Javed Alam, Ph.D.

Professor

Civil/Environmental/Chemical Engineering Department

Youngstown State University

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio 44555

Tel. 330-941-3029, Fax 330-941-1567

e-mail jalam1001@gmail.com

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Technology Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, 1978

Master of Engineering Asian Institute of Technology Bangkok Thailand; 1979

Doctor of Philosophy Case Western Reserve University Cleveland, OH, 1983

TEACHING

WORK

Assistant Professor, Civil/Env. Engineering Department, Youngstown State University, Sept.1982-June 1986

Associate Professor, Civil/Env. Engineering Deptt., Youngstown State University, Sept. 1986-June 1993

Professor,Civil/Env. Engineering Deptt., Youngstown State University, Sept. 1993-Present

NASA-ASEE Summer fellow at lewis Research Center, Cleveland, OH, Summer 1992, 1993

NASA-JOVE fellow at lewis Research Center, Cleveland, OH, Summer 1993, 1994

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

Using an Image Database System in Engineering Education, by J.Alam,J.D. Bakos, Jr., and James O'Leary, Engineering Education, May/June 1991, pp. 430-432.

Application of the Method of Lines in Elastic and Elastic-Plastic Fracture Mechanics, by J.Alam, accepted for publication in Olympia 91 commemorative volume for the First International Symposium on Method of Lines, Surface and Dimensional Reduction in Computational Mathematics and Mechanics held on November 12-16,1991, Athens, Greece,p27

Application of Image Databases in Engineering Education, by J. Alam, J.D. Bakos,Jr, and James O'Leary, The International Journal of Applied Engineering Education, Hamburg, Germany, vol. 8,no.1, 1992, pp. 76-80.

J.J., Alam, J., and H.T., "Using Java to Develop Interactive Learning Material for the World-Wide-Web, The International Journal of Engineering Education, Vol. 13,

Alam, J. and Rencis J.J., "Use of Internet in Information Content and Delivery for Promoting Active Cooperative Learning," ASEE Computers in Education, Journal, Vol. VIII, No. 1, January - March, 1998

Rencis, J.J., BS Kwok, P., BS,Flory ,E., and Alam, J., "Learning Modules For Fnite Element Method On The World-Wide Web,ASEE Computers in Education Journal, Vol. IX, No. 4, October-December, 1999

NASA Reports

On Functional Approximation Using Artificial Neural Nets in Structural Mechanics, by J.Alam and L.Berke, July, 1993

Application of Artificial Neural Networks in Non-Linear Analysis of Trusses, by J.Alam and L. Berke, November, 1991.

Material Data Representation of Hysteresis Loops for Hastelloy X Using Artificial Neural Networks, by J.Alam, L.Berke,P.L.N.Murthy, July 1994.

Conferences Publication

Computer Methods in Civil Engineering: A Software Approach to Problem Solving, by J.Alam, Proceedings of 1990 ASEE North Central Section Spring Conference. April 5-7, 1990, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio.

"Neural Network Paradigm and its Portential Applications in Structural Analysis" by J.Alam,Proceedings of IV-International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering, July 29-31, 1991, Tokyo, Japan.

Use of Artificial Neural Networks in Non-Linear Material Modeling, J.Alam, L.Berke, P.L.N.Murthy, Proceedings of The International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks in Engineering,November 10-12, 1991, St. Louis, Missouri. The proceedings were published by the American Society of Mechanical Engineering press.

Potential Use of World Wide Web in Civil Engineering Education, by J.Alam and M.Hasan, published inthe Proceedings of ASEE 1995 North Central Section Spring Conference, April 20-25, 1995, Columbus, Ohio.

Research Proposals

Developing an Interactive Videodisc System to Assist in Teaching Manufacturing Process, by H. Mehri and J. Alam The proposal was funded for an amount of $11,710., by The Edward J.DeBartolo Endowment Fund, June, 1989

Development of an Opticaldisc Production Laboratory for Industrial and Civil Engineering Departments, by H.Mehri,J.Alam and S.Husain. This proposal is funded by NSF for an amount of $11,255. Submission month October, 1990.

A proposal entitled,Application of Artificial Neural Nets in Structural Mechanics, was Funded for an amount of $5,000 to cover my travel and conference expenses. September 1990-1991.

Submitted a pre-proposal through YSU to obtain funding from NASA-JOVE programs, January 1994. The proposal was funded to $10,000 to provide summer support on NASA/JOVE fellow at NASA Lewis Research Center.

Submitted proposal entitled Application of Artificial Neural Networks and Computer Visualization Techniques in Computational Structural Mechanics, through YSU to obtain funding from NASA/JOVE program, September 1994. The proposal was funded and it provides a. 25% teaching release time for three years b.summer support ($10,000) for two summers c. equipment grant, student assistance, travel budget and expenses.

Microsoft Academic Cooperative Instruction Grant, Microsoft Corp., Redmond Washington,May 1995 valued at $19,450.

Microsoft Academic Cooperative Instruction Grant, Microsoft Corp., Redmond, Washington, May 1997 Valued at $11,974.

Miscellaneous

Served on the Instrumentation and Laboratory Improvement Review Panel of the National Science Foundation for evaluating the research proposals submitted for NSF funding,Washington, D.C., February, 10-14, 1993.

Served on the Digital Library Initiative Review Panel of the National Science Foundation for evaluating the research proposals submitted for NSF funding,Washington, D.C., April 2004.

Received Distinguished Professorship Award for Scholarship at Youngstown State University for the years 1988-89, 1993-94, 1997-98, 2005-2006

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