Prof.Asst. Dr. Mowafak Shiaa Alwan
Dean of College of Engineering (Acting)

Name: Muwaffaq Shiaa Alwan
Academic Degree: Professor
Scientific Title: Professor Assistant Doctor
Place and date of birth: Baghdad 1970
Marital status: married
Children: 3
Religion / Muslim
Major: Mechanical / Thermal Engineering
Position: Dean of College of Engineering (Vice Dean) / Iraqi University
Work at: Al-Iraqia University / College of Engineering / Baghdad

personal information

1- Certificate: Bachelor’s degree
Major: Mechanical / General Mechanical Engineering
Donor: University of Technology / Iraq / Baghdad
Date of obtaining the certificate: 1992
2- Certificate: Master’s degree
Major: Mechanical Engineering / Fluid Dynamics
Donor: University of Technology / Iraq / Baghdad
Date of obtaining the certificate: 1996
3- Certificate: PhD
Major: Mechanical / Thermal Engineering
Donor: University of Technology / Iraq / Baghdad
Date of obtaining the certificate: 2012

Academic Achievement

– Dean of College of Engineering / Al-Iraqia University since 11/17/2019 until now.
– Dean Assistant of College of Engineering for Scientific Affairs and Student Affairs / Al-Iraqia
University since 6/8/2015 until now
– Secretary of College of Engineering Board / Iraqi University / 2014-2015
– Rapporteur of Electromechanical Engineering Department / University of Technology / 2012-2014.
– Rapporteur of Technological Education Department / University of Technology / 2003-2005.
– Rapporteur of Mechanical Engineering Branch / Technological Education Department / University
of Technology / 2002-2003.

Occupation & Administrative Assignment

Academic Achievement

no Organization (college-university) The subjects you studied period from- to
1 Department of Machine and Equipment Engineering / University of Technology
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Fluids
  • Computer
  • 1998-1996
    2 Higher Institute of Mechanical Professions / Libya
  • Fluids
  • Heat Transfer
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Dynamic Heat
  • 2002-1998
    3 Department of Electromechanical Engineering / University of
  • Mathematics
  • Computer
  • Dynamic heat
  • Heat transfer
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Fluids
  • 2014-2002
    4 Department of Electromechanical Engineering / University of Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Engineering Drawing
  • 2014-12-31 Until now
    Theses and letters that have been supervised:

    -Supervising many projects of undergraduate studies students.
    – Supervising masters’ students.
    – Supervising a master’s student Currently.
    – Supervising a PhD student currently.
    -Discussing several MA and PhD theses.
    – Evaluation of many scientific research and master’s theses.

    Membership of Professional Unions:

    *Member of Iraqi Engineers Syndicate.
    *Member of Iraqi Academics Syndicate.
    * Member of Iraqi Teachers Syndicate.
    *Member of Nanoscale Association.

    Scientific Conferences and Seminars:

    -Chairman of Scientific Committee for Scientific Conferences and Seminars at College of
    Engineering / Al-Iraqia University for several years.
    – Chairman of Preparatory Committee for Scientific Conferences and Seminars at College of
    Engineering / Al-Iraqia University for several years.
    – Chairman of Preparatory Committee and Session Chair for scientific symposium tagged
    (Information and Communication Technology Perspectives in Education Development) held by
    College of Engineering / Al-Iraqia University / 4/30/2015.
    – Member of Preparatory Committee and Rapporteur of the symposium of (Future Prospects for
    Development of Petroleum Industries in Iraq) in 4-6-2015 University of Technology.
    – Member of the scientific committee of the symposium of (future prospects for
    electromechanical engineering) University of Technology.
    – Rapporteur of second session of the tagged symposium (Reality of continuing education in
    universities and its role in developing human capabilities and community service), as well as
    participating in many scientific conferences and seminars, including:
    1. Modern applications of lasers in engineering, medical and environmental fields.
    2. Information technology and future prospects.
    3. Economics of oil and gas in Iraq and future prospects.
    4. The importance of scientific research and quality systems in Iraq.
    5. Biomedical and biological materials engineering.
    6. The First National Conference on Renewable Energy and its Applications.
    7. The second scientific conference on modern technologies in oil refining.
    8. The Fourth International Scientific Conference on Nanotechnology, Advanced Materials and
    Their Applications.

    Scientific Researches:

    1- Characteristics of Noise from two Parallel Jets with Unequal Velocity.
    2- Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Film Cooling Thermal Performance for
    Staggered Rows of Circular Jet.
    3- Thermal Performance of Film Cooling for Two Staggered Rows of Circular Jet.
    4- Effect of Staggered and Inline Holes Rows Arrangement on Film Cooling Performance.
    5- Effect of Coolant Jet Holes Arrangement on Film Cooling.
    6- A comparative Study on Enhancement of Heat Transfer and flow in Straight tube and Helical
    Tube by Using Oil – Based Nanofluids.
    7- Effect of Holes Arrangement on Effusion Cooling Performance.
    8- Experimental Investigation of Heat Transfer and Flow of Spiral Coil Heat Exchanger for Ag,
    Cu and ZrO2Nanofluids.
    9- High Efficiency A/C System Development Using Automated Water Mist System.
    10- Effect of trench geometry on Film Cooling Performance.

    Permanent Committees that Dr. Mowafak had worked in

    -Member of Al- Iraqia University Council for period from 11/17/2019 until now.
    – Head of the examination committee at College of Engineering / Al- Iraqia University.
    -Member of Ministerial Committee to determine capacity of private colleges for academic year 2019-2020.
    -Member of Scientific Sobriety Committee of Al- Iraqia University since 2015 until now.
    -Member of Graduate Studies Committee of Al- Iraqia University since 2015 until now.
    -Member of Study Leaves Committee inside Iraq for Al- Iraqia University since 2015 until now.
    -Chairman of Scientific Committee at College of Engineering / Iraqi University for period from 2015 until
    now.
    -Chairman of Graduate Studies Committee at College of Engineering / Al- Iraqia University for period from
    2016 until now.
    – Chairman of Evening Admission Committee at College of Engineering / Al- Iraqia for period from 2015
    until now.
    -Chairman of Student Discipline Committee at College of Engineering / Al- Iraqia University for period
    from 2015 until now.
    -Chairman of Committee for Seminars and Conferences at College of Engineering / Al-Iraqia University
    for the period from 2015 until now.
    -Member of Ministerial Committee for establishing Iraqi Colleges 2014/2015.
    -Member of examination supervising committee / College of Engineering / Al-Iraqia University for several
    years.
    -Member of examination committee in Network Engineering Department / College of Engineering / AlIraqia University 2014-2015.
    – Rapporteur of Scientific Promotion Committee in Department of Electromechanical Engineering /
    University of Technology from 2003 to 2005.
    -Member of exams committee in Department of Electromechanical Engineering / University of Technology
    from 2002 until 2005.
    -Chairman of Student and Teaching Affairs Committee for many years.
    -Member of Educational Guidance Committee for many years.
    – Chairman of Committee for First Stage Students Distribution of Scientific Branches of Electromechanical
    Department for years 2012 and 2013.
    -Member of website supervising committee at Electromechanical Engineering Department / University of
    Technology
    -Member of Disciplinary Committee of Electromechanical Engineering Department / University of
    Technology for several years.
    -Member of scientific committee in seminars held in Electromechanical Engineering Department /
    University of Technology.
    -Member of Board Mechanical Engineering branch and Energy Engineering Branch for several years.
    -Member of Board of Technology Education Department and Electromechanical Engineering Department
    for several years.