Research Interests

Large eddy simulation of turbulent combustion coupled with various spray models.


Selected Publications

  • Computational Singular Perturbation Analysis of Super-knock in SI Engines
    M. Jaasim, S. Tingas, F. E. Hernández Pérez, H. G. Im
    Fuel 225, 184-191, (2018)
  • A Computational Study of Abnormal Combustion Characteristics in Spark Ignition Engines
    M. Jaasim, A. Sow, F. E. Hernández Pérez, H. G. Im
    SAE Technical Paper, 2018-01-0179, (2018)
  • Auto-ignition and Spray Characteristics of n-heptane and iso-octane Fuels in Ignition Quality Tester
    M. Jaasim, A. Elhagrasy, S. H. Chung, H. G. Im
    SAE Technical Paper, 2018-01-0299, (2018)
  • Study of In-cylinder Mixture Premixing Process of Partially Premixed Combustion
    Y. An, M. Jaasim, R. Vallinayagam, S. Vedharaj, F. E. Hernández Pérez, J. Sim, Ch. Jun-seo...
    SAE Technical Paper, 2018-01-0899, (2018)
  • Numerical Simulations of High Reactivity Gasoline Fuel Sprays Under Vaporizing and Reactive Conditions
    B. Mohan, M. Jaasim, A. Ahmed, F. E. Hernández Pérez, J. Sim, W. Roberts, H. G. Im
    SAE Technical Paper, 2018-01-0292, (2018)
  • An Experimental and Numerical Study of n-dodecane/Butanol Blends for Compression Ignition Engines
    A. Wakalae, Y. Samah, N. Naser, M. Jaasim, R. Banerjee, H. G. Im, S. M. Sarathy
    SAE Technical Paper, 2018-01-0240, (2018)
  • In-cylinder Combustion and Soot Evolution in the Transition from Conventional CI Mode to PPC
    Y. An, M. Jaasim, R. Vallinayagam, H. G. Im, B. Jhohansson
    Energy & Fuels 32 (2), 23062320, (2018)
  • Numerical Simulation of Combustion and Soot Under Partially Premixed Combustion of Low-octane Gasoline
    Y. An, M. Jaasim, R. Vallinayagam, S. Vedharaj, H. G. Im, B. Jhohansson
    Fuel 221, 420-431, (2018)
  • A Surrogate Fuel Formulation to Characterize Heating and Evaporation of Light Naphtha Droplets
    A. Elwardany, I. Kabil, J. Badra, J. Sim, M. Jaasim, H. G. Im
    CST 190, 1218-1231 , (2018)
  • Numerical Investigation of Injector Geometry Effects on Fuel Stratification in a GCI Engine
    N. Atef, J. Badra, M. Jaasim, H. G. Im, S. M. Sarathy
    Fuel 214, 580-589, (2018)

Education Profile

  • M. E in Aeronautical Engineering

  • B. E in Aeronautical Engineering


KAUST Affiliations

  • ​Clean combustion research center (CCRC)

  • Physical sciences and Engineering (PSE)