Papers in Refereed Journals
1- B. S. Yilbas, S. Z. Shuja, and M. O.
Budair,” Second law analysis of a swirling flow in a circular duct with
restriction”, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 42. pp. 4027-4041, 1999.
2- M.O.Budair, M.Mahmood, M.K.Abusaleh,"
Experiments on a flat square plate at high incidence and different Reynolds
numbers", AJSE, Vol. 15, pp. 553-564, 1990.
3- M.Budair," Some features of the wake of a finite circular cylinder at a low
subcritical Reynolds number", AJSE, Vol. 16, pp.397-408, 1991.
4- M.Budair, A. Ayoub, K. Karamcheti," Frequency measurements in a finite
cylinder wake at a subcritical Reynolds number", AIAA Journal, Vol.29, pp.
5- M. O. Budair, M. Najjar, K. Al-Qurashi, " Grade-point-average-Based scheme
for tracking academic students’ performance at King Fahd University of Petroleum
& Minerals", The European Journal of Engineering Education, Vol.17, pp. 95-103,
6- S. O. Daffuaa, M.O. Budair, "Optimal schedules for scale removal in heat
exchange equipment", Engineering Optimization, Vol. 21, pp. 165-174, 1993.
7- M. A. Z. Hasan, M. O. Budair,” Role of splitter plates in modifying cylinder
wake flows”, AIAA Journal, Vol. 32, pp.1992-1998, 1994.
8- M. Sultan Khan, S. M. Zubair, M. O. Budair, A. K. Sheikh, and A. Quddus, “
Fouling resistance model for prediction of CaCo3 scaling in AISI 316 tubes”,
Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 32, pp. 73-79, 1996.
9- M. A. L. El-Shaarawi, M. O. Budair, M. S. A. Al-Qahtani,” Turning moment of
rotating inner cylinder in the entry region of concentric annuli”, JSME
International Journal, Series B, Vol. 40, No.1, pp.67-74, 1997.
10- M. O. Budair, M. S. Khan, S. M. Zubair, A. K. Sheikh, A. Quddus, “ CaCO3
scaling in AISI 316 stainless steel tubes – effect of thermal and hydraulic
parameters on the induction time and growth rate ”, Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol.
34, pp. 163-170, 1998.
11- N. Ahmed, B. S. Yilbas, M. O. Budair,” Computational study into the flow
field developed around a cascade of NACA 0012 airfoils”, Computer Methods in
Applied Mechanics and Engineering, Vol. 167, pp. 17-32, 1998.
12- S.Z.Shuja, B.S. Yilbas and M. O. Budair, “ Modeling of laser heating of
solid substance including assisting gas impingement”, Numerical Heat Transfer,
An International Journal of Computation and Methodology, Part A, Vol. 33, pp.
13- M. O. Budair, “ Entropy analysis of unsteady flow on flat plate”, Int. J.
Energy Res., Vol. 25, pp. 519-524, 2001.
14- M. O. Budair, “ Investigation into some aspects of fluid flow and thermal
analysis in annuli”, Int. J. Energy Res., Vol. 25, pp. 525-535, 2001.
Z. Shuja, B. S. Yilbas and M. O. Budair, “ Local entropy generation in an
impinging jet: Minimum entropy concept evaluating various turbulence models”,
Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering , Vol. 190, No. 28, pp.
16- S. Z. Shuja, B. S. Yilbas and M. O. Budair, “ Laser pulse
heating of steel surfaces including impinging gas effect and variable
properties”, Int. J. Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow, Vol. 12(2), pp.
17- M. Mahmood, K. Srinivas, and M. O. Budair, “Computational of
Flow past a Low-rise Building” Computational Fluid Dynamics Journal, Vol. 9,
18- B. S. Yilbas, S. Z. Shuja and M. O.
Budair, "Jet impingement onto a conical hole in relation to laser
machining", Journal of Materials Processing Technology, Volumes 155-156,
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