Meet our Mechanical Engineering Academics

Our academics are highly qualified and are based in Dubai to deliver our quality degree programmes and support our exceptional student body. 

Archibong ArchibongDr Archibong Eso Archibong BEng, MSc, PhD

Archibong is a Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering. Shortly before joining the University of Birmingham, Archibong was selected as one of the top 8 young Nigerian faculty in Computer Science and Engineering to participate in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Empowering-the-Teachers (MIT-ETT) Fellowship for 2019/2020.                                                                  
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Farrukh_cropDr Farrukh Hafeez BEng, MSc, PhD, CEng MIMechE

Farrukh Hafeez is the Programme Director for the Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering programme and also a lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He completed his PhD in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Manchester and received an MSc with distinction from UMIST.                                          
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Majid_cropDr Majid Malboubi PhD

Majid Malboubi is a lecturer in Mechanical Engineering. He applies the principles of mechanics and design micro-tolls to unravel the physics underlying cellular processes and to understand how cells interact with their surroundings. He completed his PhD at the University of Birmingham.
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Elias_cropDr Elias Tsoutsanis PhD, MEng, FHEA

Elias Tsoutsanis is a lecturer in Mechanical Engineering. He graduated with an honours MEng degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Liverpool, and a PhD from Cranfield. He specialises in gas turbine performance simulation, control, diagnostics and prognostics.
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