College / Department

Teaching areas

Materials Science, Manufacturing Processes, Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM), CAD/CAM, Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM), Automation of Manufacturing Systems, Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials.

Research areas

Material modeling, predicting failure behavior using numerical or experimental techniques, tailoring performance through developing functionally graded/composite/nano materials, optimizing manufacturing process to minimize cost /enhance sustainability, using facility planning/simulation/automation tools to improve system’s performance specifically manufacturing and traffic systems.


BSc (Hons.), Mechanical Engineering, American University in Cairo, 1999
MSc (Top of class), Mechanical Engineering -Design , American University in Cairo, 2001
PhD, Engineering Mechanics, Virginia Tech., 2005

Professional experience

ALHOSN UNIVERSITY, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department, Associate Professor, 2013; , Assistant Professor, 2006-2013
Virginia Tech., Engineering Science and Mechanics Department, Graduate Research Assistant, 2001-2005
American University in Cairo, Mechanical Engineering Department, Teaching and Research Assistant, 1999-2001
Dar Al Handassah Consultants,Mechanical Engineering Department, Mechanical Engineer, 1999-2000


Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME),Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE) Egyptian Syndicate for Engineers

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