Afif Gouissem

Afif Gouissem

Assistant Professor

Mechanical
Email: a.gouissem@ack.kw.edu
Qualification: Doctorate in Mechanical engineering

  • Molecular dynamics & DFT calculations
  • Accelerated Molecular dynamics
  • Multi-scale material modeling
  • Mechanical properties of materials
  • A. Gouissem, Wu Fan, A.C.T. van Duin, P. “A reactive force-field for Zirconium and Hafnium Di-boride”, Sharma, Computational material science v70 p171-177 (2013)
  • A. Gouissem, R. Sarangi, D. Qian, P.Sharma, “Grain Boundary Sliding Constitutive Law from Atomistics”, Computational Materials Science (2015)
  • X. Yan, A. Gouissem, P. Sharma, “Atomistic insights into Li‐ion diffusion in amorphous silicon”, Mechanics of Materials (2015)
  • A Gouissem, R Sarangi, Q Deng, P Sharma Bridging time-scales: Grain boundary sliding constitutive law from atomistics Computational Materials Science 104, 200-204
  • X. Yan, A.Gouissem, P. Gudru, P. Sharma, "Elucidating the atomistic mechanisms underpinning plasticity in Li-Si nanostructures", Physical Review Materials (2017)