R. Rufai, O. S. Adesanya, R. A. Mustapha, W. A. Gbolagade, and R. O. Ayeni
(Nigeria)

Session 4: Computational Fluid Dynamics

○ Time: 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
○ Place: Room B

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Mohamed Safwat Mohamed
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Osama E. Abdellatif

ICFDP9-EG-228
► Computational and Experimental Investigation of the Aerodynamic Effect of the Interfering Gap between Uncommon Towers
Wael M. Elwan, Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad, Hesham E. Abdel Hameed, and Salem S. Abdel Aziz
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-233
► Computational Study of Centerline Turning Angle Effect on the Turbulent Flow through a Diffusing S-Duct Using Large-Eddy Simulation
Osama E. Abdellatif, Ibrahim M. M. Shahin, and M. F. Abd Rabbo
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-274
► Aerodynamic Investigation of a Concaved Airfoil in Ground Effect
K. H. Hafez, O. A. Elsamni, P. A. Hung, and H. H. Chun
(Egypt, South Korea)

ICFDP9-EG-285
► Numerical Investigations of Two- and Three-Dimensional Turbulent Flows in a 180o Curved Diffuser
Berge Djebegjian, Mohamed Safwat Mohamed, and Alaa Elsayed
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-216
► Numerical Analysis Effect of Sweep Angle and Taper Ratio on Lift and Drag Coefficients of a Cessna Wing
Mohammad J. Izadi, and Jafar Ammouie
(Iran)

ICFDP9-EG-217
► Numerical Analysis Effect of Winglet on Lift and Drag Coefficients of a Cessna Wing
Mohammad J. Izadi, and Jafar Ammouie
(Iran)

Keynote Speech:

○ Time: 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Energy & Environment
Prof. Dr. Amin Mobarak; Conference Chairman

Friday 19-12-2008

Workshop:

○ Time: 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
○ Place: Room A
The Future of Natural Gas in Egypt: Usages and Activation



Session 5: Fluid Dynamics

○ Time: 9:00 PM – 10:15 PM
○ Place: Room A

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Nabil H. Mostafa
Co-Chair:
Dr. Berge Djbedjian

ICFDP9-EG-237
► Experimental and Numerical Study of Spoiler Effect on Ship Stability: Effect of Air Injection Position
Berge Djebedjian, N. H. Mostafa, Emad M. S. El-Said, and Magdy Abou Rayan
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-238
► Experimental and Numerical Study of Spoiler Effect on Ship Stability: Effect of Ship Floor Angle
Berge Djebedjian, N. H. Mostafa, Emad M. S. El-Said, and Magdy Abou Rayan
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-289
► Experimental and Numerical Study of Spoiler Effect on Ship Stability: Effect of Spoiler Inclination Angle
Berge Djebedjian, N. H. Mostafa, Emad M. S. El-Said, and Magdy Abou Rayan
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-248
► Study of Using Vortex Breakdown in Vortical Flow Field at the Outlet of Propellant Tanks
Mahdi N. Mahyari, Hasan Karimi, and K. N. Toosi
(Iran)

ICFDP9-EG-267
► Numerical Simulation of Converging Spherical Shock Problem
M. Shabourei, R. Ebrahimi, and Ku. Mazaheri
(Iran)

Session 6: Water and Water Structures

○ Time: 10:15 AM – 11:30 AM
○ Place: Room B

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Abdel Azim M. Negm
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Maged M. Elfiky

ICFDP9-EG-279
► Computational Models for Analyzing Scouring Problems at Nile River
A. M. Negm, M. M. Elfiky, T. M. Owis, and M. A. Nassar
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-280
► Effect of Triangular Collar Width on Local Scour at Bridge Pier under Very Low Froude Numbers
Yasser A. Mohamed, Gamal M. Abdel-Aal, Abdelazim M. Negm, and Amira A. Fathy
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-281
► Effect of Side Slopes of Trapezoidal Channel on Maximum Scour Depth Downstream of Transition
Gamal M. Abdel-Aal, Abdelazim M. Negm, Talaat M. Owis, and Marwa Shahin
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-283
► Effect of Partially or Fully Submerged Vegetation on Roughness Coefficients in Rectangular Open Channels
Abdelazim M. Negm
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-286
► Effect of End Step on Flow Characteristics Downstream of Radial Gates in Stilling Basin of Nagahamadi Barrage Physical Model
Abdel Azim M. Ali, Abdedl Azim M. Negm, Mohamed H. El Gamal, Mohamed F. Helwa, and Mohamed B. Saad
(Egypt)

Session 7: Convective Heat Transfer

○ Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
○ Place: Room A

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Essam E. Khalil
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Al-Adawi S. El-Metwaly

ICFDP9-EG-242
► Thermal Emission Reduction of Heavy Equipment Power Plant
Khaled M. S. Eldalil
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-247
► Mixed Convection Heat Transfer from a Short Vertical Cylinder Placed in a Crossflow
E. A. Elkady, Y. Rihan, and S. El-kholy
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-262
► Heat Balance Integral Method Applied to Ablation Problems with Mushy Zones
Waleed M. Abdel Fatah, M. M. Helal, and Said G. Ahmed
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-226
► Numerical Simulations of Forced Convective Heat Transfer of Nanofluids in Circular Tubes with Uniform Heat Flux
R. Lotfi, and S. Sattari
(Iran)

ICFDP9-EG-270
► Assessment of Mathematical Modeling of Heat Transfer and Air Flow Patterns inside an Air-Conditioned Movie Theatre
Essam E. Khalil, Gamal Rl-Hariry, and Waleed Abdel-Samee
(Egypt)

Session 8: Air Ventilation

○ Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
○ Place: Room B

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Mohamed R. Shaalan
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Sadek Kassab

ICFDP9-EG-204
► District-Cooling Technology and Energy Saving
Mahmoud Fouad, Ghada El-Sawah, and Othman Hassan
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-205
► Smoke Management Systems in Artia Using Field Model
Mahmoud Fouad, Ghada El-Sawah, and El-Sayed Abdel Gelil
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-224
► Natural Ventilation for Tunnel Metro
Mofreh M. Nassief, Nabil M. Guirguis, and M. A. Hassan
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-246
► A CFD Study for the Ventilation Efficiencies of Different Ventilation Systems in Underground Garages
M. M. Abo Elazm, Ahmed F. Elsafty, A. A. El-Ahwani, and R. Hamouda
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-277
► Symbolic Calculation for Free Convection in a Circular Cavity with Constant Heat Flux
Kamyar Mansour
(Iran)

Keynote Speech:

○ Time: 1:30 PM – 2:15 PM

Turbomachinery Erosion and Performance Deterioration
Prof. Dr. Awatef Hamed; Conference Chairman

Session 9: Computational Fluid Dynamics

○ Time: 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
○ Place: Room C

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Amr Serag El-Din
Co-Chair:
Dr. Ahmed F. Abdel Gawad

ICFDP9-EG-209
► Turbulent Flow around Single Concentric Long Capsule in a Pipe
Mohamed F. Khalil, Sadek Z. Kassab, Ihab G. Adam, and Mohamed Samaha
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-210
► Turbulent Flow around Concentric Capsule Train in Hydraulic Capsule Pipeline (HCP)
Mohamed F. Khalil, Sadek Z. Kassab, Ihab G. Adam, and Mohamed Samaha
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-213
► Comparison of Performance of a Wind-Driven Ventilator under Laboratory and Field Conditions
Amr Serag-Eldin
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-278
► The Influence of Upstream Windbreak Fence on Airflow Characteristics over Two-Dimensional Hill
Ahmed A. Salman, Abdel-Salam Zoklot, and El-Shahat Mohmed
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-251
► Numerical Analysis of Pressure and Temperature Distribution within a Test Section of a Transonic Wind Tunnel
Mohammad J. Izadi, and Abedin Shokri
(Iran)

ICFDP9-EG-252
► CFD Drag Simulation of a Parachute in a Side-by-Side Formation of Several Canopies
Mohammad J. Izadi, and Reza B. Razzaz
(Iran)

Session 10: Computational Fluid Dynamics

○ Time: 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
○ Place: Room A

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Awatef Hamed
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Ahmed Faiz Abed El Azim

ICFDP9-EG-234
► Computation of Unsteady Heat Transfer on the Casing of a Turbine Blade: Effect of Inlet Total Temperature Wake
Lamyaa El-Gabry, and Ali A. Ameri
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-258
► Study of Unguided Flow in a Chamber
Ashour Abdel Fattah
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-288
► Development of the Concept of Double Refrigerant and Air Cooled Steam Power Plant
Ahmed S. Hegazy
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-282
► Turbulence Model for the Boundary Layer Transition Using LRN Models
A. Rahbari
(Iran)

ICFDP9-EG-284
► Turbulent Separated-Reattached Flow around a Blunt Flat Plate
Kamyar Mansour, and Shirzad Hosseinverdi
(Iran)

ICFDP9-EG-291
► Stochastic Reliability Risk Assessment Approaches
Balaji Kannan, Krishnaraja Nellikunje, Ragupathy Kannusamy, Diaa Hosny, and Visalakshi Subramaniam
(India, USA)

Session 11: Multidisciplinary Design Optimization

○ Time: 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
○ Place: Room B

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Zeinab S. Safar
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Mohsen Abou-Elil

ICFDP9-EG-273
► Characteristics of Magnetized Turbulent Flow Journal Bearings Lubricated with Ferro Fluid
Zeinab S. Safar
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-236
► Flutter Behavior of Shape Memory Alloy Hybrid Composite Cylindrical Panels at Elevated Temperatures
Hesham H. Ibrahim, Hong Hee Yoo, and Kwan-Soo Lee
(Egypt, South Korea)

ICFDP9-EG-245
► Flutter Characteristics of Functionally Graded Material Panels Subject to Mechanical and Thermal Loads
Hesham H. Ibrahim, Hong Hee Yoo, and Kwan-Soo Lee
(Egypt, South Korea)

ICFDP9-EG-268
► Analysis of Laminated SRM Cylindrical Shells under Axial Thrust and Pressure Loads
Essam A. M. Elmogazy
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-227
► Investigations into the Performance of Diesel Engines Using Blends of Waste Vegetable Oils
M. Said, H. M. Shabana, S. A. Wilson, and A. H. E-Askary
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-219
► Effect of a Tuned Liquid Damper Screen Configuration on Structure Response
H. Morsy, M. Marivani, and M. S. Hamed
(Canada)

Session 12: Turbomachinery

○ Time: 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
○ Place: Room C

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Mohsen Abou-Ellail
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Nabil H. Mostafa

ICFDP9-EG-221
► Compressor Intercooling Using Water Injection
Mohamed Gaber Abdel Kareim
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-223
► CFD Analysis of a Tandem-Bladed Centrifugal Compressor and Comparison of the Performance and Flow Characteristics with Conventional Design
Ma Chao-Chen, S. N. Danish, and Yang Ce
((China)

ICFDP9-EG-235
► Centrifugal Compressor Impeller Optimization Using Genetic Algorithm
W. Wahba, A. Elnashar, and M. Abdelrahman
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-243
► Theoretical and Experimental Study of Centrifugal Compressor Impellers
A. Elnashar, Khaled M. S. Eldalil, A. Hashim, and M. M. Abdelrahman
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-249
► Optimal Performance of a Savonius Turbine Using an Obstacle Shielding the Returning Blade
M. H. Mohamed, G. Janiga, E. Pap, and D. Thévenin
(Germany)

Saturday 20-12-2008

Session 13: Propulsion, Jets and Wakes

○ Time: 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
○ Place: Room D

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Saad A. Ragab
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Medhat M. Serror

ICFDP9-EG-275
► A Numerical Study of the Effects of Circulation Control on the Wake of a Circular Wing
Saad A. Ragab, and Abdel-Halim Salem Said
(USA)

ICFDP9-EG-220
► Unsteady Vorticity Field in a Long Narrow Channel with Endwall Disturbances and Sidewall Injection
A. M. Hegab, and M. V. Nasr
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-253
► Effect of Inclined Wall Plan Jet Flow Issued in a Main Flow
Fauzy Sh. Abou-Taleb, and Ashour Abdel-Fattah
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-263
► Characteristics of Jet Issuing from Circular Cylinder in Cross-Air Stream
A. M. R. ElBaz, M. A. Nosier, and H. A. Abotaleb
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-269
► Numerical Study of Buoyancy-Opposed Wall Jet Flow
A. Abdel-Fattah
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-265
► Vorticity Generation and Acoustic Resonance of Simulation Solid Rocket Motor Chamber with Transient Sidewall Mass Injection
A. M. Hegab
(Egypt)

ession 14: Pipeline Networks

○ Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 AM
○ Place: Room D

Chair:
Prof. Dr. Medhat M. Serror
Co-Chair:
Prof. Dr. Saad A. Ragab

ICFDP9-EG-207
► Flow Characteristics of Settling Slurries
Kamal El-Nahhas
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-266
► Leak Detection Methods in Transmission Pipelines and Error Sources
Tahr M. El-Shiekh
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-271
► Prediction for the Mass Transfer and Oxygen Corrosion in Complex Pipelines
Mohamed A. Doheim, Hesham M. El-Batsh, and Ahmed F. Hassan
(Egypt)

ICFDP9-EG-290
► Gas Distribution Network Optimization by Genetic Algorithm
Berge Djebedjian, I. Shahin, and M. El-Naggar
(Egypt)