Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Design, Manufacturing and Material Science, Manufacturing Processes, Advanced Manufacturing Technologies, Machining Science and Technology, CAD-CAE-CAM, Computer Integrated Manufacturing Deformation of Materials, Additive Manufacturing

Research areas

Advanced Manufacturing Techniques for Composites, Modelling of high speed machining process, Development of Magnesium/Aluminium syntactic foams, Material Characterization

Education

PhD, Mechanical Engg, University of New Brunswick

Professional experience

Assistant Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2016 - Present)
Engineering Programme Manager - Boeing B787 at Rolls-Royce plc, United Kingdom(2014 - 2016)
Technical Project Manager- at Rolls-Royce plc, United Kingdom(2009 - 2014)
Manufacturing Technology Specialist at Rolls-Royce plc, United Kingdom(2007 - 2009)
Manufacturing Research Engineer at university of Cambridge, United Kingdom(2006 - 2007)

Memberships

Member, American Society for Engineering Education, 2017 - present
Member, European Society for Engineering Education, 2017 - present
Member, International Society for Engineering Pedagogy, 2017 - present
Fellow, Royal Institution of Mechanical Engineers (UK), 2016 - present
Chartered Engineer, Institution of Mechanical Engineers (UK), 2009 - present
Member of American Society for Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 2007 - present

Contact

skannan@aus.edu
+971 6 515 2972