Yousef S. Najjar
Jordan University of Science and Technology
NAJJAR, YOUSEF S.H., Founding Director of the Energy Center, Fellow ASME (USA), Fellow the Institute of Energy (UK), P.E., C. Eng. Professor of Mechanical Engineering. B.Sc., Mech. Eng. (Power), Cairo University (1969); M.Sc. & Ph.D., Mech. Eng. (Thermal Power), Cranfield Institute of Technology (U.K) 1976 & 1979 respectively. Industrial Experience: Chief Power Engineer-Irbid District Electricity Company, Jordan (1969-75); Specialized industrial training with General Electric (GEC) & related power industries (U.K) (1973-74). Academic Experience: Yarmouk University (1980-86): The founding chairman of the Mech. Eng. Dept., 1980-1982; Member University Council (1985-86). King Abdulaziz University-Jeddah (1986-2001): participated effectively in two funded research projects & ABET accreditation. Published 140 papers in international refereed journals & conferences; granted a patent by British Patent Office (1988); Two Patent Publications; Lectured in 33 international conferences; Member of the "Editorial Advisory Board" for the International Journals of: "Energy & Environment", & "Applied Thermal Engineering".