Staff Details

Mohammed Ataur Rahman

Mohammed Ataur Rahman
Designation: Professor
KULLIYYAH OF ENGINEERING
IIUM Gombak Campus
Extension: 4544
Email address: arat@iium.edu.my

Academic Qualification

  • Mechanical Engineering - Bachelor Degree , Chittagong University of Engineering & Technology
  • Management Technology & Innivation - Masters Degree , Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
  • Automotive Engineering - Doctor of Philosophy , Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)

Area of Specialisation

  • Engineering Tech ~ Engineering And Technology ~ Automotive Engineering ~ Other Automotive Engineering n.e.c. - Electromagnetic Hybrid Engine and IC engine Hybrid Electrical and Electrical Urban Car Electromagnetic Actuated CVT and DC Motor Position Control CVT Hybrid Electrical Intelligent Air-cushion Vehicle for Swamp terrain Power train (Electrical, Electro

Professional Membership

  • 2013-2015 International Journal of Electrical Energy and Energy System (Q1-Journal), Elsevier
  • 2010-2015 Fellow, International Society of Terrain Vehicle System (ISTVS)
  • 2011-2012 Internation Society of Terrain Vehicle System
  • 2011-2012 CEng., Chartered Engineer (CEng), MIMechE
  • 2011 Elsevier Science (Journal of Terramechanics)

Teaching Responsibilities

AUTOMOTIVE CHASIS SYSTEMS 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012 2010/2011 2009/2010 2008/2009
AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING LAB IV 2012/2013 2011/2012 2010/2011 2009/2010 2008/2009
AUTOMOTIVE INSTRUMENT SYSTEM 2007/2008 2006/2007
DESIGN OF AUTOMOTIVE TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS 2014/2015 2013/2014
DYNAMICS 2007/2008 2006/2007
DYNAMICS 2007/2008 2006/2007
ENGINE DESIGN 2011/2012
INTRODUCTION TO AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING 2012/2013 2011/2012 2010/2011 2009/2010 2008/2009
MICRO ELECTROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014
POWER TRAIN SYSTEMS 2015/2016
PROJECT I 2008/2009 2007/2008
PROJECT II 2008/2009 2007/2008
PROJECT II 2008/2009
VEHICLE DYNAMICS 2013/2014
VEHICLE DYNAMICS AND CHASSIS SYSTEMS 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014
VEHICLE ELECTRICAL AND INSTRUMENTATION SYSTEMS 2013/2014 2012/2013 2011/2012 2010/2011 2009/2010 2008/2009 2007/2008
VEHICLE ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS 2008/2009 2007/2008 2006/2007
VEHICLE ELECTRONICS & INSTRUMENTATION SYSTEMS 2016/2017 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013

Research Projects

Completed

2012 - 2014
Development of Electrical Vehicle by Converting Proton SAGA Conventional Car
2011 - 2013
Modification of The Design and Developed Hybrid Engine Powered Urban Concept Car
2010 - 2014
Electromagnetic Actuated CVT System for Medium Size Passenger Car
2010 - 2012
The Hybrid Car With Waste Gas Recovery
2009 - 2010
Design and Development of an "Urban Concept Hybrid Car"
2009 - 2011
Design and analysis of analog to digital Conversion circuit using Multi-Valued Logic
2008 - 2011
Design and Development a Model on Hybrid Full-Tracked Air-Cushion Electrical Vehicle for Swamp Peat Terrain in Malaysia
2008 - 2010
Study on Traction Mechanics of a Hybird Semi-Tracked-Wheeled Vehicle for Low Bearing Capacity Peat Soil
2008 - 2010
Design and Fabrication of 2nd Generation IIUM Buggy Car
2008 - 2011
Investigation and Probable Solution of Low End Torque Dip Problem of 1.6L Gasoline Engine

In Progress

2014 - Present
Parametric Modelling and Development of Battery Cell Balancing for Energy Optimisation in Electric Vehicle (EV)
2013 - Present
Development of Green Transportation System

Publications

Article

2017
The knowledge, awareness, attitude and motivational analysis of plastic waste and household perspective in Malaysia. Environmental Science and Pollution Research , 23 (197). pp.1-12.
2017
Thermoelectric technology for IC engine waste energy harvesting:?liquid cooling approach. International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research , 7 (11). pp.1-12.
2016
Lithium battery recycling management and policy. International Journal of Energy Technology and Policy
2016
Resonant-boost LC converter base charge balancing system for electric vehicle. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences , 11 (1). pp.362-367.
2015
Nano-battery technology for EV-HEV panel: a pioneering study. IIUM Engineering Journal , 16 (2). pp.57-68.
2015
How individual values and attitude influence consumers’ purchase intention of electric vehicles—some insights from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia . Environment and Urbanization ASIA , 6 (2). pp.1-18.
2015
Two-phase evaporative battery thermal management technology for EVs/HEVs: theory and control . International Journal of Automotive Technology
2015
Investigation of PEM fuel cell for automotive use. IIUM Engineering Journal , 16 (2). pp.69-78.
2015
ANSYS finite element design of an energy saving magneto-rheological damper with improved dispersion stability. Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology , 29 (7). pp.2793-2802.
2015
Power generation from waste of IC engines. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews , 51 pp.382-395.
2015
Electricity generation from EV body build with Al2O3 filler ER sandwiched by carbon fiber and lithium thin plate . Energy Education Science and Technology Part A: Energy Science and Research , 33 (3).
2014
Development of electric vehicle: public perception and attitude, the Malaysian approach. World Review of Business Research , 5 (2). pp.149-167.
2014
Optimal design of magneto-rheological damper comparing different configurations by finite element analysis. Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology , 28 (9). pp.3667-3677.
2014
Design and fabrication of a simple cost effective spin coater for deposition of thin film. Advances in Environmental Biology , 8 (3). pp.729-733.
2014
Fuzzy logic based model for prediction of building wall humidity level. Indoor and Built Environment , 23 (4). pp.565-573.
2014
Development of electric vehicle: public perceptionand attitude, the Malaysian approach. World Review on International Transportation Research , 5 (2). pp.149-167.
2014
Fuzzy controlled evaporative battery thermal management system for EV/HEV. International Journal of Electric and Hybrid Vehicles (IJEHV) , 7 pp.1-21.
2014
Energy efficient electromagnetic actuated CVT system. Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology , 28 (4). pp.1153-1160.
2013
Performance investigation of an advanced tracked prime mover on the low bearing soil. Journal of Terramechanics , 50 (4). pp.230-244.
2013
Nonlinear modeling and simulation of waste energy harvesting system for hybrid engine: fuzzy logic approach. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Editorial Office , 5 pp.1-13.
2013
Evaluation of wind turbine power generation by using an adaptive neuro fuzzy inference system. Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy Editorial Office , xx (xx). pp.xx-xx.
2013
Study on the development of a fuzzy logic control electromagnetic actuated CVT system. International Journal of Engineering Systems Modelling and Simulation , 5 (4). pp.217-225.
2013
Fuzzy control enerygy efficient hybrid engine for small scale vehicle. Research Journal of Applied Science, Engineering and Technology
2012
Fuzzy knowledge-based model for prediction of traction force of an electric golf car. Journal of Terramechanics , 49 (1). pp.13-25.
2012
Investigation using simulations for the development of low cost catalytic converter from non-precious metals. Advanced Materials Research , 445 pp.899-904.
2012
Drag analysis of an aircraft wing model and without bird feather like winglet. International Journal of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering , 6 (1). pp.8-13.
2012
Dynamic modeling and simulation of waste energy harvesting system for urban car. Advanced Material Research , 576 pp.679-682.
2012
Kinematics and nonlinear control of an electromagnetic actuated CVT system for passenger vehicle. Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology , 26 (7). pp.1-9.
2012
Intelligent air-cushion tracked vehicle performance investigation: neural-networks. International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS) , 19 (4). pp.407-426.
2011
A study on automated traction control system of an electrical golf car. International Journal of Electric and Hybrid Vehicles (IJEHV) , 3 (1). pp.47-61.
2011
Prediction of aerodynamic characteristics of an aircraft model with and without winglet using fuzzy logic technique. Aerospace Science and Technology , 15 (8). pp.595-605.
2011
Design parameters study of an intelligent air-cushion tracked vehicle. Transactions of the Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineering
2011
Integrated mechanics of hybrid electrical air-cushion tracked vehicle for swamp peat. International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS) , 18 (3). pp.227-244.
2011
Nonlinear controller of an air-cushion system for a swamp terrain vehicle: fuzzy logic approach. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part D: Journal of Automobile Engineering , 225 pp.721-734.
2011
Possible solution to smoothen the nature of the torque curve of the CAMPRO engine. International Journal of Vehicle Systems Modelling and Testing , 6 (3/4). pp.202-218.
2011
Performance measurement of a tracked vehicle system. International Journal of Automotive Technology , 12 (4). pp.503-512.
2011
Intelligent air-cushion tracked vehicle performance investigation: neural-networks. International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS) , xx (xx).
2011
Fuzzy evaluation for an intelligent air-cushion tracked vehicle performance investigation. Journal of Terramechanics
2011
Fuzzy logic control electromagnetic actuated CVT system. Journal of the Chinese Institution of Engineers , 35
2011
Fuzzy expert system for controlling swamp terrain intelligent air-cushion tracked vehicle. International Journal of Automotive Technology , 12 (5). pp.745-753.
2011
Development of a model of of energy efficient hybrid engine towards green technology. International Journal of Electric and Hybrid Vehicles , 3 (2). pp.138-151.
2011
Dynamic modeling of intelligent air-cushion tracked vehicle for swamp peat. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology , 75 pp.50-57.
2011
Application of Multi-objective Genetic Algorithm (MOGA) for design optimization of valve timing at various engine speeds. Advanced Materials Research , 265 pp.1719-1724.
2011
Application of fuzzy logic approach for an aircraft model with and without winglet. International Journal of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering , 5 (4). pp.224-232.
2011
Cushion pressure control system for an intelligent air-cushion track vehicle. Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology , 25 (4). pp.1035-1041.
2010
Tractive performance prediction for intelligent air-cushion track vehicle: fuzzy logic approach. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology , 62 pp.163-169.
2010
Power consumption prediction for an intelligent air-cushion tracked vehicle: fuzzy expert system. Journal of Energy and Power Engineering , 4 (5). pp.10-17.
2010
Development of hybrid electrical air-cushion tracked vehicle for swamp peat. Journal of Terramechanics , 47 (1). pp.45-54.
2010
Load distribution for an intelligent air-cushion track vehicle based on optimal power consumption. International Journal of Vehicle Systems Modelling and Testing , 5 (2/3). pp.237-253.
2010
Dynamic modeling of intelligent air-cushion tracked vehicle for swamp peat. International Journal of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering , 4 (1). pp.288-295.
2009
Hybrid electrical air-cushion tracked vehicle for swamp peat in Malaysia. The Open Mechanical Engineering Journal (3). pp.63-71.
2009
Prediction of power generation of small scale vertical axis wind turbine using fuzzy logic. Journal of Urban and Emvironmental Engineering , 3 (2). pp.43-51.
2009
Tractive performance of LGP-30 wheeled vehicle during straight motion on Sepang peat terrain in Malaysia. The Open Transportation Journal , 3 pp.15-28.
2009
Kinematics model for the wheeled vehicle tractive performance determination on Sepang’s peat terrain in Malaysia. International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS) , 16 (1/2). pp.225-242.
2009
Performance of ad hoc routing protocols in mobile WiMAX environment. Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering , 33 pp.53-65.
2008
Investigation and probable solution of low end torque dip problem of CAMPRO 1.6L Engine. International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME) , 3 (2). pp.176-186.
2007
Effectiveness of the developed instrumentation system on the vehicle tractive performance measurement. International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME) , 2 (2). pp.189-199.
2007
Comparison of drift eliminators characteristics in evaporative condenser and spray-filled tower. International Energy Journal , 8 (3). pp.155-162.
2007
Mobility investigation of a designed and developed segmented rubber track vehicle on Sepang peat terrain in Malaysia. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part D: Journal of Automobile Engineering , 221 pp.789-800.
2007
Simulation and experimental investigation of muffler performance. International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME) , 2 (2). pp.118-124.
2007
Optimal design of automobile exhaust system using GT-power. International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME) , 2 (1). pp.40-47.
2006
Traction mechanics of the designed and developed segmented rubber track vehicle for Sepang peat terrain in Malaysia during turning motion: theoretical and experimental analysis. International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS) , 13 (4). pp.324-350.
2006
Tractive performance of a designed and developed segmented rubber tracked vehicle on Sepang peat terrain during straight motion: theoretical analysis and experimental substantiation. International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS) , 13 (4). pp.298-323.
2005
Designing framework of a segmented rubber tracked vehicle for Sepang peat terrain in Malaysia . IIUM Engineering Journal , 6 (1). pp.1-22.
2005
Simulated steerability of a segmented rubber tracked vehicle during turning on sepang peat terrain in Malaysia. International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS) , 12 (2). pp.139-168.
2005
Design and development of a segmented rubber tracked vehicle for Sepang peat terrain in Malaysia. International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems (IJHVS) , 12 (3). pp.239-267.
2005
Processes involved in the design of a segmented rubber tracked vehicle for Sepang peat terrain in Malaysia. International Journal of Vehicle Design (IJVD) , 38 (4). pp.347-378.
2004
Mechanical properties in relation to vehicle mobility of Sepang peat terrain in Malaysia. Journal of Terramechanics , 41 (1). pp.25-40.

Book

2012
The peat swamp:Productivity, traficability and mechanization. Nova Science Publishers Inc. , New York, USA . ISBN 978-1-61942-670-2.
2011
Advanced theory of peat vehicle mobility. VDM Verleg , Germany . ISBN 9783639304329.

Book Section

2014
Sensor-controlled intelligent vehicle systems: demand and needs for a global automotive landscape. In: Comprehensive material processing . Elsevier, Ltd , UK , pp.473-497. ISBN 9780080965321.
2011
Performance investigation of energy efficient hybrid engine towards green technology. In: Engine and Auxiliary Systems . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.131-137. ISBN 978-967-418-216-8.
2011
Design and development of an automatic car door opening and locking system. In: Mechatronics book series: Selected papers from ICOM'01, ICOM'05 and ICOM'08 . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.48-52. ISBN 9789670225685.
2011
Development of unmanned vehicle utilizing GPS system. In: Mechatronics book series: Selected papers from ICOM'01, ICOM'05 and ICOM'08 . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.53-58. ISBN 9789670225685.

Conference or Workshop Item

2015
The prospects of panel style nano-battery technology for EV/HEV. In: 2015 IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM 2015) , Singapore
2014
Design and development of a flying robot with improved time constant in rescue accident victims. In: 3rd International Conference on Mathematical Applications in Engineering (ICMAE'14) , Sunway Putra Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
2014
Noble evaporative battery thermal management system for EV/HEV . In: 4th International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management (IEOM) 2014 , Bali, Indonesia
2014
The design and development of small electric vehicles (EV) using power inverter based AC motor. In: 3rd International Conference on Mathematical Applications in Engineering 2014 (ICMAE’14) , Sunway Putra Hotel, Kuala Lumpur
2014
Fuzzy controlled evaporative battery thermal management system for EV/HEV. In: ASME 2014 8th International Conference on Energy Sustainability co-located with ASME 2014 12th Fuel Cell Science, Engineering & Technology Conference , Boston, MA, USA
2013
Development of green transportation system. In: IIUM Enginnering Congress 2013(2-4July 2013) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2013
Fuzzy Logic Controlled Electromagnetic Actuated CVT system for passenger car. In: FISITA 2012 , Beijing, China
2013
Malaysian perception and attitude towards electric vehicle. In: IIUM Enginnering Congress 2013 , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2013
Evaporative cooling system for electric vehicles battery pack. In: International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering 2016 (ICMAAE 16) , Kuala Lumpur
2011
Study on air-cushion tracked vehicle performance: theoretical analysis and experimental validation. In: International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering (ICMAAE' 11) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2011
Mobility investigation of an intelligent air-cushion tracked vehicle on swamp peat terrain in Malaysia. In: SAE 2011 World Congress & Exhibition , Detroit, MI, USA
2011
Design and development of automatic parking system and electronic parking fee collection based on number plate recognition. In: 4th International Conference on Advanced Computer Theory and Engineering (ICACTE 2011) , Dubai, UAE
2011
Investigation of non-precious metals for the development of low cost catalytic converter. In: International Conference on Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies (AMPT 2011) , Istanbul, Turkey
2011
Fuzzy logic traction control system for a golf cart. In: 17th International Conference of the International Society for Terrain-Vehicle Systems , Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
2011
Intelligent traction control system of an electric golf car: nonlinear dynamics investigation. In: TSME International Conference on Mechanical Engineering 2011 , Sheraton Krabi Beach Resort, Krabi, Thailand
2011
Possible solution to smoothen the torque curve of the CAMPRO engine. In: International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering (ICMAAE' 11) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2011
Study on the development of a fuzzy logic control electromagnetic actuated CVT system. In: International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering (ICMAAE' 11) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2011
Experimental investigation of the swirl effect on CAMPRO engine using designed swirl adapter. In: International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering (ICMAAE' 11) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2011
Design and implementation of fuzzy based controller for modern elevator group . In: 2011 IEEE Symposium on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ISIEA) , Langkawi
2011
Design of a current comparator for quaternary multi valued analog to digital converter. In: 2011 IEEE Regional Symposium on Micro and Nanoelectronics (RSM) , Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
2011
Intelligent electromagnetic actuated CVT system for passenger car. In: IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management , Singapore
2011
Design of a 2-bit multi valued analog-to-digital converter . In: 4th International Conference on Mechatronics (ICOM) , Kuala Lumpur
2011
Study of Fuzzy Controller to control vertical position of an air-cushion tracked vehicle. In: 2011 4th International Conference on Mechatronics: Integrated Engineering for Industrial and Societal Development (ICOM 2011) , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2010
Design and development of UrbanConcept car. In: IIUM Research, Innovation & Invention Exhibition (IRIIE 2010) , Kuala Lumpur
2010
Development of a fuel efficient hybrid engine towards green technology. In: International Conference on Sustainable Mobility 2010 , Seri Pacific Hotel Kuala Lumpur
2010
Development of an intelligent air-cushion system for a swamp tracked vehicle . In: 33rd FISITA World Automotive Congress 2010 , Budapest, Hungary
2010
Modelling of an Electromagnetic intake & exhaust control hybrid engine. In: IIUM Research, Innovation & Invention Exhibition (IRIIE 2010) , Kuala Lumpur
2010
Finite element method for the study of air-cushion tracked vehicle-terrain interaction. In: International Conference on Mechanical, Industrial and Energy Engineering (ICMIEE 2010) , Khulna, Bangladesh
2010
Tractive efficiency analysis for an intelligent air-cushion tracked vehicle. In: ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition IMECE2010 , Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
2009
Intelligent air-cushion system of swamp peat vehicle control: fuzzy logic technique. In: International Conference on Mechanical Engineering 2009 (ICME2009) , Dhaka, Bangladeh
2009
Electromagnetic actuated CVT system for vehicle. In: IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, 2009 (IEEM 2009) , Hong Kong
2009
Fuzzy logic approach for prediction the lift coefficient on an aircraft model with and without winglet. In: International Conference on Mechanical Engineering 2009 (ICME2009) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2009
Investigation of the swirl effect on CAMPRO 1.6L engine using GT-SUITE. In: National Tribology Conference 2009 , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2009
Electro-mechanically controlled continuously variable transmission system for passenger cars. In: International Conference on Mechanical Engineering 2009 (ICME2009) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2008
Design and development of an automatic car door opening and locking system. In: 3rd International Conference on Mechatronics, ICOM'08 , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2008
Modeling of the developed flexible skirt air-cushion track vehicle model. In: 4th BSME-ASME International Conference on Thermal Engineering , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2008
Investigation of low end torque dip problem of CAMPRO 1.6L engine. In: 13th International Conference on Applied Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering , Cairo, Egypt
2008
Probable solution of torque dip problem of CAMPRO 1.6L engine . In: 4th BSME-ASME International Conference on Thermal Engineering , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2008
Hybrid electrical air-cushion tracked vehicle for swamp peat in Malaysia. In: Automotive Engineering Congress, 2008 , Germany
2008
Integrated mechanics for design of the hybrid electrical aircushion track vehicle for swamp peat. In: 4th BSME-ASME International Conference on Thermal Engineering , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2007
Mobility of the LGP-30 wheeled vehicle on peat terrain in Malaysia. In: International Conference on Mechanical Engineering 2007 (ICME 2007) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2007
A ¼ scale hybrid full-tracked air-cushion vehicle for swamp peat terrain in Malaysia. In: International Conference on Mechanical Engineering 2007 (ICME 2007) , Dhaka, Bangladesh
2007
Experimental investigation and simulation of muffler performance. In: International Conference on Mechanical Engineering 2007 (ICME 2007) , Dhaka, Bangladesh