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Dr. Waqas Akbar Lughmani (PhD Loughborough University, UK)

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
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PROFILE SUMMARY

Dr. Salman Warsi has a Ph.D. in Design and Manufacturing Engineering from NUST Pakistan and Masters in Design Manufacture and Management from University of Durham, UK. He is currently serving as Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering Department. Prior joining academia, he was associated for six years with Atlas Engineering Limited Karachi Pakistan in the capacity of Assistant Manager (Engineering and Development Department and Aluminum Products Department). He has also worked as Technical Consultant with USAID on improving the productivity of Agricultural Implement Manufacturing Sector of Punjab. He is an active member of Industrial and Manufacturing Research Group (IMRG) of Mechanical Department.

QUALIFICATION
PhD Mechanical Engineering Loughborough University, UK 2015
MS Mechamical Engineering Myongji University, South Korea 2008
BSc (Honours) Mechanical Engineering UET Peshawar 2001
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Assistant Professor Capital University of Science and Technology, Islmabad. Since – 2015
Research Associate Loughborough University, UK 2014 – 2015
Lecturer EME college, NUST 2009 – 2010
Lecturer Wah Engineering College 2008 – 2009
MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE
Consultant Nemaura Pharma 2016- 2016
Industrial Experience
Senior Design Engineer Nemaura Pharma, UK 2015 – 2016
Junior Engineer Chashma Nuclear Power Plant, PAEC 2002 – 2006
RESEARCH AREAS / INTERESTS

1. Design, Mechanics of Materials, Medical devices

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
1. Raja Awais Liaqait, Salman Sagheer Warsi, Mujtaba Hassan Agha, Taiba Zahid & Till Becker (2021) A multi-criteria decision framework for sustainable supplier selection and order allocation using multi-objective optimization and fuzzy approach, Engineering Optimization, DOI: 10.1080/0305215X.2021.1901898.
2. Muhammad Ali Khan, Syed Husain Imran Jaffery, Mushtaq Khan, Muhammad Younas, Shahid Ikramullah Butt, Riaz Ahmad & Salman Sagheer Warsi, “Multi-objective optimization of turning titanium-based alloy Ti-6Al-4V under dry, wet, and cryogenic conditions using gray relational analysis (GRA)” The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, volume 106, pages 3897–3911(2020).
3. Muhammad Ali Khan, Syed Husain Imran Jaffery, Mushtaq Khan, Muhammad Younas, Shahid Ikramullah Butt, Riaz Ahmad, Salman Sagheer Warsi, “Statistical analysis of energy consumption, tool wear and surface roughness in machining of Titanium alloy (Ti-6Al-4V) under dry, wet and cryogenic conditions”, Mechanical Sciences, Volume 10, pages 561-573 (2019).
4. S. Rasheed, W. A. Lughmani, A. Khalid, and M. M. Khan, “Modelling of human robot accident interaction to assess impact and damage in a smart factory context,” 2019
5. I. S O, L. A. Khan, A. Khalid, and W. A. Lughmani, “Book chapter ”a smart micro factory design: An integrated approach,” Computers & Industrial Engineering, vol. 129, pp. 220-227, 2019
6. WA Lughmani, F Farukh, K Bouazza-Marouf, H Ali, “Drilling resistance: A method to investigate bone quality”, ACTA OF BIOENGINEERING AND BIOMECHANICS, 2016
7. WA Lughmani, K Bouazza-Marouf, I Ashcroft, “Drilling in cortical bone: a finite element model and experimental investigations”, Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials, 2015
8. WA Lughmani, K Bouazza-Marouf, I Ashcroft, “Finite element modeling and experimentation of bone drilling forces”, Journal of Physics, 2013
9. WA Lughmani, JY Jho, JY Lee, K Rhee, “Modeling of bending behavior of IPMC beams using concentrated ion boundary layer”, International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing, 2009
CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS
1. WA Lughmani, K Bouazza-Marouf, I Ashcroft, “Finite element modeling and experimentation of bone drilling forces”, International Symposium on Dynamic Deformation and Fracture of Advanced Materials , 2013
2. Hamid Jabbar, Waqas Akbar Lughmani, “Ubiquitous Factory: An Automation of Nuclear Power Plant”, International conference of Ubiquitous information technologies and applications, 2007

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