B.Sc.(1971) with honors  and M.Sc.(1973) Mechanical Engineering, Cairo University, and PhD (1977) from Imperial College of Science and Technology, London University,UK. Currently Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Cairo University since June 1988. Over 45 years of experience in Design and simulation of combustion chambers and furnaces for terrestrial and aerospace application. Had published over 728 articles, conference papers and Journal papers on the subjects of combustion Chamber Design, energy and indoor air quality within AIAA conferences, ASME and ASHRAE publications. Such activities were also disseminated through more than 190 presentations worldwide and 60 articles. Developed advances courses in Air Conditioning, heat transfer, Gas Turbine Combustors and Terrestrial energy related areas. ABET Program Evaluator



Fellow AIAA, Fellow ASME, Fellow ASHRAE,

Convener ISO TC205WG2 on Energy Efficiency, and Convenor ISO TC163 WG4,

Distinguished Lecturer ASHRAE, Authorized Instructor ASME and RWTUV


Member AIAA Gas Turbine Engines, Terrestrial Energy and Thermophysics Committee

Member of AIAA Green Engineering Program Committee

Outstanding Achievement in Science Award, Cairo University, 2005,2007,2009,2010. 2012  

Best Paper Award in Terrestrial Energy, AIAA, 2005.

ASME Westinghouse Gold Award 2009,

AIAA Energy Systems Award 2010, ASHRAE Regional Award of Merit, 2010

Sustained service award of AIAA in 2011.

Distinguished service Award of ASHRAE 2011

ASME James Harry Potter Award and Gold Medal, 2012

Director-At-Large ASHRAE,USA