Name: Rafa Abbas Hassan Albaldawi
Contacts: +964- 7901351696 - 7728609790
Email : Rafa@kus.edu.iq
Position: Deputy Dean for Scientific Affairs
Scientific Position: Asst. Prof.
Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering, Wales – UK , 1990
M.Sc in Mechanical Engineering, Wales – UK , 1988
B.Sc in Mechanical Engineering, Baghdad Univ. –, 1985
Language:English (Read & write),
Date of Birth: Feb. 02/1962
Duties and responsibilities: (1992-2011)
1- Head of Hydraulic control system Division (Ministry of housing and Rehabilitation)
2- Head of Information Technology & computers Department in Saad's Company
3- Deputy Dean of college of Eng. (Administrative affairs) (2006-2011)
4- Head of continuing Education center (2013-2014)
5- Head and member of different kind of committees within the college and university.
Acadmic Record (1997-2015)
- Lecturer for both Undergraduate and post graduate studies (B.Sc, M.Sc, Ph.D)
- Hydraulic Machinery (B.Sc)
- Advance Hydraulic system (M.Sc & Ph.D) course
- Technical English Language (M.Sc & Ph.D) course (2012-2015)
- A Lecturer for computer software and its application (Programming Languages, Basic,Fortran, Pascal, VB)
- A lecturer for Artificial Intelligence (Expert system)
- Supervising of a large Number of M.Sc students in Mech. Eng.
- Member of many examination committees for Ph.D and M.Sc. postgraduate students.
- Member of Scientific conferences in the College of Engineering
- Present different kind of seminars (E. government, Technology incubator ..etc)
ADDITIONAL INTERRESTS AND SKILLS
1- Director of Thurya computer and Internet Center (Private sector)
2- Design different kind of Database system
- Administration Database System
- Students Database System
- Engineering consulting Bureau Database
- Administration of Engineering Contract
4- Computer Skills:MS office,Database Sys.Photoshop, Primavera
Rsereach & Studies
1. Al-Baldawi R.A. & J. Watton, "A modified transfer function approach using model analysis for the computer simulation of electrohydraulic systems with transmission lines" September 1988, Sheffield, England.
2.Al-Baldawi R.A, "The Effect of Servovalve Lap on the Performance of a closed – Loop Electrohydraulic position control system" .Al-Rafidian J. Mosul Univ.l, Vol 17, No:5,2009.
3. Al-Baldawi R.A & Saffa A. Ghadhban " Computerized hydraulic circuit design by using Expert System Technology", Engineering and Development Journal, Vol12, No.1, March 2008.
4. Al-Baldawi R.A " Improved performance of Fluid Power System using Updating Knowledge-Based System" ,Journal .of Engineering and development , College of Eng. Mustansiryia university, 2009
5. Al-Baldawi, R.H, Azhar, A.H "Integration of R S & GIS to Study and Mapping Sand encroachment and mobile dunes in Iraq" , GeoTunis Conference , Dec.2009, Tunis.
6. Al-Baldawi R.A. , Mohammed N.A " Experimental Investigation of Heat Transfer Ehancement Using Eccentric converging –diverging Tube" ,12-17 . Sept. 2011, PP 154-160,vol 4, Scientific and Technical conference ,Ukrania.
7. Al-Baldawi R.A. , Mohammed N.A "tube damage Mechanism and analysis in high pressure feed water heater", J.Eng. & Development , College of Engineering, Mustinsyria Univ. 2011.
8. Al-Baldawi R.A. , Mohammed N.A, Hussien Hamed, Mazin Muaeed "Evaluate the performance of high pressure feed water heater" Accepted paper to be published in the Scientific Journal of Al-Qadisyia University ,2012.
9.Al-Baldawi R.A. ,Tarrad A.H., Issa A.A. " IMPLEMENTATION OF EXPERT SYSTEM MODELING TO THERMAL-HYDRAULIC DESIGN of HYDRAULIC SYSTEMS" ASME-POWER 2014 conference ,paper No. 32038, 28-31 July 2014, Maryland ,USA
10.Al-Baldawi R.A. , Shyaa A.K , Nuri, H.S."Heat Storage Enhanced in Solar Chimney Power Plant Model Using PCM Material " ASME-POWER 2014 conference ,paper No. 32005, 28-31 July 2014, Maryland ,USA
11. .Al-Baldawi R.A. , Shyaa A.K , Ban M. Hasan “Experimental study on the effect of using Metallic brushes on the charging and discharging time of thermal Energy storage unit” No.9 Vol 21 , Sept 2015, Journal of Engineering.
12. .Al-Baldawi R.A. , Shyaa A.K , Ban M. Hasan” Expermintal study on the effect of copper lessing rings in phase change material (PCM) on the performance of thermal energy storage unit: No. 4 Vol. 11 , PP 60-63 , 2015, Al-Kwarizme Engineering Journal.
13. Al-Baldawi R.A. , Shyaa A.K ,Suha A. Ameer “ Experimental study to enhance square duct by using single ribbe tape “ to be publish 2016, Journal of Engineering,
14. Al-Baldawi R.A. , Shyaa A.K ,Maryam M.Abbod “ enhancement design velocity of solar Chimney power plant model by change area of roof” Alkwarizmi journal , to be publish 2016.