#### Shams Forruque Ahmed , Assistant Professor of Mathematics & Computational Science

Ph.D. in Computational Fluid Dynamics, Central Queensland University, Australia

M.Phil. in Applied Mathematics, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh

M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh

B.Sc. in Applied Mathematics, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh

**Biography**

Dr. Ahmed joined AUW in 2017. He earned his Ph.D. in Computational Fluid Dynamics from the Central Queensland University, Australia. Before that he received his B. Sc., M. Sc., and M.Phil. in Applied Mathematics from the University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh. Dr. Ahmed started his teaching career as a lecturer at Prime University, Bangladesh in 2009. He served at Deakin University, Australia, as a Research Fellow, and then joined North South University, Bangladesh.

**Teaching**

Discrete Mathematics, Probability & Statistics, Introduction to Computer Programming in Fall 2017

**Research**

**Research Interests:**

Computational Fluid Dynamics

Sustainable Energy Technologies

Heat Transfer

**Project involvements and grants obtained:**

Chief Investigator: Thermal Performance of Earth Pipe Cooling and Heating System in a Subtropical Climate. The research project was funded by North South University, Bangladesh in 2016-2017. Amount granted: BDT 400000.

**Publications**

**Authored Books:**

1. S. F. Ahmed, 2011. Fiber Motion in Turbulent Flow: A Mathematical study of fiber suspensions in turbulent flow.Lambert Academic Publishing LimitedGmbH & Co. KG. Germany. ISBN: 978-3846548660.

**Book Chapters:**

2. S.F. Ahmed, M.M.K. Khan, M.T.O. Amanullah, M.G. Rasul and N.M.S. Hassan. 2015. Numerical Modelling of Vertical Earth Pipe Cooling System for Hot and Humid Subtropical Climate, In: Progress in Clean Energy, Volume II: Novel Systems and Applications, Springer, ISBN: 978-3-319-17030-5.

3 S.F. Ahmed, M.M.K. Khan, M.T.O. Amanullah, M.G. Rasul and N.M.S. Hassan. 2015. Performance evaluation of hybrid earth pipe cooling with horizontal piping system, In: ThermofluidModelling for Energy Efficiency Applications, Elsevier, ISBN: 9780128025895.

**Journal Articles:**

4. S. F. Ahmed, M. T. O. Amanullah, M. M. K. Khan, M. G. Rasul, and N. M. S. Hassan, “Parametric study on thermal performance of horizontal earth pipe cooling system in summer,” Energy Conversion and Management, vol. 114, pp. 324-337, 2016.

5. S. F. Ahmed, M. M. K. Khan, M. T. O. Amanullah, M. G. Rasul, and N. M. S. Hassan, “Performance assessment of earth pipe cooling system for low energy buildings in a subtropical climate,” Energy Conversion and Management, vol. 106, pp. 815-825, 2015.

6. S.F. Ahmed and M. S. A. Sarker, “Derivation of turbulent energy of fiber suspensions,” Journal of Computational and Applied Research in Mechanical Engineering, vol. 4, pp. 155-163, 2015.

7. S. F. Ahmed, M. M. K. Khan, M. T. O. Amanullah, and M. G. Rasul, “Selection of suitable passive cooling strategy for a subtropical climate,” International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, vol. 9 (1), pp. 1-11, 2014.

8. S. F. Ahmed, M. M. K. Khan, M. G. Rasul, M. T. O. Amanullah, and N. M. S. Hassan, “Comparison of Earth Pipe Cooling Performance Between two Different Piping Systems,” Energy Procedia, vol. 61, pp. 1897-1901, 2014.

9. S. F. Ahmed and M. S. A. Sarker, “Fiber Motion in Dusty Fluid Turbulent Flow in a Rotating System,” International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, vol. 10, pp. 92-109, 2014.

10. S. F. Ahmed, “Conversion of energy equation for turbulent motion and its applications,” Applied and Computational Mathematics, vol. 3, pp. 110-116, 2014.

11. T. Ahasan, S. F. Ahmed, M. G. Rasul, M. M. K. Khan, and A. K. Azad, “Performance Evaluation of Hybrid Green Roof System in a Subtropical Climate Using Fluent,” Journal of Power and Energy Engineering, vol. 2, p. 113, 2014.

12. A. K. Azad, M. G. Rasul, M. M. K. Khan, T. Ahasan, and S. F. Ahmed, “Energy Scenario: Production, Consumption and Prospect of Renewable Energy in Australia,” Journal of Power and Energy Engineering, vol. 2, p. 19, 2014.

13. S. F. Ahmed, “Derivation of turbulent energy in a rotating system,” Journal of Computational and Applied Research in Mechanical Engineering, vol. 3, pp. 75-83, 2013.

14. S. F. Ahmed, “Derivation of energy equation for turbulent flow with two-point correlation,” Pure and Applied Mathematics Journal, vol. 2, pp. 197-200, 2013.

15. S. F. Ahmed, “Derivation of turbulent energy in presence of dust particles,” American Journal of Applied Mathematics, vol. 1, pp. 71-77, 2013.

16. S. F. Ahmed, “Turbulent Energy for Dusty Fluid in a Rotating System,” International Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, vol. 9, pp. 50-61, 2012.

17. S. F. Ahmed and M. S. A. Sarker, “Fibre Suspensions in Turbulent flow with Two-Point Correlation,” Bangladesh Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, vol. 46, pp. 265-270, 2011.

18. S. F. Ahmed and M. S. A. Sarker, “Fibre motion in dusty fluid turbulent flow with two-point correlation,” Journal of Scientific Research, vol. 3, pp. 283-290, 2011.

19. M. S. A. Sarker and S. F. Ahmed, “Motion of fibres in turbulent flow in a rotating system,” Rajshahi University Studies, Part-B, Journal of Science, vol. 37, pp. 107-117, 2009.

**Conference Papers: **

20. S. F. Ahmed, M. M. K. Khan, M. T. O. Amanullah, M. G. Rasul, and N. M. S. Hassan, “Integrated model of horizontal earth pipe cooling system for a hot humid climate,” in 7th International Exergy, Energy and Environment Symposium, Valenciennes, France 2015.

21. A. K. Azad, M. G. Rasul, B. Giannangelo, and S. F. Ahmed, ” Diesel engine performance and emission study using soybean biodiesel blends with fossil diesel,” in 7th International Exergy, Energy and Environment Symposium, Valenciennes, France 2015.

22. A. K. Azad, M. G. Rasul, Rubayat Islam, and S. F. Ahmed, ” A Study on energy and environmental management techniques used in petroleum process industries,” in 7th International Exergy, Energy and Environment Symposium, Valenciennes, France 2015.

23. S. F. Ahmed, M. M. K. Khan, M. T. O. Amanullah, M. G. Rasul, and N. M. S. Hassan, “Performance Analysis of Vertical Earth Pipe Cooling System for Subtropical Climate,” in International Conference on Clean Energy, Istanbul, Turkey 2014, pp. 691-700.

24. S. F. Ahmed, M. M. K. Khan, M. T. O. Amanullah, M. G. Rasul, and N. M. S. Hassan, “Numerical Modelling of Hybrid Vertical Earth Pipe Cooling System,” in The 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Melbourne, Australia 2014.

25. S. F. Ahmed, M. M. K. Khan, M. T. O. Amanullah, M. G. Rasul, and N. M. S. Hassan, “Thermal performance analysis of earth pipe cooling system for subtropical climate,” in 12th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies, Hong Kong, 2013, pp. 1795-1803.