Bekir Sami Yilbas

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Scopus ID: 7103013345
Researcher ID: C-8882-2015
Scholar profile: link

Selected Publications:

  1. Al-Buraiki, A. S., Al-Sharafi, A., Yilbas, B. S., Al-Merbati, A. S., Kassas, M. (2023). Influence of load coordination with solar energy potential on the optimal sizing of standalone PV systems. Energy Conversion and Management: X, 17, 100343. doi:

  2. Abubakar, A. A., Yilbas, B. S., Al-Qahtani, H., Alzaydi, A. (2022). Droplet motion on sonically excited hydrophobic meshes. Scientific Reports, 12 (1). doi:

  3. Mara’Beh, R. A., Al-Dweik, A. Y., Yilbas, B. S., Sunar, M. (2022). Closed form solution of nonlinear oscillation of a cantilever beam using λ-symmetry linearization criteria. Heliyon, 8 (11), e11673. doi:

  4. Mohamed, S. A., Al-Sulaiman, F. A., Ibrahim, N. I., Zahir, Md. H., Al-Ahmed, A., Saidur, R., Yılbaş, B. S., Sahin, A. Z. (2017). A review on current status and challenges of inorganic phase change materials for thermal energy storage systems. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 70, 1072–1089. doi:

  5. Javani, N., Dincer, I., Naterer, G. F., Yilbas, B. S. (2014). Heat transfer and thermal management with PCMs in a Li-ion battery cell for electric vehicles. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 72, 690–703. doi:

  6. Kahraman, R., Sunar, M., Yilbas, B. (2008). Influence of adhesive thickness and filler content on the mechanical performance of aluminum single-lap joints bonded with aluminum powder filled epoxy adhesive. Journal of Materials Processing Technology, 205 (1–3), 183–189. doi:

  7. Sahin, A. Z., Yilbas, B. S. (2013). The thermoelement as thermoelectric power generator: Effect of leg geometry on the efficiency and power generation. Energy Conversion and Management, 65, 26–32. doi: