School of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering
Phone number: 01 700
Academic biography Dr Inam Ul Ahad is Assistant Professor in Advanced
Manufacturing in the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Dublin
City University. Dr Ahad is a Principal Investigator in the Advanced Processing
Technology Research Centre, Dublin City University.
Dr Ahad earned his M.Sc. degree in Biomedical Engineering
from Furtwangen University of Applied Sciences, Germany. Dr Ahad completed
Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctoral Programme and received his PhD degree in
Electronics jointly from Dublin City University, Ireland and Military
University of Technology, Poland. Dr Ahad has worked in world leading companies
in biomedical engineering, Gambro, Siemens and Philips Medical Systems.
Dr Ahad main area of research is focused around development
of sensors for industrial applications, new materials and in-situ process
monitoring techniques for additive manufacturing, enhancement of corrosion
resistance using laser based techniques, technology transfer and prototype
development. Dr Ahad has participated in seven European Consortia including
(EXTATIC, Laserlab Europe, COST Action MP1203, COST Action MP 1401, CEZAMAT,
and ACTTiVAte) related to multidisciplinary fields. These projects are related
to applications of EUV and Soft x-ray (SXR) in science and technology and
assessment of technologies to identify new cross border value chains across
four industry sectors (healthcare, agro-food, ICT and aerospace). Dr Ahad is
leading two Erasmus+ ICM programmes in DCU.