Prof. Ir. Samsul Kamal, M.Sc.,Ph.D

Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Study Program

 

Education - degree, discipline, institution, year

Ir., Mechanical Engineering, Universitas Gadjah Mada-Indonesia, 1980

M.Sc., Heat & Mass Transfer, Strathclyde University-UK, 1988

Ph.D., Heat & Mass Transfer, Strathclyde University-UK, 1991

Academic Experience

Universitas Gadjah Mada, Lecturer, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, 1984 – Present, Full Time

Universitas Gadjah Mada, Member of Senate Academics (Committee II), 2016 – Present, Full Time

UniversitasGadjah Mada, Chair of Committee II of Senate Academics, Faculty of Engineering, 2016 – Present, Full Time

Universitas Gadjah Mada, Head of Heat & Mass Transfer Laboratory, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, 1998-2012, Full Time

Universitas Gadjah Mada, Founder & Head of Industrial Engineering Study Program, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, 1998-2004, Full Time

Non-academic Experience - company or entity, title, brief description of position, period,status

Center for Energy Studies, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Senior Researcher, 2000 – Present, Part Time

Bechtel International Inc./ PT Purna Bina Indonesia (PBI), LNG Project, Boiler Maker Engineer, Bontang-East Kalimantan, 1982-1983

PT Pupuk Sriwijaya, Palembang, Maintenance Planner Engineer, 1981-1982

Current membership in professional organizations International Geothermal Association (IGA), 1998-Present Indonesian Geothermal Association (IGA), 1998-Present

Indonesian Geothermal Association (IGA), Central Java Chapter, Chair, 1998-2010 Indonesian Renewable Energy Society (METI), 2014-Present

The Institution of Engineers Indonesia (PII), 2016 – Present Association of Microhydro Expert, 2015-Present

Honors and awards

Piagam Penghargaan Kesetiaan Mengabdi Selama 25 tahun Terus Menerus, 2010

Service activities (within and outside of the institution)

Engineering Consultants, Projects under Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Gadjah Mada, 2000 - Present

Contributes actively in various community development schemes, such as:

1. Implementasi Teknologi Micro-Bubble Generator Dalam Peningkatan Kualitas Limbah Cair Leachate (Lindi) di TPST Piyungan, Bantul, Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta. 2016

2. Optimalisasi Sektor Pertanian sebagai Upaya Pengentasan Kemiskinan Desa di Dusun Blumbang dan Puser, Desa Banjararum, Kecamatan Kalibawang, Kabupaten Kulon Progo Propinsi DIY. 2015

3. Penyempurnaan Base-Camp untuk Pengelolaan Mikro-Hidro di Dusun Kedungrong. Kecamatan Sami Galuh, Kabupaten Kulonprogo. Provinsi Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta. 2014

Publications and presentations (Most important from past 5 years)

“Cooling performance and evaluation of automotive refrigeration system for a passenger car”, Prajitno, Akmal Irfan Majid, Samsul Kamal, Teguh Pudji Purwanto, Fauzun, Deendarlianto, AIP Conference Proceeding, (2016).

“The dynamics of the water droplet impacting onto hot solid surfaces at medium Weber numbers”, Mitrakusuma, WH, Kamal, S., Indarto, Susila, MD, Hermawan, Deendarlianto, Heat Mass Transfer 2017, pp. 1-13, (2017).

“Effect of static contact angle on the droplet dynamics during the evaporation of a water droplet on the hot walls”, Deendarlianto, Takata, Y., Hidaka, S., Indarto, Widyaparaga, A., Kamal, S., Purnomo, Kohno, M., International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 71, pp. 691-705, (2014)

“Experimental study on the effect of multiple droplet frequency and Weber number to spreading ratio of multiple droplets on a horizontal surface”, Wiranata, A., Pranoto, I., Mitrakusuma, W.H., Deendarlianto, Kamal, S., Proceedings - 2016 6th International Annual Engineering Seminar, InAES 2016, (2017).

“Investigating the influences of two position (non-staggered and staggered) of wind turbine arrays to produce power in a wind farm”, Ismail, Kamal, S., Purnomo, Sarjiya, AIP Conference Proceedings (2016).

“Thermo-hydraulic Characteristics of Anatase Titania Nanofluids Flowing Through A Circle Conduit”, Kamal,S., Suhanan, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 16 (6), 6078– 6085, (2016).


“Convective Heat Transfer of Titanium (IV) Oxide Nanofluids Under Turbulent Flow Condition”, Kamal,S., Suhanan, ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 10 (10), 4385 – 4395, (2015).

“A Modified Power Law Approach For Rheological Titania Nanofluids Flow Behavior In A Circular Conduit”, Journal of Nanofluids, 4 (2), 187 – 195, (2015).

Recent professional development activities

Research interest: Heat Transfer and Energy Conversion System, New and Renewable Energy

Supervising some Ph.D. and Master students in two phase flow and heat transfer topics