Naeim Henein

Naeim Henein

University Distinguished Professor, Mechanical Engineering

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Naeim Henein



Ph.D. University of Michigan, 1957

Research Interests

1. Heat and Mass Transfer
2. Engine Combustion
3. Emission Controls and Tribology

Professional Affiliations

  • Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), Fellow.
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Fellow.
  • Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE), Member.
  • The Combustion Institute, Member.
  • Engineering Society of Detroit, (ESD).Fellow.
  • Sigma Xi, Member.
  • Tau Beta Pi , Member. 

Awards and Honors

  • Society of Automotive Engineers, Certificate of Recognition, International Congress, 1965.
  • Engineering Society of Detroit's College of Fellows Medallion Award, June 6, 1986.
  • Society of Automotive Engineers Excellent Oral Presentation Award, April 28, 1987.
  • Society of Automotive Engineers Recognition Award (20years SAE Student Advisor), 1992.
  • Fellow, Society of Automotive Engineers, 1987.
  • Wayne State University Board of Governor's Distinguished Faculty Fellowship, 1988-89.
  • Society of Automotive Engineers, Certificate of Appreciation, 1990.
  • ASME-ICE Meritorious Service Award, 1990.
  • Outstanding Faculty Award, 1990-1991 and 1991-1992.
  • Medallion Recipient of the 19th U.S. Army Science Conference, June 1994.
  • Society of Automotive Engineers Faculty Advisor Award, 1995.
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Fellow, October 1995.
  • A. R. Carr Professor of Engineering, Wayne State University, 1997.