Ahfaz A.

research scientist | Chemical Kinetics & Surrogate Fuel Design


Combustion researcher with expertise in chemical kinetics, surrogate fuel design, engine combustion, biofuels and carbon-free fuels I am always open to conversations and opportunities.

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  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice


Guest Editor

Energies MDPI
2 years
Current position
Dec 2020 - Present
MDPI or Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute is a publisher of open access scientific journals. Founded by Shu-Kun Lin as a chemical sample archive, it has established over 20...see more


Chalmers University of Technology
2 years
Current position
Aug 2020 - Present
The goal of this project is to develop methodologies for online recalibration of the engine control parameters in order to optimize the combustion efficiency together with minimizing th...see more


Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
2 years
Oct 2018 - Jul 2020
Combustion kinetics of Ammonia/Hydrogen for gas turbine combustion.

Visiting Researcher

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
5 months
Aug 2016 - Jan 2017
Worked on development of detailed Chemical Kinetic Models of biofuels at Combustion Chemistry Group, Physical and Life sciences Division.

Visiting Researcher

National Institute of Standards and Technology
< 1 year
Sep 2015 - Sep 2015
Worked on Measurements and modeling of physical properties of Transportation fuels. at Applied Chemicals Division. Learned Advanced Distillation Curve (ADC) measurement methodology and ...see more

Manager- Engine Development and Calibration

Tata Motors
3 years
Aug 2010 - Jul 2013
Development Manager-Engg. Research Centre, Tata Motors Ltd., India 2010-2013 Development of gasoline and diesel engines on test bench, which involved: • Analysis of engine emis...see more

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