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Naren
Vira

Contact

Office: 
L.K. Downing Hall, Room 3028B
Phone: 
202-806-6611
Email: 
nvira@howard.edu

Faculty Details

Rank: 
Professor
Education: 

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Howard University, Washington, D.C. 20059, 1982
Post M.S. Computer Science, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21218, 1994

Subjects Taught: 

System Dynamics
Systems Dynamics & Controls
Product Development II
Manufacturing
Intro to Engineering Computation

Research: 

Robotics, CAD/CAM, manufacturing engineering, precision measurements, image processing, symbolic computation, optimal design.

Detailed Information

About Me: 

Manuscript Reviewer – Science Journal of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, 2012, 2013; Int. Journal of Signal and Image Engineering, 2014; British J. of Mathematics and Computer Science, 2014; Book reviewer - CRC Press, 2013, John Wiley and Sons Publication, 2012; DOD High Performance Computing Workshop Certificate, Naval Air Systems Command, July 2009; Material Science and Engineering Workshop Certificate, University of Alabama, June 2009; Faculty Author Certificate in Recognition of Work Published During 2005-6 by President Swygert of Howard University, April 2006; Practical Application of Unigraphics Certificate, UGS, February 2005; Listed in Who’s Who in Engineering Education, 2005, 2006

News

Mechanical Engineering Professor Dr. Emmanuel Glakpe Named ASME Fellow

Fri, August, 25 2017

Dr. Emmanuel Glakpe, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has been elected Fellow of ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) in April 2017, after being nominated by Dr. Nadir Yilmaz. Dr. Glakpe’s nomination was supported by ASME Fellows from within academia, industry and government positions.Read More >>

Mechanical Engineering Department Chair and Professor Dr. Nadir Yilmaz Named SAE International Fellow

Fri, August, 25 2017

SAE International announced that Professor Nadir Yilmaz was elected as a 2016-2017 SAE Fellow. Dr. Yilmaz was recognized during ceremonies at the WCX 17: SAE World Congress Experience in Detroit, Michigan on April 11, 2017.Read More >>

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