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

  • Engineering Analysis I
  • Engineering Analysis II

Selected Publications

  1. "Analyzing Field Failures of Engine Valve Springs in Presence of Non Metallic Inclusions by Applying Statistical and Fracture Mechanics Models," H. Choucair and  B. Jawad, 2008, ASME International Engineering Congress and Exposition, Paper No.IMECE2009-10060.
  2. "Simulation & Modeling as Effective Product  Design Tools," M. Nasser and  B. Jawad 2009  ASME International Engineering Congress and Exposition,  Paper No. IMECE2009-10059.
  3. "Analyzing Field Failures of Engine Valve Springs in Presence of Non Metallic Inclusions by Applying Statistical and Fracture Mechanics Models," H. Choucair and  B. Jawad, 2009 SAE International Congress and Exposition Meeting, Detroit, Michigan, April 2009, SAE paper number 2009-01-0528.
  4. "Performance Advantages of  a Dry Sump Lubrication System," B. Jawad, M. Hastings, and B. Johnson, Cairo 11th International Conference on Energy & Environment, March 2009.
  5. "Design of Experiments as Effective Design Tools," M. Nasser and  B. Jawad, 2008 ASME International Engineering Congress and Exposition, Paper No.IMECE2008-68840.

Honors and Awards

  • The Mary E. & Richard E, Marburger Excellence in Achievement Award, Lawrence Technological University, 2001
  • “The 2001 Faculty Member of the Year”, 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
  • Member, 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