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1.       Akhtar, S.S., Arif, Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S., Finite Element Simulation of the Effect of Al-6063 Billet Quality on the Extrusion Die Performance (ilt-09-2010-0072), Industrial Lubrication and Tribology, 2011, (Accepted).

2.       Al-Muslim, H.M. and Arif, A.F.M., Investigation and Validation of FEA Material Modeling for Integrity Assessment of Indented Pipe Under Static and Cyclic Loading, Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, Transactions of the ASME, 2012, (Accepted).

3.       Siddiqui, M. Usama, Arif, A.F.M., Bilton, A., Dubowsky, S., and El-Shafei, M., An Improved Electric Circuit Model for Photovoltaic modules based on Sensitivity Analysis, Solar Energy, 90 , pp. 29-42, 2013.

4.       Pashah, S., Arif, A.F.M., Zubair, S.M., Efficiency of longitudinal composite fins with thermal interface studied through plane thermal nondimensional finite element, Heat Transfer Engineering. 34(7), pp. 629-641, 2013.

5.       Zubair, Syed M., Mustafa,  M.T., Arif, A.F.M., Thermal Analysis of Orthotropic Pin Fins with Contact Resistance: A Closed-Form Analytical Solution, Heat Transfer Engineering, 34(4), pp. 349-360, 2013.

6.       Arif, A.F.M., Zubair, S.M., Pashah, S., Thermal-Structural Performance of Orthotropic Pin Fin in Electronics Cooling Applications, Journal of Electronic Packaging, Transactions of the ASME, 134(4), art. no. 041005, 2012.

7.       Arif, A.F.M.,  Al-Nassar, Y.N., Al-Qahtani, H., Khan, S.M.A., Anis, M., Eleiche, A.M., Inam, M., Al-Nasri, N.I. and Al-Muslim, H.M. Optimization of Pipe Repair Sleeve Design, Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, Transactions of the ASME 134 (5) , art. no. 51702, 2012.

8.       Siddiqui, M. Usama, Arif, A.F.M., Kelley, Leah, Dubowsky, Steven, Three-dimensional thermal modeling of a photovoltaic module under varying conditions, Solar Energy, 86 (9), pp. 2620-2631, 2012.

9.       Arif, A.F.M., Al-Omari , A. S., and Al-Nassar ,Y. N., Development of residual stress during manufacturing of spiral welded pipes, Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 27 (7) , pp. 738-745, 2012.

10.    Khulief, Y.A., Al-Sulaiman, F.A., Arif, A., Ben-Mansour, R., Al-Qutub, A., Anis, M., Computational Tradeoff in Modal Characteristics of Complex Rotor Systems using FEM, Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 37 (6) , pp. 1653-1664, 2012.

11.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Abdul Aleem, B.J., Laser bending of AISI 304 steel sheets: Thermal stress analysis, Optics and Laser Technology, 44 (2) , pp. 303-309, 2012

12.    Mustafa, M.T., Zubair, S.M., Arif, A.F.M., Letter to the editor, Applied Thermal Engineering 37 , pp. 438-439, 2012.

13.    Al-Nassar , Y. N., Khurshid, H., Arif, A.F.M., The Effect of Clearance and Pre-Tension on the Performance of a Bolted-Joint Using 3D FEA, Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering 37 (3) , pp. 749-763, 2012.

14.    Pashah, S., Arif, A.F.M., Zubair, S.M., Mustafa, M.T., The effect of coating and interface resistance on thermal performance of variable thickness annular composite fins. Energy Conversion and Management, 54(1), pp. 152-161, 2012.

15.    Akhtar, S.S., Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S., Influence of multiple nitriding on the case hardening of H13 tool steel: experimental and numerical investigation, Int. Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 58 (1-4) , pp. 57-70, 2012.

16.    Li, L., Kecskemethy, A., Arif, A.F.M., Dubowsky, S., Optimized bands: A new design concept for concentrating solar parabolic mirrors, Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, Transactions of the ASME 133 (3), art. no. 031003, 2011.

17.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Karatas, C., Laser treatment of silicon at nitrogen ambient: Thermal stress analysis, Surface Engineering 27 (6), pp. 436-444, 2011.

18.    Bilton, A.M., Wiesman, R., Arif, A.F.M., Zubair, S.M., Dubowsky, S., On the feasibility of community-scale photovoltaic-powered reverse osmosis desalination systems for remote locations, Renewable Energy 36 (12), pp. 3246-3256, 2011.

19.    Al-Muslim, Husain M. and Arif, Abul Fazal M., Effect of Geometry, Material, and Pressure Variability on Strain and Stress Fields in Dented Pipelines Under Static and Cyclic Pressure Loading Using Probabilistic Analysis, J. Pressure Vessel Technol. 133 (4), 041402 (13 pages), August 2011. doi:10.1115/1.4002860

20.    Mustafa, M.T., Zubair, S.M., Arif, A.F.M., Thermal analysis of orthotropic annular fins with contact resistance: A closed-form analytical solution, Applied Thermal Engineering 31 (5), pp. 937-945, 2011.

21.    Arif, A.F.M., Al-Omari, A.S., Yilbas, B.S., Al-Nassar, Y.N., Thermal Stress Analysis of Spiral Laser-Welded Tube, Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 211 (4), pp. 675–687, 2011.

22.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Laser Cutting of Steel and Thermal Stress Development, Optics and Laser Technology 43 (4), pp. 830-837, 2011

23.    Yilbas, B.S., Karatas, C., Arif, A.F.M., Abdul Aleem, B.J., Laser control melting of alumina surfaces and thermal stress analysis, Optics and Laser Technology 43 (4), pp. 858-865, 2011.

24.    Pashah, S., Arif, A.F.M., Zubair, S.M., Study of orthotropic pin fin performance through axisymmetric thermal non-dimensional finite element, Applied Thermal Engineering, 31 (2-3), pp. 376-384, 2011.

25.    Sheikh, A.K., Younas, M., Arif, A.F.M., Gasem, Z., Reliability and Performance Evaluation of Extrusion Dies, Int. J. Reliability and Safety, 5 (1), pp. 21-43, 2011

26.    Arif, A.F.M., Akhtar, S.S., Yilbas, B.S., Effect of process variables on gas nitriding of H13 tool steel with controlled nitriding potential, International Journal of Surface Science and Engineering, 4 (4/5/6), pp. 396 – 415, 2010

27.    Yilbas, B., Arif, A.F.M., Karatas, C., Aleem, B.J.A., Tabet, N., Laser gas-assisted nitriding of steel: Residual stress analysis , Industrial Lubrication and Tribology, 62 (4), pp. 214-223, 2010.

28.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Karatas, C., Akhtar, S., Aleem, B.J.A., Laser nitriding of tool steel: Thermal stress analysis, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 49 (9-12), pp. 1009-1018, 2010.

29.    Akhtar, S.S., Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S. , Evaluation of gas nitriding process with in-process variation of nitriding potential for AISI H13 tool steel , International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 47 (5-8), pp. 687-698, 2010.

30.    Akhtar, S.S., Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S., Sheikh, A.K., Influence of surface preparation on the kinetics of controlled gas-nitrided AISI H13 steels used in extrusion dies , Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 19 (3), pp. 347-355, 2010.

31.    Akhtar, S.S., Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S. , Nitriding of aluminum extrusion die: Effect of die geometry , Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 19 (3), pp. 401-412, 2010.

32.    Azad, H., Mustafa, M.T., Arif, A.F.M., Analytic solutions of initial-boundary-value problems of transient conduction using symmetries , Applied Mathematics and Computation, 215 (12), pp. 4132-4140, 2010.

33.    Zubair, S.M., Arif, A.F.M., Sharqawy, M.H., Thermal analysis and optimization of orthotropic pin fins: A closed-form analytical solution , Journal of Heat Transfer, 132 (3), pp. 1-8, 2010.

34.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Abdul Aleem, B.J. , Laser welding of low carbon steel and thermal stress analysis , Optics and Laser Technology, 42 (5), pp. 760-768, 2010.

35.    Akhtar, S.S., Arif, A.F.M. , Fatigue failure of extrusion dies: Effect of process parameters and design features on die life , Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention, 10 (1), pp. 38-49, 2010.

36.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Abdul Aleem, B.J. , Laser cutting of rectangular blanks in thick sheet steel: Effect of cutting speed on thermal stresses , Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 19 (2), pp. 177-184, 2010.

37.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Abdul Aleem, B.J. , Laser cutting of sharp edge: Thermal stress analysis , Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 48 (1), pp. 10-19, 2010.

38.    Akhtar, S.S., Arif, A.F.M., Sheikh, A.K. , Influence of billet quality on hot extrusion die life and its relationship with process parameters , Advanced Materials Research, 83-86, pp. 866-873, 2010.

39.    Arif, A.F.M., On the modeling of laser as a moving distributed volumetric heat source for laser cutting simulation, Advanced Materials Research, 83-86, pp. 858-865, 2010.

40.    Akhtar, S.S., Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S. , Performance of Al-6063 primary and secondary billets used in hot aluminum extrusion , Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Transactions of the ASME, 131 (5), pp. 0545021-0545027, 2009.

41.    Arif, A.F.M., Effect of input variability on the quality of laser shock processing , Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 23 (10), pp. 2603-2611, 2009.

42.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M. , Improved formulation of electron kinetic theory approach for laser shortpulse heating: Thermal stress consideration , Current Applied Physics, 9 (6), pp. 1423-1433, 2009.

43.    Arif, A.F.M., Akhtar, S.S., Sheikh, A.K. , Effect of Al-6063 billet quality on the service life of hot extrusion die: Metallurgical and statistical investigation , Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention, 9 (3), pp. 253-261, 2009.

44.    Arif, A.F.M., Modelling of Laser Hole Cutting: Effect of Hole Diameter on Thermal Stresses , Lasers in Engineering, 19 (1-2), pp. 121-137, 2009.

45.    Yilbas, B.S., Karatas, C., Arif, A.F.M., Abdul Aleem, B.J. , Laser gas assisted nitriding of alumina surfaces , Surface Engineering, 25 (3), pp. 235-240, 2009.

46.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Aleem, B.J.A. , Laser cutting of holes in thick sheet metals: Development of stress field , Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 47 (9), pp. 909-916, 2009.

47.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Abdul Aleen, B.J., Laser cutting of large-aspect-ratio rectangular blanks in thick sheet metal: Thermal stress analysis, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, 223 (1), pp. 63-71, 2009.

48.    Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S., Aleem, B.J.A. , Laser cutting of thick sheet metals: Residual stress analysis , Optics and Laser Technology, 41 (3), pp. 224-232, 2009.

49.   Arif, A.F.M., Effect of extrusion die profile on the uniformity of Nitrided layers , Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 24 (6), pp. 619-625, 2009.

50.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Karatas, C., Laser gas assisted nitriding of Ti-6Al-4v alloy and residual stress analysis, Surface Engineering, 25 (3), pp. 228-234, 2009.

51.    Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S. , Laser melting of HVOF coating: Effect of base material on residual stress formation , Surface Engineering, 25 (3), pp. 249-256, 2009.

52.    Yilbas, B.S., Mansoor, S.B., Arif, A.F.M., Laser shock processing: Modeling of evaporation and pressure field developed in the laser-produced cavity , International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 42 (3-4), pp. 250-262, 2009.

53.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Karatas, C., Raza, K., Laser treatment of aluminum surface: Analysis of thermal stress field in the irradiated region , Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 209 (1), pp. 77-88, 2009.

54.    Younas, M., Sheikh, A.K., Arif, A.F.M., Impact of repeated nitriding cycles on extrusion die life - Some statistical and metallurgical observations , Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention, 8 (5), pp. 461-468, 2008.

55.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Modelling of residual stresses during laser cutting of small-diameter holes , Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, 222 (12), pp. 1577-1587, 2008.

56.    Qamar, S.Z., Sheikh, A.K., Arif, A.F.M., A CVN-KIC correlation for H13 tool steels , International Journal of Materials and Product Technology, 33 (4), pp. 421-432, 2008.

57.    Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S., Laser treatment of HVOF coating: Modeling and measurement of residual stress in coating , Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 17 (5), pp. 644-650, 2008.

58.    Qamar, S.Z., Sheikh, A.K., Arif, A.F.M., Younas, M., Pervez, T., Monte Carlo simulation of extrusion die life , Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 202 (1-3), pp. 96-106, 2008.

59.    Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S. , Thermal stress developed during the laser cutting process: Consideration of different materials , International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 37 (7-8), pp. 698-704, 2008.

60.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Residual stress analysis for HVOF diamalloy 1005 coating on Ti-6Al-4V alloy , Surface and Coatings Technology, 202 (3), pp. 559-568, 2007.

61.    Qamar, S.Z., Pervez, T., Siddiqui, R.A., Sheikh, A.K., Arif, A.F.M., Sensitivity Analysis in Life Prediction of Extrusion Dies, Journal of Achievements in Materials and Manufacturing Engineering, 25 (1), pp. 49-54, November 2007.

62.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Laser shock processing of aluminium: Model and experimental study , Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 40 (21), pp. 6740-6747, 2007.

63.    Qamar, Z., Sheikh, A.K., Arif, A.F.M., Pervez, T. , Defining shape complexity of extrusion dies - A reliabilistic view , Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 22 (7), pp. 804-810, 2007.

64.    Qamar, S.Z., Pervez, T., Arif, A.F.M., Sheikh, A.K., Effect of process parameters on metal flow and dead metal zone in extrusion, Archives of Materials Science, 28 (1-4), pp. 118-123, 2007.

65.    Qamar, S.Z., Sheikh, A.K., Arif, A.F.M., Pervez, T., Siddiqui, R.A., Heat Treatment of a Hot-work Die Steel, Archives of Materials Science and Engineering, 28 (8), pp. 503-508, August 2007.

66.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Karatas, C., Ahsan, M. , Cemented carbide cutting tool: Laser processing and thermal stress analysis , Applied Surface Science, 253 (12), pp. 5544-5552, 2007.

67.    Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S. , Three-point bend testing of HVOF Inconel 625 coating: FEM simulation and experimental investigation , Surface and Coatings Technology, 201 (3-4), pp. 1873-1879, 2006.

68.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Laser short pulse heating: Influence of pulse intensity on temperature and stress fields , Applied Surface Science, 252 (24), pp. 8428-8437, 2006.

69.    Qamar, S.Z., Sheikh, A.K., Arif, A.F.M., Pervez, T. , Regression-based CVN-KIC Models for hot work tool steels , Materials Science and Engineering A, 430 (1-2), pp. 208-215, 2006.

70.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Gondal, M.A. , Plastic deformation of steel surface due to laser shock processing , Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, 220 (6), pp. 857-867, 2006.

71.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Gondal, M.A. , HVOF coating and laser treatment: Three-point bending tests , Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 164-165, pp. 954-957, 2005.

72.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Laser short-pulse heating with time-varying intensity and thermal stress development in the lattice subsystem , Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 219 (1), pp. 73-82, 2005.

73.    Qamar, S.Z., Arif, A.F.M., Sheikh, A.K., Analysis of product defects in a typical aluminum extrusion facility , Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 19 (3), pp. 391-405, 2004.

74.    Sheikh, A.K., Arif, A.F.M., Qamar, S.Z., A probabilistic study of failures of solid and hollow dies in hot aluminum extrusion , Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 155-156 (1-3), pp. 1740-1748,

75.    Qamar, S.Z., Arif, A.F.M., Sheikh, A.K., A new definition of shape complexity for metal extrusion , Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 155-156 (1-3), pp. 1734-1739, 2004.

76.    Khan, O.U., Jamal, A., Arshed, G.M., Arif, A.F.M., Zubair, S.M., Thermal analysis of a cold rolling process - A numerical approach , Numerical Heat Transfer; Part A: Applications, 46 (6), pp. 613-632, 2004.

77.    Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S., Laser short pulse heating of copper: Thermo-elasto-plastic analysis , Journal of Laser Applications, 16 (2), pp. 111-120, 2004.

78.    Yilbas, B.S., Gondal, M.A., Arif, A.M.F., Shuja, S.Z., Laser shock processing of Ti-6Al-4V alloy , Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture, 218 (5), pp. 473-482, 2004.

79.    Arif, A.F.M., Khan, O., Zubair, S.M., Prediction of roll temperature with a non-uniform heat flux at tool and workplace interface , Heat and Mass Transfer/Waerme- und Stoffuebertragung, 41 (1), pp. 75-94, 2004.

80.    Arif, A.F.M., Khan, O., Sheikh, A.K., Roll deformation and stress distribution under thermo-mechanical loading in cold rolling , Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 147 (2), pp. 255-267, 2004.

81.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Shuja, S.Z., Gondal, M.A., Shirokof, J. , Investigation Into Laser Shock Processing , Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 13 (1), pp. 47-54, 2004.

82.    Merah, N., Al-Zayer, A., Shuaib, A., Arif, A., Finite element evaluation of clearance effect on tube-to-tubesheet joint strength , International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 80 (12), pp. 879-885, 2003.

83.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Laser shortpulse heating of a gold-chromium-gold multilayer assembly , Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 217 (7), pp. 797-810, 2003.

84.    Yilbas, B.S., Shuja, S.Z., Arif, A., Gondal, M.A. , Laser-shock processing of steel , Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 135 (1), pp. 6-17, 2003.

85.    Arif, A.F.M., Sheikh, A.K., Qamar, S.Z. , A study of die failure mechanisms in aluminum extrusion , Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 134 (3), pp. 318-328, 2003.

86.    Arif, A.F.M., On the use of non-linear finite element analysis in deformation evaluation and development of design charts for extrusion processes , Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, 39 (10), pp. 1007-1020, 2003.

87.    Arif, A.F.M., Numerical prediction of plastic deformation and residual stresses induced by laser shock processing , Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 136 (1-3), pp. 120-138, 2003.

88.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Temperature and stress fields in silver due to laser picosecond heating pulse , Numerical Heat Transfer; Part A: Applications, 42 (6), pp. 623-646, 2002.

89.    Yilbas, B.S., Faisal, M., Shuja, S.Z., Arif, A.F.M., Laser pulse heating of steel surface and flexural wave analysis , Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 37 (1), pp. 63-83, 2002.

90.    Shuja, S.Z., Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Investigation into thermoelastic displacement of surfaces subjected to gas assisted laser repetitive pulse heating , Surface Engineering, 18 (1), pp. 37-45, 2002.

91.    Shuja, S.Z., Arif, A.F.M., Yilbas, B.S. , Laser repetitive pulse heating of steel surface: A material response to thermal loading , Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Transactions of the ASME, 124 (3), pp. 595-604, 2002.

92.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Elastic displacement of surface due to laser picosecond pulse heating of gold , Optics and Lasers in Engineering, 37 (6), pp. 651-672, 2002.

93.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Shuja, S.Z. , Simulation of elastic displacement of surface during laser short pulse heating of gold , Optical and Quantum Electronics, 33 (12), pp. 1241-1258, 2001.

94.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Material response to thermal loading due to short pulse laser heating , International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 44 (20), pp. 3787-3798, 2001.

95.    Yilbas, B.S., Shuja, S.Z., Arif, A.F.M., Elastic displacement of the surface due to a laser heating pulse , Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 215 (10), pp. 1271-1282, 2001.

96.    Arif, A.F.M., Sheikh, A.K., Qamar, S.Z., Al-Fuhaid, K.M. , Variation of pressure with ram speed and die profile in hot extrusion of aluminum-6063 , Materials and Manufacturing Processes, 16 (5), pp. 701-716, 2001.

97.    Arif, A.F.M., Shuja, S.Z., Yilbas, B.S. , Gas-assisted laser single-pulse heating: Study of thermal stresses , Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 215 (3), pp. 291-306, 2001.

98.    Yilbas, B.S., Arif, A.F.M., Laser short pulse heating and elastic-plastic wave generation , Japanese Journal of Applied Physics, Part 1,  39 (10), pp. 5879-5888, 2000.

99.    Arif, A.F.M., Pervez, T., Pervez Mughal, M. , Performance of a finite element procedure for hyperelastic-viscoplastic large deformation problems , Finite elements in analysis and design, 34 (1), pp. 89-112, 2000.

100.Arif, Abul Fazal M.,  Zabaras, Nicholas, On the performance of two tangent operators for finite element analysis of large deformation inelastic problems,  International Journal for Numerical Methods in  Engineering,  35, pp. 369-389, 1992.

101.Zabaras, Nicholas, Arif, Abul Fazal Muhammad, A family of integration algorithms for constitutive equations in finite deformation elasto-viscoplasticity , International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 33 (1), pp. 59-84, 1992.

 

Conference Publications

1.      Osama Hasan, M.U. Siddiqui and Arif, A.F.M. Arif: “Finite Element Modeling and Analysis of Photovoltaic Modules (IMECE2012-89429)”, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2012, November 9-15, 2012, Houston, Texas, USA.

2.       Syed Sohail Akhtar and Abul Fazal M. Arif: “Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Extrusion Die Profiles for Uniform and Effective Case-Hardening Treatment (IMECE2012-87401)”, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2012, November 9-15, 2012, Houston, Texas, USA.

3.       A.F.M. Arif, A. Al-Omari, A.K. Sheikh, Y. Al-Nassar and M. Anis: “Estimation of Residual Stress in Spiral Welded Pipe - Regression And Numerical Model (IMECE2012-87703)”, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2012, November 9-15, 2012, Houston, Texas, USA.

4.       K.S. Al-Athel and A.F.M. Arif: “Effect of Carbon Nanotubes (CNT) on the Thermal Conductivity of Nanocomposites Using a New RVE Approach (Paper # 239)”, Proc. of 15th European Conference On Composite Materials ECCM15, June 24-28, 2012, Venice, Italy.

5.       S.S.Akhtar, A.F.M. Arif, and Z. Gasem: “Stress Field in the Top Coat of Thermal Barrier Coatings due to the Formation Of YVO4 – A Numerical Study (Paper # 209)”, Proc. of 26th International Conference on Surface Modification Technologies SMT26, , June 20-22, 2012, Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France.

6.       Sulaman Pashah, Abul Fazal M. Arif and Syed M. Zubair: “Non-Dimensional Finite Element Formulation for Thermal Problems (ESDA2012-82421)”, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 11th Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis ESDA2012, July 2-6, Nantes - France

7.       M.U. Siddiqui and A.F.M. Arif: “Effect of Changing Atmospheric and Operating Conditions on The Thermal Stresses in PV Modules (ESDA2012-82740)”, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 11th Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis ESDA2012, July 2-6, Nantes – France.

8.       Husain Mohammed Al-Muslim and A.F.M. Arif: “Integrity Assessment of Interaction of Dents With Residual Stresses of Welds Using Probabilistic Design Analysis (IPC2012-90194)”, Proceedings of the 9th International Pipeline Conference (IPC2012), September 24-28, 2012, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

9.       Li, L., Kecskemethy, A, Arif, A. F. M. and Dubowsky, S., A Novel Approach for Designing Parabolic Mirrors using Optimized Compliant Bands, Paper # DETC2011-47096, Proceedings of the ASME 2011 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference IDETC/CIE 2011 August 28-31, 2011, Washington, DC, USA.

10.    A.F.M. Arif, Y.N. Al-Nassar, H. Al-Qahtani, S.M.A. Khan, M. Anis, A. Eleiche, M. Inam, N.I. Al-Nasri, H.M. Al-Muslim: “Optimization of pipe repair sleeve design” Paper # PVP2011-57123, Proceedings of ASME 2011 Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, July 17-21, 2011, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

11.    Sulaman Pashah and Abul Fazal M. Arif: “Thermo-Mechanical Fatigue Life Prediction of Orthotropic Composite Pin Fin Heat Sinks for Electronic Packaging” Paper # InterPACK2011-52181, Proceedings of ASME IPACK2011, July 6-8, 2011, Portland, Oregon, USA.

12.    A.F.M. Arif, A.S. Al-Omari and Y. Al-Nassar: “Residual Stress Development during Submerged-Arc Welding of Spirally Welded Pipes: Experimental, Statistical and Numerical Study (MAN103)”, Proc. of International Conference on Applied Mechanics, Materials, and Manufacturing (ICAMMM-2010), December 13-15, 2010 at Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman.

13.    A.F.M. Arif, S.S. Akhtar, B.S. Yilbas  and A.K. Sheikh: “Effect of Billet Quality on Aluminum Extrusion Die life: Statistical, Microstructural and Numerical Investigation (MAN102)”, Proc. of International Conference on Applied Mechanics, Materials, and Manufacturing (ICAMMM-2010), December 13-15, 2010 at Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman.

14.    Husain Mohammed Al-Muslim and Abul Fazal M. Arif: “Integrity Assessment of Multiple Dents in Oil and Gas Pipelines using Probabilistic Design Analysis (IMECE2010-37803)”, Proc. of 2010 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE),  November 12-18, 2010, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

15.    A.F.M. Arif, S. Pashah, S.M. Zubair, M. Inam: “Thermal and Structural Response of Pin Fin for Different Interface Conditions (IMECE2010-39972)”, Proc. of 2010 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE),  November 12-18, 2010, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

16.    Husain Mohammed Al-Muslim and Abul Fazal M. Arif: “Effect of Geometry, Material And Pressure Variability on Strain And Stress Fields in Dented Pipelines Under Static and Cyclic Pressure Loading using Probability Design Analysis (IPC2010-31246)”, Proceedings of the 8th International Pipeline Conference (IPC2010), September 27-October 1, 2010, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

17.    Nesar Merah, Abul Fazal Arif, Abdel-Salam Eleiche, Abdel-Rahman Shuaib, Numan Abu-Dheir, Haitham M. S.Bahaidarah, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, Maria Yang, David Wallace, Warren Seering, Victor Tang, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States: “A Global Collaborative Effort to Enhance Design in a Mechanical Engineering Curriculum in Saudi Arabia (DETC2010-28784)”, Proc. of ASME 2010 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences (IDETC), August 15-18, 2010, Montréal, Canada.

18.    Abul Fazal M. Arif and Syed M. Zubair: “Thermal-Structural Performance of Orthotropic Pin Fin Applications” Paper # IPACK2009-89125, Proceedings of ASME IPACK2009, July 19-23, San Francisco, California, USA.

19.    B.S. Yilbas and A.F.M. Arif: “Laser Cutting of Sheet Metal and the Development of Thermal Stress”, Proc. of the Int. Conf. on Advances in Materials and Processing Technology (AMPT-2008), (held in Bahrain, 2-5 November 2008).

20.    A.F.M. Arif, S. Akhtar, and A. K. Sheikh: “Critical Die Failure Types for Hot Aluminum Extrusion”, Proc. of 4th International Conference and Exhibition on Design and Production of Dies and Molds, Paper DM-62, pp. 73-76, 2007. (held at Cesme, Turkey, 21-23 June, 2007).

21.    A.K. Sheikh and A.F.M. Arif: “On the Heat Treatment of Hot Extrusion Dies”, Proceedings of ICOMAST2006, Int. Conf. on Manufacturing Science & Technology, Paper 621, pp.427-430, held at Melaka, Malaysia, August 28-30, 2006.

22.    J.B. Mousa, N. Merah, A. Eleiche, A.F.M. Arif: “Experimental & Numerical Analysis of Mixed Mode Crack Initiation Angle”, Proceedings of ESDA2006, 8th Biennial ASME Conf. on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis, Paper ESDA2006-95146, pp.1-6, held at Torina, Italy, July 4-7, 2006.

23.    S.Z. Qamar, A.K. Sheikh, A.F.M. Arif, T. Pervez: “Fracture Toughness of Extrusion Die Materials at Different Tempering and Operating Temperatures”, Second Int. Conf. on Advances in Production & Processing of Aluminum (APPA'2005), pp. (III-4)1-12,  held in Bahrain, 5-7 Dec 2005.

24.    M.K. Raza, A.K. Sheikh, S.Z. Qamar, A.F.M. Arif,: “Extrusion Product Quality Using Some SPC Tools”, Second Int. Conf. on Advances in Production & Processing of Aluminum (APPA'2005), pp. (IV-6)1-14,  held in Bahrain, 5-7 Dec 2005.

25.    A.F.M. Arif, A.K. Sheikh, K. Raza, M. Inam, S.Z. Qamar: “A Review of Some Surface Finish Defects Appearing on Aluminum Extrusions”, Proc. of Second Int. Conf. on Advances in Production & Processing of Aluminum (APPA'2005), pp. (IV-7)1-18,  held in Bahrain, 5-7 Dec 2005.

26.    Abul-Fazal M. Arif, M. Kamran Raza, Anwar Khalil Sheikh, Sayyad Zahid Qamar, and Muhammad Inam: “Analysis of Painting Defects During Aluminum Extrusion Using SPC Tools”, Proc. of International Conference  on Modeling, Simulation and Applied Optimization (ICMSAO), ISBN:9948-427-00-9 (held at Sharjah, UAE, 1-3 February 2005).

27.    A.F.M. Arif , B.S.Yilbas, and K. Al-Athel: “Effect of Recoil Pressure Intensity and Duration on the Residual Stresses Induced By Laser Shock Processing”, Proc. of International Mechanical Engineering Conference (IMEC2004), Volume on Recent advances in industry and different engineering disciplines, pp. 714-733 (held at Kuwait, 5-8 December 2004)

28.    S.Z. Qamar, M. Younas, A. K. Sheikh, and A.F.M. Arif: “Fatigue Life Assessment of Extrusion Dies Using Monte Carlo Simulation” , Proc. of 3rd International Conference and Exhibition on Design and Production of Dies and Molds, pp. 169-176, 2004. (held at Bursa, Turkey, 17-19 June, 2004).

29.    S.Z. Qamar , A.F.M. Arif, and A. K. Sheikh : “Extrusion Die Complexity ― A Feature Based Characterization”, Proc. of 3rd International Conference and Exhibition on Design and Production of Dies and Molds, pp. 161-168, 2004. (held at Bursa, Turkey, 17-19 June, 2004).

30.    S.Z. Qamar, A. K. Sheikh, A.F.M. Arif : “Die Life Prediction using a Form Feature Based Definition of Extrusion Shape Complexity”. Proc. Of the 3rd International Conference on Advanced Manufacturing Technology (ICAMT-2004), pp. 777-783, 2004. (held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 11-13 May 2004).

31.    A.F.M.Arif, S.Z.Qamar, A.K.Sheikh: “An Investigation Into the Formation of Dead Metal Zone In Hot and Cold Metal Extrusion”. Proc. Of the 3rd International Conference on Advanced Manufacturing Technology (ICAMT-2004), pp. 941-947, 2004. (held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 11-13 May 2004).

32.    A.K. Sheikh, A.F.M. Arif, and S.Z. Qamar: “Predicting Fracture Toughness Values of Hot Work Tool Steels at Elevated Temperatures”, Proc. Of 8th Int. Sym. on Advanced Materials (ISAM2003), pp. 284-290, 2003. (held at Islamabad, Pakistan, 10-12 September 2003).

33.    S.Z. Qamar, A.F.M. Arif, and A. K. Sheikh: “Extrusion Product Defects: A Statistical Study”, Proc. Of 8th Int. Sym. on Advanced Materials (ISAM2003), pp. 232-239, 2003. (held at Islamabad, Pakistan, 10-12 September 2003)

34.    A.K. Sheikh, A.F.M. Arif, S.Z. Qamar: “Die-life probability and reliability in hot aluminum extrusion”, Proc. Of the Int. Conf. On Advances in Materials and Processing Technology (AMPT-2003), Vol. 2, pp. 1184-1189, 2003. (held at DCU, Dublin, Ireland, 8-11 July 2003).

35.    S.Z. Qamar, A.F.M. Arif, A. K. Sheikh: “An investigation of Shape Complexity in Metal Extrusion”, Proc. Of the Int. Conf. On Advances in Materials and Processing Technology (AMPT-2003), Vol. 2, pp. 1178-1183, 2003. (held at DCU, Dublin, Ireland, 8-11 July 2003).

36.    N. Merah, A.Al-Zayer, A.Shuaib, A.F.M.Arif: “Finite element investigation of initial clearance effect on tube-to-tubesheet joint strength”, Proc. Of 6th Saudi Engineering Conf., Vol. 5, pp. 371-384, 2002. (held at KFUPM, Dhahran, 14-17 Dec, 2002).

37.    S.Z.Qamar, A.F.M.Arif, A.K.Sheikh, K.M.Al-Fuhaid: “Some observation of pressure distribution and die failure modes in hot extrusion”, Proc. Of 6th Saudi Engineering Conf., Vol. 5, pp. 183-200, 2002. (held at KFUPM, Dhahran, 14-17 Dec, 2002).

38.    A.K.Sheikh, A.F.M.Arif, S.Z.Qamar: “Determination of fracture toughness of tool steels”, Proc. Of 6th Saudi Engineering Conf., Vol. 5, pp. 169-182, 2002. (held at KFUPM, Dhahran, 14-17 Dec, 2002).

39.    A.F.M.Arif, A.K.Sheikh, S.Z.Qamar, M.K.Raza, K.M.Al-Fuhaid: “Product defects in aluminum extrusion and its impact on operational cost”, Proc. Of 6th Saudi Engineering Conf., Vol. 5, pp. 137-154, 2002. (held at KFUPM, Dhahran, 14-17 Dec, 2002).

40.    A.F.M Arif, A.K. Sheikh, S.Z. Qamar, K.M. Al-Fuhaid: “Modes of die failure and tool complexity in hot extrusion of Al-6063”, Proc. Of 16th Int. Conf. on Production Research (ICPR-16), pp. K4.1, held at Prague, 29 July – 3 August 2001.

41.    A.F.M. Arif: “Finite Element Simulation of Extrusion to develop pressure charts”, Proc. Of 16th Int. Conf. on Production Research (ICPR-16), pp. K4.3, held at Prague, 29 July – 3 August 2001.

42.    A.F.M Arif, A.K. Sheikh, S.Z. Qamar, K.M. Al-Fuhaid: “Effect of ram speed & tool complexity on the extrusion of Al-6063”, Proc. of Int. Conf. on Advances in Production & Processing of Aluminum (APPA'2001), pp. (8-1)1-14,  held in Bahrain, 12-15 Feb 2001.

43.    A.F.M. Arif and T. Pervez: “Efficient constitutive evaluation procedures for finite deformation analysis",  Proc. of Int. Conf. On Structure, Processing and Properties of Materials, SPPM’97, pp. C1-C10, held at BUET Dhaka ( Bangladesh), 15-17 November, 1997.

44.    T. Pervez and A. F. M. Arif: “A phenomenological model for elasto-plastic behavior of fiber reinforced laminated composites”, Proc. of Int. Conf. On Structure, Processing and Properties of Materials, SPPM’97, pp. D22-D31, held at BUET Dhaka (Bangladesh), 15-17 November 1997.

45.    A.F.M.Arif, J.Chattah and A.Ahmad: “  A technology based approach to control engine exhaust emission in Pakistan”, Proc. of SAARC workshop on Urban Air Control held at GIK Institute, Topi, 16-18 December, 1996.

46.    A.F.M. Arif: "Some applications of large deformation analysis in defense industry", Proc. of seminar on Research & Development in support of technology with military application, pp. 99-114, 1992. (held at Naval College of Engineering, Karachi, April 29, 1992 ).

47.    N. Zabaras and A.F.M. Arif: "A Tangent Stiffness Approach for Large Deformation Inelastic Problems with a Generalized Mid-Point  Rule",  Third International Conference on Constitutive Laws for Engineering Materials:Theory and Applications,  (editors  Chandra S. Desai, E. Krempl, G. Frantziskonis, and H. Saadatmanesh), pp. 783-786, 1991( conference  held at the  University  of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona,  January  7-12, 1991).

48. N. Zabaras and A.F.M. Arif: "Unified  Study of Rate-Dependent and Rate-Independent Solids in Finite Deformation Analysis",  NUMETA 90  The Third International Conference on Advances in Numerical Methods in Engineering : Theory and Applications ( editors G. N. Pande and J. Middleton), Vol. 2, pp. 886-893, 1990 ( conference held at the University  College of  Swansea,  U.K., January  7-11, 1990).

 

Editorial / Book Chapters/ Books

1.     H.M. Badr, A.F.M. Arif, A.K. Sheikh,  A.N. Shuaib, Z. Khan, A.S. Khan, A.A. Tseng,  M.A. Zikry, Theme issue on modeling of metal forming processes , Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering 30 (1 C), pp. III-iv, 2005.

2.    Sayyad Zahid Qamar, Anwar Khalil Sheikh, A. F. M. Arif and Tasneem Pervez, Using Monte Carlo Simulation for Prediction of Tool Life, Book title:  Theory and Applications of Monte Carlo Simulations", ISBN 978-953-7619-X-X publisher INTECH., June 2010.

3.  S.Z. Qamar, A.K. Sheikh, A.F.M. Arif, Modeling and analysis of aluminum extrusion: process, tooling, and defects, ISBN: 978-3-8443-3158-5, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, 2011.

4.   Syed Sohail Akhtar and Abul Fazal M. Arif, Hot Extrusion Dies: Failure Analysis, Nitriding & Effect of Billet Quality, ISBN 978-3-8465-4512-6, LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, 2011.

 

Patents and Patent Applications

1.       Bekir S. Yilbas, A.F.M. Arif, Cihan Karatas, Abdul Aleem B. Jabbar, “Laser Gas Assisted Nitriding of Alumina Surfaces”, Patent No. US 8,147,926, Date of Patent: April 3, 2012.

2.       Bekir S. Yilbas and Abul Fazal M. Arif, “Method of Modeling Residual Stresses During Laser Cutting”, Patent No. US 8,155,933, Date of Patent: April 10, 2012.

3.       Abul Fazal M. Arif, Sulaman Pashah, Syed M. Zubair, “Method of Modeling Thermal Problems Using Non-Dimensional Finite Element Analysis”, Patent Application No. U.S. 13/253778, Filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on October 05, 2011 (Patent Pending).

4.       Lifang Li, Steven Dubowsky, Andres George Kecskemethy Daranyi, Abul Fazal M. Arif, “Precision Parabolic Mirror Structures”, Patent Application No. U.S. 13/095115, Filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on April 27, 2011 (Patent Pending).

Technology Disclosures Submitted

1.       Abul Fazal M. Arif, Osama Hasan, “Modeling and Validation Approach for PV Module using Layered Finite Element”, submitted to KFUPM Intellectual Assets Office on December 26, 2012.

2.       M. Usama Siddiqui, Abul Fazal M. Arif, Syed M. Zubair, “Design of a Novel Heat Exchanger for Photovoltaic Panel Cooling”, submitted to KFUPM Intellectual Assets Office on December 26, 2012.

 

Technical Reports & Design Procedures

Technical Reports

1. N. Zabaras  and  A.F.M. Arif: "Unified  Study of Rate-Dependent and Rate-Independent Solids in Finite Deformation Analysis",  Univ. of Minnesota Supercomputer Institute Research Report No. UMSI 89/126, August 1989.

2.  N. Zabaras and A.F.M. Arif: " A Family of Integration Algorithms for Constitutive Equations in Finite Deformation Elasto-Viscoplasticity", Univ. of Minnesota Supercomputer Institute Research Report No. UMSI 90/56, April 1990.

3.   A.F.M. Arif  and N. Zabaras: “On the Performance of Two Tangent Operators for Finite Element Analysis of Large Deformation Inelastic Problems”, Univ. of Minnesota Supercomputer Institute Research Report No. UMSI 90/150, August 1990.

4.     N. Zabaras  and  A.F.M. Arif: "A Tangent Stiffness Approach for Large Deformation Inelastic Problems with a Generalized Mid-Point  Rule", Univ. of Minnesota Supercomputer Institute Research Report No. UMSI 90/167, September 1990.

5.   M. Sunar, A. Arif, B. Al-Bedoor, N. Hamadan, Y. Al-Nassar: “Analytical evaluation technique for storage tanks”, Progress Report , Saudi-Aramco PN ME2205, March 2001.

6.   M. Sunar, A. Arif, B. Al-Bedoor, N. Hamadan, Y. Al-Nassar: “Analytical evaluation technique for storage tanks”, Final Report , Saudi-Aramco PN ME2205, February 2002.

7.    A.F.M Arif, A.K. Sheikh, S.Z. Qamar: “Prediction of force required in metal extrusion of complex shapes”, Final Report, KFUPM Funded Research project # FAST/2000-11, August 2002.

8.    K. Rehman, A.F.M.Arif, M.H. Baluch, A. Al-Gadhib and O. Al-Amoudi: “Finite Element Analysis of Failure in Heat Transfer Line”. Final Report, SABIC funded under the project number PN-CER2274, December 2003.

9.    A.F.M. Arif, A.K. Sheikh, K. Raza, S.Z. Qamar, M. Inam: Final Report of the Project: Strategies To Produce Quality Products In Aluminum Extrusion (ARI Grant # ARI-012), June 2005.

10.  A.F.M. Arif and B.S. Yilbas: Final Report of the Project: Simulation of a Computational Procedure for the Simulation of Laser Shock Processing (FT/2002-06), October 2005.

11.  A.K.Sheikh and A.F.M. Arif: Final Report of the Project: Development of die life enhancement strategy for hot extrusion of aluminum alloys (FT/2001-20), April 2006.

12.    A.K.Sheikh, M. Faisal, F. Sulaiman, A.F.M. Arif, M. Ahmed: Final Report of the Project: Assessing needs and developing an implementation strategy for introducing rapid prototyping, rapid tooling and virtual manufacturing technologies in Saudi Arabia (FT/2004-06), February 2006.

13.    A.F.M. Arif, A.K. Sheikh, Z. Gasem, M. Younas: Final report of the Project: Die Life Improvement For Hot Extrusion Of Aluminum Alloys (KACST ARP-23-19), July 2008.

14.    A.F.M. Arif and B.S. Yilbas: Final Report of the Project: Numerical & Experimental Investigation of Thermal Stress Development during Laser Cutting of Sheet Metal (SB070014), July 2008.

15. F. Al-Sulaiman, Y. Khulief, A. Al-Qutub, A.F.M. Arif, R. Ben Mansoor: Final Report of the Project: Effects of High Vanes Passing Frequency of the Turbine Boiler Feed Pump (BFPT) on Damaging other related/connected Components. (CER 2289), August 2008.

16.  A.F.M. Arif and A.K. Sheikh: Final Report of the Project: Effect of Billet Quality on the Hot Extrusion Die Life (SB070023), December 2008.

17.  A.F.M. Arif and B.S. Yilbas: Final Report of the Project: Numerical & Experimental Investigation of Thermal Stress Development during Laser Cutting of Sheet Metal (SB070014), December 2008.

18.  A.F.M. Arif and A.K. Sheikh: Final Report of the Project: Effect of Surface Preparation and profile Geometry on the Case-Hardening of H13 Tool Steel (SB080002), Oct 2009..

19.  A.F.M. Arif and B.S. Yilbas: Final Report of the Project: Numerical Modeling of Laser Welding Process using Volumetric Moving Heat Source (SB080003), Dec 2010.

20. A.F.M. Arif, S.M. Zubair and M. Inam: Final Report of the Project: Thermal-Structural Performance of Advanced Composite Materials for Pin Fin Applications (SB090009, June 2010.

21.  S.M. Zubair, A.F.M. Arif, M.T.Mustafa, M. Inam: Final Report of the Project: Performance Enhancement of fins (FT100016), November, 2011.

Design Procedures

1.    A.F.M. Arif : “Procedure for Unit Schedule Sheet (USS)”, ISO 9001 Engineering Procedure for Trans Mobile Ltd., TML.EGP.06, July 1994.

2.    A.F.M. Arif : “Engineering Bill of Materials (BOM)”, ISO 9001 Engineering Procedure for Trans Mobile Ltd., TML.EGP.08, June 1994.

3.    A.F.M. Arif : “Design Review”, ISO 9001 Engineering Procedure for Trans Mobile Ltd., TML.ECP.06, November 1994.

4.    A.F.M. Arif : “Control of Standards and Specifications”, ISO 9001 Engineering Procedure for Trans Mobile Ltd., TML.ECP.09, April 1994.

5.    A.F.M. Arif  and S. Perveen: “Value or Cost-Reduction Engineering”, ISO 9001 Engineering Procedure for Trans Mobile Ltd., TML.ECP.11, June 1994.

6.    A.F.M. Arif : “Print Requisition for Any Design Documentation”, ISO 9001 Engineering Procedure for Trans Mobile Ltd., TML.EDP.05, April 1994.

7.    A.F.M. Arif : “Classified document / Drawing Security”, ISO 9001 Engineering Procedure for Trans Mobile Ltd., TML.EDP.07, January 1995.

8.    A.F.M. Arif and Abbas Ali : “Discarding Obsolete Documents”, ISO 9001 Engineering Procedure for Trans Mobile Ltd., TML.EDP.08, January 1995.

 

 

 

 

The Mechanical Engineering Department has become a multi-disciplinary department. Its research areas encompass a variety of different topics. Dr. Abu Fazal Arif has been working with multiple funding agencies to deliver multitude of research publications.