School of Engineering & Technology
Structures Mechanics, Finite Element Analysis, Biomechanics, Structural Health Monitoring, Rubber & Plastics, Sealing Technology, Buried Pipelines
ET Building 133

Dr Almahakeri is a member of:
  • The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • The Professional Institute of Pipeline Engineers (PIPE)
  • The Society of Tribologists and Lubrication engineers (STLE)
  • The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)


  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering (Structures Mechanics), Queen's University, Ontario, 2013
  • M.Eng., Mechanical Engineering, Queen's University, Ontario, 2007
  • B.S., Aerospace Engineering, Cairo University, Cairo, 1998

Professional Interests

Numerical and experimental structural analysis of metallic and composite pipelines, Pipe-Soil Interaction; numerical and experimental analysis of sealing behavior of elastomeric and plastic seals; Sealing Technologies; FEA, Process Integration and Design Optimization (PIDO).

Teaching Areas

  • Solid Mechanics
  • Strength of Materials
  • Mechanics of Composite Materials
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Kinematics & Dynamics
  • Numberical Methods in Engineering​