He received his M. Sc. and Ph.D. in Engineering Mechanics in 1989 and 1995, respectively.

Since 1982 he worked as a staff member in Engineering Mathematics and Physics Department, Faculty of Engineering,CairoUniversity.

He also worked as a consultant engineer and general director of ALFACONSULT. 

His fields of interest include solid mechanics, structure dynamics, soil mechanics, analytical and numerical methods for solution of differential equations governing solid mechanics problems.