Instructor's Summary

Dr. Ghassan Hassan


Dr. Ghassan Hassan, PhD, MSc, BSc, is a Senior Mechanical Engineer with over 25 years of experience in Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Heating, Air-Conditioning, Refrigeration, Design of Pressure Vessels, Heat Exchangers, Pipeline for Petroleum Plants, piping system, instrumentation control, protection, operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of turbines, compressors, motors, pumps, blower and fan, Materials Inspection and Engineering Drawing.  He is currently the Senior Professor of Engineering at one of the most prestigious universities. 

During his career life, Dr. Ghassan worked as the Senior Engineering Manager of ESD Industries in Canada wherein he managed the design & calculation of pressure vessels, heat exchangers & refrigeration systems and the selection of refrigeration & petroleum plants equipment. Further, he was the Technical Advisor of Shell Petroleum where he provided consulting services on gas turbines, pressure vessels, compressors & oil pumps, HVAC equipment, petroleum pipeline and equipment. Prior to that, he was the Production Manager of IBM Canada where he was in-charge of instrumentation, control, and protection systems for gas turbines and compressors.

Dr. Ghassan has PhD, Master and Bachelor degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical University of “Otto von Guerieke” in Germany and from the University of Toronto, Canada respectively. Furthermore, he also has certifications for API 510 (Pressure Vessels) and API 653 (Storage Tanks)<