Dr. Mansoor Ahmad Profile

Designation: Associate Professor, Head of Department
Qualifications:

                                    PhD, University of Stuttgart, Germany                                                               

                                    MSc, University of Stuttgart, Germany                                                

                                    BSc, University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, Pakistan

Teaching Courses:         Environmental Engineering, Engineering Economics                                                                                               
Research Interests: Erosion in steam turbines, Fluid Mechanics, Strength of Materials, Quality Management, etc.

Research/Publications:

Books

Mansoor Ahmad, Experimental assessment of droplet impact erosion of low-pressure steam turbine blades, Shaker Verlag  Aachen, Germany, 2009, ISBN 978-3-8322-8603-3

Publications

M. Ahmad, M. Schatz, M. Casey, An empirical approach to predict droplet impact erosion in low-pressure stages of steam turbines, Wear, 2017, (in press)

M. Ahmad, M. Schatz, M. Casey, Experimental investigation of droplet size influence on low pressure steam turbine blade erosion, Wear, Volume 303, Issues 1–2, 15 June 2013, Pages 83–86

M. Ahmad, M. Casey, N. Sürken, Experimental assessment of droplet impact erosion resistance of steam turbine blade materials, Wear, Volume 267, Issues 9-10, 9 September 2009, pp. 1605-1618

M. Ahmad, R. Sigg, M. Casey, N. Sürken, Steam turbine blade erosion assessment using specimens with a blade-like profile, Proc. 8th Europ. Turbomachinery Conference, Graz, Austria, 2009, pp. 1125-1136

Ahmad, M., Eyb, G., Sürken, N., Casey, M., Experimental investigation of the droplet impact erosion in low pressure steam turbine blades, Proc. 20th Jubilee Turbomachinery Workshop, IFFM Publishers, Gdansk, Poland, 2006.

Conference Papers

Ahmad, M., Eyb, G., Sürken, N., Casey, M., Status of the project KW21 DT3 ,Experimental investigation of the droplet impact erosion in low pressure steam turbine blades, 19th Turbomachinery Workshop, Söllerhaus-Tagung, Hirschegg, Austria, 2005

Mansoor Ahmad, Long-term behaviour of the low pressure steam turbine blade erosion (DT3), 3.Workshop Kraftwerke des 21. Jahrhunderts, Haus der Wirtschaft, Stuttgart, Germany,  20. July, 2006

Ahmad, M., Casey, M.V., Sürken, N., Long-term Behaviour of Low Pressure Steam Turbine Blade Erosion, 4. KW21-Workshop, Munich, Germany ,18. July, 2007

Ahmad, M., Sigg, R., Casey, M., Long-term behaviour of low pressure steam turbine blade erosion, Abschlusskolloquium Forschungsinitiative "Kraftwerke des 21. Jahrhunderts", Kraftwerk Altbach, Germany, 30.-31.10.2008

Casey, M., Ahmad, M., Tropfengrößeneinfluss auf Erosionsvorgänge (BWL 32 DT), Charakterisierung von Erosionsvorgängen (BWW 32 DT), Kick-off Phase II Forschungsinitiative, KW21 – Kraftwerke des 21. Jahrhunderts”, Kraftwerke  Ingolstadt/Großmehring und Ingolstadt/Irsching, Germany, 14.-15. May 2009

Ahmad, M., Seybold, U. , Weber, U., BWL 32 DT: Tropfengrößeneinfluss auf Erosionsvorgänge – BWW 32 DT: Charakterisierung von Erosionsvorgängen", KW21- Arbeitskreistreffen, Erlangen, Germany,  17. February 2010

Ahmad, M., Salvador, I., Erosion in low-pressure steam turbines, KW21-Workshop, Karlsruhe, Germany 28.-29. September 2010

Ahmad, M., BWL 32 DT: Tropfengrößeneinfluss auf Erosionsvorgänge / BWW 32 DT: Charakterisierung von Erosionsvorgängen, 3. Workshop KW21 Phase II, TU Munich - Garching, Germany, 10./11. October 2011