University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Dr. Zafar Said is currently working as an associate professor at the Department of Sustainable and Renewable Energy Engineering, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates (UAE). His research interests focus on Renewable Energy, Energy and Exergy Analysis, Solar Energy, Heat Transfer, Nanofluids, Nano enhanced PCM, Nanolubricants, Nanorefrigerants, Polygeneration, Energy Storage, Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning and Optimization. He has published over 215 papers as per Web of Science, including one in Progress in Energy and Combustion (IF: 35.339), One in Physics Reports (IF: 30.105), One in Advanced Energy Materials (IF: 29.698), One in Nano Energy (IF: 19.069), 6 in Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews (IF: 16.799), 2 books, 20 book chapters, 26 conference papers, with about 10921+ citations and an H-index of 62. He is ranked in World's Top 2% Scientists 2019, 2020 and 2021 by Elsevier BV and Stanford University) in the field of Energy. He is also ranked in the top 100 scientists in the United Arab Emirates, as per adscientificindex: (https://lnkd.in/eJ2QTB2e). Dr. Zafar serves as the Editorial Board Member for several ISI Journals. He serves as the Editor of Cogent Engineering, the Associate Editor for Sustainable Energy Research and Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences, the Youth Editor for International Journal of Extreme Manufacturing (IJEM), and the Guest Editor for several special issues in Q1 journals with Elsevier, Frontiers, MDPI, etc. Moreover, he is a reviewer in more than 40 Journals.