Professor Ahmed Al-Jumaily

Director of Institute of Biomedical Technologies

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 9777

Email: aaljumai@aut.ac.nz; asmejmdt@aut.ac.nz

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering   
  • M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering   
  • B.Sc. (1st in a class of 56) in Mechanical Engineering

Memberships and Affiliations:

  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Fellow Member
  • Royal Society of New Zealand
  • Australian and New Zealand Society of Biomechanics
  • Physiological Society of New Zealand  
  • New Zealand’s Biotech Industry Organization   
  • International Society of Optical Engineering (SPIE)   
  • Acoustical Society of America (ASA)   
  • International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration   
  • American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)   
  • Vibration Institute, USA (VI)   
  • Australian Optical Society   
  • Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ)   
  • Registered Professional Engineer

Biography:

Ahmed M. Al-Jumaily, is currently a Professor of Biomechanical Engineering and the Director of the Institute of Biomedical Technologies at the Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand. He holds a PhD and M.Sc. from the Ohio State University, USA and a B.Sc. from the University of Baghdad. He is a FELLOW member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME), and a member of 11 more international professional societies. He is the Editor of the ASME Journal of Engineering and Science in Medical Diagnostics and Therapy and the Editor for the ASME monograph series-Biomedical and Nanomedical Technologies and has been on the editorial and refereeing boards for several international journals. He has published more than 330 papers in international journals and conference proceedings including two ASME books on Vibration and Acoustics in Biomedical Applications and a third one on CPAP devices. 

He has supervised more than 90 postgraduate students from 34 countries in biomedical applications, vibrations, biomechanics, and electroactive polymers. During his academic career he has forged strong alliances between academia and industries; in particular in the medical devices area, which has resulted in many successful grants and contracts with companies and research organizations. Al-Jumaily’s current research focuses on biomedical applications with particular interest in the application of vibration and acoustics to airways constriction therapies and artery non-invasive diagnostics.  

Teaching Areas:

  • Bachelor of Engineering Mechanical   
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Engineering Research   
  • Master of Engineering Studies   
  • Master of Engineering   
  • MPhil  
  • PhD

Research Areas:

  • Biomedical Applications; specifically lung therapies and arterial diagnostics
  • System dynamics and Control
  • Vibration and Acoustics   
  • Bio-engineering   
  • Electroactive polymers for medical applications

Publications:

Journals
•    Jo-Avila M, Al-Jumaily AM, “Superimposed pressure oscillations: An alternative to treat airway hyperresponsiveness in an acute sensitized airways mouse model”, J. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology 238 (2017) 1–6.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M. and Wang, L., “Computer Controlled Eucapnic Voluntary Heperpnea Challenge Method”. J of Medical Devices, December 2016, Vol. 10/044507-1-5.
•    Al-Jumaily AM,, Roos, K., Bessaguet, S., Jo-Avila M, “Superimposed pressure oscillations: An alternative to treat airway hyperresponsiveness in an acute sensitized airways mouse model”, Journal of Physiological Reports, 2017 | Vol. 5 | Iss. 2 | e13076.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Meshkinzar, A., “On the Development of Focused Ultrasound Liquid Atomizers”, J. Advances in Acoustics and Vibration, Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 7861726, 10 pages.
•    Wang, L. and Al-Jumaily, A.M, “Computer-aided diagnostic tool for human vital signals detection”; International Journal of Scientific Engineering and Applied Science (IJSEAS) – Volume-3, Issue-7,May 2017 ISSN: 2395-3470
•    Wang, L. and Al-Jumaily, A.M, “Compact Eucapnic Voluntary Hyperpnoea Apparatus for Exercise-Induced Respiratory Disease Detection”; Sensors 2017, 17, 1139; doi:10.3390/s17051139
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Meshkinzar, A., “On the Development of Focused Ultrasound Liquid Atomizers”, J. Advances in Acoustics and Vibration, Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 7861726, 10 pages.
•    Wang, L. and Al-Jumaily, A.M, “Computer-aided diagnostic tool for human vital signals detection”; International Journal of Scientific Engineering and Applied Science (IJSEAS) – Volume-3, Issue-7,May 2017 ISSN: 2395-3470
•    Wang, L. and Al-Jumaily, A.M, “Compact Eucapnic Voluntary Hyperpnoea Apparatus for Exercise-Induced Respiratory Disease Detection”; Sensors 2017, 17, 1139; doi:10.3390/s17051139
•    Vuong, T.X. and Al-Jumaily, A.M., “An investigation into the noise generation of CPAP devices: Experimental and numerical study”, J. of Applied Acoustics 114(2016) 281-293.
•    Al-Assafi, S., Bruijn, N., Al-Jumaily, A.M., “Processing and characterisation of PMMA nanofiber reinforced epoxy composites”, World Journal of Nano Science and Engineering. 2016, 6, 58-63.
•    Chowdhury, N.A.& Al-Jumaily, A.M., Regenerated cellulose/polypyrrole/silver nanoparticles/ionic liquid composite films for potential wound healing applications.” Journal of Wound Medicine, 14 (2016) 16-18.
•    Kalra A, Lowe A, Al-Jumaily A.M., “Quantifying Skin Stretch induced Motion Artifact from an Electrocardiogram signal-A Pilot Study”, Journal of Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2016.
•    Kalra A, Lowe A, Al-Jumaily A.M., “Mechanical behaviour of skin: a review”, Journal of Material Sciences and Engineering, 2016.
•    Kalra A, Lowe A, Al-Jumaily A.M., “An Overview of factors affecting the Skin’s Young’s Modulus”, “Journal of Aging Science, 2016.
•    Al-Rawi, M.A. , Al-Jumaily, A.M. “Assessing abdominal aorta narrowing using computational fluid dynamics”, Journal of Medical and Biological Engineering & Computing, (2016) 54:843-853.
•    Anand, G., Lowe, A. and Al-Jumaily, A.M., “Simulation of impedance measurements at human forearm within 1 kHz to 2 MHz”, J Electr Bioimp, vol. 7, pp. 20–27, 2016
•    Ashaat, S. and Al-Jumaily, A.M., “Reducing Upper Airway Collapse at Lower Continuous Positive Airway Titration Pressure”, Journal of Biomechanics, 49 (2016) 3915-3922.
•    Wang, L and Al-Jumaily, A.M.” Numerical study of holographic electromagnetic induction technique for imaging arbitrarily shaped biological objects”, Journal of Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering: Imaging & Visualisation, DOI:10.1080/21681163.2016.12522691
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Muthur, M., Cairns, S., “Combination of isoproterenol and length oscillations in relaxing porcine airway smooth muscles”, Advances in Biomechanics and Applications, Vol.2, No.1 (2015) 29-39.
•    Nargis A. Chowdhury, Maximiano V. Ramos, Ahmed Al-Jumaily, John Robertson, Fabrication of Regenerated Cellulose-based Resonant Magnetic Field Sensors based on MEMS Technology. International Journal of Materials and Chemistry, 2015 5(3), pp. 49-53. doi:10.5923/j.ijmc.20150503.01
•    Sethu Sundar Pethaiah, Jayakumar Arunkumar, Maximiano Ramos, Ahmed Al-Jumaily and Natarajan Manivannan, “The impact of anode design on fuel crossover of direct ethanol fuel cell”, Bull. Mater. Sci. Indian Academy of Sciences, 13 January 20016, pp 1-6.
•    Nargis A. Chowdhury, John Robertson, Ahmed Al-Jumaily, Maximiano V. Ramos, Controlled Release of Sulfosalicylic Acid from Regenerated Cellulose / Functionalized Carbon Nanofibers / Polypyrrole Matrices. International Journal of Materials and Chemistry, 2014 4(5), pp. 101-108.
•    Nargis A. Chowdhury, John Robertson, Ahmed Al-Jumaily, Maximiano V. Ramos, Fast release of sulfosalicylic acid from polymer implants consisting of regenerated cellulose/ γ-ferric oxide /polypyrrole. Journal of Applied Chemistry, vol. 2014, Article ID 474268, 7 pages, 2014. doi:10.1155/2014/474268
•    Lin, H.C., Lowe, A., Al-Jumaily, Am, “Non-Invasive Blood Pressure Measurement Algorithm Using Neural Networks”, Journal of Artificial Research, Vol 3, No 2 (2014)
•    Jo-Avila M, Al-Jumaily AM, Lu J.” Relaxant effect of superimposed length oscillation on sensitized airway smooth muscle”, Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2015, 308 [5], L479-L484
•    Pierson, R. and Al-Jumaily A.M., “Comparative Study on Intracellular Uptake of Quantum Dots and Gold Nanoparticles into Oral Squamous Cancer Cells”. International Journal of Bio-Materials and Bio-medical engineering”. 2015. Vol 1, Issue 1, Page 1-7.
•    Wang, L., Simpkin, R., & Al-Jumaily, A. M. “Holographic Microwave Imaging for Medical Applications”. Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering, Vol 6, No.8, pp. 823-833.
•    Wang, L., Al-Jumaily, A. M., & Simpkin, R. “Holographic Microwave Imaging Array for Brain Stroke Detection.” Journal of Signal and Information Processing, Vol 4, No. 3B, pp.96-101.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Lan, H., Stergiopulos, N., “Brachial artery wave forms for automatic blood pressure measurement” Journal  of Biomechanics,  46 (2013) 506–510.
•    Protheroe M. D., Al-Jumaily A. M., Nates R.N.” Prediction of droplet evaporation characteristics of nebuliser based humidification and drug delivery devices”’ International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 60 (2013) 772–780.
•    Prince, PJ and Al-Jumaily A.M, (2012) “Bicycle steering and roll responses”, Journal of Multibody Dynamics 266(2) 95-107.
•    Al-Jumaily (2012) “Physical Excitation to Chronic Rhinosinusitis Biofilms”, J Pulmonar Respirat Med 2:e114. doi:10.4172/2161-105X.1000e114
•    Al-Jumaily A.M., Mbikou P., Redey P.R. “Effect of Length Oscillations on Airway Smooth Muscle Reactivity and Cross-Bridge Cycling”. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. August 15, 2012 vol. 303 no. 4. L286-L294. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00100.2012.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M and Chen, L., “Estimation of airway smooth muscle stiffness changes due to length oscillation using artificial neural network”, Journal of Theoretical Biology, YJTBI_6943- to appear in 2012
•    White, D. E., Al-Jumaily, A. M., Bartley, J., and Lu, J., (2011) Correlation of nasal morphology to air-conditioning and clearance function.. Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology 179, 137– 141.
•    Al-Jumaily, AM, Reddy, P.I., Bold, GT, Pillow, J.J.(2011), “Pressure oscillation delivery to the lung: Computer simulation of neonatal breathing parameters”, Journal of Biomechanics 44, 2649–2658.
•    Ijpma G, Al-Jumaily AM, Cairns SP, and Sieck GC (2011). “Myosin Filament Polymerization and Depolymerization in a Model of Partial Length Adaptation in Airway Smooth Muscle.” J Appl Physiol 111: 735–742.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M. and Du, Y (2011). “Fading Memory Model For Airway Smooth Muscle”, Journal of Theoretical Biology 283, 10–13.
•    Lan H., Al-Jumaily A.M., Lowe A., Hing, W., (2011), “Effect of Tissue Mechanical Properties on Cuff-Based Blood Pressure Measurements”, Medical Engineering & Physics 33: 1287– 1292.
•    David E. W,  Al-Jumaily, A.M, Bartley, J and Somervell, A., (2011)” Nasal Air-Conditioning During Breathing Therapy”, Current Respiratory Medicine Reviews,, Volume 7, Number 3, pp. 213-225(13)
•    Ijpma G, Al-Jumaily AM, Cairns SP, and Sieck GC (2010)  “Logarithmic superposition of force response with rapid length changes in relaxed porcine airway smooth muscle.” Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol, vol. 299 no. 6 L898-L904  ajplung.00023.02010.
•    Humrez, L., Ramos, M., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Petchu, M., and Ingram, J. (2010)” Synthesis and characterisation of porous polymer microneedles”, J. of Polymer Research, DOI 10.1007/s10965-010-9505-2.
•    Mookerjee A., Al-Jumaily A.M. b Lowe A., (2010) “Arterial pulse wave velocity measurement: different techniques, similar results – implications for medical devices”, Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, Volume 9, Number 6, 773-781, DOI: 10.1007/s10237-010-0213-
•    Reddy, P.I., Al-Jumaily, AM, and  Bold, GT, (2010), “Dynamic surface tension of natural surfactant extract under superimposed oscillations”, Journal of Biomechanics 44 (2011) 156–163
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Al-Ammri, S, (2009),” Analysis of Wave Propagation in Detection of Aorta Dieses Using Lumps Analysis”, Al-Khwarizmi Engineering Journal, Vol. 5, No. 3 PP 16 - 22
•    Manilal-Reddy, P.I. and Al-Jumaily, A.M., (2009). “ Understanding the use of Continuous Oscillating Positive Airway Pressure (Bubble CPAP) to Treat Neonatal Respiratory Diseases: An Engineering Approach” , Journal of Medical Engineering and Technology, 33 (3), 214-222
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M. and Abbas, I., (2009) “Transparent Electroactive Films for Optical Applications”, Journal of Material Science and Engineering, Vol. 3, No. 12, pp. 11-16.
•    Manilal-Reddy, P.I. and Al-Jumaily, A.M.,(2009) “ Understanding the use of Continuous Oscillating Positive Airway Pressure (Bubble CPAP) to Treat Neonatal Respiratory Diseases: An Engineering Approach” , Journal of Medical Engineering and Technology, Vol. 33, No. 3, 214-222.
•    Paxton, R., Al-Jumaily, A.M. (2009) “Finite Element Model of Polyelectrolyte Hydrogels Swelling- Comparison with Experiments” Solid State Phenomena, Vol. 154, pp 9-15.
•    Lowe, A, Harrison, W., El-Aklouk, E., Ruygrok, P.,  Al-Jumaily, A.M.,(2009) “Non-invasive model-based estimation of aortic pulse pressure using suprasystolic brachial pressure waveforms”, Journal of Bimechanics, 42:  2111–2115.  
•    Cheong, S.H, Ro, S.H, Shon, J.Y. Al-Jumaily, A.M,(2008) “Identification of Airway Characteristics Using the Input Impedance”, Journal of Mechanical science and Technology, Vol.22,No.8, pp 1499-1503.
•    El-Aklouk, E., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Lowe, A. (2008), “Pressure Waves as a Non-Invasive Tool for Artery Stiffness Estimation”, Journal of Medical Devices, Vol. 2, 021001-8.
•    El-Aklouk, E., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Lowe, A., “Pressure Waves as a Non-Invasive Tool for Artery Stiffness Estimation”, Journal of Medical Devices, June 2008, Vol. 2, 021001-8.
•    Du, Y., Al-Jumaily, A.M, (2007) “Smooth Muscle Stiffness Variation Due to External Oscillation”, Journal of Biomechanics, 40: 3207-3214.
•    Cheong, S.H, Ro, S.H, Shon, J.Y. Al-Jumaily, A.M, “Identification of Airway Characteristics Using the Input Impedance”, Journal of Mechanical science and Technology, Vol.22,No.8, pp 1499-1503.

Conference Papers
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M, Theodore, S.,” Isolated Porcine Airway Smooth Muscle Response To Pulse Oscillation” Paper No. A10733, 2012 World Congress, Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Beijing, China
•    Zhen, Z.  and Al-Jumaily, A.M. “Novel Constant Bias Flow Facial Mask” Paper No. A10735, 2012 World Congress, MEDICAL PHYSICS AND BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING, Beijing, China.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Mathur, M., Jo-Avila, M.J. “Enhancement of bronchodilation using length oscillations” Paper Number SBC2012-80080, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 Summer Bioengineering Conference, June 20-23, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, USA.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Reddy, P.I,” Reduction of alveoli surface tension using pressure oscillation”, Paper Number SBC2012-80082, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 Summer Bioengineering Conference, June 20-23, Fajardo, Puerto Rico, USA
•    Lan, H. , Al-Jumaily, A. M, “New blood pressure measurement method using waveform features” Processing of IMECE2012-87063, 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 9 – November 15, 2012 Houston, Texas
•    Wang, L, Simpkin, R, Al-Jumaily, A.M., “Holographic Microwave Imaging Array for Early Breast Cancer Detection” Processing of IMECE2012-85910, 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 9 – November 15, 2012 Houston, Texas
•    Al-Rawi, M.A. , Al-Jumaily, A.M. , Jo-Avila, M.J.1 and Lu, J. “Assessing Arterial Blockages using Animal Models and Computational Fluid Dynamics Modelling” Processing of IMECE2012-85912, 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 9 – November 15, 2012 Houston, Texas
•    Al-Haddad, M, Al-Jumaily, A.M, Brooks, J, Bartley, J.” An investigation into the effect of electric fields on bacterial biofilms”  Processing of IMECE2012-85912, 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 9 – November 15, 2012 Houston, Texas
•    Jo-Avila, M.J., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Lu, J. Sobrevia, L.” Combined Effect of isoproterenol and mechanical oscillation on the contractile response of mice airway smooth muscle from healthy and asthmatic subjects” Processing of IMECE2012-88123, 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 9 – November 15, 2012 Houston, Texas
•    Protheroe M. D., Al-Jumaily A. M., Nates R.N.” Poly-disperse Droplet evaporation Model” Processing of IMECE2012-86192, 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 9 – November 15, 2012 Houston, Texas
•    Brizio P. J., Protheroe M. D., Al-Jumaily A. M.,” Evaluation of Droplet Sizing Methods for Aerosols”, Processing of IMECE2012-86209, 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 9 – November 15, 2012 Houston, Texas
•    Afroj N, Al-Jumaily A.M., Ramos M.V.,  Uddin A and Robertson J “Actuation of carbon nanofiber reinforced electro-active paper actuators “Processing of IMECE2012-87159, 2012 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 9 – November 15, 2012 Houston, Texas
•    Al-Jumaily, A., Embong, A. H., & Lowe, A. (2011, August). A feasibility study to personalized aneurysm rupture risk prediction assessment. In Medical Sciences Congress 2011. Queenstown, New Zealand.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Mbikou, P ., Redey, P.R.” Do Length Oscillations Disturb Airway Smooth Muscle Cross-Bridge Cycling?” Medical Sciences Congress 2012. Queenstown, New Zealand.
•    Wang, L, Simpkin, R., Al-Jumaily, A.M., “3D Breast Cancer Imaging Using Holographic Microwave Interferometry”, Proceedings of IVCNZ 2012, the 27th Image and Vision Computing New Zealand Conference, 26th -28th November 2012, Dunedin, New Zealand, pp 180-185.
•    Wang, L., Simpkin, L.,  Al-Jumaily, A.M., “Breast cancer detection using holography microwave imaging”, Medical Sciences Congress, 27th -29th August 2012, Queenstown, New Zealand. Poster number P17.
•    Wang, L., Simpkin, R.,  Al-Jumaily, A.M., “Holographic microwave imaging for breast cancer detection”, Inaugural Inter professional Health Studies conference 2012, 13th -15th August 2012, Auckland, New Zealand. Poster number P22.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Ashaat1, S., Martin, B.A.,  Heinzer, R., Haba Rubio, J. Stergiopulos, N. “uvula dynamic characteristics”, Paper Number SBC2013-14019, Proceedings of the ASME 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference. SBC2013, June 26-29, Sunriver, Oregon, USA.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Koumba, N., Mbikou, P, Avila, M.J. Roos, K. “an investigation into the molecular pathways of airway smooth muscle relaxation”, Paper Number SBC2013-14025, Proceedings of the ASME 2013 Summer Bioengineering Conference. SBC2013, June 26-29, Sunriver, Oregon, USA
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M./ and Lowe, A.,” Accuracy of the wave equation in predicting arterial pulse propagation”, Journal of Mathematical and Computer Modelling 57 (2013) 460–468.
•    Wang, L., Simpkin, R., & Al-Jumaily, A. M. “Holographic Microwave Imaging for Medical Applications”. Journal of Biomedical Science and Engineering, Vol 6, No.8, pp. 823-833.
•    Wang, L., Simpkin, R., & Al-Jumaily, A. M. (July 2013). “Microwave Imaging for Brain Stroke Detection.” Proceedings of Shanghai International Conference on Applied Science and Engineering, pp.65-71.
•    Wang, L., Simpkin, R., & Al-Jumaily, A. M. (August, 2013) “Holographic Microwave Imaging: Experimental Investigation of Breast Tumour Detection. Proceedings of 2013 IEEE International Workshop on Electromagnetics (iWEM 2013), Hong Kong, China, pp.61-64.
•    Wang, L., Simpkin, R., & Al-Jumaily, A. M. (August, 2013). “Open-ended Waveguide Antenna for Microwave Breast Cancer Detection.” Proceedings of 2013 IEEE International Workshop on Electromagnetics (iWEM 2013), Hong Kong, China, pp.65-68.
•    Wang, L., Simpkin, R. & Al-Jumaily, A. M. (November 2013). “Three-Dimensional Holographic Microwave Imaging Array: Experimental Investigation of Tumour Detection in Breast Phantom.” Proceedings of 2013 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, November 15-21, 2013, San Diego, CA, United States. Paper number: IMECE2013-63132.
•    Lin, H.C., Lowe, A., Al-Jumaily, “Non-Invasive Blood Pressure Measurement Algorithm Using Neural Networks”, Journal of Artificial Research, Vol 3, No 2 (2014)
•    Wang, L., Simpkin, R. and Al-Jumaily, A. M., “Three-dimensional far-field holographic microwave imaging: an experimental investigation of dielectric object”, Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol 61, 169-184, 2014.
•    Wang, L., A. M. Al-Jumaily and R. Simpkin, “Imaging of 3-D dielectric objects using far-field holographic microwave imaging technique”, Progress In Electromagnetics Research B, Vol. 61, 135-147, 2014.
•    Arunkumar, J., Ramos, M., Robertson, J., Al‐Jumaily, A. A Technical Review on Gas Diffusion, Mechanism and Medium of PEM Fuel Cell, Ionics (Accepted).
•    Pierson, R. and Al-Jumaily A.M., “Internazation – endosomal apoptosis of breast cancer cells using herecptin-immobilized gold nanoparticles”. Breast cancer Targets and Therapy, 2014. (In Press).
•    Pierson Rathinaraj, Ahmed M Al-Jumaily, Do Sung Huh, “Internalization: acute apoptosis of breast cancer cells using herceptin-immobilized gold nanoparticles”, Breast Cancer (Dove Med Press). 2015 Feb 10;7:51-58. doi: 10.2147/BCTT.S69834. eCollection 2015.
•    Haba-Rubio J, Petitpierre NJ, Cornette F, Tobback N, Vat S, Giallourou T, Al-Jumaily A and Heinzer R (2015). “Oscillating Positive Airway Pressure (O-PAP) versus CPAP for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.” Front. Med. 2:29. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2015.00029
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Ashaat, S., Martin, B.A., Pohle-Krauza, R. and Krausa, M.L.,  “Bariatric Surgery Improvements for OSA Patients”, Proceedings of the ASME 2015 Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference, June 17-20, 2015. Snowbird Resort, Utah, USA.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Heinzer, R., Haba-Rubio, J.,  “Pressure Modulation Improves  OSA Patient Therapys”, Proceedings of the ASME 2015 Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering and Biotransport Conference, June 17-20, 2015. Snowbird Resort, Utah, USA.
•    Wang, L., Al-Jumaily, A. M., Kilding, A,“ Computer-Aided Diagnostic Tool for Lung Diseases” Proceedings of 2015 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, November 13-19, 2015, Houston, Texas. Paper number: IMECE2015-50550.
•    Jo-Avila, M., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Lu, J. “Computer-Aided Diagnostic Tool for Lung Diseases” Proceedings of 2015 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, November 13-19, 2015, Houston, Texas. Paper number: IMECE2015-51993.
•    Protheroe, M., Al-Jumaily, A.M., “Ultrasound Effect On Droplet Evaporation” Proceedings of 2015 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, November 13-19, 2015, Houston, Texas. Paper number: IMECE2015-50552.
•    Ashaat, S, Al-Jumaily, A.M., Huang, L “Upper Airway Dynamic Characteristics-Comparative Study between Health Subjects and OSA Patients” Proceedings of 2015 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, November 13-19, 2015, Houston, Texas. Paper number: IMECE2015-50533.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Ashaat, S., Huang, L., “Preventing upper airway collapse using cpap with and without pressure oscillations”, Proceedings of the ASME 2016 Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering Conference, June 29-July 2, 2016. National Harbour, Maryland, USA. Paper Number: 16-A-19-SB3C
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Ashaat, S., Huang, L., “Upper Airway Dynamic Characteristics in Healthy Subjects and OSA Patients”, Proceedings of the ASME 2016 Summer Biomechanics, Bioengineering Conference, June 29-July 2, 2016. National Harbour, Maryland, USA. Paper Number: 16-A-50-SB3C
•    Ashaat, S, Al-Jumaily, A.M., Huang, L “PREVENTING UPPER AIRWAY COLLAPSE USING CPAP WITH AND WITHOUT PRESSURE OSCILLATIONS” Proceedings of 2016 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, November 11-17, 2016, Phoenix, Arizona,  Paper number: IMECE2016-65449.
•    Wang, L.,Al-Jumaily, A.M.,”A new GUI device for monitoring cardiovascular status.” Proceedings of 2016 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, November 11-17, 2016, Phoenix, Arizona, Paper number: IMECE2016-65361.
•    Jayakumar, A., Ramos, M., Al-Jumaily, A.M.,”A Novel 3D Printing Technique to Synthesise Gas Diffusion Layer for PEM Fuel Cell Applications.” Proceedings of 2016 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, November 11-17, 2016, Phoenix, Arizona,  Paper number: IMECE2016-65554.
•    Anubha Kalra, Andrew Lowe, Ahmed Al-Jumaily, “A Novel Technique for Motion Artefact Removal from ECG signals”, 38th Annual International Conference of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2016.
•    Anubha Kalra, Andrew Lowe, Ahmed Al-Jumaily, “Point Tracking on a thin elastomer to emulate skin-stretch induced motion artefacts in Electrocardiogram measurements”, International Conference on Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ), 2015.
•    Anand, G., Lowe, A., and Al-Jumaily, A.M., “Parametric Electrical Modelling of Human Forearm Simulation Response Using Multi-Frequency Electrical Bioimpedance,” Journal of Biosensors & Bioelectronics, vol. 7, no. 2, 2016.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., “Vibration: Does it Relax Airway Smooth Muscle”, Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Dynamics, Vibration and Control, August 7-13, 2011, Calgary, Canada.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M, Reddy, P., Mussa, J. “Assessment Of Pressure Oscillations Delivery To The Lung” Paper Number SBC2011-53097, Proceedings of the ASME 2011 Summer Bioengineering Conference (SBC2011), June 22-25, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, Famington, Pennsylvania, USA
•     Al-Jumaily, A.M, DU, Y., “Simplified Model For ASM Dynamics” Paper Number SBC2011-53133, Proceedings of the ASME 2011 Summer Bioengineering Conference (SBC2011), June 22-25, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort, Famington, Pennsylvania, USA.
•    Ijpma G., Al-Jumaily A., Cairns S. and Sieck, G., (2010). “Logarithmic superposition in airway smooth muscle dynamics”, Paper No. IMECE2010-38214, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Vancouver, Canada.
•    Mussa, J., Al-Jumaily, A. M. and Ijpma, G.” An investigation into quantifying pressure wave oscillation in the lung”, Paper No. IMECE2010-38234 ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Vancouver, Canada, November 12-18, 2010.
•    Lan H., Al-Jumaily A., Lowe A., “Accuracy improvements of ambulatory blood pressure measurement using multiple strain sensors”, Paper No. IMECE2010-37602, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Vancouver, Canada, November 12-18, 2010.
•    Al-Rawi, M.A. and Al-Jumaily, A.M. and Lowe, A., “Computational fluid dynamics for atherosclerosis and aneurysm diagnostics”, Paper No. IMECE2010-37596, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Vancouver, Canada, November 12-18, 2010.
•    Al-Rawi, M.A. and Al-Jumaily, A.M. and Lowe, A., (2010). “Stress phase angle for non-invasive diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases”, Paper No. IMECE2010-37780, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Vancouver, Canada, November 12-18, 2010.
•    Mathur, M., Al-Jumaily, A.M., IJpma, G.Alany, R., “Effects of bronchodilators combined with oscillations on the contracted airway smooth muscle,” Paper No. IMECE2010-38357, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Vancouver, Canada, November 12-18, 2010.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Humrez, L., Ramos, M., Petchu, M., and Ingram, “ Porous Polymer Microneedles.” Polymer Chemistry Conference,  Ocean Coral, Maya & Turquesa, Puerto Morelos, Mexico, 19 – 22 November 2010
•    White, D.E., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Bartley, J., “Nasal air-conditioning during n-CPAP therapy”, Medical Science Conference, 2010, Queenstown, NZ
•    Al Haddad, M,  Al-Jumaily, A.M., Brooks, J. and Bartly, J, Physical treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis, Medical Science Conference, 2010, Queenstown, NZ
•    Ijpma, G.1; Al-Jumaily1, A.M.; Cairns, S.P.1; Sieck, G.C2.., “Myosin and actin polymerization and depolymerization in length adaptation of airway smooth muscle”, Medical Science Conference, 2010, Queenstown, NZ
•    Hildesley, M., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Paxton, R.A., Ramos, M.V. “Effect of Nafion Hydration on its Actuation Characteristics”, Proceedings of the Nineteenth International Symposium on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials (PFAMXIX). 15-17 Jan 2011, University of Auckland, pp 506-514.
•    Paxton, R.A., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Hildesley, M., Ramos, M.V., “Coated Nafion Humidification Ability- Feasibility Study”, Proceedings of the Nineteenth International Symposium on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials (PFAMXIX). 15-17 Jan 2011, University of Auckland, pp 497-505.
•    Mathur, M., Al-Jumaily, A.M., IJpma, “Can Breathing Oscillations Reduce Asthma Medication?, Proceeding of the first Middle East Conference on Biomedical Engineering (MECBME’11), Sharjah, UAE, Feb. 22-25, 2011
•    Mookerjee, A., Al-Jumaily A.M., Lowe, A. “Gender-specific Transfer Functions Might Give More Accurate Estimates Of Central Pressure”, SBC2010- 19207, Proceedings of the ASME2010 Summer Bioengineering Conference (SBC2010), June 16-19, Naples Florida, USA.
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Zhen, Z.F., “Critical Design Condensation Locations in Facial Masks”, SBC2010-19101, Proceedings of the ASME2010 Summer Bioengineering Conference (SBC2010), June 16-19, Naples Florida, USA.
•    Reddy, P., and Al-Jumaily, A. M., (2009). Viscoelastic and Surface Tension Models of the Neonatal Respiratory System, Fourth Asian Pacific Conference on Biomechanics, April 14-17 2009, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
•    Mookerjee, A., Lowe, A. and Al-Jumaily, A. M., (2009). Detection of central arterial diseases using aortic impedance, Fourth Asian Pacific Conference on Biomechanics, April 14-17 2009, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
•    Lan, H., and Al-Jumaily, A. M., (2009). Mechanical Factors in Non-invasive Blood Pressure Measurements, Fourth Asian Pacific Conference on Biomechanics, April 14-17 2009, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
•    IJpma, G., Cairns, S. and Al-Jumaily, A.M., (2009). “Airway Smooth Muscle dynamics”, Fourth Asian Pacific Conference on Biomechanics, April 14-17 2009, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
•    Lan, H., Al-Jumaily, A.M. & Lowe, A., (2009). Accuracy improvement in ambulatory blood pressure measurement using a finite element model, Combio, Christchurch, New Zealand, 6-10 December 2009
•    Mookerjee, A., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Lowe, A. & Westerhof, B.E., (2009). Individualisation of the aortic-brachial pressure transfer function, Combio, Christchurch, New Zealand, 6-10 December 2009
•    White, D.E. & Al-Jumaily, A.M., (2009). Optimum nasal air-conditioning during n-CPAP therapy, Combio, Christchurch, New Zealand, 6-10 December 2009
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M. and Abbas, I.,  “Transparent Electroactive Films for Optical Applications”, Proceedings of the European Materials Research Society Conference, Page 83, Warsaw University of  Technology, Warsaw, Poland September 14-18, 2009.
•    Reddy, P.I and Al-Jumaily A.M, " A multi-compartmental mechanical model of the neonatal respiratory system”, IFMBE Proceedings Vol. 25, pp. 590-593, World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering 2009(WC2009), Munich, Germany, September 7-12.2009.
•    IJpma, G., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Cairns, S.P., Sieck, G.C." Passive step response of airway smooth muscle”, IFMBE Proceedings Vol. 25, pp. 594-596, World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering 2009(WC2009), Munich, Germany, September 7-12.2009.
•    Mookerjee, A., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Lowe, A.,." Individualised Pressure Propagation Model for the Elastic Arteries”, IFMBE Proceedings Vol. 25, pp. 586-589, World Congress on Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering 2009(WC2009), Munich, Germany, September 7-12.2009.
•    IJpma, G., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Cairns, S.P. & Sieck, G.C., (2009). Airway smooth muscle non-contractile dynamics, Combio, Christchurch, New Zealand, 6-10 December 2009
•    Reddy P., Al-Jumaily A. and White D., (2009). The Effect of Vibrations on Surfactant Dynamics In the Neonate, Paper No. IMECE2009-10202, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA.
•    Ijpma G., Al-Jumaily A., Cairns S. and Sieck, G., (2009). Airway Smooth Muscle Dynamics. Paper No. IMECE2009-10225, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA.
•    Mookerjee A., Al-Jumaily A., Lowe A., (2009). Individualized transfer functions for the noninvasive estimation of central pressure from brachial pressure readings. Paper No. IMECE2009-11825, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA.
•    Lan H., Al-Jumaily A., Lowe A. and Hing, W., (2009). Biomechanical Basis of Oscillometric Blood Pressure Measuring Technique. Paper No. IMECE2009-11857, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, USA.
•    Reddy, P. I., Al-Jumaily, A. M. and Bold, G. T., “A Multicompartmental Viscoelastic Model of the Premature Lamb: The Effect of Different Ventilation Techniques on Respiratory Performance”, 5th annual Medical Sciences Congress; November 25-28, 2008: Queenstown, New Zealand
•    Lan, H., Al-Jumaily, A. M. and Lowe, A., “Accuracy Improvement in Ambulatory Blood Pressure Measurement using a Finite Element Model”, 5th annual Medical Sciences Congress; November 25-28, 2008: Queenstown, New Zealand.
•    Ma, X., Mookerjee, A., Lan, H., Lowe, A. and Al-Jumaily, A. M.  “Pattern Recognition of Non-invasive Blood Pressure Signals”, 5th annual Medical Sciences Congress; November 25-28, 2008: Queenstown, New Zealand
•    Mookerjee, A., Al-Jumaily, A. M. and Lowe, A., “Detection of the Presence of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms from Blood Pressure and Flow Readings”, 5th annual Medical Sciences Congress; November 25-28, 2008: Queenstown, New Zealand
•    Mookerjee A., Lowe A., Al-Jumaily A. “Monte-Carlo Simulation of Pressure Propagation Characteristics in Elastic Arteries”. Paper No. IMECE2008-66747, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, October 31 – November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
•    Mookerjee A., Al-Jumaily A., Lowe A. “Vascular Diseases and Arterial Pressure Wave Propagation”. Paper No. IMECE2008-66749, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, October 31 – November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
•    Lan H., Al-Jumaily A., Lowe A. “An Investigation into the Upper Arm Deformation under an Inflatable Cuff”. Paper No. IMECE2008-67009, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, October 31 – November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
•    Ijpma G., Al-Jumaily A., Cairns S. “An Evolving Network Model of Airway Smooth Muscle Crossbridge Dynamics and Length Adaptation”. Paper No. IMECE2008-66826, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, October 31 – November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
•    Reddy P., Al-Jumaily A., Bold G. “Viscoelastic and Surface Tension Models of the Neonatal Respiratory System: Assessing the Efficacy of Respiratory Support Devices.”. Paper No. IMECE2008-66212, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, October 31 – November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
•    Benjamin D., Gholam Hosseini H., Al-Jumaily A., Harrison M. “Fuzzy Logic Approach to Wireless Diagnostic Alarms”. Paper No. IMECE2008-67058, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, October 31 – November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
•    Ramos M., Armstrong A., Al-Jumaily A. “Nano-filled Polymer Composites for Biomedical Application”. Paper No. IMECE2008-67759, ASME, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, October 31 – November 6, 2008, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
•    Benjamin D, Gholam-Hosseini H, Al-Jumaily A, Harrison M, “Alerts to Threats in Theatres, Wireless Diagnostic Alarms,” Poster presentation at NZBio 2008 Conference & Exhibition Enterprising Technologies. Global Benefits, 31 March—2 April 2008, Auckland, New Zealand, 2008.
•    Paxton, R., Al-Jumaily, A.M. “Finite Element Model of Polyelectrolyte Hydrogels Swelling- Comparison with Experiments” Proceedings of the European Materials Research Society Conference, Page 67, Warsa University of Technology, Warsaw, Poland September 15-19, 2008.
•    Du, Y., Al-Jumaily, A.M., "Airway Smooth Muscle Response to External Oscillations", Medical Sciences Congress, Queenstown, 27-30 November 2007.
•    Ijpma, G., Al-Jumaily, A.M., "Modelling airway smooth muscle high frequency dynamics", Medical Sciences Congress, Queenstown, 27-30 November 2007.
•    Gohil, B.,  Gholam Hosseini, H., Harrison,  M., Lowe, A and Al-Jumaily, A.M., "Intelligent Monitoring of Critical Pathological Events in the Operating Theatre," in Proceedings of the 29th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, 2007, pp. 4343-4346.
•    Reddy, P.I., Al-Jumaily, A.M., "Mathematical Modelling of the Respiratory System: Formulations and Challenges", Medical Sciences Congress, Queenstown, 27-30 November 2007.

Books
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M, Fatemi, M., Biomedical Applications of Vibration and Acoustics in Therapy, Bioeffects and Modelling. ASME Press 2008, ISBN #: 0791802755
•    Al-Jumaily, A.M., Alizad, A.,Biomedical Applications of Vibration and Acoustics in Imaging and Characterisations, ASME Press 2008, ISBN #  0791802731
•    Al-Jumaily,A.M., Reddy, P.I., MEDICAL DEVICES FOR RESPIRATORY DYSFUNCTIONS: Principles and Modelling of Positive-Pressure Lung Support Devices. In press, ASME Press 2011,under publication, ISBN: 978-0-7918-5977-3

Book Chapters

•    Lan, H., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Mirnajafi, A., Nates, R.,“ An Investigation into the Dynamic Response of Vocal Folds”, Biomedical Applications of Vibration and acoustics in Therapy, Bioeffects and Modeling, ASME Press 2008, 247-271.
•    Du, Y., Al-Jumaily, A.M., White, D., “Occlusion Identification and relief Within Branched Structures”, Biomedical Applications of Vibration and acoustics in Therapy, Bioeffects and Modeling, ASME Press 2008, 173-213.
•    Reddy, P., Al-Jumaily, A.M., “Oscillatory Ventilation in the Treatment of Neonatal Respiratory Siseases”, Biomedical Applications of Vibration and acoustics in Therapy, Bioeffects and Modeling, ASME Press 2008, 35-60.
•    Ijpma, G., Al-Jumaily, A.M., Cairns, S., “Oscillation of Airway Smooth Muscle as a Potential Non-medicinal Treatment for Asthma”, Biomedical Applications of Vibration and acoustics in Therapy, Bioeffects and Modeling, ASME Press 2008, 5-33.
•    El-Aklouk, E, Al-Jumaily, A.M., Lowe, A., “Acoustic Response of the Human Arteries”, Biomedical Applications of Vibration and acoustics in Imaging and Characterizations, ASME Press 2008, 165-209.
•    Sakhawat, M., Al-Jumaily, AM., Dodd, D.M., and Naidu, L.S., “Is It Feasible To Have Changeable Focal Length Lenses?” TRN/SV/4 'Recent Res. Devel. Sound & Vibration, 1(2002): 497-508.
•    Au, PM and Al-Jumaily, A. M, “Asthma Relief and Airway Mechanics” TRN/SV/3 'Recent Res.Devel.Sound & Vibration, 1(2002): 479-495.

Awards:

  • Recipient, 1st Korean Brain Pool Program Fellowship 2007
  • Elected Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2008
  • Vice Chancellor’s Research Excellence Award 2009
  • Vice Chancellor’s Research Team Award 2011
  • Marie Curie FP7 Fellowship 2011
  • Vice Chancellor’s Postgraduate Supervision Excellence Award 2012

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