Faculty Members

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Dr. Surajudeen Adewusi


Chairperson 

Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133426990

Ext.: 6990

Email:

adewusis@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Machinery Vibrations and Conditions Monitoring & Faults Diagnosis, Dynamic Characterization of Mechanical & Biological Systems, Effect of exposure to industrial vibrations on workers and Flow-induced Vibrations.


  • PhD, Concordia University, Canada, 2009.
  • MS, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia, 2000.
  • BS, University of Lagos, Nigeria, 1993.
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Areas of Interest: 

Rotating equipment vibration condition monitoring and fault diagnosis; human exposure to industrial vibrations; rotordynamics; fluid-structure interaction.



 

Dr. Asif Hoda

Deputy Chairperson 

Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1319

Email:

hodaa@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Fluid Turbulence, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Turbomachinery, Alternative Energy, Bio-Technology and Oceanography.


  • PhD, Louisiana State University, USA, 2007​.
  • BE, Birla Institute of Technology, India, 1997​.

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Areas of Interest: 

Multidisciplinary Numerical Simulation and Modelling, Parallel processing, and Heat Transfer.


 

Dr. Syed Yousufuddin


Assistant Professor

Document Custodian


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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1317

Email:

yousufuddins@ucj.edu.sa​


Areas of Expertise: 

Alternative fuels in I.C Engines (Performance and Emission analysis), Design Modifications in I.C Engines to suit various Non-conventional Fuels, Heat Transfer and Renewable Energy Sources.


  • PhD, (Mechanical Engineering), Osmania University, India, 2009.
  • M. Tech (Thermal Engineering), Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, India, 1997.
  • B.E (Mechanical Engineering), Osmania University, Andhra Pradesh, India, 1995.
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Areas of Interest: 

Modifications in Internal Combustion Engines for the use of Hydrogen, Bio-Fuels, Bio-Diesel and Dual Fuels, Solar Cars, Hybrid Vehicles and their transmission systems using solar- electric systems and  Internal Combustion Engines.



 

Dr. Syed Ameer Basha


SIS Coordinator 

Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1319

Email:

bashas@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Alternative fuels and I.C Engines.


  • PhD (Mechanical Engineering), Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, India, 2010.
  • M.Tech (Heat Power—R&A/C), Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, India, 2003.
  • B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering), Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University,India,1996.
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Areas of Interest: 

Heat Transfer, Refrigeration and Air conditioning, Fluid Dynamics.



 

Dr. Elwaleed Awad Khidir


Program Director

Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1314

Email:

khidire@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Applications of Smart Materials, Acoustic (sound absorption and transmission) and Off-road vehicles mechanics.​


  • PhD, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Malaysia, 2007.
  • MS, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia, 1999.
  • BS, Faculty of Engineering, University of Khartoum, Sudan, 1992.
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Areas of Interest: 

Design and applications of smart materials actuators, Acoustical properties of natural fibers, Fluid power, Parallel manipulators analysis.



 

Dr. Mir MD Maruf Morshed


 Academic Advisory Coordinator

Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1315

Email:

morshedm@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Aeroacoustics, Noise prediction and control, Computational Aerodynamics using Finite Element and Vibration prediction using Finite Element Method.


  • PhD (Aero-acoustics), The University of Adelaide, Australia, 2008.
  • BS, Engineering (Mechanical), Islamic University of Technology (IUT), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2001.
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Areas of Interest: 

Finite Element Analysis; Boundary Element Analysis.​


 

Dr. Mohamed Imbaby


Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1312

Email:

IMBABYM@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Material science, micro and nano fabrication, metallugraphy, photolithogrphy and Polymer-carbon nanotube nano-composites, modeling and simulation.


  • PhD, University of  Birmingham, School of Mechanical Engineering.
  • MSc, Helwan University, Faculty of Engineering, Mechanical Design Dept.
  • BSc, Mechanical Power Engineering, Helwan University, Faculty of Engineering, Mechanical Power Dept.​
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Areas of Interest: 

Metallic-Ceramic nano-composites.


 

Dr. Ahmed Jamal


Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #411

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1326

Email:

Jamalah@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Applied Mechanics: Fluid-Structure Interactions (FSI), Reliability Analysis, and Aerodynamics.

 

  • PhD, McGill University, Canada, 2014.
  • MS, KFUPM, Saudi Arabia, 2003.
  • BS, University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan, 1998.


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Areas of Interest: 

Design and Modeling of Aerial Vehicles.




 

Dr. Mohamed M  Elshabasy


Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #403

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1321

Email:

elshabasym@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Composite Materials, Fracture Mechanics, and Structural Health Monitoring, Vibration, Flutter Damping, and Structural Health Monitoring, Robotics and Optimization, Flight Dynamics and Automatic Control.​


  • PhD, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Old Dominion University, VA, USA, May 2009.
  • MSc, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt, June 2001.
  • BSc, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt, May 1995.
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Areas of Interest: 

Applied/Engineering Mechanics. Specific interest includes the following. Finite Element Analysis. Health Monitoring and Life Extending Control Logics. Dynamics, Kinematics, and Control of open and closed loop Manipulators. Optimization.


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Dr. Ibrahim Abdalla


Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #411

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1320

Email:

abdallai@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Aerodynamics (Computational Fluid Dynamics CFD), Heat transfer, naturally and assisted ventilation systems and pollution dispersion, Reactive flows, Combustion technology, multi-phase flows and Fuels and Flow measurement.


  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering at Loughborough University, United Kingdom, 2004 .
  • MSc, Mechanical Engineering at Nairobi University, Kenya, 1996.
  • BSc, Mechanical Engineering at University of Khartoum, Sudan, 1991.
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Dr. Ghassan Nayal


Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 6992

Email:

nayalg@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

 

  • PhD, Sheffield University, UK, 1985.
  • MS, Sheffield University, UK, 1982.
  • BS, Sheffield University, UK, 1981.
Publications

Areas of Interest: 

Nano-Materials and Technology, Thermal stability of Nano-Materials, Characterization techniques for Nano-Materials, Corrosion-oxidation of Nano-Materials, Mechanical and tribological behavior of Nano-Materials, Quality assurance Nano-Materials, Applications of Nano-Materials, Duplex Coating processes, Hybrid coating materials and processes, Wear mechanisms of coatings, Coating applications, High speed machining, Welding and casting, Maintenance Engineering, Manufacturing, Metallurgy, Materials Science.​



 

Dr. Bagas Wardono


Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1206

Email:

wardonob@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

 

  • PhD, North Carolina State University, 2001​.
  • MS, Iowa State University, 1994.
  • BS, Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember, 1987.
Publications  

Areas of Interest: 

Manufacturing, Thermal Systems Modeling and Simulation, Discrete Events Simulation, Production.



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Dr. Md Shafiqur Rahman


Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #411

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1325

Email:

bhuiyans@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Design for offshore and subsea structures, Materials testing and fabrication, Materials selection, Compliance with industry standards and codes, Project management and technical team leading.


  • PhD – University of Houston, 2004 .
  • MS - University of Houston, 2001
  • BS – Bangladesh Univ. of Eng. & Tech., 1998.
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Areas of Interest: 

omputational solid mechanics, composite materials, and renewable energy.


 

Mr. Mohammed Taher M


Lecturer

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Location: Building I, Office #405

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1318

Email:

mohiuddinm@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

 

  • M.Tech., Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University,​ 2000.
  • B.E., Osmania University, 1994.
Publications

Areas of Interest: 

Design, CAD/CAM/CAE, RP & RE.


 

Mr. Khursheed Ahmad


Coop Coordinator 

Lecturer

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1316

Email:

ahmadk@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

 

  • M.Tech. ( Thermal & Fluids Engineering), Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay,1999.
  • BSc Engineering (Mechanical), Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh,1987​.
Publications:  

Areas of Interest: 

 Internal Combustion Engines, Dual Fuel Engines and Alternative Fuels.


 

Dr. Adel Salem Bahakeem


Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #411

Tel #: +966133426988

Ext.: 6988

Email:

bahakeema@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

 

  • PhD, University of Arkansas, Arkansas, USA, 2004.
  • MS, University of Toledo, Ohio, USA, 1998.
  • Bs, Tri-State University, Indiana, USA, 1996.
Publications  

Areas of Interest: 

 

  

Dr. Hamed Saber

Associate Professor

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Location: Building B, Office #156B

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 6867

Email:

saberh@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Thermofluid, heat and mass transfer, two-phase flow, computational fluid dynamics, numerical modeling, energy conversion and management, fire engineering, energy and moisture performance of buildings, space power systems using thermoelectrics and electronic cooling.


  • PhD, University of New Mexico, USA, 2000.
  • MSc, Mansoura University, Egypt, 1992. 
  • BSc, Mansoura University, Egypt.

Areas of Interest: 

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Heat Transfer, Mass Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Thin Liquid Film Stability, Two-Phase Flow, Energy Efficiency of Buildings, Hygrothermal Modeling of Building Envelopes, Combustion, Smoke Managements, Design Fire, Fire Performance in Houses and Roadway Tunnels, Fire Dynamics, Thermal Analysis, Structure Analysis, Radiation Heat Transfer, Numerical Modeling Using Finite Element Methods, Material Characterization, Phase Change Materials (PCMs), Static Energy Conversion Systems, Advanced Radioisotope Power Systems for Space Applications, Modeling and Testing of Segmented and Un-segmented Thermoelectric Generators for Space and Terrestrial Applications, Modeling and Testing of Closed Two-Phase Thermosyphons, Heat Pipes, Heat Exchangers, Electronic Cooling, and Decontamination of Radioactive Materials.



  

Dr.-Ing. Islam M. El-Galy

Assistant Professor

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Location: Building I, Office #405

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 6992

Email:

galyi@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

Material Characterization and Metallography, CAD/CAM/CAE for Manufacturing of Metallic Materials, Acoustic Emission Analysis, TWB Production, Simulation and Tooling Optimization, RTM for Composite Manufacturing, Centrifugal Casting, 3D Scanning and Reconstruction, Thermography, Evolutionary optimization algorithms



  • Dr.-Ing. (Produktionstechnik), Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany - 2011.
  • M.Sc. – (Production Engineering), Alexandria University, Egypt- 2001.
  • B.Sc. – (Production Engineering)Alexandria University, Egypt- 1996.

Areas of Interest: 

  • Metallic Foams, TWB, Green Composites, Functionally Graded and High Performance Materials, Numerical Simulation, CAD/CAM/CAE, Process Monitoring, Optimization Techniques for Metal Forming Processes, Materials, 




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Mr. Elaf Naeem Mahrous
Lecturer
On study leave
Location: Building I,  
Tel #: +966133429000
Ext.:
Email: 

Areas of Expertise: 

 

  • M.S. KFUPM 2009.
  • B.S. KFUPM 2006​.

Publications:  

Areas of Interest: 

Engineering Dynamics & Carbon Nano Tube Composites. 


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Mr. Shabeeb Al-Khaldi


Lecturer 

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Location: Building I,  

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.:  6991

Email:

KHALDISH@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

 

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Jubail University College, Sa​udi Arabia.
  • M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals, Sa​udi Arabia.
Publications:  

Areas of Interest: 

Thermofluid Engineering.


 

Mr. Saad Al-Garni


Laboratory Technician

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1302

Email:

garnis@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

 

  • BS (Mechanical Engineering Technology) Jubail Industrial College, Saudi Arabia, 2015.
Publications:  

Areas of Interest: 

Material science, Manufacturing Process & Senior project.



 

Mr. Anas Al-Souwailem


Laboratory Technician

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Location: Building I, Office #406

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.: 1313

Email:

souwilema@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 


  • BS (Mechanical Engineering Technology) Jubail Indu​strial College, Saudi Arabia,2010.
Publications:  

Areas of Interest: 

Material Science, Design courses, Senior project

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محمد بن عبدالرحمن الرزقي

Mr. Mohammad A. Al-Rizqi

معيد

Instructor 

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Location: Building I, Office#: 410 C 

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.:  1333

Email:

rizqim@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

 

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Jubail University College, Sa​udi Arabia.
Publications:  

Areas of Interest: 

Material Science, Additive Manufacturing, 3D Printing Manufacturing.


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راكان عبدالمحسن العبدلي

Mr. Rakan A. Al-Abdali

معيد

Instructor 

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Location: Building I, Office#: 410 C 

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.:  

Email:

abdadir@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

 

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Hail, Sa​udi Arabia.
Publications:  

Areas of Interest: 

Material Science, Internal Combustion Engines.



  

عبدالعزيز النغموش

Mr. Abdulaziz M. Al-Naghmoush

معيد

Instructor 

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Location: Building I, Office#: 410 D 

Tel #: +966133429000

Ext.:  1332

Email: NAGHMOUSHA@ucj.edu.sa


Areas of Expertise: 

  • Bachelors: B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Jubail University College, Saudi Arabia.
Publications:  

Areas of Interest: 

Design, Digital Manufacturing, Material Science.