Al-Zaytoonah Private University of Jordan (henceforth, Al-Zaytoonah) was established in 1993 after receiving its license and general accreditation by Decision No. 848 on March 6, 1993. Instruction began on September 6, 1993, and since then Al-Zaytoonah has witnessed considerable progress, at both the infrastructure and academic levels. It now includes six faculties, encompassing 19 undergraduate specializations and one graduate program.
Ali Othman is currently serving as associate professor and chairman of the alternative energy technology department at the Al Zaytoonah University of Jordan. He obtained his MSc & PhD in Mechanical engineering in 1986 and 1990 from Slovakia University of Technology/Slovakia Czechoslovakia Federative Republic. His main research areas include thermal engineering science/Heat transfer and energy efficiency. He published 17 journal papers and one conference paper. He designed curriculum (graduate and undergraduate programs) of mechanical, engineering management and mechatronics engineering. He worked as lecturer 21 years at Philadelphia University and five years at Taibah University /KSA. For 17 years worked as chair of Mechanical & Mechatronics Engineering departments in Jordan and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. One-year par time lecturer at German-Jordan University. He served as an organizing committee chair and member for many international and local conferences and workshops.
Dr. Eng. Ahmad Aboushi is currently serving as associate professor at the Al Zaytoonah University of Jordan. He obtained his MSc & PhD in Mechanical engineering in 1987 and 1991 from Alexandru Ioan Cuza University/Romania. His main research areas include thermal engineering science/Heat transfer, renewable energy and Nanotechnology.
Dr. Malik Ismail Alamayreh was born in Germany, on October 09, 1981. He received the Ph.D. Degree from the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany in 2013. He received B.S. degree and the M.Sc. degree from the Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan, in 2004 and 2007, respectively. Currently he is working as an Assistant professor at the Alternative Energy Technology Department at the Alzytoonah University of Jordan. He worked as the head of the alternative Energy Technology Department at Alzaytoonah university of Jordan in the year 2016/2017. In the years 2007 to 2008, he was a Lecturer in the Engineering Technology College at AlBalqa Applied University, Amman Jordan. His research interests include the applications of thermal fluids systems and the alternative energy. He has a record of 13 publications in peer-reviewed journals and international conferences.