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Sayyed Ali Hosseini

Sayyed Ali Hosseini
BSc, MSc, PhD (Ontario Tech), PEng

Assistant Professor

Department of Automotive, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

Contact information

2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, Ontario L1G 0C5
Office: ACE 2023

905.721.8668 ext. 5724
905.721.3370 (fax)

Research topics

  • Manufacturing and Metal Cutting
  • Design and Optimization
  • Modelling and Simulation of Machining Operations
  • Machining Difficult-to-Cut Materials
  • Surface Integrity
  • Material Behavior


  • PhD (Mechanical Engineering), Ontario Tech University (Ontario Tech), Canada, 2013
  • MSc (Mechanical Engineering), Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran, 2008
  • BSc (Mechanical Engineering), Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran, 2005


Graduate courses

  • Mechanics and Dynamics of Machine Tools

UnderGraduate courses

  • Introduction to Engineering
  • Engineering Design
  • Concurrent Engineering and Design
  • Structure and Properties of Materials
  • Solid Mechanics
  • Dynamics
  • Manufacturing and Production Processes
  • Kinematics and Dynamics of Machines
  • Quality Control
  • Integrated Manufacturing Systems
  • Modelling Manufacturing Systems
  • Reliability and Maintenance
  • Principles of Material Removal Processes

Research and expertise

Publications and presentations

  • Selected publications and presentations

    Journal Publications

    1. Z. Yussefian, A. Hosseini, K. Hosseinkhani, H.A. Kishawy, “Design for Manufacturing of Variable Microgeometry Cutting Tools”, Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering (Transaction of the ASME), Vol. 140, Issue 1, pp. 011014-1 – 011014-7, 2018.
    2. Hosseini, H.M. Hussein, H.A. Kishawy, “On the Machinability of Die/Mold D2 Steel Material”, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 85, Issue 1-4, pp. 735-740, 2016.
    3. Pang, A. Hosseini, H.M. Hussein, I. Deiab, H.A. Kishawy, “Application of a new thick zone model to the cutting mechanics during end-milling”, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, Vol. 96, Issue 1, pp. 91-100, 2015.
    4. Hosseini, H.A. Kishawy, “On the Optimized Design of Broaching Tools”, Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering (Transaction of the ASME), Vol. 136, Issue 1, pp. 011011-1 – 011011-10, 2014.
    5. A. Kishawy, T. DesRoches, A. Hosseini, T. El-Wardany, C. Guo, ”Generic Method to Determine Coefficients of Mechanistic Milling Force Model”, International Journal of Manufacturing Research, Vol. 8, Issue 1, pp. 43-63, 2013.
    6. A. Kishawy, A. Hosseini, B. Moetakef-Imani, V.P. Astakhov, “An Energy Based Analysis of Broaching Operation: Cutting Forces and Resultant Surface Integrity”, Annals of the CIRP – Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 61, Issue 1, pp. 107-110, 2012.