Dr. Ashraf N. Al-Khateeb
Dr. ashraf al-khateeb Associate Chair of Undergraduate Studies Aerospace Engineering

Contact Information
ashraf.alkhateeb@ku.ac.ae +971 2 312-4181


Dr. Ashraf Al-Khateeb is a faculty member in the Aerospace Engineering Department at Khalifa University. Prior to his current appointment, he joined the Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC) at King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST) in Saudi Arabia as a postdoctoral fellow. During his PhD at the University of Notre Dame, he joined the Chemical Science and Engineering Department at Argonne National Lab, Illinois. USA as a visiting researcher. He is the recipient of the University of Notre Dame Kanab Center Award for Excellence in Teaching. Dr. Al-Khateeb is a member of the AIAA, SIAM, and the Combustion Institute, and he is the advisor of the Khalifa University AIAA student branch.

  • Ph.D., University of Notre Dame (USA)
  • M.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering, University of Notre Dame (USA)
  • M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Jordan University of Science & Technology (Jordan)
  • B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Jordan University of Science & Technology (Jordan)

  • Advanced Fluid Mechanics (AERO640)
  • Advanced Fluid Mechanics (MEEN 604)
  • Aerodynamics II (AERO336)
  • Aerospace Propulsion (AERO440)
  • Introduction to Combustion (AERO441)
  • Thermodynamics (MEEN 240 )
  • Thermodynamics (AERO240)
  • Fluid Mechanics (MEEN335)

Affiliated Research Institutes/Centers

Research Interests
  • Reactive Flow Modeling
  • Combustion Dynamics
  • Non-equilibrium Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat Transfer