Author Interview: Abdallah HAOUAM

Author Interview: Abdallah HAOUAM


Tell us more about yourself, who is Dr. Abdallah HAOUAM?

Date of birth: 24/12/1950, University Professor since 1985, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Sciences, University Badji Mokhtar Annaba 23000 Algeria, Engineer in Mechanical Engineering of the Ecole Nationale Polytechnique d’Alger 1977, Doctor in Mechanical Engineering of the University of Technology of Compiègne 2009.

Taught subjects:

Thermodynamics for more than a decade at the level of the classical university curriculum (Engineering) as well as in L.M.D (Bachelor’s degree), Cryogenics, Air conditioning, Turbomachinery, Fluid Mechanics, TP of Thermal Transfers…

Research work: Author of ten international scientific publications since 2009 in the fields of material behaviour and energy.

Interests: Facilitator of the “Pedagogical Training for New Teachers” seminars since 2013.

Administrative experience: 4 spaced mandates as Head of Mechanical Engineering Department.

Your latest book is about technical thermodynamics. What is the message you want to convey to the readers?

Dear Readers: Please feel free to purchase this book on technical thermodynamics; I am sure you will appreciate the simplicity and clarity of the content. It will serve as a support in the field of thermodynamics in general. At the end of each chapter you will find a series of revised application exercises that will help you to assimilate the course quickly. Thank you for your trust.

Who is this book for?

The book of technical thermodynamics is intended for students in the physics and chemistry classes of the first university cycle as well as for students in the science and technology fields(energy mechanics, process engineering, civil engineering, hydraulics;…) preparing for a Bachelor’s degree or an engineering diploma; to help them in their personal work. It is a book for any student wishing to improve his scientific and pedagogical needs.

Describe Generis Publishing in a few words.

Honestly, I just discovered Generis Publishing thanks to your email. I visited the website and I really appreciated the offers of your publishing house.

Is there a quote that stands out for you?

There are a few of them:

“To seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave”

“Science without conscience is the ruin of the soul”

What would be your word of encouragement for a new author?

Be generous in your effort to write your manuscript. Write and rewrite, use the principle of reformulation to express your ideas. Do not give up, persevere! Share your knowledge…