Refereed Journal Papers:

 

  1. Sana, A. and Tanaka, H., (1997), Improvement of the full-range equation for bottom friction under three-dimensional wave-current combined motion, Coastal Engrg., Vol.31, Elsevier Science, pp.217-229.

  2. Sana, A., Tanaka, H. and Yamaji, H. (1997), Transitional behaviour of asymmetric oscillatory boundary layers, Annual Journal of Hydraulic Eng. (JSCE), Vol.41, pp.651-656.

  3. Tanaka, H., Sana, A., Yamaji, H. and Samad, M.A. (1998), Experimental and numerical investigation on asymmetric oscillatory boundary layers, Journal of Hydroscience and Hydraulic Eng., Vol.16, No.1, 117-126.

  4. Tanaka, H., Yamaji, H., Sana, A. and Shuto, N. (1998), A generation method of asymmetric oscillatory motion simulating cnoidal waves, Coastal Eng. J. Vol.40, No.3, 291-306.

  5. Tanaka, H., Sana, A., Kawamura, I. and Yamaji, H. (1999), Depth-limited oscillatory boundary layers on a rough bottom, Coastal Eng. J. Vol.41, No.1, 85-105.

  6. Sana, A. and Tanaka, H. (2000), A review of k-epsilon model to analyse oscillatory boundary layers, J. Hyd. Eng. (ASCE), Vol. 126, No.9, 701-710.

  7. Sana, A. and Shuy, E. B. (2002), Two-Equation turbulence models for smooth oscillatory boundary layers, Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering (ASCE), Vol.128, No.1, 38-45.

  8. Sana, A., Tanaka, H., Yamaji, H. and Kawamura, I. (2005), Hydrodynamic stability of asymmetric oscillatory boundary layers, Journal of Hydraulic Engrg., ASCE (submitted).

  9. Sana, A., Tanaka, H., Yamaji, H. and Kawamura, I. (2005), Hydrodynamic stability of asymmetric oscillatory boundary layers, Journal of Hydraulic Engrg., ASCE (submitted).

  10. Sana A. Ghumman, A. R., Tanaka, H. and Shamim, M.A. (2005), Numerical modelling of rough oscillatory boundary layers using two-equation turbulence models, Journal of Hydraulic Research, IAHR (submitted).

 

Conference Papers

 

  1. Tanaka, H. and Sana, A.(1995), Numerical study on transition to turbulence in a wave boundary layer, in Sediment Transport Mechanisms in Coastal Environments and Rivers , Ed. M. Belorgey, R.D. Rajaona and J.F.A. Sleath , World Scientific, pp.14-25. 

  2. Sana, A. and Tanaka, H., (1995), A full-range equation for wave boundary layer thickness, Advances in Hydro-Science and Engineering, Vol.2, pp.1487-1494.

  3. Sana, A. and Tanaka, H., (1995), Application of low Reynolds number k-epsilon model to wave-current combined motion, in Computer Modelling of Seas and Coastal Regions II, Ed. C.A. Brebbia, L. Traversoni and L.C. Wrobel, Computational Mechanics Publications, pp.213-220.

  4. Sana, A. and Tanaka, H., (1995), The performance of low Reynolds number k-epsilon model to analyze an oscillatory boundary layer, International Symp. on Mathematical Modelling of Turbulent Flows, Tokyo, pp.291-296

  5. Tanaka, H. and Sana, A., (1996), The quasi-steady behavior of wave boundary layer- a theoretical and experimental study, 10th Congress of APD-IAHR, Malaysia, pp.381-388.

  6. Sana, A. and Tanaka, H., (1996), A comparative study of low Reynolds number k-epsilon models based on wave-current combined motion, 10th Congress of APD-IAHR, Malaysia, pp.486-493.

  7. Sana, A. and Tanaka, H., (1996), The testing of low Reynolds number k-epsilon models by DNS data for an oscillatory boundary layer, The 6th Int. Symp. on Flow Modelling and Turbulence Measurements, Sep. 1996, Florida, U.S.A. pp.363-370.

  8. Tanaka, H. and Sana, A., (1997), The variation of frictional resistance under long waves in cross-shore direction, In Computer Modelling of Seas and Coastal Regions III, Ed. J.R. Acinas and C.A. Brebbia, Computational Mechanics Publications, pp.233-242.

  9. Tanaka, H., Sana, A., and Samad, M.A. (1997), The modes of Sediment Transport under pulsatile motion, Proc. Fourth International Conf. on Measurement and Control of Granular Materials (MCGM’97), pp.160-165.

  10. Tanaka, H., Yamaji, H., Sana, A. (1998), Experimental study on non-linear wave boundary layers, Proc. ICCE 98, ASCE, Copenhagen, Denmark, pp.471-483.

  11. Itonaga, N, Sana, A., Tanaka, H. and Samad, M.A. (2000), Modelling of Natori river mouth topography change due to a heavy flood, International Conf. On Comp. Hydrodynamics (ICHD’ 2000), Yokohama, Japan, pp. 653-658.

  12. Tanaka, H., Sana, A., Kawamura, I. And Yamaji, H., (2000), Stability of asymmetric wave boundary layers, International Conf. On Comp. Hydrodynamics (ICHD’ 2000), Yokohama, Japan, pp. 563-568.

  13. Sana, A. and Shuy, E. B. (2001), Analysis of a Transitional Oscillatory Boundary Layer by k-e Model, Proc. 29th IAHR Congress, Beijing, China, pp.224-228.

  14. Sana, A., Shuy, E. B., Mzila, N. and Hoong, C. K. M. (2001) A Preliminary Study On Feasibility Of Using Treated Wastewater To Recharge Reclaimed Land, Proc. 29th IAHR Congress, Beijing, China, pp.152-156.

  15. Mzila, N., Shuy, E.B., Tan, H.C. and Sana, A. (2001), Preliminary groundwater quality investigations at a reclaimed land in Singapore, Proc. 29th IAHR Congress, Beijing, China, pp.140-144.

  16. Sana, A., Tanaka, H. (2001) Utilization of Two-Layer Turbulence Models to analyze an Oscillatory Boundary Layer on a Smooth Bottom, 8th International Symp. Flow Modelling and Turbulence Measurements, Tokyo, Japan, pp.517-524.

  17. Sana, A. and Al-Shibli, S. H. (2003) Modelling of seawater intrusion into a coastal aquifer in the Sultanate of Oman, 30th International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research (IAHR) Congress, Greece, August 24-29, pp.581-588.

  18. Sana, A. (2004) Implementation of a numerical model to study oil spill fate in the coastal region of Sultanate of Oman, The Joint Kingdom of Bahrain-Japan Symposium 2004-Challenges on New Horizons, Manama, Bahrain, pp.374-386 (Invited paper).

  19. Sana, A. and Tanaka, H. (2004) Numerical modeling of oscillatory boundary layers using two-equation turbulence models, 6th Int.  Conf. on Hydroscience and Engineering (ICHE-2004), Brisbane, Australia (Invited paper).

  20. Sana, A., Tanaka, H. and Suzuki, T. (2004) Experimental and numerical study of irregular wave boundary layers on a rough bottom, Int. Conf. Coast. Engrg. (ICCE 2004), Lisbon, Portugal, Book of abstracts, Paper No. 374.

  21. Sana, A. (2005) Measurement of oil related pollution in the coastal region of Sultanate of Oman, Sea to Sea Regional Symposium, Cairo, Egypt (accepted).

 

Thesis and Dissertation

 

Sana, A. (1992), Application of a Turbulence Model to an Oscillatory Boundary Layer, Master thesis, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand.

Sana, A. (1997), Experimental and Numerical Study on Turbulent Oscillatory Boundary Layers, Ph.D. Dissertation, Tohoku University, Japan.