Department of Mechanical Engineering


v  Jointly with the International Association for Sharing Knowledge and Sustainability (IASKS), the Department of Mechanical Engineering organized the International Conference on Energy, Water and Environment (ICEWE2010), Amman, Jordan, December 12-15, 2010.

v  The Department of Mechanical Engineering through several faculty members participated in organizing The Seventh Jordanian International Mechanical Engineering Conference (JIMEC7), Amman, Jordan, September 27-29, 2010.

ME Faculty Members Activities
· A workshop was held on February 17, 2011 at the Hashemite University Campus to discuss and concur on the various tasks related to the research grant received by Prof. Mousa Mohsen in cooperation with European partners through FP7 program. The research is mainly concerned with renewable energies and desalination. Researchers from other Jordanian universities were invited.  The workshop activities continued for the following two next days at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Amman.
· Prof. Mousa Mohsen is selected as a member of the International Scientific Advisory Board for Dubrovnik Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 2011.
· Prof. Mousa Mohsen is invited to deliver a presentation about water situation in Jordan in the Sharing Knowledge across the Mediterranean Conference (6), Malta, 4-8 May, 2011.
· A training course in the HVAC basics was held at the LG Academy facility located in Abdoun – Amman, Jordan. The training was held on Saturdays: Feb 26, March 5, and March 12. The training course features HVAC fundamentals and principles with extensive details about actual AC systems used in the market, technical specifications, sequence of operations and other electrical and electronic features.
· Dr Amer Ababneh and Dr Salem Nejmeh are currently in the Advisory and Supervision Committee for the development of the subject material for high-school students in the tenth, eleventh and twelfth grades of the industrial branch.
· Dr. Hiatham Tlilan and Dr. Ali Jawarneh will be participating in the International Conference on Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing Engineering which will be held in Venice, Italy during the period April 27 – 29, 2011.

Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (JJMIE):

JJMIE is a high-quality scientific journal devoted to fields of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering. It is published by the Hashemite University in corporation with the Jordanian Scientific Research Support Fund.

The Editorial Board is very committed to build the Journal as one of the leading international journals in mechanical and industrial engineering. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is supporting JJMIE; Prof. Mousa Mohsen is the Editor-in Chief and Prof. Bilal A. Akash is on the Editorial Board of JJMIE, the Journal is building its international reputation, the Journal is in the process to become an Elsevier publication.