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Basel Alsayyed Ahmad, PhD, PEng, CMEng

Industrial Professor

Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

About Me

Mainly teach design, manufacturing and engineering management courses.

Education:

  • PhD in Industrial Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
  • MSc in Manufacturing Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI. USA
  • MSc in Industrial Engineering, North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC, USA
  • Master Certificate in Project Management, George Washington University, USA
  • BS in Industrial Engineering, NC A&T State University, Greensboro, NC, USA
  • CMfgE.: Certified Manufacturing Engineer, SME, Dearborn MI, USA

Awards/Honors:

  • Environmental Leadership Award 2000. Chrysler corporation.
  •  Environmental Leadership Award 2002. Chrysler corporation.
  • Engineering Student-Faculty Board Excellence in Teaching Award, 1995. Wayne State University.
  • Chancellor’s Innovation Award, 2015. UAEU.



Research

Research interests:

Engineering management, design, additive manufacturing.

Patents:

Earned:

Alsayyed, B., USA patent # US6477517, (Knowledge Based Design Advisor for Instrument Panel), (November 5, 2002). http://www.google.com/patents/US6909625

Alsayyed, B., USA patent # US 6909625B2 (Knowledge based recyclable materials system),(June 21, 2005) http://www.google.com/patents/US6909625

Published:

  •     Alsayyed, B., patent # US 20140369834 A1. “Method And System For Harvesting Drag Force Acting On Moving Vehicles”. http://www.google.com/patents/US20140369834
  •     Alsayyed, B., Elnajjar, E., Aziz M. patent # US 20140366866 A1. “Fluid Distribution System for Optimizing Consumption of Energy”. http://www.google.com/patents/US20140366866

Pending:

  •     Alsayyed, B., patent application # U0018-00124 “Solar Generator System”. Submitted June 2014.
  •     Alsayyed, B., Harib K., patent application # U0018-00055/121. "FlexDie Implementation for Sheet Metal Manufacturing" June 2013.
  •     Alsayyed, B., Al-Kuwaiti M., Al Zaabi H., Al-Aryani W., Alkendi S. Patent application # U0018-00154, “Special Ferris Wheel”, September 2014.

Papers:

  1.     Nanua Singh, S. Ding, R. Jagirdar, B. Alsayyed. “A knowledge engineering framework for rapid design”. Computers & Industrial Engineering. Volume 33, Issues 1–2. Available online 9 May 1998. October 1997, Pages 345–348
  2.     Hamdan, M. O., Alsayyed, B., Elnajjar, E., (2012), "Nozzle Parameters Affecting Vortex Tube Energy Separation Performance", Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer - Springer, doi:10.1007/s00231-012-1099-2.
  3.     Basel Alsayyed Ahmad, Harib K., “Reconfigurable Manufacturing Implementation”, American Journal of Mechanical Engineering, Volume 2, Number 5, 2014. pp 147-150.
  4.     Basel Alsayyed Ahmad, Impact of Adequate Modeling on the Bottom Line”, Asian Journal of Engineering and Technology. Vol 2, 2014. pp 498-502.
  5.     A. I. AlGobouri, O.A. Abuzeid, M. Abou Zour, Basil Alsayyed, “A Study on the Corrosion Characteristics of Welded Stainless Steels Used in the Fabrication of Brine Circulating Pumps”, International Journal of Emerging Technology and Advanced Engineering, Volume 4, Issue 11, 2014. PP 104-111.
  6.     Basel Alsayyed Ahmad, “Ontology for CAD/CAM Integration”, in International Journal of Application or Innovation in Engineering & Management (IJAIEM), Volume 3, Issue 11, 2014. Pp 416-422

Conferences:

  1.     Alsayyed, B., Hamdan, M. O., Elnajjar, E., "Optimal Parametric Model for Vortex Using DOE", ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2011, Volume 6: Fluids and Thermal Systems; Advances for Process Industries, Parts A and B. Paper No. IMECE2011-63893, pp. 711-715. Denver, Colorado, 11-17 November 2011. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/IMECE2011-63893
  2.     Alsayyed, B., Haik Y., “Six sigma as methodology for DFX”, Proceedings of IN-TECH 2011, International Conference on Innovative Technologies, Bratislava, Slovakia , 1-3 September 2011. PP. 749-751
  3.     Basel Alsayyed, Mohammad O. Hamdan; Saud Aldajah. “Vortex Tube Impact on Cooling Milling Machining”. ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition Volume 3. ASME 45196; Design, Materials and Manufacturing, Parts A, B, and C. Paper No. IMECE2012-89885, pp. 773-776. Houston, Texas, USA, November 9–15, 2012. http://proceedings.asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/proceeding.aspx?articleid=1750727
  4.     Basel Alsayyed. “Using Energy Conversion In A Solar Generator”. Proceedings of IN-TECH, International Conference on Innovative Technologies, Rijeka, 26-28/09/2012 IN-TECH 2012. PP 513-516. http://www.in-tech.info/wp-content/uploads/In-Tech-2012-Proceedings.pdf
  5.     Basel Alsayyed Ahmad. “Design for Reliability and Maintainability Cost Model”. ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. Volume 15: Safety, Reliability and Risk. Paper No. IMECE2013-63659, pp. V015T12A011. San Diego, California, USA, November 15–21, 2013. http://proceedings.asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/proceeding.aspx?articleid=1859315
  6.     Basel Alsayyed Ahmad. “A Teaching Strategy for Advanced Manufacturing Courses”. ASME 2013 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition Volume 5: Education and Globalization. Paper No. IMECE2013-63674, pp. V005T05A048. San Diego, California, USA, November 15–21, 2013. http://proceedings.asmedigitalcollection.asme.org/proceeding.aspx?articleid=1858232
  7.     Basel Alsayyed Ahmad, N. Al Ameri, G. Al Ameri, B. Al Braiki. “Composites Product and Process Quality”. Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Operations Excellence and Service Engineering. Orlando, Florida, USA, September 10-11, 2015
  8.     Basel Alsayyed, K. ElSayed, M. Al Jabri, A. Alkhodari, S. El Neyadi. “Welding and Installation of Underground Pipes using Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD)”. Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Operations Excellence and Service Engineering. Orlando, Florida, USA, September 10-11, 2015
  9.     Basel Alsayyed, K. ElSayed, M. Al Jabri, A. Alkhodari, R. Al Dhaheri. “Optimization Techniques in Civil Works and Electrical Contracting”. Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Operations Excellence and Service Engineering Orlando, Florida, USA, September 10-11, 2015
  10.     Basel Alsayyed Ahmad, “Impact of Learning by Objectives in Design & Manufacturing Courses”. Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Operations Excellence and Service Engineering. Orlando, Florida, USA, September 10-11, 2015