Statement of Prof. Gamal Helmy Mohamed Elsaeed:

Personal Informations:

Name(Ar): جمال حلمى محمد السعيد
Faculty: Engineering, Shoubra
Department: Civil Engineering
Academic degree: PhD
Major Speciality: Civil Engineering.
Minor Speciality: Water Resources, Hydraulics, Harbor, Coastal Engineering and Inland Navigation.
Current position: University President
Office address: 108 Shoubra Street,Cairo,Egypt
Work phone: 0220500330
Fax: + 202 22 906 065
Edu-Mail: gelsaeed@feng.bu.edu.eg

Academic Positions:

Position Organization Country From To
Civil Engineering Researcher Assistant Building Research Center - Ministry of Housing and Development Egypt 1984 1990
Civil Engineering Researcher Assistant Faculty of Engineering, Shobra, Banha Branch, Zagazig University Egypt 1990 1999
Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering Department Faculty of Engineering, Shobra, Banha Branch, Zagazig University Egypt 1999 2006
Associate Professor, Civil Engineering Department Faculty of Engineering, Shobra, Banha University Egypt 2006 2011
Professor, Civil Engineering Department Faculty of Engineering, Shobra, Banha University Egypt 2011 Until Now
University Coordinator with the Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation for the Cooperation with Universities Faculty of Engineering, Shobra, Banha University Egypt 2014 Until Now
President, Banha University Banha University Egypt 2019 Until Now

Workshops / Conferences:

Workshop / Conference Year
Climate Change Advanced Reseach Workshop, The NATO Science Programme, The University of Notre Dame, USA and University of Zagreb, Dubrovnik, Croatia 2011
The 6th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics, IAHR, Athens, Greece 2010
The International Conference on Coastal Zone Management of River Deltas and Low Land Coastlines (CZMRDLLC), Alexandria, Egypt 2010
The National Conference on Hydraulics, Water Resources, Coastal and Environmental Engineering, IAHR, Pune, India 2009
The International Conference on Utility Management and Safety (ICUMAS), Hong Kong 2009
Water Resources Management in 21st Century International Conference, Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation, Alexandria, Egypt 2005
Geotechnical Group – Metropolitan Section – ASCE, New York, U.S.A 2004
Irrigation and Hydraulics Courses Development Workshop, Tanta University, Egypt 2004
Turkish Civil Engineering 17th Technical Congress – Yildiz Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey 2004
II Congreso Nacional De Ingenieria Civil – Panama 2003
Coastal Engineering Conference 98, Copenhagen, Denmark 1998
Coastal Engineering Conference 96, Orlando, Florida, U.S.A 1996
Estuarine and Coastal Modeling III Conference, Oak Brook, Illinois, U.S.A. 1993
Civil Engineering in the Oceans V Conference, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, U.S.A 1992
Coastal Engineering Practice 92 Workshop, ASCE, Long Beach, California, U.S.A 1992
Sediment Transport Modeling Seminar, ASCE, New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A 1989

Educational details:

Institution Degree Year
Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt & Texas A&M University, Texas, U.S.A. Ph.D. 1996
Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt M.Sc. 1989
Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt B.Sc. 1984

Memberships and Awards details:

Organization name Membership/Award
The American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE) Membership
The International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research (IAHR), Spain Membership
Coasts, Oceans, Ports and Rivers Institute (COPRI) Membership
Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) Membership
The Egyptian Society of Civil Engineers (ESCE) Membership
Registered Consultant Civil Engineer # 3626/1 Membership
Past International Director, ASCE (2001-2004) Award
The Egyptian Society of Engineers (ESE) Membership
The Egyptian Syndicate of Engineers Membership
Distinct Research, 10th International Conference for Water Technology (2006) Award

Committees details:

Committee Year
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc Thesis titled "Time-Cost Trade-off Analysis for Highway Construction Projects" by Tesfu Oqubagabir Tedla - Construction Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, The American University in Cairo, Egypt, April 2019. 2019
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the Ph.D. Thesis titled "Spatial-Temporal Assessment of Water Resources in the Upper Blue Nile Basin Using Ground and Satellite Data" by Abeer Samy Muhammad Fathy - Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST), Egypt, March 2019. 2019
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc Thesis titled "Simulation of Flow Pattern and Controlling Parameters in Pump Sump" by Mohamed Yehya Anter Attya- Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt, June 2019. 2019
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc. Thesis titled "Impact of Detached Breakwaters Design Parameters on Beach Morphology Using Numerical Modeling" by Raghda Saed Sayed Ali - Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, May 2018. 2018
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc Thesis titled "Three Dimensional Numerical Modeling of confined and Unconfined Turbidity Currents" by Serine Ahmed Bashandy - Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt, February 2017. 2017
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc Thesis titled "Analysis of Different Irrigation Steel Vertical Gates with Different Systems" by Basma Hasan Mohamed Mahmoud - Faculty of Engineering, Shobra - Banha University, Egypt, February 2017. 2017
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc Thesis titled "Ships Propellers Induced Bed Scour Nearby Quay Walls" by Nezar Mohamed Samir Mohamed Abdelrahman Halabia - Faculty of Engineering, Port Said University, Egypt, July 2017. 2017
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc Thesis titled "Development of a New Model for Improving Construction Staff Productivity Using Artificial Neural Network in Egypt" by Heba Abbas Elsayed Abbas - Faculty of Engineering, Shobra - Banha University, Egypt, August 2017. 2017
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the Ph.D. Thesis titled "Efficiency Measurement and Analysis of Red Sea Ports in Egypt Using Data Envelopment Analysis" by Nabil Shabaan Mahmoud Khalil - Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, February 2016. 2016
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc Thesis titled "Assessment the Viability of Wastewater Treatment's Different Technologies for Small Communities" by Fatma Abd-Elnaby Hassan Mohammed - Faculty of Engineering, Shobra - Banha University, Egypt, February 2016. 2016
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc Thesis titled "Comparison between CESMM, NRM and POMI Usage in the Middle East and Constructing a Model for Automating the Process of Mom Selection for Middle East Construction Projects" by Abdelrahman Magdy Abdelhafeez Ahmed - Construction Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, The American University in Cairo, Egypt, April 2016. 2016
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc Thesis titled "Improvement of the Water Flow Properties at the Entrance of Water Treatment Plants" by Mohamed Ashraf Ezz-Eldin Ali - Faculty of Engineering, Shobra - Banha University, Egypt, September 2016. 2016
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the Ph.D. Thesis titled "Study of the Morphodynamic Behavior of El-Burullus Sector of the Nile Delta Coast" by Ahmed Mohamed Ibrahim Ahmed Balah - Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, September 2015. 2015
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc. Thesis titled "Managing Multi-Cultural Virtual Engineering Teams in Egypt" by Rania Joseph Busada , Construction Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, The American University in Cairo, Egypt, December 2015. 2015
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the Ph.D. Thesis titled "Evaluation of Geogrids for Soil Reinforcement in Road Construction" by Amany Gouda Hassan Ali - Faculty of Engineering, Shobra - Banha University, Egypt, April 2014. 2014
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc. Thesis titled "Recycling Concrete Construction and Demolition Wastes: A Financial Feasibility Model" by Omar Farahat Hasanein , Construction Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, The American University in Cairo, Egypt, May 2014. 2014
Member of the evaluating committee for the Projects Development Unit "PCIQA" for the Ministry of Higher Education, 2013. 2013
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc. Thesis titled "The Hydraulic and Environment Effect of El Ain Alsokhna Power Plant" by Yousra Ahmed Abdel Gawad - Faculty of Engineering, Shebin Elkom, Minofia University, Egypt, July 2013. 2013
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc. Thesis titled "Improving Project Performance Using Lean Construction in Egypt: A Proposed Framework" by Marwa Gamal Swefie , Construction Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, The American University in Cairo, Egypt, October 2013. 2013
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc. Thesis titled "Study of Tunnel Response to Dynamic Loadings" by Mostafa Fawzy Abd Elgawad - Faculty of Engineering, Shobra - Banha University, Egypt, November 2013. 2013
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc. Thesis titled "Assessment of the Strength of Offshore Structures" by Morad Hamid Abd Eldayem Abd Elsalheen - Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, November 2013. 2013
Member of the Review Committee for International Journal of Hydrology Science and Technology (IJHST), ISSN: 2042-7808, Published by Inderscience Enterprises, Switzerland, 2012. 2012
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the M.Sc. Thesis titled "Wave Forces on Cylindrical Piles Constructed on Nearshore Zones" by Christina Abdel Malak - Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, June 2012. 2012
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the Ph.D. Thesis titled "Analysis and Control of Saline Water Intrusion in Coastal Aquifers with Special Emphasis on East Coast of India" by (Prabir Maity) - Bengal Engineering and Science University, Shibpur, Howarah-711103 - West Bengal, India, 2010. 2010
Member of the Examiner's Committee for the Ph.D. Thesis titled "An Innovative Methodology for Arresting Project Slippage in Water Resources and Other Infrastructural Projects" by (Debabrata Kar) - Bengal Engineering College, The University of Calcutta, India, October 2005. 2005

Scientific Activities:

Scientific Activities of 2018
1--Member of Evaluation Committee for "Marine Georesources & Geotechnology", January 2018.
2-Member of Evaluation Committee for "Journal of Hydraulic Research", December 2018.
3-Member of Evaluation Committee for "Ain Shams Engineering Journal", December 2018
Scientific Activities of 2017
4-Member of Evaluation Committee for "Water Science and Engineering", March 2017.
5-Member of Evaluation Committee for "Ain Shams Engineering Journal", December 2017.
6-Member of the Evaluation Committee for " Journal of Applied Science and Technology ", Nov. 2017.
Scientific Activities of 2016
7-Member of the Evaluation Committee for Professors and Associate Professors Positions for Public Works and Water Resources for the term of (Aug.2016-July 2019) - Egyptian Universities Promotion Committees (EUPC) - Supreme Council of Universities - Egypt.
8-Member of Evaluation Committee for "Water Science and Engineering", June 2016
9-Applied for STDF Fund in cooperation with the National Water Research Center, Egypt, May 2016
10-Member of Evaluation Committee for "Ain Shams Engineering Journal", July 2016.
Scientific Activities of 2015
11-Member of Evaluation Committee for "KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering", April 2015.
12-Member of Evaluation Committee for "Journal of Engineering and Applied Science", May 2015.
Scientific Activities of 2014
13-Member of Evaluation Committee for "Scientia Iranica".
14-External Reviewer for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses for the Irrigation and Hydraulics Department, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University per the Continuous Improvment and Qualifying for Accreditation Project "CIQAP"
Scientific Activities of 2013
15-Member of the Evaluation Committee for Professors and Associate Professors Positions for Public Works and Water Resources for the term of (Jan 2013 - December 2015) - Egyptian Universities Promotion Committees (EUPC) - Supreme Council of Universities - Egypt.
Scientific Activities of 2012
16-External Reviewer for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses for the Irrigation and Hydraulics Department, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University per the Continuous Improvment and Qualifying for Accreditation Project "CIQAP"
17-External Examiner for Graduation Projects Students at Ain Shams University and The Arab Academy
Scientific Activities of 2011
18-The Local General Secretary for the Organizing Committee for "The Second International Conference on Utility Management and Safety, Hong Kong
Scientific Activities of 2010
19-Academic Advisor for Fourth Year Civil
Scientific Activities of 2009
20-Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Shobra, Banha University, Coordinator for the Research Project "Development of Experimental, Numerical, Applied Research Infrastructure for Coastal Sciences and Management (DENARIS), Middle East Technical University, Department of Civil Engineering (METU-CE), Turkey
21-The Local General Secretary for the Organizing Committee for (The First International Conference on Utility Management and Safety), Hong Kong
22-Establishing the first "Water Resources and Hydraulics Lab"
Scientific Activities of 2008
23-Youth Activities Advisor at the Faculty of Engineering, Shobra, Banha University
Scientific Activities of 2005
24-Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Shobra, Banha University, Coordinator for Development of the Irrigation and Hydraulics Courses in-cooperation with Ain Shams and Mansoura Universities - European Union Higher Education Project (TEMPUS)
Scientific Activities of 1999
25-The General Secretary for the "Regional Confernece & International symposium on Environment & Hydrology" - Ministry of Public Works & Water Resources/ Ain Shams University/ American University in Cairo/ Egyptian Society of Engineers, Cairo, Egypt

Experience:

Founder, Consulting Engineering Firm, registered under number 258, The Egyptian Syndicate of Engineers.
Chairman of the Board of Directors, Misr for Real Estate Assets, an affiliate to Misr Holding Company for Insurance (2010-2013).
Independent Civil Engineering Expert for the Egyptian-Arab Real Estate Bank from 1995, The National Bank of Egypt and Misr Bank.
Participated in the design, supervision and project management for more than 22 projects since 1988 with a total cost exceeding 785 Million EGP for diversified projects, housing, office buildings, schools, touristic villages, ports and harbors.
Member of the Technical Committee of the River Transport Authority (RTA), Ministry of Transport, Egypt, per the Minister Decree no. 554/2012 dated 20/10/2012, no. 56/2013 dated 16/2/2013 and no 761/2013 dated 20/11/2013.
Civil Engineering Consultant for the National Bank of Egypt since 2013.
Board Member of the River Transport Authority - Ministry of Transport (Decree # 714 dated 17/12/2015 and Decree # 42 dated 25/1/2018).