Research Interests

The Mechatronics Program at SQU (MCE) has faculties with diversified research and consultancy interests. Current research interests are given in the below table.


Current research interests for the faculty members at the Mechatronics Program:


Research Interests

Dr. Nasser Hosseinzadeh


Electrical Power Systems, Intelligent Control applied to Power Systems, Engineering Education.

Prof. Abdulnasir Y. Hossen

Digital Signal Processing.

Dr. Faysal Mnif

Control Systems, Robotics and Industrial Electronics.

Dr. Lazhar Khriji

Information Technology.

Dr. Muhammad Shafiq

Control Systems Engineering.

Dr. Ahmed Al-Maashari

FPGAs, Reconfigurable Hardware Computer Architecture.

Dr. Ashraf Saleem

Mechatronics Engineering.

Dr. Nabeel Z. Al-Rawahi

Fluid Mechanics, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Multiphase Flow, Water Desalination, Renewable Energy.

Prof. Jamil Abdo


Mechanical Design, Tribology, Solid Mechanics and Materials Applications.

Dr. Amur S. Al Yahmadi


Modeling and Simulation, Multibody Dynamics, Robotics & Automation. 

Dr. Issam Bahadur

Micro/Nano-Electro-Mechanical Systems, Biomedical Instrumentation, Industrial Automation, Smart Materials and Vibration.

Dr. Mojtaba Ghodsi


Mechatronics, Non-Destructive Evaluation, Smart Materials and Structures, Actuators, Motors and Transducers.

Dr. Riadh Zaier

Mechatronics Systems Design and Nonlinear Control, Robotics.

Mohamed Al-Lawati

Control systems and Robotics.