School of Engineering

Shabbir Choudhuri

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Title: Professor

Field of Study: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering


Office: 225 Kennedy Hall of Engineering

Phone: 616-331-6845

Email: choudhus@gvsu.edu

Teaches

Spring/Summer 2014

EGR 220 Engineering Measurement and Data Analysis

EGR 685 Graduate Praticum

EGR 692 Masters Project Planning

EGR 693 Masters Project

EGR 694 Masters Thesis Research

EGR 695 Masters Thesis

EGR 696 Continuation of Master's Thesis

EGR 699 Independent Study

Degrees

  Dual Ph. D. in IE and OR, The Pennsylvania State University, 2004
         M.S. in IE, The Pennsylvania State University, 1996
         B.S. in ME, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, 1986

EXPERIENCE:  

         Worked as a Senior Research Engineer at Technical Service Division of Caterpillar  Inc. for two years. Developed Virtual Manufacturing (VM) strategy and tools for the corporation. 
         Worked as a consultant in office automation for five years at Microlink Computer Services, Bangladesh.
         Taught undergraduate courses in the Mechanical Engineering Department at Bangladesh Institute of Technology for five years.

RESEARCH INTERESTS:      

         Precision Machining
         Manufacturing Operations
         Applied Optimization
         Mathematical Modeling

PUBLICATIONS:        

Choudhuri, S. A., De Meter, E. C., "Tolerance Analysis of Machining Fixture Locators", ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Vol. 121, No. 2, pp. 273-281.

Choudhuri, S. A., De Meter, E. C., "Optimal Tolerance Allocation for Machining Fixture Locators", Proceedings of 1998 Japan-USA Symposium on Flexible Automation, Vol. III, pp. 1235-1242.

Xie, W., Choudhuri, S. A., Vallapuzha, S., De Meter, E. C., M. W. Trethewey, "Experimental assessment of a clamp actuation intensity analysis model", International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 38, No. 18, pp 4611  4633

De Meter, E. C., Xie, W., Choudhuri, S. A., Vallapuzha, S., and M. W. Trethewey, A Model to Predict Minimum Required Clamp Pre-Loads in Light of Fixture-Workpiece Compliance, International Journal of Machine Tools & Manufacture, Vol. 41, No. 7, pp. 1031-1054.

Vallapuzha, S., De Meter, E. C., Choudhuri, S. A., and Khetan, R., Support Layout Optimization of Machining Fixtures using the Genetic Algorithm, Proceedings of the Mechatronics 2000 Conference, Atlanta, GA, Sept. 2000.

De Meter E. C., Choudhuri S., Vallapuzha S., Khetan R. P., An Evaluation of the Linear Clamp Pre-Load Model with Respect to Milling Operations, ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics, 812 July 2001, Como, Italy,

Vallapuzha S., De Meter E. C., Choudhuri S., An Investigation of the Effectiveness of Fixture Layout Optimization Methods, International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 251-273.

Vallapuzha S., De Meter E. C., Choudhuri S., Khetan R. P., An Investigation Into the Use of Spatial Coordinates for the Genetic Algorithm Based Solution of the Fixture Layout Optimization Problem, International Journal of Machine Tools and Manufacture, Vol. 42, No. 2, pp. 265-273.