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The Faculty Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Syed Hossein Raza Hamdani

Syed Hossein Raza Hamdani

Head of Department

PhD ( Fluid Mechanics/ CFD)
Area of Specialization:CFD, Aerodynamics, Airplane Design, Fluid Mechanics
92.51.9075530
hossein.hamdani@ist.edu.pk

LinkedIn Profile:

https://www.linkedin.com/in/dr-hossein-hamdani/

Academic Background:

  • PhD Aerospace Engineering (CFD) (1997 - 2000)
    Beijing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics, Beijing, PR China
  • MS Aerospace Engineering (CFD) (1995 - 1997)
    Beijing University of Aeronautics & Astronautics, Beijing, PR China
  • BE Aerospace Engineering (1987 - 1991)
    College of Aeronautical Engineering, NED University, Karachi, Pakistan

Experience:

  • Professor (2018 - 2021)
    Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • General Manager Academics (2018 - 2018)
    TEVTA Punjab, Pakistan
  • Chairperson (2017 - 2018)
    Aerospace Department, Air University, Kamra, Pakistan
  • Founder and Managing Director (2014 - 2017)
    Aviation Design Institute, Kamra, Pakistan
  • Director Aerospace (2011 - 2014)
    JF-17 Aircraft Program, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Associate Professor (2010 - 2011)
    Research Center for Modelling & Simulation, National University of Sciences & Technology, Pakistan
  • Technical Advisor & Head Propulsion (2007 - 2009)
    Advance Engineering Research Organization, Pakistan
  • Director & Founder (2005 - 2007)
    Aeronautical Research Centre, Kamra, Pakistan
  • Associate Professor (2000 - 2004)
    College of Aeronautical Engineering, NUST, Risalpur, Pakistan
  • Aerospace Maintenance Engineer (1991 - 1995)
    Pakistan Air Force

Specialization and Research Interests:

  • Internal & External Fluid Mechanics
  • Aerospace Vehicle Design
  • Micro & Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
  • Turbomachinery & Flow Control
  • Machine Learning
  • Viscous Fluid Flow
  • Experimental Aerodynamics
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
  • FORTRAN code (Unsteady 3D RANS) development to solve Fluid mechanics problems

Publications & Conferences

  • Hossein Hamdani and Mao Sun. “Aerodynamic forces and flow structures of an airfoil in some unsteady motions at small Reynolds number”. Acta Mechanica, Number 145 / 1-4, 2000 Journal Impact Factor 2.166
  • Mao Sun and Hossein Hamdani. “Separation Control By Alternating Tangential Blowing/Suction at Multiple Slots”. AIAA Journal, Vol 34, Number 4, April 2001 Journal Impact Factor 1.951
  • Hossein Hamdani and Mao Sun. "A study on the mechanism of High-lift generation by an airfoil in unsteady motion at small Reynolds number", Acta Mech Sinica, Vol 17, Number 2, 2001 Journal Impact Factor 1.598
  • Farooq Umar, Hossein Raza Hamdani, Anwar-ul-Haque, Sajid Raza Chaudhry, Khalid “CFD analysis of an oscillating wing at various reduced frequencies”, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids. Published Online: Jun 2 2008, DOI: 10.1002/fld.1817 Journal Impact Factor 1.631
  • Hossein Raza Hamdani and Muhammad Ali Naqvi. “A study on the mechanism of High-lift generation by an insect wing in unsteady motion at small Reynolds number”, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids (2010: DOI: 10.1002/fld.2374) Journal Impact Factor 1.631
  • Sun Mao and Hossein Hamdani. “Force and Flow Structure of an Airfoil Performing Some unsteady motions at small Reynolds Number”, Acta Aerodynamics Sinica, Vol 18 No.z1, Mar 2000 (page 96 -102)
  • H. R. Hamdani, A. Aizaz and M. A. Naqvi. “Force Generation Mechanisms by an Insect Wing in an Idealized Hovering Motion”, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 397-411, 2017 Journal Impact Factor 0.914
  • H. R. Hamdani, A. Aizaz and M. A. Naqvi. “Force Generation Mechanisms by an Insect Wing in Hovering Motion with Different Flipping Schedules”, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 433-445, 2017 Journal Impact Factor 0.914
  • A Shahzad, Hossein Raza Hamdani, and Ahmad Aizaz. “Investigation of Corrugated Wing in Unsteady Motion”, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp., 833-845, June 2017 Journal Impact Factor 0.914
  • Hossein Raza Hamdani and Halima Zareen. “Systematic Investigation of Thrust Production during Plunging Motion of the Airfoil”, Journal of Applied Fluid Mechanics, Vol 4, June 2018 Journal Impact Factor 0.914
  • Muhammad Umer Sohail, Muhammad Hassan, Hossein Raza Hamdani, Khalid Parvez. “Effect of ambient temperature on the Performance of turbofan transonic compressor by CFD and artificial neural networks”, Engineering, Technology & Applied Science Research, Vol. 9, No.5, October 2019
  • Muhammad Umer Sohail, Hossein Raza Hamdani, Khalid Parvez. “CFD analysis of Tip Clearance Effects on the Performance of Transonic Axial Compressor”, Fluid Dynamics, Vol 1, 2020 Journal Impact Factor 0.729
  • Syed Hossein Raza Hamdani and Ali Zunair. “Force generation of Smooth and Corrugated Airfoil performing Unsteady Motions at Low Reynolds Number”, Fluid Dynamics Research, Volume 52, Number 1, 2020 Journal Impact Factor 0.993
  • Muhammad Umer Sohail, Hossein Raza Hamdani, Khalid Parvez. “Flow angularity and swirl flow analysis on Transonic Compressor Rotor by 1D DYNTECC and CFD Analysis”, Fluid Dynamics, Vol 4, 2020 Journal Impact Factor 0.729
  • Taimur Ali Shams, Syed Irtiza Ali Shah, Ali Javed and Syed Hossein Raza Hamdani. “Airfoil Selection Procedure, Wind Tunnel Experimentation and Implementation of 6DOF Modeling on a Flying Wing Micro Aerial Vehicle”, Micromachines 2020, 11(6), 553; https://doi.org/10.3390/mi11060553 Journal Impact Factor 2.426
  • Muhammad Umer Sohail, Hassan Elahi, Asad Islam, Hossein Raza Hamdani, Khalid Parvez & Raees Fida Swati. “CFD analysis on the effects of distorted inlet flows with variable RPM on the stability of the transonic micro-compressor”. Microsystem Technologies (2021) Journal Impact Factor 1.737
  • Muhammad Sohail, Hossein Hamdani, Khalid Parvez, Usman Allauddin, Asad Islam, Hassan Elahi. “Prediction of non-uniform distorted flows, effects on transonic compressors using CFD, Regression Analysis and Artificial Neural Network”. Applied Sciences (2021)
  • Raees Fida Swati, Muhammad Asfand Yar Amjad, Muhammad Talha, Hassan Elahi, H. R. Hamdani, Abid Ali Khan & S. R. Qureshi. “Crashworthiness study of UCAV’s main landing gear using explicit dynamics”. https://doi.org/10.1080/13588265.2022.2028449 International Journal of Crashworthiness 2022
  • Hossein Hamdani and Mao Sun. "A study on the mechanism of High-lift generation by an airfoil in unsteady motion at small Reynolds number", Invited paper, Eighth Asian congress of Fluid Mechanics, 1999.
  • Mao Sun and Hossein Hamdani. “Separation Control by Alternating Tangential Blowing/Suction at Multiple Slots” AIAA 2001-0297, AIAA Conference, January 2001.
  • Hossein Hamdani and Ajmal Baig and Salim Zahir. “A Systematic Study of Separation Control by Varying Various Parameters During Alternating Tangential Blowing/Suction”, AIAA 2003- 0422, AIAA Conference, January 2003
  • Humayun Qureshi, Hossein Hamdani and Khalid Parvez. “Effects on Dynamic Stall on Cambered Airfoil with Drooping Leading Edge Control Strategy” AIAA-2006-1064, AIAA Conference, January 2006
  • Hossein Hamdani, Rizwan Riaz and Khalid Parvez. “Effects Of Different Thickness Variation Strategies on Dynamic Stall In An Oscillating Airfoil” 3rd AIAA Flow Control Conference, Jun 2006, San Francisco, California
  • M. N. Mumtaz, A. Shahzad, H. R. Hamdani and K. Parvez. “Dynamic Stall Control through Passive Devices in Hybrid Configuration”, 51st Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Grapevine Texas 2013
  • Muhammad Aqib Chishty, Dr. Khalid Parvez, Dr. Hossein Raza Hamdani, Sijal Ahmed and Ammar Mushtaq. “Transition Prediction In Low Pressure Turbine (LPT) Using Gamma Theta Model & Passive Control of Separation”, Proceeding of American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2011, International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE2011-62148, USA
  • Shahzad, H. R. Hamdani, K. Parvez and M. N. Mumtaz. “Parametric study of Sweeping Corrugated wing and role of span wise flow in Delayed Stall”, Proceedings of International Bhurban Conference on Applied Science and Technology (IBCAST), 2012
  • A. Shahzad, H. R. Hamdani, M. N. Mumtaz and K. Parvez. “Effect of Reynolds Number on Leading Edge Vortex for a Wing in Unsteady Motion”, Proceedings of International Bhurban Conference on Applied Science and Technology (IBCAST), 2013
  • Muhammad Aqib Chishty, Khalid Parvez, Dr. Hossein Raza Hamdani. “Comparison of Passive Devices for Flow Controlling on Low Pressure Turbine Cascade”, 28th- 30th Nov 2012, ICAMS, CEME, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Muhammad Aqib Chishty, Hossein Raza Hamdani and Khalid Parvez. “Flow Controlling on Low Pressure Turbine Using Passive Methods”, Proceedings of 2012 International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences & Technology (IBCAST), Islamabad, Pakistan, pp. 318-322
  • M. Aqib Chishty, Hossein Raza Hamdani and Khalid Parvez. “Effect of Turbulence Intensities and Passive Flow Control on LP Turbine”, Proceedings of 2013 International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences & Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan