Assoc Prof Dr. Mohammad Hosseini Fouladi

Assoc Prof Dr. Mohammad Hosseini Fouladi

Programme Director - Postgraduate

B.Sc., M.Sc., PhD

hosseini@taylors.edu.my
Subjects Taught
  • Statics
  • Dynamics
  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Multidisciplinary Engineering Design
  • Mechanical Vibration
Research Interests
  • Noise and Vibration Control
  • Machine Condition Monitoring
Industry Experience
  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Vibration Analysis, Measurement, and Control, Columbia International Publishing Ltd., USA, 2012-Now.
  • FRGS Grant Lead Researcher: “Characterization of Acoustic Flow Resistivity and Acoustic Absorption for Organic-Fiber Materials”, RM46400, Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia (MOHE), Oct. 2010- Mar. 2013.
  • Demonstrations for the Short Course on “Vibration Analysis for Machinery On Board Ship”, 25-28 Aug. Royal Malaysian Navy, Lumut, Perak, 2008.
  • Introduction to Vibration and Acoustic transducers, Sound level meter application, Basics of Machine Condition Monitoring (MCM) and Modal Analysis. Short Course on Sound & Vibration Analysis and Measurement Techniques. S & V Teknik Co., 24-25 March, Blue Wave hotel, Shah Alam, 2008.
  • Vibration Measurement and Analysis for Baggage Handling System, Demonstration for Short Course on Machine Condition Monitoring Using Vibration Analysis Technique, Malaysian Airport Berhad (MAB), 14 Jan., MAB Training Centre, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), 2008.
  • Vibration Measurement and Analysis for Baggage Handling System, Demonstration for Short Course on Machine Condition Monitoring Using Vibration Analysis Technique, Malaysian Airport Berhad (MAB), 10-11 Sept, 9 Nov. , MAB Training Centre, Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA), 2007.
Publications
  • Book Chapters
    • Hosseini Fouladi, M., Nassir, M.H., Ghassem, M., Shamel, M., Yeng Peng, S., Yi Wen, S., Zong Xin, P., Mohd Nor, M.J. Utilizing Malaysian Natural Fibers as Sound Absorber. In, Modeling and Measurement Methods for Acoustic Waves and for Acoustic Microdevices. InTech, ISBN: 978-953-51-1189-4, pp.161-170, 2013.
    • Abdullah, S., Kadhim, N.A., Ariffin, A.K., Hosseini, M., Dynamic Analysis of an Automobile Lower Suspension Arm Using Experiment and Numerical Technique. In, New Trends and Developments in Automotive System Engineering. InTech, ISBN: 978-953-307-517-4, pp. 231-248, 2011.

  • Book Edition
    • Proceedings of the 3rd Regional Conference on Noise, Vibration and Comfort (NVC2010), Putrajaya, Malaysia, ISBN: 978-983-2982-34-0, 2010.

  • Journals
    • Ayub, Md., Hosseini Fouladi, M., Ghassem, M., Mohd Nor, M.J., Soheili Najafabadi, H., Amin, N., Zulkifli, R. Analysis on Multiple Perforated Plate Sound Absorber made of Coir Fiber, International Journal of Acoustics and Vibration (IJAV) (ACCEPTED FOR PUBLICATION).
    • Improvement of Fire Retardant Property of Natural Fiber. Yeng Peng, S., Yi Wen, S., Zong Xin, P., Jegachandra, S., Hosseini Fouladi, M., Shamel M.M., Chien Hwa, C., Namasivayam, S.N., Ghassem, M., Mohd Nor, M.J. Applied Mechanics and Materials, (471) 261-266 (2014).
    • Al-atabi, M., Namasivayam, S., Chien Hwa, C., Choong, F., Hosseini Fouladi, M. A holistic approach to develop engineering programme outcomes: a case study of Taylor's university, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Special Issue on Engineering Education, 19-30 (2013).
    • Namasivayam, S., Al-atabi, M., Chien Hwa, C., Choong, F., Hosseini Fouladi, M., Gamboa, R.A., Sivanesan, S. A blueprint for executing continual quality improvement in an engineering undergraduate programme, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Special Issue on Engineering Education, 31-37 (2013).
    • Namasivayam, S., Al-atabi, M., Chien Hwa, C., Choong, F., Hosseini Fouladi, M., Gamboa, R.A. A blueprint for measuring programme outcomes. Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Special Issue on Engineering Education, 46-55 (2013).
    • Hosseini Fouladi, M., Mohd. Nor, M. J., Ayub, M., Ghassem, M. Enhancement of coir fiber normal incidence sound absorption coefficient, Journal of Computational Acoustics, 20 (1), 125003.1 -125003.15 (2012).
    • Ayub, M., Mohd. Nor, M.J., Hosseini Fouladi, M., Zulkifli, R., Amin, N. A practical acoustical absorption analysis of coir fiber based on rigid frame modeling, Acoustical Physics 58(2), 246-255 (2012).
    • Junoh, A.K., Nopiah, Z.M, Abdul, A.H., Mohd Nor, M.J., Ariffin, A.K., Hosseini Fouladi, M. A Study on the Effects of Tyre Vibration to the Noise in Passenger Car Cabin, International Journal of Engineering 6(1), 53-69 (2012).
    • Daruis, D.D.I, Deros, B.M., Nor, M.J.M. and Hosseini Fouladi, M., Relationship Between Objective And Subjective Methods In Evaluating Static Discomfort of Car Driver Seat, Advanced Materials Research (433-440), 4997-5003 (2012).
    • Ayub, M., Mohd Nor, M.J., Zulkifli, R., Hosseini Fouladi, M., Amin, N. A study on the acoustical absorption behavior of coir fiber using miki model, International Journal of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (IJMME) 6(3), 343-349 (2011).
    • Hosseini Fouladi, M., Ghassem, M., Ayub, M., Mohd. Nor, M. J., Implementation of coir fiber as acoustic absorber material, Noise & Vibration Worldwide, Multi Science Publishing, 42(9), 11-16 (2011), DOI: 10.1260/0957-4565.42.9.11.
    • Daruis, D.D.I, Deros, B.M., Nor, M.J.M. and Hosseini Fouladi, M., An Integrated Model of Static and Dynamic Measurement for Seat Discomfort, Industrial Engineering & Management Systems 10 (3), 185-190 (2011).
    • Hosseini Fouladi, M., Ayub, M., Mohd. Nor, M.J. Analysis of coir fiber acoustical characteristics. Applied Acoustics 72 (1), 35-42 (2011). (This paper has been ranked 3th among the Top25 hottest articles in Applied Acoustics from Oct. 2010 to Dec. 2010).
    • Hosseini Fouladi, M., Mohd. Nor, M.J., Inayatullah, O. and Kamal Ariffin, A. Evaluation of Seat Vibration Sources in Driving Condition Using Spectral Analysis. Journal of Engineering Science and Technology 6 (3), 339-356 (2011).
    • Mohd. Nor, M.J., Ayub, M.d., Zulkifli, R., Amin, N., Hosseini Fouladi, M. Effect of different factors on the acoustic absorption of coir fiber. American Journal of Applied Sciences 10 (22), 2887-2892 (2010), ISSN: 1812-5654.
    • Mohd. Nor, M.J., Ayub, M.d., Zulkifli, R., Amin, N., Hosseini Fouladi, M. Effect of compression on the acoustic absorption of coir fiber. American Journal of Applied Sciences 7 (9), 1285-1290 (2010), ISSN: 1546-9239.
    • Hosseini Fouladi, M., Mohd. Nor, M.J., Ayub, Md. & Leman, Z.A. Utilization of coir fiber in multilayer acoustic absorption panel. Applied Acoustics 71(3), 241-249 (2010). (This paper has been ranked 15th among the Top25 hottest articles in Applied Acoustics from Oct. 2009 to Sep. 2010).
    • Nahvi, H., Hosseini Fouladi, M., Mohd. Nor, M.J. Evaluation of whole body vibration and ride comfort in a passenger car. International Journal of Acoustics and Vibration (IJAV) 14 (3), 143-149 (2009).
    • Hosseini Fouladi, M., Mohd. Nor, M.J., Kamal Ariffin, A. & Abdullah, S. Inverse combustion force estimation based on response measurement outside the combustion chamber and signal processing. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 23, 2519-2537 (2009).
    • Hosseini Fouladi, M., Mohd. Nor, M.J. & Kamal Ariffin, A. Spectral analysis methods for vehicle interior vibro-acoustics identification, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 23, 489-500 (2009). (This paper is among the Top25 hottest articles in Mechanical Systems and signal processing Oct.-Dec. 2008).
    • Mohd. Nor., M.J., Hosseini Fouladi, M., Nahvi, H. & Kamal Ariffin, A. Index for vehicle acoustical comfort inside a passenger car, Applied Acoustics 69, 343–353 (2008). (This paper has high rank among the Top25 hottest articles in Applied Acoustics Jan.-Jun. 2008).
Guest Lectures Delivered
  • Theory and Hands-on Course on Modal Analysis, 25 January 2012, Malaysian Rubber Board, Sungai Buloh, Selangor, Malaysia, 2012.
Student Supervision
  • PhD Projects
    • Analytical Modelling of Acoustic Wave Propagation Through the Organic Fiber Material. (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • An Analytical Model Of The Response Of Sound Boards Of Classical Guitars. (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor

  • Undergraduate Final Year Project
    • Development of Design Optimisation Methodology for Home Appliance Product Part Designs (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • An Engineering Approach to Reduce Noise Level in Public Area (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Development of An Integrated Approach to Tube Assembly FE Model Correlation (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Vibration Control in Human Powered Vehicle (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Developing An Integrated Approach to Base Pan FE Model Correlation (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Developing technical know-how on designing cost-effective modal test fixtures for EMA on multi-bent phosphorus deoxidized tubes (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Ultrasonic recordings and signal processing of bats (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Developing an integrated approach to FE Model correlation on multi-bent deoxidised copper phosphorous tubes (computational approach) (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Design and fabrication of enhanced handheld hydraulic wrench (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Noise reduction at Taylor’s temptation restaurant (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Vibration Isolation for Machinery (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Motorized Bat Wing (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
    • Development of an experimental modal analysis (EMA) testing procedure for multi-bent copper phosphorous tubes (on-going, Taylor’s University Malaysia) – Principal Supervisor
Awards & Honours
  • Bronze Medal Winner, Malaysia Technology Expo 2012, for the invention “Application of Natural Fibers in Acoustic Absorption Panel”, 2012.
  • Committee Member, Regional Conference on Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanics, Manufacturing & Architecture (EM3ARC), Palm Garden Hotel, Putrajaya, Malaysia (2007).
  • Committee member of the 3rd Regional Conference on Noise, Vibration and Comfort (NVC2010), Putrajaya, Malaysia, June 2010.
Professional Affiliations
  • Chartered Engineer, Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), UK.
  • Member of the International Association of Engineers (IAENG)-