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tennessee technological university

Mechanical Engineering

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

ABOUT


INTERESTS

  • Acoustics
  • Noise Control
  • Ultrasonics
  • Nondestructive Evaluation

EDUCATION

  • Diplome d'Ingénieur (ME), Université de Technologie de Compiègne, France, 1984
  • MSC (Sound and Vibration Studies), Institute of Sound and Vibration Research, Southampton, G.B., 1985
  • Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering), The University of Texas at Austin, 1989

RECENT WORKS/PROJECTS ACCOMPLISHED

  1. Acoustic System Effects of Propeller Fans Due to Inlet Installations accepted for publication to ASHRAE Transaction (with M. N. Young, and S. Idem).
  2. “Test Apparatus and Procedure to Measure Inlet Installation Effects of Propeller Fans” submitted for publication toASHRAE Transaction, February 08 (with M. N. Young, and S. Idem).
  3. “Aerodynamic Performance and System Effects of Propeller Fans,” submitted for publication to HVAC&R Research, February 08 (with M. N. Young, and S. Idem).
  4. "Assessing Participant Engagement in a Middle School Outreach Program, " Proceedings of the 2007 ASEE Conference and Exposition, June 2007 (with J. Matson, S. Pardue, and K. Craven)
  5. NSF: " REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in the Industrial Application of Sensing, Modeling, and Controls ," Faculty Investigator, M. Abdelrahman and S. Pardue Principal Investigators, April 06 – March 09.