Publications

1- Badran, Ali A., and Marschall, E. Oscillating Pendant Drop: A method for the Measurement of Dynamic Surface and Interface Tension”; Review of Scientific Instruments; 57 (2) 86, pp 259-263.

2- Najjar, Yousef S.H. and Badran, Ali A., " The Solar Gas Turbine for Pump and Electric Generator Drive ", Energy, Vol. 11, No.10, pp. 1027- 1030, 1986.

3- Badran, Ali A., " The Water-Trickle Ceramic Solar Collector ", Solar and Wind Technology, vol.6 No. 5 pp. 517 - 522, 1989.

4- Badran, Ali A., "Thermal Performance of a Cylindrical Solar Collector", Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 32, No.3, pp. 217-222, 1991.

5- Badran, Ali, A. and Najjar, Yousef S. H. The Inverted Trickle Flat Plate Solar Collector , Int. J. Solar Energy, Vol. 14, pp. 33 - 41, 1993.

6- Badran, Ali, A. and Hamdan, Mohammad A. " Inverted Trickle Solar Still ", International Journal of Solar Energy, Vol. 17, No. 1 pp. 51-60, 1995.

7- Jubran, Bassam A., Badran, Ali A. and Hamdan Mohammad A., " Solar Energy Augmentation of a Carnalite Solar Pond Using Inverted Trickle Collectors ", Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 38, No. 3, pp. 245 - 252, 1997

8- Jubran, Bassam A., El-Baz, Ala'a R., Hamdan, Mohammad A. and Badran, Ali A., " Experimental Investigation of Local Clays and Clay Schemes as Liners for Solar Ponds ", International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 20, 637-642, 1996.

9- Jubran, Bassam A., El-Baz, Ala'a R., Hamdan, Mohammad A. and Badran, Ali A. " Effects of Climatic Conditions on the Performance of Carnalite Solar Ponds ", International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. 20, 1037 - 1048, 1996.

10- Badran, Ali A. and Badran, Ahmad F. " An Integrated ٍSolar collector / Roof System Utilizing a Water-Trickle Clay-Tile Collector ", Int. J. of Solar Energy, Vol. 19, No.4, pp. 213-231, 1998.

11- Badran, Ali A. and Hamdan, Mohammad A., " Utilization of Solar Energy for the Heating of Fuel Oil ", Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 39, No. 1/2, PP. 105-111, 1998.

12- Ibrahim, Yousef M. S and Badran, Ali A., Heat Transfer in External Stone Walls : The Effect of Stone Surface Texture ”, Dirasat, Vol. 24, No. 3, Nov. 1997.

13- Badran, Ali A., Jubran, Bassam A., Qassem, Ihab and Hamdan, Mohammad A., Numerical Model for the Behaviour of a Salt Gradient Solar Pond Greenhouse Heating System ”, Applied Energy, Vol. 58, No. 1, PP. 57 - 72, 1997.

14- Badran, Ali A. Combined Inverted Trickle Solar Collector and Still: The Collector Mode , Dirasat, Vol. 24, No. 3, Nov. 1997.

15- Badran, Ali A. Heat Losses in Thermoplastic Pipe Systems”, Int. J. of Heat and Technology, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2002.

16- Badran, Ali A. Heat Transfer in Thermoplastic Pipe Systems: The Effect of Sleeve Corrugations”; Int. J. of Heat and Technology, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 41-46, 2002.

17- Badran, Ali A. and Jubran, Bassam A., Fuel Oil Heating by a Trickle Solar Collector”; Energy Conv. and Mgmt., 42 (2001) pp. 1637-1645.

18- Badran, Ali A. Inverted Trickle Solar Still: Effect of Heat Recovery”,

Desalination, 133 (2001) pp.167-173.

19- Badran, Ali A. and Hamdan, Mohammad M. Comparative Study for Under Floor Heating Using solar Ponds vs. Solar Collectors”; Applied Energy, 77(2004), pp.107-117.

20- Badran, Ali A, Performance of Cool Towers Under Various climates in Jordan”. Energy and Buildings, 35( 2003), pp.1031-1035.

21- Hammad M., Badran A. and Habali S.; Building and Testing of a vaccine Cabinet Cooled by Solar Energy., Presented in the International IIR Conference on Latest Developments in Refrigerated storage, Transportation and Display of Food Products, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, University of Jordan, Amman, 28-30 March 2005.

22- Badran, Ali A., Loay M. Assaf, Khaled S. Kayed, Fadi A. Ghaith and Mohammad I. Hammash; Simulation and Experimental Study for an Inverted Trickle Solar Still”, Desalination, 164 (2004), pp. 77-85.

23- Badran, Ali A., Kharisha, Y. H., Suhaimat, K. A. and J. M. Twal,Solar

Extraction of Tar From Tar Sand Using Hot Kerosene”; Energy Sources, 27: 559-568, 2005.

24- Badran, Ali A, Hammad, Mahmoud A. and Haddad, Kais E. , Computer Simulation and Performance Study for an Ammonia Refrigerating Plant of 65 Ton Capacity.”, Presented in the International IIR Conference on Latest Developments in Refrigerated storage, Transportation and Display of Food Products, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, University of Jordan, Amman, 28-30 March 2005.

25- Badran, Ali A, Al-Hallaq, Ahmad A, Eyal Salman, Imad A. and Odat, Mohammad, Z. A Solar Still Augmented with a Flat-Plate Collector”; Desalination, 172 (2005) 227-234.

26- Badran, Ali A. Heat Transfer in Thermoplastic Pipes in the Vertical Position”; Int. J. of Heat and Technology, Vol. 25, No.2, (2006)

27- Saleh, Ahmed, and Badran, Ali A Solar Cooker Utilizing Satellite Dish Technology ; Global Conference on Renewable Energy Approaches for Desert Regions ( GCREADER), Amman, Jordan, 18-22 Sept. 2006.

28- Saleh, Ahmed, and Badran, Ali A A Solar Still Augmented with a Flat-Plate Collector and a Reflector” ; Global Conference on Renewable Energy Approaches for Desert Regions ( GCREADER), Amman, Jordan, 18-22 Sept. 2006.

29- Badran, Ali A. and Dawood, K., "Renewable Energy in Jordan: Research, Development, Projects and Future Priorities"; A review paper presented in Arabic, Energy Workshop, Higher Council for Science and Technology, Amman, Jordan 16/8/2006.

30- Badran, Ali A., "Energy in Jordan: Research and Development Activities and Future Priorities"; A review paper presented in Arabic, Proceedings of the 12th. Jordanian Science week, Higher Council for Science and Technology, Amman, Jordan 27-28 Nov. 2006.

31- Badran, Ali A, Mustafa, M., Dawood, W. and Ghazzawi, Z. "On the Measurement of Bond Conductance in Solar Collector Absorber Plate", Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 29, No. 11 (2008), pp.3305-3310.

32- Badran, Ali A, Sbeinati, S. and Jbour, E. "U-Factors in External Stone Walls: The Effect of Stone Surface Texture", Proc. of the 6th. Jordanian Int'l. Mechanical Engineering Conference(JIMEC'6), 22-24 Oct. 2007, Amman, Jordan.

33- Badran, Ali A., Thermal and Electrical Applications of Solar Energy”; Presented in the Workshop on the Use of Solar Energy Equipment”;

Jordan Contractors Association, Amman, Aug. 24, 2008.

34- Badran, Ali A., Present Status of Research on Building Envelope in Jordan”; Jordan-USA Building Envelop Energy Efficiency Technology Cooperation Workshop, Jordan Chamber of Commerce, Oct. 25, 2008.

35- Badran, Ali A., Yousif, I., Joudeh, Al-Hamad, N., Halawa, H. and Hassouneh, H. Portable Solar Cooker and Water Heater”; Energy Conversion and Management, 51, 2010.

36- Sulaiman, S. J. and Badran, A. A."Moisture and Condensation in Residential Buildings in a Relatively Dry Region"; International Journal

of Ventilation; Vol. 8, No. 4 March 2010, pp. 313-324.

37- Badran, Ali A., "Desalination by Solar Thermal and PV Hybrid Energy in Jordan"; Presented in the German-Jordanian Workshop, Amman, Oct. 17-30, 2010.

48- Badran, Ali A., Jaradat Adnan W., and Bahbooh, Mustafa M., Comparative Study of Continuous Versus Intermittent Heating for a Local Residential Building, Energy Conversion and Management, 65,(2013) p. 709-714.

39- Badran, Ali A. and Tabaza, Taha A. Heating Alternatives in View of New Electricity Pricing; Presented in the Zaytoonah University International Engineering Conference on Design and Innovation in Infrastructure 2012 ; Amman, Jordan, 18-20 June, 2012. Submitted for publication in Sustainable Cities and Society as a special issue on the above conference.

40- Badran, Ali A. , Jaradat, Adnan W., Effect of Heat Exchanger on the Performance of Inverted Trickle Solar Still; Accepted for publication in Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Jan. 2013.

41- Badran, Ali A. , Jaradat, Adnan W., Effect of Natural Convection on the Performance of Inverted Trickle Solar Still; Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Published online in July 10, 2014.

42- Hamdan, Mohammad A., Badran, Ali A. and Abdelhafez, Eman A., Comparison of neural network models in the estimation of the performance of solar Collectors”; Journal of Infrastructure Systems, Published online in July 10, 2014.

43- Mohammad Atyani, Ali A. Badran, Computer Simulation of an Ammonia Absorption Refrigeration System Using Evacuated Tube Solar Collectors; Presented in the 4th. Jordanian IIR International Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Amman, 10-12 Sept. 2012.

44- Mahmood, Murad and Badran, Ali A., Analysis of a hybrid solar thermal collector with built-in water desalination system, Submitted to the International Journal of Sustainable Energy, 12 June 2012.

45- Masha'aleh, Rebhi A. and Badran, Ali A., Theoretical Analysis and experimental performance of a hybrid inverted trickle photovoltaic/thermal(PV/T) solar system; Presented in the International Conference on Renewable Energy For the Arab World (ICREFAW), 22-24 April 2013.

46- Aiad, Misbah M., Badran, Ali A. and Shihabi S., Optimal selection of hybrid PV/wind systems for Jordanian conditions, Presented in the 4th.Global Conference on Renewables and Energy Efficiency for Desert Regions (GCREEDER 2013), Amman, Jordan 10-12 Sept, 2013.

47- Badran, Ali A. ,Heating and Cooling Degree Days Under Local

Conditions; Presented in the 5th. Jordanian IIR Conference on

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Aqaba, Jordan, 8-10 Mar. 2015.

Also Published online by the International Institute of Refrigeration

2015.

48- Badran, Ali A. and Abueed, M., Measurement of the overall heat transfer

coefficient in existing building walls using in-situ guarded hot box

method, Presented in the 5th. Jordanian IIR Conference on

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Aqaba, Jordan, 8-10 Mar. 2015.

49- Makahleh, Firas M., Badran, Ali A. and Al-Maaytah, Ayman A.,

Modeling and simulation of a two-stage air cooled adsorption chiller with

heat recovery, Presented in the 5th. Jordanian IIR Conference on

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Aqaba, Jordan, 8-10 Mar. 2015. Also

Published online by the International Institute of Refrigeration, 2015.

50- Badran, Ali A. and Jaradat, Adnan W. "Effect of a Heat Exchanger on

the Performance of an Inverted Trickle Solar Still", Journal of

Infrastructure Systems; Published online in July 10, 2014.

51- Hamdan. Mohammad. A., Abdulhafez, Eman. and Badran Ali A.

"Comparison of Neural Network Models in the Estimation of the

Performance of Solar Collectors", Journal of Infrastructure

Systems; Published online in July 10, 2014.

52- Badran, Ali A., "Heating and Cooling Degree Days Under Local

Jordanian Conditions", Presented in the 5th. Jordanian IIR International

IIR Conference on Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Aqaba 8-10

2015. Also published online by the International Institute of Refrigeration, 2015.

53- Al-Hiyari, Luma and Badran Ali A. "Analysis for a Grid-Connected

Photovoltaic-Wind Hybrid Power Plant in Jordan", Proceedings of

5th.Global Conference on Renewables and Energy Efficiency for Desert

Regions (GCREEDER 2016), Amman, Jordan 4-6 April, 2016. Also in communication with the Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, 2016.

54- Abdul-Rahman, Samah and Badran Ali A. "Analysis of an Off- Grid

Photovoltaic-Wind Hybrid Power System for Disi Water Pumping

Project", Proceedings of the 5th.Global Conference on Renewables

and Energy Efficiency for Desert Regions (GCREEDER 2016),

Amman, Jordan 4-6 April, 2016. Also accepted for publication in the Int. Jour. of Thermal and Evironmental Engineering(IJTEE), Vol. 13, No. 1 (2016)

55- Al Bsoul, Mohammad and Badran Ali A. "Performance of an Improved

Inverted Trickle Photovoltaic/Thermal (PV/T) Solar System in the

Collector and Desalination Modes", Proceedings of the 5th.Global

Conference on Renewables and Energy Efficiency for Desert Regions

(GCREEDER 2016), Amman, Jordan 4-6 April, 2016. Also in communication with the Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, 2016.