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Moustafa El-Gindy

Dr. Moustafa El-Gindy
Bsc, MSc, PhD (Technical University of Budapest), PEng

Associate Professor

Department of Automotive, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

Contact information

2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, Ontario L1H 7K4
Office: ACE 4021

905.721.8668 ext. 5718
905.721.3370 (fax)

moustafa.el-gindy@uoit.ca

Office hours:
Tuesday 12:00 - 13:30


Research topics

  • Aircraft landing dynamics
  • Articulated heavy vehicles
  • Bus testing and simulation
  • Crash testing and simulations
  • High-velocity impact and ballistics simulation
  • Multi wheels military vehicles dynamics
  • Self-steering axles simulation
  • Tire mechanics
  • Tire-soft and hard soils interaction
  • Vehicle dynamics
  • and Virtual human modelling.

Education

  • PhD (Mechanical Engineering) Technical University of Budapest, Hungary, 1980
  • MSc (Automotive Engineering), Ain Shams University, Egypt, 1975
  • BSc (Automotive Engineering), Ain Shams University, Egypt, 1971

Courses

  • Automotive Engineering;
  • Heavy Vehicle Dynamics;
  • Mechanical Vibrations;
  • Statics and Solid Mechanics;
  • Vehicle Design; and
  • Vehicle Dynamics.

Research and expertise

Publications and presentations

  • Selected publications and presentations

    Refereed journal publications:

    1. Shahram Shokouhfar, Subhash Rakheja and Moustafa El-Gindy “Development of a Rolling Truck Tire Model using an Automatic Model Regeneration Algorithm“ International Journal of Vehicle Systems Modeling and Testing (IJVSMT) (Accepted, November 2015)
    2. Laith Dababneh and Moustafa El-Gindy, “Driver vigilance level detection systems: a literature survey”, International Journal of Vehicle Performance (IJVP), Vol.2, No.1, 2015
    3. Patrick Galipeau-Belair, Moustafa El-Gindy, Srikanth Ghantae, David Critchley, and Sarathy Ramachandra “Development of a Regulation for Testing the Effectiveness of Rigid Side Underride Protection Device (SUPD)” International Journal of Crashworthiness, DOI: 10.1080/13588265.2013.868083. 2014
    4. Todd MacDonald, Moustafa El-Gindy, Srikanth Ghantae, David Critchley, and Sarathy Ramachandra “Front Underride Protection Device (FUPD) Development: Design Strategy with Simultaneous Loading” International Journal of Crashworthiness,. DOI: 10.1080/13588265.2014.887432, 2014
    5. J. Allan and M. El-Gindy “Development of an advanced Effective Road Profile Filter for a Rigid Tire Quarter-Vehicle Model”, International Journal of Vehicle Performance, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp.28-48, 2013.
    6. Todd MacDonald, Moustafa El-Gindy, Srikanth Ghantae, David Critchley, and Sarathy Ramachandra “A Comprehensive Review of Front Underride Protection Device Design and Evaluation” International Journal of Vehicle Modeling and Testing, Vo. 8, No. 4, pp. 134-146, 2013.
    7. H. Ragheb, M. Aydin, M. El-Gindy and H.A. Kishawy, “Comparison of Gradability Performance of Fuel Cell Hybrid Electric and Internal Combustion Engine Vehicles“, Journal of Power Sources 221, pp. 447-454, 2013.
    8. R. Ali, R. Dillon, M. El-Gindy, Fredrik Öijer, Inge Johansson and M. Trivedi “Prediction of Rolling Resistance and Steering Characteristics using a Finite Element Analysis Truck Tyre Model,” International Journal for Vehicle Systems Modeling and Testing, IJVSMT Vol. 8, No.2. pp. 179-201, 2013.
    9. H. Ragheb, M. El-Gindy and H.A. Kishawy, “Multi-wheeled Off-Road Vehicle Performance and Control“, International Journal of Vehicle Systems Modeling and Testing, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp.108-111, 2013.
    10. Patrick Galipeau-Belair, Moustafa El-Gindy, Srikanth Ghantae, David Critchley, and Sarathy Ramachandra “A Review of Side Underride Statistics and Protection Device Literature and Designs” International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, Vol.20, No. 4, pp. 230-245, 2013.
    11. Manuel Castellanos, M. El-Gindy, C. Fedishen, D. Maciejewski, and A. Atahan, “Development of Heavy Truck Front Underride Device” International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 60-75, 2012.
    12. M. El-Gindy, T. Baltovski, A. Atahan, and M. Castellanos, “Heavy Truck Front Underride Protection (FUPD) Design Procedure, International Journal for Vehicle Systems Modeling and Testing, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 102-125, 2011.
    13. M. A. Haque, A. V. Desai, and M. El-Gindy “Driver-Vehicle Interfacial Dynamics: A Robust Cue for Driver Fatigue” International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2011 (ISSN 1744-232)
    14. Manuel Castellanos, M. El-Gindy, C. Fedishen, D. Maciejewski, and A. Atahan, “Heavy Truck Front Underride Development: Literature Survey International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2011.
    15. Ali O. Atahan and Moustafa El-Gindy, “Virtual Crash Tests: Literature Survey”, International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2009.
    16. J. Culp, M. El-Gindy and M. A. Haque, “Driver Alertness Monitoring Techniques: A Literature Review ” International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, Special Issue on “Advanced Mutli-Wheel vehicle Technologies”, Vol. 15, No. 2/3/4, pp. 255-271, 2008.
    17. A.H. Hoskins and M. El-Gindy, “Technical Report: Literature Survey on Driving Simulator Validation Studies”, International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp.241-252, 2006.
    18. R. Goldman, M. El-Gindy and B. Kulakowski, “Development of a Software-Based Rollover Warning Device”, International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp.282-306, 2005.
    19. Y. Chang, M. El-Gindy and D. Streit, “Literature Survey of Transient Dynamic Response Tire Models” Heavy Vehicle Systems, special series, of Int. J. of Vehicle Design, Vol. 34 , No.4, pp.354-386, 2004.
    20. S. Inman, M. El-Gindy and D. C. Haworth, “Hybrid Electric Vehicles Technology and Simulation: Literature Review”, International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, Edited by Professor Steve Velinsky, University of California-Davis, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp.167-187, 2003.
    21. D. Tobric, M. El-Gindy, L. Elefteriadou and Z. Jiang, "Bicycle-Friendly Shoulder Rumble Strips". Int. J. of Vehicle Design, Vol.33, No.4, pp.440-466, 2003.
    22. D. Tobric, M. El-Gindy and L. Elefteriadou, "Methodology for Quantifying Whole-Body Vibration Experienced by Bicyclists". Int. J. of Vehicle Design, Vol.31, No.4, pp452-480, 2003.
    23. Y. Chang, M. El-Gindy and D. Streit, “Influence of Tire Loading and Inflation Pressure on Standing Waves Phenomenon using Pam-Shock” International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, special Issue on “Advanced Heavy Vehicle Simulation”, Guest Editor: Professor Giacomo Mantriota, Italy, Vol. 10,Nos. 1/2, pp.86-110, 2003.
    24. S. Lewis and M. El-Gindy, "Sliding Mode Control for Rollover Prevention of Heavy Vehicles Based on Lateral Acceleration”, International Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, special issue on “Advanced Heavy Vehicles Simulation”, Guest Editor: Professor Giacomo Mantriota, Italy, Vol. 10, Nos. 1/2, pp.9-34, 2003.
    25. M. Henty, M. El-Gindy and B.T. Kulakowski, “Physical and Virtual Rollover Crash Tests: A Literature Review”, Technical Report, Int. Journal of Heavy Vehicle Systems, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp.368-382, 2002.
    26. M. El-Gindy and X. Tong, "Stability and Braking Performance Analysis of Bus/Pony-Trailer Combination Vehicles" Heavy Vehicle Systems, special series, of Int. J. of Vehicle Design, Vol. 8, No. 3/4, pp.285-300, 2001.
    27. M. El-Gindy, N. Mrad and X. Tong, "Sensitivity of a Rearward Amplification Control of a Truck/Full-Trailer." Int. Journal of Automotive Engineering, IMech, Vol 215 Part D, pp.579-588, 2001.
    28. D. Tobric, M. El-Gindy and L. Elefteriadou, "Development of More Bicycle-Friendly Rumble Strip Configurations”, Transportation Research Board, TRB Record No. 1773, paper number 01-2358, pp.23-31, 2001.
    29. Z. Jiang, D. A. Streit and M. El-Gindy, “Heavy Vehicle Ride Comfort: Literature Survey” Heavy Vehicle Systems, special series, of Int. J. of Vehicle Design, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp.258-284, 2001.
    30. R W. Goldman, M. El-Gindy and B. T. Kulakowski, “Rollover Dynamics of Road Vehicles: Literature Survey”, Heavy Vehicle Systems, special series, of Int. J. of Vehicle Design, Vol. 8, No. 2, pp 103-141, 2001.
    31. Ghazi Zadeh, A. Fahim and M. El-Gindy, "Neuro-Leaf Spring”, Heavy Vehicle Systems, special series, of Int. J. of Vehicle Design, Vol.7, No. 4, pp.114-132, 2000.
    32. J. Xiao, B. T. Kulakowski and M. El-Gindy, “Prediction of Risk of Wet-Pavement Accidents Fuzzy Logic Model”, Transportation Research Record 1717, Paper No. 00-0268, pp. 28-36, 2000.

    SAMPLE CONFERENCE PAPERS:

    1. Adam Reid, Moustafa El-Gindy, David Philipps, Inge Johansson, and Fredrik Öijer “Prediction of Tire Ground Interaction using FEA Truck Tire Model”, IAVSD 2015, London, UK, April 18th-20th, 2015.
    2. Shahram Shokouhfar1, Subhash Rakheja1, Moustafa El-Gindy “Verification of the Part-Composite Approach for Modeling the Multi-Layered Structure of a Rolling Truck Tire” LS-DYNA Conference 2015, Würzburg, Germany, July 15-17, 2015
    3. Adam Reid, Moustafa El-Gindy, David Philipps, Inge Johansson, and Fredrik Öijer “Development of a Wide Base Rigid Ring Tire Model for rigid Surface”, SAE 2015 World Congress & Exhibition, Paper No. 15M-0201, Detroit, Michigan, USA, April 8th 2015.
    4. Adam Cook, Moustafa El-Gindy, Ramachandra Sarathy and David Critchley “Dual Stage Front Underride Protection Devices (dsFUPDs): Multi-Objective Optimization”, SAE 2015 World Congress & Exhibition, Paper No. 15SS-0254, Detroit, Michigan, USA, April 8th 2015.
    5. Mehrsa Marjani, Moustafa El-Gindy, David Philipps, Inge Johansson and Fredrik Öijer “FEA Tire Modeling and Validation techniques”, DETC’15, 2015 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Boston, MA, USA, August 2-5, 2015.
    6. Steven Yang, Moustafa El-Gindy “Study of Occupant safety and airbag deployment time”, DETC’15, 2015 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Boston, MA, USA, August 2-5, 2015.
    7. Adam Reid, Moustafa El-Gindy, David Philipps, Inge Johansson, and Fredrik Öijer “Development of an Off‐Road Rigid Ring Model For Truck Tires In Soft Soil”, SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition, Paper No. 14M-0137, Detroit, Michigan, USA, April 8th 2014.
    8. Patrick Galipeau-Belair, Moustafa EL-Gindy, Sarathy Ramachandra, David Critchley and Srikanth Ghantae “Optimized Rigid Side Underride Protection Device Designs for Tractor-Trailers and Straight Trucks” SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition, Paper No. 14B-0086, Detroit, Michigan, USA, April 8th 2014.
    9. Todd MacDonald, Moustafa EL-Gindy, Sarathy Ramachandra, David Critchley and Srikanth Ghantae, “Dual Stage Front Underride Protection Devices (dsFUPDs): Development and Testing with Embedded Optimization”, SAE 2014 World Congress & Exhibition, Paper No. 14B-0027, Detroit, Michigan, USA, April 8th 2014.
    10. H. Ragheb, M. El-Gindy and H.A. Kishawy, "Multi-Wheeled Combat Vehicle Modeling On Rigid and Soft Terrain ", Proceedings of the 6th international Conference of National Defense Industry Association (NDIA), Tory, MI, August, 21-22, 2013
    11. H. Ragheb, M. El-Gindy and H.A. Kishawy, "Multi-Wheeled Combat Vehicle Tire Modeling on Rigid and Soft Terrain", Proceedings of the 15th ASAT-15 Conference, Military Technical College, Cairo, Egypt, 28-30 May, 2013.
    12. H. Ragheb, M. El-Gindy, H.A. Kishawy, (2013), “Multi-Wheeled Combat Vehicle Maneuverability on Rigid and Soft Terrain”, 15th International Conference on Aerospace Sciences and Aviation Technology, ASAT-15, Conference, Military Technical College, Cairo, Egypt, 28-30 May, 2013.
    13. H. Ragheb, M. El-Gindy, H. Kishawy, “Development of FEA Tire-Rigid Surface Interaction model for Combat Vehicles” Proceedings of the 24th Canadian Congress of Applied Mechanics CANCAM 2013, Saskatchewan, SK, Canada, June 2-6, 2013.
    14. MacDonald, Moustafa El-Gindy, Srikanth Ghantae, David Critchley, and Sarathy Ramachandra “A Comprehensive Review of Front Underride Protection Device Design and Evaluation” DETC’13, 2013 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Portland, OR, USA, August 6-9, 2013.
    15. R. Ali, M. El-Gindy, R. Dillon, David Philipps, Inge Johansson, and Fredrik Öijer “Prediction of Tire Ground Interaction using a FEA Truck Tire Model” DETC’13, 2013 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Portland, OR, USA, August 6-9, 2013.
    16. Ragheb, H., El-Gindy, M. and Kishawy, H., "Development of a Combat Vehicle FEA Tire Model for Off-Road Applications", SAE World Congress, SAE Technical Paper 2013-01-0632, Detroit, USA, 2013.
    17. R. Dillon , R. Ali, M. El-Gindy, David Philipps, Inge Johansson, and Fredrik Öijer “Prediction of Tire Ground Interaction using a FEA Truck Tire Model” SAE World Congress, SAE Technical Paper 2013-01-0625, Detroit, USA, 2013.
    18. R. Ali, M. El-Gindy, R. Dillon, Mukesh Trivedi, Inge Johansson, and Fredrik Öijer “Prediction of Tire Ground Interaction using a FEA Truck Tire Model” DETC’12, 2012 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Chicago, IL, USA, August 12-15, 2012.
    19. M. El-Gindy, A. Atahan and M. Castellanos “Development of Front Underride Protection Device” 23rd Canadian Congress of Applied Mechanics, Paper 132, June 6-9, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 2011.
    20. Ryan Lescoe, M. El-Gindy, Mukesh Trivedi, Inge Johansson, and Fredrik Öijer “Off-road Tire-Soil Modeling using FEA and smooth particle hydrodynamics Techniques” DETC’11, 2011 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Montreal, Canada, August 31- September 5, 2011.
    21. Ryan Lescoe , M. El-Gindy, Kevin Koudela, Mukesh Trivedi, Inge Johansson, and Fredrik Öijer “Off-road Tire-Soil Modeling using FEA and smooth particle hydrodynamics Techniques” DETC’10, 2010 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Montreal, Canada, August 12-16, 2010.
    22. Manuel Castellanos, Chris Fedishen, Moustafa El-Gindy and Ali Atahan, “Design Methodology of Heavy Truck Front Underride Protection Devices (FUPD)” DETC’10, 2010 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Montreal, Canada, August 12-16, 2010.
    23. Jeff Slade and M. El-Gindy. “Modeling of Tire-Soil Interaction using Finite Element Analysis Method”, 6th Annual Penn State College of Engineering Research Symposium (CERS 2009), State College, Pennsylvania, March 24, 2009.
    24. Jeff Slade, Moustafa El-Gindy, Ryan Lescoe, Fredrik Öijer, Mukesh Trivedi, and Inge Johansson, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling” DETC’09, 2009 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, San Diego, CA, August 30 to September 2, 2009.
    25. Jeff Slade and M. El-Gindy. “Modeling of Tire-Soil Interaction using Finite Element Analysis Method”, 6th Annual Penn State College of Engineering Research Symposium (CERS 2009), State College, Pennsylvania, March 24, 2009.
    26. James Allen II, Moustafa El-Gindy and Kevin Koudela, “Development of Rigid Ring Quarter-Vehicle Model with an Advanced Road Profile for Durability and Ride Comfort Predictions” Proceedings of DETC’08, 2008 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Paper No. DETC2008-49031, New York, NY, August 3-6, 2008.
    27. James D’lorio, Joel Anstrom and Moustafa El-Gindy, “Comparison of Methods for Dynamic Yaw Control with Multiple Electric Motors: A Literature Review” DETC’08, 2008 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Paper No. DETC2008-49491, New York, NY, August 3-6, 2008.
    28. Ali O. Atahan and Moustafa El-Gindy, “Evaluation of Vertical Wall-to-Guardrail Transition” Proceedings of DETC’08, 2008 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Paper No. DETC2008-49088, August 3-6, 2008, New York, NY.
    29. J. Culp, M. El-Gindy and M. A. Haque, “Non-Intrusive Driver Drowsiness Monitoring Via Artificial Neural Networks” SAE Technical Paper 08B-435, SAE 2008 World Congress, Safety Test Methodology Session, Detroit, MI, April 14-17, 2008.
    30. Ali O. Atahan and Moustafa El-Gindy, “Evaluation of Vertical Wall-to-Uardrail Transition” Proceedings of DETC’08, 2008 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, Paper No. DETC2008-49031, August 3-6, 2008, New York, NY.
    31. B. Shoffner (Presenter), J. Allen II, M. El-Gindy, M. Scanglione, and W. Evenson, Prediction of Kingpin/Fifthwheel Forces for Tractor-Semitrailer During Typical Operating Maneuvers, 2007 ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conferences, 9th International Conference on Advanced Vehicle and Tire Technologies, Las Vegas, NV, pp.1-15, September 4-7, 2007.
    32. J. Culp, M. El-Gindy and M. A. Hauge, “Non-Intrusive Driver Drowsiness Monitoring Via Artificial Neural Networks” SAE Technical Paper 08B-435 (Under Review) (2008)
    33. Allen II, J. (Presenter), Shoffner, B., El-Gindy, M., Trivedi, M., Johansson, I., and Öijer, F. “Prediction of Tire-Terrain Interaction using Finite Element Analysis Model”, 2007 ASME International Design Engineering Conferences, 9th International Conference on Advanced Vehicle and Tire Technologies (AVTT), Las Vegas, Nevada, pp. 1-12, September 4-7, 2007.
    34. S. Chae, M. El-Gindy, J. Allen II (Presenter), M. Trivedi, I. Johansson and F. Öijer, “Dynamic Response Predictions of Quarter Vehicle Models using a Finite Element Analysis and Rigid Ring Truck Tire Models”, 2006 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, 8th Symposium on Advanced Vehicles Technologies, Chicago, IL pp.1-10, November 5–11, 2006.
    35. A. O. Atahan, G. Bonnin, M. El-Gindy and James Allen II (Presenter) “Development of a Draft Heavy Vehicle Rear Underride Guard Specification”, 2006 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, 8th Symposium on Advanced Vehicles Technologies, Chicago, IL, pp.1-14, November 5–11, 2006.
    36. M. D. Petersheim, S. P. Clewell, S. N. Brennan, C. M. LaJambe, M. El-Gindy and F. M. Brown, "Development of a Driving Simulator for Human-Vehicle Interaction Studies," Proceedings of the Ninth International Symposium on Heavy Vehicle Weights and Dimensions (ISHVWD), University Park, Pennsylvania, USA, June 23-29, 2006.
    37. S. Chae, M. El-Gindy (Presenter), M. Trivedi, I. Johansson and F. Öijer, “In-Plane and Out-of-Plane Dynamic Response Predictions of a Truck Tire”, 2005 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, 7th Symposium on Advanced Vehicles Technologies, Orlando, FL, pp.1-11, November 11–16, 2005.
    38. A. O. Atahan , G. Bonnin and M. El-Gindy, “Design and Validation of a 30,000 kg Heavy Goods Vehicle using LS-DYNA”, 2005 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, 7th Symposium on Advanced Vehicles Technologies, Orlando, FL, pp.1-17, November 11–16, 2005.
    39. M. J. Hillegass, J. G. Faller, M. S. Bounds and M. El-Gindy, “Vertical Dynamics Testing and Modeling of a Multi-Wheeled Combat Vehicle”, 2005 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, 7th Symposium on Advanced Vehicles Technologies, Orlando, FL, pp.1-10, November 11–16, 2005.
    40. L. Elefteriadou (Presenter), D. Torbic and M. El-Gindy, “Rumble Streips for Lower Volume Roads with Narrow or Non-Existent Shoulders”, 2005 Annual Meeting and Exhibit, Institute of Transportation Engineers, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, pp.1-16, August 7-10, 2005.
    41. M. J. Hillegass, J. G. Faller, M. S. Bounds and M. El-Gindy, “Validation of the Directional Performance of Multi-Wheeled Combat Vehicle using Computer Simulation Models”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, Anaheim, 6th Symposium on Advanced Vehicles Technologies, CA, pp.1-9, November 13–19, 2004.
    42. S. Chae, M. El-Gindy (Presenter), M. Trivedi, I. Johansson and F. Öijer, “Dynamic Response Predictions of a Truck Tire Using Detailed Finite Element and Rigid Ring Models”, ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress, 6th Symposium on Advanced Vehicles Technologies, Anaheim, CA, pp.1-11, November 13–19, 2004.
    43. D. Tobric (Presenter), L. Elefteriadou and M. El-Gindy, "Methodology for Evaluating Impacts of Rumble Strips on Bicyclists”, Transportation Research Board, TRB 83rd Annual Meeting, Washington DC, pp.1-15, January 11-16, 2003.
    44. J. Abehshik, A. Atahan and M. El-Gindy (Presenter), “Rear-End Protection Device for Heavy Vehicles using LS-DYNA”, PTI 7th Annual Conference, Penn State University, State College, pp.1-9, July 16-19, 2003.
    45. A. Atahan, J. Abehshik and M. El-Gindy (Presenter), “A Rear-End Protection Device for Heavy Vehicles” ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, 5th Symposium on “Advances in Vehicle Technologies”, Washington DC, pp.1- 9, November 16-21, 2003.
    46. R. Vance, N.J. Hiller (Presenter), M. El-Gindy and A. H. Hoskins, “Heavy Truck Simulators in Equipment Operator Training”, Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, 18th Annual Conference, Orlando, FL, pp.1-12, April 6-15, 2003.
    47. M. Henty (Presenter) and M. El-Gindy, “Virtual Rollover Tests Using Pam-Crash,” AMERI-PAM 2002 User Conference, Detroit, Michigan, pp.1-8, November 11-15, 2002.
    48. Y.P. Chang and M. El-Gindy (Presenter), “FEA Rotating Tire Modeling for Transient Response Simulation” ASME IMECE2002, 4th Symposium on “Advances in Vehicle Technologies”, New Orleans, Louisiana, pp.1-9, November 17-22, 2002.
    49. S.B. Inman, D.C. Haworth and M. El-Gindy (Presenter), “Integration of WAVE and ADVISOR Simulations for Optimization of a Hybrid Electric Sport Utility Vehicle” 2002 SAE Powertrain and Fluid Systems Conference & Exposition, pp.1-11, October 21-24, 2002.
    50. A. Hoskins, M. El-Gindy (Presenter), R. Vance, N. Hiller and C. C. Goodhart, “Truck Driving Simulator Effectiveness”, ASME IMECE2002, 4th Symposium on “Advances in Vehicle Technologies, Paper No. 32964, Louisiana, New Orleans, pp.1-7, November 14-19, 2002.
    51. A. Hoskins, M. El-Gindy, R. Vance, N. Hiller (Presenter) and C. C. Goodhart, “Truck Driving Simulator Performance Evaluation”, DSC2002, Paris, France, pp.1-11, September 10-16, 2002.
    52. M. El-Gindy (Presenter) and S. Chae, “Prediction of Standing Waves and Steering Characteristics of a Small Race Tire.” 21st annual meeting and conference on Tire Science and Technology, Akron, Ohio, pp.1-14, September 9-10, 2002.
    53. D. Tobric (Presenter), L. Elefteriadou and M. El-Gindy, "Development of More Bicycle-Friendly Rumble Strip Configuration", Transportation Research Board, TRB 80th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., pp.1-12, January 7-11, 2001.
    54. S. Chae (Presenter), Y. P. Chang and M. El-Gindy, “Prediction and Analysis of Standing Wave Phenomena of a Racing Car Tire,” International Conference Multidisciplinary Design, CSME-MDE, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, pp.1-13, November 21-22, 2001.
    55. S. Lewis and M. El-Gindy (Presenter), “Nonlinear Active Rollover Prevention Control Strategies for a 5-Axle Tractor/Semitrailer,” ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, 3ed Symposium on “Advances in Vehicle Technologies”, NY, pp.1-8, November 11-16, 2001.
    56. Y.P. Chang (Presenter), M. El-Gindy and D.A. Streit, “Prediction of Radial-Ply Tire’s Vertical Free Vibration Resonance Using Pam-Shock,” AMERI-PAM 2001 User Conference, Detroit, Michigan, pp.1-10, November 11-15, 2001.
    57. Y.P. Chang, M. El-Gindy (Presenter) and D. A. Streit, "Prediction of Tire Transient Response Using PAM-SHOCK," presented in seminar on “Simulating Rotating Tires on the Road”, ESI North America, Akron, Ohio, pp.1-12, October 9-10, 2000.
    58. Y.P. Chang (Presenter), M. El-Gindy and D. A. Streit, "Prediction of Tire Standing Waves Using PAM-SHOCK," AMERI-PAM 2000 User Conference, Detroit, Michigan, pp.1-21, Oct. 24-25, 2000.
    59. Z. Jiang, M. El-Gindy (Presenter) and D.A. Streit, “Ride Comfort of Five-Axle Tractor/Semitrailer,” ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, 2nd Symposium on “Advances in Vehicle Technologies", Orlando, pp.9-18, November 14-19, 2000.

    SAMPLE TECHNICAL REPORTS:

    1. Moustafa El-Gindy, Adam Reid, "Phase XIII, Task 1: Prediction of Steering Characteristics of the XONE XDA Wide Base Tire on Rigid Road", Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Truck Technology, pp 1-8, April 15, 2015.
    2. Moustafa El-Gindy, Adam Reid, "Phase XIII, Task 2: Prediction of Rigid Ring Model Parameters for the XONE XDA Wide Base Tire on Rigid Road", Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Truck Technology, pp 1-30, February, 2015.
    3. K. Lardner, M. Mehrsa and M. El-GIndy, "Phase XVII (PO#495784-NA1): Task 1 (Q1-Q2-Q3-2015) - FEW Rollover Model," submitted to Volvo, by University of Ontario Institute of Technology , Oshawa , Canada, August 2015 .
    4. K. Lardner and M. El-Gindy, "Phase XVII (PO#495783-NA1): Task 2, Part 1 (Q4-2015) - Calspan Measurements," submitted to Volvo, by University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Canada, September 2015.
    5. K. Lardner, M. Mehrsa and M. El-Gindy, "Revisiting Phase XI: Additional Information on the Sensitivity Analysis of Rolling Resistance on Hard Surface," submitted to Volvo, by University of Ontario Institute of Technology , Oshawa, Canada, November 2015.
    6. Moustafa El-Gindy, Adam Reid, "Phase XII, Task 4: Development of the Road Rigid-Ring Model for the XONE XDA Wide Base Tire on Hard Surface", Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Truck Technology, pp 1-45, May 9, 2014.
    7. Moustafa El-Gindy, Adam Reid, "Phase XII, Task 2: Michelin XONE XDA Wide Base Tire Modeling", Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Truck Technology, pp 1-8, December 18, 2013
    8. Moustafa El-Gindy, Adam Reid, "Phase XII, Task 2: Michelin XONE XDA Wide Base Tire Modeling Update", Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Truck Technology, pp 1-6, February 10, 2013
    9. Moustafa El-Gindy and Hossam Ragheb, “Torque Control Strategy for Off-Road Vehicle (Off-Road Vehicle Mobility): Task 1: LAV III Vehicle Validation”, Technical Report submitted to General Dynamics Land Systems- Canada, pp 1-93, November 22, 2013.
    10. Moustafa El-Gindy and Hossam Ragheb, “Torque Control Strategy for Off-Road Vehicle (Off-Road Vehicle Mobility): Task 2: Yaw Controller Design”, Technical Report submitted to General Dynamics Land Systems- Canada, pp 1-80, January 31, 2014.
    11. Moustafa El-Gindy, Adam Reid and Ranvir Dhillon, “Phase XII, Task 1: Development of Off-Road Rigid Ring Model”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Truck Technology, pp 1-34, August 5, 2013.
    12. Moustafa El-Gindy, Adam Reid and Ranvir Dhillon, “Dual Tire /Wide Base Tire, RRC Equation” Task 2: Phase XII”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Truck Technology, pp 1-8, April 15, 2013.
    13. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling: Phase X – Task 4: Comparison between FEA and SPH soil modeling”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo 3P, pp 1-11, February 15, 2013.
    14. Moustafa El-Gindy, Adam Reid and Ranvir Dhillon, “Phase XII, Task 1: Development of Off-Road Rigid Ring Model”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Truck Technology, pp 1-34, August 5, 2013.
    15. Moustafa El-Gindy, Adam Reid and Ranvir Dhillon, “Dual Tire /Wide Base Tire, RRC Equation” Task 2: Phase XII”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Truck Technology, pp 1-8, April 15, 2013.
    16. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling: Phase X – Task 4: Comparison between FEA and SPH soil modeling”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo 3P, pp 1-11, February 15, 2013.
    17. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling: Phase XI – Task 6: Rolling Resistance Data for tire Design Parameters”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo 3P, pp 1-18, December 15, 2012.
    18. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “SENSITIVITY ANALYSIS OF ROLLING RESISTANCE ON HARD SURFACE”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Trucks Technology, pp 1-11, January 15, 2012.
    19. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling: Phase X – Task 4 - ADVANCED SOIL-MODELING”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Trucks Technology, pp 1-13, March 29, 2012.
    20. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling: Phase X – Task 4: ADVANCED SOIL-MODELING”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Trucks Technology, pp 1-9, April 20, 2012.
    21. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling: Phase X – Task 4: ADVANCED SOIL-MODELING – SOIL TYPE: CLAYEY SOIL (THAILAND)”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Trucks Technology, pp 1-12, June 29, 2012.
    22. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling: Phase XI – Task 6: Rolling Resistance Data for Tire Design Parameters”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo Group Trucks Technology, pp 1-4, December 21, 2012.
    23. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling: Phase X – Task 4: Rolling Resistance Investigation using 3-4 Groove and RHD-Truck Tire”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo 3P, pp 1-11, May 23, 2012.
    24. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling: Phase XI - Calculation of Enveloping Characteristics”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo 3P, pp 1-11, February 15, 2011.
    25. Moustafa El-Gindy, Rustam Ali and Ranvir Dhillon, “3-D FEA Truck Tire-Soft Terrain Modeling: Phase XI - Rolling Resistance Investigation using 3-Groove Truck Tire”, Technical Report submitted to Volvo 3P, pp 1-11, May 23, 2011.
    26. Moustafa El-Gindy, Brent Shoffner, Jonathan Culp, Jeffery Slade, and Jacob Eyth. "US Navy Kingpin Study: Development and Validation of Tractor-Semitrailer Finite Element Analysis Model," Technical Memorandum, File No. 07-023, Sponsored by the US Navy Strategic Systems Program Office, February 8, 2008.
    27. Petersheim, M. D., Clewell, S. P., and El-Gindy, M. "Real Time Simulation and Advanced 3D Image Generation and Integration with Vehicle Dynamics Models," Technical Report 06-003, the Applied Research Laboratory, Penn State, April 14, 2006.
    28. Moustafa El-Gindy, Seokyong Chae, and Abehshik S. Joshii “US Navy Heavy Truck Examination of Kingpin and Fifth Wheel Loads for Tractor-Semitrailer,” Technical Memorandum, File No. 04-073, Sponsored by the US Navy Strategic Systems Program Office, September 5, 2004.
    29. Moustafa El-Gindy, Steve Fleishut, Seokyong Chae, and Abehshik S. Joshii, “Kingpin Loads of US Navy Truck” Technical Memorandum, File No. 04-077, Sponsored by the US Navy Strategic Systems Program Office, November 15, 2004.
    30. Moustafa El-Gindy, Seokyong Chae, and Abehshik S. Joshii “Modeling and Validation of Stryker Weapon System and HMMWV Using TruckSim and CarSim” Technical Memorandum, File No. 04-068, Sponsored by the US Army Aberdeen Test Center, November 8, 2004.
    31. R. Vance, M. Renz, M. El-Gindy, A. Hoskins and N. Hiller, “Mitigating PennDOT Equipment Accidents”, Final Report, Part 1, Sponsored by Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and Vance & Renz, LLC, pp.1-111, October 7, 2004 (Contributing Author)(Co-P.I.)
    32. R. Vance, M. El-Gindy, A. Hoskins and N. Hiller, “Simulator Training Evaluation Program,” Final Report, No. PTI-2002-06, Pennsylvania Transportation institute, the Penn State University, sponsored by Penn DOT, pp.1-74, May 2002. (P.I..)
    33. L. Elefteriadou, M. El-Gindy and D. Tobric, “Rumble Strips for Lower Volume Roads with Narrow or Non-Existent Shoulders,” Final Report, No. PTI-2002-03, Pennsylvania Transportation institute, the Penn State University, sponsored by Penn DOT, pp.1-62, September 2001. (Contributing Author) (Co-P.I.)