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ICHP 2017 : 19th International Conference on Hydraulics and Pneumatics

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICHP

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICHP 2017: 19th International Conference on Hydraulics and Pneumatics aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Hydraulics and Pneumatics. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Hydraulics and Pneumatics.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Hydraulics and Pneumatics are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICHP 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Hydraulics and Pneumatics. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Effects of Thermal Radiation on Mixed Convection in a MHD Nanofluid Flow over a Stretching Sheet Using a Spectral Relaxation Method
Nageeb A. H. Haroun, Sabyasachi Mondal, Precious Sibanda
2) 50/50 Oil-Water Ratio Invert Emulsion Drilling Mud Using Vegetable Oil as Continuous Phase
P. C. Ihenacho, M. Burby, G. G. Nasr, G. C. Enyi
3) Thermophysical and Heat Transfer Performance of Covalent and Noncovalent Functionalized Graphene Nanoplatelet-Based Water Nanofluids in an Annular Heat Exchanger
Hamed K. Arzani, Ahmad Amiri, Hamid K. Arzani, Salim Newaz Kazi, Ahmad Badarudin
4) Sand Production Modelled with Darcy Fluid Flow Using Discrete Element Method
M. N. Nwodo, Y. P. Cheng, N. H. Minh
5) A Computational Study on Flow Separation Control of Humpback Whale Inspired Sinusoidal Hydrofoils
J. Joy, T. H. New, I. H. Ibrahim
6) Seasonal Heat Stress Effect on Cholesterol, Estradiol and Progesterone during Follicular Development in Egyptian Buffalo
Heba F. Hozyen, Hodallah H. Ahmed, S. I. A. Shalaby, G. E. S. Essawy
7) A Numerical Simulation of Arterial Mass Transport in Presence of Magnetic Field-Links to Atherosclerosis
H. Aminfar, M. Mohammadpourfard, K. Khajeh
8) Performance of an Improved Fluidized System for Processing Green Tea
Nickson Kipng’etich Lang’at, Thomas Thoruwa, John Abraham, John Wanyoko
9) Determination of Thermophysical Properties of Water Based Magnetic Nanofluids
Eyüphan Manay, Bayram Sahin, Emre Mandev, Ibrahim Ates, Tuba Yetim
10) Conjugate Free Convection in a Square Cavity Filled with Nanofluid and Heated from Below by Spatial Wall Temperature
Ishak Hashim, Ammar Alsabery
11) Radiation Effect on MHD Casson Fluid Flow over a Power-Law Stretching Sheet with Chemical Reaction
Motahar Reza, Rajni Chahal, Neha Sharma
12) Finite Volume Method for Flow Prediction Using Unstructured Meshes
Juhee Lee, Yongjun Lee
13) Effect of Treadmill Exercise on Fluid Intelligence in Early Adults: Electroencephalogram Study
Ladda Leungratanamart, Seree Chadcham
14) Numerical Simulation of Fluid Structure Interaction Using Two-Way Method
Samira Laidaoui, Mohammed Djermane, Nazihe Terfaya
15) Numerical Study on the Hazards of Gravitational Forces on Cerebral Aneurysms
Hashem M. Alargha, Mohammad O. Hamdan, Waseem H. Aziz