Dr. Hamad Karki
Dr. Hamad Karki Associate Professor
Bio
Education
Teaching Areas
Research Interests
Bio

Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Hamad Karki is currently an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi. During his time at the Petroleum Institute, Dr. Karki served as the Director of the Internship Office.

His main research interest is in the areas of system dynamics and control with the focus on robotics and mechatronics.

Education
  • Ph.D., Engineering, Tokyo University of Technology (Japan), 2008
  • M.Sc., System Electronics Engineering, Tokyo University of Technology (Japan), 2005
  • B.Sc., Mechatronics Engineering, Tokyo University of Technology (Japan), 2003
Teaching Areas
  • Statics
  • Dynamics
  • System Dynamics and Vibration
  • Introduction to Robotics
Research Interests
  • Robotics
  • Autonomous vehicles
  • Image analysis
  • NDT Inspection
  • Novel control mechanism for autonomous inspection of the linear ground structures