Dr. Hailu Shimels Gebremedhen

Dr. Hailu Shimels Gebremedhen
Assistant Professor


Dr. Hailu Shimels Gebremedhen


BSc: BSc in Mechanical Engineering, Jimma University, 2009

MSc: MSc in Mechanical Engineering (Mechanical Design), Addis Ababa University, 2013

PhD: PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, 2018

Academic experience

[December 2018 – now]      Assistant professor, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

[May 2013 – Nov. 2018]            Lecturer, Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

 [Sep. 2010 – May 2013]        Assistant Lecturer  , Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

 [Sept. 2009 – Sept 2010]       Graduate Assistant II,Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

Certifications or professional registrations

Outcome Based Education for Technologies and Graduate Assistant,19 December 2014.

LabVIEW for Control System Design and Biomedical Applications, 24th -25th May 2017

Certificate of Participation for 50hrs workshop on instructional Skills, October 22- December 31, 2009.

Certificate of Appreciation for attending a student development program by Student Support Services Counselling and Student Development unit on “Effective Time Management”, 7th June 2017

Certificate of participation for the notable contribution as presenter at the “6th International Conference on Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering 19th -20th October 2015.

Certificate of Participation for participation in International Conference on Production, Energy and Reliability (ICEPER 2016) as a Paper Presenter, 15-17,August 2016.

Crime Awareness and Drug Prevention by Malaysia Royal Police, 11 March 2015.

Current membership in professional organizations

International Association of Engineers (membership number: 223123)

Honors and awards

Graduate assistantship scheme as a post graduate student at Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS

Certificate of excellence for recognition of outstanding effort and success in carrying out final year project from Jimma university , 2009

Letter of recognition for research effort and publishing in scientific journals from March 2013 to March 2014.

Publications and presentations

Gebremedhen,H., Woldemichael, D.E., and F. M. Hashim.” Three-Dimensional Stress Based Topology Optimization Using SIMP method”, International Journal for Simulation and Multidisciplinary Design Optimization,10, A1(2019)

Gebremedhen,H.S.and Woldemichael , D.E” A Firefly Algorithm Based Hybrid Method for Structural Topology Optimization”, Advances in Engineering Software (Submitted on December and waiting for decision)

Gebremedhen,H.SWoldemichael, D.E., and F. M. Hashim, “Effect of Filtering Techniques in Topology Optimization on Additive Manufacturing Process”,7th EAI International Conference on Advancements of Science and Technology (Submitted on December 2018 and waiting for decision)

Gebremedhen,H.S.,  Woldemichael, D.E., and F. M. Hashim. “A comparative study on stress and compliance based structural topology optimization”. InIO P Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 2017 Oct (Vol. 241, No. 1, p. 012003). IOP Publishing.

Gebremedhen,H. S., Woldemichael, D.E., and F. M. Hashim. “A literature survey on challenges in stress-based topology optimization”.ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, vol. 11, no. 24, pp. 14188 –14194, 2016.

Gebremedhen,H. S., Woldemichael, D.E., and F. M. Hashim. “Effect of Modeling Parameters in SIMP Based Stress Constrained Structural Topology Optimization”.  International Journal of Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering IJMME-IJENS Vol:17 No:06,.2017

Gebremedhen,H. S., Woldemichael, D.E., and F. M. Hashim. “Structural topology optimization subjected to relaxed stress and design variables”.ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, vol. 10, no. 10, pp. 6490 –6495, 2016.

Narasimha, M., M. Hailu Shimels, R. Reji Kumar, and AchamyelehAemro. "Enhancing Productivity by Using Adjustable Multi-Spindle Attachment." International Journal of Computational Engineering Research, Vol, 3(4).2013.

Shimels H,Woldesenbet E. “Particleboard from Ethiopian Lowland Bamboo”. International Journal of Research in Mechanical Engineering, Vol, 2(1).2014.

Ali, A.N., Shukurea, A., Zeleke, E. and Shimels, H., Analysis of Needle Bearing Cross Shaft TurnnionContact.”Analysis of Needle Bearing Cross Shaft Turnnion Contact.”, International Journal of Research in Mechanical Engineering, Vol, 1(2).2013.

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