Mohammad Mazen Alhakeem received his B.S degree from the Department of Mechanical Design Engineering at Damascus University (2007) and his M.S. Mechanical Design Engineering at Damascus University(2014). His graduate research was based on ” Develop an automated system to measure Poisson’s ratio for brittle materials”. Currently, he is a PhD student at Gazi University and his thesis is focused on deposition path planning for wire feed additive manufacturing processes. His research areas computer numerical controlled machines and wire arc additive manufacturing.