Dr Aydin Azizi


Senior Lecturer

School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics

Aydin Azizi


Dr. Aydin Azizi holds a PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering. Certified as an official instructor for the Siemens Mechatronic Certification Program (SMSCP), he currently serves as a Senior Lecturer at the Oxford Brookes University.

His current research focuses on investigating and developing novel techniques to model, control and optimize complex systems. Dr. Azizi’s areas of expertise include Control & Automation, Artificial Intelligence and Simulation Techniques.

Dr. Azizi is the recipient of the National Research Award of Oman for his AI-focused research, DELL EMC’s “Envision the Future” competition award in IoT for “Automated Irrigation System”, and ‘Exceptional Talent’ recognition by the British Royal Academy of Engineering.

Teaching and supervision


Modules taught

  • Engineering Practice and Design II
  • Stress Analysis and Dynamics
  • Advanced control
  • MSc Dissertation  
  • Control technology
  • Electronics

Dr Azizi also teaches, as a visiting professor:

  • Control & Automation: German University of Technology in Oman, Muscat, Oman
  • Simulation Techniques: Cyprus International University, Cyprus


Research Honors and Awards 

  • 2019, Exceptional Talent
    Recognized by the Royal Academy of Engineering of United Kingdom because of the achievements in the field of Control and Artificial Intelligence
  • 2018, DELL EMC Graduation Competition
    The 2nd Place Award
    Supervisor of the project “Automated Irrigation System”
  • 2017, National Research Award
    The Research Council of Oman, Oman
    For the best published research work in Energy and Industry sector entitled “Introducing a novel hybrid Artificial Intelligence algorithm to optimize network of industrial applications in modern manufacturing”
  • 2010, Outstanding Research Award
    Sharif University of Technology, Iran
    For the best published research work in entitled: “Optimizing Fuzzy Logic Controller for Diabetes Type I by Genetic Algorithm
  • 2002, Honorable Committee Member Award
    Urmia University-Urmia, Iran.
    For the outstanding performance as Member of the organization committee of second Echo Energy conference- Urmia, Iran

Funded Projects

  • 2015-2019, Computer-Based Analysis of the Stochastic Stability of Mechanic Structures Driven by White and Colored Noise
    Funded by The Research Council of Oman under the Contract number: Open Research Grant ORG/CBS/14/008
    Role: PI
  • 2017-2018, Design and Fabricate an Automated Guided Vehicle for Agricultural purposes
    Funded by The Research Council of Oman under the contract number:Faculty Mentored Research Grant FURAP/GUTECH/17/009
    Role: Faculty Mentor



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