Staff Details

Mohamed Bin Abd. Rahman

Mohamed Bin Abd. Rahman
Designation: Associate Professor
KULLIYYAH OF ENGINEERING
IIUM Gombak Campus
Extension: 4583
Email address: mrahman@iium.edu.my

Academic Qualification

  • Mechanical - Bachelor Degree , University of Bristol
  • Manufacturing System Engineering - Masters Degree , University of Warwick

Area of Specialisation

  • Engineering Tech ~ Applied Sciences And Technologies ~ Engineering Materials ~ Composite Materials - Natural fiber-reinforced composites, quality management
  • Engineering Tech ~ Engineering And Technology ~ Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering ~ Packaging Technology and Materials
  • Economics, Business And Management ~ Economics, Business And Management ~ Management ~ Quality Management (Including Total Quality Management (TQM))

Professional Membership

  • 2015 Society of Industrial Engineering & Operations Management
  • 2011 Nominated Member (Replacement), National Measurement Standards Laboratory
  • 2011 Universiti Putra Malaysia
  • 2011 Universiti Putra Malaysia

Teaching Responsibilities

AEROSPACE ENGINEERING LAB IV 2012/2013
AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING LAB 1 2009/2010
AUTOMOTIVE SKILLS 1 2006/2007
ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT II 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014
INTRODUCTION TO AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING 2003/2004
MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING LAB II 2017/2018
MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING LAB II 2017/2018 2016/2017
MANUFACTURING PROCESSES 2010/2011
MANUFACTURING PROCESSES 2010/2011
MANUFACTURING PROCESSES 2010/2011
MANUFACTURING PROCESSES I 2012/2013
MANUFACTURING STRATEGY 2014/2015
MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS 2002/2003
QUALITY 2001/2002
QUALITY CONTROL 2017/2018
QUALITY CONTROL 2007/2008 2006/2007 2005/2006 2004/2005 2003/2004 2002/2003 2001/2002
QUALITY CONTROL 2011/2012
QUALITY CONTROL 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012 2010/2011 2007/2008
SEMINAR 2006/2007 2005/2006 2004/2005
SEMINAR 2005/2006
SEMINAR 2006/2007 2005/2006 2004/2005
SEMINAR 2005/2006 2004/2005
THERMAL SCIENCE (LAB) 2003/2004
THERMODYNAMICS (LAB) 2003/2004
WORKSHOP TECHNOLOGY 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016
WORKSHOP TECHNOLOGY 2005/2006 2004/2005 2003/2004 2002/2003
WORKSHOP TECHNOLOGY 2011/2012 2010/2011 2006/2007 2005/2006
WORKSHOP TECHNOLOGY 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2012/2013 2011/2012 2010/2011

Research Projects

Completed

2012 - 2016
Modelling of Vibration and System Parameters for Stability in Micro End Milling: A Noble Approach
2011 - 2013
Influence of The Cutting Tool Properties on Intensity of Tool Wear and Optimum Cutting Speed Using Dry Machining
2011 - 2013
Electro-Discharge Machining of Nonconductive Ceramic Materials
2011 - 2014
RU 2011: Characterization of Recast Layer Formed on Ceramic Materials Due to Electro Discharge Machining
2010 - 2015
Implementation of Lean Manufacturing in the Malaysian Automotive Industry
2010 - 2012
Value Stream Mapping (VSM) of Production Line for a High Valume Manufacturing Industry

In Progress

2016 - Present
Improving Machining Performance during Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) of Stainless Steel with Powder added Dielectric Fluid
2015 - Present
Precision Control of KERF in Micro Wire Electro Discharge Machining with Dry Dielectric Fluid
2014 - Present
Noble Approach to Control Vibration using Minimum Quantity Lubrication (MQL) in Micro Milling

Publications

Article

2015
Formulation of an IP-based model for reactive flow-shop scheduling problem subject to arrival of new orders. Advanced Materials Research , 1115 pp.616-621.
2015
Material removal rate of zirconia in electro discharge micromachining. Advanced Materials Research , 1115 pp.20-23.
2015
Adoption and adaptation of Japanese manufacturing management in an automotive company of Malaysia. Advanced Materials Research , 1115 pp.589-595.
2015
Investigation of surface roughness and material removal rate for high speed micro end milling on PMMA. Advanced Materials Research , 1115 pp.12-15.
2015
Painting process improvement through six sigma approach in a Malaysian vehicle assembly company. Advanced Materials Research , 1115 pp.596-600.
2014
Mechanical and thermal properties of josapine pineapple leaf fiber (PALF) and PALF-reinforced vinyl ester composites. Fibers and Polymers , 15 (5). pp.1035-1041.
2014
Micro-electro discharge machining of nonconductive zirconia ceramic: investigation of MRR and recast layer hardness . The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology , 75 (1-4). pp.257-267.
2014
Investigation of recast layer of non-conductive ceramic due to micro-EDM. Advanced Materials Research , 845 pp.857-861.
2013
Tool vibration due to high speed micro end milling parameters. Applied Mechanics and Materials , 372 pp.364-368.
2013
Investigation of burr in high speed microdrilling . Applied Mechanics and Materials , 278 pp.389-392.
2013
Empirical modelling of vibration in micro end milling of PMMA. World Applied Sciences Journal , 21 (1). pp.73-78.
2012
Investigation of vibration and surface roughness in micro milling of PMMA. Applied Mechanics and Materials , 217/19 pp.2187-2193.
2012
The implementation of lean manufacturing in Malaysian automotive industry. Advanced Materials Research , 576 (2012). pp.731-734.
2011
Effects of process parameters on selected properties of liquid compression-molded vinyl ester sheets. Pertanika Journal of Science and Technology , 19 (1). pp.137-142.
2010
Selected properties of hand-laid and compression molded pineapple leaf fiber (PALF)-reinforced vinyl ester composites. International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME) , 5 (1). pp.68-73.
2010
Effects of simple abrasive combing and pretreatments on properties of pineapple leaf fibers (PALF) and PALF-Vinyl ester composite adhesion. Journal of Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering , 49 (10). pp.972-978.
2009
Characterization of pineapple leaf fibers from selected Malaysian cultivars. Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment , 7 (1). pp.235-240.

Book Section

2011
Pultrusion of Pineapple Leaf Fibre (PALF)-reinforced vinyl ester composites: water absorption property . In: Design for manufacture: towards improved manufacturability . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.162-168. ISBN 9789674181598.
2011
Pineapple leaf fibers and PALF-reinforced polymer composites. In: Cellulose fibers: bio- and nano-polymer composites: green chemistry and technology . Springer-Verlag , Berlin , pp.325-343. ISBN 9783642173691.

Conference or Workshop Item

2017
Effects on vibration and surface roughness in high speed micro end-milling of Inconel 718 with minimum quantity lubrication. In: 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering 2016 (ICMAAE’16) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2017
Dimensional accuracy of micro-electro discharge milling. In: 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering 2016 (ICMAAE’16) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2017
Implementing lean manufacturing in Malaysian small and medium startup pharmaceutical company. In: 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering 2016 (ICMAAE’16) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2017
Process capability of high speed micro end-milling of Inconel 718 with minimum quantity lubrication. In: 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering 2016 (ICMAAE’16) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2017
Micro wire electro discharge grinding: optimization of material removal rate and surface roughness. In: 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering, ICMAAE 2016 , Kulliyyah of Engineering, IIUM, Kuala Lumpur
2016
High aspect ratio micro-EDM drilling with nano surface finish. In: The Regional Conference on Science, Technology and Social Sciences 2014 (RCSTSS 2014) , Cameron Highland, Pahang
2014
Six sigma approach to improve the painting process: a case study of a Malaysian vehicle assembly company. In: International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing and Materials Engineering 2014 (ICAMME 2014) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2014
Mitigation of WIP-related problems at an IC production line through a suitable inspection sampling plan. In: International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management , Bali, Indonesia
2014
Adoption and adaptation of Japanese manufacturing management: a case study of an automotive company in Malaysia. In: International Conference on Advances in Manufacturing and Materials Engineering 2014 (ICAMME 2014) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia