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 - 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 - 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
Present
DEVELOPMENT OF NEW DIAMOND LAYARED WHEELS FOR ULTRA PRECISION GRINDING

Publications

Article

2016
A comparative evaluation of the prevailing models for measuring sustainable performance. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences , 11 (1). pp.292-296.
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

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