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Nasser Ghariban

Ghariban, Dr. Nasser, PhD

Manufacturing Engineering

Associate Professor

Phone: 804-524-1105
Mailbox: P.O. Box 9032
Fax: 804-524-6732
Location: 1 Hayden Drive, Virginia State University, VA 23806
Email: NGhariban@vsu.edu

Education

  • Ph.D. in Engineering, major Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington, 1994
  • MS in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering University of Texas at Arlington, 1990
  • BS in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 1982

Research Interests

  • Industrial process control
  • Automation and robotics
  • Heat and mass transfer
  • Electronics component cooling

Courses Taught

  • MANE 205, MANUFACTURING PROCESS I
  • MANE 210, MANUFACTURING PROCESS II
  • MANE 315, MANUFACTURING AUTOMATION
  • MANE 400, SENIOR SEMINAR
  • MANE 461, SENIOR PROJECT
  • MANE 499, SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING PROCESS
  • ENGR 101, INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING I
  • ENGR 102, INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING II
  • ENGR 305, MATERIAL ENGINEERING
  • ENGR 313, THERMAL ENGINEERING
  • MCET 102, MACHINES LABORATORY
  • MCET 200, STATICS
  • CPEG 201, Computer Engineering Sophomore Laboratory
  • CPEG 207, Introduction to Digital Systems

Publications

  • "Transient Thermal Response of Multi-Conductor Cable to overload current" Proceeding of IASTED‘s EroPES 2003 Conference.
  • "Temperature Distribution over Components with Non-Uniform Current Density", Wire Journal, Feb. 2005.
  • "Pool Boiling on multiple Surface in Proximity," Proceeding of ASME International Conference on Heat Transfer, 2005.
  • "Boiling Characteristics of Two Cylindrical Heaters in Subcooled FC-72", In Process for 19th National conference on Undergraduate research.
  • "Optimum Geometrical Design for Akermann Steering Principle", In Process for 19th National conference on Undergraduate research.
  • "ECIS Measurement in Electroconductive Polymers Using Human Muscle Fibroblasts "
  • "Gaussian Elimination for Solving Two Dimensional Heat Conduction", 2006 WBHR-LSAMP undergraduate Research Symposium.
  • "Algebraic Curve Fitting Using Kernel Functions" 2006 WBHR-LSAMP undergraduate Research Symposium.
  • "A New Approach to Manipulate Objects with a Team of Distributed Robots Based on Constrain-and-Move Strategy" Proceeding IJME/INTERTECH International Conference 2006.

Patent Publications

  • April 7, 1998, "Wire Loom Dobby" Co-inventor: Arnold E. Petsche and Mark Goodman, Pat. No. 5,735,315.
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