Zulfiqar Khan

Professor Zulfiqar Khan

  • 01202 961645
  • zkhan at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Professor of Design, Engineering & Computing
  • Poole House P123, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB
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Biography

Professor Zulfiqar Khan is currently leading NanoCorr, Energy and Modelling (NCEM) Research Theme within the University Design & Engineering Research Centre. This was previously known as Sustainable Design Research Centre (SDRC) and received its REF14 Panel Feedback as, “Sustainable Design Research Group had the highest proportion of outputs judged to be internationally excellent”. He is current lead/champion of REF 2020 UoA 12. Professor Zulfiqar Khan has developed multidisciplinary research in corrosion, corrosion condition monitoring, nano-coating incorporating corrosion and durability issues, failure analysis, thermodynamics, solid mechanics and mathematical modelling through major industrial and International HEI funding. He has successfully supervised 7 PhD research projects to completion. He is currently supervising 5 PhD students with two Post-Doctoral Research Assistants. He has over 120 publications including peer reviewed journal papers, high profile international conference papers, a book and book chapters...

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Research

His industrial partners include Future Energy Source Ltd (£132K and in-kind support £200,000 lab staff over four years, £40,000 estates costs over four years & £20,000 lab equipment in solar-thermal simulation and thermodynamics expansion lab) [ZK PI], Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG (£24,000 and in-kind support of £36,000) [ZK PI], Defence Science & Technology Laboratory Ministry of Defence (£46,500) [ZK PI], National University of Sciences & Technology Pakistan (£67,000 and in-kind support in lab and analytical resources) [ZK PI], Wessex Institute of Technology (£20,000) [ZK Co-I].

His research within NCEM is supported by pulse nano coating facilities, interferometer, mechanical and chemical characterisation, SEM, optical microscopy, fluid property testing, frictional flow equipment, free & forced convection and thermal conductivity bench testing, tribo-testing, cathodic protection & environmental simulation and experimental tools and advanced analytical tools for thermal and corrosion analyses.

Future Energy Source Ltd has provided off campus heat transfer and thermodynamics labs and on campus heat transfer bench testing and fluid characterisation labs are significant resources to support research in this area.

His research activity within NCEM is supported by a significant number of industrial advisors and external supervisors from various multinational industries and higher education institutions, these include: Defence Science & Technology Laboratory Ministry of Defence, Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG. Germany, National University of Sciences & Technology Pakistan, Future Energy Source Ltd UK, National Centre for Physics Pakistan and National Institute of Vacuum Technology Pakistan.

NCEM members include one visiting professor from Peoples Education University Bangalore India and two visiting fellows: from DSTL Ministry of Defence UK and from National Institute of Technology Srinagar India.

Current and previous research within this theme has been receiving in-kind support from The Tank Museum, BAE Systems, NASA and Analatom.

Currently the following research projects are led by Professor Zulfiqar Khan.

1) Development and modelling of novel Thermofluids (Post Doc - Mian Hammed Nazir)

2) Dynamic modelling of complex interacting systems deployed in harsh operating conditions (PhD – Vivek Chacko)

3) Experimental investigation and mathematical modelling of dynamic equilibrium of novel thermo fluids for renewable technology applications (PhD - Helvaci Huseyin Utku)

4) Energy Recovery at Thermodynamic Expansion and Thermal Boosting Through Convection in Flat Plate Solar Thermal Systems (PhD – Zakir Khan)

5) Ulterius Corrosion Health Monitoring (UCHM) using Wireless Sensor Technologies (PhD – Jawwad Latif)

6) Development of Nano composite Coatings for Enhanced Performance in Non-conventional Lubricants under Sliding Contact (PhD – Usman Bhutta)

Favourites

  • Nazir, M.H., Khan, Z.A., Saeed, A. and Stokes, K., 2016. A model for cathodic blister growth in coating degradation using mesomechanics approach. Materials and Corrosion, 67 (5), 495-503.
  • Nazir, M.H., Khan, Z.A., Saeed, A. and Stokes, K., 2016. Modeling the effect of residual and diffusion-induced stresses on corrosion at the interface of coating and substrate. Corrosion, 72 (4), 500-517.
  • Nazir, H. and Khan, Z., 2016. Maximising the interfacial toughness of thin coatings and substrate through optimisation of defined parapmeters. International Journal of Computational Methods & Experimental Measurements, 3 (4), 316-328.
  • Helvaci, H.U. and Khan, Z.A., 2015. Mathematical modelling and simulation of multiphase flow in a flat plate solar energy collector. Energy Conversion and Management, 106, 139-150.
  • Wen, B., Khan, Z. and Helvaci, U., 2015. Simulation study of a large scale flat plate solar collector with continuous serpentine tubing configuration for domestic hot water pre-heating and space heating applications. Energy Conversion and Management.
  • Nazir, M., Khan, Z. and Stokes, K., 2015. Optimisation of Interface Roughness and Coating Thickness to Maximise Coating-Substrate Adhesion - A Failure Prediction and Reliability Assessment Modelling. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 29 (14), 1415-1445.
  • Nazir, H., Khan, Z. and Stokes, K., 2015. A Unified Mathematical Modelling and Simulation for Cathodic Blistering Mechanism incorporating diffusion and fracture mechanics concepts. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 29 (12), 1200-1228.
  • Nazir, M.H., Khan, Z.A. and Stokes, K., 2015. A holistic mathematical modelling and simulation for cathodic delamination mechanism - A novel and an efficient approach. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 29 (22), 2475-2513.

Journal Articles

  • Khan, Z., Latif, J., Nazir, M.H., Saeed, A. and Stokes, K., 2017. Predictive and prognostic modelling and simulation of coating failures due to corrosion and mechanical failures. International Journal of Computational Methods and Experimental Measurements.
  • Nazir, M.H., Saeed, A. and Khan, Z., 2017. A comprehensive predictive corrosion model incorporating varying environmental gas pollutants applied to wider steel applications. Materials Chemistry and Physics, 193, 19-34.
  • Helvaci, H.U. and Khan, Z.A., 2017. Thermodynamic modelling and analysis of a solar organic Rankine cycle employing thermofluids. Energy Conversion and Management, 138, 493-510.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z., Nazir, H., Hadfield, M. and Smith, R., 2017. Research impact of conserving large military vehicles through a sustainable methodology. International Journal of Heritage Architecture, 1 (2), 267-274.
  • Khan, Z.A., Chacko, V. and Nazir, H., 2017. A review of friction models in interacting joints for durability design. Friction, 5 (1).
  • Nazir, M.H. and Khan, Z.A., 2017. A review of theoretical analysis techniques for cracking and corrosive degradation of film-substrate systems. Engineering Failure Analysis, 72, 80-113.
  • Nazir, M.H., Khan, Z.A. and Stokes, K., 2016. Analysing the coupled effects of compressive and diffusion induced stresses on the nucleation and propagation of circular coating blisters in the presence of micro-cracks. Engineering Failure Analysis, 70, 1-15.
  • Khan, Z., Khan, Z. and Tabeshf, K., 2016. Parametric investigations to enhance thermal performance of paraffin through a novel geometrical configuration of shell and tube latent thermal storage system. Energy Conversion and Management, 127, 355-365.
  • Helvaci, H.U. and Khan, Z., 2016. Heat transfer and entropy generation analysis of HFE 7000 based nanorefrigerants. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 104 (2017), 318-327.
  • Khan, Z., Saeed, A., Gregory, E. and Ghafoor, A., 2016. Biodiesel Performance within Internal Combustion Engine Fuel System - A Review. Tribology in Industry, 38 (2), 197-213.
  • Helvaci, H.U. and Khan, Z., 2016. Experimental Study of Thermodynamic Assessment of a Small Scale Solar Thermal System. Energy Conversion and Management, 117, 567-576.
  • Khan, Z., Pashaei, P., Bajwa, R., Nazir, H. and Cakmak, M., 2016. Fabrication and characterisation of electropdeposited and magnertron-sputtered thin films. International Journal of Computational Methods & Experimental Measurements, 3 (2), 165-174.
  • Khan, Z., Khan, Z. and Ghafoor, A., 2016. A review of performance enhancement of PCM based latent heat storage system within the context of materials, thermal stability and compatibility. ENERGY CONVERSION AND MANAGEMENT, 115, 132-158.
  • Nazir, M.H., Khan, Z.A., Saeed, A. and Stokes, K., 2016. A predictive model for life assessment of automotive exhaust mufflers subject to internal corrosion failure due to exhaust gas condensation. ENGINEERING FAILURE ANALYSIS, 63, 43-60.
  • Nazir, M.H., Khan, Z.A., Saeed, A. and Stokes, K., 2016. A model for cathodic blister growth in coating degradation using mesomechanics approach. Materials and Corrosion, 67 (5), 495-503.
  • Nazir, M.H., Khan, Z.A., Saeed, A. and Stokes, K., 2016. Modeling the effect of residual and diffusion-induced stresses on corrosion at the interface of coating and substrate. Corrosion, 72 (4), 500-517.
  • Bajwa, R.S., Khan, Z., Bakolas, V. and Braun, W., 2016. Effect of bath ionic strength on adhesion and tribological properties of pure nickel and Ni-based nanocomposite coatings. JOURNAL OF ADHESION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 30 (6), 653-665.
  • Thomas, B., sewell, P., Khan, Z., Balmain, S. and Gillman, J., 2016. Current tidal power technologies and their suitability for applications in coastal and marine areas. Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy, 2 (2), 227-245.
  • Gultekin, A., Pashaei, P., Khan, Z., Ozturk, M.K., Tamer, M. and Bas, Y., 2016. Dft And X-ray Study Of Structural, Electronic, Elastic And Optical Properties In Be1–xznxs Alloys Depending On Vegard’s Law. International Journal of Computational Methods and Experimental Measurements, 3 (4), 340-349.
  • Nazir, H. and Khan, Z., 2016. Maximising the interfacial toughness of thin coatings and substrate through optimisation of defined parapmeters. International Journal of Computational Methods & Experimental Measurements, 3 (4), 316-328.
  • Bajwa, R.S., Khan, Z., Bakolas, V. and Braun, W., 2016. Water-lubricated Ni-based composite (Ni-Al2O3, Ni-SiC and Ni-ZrO2) thin film coatings for industrial applications. Acta Metallurgica Sinica (English Letters), 29 (1), 8-16.
  • Bajwa, R., Khan, Z., Nazir, H., Chacko, V. and Saeed, A., 2016. Wear and friction properties of electrodeposited Ni-based coatings subject to nano-enhanced lubricant and composite coating. Acta Metallurgica Sinica (English Letters), 29 (10), 902-910.
  • Khurshid, A., Khan, Z., Chacko, V., Ghafoor, A., Malik, M.A. and Ayaz, Y., 2016. Modelling and simulation of a manipulator with stable viscoelastic grasping incorporating friction. Tribology in Industry, 38 (4), 559-574.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z.A. and Nazir, M.H., 2015. An Optimised Approach of Protecting and Sustaining Large Vehicle System. SUSTAINABILITY, 7 (12), 16451-16464.
  • Helvaci, H.U. and Khan, Z.A., 2015. Mathematical modelling and simulation of multiphase flow in a flat plate solar energy collector. Energy Conversion and Management, 106, 139-150.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z.A. and Nazir, M.H., 2015. Time dependent surface corrosion analysis and modelling of automotive steel under a simplistic model of variations in environmental parameters. Materials Chemistry and Physics.
  • Wen, B., Khan, Z. and Helvaci, U., 2015. Simulation study of a large scale flat plate solar collector with continuous serpentine tubing configuration for domestic hot water pre-heating and space heating applications. Energy Conversion and Management.
  • Nazir, M., Khan, Z. and Stokes, K., 2015. Optimisation of Interface Roughness and Coating Thickness to Maximise Coating-Substrate Adhesion - A Failure Prediction and Reliability Assessment Modelling. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 29 (14), 1415-1445.
  • Nazir, H., Khan, Z. and Stokes, K., 2015. A Unified Mathematical Modelling and Simulation for Cathodic Blistering Mechanism incorporating diffusion and fracture mechanics concepts. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 29 (12), 1200-1228.
  • Nazir, M.H., Khan, Z.A. and Stokes, K., 2015. A holistic mathematical modelling and simulation for cathodic delamination mechanism - A novel and an efficient approach. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 29 (22), 2475-2513.
  • Nazir, H., Khan, Z. and Stokes, K., 2014. Modelling of Metal-Coating Delamination Incorporating Variable Environmental Parameters. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, 29 (5), 392-423.
  • Nugent, M. and Khan, Z., 2014. The effects of corrosion rate and manufacturing in the prevention of stress corrosion cracking on structural members of steel bridges. The Journal of Corrosion Science and Engineering JCSE, 17 (16).
  • Ramesh, C.S., Shreeshail, M.L., Harsha, G. and Khan, Z., 2014. Air jet erosion wear behavior of Al6061-SiC-carbon fibre hybrid composite. Materials Science Forum, 773-774, 547-554.
  • Ramesh, C.S., Khan, S., Sridhar, K.S. and Khan, Z., 2014. Slurry erosive wear behavior of hot extruded Al6061-Si3N4 composite. Materials Science Forum, 773-774, 454-460.
  • Ramesh, C.S., Khan, S., Khan, Z. and Sridhar, K.S., 2013. Slurry Erosive Wear Behavior of Hot Extruded Al6061-Si3N4 Composite. Materials Science Forum, 773-774 (2014), 462-468.
  • Ramesh, C.S., Shreeshail, M.L., Gudi, H. and Khan, Z., 2013. Air jet Erosion Wear behavior of Al6061-SiC-Carbon fibre Hybrid Composite. Materials Science Forum, 773-774 (2014), 555-562.
  • Chinnakurli, R., Adarsha, H., Pramod, S. and Khan, Z., 2013. Tribological Characteristics of Innovative Al6061-Carbon Fibre Rod Metal Matrix Composites. Materials and Design, Volume 50 (September 2013), 597-605.
  • Dobson, P. and Khan, Z., 2013. Design considerations for carbon steel pipes materials' selection applied in fossil powered plants subjected to wet-steam flow accelerated- corrosion review paper. Journal of Corrosion Science and Engineering, 16, 1-13.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z., Hadfield, M. and Davies, S., 2013. Material Characterization and Real-Time Wear Evaluation of Pistons and Cylinder Liners of the Tiger 131 Military Tank. Tribology Transactions, 56 (4), 637-644.
  • Denham, L. and Khan, Z., 2013. The prevention of corrosion and corrosion stress cracking on structural members of fixed deep sea oil rigs. The Journal of Corrosion Science and Engineering, 16, 1-13.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z. and Montgomery, E.L., 2013. Corrosion Damage Analysis and Material Characterization of Sherman and Centaur - The Historic Military Tanks. Materials Performance and Characterization, 2 (1), 1-16.
  • Prasad, T.B., Ramesh, C.S. and Khan, Z., 2013. Experimental study on the effect of thermal barrier coating on the combustion chamber surfaces of diesel/biodiesel fuelled C I engine performance. Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers Annual Meeting and Exhibition 2013, 347-350.
  • Koohgilani, M., Khan, Z. and Parkinson, B., 2012. A holistic approach to product design. Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education: Design Education for Future Wellbeing, EPDE 2012, 287-290.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z.A., Nel, M. and Smith, R., 2011. Non destructive material characterisation and material loss evaluation in large historic military vehicles. Insight - Non-Destructive Testing and Condition Monitoring, 53, 382-386.
  • Tzanakis, I., Hadfield, M., Henshaw, I., Garland, N.P. and Khan, Z.A., 2011. Experimental sliding performance of composite tip seal with high carbon steel plate under lubricated conditions applied to scroll expander systems. Tribology Transactions, 54 (4), 505-513.
  • Karunamurthy, B., Hadfield, M., Vieillard, C., Morales-Espejel, G.E. and Khan, Z.A., 2010. Cavitation and Rolling Wear in Silicon Nitride. Ceramics International, 36 (4), 1373-1381.
  • Wani, M.F., Khan, Z.A. and Hadfield, M., 2010. Effect of sintering additives and reinforcement on microhardness values of Si3N4 Ceramics and Composites. Journal of Advanced Research in Mechanical Engineering, 1-2010, 52-59.
  • Saeed, A. and Khan, Z.A., 2010. Corrosion mapping of historic military vehicles using the TD Focus-Scan. ndtnews.
  • Khan, Z.A., 2010. Getting ahead. newdesign, 28-29.
  • Tzanakis, I., Hadfield, M. and Khan, Z.A., 2009. Durability of domestic scroll compressor systems. Surface Effects and Contact Mechanics IX - Computer Methods and Experiments; International Conference Proceedings, 62, 229-240.
  • Khan, Z.A. and Hadfield, M., 2006. Manufacturing induced residual stress influence on the rolling contact fatigue life performance of lubricated silicon nitride bearing materials. Materials and Design, 28, 2688-2693.
  • Khan, Z.A., Hadfield, M., Tobe, S. and Wang, Y., 2005. Ceramic rolling elements with ring crack defects - A residual stress approach. Materials Science and Engineering A, 404 (1-2), 221-226.
  • Khan, Z.A., Hadfield, M., Tobe, S. and Wang, Y., 2005. Residual stress variations during rolling contact fatigue of refrigerant lubricated silicon nitride bearing elements. Ceramics International, 32, 751-754.
  • Khan, Z.A., Hadfield, M. and Wang, Y., 2005. Pressurised Chamber Design for Conducting Rolling Contact Experiments with Liquid Refrigerant Lubrication. Materials and Design, 26, 680-689.
  • Khan, Z.A. and Zhen, P.J., 2000. Corrosion fatigue of 16Mn pressure vessel steel in H2S environment. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (Publication) PVP, 413, 49-54.

Books

  • Zhen, P.J. and Khan, Z.A., 2000. Pressure Vessel Materials: Handbook. Beijing, PR China: Industrial Equipment and Information Engineering Centre.

Chapters

  • Khan, Z. and Nazir, H., 2015. The Implications of Wet and Dry Turning on the Surface Quality of EN8 Steel. In: Yang, G., Ao, S. and Gelman, L., eds. Transaction on Engineering & Technologies. London: Springer, 413-424.
  • Khan, Grover, M. and Nazir, M.H., 2014. The comparison on tool wear, surface finish and geometric accuracy when turning EN8 steel in wet and dry conditions. In: Gi-Chul Yang, Sio-Iong Ao, Len Gelman, ed. Transactions on Engineering Technologies: World Congress on Engineering. Springer.
  • Garland, N. and Khan, Z., 2014. The Missing Link: Research Co-Creation Through Design Engineering Projects. Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education: Design Education and Human Technology Relations. Design Society.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z.A., Hadfield, M. and Smith, R., 2011. Abstract: The effects of fretting corrosion on the durability of drivetrain in large in-use historic vehicles. STLE 66th Annual Meeting & Exhibition, 15-19 May 2011, Atlanta, GA, USA, Proceedings. STLE, 73.
  • Garland, N.P., Khan, Z.A. and Parkinson, B., 2010. Sustainable development for design engineering students: a peer assisted problem based learning approach. In: Boks, C., McMahon, C., Ion, W. and Parkinson, B., eds. When Design Education and Design Research meet. EPDE 10: 12th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education.. Glasgow, United Kingdom: The Design Society, 370-375.
  • Tzanakis, I., Hadfield, M. and Khan, Z.A., 2009. Durability of domestic scroll compressor systems. In: De Hosson, J.T.N. and Brebbia, C.A., eds. Surface effects and contact mechanics IX : computational methods and experiments. Southampton, UK: WIT, 229-240.

Conferences

  • Khan, Z., Nazir, M.H., Saeed, A., Stokes, K., Bajwa, R., Bakolas, V., Braun, W. and Pashaei, P., 2017. Development of novel nano-coatings through experimental techniques, mathematical modelling and simulation. In: International Symposium on Advanced Materials 16-20 October 2017 Islamabad, Pakistan. Islamabad: ISAM.
  • Pashaei, P., Gültekin, A., Öztürk, M.K. and Khan, Z., 2017. CHARACTERISATION OF STRUCTURAL, OPTICAL, ELECTRONIC, ELASTIC, DYNAMIC AND THERMODYNAMIC PROPERTIES OF B1-XALXN ALLOY BY AB-INITIO METHOD. In: International Symposium on Advanced Materials 16-20 October 2017 Islamabad, Pakistan. Islamabad: http://www.isampk.com.pk/Web/symposium.aspx.
  • Khan, Z., Latif, J., Nazir, H., Stokes, K. and Plummer, J., 2017. Sensor based corrosion condition monitoring of coating substrate system informed by fracture mechanics, electrochemistry and heat transfer concepts. In: Department of Defense - Allied Nations Technical Corrosion Conference. 7-10 August 2017 Birmingham, AL, USA.
  • Khan, Z., Khan, Z. and Wen, Z., 2017. EXPERIMENTAL STUDY AND PREDICTIVE ANALYSES OF A LARGE SCALE FLAT PLATE SOLAR COLLECTOR WITH CONTINUOUS SERPENTINE TUBING CONFIGURATION AND BUILDING ENVELOPE INTEGRATION. In: International conference on advances in energy systems and environmental engineering (ASEE17) 2-5 July 2017 Wroclaw University of Science and Technology (Poland).
  • Khan, Z., Khan, Z. and Wen, Z., 2017. SIMULATION STUDY OF A LARGE SCALE FLAT PLATE SOLAR COLLECTOR WITH CONTINUOUS SERPENTINE TUBING CONFIGURATION FOR DOMESTIC HOT WATER PRE-HEATING AND SPACE HEATING APPLICATIONS. In: International conference on advances in energy systems and environmental engineering (ASEE17) 2-5 July 2017 Wroclaw University of Science and Technology (Poland).
  • Khan, Z. and Khan, Z., 2017. Development in paraffin based thermal storage system through shell and tubes heat exchanger with vertical fins. In: International Conference on Power Enginering 26-30 June 2017 Charlotte, NC USA. USA: American Society of Mechanical Enginners.
  • Khan, Z., Latif, J., Nazir, H., Saeed, A. and Stokes, K., 2017. Predictive and prognostic modelling and simulation of coating failures due to corrosion and mechanical failures. In: Materials Characterisation 2017 8th International Conference on Computational Methods and Experiments in Material and Contact Characterisation 21-23 June 2017 Tallinn, Estonia.
  • Nazir, M.H. and Khan, Z., 2017. An experimental study and modelling of tribo-corrosion behaviour of Ni-Graphene nano composite coatings for industrial applications. In: Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers International Conference 21-25 May 2017 Atlanta, Georgia USA. USA: Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z. and Rafik, T., 2017. Prediction and Prognostics of Engineered Surface Failures through Sensing Technologies within Large Mobile Assets. In: Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers International Conference 21-25 May 2017 Atlanta, Georgia USA. USA: Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers.
  • Chacko, V. and Khan, Z., 2017. Tribological characteristics of EN-19 and 16MnCr5 steel under varying roughness and lubrication. In: Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers International Conference 21-25 May 2017 Atlanta, Georgia USA. USA: Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers.
  • Chinnakurli, R., Kumar, S., Arun, P., Satyappanavar, P. and Khan, Z., 2017. Slurry Erosive Wear Behaviour of Al6061 Plasma Sprayed with Titania. In: Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers 21-25 May 2017 Atlanta, Georgia. USA: STLE.
  • Huseyin Utku, H. and Khan, Z., 2016. A theoretical and experimental study of HFE-7000 in a small scale solar organic Rankine cycle as a thermofluid. In: International Conference on Power Engineering (ICOPE-17) 26-30 June 2017 Charlotte NC, USA.
  • Nazir, H. and Khan, Z., 2016. The development of a sensors based technology for remote monitoring, prediction and optimisation of structural failure parameters. In: EUROCORR 2016 11-15 September 2016 Montpellier, France.
  • Saeed, A., Nazir, H. and Khan, Z., 2016. A Study of the Surface Durability of Waste-gated Turbocharger End Links. In: Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers STLE 71st Annual Meeting and Exhibition 15 September-19 May 2016 Las Vegas, USA. STLE.
  • Khan, Z. and Nazir, H., 2016. Computational Wear and Corrosion Evaluation of Novel Coatings for Automotive and Aerospace Applications. In: Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers STLE 71st Annual Meeting and Exhibition 15-19 May 2016 Las Vegas, USA. STLE.
  • Khan, Z., Bajwa, R., Bakolas, V. and Braun, W., 2016. Optimization of Nickel-Based Composite Nanocoatings for Tribological Systems with a Focus on Water-Lubrication Produced by Pulse Electrodeposition. In: Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers STLE 71st Annual Meeting and Exhibition 15 May-19 March 2016 Las Vegas, USA. STLE.
  • Shah, S., Nasir, H. and Khan, Z., 2016. Production of Few Layer Graphene by Liquid Phase Exfoliation as a Nanocomposite Candidate for Surface Engineering. In: Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers STLE 71st Annual Meeting and Exhibition 15-19 May 2016 Las Vegas, STLE. STLE.
  • Suryanarayana, R., Dayananda Sagar, S., Vidyalaya, A. and Khan, Z., 2016. Slurry Erosive Wear Behaviour of HVOF Thermally Sprayed Titania Coatings. In: Society of Tribologists & Lubrication Engineers STLE 71st Annual Meeting and Exhibition 15-19 May 2016 Las Vegas, USA.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z., Nazir, H., Hadfield, M. and Smith, R., 2016. An impact study of the research conducted to conserve large military vehicles within the context of sustainability. In: Defence Heritage 2016 4-6 May 2016 Alicante, Spain. WIT Presss.
  • Chinnakurli Suryanarayana, R., Rupanagudi, S.K., Nagaraj, A., Vishwadeep, B.N. and Khan, Z., 2016. Slurry erosive wear behaviour of TiO2-30 wt% Inconel-718 plasma sprayed coatings on A16061 substrate. 562-564.
  • Khan, Z., Wen, B. and Camfield, T., 2015. Experimental Study of a Large Scale Flat Plate Solar Collector with Predictive Modelling. In: ASME’s International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE) 13-19 November 2015 Texas USA.
  • Nazir, H. and Khan, Z., 2015. Structural health monitoring with failure prediction, optimisation and prognostic applications. In: Top of the line corrosion conference 2015 27-29 July 2015 Jakarta, Indonesia. NACE.
  • Khan, Z., Nazir, M. and Stokes, K., 2015. Optimisation of Interface Roughness and Coating Thickness to Maximise Coating-Substrate Adhesion. In: 6th International Conference on MECHANICS AND MATERIALS IN DESIGN 26-30 July 2015 Ponta Delgada/Azores Portugal. Portugal: MECHANICS AND MATERIALS IN DESIGN.
  • Bajwa, R., Khan, Z., Bakolas, V. and Braun, W., 2015. An experimental investigation of water lubricated electroplated nanocomposite coatings. In: STLE 70th Annual Meeting & Exhibition 17-21 May 2015 Dallas, Texas (USA).
  • Bajwa, R., Khan, Z., Bakolas, V. and Braun, W., 2015. The effect of chemical composition of electrolyte on the tribological performance of electrodeposited coatings. In: STLE 70th Annual Meeting & Exhibition 17-21 May 2015 Dallas, Texas (USA).
  • Khan, Z. and Nazir, M.H., 2015. Maximising the Interfacial Fracture Toughness of Thin Coatings and Substrate through Optimisation of Defined Parameters. In: Contact and Surface 2015 20-24 April 2015 València, Spain. WIT.
  • Gultekin, A., Pashaei, P., Khan, Z., Ozturk, M.K., Tamer, M. and Bas, Y., 2015. X-ray and ab initio study of structural, electronic, elastic and optical properties in Be1-xZnxS alloys depending on Vegard’s law. In: Contact and Surface 2015 21-23 April 2015 València, Spain.
  • Khan, Z., Pashaei, P., Bajwa, R., Nazir, M.H. and Cakmak, M., 2015. Fabrication and characterisation of electrodeposited and magnetron sputtered thin films. In: Contact and Surface 2015 21-23 April 2015 València, Spain.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z. and Hadfield, M., 2015. Performance Evaluation of Surface Protection Applied to Large Vehicles. In: Contact and Surface 2015 21-23 April 2015 València, Spain. Wessex Institute, UK.
  • Bajwa, R., Khan, Z., Braun, W. and Bakolas, V., 2015. Nanocomposite coatings with incorporated nano particles for water-lubricated tribological systems. In: TriboUk 2015 16-17 April 2015 Loughborough University.
  • Garland, N., Khan, Z. and O'Kane, P., 2015. Surgical appliance design through student co-creation at pal-week. 424-429.
  • Khan, Z., Wen, B. and Hadfield, M., 2014. An Experimental Study Of A Novel Solar-Thermal System For Domestic And Commercial Applications. In: ASME 2014 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition 14-20 November 2014 Montreal, Canada.
  • Nazir, H. and Khan, Z., 2014. Adhesive Threshold Predictive Modelling for Coatings in the Presence of Interfacial Impurity. In: ngineering Mechanics Institute Conference 16-19 June 2015 Stanford University, USA.
  • Grover, M. and Khan, Z., 2014. The Comparison on Tool Wear, Surface Finish and Geometric Accuracy when turning EN8 Steel in Wet and Dry Conditions. In: Grover, M., ed. World Congress on Engineering 2014: The 2014 International Conference of Manufacturing Engineering and Engineering Management 2-4 July 2014 London. Imperial College London: Newswood Limited International Association of Engineers, 1093-1097.
  • Garland, N. and Khan, Z., 2014. PAL Week: Learning Sustainable Development in Design and Engineering. In: Learning and Teaching Conference 2014: Enhancing and Embedding Education for Sustainable Development 10 June 2014 University of Chichester, UK.
  • Wilton-Smith, K., Khan, Z., Saeed, A. and Hadfield, M., 2014. Accelerated Corrosion tests of Waste-gated Turbocharger’s Adjustable and Fixed End Links. In: 11th International Conference on Surface Effects and Contact Mechanics 5-7 June 2013 Siena, Italy. Southampton: Wessex Institute of Technology, UK, 501-508.
  • Ramesh, C. and Khan, Z., 2013. Tribological behaviour of hot extruded Al6061 Si3N4 composite. In: Proceedings of ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2013 15-21 November 2013 SAN DIEGO, CA, USA. 1-6.
  • Ramesh, C.S., Shreeshail, M.L., Gudi, H.R. and Khan, Z., 2013. Air jet Erosion Wear behavior of Al6061-SiC-Carbon fibre Hybrid Composite. In: 15th International Conference on Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies (AMPT 2012), 2012 23-26 September 2012 Wollongong, Australia.
  • Ramesh, C.S., Khan, S., Khan, Z. and Sridhar, K.S., 2013. Slurry Erosive Wear Behavior of Hot Extruded Al6061-Si3N4 Composite. In: 15th International Conference on Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies (AMPT 2012), 2012 23-26 September 2012 Wollongong, Australia.
  • Khan, Z. and Nazir, H., 2013. A Novel Mathematical Approach to Surface Engineering Subject to Blistering. In: International Conference on Metallurgical Coatings and Thin Films: Applications, Manufacturing, and Equipment 28 April-2 May 2014 San Diego, CA, USA.
  • Ramesh, C.S., S Jain, V.K., Keshavamurthy, R. and Khan, Z., 2013. Prediction of Slurry Erosive Wear Behavior of Al6061 Alloy using Fuzzy Logic Approach. In: Contact and Surface 2013 5-7 June 2013 Siena, Italy.
  • Ramesh, C.S., Prasad, T.B. and Khan, Z., 2013. The Effects of TBC on Diesel/Biodiesel Fuelled C I Engine Performance. In: STLE 2013 Annual Meeting & Exhibition 5-9 May 2013 Detroit, USA.
  • Ramesh, C.S., Silva, D., Trinadh, R. and Khan, Z., 2013. Wire Spraying of Aluminium on Ni-P Coated GFRP Panels. In: STLE 2013 Annual Meeting & Exhibition 5-9 May 2013 Detroit, USA.
  • Garland, N., Khan, Z. and Palmer, S., 2012. Sustainable development primers for design students: A comparative study. 617-624.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z.A. and Hadfield, M., 2012. Corrosion resistance evaluation of coatings within large vehicles through prohesion testing. In: ASME STLE 2012 Joint Tribology International Conference 7-10 October 2012 Denver, Colorado. USA: ASME/STLE.
  • Khan, Z.A., 2012. Finite element analysis approach to assess pressurised system. In: 2nd International Symposium on Frontiers of Computational Sciences 28-29 June 2012 Islamabad, Pakistan.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z.A., Hadfield, M. and Smith, R., 2012. Surface and Near Surface Material Characterisation of M10, A Historic Military Tank Destroyer. In: STLE 2012 Annual Meeting & Exhibition 6-10 May 2012 St. Louis, MO, USA. Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers.
  • Khan, Z.A., 2012. Tribology Research Informed Education Provisions. In: 9th Tribo-UK conference 14-15 March 2012 University of Southampton, Southampton, England.
  • Khan, Z.A., Chinnakurli, R. and Ahamed, A., 2011. Study on Slurry Erosive Wear Behaviour of Al 6063-TiB2 In Situ Composites. In: STLE 2012 Annual Meeting & Exhibition 6-10 May 2012 St. Louis, MO, USA. St Louis: STLE.
  • Khan, Z.A., Chinnakurli, R., Mp, H. and Ks, N., 2011. Development of Nickel-CNT Electro Composites. In: STLE 2012 Annual Meeting and Exhibition 6-10 May 2012 St. Louis, MO, USA. St Louis: STLE.
  • Khan, Z.A., Saeed, A. and Garland, N.P., 2011. An experimental study of Tribo-corrosion in historic military vehicles. In: 4th China-UK Symposium on Lubrication and Chemical Aspect of Wear 29-30 March 2012 Southampton, England.
  • Garland, N., Khan, Z. and Parkinson, B., 2011. Integrating social factors through design analysis. 529-534.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z.A., Hadfield, M. and Smith, R., 2011. Conservation and Durability of The Tank Museum Artefacts. In: Cultural Heritage meets Science: The Interface 14 September 2011 Mary Rose Trust Museum, Portsmouth, England.
  • Koohgilani, M., Khan, Z.A. and Parkinson, B., 2011. A novel softer and more creative approach for materials selection while Incorporating emotional aspects. In: 13th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education.
  • Ingole, S., Khan, Z.A., Paluri, R. and Ozaydin, F., 2011. Mechanical Characterization of Alumina in-situ Aluminum Di-borides Nano Composites. In: 2012 TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition 11-15 March 2012 Orlando, FL, USA. Warrendale, PA, 15086, USA: The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society.
  • Khan, Z.A., 2011. Sustainable Design. In: Unlocking Innovative Technologies to Improve Your Business - First AAE iNet Annual Conference 15 March 2011 The Exchange, Bridgewater.
  • Saeed, A., Khan, Z.A., Garland, N.P. and Smith, R., 2010. Material characterisation to understand various modes of corrosion failures in large military vehicles of historical importance. In: Fifth International Conference on Computational Methods and Experiments in Materials Characterisation 13-15 June 2011 Kos, Greece. Wessex Institute of Technology.
  • Khan, Z.A., 2010. Fatigue Life Performance of Lubricated Hybrid Rolling Contact Bearing Elements. In: STLE 65th Annual Meeting & Exhibition 16-20 May 2010 Las Vegas, Nevada (USA). P134.
  • Khan, Z.A. and Hadfield, M., 2010. Rolling Contact Fatigue and Residual Stress in Hybrid Steel Ceramic Rolling Bearing Elements. In: Third International Conference on Tribology & Design 11-13 May 2010 The Algarve, Portugal.
  • Tzanakis, I., Hadfield, M., Khan, Z.A. and Garland, N.P., 2010. An experimental study of refrigerant lubricated sliding contact between the main components of a scroll expander system. In: Third International Conference on Tribology and Design 11-13 May 2010 Algarve, Portugal.
  • Sebastian, S.D.S.M., Hadfield, M. and Khan, Z.A., 2009. Rolling Contact Fatigue Test in A Modified 4-Ball Test Machine. In: Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) 64th Annual Meeting and Exhibition 17-21 May 2009 Coronado Springs Resort, FL, USA. Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers, 167.
  • Khan, Z.A. and Hadfield, M., 2009. An Investigation of Residual Stresses within Hertzian Contact of Lubricated Rolling Bearing Elements. In: Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) 64th Annual Meeting and Exhibition 17-21 May 2009 Coronado Springs Resort, FL, USA. STLE, 134.
  • Khan, Z.A. and Hadfield, M., 2008. Wear of Rolling Bearing Materials with Refrigerant Lubrication. In: Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE) 63rd Annual Meeting and Exhibition 18-22 May 2008 Cleveland, Ohio, USA. STLE.
  • Gualini, M.M., Khan, S.A. and Zulfiqar, K., 2006. Development of laser propelled "semi-perpetual" rotary machine. 591-599.
  • Khan, Z.A., Hadfield, M. and Wang, Y., 2005. Rolling wear of silicon nitride bearing materials with refrigerant lubrication. In: Mission of Tribology Research 14 7 December 2005 London, UK. Institution of Mechanical Engineers.
  • Khan, Z.A. and Hadfield, M., 2004. Design and Finite Element Analysis of a Novel Pressurised Chamber to Conduct Rolling Contact Experiments using Refrigerant Lubrication. In: Britain’s Top Younger Scientists, Engineers and Technologist 15 September 2004 The House of Commons, London.
  • Khan, Z.A., Hadfield, M. and Wang, Y., 2003. Rolling Wear of Silicon Nitride Bearing Material in a Simulated Refrigerant Environment Using a Novel Pressurised Chamber. In: Hadfield, M. and Wang, Y., eds. 2nd International Conference on Tribology in Environmental Design 2003 : the characteristics of interacting surfaces : a key factor in sustainable and economic products 8-10 September 2003 Bournemouth University, England. Bury St Edmunds: Professional Engineering Publishing, 337-346.

Reports

  • Nazir, M.H. and Khan, Z.A., 2017. Post-Doctoral Project Report "Modelling & Development of Novel Sustainable Thermo-fluids". BU.
  • Khan, Z.A. and Zhen, P.J., 2001. Corrosion Fatigue & Remaining Life Assessment Techniques of 16MnR Pressure Vessel Steel. Shanghai: Ministry of Labour, Government of the Peoples’ Republic of China.

Theses

PhD Students

  • Helvaci HÜSEYN UTKU (Experimental investigation and mathematical modelling of dynamic equilibrium of novel thermo fluids for renewable technology applications)
  • Jawwad Latif (Ulterius Corrosion Health Monitoring (UCHM) using Wireless Sensor Technologies)
  • Mian Hammad Nazir (In-situ corrosion health monitoring and prediction in military vehicles)
  • Rizwan Bajwa (Electroplated composite coatings with incorporated nano particles for tribological systems with the focus on water lubrication)
  • Muhammad Usman Bhutta (Development of nano composite coatings for enhanced performance in non-conventional lubricants under sliding contact)
  • Vivek Chacko (Dynamic modelling of complex interacting systems deployed in harsh operating conditions)
  • Zakir Khan (Energy Recovery at Thermodynamic Expansion and Thermal Boosting Through Convection in Flat Plate Solar Thermal Systems (FPSTS))
  • Zheming Wen (Research and development in novel alternative renewable energy technology)

Profile of Teaching PG

  • PGT Supervision, "What is the distribution of mechanical properties like failure, strain and temperature in the cross-wedge rolling of dissimilar metal laminated shafts?"
  • Project

Profile of Teaching UG

  • Advanced Technology and Innovation
  • Design Methods and Projects
  • Design Projects (Product Design Level - H)
  • Thermofluids and Heat Transfer

Invited Lectures

  • Analytical Sciences and Technologies Forum 8th Annual Global Congress of Catalysis 2017(GCC-2017)
  • 7th International Symposium on Energy: technology, science, management and policy-making related to energy challenges
  • The 6th World Congress of Advanced Materials (WCAM-2017): Energy and Smart Grid -
  • 3rd Annual International Workshop on Materials Science and Engineering (IWMSE 2017)‍
  • Invited Keynote Speaker on the development of novel nano-coatings through experimental techniques, mathematical modelling and simulation
  • International Conference on New Energy and Future Energy System (NEFES 2017)
  • World Congress of Advanced Materials
  • BIT’s 6th Annual World Congress of Advanced Materials (WCAM-2017)
  • Invited Speaker
  • BioLEAGUES invited speaker
  • BioLEAGUES
  • International Symposium on Advanced Materials
  • Invited Speaker
  • Invited to deliver plenary speech by the Organising Committee of Advanced Ceramics and Application V Conference
  • 5th International Symposium on Energy Challenges and Mechanics (ISECM)
  • Industrial Chemistry 2016 Speaker Invitation
  • International Materials Technology Conference and Exhibition IMTCE2016
  • 14TH INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ADVANCED MATERIALS National Centre for Physics, though the President’s Highly Qualified Talent Pool Programme
  • International Symposium on Corrosion & Materials Degradation 2014 (ISCMD 2014)
  • International Conference on Contact and Surface
  • Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology
  • National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
  • University of Engineering & Technology
  • Faculty of Engineering and Environmental Science
  • 1st Annual World Congress of Smart Materials-2015 (WCSM-2015), with the theme “Co-creating Dream of Smartness”

Grants

  • Finite Element Modelling of Deep Zone Residual Stresses in Rolling/Sliding Contact Bearing Elements (Schaeffler, 01 Oct 2017). In Progress
  • Evaluation and compatibility of heat storage design for retro fitting to alternative systems (Future Energy Source Limited, 01 Mar 2017). In Progress
  • Post Doctoral Research Assistant (PDRA) to continue research and support REF (Bournemouth University Bridging Fund, 01 Feb 2017). Awarded
  • WORKSHOP ON CORROSION AND ITS PREVENTION (President Programme for Highly Skilled Professionals/Scientists, 28 Nov 2016). Completed
  • Research visit to Tsinghua University Beijing PR China (State Key Laboratory of Tribology Tsinghua University Beijing PR China, 26 Mar 2016). Awarded
  • Development of thermally activated self-lubricated ceramic-based polymeric Nano composite coatings for enhanced performance in conventional lubricants under sliding contact (National University of Sciences & Technology, 30 Jan 2016). Awarded
  • Ulterius Corrosion Health Monitoring (USHM) using Wireless Sensor Techniques (Defence Science & Technology Laboratory, Ministry of Defence, 01 Jan 2016). Awarded
  • Modelling and Development of Novel Sustainable Thermofluids (Future Energy Source Ltd, 01 Nov 2015). Awarded
  • International Symposium on Advances in Materials (Government of Pakistan Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training, 11 Oct 2015). Completed
  • Development of nano composite coatings for enhanced performance in non-conventional lubricants under sliding contact (National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan, 01 Jan 2015). Awarded
  • Energy Recovery at Thermodynamic Expansion and Thermal Boosting Through Convection in Flat Plate Solar Thermal Systems (FPSTS) (National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan, 01 Jan 2015). Awarded
  • Polarisation and Coating Data research (Wessex Institute, 01 Aug 2014). Awarded
  • An Optimised Tidal Energy Design for Poole Harbour (Balmain Charitable Trust, 06 Jan 2014). Awarded
  • Quantitative performance and prediction of commercial potentials of renewable technologies under investigation (Future Energy Source Ltd, 01 Nov 2013). Awarded
  • Experimental investigation and mathematical modelling of dynamic equilibrium of novel thermo fluids for renewable technology applications (Future Energy Source Ltd, 01 Oct 2013). Awarded
  • Surface analysis for defect indentification (Sunseeker, 20 May 2013). Awarded
  • Electroplated composite coatings with incorporated nano particles for tribological systems with the focus on water lubrication (Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG, 11 Mar 2013). Awarded
  • In-situ corrosion health monitoring and prediction in military vehicles (Defence Science and Technology Laboratory - Ministry of Defence, 14 Jan 2013). Awarded
  • Research and development in novel alternative renewable energy technology (Future Energy Source Ltd, 15 Oct 2012). Awarded
  • The design, simulation and analysis of a revised flood barrier (My Floodmate Limited, 01 Mar 2012). Completed
  • Gym Training Kit (Bionic Fighter: IT and Engineering Services Ltd, 22 Aug 2011). Completed
  • Travel Grant Funding to attend the 2008 STLE Annual Meeting (Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), 18 May 2008). Completed

External Responsibilities

Public Engagement & Outreach Activities

  • I have made contributions to BU Festival of Learning 2015 for the event: showcasing innovation from BU’s students
  • I led and organised "Energy Scarcity and the Role of Renewable Technologies" within the BU Festival of Learning 2014
  • 4th Renewable Energy and Renewable Technology (RERT) cross-school and public engagement event held on 13th June 2013, from 18:00 – 20:00 at the EBC within the BU Festival of Learning event. This was attended by representatives of local Government, industry, BU staff and students, members of public and stakeholders. One of my final year student presented recent final year project in renewable technology design.
  • I was one of the founding directors of Poole Tidal Energy Partnership a CIC and have contributed to innovation in design of tidal energy devices

Qualifications

  • BEng (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering (NWFP University of Engineering & Technology Pakistan, 1992)
  • Cert HE in Chinese Language (Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing, PR China, 1997)
  • MEng in Corrosion Fatigue of 16MnR Pressure Vessel Steel (East China University of Science & Technology Shanghai, PR China, 2000)
  • PG Cert in Research Degree Supervision (Bournemouth University, 2008)
  • PhD in Rolling Contact Wear of Hybrid Ceramic Bearings (Bournemouth University, 2006)

Honours

  • Award of outstanding student scholarship (Chinese Scholarships Committee (CSC), 2000)
  • Collaborative research award £15.5K (State Key Laboratory of Tribology, Tsinghua University Beijing PR China, 2016)
  • Highly Qualified Professional Award (President's Programme for Care of Highly Qualified Overseas Pakistanis (PPQP), 2015)

Memberships

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