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Masdar Institute Faculty

Since December of 2006, MIT has vetted more than 5,000 faculty applications, resulting in the hiring of Masdar Institute faculty members listed below. Masdar Institute faculty have diverse backgrounds and received their PhDs from schools in the United States and abroad including Harvard University, MIT, Purdue University, Rice University, University of Pittsburgh, University of Cambridge (UK), University of Porto (Portugal) and University of Waterloo (Canada).

Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Khalid Al-Ali Enas M. Nashef
Hanifa Easa AlBlooshi Giovanni Palmisano
Faisal AlMarzooqi Ahmed F. Yousef
Steven Griffiths
 

Water and Environmental Engineering

Farrukh Ahmad Taha B.M.J. Ouarda
Hassan Arafat Jorge Rodriguez
Hosni Ghedira Marouane Temimi
Shadi Wajih Hasan Lina F. Yousef
Prashanth Reddy Marpu Linda Zou
Annalisa Molini  

 

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Computing and Information Sciences

Zeyar Aung Talal Rahwan
Sid Chi-Kin Chau Davor Svetinovic
Khaled Elbassioni Wei Lee Woon
Andreas Henschel
 

Electrical Power Engineering

Mohamed Al Hosani Weidong Michael Xiao
Mohamed El Moursi Hatem Zeineldin
Vinod Khadkikar  

Microsystems

Ibraheem Almansouri  Mihai Sanduleanu
Marcus Dahlem Irfan Saadat 
Ibrahim Elfadel Jaime Viegas
Ammar Nayfeh
Mahmoud S. Rasras

 

Department of Engineering Systems and Management

Engineering Systems and Management

Afshin Afshari Alejandro Rios Galvan
Behjat Al Yousef Toufic Mezher
Ali Diabat Mohammad A. Omar
Sameh EL Khatib Andrea Schiffauerova
Lamya Fawwaz Sgouris Sgouridis
Abdulla Galadari I-Tsung Tsai
Pengyu Zhu

 

Sustainable Critical Infrastructure

Khaled Alawadi  
Elie Azar   
Praveen Maghelal   

 

Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering

Materials Science and Engineering

Amal Al Ghaferi Adel Gougam
Ahmed D. Al Jaberi Raed Hashaikeh
Matteo Chiesa Mamoun Medraj
Daniel Choi

Mechanical Engineering

Hamid Ait Abderrahmane Mohamed Sassi
Mohamed Ibrahim Hassan Ali Tariq Shamim
Saif Al Mheiri Kumar Shanmugam
Rashid K. Abu Al-Rub Youssef Shatilla
Peter Armstrong Rita L. Sousa
Nicolas Calvet TieJun (TJ) Zhang
Isam Janajreh

 


Masdar Institute Students

Enrollment has grown from 89 students in 2009 to 420 students in 2015, including 284 MSc students and 136 Ph.D. students.

For the MSc program, the male to female ratio is 52% to 48%, and there is an approximately even distribution of Emerati and international students.

Masdar Institute: The Student Perspective

 


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