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 Aamer Nazir


Assistant Professor                    

Contact Information

Office               Bldg-63 Room-348-3                          
Phone              966-13-860 2540                                      
Fax                  966-13-860 2949 (ME Dept)                                 
Websites          Personal Page             


  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, NTUST, Taiwan, 2019
  • MS, Manufacturing Engineering, UET, Lahore, Pakistan, 2016
  • BSc, Mechanical Engineering, MUST, Pakistan, 2013


Courses taught/being taught

  • Machine design II
  • Integrated Design for Manufacture
  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Laser Material Processing


Research Interests

  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Cellular/lattice Structure Design and Optimization
  • Design for Additive Manufacturing
  • Multi-material 3D printing
  • Bio-inspired design
  • Biomedical device
  • Mechanical Metamaterials


Honours and Awards

  • CTCI Foundation Science and Technology Scholarship Award for Excellence in Research (2019)
  • Gold Medal in Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (2013)

Selected Publications

  • Nazir A.*, Azhar A., Nazir U., Liu Y. F., Qureshi W. S., Chen J. E., Alanazi E., (2021), The rise of 3D Printing entangled with smart computer aided design during COVID-19 era, Journal of Manufacturing Systems,
  • Rizwan U.H., Nazir A., Jeng J.Y.*, (2021), Design for Additive Manufacturing of variable dimension wave springs analyzed using Experimental and Finite Element methods, Additive Manufacturing, Volume 44, 102032
  • Nazir A., Jeng J.Y.*, (2020) Buckling Behavior of Additively Manufactured Cellular Columns: Experimental and Simulation Validation, Materials and Design, Vol. 186
  • Nazir A., Liao M.C*., Zhu Y.W., Nazir U., (2021), Design and Evaluation of Asphalt Concrete Incorporating Plastic Aggregates Fabricated Using 3D Printing Technology, 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing,
  • Nazir A., Arshad A.B., Hsu C.P., Jeng J.Y.*, (2021), Effect of Fillets on Mechanical Properties of Lattice Structures Fabricated Using Multi-Jet Fusion Technology, Materials, 2021, 14(9), 2194;
  • Nazir A., Abate K.M., Kumar A., Jeng J.Y.*, (2019) A State-of-the-Art Review on Types, Design, Optimization, and Additive Manufacturing of Cellular Structures, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 104:3489,
  • Nazir A., Ali M., Hsieh C.H., Jeng J.Y.*, (2020), Investigation of stiffness and energy absorption of variable dimension helical springs fabricated using multijet fusion technology, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology,
  • Abate K.M., Nazir A., Yeh Y.P., Chen J.E., Jeng J.Y.*, (2019) Design, Optimization, and Validation of Mechanical Properties of Different Cellular Structures for Biomedical Application, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology,
  • Nazir A., Arshad A.B., SC Lin, Jeng J.Y., Mechanical performance of optimally designed lightweight honeycomb structures fabricated using Multijet fusion additive manufacturing technology, 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing,
  • Nazir A., Jeng J.Y.*, (2019) A High-Speed Additive Manufacturing Approach for Achieving High Printing Speed and Accuracy, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, 0954406219861664.

Selected Patents

  • Nazir A, Jeng JY, and Ali M, 2022, Shoe midsole with variable dimension helical spring made by additive manufacturing process, US20220142297A1
  • Nazir A, Jeng JY, and Ali M, 2022, Variable dimension helical springs application for shoe midsole, 1090047TW
  • Jeng JY, Nazir. A, and Hailu YM, 2022, Smart water faucet with far UV-Disinfection and automatic soap and sanitizer dispenser, US011280073B1
  • Jeng JY, Nazir. A, and Hailu YM, 2020, Smart water faucet with automatic control for 20 seconds with variable water flow rate, 20PV0077TW
  • Liao MC, Nazir. A, Chen, CH, 2022, Porous pavement and method for manufacturing the same, 21PV0293TW