Mohamed Hamdy Doweidar

Associate Professor (Profesor Contratado Doctor)

Mechanical Engineering Department

School of Engineering and Architecture (EINA)
Campus Rio Ebro, Edificio Agustin de Betancourt
Maria de Luna, s/n
Tel:: (+34) 876 55 52 10



Mohamed H. Doweidar is a full associate professor at the Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Zaragoza, Spain. Besides, he is a member of the Biomedical Research Networking center in Bioengineering, Biomaterials and Nanomedicine (CIBER-BBN), the Aragón Institute of Engineering Research (I3A) and the European Society of Biomechanics. He received his Ph.D. degree in Computational Fluid Mechanics (2005) beside to a Diploma in Advanced Studies in Computational Fluid Mechanics (2004) from Zaragoza University, Spain; M.Sc. in Engineering Mathematics (2001) from Ain Shams University, Egypt; B.Sc. in Statistical and Computer Science (1997) from Mansoura University, Egypt; B.Sc. in industrial engineering (1993) from Benha Higher Institute of Technology, Egypt. Dr. Doweidar has participated in many national and international investigation projects. In addition, he is author and coauthor of many books and articles in national and international journals. His investigation interests include Computational Biomechanics, Cell Simulation, Hyperelastic Materials, Large Deformations, Finite Element Method, Natural Element Method, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Error Estimation and Adaptively.


Research topics

Books and Book chapters

  • D. Bel, S.P. Broto, M.H. Doweidar and E.L. Sancho, “Resistencia de Materiales”, Stylo Digital, Spain, 2014. [ISBN: 978-84-15688-89-1]
  • H. Doweidar, R. Muñoz, E. Peña, B. Calvo and M. Doblaré, “3D Computational Modeling of the Human Knee in Physiological State”, Knee Joints: Kinematics, Injury Types and Treatment Options, Nova publishers, USA, 2012 2nd Quarter. [ISBN: 978-1-61942-268-1]
  • H. Doweidar, “Advances in the Finite Element Method for Fluid Flow”, Vdm Verlag Dr. Muller Aktiengesellschaft & Co. Kg, Germany, 2011. [ISBN: 978-3-639-36993-9]
  • Hauke, M.H. Doweidar and S. Fuente, “Mesh Adaptivity Using VMS Error Estimators. Application to the Transport Equation”, Boundary and Interior Layers, Computational & Asymptotic Methods, Vol. 81, 147-155, Eds.: C. Clavero, J.L. Gracia, F. Lisbona, Series: Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering, Springer, 2011. [ISBN: 978-3-642-19664-5]
  • Hauke, M.H. Doweidar and D. Fuster, “A Posteriori Error Estimation for Computational Fluid Dynamics. The Variational Multiscale Approach”, Multiscale Methods in Computational Mechanics, Vol. 55, 19-38, Eds.: E. Ramm, R. Borst, Series: Lecture Notes in Applied and Computational Mechanics, Springer, 2010. [ISBN: 978-90-481-9808-5]
  • D. Bel and M.H. Doweidar, “Elasticidad y Resistencia de Materiales”, Stylo Digital, Spain, 2010. [ISBN: 978-84-938302-2-9]

Advised students

  • Seyed Jamaleddin Mousavi. Computational Modeling of Cell Behaviour in Three-Dimensional Matrices. Awarded Ph. D. May 2015. [PDF]
  • Sara Manzano Martínez. 3D Mechano-electro-chemical study of articular cartilage: Computational modelling and experimental characterization. Awarded Ph. D. May 2015. (with prof. M. Doblare). [PDF]