South Asian Institute for 
Research and Training

[ Incorporated under Section 8  of Indian Companies Act, 2013 ]
Formerly known as South Asian Research Corporation

Farooq Ahmad Najar graduated from University of Kashmir in Mechanical Engineering branch in 2007, completed his Masters from National Institute of Technology, Kashmir with Mechanical System Design specialization in 2010. He is currently pursuing doctorates from NIT Kashmir in Tribology. He has 07 national and international publications to his credit. He has a teaching experience of four months. His areas of interests are CFD, Large hydrodynamic lubrication systems, Small Hydro Electric Power Systems, Wind Turbines.


  • Farooq Ahmad Najar and G. A. Harmain, “Thermoelastic distortion and its control in thin film hydrodynamic lubrication thrust bearings" in the Proceedings of 2015 STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Dallas, Texas, USA

  • Farooq Ahmad Najar and G. A. Harmain, “Heat transfer enhancement  in hydrodynamic lubrication thrust bearings" Submitted to the Tribology Transactions on April 22, 2015.

  • Najar, F. A and Harmain, G. A “Thermal effects of conventional and water-cooled thrust bearing using finite difference method: comparative analysis”, Int. J. Precision Technology, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2015

  • Farooq Ahmad Najar and G. A. Harmain, “Numerical Investigation of Pressure Profile in Hydrodynamic Lubrication Thrust Bearing,” International Scholarly Research Notices, vol. 2014, Article ID 157615, 8 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/157615

  • Farooq Ahmad Najar and G. A. Harmain, ‘’Novel approach towards thrust bearing pad cooling’’ in the Proceedings of the ASME 2014 Gas Turbine India, Paper No.GTINDIA2014-8165, pp. V001T06A004;8pages doi:10.1115/GTINDIA2014-8165

  • Farooq Ahmad Najar and G. A. Harmain, ‘’ Preliminary study of hydrodynamic tilting pad thrust bearing: operating parameters’’ Int. Conf. on Industrial, Mechanical and Production Engineering: Advancements and Current Trends Department of Mechanical Engineering, MANIT, Bhopal November 27-29, 2014

  • Farooq Ahmad Najar and G. A. Harmain, “Blade Design and Performance Analysis of Wind Turbine,” International Journal of Chemtech & Research, 2013, Vol.5, No.2, pp 1054-1061