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Mechanical engineer

Zahid Hussain Ayub, American mechanical engineer. Registered professional engineer, Michigan, Texas. Recipient Michigan New Product award Greater Michigan Foundation, 1989.


Ayub, Zahid Hussain was born on November 20, 1954 in Zahidan, Baluchistan, Iran. Came to the United States, 1982. Son of Mohammad and Feroza Ayub.


Bachelor of Science, Peshawar University, Pakistan, 1977. Diploma, Queen Mary College, London, 1979. Master of Science, London University, 1979.

Doctor of Philosophy, Iowa State University, 1986.


Design engineer, Techno-Is, Tehran, Iran, 1976-1977;product engineer, Atmosphere Manufacturing Company, Tehran, 1977;assistant engineer, Atomic Energy Commission, Islamabad, Pakistan, 1979-1980;consultant, Babcock-Wilcox, Ames, Iowa., 1983-1984;research assistant, Iowa State University, Ames, 1982-1986;manager heat transfer, E.L. Nickell Company Inc., Constantine, Michigan, 1986-1990;engineer manager, Ketema Inc., Grand Prairie, Texas, 1990-1991;president, Ayub & Association, Inc., Arlington, Texas, since 1991.


  • Registered professional engineer, Michigan, Texas.


  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member Lieutenant Governor's team on International Trade and Co-op, Des Moines, 1985. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (chairman technical since 1987), International Institute of Ammonia Refrigeration (research committee since 1987), American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, Air Conditioning Engineers, American Institute of Chemical Engineering, McGraw-Hill Publications Company Chemical Engineering Product Research Panel, Sigma XI.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: squash, hunting, horseback riding.


Married Shahnaz Kaniz Fatima, September 7, 1980. Children: Adnan, Nader, Shereen.

Mohammad Ayub

Feroza Ayub

Shahnaz Kaniz Fatima

Adnan Ayub

Nader Ayub

Shereen Ayub