Faez Ahmed

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).