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 Dr. Ben-Mansour, Rached


Associate Professor
Contact Information

Office               Bldg-63 Room-212                              
Phone              966-13-860 2014                                      
Fax                   966-13-860 2949 (ME Dept)                                 
Websites          Personal Page                            

Ph.D.                (Mechanical Engineering), Purdue University, USA, 1993                           
M.Sc.                (Mechanical Engineering), Purdue University, USA, 1987                         
B.Sc                 (Mechanical Engineering), Purdue University, USA, 1985  
Courses Taught

  • ME 311            Fluid Mechanics
  • ME 315            Heat Transfer
  • ME 316            Thermo fluids Lab

Research Areas

Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer

Representative Publications

  • Ben-Mansour, R; Habib, MA; Bamidele, OE; Basha, M; Qasem, NAA; Peedikakkal, A; Laoui, T; Ali, M ; Carbon capture by physical adsorption: Materials, experimental investigations and numerical modeling and simulations - A review ;2016
  • Habib, MA; Salaudeen, SA; Nemitallah, MA; Ben-Mansour, R; Mokheimer, EMA ; Numerical investigation of syngas oxy-combustion inside a LSCF-6428 oxygen transport membrane reactor ;2016
  • Chatzigeorgiou, D; Youcef-Toumi, K; Ben-Mansour, R ; Design of a Novel In-Pipe Reliable Leak Detector ;2015
  • Ben-Mansour, R; Bamidele, OE; Habib, MA ;  Evaluation of Mg-MOF-74 for post-combustion carbon dioxide capture through pressure swing adsorption ;2015
  • Habib, MA; Ahmed, P; Ben-Mansour, R; Mezghani, K; Alam, Z; Shao-Horn, Y; Ghoniem, AF ; Experimental and Numerical Investigation of La2NiO4 Membranes for Oxygen Separation: Geometry Optimization and Model Validation ;2015
  • Chatzigeorgiou, D; Youcef-Toumi, K; Ben-Mansour, R ;MIT Leak Detector: Modeling and Analysis Toward Leak-Observability ;2015
  • Nemitallah, MA; Habib, MA; Ben Mansour, R; El Nakla, M ;  Numerical predictions of flow boiling characteristics: Current status, model setup and CFD modeling for different non-uniform heating profiles ;2015
  • Said, SAM; Ben-Mansour, R; Habib, MA; Siddiqui, MU ; Reducing the flow mal-distribution in a heat exchanger ;2015
  • Ben-Manosur, R; Ahmed, P; Habib, MA ;Simulation of Oxy-Fuel Combustion of Heavy Oil Fuel in a Model Furnace ;2015
  • Nemitallah, MA; Ben-Mansour, R; Habib, MA; Ahmed, WH; Toor, IH; Gasem, ZM; Badr, HM ; Solid Particle Erosion Downstream of an Orifice ;2015
  • Wu, DL; Chatzigeorgiou, D; Youcef-Toumi, K; Mekid, S; Ben-Mansour, R ;Channel-Aware Relay Node Placement in Wireless Sensor Networks for Pipeline Inspection ;2014
  •  Ben-Mansour, R; Habib, MA; Nemitallah, MA; Rajhi, M; Suara, KA ; Characteristics of Oxyfuel and Air-Fuel Combustion in an Industrial Water Tube Boiler ;2014
  • Nemitallah, MA; Habib, MA; Ben-mansour, R; Ghoniem, AF ;Design of an ion transport membrane reactor for gas turbine combustion application ;2014
  • Malik, J; Toor, IH; Ahmed, WH; Gasem, ZM; Habib, MA; Ben-Mansour, R; Badr, HM ; Evaluating the Effect of Hardness on Erosion Characteristics of Aluminum and Steels ;2014
  • Rajhi, MA; Ben-Mansour, R; Habib, MA; Nemitallah, MA; Andersson, K ; Evaluation of gas radiation models in CFD modeling of oxy-combustion ;2014
  • Malik, J; Toor, IH; Ahmed, WH; Gasem, ZM; Habib, MA; Ben-Mansour, R; Badr, HM ; Investigations on the Corrosion-Enhanced Erosion Behavior of Carbon Steel AISI 1020 ;2014
  • Farooqui, AE; Badr, HM; Habib, MA; Ben-Mansour, R ;Numerical investigation of combustion characteristics in an oxygen transport reactor ;2014
  • Antar, MA; Ben-Mansour, R; Al-Dini, SA ;The effect of thermal radiation on the heat transfer characteristics of lid-driven cavity with a moving surface ;2014​