Mechanical Engineering

Faculty Profile

Engr. Dr. Syed Amjad Ahmad

Assistant Professor

PEC Number: Mech/10267
Email: samjadahmad@iefr.edu.pk
Qualifications:

Ph.D Engineering (Farm Machinery & Power), UAF.

B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, UET Lahore.

Experience(Years): 25
Expertise:

Manufacturing Processes, Machining System, Quality Assurance, Six Sigma, Water Treatment


Research:

PAPERS PUBLISHED IN JOURNAL / CONFERENCE

1. Ozone impact on environment.

The Environ Monitor Aug-Sep. 2003

2. Underground water quality deterioration due to city effluent.

The Environ Monitor Oct. 2003

3. Toxic effects of vegetable grown by city effluent on human health.

The Environ Monitor Dec. 2003

4. Contamination in drinking water of Faisalabad and their effect on human health.

The Environ Monitor 2003

5. Use of LPG/NG for industrial boilers and automobiles to minimize the air pollution.

The Environ Monitor March 2004

6. Mechanical control of dust pollution in industries.

 The Environ Monitor March 2003

7. Short communication impact of sugarcane industry on environment.

Pak. J. Science Ind. Res. 2005 48(3) 209-211, Aug-2005

8. Development and testing of sweep shovels in field.

Paper presented in the Golden Jubilee Conference, held at UAF in March 2011

9. Selecting the delay analysis method for setting construction claim.

ICAMS-2011, Nov. 28~30, 2011

10. Redesigning and development of indigenous beater wheat thrasher. 

Journal of Quality and Technology Management Volume IX, Issue I, June 2013, Page 69 – 98

11. Design improvement of indigenous beater wheat thrasher in Pakistan.

Pak. J. Agri. Sci., Vol. 50(4), 711-721; 2013              ISSN (Print) 0552-9034, ISSN (Online) 2076-0906

12. Waste heat recovery from furnace flue gases using waste heat recovery boiler.

NFC-IEFR journal of engineering & scientific research, vol. 01, September, 2013 ISSN 2222-1247, page 135-144

13. An improved criterion for the estimation of flood severity in river valleys.

NFC-IEFR journal of engineering & scientific research, vol. 01, September, 2013 ISSN 2222-1247, page 161-169

14. Design, Manufacturing, Evaluation, and Analysis of CNC Carving Machine.

Journal of Quality and Technology Management, Volume XI, Issue II, December 2015, Page 00-00

15. Redevelopment and economic analysis of beater wheat thresher.

NFC-IEFR journal of engineering & scientific research, vol. 02, November, 2014 ISSN 2222-1247, page 36-45.

16. Farm machinery accidents due to use of poor engineering approach.

NFC-IEFR journal of engineering & scientific research, vol. 02, November, 2014 ISSN 2222-1247, page 67-79.

17. Designing and fabrication of pollution free car.

Journal of Quality and Technology Management, Volume X, Issue II, December 2014, Page 97-123

18. Analysis to control the hazardous emissions (particulate matters) of furnace using cyclone separator.

NFC-IEFR, journal of engineering & scientific research, Vol-03-November 2015, ISSN 2222-1247, page 53-56

19. Analysis of laser ignition in a constant volume combustion chamber.

NFC-IEFR, journal of engineering & scientific research, Vol-03-November 2015, ISSN 2222-1247, page 64-67

20. Design, evaluation and optimization of shell and tube heat exchanger installed at Masood Textile Mills, Faisalabad

NFC-IEFR, journal of engineering & scientific research, Vol-03-November 2015, ISSN 2222-1247, page 84-87

21. Pyrolysis of sewage sludge and municipal organic waste using as renewable source for power generation.

In Abstract book of “international conference on renewable energy techniques in Pakistan” held at University of agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan, October 1-3, 2013, ISBN 978-869-9035-05-0

22. Designing and fabrication of automatic juice filling and packing machine using renewable energy resources.

In Abstract book of “international conference on renewable energy techniques in Pakistan” held at University of agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan, October 1-3, 2013, ISBN 978-869-9035-05-0

23. Using finite element analysis for design optimization of twin beam crane arm.

Sci. Int. (Lahore), 28(1), 131-138,2015, ISSN 1013-5316, CODEN : SINTE 8

24. Design, Development and Performance Evaluation of Bag Type Biogas Plant.

Springer Journals Editorial Office, Waste and Biomass Valorization,WAVE-D-16-00095

25. Indigenous design and manufacturing for energy crisis.  solution: prospects for wind power generation systems.

Sci. Int.(Lahore),28(2),1013-1025,,2016 ISSN 1013-5316; CODEN: SINTE 8

26. Future challenges in engineering education in Pakistan

Sci. Int.(Lahore),28(3),2995-2999,2016 ISSN 1013-5316; CODEN: SINTE 8

27. Design optimization of Kaplan turbine

Sci. Int.(Lahore),28(4),3519-3522,2016

ISSN 1013-5316, CODEN: Sinte 8

28. Efficiency Improvement of Photovoltaic Module by Thermo Electric Generator

The Nucleus 52 No 1(2015) 7-10, ISSN 0029-5698 (print)

ISSN 2306-6539 (online)

29. Offshore Wind Turbines: A solution to energy crisis in Pakistan

Technical Journal, University of Engineering 

and Technology, (UET) Taxila, Pakistan 

Vol. 21 No. II-2016

30. Transmission system planning in competitive and restructured environment using artificial intelligence

IJCSI internal journal of computer science issues Vol.8, issue 6, No,3, November 2011

31. Water pollution: major issues in urban areas

International journal of water resources and environmental engineering Vol. 4(3), PP 55-65, March 2012

32. Water pollution threat to environment by urea plant

Arab Fertilizer Sep-Dec. 2004

33. Water pollution threat to environment by urea plant

Journal of chemical society 2005-52,283-205

34. Significant parameters affecting the performance of Si based solar cells.

American Scientific Research Journal for Engineering, Technology and Sciences (ASRJETS), ISSN (Print) 2313-4410, ISSN (online) 2313-4402, page 104-111

35. Impact of environmental factors on the working of photovoltaic cells.

American scientific research journal for engineering, technology and sciences (ASRJETS), ISSN (Print) 2313-4410, ISSN (online) 2313-4402, page 26-31

36. Development and design analysis of RC plane.

Submitted for “Chinese Journal of Mechanical Engineering”

37. Combination of P20 tool steel and acrylonitrile butadiene styrene for injection molding: a practical approach 

Journal of the Pakistan institute of chemical engineers Vol. 44, No. 1 (2016)

38. Experimental study of exhaust system of cooling tower using VAWT

International Journal of Sciences: Basic & Applied Research  (IJSBAR), ISSN 2307-4531

39. Experimental investigation of plate heat exchanger using nano fluids

International Research Journal of Engineering and Technology (IRJET), Volume: 03 Issue: 10 | Oct-2016-e-ISSN: 2395 -0056 - p-ISSN: 2395-0072

40. Investigation on the dynamics stability of an underwater glider using CFD simulation

Journal of Geo Marine Science (ISI-Indexed Journal)

41. Design and fabrication of solar powered hydrogen ammonia absorption refrigeration system

European journal of advances in engineering and technology, 2016,3(11): 37-41

42. Fabrication and COP calculation of thermoplastic cooling system 

European journal of advances in engineering and technology, 2016,3(12): 23-29

43. Design and fabrication of opening & closing shutter with changing sun light intensity

International conference on renewable energy technologies in Pakistan (October 1-3, 2013)

44. Optimization of absorption chiller by assisting it with solar thermal energy

European journal of advances in engineering and technology, 2016,3(8): 85-92

45. Vibration amplitude increases due to ingression of foreign particles in the compressor

International workshop on sustainable energy solutions for community development in Pakistan

(November 8-9, 2016)

46. Hybrid input data selection technique for neural network based load forecast model

NFC-IEFR, Journal of engineering & scientific research, Vol. 04: December 2016, ISSN 2222-1247

47. Temperature effect on the efficiency of different solar panel

NFC-IEFR, Journal of engineering & scientific research, Vol. 04: December 2016, ISSN 2222-1247

48. Future impact of thermoelectric devices for deriving electricity by waste heat recovery from IC engine exhaust

NFC-IEFR, Journal of engineering & scientific research, Vol. 04: December 2016, ISSN 2222-1247

49. Convective heat transfer study of ZnO nonofluid and a comparison with the conventional coolant water

American scientific research journal for engineering, technology and sciences (ASRJETS), ISSN (Print) 2313-4410, ISSN (online) 2313-4402, page 194 -201

50. Efficiency enhancement of centrifugal water pump by using inlet guided vanes

European journal of advances in engineering and technology, 2016,3(10): 1-4

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

2016 IEEE, 6th International conference on underwater system technology: theory and application (USYS’16) (penamg Malaysia)

52. Solar desalination of water using evaporation condensation and heat recovery method

Desalination and water treatment 68(2017) 80-90

Doi: 10.5004/dwt.2017.20306