20082018
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Associate Director of Learning and Teaching

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Boats Engineering & Materials Science
Truck trailers Engineering & Materials Science
Thermal comfort Engineering & Materials Science
Solar concentrators Engineering & Materials Science
Cooling Engineering & Materials Science
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) Engineering & Materials Science
Drag coefficient Engineering & Materials Science
Ducts Engineering & Materials Science

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Selected Research Output 2008 2018

  • 7 Conference contribution
  • 6 Article
  • 1 Chapter (peer-reviewed)
  • 1 Paper

Fundamental Study for the Power Tower’s High Concentrated Photovoltaic/Thermal-Combined Thermal Receiver

Hagfarah, A. & Nazarinia, M., 2016, ASME 2016 10th International Conference on Energy Sustainability collocated with the ASME 2016 Power Conference and the ASME 2016 14th International Conference on Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Vol. 1. 59051

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Towers
Electricity
Solar power plants
Photovoltaic cells
Desalination

Effect of Truck-Trailer Gap on Boat-Tail Performance of a Heavy Vehicle: A Numerical Approach

Tashmatova, C. & Nazarinia, M., 2016, ASME 2016 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition: Volume 7: Fluids Engineering. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 6 p. IMECE2016-66857

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Truck trailers
Boats
Trucks
Tractors (truck)
Drag reduction

Design of a cooling duct for solar cells on a solar powered unmanned aerial vehicle to improve performance

Murzello, R. E., Nazarinia, M. & Hughes, A. J., 2016, 34th AIAA Applied Aerodynamics Conference. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2016-4187

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)
Ducts
Solar cells
Cooling
Airfoils

Temperature analysis and the effect of urban development on the outdoor thermal comfort and intensification of the Urban Heat Island phenomenon in the United Arab Emirates

Topriska, E. V., Chaudhry, H. N. & Nazarinia, M., Apr 2018, Proceedings of 10th Windsor Conference: Rethinking Comfort. Brotas, L., Roaf, S., Nicol, F. & Humphreys, M. (eds.). 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Thermal comfort
Temperature
Atmospheric humidity
Hot Temperature
Infrared imaging

Optimisation of Boat-Tails for Heavy Vehicles

Burton, D., Nazarinia, M., Sheridan, J. & Parkin, D., 2011, ASME-JSME-KSME 2011 Joint Fluids Engineering Conference: Volume 1, Symposia – Parts A, B, C, and D. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, p. 885-891 7 p. AJK2011-23009

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Boats
Aerodynamic drag
Drag reduction
Light trailers
Flow separation

Numerical Analysis of a Zero Energy Villa in the UAE

Ghauri, A., Hameed, M., Hughes, A. J. & Nazarinia, M., 29 Mar 2018, Proceedings of 3rd International Sustainable Buildings Symposium (ISBS 2017). Fırat, S., Kinuthia, J. & Abu-Tair, A. (eds.). Springer, p. 183-197 15 p. (Lecture Notes in Civil Engineering; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Numerical analysis
Cooling
Reflective coatings
Carbon footprint
Thermal comfort

Design and Fabrication of Absorptive/Reflective Crossed CPC PV/T System

Aykapadathu, M., Nazarinia, M. & Sellami, N., 6 Aug 2018, In : Designs. 2, 3, 29.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Solar concentrators
Printing
Fabrication
Hot Temperature

The three-dimensional wake of a cylinder undergoing a combination of translational and rotational oscillation in a quiescent fluid

Nazarinia, M., Lo Jacono, D., Thompson, M. C. & Sheridan, J., Jun 2009, In : Physics of Fluids. 21, 6, 7 p., ARTN 064101.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Flow over a cylinder subjected to combined translational and rotational oscillations

Nazarinia, M., Lo Jacono, D., Thompson, M. C. & Sheridan, J., Jul 2012, In : Journal of Fluids and Structures. 32, p. 135-145 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Experimental vortex breakdown topology in a cylinder with a free surface

Lo Jacono, D., Nazarinia, M. & Brons, M., Nov 2009, In : Physics of Fluids. 21, 11, 4 p., ARTN 111704.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prizes

Bill Melbourne Medal

Mehdi Nazarinia (Recipient), Jun 2011

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

engineering

Guiding Hand Award under Learning and Teaching Oscars, May 2014

Mehdi Nazarinia (Recipient), May 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Mentor of the Year award

Mehdi Nazarinia (Recipient), Apr 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

engineer
recipient
student
school

Refreshing Award under Learning and Teaching Oscars, May 2013

Mehdi Nazarinia (Recipient), May 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Refreshing Award under Learning and Teaching Oscars, May 2018

Mehdi Nazarinia (Recipient), May 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)