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Professor Moh'' Ahmad Al-Nimr received his Ph.D. (1991) in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Michigan/Ann Arbor - USA. He then joined the faculty of Mechanical Engineering at Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan, where he has been teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Energy and Thermal Power while conducting research. He has published about 248 articles in different fields of energy (energy storage, generation, conversion, management, saving, renewable, etc.) and in the areas of heat transfer (macro and micro-scale heat transfer, heat transfer in porous media, thermal and hydrodynamics behavior of micro-channels, etc.). He was awarded the Khalifa Award for Education in the category of Distinguished University Professor in the Field of Scientific Research (2012), the Khwarizmi International Award (2012), King Abdullah II Award for Innovation (2010), Scopus Award for Distinguished Researchers (2009), the Jordanian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research Award for the Distinguished Researchers in Engineering (2006), the Abed-Alhameed Shoman Award for Arab Scientists (1994), the Jordan University of Science and Technology medal for distinguished scientific and academic achievements two times (1997, 2006), the Hisham Hijjawi Award (2003) and many others. He has the highest number of publications in Jordan as mentioned in a study about the status of the scientific research in OIC (Organization of Islamic Countries) member states and conducted by the COMSTECH (A standing committee for scientific and technological cooperation in the OIC). He worked many times as an expert in evaluating the EU projects of Tempus, FP7 and Erasmus Mundus programs. He acted as an Editor of Energy Conversion and Management, Elsevier during the period 2011-2012. He acted as an Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Applied Engineering Research for 3 years (2005-2008). Besides, he is acting now as an Associate Editor for 12 other journals such as Energy-The International Journal, Int. J. Thermophysics, Jordanian Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, The Open Thermodynamics Journal, Journal of Thermodynamic, International Journal of Engineering and many others. He participated in the international committees of more than 55 international scientific conferences.