Dr. Sayeed Rushd



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RANK: Assistant Professor




      Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Fluid Mechanics, University of Alberta, Canada, 2016


      M.Sc. Chemical Engineering, Process Engineering, University of Alberta, Canada, 2008.


      B.Sc.  Chemical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh,  2004.




  Engineering applications of computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
  Multiphase flow
  Heavy oil




  Postdoctoral Research Associate, Texas A&M University at Qatar, Qatar, 04/2016-10/2017
  Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Alberta, Canada, 01/2016-03/2016
  Research Assistant and Teaching Assistant, University of Alberta, Canada, 04/2009-12/2015
  Project Engineer, Matrikon Inc., Canada, 07/2008-03/2009


  S. R. Rahman, A. Zahid, S. Rushd, A. Hasan and A. Rahman; Experimental Investigation of Volume Fraction in an Annulus with Electrical Resistance Tomography, SPE Journal (IF 2.208), number of pages: 30, accepted on 28 September 2018.

  A. Zahid, S. R. Rahman, S. Rushd, A. Hasan and A. Rahman; Experimental Investigation of Multiphase Flow Behaviour in Drilling Annuli using High Speed Visualization Technique, Frontiers in Energy (IF 0.753), Published online 9 September 2018. DOI: 10.1007/s11708-018-0582-y

  Sayeed Rushd, R A Sultan, Haneen S. Hasan, Vassilios C. Kelessidis, Ibrahim G. Hasan, Anwarul Hasan and Aziz Rahman; Terminal settling velocity of a single sphere in a drilling fluid, Journal of Particulate Science and Technology (IF 1.081), 2018, p. 1 - 10. DOI: 10.1080/02726351.2018.1472162

  Rasel A Sultan, M Aziz Rahman, Sayeed Rushd, Sohrab Zendehboudi, Vassilios C. Kelessidis; Validation of CFD Simulation Model with Multiphase Fluid Flow through Pipeline and Annular Geometry, Particulate Science and Technology (IF 1.081), 2018, p. 1 -13, DOI: 10.1080/02726351.2018.1435594

  Sayeed Rushd, Ashraful Islam and R. Sean Sanders; A CFD methodology to determine the hydrodynamic roughness of a surface with application to viscous oil coatings, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering (IF 2.183), vol. 144, issue 2, February 2018, published online: 15 December 2017, p. 04017067-1-11,  DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)HY.1943-7900.0001369

  S. Rushd and M. A. Rahman; A study on friction loss and holdup ratio in the water lubricated pipeline transportation of heavy oil, Journal of Pipeline Engineering, vol. 16, no. 3, pp. 169 175, September 2017.

  S. Rushd and R. S. Sanders; A parametric study of the hydrodynamic roughness produced by a wall-coating layer of oil during the pipeline transportation of heavy oil-water mixtures, Petroleum Science (IF 1.624), pp. 1 12, 16 January 2017, DOI: 10.1007/s12182-016-0144-z

  S. Rushd and R. S. Sanders; Application of a capacitance sensor for monitoring water lubricated pipeline flows, Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering (IF 1.356), Vol. 92, Issue. 9, pp. 1643 1650, 7 August 2014, DOI: 10.1002/cjce.22009