Since July 2013
My responsibilities include conducting Industrial research projects, modelling and performance evaluation of cold storage systems, packaging for the fresh produce sector, spray application of plant control agents, experimentally and by use of computer aided design and engineering (CFD, FEA).
May 2008 --- June 2013
Developing, validating and using computer models of airflow and scalar transport (convection,diffusion,adsorption, deposition) in cold storage room using computational fluid dynamics (CFD).
January 2006 --- January 2008
Lecturer Process Industries. Fluid Mechanics. Numerical Methods for Chemical Engineers. Introduction to Computing. Equipment Design. Process Control and Instrumentation Extra curricular activities Computer room administrator Member of the task force of the Industry-University-Linkage Unit of the Faculty Member of the task force in the e-Learning Unit of the Faculty Member of the stirring committee for reform in the Faculty Head, Chemical Engineering Department
January 2005 --- January 2006
Look for business opportunities, Develop a business plan and put into place procedures for operating, marketing, personnel and pricing Look into and meet regulatory and statutory requirements affecting manufacturing operations and the environment Manage the activities of production, warehousing, distribution and other operating units
January 2000 --- January 2002
Experience in fully organize and conduct different courses Environmental Engineering Fluid mechanics Introduction to chemical industries Mass transfer operations Computer Aided Design
January 1997 --- January 2000
Work in different sections of the factory as junior chemical engineer and research and development expert: * Foreman and supervisor in the Skin Tanning Section * R&D expert - Color matching, sample matching (touch and feel) - Process development, parameter specification - Recipe development
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Bioscience Engineering from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in 2013
M.Sc in Process Engineering from Addis Ababa University in 2005
B.Sc in Chemical Engineering from Addis Ababa University, Chemical Engineering in 1997