Hossain, Mohammad Kamal

 

Mohammad Kamal Hossain, Ph. D.
Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 334 727 8128
Fax: 334 727 8090
Email: hossainm@mytu.tuskegee.edu

Education
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV)                                        2004
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Tuskegee University (TU)                                                                    2001
B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET)   1997

Appointments

08/2008-Present         Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tuskegee University (TU) 
07/2008                       Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, (UNLV)
06/2007-07/2008        Technical Advisor, Senior Design, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UNLV
08/2005-05/2008        Part Time Instructor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UNLV
02/2005-06/2008        Research Faculty, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UNLV
02/2005-05/2008        Assistant Laboratory Coordinator, Mechanics Materials Laboratory, UNLV
2002-2004                   Research & Teaching Assistant, Mechanical Engineering, UNLV
1999-2001                   Research & Teaching Assistant, Mechanical Engineering, TU

Awards

  1. 1st Place Achievement in the Overall Sustainable Urban Transport (SUT) Vehicle Approved for Production in 2025”, 2012 Partners for the Advancement of Collaborative Engineering Education (PACE) Global Forum, Shanghai, China, July 17-27, 2012.
  2. Outstanding Faculty Performance Award for Research 2011-2012”, College of Engineering, Tuskegee University (TU).
  3. 2nd Place Achievement in the Design Category”, Sustainable Urban Transport (SUT) Vehicle Project, 2010-2011 PACE Project Competition, Vancouver, Canada, July 2011.
  4. 3rd Place Achievement in the Market Research Category”, SUT Vehicle Project, 2010-2011 PACE Project Competition, Vancouver, Canada, July 2011.
  5. Outstanding Faculty Performance Award for Service 2010-2011”, College of Engineering, Tuskegee University (TU).
  6. Teacher of the Year 2009-2010”, College of Engineering, TU.
  7. Outstanding Faculty Performance Award for Teaching 2009-2010”, College of Engineering, TU.
  8. Voluntary Safety Advisor Service Award”, First Robotics Competition, UNLV, 2008.
  9. Best Senior Design Supervision Award”, College of Engineering, UNLV, 2007.
  10. 1st Prize for Outstanding Presentation”, ANS Student Conference, University of Berkeley, CA, 2003.
  11. 3rd Prize for Excellent Poster Presentation”, the 28th Annual Sigma Xi Student Research Symposium, TU, 2001.
  12. Merit Scholarship of BUET (1992-1996)
  13. Merit Scholarship of Bangladesh Educational Board (1987-1988)
  14. Awarded many prizes in the athletic competition at all levels including School, College, and University in Bangladesh.

Research Interests

  1. Development and Characterization of Conventional and Nanophased Natural Fiber Reinforced Green and/or Bio-Composites for Structural Applications
  2. Processing and Characterization of Conventional and Nanophased Synthetic Reinforced Composite Materials
  3. Mechanical Metallurgy, Characterization, and Failure Analysis
  4. Environment-Assisted Cracking and Localized Corrosion
  5. Finite Element and Stress Analysis, Modeling, and Simulation

Teaching Interests
Engineering Mechanics: Engineering Statics and Dynamics, Mechanics of Materials, Experimental Mechanics, Engineering Graphics, Freshman Design, Freshman Engineering, Machine Design, CAD, Composite Materials, Mechanics of Composite Materials, Nanostructured Materials, Capstone Design/Senior Design, Fracture Mechanics, Corrosion Engineering, Theory of Elasticity/Plasticity, Finite Element and Stress Analysis, Undergraduate Research.

Publications
Have over 58 presentations at conferences and publications in refereed journals. The refereed journal publications are listed below
  1. Mohammad W Dewan, Mohammad K Hossain, Mahesh Hosur, Shaik Jeelani, “Thermo-Mechanical Properties of Alkali Treated Jute-Polyester/Nanoclay Biocomposites Fabricated by VARTM Process”, Accepted in the Journal of Applied Polymer Science, DOI: 10.1002/app.38641, 2012.
  2. Mohammad K Hossain, Mohammad E Hossain, Mohammad W. Dewan, Mahesh Hosur, Shaik Jeelani, “Effects of Carbon Nanofiber (CNF) on Thermal and Interlaminar Shear Responses of E-Glass/Polyester Composites”, Journal of Composites Part B: Engineering, 44: 313–320, 2012.
  3. Mohammad K. Hossain, Mohammad W. Dewan, Mahesh V. Hosur, 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.
  4. Mohammad K Hossain, Mohammad E Hossain, Mahesh Hosur, Shaik Jeelani, “Flexural and Compression Response of Woven E-Glass/Polyester–CNF Nanophased Composites”, Journal of Composites Part A, 42: 1774-1782, 2011.
  5. Mohammad K Hossain, Mohammad W Dewan, Mahesh Hosur, 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.
  6. C. U. Okoro, M. K. Hossain, M. V. Hosur, S. Jeelani, “Mechanical Characterization of XD-Grade Carbon Nanotube/Epon 862 Processed by Dual Phase Dispersion Technique”, Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 133 (4): 041009-1-041009-4, 2011.
  7. M. K. Hossain, K. A. Imran, M. V. Hosur, S. Jeelani, “Degradation of Mechanical Properties of Conventional and Nanophased Carbon/Epoxy Composites in Seawater”, Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 133 (4): 041004-1-041004-6, 2011.
  8. M. K. Hossain, M.W. Dewan, M. V. Hosur, S. Jeelani, “Physical, Mechanical, and Degradability Properties of Chemically Treated Jute Fiber Reinforced Biodegradable Nanocomposites”, Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology, 133 (4): 041003-1-041003-7, 2011.
  9. Mohammad K Hossain, Mohammad W Dewan, Mahesh Hosur, Shaik Jeelani, “Thermal and Mechanical Characterization of Jute-Biopol Nanophased Green Composites”, Cambridge Journal Online, DOI: 10.1557/opl.2011.169, 2011.
  10. Muhammad E. Hossain, Mohammad K. Hossain, Mahesh V. Hosur, and Shaik Jeelani, “Study of Mechanical Responses and Thermal Expansion of CNF-modified Polyester Nanocomposites Processed by Different Mixing Systems”, Cambridge Journal Online, DOI:10.1557/opl.2011.111, 2011.
  11. Mohammad K Hossain, Kazi Al Imran, Mahesh Hosur, Shaik Jeelani, “Effect of Seawater on Thermal Behavior of Conventional and Nanophased Carbon/Epoxy Composites”, Cambridge Journal Online, DOI:10.1557/opl.2011.498, 2011.
  12. Ajit K. Roy, Mohammad K. Hossain, “Cracking of Martensitic Alloy EP-823 under Controlled Potential,” The Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 15 (3), 2006.
  13. Ajit K. Roy, Mohammad K. Hossain, Ramprashad Prabhakaran, Sudheer Sama, “Environment-Assisted Cracking of Structural Materials under Different Loading Conditions,” The Journal of Science and Engineering-Corrosion, 61 (4), 2005.
  14. Ajit K. Roy, Ramprashad Prabhakaran, Mohammad K. Hossain, Sudheer Sama, “Stress Corrosion Cracking of Transmutation Structural Materials in Aqueous Media,” The Journal of Materials Performance, 43 (9), 2004.
  15. A. Haque, M. K. Hossain, “Effects of Moisture and Temperature on High Strain Rate Behavior of S2-Glass-Vinyl Ester Woven Composites,” The Journal of Composite Materials, 37 (7), 2003.
Book and Book Chapter
  1. Stress Corrosion Cracking and Hydrogen Embrittlement of Alloy EP-823 (Book). Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany, ISBN: 978-3-8383-6016-4.
  2. Scanning Electron Microscopy Study of Fiber Reinforced Polymeric Nanocomposites (Chapter), InTech-Open Access Publisher, ISBN 979-953-307-309-4.

Professional Affiliations
  • Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Associate Member, The Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE)
  • Member, American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)
  • Member, American Chemical Society (ACS)
  • Member, PI TAU SIGMA, National Mechanical Engineering Honor Society