Associate Professor
+962 6 4294444 Ext. 4505

Dr. Hazem Kaylani joined The German-Jordanian University (GJU) in 2006.  He received his Ph.D. in industrial engineering from Arizona State University. Prior to that he worked as a senior simulation analyst at the Boeing Company, Mesa, Arizona. His research interests include Optimization of stochastic models, discrete event simulation tools, and hybrid production control systems

Educational Background

Industrial Engineering (Operations Research), Arizona State University
Mechanical Engineering,University of Jordan
Industrial Engineering, University of Jordan
Research Interests

Optimization of Stochastic Models

Discrete Event Simulation Tools for Manufacturing

Hybrid Production Control Systems

Quality Assurance in Global Supply Chains

  • خبراته السابقة تشمل العمل في شركة بوينغ للطائرات في الولايات المتحدة، لمدة 8 سنوات.


  • بالإضافة الى ذلك، عمل في عدة مشاريع ممولة من السوق الأوروبية بقيمة 2.5 مليون يورو، تتعلق بالجودة الكاملة لبرامج الدراسات العليا وتطوير الخطط الدراسية، بالإضافة الى مواضيع بحثية أخرى.


  • العمل الاكاديمي لمدة 15 سنة.

Selected Publications

2019 Ammar Alkhalidi, Sufyan Tahat, Mohammed Smadi, Bahaa Migdady, Hazem Kaylani,"Risk Assessment Using the Analytic Hierarchy Process (AHP) While Planning and Prior to Constructing Wind Projects in Jordan",Wind Engineering,2019
2011 Kaylani, H.A, Altarazi, S. A,"Simulation Based Genetic Algorithm Approach for Integrating Process Planning and Scheduling Functions",Proceedings of the IASTED International Conference on Modelling, Simulation and Identification (MSI 2011),ACTA Press, November 2011, 755-076,2011
2010 Rabadi, G., Kaylani, H.,"Towards a Center for Modeling and Simulation: The Case for Jordan", International Workshop on Enterprise & Organizational Modeling and Simulation, June 7-8, 99-113, Hammamet,Tunisia ,2010
2008 Cochran, J.K., and Kaylani, H.A.,"Optimal Design of a Hybrid Push/Pull Serial Manufacturing System with Multiple Part Types", International Journal of Production Research,46 (4): 949-965,2008
2008 Kaylnai, H.A.,"Effect of Heat Treatment on the Wear Resistance of Aluminum Silicon Alloys", The 13th International Conference on Machine Design and Production, 03 -05 October, Istanbul, Turkey,2008
2008 Beisenbach,R., Dudziak,R.,"Cooperation with German-Jordanian University, Amman, Jordan, In Mechatronics study course", International Workshop on Enterprise & Organizational Modeling and Simulation, 1st Int Engineering Sciences Conf, Aleppo,Syria,2008
2008 Cochran, J.K.,"Optimal Design of a Hybrid Push/Pull Serial Manufacturing System with Multiple Part Types", International Journal of Production Research, Vol. 46, No. 4, 949-965,2008
2008 Biesenbach, R., Kaylani, H.,"Mechatronics Study Course at The German-Jordanian University Amman, Jordan", 9th International Workshop on Research and Education in Mechatronics, Bergamo, Italy,2008
2006 Kaylani, H.A.,"A Computational Approach Optimizing Push/Pull Flow In An Aerospace Transmission Overhaul Shop", Proceedings of the 17th IASTED International Conference on Modelling and Simulation, 201--206,2006
2006 Khadra, L., Al-Agtash, S., Shibli, M., Kaylani, H.,"Jordanian Industry: Competency –based Evaluations and Needs Assessment in Automation and Manufacturing", German Jordanian University Technical Report, Amman, Jordan,2006
2004 Kaylani, H.A.,"Optimal Design of a Hybrid Push/Pull Flow in a Tube Shop", Annual Simulation Solutions Conference, Manufacturing Track (20 pages) on CD-ROM, Orlando, FL ,2004
1999 Zaid, A., Rahmatullah, H., Kaylani, , H.,"Effect of Silicon Percent and aging Temperature on Mechanical Behavior and Machinability of Cast Aluminum", Proceedings of the Second Assiut University International Conference on Mechanical Engineering Advanced Technology for Industrial Production, Vol. 1, 285-292, Assiut, Egypt,1999