This page provides access to research works by Ir. Dr. Nasrul Amri Mohd Amin, currently a Senior Lecturer of School of Mechatronic Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP).

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Skills and Expertise: Materials, Mechanical Properties, Fluid Mechanics, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Renewable Energy Technologies, Numerical Simulation, Numerical Modeling, CFD Simulation, Engineering Thermodynamics, Aerodynamics, Thermal Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Energy, Energy Engineering, Composites, Renewable Energy, Heat Exchangers, Experimental Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Applied Thermodynamics, Convection, Thermal Analysis, Energy Storage, Thermal,Conductivity, Fluid, UAV, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning, CFX, Heat Capacity, Petroleum Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Pcm and Aircraft Design.

Recent Submissions

  • Optimisation of a phase change thermal storage system 

    Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Belusko, Martin; Bruno, Frank (World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology (WASET), 2009-10)
    PCMs have always been viewed as a suitable candidate for off peak thermal storage, particularly for refrigeration systems, due to the high latent energy densities of these materials. However, due to the need to have them ...
  • Maximizing the energy storage performance of phase change thermal storage systems 

    Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Bruno, Frank; Belusko, Martin (ACTA Press, 2009-03)
    Phase Change Material (PCM) is considered as a good Thermal Energy Storage (TES) material as it can provide much higher energy storage densities compared to conventional sensible thermal storage materials. An extensive ...
  • Effective thermal conductivity for melting in PCM encapsulated in a sphere 

    Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Bruno, Frank, Dr.; Belusko, Martin (Elsevier Ltd., 2014-06)
    Heat transfer in phase change materials (PCMs) contained in spherical encapsulations can be modelled more simply if an effective thermal conductivity can be determined to represent the natural convection occurring within ...
  • The interlaminar shear strength test of helical wound glass fibre reinforced epoxy laminates subjected to hydrothermal ageing 

    Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid, Dr.; Mohd Afendi, Rojan, Dr.; Ruslizam, Daud, Dr.; Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Azizul, Mohamad; M. Hekman (Trans Tech Publications, 2014-06)
    This paper presents the experimental investigation of interlaminar shear strength (ILSS) tests of helical wound glass fibre reinforced epoxy (GRE) pipes subjected to hydrothermal ageing. Currently, the test is being used ...
  • Strength of three-point-bending ductile adhesive joint with dissimilar adherent 

    Siti Nurhashima; Mohd Afendi, Rojan, Dr.; Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid, Dr.; M.Taufik (Trans Tech Publications, 2014-06)
    In this study, an experimental investigation was conducted in order to determine the effect of different adhesive thickness (i.e., 0.1, 0.5, 0.7 and 1 mm) on strength of ductile adhesive joint. The study scope covers both ...
  • Stress and thermal analysis of CubeSat structure 

    Nur Athirah, Matnawi; Mohd Afendi, Rojan, Dr.; Ku Hafizan; Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid, Dr. (Trans Tech Publications, 2014-06)
    This paper presents the stress and thermal analysis on the CubeSat structure to study the survivability of the CubeSat during the launching process or operating condition at the orbit is presented. Various design of ...
  • Effects of elevated temperatures on the compression strength of nanoclay filled unsaturated polyester resin 

    Fartini, Mohd Suhut; Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid, Dr.; Mohd Afendi, Rojan, Dr.; Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Azizul, Mohamad (Trans Tech Publications, 2014-06)
    The paper describes the effects of the montmorillonite (MMT) fillers commonly known as nanoclay, on the compression properties of unsaturated polyester resins at different weight percentage of nanoclay. Modified resin ...
  • 3D finite element stress analysis of butt adhesively bonded dissimilar joint: effect of bond thickness on strength 

    Izzawati, Basirom; Mohd Afendi, Rojan, Dr.; M. Afif; Siti Nurhashima; Ruslizam, Daud, Dr.; Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid, Dr. (Trans Tech Publications, 2014-06)
    The butt joint is the most studied type of adhesive joints in the literature. However, the joint strength prediction of joints is still a controversial issue as it involves a lot of factors that are difficult to quantify ...
  • Tensile strength of untreated napier grass fibre reinforced unsaturated polyester composites 

    Haameem, M.J.A.; Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid, Dr.; E.A.H, Engku Ubaidillah; Mohd Afendi, Rojan, Dr.; Ruslizam, Daud, Dr.; Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr. (Trans Tech Publications, 2014-06)
    This paper describes the experimental investigation of the tensile strength of untreated Napier grass fibre reinforced polyester composites. Napier grass fibres were extracted trough conventional water retting process and ...
  • Modelling of multi-axial ultimate elastic wall stress (UEWS) test for glass fibre reinforced epoxy (GRE) composite pipes 

    Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid, Dr.; Mohd Afendi, Rojan, Dr.; Ruslizam, Daud, Dr.; Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Azizul, Mohamad; Cheng, Ee Meng, Dr.; Gibson, A. G. (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    This paper describes the modeling of multiaxial ultimate elastic wall stress (UEWS) at room temperature for glass fibre reinforced epoxy (GRE) composite pipes. The model developed, predicts the stress-strain response caused ...
  • General lifetime damage model for glass fibre reinforced epoxy (GRE) composite pipes under multiaxial loading 

    Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid, Dr.; Mohd Afendi, Rojan, Dr.; Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin; Ruslizam, Daud, Dr.; Azizul, Mohamad; Cheng, E.M.; Gibson, A.G.; M. Hekman (Trans Tech Publications, 2014)
    This paper presents the modelling of a general lifetime performance for glass fibre reinforced epoxy (GRE) composite pipes similar to the well-known Tsai-Hill interactive failure criterion. Tsai Hill criterion is based on ...
  • General lifetime damage model for glass fibre reinforced epoxy (GRE) composite pipes under multiaxial loading 

    Azizul, Mohamad; Mohd Afendi, Rojan, Dr.; M, Hekman; Gibson, A.G; Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid, Dr.; Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Ruslizam, Daud, Dr.; Meng, Cheng Ee, Dr. (Trans Tech Publications, 2014)
    This paper presents the modelling of a general lifetime performance for glass fibre reinforced epoxy (GRE) composite pipes similar to the well-known Tsai-Hill interactive failure criterion. Tsai Hill criterion is based ...
  • Experimental studies of a Ranque-Hilsch vortex tube 

    Azizul, Mohamad; Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin; Zuradzman, Mohamad Razlan; Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    Vortex tube is a device that separates a compressed flow of gas into two streams simultaneously, one giving kinetic energy to the other, resulting one hotter than the inlet temperature and one lower, without having any ...
  • Experimental investigation of PCM spheres in thermal energy storage system 

    Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin, Dr.; Azizul, Mohamad; Mohd Shukry, Abdul Majid, Dr.; Mohd Afendi, Rojan, Dr.; Bruno, Frank, Dr.; Belusko, Martin (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    This paper presents the experimental result of a small scale packed bed of random spheres with encapsulated PCM being charged and discharged. A vapor compression refrigerator and heated room with fan heater were used to ...
  • Effectiveness–NTU correlation for low temperature PCM encapsulated in spheres 

    Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin; Bruno, Frank, Dr.; Belusko, Martin (Elsevier Ltd., 2012-05)
    The applicability of the effectiveness–NTU method for characterising a PCM thermal energy storage system was experimentally investigated. The system consisted of PCM encapsulated in spheres with a liquid heat transfer ...
  • Optimising PCM thermal storage systems for maximum energy storage effectiveness 

    Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin; Belusko, Martin; Bruno, Frank; Liu, Ming (Elsevier Ltd., 2012-09)
    A new performance parameter for PCM thermal storage systems, the energy storage effectiveness, is defined. This parameter can be used to optimise the design of any PCM thermal storage system to maximise the use of the ...
  • Investigation of conducting pins in sphere filled with phase change material for enhancing heat transfer in thermal energy storage 

    Nasrul Amri, Mohd Amin; Bruno, Frank, Dr.; Belusko, Martin (Trans Tech Publications., 2012)
    The utilisation of phase change material (PCM) for thermal energy storage (TES) can significantly enhance the energy savings achievable with renewable thermal systems. Sphere based packed bed systems have been used as TES ...