Editor-in-Chief:

Dr. Prasad K.D.V. Yarlagadda
Professor in Smart Systems
Science and Engineering Faculty
Queensland University of Technology
Brisbane, Australia

Regional Editors:

Dr. Kamineni P. Rao
Associate Head & Associate Professor
Dept. of Mechanical & Biomedical Engineering
City University of Hong Kong
Kowloon, Hong Kong

Prof. Leszek A. Dobrzański
President of the World Academy of
Materials and Manufacturing Engineering
Director of the Institute of Engineering
Materials an Biomaterials
Silesian University of Technology
Gliwice, Poland

Review Panel:

Prof. Rana Mukherji
M.Tech.(Inst.),
Faculty of Science and Technology,
The ICFAI University, India

Dr. Rajeev Kumar Mishra
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Environmental Engineeirng
Delhi Technological University, India

Dr. Zulkifli Bin Mohd. Rosli
Senior Lecturer,
Head of Department (Engineering Materials, FKP)
Department of Engineering Materials
Universiti Teknikal Malaysia

Dr. A. Venkataraman
Professor, Department Of P.G. Studies
And Research In Materials Science
Gulbarga University, India

Dr. T. Joseph Sahaya Anand PhD MIMM
Associate Professor
Technical University of Malaysia Malacca (UTeM)
Malaysia

Associate Editors:

Dr. Reza Rezaee
Department of Petroleum Engineering
Curtin University
Australia

Dr. Bai Renbi
Associate Professor
Division of Environmental Science and Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
National University of Singapore
Singapore

Prof. Adel Elsharkawy
Petroleum Engineering Department
Kuwait University
Kuwait

Dr. Defne Apul
Associate Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
The University of Toledo
USA

Dr. Shari Dunn-Norman
Associate Professor
Petroleum Engineering
University Missouri-Rolla
USA

Dr. Israel Dunmade
Associate Professor
Department of Environmental Science
Mount Royal University
Canada

Prof. Hikmat Hasanov
Department of Physics
Khazar University
Azerbaijan

Prof. Ong Say Leong
Department of Civil Engineering
National University of Singapore
Singapore

Dr. V. Chris Lakhan
Professor and GIS Professional
Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
University of Windsor
Canada

Prof. George Q. Huang
Department of Industrial and
Manufacturing Systems Engineering
The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Prof. G. N. Pradeep Kumar
Department of Civil Engineering
Sri Venkateswara University College of Engineering
India

Prof. Derek Jackson
Centre for Coastal and Marine Research,
School of Environmental Sciences,
University of Ulster,
Northern Ireland

Prof. S N Ekkanath Madathil
Rolls-Royce/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair
University of Sheffield, UK

Dr. Pradip Paik
Department of Materials Technology & Nanoscience and
Nanotechnology
School of Engineering Sciences and Technology
University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad, AP, India

Dr. M. Chithirai Pon Selvan
Associate Professor – Mechanical Engineering
Amity University Dubai
UAE

Dr. Eng. Hamid Ali Abed AL-Asadi
Professor in the Computer and Communication Network Engineering
Computer Science Dept.,
Basra University,
Basra, Iraq.

Asst. Prof. Mohammad Farhan Fazli
Department of Architecture
Z.H.College of Engg.&Technology
Aligarh Muslim University
India

Managing Editor:

Dr. Anton Ravindran
President of
Global Science and Technology Forum (GSTF)

Professor Ill-soo Kim
Director of International Exchange &
Education Institute
Department of Mechanical Engineering
College of Engineering
Mokpo National University, South Korea

Prof. K. S. Taraman, Ph.D., P.E., Fellow SME
DIT Chair of Manufacturing Engineering
Director, Doctor of Engineering in
Manufacturing Systems Program
Lawrence Technological University
USA

Dr. Raja Rizwan Hussain, M.ACI, ASCE, JCI, PEC, ACS, NACE
Assistant Professor
CoE-CRT, Civil Engineering Department
College of Engineering
King Saud University, KSA

Prof S.K.Singh
Professor and Dean
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Delhi Technological University, India

Dr. C. Natarajan
Professor, Civil Engineering
National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, India

Dr. Rajiv O. Dusane
Professor
Metallurgical Engineering and Material Science
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
India

Dr. Roger Saint-Fort 
Department of Petroleum Engineering
Curtin University
Australia

Dr. S.K. Varma
Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
The University of Texas at El Paso
USA

Dr. Fathi Boukadi
LAGCOE Endowed Professor of Petroleum Engineering
University of Louisiana at Lafayette
USA

Dr. Zhangxing John Chen
Professor and NSERC/AERI/Foundation CMG Chair
iCORE Industrial Chair
Department of Chemical & Petroleum Engineering
Schulich School of Engineering
University of Calgary
Canada

Prof. Ridha Gharbi
Dept. of Petroleum Engineering
Kuwait University
Kuwait

Prof. Younane Abousleiman
The University of Oklahoma
USA

Dr. Abdul Md Mazid
Senior Lecturer
Mechanical, Mechatronics & Bulk Materials
School of Engineering & Built Environment
Faculty of Sciences, Engineering & Health
Central Queensland University
Australia

Dr. Alan S. Rocha
Associate Professor
National Institute of Technical Teachers
Training and Research
Goa Extension Centre, Goa, India

Prof. Dr. Namasivayam Vasudevan
Professor in Ecology
Centre for Environmental Studies
Anna University, India

Dr. Goutam Pohit
Professor
Jadavpur University
India

Dr. Melissa Chan
Assistant Professor
Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, USA

Prof. Carlo Sansour
Division of Materials, Mechanics, and Structures
Head, Centre for Structures and Construction
Department of Civil Engineering
University of Nottingham, UK

Prof. Bhola R. Gurjar
Department of Civil Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T.)
India

Dr. Umesh Kumar
Associate Professor
Department of electrical engineering
Indian Institute of Technology
India

Prof. Jyothi Roopa Surendra Kumar
Assistant Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology
India

Dr. Henrik P. Minassians
Associate Professor of Urban Studies and Planning
California State University Northridge
USA

Prof. K. Iyer Viswanathan
Computer Science and Engineering
National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli
India

Dr. Mainak Ghosh
Associate Professor
Architecture, Jadavpur University, Kolkata
India

Dr. Jan Hendrik Hofmeyr Cruywagen
Associate Professor in the Engineering
Built Environment and Information Technology
University of Pretoria, South Africa

Prof. Chiwan Hsieh
Distinguished Professor
Department of Civil Engineering
National Pingtung University of Science and Technology, Taiwan