Nadimul Haque Faisal

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– Research ID: E-6450-2010

– ORCID:0000-0001-5033-6336

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Book Chapter (Published)

Nadimul H Faisal, Rehan Ahmed, Sheikh Z Islam, Mamdud Hossain, Matheus F A Goosen, Sai P Katikaneni, Chapter 7: Fuel cells as an energy source for desalination applications, p. 131-145 [RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES FOR WATER DESALINATION, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group; ISBN: 978-1-138-02917-0 (Hardbook); ISBN: 978-1-315-64391-5 (e-Book); Editors: Hacene Mahmoudi, Noreddine Ghaffour, Mattheus F. A. Goosen, Jochen Bundschuh] (June 2017)

Refereed Journal (Published)

2019

56. Ghazi Droubi, Caorran Fosbrooke, Jenny McConnachie, N. H. Faisal, Indentation based strength analysis of adhesively bonded leading-edge composite joints in wind turbine blades, SN Applied Sciences, July 2019, 1:691 (doi: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs42452-019-0735-6)

55. Chrys O. Chikere, Nadimul Haque Faisal, Paul Kong Thoo Lin, Carlos Fernandez, The synergistic effect between graphene oxide nanocolloids and silicon dioxide nanoparticles for Gallic Acid sensing, Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry, May 2019 (doi:
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10008-019-04267-9 )

54. Nadimul Haque Faisal, Lewis Mann, Conor Duncan, Euan Dunbar, Michael Clayton, Mark Frost, Jennifer McConnachie, Ahmed Fardan, Rehan Ahmed, Diametral compression test method to analyse relative surface stresses in thermally sprayed coated and uncoated circular disc specimens, Surface and Coatings Technology, 357, 497-514, 2019 (doi: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0257897218311605?via%3Dihub)

2018

53. R. Ahmed, G. Vourlias, A. Algoburi, C. Vogiatzis, D. Chaliampalias, S. Skolianos, L.-M. Berger, S. Paul, N. H. Faisal, F.-L. Toma, N. M. Al-Anazi, M. F. A. Goosen, Comparative study of corrosion Performance of HVOF-sprayed coatings produced using conventional and suspension WC-Co feedstock [Manuscript accepted, Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, Oct 2018 (doi: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11666-018-0775-2)

52. Nadimul Haque Faisal, Reza Sanaee, Rao Martand Singh, John Murray, Abbie McLaughlin, David Healy, Tung-Lik Lee, Neutron scattering study for stress-strain behaviour of porous geological rocks subjected to unconfined uniaxial compression, Modern Practice in Stress and Vibration Analysis (MPSVA) 2018, IOP Conf. Series: Journal of Physics: Conf. Series, 1106 (2018) 012011 (doi: http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1742-6596/1106/1/012011)

51. Nadimul Haque Faisal, Rehan Ahmed, Saurav Goel, Graham Cross, Future of nanoindentation in archaeometry [Manuscript accepted, Journal of Materials Research, July 2018, doi: https://doi.org/10.1557/jmr.2018.280 ]

50. Alasdair Crawford, Mohamad Ghazi Droubi, Nadimul Haque Faisal, Analysis of acoustic emission propagation in metal-to-metal adhesively bonded joints, Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation, 2018; 37:33; (doi: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10921-018-0488-y)

49. Mohamad Ghazi Droubi, Alan Stuart, John Mowat, Craig Noble, Anil Kumar Prathuru, Nadimul Haque Faisal, Acoustic emission method to study fracture (Mode-I, II) and residual strength characteristics in composite-to-metal and metal-to-metal adhesively bonded joints, The Journal of Adhesion, 94 (5), 347-386, 2018 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00218464.2017.1278696)

48. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, A. K. Prathuru, S. P. Katikaneni, M. F. A. Goosen, S. Y. Zhang, Neutron diffraction residual strain measurements of molybdenum carbide based solid oxide fuel cell anode layers with metal oxides on Hastelloy X, Experimental Mechanics, 58(4), 585-603, 2018, (DOI: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11340-017-0298-7) [Special Issue: Mechanics of Energy Materials]

2017

47. Kristof Starost, Evelien Frijns, Jo Van Laer, Nadimul Faisal, Ainhoa Egizabal, Cristina Elizextea, Maria Blazquez, Inge Nelissen, James Njuguna, Assessment of Nanoparticles Release into the Environment during Drilling of Carbon Nanotubes/Epoxy and Carbon Nanofibres/Epoxy Nanocomposites, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2017 (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2017.06.057)

46. M. G. Droubi, J. Mcafee, R. C. Horne, S. Walker, C. Klaassen, A. Crawford, A. K. Prathuru, N. H. Faisal, Mixed-mode fracture characteristics of metal-to-metal adhesively bonded joints: experimental and simulation methods, Structural Integrity Procedia, 5C (2017) pp. 40-47 (doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prostr.2017.07.059)

45. Josef Hlinka, Stanislav Lasek, Nadimul Faisal, Corrosion properties of anodized titanium, Acta Metallurgica Slovaca, Vol. 23, 2017, No. 3, p. 270-275 [doi: http://www.qip-journal.eu/index.php/ams/article/viewFile/982/857%5D

44. N. H. Faisal, M. G. Droubi, J. A. Steel, Corrosion monitoring of offshore structures using acoustic emission sensor, Corrosion Management, p. 14 -16, Issue 139, September/October 2017

43. Kristof Starost, Evelien Frijns, Jo Van Laer, Nadimul Faisal, Ainhoa Egizabal, Cristina Elizextea, Inge Nelissen, Maria Blazquez, James Njuguna, The Effect of Nanosilica (SiO2) and Nanoalumina (Al2O3) Reinforced Polyester Nanocomposites on Aerosol Nanoparticle Emissions into the Environment during Automated Drilling, Aerosol Science and Technology, May 2017 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02786826.2017.1330535)

42. O. Ali, R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, N. M. Al-Anazi, Y. O. Elakwah, M. F.A. Goosen, Nanoindentation Evaluation of Suspension Thermal Sprayed Nanocomposite WC-Co Coatings, Key Engineering Materials, 735, 2017, p. 225-229 (doi: https://www.scientific.net/KEM.735.225)

41. G. Watson, K. Starost, P. Bari, N. H. Faisal, S. Mishra, J. Njuguna, Tensile and Flexural Properties of Hybrid Graphene Oxide/Epoxy Carbon Fibre Reinforced Composites, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 195 (1), 012009 (doi: https://doi.org/10.1088/1757-899X/195/1/012009)

40. K. Starost, E. Frijns, J. V. Laer, N. H. Faisal, A. Egizabal, C. Elizextea, I. Nelissen, M. Blazquez, J. Njuguna, Environmental Particle Emissions due to Automated Drilling of Polypropylene Composites and Nanocomposites Reinforced with Talc, Montmorillonite and Wollastonite, IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering, 195 (1), 012011 (doi: https://doi.org/10.1088/1757-899X/195/1/012011)

39. Mohamad G. Droubi, Nadimul H. Faisal, Fraser Orr, John A. Steel, Mohamed El-Shaib, Acoustic emission method for defect detection and identification in carbon steel welded joints, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 134, 2017, p. 28–37 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2017.03.012)

38. N. H. Faisal, Anil K. Prathuru, Saurav Goel, R. Ahmed, M. G. Droubi, B. D. Beake, Y. Q. Fu, Cyclic nanoindentation and nano-impact fatigue mechanisms of functionally graded TiN/TiNi film (Special edition on Functional Performance of Shape Memory Alloys, Shape Memory and Superelasticity, 3(2), 149-167, 2017) (doi: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s40830-017-0099-y)

37. O. Ali, R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, Nayef M. Alanazi, L.-M. Berger, A. Kaiser, F.-L. Toma, E. K. Polychroniadis, M. Sall, Y. O. Elakwah, M. F. A. Goosen, Influence of Post-treatment on the Microstructural and Tribomechanical Properties of Suspension Thermally Sprayed WC–12 wt%Co Nanocomposite Coatings, Tribology Letters, 2017, 65:33 (doi: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11249-017-0815-y)

36. J. McAfee, N. H. Faisal, Parametric sensitivity analysis to maximise auxetic effect of polymeric fibre based helical yarn, Composite Structures, 162, 2017, p. 1–12 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruct.2016.11.077)

35. Anil K Prathuru, N. H. Faisal, Sha Jihan, John A Steel, James Njuguna, Stress analysis at the interface of metal-to-metal adhesively bonded composite subjected to 4-point bending: Finite element method (The Journal of Adhesion, 93(11), 2017, p. 855-878; doi: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00218464.2016.1172309)

2015

34. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, S. P. Katikaneni, S. Souentie, M. F. A. Goosen, Development of plasma sprayed molybdenum carbide-based anode layers with various metal oxide precursors for SOFC, Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, 24(8), 2015, p. 1415-1428 (doi: 10.1007/s11666-015-0315-2)

33. Carlos Fernandez, Zbynek Heger, Rene Kizek, Thippeswamy Ramakrishnappa, Agnieszka Boruń, Nadimul H Faisal, Pharmaceutical Electrochemistry: the Electrochemical Oxidation of Paracetamol and Its Voltammetric Sensing in Biological Samples Based on Screen Printed Graphene Electrodes, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 10, 2015, p. 7440-7452 (doi: http://www.electrochemsci.org/papers/vol10/100907440.pdf)

32. M. Ashraf, R. Ahmed, O. Ali, N. H. Faisal, A. El-Sherik, M. Goosen, Finite element modelling of sliding wear in a composite alloy using a free mesh, ASME Journal of Tribology, 137(3), 2015, 031605 (15 pages) (doi:10.1115/1.4029998 )

31. Saurav Goel, Ben Beake, Chi-Wai Chan, N. H. Faisal, Nicholas Dunne, Twinning anisotropy of tantalum during nanoindentation, Materials Science & Engineering A, 627, 2015, p. 249–261 (doi: 10.1016/j.msea.2014.12.075)

30. R. Ahmed, O. Ali, N. H. Faisal, Nayef M. Al-Anazi, S. Al-Mutairi, F.-L. Toma, L.-M. Berger, A. Potthoff, M. F. A. Goosen, Sliding Wear Investigation of Suspension Sprayed WC-Co Nanocomposite Coatings, Wear, 322–323, 2015, p. 133–150 (doi: 10.1016/j.wear.2014.10.021) [25th most hottest article (April to June 2015)]

29. R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, Nayef M. Al-Anazi, S. Al-Mutairi, F.-L. Toma, L.-M. Berger, A. Potthoff, Y. O. Elakwah, M. F. A. Goosen, Structure Property Relationship of Suspension Thermally Sprayed WC-Co Nanocomposite Coatings, Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, 24(3), 2015, p. 357-377 (doi: 10.1007/s11666-014-0174-2)

2014

28. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, A. K. Prathuru, S. Spence, M. Hussain, J. A. Steel, An improved Vickers indentation fracture toughness model to assess the quality of thermally sprayed coatings, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 128, 2014, p. 189–204

(doi: 10.1016/j.engfracmech.2014.07.015)

27. R. Ahmed, H.L. de Villiers Lovelock, N. H. Faisal, S. Davies, Structure–property relationships in a CoCrMo alloy at micro and nano-scales, Tribology International,80, 2014, p. 98–114 (doi: 10.1016/j.triboint.2014.06.015)

26. Saurav Goel, N. H. Faisal, Xichun Luo, Jiwang Yan, Anupam Agrawal, Nanoindentation of polysilicon and single crystal silicon: Molecular dynamics simulation and experimental validation, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 47(27), 2014, art no. 275304 (14 pp) (doi:10.1088/0022-3727/47/27/275304)

25. Saurav Goel, Anupam Agrawal, N. H. Faisal, Can a carbon nano-coating resist metallic phase transformation in silicon substrate during nanoimpact? Wear, 315(1–2), 2014, p. 38–41 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2014.03.009)

24. A. Ashraf, M. Elameen, R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, A. M. El-Sherik, M. F. A. Goosen, Single asperity scratch behavior of cast Stellite 6 alloy, The Springer Proceedings in Physics 154 (in print, March 2014, doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-04639-6_9)

23. R. Ahmed, A. Ashraf, M. Elameen, N. H. Faisal, A. M. El-Sherik, Y. O. Elakwah, M. F. A. Goosen, Single asperity nanoscratch behavior of HIPed and cast Stellite 6 alloys, Wear, 312, 2014, p. 70-82 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2014.02.006); Audio Slides related to this work, http://audioslides.elsevier.com/getvideo.aspx?doi=10.1016/j.wear.2014.02.006

22. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, S. Goel, Y. Q. Fu, Influence of test methodology and probe geometry on nanoscale fatigue mechanisms of diamond-like carbon thin film, Surface and Coatings Technology, 242, 2014, p. 42–53 (doi: 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2014.01.015)

21. S. Goel, N. H. Faisal, V. Ratia, A. Agrawal, A. Stukowski, Atomistic investigation on the structure–property relationship during thermal spray nanoparticle impact, Computational Materials Science, 84, 2014, p. 163-174 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.commatsci.2013.12.011) [Most Downloaded Computational Materials Science Articles]

2013

20. E. H. Alsharaeh, N. H. Faisal, A. Othman, R. Ahmed, Evaluation of nanomechanical properties of STY-MMA copolymer nanocomposite containing graphene sheets, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 52(50), 2013, p. 17871–17881 (doi: 10.1021/ie402390j)

19. R. Ahmed, H. L. de Villiers Lovelock, S. Davies, N. H. Faisal, Influence of re-HIPing on the structure property relationships of cobalt-based alloys, Tribology International, 57, 2013, p. 8-21 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.triboint.2012.06.025)

2012

18. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, Y. Q. Fu, Y. O. Elakwah, M. Alhoshan, Influence of nanoindenter shape on DLC film failure during multiple-load cycle nanoindentation, Materials Science and Technology, 28(9-10), 2012, p. 1186-1197 (doi: 10.1179/1743284712Y.0000000039) (invited submission in a focus issue)

17. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, Y. Q. Fu, M. Hadfield, M. Alhoshan, DLC film behaviour during multiple-cycle repeating nanoindentation, WIT Transactions on Engineering Sciences, Tribology and Design II, 76, 2012, p. 43-54, ISSN 1743-3533 (on-line), (doi:10.2495/TD120041)

16. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, Y. Q. Fu, Nano-impact and fatigue characterization of as-deposited nitinol film, Coatings, 2(3), 2012, p. 195-209 (doi:10.3390/coatings2030195)

15. A. M. Paradowska, A. Tremsin, J. F. Kelleher, S. Y. Zhang, S. Paddea, G. Burca, J. A. James, R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, F. Grazzi, G. Festa, C. Andreani, F. Civita, P. J.Bouchard, W. Kockelman, M. E. Fitzpatrick, Modern and historical engineering concerns investigated by neutron diffraction, Journal of Solid Mechanics and Materials Engineering, 6(6), 2012, p. 408-418 (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1299/jmmp.6.408) (invited review)

14. R. Ahmed, M. E. Fitzpatrick, N. H. Faisal, A comparison of neutron diffraction and hole-drilling residual strain measurements in thermally sprayed coatings, Surface and Coatings Technology, 206, 2012, p.4180-4185 (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2012.04.018)

13. R. Ahmed, Y. Q. Fu, N. H. Faisal, Fatigue at nanoscale: an integrated stiffness and depth sensing approach to understand the mechanisms of failure in DLC film, ASME Journal of Tribology, 134(1), 2012, art no. 012001 (8pp), (doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4005774)

12. R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, A. M. Paradowska, M. Fitzpatrick, Residual strain and fracture response of Al2O3 coatings deposited via APS and HVOF techniques, Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, 21(1), 2012, p. 23-40 (doi: 10.1007/s11666-011-9680-7), featured in Advanced Materials & Processes, Vol. 7 (1), Feb 2012, p. 41

2011

11. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, Acoustic emission analysis of Vickers indentation fracture of cermet and ceramic coatings, Measurement Science and Technology, 22(12), 2011, art no. 125704 (20pp) (doi:10.1088/0957-0233/22/12/125704)

10. R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, A. M. Paradowska, M. Fitzpatrick and K. A. Khor, Neutron diffraction residual strain measurements in nanostructured hydroxyapatite coatings for orthopaedic implants, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, 4(8), 2011, p. 2043-2054 (doi:10.1016/j.jmbbm.2011.07.003) (Rank 1 in top 20, Who Is Publishing in My Domain, BioMedLib, 30th May 2012)

9. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, R. L. Reuben, Indentation testing and its acoustic emission response: applications and emerging trends, International Materials Reviews, 56(2), 2011, p. 98-142 (DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1179/1743280410Y.0000000004) (invited review)

8. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, A review of patented methodologies in instrumented indentation residual stress measurements, Recent Patents on Mechanical Engineering, 4(2), 2011, p. 138-152 (doi: 10.2174/1874477X11104020138) (invited review)

7. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, R. L. Reuben, B. Allcock, AE monitoring and analysis of HVOF thermal spraying process, Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, 20(5), 2011, p. 1071-1084 (doi: 10.1007/s11666-011-9620-6) [REF 2014 return]

6. N. H. Faisal, R. L. Reuben and R. Ahmed, An improved measurement of Vickers indentation behaviour through enhanced instrumentation, Measurement Science and Technology, 22(1), 2011, art no. 015703 (18pp) (doi: 10.1088/0957-0233/22/1/015703) (a featured article)

2010

5. R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, R. L. Reuben, A. Paradowska, M. Fitzpatrick, J. Kitamura, S. Osawa, Residual strain in thermally sprayed alumina coatings deposited via air plasma and high velocity oxy-fuel techniques, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 251, 2010, art no. 012051 (4pp) (doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/251/1/012051)

4. R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, S. M. Knupfer, A. M. Paradowska, M. E. Fitzpatrick, K. A. Khor, J. Cizek, Neutron diffraction residual strain measurements in plasma sprayed nanostructured hydroxyapatite coatings for orthopaedic implants, Materials Science Forum (Periodicals), 652, 2010, p. 309-314 (doi: http://www.scientific.net/MSF.652.309)

2009

3. N. H. Faisal, J. A. Steel, R. Ahmed, R. L. Reuben, The use of acoustic emission to characterize fracture behavior during Vickers indentation of HVOF thermally sprayed WC-Co coatings, Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, 18(4), 2009, p. 525-535 (doi: 10.1007/s11666-009-9334-1), featured in Advanced Materials & Processes, Vol. 4 (4), Nov 2009, p. 68

2008

2. K. R. C. Soma Raju, N. H. Faisal, D. S. Rao, S. V. Joshi, G. Sundararajan, Electrospark coatings for enhanced performance of twist drills, Surface and Coatings Technology, 202(9), 2008, p. 1636-1644 (doi: 10.1016/j.surfcoat.2007.07.084)

2006

1. N. H. Faisal, J. A. Steel, R. Ahmed, R. L. Reuben, G. Heaton, B. Allcock, Application of acoustic emission for monitoring the HVOF thermal spraying process, Advanced Materials Research (Periodicals), 13-14, 2006, p. 291-297 (doi: http://www.scientific.net/AMR.13-14.291)

Refereed Conference Proceedings

14. Chrys Chikere, Paul Kong Thoo-Lin, Nadimul Faisal, Carlos Fernandez, Zinc Oxide nanoparticles-modified carbon paste electrode used for the electrochemical determination of Gallic acid, Applied Nanotechnology and Nanoscience International Conference, 21-24 October, 2018, Berlin

13. Alasdair R. Crawford, Mohamad G. Droubi, Nadimul H. Faisal, Modal acoustic emission analysis of mode-I and mode-II fracture of adhesively-bonded joints, 33rd European Conference on Acoustic Emission (EWGAE), 12-14 September 2018, Senlis, France

12. J. Hlinka, S. Lasek, R. Siostrzonek, N. Faisal, Characterization of hydroxyapatite layer on AISI 316L stainless steel. In Proceedings of the 26th international metallurgy and materials conference (METAL 2017) [online], 24-26 May 2017, Brno, Czech Republic. Ostrava: Tanger Ltd, pages 1292-1297.

11. Mohamad Ghazi Droubi, and Nadimul Haque Faisal, Application of acoustic emission to predict corrosion, Proceedings: The 14th International Conference of the Slovenian Society for Non-Destructive Testing, September 4-6, 2017, Bernardin, Slovenia.

10. O. Ali, R. Ahmed, H. Alawadhi, M. Shameer, N. H. Faisal, N. M. Al-Anazi, M. F. A. Goosen, Comparison of wear performance of thermal sprayed cermet (WC-Co) coatings from suspension and feedstock powders, Proceedings of the International Thermal Spray Conference 2017 (7-9 June 2017, Düsseldorf, Germany) p. 681-686]

9. Mohamad G. Droubi, N. H. Faisal, Alan Stuart, John Mowat, Craig Nobel, Mohamed N. El-Shaib,Acoustic emission testing of composite-to-metal and metal-to-metal adhesive bond strength, Proceeding of the 32nd European Conference on Acoustic Emission Testing (EWGAE 2016), 7-9 September 2016, Prague, Czech Republic, p. 95-104 [http://www.ndt.net/search/docs.php3?showForm=off&id=20315]

8. Anil K Prathuru, N. H. Faisal, Sha Jihan, John A Steel, Indentation method to evaluate metal-to-metal adhesive bond residual strength, Proceedings of the 24th Conference on Computational Mechanics, ACME, 31 March – 1 April 2016, Cardiff, UK

7. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, S. P. Katikaneni, S. Souentie, M. F. A. Goosen, Development of porous plasma sprayed molybdenum carbide-based anode layers with various metal oxide precursors for SOFC, 6th Asian Thermal Spray Conference, ATSC-2014, 24-26 Nov 2014, Hyderabad, India, p.139-140

6. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, S. P. Katikaneni, S. Souentie, M. F. A. Goosen, Development of plasma sprayed Mo-Mo2C/ZrO2 anode layer for solid oxide fuel cells, 11th EUROPEAN SOFC & SOE FORUM, 1-4 July 2014, Lucern, Switzerland

5. N.H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, Y. Q. Fu, H. M. Abuhimd, Nano-impact characterization of TiN/Ti0.5Ni0.5 thin film shape memory alloy, The 2nd Saudi International Nanotechnology Conference 2012 (2SINC), 11-13 November 2012, KACST, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

4. M. A. A-Dosari, E.H. Alsharaeh, N.H. Faisal, A. Othman, R. Ahmed, Facile method for in situ preparation of STY-MMA co-polymer containing graphene sheets using microwave irradiation, The 2nd Saudi International Nanotechnology Conference 2012 (2SINC), 11-13 November 2012, KACST, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

3. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, Y. Q. Fu, M. Alhoshan, A new understanding on DLC film failure mechanism during multiple-cycle nanoindentation, 3rd International Conference on Nanotechnology, United Arab Emirates University, Al-ain, UAE, 28-30th November 2011 (Abstract, D3-S3, p. 137)

2. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, Y. Q. Fu, Nano-impact testing and failure mechanism of solar panel DLC film, Proceedings of the Advanced Materials Technologies Conference 2011 (AMTC-2011), October 17-19, 2011, KACST, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, pp. 36-44, ISBN: 978-603-8049-39-6

1. A. M. Paradowska, A. Tremsin, J. F. Kelleher, S. Y. Zhang, S. Paddea, G. Burca, J. A. James, A. Rehan, N. H. Faisal, F. Grazzi, G. Festa, C. Andreani, F. Civita, P. J.Bouchard, W. Kockelman, M. E. Fitzpatrick, Modern and historical engineering concerns investigated by neutron diffraction, Proceedings of Advanced Technology in Experimental Mechanics 2011 (ATEM’11), September 19-21, 2011, Kobe, Japan, Proceedings No.11-203 Paper OS04F125.

Conference/Workshop Presentations (*Presenting author)

31. Alasdair R. Crawford, Mohamad G. Droubi, Nadimul H. Faisal, Modal acoustic emission analysis of mode-I and mode-II fracture of adhesively-bonded joints, 33rd European Conference on Acoustic Emission (EWGAE), 12-14 September 2018, Senlis, France

30. Nadimul Haque Faisal*, Reza Sanaee, Rao Martand Singh, John Murray, Abbie McLaughlin, David Healy, Tung-Lik Lee, Neutron scattering study for stress-strain behaviour of porous geological rocks subjected to unconfined uniaxial compression, IoP Conference: Modern Practice in Stress and Vibration Analysis (MPSVA 2018), 2-4 July 2018, Clare College, Cambridge, UK

29. Tunji Owoseni*, Mingwen Bai, Nadimul Faisal, Tung-Lik Lee, Joe Kelleher, Tanvir Hussain, Neutron diffraction residual stress measurements in suspension HVOF sprayed Al2O3 and YSZ coatings, International Thermal Spray Conference (ITSC 2018), May 7-10 2018, Orlando, Florida, USA

28. J. Davidson*, A. Muir, C. Pegg, A. White, S. Z. Islam, N. H. Faisal, Multiscale modelling of thermally sprayed particle impact and coating formation, [Abstract accepted: European Conference in Nanofilms 2018), 20-22nd March 2018, Cranfield, UK]

27. Nadimul Haque Faisal*, Mohamad Ghazi Droubi, Sheikh Islam, Ketan Pancholi, Enhanced student engagement through cross-disciplinary engineering undergraduate projects and peer-reviewed journal publications, Annual STEM Conference 2018: Creativity in Teaching, Learning and Student Engagement, 31 January – 1 February 2018, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK (Poster presentation)

26. Mohamad Ghazi Droubi*, Nadimul Haque Faisal, Application of acoustic emission to predict corrosion, The 14th International Conference of the Slovenian Society for Non-Destructive Testing, September 4-6, 2017, Bernardin, Slovenia.

25. Ghazi Droubi, Jack Mcafee*, Ruairdh Horne, Scott Walker, Callum Classen, Alasdsair Crawford, N. H. Faisal, Mixed-mode fracture characteristics of metal-to-metal adhesively bonded joints: Experimental behavior and numerical simulation (Abstract accepted, 2nd International Conference on Structural Integrity (ICSI2017), 4-7 September 2017, Madeira Island, Portugal)

24. O. Ali, R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, Nayef M. Alanazi, Y. O. Elakwah, M. F. A. Goosen*, Suspension Thermal Sprayed Nanocomposite WC-Co Coatings: Nanoindentation Assessment [10th International Conference on Emerging Materials and Nanotechnology, July 27-29, 2017 at Vancouver, BC, Canada]

23. O. Ali*, R. Ahmed, H. Alawadhi, M. Shameer, N. H. Faisal, N. M. Al-Anazi, M. F. A. Goosen, Comparison of wear performance of thermal sprayed cermet (WC-Co) coatings from suspension and feedstock powders [Abstract & manuscript accepted: International Thermal Spray Conference 2017 (ITSC 2017), 7-9 June 2017, Düsseldorf, Germany]

22. Omar Ali, Rehan Ahmed, Nadimul H. Faisal, Nayef M. Al-Anazi, Youssef O. Elakwah, Matheus F. A. Goosen*, Nanoindentation Evaluation of Suspension Thermal Sprayed Nanocomposite WC-Co Coatings, The 7th International Conference on Advanced Materials Research (ICAMR 2017), 20-22 January 2017, Hong Kong.

21. N. H. Faisal*, Saurav Goel, C. Kelly, Y. Q. Fu, Dynamically mechanical and nano-impact (fatigue) analysis of touch screen thin films deposited on polyethylene terephthalate substrate, The 3rd International Conference on Structural Nano Composites (NANOSTRUC 2016), 12-15 September 2016, Aberdeen, UK [oral presentation]

20. Kristof Starost*, Evelien Frijns, Jo Van Laer, N. H. Faisal, Ainhoa Egizabal, Cristina Elizextea, Inge Nelissen, Maria Blazquez and James Njuguna, The effect of talc, organically modified montmorillonite (OMMT) and wollastonite (WO) on nanoparticle release due to mechanical drilling from polypropylene (PP) nanocomposites, The 3rd International Conference on Structural Nano Composites (NANOSTRUC 2016), 12-15 September 2016, Aberdeen, UK [oral presentation]

19. Mohamad G. Droubi*, N. H. Faisal, Alan Stuart, John Mowat, Craig Nobel, Mohamed N. El-Shaib, Acoustic emission testing of composite-to-metal and metal-to-metal adhesive bond strength, 32nd European Conference on Acoustic Emission Testing (EWGAE 2016), 7-9 September 2016, Prague, Czech Republic [oral presentation]

18. Mohamad G. Droubi*, N. H. Faisal, Fraser Orr, Defect analysis in carbon steel welded joints using acoustic emission, 32nd European Conference on Acoustic Emission Testing (EWGAE 2016), 7-9 September 2016, Prague, Czech Republic [oral presentation]

17. N. H. Faisal*, Residual strength characterisation of adhesively bonded joints in wind turbine application, at China-UK workshop on “Multidisciplinary Issues of Wind Turbines in Cold Environments” Mianyang, China, 14 – 18 August, 2016, China Aerodynamics Research and Development Centre (CARDC).

16. N. H. Faisal*, Saurav Goel, Ben Beake, Nanomechanical testing of renewable and sustainable energy related materials for improved performance, at UK-India workshop on “Integrated Renewables for Autonomous Power Supply and Fuel Generation” 1-2 August 2016, University of Exeter, Penryn, UK.

15. Ghazi Droubi, N. H. Faisal, John Mowat, Craig Noble*, Alan Stuart, Anil Prathuru, Instrumented mechanical testing of composite-to-metal and metal-to-metal adhesive bond strengths, 7th International Conference on Engineering Failure Analysis (ICEFA VII), 3 – 6 July 2016, Leipzig, Germany [Oral presentation]

14. N. H. Faisal*, Hydrogen & Fuel Cell SUPERGEN Researcher Conference (H2FC SUPERGEN), 15-17 Dec 2014, University of Birmingham, UK [poster presentation]

13. N. H. Faisal*, R. Ahmed, S. P. Katikaneni, S. Souentie, M. F. A. Goosen, Development of porous plasma sprayed molybdenum carbide-based anode layers with various metal oxide precursors for SOFC, 6th Asian Thermal Spray Conference, ATSC-2014, 24-26 Nov 2014, Hyderabad, India [oral presentation]

12. R. Ahmed*, N. H. Faisal, O. Ali, Nayef M. Al-Anazi, S. Al-Mutairi, E. K. Polychroniadis, S. Mamour, M. F. A. Goosen, Microstructural Evaluation of Suspension Thermally Sprayed WC-Co Nanocomposite Coatings, The 2nd International Multidisciplinary Microscopy and Microanalysis Congress & Exhibition (InterM2014), 16-19 October 2014, Oludeniz, Turkey [oral presentation]

11. N. H. Faisal*, E. H. Alsharaeh, R. Ahmed, C. Fernandez, Nanomechanical Properties of Copolymer Composites Containing Graphene Sheets, Recent Appointees in Materials Science Conference (RAMS 2014), 11-12 September 2014, University of Bath, UK [oral presentation]

10. R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, A. M. Nayef, S. Al-Mutairi, M. Elameen, M. F. A. Goosen*, Nanomechanical Evaluation of WC-Co Coatings Deposited by Suspension Thermal Spraying, 15th Middle East Corrosion Conference (NACE), 2-4 February 2014, Bahrain [oral presentation]

9. A. Ashraf, M. Elameen, R. Ahmed*, N. H. Faisal, A. M. El-Sherik, M. F. A. Goosen, Single Asperity Scratch Behavior of Cast Stellite 6 Alloy, International Multidisciplinary Microscopy Congress (INTERM 2013), 10-13 October 2013, Antalya, Turkey [oral presentation]

8. E. H. Alsharaeh*, N. H. Faisal, A. Othman, In situ preparation and nanoindentation of STY-MMA co-polymer containing graphene sheets using microwave irradiation, 3rd International Conference on Multifunctional, Hybrid and Nanomaterials (HYMA2013), 3-7 March 2013, Sorrento, Italy [oral presentation]

7. N. H. Faisal, R. Ahmed, Y. Q. Fu, M. Hadfield*, M. Alhoshan, DLC film behaviour during multiple-cycle repeating nanoindentation, The 4th International Conference on Tribology and Design, 3-5 September 2012, Kos, Greece [oral presentation]

6. N. H. Faisal*, R. Ahmed, Y. Q. Fu, M. Alhoshan, Influence of indenter shapes on DLC film failure during multiple-load cycle nanoindentation, The 3rd International Conference on Nanotechnology (ICN11), United Arab Emirates University, Al-ain, UAE, 28-30th November 2011 [oral presentation]

5. N. H. Faisal*, R. Ahmed, Y. Q. Fu, Nano-impact testing and failure mechanism of solar panel DLC film, The Saudi International Advanced Materials Technologies Conference, 2011, October 17-19, 2011, KACST, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia [oral presentation]

4. A. M. Paradowska*, A. Tremsin, J. F. Kelleher, S. Y. Zhang, S. Paddea, G. Burca, J. A. James, A. Rehan, N. H. Faisal, F. Grazzi, G. Festa, C. Andreani, F. Civita, P. J.Bouchard, W. Kockelman, M. E. Fitzpatrick, Modern and historical engineering concerns investigated by neutron diffraction, Advanced Technology in Experimental Mechanics 2011 (ATEM’11), September 19-21, 2011, Kobe, Japan [oral presentation]

3. R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, S. M. Knupfer*, A. M. Paradowska, M. E. Fitzpatrick, K. A. Khor, J. Cizek, Neutron Diffraction Residual Strain Measurements in Plasma Sprayed Nanostructured Hydroxyapatite Coatings for Orthopaedic Implants, The 5th International Conference on Mechanical Stress Evaluation by Neutrons and Synchrotron Radiation (MECA SENS-V), Japan, 10-12 Nov 2009 [oral presentation]

2. R. Ahmed, N. H. Faisal, R. L. Reuben, A. Paradowska*, M. Fitzpatrick, J. Kitamura, S. Osawa, Residual strain in thermally sprayed alumina coatings deposited via air plasma and high velocity oxy-fuel techniques, International Conference on Neutron Scattering (ICNS), May 3 – 7, 2009, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA [oral presentation]

1. N. H. Faisal*, J. A. Steel, R. Ahmed, R. L. Reuben, G. Heaton, B. Allcock, Application of acoustic emission for monitoring the HVOF thermal spraying process, The 27th European Conference on Acoustic Emission (EWGAE), 20-22 Sept 2006, Cardiff, UK [oral presentation]

Talks Given

16. 12 June 2018, Nadimul Faisal, Innovate with Interface: Partnering with universities and academics, in partnership between CeeD & Interface [[Invited talk/Royal Bank of Scotland, 1 Albyn Place, Aberdeen, AB10 1BR, UK]

15. 28 March 2018: Nadimul Faisal, Abbi McLeod, Findlay Booth, Lindsay Scott, Scott Duncan, Ghazi Droubi, Auxetic structures for marine safety applications(rope, sandwich panel) [Invited talk/The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology (IMarEST), Aberdeen Maritime Branch (AMB), Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK

14. 31 January 2017: Acoustic emission techniques in corrosion monitoring [Invited talk/Institute of Corrosion (ICorr), Aberdeen Branch, Palm Court Hotel, Aberdeen, UK] (ICorr Aberdeen Event on 31/01/2017 – Joint with BINDT)

13. 11 April 2014: Understanding the contact mechanics of thin films and new materials [Invited talk/School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Queen’s University Belfast, UK]

12. 12 December 2013: An investigation on the backward depth deviation failure mode of diamond-like carbon thin film during nanoimpact testing [Invited talk/13th Micro Materials Limited European Nanomechanical User Group Meeting, Dept. of Materials, University of Oxford, UK]

11. 9 December 2013: Indentation testing: new discovery in P-h profile [Invited talk/Professor Bob Reuben’s Festschrift, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK]

10. 23 October 2013: New features investigated through indentation contact of materials [Invited talk/Solid & Granular Mechanics Research Seminar, University of Aberdeen, UK]

9. 24 April 2013: Improved measurement of indentation behaviour through enhanced instrumentation [Invited talk/Well Engineering Research Group (WERG) Seminar, School of Engineering, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK]

8. 13 March 2013: Nanomechanical testing of materials: new measurements and features investigated [Invited talk/IDEAS Research Seminar, School of Engineering, Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK]

7. 20 April 2009: An improved measurement technique in Vickers indentation [Mechanical Engineering Research Meeting, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK]

6. 25 June 2008: Issues in AE sensor coupling [Mechanical Engineering Research Meeting, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK]

5. 17 April 2008: Issues in indentation image focussing & analysis – optical contrast of surfaces [Mechanical Engineering Research Meeting, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK]

4. 15 February 2008: How to analyse irregular AE amplitude distribution? [Mechanical Engineering Research Meeting, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK]

3. 15 November 2007: Acoustic emission monitored indentations (AEMI): applications and emerging trends [Mechanical Engineering Research Meeting, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK]

2. 28 August 2007: Instrumentation of dead-weight type hardness testing machine to study the Vickers indentation behaviour [Mechanical Engineering Research Meeting, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK]

1. 28 September 2006: Application of acoustic emission for monitoring the HVOF thermal spraying process [Post-Graduate Seminar Day, Mechanical Engineering, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK]

Data Journal

6. Neutron diffraction strain analysis of ceramic coatings from suspension thermal spray (2018)

https://data.isis.stfc.ac.uk/doi/INVESTIGATION/98023160/

5. Neutron scattering of porous rocks subjected to uniaxial compression in cryogenic conditions for offshore drilling operations in Arctic (2018)

https://data.isis.stfc.ac.uk/doi/INVESTIGATION/92924528/

4. Residual strain measurement in suspension based thermal sprayed nanostructured alumina coatings (2018) https://data.isis.stfc.ac.uk/doi/INVESTIGATION/90880498/

3. Neutron scattering study of stress-strain behaviour of porous geological materials (2017)

https://data.isis.stfc.ac.uk/doi/INVESTIGATION/87813334/

2. Residual strain measurement in suspension based thermal sprayed nanostructured alumina coatings (2017)

https://data.isis.stfc.ac.uk/doi/INVESTIGATION/86391325/

1. Neutron diffraction residual strain measurements of plasma sprayed solid oxide fuel cells (2015)

https://data.isis.stfc.ac.uk/doi/INVESTIGATION/58451518/

PhD Thesis (2009)

N. H. Faisal, Acoustic Emission analysis for quality assessment of thermal spray coatings, Heriot-Watt University, UK, 2009 [Available at Heriot-Watt University Library and British Library] (Advisors: Prof. Bob Reuben, Dr. Rehan Ahmed, Prof. John A Steel) [Thesis Examiner: Prof Philip Shipway, The University of Nottingham, UK