Arif Rahman passed his Ph.D qualifying examination

Arif Rahman

PhD Candidate 
    School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering,
    Oklahoma State University,
    Stillwater, OK, USA
    Phone: 405-564-4347 (c) 


  • Oklahoma State University, PhD, 2014 (Expected)
  • Oklahoma State University, M.Sc. 2009
  • Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, B.Sc. 2006

Research Interests

  • Mechanical Behavior of Ceramic Composites
  • Fracture behavior of Graphene Reinforced SiC Composites
  • Thermo-mechanical properties of Polymer composites

Current Projects

  • Graphene-SiC composites - This project involves fabricating graphene nanoplatelet reinforced SiC composites for imporved fracture properties using polymer derived precursor along with spark plasma sintering technique

Past Project

  • Ceramic Composites - This project involves developing SiC/SiC composites using PIP technique and comparing the bulk properties with commercially available SiC/SiC prepared using sintering method.