Badih Jawad

Badih Ali Jawad, PhD

Department Chair and Professor

21000 West Ten Mile Rd.
Engineering Building, E34
Southfield, MI 48075

bjawad@ltu.edu

Phone: (248) 204-2572

Education

  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Wayne State University
  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, Wayne State University
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Wayne State University
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Wayne State University

Courses and Advising

Selected Publications

  1. Gabbasa, A., Jawad, B., Liu, L., and Arslan S., 2013, "Numerical Study of the Aerodynamic Characteristics of a Multi-Element Airfoil NACA 23012," Proceedings of the SAE International Congress and Exposition Meeting and SAE International Journal of Aerospace 6(1):2013, doi:10.4271/2013-01-1410.
  2. Jawad, B. and Arslan, S., 2013, "Cylinder Head Intake Flow Analysis," Proceedings of the SAE International Congress and Exposition Meeting and SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants. 6(1):132-136, 2013, doi:10.4271/2013-01-1409.
  3. Jawad, B. and Arslan, S., 2012, "Optimum Driving Control Based on Throttling Mechanism Design," Proceedings of the 2013 ASME International Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2013), Paper No. IMECE2012-88098.
  4. Ghmati, R., Jawad, B., and Arslan, S., 2012, "Application of Cartesian Cut Cell Method for Incompressible Flow on High Lift Devices," Proceedings of the 2012 ASME International Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE2012).
  5. Nasser, M. and Jawad, B., 2008, "Developing a Transfer Function for Vehicle Ride Performance," Proceedings of the SAE International Congress and Exposition Meeting and SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars – Mech. Syst. 1(1): 1003 – 1008, 2009.
  6. Choucair, H. and Jawad, B., 2009, "Analyzing Field Failures of Engine Valve Springs in Presence of Non Metallic Inclusions by Applying Statistical and Fracture Mechanics Models," Proceedings of the 2009 SAE International Congress and Exposition Meeting, Detroit, Michigan, April 2009, SAE paper number 2009-01-0528.
  7. Gebara, N., Jawad, B., and Szymanski, P., 2007, "Minimizing Cost of Material Variances in Printed Circuit Board Assembly," Proceedings of the SAE International Congress and Exposition Meeting and SAE Transactions Journal of Passenger Cars – Electronic and Electrical Systems, Section 7, pp. 247 - 254.
  8. Jawad, B., Gulari, E. and Henein, N., 1992, "Characteristics of Intermittent Fuel Sprays," Combustion and Flame, Elsevier Journal, Vol. 88, pp. 384-396.
  9. Henein, N., Jawad, B. and Gulari, E., 1990, "Effects of Physical Properties of Fuels on Diesel Injection," ASME Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, Vol. 112, pp. 308-316.
  10. Gulari, E., Annapragada, A., Gulari, E. and Jawad, B., 1987, "Determination of Particle Size Distributions Using Light Scattering Techniques," American Chemical Society (ACS) Symposium Series, ACS Particle Characterization Journal, Vol. 332, pp. 134-145.

Honors and Awards

  • Faculty Member of the Year, the Mary E. and Richard E. Marburger Fund for Excellence in Achievement, Lawrence Technological University, 2001
  • Session Organizer, 1995 SAE International Congress & Exposition
  • “Best Instructor of the Year”, The Dearborn Campus Engineers Award, 1991-1993

Activities and Service

  • Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Fellow, Society of Automotive Engineers
  • Fellow, The Engineering Society of Detroit
  • Member, American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • Member, American Nuclear Society
  • Member, American Chemical Society
  • Member, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Member, American Institute of Physics
  • Member, The American Physical Society
  • Member, The Planetary Society
  • Advisory Board Member, Wayne County Community College, 2006 - Present