Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Applications
22 May 2022

​Dr. Salah Malkawi, Nuclear Engineering Department at JUST, and Dr. Hany Abdel-Khalik, School of Nuclear Engineering, Purdue University, organized a joint course on “Artificial Intelligence in Engineering Applications”, it was successfully conducted from May 8-23 at the JUST campus in Irbid, Jordan with multiple lectures from Dr. Abdel-Khalik, Dr. Malkawi, Dr. Al Rashdan, and Mr. Sundaram covering the latest advancements in AI and its applications across the various engineering disciplines. Participating undergraduate and graduate students were familiarized with the latest challenges and potential opportunities to advance the frontiers of AI through the intensive 2-week course. As part of a cultural interchange program, students from Purdue and JUST participated in a wide range of local activities including visits to Petra, Wadi Rum, the Dead Sea, historic sites in Amman, and local family-hosted dinners where they explored the various facets of Jordanian culture and cuisine. ​