Wadie Chalgham

Wadie Chalgham
PhD Candidate

M.S. University of California, Los Angeles
M.S. University of Louisiana
B.S. University of Louisiana

Wadie is a Ph.D. candidate in the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in the department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science. He is also conducting research in the B. John Garrick Institute for the Risk Science at UCLA where he is working on developing the software platform for the Pipeline Health Monitoring and Management project where the predictive and system-level pipeline health monitoring and assessment models will be implemented.

Wadie obtained his B.S. and his M.S. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Louisiana. In addition, he has another M.S. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering with a specialization in Design, Robotics, and Manufacturing from UCLA.

Moreover, he was featured in Top 10 Professors at UCLA when he was teaching in the department of French and Francophone Studies at UCLA.

Furthermore, he holds 4 patents and recently published a US patent about a device and method for detecting leaks and healing pipelines.