Prof. Dr. Magdy ABOELELA was born on December 26, 1954 inTanta,Egypt.


He has been graduated from the electrical engineering department (Power and Machines section) in the faculty of engineering at Cairo University with Distinction and honor degree in 1977.


He received his M.Sc degree in automatic control from Cairo University in 1981.

He has been awarded the Ph.D. in System Engineering from the State University of Ghent, Belgium in 1989. The title of his dissertation has been "Computer Modelling and Simulation of Ill-Defined Systems".  

He was involved in the MIT/CU technological planning program from 1978 to 1984.


He has been appointed as demonstrator, assistant professor, lecturer, associate professor and full professor all at Cairo University where he is currently enrolled.


He has given consultancy in information technology and computer science mainly for CAP Saudi Arabia, SDA Engineering Canada, Jeraisy Computer and Communication Services and other institutions.


His interest is Artificial Intelligence, Automatic Control Systems, Stochastic Modelling and Simulation, Database, Decision Support Systems, Management Information Systems, and Application of Computer technology in Industry,  Power Systems – control, modeling, and analysis, ... etc.


He has been awarded a post doctor position at Case Western Reserve University, Ohio, USA.


He worked as a visiting professor at Ilorin University, Nigeria and SQU in Oman.


He has published more than 50 scientific articles in journals and conference proceedings. His current e-mail account is,, and