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College of Electrical & Mechanical Engineering  (CEME)
Dr. Saif Ullah Khalid
Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

CE&ME
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
Peshawar Road, Rawalpindi
Tel : +92-051-9278050-5-4318

Specialization
Mechanical Engineering

Education
PhD (Mechanical Engineering), Pakistan

Computational Fluid Dynamics, Aerodynamics, Nonlinear Dynamics, Control Systems

​Publications:

i.    Journal Publications:

1. M.S.U. Khalid and I. Akhtar, 2017, "Nonlinear Reduced-Order Models for Aerodynamic List of Oscillating Airfoils", Accepted for publication in the Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics.

2.    M. S. U. Khalid, I. Akhtar, and H. Dong, 2016, “Hydrodynamics of a Tandem Fish School with Asynchronous Undulation of Individuals,” Journal of Fluids and Structures, Vol. 66, pp. 19-35, DOI: 10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2016.07.008.

3. M. S. U. Khalid, T. Rabbani, I. Akhtar, N. Durrani, and M.S. Siddiqui, 2015, “Reduced Order Modeling of Torque on a Vertical-Axis Wind Turbine at Varying Tip Speed Ratios,” Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics, Vol. 10, pp. 041012, DOI: 10.1115/1.4028064.

4. M. S. U. Khalid, I. Akhtar, and N. Durrani, 2015, “Analysis of Strouhal Number based Equivalence of Pitching and Plunging Airfoils and Wake Deflection,” The Proceedings of Institute of Mechanical Engineers, Part G: Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Vol. 228(8), pp 1423–1434, DOI: 10.1177/0954410014551847.


ii.   Conference Publications:

1.    A. Syed, A. Abdullah, M. A. Shehzad and M. S. U. Khalid, 2017, "Aerodynamics of a Flying Wing UAV with Backward Facing Stepped Wing Profile", 14th International Bhurbhan Conference on Applied Sciences & Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan.

2.    H. Zaidi, I. Akhtar, I. Majeed, T. Zaidi, and M. S. U. Khalid, 2016, “Application of Nonlinear Dynamics for Complementing Conventional Time and Frequency Domain HRV Analysis for Sinus Rhythm, Atrial Fibrillation, and Congestive Heart Failure,” Under review for ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Phoenix, AZ, USA (Nov 11-17).

3. M. S. U. Khalid and I. Akhtar, 2016, “Nonlinear Reduced-Order Models for Lift of Oscillating Airfoils,” Accepted for ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Phoenix, AZ, USA (Nov 11-17).

4. M. S. U. Khalid, I. Akhtar and H. Dong, 2015, “Nonlinear Characterization for Flow over Oscillating Elliptic Airfoils,” 45th Fluid Dynamics Conference, AIAA Aviation Forum, Dallas, TX, USA (June 22-26).

5. H. Imtiaz, I. Akhtar and M. S. U. Khalid, 2015, “Proper Orthogonal Decomposition Closure Models for Burgers and Navier-Stokes Equations,” 22nd Computational Fluid Dynamics Conference, AIAA Aviation Forum, Dallas, TX, USA (June 22-26).

6. T. Rabbani, M. S. U. Khalid, I. Akhtar and M. S. Siddiqui, 2014, “Reduced Order Modeling of Loads on a Vertical Axis Wind-Turbine,” Proceedings of the 11th IEEE International Bhurban Conference on Applied Sciences & Technology (IBCAST), Pakistan, pp. 298-303, DOI: 10.1109/IBCAST.2014.6778160.

7. K. Nazir, I. Akhtar, N. Durrani and M. S. U. Khalid, 2013, “Numerical Study to Analyze the Effects of Hot/Cold Aisle Configurations on Heat Transfer Phenomenon in a Data Center,” Proc. ASME 56252; Volume 8B: Heat Transfer and Thermal Engineering, V08BT09A030, DOI: 10.1115/IMECE2013-64457, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, San Diego, California, USA (Nov 13-21)

8. M. S. U. Khalid and I. Akhtar, 2012, “Characteristics of Flow Past a Symmetric Airfoil at Low Reynolds Number, A Nonlinear Perspective,” Proc. ASME 45233, Volume 7: Fluids and Heat, Transfer, Parts A, B, C and D: 167-175, DOI: 10.1115/IMECE2012-87389, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Houston, Texas, USA (Nov 9-15).

9. N. Qazi, M. S. U. Khalid and I. Akhtar, 2012, “GPU-Based Simulations to Analyze the Effect of Heat Source in Mixed Convection,” Proc. ASME 45233, Volume 7: Fluids and Heat Transfer, Parts A, B, C and D: 361-371, DOI: 10.1115/IMECE2012-85850, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Houston, Texas, USA (Nov 9-15)

10. M.A. Malik, M. S. U. Khalid and F. Barlas. “Modeling & Simulation of Kinematics for an Active Flapping and Pitching Mechanism,” Proceedings of World Congress on Engineering, , Vol. II, pp 1306-1311, ISBN 978-988-18210-7-2, ISSN 2078-0958 (Print), ISSN 2078-0966 (Online), June 30-July 02, 2010, UK.

11. M. S. U. Khalid and M. A. Malik. “Modeling & Simulation of Supersonic Flow using McCormack’s Technique,” Proceedings of World Congress on Engineering, , Vol. II, pp 1668-1672, ISBN 978-988-18210-1-0, July 1-3, 2009, UK.

DESIGNATION​ ​FROM​ TO​​ University / Institute​​
Assistant Professor Apr 2012 ​Date ​​Deptt of Mechanical Engineering, NUST College of EME
​Visiting Research Scholar ​Oct 2014 ​Mar 2015
​Department of Mechanical & Aeropsace Engineering, University of Virginia, USA
​Lecturer ​Sep 2009 ​Mar 2012 ​Department of Mechanical Engineering, NUST College of EME
​Lecturer ​Sep 2008 ​Aug 2009
​Department of Mechanical Engineering, HITEC University, Taxila Pakistan
​Lab Engineer ​May 2007 ​Aug 2008 ​Department of Mechanical Engineering, NUST College of EME
 
 
COURSES TAUGHT
COURSE COD​E COURSE TITLE​
ME-233 Mechanics of Materials
ME-193​ Engineering Mechanics
ME-322 Heat & Mass Transfer
ME-191 Computer Aided Engineering Drawing
​ME-437  Mechanical Vibrations
​ME-261 ​Control Systems