Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
EducationPh.D. Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, 2007 MS Mechanical Engineering, Grand Valley State University, 2003 BS Mechanical Engineering, University of Engineering & Technology, 1999
Professional and Departmental Service
2008-Present Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Related Experience – Professional History
2000-2001 National University of Science and Technology Instructor
1999-2001 Engineering Systems (AutoDesk Islamabad), Professional Training Instructor
Consulting, Patents, etc.
2005-PresentConsultant, Terex Cranes
2007Compact Energy Absorbing Structure (Patent application under preparation)
2008-Present Member of ME faculty search committee
2008-Present Member of ME student advising committee
2008-Present FE Exam Refresher Series
Professional Development (2004-present)
Telescopic Boom Design Training at Terex Cranes, Waverly, Iowa, 2008.
ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Boston, MA, 2008.
32nd NE Bioengineering Conference, Easton, PA, 2006.
Abaqus User’s Conference, Boston, MA, 2006.
9th International Conference on Structure Under Shock and Impact, New Forest, UK, 2006.
9th International Fatigue Congress, Atlanta, GA, 2006.
ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference, Philadelphia, PA, 2006.
2006-Present American Society of Mechanical Engineers
2006-Present Society of Automotive Engineers
2007-Present Tau Beta Pi
M. Ali, A. Qamhiyah, D. Flugrad, M. Shakoor. Theoretical and Finite Element Study of a Compact Energy Absorber. International Journal of Advances in Engineering Software, Vol 38, 2, 2008.
M. Ali, T. Wagner, M. Shakoor, P. Molian. The State-of-the-Art Review of Laser Nanomachining. Journal of Laser Applications, Vol 20, 3, 2008
M. Ali, M. Shakoor, D. Flugrad, A. Qamhiyah. Stresses in Conical Rollers. International Journal of Strain Analysis for Engineering Design, Vol 42, 8, 2007.
M.Ali, A. Qamhiyah, D. Flugdrad, M. Shakoor. Compact Energy Absorbing Structure: A Finite Element Study. Proceedings of the 32nd NE Bioengineering Conference”, Easton, Pennsylvania, 2006.
M.Ali, A. Qamhiyah, D. Flugrad, M. Shakoor. Compact Energy Absorber. Proceedings of the 19th Annual International Abaqus User’s Conference , Boston, Massachusetts, 2006
M. Ali, A. Qamhiyah, D. Flugrad, M. Shakoor. Compact Energy Absorbing Cellular Structure. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Structure Under Shock and Impact, New Forest, UK, 2006.
M. Shakoor, M. Ali, A. Qamhiyah, D. Flugrad. Cam Fatigue Life Prediction for Translating Roller- Follower Systems. Proceedings of the 9th International Fatigue Congress, Atlanta, Georgia, 2006.
M. Shakoor, M. Ali, A. Qamhiyah, D. Flugrad. Cam Size Optimization Based on a Fatigue Life Model. 2006 ASME Design Engineering Technical Conference and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2006.