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 Dr. Albinmousa Jafar

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Associate Professor      

Contact Information

Office               Bldg-63 Room-309                              
Phone              966-13-860 1803                                      
Fax                  966-13-860 2949 (ME Dept)                                 
Websites          Personal Page                            


Ph.D.               (Mechanical Engineering), University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada, 2011

M.Sc.               (Mechanical Engineering), King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, 2006                             

B.Sc                 (Mechanical Engineering), King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran,2003                             

Courses Taught

  • Dynamics ME 201
  • Machine Design ME 307
  • Senior Design Project ME 411/ME 414
  • Directed Research/Bsc Research ME 495
  • Mechanical Behavior of Materials ME 475
  • Fracture Mechanics ME 658

Research Areas

  • Fatigue and fracture of metals
  • Fatigue of composites and adhesive joints
  • Design and durability
  • Experimental solid mechanics

Representative Publications

  • Albinmousa J, Peron M, Jose J, Abdelaal AF, Berto F. Fatigue of V-notched ZK60 magnesium samples: X-ray damage evolution characterization and failure prediction. International Journal of Fatigue 2020.
  • Jafar Albinmousa (2020). Fatigue of Magnesium-Based Materials, Magnesium - The Wonder Element for Engineering/Biomedical Applications, Manoj Gupta, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.85226.
  • Abubaker HM, Merah N, Al-Badour FA, Albinmousa J, Sorour AA. Influence of Friction Stir Processing on Mechanical Behavior of 2507 SDSS. Metals 2020;10:369.
  • Albinmousa J, Adinoyi MJ, Merah N. Multiaxial fatigue of extruded ZK60 magnesium alloy. Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures 2019.
  • Adinoyi MJ, Merah N, Albinmousa J. Strain-controlled fatigue and fracture of AISI 410 stainless steel. Engineering Failure Analysis 2019:104166–104166.
  • Adinoyi MJ, Merah N, Albinmousa J. Shear fatigue behavior of AW2099-T83 aluminum-lithium alloy. International Journal of Fatigue 2018;117:101–10.
  • Albinmousa J. On the application of polar representation for investigating high and low cycle fatigue of metals. International Journal of Fatigue 2017;100:639–49.
  • Albinmousa J. Investigation on multiaxial fatigue crack path using polar stress–strain representation. International Journal of Fatigue 2016;92:406–14.
  • Jahed H, Albinmousa J. Multiaxial behaviour of wrought magnesium alloys - A review and suitability of energy-based fatigue life model. Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics 2014;73:97–108.
  • Albinmousa J, Jahed H. Multiaxial effects on LCF behaviour and fatigue failure of AZ31B magnesium extrusion. International Journal of Fatigue 2014;67:103–16.
  • Albinmousa J, Jahed H, Lambert S. Cyclic behaviour of wrought magnesium alloy under multiaxial load. International Journal of Fatigue 2011;33:1127–39.
  • Albinmousa J, Jahed H, Lambert S. Cyclic axial and cyclic torsional behaviour of extruded AZ31B magnesium alloy. International Journal of Fatigue 2011;33:1403–16.
  • Albinmousa J, Merah N, Khan SMA. A model for calculating geometry factors for a mixed-mode I-II single edge notched tension specimen. Engineering Fracture Mechanics 2011;78:3300–7.