Syed Murtaza Jaffar

Syed Murtaza Jaffar

Syed Murtaza Jaffar

Laboratory Instructor, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Address: PO Box 127788, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Telephone: +971-(0)2-5018361

Fax: +971-(0)2-4472442



  • M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (USA), 1994
  • M.Sc., Aerospace Engineering, Boston University (USA), 1989
  • B.Sc., Aerospace Engineering, NED University (Pakistan), 1981
  • CAD – AutoCAD, ProE
  • Statics
  • Dynamics
  • Control Systems
  • Vibrations
  • Strength of Materials
  • Mechanical Design Labs
  • Solid Mechanics Labs
  • Computer Programming
  • Freshman Physics and Mathematics
  • Nonlinear Control Systems
  • Vibrations
  • Fluid Mechanics/Aerodynamics
  • Fluid-Structure Interaction [ANSYS]
  • Navigation and Control of Space Vehicles
  • Laser Ultrasonics
  • Microcontroller Applications
  • Diana, Maria T., Terry, Wayne S., Jaffar, Syed M., “A Control Problem in a Polluted Environment “, Int. J. Math. Bio-Sciences (4/96)
  • E. Zergeroglu, W. Dixon, D. M. Dawson, S. Jaffar and M. Hannan “ Lyapunov-Based Set-Point Control of the Acrobot “, Proc. Of the 1998 IEEE Conference on Control Applications, Trieste, Italy, Sept. 1-4, 1998
  • Jaffar, Syed M. and Rahn, Christopher D., “Whisker Frequency Response”, Internal report for the Office of Naval Research (ONR), NJ, USA (4/98)