Dr. Sathish Kannan | American University of Sharjah


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 , Bio Material Characterization


PhD, Mechanical Engg, University of New Brunswick, 2006

Professional experience

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


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