Dr. Ashraf N. Al-Khateeb
Dr. Ashraf Al-Khateeb Assistant Professor Aerospace Engineering

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


Dr. Ashraf Al-Khateeb is an Assistant Professor in the Aerospace Engineering Department at Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, UAE. 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 in 2010. During his Ph.D., he joined the Chemical Science and Engineering Department in Argonne National Lab, Illinois. USA as a visiting researcher in 2005. He is the recipient of the University of Notre Dame Kanab Center Award for Excellence in Teaching in 2009. 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.

  • PhD, University of Notre Dame (USA), 2010
  • MSc in Aerospace Engineering, University of Notre Dame (USA), 2007
  • MSc in Mechanical Engineering, Jordan University of Science & Technology (Jordan), 2002
  • BSc in Mechanical Engineering, Jordan University of Science & Technology (Jordan), 2000

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

Affiliated Research Institutes/Centers

Research Interests
  • Combustion dynamics
  • Non-equilibrium thermodynamics
  • Heat transfer
  • Fluid Mechanics