Review of Renewable Energy Applications and Feasibility of Tidal Energy in the United Arab Emirates

Odai Mowafaq Fandi; Sharul Sham Dol; Mohammed Alavi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , July 2022, , Pages 165-174

  Renewable energy and energy sustainability are vital in meeting the exponential growth of energy demand due to increasing population and industrial needs. However, the renewable energy source unpredictability is still a concern for continuous energy supplies. United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been investing ...  Read More

Wind Energy
CFD Analysis of Vertical Axis Wind Turbine with Winglets

Sh.Sh. Dol; A. Khamis; M. T. Abdallftah; M. Fares; S. Sh. Pervaiz

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 51-59

  The current research illustrates the optimization of Vertical Axis Wind Turbine (VAWT) blades with implementation of added winglets displaying improved self-starting capabilities. The application of improved design is to be utilized in a university campus located in United Arab Emirates (UAE) in order ...  Read More

Design of Solar-powered Endurance Glider with Vortex Generators

Sh. Sham Dol; S. Shahid Pervaiz; M. Uzair; Sh. Khalid Bashir; M. Mustafa Elzughbi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 1-8

  The research aims at designing a solar endurance glider for an increased flight time. The constraints for design include reduction in weight compared to a typical glider and improving its aerodynamic performance by application of vortex generators on its wingspan. The design of each component was performed ...  Read More