Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Faez Ahmed is an assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at MIT, and leads the Design Computation and Digital Engineering (DeCoDE) Lab. Ahmed’s current research focuses on machine learning and optimization for engineering design, AI-augmented human teams, and advanced engineering material systems. Ahmed received his dual bachelor’s-master’s degree in mechanical engineering in 2012 from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, and his PhD in mechanical engineering from University of Maryland, College Park, in 2019. Ahmed is also a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
- PcDGAN: A Continuous Conditional Diverse Generative Adversarial Network For Inverse Design. ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining.
- Range-GAN: Range-Constrained Generative Adversarial Network for Conditioned Design Synthesis. Proceedings of the ASME IDETC/CIE.
- PaDGAN: Learning to Generate High-Quality Novel Designs. Journal of Mechanical Design.
- Deep Generative Modeling for Mechanistic-based Learning and Design of Metamaterial Systems. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering.
- Forming Diverse Teams from Sequentially Arriving People. Journal of Mechanical Design.