• BA/BS Mechanical Engineering, American University in Cairo (AUC), 1989
  • MA/MS Mechanical Engineering (concentration: Materials), American University in Cairo (AUC), 1992
  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering (concentration: Advanced Manufacturing), McMaster University, Canada, 1997


Advanced manufacturing, nanomanufacturing, intelligent machining, virtual manufacturing, machining process modeling, simulation and control, CAD/CAM enhancement, Solid modeling techniques and applications, and design of renewable energy/biomedical systems.


Virtual manufacturing, nanomanufacturing, Machining process modeling, simulation and optimization, Integrated CAD/CAE/CAM based product development, Enhancement of CAD/CAM Technology, Automation of CNC production, PLM, and design of renewable energy and biomedical systems.