University of Sistan and Balochestan, Iran
Abbasali Saboktakin received his Ph.D degree in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering from Canada and is currently teaching and doing research as an assistant professor in the department of mechanical engineering at University of Sistan & Balochestan, Iran. He has more than sixteen years industrial experience and researched on different advanced projects in the field of aerospace, heavy industry and published one book and more than 30 papers in international journals and conferences. As a founder of the research center on advanced lightweight materials, he has collaborated with well-known companies and research laboratories in the field of production and testing of polymer composite materials in North America & Europe. Furthermore, he has been key speaker for the conferences of composite materials and session chair for some international conferences such as ASME. He has been reviewer for well-known journals and conferences and a member of editorial board of steel magazine as well. He is member of US testing society, Canadian mechanical engineers, world steel association, society for non-destructive testing and aerospace society in Japan and Canada.