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Assistant Professor of General Engineering

Dr Azam bin Che Idris
Assistant Professor of General Engineering (Energy Systems)


Staff Room 1, CG-9, Ground Floor, Block C, Integrated Sciences Building


Education/Professional Qualifications

  • PhD Aerospace Engineering (University of Manchester)
  • MEng Aerospace Engineering with Management (University of Manchester)
  • Chartered Engineer (Engineering Council United Kingdom)
  • Professional European Engineer (European Federation of National Engineering Associations – FEANI)

Teaching Areas

  • Introduction to Turbomachinery
  • Fluid and Thermal Engineering
  • Energy Generation and the Environment
  • Advanced Concept of Conventional Energies
  • Engineering Mechanics

Current Research Activities

  • Development of Swirl-Trapped-Vortex Micro-Combustor
  • Development of Laser Energy Injection for Hypersonic Inlet Flow Control

Recent Publications

AC Idris, MR Saad, K Kontis Investigation of Variable Geometry Intake to Mitigate Unwanted Shock-shock Interactions in a Hypersonic Air-breathing Propulsion Device Springer Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, 2020

I Said, MRA Rahman, AC Idris, FM Sakri, MR Saad The Effect of Flow Control on Wing-in-Gound Craft Hull-Fuselage for Improved Aerodyamics Performance Springer Lecture Notes in Mechanical Engineering, 2020

NA Majid, AC Idris, HM Faizal, MRA Rahman, SE Hosseini Characteristics of Liquid Fuel Combustion in a Novel Miniature Vortex Combustor Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 2019