Education
  • Iowa State University of Science and Technology, Ames 50011, USA, 1997. 
    Postdoctoral Research as Fulbright Scholar; Assessing the layer waviness defect in AS4C carbon fiber reinforced epoxy composite materials by fiber optic sensing and mechanical testing for NASA Langley.
  • Salford University, Manchester, M5 4WT, UK, 1991.
    PhD in Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering; Machining of toughened T-800C carbon fiber reinforced epoxy composite materials for British Aerospace as part of Euro fighter Structural Development Program
  • Wichita State University, Kansas 67208, USA, 1988.
    Master of Science, Aerospace Engineering, Solid/ Structural Mechanics (GPA: 3.58/4.00). Comparative Analysis of Thermoset and Thermoplastic Composite Materials
  • Stanford University Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2010.
    Postgraduate Diploma, Composite Design (Grade: A).
  • National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan, 1979. 
    B.E in Aerospace Engineering
    Design of Converging-Diverging Nozzle of Rocket Engine by Method of Characteristics
Professional Trainings
  • Optic Fiber Sensors & Smart Structures, Professor Eric Udd, Portland University. Oregon, USA
  • Guidance and Navigation of Aerospace Vehicles and Space Flight  Mechanics, Iowa State University, USA
  • Industrial Composites Design and Applications, Professor Mariani, ICST, Trieste, Italy.
  • Surfaces in Engineering Materials, Professor J. T. Grant, University of Dayton/ Quaid-i-Azam Univ.
  • Polymer Nanocomposites, FEM & Composite Design, Profs J. Koo & D. Adams, SAMPE Long beach.
  • Composites Fabrication, Mechanical Testing, SAMPE Tutorial , Prof. Dan Adams, Long beach, CA.
  • Light RTM Close Mold Technology, Composite Manufacturing Technology Center, Cornwell, UK.
  • Metallic and Composites Structural Overhaul and Rebuilt of Helicopters, Eurocopter Division, France
  • Distributed Computer Systems, Tokyo Institute of Technology/ NUST, Islamabad, Pakistan.
  • Autodesk Mechanical Desktop, Autodesk Asia Pte Ltd, Pakistan, Grade: A
  • Composite RTM 2004, Pole De Plasturgie de l’ Est, Forbach, France.

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