Department of Ocean, Aeronautics & Automotive Engineering

Research Output 1993 2018

2018
Turbines
Internal combustion engines
Flow fields
Flow interactions
Intake systems

An innovative configuration for new marine current turbine

Hassanzadeh, R., Yaakob, O. B., Taheri, M. M., Hosseinzadeh, M. & Ahmed, Y. M. 1 May 2018 In : Renewable Energy. 120, p. 413-422 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ocean currents
Mesh generation
Turbulence models
Wind turbines
Navier Stokes equations

Passenger transportation sector gasoline consumption due to friction in Southeast Asian countries

Chong, W. W. F., Ng, J. H., Rajoo, S. & Chong, C. T. 15 Feb 2018 In : Energy Conversion and Management. 158, p. 346-358 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Automobile manufacture
Motor transportation
Tribology
Emission control
Energy management
2017

Aerodynamics of harmonically oscillating aerofoil at low Reynolds number

Rahman, A. H. A., Mohd, N. A. R. N., Lazim, T. M. & Mansor, S. 1 Jan 2017 In : Journal of Aerospace Technology and Management. 9, 1, p. 83-90 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Angle of attack
Turbulence models
Airfoils
Aerodynamics
Vortex flow

Analytical investigation of a thermal-supercharged internal combustion engine compounded with organic Rankine cycle for waste heat recovery

Jiménez-Arreola, M., Dal Magro, F., Romagnoli, A., Chiong, M. S., Rajoo, S. & Martinez-Botas, R. F. 2017 Coal, Biomass and Alternative Fuels; Cycle Innovations; Electric Power; Industrial and Cogeneration Applications; Organic Rankine Cycle Power Systems. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Vol. 3

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Rankine cycle
Internal combustion engines
Hot Temperature
Engines
Waste heat
circular tubes
convective heat transfer
laminar flow
Laminar flow
Partial differential equations

A parametric study: The impact of components sizing on range extended electric vehicle's driving range

Xian, T. F., Soon, C. M., Rajoo, S. & Romagnoli, A. 9 Jan 2017 2016 Asian Conference on Energy, Power and Transportation Electrification, ACEPT 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7811511

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

electric vehicle
Electric vehicles
driver
anxiety
energy
2 Citations

A review of Battery Electric Vehicle technology and readiness levels

Mahmoudzadeh Andwari, A., Pesiridis, A., Rajoo, S., Martinez-Botas, R. & Esfahanian, V. 1 Oct 2017 In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 78, p. 414-430 17 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Battery electric vehicles
Oils
Decarbonization
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases

A review of heat transfer in turbochargers

Romagnoli, A., Manivannan, A., Rajoo, S., Chiong, M. S., Feneley, A., Pesiridis, A. & Martinez-Botas, R. F. 2017 In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 79, p. 1442-1460 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Heat transfer
Engines
Thermodynamics
Air
Powertrains
1 Citations

A study of the tribological impact of biodiesel dilution on engine lubricant properties

Hamdan, S. H., Chong, W. W. F., Ng, J. H., Chong, C. T. & Rajoo, S. 23 Jan 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Process Safety and Environmental Protection.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biofuels
Dilution
Lubricants
Engines
Biodiesel

Carbonization cbn550 effect on tensile properties of composite for marine structure application

Yaacob, N., Asmawi, A. M., Saat, A., Fuad, A. F. A., Ahmad, M. Z. & Radzi, A. A. 2017 In : ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 12, 4, p. 1319-1323 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Ocean structures
Carbonization
Tensile properties
Composite materials
Waxes
1 Citations

CO2-argon-steam oxy-fuel (CARSOXY) combustion for CCS inert gas atmospheres in gas turbines

Al-Doboon, A., Gutesa, M., Valera-Medina, A., Syred, N., Ng, J. H. & Chong, C. T. 25 Jul 2017 In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 122, p. 350-358 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Carbon capture
Inert gases
Gas turbines
Argon
Steam

Co-combustion modeling of rice husk and plastic bag as energy source in Indonesia

Anshar, M., Ani, F. N. & Kader, S. 1 May 2017 In : ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 12, 10, p. 3105-3111 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Furnaces
Plastics
Temperature
Flue gases
Boilers
Delamination
Torsional stress
Cracks
Fracture energy
Laminated composites

Combustion and emission characteristics of coconut-based biodiesel in a liquid fuel burner

Malik, M. S. A., Mohamad Shaiful, A. I., Mohd Ismail, M. S., Mohd Jaafar, M. N. & Sahar, A. M. 2017 In : Energies. 10, 4, 458

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Liquid fuels
Diesel fuels
Biodiesel
Fuel burners
Esters
Antiknock rating
Engines
Neural networks
Engine cylinders
Electric sparks

Comparative mechanical properties study of resin infusion versus hand laminating for the construction of 12-ft fishing boat

Yaacob, A., Mokri, K. N., Puteri Zarina, M. K., Mun'aim, M. A., Idrus, M., Zakaria, Z. A. & Koto, J. 1 Mar 2017 In : ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 12, 6, p. 1954-1960 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Laminating
Boats
Resins
Mechanical properties
Tensile strength

Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) analysis and numerical aerodynamic investigations of automotive disc brake rotor

Belhocine, A. & Wan Omar, W. Z. 20 May 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Australian Journal of Mechanical Engineering. p. 1-18 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Brakes
Dynamic analysis
Aerodynamics
Computational fluid dynamics
Rotors
Brakes
Dynamic analysis
Aerodynamics
Computational fluid dynamics
Rotors

Conversion of waste shipping oil into diesel-like oil via microwave-assisted pyrolysis

Wan Mahari, W. A., Zainuddin, N. F., Chong, C. T., Lee, C. L., Lam, W. H., Poh, S. C. & Lam, S. S. 1 Dec 2017 In : Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering. 5, 6, p. 5836-5842 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

shipping
pyrolysis
diesel
oil
microwave

Co-pyrolysis of rice straw with high density polyethylene bag

Anshar, M., Ani, F. N. & Kader, A. S. 1 Jul 2017 In : Chiang Mai Journal of Science. 44, 3, p. 977-987 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

bags
rice
pyrolysis
polyethylenes
Straw
Delamination
Torsional stress
Cracks
Fracture energy
Internal combustion engines
Computational fluid dynamics
Engines
Computer simulation
Air

Double anti-roll bar hardware-in-loop experiment for active anti-roll control system

Muniandy, V., Mohd Samin, P., Jamaluddin, H., Abdul Rahman, R. & Abu Bakar, S. A. 2017 In : Journal of Vibroengineering. 19, 4, p. 2886-2909 24 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hardware
Control systems
Controllers
Experiments
Tuning
2 Citations

Dynamics properties of a Go-kart chassis structure and its prediction improvement using model updating approach

Abdullah, N. A. Z., Sani, M. S. M., Husain, N. A., Rahman, M. M. & Zaman, I. 2017 In : International Journal of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering. 14, 1, p. 3887-3897 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Chassis
Modal analysis
Finite element method
Structural dynamics
Dynamic response

Effect of different automobile cabin geometry to acoustic cavity mode analysis

Wong, A. A., Abu, A., Mansor, S., Rudin, N. F. M. N., Johar, A. H. & Yatim, N. H. M. 1 May 2017 In : Advanced Science Letters. 23, 5, p. 3824-3828 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

automobile
cavity
acoustics
geometry
effect

Effect of various alcohols and reaction time on the properties of hydroxyl terminated natural rubber synthesized via oxidative degradation

Baharulrazi, N., Man, S. H. C., Mohamad, Z., Nor, H. M. & Ali, W. K. W. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 583-588 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Rubber
Alcohols
Degradation
Hydroxyl Radical
Liquids
Fluid dynamics
Combustors
Gas emissions
Computational fluid dynamics
Computer simulation

Effect of wing form on the hydrodynamic characteristics and dynamic stability of an underwater glider

Javaid, M. Y., Ovinis, M., Hashim, F. B. M., Maimun, A., Ahmed, Y. M. & Ullah, B. 1 Jul 2017 In : International Journal of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering. 9, 4, p. 382-389 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Gliders
Hydrodynamics
Angular velocity
Drag
Computational fluid dynamics

Effects of asymmetric intake valve lift configuration towards in-cylinder air flow behavior

Sabrudin, M. A. S., Said, M. F. M. & Latiff, Z. A. 1 Apr 2017 In : ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 12, 7, p. 2380-2384 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Intake valves
Engine cylinders
Air
Combustion chambers
Engines

Effects of duct burner on bottoming cycle in a combined cycle power plant

Ganjehkaviri, A., Yusof, M. & Mohd Jaafar, M. N. 1 Jan 2017 In : Jurnal Teknologi. 79, 7-3, p. 27-32 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Combined cycle power plants
Fuel burners
Ducts
Steam generators
Gas turbines

Effects of helicopter horizontal tail configurations on aerodynamic drag characteristics

Ishak, I. S. & Mougamadou Zabaroulla, M. F. 1 Jan 2017 In : Jurnal Teknologi. 79, 7-4, p. 67-72 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Aerodynamic drag
Helicopters
Wind tunnels
Angle of attack
Aerodynamics

Effects of synthetic jet actuator (SJA) on flow topology of blunt-edged UTM VFE-2 wing model

Mat, S., Abdullah, M. F., Dahalan, M. N., Said, M., Abdul-Latif, A., Mansor, S. & Lazim, T. M. 2017 AIAA SciTech Forum - 55th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc., AIAA 2017-0326

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Actuators
Topology
Vortex flow
Flow control
Aerodynamics

Electrical energy potential of corn cob as alternative energy source for power plant in Indonesia

Anshar, M., Ani, F. N., Kader, A. S. & Makhrani 1 May 2017 In : Advanced Science Letters. 23, 5, p. 4184-4187 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

alternative energy
potential energy
power plant
rice
maize

Evaluation between Engine Stop/Start and Cylinder Deactivation Technologies under Southeast Asia Urban Driving Condition

Abas, M. A., Zainal Abidin, S. F., Rajoo, S., Martinez-Botas, R. & Ismail, M. I. 28 Mar 2017 In : SAE Technical Papers. 2017-March, March

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Engine cylinders
Engines
Fuel consumption
Fuel economy
Switches

Exact Graetz problem solution by using hypergeometric function

Belhocine, A. & Omar, W. Z. W. 1 Jun 2017 In : International Journal of Heat and Technology. 35, 2, p. 347-353 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

hypergeometric functions
MATLAB
Partial differential equations
Differential equations
Boundary conditions
2 Citations
brakes
sands
friction
Brakes
Sand

Experimental Work on the Characterization of the Hysteresis Behavior of the Vaned and Vaneless Mixed-Flow Turbocharger Turbine

Padzillah, M. H., Yang, M., Rajoo, S. & Martinez-Botas, R. F. 1 Oct 2017 In : Journal of Energy Engineering. 143, 5, 04017043

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hysteresis
Turbines
hysteresis
turbine
Steady flow
4 Citations

Flame structure, spectroscopy and emissions quantification of rapeseed biodiesel under model gas turbine conditions

Chong, C. T. & Hochgreb, S. 1 Jan 2017 In : Applied Energy. 185, p. 1383-1392 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Biodiesel
Gas turbines
Esters
Spectroscopy
Soot
Vortex flow
Controllers
MATLAB
Transfer functions
Pipe
3 Citations

Genetic algorithm for optimization of energy systems: Solution uniqueness, accuracy, Pareto convergence and dimension reduction

Ganjehkaviri, A., Mohd Jaafar, M. N., Hosseini, S. E. & Barzegaravval, H. 15 Jan 2017 In : Energy. 119, p. S125-S127

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Genetic algorithms
Multiobjective optimization
Polyesters
Impact resistance
Bamboo
Concretes
Fibers

Implementation of active control on flexibly mounted pipe exposed to vortex induced vibration using rotating rod

Shaharuddin, N. M. R. & Mat Darus, I. Z. 20 Nov 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Meccanica. p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

control rods
active control
rods
vortices
vibration

Improvement study of the reflectivity for hollow pyramidal shape absorbers

Abdullah, H., Sharif, J. M., Taib, M. N., Zanal, A., Baharudin, R., Noordin, I. R. M., Jalil, S. Z. A. & Ali, W. K. W. 25 Sep 2017 ISIEA 2014 - 2014 IEEE Symposium on Industrial Electronics and Applications. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 81-85 5 p. 8049876

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Absorber
Reflectivity
Microwaves
Absorption
Microwave

Investigation of wedge water-entry under symmetric impact loads by experimental tests

Nikfarjam, M., Yaakob, O. B., Seif, M. S. & Koto, J. 2017 In : Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures. 14, 5, p. 861-873 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Water
Pressure distribution
Water levels
Surface waves
Hydrodynamics

Investigation on the dynamic stability of an underwater glider using CFD simulation

Javaid, M. Y., Ovinis, M., Hashim, F. B. M., Maimun, A., Ali, S. S. A. & Ahmed, S. A. 6 Apr 2017 USYS 2016 - 2016 IEEE 6th International Conference on Underwater System Technology: Theory and Applications. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 230-235 6 p. 7893903

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

computational fluid dynamics
simulation
test
Gliders
Computational fluid dynamics
1 Citations

Kajian prestasi penggunaan bahan api envo-diesel dalam sistem pembakaran

Jaafar, M. N. M., Rahim, M. R. & Salleh, M. N. M. 1 Mar 2017 In : Jurnal Teknologi. 79, 3, p. 39-44 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Palm oil
Carbon monoxide
Nitric oxide
Oil burners
Fuel burners

Kesan pembakaran pada keadaan nisbah kesetaraan ɸ=0.8333 menggunakan dwi pemusar aliran jejarian

Rahim, M. R. & Mohd Jaafar, M. N. 1 Feb 2017 In : Jurnal Teknologi. 79, 2, p. 147-154 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

1 Citations

Kesan sudut pusaran terhadap pembentukan emisi menggunakan dwi pemusar udara aliran jejarian

Rahim, M. R. & Mohd Jaafar, M. N. 1 Feb 2017 In : Jurnal Teknologi. 79, 2, p. 137-146 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Laboratory tests on heat treatment of ballast water using engine waste heat

Balaji, R., Lee Siang, H., Yaakob, O., Koh, K. K., Adnan, F. A. B., Ismail, N. B., Ahmad, B. B., Ismail, M. A. B. & Wan Nik, W. B. 9 May 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Environmental Technology (United Kingdom). p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Waste heat
Heat treatment
Pumps
Engines
Water