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·         Marital Status:   Married

·         Nationality:        Jordanian

·         Date of Birth:     January  27th, 1983

·         Place of Birth:    Zarkaa

·         Number of children: two




August 2007 – May 2010: University of Malaya, Kula Lumpur, Malaysia.


Master of Engineering Science / Biomedical engineering  

·         Thesis title: Biomechanics of Staircase Exercises.

·         Member of the Center of Applied Biomechanics

·         Note: University of Malaya is 180th best university in the world and the 39th best Asian university according to the Times Higher Education-QS world universities ranking.  


October 2001 – October 2006: Jordan University of Science & Technology, Irbid, Jordan.


                  Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering

·         Graduation project: ECG Filtration and Heart rate Variability analysis (HRV) using Matlab 7.

·         Summer semester 2005-2006: Engineering training in the academic entrepreneurship center of excellence, Hijjawi faculty of Engineering & Technology at Yarmouk University.

·         Note: B.Sc degree program in Biomedical Engineering (BME) has been accredited by the ENGINEERING Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc.


            1990 – 1998: Yarmouk University Model School, Irbid, Jordan.


            1999-2000: Secondary School of balama.

                  Tawjihi Certificate




·         Arabic: Mother tongue.

·         English: Excellent.



WORKING EXPERIANCE                                                                                                                            


2010-now: working as a lecturer at the biomedical engineering department at Yarmouk University.



TEACHING EXPERIANCE                                                                                                                           


I taught the following courses:


I taught the following courses:


1.      Biomechanics 1 (BME 300)

2.      Biomechanics 2 (BME 576)

3.      Biomaterials 1 (BME 542)

4.      Biofluid mechanics (BME 396)

5.      Biomedical instrumentation 1 (BME 420)

6.      Biosensors (BME 380)

7.      Biomedical engineering Ethics (BME 400)

8.      Engineering Materials (PE 240)

9.      Introduction to Engineering (BME 152)

10.  Biotransport Phenomena (BME 496)

11.  Introduction to mechanics and material science and their medical     applications ( BMIE 324)


And Supervise the following Labs:


1- Circuits Analysis Lab

2- Biomedical instrumentation Lab

3- Biomedical Software lab

4- Digital Signal processing Lab

5- Bioelectronics Lab

6- Electronics Lab

7- Advanced biomedical signal processing Lab



Ihssan S. Masad, Sami Almashaqbeh, Othman Smadi, Mariam Abu Olaim, Abeer Obeid, Spinal Curvature and Lower Extremities Kinematics of Simulated Pregnancy during Stair Ascending and Descending, Journal of Biomimetics, Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering 41, 11-22, 2019.

H Alquran, AM Alqudah, IA Qasmieh, S Almashaqbeh, Gaussian Model of Electrooculogram Signals, 2019 IEEE Jordan International Joint Conference on Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (JEEIT), 2019.

Sami Almashaqbeh, Bahaa Al-Sheikh, Wan Abu Bakar Wan Abas and Noor Azuan Abu Osman (2015). Lower Extremities Biomechanics of Regular Stair Climbing: Slim Versus Obese. Biomedical Engineering: Applications, Basis and Communications, Vol. 27, No. 3 (2015)  (9 pages)

Al-Sheikh B., Elshebli A., Al-Assaf A.,  Almashaqbeh S., Alrawabdeh W.Al-Tahat A.Baker A.A.Batayneh J.,  Jabra F. (2013). Sound source direction estimation in horizontal plane using microphone array. Applied Electrical Engineering and Computing Technologies (AEECT), 2013 IEEE Jordan Conference.

Sami Almashaqbeh, Wan Abu Bakar Wan Abas and Noor Azuan Abu Osman (2009). Biomechanics of stair ascending exercises. In the proceeding of XXIInd Congress of the International Society of Biomechanics; Cape Town, South Africa, July 5- 9, 2009.

UNDERGRADUATE PROJECTS                                                                                                                     


Supervision of the following undergraduate projects:                                                                    

Two-Dimensional Gait Analysis Using color recognition. In the proceeding of the 4th undergraduate research conference; Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (2012)

Two-Dimensional Motion Analysis For sport application. In the proceeding of 5th undergraduate research conference; Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (2013)

Electrogoniometer for gait analysis. In the proceeding of 5th undergraduate research conference; Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (2013)

Cyber Glove For Deaf People. (2014)

Elevator Control System for Blind People (2014)

Braille language educational tool (2014)

Three-Dimensional Lower-Extremity Gait Analysis Using Matlab. (2015)

Handicapped Car Controlling System by Mobile Application. (2015)

Glove Controlled Robotic Hand using Flex Sensors (2015)

Muscle Strength Evaluation Tool (2017) supported by the KADDB

The Effect of Age in Facial Symmetry (2019)

Hand Grip Strength and Fatigue Characteristics (2019)

COMPUTER SKILLS                                                                                                                    


·         Programming using MatLab.

·         Microsoft Windows.

·         Microsoft Office.

·         Internet.

·         Programming using C++.

·         Onshape 3D design software.

·         Fusion 360 3D design.

·         Kinovea motion analysis.




·         I am Interested in drawing and in writing poems.

·                     Favorite Quite: "Do not let their speech grieve you. For all glory is Allah's. He hears all and knows all". - Qur'an, Yunus, Surah 10:65.​