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Dr Khalid Saleh

Dr Khalid Saleh
Name Khalid Saleh
Position Lecturer (Mechanical Engineering)
Section School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Office Z405
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2889
Extension 2889
Qualifications MSc Al-Nahrain , PhD USQ

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Mechanical Engineering not elsewhere classified ( 091399 )
  • Mechanical Engineering not elsewhere classified ( 401799 )
  • Mechanical Engineering ( 401700 )

Research interests
Icing in Aircraft Engines, CFD, and Thermo-Fluid

Currently teaching courses/programs
Heat transfer, Fluid mechanics, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Solid Modelling and Stress analysis.

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
8 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
11 Years

Research most recent
Saeed, R., Buttsworth, D. and Saleh, K., 2019. A new wind tunnel facility for ice crystal icing experiments (No. 2019-01-1926). SAE Technical Paper.

Leis, J., Buttsworth, D., Saeed, R., Saleh, K., McGilvray, M. and Gillespie, D., 2019. Microwave technique for liquid water detection in icing applications (No. 2019-01-1930). SAE Technical Paper.

Al-lwayzy, S.H., Yusaf, T., Saleh, K. and Yousif, B., 2019. The Influence of Emulsified Water Fuel Containing Fresh Water Microalgae on Diesel Engine Performance, Combustion, Vibration and Emission. Energies, 12(13), p.2546.

Research most notable
Al-Rbaihat, R., Malpress, R., Buttsworth, D. and Saleh, K., 2018, December. Detached eddy simulation of an adjustable radial ejector. In Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society.

Al-Manea, A., Buttsworth, D., Leis, J., Choudhury, R. and Saleh, K., 2018. Measurement of water vapour in axisymmetric jet development using TDLAS. Measurement, 10, p.13.

Saleh, K.H., 2013. Initial development of ice crystal ice accretion at conditions related to turbofan operation at high Altitude (Doctoral dissertation, University of Southern Queensland).

Yusaf, T, Saleh, K & Said, MA 2011, 'Engine performance and emission analysis of LPG-SI engine with the aid of artificial neural network', Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part A: Journal of Power and Energy, vol. 225, no. 5, pp. 591-600,

Saleh, KH, Buttsworth, DR & Yusaf, T 2010, Development of a small icing wind tunnel for simulating the initial stages of solid phase ice accretion, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand,

Yusaf, TF, Buttsworth, DR, Saleh, KH & Yousif, BF 2010, 'CNG-diesel engine performance and exhaust emission analysis with the aid of artificial neural network', Applied Energy, vol. 87, no. 5, pp. 1661-9,

Buttsworth, D, Saleh, K & Yusaf, T 2009, 'Discrete particle simulation for the initial stages of ice accretion in aircraft engines: Initial model development', paper presented to Energy and Environment, 2009. ICEE 2009. 3rd International Conference on, 7-8 Dec. 2009.

Publications in ePrints

Eayal Awwad, K. Y. and Yousif, B. F.ORCID: and Fallahnezhad, Khosro and Saleh, Khalid and Zeng, Xuesen (2021) Influence of Graphene Nanoplatelets on Mechanical Properties and Adhesive Wear Performance of Epoxy-Based Composites. Friction, 9 (4). pp. 856-875. ISSN 2223-7690

Diykh, Mohammed and Miften, Firas Sabar and Abdulla, ShahabORCID: and Saleh, Khalid and Green, Jonathan H.ORCID: (2020) Robust approach for depth of anaesthesia assessment based on hybrid transform and statistical features. IET Science, Measurement & Technology, 14 (1). pp. 128-136. ISSN 1751-8822

Saeed, Ramiz and Buttsworth, David and Saleh, Khalid (2019) A new wind tunnel facility for ice crystal icing experiments. In: 2019 International Conference on Icing of Aircraft, Engines, and Structures, 17-21 June 2019, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

Diykh, Mohammed and Abdulla, ShahabORCID: and Saleh, Khalid and Deo, Ravinesh C.ORCID: (2019) Fractal dimension undirected correlation graph-based support vector machine model for identification of focal and non-focal electroencephalography signals. Biomedical Signal Processing and Control, 54:101611. pp. 1-10. ISSN 1746-8094

Saeed, R. I. and Saleh, Kh. and Buttsworth, D. (2019) Ice crystal icing wind tunnel at USQ: initial characterisation. In: International Society for Air Breathing Engines (ISABE 2019), 22-27 Sept 2019, Canberra, Australia.

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Mechanical Engineering not elsewhere classified ( 091399 )
  • Mechanical Engineering not elsewhere classified ( 401799 )

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