COE - Staff Directory

Professor Sam Wamuziri
Professor of Civil Engineering &
Dean, College of Engineering
Contact Details:
Email: s.wamuziri@asu.edu.om
Telephone: +968 2556 0700 Ext 226
Direct Line Telephone: +968 2556 0711 – Mobile: +968 9179 7014
Academic and Professional Qualifications.
  • 1985 BSc(Eng) First Class with Honours, Civil Engineering, Makerere University, Uganda.
  • 1988 MSc Structural Engineering, University of Manchester, UMIST, UK.
  • 1992 PhD Civil Engineering, University of Manchester, UMIST, UK.
  • 1992 MASCE, Member, The American Society of Civil Engineers, USA.
  • 1999 CEng, Chartered Engineer, The Engineering Council, UK.
  • 1999 MICE, Member, The Institution of Civil Engineers, UK.
  • 1999 MBA with Distinction, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • 2002 Fellow, Royal Society of the Arts, Manufactures and Commerce, UK.

Research Interests

  • Construction in the MENA Countries
  • Health and Safety in Construction
  • Project Finance including Islamic Finance.
  • Project Risk Management
  • Project Procurement
  • Housing and Informal settlements

Adnan Kabbani, Ph.D
Acting Dean, College of Engineering
Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering
Contact Details:
Email: Kabbani_a@asu.edu.om
Telephone: + 968 25560710 ext. 334
Academic and Professional Qualifications.
  • 1988 BSc(Eng), Electrical Engineering, Damascus University, Damascus, Syria.
  • 1999 MSc Computer Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
  • 2004 PhD Computer Engineering, Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston, Canada.
  • 1989 Syrian Engineers Syndicate
  • 1998 IEEE, Member, USA.
  • 2007 PEO, Member, Ontario, Canada

Research Interests

  • Design of Digital VLSI CMOS Circuits
  • Design of Low Power CMOS Circuits
  • Noise in Digital CMOS Circuits
  • Design for Reusability
  • Biomedical Instrumentation

Nasrin Mubarak AL Hajri
Dean’s Coordinator
Contact Details:
Email: Nasrin.alhajri@asu.edu.om
Telephone: +968 25560701 Ext: 202
Mobile: WhatsApp:: 00447741830054
Academic and Professional Qualifications.
  • 2012 BEng Bachelor in Electronic and Communication Engineering

Kyung Ho Park , PhD
Assistant Professor in Geotechnical Engineering
Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Contact Details:
Email: kpark@asu.edu.om
Telephone: +968 2556 0711 Ext: 381
Academic and Professional Qualifications.
Education
  • 1990 BSc, Korea University, Korea
  • 1992 MSc, Korea University, Korea
  • 2001 PhD, SUNY-Buffalo, USA
Research Interests
  • Geotechnical Engineering
  • Geomechanics
  • Tunnel
  • Dam
  • Computational Mechanics
  • Computational Geomechanics
  • Numerical Methods
  • Boundary Element Methods


Wajdi Aboalriha, Ph.D
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Assistant Professor in Structural Engineering
Contact Details:
Email: wajdi@asu.edu.om
Telephone:+968 25560710 extension 366
Direct Line Telephone: +968 2556 0711 – Mobile: +968 9179 7014
Academic and Professional Qualifications.
  • 2015 PhD degree has been awarded in Civil &Environmental Engineering.Thesis subject: Prediction of cracking in steel joint subjected tohigh cyclic strains. University of Strathclyde -UK
  • 1999 MSc Structural Engineering and Foundation. University of Westminster, London- UK
  • 1997 BEng (Hons) in Civil Engineering. University of Westminster, London- UK
  • 1997 Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE).
  • 1999 Member of the Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics (SECED).

TEACHING INTERESTS

  • Structural Engineering principles
  • Theory of structures
  • Strength of Materials
  • Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures
  • Design of Steel Structures
  • Structural detailing and estimation

Mahfouz Saeed
Assistant Professor in Environmental Engineering
Contact Details:
Email:Mahfouz.Saeed@asu.edu.om
Telephone:+968 2556 0711
Academic and Professional Qualifications.
  • 1997 BSc, Chemical Engineering, Sirte University Libya
  • 1998 Teaching Assistant, Chemical Engineering, Sirte University Libya
  • 2006 Master of Chemical Engineering, Cracow University Poland
  • 2006 Lecturer, School of Engineering, Sirte University Libya
  • 2014 PhD, Chemical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University USA.

Research Interests

  • Thin film solar cell
  • Electrochemistry
  • Environmental engineering.
  • Separation Processes

Mahmoud A. M. Albreem
Assistant Professor of Communication Engineering
Contact Details:
Email:mahmoud.albreem@asu.edu.om
Telephone: +968 255 607 00 extension 257
Academic and Professional Qualifications.
  • 2008 BSc(Eng), Electrical Engineering, Islamic University of Gaza (IUG), Palestine.
  • 2009 – 2010 Researcher , University Science Malaysia (USM).
  • 2010 MSc Electronic Systems Design Engineering, University Science Malaysia (USM).
  • 2010 – 2011 Research Assistant, University Science Malaysia (USM).
  • 2011 – 2013 Research Fellow, University Science Malaysia (USM).
  • 2013 PhD Wireless and Mobile Systems, University Science, Malaysia (USM).
  • Jan. 2014 – Feb. 2016 Assistant Professor, University Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP).
  • 2015 IET member (MIET).
  • 2016 IEEE Senior member (SM’IEEE).
  • 2016 Inclusion in 33rd Edition, Marquis Who’s Who in the World.

Research Interests

  • 5th Generation Wireless Communication
  • Wireless Power Transfer
  • Encoding and Decoding
  • Sphere Detection
  • Signal Processing for Communication Systems

Tariq Umar
Lecturer in Civil Engineering
Contact Details:
Email: t.umar@asu.edu.om
Telephone:+968 2556 0711 Ext: 283 – Mobile: +968 9638 1864
Academic and Professional Qualifications.
  • 2009 MSc Civil Engineering, University of East London, UK.
  • 2010 Graduate Member, Institution of Civil Engineers, UK.

Research Interests

  • Civil Engineering Materials
  • Engineering Geology
  • Self-compacting concrete
  • Construction Health & Safety Management

Mohamed Shaik Honnurvali
Lecturer in Electronics and Communication Engineering
Contact Details:
Email:m.shaik@asu.edu.om
Telephone:+968 2556 0711 extension 335 – Mobile: +968 96538415
Academic and Professional Qualifications.
  • 2004 BE – Electronics and Communication ENGINEERING, JAWAHARLAL NEHRU TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERISTY, INDIA.
  • 2011 M-TECH- TELECOMMUNICATION AND NETWORK ENGINEERING, SRM UNIVERISTY, INDIA.
  • 2011 IEEE MEMBER, INDIA
  • 2010 MEMBER in RADMIC SOCEITY
  • 2012 MICROSOFT CERTIFIED SOLUTIONS EXPERT
  • 2013 CISCO CERTIFIED NETWORK ASSOCIATE.
Research Interests
  • WPAN (at 60 GHz frequency)
  • Indoor and outdoor propagation Models for WPAN
  • Antenna Design and simulation
  • Channel modelling

Roy S. Luneta
Autocad Lab technician
Contact Details:
Email:roysluneta@asu.edu.om
Telephone: +968 2556 0711 extension 335 – Mobile: +968 95489526
Academic and Professional Qualifications.
  • 1997: BS Industrial Teacher Education-Major in Architectural Drafting, Batangas State University, Philippines

Research Interests

  • AutoCAD revit
  • AutoCAD MAYA