Journal Papers, Proceedings and Thesis

Journal Articles and Proceedings

Biofuels

  1. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Bernard Wiredu, “Brönsted acidic ionic liquid catalyzed one-pot conversion of cellulose to ethyl levulinate and   levulinic acid in ethanol-water solvent system”, BioEnergy Research, 2014, in press. DOI: 10.1007/s12155-014-9459-z.
  2. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Timila B. Singh, Eve Larkin, Muhammad A. Hasan and Hua-Jun Fan, “ NaOH catalyzed condensation reactions between levulinic acid and biomass derived furan- aldehydes in water”, Industrial Crops and Products, 2014, in press DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2014.10.005.
  3. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Muhammad A. Hasan, “1-(1-Alkylsulfonic)-3-methylimidazolium chloride Brönsted acidic ionic liquid catalyzed Skraup synthesis of quinolines under microwave heating”, Tetrahedron Letters, 2014, 55, 3319–3321.
  4. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Bernard Wiredu, “Brönsted acidic ionic liquid catalyzed hydrolysis of cellulose in water: structure activity relationships”, Sustainable Energy, 2014, 2(3), 02-107.
  5. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Ashfaqur Razzaq, Robert Caballero, Bernard Wiredu, “Sol–gel synthesis, characterization and water vapor adsorption properties of 1,1′-(1,6-hexanediyl)-bis(imidazolium) dichloride silica hybrid material”, Journal of Sol-gel Science and Technology, 2014, 69, 345-350.
  6. Ananda S. Amarasekara,  Bernard Wiredu, “Synthesis of a silica immobilized Brönsted acidic ionic liquid catalyst and hydrolysis of cellulose in water under mild conditions”, Catalysis Communications, 2014, in press,  DOI: 10.1016/j.catcom.2014.01.021.
  7. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Bernard Wiredu, “Single reactor conversion of lignocellulosic biomass to furanic biocrude oils using  sulfonic acid functionalized Brönsted acidic ionic liquid catalysts”, Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, 2014, in press. DOI 10.1007/s13399-013-0098-y.
  8. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Ashfaqur Razzaq, “Mechanism of Brönsted acidic ionic liquid 1-(1-propylsulfonic)-3-methylimidazolium chloride catalyzed transformation of D-glucose to 5-hydroxymethylfurfural in DMSO: an NMR study”, Carbohydrate Research, 2014, 386, 86-91.
  9. Paul O. Biney, Michael Gyamerah, Jiacheng Shen,and Bruna Menezes (2014) Kinetics of the Pyrolysis of Arundo, Sawdust, Corn Stover and Switch Grass Biomass by Thermogravimetric Analysis Using a Multi-stage Model” Bioresource Technology (in press).
  10. Ananda S. Amarasekara  and Bernard Wiredu, “Synthesis of a polystyrene immobilized Brönsted acidic ionic liquid catalyst and hydrolysis of cellulose in water under mild conditions”, Current Catalysis, 2013, 2(3), 219-224.
  11. Amarasekara, AS; Owereh, OS; Ezeh, B, “Interactions of D-cellobiose with p-toluenesulfonic acid in aqueous solution: a C-13 NMR study”, Carbohydrate Research, p. 2820, vol. 346, (2011). Published, 10.1016/j.carres.2011.09.03.
  12. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Bernard Wiredu, “Degradation of cellulose in dilute aqueous solution of acidic ionic liquid 1-(1-propylsulfonic)-3-methylimidazolium chloride, and p-toluenesulfonic acid at moderate temperatures and pressures”, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 2011 50(22), 12276-12280.
  13. The effect of metal ions as co-catalysts on 1-(1-propylsulfonic)-3-methylimidazolium chloride acidic ionic liquid catalyzed hydrolysis of cellulose in water. Bernard Wiredu and Ananda S. Amarasekara. Catalysis Communications2015, 70, 82-85.
  14. The effect of Zeolites on acidic ionic liquid catalyzed one-pot conversion of cellulose to ethyl levulinate and levulinic acid in aqueous ethanol. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Julie N. Dominguez , Bernard Wiredu.  submitted Current Catalysis, 2015: 4(2), 143-151. DOI: 10.2174/2211544704666150727215943.
  15. The effect of metal ions as co-catalysts on acidic ionic liquid catalyzed single-step saccharification of corn stover in water. Bernard Wiredu and Ananda S. Amarasekara, Bioresource Technology, 2015, 189, 405-408.
  16. Synthesis and pyrolysis of selected metal levulinates. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Dominique T. Sterling-Wells. BioEnergy Research, 2015, DOI: 10.1007/s12155-015-9616-z.
  17. Crystal structure of a polymeric calcium levulinate dihydrate:catena -poly[[diaquacalcium]- bis(μ2-4-oxobutanoato)]. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Dominique T. Sterling-Wells, Carlos Ordonez,  Marie-Josiane Ohoueu and Marina S. Fonaric. Acta Crystallographica Section E, 2015, E7, 494-497.
  18. Acidic ionic liquid catalyzed liquefaction of cellulose in ethylene glycol; identification of a new cellulose derived cyclopentenone derivative. Ananda S. Amarasekara and Bernard Wiredu.  Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research; 2015, 54, 824-831DOI: 10.1021/ie504544s.
  19. g-Valerolactone from pyrolysis of calcium salts of levulinic-formic acid mixtures derived from cellulose. Ananda S. Amarasekara, Bernard Wiredu, Dre’Langala N. Edwards. Biomass and Bioenergy, 2015, 72, 39-44 .
  20. Pd/C catalyzed conversion of levulinic acid to g-valerolactone using alcohol as a hydrogen donor under microwave conditions. Ananda S. Amarasekara,  Muhammad A. Hasan. Catalysis Communications2015, 60, 5-7.
  21. Paul O. Biney, Michael Gyamerah,  Jiacheng Shen, Bruna Menezes (2015) Kinetics of pyrolysis of arundo, sawdust, corn stover and switch grass by thermogravimetric analysis using a multi-stage model. Bioresource Technology 179: 113 – 122.

Energy & Environment

  1. Fiifi Asah-Opoku, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, 2014, Burnup Simulations of Different Fuel Grades using MCNPX Monte Carlo Code, Nuclear Technology and Radiation Protection Journal, Vol 29 (4), December 2014 (in press)
  2. Zhihua Liang, Shahzeb Sheikh, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “GREET model simulations of criteria air pollutant emissions from hybrid electric vehicles on alternative fuels”, Proceedings of Air & Waste Management Association 107th Annual Conference & Exhibition. June 24-27, 2014, Long Beach, California, USA. Peer reviewed.
  3. Samarita Sarker, Zhihua Liang, Xinhua Shen, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Impact of Mobile Source Emissions on Air Quality of East-Texas Using Emission Processing System (EPS3) and CAMx Simulations”, Proceedings of Air & Waste Management Association 107th Annual Conference & Exhibition. June 24-27, 2014, Long Beach, California, USA. Peer reviewed.
  4. Xinhua Shen, Samarita Sarker, Kyoungsoo Lee, Yuzhong Yan, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Impact of current and future transportation on air quality in Houston”, Proceedings of Air & Waste Management Association 107th Annual Conference & Exhibition. June 24-27, 2014, Long Beach, California, USA. Peer reviewed.
  5. Xinhua Shen, Samarita Sarker, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Analysis of soil moisture in southeast Texas based on NLDAS data”, Proceedings of the Third In-situ and Remote Soil Moisture Sensing Technology Conference. March 12-14, 2014, Houston, Texas, USA. Peer reviewed.
  6. Samarita Sarker, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, 2013, “Impact of Point Sources Emissions on Ozone Formation for Houston Galveston Brazoria (HGB) Area”, International Journal of Biological, Ecological and Environmental Sciences (IJBEES) Vol. 2, No. 5, 2013 ISSN 2277 – 4394
  7. Shahzeb Sheikh, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, 2013, “Life Cycle Assessment of Bio-ethanol fuel Emissions for Passenger Cars in Houston Area of Texas”, International Journal of Biological, Ecological and Environmental Sciences (IJBEES) Vol. 2, No. 5, 2013 ISSN 2277 – 4394
  8. Raghava R. Kommalapati, Frederick Sunderman, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, 2013, “Impact of the Use of Ambient Catalysts in Stationary Air Conditioning Systems on Houston-Galveston-Area (HGA) Air Quality”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology (IJERT), ISSN: 2278-0181, Vol. 2 Issue 6, June – 2013
  9. F. Ehrenhauser, K. Khadapkar, Y. Wang, J. Hutchings, O. Delhomme, Raghava R. Kommalapati, P. Herckes, M..Wornat, K.T. Valsaraj, 2012, “Processing of Atmospheric Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons by Fog in an Urban Environment”, Journal of Environmental Monitoring, Vol 14: 2566-2579, DOI: 10.1039/C2EM30336A
  10. Xinhua Shen, Raghava Kommalapati, and Ziaul Huque, 2015, The Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of Power Generation from Lignocellulosic Biomass, Sustainability, Vol 7, No 10, PP 12974-12987. Peer reviewed.
  11. Raghava Kommalapati, Z. Liang, and Z. Huque, 2015, Photochemical Model Simulations of Air Quality for Houston-Galveston-Brazoria Area and Analysis of Ozone-NOx-Hydrocarbon Sensitivity, International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. Online version – DOI: 10.1007/s13762-015-0862-6 ( in press for print version). Peer reviewed.
  12. Samarita Sarker, Raghava Kommalapati, and Z. Huque, 2015, Ozone Simulations for HGB Area using Different Chemical Mechanisms with CAMx, International Journal of Advance Research In Science and Engineering, Vol 4 Special Issue 1, April 2015, 458-4659. Peer reviewed.
  13. Samarita Sarker, Raghava Kommalapati, and Z. Huque, 2015, Influence of Reactive Volatile Organic Compounds on Ozone Production in Houston-Galveston0Brazoria Area, Journal of Environmental Protection, 2015, 6, 399-408. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/jep.2015.64039. Peer reviewed.
  14. Fiifi Asah-Opoku, Zhihua Liang, Ziaul Huque, and Raghava Kommalapati, 2014, Burnup Simulations of Different Fuel Grades using MCNPX Monte Carlo Code, Nuclear Technology and Radiation Protection Journal, Vol 29 (4), pp 259-267. Peer reviewed.

Wind Energy

  1. Lee, Kyoung-Soo, Huque, Ziaul, Han, Sang-Eul, “A Study on the Evaluation of Structural Properties of Wind Turbine Blade-Part1”, Journal of the Korean Association of Spatial Structures (ISSN 1598-4095) (In Press).
  2. Lee, Kyoung-Soo, Huque, Ziaul, Han, Sang-Eul, “A Study on the Evaluation of Structural Properties of Wind Turbine Blade-Part2”, Journal of the Korean Association of Spatial Structures, (ISSN 1598-4095) (In Press).
  3. Lee, Kyoung-Soo, Huque, Ziaul, Han, Sang-Eul, “A Study on the y+ Effects on Turbulence Model of Unstructured Grid for CFD analysis of Wind Turbine”, Journal of the Korean Association of Spatial Structures, (ISSN 1598-4095) (In Press).
  4. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava R. Kommalapati and Sang-Eul Han, “The evaluation of Aerodynamic Interaction of Wind Blade Using Fluid Structure Interaction Method”, Journal of Clean Energy Technologies, Volume 3, Number 4, pp. 270-275, July 2014
  5. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava R. Kommalapati and Sang-Eul Han, “The Evaluation of Aerodynamic Interaction of Wind Blade Using Fluid Structure Interaction Method”, 2014 International Conference on Energy and Environment Research (ICEER2014), Madrid, Spain, July 18-19, 2014 (Accepted). Peer reviewed.
  6. Kyoungsoo Lee, Shrabanti Roy, Ziaul Huque, Xinhua Shen, Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Numerical Aerodynamic Noise Characteristics of NREL Phase VI wind blade using CFD”, Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA) 107th Annual Conference & Exhibition, Long Beach, California, June 24-27, 2014. Peer reviewed
  7. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Xinhua Shen, Raghava R. Kommalapati, Sang-Eul Han, “Validation and Application of CFD for Urban City Microenvironment”, Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA) 107th Annual Conference & Exhibition, Long Beach, California, June 24-27, 2014. Peer reviewed
  8. Mohammad A. Hossain, Shubarna Khan, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Isogeometric Analysis of Wind Turbine Blade Airfoil Using Non-Uniform Rational B-Spline (NURBS)”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Volume 3, Issue 05, May 2014.
  9. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Sang-Eul Han, “Analysis of stabilizing process for stress-erection of Strarch frame”, Engineering Structures,Vol.59, pp. 49–67, 01/2014.
  10. Kyoungsoo Lee, Sang-Eul Han, “Analysis of Stress-Erection Process of Strarch Frames Considering the Joint Connection properties”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, Vol. 92, pp. 195-210, 2014.
  11. Kyoungsoo Lee, Sang-Eul Han, Jung-Wuk Hong, “Post-Buckling Analysis of Space Frames using concept of Hybrid Arc-Length Methods”, International Journal of Nonlinear Mechanics,Vol. 58, pp. 76-88, 2014.
  12. Kyoungsoo Lee, Jae-Wook Jung, Jung-Wuk Hong, “Advanced aircraft analysis of an F-4 Phantom on reinforced concrete building”, Nuclear Engineering and Design, Vol. 273, pp. 505-528, 2014.
  13. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Sang-Eul Han, “A Study on the Missile-Target Interaction Analysis on the Concrete Dome Structure ”, Journal of Architectural Institute of Korea – Structure & Construction, Volume 30, No. 6, (Serial No. 308) pp. 11-18. (JAIK_SC.2014.30.6.11) (ISSN 1226-9107).
  14. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Kim, Hyo-Jin, Sang-Eul Han, “The Aerodynamic force evaluation of Wind turbine blade using CFD”, Journal of the Wind Engineering Institute of Korea 18 (2), pp. 55-63, 2014. (ISSN 1226-7872)
  15. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Sang-Eul Han, “Aerodynamic force evaluation of Pointed Tip Wind Turbine Blade Using CFD”, Journal of Architectural Institute of Korea – Structure & Construction, Volume 30, No. 7, (Serial No. 309) pp. 21-28. (JAIK_SC.2014.30.7.21). (ISSN 1226-9107)
  16. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Sang-Eul Han, “The Development of Impact Force Model of Large Commercial Aircraft Considering the Fuel Mass Effect”, Journal of Architectural Institute of Korea – Structure & Construction, Volume 30, No. 8, (Serial No. 310) pp. 19-28. (JAIK_SC.2014.30.8.19) (ISSN 1226-9107).
  17. Kyoungsoo Lee, Kim, Hyo-Jin, Sang-Eul Han,, “Aircraft Impact Theory and Mass Model for the Missile-Target Interaction Analysis of Large Aircraft”, Journal of AIK, Structure & Construction, Vol. 29, No. 10, pp.37-44, 2013.
  18. Kyoungsoo Lee, Kim, Hyo-Jin, Sang-Eul Han, “Development and Verification of Aircraft FE model for the Missile-Target Interaction Analysis of Large Aircraft”, Journal of AIK, Structure & Construction, Vol. 29, No. 11, pp.37-44, 2013.
  19. Mohammad A. Hossain, Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati,  “Numeric Investigation of Fluid Solid Interaction on Wind Turbine Blade”, Proceedings       of the ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE 2013-65647, November 15-21, 2013, San Diego, California. Peer reviewed
  20. Ziaul Huque, Isaac K. Ofuafor, Donald Harby and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Performance Predictions of Wind Turbine Blades using Artificial Neural Network Method”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Vol. 2, Issue 6, June 2013.
  21. Mohammad A. Hossain, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Propagation of Shock on NREL Phase VI Wind Turbine Airfoil Under Compressible Flow”, Journal of  Renewable Energy, vol. 2013, Article ID 653103, 9 pages, 2013. DOI:10.1155/2013/653103.
  22. Mohammad A. Hossain, Ghizlane Zemmouri, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Discrete Optimization of Wind Turbine Blade Airfoil”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Vol. 2, Issue 2, February 2013.
  23. Mohammad A. Hossain, Ziaul Huque, Raghava R. Kommalapati and Shubarna Khan, “Numeric Investigation of Compressible Flow Over NREL Phase VI Airfoil”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Vol. 2, Issue 2, February 2013.
  24. Shubarna Khan,Ziaul Huque, Mohammad A. Hossain and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Wind Turbine Blade Tip Comparison as a Function of Taper using Computational Fluid Dynamics”, Advances and Applications in Fluid Mechanics, Volume 14, Issue 6, Pages 67-283, ISSN: 0973-4686
  25. Ziaul Huque, Ghizlane Zemmouri, Donald Harby, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Optimization of Wind Turbine Airfoil Using Nondominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm and Pareto Optimal Front”, International Journal of Chemical Engineering, Volume 2012, Article ID 193021, 9 pages, DOI:10.1155/2012/193021.
  26. A.B. Mahmud Hasan, Ziaul Huque, Donald Harby, and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Tapered and Angle of Attack Performance Comparison for Untwisted Blade Wind Turbine”, International Conference in Mechanical Engineering ICME-11, Dhaka, Bangladesh, December 19-21, 2011. Peer reviewed
  27. Donald Harby, Isaac Ofuafor, Ziaul Huque, A.B. Mahmud Hasan and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Surrogate Models for Stall Regulated Wind Turbine for Improved Performance Predictions”, International Conference in Mechanical Engineering ICME-11, Dhaka, Bangladesh, December 19-21, 2011. Peer reviewed
  28. Kyoungsoo Lee, Shrabanti Roy, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati, Chao Sui and Nazia Munir, “Pointed Tip Shape Effect on Aerodynamic Load for NREL Phase VI Wind Turbine Blade”, Journal of Clean Energy Technologies, 4, no. 4, pp. 284-289, 2016.
  29. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati, Shrabanti Roy, Chao Sui and Nazia Munir, “Aerodynamic Noise Characteristics of Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine Blade Using CAA”, Journal of Clean Energy Technologies, 4, no. 5, pp. 346-352, 2016.
  30. Lee, Kyoung-Soo, Huque, Ziaul, Kommalapati, Raghava and Han, Sang-Eul, “Evaluation of Equivalent Structural Properties of NREL Phase VI Wind Turbine Blade”, Renewable Energy, 86 (2016), pp. 796-818.
  31. Ziaul Huque, Kyoungsoo Lee, Raghava Kommalapati, “A Study on the Sound Noise Emission of Moving Vehicle by Using Curle Surface Integral”, International Journal of Engineering and Innovative Technology, 5,  Issue 2, pp. 7-15, August 2015 (08).
  32. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati, “A Study on the Sound Noise Emission of Moving Vehicle by Using Proudman Model”, International Journal of Engineering and Innovative Technology, 5,  Issue 2, pp. 30-42, August 2015 (08).
  33. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati,”Contribution of Road Surface to Far-field Sound Noise Propagation from Moving Vehicle”, International Journal of Engineering and Innovative Technology, 5,  Issue 2, pp. 63-73, August 2015 (08).
  34. Lee, K.S., Huque, Z., Kommalapati, R., Han, S.E. “The Evaluation of Aerodynamic Interaction of Wind Blade Using Fluid Structure Interaction Method”, Journal of Clean Energy Technologies 3, no. 4, pp. 270-275, 2015.
  35. Lee, Kyoung-Soo, Huque, Ziaul, Kommalapati, Raghava; Han, Sang-Eul, “A Study on the Evaluation of Structural Properties of Wind Turbine Blade-Part1”, Journal of the Korean Association for Spatial Structures, volume 14, issue 4, 2014, Pages 47~54; DOI : 10.9712/KASS.2014.14.4.047
  36. Lee, Kyoung-Soo, Huque, Ziaul, Han, Sang-Eul, “A Study on the Evaluation of Structural Properties of Wind Turbine Blade-Part2”, Journal of the Korean Association for Spatial Structures, volume 15, issue 1, 2015, Pages 65~73; DOI : 10.9712/KASS.2015.15.1.065
  37. Lee, Kyoung-Soo, Huque, Ziaul, Han, Sang-Eul, “A Study on the y+ Effects on Turbulence Model of Unstructured Grid for CFD analysis of Wind Turbine”, Journal of the Korean Association for Spatial Structures, volume 15, issue 1, 2015, Pages 75~84; DOI : 10.9712/KASS.2015.15.1.075
  38. Lee, Kyoung-Soo, Huque, Ziaul, Han, Sang-Eul, “A Study on the Missile-Target Interaction Analysis on the Concrete Dome Structure ”, Journal of Architectural Institute of Korea – Structure & Construction, Volume 30, No. 6, (Serial No. 308) pp. 11-18, 2014; DOI : 10.5659/JAIK_SC.2014.30.6.11
  39. Lee, Kyoung-Soo, Huque, Ziaul, Kim, hyo-Jin, Han, Sang-Eul., “The Aerodynamic Force Evaluation of Wind Turbine Blade Using CFD”, Journal of the Wind Engineering Institute of Korea, 2014(06), Vol. 18, No.2, pp.55-63. (ISSN 1226-7872)
  40. Lee, Kyoung-Soo; Huque, Ziau; Jeon, Doo-Jin; Han, Sang-Eul, “The Development of Impact Force Model of Large Commercial Aircraft Considering the Fuel Mass Effect” Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea Structure & Construction, Volume 30, Issue 8, Pages 19~28, 2014; DOI : 10.5659/JAIK_SC.2014.30.8.19
  41. Lee, Kyoung-Soo, Huque, Ziaul, Han, Sang-Eul, “Aerodynamic force evaluation of Pointed Tip Wind Turbine Blade Using CFD”, Journal of the Architectural Institute of Korea Structure & Construction, Volume 30, Issue 7, Pages 21-28, 2014; DOI : 10.5659/JAIK_SC.2014.30.7.2
  42. Mohammad A. Hossain, Shubarna Khan, Ziaul Huque and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Isogeometric Analysis of Wind Turbine Blade Airfoil Using Non-Uniform Rational B-Spline (NURBS)”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Volume 3, Issue 05, May
  43. Kyoungsoo Lee, Ziaul Huque, Sang-Eul Han, “Analysis of stabilizing process for stress-erection of Strarch frame”, Engineering Structures; 2014(02), Vol. 59: pp. 49–67.
  44. Shubarna Khan, Ziaul Huque, Mohammad A. Hossain and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Wind Turbine Blade Tip Comparison as a Function of Taper using Computational Fluid Dynamic”, Advances and Applications in Fluid Mechanics, Volume 14, Issue 6, Pages 267-283, ISSN: 0973-4686, 2014.
  45. Mohammad A. Hossain, Ziaul Huque and Raghava Kommalapati, “Propagation of Shock on NREL Phase VI Wind Turbine Airfoil Under Compressible Flow”, Journal of Renewable Energy, 2013, Article ID 653103, 9 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/653103.
  46. Ziaul Huque, Isaac K. Ofuafor, Donald Harby and Raghava R. Kommalapati, “Performance Predictions of Wind Turbine Blades using Artificial Neural Network Method”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Vol. 2, Issue 6, June 2013.
  47. Mohammad A. Hossain, Ghizlane Zemmouri, Ziaul Huque and Raghava Kommalapati, “Discrete Optimization of Wind Turbine Blade Airfoil”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, 2, Issue 2, February 2013.
  48. Mohammad A. Hossain, Ziaul Huque, Raghava Kommalapati and Shubarna Khan, “Numeric Investigation of Compressible Flow Over NREL Phase VI Airfoil”, International Journal of Engineering Research and Technology, Vol. 2, Issue 2, February 2013.
  49. Ziaul Huque, Ghizlane Zemmouri, Donald Harby, and Raghava Kommalapati, “Optimization of Wind Turbine Airfoil Using Nondominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm and Pareto Optimal Front”, International Journal of Chemical Engineering, Volume 2012, Article ID 193021, 9 pages, doi:10.1155/2012/193021

Thesis

Biofuels

  1. Eudel Dilworth, 2014 “Production of biodiesel by alkali-catalyzed transesterification of non-edible weed seed oil”, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University
  2. Damion Grant, 2014 “Production of biodiesel by enzyme-catalyzed transesterification of a non-edible weed seed oil”, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University
  3. Brian Ezeh, 2012, Synthesis of ethyllevulinate from cellulose, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Amarasekara)
  4. Timila B. Singh –  Aldol condensation reactions of levulinic acid with furan aldehyde derivatives 2014

Energy & Environment

  1. Samarita Sarker (2014). Impact of Point Source Emissions on The Air Quality of Southeast Texas. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati)
  2. FiifiAsah-Opoku (2014). Burnup Simulation of Different Fuel Grades Using MCNPX Monte Carlo Code. MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati)
  3. Omo Sunny Anighoro, 2012, Ozone Simulations and Analysis of its Precursors in Houston Galveston Brazoria Area using CAMx, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati ).

Wind Energy

  1. Shubarna Khan, 2013, Effect of Angle of Attack and Taper on the Aerodynamic Behavior of a Pointed Tip Wind Turbine Blade, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Huque)
  2. Jesus Manuel Williams Sequera, 2013, Design of Wind Turbine Tower Using Structural Optimization by Integrating CFD and FEA, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Kommalapati)
  3. Monikabahen Patel, 2012, Structural Analysis of an NREL Phase VI Wind Turbine Blade With a Pointed Tip Ending at Pitch Axis, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Dr. Huque)
  4. Ghizlane Zemmouri, 2011, Optimization of Wind Turbine Airfoil Using Non-dominated Sorting Genetic Algorithm (NASA II) and Pareto Optimal Front, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Drs. Harby and Dr. Huque)
  5. Isaac Kojo Ofuafor, 2011, Surrogate Modeling of The Lift And Drag Coefficients of Wind Turbine Blades And Application To BEM Theory, MS Thesis, Prairie View A&M University (Advisor: Drs. Harby and Dr. Huque)

 

Book Chapters

Energy & Environment

  1. Md. Tarkik Shahriar, Akhil Kadiyala, Raghava Kommalapati, Ziaul Huque, 2015, A Review of Ozone Studies in the Houston-Galveston-Brazoria Non-Attainment Area, In “Trace Materials in Air, Soil, and Water”,  Kendra Evans, Elizabeth S. Roberts-Kirchhoff, Mark A. Benvenuto  Katherine Lanigan , and Alexa Rihana-Abdalla, (Ed), ACS Symposium Series 1210 (online version published 12/1/2015, hard copy book -in press)

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