Mohammad Naraghi, PHD

Mohammad Naraghi, PHD

Professor

Department : Mechanical Engineering

Email : mohammad.naraghi@manhattan.edu

Phone : 718-862-7367

Office : RLC 207

Education

PHD, University of Akron
MS, University of Wales
BS, University of Tehran

Research

Thermal analysis of rocket engines, sustainable building energy systems, solar energy, modeling of crystal growth furnaces, stochastic and probability methods in engineering, radiative heat transfer, and multi-mode transfer.

Publications & Professional Activities

  • Chen, C., Naraghi, M.H., Akbari, P. “A Correlation for Airflow Rate of Inclined and Vertical Solar Chimneys” AIAA Publication 2013-3741, presented at the 11th International Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, July 14-17, 2013, San Jose,CA. [DOI: 10.2514/6.2013-3741]
  • Naraghi, M.H., Harant, A. “Configuration of Building Facade Surface for Seasonal Selectiveness of Solar Irradiation—Absorption and Reflection,Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, Vol. 135, No. 1, February 2013. [DOI: 10.1115/1.4006673] 
  • Seytier, C., and Naraghi, M.H., “Combined Convective-Radiative Thermal Analysis of Inclined Rooftop Solar Chimneys, Journal of Solar Energy Engineering Vol. 135, February 2013. [DOI: 10.1115/1.4007090]
  • Naraghi, M.H., and Dassonville, R., “Improved Correlations for Curvature Effects in Cooling Channels of Rocket Engines,” AIAA Publication 2012-3992, presented at the 48th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit 30 July - 01 August 2012, Atlanta, Georgia. [DOI: 10.2514/6.2012-3992]
  • Naraghi, M.H., Etienne, G., Solar Panel Orientation and Modeling Based on Hourly Clearness Index, Proceedings of the 2012 Energy Sustainability Conference & Fuel Cell Conference ESFuelCell2012 July 23-26, San Diego, CA, USA.  . [DOI: 10.1115/ES2012-91359]
  • Naraghi, M.H., and Cellard du Sordet, R. “Stack Effect Correlation for Rooftop Solar Chimneys,” ASME paper IMECE2011-63085, presented at the International Mechanical Engineering Congress, IMECE2011, November 11-17, Denver CO, USA. [doi:10.1115/IMECE2011-63085]
  • Naraghi, M.H., “A Demand Based Optimum Solar Panel Orientation,” ASME publication IMECE2010-37918, Proceeding of the International Mechanical Engineering Congress, Vancouver, British Columbia, November 12-18, 2010. [doi:10.1115/IMECE2010-37918]
  • DiValentin, J., Naraghi, M.H., “Effects of Cooling Channel Curvature and Aspect Ratio on the Coolant Secondary Flow and Heat Transfer,” to be presented at the 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, Tennessee, July 25-28, 2010.  [DOI: 10.2514/6.2010-6973]
  • Naraghi, M.H., “Optimum Solar Panel Tilt Angle for Maximum Annual Irradiation,” IMECE2009-13018, Proceedings of the International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov. 13-19, Lake Buena Vista, Florida.  [DOI:10.1115/IMECE2009-13018]
  • Fakheri, A., and Naraghi, M.H., “Non-Iterative Solution of Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations Using Spreadsheets,” IMECE2006-14480, Proceedings of the International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov. 5-10, Chicago, Illinois. [doi:10.1115/IMECE2006-14480] Also, Computers in Education Journal, Vol. 19, No.3, pp. 28-37, 2009.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., “VBA/EXCEL: An Alternative Computer Programming Tool for Engineering Freshman,” IMECE2005-81261, Proceedings of the International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov. 5-11, 2005, Orlando, Florida. [doi:10.1115/IMECE2005-81261]. Also, Computers in Education Journal, pp. 74-80, 2007.
  • Naraghi, M.H., and McGough, M. “Energy Dynamics of Green Buildings, an Alternative to the Traditional Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning Course”, ASME publication IMECE2009-11105, proceedings of the International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov. 13-19, Labe Buena Vista, Florida, 2009. [doi:10.1115/IMECE2009-11105]
  • Naraghi, M.H., “Optimum Solar Panel Tilt Angle for Maximum Annual Irradiation,” IMECE2009-13018, Proceedings of  the International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Nov. 13-19, Labe Buena Vista, Florida, 2009.  [DOI:10.1115/IMECE2009-13018]
  • Jokhakar, J and Naraghi, M.H., “A CFD-RTE Model for Thermal Analysis of Regeneratively Cooled Rocket Engines,” AIAA paper 2008_128137, presented at the 44th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Hartford, CT, July 21-23, 2008. [DOI: 10.2514/6.2008-4557]
  • Foulon, M., and Naraghi, M.H., “A Simple Approach for Thermal Analysis of Regenerative Cooling of Rocket Engines,” ASME paper IMECE2008-67988, presented at the International Mechanical Engineering Congress, October 31-November 6, 2008.  [doi:10.1115/IMECE2008-67988]
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., Dunn, S., and Coats, D., ”Dual Regenerative Cooling Circuits for Liquid Rocket Engines,” AIAA-2006-4367, presented at the AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference,  Sacramento,  California , July 2006.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., Dunn, S., and Coats, D.,  “Modeling of Radiative Heat Transfer in Liquid Rocket Engines,” AIAA-2005-3931, presented at  the AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference,  Tucson, Arizona, July 2005. [DOI: 10.2514/6.2005-3935]
  • Naraghi, M.H.N.,” Solution of Similarity Transform Equations for Boundary Layers Using Spreadsheets,” ASME paper number IMECE2004-61491, to be presented at the 2004 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exhibition, Anaheim, California, November, 13-20, 2004; [doi:10.1115/IMECE2004-61491] also published in the Computers in Education Journal, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 62-69.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., Dunn, S., and Coats, D., “A Model for Design and Analysis of Regeneratively Cooled Rocket Engines,” AIAA-2004-3852, presented at the AIAA/ASME/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, July 11-14, 2004. [DOI: 10.2514/6.2004-3852]
  • Saniei, A., and Naraghi, M.H.N. , “A CFD Model for Investigation of Indoor Air Quality” presented at the2003 Fluent Users’ Group Meeting Manchester, NH – May 2003.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Nunes, E.M., “Effects of Gas Radiation on the Thermal Characteristics of Regeratively Cooled Rocket Engines,” ASME paper IMECE2002-33920 presented at the 2002 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, New Orleans, Louisiana, Nov. 17-22, 2002.
  • Woschnak, A., Oschwald, M., Naraghi, M.H.N.,” Thermal Analysis of Expander Engine Wall Structures,” presented at 4th International Conference on Launcher Technology ”Space Launcher Liquid Propulsion”, Liege, Belgium December 3-6, 2002,
  • Nunes, E.M., Naraghi, M.H.N., Zhang, H., and Prasad, V., " A volume Radiation Heat Transfer Model for Czochralski Crystal Growth Processes," ASME Publication HTD-Vol. 357-1, presented at the AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Albuquerque, NM, June 14-18, 1998, also Journal of Crystal Growth 236, pp. 596-608, 2002.
  • Nunes, E.M., Naraghi, M.H.N., and Modi, V., “Radiative Transfer in Axisymmetric Bodies With Non-homogenous Media,” presented at the 35th National Heat Transfer Conference, Anaheim California, June 10-12, 2001; also Numerical Heat Transfer, Vol. 33, No.5, pp. 495-513, 1998.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., Quentmeyer, R.J. and Mohr, D.H., “Effect of a Blocked Channel on the Wall Temperature of a Regeneratively Cooled Rocket Thrust Chamber,” AIAA paper 2001-3406, presented at the 37th Joint Propulsion Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah, July 8-11, 2001
  • Nunes, E.M., Naraghi, M.H.N., and Modi, V., “Radiative Transfer in Axisymmetric Bodies With Non-homogenous Media,” presented at the 35th National Heat Transfer Conference, Anaheim California, June 10-12, 2001.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Litkouhi, B., “An Effective Approach for Teaching Computer Programming to Freshman Engineering Students,” presented at 2001 ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Albuquerque, New Mexico – June 24 –27, 2001.
  • Nunes, E.M., Modi, V., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Radiative Transfer in Arbitrarily-Shaped Axisymmetric Bodies with Anisotropic Scattering Media," International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 43, pp. 3275-3285, 2000.
  • Gyves, T.W., Irvine, T.F., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Gravitational and Centrifugal Buoyancy Effects in Curved Square Channels with Conjugated Boundary Conditions," International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 42, pp. 2015-2029, 1999.
  • Neghabat, A., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Analysis of radiative Heat transfer in Three-Dimensional Nonhomogeneous, nongray, and Anisotropic Scattering Media," Heat Transfer 1998, Vol. 7, pp. 415-420, presented at the 1998, International Heat Transfer Conference, Kyongju, Korea, August 23-28, 1998.
  • Nunes, E.M., Naraghi, M.H.N., Zhang, H., and Prasad, V., "Combined Radiative-Convective Modeling for Material Processes: Application to Crystal Growth", ASME Publication HTD-Vol. 323, presented at the 1996 National Heat transfer Conference, Houston, Texas, August 1996.
  • Kassemi, M., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Application of Discrete Exchange Factor Method to Combined Heat Transfer Problems in Cylindrical Media", presentation at the 1996 ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Nunes, E.M., Naraghi, M.H.N., Zhang, H., and Prasad, V., "A Spectral Thermal Radiation Model for Czochralski Crystal Growth", Proceedings of 2nd International Workshop on Modeling in Crystal Growth, October 13-16, 1996, Durbuy, Belgium.
  • Nunes, E.M., Naraghi, M.H.N., ``A Model for Radiative Heat Transfer Analysis in Arbitrarily-Shaped Axisymmetric Enclosures'', presented in the 1997 National Heat Transfer Conference, Baltimore, Maryland, August 10-12, 1997; also Numerical Heat transfer, Part A, Vol. 33, pp. 495-513, 1988.
  • Nunes, E.M., Naraghi, M.H.N., "A Volumetric Radiation Heat Transfer Model for Czochralski Crystal Growth Process'', presented at the Eastern Regional Conference on Crystal Growth & Epitaxy ACCGE/east-97, Atlantic City, N.J., September 28 - October 1, 1997.
  • Naraghi, M.N., Moallemi, M.K., and Naraghi, M.H.N., ``Experimental Modeling of Circular Hydraulic Jump by the Impingement of a Water Column on a Horizontal Disk'', presented at the 1996 National Heat Transfer Conference, Houston, Texas, August 1996, also Journal of Fluid Engineering, Trans. ASME, Vol. 121, No. 1, pp. 86-92, 1999.
  • Zou, Y.F., Anselmo,A., Bliss, D.F., Gupta, K.P., Ladeinde, F., Prasad, V., Zhang, T., Zhang, H., Naraghi, M.H.N., and Nunes, E.M., "A Comprehensive Model for High Pressure Growth of InP Crystals," presented at the Eighth International Conference on Indium Phosphide and Related Materials, Stadtgarten, Germany, April 21-25, 1996.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and DeLise, J.C., "Conjugate Conductive, Convective and Radiative Heat Transfer in Rocket Engines," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 307, pp. 65-79, Preceding of the 30th National Heat Transfer Conference, Portland, Oregon, August 6-8, 1995.
  • DeLise, J.C., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Comparative Studies of Convective Heat Tranfer Models for Rocket Engines," AIAA paper 95-2499, presented at the 31st AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit, San Diego, CA, July 10-12, 1995.
  • Kassemi, M., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Combined Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow Analysis of Semi-Transparent Crystals in Low-G and 1-G Solidification," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 284, Transport Phenomena in Solidification, Editors: C. Beckermann et al., pp. 245-254, presented at the ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, Nov. 13-18, 1994.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., "RTE - A Computer Code for Rocket Thermal Evaluation," presented at the 1994 Thermal and Fluids Analysis Workshop, Cleveland, Ohio, August 15-19, 1994.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Antonetti, V.W., "Macro-Constriction Resistance of Objects with Distributed Contact Contour Areas in a Gaseous Environment," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 277, Thermal Phenomena at Molecular and Microscales and in Cryogenic Infrared Detectors, Editors M. Kaviany et al., pp. 35-41, presented at the AIAA/ASME National Heat Transfer Conference, Colorado Springs, June 2-5, 1994.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Antonetti, V.W., "Macro-Constriction Resistance of Contact Contour Areas in a Vacuum Environment," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 263, Enhanced Cooling Techniques for Electronics Applications, Editors: S.V. Garimella et al., pp.  107-114, presented at the ASME Winter Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, Nov. 28 - Dec. 3, 1993.
  • Litkouhi, B., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "A Surface Element Solution for Radiative Heat Exchange Between Conductive Bodies," ASME paper 93-HT-38, presented at the National Heat Transfer Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, August 8-11, 1993.
  • Saltiel, C., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "A Parallel Processing Approach for Radiative Heat Transfer Prediction in Participating Media," AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 7, No. 4, pp. 739-742, 1993.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., "Solution of The Benchmark Problem Using Discrete Exchange Factor Method," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 203, Developments in Radiation Heat Transfer, Editors: S.T. Thynell, et al., pp. 275-284, presented at the National Heat Transfer Conference, San Diego, California, August 9-12, 1992.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Tsai, S.-C., "A Boundary Dispatch Monte Carlo Method for Analysis of Conductive Heat Transfer Problems," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 207, Fundamental Problems in Conduction Heat Transfer, Editors: G.P. Peterson and M.M. Yovanovich, pp. 31-36, presented at the 1992 National Heat transfer Conference, San Diego, California, August 9-12, 1992; also Numerical Heat Transfer Journal, Part B, Fundamentals, Vol. 24, pp. 475-467, 1993.
  • Zhang, Y., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Analysis of Spectral Radiative Heat Transfer Using Discrete Exchange Factor Method,"ASME publication PD-Vol. 47-3, Heat Transfer, Editors: A. Faghri and T. Derbentli, pp. 29-34, presented at the ASME European Joint Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis, Istanbul, Turkey, June 29-July 3, 1992; also AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 542-544, 1993.
  • Saltiel, C.J., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "An Exchange Factor Method for Analysis of Radiative Heat Transfer in Nonhomogeneous Media," ASME publication HTD- Vol. 160, Fundamental of Radiation Heat Transfer, Editors: W.A. Fiveland, et al., pp. 55-60, presented at the 28th National Heat Transfer Conference, Minneapolis, Minnesota, July 28-31, 1991.
  • Huan, J. and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Analysis of Radiative Heat Transfer in Multi-Dimensional Absorbing, Emitting, and Scattering Media - A Source Function Approach," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 154, Radiation Heat Transfer, Editors: S.T. Thynell and J.R. Mahan, pp. 59-66, presented at the 1990 ASME winter annual meeting, Dallas, Texas, November 25-30, 1990; also AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 568-571, 1992.
  • Litkouhi, B. and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Use of First and Higher Order Influence Functions in the Duhamel's Integral Solution of the IHCP," presented at IMSE-90 , Arlington, Texas, May 15-18, 1990; also Integral Methods in Science and Engineering-90, Editor: A. Haji-Sheikh, Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, pp. 423-436.
  • Saltiel, C., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Combined-Mode Heat Transfer in Radiatively Participating Media Using the Discrete Exchange Factor Method with Finite Elements," presented at the 9th International Heat Transfer Conference in Jerusalem, Israel on August 19-24, 1990; also Heat Transfer 1990, Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, Vol. 6, pp. 391-396.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Huan, J., "An N-Bounce Method for Analysis of Radiative Transfer in Enclosures with Anisotropically Scattering Media," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 137, Radiation Heat Transfer: Fundamentals and Applications, Editors: T.F. Smith et al., pp. 107-115, presented at the AIAA/ASME Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Seattle, Washington, June 18-20, 1990; also Journal of Heat Transfer, Trans. ASME, Vol. 113, No. 3, pp. 774-777, 1991.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Saltiel, C., "Combined-Mode Heat Transfer in Radiatively Participating Media: Computational Considerations," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 137, Radiation Heat Transfer: Fundamentals and Applications, Editors: T.F. Smith et al., pp. 133-140, presented at the AIAA/ASME Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Seattle, Washington, June 18-20, 1990; also Numerical Heat Transfer Journal, Part B: Fundamentals Vol. 21, pp. 253-267, 1992.
  • Kassemi, M., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Analysis of Radiation-Natural Convection Interactions in 1-G and Low-G Environments Using the Discrete Exchange Factor Method," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 137, Radiation Heat Transfer: Fundamentals and Applications, Editors: T.F. Smith et al., pp. 189-197, presented at the AIAA/ASME Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Seattle, Washington, June 18-20, 1990; also International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 36, No. 17, 1993.
  • Saltiel, C., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Analysis of Radiative Heat Transfer in Participating Media Using Arbitrary Nodal Distribution," Numerical Heat Transfer Journal, Part B: Fundamentals, Vol. 17, pp. 227-243, 1990.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., "Radiative Heat Transfer in Non-Rectangular Enclosures," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 106, Heat Transfer Phenomena in Radiation, Combustion, and Fire, Editor R. K. Shah, pp. 17-25, presented at the National Heat Transfer Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 6-9, 1989.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Litkouhi, B., "Discrete Exchange Factor Solution of Radiative Heat Transfer in Three-Dimensional Enclosures," ASME publication HTD-Vol. 106, Heat Transfer Phenomena in Radiation, Combustion, and Fire, Editor R. K. Shah, pp. 221-229, presented at the National Heat Transfer Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 6-9, 1989.
  • Saltiel, C., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Radiative Configuration Factors From Cylinders to Coaxial Axisymmetric Bodies," International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 33, No. 1, pp.215-218, 1990.
  • Hammad, K.J., and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Radiative Heat Transfer in Rocket Thrust Chambers and Nozzles," AIAA Paper 89-1720, presented at the 24th AIAA Thermophysics Conference in Buffalo, New York, June 12-14, 1989; also AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 327-334, 1991.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Kassemi, M., "Radiative Transfer in Rectangular Enclosures: A Discretized Exchange Factor Solution," ASME Proceedings of the 1988 National Heat Transfer Conference, Houston, Texas, July 24-27, Editor H. R. Jacobs, Vol. 1, pp. 259-267; also Journal of Heat Transfer, Trans. ASME, Vol. 111, No. 4, pp. 1117-1119, 1989.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Armstrong, E.S., "Three Dimensional Thermal Analysis of Rocket Thrust Chambers," AIAA paper 88-2648, presented at the AIAA Thermophysics, Plasmadynamics and Lasers Conference, San Antonio, Texas, June 27-29, 1988.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., "Radiative View Factors from Spherical Segments to Planar Surfaces," AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 373-375, 1988.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., Chung, B.T.F. and Litkouhi, B., "A Continuous Exchange Factor Method for Radiative Exchange in Enclosures with Participating Media," HTD-Vol. 72, Fundamentals and Applications of Radiation Heat Transfer, Editors: A.M. Smith and T.F. Smith, pp. 37-43, presented at the ASME/AIChE National Heat Transfer Conference in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, August 9-12, 1987; also Journal of Heat Transfer, Trans. ASME, Vol. 110, No. 2, pp. 456-462, 1988.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N. and Warna, J.P., "Radiation Configuration Factors from Axisymmetric Bodies to Plane Surfaces," International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 31, pp. 1537-1539, 1988.
  • Litkouhi, B., Beck, J.V. and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Unsteady Surface Element Method Applied to Mixed Boundary Conditions with Accuracy Study," AIAA Paper 87-1554, presented at the 22nd AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 1987; also AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 297-302, 1989.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., "Radiation View Factors from Differential Plane Sources to Disks - A General Formulation," AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 271-274, 1988.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N. and Chung, B.T.F., "Radiative Exchange in Enclosures with Non-Isothermal Diffuse Surfaces and Thermally Transparent Medium," ASME Paper 86-HT-30 presented at the 4th AIAA/ASME Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, June 1-4, 1986.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Chung, B.T.F., "A New Approach for Radiative Interchange in Enclosures with Anisotropic Media and Directional Surfaces," HTD-Vol. 49, Radiation Heat Transfer, Editors: B.F. Armaly and A.F. Emery, pp. 103-110, presented at the ASME/AICHE National Heat Transfer Conference in Denver, Colorado, August 4-7, 1985.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Chung, B.T.F., "A Stochastic Approach for Radiative Exchange in Enclosures with Directional-Bidirectional Properties," ASME Paper 84-HT-39, presented at the National Heat Transfer Conference, Niagra Falls, N.Y., Aug. 5-8, 1984; also Journal of Heat Transfer, Trans. ASME, Vol. 108, No. 2, pp. 264-270, 1986.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Chung, B.T.F., "A Unified Matrix Formulation for the Zone Method, A Stochastic Approach," International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 28, No. 1, pp. 245-251, 1985.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Chung, B.T.F., "A Stochastic Approach for Radiation Exchange in Enclosures with Non-Participating Medium," ASME Paper 83-HT-52, presented at the National Heat Transfer Conference, Seattle, WA, July 24-28, 1983; also Journal of Heat Transfer, Trans. ASME, Vol. 106, pp. 690-698, 1984.
  • Chung, B.T.F., Kermani, M.M. and Naraghi, M.H.N., "A Formulation of Radiation View Factors from Conical Surfaces," AIAA Paper 83-0156, presented at AIAA Aerospace Science Meeting, Reno, Nevada, January, 1983; also AIAA Journal, Vol. 22, pp. 429-436, 1984.
  • Chung, B.T.F., Yang, P.C., Naraghi, M.H.N. and Schuring, D.J., "Heat Transfer in Rolling Tires," Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Numerical Methods in Thermal Problems, held at The University of Washington, Seattle, Aug. 2-5, 1983. Editors:  R.W. Lewis, J.A. Johnson and W.R. Smith, Pineridge Press, pp. 683-693.
  • Chung, B.T.F. and Naraghi, M.H.N., "A Formulation of Radiation View Factors from Sphere to a Class of Axisymmetric Bodies," ASME Paper 80-WA/HT-58, presented at ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Chicago, 1980; also Journal of Heat Transfer, Trans., ASME, Vol. 104, pp. 201-204, 1982.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Chung, B.T.F., "A Multiple Step Random Walk Monte Carlo Method for Heat Conduction Involving Distributed Heat Sources," ASME Paper 82-HT-25, presented at AIAA/ASME Fluid Plasma Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, St. Louis, 1982.
  • Naraghi, M.H.N., and Chung, B.T.F., "Radiation Configuration Factors Between Disks and a Class of Axisymmetric Bodies," ASME Paper 81-HT-56, Presented at ASME/AIChE Heat Transfer Conference, Milwaukee, 1981; also Journal of Heat Transfer, Trans. ASME, Vol. 104, 426-431, 1982.
  • Negreanu, M.J., Naraghi, M.H.N. and Yao, S.C., "Prediction of Droplet Entrainment in a Flow Field with Irregular Boundaries," Proceedings of Conference on Gas Born Particles, St. Catherine's College, Oxford, England, pp. 47-58, 1981.
  • Chung, B.T.F. and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Unsteady Incompressible Boundary Layer with an Arbitrary Free Stream Velocity," ASME Paper 81-WA/FE-11, presented at ASME Winter Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. 1981.
  • Chung, B.T.F. and Naraghi, M.H.N., "Some Exact Solutions for Radiation View Factors from Spheres," AIAA Journal, Vol. 19, pp. 1077-1081, 1981.

    Patent 

  • Building Facade Surface for Seasonal Selectiveness of Solar Irradiation - Absorption and Reflection, US 2012/0186167.

Honors & Awards

  • NASA/ASEE Summer Faculty Fellowship NASA Glenn Research Center, 1985, 1986, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995.
  • NASA's Certificate of Recognition for development of a thermal model for rocket engines.
  • ASME Fellow
  • AIAA Associate Fellow

Professional Memberships

ASME Fellow, AIAA Associate Fellow, ASHRAE Member

Grants

  • Integrated Intelligent Modeling, Design and Control of Crystal Growth Processes, ARPA/AFOSR, MURI Research Program, Grant No. F49620-95-0407. (Co-PI)
  • Thermal Analysis of Rocket Engines, NASA Grants 3-759 and 3-892. (PI)
  • Thermal Model for Predicting State of Cure in Tires, Firestone Research Laboratory Grant. (Co-PI)
  • Heat Transfer in Rolling Tires, Firestone Research laboratory Grant. (Co-PI)

Courses Taught/Teaching

ENGG 611      Solar Energy Systems
ENGS 115      Introduction to Engineering
ENGS 116      Introduction to Engineering Computation
MECG 617      Solar Energy Sys Theor&Desgn
MECG 742      Advanced Study: Mechanical Engineering
MECG 746      Research Project in Mechanical Engineering
MECG 748      Thesis in Mechanical Engineering
MECH 318      Fluid Mechanics I
MECH 320      Special Topics: in Fluids
MECH 325      Heat Transfer
MECH 405      Thermal/Fluids Laboratory
MECH 408      Mechanical Engineering Projects I
MECH 436      Fundamentals of Engineering

Personal Website

http://home.manhattan.edu/~mohammad.naraghi/