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Mohamad Reda Abdulkarim Refaai , Ph.D. 

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Dr.Mohamad Reda Refaai

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering

Education

  • Ph.D.

Mechanical Engineering college , Mechanical Design and Production Engineering Department.

Specialty: ” Development of  industrial robot arm performance for using in flexible manufacturing systems FMS ”.

  • Master degree

 Mechanical engineering college, Mechanical Design and Production Engineering Department.

Specialty: (Mechanical Design Optimization ), Industrial engineering  ,Damascus university,

  • High diploma

Mechanical engineering college, Mechanical Design and Production Engineering Department

Specialty: Industrial engineering,.

  • Bachelor of  Mechanical engineering

Mechanical engineering college, Mechanical Design and Production Engineering Department, Damascus university,2002.

Achievements

Patent in new design of grinding machine to grind wheat flour

Experiences

  1. Assistant professor  ,Salman  Bin Abdul Aziz university, College of Engineering ,Mechanical Engineering Department Saudi Arabia ,Al- Kharj,3/2015    up to now
  2. Assistant professor  Damascus university , faculty of mechanical and electrical engineering ,design and manufacturing engineering ,from 1/2015 - 3/2015
  3. Lecturer ,Damascus university , faculty of mechanical and electrical engineering ,design and manufacturing engineering ,from 3/2010-1/2015
  4.  Instrucur in Damascus university, faculty of mechanical &electrical engineering from 4-2006 -3/2010.
  5.   Technical instructor &labs manager in second industrial institute, vocational dep. ,from 3-2003 to 6-2006  ,Damascus .

Research

- Raise of position accuracy for industrial robot by using kinematic modeling, Journal of Engineering .ISSN 1999-7302,2014

- The  Optimal mechanical design of industrial robot structure to increase its performance Journal of Engineering ,ISSN 1999-7302 2014

- New design of grinding mill to grind wheat flower, Journal of Engineering ISSN 1999-7302,2010

Trainings

-CIM-FMS training  from feedback ,England

-Mechanical elements & structures designing using Finite Element Method (FEM) (Cosmos ,Ansys software), FEA conference, Damascus university)

 -CAD course (SOLIDWORK software), (Inventor Autodesk )

-CAM course (POWER MILL program)(MASTER CAM). CNC machine

-Pneumatic course and hydraulic circuit design from Festo company ,Germany.

-Program logic controller (PLC) , Siemens  Germany .& LG PLCs.

-Measuring and instrumentation from National Instrument (NI)

 -Industrial Electronics and instrument components.

-Industrial Control Systems.

-VB software  ,Matlab ,Labview.

Interests

  • Using industrial robot for manufacturing purposes (FMS,CIM) .
  • FEA (using finite element methods for mechanical design)
  • Using computer for industrial purposes (interface ,image process, artificial intelligence, control systems and motion controller  )
  • CAD ,CAM for industrial manufacturing.
  • 3D printing.
  • Machines building and design using FEM.
  • Modeling of Mechanical Systems .
  • Modern technologies of manufacturing.

Conferences

- Mechanical design optimization using cosmos work software, Finite Element analysis in mechanical engieeing ,Ddamascus university ,2010