Hazim El-Mounayri 

Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI
723 West Michigan Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone:(317)278-3320; Fax:(317)274-9744
Email: helmouna@iupui.edu

Dr. El-Mounayri received his B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering in 1989 from the American University in Cairo, Cairo Egypt, and his M.Sc. in Materials Engineering from the same university in 1992. He received his Ph.D (in manufacturing) in 1997 from McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.   He joined IUPUI in August 1997 as Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering. He is a member of ASME and ASEE.

Current Research Areas

Dr. El-Mounayri research interests fall in the general area of Advanced Manufacturing. This include Intelligent maching, CNC machining, CAD/CAM , CAD/CAM integration with the production machine. Enhancement of existing CAD/CAM technology, Solid Modeling based applications, Machining process simulation, control and optimization, and Automation. The ultimate objective of this research is to improve the safety and reliability of the manufacturing operation, increase productivity, enhance the quality of the final product and automate the production cycle. This responds to the current needs of several sectors of the machining industry, such as Automotive, Aerospace and Die/Mold making.


Teaching Interests