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  Name: Saleh R. Abdussalam


Academic Degree: Associate Professor


Ph. D.  Canada 1999

M. Sc. Canada 1987

B. Sc. Libya 1980

Professional experience


 2000 – till now   Head of Aeronautical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Al-Fateh University,  Tripoli, Libya


 1999 – 2000       Working as Post-Doctoral fellow at Department of Civil and Geological Engineering, University of Manitoba, Canada.


1994 - 1999         Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering - University of Manitoba:                          

                       - Research Assistant:

                       Research Topic: "Application of Composite Materials in Civil Engineering Structures and Industry'' 

Taught the following undergraduate courses

                                      -  25.222 Stress Analysis & Design IIM.

-  25.353 Computer Aided Engineering Design. 

-  25.350  Aircraft & Spacecraft performance and dynamics.

Teaching Assistant:

Assisted in delivering the following courses: 

-  025.222 Stress Analysis & Design IIM Course.

-  025.342 Vibration and Acoustics.

-  025.351 Aircraft and Spacecraft Performance and Dynamics.           

-  025.350 Stress Analysis & Design IIIM.

-  025.353 Computer-Aided Engineering Design & Analysis.  

-  025.450 Mechanical Engineering Laboratory.


1987 - 1993        Department of Aeronautical Engineering Al-Fateh University

Lecturer and Professional Associate / Assistant Lecturer

- Taught the following courses:

-   GE121 Engineering Mechanics I, Statics.

-   GE222 Engineering Mechanics II, Dynamics.

-   AE133 Properties of Materials.

-   AE213 Stress Analysis I. 

-   AE313 Stress Analysis II and Design.

-   AE200 Principle of Aeronautical Engineering.

-   AE409 Mechanical Vibration.

-   GS101 Math I.

-   GS102 Math II.

- Conducted different research work such as:

-  Vibration of Clamped-Clamped Plates (Experimental Study).

-  Desalination using Solar Energy (Joint Theoretical Study).

-  Supervised two undergraduate projects in the area of Solid Mechanics.


1984 – 1987          Department of Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineering - McGill University

                             - Research Assistant:

                                  Research Topic: "Dynamics of a Rotating and Axially Translating    


                             - Teaching Assistant:

                                  Assisted in teaching different courses such as:

                                     -   Stress Analysis.

                                     -   Fracture and Fatigue.

-   Math I & II.


1980 - 1984          Department of Aeronautical Engineering.

                             Al-Fateh University

                            - Teaching Assistant:

                                   Assisted in instructing the following courses:

                                         - GE121 Applied Mechanics I.

                                         - GE222 Applied Mechanics II.

                                         - AE409 Mechanical Vibration.

                                         - AE133 Properties of Materials.

                                         - AE408 Aeronautical Engineering Laboratory.

                                         - AE213 Stress Analysis I.

                                         - AE313 Stress Analysis II.

                                         - GE126 Engineering Drawing.




1989-1992                               - Researcher and  member of consultant committee at the Technical Research

     Center (TRC). Tripoli, Libya.






  1. Prof. Sabry F. Girgis, Eng. Saleh Ramdan Abdussalam, “Investigating the elastomechanical properties of stiffened panels used in airframes, ships and pallistics” Proceedings international, AMSE conference, “Signals, Data and systems”, New Delhi (India), December 9-11,991, ASME press, vol. V pp. 115-128.

  2. Prof. T. S. Palel and S. R. Abdussalam, “Design of two-spar wing of an aircraft for minimum weight” proceeding of international 83 AMSE summer conference “Modeling and simulation”, Nice, France, September 12-14, 1983.

  3. د. صالح يحيى الباروني، م. صالح رمضان قشوط ، "تقييم لمسيرة البحث العلمي الجامعي والدراسات العليا في المجال الهندسي" مؤتمر جامعة ناصر.

  4. Abdussalam, S. R.; Ayari, M. L. and yi, Z. “characteristics of crack tip in elastic zone in an isotropic media” 2nd international jornal confrence of mechanical Engineering (JIMEC 97), Amman, Jordan, June 1-5, 1997.

  5. Abdussalam, S. R. and Ayari, M. L. “Experimental study of fractures parameters”, 16th Canadian congress of applied mechanics CADCAM 97, University of Laval, Quebec, June 1-5, 1997.

  6. Abdussalam, S. R. and Ayari, M. L. “Experimental study of stiffness degradation and crack growth in composite materials”. European conference on composite materials (ECCM-8), Naples, Italy, June 3-6, 1998.

  7. Abdussalam, S. R. and Ayari, M. L. “Experimental study of fracture toughness and fracture energy in cpmposite materials”, Journal of mechanics of composite materials, Issue #3, pofe, 323-332, May-june, 1998.

  8. د. صالح يحيى الباروني، د. صالح رمضان قشوط، د. عبد القادر الصادق عكي "أولويات البحوث الهندسية والصناعية والتقنية بليبيا " الندوة الثانية لآفاق البحث العلمي في العالم العربي 2002 المنعقد تحت عنوان " البحث العلمي والتطور التكنولوجي في العالم العربي المنعقدة في مدينة الشارقة – الإمارات العربية المتحدة من 24-27 مارس 2002.

  9. د. صالح يحيى الباروني، د. صالح رمضان قشوط، د. محمد محمود البحباح "نحو استراتيجية عربية للعلوم والتقنية" الندوة الثانية لآفاق البحث العلمي في العالم العربي 2002 المنعقد تحت عنوان " البحث العلمي والتطور التكنولوجي في العالم العربي المنعقدة في مدينة الشارقة – الإمارات العربية المتحدة من 24-27 مارس 2002.

  10. د. صالح يحيى الباروني، د. صالح رمضان قشوط "دراسة مسيرة التعليم العالي والبحث العلمي في المجال الهندسي وإمكانية تطويره".

  11. Dr. Aisa, S. Jadi and Dr. Saleh R. Gashot, “تطور مؤسسات التعليم الهندسي في ليبيا وأهميته في إحداث التنمية الشاملة” , 2003 NACETE, 1st North African region seminar on engineering and technology education, Algiers, Algeria, 23-25 September.

  12. Dr. Saleh R. Gashoot and Eng. Ahmad A. Al-Makhloufi, “تطوير التعليم الهندسي لسد حاجات المجتمع” “Third forum on engineering education, Building partnership with government, industry and society”, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 14-15 October 2003.

  13. Dr. Saleh R. A. Gashoot, “on the dynamical behavior of an cantilever beam of variable length”, Tenth international congress on sound and vibration, Stockholm, Sweden, 7-10 July 2003.

  14. Dr. Ali M. Elmabrouk and Dr. Saleh R. A. Gashoot, “Designing a heat pipe to improve the exhaust emissions from petrol engines”, 8th international solar energy conference and the regional world renewable energy congress, Kingdom of Bahrain, 8-10 March, 2004.

  15. Dr. Gamal M. Ashawesh, Saleh R. A. Gashoot and and Dr. Ali M. Elmabrouk, “Free vibration analysis of a composite wing box-initial aerodynamicinvestigations”, Fort international engineering conference, Sharm El-Shiekh, Egypt, 13-15 April, 2004.








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