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Author(s) Surname, Author(s) Initial(s), 2016. 'Title of paper'. In: Harijan, K. ed., Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development, November 01-03, 2016. Mehran University of Engineering and Technology, Jamshoro, Sindh, Pakistan: Energy & Environment Engineering Research Group. Paper ID: EESD_2016_paper_XX. Available from: eesd.muet.edu.pk [Last access date].

ISBN: 978-969-7710-00-3

Version: 01.11.2016

 

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  I.        Energy Conservation and Management

Paper ID

Title

EESD_2016_05

Design Analysis of Formula SAE Electric Vehicle Integrated with Battery Management and Protection Systems

EESD_2016_11

Advanced Variable Frequency Drive to Drive Three Phase Induction Motor

EESD_2016_19

Power Sharing through Droop Control for Parallel Inverters with Line Impedance Effect

EESD_2016_35

Investigating the voltage control capabilities of PV power plants

EESD_2016_55

Lighting Ergonomics (A Case Study towards Energy Conservation)

EESD_2016_63

Characteristic Analysis of Hazardous Activities Associated with Oil and Gas Rig Assembling Operation: A Proportional Approach

EESD_2016_68

Recognition of Potential Risk Factors with Suitable Hazard Reduction Measures for Well Control Operation for On and Offshore Oil and Gas Drilling: A Quantitative and Qualitative Risk Assessment Accession

EESD_2016_74

LV Three Phase Automatic Load Balancing System

EESD_2016_80

Solar Cells - Recent Developments and Trends

EESD_2016_85

Filtration of Wastewater by Using Plastic Bottle as Media

EESD_2016_88

Shale Reserves; A Key Source to Overcome Energy Crisis

EESD_2016_95

Clear Sky Models Applied for PV Production Assessment from Solar Irradiance

EESD_2016_96

Environmental Management Practice and Firm Financial Performance

EESD_2016_103

Fuel Optimization in Power Plant Based on Its Parameters Using Artificial Neural Network (ANN)

EESD_2016_108

Analysis of Energy loss due to compression of thermal insulation in HVAC duct

EESD_2016_117

EESD_2016_125

Transmission of Dera Bugti, Baluchistan Gas Condensate Through Pipelines Economically

EESD_2016_129

Building the Green

EESD_2016_142

Review Study on Smart Grid

EESD_2016_143

Prediction of grid parameters by applying only set of dates externally to the trained Neural Network

EESD_2016_146

Thermo Active Building Systems; Technology, Application and Energy Efficiency for Buildings in Pakistan

EESD_2016_153

Rehabilitation of Distribution Network for Energy Management in Pakistan

EESD_2016_163

Novel Application of Moth Flame Optimization Algorithm for solving Economic Load Dispatch Problems with Emission and Valve Point Loading Effect

EESD_2016_172

Performance Prediction of Free Space Optical Link in Presence of the Rain using Bit Error Rate Parameter

EESD_2016_179

Under Voltage Load Shedding Scheme to Provide Voltage Stability

EESD_2016_189

Building Energy Management System by Using Hybrid Technology Microcontroller Based Occupancy Sensor

EESD_2016_192

Long Term Electricity Planning for Sindh Province (Pakistan): An Application of Long-range Energy Alternative Planning Model

EESD_2016_205

Voltage Profile Improvement of an EHT Line by UPFC – Case Study

EESD_2016_219

Construction of Marx generator and simulated Impulse voltage of the Marx generator

EESD_2016_220

Graphical User Interface based Simulation Platform for Energy and Visual Comfort Management in Buildings

EESD_2016_232

Novel Energy Management approach in Smart Grids

EESD_2016_240

Comprehensive Study of Line Protection with Distance Relays

EESD_2016_244

Solar Powered Building Automation System by Using Passive Infrared Sensor and Lead Acid Battery Backup

EESD_2016_257

A novel water-heating system for utilizing waste heat contained in cooling water of a steam plant condenser

EESD_2016_283

Challenges of Unconventional Reservoir: It’s Time to Overcome Them

EESD_2016_286

The Technical Aspects of Unconventional Reserves

EESD_2016_293

Cloud Computing Demand Response and Plug-in Electric Vehicles as Energy Management Tool for Smart Grid

EESD_2016_315

Design Refinement and Performance Analysis of Outer Rotor Permanent Magnet Flux Switching Machine for Downhole Application

 II.        BIOMASS RESOURCES UTILIZATION

Paper ID

Title

EESD_2016_23

Biological Impacts of Ecotourism Development on Biodiversity

EESD_2016_17

Designing and Strategic Cost estimation of stand alone hybrid renewable energy system

EESD_2016_90

Application of Saline Water Reduces Growth and Development of Jatropha (Jatropha Curcas, L.) Seedlings

EESD_2016_145

Ranking of Cook Stove Technologies for Sindh Province using Multi Criteria Decision Analysis

EESD_2016_160

Correlation and Optimization Studies of different parameters for biogas production from Sugarcane Molasses - a Sugar Mill Waste

EESD_2016_167

Effective Use of Tree Leaves With Pakistani Coal Through Co-Firing

EESD_2016_175

Biofuels Production Through Agrowaste Pyrolysis

EESD_2016_181

Electricity from Solid Waste; Make city Green

EESD_2016_223

The impact of using hydrogen to upgrade pyrolysis oils

EESD_2016_226

Future prospects of biogas in Pakistan

EESD_2016_235

Comparative Study of Diesel and Bi-fuel Water Pumping System

EESD_2016_242

Production of Biofuel by Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Date Palm Seeds

EESD_2016_259

Investigation of CI engine performance and emission characteristics using biodiesel blends with low level addition of alcohol

EESD_2016_277

Domestic Fixed Dome Biogas Plant Installed at Khaskheli Village Hyderabad Bypass

EESD_2016_300

Trans-Esterification of Poultry Skin and Fat to Produce Biodiesel

EESD_2016_320

Biological Removal of Sulfur from Coal through Use of Microorganism. A Review

EESD_2016_321

Cooking and Heating Energy Need Assessment of Kalkani Village of Kohlu District, Balochistan, Pakistan

III.        HYDROGEN AND FUEL CELLS

Paper ID

Title

EESD_2016_94

Utilization of Bio Fuel Cell Technology for Power Generation in Pakistan

EESD_2016_197

Inorganic-Organic Nano Composite Hybrid Membrane Based on Titania and Polystyrene for High Temperature PEM Fuel Cell

EESD_2016_199

Investigations on Gadolinium doped Ceria (GDC) electrolyte prepared via sol-gel and co-precipitation routes for intermediate temperature solid oxide fuel cell (IT-SOFC) applications

EESD_2016_237

Compatibility Issues of HHO Cell with Internal Combustion Engine

EESD_2016_301 Prediction of pseudo-retrograde hydrate phenomenon for ternary systems Ethane (C2H6) + propane (C3H8) + water (H2O) and Ethane (C2H6) + i-butane (i-C4H10) + water (H2O) in hydrate-forming region

EESD_2016_303

Synchronization of Hydrogen Energy with Diesel Engine for Distributed Generation Applications

IV.        RENEWABLE AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES

Paper ID

Title

EESD_2016_12

Design and Analysis of cross flow impulse turbine for water stream near Trapi village KPK Pakistan

EESD_2016_20

Simplified and Accurate Photovoltaic Module Parameter Estimation Method Based on Single Diode Model

EESD_2016_22

Occurrences of Geothermal Resources and Geochemical Characteristics of Thermal Water of Sothern Indus Basin, Pakistan

EESD_2016_52

Thermodynamic Assessment of Solar Chimney Based Air-Conditioning System for Agricultural and Livestock Applications

EESD_2016_92  Optimization of Dye Sensitized Solar Module  for High Hydrogen Production from  Photoelectrochemical  Water Splitting

EESD_2016_99

Modeling and Simulation of Diffuser Augmented Wind Turbine

EESD_2016_100

Design and Development of Prototype Wind Concentrator Turbine

EESD_2016_113

Bioclimatic House Design Approaches in Rural Area of Mirpurkhas Sindh

EESD_2016_131

Parametric Study of Three Blade Vertical Axis Micro Hydro Turbines (VAMHT) by changing Blade Characteristics

EESD_2016_138

Speed Breaker Power Generator

EESD_2016_170

Development of Standalone Hybrid Solar Wind Power Generation Model for Remote Areas of Pakistan

EESD_2016_174

Study of Incremental Conductance Maximum Power Point Technique under Non-Uniform Solar Irradiations Conditions for Solar PV system

EESD_2016_182

Comparative Engine Performance Analysis using Diesel fuel and Biodiesel derived from Waste Cooking Oil

EESD_2016_183

Study to Investigate the Effect of Temperature on Performance of Thermotolerant Klueromyces Marxianus during the Production of Ethanol Using Numerical Simulation

EESD_2016_186

Modular Multilevel Converters - An Emerging Trend in Advanced HVDC Systems

EESD_2016_188

Regulation of Bus Voltage for Renewable Energy Based Direct Current Micro Grid

EESD_2016_194

Scope of renewable energy resources for fulfilling the energy gap in foreseeable future of Pakistan’s power sector

EESD_2016_231

Techno-Economic Analysis of Solar PV Water Pumps in Tharparkar, Pakistan

EESD_2016_248

Comparison of Thin Film versus Crystalline PV Modules for Utility-Scale Electric Power Production in Pakistan

EESD_2016_263

In-Pipe Hydropower, an Unexplored Green Energy

EESD_2016_269

Municipal Solid Waste to Energy in Pakistan: A case study of Haripur District (Pakistan)

EESD_2016_290

An Intelligent MPPT Design of DC-DC Converter for PV in a PV/SC Hybrid Power System

EESD_2016_292

Sustainable Energy Measures in Saudi Arabia Based on Renewable Energy Sources: Present Actions and Future Plans

EESD_2016_302

Voltage Stability Improvement by Using FACTS Device Static VAR Compensator (SVC)

EESD_2016_322

Performance Evaluation and Model Development of Solar Photovoltaic System: A Case Study for Hyderabad

EESD_2016_323

Enhanced Solar PV MPPT System for 12V Battery Charger

V.        SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

Paper ID

Title

EESD_2016_31

Socioeconomics Impacts of Land Valuation and Infrastructural Development in Hyderabad, Sindh, Pakistan

EESD_2016_72

Study on Environmental Degradation and its Effect on the Property Devaluation in Hyderabad City

EESD_2016_122

Urbanization and Secondary Cities of Sindh Province: Towards More Effective and Sustainable Cities

EESD_2016_156

Evaluating Site Suitability for Intercity Bus Terminal at Hyderabad Sindh, Pakistan

EESD_2016_187

Challenges of Unconventional Reservoir: It’s Time to Overcome Them

EESD_2016_191

Inverse relationship between Poverty and willingness to pay for sustainable environment

EESD_2016_212

Green and Sustainable Building and Material

EESD_2016_243

Urbanization in Pakistan: Challenges and Way Forward (Options) For Sustainable Urban Development

EESD_2016_246

The Technical Aspects of Unconventional Reserves

EESD_2016_252

Gas Cycling and Energy Development Studies of Gas Condensate Reservoir

EESD_2016_265

Dynamics of Karachi as a Megapolis: Issues and Challenges

EESD_2016_278

Internet of Things (IoT) and Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) Based Smart Catastrophe Monitoring System for Factories

EESD_2016_333

Environmentally Sustainable Natural Dyeing of Cotton Fabrics Using Ultrasonic Technology

EESD_2016_338

Surveillance of sensitization and adverse health effects assessment by low molecular weight organic acid anhydrides exposure in the Site Area Kotri, Jamshoro, Pakistan

VI.        ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES

Paper ID

Title

EESD_2016_27

Extension Worker’s Perception on Health and Environmental Hazards Posed by Urban Livestock Keeping in Makarfi Local Government Area, Kaduna State of Nigeria. Implications for Climate Change Mitigation

EESD_2016_43

Precipitation Trend Analysis in Pakistan using TRMM 3B42 Product (2001-2015)

EESD_2016_67

Identification of Potential Occupational Hazards with Relative Controls for Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) and Chemical Operation during Oil and Gas Drilling Activity

EESD_2016_56

Concentration of Gas Emissions of Waste Burning in Incinerator at Different Temperature

EESD_2016_60

Intensity of Noise Pollution from the Industries at S.I.T.E Area Kotri

EESD_2016_53

Potential of Volunteered Geographic Information for Adaptation of Climate Change Effects in Pakistan

EESD_2016_54

Recycling of Human Scalp Hair as Environment Friendly Material in Cement Concrete

EESD_2016_102

Environmental impacts of hydro power plant[16MW] Naltar Gilgit Baltistan

EESD_2016_126

Dyeing of Nanofibers Using Ultrasonic Energy

EESD_2016_132

Influence of Environment on Resin Coated Mortar

EESD_2016_134

Emissions from Diesel Engine and Exhaust After Treatment Technologies

EESD_2016_135

Emissions Control Unit for Diesel Engine Exhaust

EESD_2016_140

COD and TOC Removal Assessment in Effluent From Anaerobic Bioreactor and Effluent From Cyclic Ozonation-Biotreatment in a Pulp Factory Wastewater Treatment

EESD_2016_148

Impact of Air Pollution from the Industries S.I.T.E Area Kotri

EESD_2016_149

Solid Waste Management-Incineration of Solid Waste of Karachi

EESD_2016_158

A Supply Chain Network Design and Decision Approach and Minimizing Carbon Monoxide Emission to the Environment

EESD_2016_162

Study on the Accidental Release of Toxic Gases and its Consequences Using ALOHA Technique

EESD_2016_168

Design of Solar Coal Hybrid Power Plant: Techno-economic Analysis

EESD_2016_169

Environmental Impacts of Thar Coal Mining

EESD_2016_201

Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Landfill Site Modeling Using Geographic Information System (GIS) and Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis (MCDA): Case Study of Sukkur city, Pakistan

EESD_2016_204

Quantitative ground water assessment of Lahore for sustainable water management

EESD_2016_208

A Holistic Approach to Preserve Sustainability of Haleji Lake by Using Eco-Tourism Theory

EESD_2016_236

Methods for Treatment of PAH Contaminated Soils; Review and Comparison

EESD_2016_253

Impact of Natural Climate on Socio-Economic Condition of People in District Tharparkar, Sindh

EESD_2016_272

Pakistan on the Achievement of Sustainable Development Goals and Role of Social Attitude Towards Climate Change and Challenges

EESD_2016_284

Purification of Copper Ion Contaminated Industrial Water by Activated Carbon Prepared from Scrap Rubber Tyres

EESD_2016_310

Rainfall impact on Ground Water Quality in Mirpur Sakro, District Thatta

EESD_2016_312

Analysis and Treatment of Washoff Water from Vehicular Service Centres in Hyderabad

EESD_2016_313

Contamination and Legislative Measures for Sustainable Growth of Business of Tanneries in Pakistan

EESD_2016_324

Repair of RCC Beams with Locally Available Polymer Modified Cementous Mortar and Ordinary Portland Cement

EESD_2016_326

Assessment of Occupational Health, Safety and Environment in Brick Kiln Industries at Tando Hyder, Pakistan

VII.        ENERGY CONVERSION & STORAGE

Paper ID

Title

EESD_2016_3

Water and Energy Conservation at Source through Improved Surface Irrigation Techniques: A Case Study of Bahawalpur

EESD_2016_46

Mechanical Testing and Failure Analysis of Photovoltaic Modules

EESD_2016_128

Efficiency Improvement of Mini Hydro Pump Storage Power Plant Using Archimedes Turbine

EESD_2016_141

Foot Step Power Generation System

EESD_2016_151

Comparative Power Quality Analysis of Voltage Source Inverter Topologies

EESD_2016_159

Implementation of Condition Based Maintenance at Al-Noor Medium Density Fiber (MDF) Board Company

EESD_2016_210

Analysis of Seepage from Elevated Saline Disposal Channels of   LBOD-1 Nawabshah Component

EESD_2016_222

Economic and Technical study of Hybrid system (Wind-Photovoltaic) Electrification for rural area of Tharparkar district, Sindh using HOMER software

EESD_2016_234

Power Quality Comparison of Three Phase Bridge Inverter Based Induction Motor

EESD_2016_255

Experimental Investigations of Hybrid Vertical Axis Wind Turbine

EESD_2016_256

Study to Investigate the Optimize Blending Ratio of Cow Dung Manure with Distillery Waste Water for Power Generation in Microbial Fuel Cell

EESD_2016_275

Foot Step Power Generation System

EESD_2016_280

Hydrotalcite Based Cobalt Catalyst for Synthesis of Hydrocarbons from Syngas

EESD_2016_281

Promoted Hydrotalcite Based Cobalt Catalyst for Fischer Tropsch Synthesis Application

EESD_2016_289

Solarization of Sensitive Load of Electrical Department MUET SZAB Campus

VIII.        ENERGY POLICIES & PLANNING

Paper ID

Title

EESD_2016_18

Pragmatic study of Fiscal Growth and Environmental Issues

EESD_2016_28

Business Model for Dissemination of TERI Cook stoves in Kenya

EESD_2016_36

Experimental Study of Oil Based Mud for Minimize Impact on Environment by Using Different Vegetable Oils

EESD_2016_47

Determination of Factors and Characteristics of Change of Profession Attitude among Mekong Region Population

EESD_2016_110

Health & Environmental Impacts of Slaughter Houses’ Condition on Society – A Case Study of Hyderabad City

EESD_2016_121

Hydrology of Upper Indus Basin

EESD_2016_152

A Review on Major Environmental Impacts of Petroleum Industry in Pakistan

EESD_2016_161

Experiences of Displaced and Host Communities Undergoing Sustainable Development Project: A Case Study of Chashma Barrage Resettlement

EESD_2016_193

A Hybrid Solution for Self-Sustaining Green Energy

EESD_2016_225

Transmutation Study of Minor Actinides in PWR - Nuclear Waste Management

EESD_2016_304

Teaching of New Narrative for Sustainable Renewable Energy Development in Pakistan

EESD_2016_328

An-aerobic Co-digestion as an Optimized Technique for the Production of Biogas from Poultry Manure and Buffalo Dung