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Dr Khalid Akhtar(HoD)
Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering

SMME
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
H-12, NUST HQ, Islamabad
Tel : +925190856005

Specialization
Industrial Engineering (Manufacturing Engineering)

Education
PhD  (Asian Institute of Technology), Thailand

Dr. Khalid Akhtar is a Mechanical Engineer from UET Lahore, with Masters from Cranfield University, U.K. and Doctorate in Industrial Engineering & Management from AIT Bangkok, Thailand. He has fifteen years of field experience in Precision manufacturing. He also has more than 15 years of teaching experience in renowned institutions like GIKI & Bahria University, where he headed the Curriculum Development & Quality Assurance Cell prior to joining NUST. More recently, he was responsible for the development and running of both Masters & Bachelors programs being offered by the School of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering at H-12 campus.
 
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  • Manufacturing System Design.
  • Modeling & Analysis in Metal Casting.
  • Manufacturing of Non-traditional Materials.
  • Organizational performance Improvement.
  • Quality enhancement in challenging environments.
  • Facility location for specific products manufacturing.
  • Surface treatment operations
 (Month-Year)
Title of Paper
Complete Name of the Journal & Address is required for processing
Indexing / Abstracting Service / Impact Factor
March 2013
Improvement in Subsisted Product Delivery Process of Manufacturing Organization using Concurrent Engineering.
Life Science Journal, (ISSN:1097-8135).
Life Science Journal Editorial Office
100 Science Road Zhengzhou, Henan 450001, China
P.O. Box 180432, Richmond Hill, New York 11418, the United States.
 
(ISI Indexed, Impact Factor: 0.158)
March 2013
Key Performance Indicators Prioritization in Whole Business Process: A Case of Manufacturing Industry.
Life Science Journal, (ISSN:1097-8135).
Life Science Journal Editorial Office
100 Science Road Zhengzhou, Henan 450001, China
P.O. Box 180432, Richmond Hill, New York 11418, the United States.
 
(ISI Indexed, Impact Factor: 0.158)
March 2013
Managing Competitiveness using Production Volumes - Product Variety Model for Automobile Industry.
Life Science Journal, (ISSN:1097-8135).
Life Science Journal Editorial Office
100 Science Road Zhengzhou, Henan 450001, China
P.O. Box 180432, Richmond Hill, New York 11418, the United States.
(ISI Indexed, Impact Factor: 0.158)
March 2013
Performance Analysis of Process Parameters Effecting the Automated Assembly System. Life Science  Journal  
Life Science Journal, (ISSN:1097-8135).
Life Science Journal Editorial Office
100 Science Road Zhengzhou, Henan 450001, China
P.O. Box 180432, Richmond Hill, New York 11418, the United States.
 
(ISI Indexed, Impact Factor: 0.158)
March 2013
Product Design Variables Optimization using Design for Six Sigma (DFSS)
Life Science Journal, (ISSN:1097-8135).
Life Science Journal Editorial Office
100 Science Road Zhengzhou, Henan 450001, China
P.O. Box 180432, Richmond Hill, New York 11418, the United States.
 
(ISI Indexed, Impact Factor: 0.158)
Dec. 2012
Do actions speak louder than words? An empirical investigation in terms of organizational performance in manufacturing organizations
Life Science Journal, (ISSN:1097-8135).
Life Science Journal Editorial Office
100 Science Road Zhengzhou, Henan 450001, China
P.O. Box 180432, Richmond Hill, New York 11418, the United States.
 
(ISI Indexed, Impact Factor: 0.158)
Dec. 2012
A Genetic Algorithm (GA) Approach for the Formation of Manufacturing Cells in Group Technology.  
Life Science Journal, (ISSN:1097-8135).
Life Science Journal Editorial Office
100 Science Road Zhengzhou, Henan 450001, China
P.O. Box 180432, Richmond Hill, New York 11418, the United States.
 
(ISI Indexed, Impact Factor: 0.158)
Dec. 2012
A Study for Analyzing Effects of Design Parameters in the Sand Casting Process of Aluminum Alloy.
Life Science Journal, (ISSN:1097-8135).
Life Science Journal Editorial Office
100 Science Road Zhengzhou, Henan 450001, China
P.O. Box 180432, Richmond Hill, New York 11418, the United States.
 
(ISI Indexed, Impact Factor: 0.158)
Jan., 2012
Comparative homology modeling of human rhodopsin with several templates of bovine rhodopsin
African Journal of Biotechnology, ISSN 1684–5315 © 2012 Academic Journals
 DOI: 10.5897/AJB11.167
5170-00200, Nairobi,
73023 Victoria Island,
Lagos
 
(ISI Indexed, Impact Factor: 0.547)
Nov., 2007
Experimental Comparison of one Piece Flow Production: A Simulation Based Approach.
European Journal of Scientific Research Euro Journals, ISSN: 1450-216X, Publishing Inc. Austria.
 
(Scopus/ Ulrich/DOAJ indexed)
Dec., 2007
Technology Driven Manufacturing Strategy Using Machine Automation Cost in Discrete Parts Manufacturing.
Kuwait Journal of Science and Engineering (KJSE), Academic Publication Council, Kuwait University. ISSN: 1024-8684
 
(ISI/Scopus, Impact Factor: 0.051)
 
Oct., 2006
Macro and Micro Strategies Using Performance Value Analysis for Low Volume- Low Variety Manufacturing Environment
European Journal of Scientific Research, ISSN:1450-216X, Euro Journals Publishing Inc. (Austria)
  
(Scopus/ Ulrich/DOAJ indexed)
July 1993
A Framework for Manufacturing Strategy Analysis in the Wake of Reducing Product Life Cycles, A Case of a Multinational in a Newly Industrializing Country
Technovation. Elsevier Science Publishers Ltd. England
(Scopus Indexed, Impact Factor: 2.466)
  • ​Engineering Economy.

  • Engineering Design.

  • Manufacturing Technology.

  • Total Quality Management.

  • Project Management.

  • Operations Research.

  • Operations/ Production Management

  • Manufacturing Strategies and Technologies

  • New Product Development and Management

  • Technology Governance & Globalization

15 years in Precision Manufacturing. Mainly involved in production, designing, and quality testing of precision parts. Development of tooling, jigs & fixtures. Procurement and on-site inspection of capital goods & machinery.