Mohammad A Omar
Engineering Systems and Management
Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, United Arab Emirates
Dr. M. Omar joined Masdar Institute as an Associate Professor of Engineering Systems and Management in the Fall of 2012; before joining Masdar he served as an Associate Professor of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering at Clemson University, and as the Director of Graduate studies. Dr. Omar also served as a visiting scholar at the Toyota Motor Corporation, Research and Development Headquarters in Japan as part of the Instrumentation and Measurement Engineering Division in 2005; in addition to serving as a post-doctoral scholar at the University of Kentucky Center of Robotics and Manufacturing Systems in 2004. Dr. Omar’s research has been recognized by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers SME through its Richard L. Kegg award, the Society of Mobility Engineers SAE through its Foundation Leadership in Manufacturing award, and through the Murray Stokeley excellence in engineering education award. Currently, Dr. Omar serves as Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of Material Science Research. His work is published in 5 book manuscripts, 4 US and Japanese Patents, and more than 90 refereed journal publications, conference proceedings and keynote presentations.
Product Design and Development