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Dr. Shamraiz Ahmad
Assistant Professor
Department of Design and Manufacturing Engineering

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
H-12, Islamabad
Tel : +925190856062

Green and Sustainable Manufacturing, Design and Manufacturing System Optimization

PhD in Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Shamraiz Ahmad is working as an Assistant Professor at School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (SMME), NUST. He did his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia and Masters of Science in Design and Manufacturing Engineering from SMME, NUST. His Bachelors degree is in Industrial Engineering and Management from IQTM, University of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan.


Regular Reviewer of International Journals

  • Sustainable Production and Consumption ISSN: 2352-5509, Reviewer since July 2019

  • Science and Technology Journal, e-ISSN: 2163-2677, Reviewer since July 2016

Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC)​​​​

Honors and Achievements​

  • Best Postgraduate Student Award, 2019. Awarded by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia

  • Thesis Merit Award, 2019. Awarded by UniversitTeknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia

  • Gold Medal in 2nd Digitalised International Invention, Innovation & Design Johor 2019, Malaysia, Awarded by Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia

  • Faculty Development Program (fully funded scholarship), 2015. Awarded by National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan

  • President’s Gold Medal, 2014. Awarded by National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan​

  • Sustainability assessment of manufacturing processes, systems and plants.

  • Lean and environmentally friendly manufacturing

  • Product design and manufacturing system optimisation​ ​

​ISI Impact Factor Journal Publication (s)​ 

  • Ahmad Shamraiz and Wong Kuan Yew (2019), "Development of weighted triple-bottom line sustainability indicators for the Malaysian food manufacturing industry using the Delphi method", Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 229 pp. 1167-1182. (Q1, IF: 6.395)
  • Ahmad Shamraiz, Wong Kuan Yew and Zaman Babar (2019), "A comprehensive and innovative method for gate-to-gate sustainability assessment of the Malaysian food manufacturing industry", Vol. 11 pp. 948-971. Sustainability, (Q2, IF: 2.592)
  • Ahmad Shamraiz, Wong Kuan Yew and Rajoo Srithar (2018), "Sustainability indicators for manufacturing sectors: a literature survey and maturity analysis from the triple-bottom line perspective", Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management. Vol. 10 pp. 312-334. (Q2, IF: 2.642)
  • Ahmad Shamraiz, Wong Kuan Yew, Tseng Ming Lang  and Wong Wai Peng (2018), "Sustainable product design and development: A review of tools, applications and research prospects", Resources, Conservation and Recycling, Vol. 132 pp. 49-61. (Q1, IF: 7.04)
  • Ahmad Shamraiz and Wong Kuan Yew (2018), "Sustainability assessment in the manufacturing industry: a review of recent studies", Benchmarking: An International Journal, Vol. 26 No.4, pp. 3162-3179 (Indexed: Web of Science)
  • Elahi Hassan, Tamoor Ali , Basit Abdul , Israr Asif, Swati R.F., Ahmad Shamraiz and Shaban M. (2018), "Design and performance analysis of hybrid solar powered geyser in Islamabad, Pakistan", Thermal Science, DOI: 10.2298/TSCI180311299E. (Q3, IF: 1.541)
  • Ahmad, Shamraiz, Wong Kuan Yew and Elahi Hassan (2017), "Sustainability Assessment and Analysis of Malaysian Food Manufacturing Sector—A Move Towards Sustainable Development", Advanced Science Letters, Vol. 23 No.9, pp. 8942-8946. (Indexed: Web of Science)

Non- Impact Factor Journal Publication (s)

  • Ahmad Shamraiz, Wong Kuan Yew and Ahmad Riaz (2019), Life cycle assessment for food production and manufacturing: recent trends, global applications and future prospects. Vol. 34 pp. 49-57. Procedia Manufacturing ,
  • Waqar Saad, Asad Saad, Ahmad Shamraiz, Abbas Ch Asad and Elahi Hassan (2017), "Effect of Drilling Parameters on Hole Quality of Ti-6Al-4V Titanium Alloy in Dry Drilling", Materials Science Forum, Vol. 880 pp. 33-36. (Indexed: Scopus)
  • Elahi Hassan, Israr Asif, Khan, M Zubair and Ahmad Shamraiz (2016), "Robust Vehicle Suspension System by Converting Active & Passive Control of a Vehicle to Semi-Active Control System Analytically", Journal of Automation and Control Engineering, Vol. 4 No.4, pp.300-304 . (Indexed: EI)
  • Peer-Reviewed International Conference Publication (s)
  • Ahmad Shamraiz, Wong Kuan Yew, Imran Zahid, Zahid Hussain, Muhammad Salman Khan, Muhammad Sarfraz (2019), Normalization and weighting methods for precise and standardized sustainability assessment: recent practices in manufacturing . 2019 International Conference on Applications & Design in Mechanical Engineering, Penang, Malaysia. (Accepted)
  • Ahmad Shamraiz, Ahmad Riaz and Maqsood Adnan (2014), "Parametric screening and design refinement of ceiling fan blades". In: Sheng, A. and Wang, Y. (eds.) Manufacturing and Engineering Technology: Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Manufacturing and Engineering Technology. CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group: London, UK, pp. 591-595. (Indexed: Scopus)​

  • August 2019 till date: Assistant Professor at NUST School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (SMME)

  • July 2015 to October 2016: Worked as Lecturer Mechanical Engineering at University of Sargodha (UoS), Sargodha

  • July 2014 to July 2015: Worked as Lecturer Mechanical Engineering at Institute of Space Technology (IST), Islamabad

  • February 2013 to July 2015​​: Worked as Visiting Lecturer at International Islamic University (IIU), Islamabad

  • Worked as Production Engineer at Faruki Pulp Mills (FPM), Gujrat, Pakistan for 2 years.​