Almansour, Ahmad

Almansour, Ahmad

Visiting Lecturer (Full-time)
Faculty of Policy Management
Born1964
DegreesBSC: Mechanical Engineering, Aleppo University(1986), MSC: Ibaraki University(1992), PhD: Hiroshima University(1997), PD: Tokyo University (1999)
Other Positions Currently HeldChairman of Syrian Society for Scientific Research, Chairman of Syrian Society for Japan Graduates
Short Biography1986:BSC, Faculty of Mechanical Enginering, University of Aleppo
1992:MSC, Department of Metallurgy, Ibaraki University
1997:PhD, Department of Materials, Hiroshima University
1999:PD, Department of Metallurgy, University of Tokyo
1996−1997:Research Associate, Faculty of Engineering, Hiroshima University
1997−1999:Researcher, Department of Metallurgy, University of Tokyo
Presently: Associate Professor, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aleppo, Vice President Japan Center for Academic Cooperation.
Areas of ExpertiseErgonomics, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Islamic & Arabic Studies.
Courses TaughtARABIC INTENSIVE 1,ARABIC INTENSIVE 3,ARABIC SKILL,ERGONOMIC DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY,MECHANICAL AND MATERIALS ENGINEERING
AffiliationsSyrian Society for Scientific Research, Archaeological Society of Aleppo
Syrian Computing Society, The Society of Arab Science History, Syrian Engineers Syndicate, Syrian Teachers Syndicate.Environment Friends Society
Syrian Association for Japan Alumni, Arab Academic League.
Selected PublicationsResearch Papers

A. Almansour, M. Azizi, A.M. Jesri, S. Entakly: Effect of Surface Roughness on Corrosion behavior of Aluminum Alloy 6061 in Salt Solution (3.5%NaCl), International Journal of Academic and Scientific Research, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp.37-45, 2015.
A. Almansour, J.S. Osman, S. Hamido: Website Usability, Case Study: Shura System, International Journal of Academic and Scientific Research, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp.1-17, 2015.
M. A. Abdul Karim, A. Almansour, W. Shiekh Dibs: Effect of Cleansing Prepared Tooth Surface With EDTA Solution and Internal Surface of Metal Crown with Re-sandblasting from Provisional Cement Remnants on Final Bond Strength, Research Journal of Aleppo University, Medical Science Series, No. 103, 2015.
A. Almansour, T. Shatra, W. Zayyat: Modeling Production Processes by Using Value Stream Map, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences II, No. 123, 2015.
A. Almansour, M. Hiba, Nahel Taleb: Effect of Forming Parameters and Recrystallization Temperature on Mechanical Properties of CuZn30 Alloy, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences II, No. 122, 2015.
A. Almansour, M. Azizi, A.M. Jesri, S. Entakly: Effect of artificial aging on Structure, Mechanical Properties and Corrosion Behavior of Aluminum Alloy 6061, International Journal of Academic and Scientific Research, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 24-33, 2015.
A. Almansour, T. Shatra, W. Zayyat: Kanban Approach for Managing And Improving The Production Operations, Case Study: Manufacturing of Metallic Silos, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences II, No. 121, 2015.
A. Almansour, Y. Rsheadat, N. A. Agha: Analytical Study By FEM On Maxillary Canine Retraction Using Sliding Mechanics, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences II, No. 121, 2015.
A. Almansour, M. Azizi, A.M. Jesri, S. Entakly: Effect of Deformation Process on Corrosion Behavior of AA6061 in Salt Solution (3.5% NaCl), International Journal of Academic and Scientific Research, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 71-77, 2014.
A. Almansour, M. Hiba, Nahel Taleb: Effect of Cold Rolling Parameters on Grain Size and Hardness of CuZn30 Alloy, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences II, No. 118, 2014.
A. Wati, A. Almansour, A. AL Hussein: Effect of Clay Concentration on Melting Copper Scrap (Copper Waste) to Recover from its Alloys, Aleppo University Journal for Basic Sciences, No. 95, 2014
A. Wati, A. Almansour, A. AL Hussein: Studying the Effect of Temperature and Melting Assisting Salt Fluxes Concentration on Recycling Copper from Its Waste, Aleppo University Journal for Basic Sciences, No. 93, 2014.
A. Almansour, M.J. Alshehne, and N. Mahfouz: The Metallic Coronary Stents: Materials and Design Aspects, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences II, No. 113, 2013.
A. Almansour, T. Shatrah: Anthropometric measurements and their applications – Case study: Aleppo fire brigade, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences II, No. 111, 2013.
A. Almansour, M.J. Alshehne, S.H. Omar, R. Ali: The effect of lead content reduction on the mechanical and machining properties of copper alloys, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences II, No. 110, 2013.
M. A. Abdulkareem, A. Almansour, W. Karzoun: A Study of the Effect of Fracture Strength for the Posterior Endodontically Treated Teeth Supported by Onlay Composite Resin restoration - In Vitro Study, Aleppo University Research Journal for Medical Sciences, No. 77, 2011.
M. A. Abdulkareem, A. Almansour, W. Karzoun: Fracture strength of endodontically treated maxillary premolar supported by transfixed horizontally resin reinforced glass fiber post, Aleppo University Research Journal for Medical Sciences, No. 77, 2011.
M. A. Abdulkareem, A. Almansour,Y. Almrei: Retention of Stainless Steel Post Cemented with Two Luting Agents, Aleppo University Research Journal for Medical Sciences, No. 73, 2010.
M. A. Abdulkareem, A. Almansour,Y. Almrei: In Vitro Evaluation of the Retention of Glass Fiber and Stainless Steel Posts, Aleppo University Research Journal for Medical Sciences, No. 73, 2010.
M.J. Alshehne, A. Almansour, A. A. Ammouri: Numerical Study on the effect of RSW Process Parameters on Characteristics of Weld-Bonded joints Using FEM, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences, No. 78, 2010.
A. Almansour, M.J. Alshehne: Quantitative Image Analysis by Reference Circle Method, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences, No. 76, 2009.
M.J. Alshehne, A. Almansour, S. Antakli: Mechanical properties and industrial applications of opened cell aluminum foam manufactured by sodium chloride, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences, No. 76, 2009
M.J. Alshehne, A. Almansour, S. Antakli: Production of Open Cell Aluminum Foam Using Sodium Chloride, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences, No. 75, 2009
S. Akta, A. Almansour, A. N. Jilo, Improvement of Properties of Moving Steel Chains working under high temperatures using Carbon Steel, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences, No. 72, 2009.
S. Akta, A. Almansour, A. N. Jilo, Improvement of Properties of Moving Steel Chains working under high temperatures using Alloy Steel, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences, No. 71, 2009.
A. Almansour, M. J. Alshehne, M. Azizi, A. Shehadeh, Study of Corrosion and protection Metallic Artifacts, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences, No. 67, 2009.
Z.Alkhattab, A.Almansour: Simulation of the Mechanical Behavior of Human Temporo-Mandibular Joint Using FEM, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences, No. 66, 2009.
A. Almansour, J.Alshehne: Simulation of the Degradation of Metallic Artifacts at Aleppo Museum, Aleppo University Journal for Engineering Sciences, No. 60, 2008.
C. Degrigny, V. Argyropoulos, P. Pouli, M. Grech, K. Kreislova, M. Harith, F. Mirambet, A.G. Karydas, A. Arafat, Z. al Saad, E. Angelini, G. Ingo, P. Vassiliou, E. Cano, N. Hajjaji, A. Almansour and P. Letardi Proceedings of the 7th European Conference “SAUVEUR”, Safeguarded Cultural Heritage, Understanding &Viability for the Enlarged Europe, pp. 879-881, EC 2007.
C.Degrigny, V.Argyropoulos, P.Pouli, M.Grech, K.Kreislova, M.Harith, F.Mirambet, A.Arafat, E.Angelini, E.Cano, N.Hajjaji, A.Cilingiroglu, A.Almansour and L. Mahfoud, The methodology for the PROMET project to develop/test new non-toxic corrosion inhibitors and coatings for iron and copper alloy objects housed in Mediterranean museums, ICOM-CC Metal WG METAL’07 conference, Amsterdam, September, 2007.
W. Sabbagh, M. Hisham Naasan, A. Almsnour: Al-Kubjaki and His Manuscript "Kanz Aljjujar Fi Maarifatil Ahjar" (The Treasure of Merchants for Knowing the Gems), Aleppo University Journal for the History of Arab Science, No. 2, 2007.
A. Almansour, M. J. Alshehne: Study of Al Alloy Cast By Lost Foam Process and the Influence of the Technological Parameters, Bassel al-Assad Journal for Engineering Sciences, No. 24, pp. 161-182, 2007.
H Shindo, D Sakurai, A Almansour, T Okane: Development of Steel Plate- Cast Iron Hybrid Casting Process for recycling of low level radioactive , Materials Science Forum, 2000.
Hisashi Nakamura, Takakuni Hirabayashi, Jun Akimoto, Kenji Takahashi, Hideaki Shindo, Daihachiro Sakurai, Ahmad Almansour, Toshimitsu Okane and Takateru Umeda; An investigation of steel plate-cast iron hybrid casting process for recycling of low level radioactive metal waste, Materials Science Forum Solidification and Gravity 2000, 329330 (2000) , 441 – 448
NAKAMURA HISASHI (Japan At. Energy Res. Inst.) HIRABAYASHI TAKAKUNI (Japan At. Energy Res. Inst.) AKIMOTO JUN(Mitsubishi Mater. Corp.) SAKURAI DAIHACHIRO (Mitsubishi Mater. Corp.) ALMANSOUR A (Univ. of Tokyo, Grad. Sch.) OKANE TOSHIMITSU (Univ. of Tokyo, Grad. Sch.) UMEDA TAKATERU (Univ. of Tokyo, Grad. Sch.): Analyses of fluidity and solidification of composite casting of an iron ball, Nippon Chuzo Kogakkai Zenkoku Koen Taikai Koen Gaiyoshu, VOL.134; NO.; PAGE.68 (1999).
H. Nakamura, T. Hirabayashi, J. Akimoto, K. Takahashi, H. Shindoh, D. Sakurai, A. Almansour, T. Okane, T. Umeda: Steel Plate -Cast Iron Hybrid Casting with Steel Shot Mold, 4th Pacific Rim International Conf. On Modeling of Casting and Solidification Processes (MCSP-4), Seoul, Korea, Sept. 1999.
J. Akimoto, A. Almansour, H. Nakamura, T. Hirabayashi, T. Okane, D. Sakurai, T. Umeda: Solidification Analysis of Steel Shot Mold Hybrid Casting Flow, All Japan Meeting No. 134, Japan Foundry Men Society, pp69, May, 1999.
J. Akimoto, Takahashi, A. Almansour, H. Nakamura, T. Hirabayashi, T. Okane, D. Sakurai, T. Umeda: Simulation of Fluid Flow, Solidification and Deformation of Hybrid Casting of Recycled Low Level Radioactive Metal Waste, All Japan Meeting No. 135, Japan Foundry Men Society, pp16, Nov., 1999.
A. Almansour, T. Umeda, T. Okane, K. Matsugi and O. Yanagisawa: Characterization of Spatial Distribution of Graphite in Ductile Cast Iron, Int. J. Cast Metals Res., vol. 11, 1999, pp. 453-458.
H. Nakamura, T. Hirabayashi, J. Akimoto, K. Takahashi, H. Shindo, D. Sakurai, A. Almansour, T. Okane, T. Umeda: An Investigation of Steel Plate-Cast Iron Hybrid Casting Process for Recycling of Low level Radioactive Metal Waste, Int. J. Cast Metals Res., vol. 11, 1999, pp. 339-343
A. Almansour, O. Yanagisawa, K. Matsugi and T. Hatayama: Computer Model For The Characterisation of The Size Distribution of Spheroidal Graphite in Ductile Cast Iron, Int. J. Cast Metals Res., Vol. 10, 1998, pp. 321-327
A. Almansour, K. Matsugi, T. Hatayama and O. Yanagisawa: Modeling of Growth and Impingement of Spherical Grains, Materials Trans., JIM, Vol. 37, No. 10 (1996), pp. 1595-1601.
A. Almansour, K. Matsugi, T. Hatayama and O. Yanagisawa: Computer Simulation of Solid State Transformation in Fe-C-Si Ternary Ductile Cast Iron, Materials Trans., JIM, Vol. 37, No. 4 (1996), pp. 612-619.
A. Almansour, K. Matsugi, T. Hatayama and O. Yanagisawa: Simulating Solidification of Spheroidal Graphite Cast Iron of Fe-C-Si System, Materials Trans., JIM, Vol. 36, No. 12 (1995), pp. 1487-1495.
柳沢平, Ahmad Almansour ,加茂修治,松木一弘,畑山東明:コンピュータ・モデルによる球状黒鉛鋳鉄中黒鉛の3次元粒径分布推定法の検討,鋳造工学,第70,第1号(1998),pp. 7-13.
柳沢平,Ahmad Almansour,松木一弘,畑山東明:Fe-C-Si系球状黒鉛鋳鉄の凝固組織予測のためのコンピュータ・シミュレーション,日本金属学会誌,第60巻,第11号(1996),pp. 1101-1107.
A. Almansour, K. Matsugi, T. Hatayama and O. Yanagisawa: Modeling the Solidification and the Solid State Transformation of Fe-C-Si Ternary Ductile Cast Iron, Proceedings of the 3rd Asia-Pasific Symposium on Advances in Engineeing Plasticity and its Applications, ed. by T. Abe et al., August (1996), pp. 641-646.
A. Almansour, M. Mukai, K. Matsugi, T. Hatayama and O. Yanagisawa: Dendrite Grain Shape Model in Computer Simulation of Solidification, Proceedings of the Second Asian Foundry Congress, ed. by K. Nakamura et al., October (1994), pp. 401-408.
A. Almansour, Y. Umeda, T. Hatayama and O. Yanagisawa: 2-Dimensional Computer Simulation for Solidification Structure Prediction of Al-Si-Cu Alloy, Proceedings of the International Conference on Mechanical Behavior of Ductile Cast Iron and Other Cast Metals, ed. by H. Nishitani et al., August (1993), pp. 294-299.

Books
J. Akkad, R. Ali, M.J. Alshehne, A. Almansour: Copper, 2014.
Y. Farrouh, Y. Hassoun, K. Fujihiro, A. Almansour: Ductile Cast Iron, Arabic Translation of The original Book by AFS, with a full tri-lingual metallurgical dictionary, Printed by JICA, 2002.
K. Uzuka, A. Almansour: To The People of Foundry in Syria: a Guide book for Foundry, Printed by JICA, 2008.
A. Almansour, M. J. Alshehne: Metallurgy, Aleppo University Press, 2009. (Under print)
R. Jamous, R. Haidari, Etd.: A. Okuda, A. Almansour: Arabic Language I, Japan Center For Academic Cooperation, University of Aleppo, 2003.
R. Jamous, R. Haidari, Etd.: A. Okuda, A. Almansour: Arabic Language II, Japan Center For Academic Cooperation, University of Aleppo, 2003.
R. Jamous, R. Haidari, Etd.: A. Okuda, A. Almansour: Arabic Language III, Japan Center For Academic Cooperation, University of Aleppo, 2003.
R. Jamous, R. Haidari, Etd.: A. Okuda, A. Almansour: Arabic Grammar, Japan Center For Academic Cooperation, University of Aleppo, 2004.
Message to StudentsThe cultural exchange situation in the world is not performing well due to some stereotyping issues. I hope, I can be a bridge between Islam and Arab culture and Japan.
Project Web Pagehttp://nafidha.sfc.keio.ac.jp/
Home Pagehttps://abuasem.wordpress.com/
Contact Information5322 Endo Fujisawa, Kanagawa 252-0882 Japan
Keio University Shonan Fujisawa Campus
TEL : 0466-49-3444
amansour [ at ] sfc.keio.ac.jp
* Please replace [ at ] with @ in the email address before you send it out.