Ma'Moun A. Abu-Ayyad, Ph.D.

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Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, School of Science, Engineering, and Technology
Office Phone
Office Location
Olmsted Building, W239
By appointment
W239 OLMSTED BLDG
PENN STATE HBG
MIDDLETOWN, PA 17057
Biography

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Member of the Instrumentation, Systems and Automation Society
Research Interests

Real Time Applications for Advanced Control Strategies

Design of Mechatronics Systems for Industrial Processes

Computer Interfacing, Instrumentation, Programming and Data Acquisition

Multivariable Process Control

System Identifications and Nonlinear Modeling

Publications

Dubay, R., Abu-Ayyad, M., and Hernandez, J.M., A Nonlinear Regression Model-Based Predictive Control Algorithm. ISA Transactions (In press).

Abu-Ayyad, M., Dubay, R., and Hernandez, J.M., Application of Infinite Model Approach to other Advanced Control Schemes. ISA Transactions, (In press).

Abu-Ayyad, M., Chinta, L.V., and Dubay, R., Nonlinear Generalized Predictive Control Approach for Challenging SISO Processes. ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems, Oxnard, CA (Sep 2009).

Abu-Ayyad, M., Dubay, R., and Hernandez, J.M., A Nonlinear Model-Based Predictive Controller for Injection Speed. ANTEC Conference, Chicago, IL (June 2009).

Abu-Ayyad, M., and Dubay, R., A New Tuning Strategy for Ill-Conditioned Nonlinear Multivariable Processes. CSME Symposium Conference, Ottawa, Canada (June 2008).

Abu-Ayyad, M., and Dubay, R., Advanced Control Schemes Using Multi-Model Approach for Nonlinear Processes. In Proceedings of the IEEE Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Niagara Falls, Canada (May 2008).

Abu-Ayyad, M., Hernandez, J.M., and Dubay, R., Nonlinear PI Controller for Injection Speed. ANTEC Conference, Milwaukee, WI (May 2008).

Hernandez, J.M., Abu-Ayyad, M., and Dubay, R., Cavity Pressure Control during Injection in an Injection Molding Machine. ANTEC Conference, Milwaukee, WI (May 2008).

Abu-Ayyad, M., and Dubay, R., Real-time comparison of a number of predictive controllers. ISA Transactions, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 411-418, 2007.

Abu-Ayyad, M., and Dubay, R., Important Properties of a new SISO Predictive Controller. CANCAM Symposium Conference, Toronto, Canada (June 2007).

Abu-Ayyad, M., and Dubay, R., Development of an Extended Predictive Controller for Injection Speed. ANTEC Conference, Cincinnati, OH (May 2007).

Abu-Ayyad, M., and Dubay, R., Development of an Extended Predictive Controller for a Speed Control System. Preprints of the IFAC Symposium on Power Plants and Power Systems Control, Kananaskis, Canada (June 2006).

Abu-Ayyad, M., and Dubay, R., MIMO Extended Predictive Control - Implementation and Robust Stability Analysis. ISA Transactions, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 545-561, 2006.

Abu-Ayyad, M., Dubay, R., and Kember, G., SISO Extended Predictive Control - Implementation and Robust Stability Analysis. ISA Transactions, Vol. 45, No. 3, pp. 373-391, 2006.

Haddad, O. M., Al-Nimr, M. A., and Abu-Ayyad, M.A., Numerical Simulations of Forced Convection Flow Past a Parabolic Cylinder Embedded in Porous Media. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Heat and Fluid Flow, Vol. 12, pp. 6-28, 2002.

Education

B.Sc.; M.Sc.; Ph.D. (New Brunswick)

Course Schedule
ME 380
E MCH 212
E MCH 213
MET 403
ET 300
ET 322