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Dr Abbas Hasan

Lecturer

Faculty and Department

  • Faculty of Science and Engineering
  • Department of Chemical Engineering

Qualifications

  • BSc
  • MSc
  • PhD

Summary

Dr Abbas Hasan has 15 years of experience in research and teaching to undergraduate and postgraduate students. His areas of research interests include: Process control & Instrumentation; Multiphase flow metering & measurement; fluid dynamics of complex two phase flows & viscous fluids and process tomography particularly, for oil/gas industry and environmental applications.

Undergraduate

- Process Control

- Advanced Process Control & Instrumentation

- Heat Transfer and Mass Transfer

- Transport Processes & Introduction to Materials Science

Journal Article

Gas rising through a large diameter column of very viscous liquid: Flow patterns and their dynamic characteristics

Hasan, A. H., Mohammed, S. K., Pioli, L., Hewakandamby, B. N., & Azzopardi, B. J. (2019). Gas rising through a large diameter column of very viscous liquid: Flow patterns and their dynamic characteristics. International journal of multiphase flow, 116, 1-14. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmultiphaseflow.2019.04.001

Thin film thickness measurements in two phase annular flows using ultrasonic pulse echo techniques

Al-Aufi, Y., Hewakandamby, B., Dimitrakis, G., Holmes, M., Hasan, A., & Watson, N. (2019). Thin film thickness measurements in two phase annular flows using ultrasonic pulse echo techniques. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, 66, 67-78. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.flowmeasinst.2019.02.008

Churn flow in high viscosity oils and large diameter columns

Mohammed, S. K., Hasan, A., Dimitrakis, G., & Azzopardi, B. J. (2018). Churn flow in high viscosity oils and large diameter columns. International journal of multiphase flow, 100, 16-29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmultiphaseflow.2017.11.018

Behavior and pressure drop of an upwardly two-phase flow through multi-hole orifices

Zeghloul, A., Azzi, A., Hasan, A., & Azzopardi, B. J. (2018). Behavior and pressure drop of an upwardly two-phase flow through multi-hole orifices. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Part C, Mechanical engineering science, 232(18), 3281-3299. https://doi.org/10.1177/0954406217736081

Experimental investigation of a vertically downward two-phase air-water slug flow

Bouyahiaoui, H., Azzi, A., Zeghloul, A., Hasan, A., & Berrouk, A. S. (2018). Experimental investigation of a vertically downward two-phase air-water slug flow. Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 162, 12-21. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.petrol.2017.12.028

Experimental study of the characteristics of an upward two-phase slug flow in a vertical pipe

Saidj, F., Hasan, A., Bouyahiaoui, H., Zeghloul, A., & Azzi, A. (2018). Experimental study of the characteristics of an upward two-phase slug flow in a vertical pipe. Progress in Nuclear Energy, 108, 428-437. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pnucene.2018.07.001

Dynamics of flow transitions from bubbly to churn flow in high viscosity oils and large diameter columns

Mohammed, S. K., Hasan, A. H., Ibrahim, A., Dimitrakis, G., & Azzopardi, B. J. (2019). Dynamics of flow transitions from bubbly to churn flow in high viscosity oils and large diameter columns. International journal of multiphase flow, 120, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmultiphaseflow.2019.103095

Research interests

My research interests are;

• Process control & instrumentation,

• Multiphase flow modelling, measurement and metering for oil & gas industry,

• Process Tomography & sensor design for multiphase flow applications in oil & gas industry,

• Fluid dynamics,

• Large scale experiments and investigation of two phase flows in environmental applications (e.g. Marine, Volcano).

Postgraduate supervision

Dr Abbas Hasan welcomes PhD applications in the following areas;

• Multiphase flow metering

• Process Tomography in two phase flows for oil & gas industry

• Sensor development for two and three phase flows

• Viscous flow