Bashir Khoda, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

The University of Maine
Ferland Engineering Education and Design Center, Room 248
Orono, ME 04469-5711
(207) 581-5183;

Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering, University at Buffalo, 2013

External Engagements:

  • Assistant Professor, North Dakota State University

Teaching Areas:

Statics; Eng Graphics & CAD; Manufacturing

Research Areas:

  • Digital Manufacturing
  • Additive Manufacturing/ 3D Printing
  • Bio-Manufacturing

Principal Sponsors:


Select Research / Collaboration Activities:

  • New Bio-Inspired 3D Printing Functionalized Lattice Composites for Actively Preventing and Mitigating Internal Corrosion, DOT
  • Bio-based polymers and composites for additive manufacturing, NSF-EPSCoR
  • Bio-manufacturing of cancerous pancreas tissue with controlled gradient hypoxia, NIH

Select Publications / Conference Presentations:

  • Habib, M. A.*, Sanku M., Venkatachalem, S. and Khoda, B., “3D Printability of Alginate-Carboxymethyl Cellulose Hydrogel,” Materials, 2018, 11(3) pp.454; doi: 10.3390/ma11030454.
  • Ahsan, N., *, Xie, R.*, and Khoda, B., “Heterogeneous topology design and voxel-based bio-printing,” Rapid Prototyping Journal, 2018 Vol. 24 Issue: 7, pp.1142-1154,
  • Habib*, A. and Khoda, B., “Support Grain Architecture Design for Additive Manufacturing,” Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 2017, 29 pp. 332-342;
  • Habib*, A. and Khoda, B., “Attribute driven process architecture for additive manufacturing,” Journal of Robotics and Computer Integrated Manufacturing, 2017, 44 pp. 253-265;
  • Ahasan*, N. and Khoda, B., “AM optimization framework for part and process attributes through geometric analysis,” Journal of Additive Manufacturing, 2016, 11 pp. 85-96,

Professional Activities / Memberships:

  • SME (Society for Manufacturing Engineers)
  • ASME (American Society for Mechanical Engineers)
  • IISE (Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers)
  • Member, America Makes