Dr.Omar S. Hussein

Dr.Omar Shokry is a lecturer at the Aerospace engineering department at Cairo University. He has obtained his B.Sc and M.Sc degrees from Cairo university in 2009 and 2013 respectively. He has earned his Ph.D degree from the university of Alabama in 2018. His research interests lie in the fields of aeroelasticity, structures optimization, uncertainty analysis, and unsteady aerodynamics.

Honors and Awards:

1- Graduated at the top of the 2009 class.

2- The Undergraduate graduation project (Design and Manufacturing of a Micro Air Vehicle ) was one of the top five graduation projects in the Samsung real dream award competition 2009. 

3-Full Gradaute Scholarship from the University of Alabama.

4- The paper entitled "Multi- Dimensional Optimization of Functionally Graded Material composition using polynomial Expansion of the Volume Fraction" is featured as a scientific key article in "Advances in Engineering Magazine", August 2017.


1-      Omar S.H, Sameer B.M, “Non-linear Analysis of in-plane functionally graded metal nanocomposite panel in supersonic flow”, Submitted manuscript to Journal of Thin-walled Structures, 2018.

2-      Omar S.H, Sameer B.M, “Reliability-based optimization of in-plane functionally graded CNT reinforced composite plates”, Journal of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Springer,2018. 

3-      Omar S.H, Sameer B.M, “Optimization of in-plane functionally graded panels for buckling strength: Unstiffened, stiffened panels, and panels with cutouts”, Journal of Thin-Walled Structures, Vol.122, pp. 173-181, 2018.

4-      Omar S.H, Sameer B.M, “Multi- Dimensional optimization of functionally graded material composition using polynomial expansion of the volume fraction”, Journal of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Springer, Vol.56, No.2, pp. 271-284, 2017.  

5-      Omar S.H, Sameer B.M, “Two-Dimensional Optimization of Functionally Graded Material Plates Subjected to Buckling Constraints”, AIAA Conference, Grapevine, Texas, USA, Jan. 2017.

6-      Omar S.H., Mohammad N.A., and Hani M.N., “Geometric Non-linear   Aeroelastic Analysis of High Aspect Ratio Wings”, 7th Ankara International Aerospace Conference, Ankara, Turkey, Sep. 2013.

Thesis and Dissertation

1- Omar S. Hussein, " Finite element Aeroleastic Analysis of Complete Aircraft  Cofiguration", M.Sc thesis, Cairo University,2013.

2- Omar S. Hussein, " Optimization and Unicertainty Quantification of Multi-dimensional Functionally Graded Plates", Ph.D Dissertation, The University of Alabama,2018.

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