College / Department

Teaching areas

Materials Science, Solid Mechanics, Mechanical Design

Research areas

Experimental solid mechanics, High temperature Nickle based-superalloys , Shape memory alloys, Shape memory polymers, Structural health monitoring


B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Birzeit University, Palestine, 2004.
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Bradley University, Illinois, USA, 2006
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, USA, 2012

Professional experience

Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbana, Illinois, USA, Summer 2016-2019
Engineer I , CAMERON Compression Systems, Buffalo, New York, USA, 2007-2008
Research and Development Engineer, Intel Corporation, Hillsboro, Oregon, USA, 2013-2015.


American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Society of Experimental Mechanics (SEM)
+971 6 515 4924