Hossain, Mohammad Kamal

Associate Professor

CONTACT INFO

Mohammad Kamal Hossain, Ph. D.

Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 334-727-8128
Fax: 334-727-8090
Email: hossainm@mytu.tuskegee.edu


EDUCATION


PhD in Mechanical Engineering, University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV), 2004
MS in Mechanical Engineering, Tuskegee University, 2001
BS in Mechanical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, 1997



Professional Employment

  • Summer 2014-Present Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Tuskegee University
  • August 2008-June 08, 2014 Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Tuskegee University
  • June 02, 2014-Aug.08, 2014 Department of Homeland Security Summer Team Research Fellow, Coastal Hazard Center (CHC), North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
  • May 2013-August 2013 Office of Naval Research Summer Research Fellow, Newport Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC), RI
  • July 2008 Visiting Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, UNLV
  • June 2007-July 2008 Technical Advisor, Senior Mechanical Design, Mechanical Engineering, UNLV
  • February 2005-June 2008 Research Faculty, Mechanical Engineering, UNLV
  • February 2005-June 2008 Assistant Laboratory Coordinator, Mechanics Materials Laboratory, UNLV
  • August 2005-June 2008 Part Time Instructor, Mechanical Engineering, UNLV
  • 2002-2004 Research Assistant, Mechanical Engineering, UNLV
  • 2002-2004 Teaching Assistant, Mechanical Engineering, UNLV
  • 1999-2001 Research Assistant, Mechanical Engineering, Tuskegee University
Research Interests

Processing and Characterization of Advanced Conventional and Nanostructured Polymer Composite & Conventional and Nanophased Synthetic and Natural Fiber Reinforced Structural Composite Materials, Mechanical Characterization of Metallic Materials and their Alloys under Quasi-Static and Dynamic Loading at Room and Elevated Temperatures, Failure Analysis, Metallurgical Characterization, Environment-Assisted Cracking, Localized Corrosion, Electrochemical Principles, Finite Element & Stress Analysis, Modeling, Simulation, Engineering Education, and Capstone/Senior Design Project.

Teaching Interests

Freshman Design, Freshman Engineering, Engineering Statics & Dynamics, Mechanics of Materials, Experimental Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering Design, CAD, Product Design & Manufacture, Composite Materials, Mechanics of Composite Materials, Nanostructured Materials, Capstone Design/Senior Design, Fracture Mechanics, Corrosion Engineering, Theory of Elasticity/Plasticity, and Finite Element Analysis

Recent Publications

Book and Book Chapter
  1. Book: Stress Corrosion Cracking and Hydrogen Embrittlement of Alloy EP-823 (Book). Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-8383-6016-4.
  2. Book Chapter: Scanning Electron Microscopy Study of Fiber Reinforced Polymeric Nanocomposites. Book: Scanning Electron Microscopy edited by Viacheslav Kazmiruk, InTech Publisher, ISBN 979-953-307-309-4.
  3. Book Chapter: Nanophased Cellulose-Based Structural Composite, Book: Cellulose and Cellulose Derivatives: Synthesis, Modification, Nanostructure and Applications. Nova Publishers, USA, Submission ID: MS041, In Press.
Journal (Total: 21)
  1. M. E. Hossain, M. K. Hossain, M. V. Hosur, and S. Jeelani, Effect of dispersion conditions on the thermal and mechanical properties of carbon nanofiber-polyester nanocomposites”, MATS-14-1172, Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 2015.
  2. Hossain M., Chowdhury M. M. R., Salam M. B. A., Jahan N., Malone J., Hosur M. V., Jeelani S. and Bolden N. W., “Enhanced Mechanical Properties of Carbon Fiber/Epoxy Composites by incorporating XD-grade Carbon Nanotube”, Journal of Composite Materials, doi: 10.1177/0021998314545186, 2014.
  3. Mohammad K Hossain, Mohammad R. Karim, Md. Mahmudur R Chowdhury, Mohammad A Imam, Mahesh Hosur, ShaikJeelani, and Ramsis Farag, “Comparative Mechanical and Thermal Study of Chemically Treated and Untreated Single Sugarcane Fiber Bundle”, Journal of Industrial Products and Crops, 58: 78-90, 2014.
  4. Mohammad K Hossain, Md. Mahmudur R Chowdhury, Mahmud B Salam, Johnathan Malone, Mahesh Hosur, Shaik Jeelani, and Nydeia W Bolden. “Improved Thermo-Mechanical Properties of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Composite using Amino Functionalized XDCNT”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 131 (17): 8737-8748, 2014.
  5. Mohammad K Hossain, Md. Mahmudur R Chowdhury, Kazi A Imran, Mahmud B Salam, Mahesh Hosur, and Shaik Jeelani, “Effect of Low Velocity Impact Responses on Durability of Conventional and Nanophased CFRP Composites Exposed to Seawater”, Journal of Polymer Degradation and Stability, 99:180-189, 2014.
  6. Mohammad W Dewan, Mohammad K Hossain, Mahesh Hosur, and Shaik Jeelani, “Thermo-Mechanical Properties of Alkali Treated Jute-Polyester/Nanoclay Biocomposites Fabricated by VARTM Process”, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 128 (6): 4110-4123, 2013.
  7. Muhammad E. Hossain, Mohammad K. Hossain, Mahesh Hosur, and Shaik Jeelani, “Low-Velocity Impact Behavior of CNF-Filled Glass Reinforced Polyester Composites”, Journal of Composite Materials, 48 (7): 879-896, 2013.
  8. Mohammad K Hossain, Muhammad E Hossain, Mohammad W. Dewan, Mahesh Hosur, and Shaik Jeelani, “Effects of Carbon Nanofiber (CNF) on Thermal and Interlaminar Shear Responses of E-Glass/Polyester Composites”, Journal of Composites Part B, 44: 313–320, 2012. 
  9. Mohammad K. Hossain, Mohammad W. Dewan, Mahesh V. Hosur, and Shaik Jeelani, “Effect of Surface Treatment and Nanoclay on Thermal and Mechanical Properties of Jute/Biopol Green Composites”, Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites, 30 (22): 1841-1856, 2011.
  10. Mohammad K. Hossain, Mohammad W. Dewan, Mahesh V. Hosur, and Shaik Jeelani, “Mechanical Performances of Surface Modified Jute Fiber Reinforced Biopol Nanophased Green Composites”, Journal of Composites Part B: Engineering, 42 (6): 1701-1707, 2011.
Featured Article

“Thermo-Mechanical Properties of Alkali Treated Jute-Polyester/Nanoclay Biocomposites Fabricated by VARTM Process”, Advances in Engineering, Ltd, Canada.
Source: http://advanceseng.com/mechanical-engineering/thermomechanical-properties-of-alkali-treated-jute-polyesternanoclay-biocomposites-fabricated-by-vartm-process/

Conference Proceedings (Total: 36)
  1. Mohammad K Hossain and Mahmudur R Chowdhury, “Optimized Mechanical Performance of Carbon Fiber-Epoxy Composite using Amino-Functionalized Graphene Nanoplatelets” IMECE 2015, Paper Number: IMECE2015-51643, Houston, Texas, November 13-19, 2015.
  2. Mohammad K Hossain and Mahmudur R Chowdhury, “Enhanced Properties of Epoxy Composite Reinforced with Amino-Functionalized Graphene Nanoplatelets”, IMECE 2015, Paper Number: IMECE2015-51483, Houston, Texas, November 13-19, 2015.
  3. Mohammad K Hossain, Md. Mahmudur R Chowdhury, Mahmud B Salam, Johnathan Malone, Mahesh Hosur, Shaik Jeelani, Nydeia W Bolden, “Thermo-Mechanical and ILSS Properties of Woven Carbon/Epoxy-XD-CNT Nanophased Composites”, 2014 MRS Spring Meeting Proceedings, San Francisco, CA, April 21-25, 2014.
  4. Mohammad Kamal Hossain, Jonathan Rocha, Shawn Jackson, Robert Carson, Md Mahmudur Chowdhury, Chris Jensenius, “Design of a Small and Low Cost Thermal Cycling Chamber for Testing Thermostats”, Paper ID#58, 2014 ASEE Southeast Section Conference, Mercer University, Macon, GA, March 30-April 01, 2014.
  5. Mohammad Kamal Hossain, Mark Black, Thomas Wilder, Chris Elmore, Pradosh K. Ray, “Design of a Portable Assisted Mobility Device-A Sustainable Urban Transport”, Paper ID#1569839057, The IEEE International Conference on Connected Vehicles & Expo (ICCVE 2013), Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, December 2-6, 2013.
  6. Mohammad K Hossain, Md. Mahmudur R Chowdhury, Kazi A Imran, Mahmud B Salam, Mahesh Hosur and Shaik Jeelani, “Durability study of low velocity impact responses of conventional and nanophased CFRP composites exposed to seawater”, Paper ID#IMECE2013-65671, 2013 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2013), San Diego, USA, November 15-21, 2013.
  7. Mohammad K Hossain, Mohammad R. Karim, Md. Mahmudur R Chowdhury, Mohammad A Imam, Mahesh Hosur, Shaik Jeelani, Ramsis Farag, “Tensile properties evaluation of chemically treated/untreated single sugarcane fiber”, Paper ID#IMECE2013-65664, 2013 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, (IMECE2013), San Diego, USA, November 15-21, 2013.
  8. Mohammad K Hossain, Md. Mahmudur R Chowdhury, Mahmud B Salam, Mahesh Hosur, Shaik Jeelani, Nydeia Wright Bolden, "Tensile and Flexural Properties of Woven Carbon/Epoxy-XD-CNT Nanophased Composites", Paper ID#3758, SAMPE Tech 2013, Wichita, KS, USA, October 21-24, 2013.
  9. Mohammad K Hossain, Kwanju Kim, Stacy Benjamin, Ing. Manuel Löwer, Pradosh K. Ray, “Student Team Formation, Management, and Collaboration in PACE Global SUT Project”, Paper ID#8270, International Forum, 120th ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Atlanta, GA, USA, June 21-26, 2013.
  10. Mohammad K Hossain, Derrick Pettaway, “Design and Analyze the Frame for the Global Sustainable Urban Transport (SUT) Vehicle”, Paper ID#7719, 120th ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition, Atlanta, GA, USA, June 23-26, 2013.
Awards
  1. “Outstanding Faculty Performance Award for Research 2014-2015”, College of Engineering, Tuskegee University (TU).
  2. “Outstanding Faculty Performance Award for Service 2013-2014”, College of Engineering, Tuskegee University (TU).
  3. “2014 Department of Homeland Security Summer Research Team (Students: Felicia Horne and David Yarbrough) Program Fellowship”, Coastal Hazard Center (CHC), North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.
  4. “2013 Office of Naval Research Summer Research Fellowship”, Newport Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC), RI.
  5. “Outstanding Faculty Performance Award for Teaching 2012-2013”, College of Engineering, TU.
  6. “Outstanding Faculty Performance Award for Research 2011-2012”, College of Engineering, Tuskegee University (TU).
  7. “Outstanding Faculty Performance Award for Service 2010-2011”, College of Engineering, Tuskegee University (TU).
  8. “Teacher of the Year 2009-2010”, College of Engineering, TU.
  9. “Outstanding Faculty Performance Award for Teaching 2009-2010”, College of Engineering, TU.
  10. “Overall Award” 2014-2015 PACE Project Competition on Reconfigurable Shared-Use Mobility Systems (RSMS Team #3), 2015 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Annual Global Forum, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 26-31, 2015.
  11. “Best Interior Design Concept” 2014-2015 PACE Project Competition on Reconfigurable Shared-Use Mobility Systems (RSMS Team #3), 2015 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Annual Global Forum, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 26-31, 2015.
  12. “1st Place-Manufacturing Engineering” 2014-2015 PACE Project Competition on Reconfigurable Shared-Use Mobility Systems (RSMS Team #3), 2015 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Annual Global Forum, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 26-31, 2015.
  13. “1st Place-Product Engineering” 2014-2015 PACE Project Competition on Reconfigurable Shared-Use Mobility Systems (RSMS Team #3), 2015 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Annual Global Forum, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 26-31, 2015.
  14. “1st Place-Customer Insight” 2014-2015 PACE Project Competition on Reconfigurable Shared-Use Mobility Systems (RSMS Team #3), 2015 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Annual Global Forum, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 26-31, 2015.
  15. “2nd Place-Approved For Production” 2013-2014 Portable Assisted Mobility Device (PAMD) Project Competition, 2014 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Global Forum, Turin, Italy, July 28-August 1, 2014.
  16. “2nd Place-Market Research” 2013-2014 Portable Assisted Mobility Device (PAMD) Project Competition, 2014 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Global Forum, Turin, Italy, July 28-August 1, 2014.
  17. “2nd Place-Industrial Design” 2013-2014 Portable Assisted Mobility Device (PAMD) Project Competition, 2014 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Global Forum, Turin, Italy, July 28-August 1, 2014.
  18. “2nd Place-Manufacturing Engineering” 2013-2014 Portable Assisted Mobility Device (PAMD) Project Competition, 2014 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Global Forum, Turin, Italy, July 28-August 1, 2014.
  19. “3rd Place-Product Engineering” 2013-2014 Portable Assisted Mobility Device (PAMD) Project Competition, 2014 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Global Forum, Turin, Italy, July 28-August 1, 2014.
  20. “Overall Collaborative Award ” Portable Assisted Mobility Device (PAMD) Project Competition, 2013 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Competition, 2013 PACE Global Forum, Pasadena, CA, USA, July 21-26, 2013.
  21. “Top Award Ready for Production, Product Engineering” Portable Assisted Mobility Device (PAMD) Project, 2013 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Competition, 2013 PACE Global Forum, Pasadena, CA, USA, July 21-26, 2013.
  22. “Top Award Ready for Production, Manufacturing Engineering” Portable Assisted Mobility Device (PAMD) Project, 2013 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Competition, 2013 PACE Global Forum, Pasadena, CA, USA, July 21-26, 2013.
  23. “3rd Place Industrial Design Award” Portable Assisted Mobility Device (PAMD) Project, 2013 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Competition, 2013 PACE Global Forum, Pasadena, CA, USA, July 21-26, 2013.
  24. “1st Place Achievement in the Overall Sustainable Urban Transport (SUT) Vehicle Approved for Production in 2025”, 2012 PACE Global Forum, Shanghai, China, July 17-27, 2012.
  25. “2nd Place Achievement in the Design Category”, Sustainable Urban Transport (SUT) Vehicle Project, 2010-2011 PACE Project Competition, Vancouver, Canada, July 2011
  26. “3rd Place Achievement in the Market Research Category”, SUT Vehicle Project, 2010-2011 PACE Project Competition, Vancouver, Canada, July 2011
  27. “Voluntary Safety Advisor Service Award”, First Robotics Competition, UNLV, 2008
  28. “Best Senior Design Supervision Faculty Award”, College of Engineering, UNLV, 2007
  29. 1st Prize for Outstanding Presentation, ANS Student Conference, University of Berkeley, CA, 2003
  30. 3rd Prize for Excellent Poster Presentation in the Competition, the 28th Annual Student Research Symposium of Sigma Xi, Tuskegee University, AL , 2001
  31. Higher Secondary Education Dhaka Board Scholarship throughout all Undergraduate Academic Years, Bangladesh 
  32. Secondary Education Dhaka Board Scholarship throughout all Higher Secondary Academic Years
  33. Bangladesh Government 1st Grade Merit Primary Scholarship based on Primary Scholarship Exam
  34. Awarded many Prizes in the Athletic Competitions at College and University in Bangladesh
Synergistic Activities

Panelist: 2015 ORISE EPA STAR Fellowship Program, Senator: Faculty Senate Committee, Tuskegee University, April 17, 2015-Present, Panelist: 2015 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP), Judge: Oral and Poster Presentation, 5th Joint Annual HBCU-UP & Sigma Xi Research Symposium, TU, February, 2014, Panelist: The 2014 Science, Mathematics & Research for Transformation (SMART), Member: Accreditation Coordinating Committee, College of Engineering, TU, Fall 2013-Present, Moderator: 1 Session, 120th ASEE Annual Conference & Exposition, Atlanta, GA, June 22, 2013, Organizer: 3 Sessions, IMECE 2013, Member: 2013 & 2012 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Global Forum Paper Committee, Advisor: Bangladesh International Students Association, TU, Spring 2013-Present, Assistant to the Head, 2012 ABET Visit Activities, ME Department, TU, Organizer: 1 Session, Co-Organizer: 3 Sessions, Chair: 1 Session, IMECE 2012, Panelist: The ASEE SMART Scholarship Program 2012, Proposal Reviewer: Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF), Qatar Foundation, Advisor: Muslim Students Association, TU, Spring 2012-present, Organizer: 3 Session, IMECE 2011, Session Chair: 1 Session, IMECE 2011, Moderator: T-CAM Summer MS Students Seminar, TU, July 21, 2011, Judge: Student Research Posters in the Category of Engineering, the 2011 Alabama Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (ALSAMP) Graduate and Undergraduate Conference, Montgomery, Alabama, April 11, 2011, Judge: Oral and Poster Presentation, The 38th Annual Sigma Xi Research Symposium, TU, March 18-19, 2011, Lead Faculty Contact and Coordinator: PACE, College of Engineering, TU, Spring 2009-Present, Moderator: T-CAM Summer REH Students Seminar, TU, July 23, 2009, Member: Recruiting & Retention Committee, College of Engineering, TU, Spring 2009-Present, Reviewer: Experimental Mechanics, Computational Materials Science, Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology, Carbohydrate Polymers, Polymer Engineering, BioResources, Alloys and Compounds, Composites Part B, Composite Materials, Physical Sciences, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, Applied Polymer Science, Agricultural and Food Chemistry, International Journal of Environment, Bentham Science Publishers Ltd., 2013 & 2012 PACE Global Forum Paper, ASEE 2016, 2013, & 2012 Conference, MRS Fall Meeting 2010, IMECE 2013, IMECE 2012, IMECE 2011, IMECE 2010, and IMECE07.

Professional Affiliations

Member of ASME, SAMPE, ASEE, MRS & PI TAU SIGMA

Graduate Advisor (8+2)

Tuskegee University: graduated 8 ME MS students: 2014: Liza Khwaja, Md. Mahmudur Rahman Chowdhury, 2013: Emory Head, 2011: Chinedu Okoro, Mohammad Dewan, Kazi Imran, 2010: Muhammad Hossain, Tomide Akinola, and current ME MS student: Samira Nawshin Shaily, Felicia Horne and served as thesis committee member for 16 ME, 2 MSE and 4 EE MS students.

Undergraduate Trainee (28+4)

Tuskegee University: Graduated 28 ME BS students and current ME 4 BS students.