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  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. 2163-2168, 1991.

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, 1992.

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. 315-339, 1998.

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.

15- S. 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. 3623-3644, 2001.

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. 195-219, 2002.

17- M. Mahmood, K. Srinivas, and M. O. Budair, “Computational of Flow past a Low-rise Building” Computational Fluid Dynamics Journal, Vol. 9, 2001 (pp367-372).

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, 30 November 2004, Pages 2039-2044. (Download PDF)



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