Staff Details

A. N. Mustafizul Karim

A. N. Mustafizul Karim
Designation: Professor
KULLIYYAH OF ENGINEERING
IIUM Gombak Campus
Extension: 4470
Email address: mustafizul@iium.edu.my

Academic Qualification

  • Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering - Bachelor Degree , Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Dhaka
  • Master in Industrial & Production Engineering - Masters Degree , Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, Dhaka
  • Ph.D in Manufacturing - Doctor of Philosophy , Dublin City University, Ireland

Area of Specialisation

  • Engineering Tech ~ Engineering And Technology ~ Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering ~ Production Process - Optimization, Production Scheduling, Engineering Economics
  • Engineering Tech ~ Applied Sciences And Technologies ~ Engineering Materials ~ Other Engineering Materials n.e.c. - Zinc Oxide Arrester block, Ceramic processing and Optimization
  • Engineering Tech ~ Applied Sciences And Technologies ~ Engineering Materials ~ Other Engineering Materials n.e.c. - Value Stream Mapping and Line balancing, Lean System and JIT Implementation

Teaching Responsibilities

COMPUTER AIDED DRAFTING 2010/2011 2009/2010 2008/2009 2007/2008 2006/2007 2005/2006
EGRONOMICS AND WORKSTATION DESIGN 2008/2009 2007/2008
ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT 2012/2013 2011/2012 2010/2011 2009/2010 2008/2009 2007/2008 2006/2007
ENGINEERING MANAGEMENT II 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013
ENGINEERING PROJECT MANAGEMENT 2006/2007 2005/2006 2004/2005
ERGONOMICS 2008/2009 2007/2008 2004/2005 2003/2004
ERGONOMICS 2008/2009 2004/2005 2003/2004
ERGONOMICS 2008/2009
MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING LAB III 2013/2014 2011/2012 2010/2011
MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING LAB II 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012
MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING LAB IV 2013/2014
METROLOGY & MEASUREMENT SYSTEMS 2004/2005 2003/2004
METROLOGY & MEASUREMENT SYSTEMS (LAB) 2004/2005
PROBABILITY & STATISTICS 2005/2006
PRODUCT DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT 2015/2016
PRODUCTION PLANNING & CONTROL 2009/2010 2008/2009 2007/2008 2006/2007 2005/2006 2004/2005 2003/2004
PRODUCTION PLANNING & CONTROL 2013/2014 2012/2013 2010/2011 2008/2009 2007/2008 2006/2007 2005/2006 2004/2005 2003/2004
PRODUCTION PLANNING & CONTROL (PPC) 2013/2014 2012/2013 2010/2011 2008/2009 2007/2008 2006/2007 2005/2006 2004/2005 2003/2004
PRODUCTION PLANNING AND CONTROL 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012 2010/2011 2009/2010 2008/2009 2007/2008
PRODUCTION SYSTEM ANALYSIS 2016/2017
PROJECT I 2006/2007
PROJECT I 2006/2007
PROJECT II 2007/2008 2006/2007
PROJECT II 2007/2008 2006/2007
QUANTITATIVE TECHNIQUES 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2009/2010
STATICS 2002/2003
STATICS (LAB) 2002/2003
WORKSHOP TECHNOLOGY 2005/2006 2004/2005 2003/2004
WORKSHOP TECHNOLOGY 2006/2007 2005/2006

Research Projects

Completed

2011 - 2015
Scheduling and Reactive Rescheduling for Multi-Stage Multi-Product Batch Processing Industries
2011 - 2014
Optimum Production Schedule of Flexible Manufacturing System by Using Simulation Based Genetic Algorithm
2010 - 2011
Study of TiC Cutting Tool Produced by Microwave Synthesis
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
2008 - 2011
Development of a Pilot-scale Web-based Inventory Management System for Lab Equipment and Consumable
2006 - 2009
Enhancement Of Machinability Of Hardened Steels In End Milling Using Advanced Cutting Methods And Tools

In Progress

2014 - Present
Design and Development of a Green Supply Chain Model for Deployment in Industrial Environment to Mitigate Carbon Foot-Print
2014 - Present
Development of Silicon Nitride based Inserts using Hot Isostatic Pressing and Hybrid Microwave Sintering for High Speed Machining of Inconel 718
2013 - Present
ESTABLISHMENT OF THE IIUM CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR ELECTRIC MOBILITY(ICEM)

Publications

Article

2017
Adoption of JMM practices – A key to performance improvement of a local automotive industry. IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering , 184
2017
Throughput enhancement of car exhaust fabrication line by applying MOST. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering , 184 pp.1-14.
2016
A comparative evaluation of the prevailing models for measuring sustainable performance. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences , 11 (1). pp.292-296.
2016
Assembly line productivity improvement as re-engineered by MOST. International Journal of Productivity and Performance Management , 65 (7). pp.977-994.
2015
Understanding contemporary models for organizational sustainability: critical review. International Journal of Services and Operations Management
2015
Managing risk in production scheduling under uncertain disruption. Arti?cial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing pp.1 -11.
2015
Design of a heuristic for balancing a multi-stage production flow line. Advanced Materials Research , 1115 pp.610-615.
2015
Integration of lean manufacturing and quality management system through structural equation modeling . international journal of productivity and quality management
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
Ranking of manufacturing attributes affecting bread quality: application of analytic hierarchy process. Advanced Materials Research , 1115 pp.601-605.
2014
Enhanced performance of zinc oxide arrester by simple modification in processing and design. Journal of Material Science & Engineering , 3 (1). pp.1-6.
2014
Forecasting demand: development of a fuzzy growth adjusted holt-winters approach. Advanced Materials Research , 529 pp.402-407.
2014
Assessment of machining cost for end-milling of Ti-6Al-4V titanium alloy through RSM-based parametric model. Advanced Materials Research , 529 pp.83-89.
2013
Wall thinning and creep damage analysis in boiler tube and optimization of operating conditions. Journal of Mechatronics , 1 pp.1-6.
2012
The study on production performances of part transporter in flexible manufacturing system by using simulation method. Advanced Materials Research , 576 pp.714-717.
2012
Securing superior properties of composite (PP+WF) through central composite design. Advanced Materials Research , 535 pp.186-189.
2012
Investigation on wall thinning and creep damage in boiler tube due to scale formation. Advanced Materials Research , 538 pp.1781-1784.
2012
Applying value stream mapping for productivity improvement of a metal stamping industry. Advanced Materials Research , 576 pp.727-730.
2012
Analysis of end crack in boiler tube. Advanced Materials Research , 576 pp.749-752.
2012
Surface integrity in hot machining of AISI D2 hardened steel. Advanced Materials Research , 500 pp.44-50.
2012
Economic scenario of cellulase enzyme production using Palm Oil Mill Effluent (POME). Advanced Materials Research , 576 pp.723-726.
2012
The study on production performances of part transporter in flexible manufacturing system by using simulation method. Advanced Materials Research , 576 pp.714-717.
2012
Dimensions of job satisfaction of library professionals: a qualitative exploration. International Journal of Business snd Social Research (IJBSR) , 2 (5). pp.42-62.
2011
Study of TiC cutting tool insert using microwave synthesis. Applied Mechanics and Materials , 52-54 pp.2116-2121.
2011
Multi-criteria optimization in end milling of AISI D2 hardened steel using coated carbide inserts. Advanced Materials Research , 264-65 pp.907-912.
2011
Performance evaluation of PCBN in end milling of AISI D2 hardened steel under room and preheated machining conditions. Advanced Materials Research , 264-65 pp.901-906.
2010
Performance and failure during energy testing of zinc oxide varistor processed from different powder size fraction and passivation thickness . International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME) , 5 (2). pp.175-181.
2010
Comparative study of conventional and micro WEDM based on machining of meso/micro sized spur gear. International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing , 11 (5). pp.779-784.
2010
Preheating in end milling of AISI D2 hardened steel with coated carbide inserts. Advanced Materials Research , 83-86 pp.56-66.
2009
Improved tool life in end milling Ti-6A1-4V through workpiece preheating. European Journal of Scientific Research , 27 (3). pp.384-391.
2009
Improved tool life in end milling ti-6al-4v through workpiece preheating. European Journal of Scientific Research , 27 (3). pp.384-391.
2009
Hot machining of hardened steels with coated carbide inserts. American Journal of Engineering and Applied Sceices , 2 (2). pp.421-427.
2008
Prediction of tool life in end milling of hardened steel AISI D2. European Journal of Scientific Research , 21 (4). pp.592-602.
2008
Tool life assessment in end milling titanium alloy (Ti-6Al-4V) using PCD inserts. International Journal of Science Engineering and Technology , 1 (1). pp.15-21.
2008
Characterization and performance evaluation of zinc oxide varistor blocks processed by latex binders. Journal of American Ceramic Society , 91 (10). pp.3216-3221.
2008
Tool life assessment in End Milling Titanium Alloy (Ti-6AI-4V) using PCD inserts. International Journal of Science Engineering and Technology , 1 (1). pp.15-21.
1998
Selection of cemented carbide turning tools using EMF and optimization criteria. Journal of Materials Processing Technology , 77 pp.59-63.
1998
Holding time in the pressing cycle and its influence on the performance characteristics of zinc oxide varistor discs. Journal of Materials Processing Technology , 77 pp.54-58.
1997
Processing of zinc oxide varistors : sources of defects and possible measures for their elimination. Studies in Applied Mechanics , 45 (C). pp.143-153.
1995
An optimum batch size for a production system operating under a continuous supply/demand. International Journal of Industrial Engineering , 2 (3). pp.189-198.
1993
Cost-effective analysis on the suitability of photovoltaic pumping systems in Bangladesh. Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells , 30 (2). pp.177-188.
1993
Two cases of integrated inventory system. Journal of the Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh , 21 (4). pp.45-52.

Book

2011
Machining cost in conventional and hot machining: comparison and modelling. LAP Lambert Academic Publishing , USA, UK . ISBN 978-3-8443-1703-9-5.
2011
Heat assisted machining of hardened steel AISI D2. IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur . ISBN 9789670225791.
2008
Theoretical and experimental investigation in prediction of tool life in preheated machining of AISI 02 hardened steel. IIT Madras , Chennai, India

Book Section

2014
Technical and economic feasibility of sensor technology for health/environmental condition monitoring. In: Comprehensive Materials Processing . Elsevier , Amsterdam , pp.499-514. ISBN 9780080965321.
2011
Modeling in preheated machining of AISI D2 hardened steel. In: Advanced Machining Towards Improved Machinability of Difficult-to-Cut Materials . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , pp.43-48. ISBN 9789674181758.
2011
Value stream mapping: an important footstep for value analysis and value engineering . In: Design for manufacture : Towards improved manufacturability . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.223-230. ISBN 9789674181598.
2011
Development of mathematical cost model for room temperature end-milling of AISI D2 tool steel. In: Proc. of the 2nd International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM2011) . IEOM Research Solutions Pty Ltd , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , pp.331-337. ISBN 9780980825107.
2011
Modelling of tool life by response surface methodology in hard milling of AISI D2 tool steel. In: Advanced Machining Towards Improved Machinability of Difficult-to-Cut Materials . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , pp.175-179. ISBN 9789674181758.
2011
Tool wear and surface roughness aspects in heat assisted end milling of AISI D2 hardened steel. In: Advanced Machining Towards Improved Machinability of Difficult-to-Cut Materials . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , pp.35-42. ISBN 9789674181758.
2011
Development of mathematical cost model for preheated end-milling of AISI D2 tool steel. In: Proc. of the 2nd International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM2011) . IEOM Research Solutions Pty Ltd , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia , pp.576-582. ISBN 978-0-9808251-0-7.
2003
Optimization of product mix in a typical yarn manufacturing industry. In: Proc. of the 5th Int. Con. on Mechanical Engineering, Paper ID AM -07, 26-28 Dec., 2003 at BUET, Dhaka, Bangladesh . Department of Mechanical Engineering, BUET, Dhaka , pp.1-5.

Conference or Workshop Item

2017
Adoption of JMM practices – A key to performance improvement of a local automotive industry. In: 3rd International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering 2016 (ICMAAE’16) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2015
An integer programming approach for balancing and scheduling in extended manufacturing environment. In: 10th Iberian Conference on Information Systems and Technologies, CISTI 2015; , Aveiro; Portugal
2015
Scheduling and batching in multi-site flexible flow shop environments. In: 2015 10th Iberian Conference on Information Systems and Technologies (CISTI) , Aveiro, Portugal
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
Formulation of integer programming model for balancing and scheduling of production line having shared resources . In: International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management , Bali, Indonesia
2013
Role of surface to volume ratio of zinc oxide arrester blocks on the energy absorption capability. In: 4th International Conference on Energy and Environment (ICEE) 2013 , College of Information Technology, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Putrajaya Campus
2013
Role of surface to volume ratio of zinc oxide arrester on energy absorption capability. In: International Conference on Energy and Environment (ICEE2013) , Putra Jaya, Malaysia
2011
Cost Model for end-milling of AISI D2 tool steel. In: 2011 National Postgraduate Conference (NPC) , Kuala Lumpur
2011
Enhancing mechanical and structural properties of TiC inserts using microwave energy. In: 2nd International Conference on Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering 2011 (ICME2011) , Putrajaya, Kuala Lumpur
2009
Surface roughness and surface integrity of end milled titanium alloy TI-6AL-4V at room temperature and preheated machining. In: International Conference on Advances in Materials & Processing Technology (AMPT 2009) , Kuala Lumpur
2009
Development of a pilot-scale web-based inventory management system foe lab equipment and consumables. In: International Conference on Advances in Materials & Processing Technology (AMPT 2009) , Kuala Lumpur
2009
Surface roughness models for end milling titanium alloy TI-6AL-4V under room temperature and preheated machining. In: International Conference on Advances in Materials & Processing Technology (AMPT 2009) , Kuala Lumpur
2008
Hot machining in end milling of hardened steel AISI D2. In: International Conference on Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies (AMPT 2008)
2008
Modelling and optimization of tool life in end milling of AISI 02 hardened steel. In: 6th CIRP International Conference on Intelligent Computation in Manufacturing Engineering (CIRP ICME ’08) , Naples, Italy
2008
Preheated machining in end milling of hardened steel AISI D2. In: 9th Global Congress on Manufacturing and Management (GCMM2008) , Gold Coast, Australia
2008
Tool Life Prediction by Response Surface Methodology for End Milling Titanium Alloy Ti-6Al-4V Using PCD Inserts. In: International Joint Conference in Engineering (IJSE 2008) , Jakarta, Indonesia
2007
Development of surface roughness prediction model using response surface methodology in high speed end milling of AISI H13 tool steel. In: International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management , Singapore
2007
Development of tool life prediction model for PCBN inserts during the high speed end milling of AISI H13 hardened tool steel. In: International Conference on Mechanical Engineering (ICME07) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2007
Prediction of surface roughness in hard milling of AISI D2 tool steel. In: 4th International Conference on Leading Edge Manufacturing in the 21st Century (LEM 21) , Fukuoka, Japan.
2007
Development of tool life prediction model of TIALN coated tools during the high speed hard milling of AISI H13 steel. In: The 18th International DAAM Symposium on Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation , Zadar, Croatia
2007
Development of surface roughness prediction model using response surface methodology in high speed end milling of AISI HI3 tool steel. In: 2007 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management , Singapore
2007
Tool life prediction by response surface methodology for end milling titanium alloy ti–6al–4v using uncoated carbide inserts. In: International Conference on Mechanical Engineering (ICME07) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2007
Application of response surface methodology coupled with genetic algorithm in the optimization of cutting conditions for surface roughness in end-milling of Inconel 718 using coated WC-co inserts. In: 4th International Conference on Leading Edge Manufacturing in the 21st Century (LEM 21), , Fukuoka, Japan.
2007
Modeling for surface roughness in end-milling of titanium alloy Ti-6AI-4V using uncoated WC-Co and PCD Inserts. In: 4th International Conference on Leading Edge Manufacturing in the 21st Century (LEM 21) , Fukuoka, Japan.
2007
Modelling of tool life by response surface methodology in hard milling of Aisi D2 tool steel. In: The 18th International DAAM Symposium on Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation, , Zadar, Croatia
2006
Performance evaluation of zinc oxide varistor produced from powder under different spray drying conditions. In: 1st International Conference and 7th AUN/SEED - Field wise Seminar on Manufacturing Material Processing (ICMM2006) , Kuala Lumpur
2005
Electrical performance of zinc oxide varistor using powders processed by different latex binders. In: The 9th Japan Int. SAMPE symposium , Tokyo Big Sight, Tokyo, Japan
2005
Performance of zinc oxide varistor discs sintered by alternative orientations. In: ATCi2005, Conference on Advanced Materials , Putrajaya, Malaysia
2003
Scenario of power distribution network in the City of Dhaka in the context of reliability . In: 3rd International Conference of Mechanical Engineers & 8th Annual Paper Meet on E-Manufacturing , Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh
2002
Maximization of production in knit dyeing industries. In: International Conference on Manufacturing (ICM 2002) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2002
Enhancement of quality small and cottage industries in Bangladesh: Review, analysis and strategies. In: International Conference on Manufacturing (ICM 2002) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2002
Possible cost reduction by applying MRP in a transformer manufacturing company of Bangladesh. In: International Conference on Manufacturing (ICM 2002) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2000
Influence of cutting tool angles on the formation of built-up-edge. In: International Conference on Manufacturing (ICM 2000) , Dhaka
1999
Economic performance of bio-gas plant in the context of Bangladesh. In: 2nd International Seminar on Renewable Energy for Poverty Alleviation (ISREPA-99) , Dhaka
1996
Long and short duration pulse performance of zinc oxide varistor compacted with modified pressing cycle. In: International Congress on Advances in Powder Metallugy and Particulate Material , Washingto D. C.
1996
Performance characteristics of zinc oxide varistor processed under different pressing conditions . In: International Congress on Advances Advances in Powder Metallurgy and Particulate Materials , Washington D. C.
1995
Effect of compaction parameters on the physical properties of zinc oxide varistor discs. In: International Conference on Mechanics of Solids and Materials Engineering , Singapore