Dr. Farhad Ali has joined the Mathematics Department as Assistant Professor and Deputy Director ORIC at the CUSIT, after the completion of his MS and Ph.D from Department of Mathematical Sciences, Faculty of Science, UTM, Johor Bahru.
The title of his Ph.D research was "EXACT SOLUTIONS FOR UNSTEADY FLOWS OF NEWTONIAN AND NON-NEWTONIAN FLUIDS USING LAPLACE TRANSFORM " In his span of study, he got several awards such as
1. Pro-chancellor award
2. Best student award
3. UTM International Doctoral Fellowship (IDF) (2012-2014)
4. UTM Visiting Junior Researcher award.
During his time he published 27 research papers in ISI indexed journals with cumulative impact factor more than 40. Some of the prestigious journals where he has published his research work include
1) Journal of the Physical Society of Japan from Japan,
2) Transport in Porous Media from Netherlands,
3) International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics from England,
4) Plos One from USA,
5) Mathematical Problems in Engineering from USA,
6) Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society (BMMS) from Malaysia,
7) Journal of Applied Mathematics from USA,
8) Wulfenia from Austria and
9) Zeitschrift Fur Naturforschung Section A-A, Journal of Physical Sciences from Germany.
Jun 2012 -July 2014
The Development Of Mathematical Model For Free Convection Flo
In Non-Newtonian Brinkman Type Fluids, Amount:RM 60,000 Sponsor:GUP(Vot #02H80)
Jan 2012 -Dec 2014
Mathematical Modeling of boundary Layer Flow and Heat transfer of Viscoelastic Fluid past a Sphere, Amount:RM 125,000 Sponsor:FRGS(Vot#4F109)
May 2011 -Apr 2012 Convective Boundary Layer Flow over a Three Dimensional Stagnation Point with Internal Heat Generation, Amount:RM 40,000 Sponsor:GUP(Vot#03J62)
Jan 2011 -Dec 2012
Mathematical Modeling of Boundary Layer Flow and Heat Transfer From Exponentially Stretching Surface,
Amount:RM 63,000 Sponsor: FRGS(Vot#4F019)
 Farhad Ali, Ilyas Khan, Samiulhaq and Sharidan Shafie, A Note on New Exact Solutions for Some Unsteady Flows of Brinkman-Type Fluids over a Plane Wall, Z. Naturforsch. 67a, (2012) 377?-?380 doi:10.5560/ZNA.2012-0039, (ISI Indexed, I.F 1.363).
 Farhad Ali, Ilyas Khan, Samiulhaq and Sharidan Shafie, Conjugate effects of heat and mass transfer on MHD free convection flow over an inclined plate embedded in a porous medium, PLoS ONE 8(6): e65223. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0065223, (ISI Indexed, I.F: 4.092).
 Farhad Ali, Ilyas Khan, Samiulhaq, Norzieha Mustapha and Sharidan Shafie, Unsteady Magnetohydrodynamic Oscillatory Flow of Viscoelastic Fluids in a Porous Channel with Heat and Mass Transfer, Journal of the Physical Society of Japan 81 (2012) 064402, (ISI Indexed, I.F 2.905).
 Samiulhaq, Constantin Fetecau, Ilyas Khan, Farhad Ali and Sharidan Shafie, Radiation and Porosity Effects on the Magnetohydrodynamic Flow Past an Oscillating Vertical Plate with Uniform Heat Flux, Z. Naturforsch. 67a, 572 - 580 (2012), doi:10.5560/ZNA.2012-0070. (ISI Indexed, I.F 1.363).
 Samiulhaq, Ilyas Khan, Farhad Ali and Sharidan Shafie, MHD Free convection Flow in a Porous Medium with Thermal Diffusion and Ramped wall Temperature, Journal of the Physical Society of Japan, 81 (2012) 044401 (ISI Indexed, I.F 2.905).
 Samiulhaq, Ilyas Khan, Farhad Ali and Sharidan Shafie, Free convection flow of a second grade fluid past a vertical flat plate with ramped wall temperature, Heat Transfer Research (Impact Factor: 0.227), accepted and in production process.
 Sami Ulhaq, Ilyas Khan, Farhad Ali, Sharidan Shafie, Radiation and magnetohydrodynamics effects on unsteady free convection flow in a porous medium, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, Issue: New Developments in Fluid Mechanics and Its Engineering Applications (NDFME) in press, (ISI Indexed, I.F 1.383).
 Farhad Ali, Ilyas Khan, Sami Ul Haq and Sharidan Shafie. Conjugate Effects of Heat and Mass Transfer on MHDFree Convection Flow over an Inclined Plate Embedded in a Porous Medium. 8(6): (2014). e65223. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0065223. (ISI Indexed, I.F 3.97).
 Farhad Ali, Ilyas Khan, Samiulhaq and Sharidan Shafie, Magnetohydrodynamic Free Convection Flows of Brinkman Type Fluids, International Graduate Conference on Engineering, Science and Humanities (IGCESH 2013) ? Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.
 Farhad Ali, Ilyas Khan, Samiulhaq and Sharidan Shafie Heat and Mass Transfer Analysis due to Mixed Convection in a Rotating Fluid. First International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering, Management and Scineces"
December 28-30, 2014 (ICETEMS-2014) Peshawar, Pakistan