Dr Adel Abdel-Wahab is an assistant professor in Mechanical Engineering within the Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering.
Dr Abdel-Wahab was awarded a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Loughborough University, UK, in 2011. His research interests span a broad range of areas in mechanical engineering and focus largely on experimental studies and numerical simulations of the deformation and fracture behaviours of advanced materials under various loading regimes and at different length scales. He is also interested in developing and validating 3D dynamic models of musculoskeletal system of the human body.
Dr Abdel-Wahab has contributed to several research projects and KTPs funded by EU, UK research councils and industry. He published over 30 peer-reviewed journal and conference papers and book chapters.
Dr Abdel-Wahab is a member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and a registered Chartered Engineer in the UK. He is also a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy in the UK.