Industrial and Mechanical Engineering Research
Students and faculty at the department of Industrial and Mechanical Engineering are committed to address the latest scientific and engineering challenges. Here are some of the topics that are keeping them busy.
Advisor: Dr. Elias Brassitos
Advisor: Dr. Nadim Zgheib
Advisor: Dr. Marc Haddad
Below are completed / current and proposed undergraduate research topics. Students who are interested in any of the listed topics are encouraged to contact the project’s supervisor.
Completed / Current
Optimized Rule-Based Energy Management Strategy for the Toyota Prius Plug-In Hybrid Using Dynamic Programming
Students: Reef Khairallah and Bilal Kabalan
Advisor: Dr. Charbel Mansour
Student: Mario K. Msan
Advisor: Dr. B. Akle
Student: Elio Challita
Advisor: Dr. B.Akle
Experimental and Numerical Investigation of a Three-Dimensional Vertical-Axis Wind Turbine with Variable-Pitch
Student: Elio Aoun
Advisor: M. Khoury
Advisor: Dr. Evan Fakhoury
Experimental Investigation of the dynamics of a spinning rigid body under horizontal fast excitation
Advisor: Dr. Hiba Sheheitli
Michel Khoury, Ph.D.
Chair, Industrial and Mechanical Engineering Department