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Ahmed F. Ghoniem

Ahmed F. Ghoniem

H-Index & Metrics

Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering D-index 58 Citations 10,272 289 World Ranking 203 National Ranking 107

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Awards & Achievements

2018 - Fellow of the Combustion Institute for pioneering research in turbulent combustion, combustion dynamics and active control and oxy-combustion

2016 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For contributions to computational fluid dynamics with vortex and particle methods, flame modeling for turbulent combustion, and explanation and control of combustion dynamics

2015 - James Harry Potter Gold Medal, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

1999 - Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Mechanics
  • Carbon dioxide

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Mechanics, Combustion, Combustor, Premixed flame and Vortex. His studies in Mechanics integrate themes in fields like Boundary value problem and Classical mechanics. His Combustion research incorporates elements of Analytical chemistry, Flow velocity, Turbulence, Thermodynamics and Coal.

His Combustor research includes themes of Instability, Coolant, Flue gas, Control theory and Actuator. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Diffusion flame, Laminar flow and Strouhal number. In his research, Wood gas generator and Burgers vortex is intimately related to Computational fluid dynamics, which falls under the overarching field of Vortex.

His most cited work include:

  • Oxy-fuel combustion of pulverized coal: Characterization, fundamentals, stabilization and CFD modeling (618 citations)
  • Response of a laminar premixed flame to flow oscillations: A kinematic model and thermoacoustic instability results (435 citations)
  • Needs, resources and climate change: Clean and efficient conversion technologies (199 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are Mechanics, Combustion, Combustor, Vortex and Thermodynamics. His Mechanics study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Premixed flame and Classical mechanics. His Premixed flame research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Diffusion flame and Laminar flow.

His Combustion research incorporates elements of Waste management, Chemical engineering, Flow and Analytical chemistry. As a part of the same scientific study, Ahmed F. Ghoniem usually deals with the Combustor, concentrating on Control theory and frequently concerns with Control engineering. His Vortex study typically links adjacent topics like Computational fluid dynamics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Mechanics (39.43%)
  • Combustion (30.72%)
  • Combustor (17.65%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Combustion (30.72%)
  • Mechanics (39.43%)
  • Chemical engineering (10.02%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His main research concerns Combustion, Mechanics, Chemical engineering, Thermodynamics and Process engineering. His studies in Combustion integrate themes in fields like Waste management, Sour gas, Methane and Reynolds number. His research in Mechanics intersects with topics in Combustor, Premixed flame and Fluidization.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Particle image velocimetry, Instability and Analytical chemistry. His Chemical engineering research focuses on subjects like Syngas, which are linked to Oxide. His Process engineering study combines topics in areas such as Electricity generation, Chemical looping combustion and Renewable energy.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Fundamentals of electro- and thermochemistry in the anode of solid-oxide fuel cells with hydrocarbon and syngas fuels (108 citations)
  • Fuel flexibility, stability and emissions in premixed hydrogen-rich gas turbine combustion: Technology, fundamentals, and numerical simulations (91 citations)
  • Flame macrostructures, combustion instability and extinction strain scaling in swirl-stabilized premixed CH4/H2 combustion (82 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Mechanics
  • Oxygen

Ahmed F. Ghoniem mainly focuses on Combustion, Mechanics, Analytical chemistry, Premixed flame and Thermodynamics. His Combustion research includes elements of Nuclear engineering and Waste management, Natural gas. A large part of his Mechanics studies is devoted to Flow.

His Analytical chemistry study incorporates themes from Combustor, Hydrogen, Volume and Engineering physics. His study in Premixed flame is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Turbulence, Reynolds number, Diffusion flame and Laminar flow. His work in Thermodynamics addresses issues such as Reaction rate, which are connected to fields such as Waste heat, Surface modification, Membrane technology, Torrefaction and Heat transfer.

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Best Publications

Oxy-fuel combustion of pulverized coal: Characterization, fundamentals, stabilization and CFD modeling

Lei Chen;Sze Zheng Yong;Ahmed F. Ghoniem.
Progress in Energy and Combustion Science (2012)

851 Citations

Response of a laminar premixed flame to flow oscillations: A kinematic model and thermoacoustic instability results

M. Fleifil;A.M. Annaswamy;Z.A. Ghoneim;A.F. Ghoniem.
Combustion and Flame (1996)

633 Citations

Needs, resources and climate change: Clean and efficient conversion technologies

Ahmed F. Ghoniem.
Progress in Energy and Combustion Science (2011)

324 Citations

Analysis of oxy-fuel combustion power cycle utilizing a pressurized coal combustor

Jongsup Hong;Gunaranjan Chaudhry;J.G. Brisson;Randall Field.
Energy (2009)

284 Citations

Numerical modelling of turbulent flow in a combustion tunnel

A. F. Ghoniem;A. J. Chorin;A. K. Oppenheim.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A (1982)

255 Citations

Mechanism of Instabilities in Turbulent Combustion Leading to Flashback

J. O. Keller;L. Vaneveld;D. Korschelt;G. L. Hubbard.
AIAA Journal (1982)

193 Citations

Biomass torrefaction: modeling of volatile and solid product evolution kinetics.

Richard B. Bates;Ahmed F. Ghoniem.
Bioresource Technology (2012)

185 Citations

Grid-free simulation of diffusion using random walk methods

Ahmed F. Ghoniem;Frederick S. Sherman.
Journal of Computational Physics (1985)

173 Citations

Numerical study of a three-dimensional vortex method

Omar M. Knio;Ahmed F. Ghoniem.
Journal of Computational Physics (1990)

169 Citations

Active control of combustion instability: theory and practice

A.M. Annaswamy;A.F. Ghoniem.
IEEE Control Systems Magazine (2002)

161 Citations

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