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Office: Stark Learning Center

Room: 230

Phone: 5704084889

Email: jamal.ghorieshi@wilkes.edu

Dr. Jamal A. Ghorieshi

Professor/Chair

Mechanical Engineering

Biography

 

 

  • Degrees with Fields, Institution, and Date

    PhD             Applied Mechanics       SUNY/Buffalo                         1984
    M.S.            Applied Mechanics       SUNY/Buffalo                         1983
    B.S.            Civil Engineering           SUNY/Buffalo                         1979 

    Years in Academia, Date of Original Appointment at Wilkes U, and Date(s) of Promotion

    ·           23 years
    ·           Appointed August , 1984
    ·           Promoted to Professor 2006 

    Other related experience

    2006      Professor Division of Engineering and Physics, Wilkes University-

    1997-99      Chairperson - Mechanical and Material Engineering

    1998            Electrical and Computer Engineering, Chairman

    Coordinator - Study Abroad for the College of Science and Engineering,

    Coordinator - Mechanical Design laboratory

    1990      Associate Professor     Division of Engineering and Physics, Wilkes University

    1984      Assistant Professor      Division of Engineering and Physics, Wilkes University

     

    States in which registeredNone

     

    Principal publications of last five years

    ·         “Heat Dissipation at a Polymer-Metal Interface,” Ghorieshi, J.A., Proceedings of the 62nd STLE Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA,May 6-10, 2007.

    ·         “Transient Thermal Investigation of Dry Sliding Friction at a Polymer-Metal Interface”, Ghorieshi, J. A., and Price, H. L. Proceedings of the IJTC2006 STLE/ASME International Joint Tribology Conference, San Antonio, TX, paper number IJTC2006-12334, October 22- 25, 2006.

    ·         “Thermal Analysis of Dry Sliding Friction at a Polymer-Metal Interface”, Ghorieshi, J. A. and Price, H. L. Proceedings of 12th Nordic Tribology Symposium, NORDTRIB 2006, Paper NT2006-13-12, Helsinger DK, June 7-9, 2006.

    ·         “Temperature Measurement at the Polymer-Metal Contact: A Tribometer Design”, Ghorieshi, J., Sharma, A., Lopresti, F., Proceedings of the ASEE Annual Conference, New England Section, p167-173, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, MA , March 17-18, 2006

    ·         “Modeling and Measuring Friction-Generated Temperature of Polymers and Their Composites”, Price, H. L. and Ghorieshi, J. A., Proceedings of the ASME-World Tribology Congress III (WTCIII), Paper WTC2005-63989, Washington DC, September 12-16, 2005.

    · “Mechanica: A Study Guide,” A Pro/E & Mechanical Tutorial, Wilkes University, PA, 2006.

    · “Mechanical Design Laboratory,” Laboratory Working Manual, Wilkes University, PA, 2003

    · “Vibration of Mechanical Systems”, A Study Guide, Wilkes University, PA, 1999. 

    · “Advanced Vibration Analysis and Rotating Machinery Diagnostics Tools”, Laboratory Manual, Wilkes University, PA, 1997.

    Scientific and Professional Societies

    • American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME)
    • Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE)
    • Acoustical Society of American (ASA)
    • Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
    • American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE)
    • National Association Industrial Technology (NAIT)      


    Professional development activities in the 2008-2009     
    Seminar and Conferences

    Institutional And Professional Service

    ·       Various Departmental and University wide committees

    Percentage of time available for research or scholarly activities as needed

    Percentage of time committed to the program: 100% Mechanical Engineering
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    Awards

    • Outstanding Teacher Award 1988, 1989, 1995, and 2006
    • NASA - Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, ASEE Summer Faculty Fellowship Program: 1994
    • NAVAL Surface Warfare Center, Carde Rock Division, Bethesda, MD – Fall 1993 U.S. NAVY –ASEE Sabbatical Leave Program
    • NASA - Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, ASEE Summer Faculty Fellowship Program: 1993
    • NASA - Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA, ASEE Summer Faculty Fellowship Program: 1992
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