Amin Almasi is a principal machinery/mechanical consultant in Australia. He is a chartered professional engineer of Engineers Australia (MIEAust CPEng–Mechanical) and IMechE (CEng MIMechE). He holds a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in mechanical engineering and is a RPEQ (Registered Professional Engineer in Queensland). He has authored more than 200 papers and articles dealing with pumps, rotating equipment, mechanical equipment, condition monitoring and reliability.