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Engineering educator

Ali Jawad Chamkha, Lebanese engineering educator. Recipient Students Choice award Best Mechanical Engineering Professor Tennessee Technology University, 1991, Outstanding Teaching award Kuwait University, 1998.


Chamkha, Ali Jawad was born on June 1, 1964 in Beirut, Lebanon. Came to the United States, 1983. Son of Jawad Mohammed and Samira Mohammed (Ketiesh) Chamkha.


Doctor of Philosophy, Tennessee Technology University, 1989.


Graduate assistant Tennessee Technology University, Cookeville, 1986-1987, graduate instructor, 1987-1989, assistant professor, 1990-1991. Staff research engineer Fleetguard Inc., 1991-1993. Assistant professor mechanical engineering Kuwait University, 1993-1997, associate professor mechanical engineering, since 1997.


  • Other Work

    • Associate technical editor Fluid/Particle Separation Journal, since 1993. Reviewer Mechanics Research Communications, Journal Heat Transfer, Journal Mathematics and Physical Sciences, International Journal Fluid Mechanics Research, Journal Porous Media, others. Contributor more than 130 articles to professional journals and conferences.


Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society of Heating, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (vice president and faculty advisor Kuwait 1993-1996), American Filtration Society (member education committee since 1992, reviewer since 1992, senior co-chairman meeting 1992, 93, 95, 96, 97, chairman conference session 1992, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97), National Society Professional Engineers, Tennessee Academy of Sciences, Science Research Society, Lebanese Association for Advancement of Science, Society Engineering Science, Phi Kappa Phi, Tau Beta Pi.


Jawad Mohammed Chamkha

Samira Mohammed (Ketiesh) Chamkha