Osman studied mechanical engineering at The University of Hull, UK, and graduated with Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) in 2003. Completed a PhD degree at Loughborough University, UK, in 2007. Worked as a KTP researcher at Loughborough University between 2006 and 2008. Worked as senior researcher at Virtual Vehicle GmbH, Austria, between 2009-2012. Work at AVL List GmbH since 2012, initially as simulation engineer, then as development engineer. Work experience includes modelling and simulation of automotive components and systems, and setup and development of virtual test systems (Hardware-in-the-Loop, HiL). Member of the Union of German Engineers (VDI). Interested in the relationship between culture, industrialization, and development.
Port Sudan, Sudan