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Dr Ashraf Fahmy Abdo

Senior Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering

Email address

Office - 311
Third Floor
Engineering North
Bay Campus
Available For Postgraduate Supervision


Dr ASHRAF FAHMY received the BEng (Hons) in Electrical Engineering, 1992, the MSc with specialisation in Flux Vector Control of Electric Machines, 1999, both from Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt, and the Ph.D. with specialisation in Neuro-Fuzzy Control of Robotic Manipulators, 2005, from Cardiff University, UK. He has over 28 years of expertise in soft computing decision-making, Data mining and Machine learning, Manufacturing systems, Robotic manipulation, Soft Robotics, Cybernetics, Control systems engineering, Electric drives, and Electrical power engineering. He is currently a Senior Lecturer at the Faculty of Science and Engineering, Swansea University. He is an Electrical Power and Machines control engineer by education, Robotics and control engineer by research, and a manufacturing systems consultant by UK and MENA region experience.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Robotic manipulation
  • Soft Robotics Control
  • Cybernetics & Control systems engineering
  • Electric drives
  • Electrical power engineering
  • Soft computing decision-making
  • Data mining and Machine learning
  • Manufacturing systems Engineering

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

MSc, MPhil, PhD Supervision

Industrial Oriented PhD Supervision

Industrial Research

Research Award Highlights