Ahmed Azab

photoAddress:
Mr Ahmed Azab
Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering
University of Sheffield
Sheffield S1 3JD

Email: AMMAzab1@sheffield.ac.uk
Room: 204, Sir Henry Stephenson Building


Biopic

Mr Ahmed Azab is conducting PhD research into 'Design and development of assistive robots using EMG based advanced control systems' under the supervision of Dr Mahnaz Arvaneh and Professor Lyudmila Mihaylova in the Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering, University of Sheffield.

Mr Azab gained his B.Sc degree from the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Military Technical College,Egypt, in 2007. From 2009 , he was working as a research and teaching assistant at the same department.

Mr Azab was awarded an MSc degree with the title of 'EMG Low-Cost Prosthetic Arm Control System' from the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Military Technical College,Egypt, in 2015.

Research Interests

1-Biomechatronics and Rehabilitation
2-Assistive robots and exoskeleton
3-EMG and EEG based advanced control systems

Publications

1-" Monitoring of Upper-Limb EMG Signal Activities Using a Low Cost System; Towards a PowerAssist Robotic Arm," International journal of COMADEM, Vol. 18, Number 3, July 2015, ISSN
1363-7681, page 33-36.
2- “Design and Development of a Low Cost Prosthetic Arm Control System Based On sEMG Signal,”
accepted to be in the proceeding of the ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress
and Exposition, (IMECE2015), Houston, Texas, November 13-19, 2015.
3- “Monitoring of Upper-Limb EMG Signal Activities Using a Low Cost System; Towards a PowerAssist Robotic Arm,” Proceeding of the Joint Conference Machinery Failure Prevention Technology
(MFPT) 2015 and ISA’s 61st International Instrumentation Symposium, pp. 455-462, The Westin,
Huntsville AL, USA, May 12-14, 2015.