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Abousoufiane Mohamed Ouis , Ph.D.

Managerial Roles

  • 2012 - now:

Member of the Mechnical Engineering Department Council.

  • 2014 - 2019:

Member and mechanical engineering representative of the College Exams Committee.

  • 2018 - now:

Coordinator of the Mechanical Department Graduation Project Committee.

  • 2014 - now:

Member and mechanical engineering representative of the College Students Affairs Committee.

  • 2014 - now:

Member and mechanical engineering representative of the College Alumni and Employment Unit.

Education

  • 1990 - 1994:

Ph.D., Materials Science, University of Nantes, FRANCE.

Thesis title: "Contribution to the experimental study of the adhesion of copper thin films on carbon steel substrates. Effects of ion bombardment etching and/or bias potential".

  • 1989 - 1990:

M.Sc., Materials Science, University of Nantes, FRANCE.

Thesis title: "Contribution to the study of the adhesion enhancement of copper or titanium coatings on chemically etched carbon steel substrates".

  • 1982 - 1988:

B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, University of Algiers, ALGERIA.

Graduation project title: "Contribution to the hydraulic study of a center-pivot irrigation sprinkler".

Achievements

  • Writing the textbook for the associate degree program, "Materials Testing" editor: Technical and Vocational Training Corporation, Saudi Arabia, 2008.
  • Writing the textbook for the associate degree program, "Heat Treatments" editor: Technical and Vocational Training Corporation, Saudi Arabia, 2009.
  • Reviewing the textbook for the associate degree program, "Materials Science" editor: Technical and Vocational Training Corporation, Saudi Arabia, 2010.
  • Reviewing the Curriculum of "Inspection Technology" for Non-Destructive Testing Technology Institute, Saudi Arabia, 2009.
  • Translation from Arabic to English of the study plan for the associate degree training program in Production Technology, editor: Technical and Vocational Training Corporation, Saudi Arabia, 2010.
  • Translation from Arabic to English of the study plan for the bachelor training program in Production Technology, editor: Technical and Vocational Training Corporation, Saudi Arabia, 2010.
  • Training for graduate students, Mechanical Engineering Department, "How to make a success of your graduation project". December 2019.
  • Training for graduate students, Mechanical Engineering Department, "Writing technical report". February 2020.

Experiences

  • 2012 - now:

Assistant Professor: Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia, Mechanical Engineering Department, full time.

  • 2004 - 2012:

Assistant Professor, Senior Lecturer: Riyadh College of Technology, Saudi Arabia, Production Section, full time.

  • 1997 - 2004:

Assistant Professor, Senior Lecturer: Hail College of Technology, Saudi Arabia, Production Section, full time.

  • 1990 - 1994:

Laboratory Assistant: University of Nantes, France, Materials Science Laboratory, part time.

Research

International Conferences:

·      M. Cailler, A. Ouis, P.J. Schultz and P.J. Simpson, The International Conference on Adhesion and Surfaces Analysis, Loughborough, UNITED KINGDOM, Avril 1990.

·      M. Cailler, A. Ouis, P.J. Schultz and P.J. Simpson, ECASIA 91, The European Conference on Applications of Surfaces and Interfaces Analysis, Budapest, HUNGARY, October 1991.

·      M. Cailler, A. Ouis, A. Lahmar and C. Constantinescu, La 3eme Rencontre Internationale sur les Sciences des Matériaux, Oran, ALGERIA, Octobre 1991.

·      Ouis, P. J. Schultz, P. J. Simpson and M. Cailler, 1ères Journées Nationales sur les Couches Minces et leurs Applications (JNCMA-I’2007), Boumerdes, ALGERIA, Avril 2007.

·      Hdhibi, J. Chakhari, K. Touileb, M. L. Bouazizi, A. Ouis and R. Djoudjou, Flexural Vibrations of A-TIG Welded Plates Joint. The Second International Conference on Acoustics and Vibration, March 19 - 21, 2018 Hammamet-Tunisia.

 

Articles in International Journals:

·      M. Cailler, A. Ouis, P.J. Schultz and P.J. Simpson, Adhesion strength of copper thin-film to E24 carbon steel: effects of substrate ion bombardment etching. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. Volume 7, Issue 2, 1993, pages 141-157.

·      Abousoufiane Ouis and Michel Cailler. Effects of substrate bias voltage on adhesion of DC magnetron-sputtered copper films on E24 carbon steel: investigations by Auger electron spectroscopy. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, Volume 27, Issue 21, November 2013, pages 2367-2386, DOI: 10.1080/01694243.2013.777320.

·      Abousoufiane Ouis. Influence of the interface width on the adhesion strength of copper films deposited on negatively biased carbon steel substrates. Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology, Volume 30, Issue 2, 2016, pages 145-156, DOI: 10.1080/01694243.2015.1092747.

·      Kamel Touileb, Rachid Djoujou and Abousoufiane Ouis. Effect of Viscosity on the GTA welds Bead on Penetration in Relation with Surface Tension Elements. Engineering Technology & Applied Science Research. Vol. 6, No. 2, 2016, 952-955.

·      Abousoufiane Ouis, Kamal Touileb, Rachid Djoudjou and Abdulhakim Okleh. Correlation between the Interface Width and the Adhesion Strength of Copper Films Deposited on Ion-Etched Carbon Steel Substrates by Varying the Bias Voltage. IOSR Journal of Applied Physics (IOSR-JAP). Volume 9, Issue 1 Ver. I (Jan.–Feb. 2017), pages 82-89. DOI: 10.9790/4861-0901018289.

·      Hdhibi, K. Touileb, R. Djoudjou, A. Ouis, M. L. Bouazizi and J. Chakhari, Effect of Single Oxide Fluxes on Morphology and Mechanical Properties of ATIG on 316 L Austenitic Stainless Steel Welds. Engineering Technology & Applied Science Research, Vol. 8, No. 3, June 2018.

·      K. Touileb, A. Hdhibi, R. Djoudjou, A. Ouis and M. L. Bouazizi, Mixing Design for ATIG Morphology and Microstructure Study of 316L Stainless Steel. Engineering Technology & Applied Science Research, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2019, 3990-3997 ISSN: 2241-4487 (Print) - ISSN: 1792-8036 (Online).

·      Kamel Touileb, Abousoufiane Ouis, Rachid Djoudjou, Abdeljlil Chihaoui Hedhibi, Hussain Alrobei, Ibrahim Albaijan, Bandar Alzahrani, El-Sayed M. Sherif and Hany S. Abdo, Effects of ATIG Welding on Weld Shape, Mechanical Properties and Corrosion Resistance of 430 Ferritic Stainless Steel Alloy, Metals (MDPI) 2020, 10, 404; 22 March 2020. DOI:10.3390/met10030404.

 

Chapter-Book:

·      Co-author, Book "Industrial Measurements in light of ISO 9000 International Quality Criteria", Chapter 13 " Testing of Engineering Materials", Project Research at University of Hail, ref. E11 A/ ME/ Book, 2012-2013.

Trainings

  • Training Workshop on "Intended Learning Outcomes, (NCAAA), Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University, Oct. 2012.
  • Training Workshop on "Course and Field Experience Specifications and their Reports", (NCAAA), Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University, Nov. 2012.
  • Digital Library Training Workshop, IEEE (IEL), Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University, Dec. 2013.
  • Blackboard E-Learning Training Workshop, Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University, February. 2016.

Skills

  • University of Nantes, FRANCE, Operator-Manipulator, 1989-1994, full time.

- Thin films deposition technology (plasma discharge, UHV, sputtering, ion plating…).

- Adhesion of thin films and surface preparation of substrates, physicochemical analyses of materials.

  • University of Nantes, FRANCE, co-manager, installing and setting of instruments of laboratories 1989 - 1994, part time.
  • Ecole Nationale Polytechnique, University of Algiers, ALGERIA, co-manager, purchasing, installing, setting of instruments of laboratories, 1986-1988, part time.
  • Ecole Nationale Polytechnique, University of Algiers, ALGERIA, supervisor, Design and construction of hydraulic elements of a center-pivot irrigation sprinkler, 1987-1988, full time.
  • Riyadh College of Technology, Supervisor of B. Sc. graduation projects:

- Design and manufacturing of a centrifugal casting machine: 2004-2005.

- Design and manuf. of a machine cover made of fiber reinforced plastics: 2007-2008.

- Effects of crack presence on mechanical properties of heat treated St37 steel: 2009-2010.

- Design and manuf. of a controlled machine for blowing-up air-chambers: 2010-2011.

  • Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University, Supervisor of B. Sc. graduation projects in Welding Technology and Measurement of Mechanical Properties: 2015 to 2020.

Workshops

  • Training for graduate students, Mechanical Engineering Department, "How to make a success of your graduation project". December 2019.
  • Training for graduate students, Mechanical Engineering Department, "Writing technical report". February 2020.