College of Engineering, Technology, and Computer Science

Dr. Jihad Albayyari

Dr. Jihad Albayyari

Associate Vice Chancellor for Research and External Support
Professor, MET
Advanced Manufacturing Management Certificate Program Coordinator

Contact Information


  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, 1989
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, 1990
  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, 1995

Areas of Expertise and Research Interest

  • Fluid Mechanics, Thermodynamics, and Heat Transfer.
  • Dr. Albayyari's research interest is in the area of micro-gravity, in which he has received several NASA grants.

Selected Papers (more available on request)

J. M. Albayyari, “Cryogenic Fuel Tank Pressure Reduction: a Low-G Fluid Mixing Experiment,” International Journal of Fluid Mechanics Research, Vo.29, No. 2, pp135-145, 2002.

J. M. Albayyari and K. K. Subramanya, "Development of an Analytical Model: Tank Pressure Control Experiment," HTD-Vol. 366-1,Proceedings of the ASME Heat Transfer Division-2000, Orlando, FL.

J. M. Albayyari ,H. I. Lyons and D. Fields, "Developing a Mechatronics Engineering Technology Curriculum,"ASEE North Central Section 2000 Spring Conference 403-B, East Lansing, MI, April, 2000.

J. M. Albayyari, F.M. Gerner, and M. D. Bentz, “Axial-Jet Mixing in Low Gravity: Results of the Reduced-Fill Tank Pressure Control Experiment,”. Journal of Flow Visualization and Image Processing, vol. 4, pp. 29-39, 1997.

M. D. Bentz, J. M. Albayyari, R. H. Knoll, M. M. Hasan, and C. S. Lin, “Tank Pressure Control Experiment: Results of Three Space Flights,”. 33rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, AIAA-97-2816, Seattle, WA, July, 1997