Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Energy
Faculty of Engineering (email)
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
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