Dr. Anas Alazzam

Dr. Anas Alazzam

Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Address: P.O.Box: 127788, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Telephone: +971-(0)2-5018460

Fax: +971-(0)2-4472442

Email: anas.alazzam@ku.ac.ae


  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Concordia University (CAN), 2010
  • M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Jordan University of Science and Technology (JOR), 2004
  • B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Jordan University of Science and Technology (JOR), 2002
  • Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS)
  • Fluid dynamics
  • Mechatronics
  • Mechanical vibration
  • Engineering mathematics
  • Bio-applications of MEMS and micro-fluidic devices
  • Micro-fabrication
  • Separation and manipulation of living cells
  • Micro-sensors

Journal Articles

  • Mohammad Abutayeh, and Anas Alazzam, “Adapting Steady State Solar Power Models to Incorporate Transients” ASME Solar Energy Engineering Journal, doi:10.1115/1.4034928, 2016
  • Bobby Mathew, Anas Alazzam, Ghulam Destgeer, Hyung J. Sung, ”Dielectrophoresis based Cell Switching in Continuous Flow Microfluidic Devices: Journal of Electrostatics 84, 63-72 ,2016
  • Ghulam Destgeer, Anas Alazzam, Hyung J. Sung, “High frequency travelling surface acoustic waves for microparticle separation” Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology 30 (9), 3945-3952, 2016
  • Amjad Gawanmeh, Anas Alazzam, Bobby Mathew, “Formal Verification of a Microfluidic Device for Blood Cell Separation” Scalable Computing: Practice and Experience 17 (3), 227-236, 2016
  • Bobby Mathew, Anas Alazzam, Mohammad Abutayeh, and Ion Stiharu, “Model-based analysis of a dielectrophoretic microfluidic device for field-flow fractionation”, Journal of Separation Science, 39 (15):3028-36, 2016
  • Bobby Mathew, Anas Alazzam, Saud Khashan, and Bashar El-Khasawneh, “Path of microparticles in a microfluidic device employing dielectrophoresis for hyperlayer field-flow fractionation”, Microsystem Technologies, 1-12, 2016
  • Ala-Eddin Al Moustafa, Etienne Mfoumou, Dacian E Roman, Vahe Nerguizian, Anas Alazzam, Ion Stiharu, and Amber Yasmeen, “Impact of single-walled carbon nanotubes on the embryo: a brief review”, International Journal of Nanomedicine, 11, 349-355, 2016
  • Ion Stiharu, Anas Alazzam, Vahé Nerguizian, and Dacian Roman, “Single living cell manipulation and identification using micro-systems technologies”, Microsystems and Nanoengineering – Nature, 1, 15031, 2015
  • Vahé Nerguizian, Anas Alazzam, Jules Gauthier, Dacian Roman, Ion Stiharu, and Miguel Jr Burnier, “Microfluidic device fabrication with serigraphy technique”, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture 0954405415615801, 2015
  • Bobby Mathew, Anas Alazzam, Mohammad Abutayeh, and Amjad Gawanmeh, “Modeling the Trajectory of Microparticles Subjected to Dielectrophoresis in a Microfluidic Device for Field Flow Fractionation” Chemical Engineering science, Chemical Engineering Science 138, 266–280, 2015
  • Bobby Mathew, Anas Alazzam, Bashar El-Khasawneh, Maher Maalouf, Ghulam Destgeer, Hyung Jin Sung, “Model for Tracing the Path of Microparticles in Continuous Flow Microfluidic Devices for 2D Focusing via Standing Acoustic Waves”, Separation and Purification Technology 153, 99–107, 2015
  • Ghulam Destgeer, BH Ha, J Park, JH Jung, Anas Alazzam, HJ Sung, “ Microchannel Anechoic Corner for Size-Selective Separation and Medium Exchange via Traveling Surface Acoustic Waves”, Analytical chemistry 87 (9), 4627-4632, 2015
  • Mohammad Abutayeh, Anas Alazzam, and Bashar El-Khasawneh, “Optimizing Thermal Energy Storage Operation”, Solar Energy 120: 318-329, 2015
  • Saud. Khashan, Anas Alazzam, Edward. P. Furlani, “Computational Analysis of Enhanced Magnetic Bioseparation in Microfluidic Systems with Flow-Invasive Magnetic Elements”, Nature, Scientific Reports 4:5299 , 2014
  • Mohammad Abutayeh, Anas Alazzam, Bashar El-Khasawneh, “Balancing heat transfer fluid flow in solar fields” Solar Energy, 10, 5381–389, 2014
  • Ghulam Destgeer, Kyung Heon Lee, Jin Ho Jung, Anas Alazzam, Hyung Jin Sung, “Continuous separation of particles in a PDMS microfluidic channel via travelling surface acoustic waves (TSAW)” Lab Chip, 13, 4210-4216, 2013
  • Vahé Nerguiziana, Anas Alazzam, Dacian Roman, Ion Stiharu and Miguel Jr. Burnier, “Analytical Solutions and Validation of Electric Field and Dielectrophoretic Force in a Bio-microfluidic Channel”, Journal of Electrophoresis, 33(3):426-35, 2012
  • Anas Alazzam, Ion Stiharu , Rama Bhat and Ari-Nareg Meguerditchian, “Interdigitated comb-like electrodes for continuous separation of malignant cells from blood using dielectrophoresis” Journal of Electrophoresis, 32, 1–10, 2011
  • Anas Alazzam, Dacian Roman, Vahé Nerguizian, Ion Stiharu, Rama Bhat, “Analytical Formulation of Electric Field and Dielectrophoretic Force for Moving Dielectrophoresis Using Fourier Series”, Journal of Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 9(6), 1115-1124, 2010
  • Anas Alazzam, Etienne Mfoumou, Ion Stiharu, Amal Kassab, Andrew Darnel, Amber Yasmeen, Narayanswamy Sivakumar, Rama Bhat, and Ala-Eddin Al Moustafa, “Identification of deregulated genes by single wall carbon-nanotubes in human normal bronchial epithelial cells”, Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology, and Medicine, 6 (4), 563-569, 2010.