- Space Researcher/VC by Interest -
- Humanitarian by Heart -
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PHOTOS - BRIEF SUMMARY
Presented a technical paper “Review of Research and Development in Self-Healing Composite Materials” at International Conference on Recent Advance in Materials & Manufacturing Technologies (IMMT 2017) BITS Pilani Dubai Campus & received a token of appreciation from the conference chair. The level of expertise and knowledge of the presenters are excellent.
Won 2nd place [AED 15000] in the #UAEHackathon at Zayed University, Dubai. Awards presented by H.E. @OhoodAlRoumi - Minister of State for Happiness and Wellbeing - United Arab Emirates. Twitter: https://lnkd.in/fej7RC8
Presented two research papers titled “Future of Millennials Generations” & “Recent Trends in RFID Technologies and its Impact on Universities” at International Conference on Innovations in Engineering Education, Higher Collage of Technology, Abu-Dhabi Campus & received a token of appreciation from the conference chair.
Participated and Presented a Research Paper Title “Impact of Information Technologies on Library Services in Educational Institutions” in International Conference on Infocom Technologies and Unmanned Systems (ICTUS’2017) IEEE Conference in Association with Computer Society of India (CSI) from December 18-20, 2017 at Amity University Dubai, Dubai International Academic City, Dubai, UAE.
Participated on behalf of Amity University Dubai in the Panel Discussion on the topic Innovation, Sustainable Development New Manifesto for SDG's at MODUL University Dubai, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai, UAE. The event was organized by Emirates Environmental Group in association with UNEP-WCMC, which was sponsored by Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA).
Won 2nd Prize - Angelhack, Hackathon Competition at ADNEC, Abudhabi, UAE
Developer Code: 24687753
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Attended Dubai Airshow - Year of Zayed 2018 at Al Maktoum International Airport (IATA: DWC, ICAO: OMDW). The leading aerospace event in the Middle East and the fastest growing airshow in the world.
Organized a Green Energy Conservation for Sustainable Future - A Research Pitch Competition ASHRAE Falcon Chapter - UAE Section at Amity University Dubai. Many universities such as BITS Pilani Dubai Campus, Manipal University, Dubai Campus, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Heriot-Watt University and many more universities has been participated.
Winner of Amity Technology Week (ATOM)- Mobile Application Development, 2016, Amity University Dubai, DIAC
Organized a ASHRAE Guest Lecture on "Intelligent Buildings - Technology is Changing; What is possible in the Built Environment" at Amity University Dubai as part of ASHRAE Falcon Chapter - UAE. It was a pleasure having Jim Vallort, Senior Vice president of Environmental Systems Design Inc, USA at Amity University Dubai.
Inspiration brings out the best in oneself. Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try, and every success story is built on the foundation of optimism and hope. Attended the BITS Pilani Dubai Campus TEDx event. There were a lot of best examples throughout this talk , and I have got a best take-away message from it.
Attended as a Chair - Amity Dubai Chapter of the ASHRAE - UAE Workshop - at the BITS Pilani Dubai Campus, on the topic "Energy Efficient Designs of Low Carbon Buildings in Urban Development" which was presented by, Keynote Speaker: Essam E. Khalil - ASHRAE Director at Large.
Thuraya (Mobile Satellite Communications Company) Industrial Visit. Thuraya is a leading mobile satellite communications company that empowers people with tools to bring the organizations and communities they serve closer together. We got knowledge about: SOC Facility FDS Orbital Mechanics Facility RFT Facility GSS and NSS Facility Innovation Center Software Solutions.
Participated in International Workshop on “Recent Trends in Solar Power Generation and Energy Harvesting. Amity Institute for Advance Research and Studies (Materials & Devices), Amity University and The Centre for Science and Technology of the Non-Aligned and Other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Centre) are jointly organized this International Workshop from March 27th to 29th, 2017 at Amity University – Dubai Campus, Dubai, UAE.
Attended and Participated in Panel Discussions as part of Amity University Dubai at Noble Prize Series from 20th – 21st March, 2016, which was organized by Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives Foundation, held in Hyatt Regency, Dubai, UAE. At last a picture after round-table discussion with Dr. Martin Lee Chalfie and many other American scientists.
Strata Manufacturing PJSC (STRATA) Industrial Visit - Nibras Al Ain Aerospace, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.
Gained knowledge on various topics such as:
- Airbus A330 family Flap Track Fairings
- Airbus A330 family Ailerons
- Airbus A330 family Spoilers
- Airbus A350 – 900 family Flap Support Fairings
- Airbus A350 – 1000 family Flap Support Fairings
- Airbus A380 family Flap Track Fairings
Attended as a delegate at World Aviation Safety Summit 2016 and 2017 which was hosted by Dubai Civil Aviation Authority at InterContinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai, UAE
Participated in International Conference on 'Accelerators in Materials and Medical Sciences' 2017, DIAC, Dubai, UAE. With Dr. W. Selvamurthy (CO-PATRONS), Dr. M.C. Pon Selvan (Convener), Katia Parodi (LMU Munich, Germany), M. Scholz (GSI Darmstadt, Germany), Prof. D.K Avasthi and many other professional at ICAMMS'17.
Invited for the Round table discussion on the topic “Challenges and Solutions of Future Generation in Space Sector” at Global Aerospace Summit (Young Space Leaders Forum & Next Gen Leaders Forum) which was hosted by Mubadala & UAE Space Agency at St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu-Dhabi, from 30th April - 2nd May 2018.
The Young Space Leaders Forum has showcased the next generation of leaders and engineers and featured inspirational role models from the international space scene and celebrated the passion and dedication to science and learning of the future leaders of the Emirati space programme. The Forum was dedicated to the development of young professionals and students advancing their career ambitions in space and aerospace sector.
A 4 Year Old Journey Finally Arrives At Its Destination. It makes you reflect upon the memories you've been through, the people you've been with, the passion you've strived for and the success that came with it.
Thank you everyone for all the Love and Support. It is an honor to have won the “Most Likely to Succeed Award”🙂. I feel we haven’t lived our life until we make a difference in somebody else’s.
There have been rough patches along the way. There have been hate, criticisms and let down's. But amidst all that there was Hope. Hope that makes you infuse your life with action. It’s no rocket science and we all can become successful as long as we strive to put smile on other people’s face and when their happiness becomes more important to us than ours.
This Day Is Dedicated To The Ones That Have Always Believed In Me. For Making Me The Person I Am Today. It’s been an honor and a privilege @Amity University Dubai. #AURA2018🏆 #spreadsmiles #Farewell #countdownbegins @ Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf, Dubai
Participated as Moderator and as a Research Paper Presenter - Titled “Impact of Process Parameters on Surface Roughness of Hastelloy Using Abrasive Waterjet Machining Technology” at “12th World Conference on Applied Science, Engineering and Technology”, which was organized by Institute for Engineering Research and Publication (IFERP), SCOPUS and received a token of appreciation and BEST PAPER AWARD from the conference chair, on September 21st, 2018.
Awarded Runners up (2nd Prize) at the Royal Aeronautical Society (RAeS) UAE Branch - Young Persons' Lecture Competition which was held at Emirates Aviation Collage, Dubai, UAE on 5th February 2019.
I have presented a lecture named "Development of Novel Nano-Composites as Radar Absorbing Materials for Stealth Applications in the Aerospace Industry" and received a token of appreciation from the RAeS Panel of judges.
The RAeS - Young Persons' Lecture Competition is an excellent opportunity for young professionals to be recognized for your work and enhance your career. The goal is to encourage oral presentation skills among young people.
It was a pleasure meeting Prof. Arne Christer Fuglesang - European Space Agency - ESA Astronaut, Director of KTH Space Center & Space advisor at Saab on 17th, 18th March 2019 at the Sharjah Center for Astronomy & Space Sciences for the joint collaboration. He was first launched aboard the STS-116 Space Shuttle mission on December 10, 2006, making him the first Swedish citizen in space. He has participated in two Space Shuttle missions and five spacewalks, and is the first person outside of the United States or Russian space programs to participate in more than three spacewalks.
It was a pleasure meeting Prof. Charles Elachi – Former Director of the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Vice President of Caltech, USA at the Global Space Congress held in Abu-Dhabi from 19th – 21st, 2019. The Asteroid 1982 SU was renamed 4116 Elachi in recognition of his contribution to planetary exploration.
During his 16-year tenure as JPL's director, 24 missions managed by the laboratory were launched: Genesis, Jason 1 and Mars Odyssey (2001); GRACE (2002); Galaxy Evolution Explorer, Mars Exploration Rovers Spirit and Opportunity, Spitzer Space Telescope (2003); Deep Impact and Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (2005); Cloudsat (2006); Dawn and Mars Phoenix lander (2007); Jason 2 (2008); Kepler and Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (2009); Aquarius, Mars Science Laboratory Curiosity rover, GRAIL and Juno (2011); NuSTAR (2012); Orbiting Carbon Observatory 2 (2014); Soil Moisture Active Passive (2015); and Jason 3 (2016).
The Emirates Space and Innovation Group (ESIG) was established in 2016 with the main goal of consolidating the efforts of the space sector through a series of quarterly workshops. The workshops are attended by space research and development centers, academic bodies, and the space industry where the goals of the UAE space sector are broken down to be achieved by the group stakeholders with guidance from the agency. The workshops are also an opportunity for stakeholders to present their proposals to the agency for space projects and research. Above is a picture that was taken at the sixth ESIG workshop held in the Abu-Dhabi University on Jan 17th, 2019.
The Sharjah Center for Astronomy and Space Sciences has actively participated in the Global Space Congress held in Abu Dhabi from March 19th through the 21st, 2019. This Congress in its second round was organized by the UAE Space Agency. SCASS showcased its space sciences research through the participation of all of its research assistants. It was an occasion to meet several space companies to seek potential collaboration in CubeSat development and rockets propulsion systems.
Attended & Participated in the TTVS - Spacecraft Techniques and Technology Course conducted by the CNES - French Space Agency, which was organized by UAE Space Agency on April 2019 at the National Space Science and Technology Center, United Arab Emirates University in Al-Ain, UAE.
The TTVS course presents the characteristics and specific design constraints of space technology and describes the techniques and technologies of subsystems onboard equipment. Its educational objective is to allow you to view all the techniques and technologies that contribute to the establishment and operation of space vehicles.
Presented two Research Papers - Titled “Experimental Investigations on Abrasive Waterjet Machining of Hybridized Kevlar With Jute Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Composite Using Taguchi & ANOVA Approach” & “In-Depth Evaluation of Process Variables in Abrasive Waterjet Cutting of Alumina Ceramics” at “The Second International Multi-Conference on Advances in Science and Engineering Technology | ASET’19 - Advanced Materials, Design and Manufacturing Conference” organized and supported by “Higher Colleges of Technology, IEEE UAE Section & STRATA Manufacturing PJSC” on March 26th, 27th 2019 and received a token of appreciation from the conference chair.
INVITED SPEAKER: for Panel Discussions with Industry Experts “Impact of the 4th Industrial Revolution on Society and Individuals & How to Shape and Publish a Successful Research Paper – Springer Nature” - Graduate Panel Presentation at the Curtin University, Dubai Campus, UAE on 10th April 2019.
The Sharjah Academy for Astronomy, Space Sciences and Technology has actively participated in the 13th Annual Scientific Research Forum held in the University of Sharjah under the theme, "Multidisciplinary Research to maximise Sustainable Impact" on Monday 29 April 2019. It was a pleasure showcasing our research projects to His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Federal Supreme Council, Ruler of Sharjah, UAE.
We have highlighted projects such as the UAEMMN, Meteorite Hunting using Deep Learning Algorithms, Building a Decametric Radio Telescope Array, and building a 3U CubeSat with an X-Ray Detector on Board. Through this participation, the Academy contributed with its scientific knowledge and accomplishments to the academic community – a vision His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council, Ruler of Sharjah, and President of the University of Sharjah, set when establishing this Academy in 2015.
It was a pleasure meeting:
Mr. Charles Bolden - Astronaut & 12th Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), United States of America (USA) at the Global Space Congress 2019 held in Abu-Dhabi, UAE
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His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member, Ruler of Sharjah and President of the University of Sharjah (UoS), stressed the importance of the scientific centers and institutions in Sharjah that support knowledge and science, aiming to serve as a solid foundation for studies, researches, and scientists. This came during His Highness's speech on Tuesday (28th May 2019) at the launching ceremony of the four modern astronomical projects, at the Sharjah Academy for Astronomy, Space Sciences, and Technology (SAASST). During the launching ceremony, His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah underscored the importance of space science technology and astronomy, highlighting the need to study these sciences through a specialised academy, which is the SAASST.
Certificate of Appreciation for volunteering at Amity University Dubai Library. Volunteered and Organized various events at the Amity University Dubai Library during the year 2014-2018. Won 2nd Prize at the Week of Reading (WOR)’18 March 4-8, 5th day – Closing Ceremony & Prize Distribution. I have given a book talk about the topic "Alibaba: The House That Jack Ma Built" - Book by Duncan Clark. This event supports in addition to Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, Dubai.
It was a wonderful experience to participate as a speaker at the two events organized by:- 1) Sharjah Education Council (Government of Sharjah) - my talk was on the topic “Aerospace Materials” and 2) UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) - Future Aviators workshop - my talk was on the topic “Development of SHARJAH-SAT-1: An improved X-ray Detector Onboard a 3U CubeSat”. I believe that a leader does not only discover what people can do better. He teaches, guides and mentor them to do it exceptionally well. When a seed comes into contact with a leader, fruits are produced.
It was wonderful experience participating in the “Emirates Space and Innovation Group (ESIG)” Symposium organized by UAE Space Agency from 17th to 18th September 2019 at the National Space Science and Technology Center (NSSTC), United Arab Emirates University (UAEU). Unity is strength. . . when there is teamwork and collaboration, wonderful things can be achieved. 🌌
Along with Prof. Bruce Jakosky – Principal Investigator of Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN (MAVEN) mission & Professor of Planetary Sciences – University of Colorado Boulder, USA – at the Pioneer Series session on “The Future of Mars Exploration” – DUBAI FUTURE FOUNDATION, Government Accelerators, Emirates Towers Boulevard, Dubai, UAE
It was a wonderful and knowledge experience – in participating and organizing the 15th Gulf Astronomy Colloquium in collaboration with UAE Space Agency from September 27th – 29th, 2019 at Sharjah Academy for Astronomy, Space Sciences and Technology (SAASST), University of Sharjah (UoS)
And a group photo with His Excellency Dr Mohammed Nasser Al Ahbabi - Director General (UAE Space Agency) & Professor Hamid M. K. Al- Naimiy - Chancellor of University of Sharjah (UoS) and Director General (SAASST)
It was a pleasure participating in UAE Space Agency's lecture on "Zayed's ambition, from the desert to space" at the Sharjah Academy for Astronomy, Space Sciences and Technology (SAASST), the University of Sharjah (UoS) which was organized by UAE Federal Youth Authority on 8th October 2019.
Along with Prof. Remo Ruffini (Scientist who named the term “BLACK HOLE”) - Director of ICRANet, International Centre for Relativistic Astrophysics Network. Moreover, he is President of the International Centre for Relativistic Astrophysics (ICRA); during a formal lecture and interactive session organized by @saasst.sharjah in collaboration with UAE Space Agency and University of Sharjah
Very honoured to be standing next to (left to right) Mr. Dunay Badirkhanov – (Vice Chairman of the board/CTO of Azercosmos), Prof. Anne Verbiscer – (Principal Investigator on NASA Cassini Data Analysis Programs & Research Professor of Planetary Science at University of Virginia), and Dr. Asif Nawaz – (Diplomat (Economic Specialist) – Embassy of USA in Azerbaijan) during the NASA Space Apps official visit to Azercosmos OJSCo. Main Control Ground Station in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Got the Certificate of Appreciation as a NASA Space Apps Speaker & Jury Member from (left) - Mr. Rovshan Rustamov MBCI, ITILF (Vice Chairman of the Board - Azercosmos) presented to Prof. Anne Verbiscer (Principal Investigator of NASA - National Aeronautics and Space Administration Cassini Data Analysis Programs & Research Professor at University of Virginia); and from (Right) - Mr. Tarlan Mammadzada (Director of Research & Development at Azercosmos) presented to Mr. Sahith Reddy Madara (SGAC).
It was my pleasure meeting UAE Astronauts: Mr. Hazza Al Mansouri - Fighter Pilot, and Dr. Sultan Al Neyadi - Engineer, at the 4th Young Professionals in Space (YPinSpace) Conference 2019 organized by Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre in collaboration with IEEE, at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
It's my pleasure to receive the honor - "Distinguished Speaker Award" along with Prof. Katepalli Sreenivasan - New York University, and Dr. Prashanth Reddy Marpu - Masdar Institute (Khalifa University); at the 4th Young Professionals in Space (YPinSpace) Conference 2019 organized by Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre in collaboration with IEEE, at the Dubai World Trade Centre on November 4th 2019.
It was my pleasure meeting Mr. Pawan Kumar Chandana - CEO of Skyroot Aerospace & Mr. Andrey Maksimov - CEO, Co-founder - Precious Payload at the "4th Young Professionals in Space (YPinSpace) Conference 2019"; organized by Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre in collaboration with IEEE at Dubai World Trade Centre
It was my pleasure meeting Dr. William Paloski - Director of the Human Research Program (HRP) at NASA at the “22nd Humans in Space Symposium (HIS)” - organized by the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) in collaboration with Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) in Dubai, UAE from November 11th - 14th 2019.
INVITED SPEAKER: Represented on behalf of Space Generation Advisory Council (SGAC) at the “22nd Humans in Space Symposium (HIS)” - organized by the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) in collaboration with Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) in Dubai, UAE from November 11th - 14th 2019.
This conference aims to continue to provide a forum for discussion about fundamental and timely issues and trends as well as for developing collaborations through the exchange of research results and ideas in the field of space life sciences.