Mechanical and Materials Engineering


Waseem Haider is currently working as an Associate Professor in the School of Engineering and Technology at Central Michigan University. Dr. Haider does research in Materials Science and Engineering, Additive Manufacturing, Surface Chemistry, Bulk Metallic Glasses and Nanomaterials.


  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Florida International University, USA, 2010.
  • M.S., Materials Engineering, Tampere University of Technology, Finland, 2006.
  • B.S., Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, 2003.

  • Professional Interests

  • Additive Manufacturing/ 3D Printing
  • Titanium Oxide Nanoparticles/Nanotubes
  • Thin Films
  • Electrochemistry
  • Graphene Based Nanocomposites
  • Magnetic Properties of Iron Oxide
  • Piezoelectric Materials
  • Biomaterials
  • Surface Engineering
  • Photocatalysis


Courses taught at Central Michigan University between 2015-Present

(i) Graduate Courses

            EGR 597A                  Biomaterials Engineering                    

            EGR 637                     Directed Research in Engineering

EGR 685                     Seminar: Current Topics in Engineering

SAM 796                  Directed Research in the Science of Advanced Materials

SAM 798                    Thesis

SAM 899                    Dissertation


(ii) Undergraduate Courses

EGR 200                     Computer Aided Problem Solving for Engineers

EGR 355                     Engineering Materials                         

            EGR 437                     Directed Research in Engineering

            EGR 489                     Senior Design I

EGR 597A                  Biomaterials Engineering