Research Interests

​Low temperature heat release in HCCI and SI modes; P-T diagrams and fuel rating; Argon-dilution combustion.


Selected Publications

  • HCCI Octane Number Scale in a Pressure-Temperature Diagram - A Tool for Investigating Combustion Behavior of Practi...
    Masurier, J., Elkhazraji, A., Mohammed, A., and Johansson, B.
    SAE Technical Paper 2019-01-0965, (2019)
  • A path towards high efficiency using Argon in an HCCI engine
    Mohammed, A., Masurier, J., Elkhazraji, A., Dibble, R. et al.,
    SAE Technical Paper 2019-01-0951, (2019)

Education Profile

  • 2015-2018: B.Sc (Mechanical Engineering), King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
  • 2018: Internship in the Clean Combustion Research Center at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.
  • 2018-present: M.S./Ph.D. student in the Clean Combustion Research Center, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.



Scientific and Professional Memberships

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).