Yasser Raslan has over 30 years of experience in the fields of open channel hydraulics, sedimentation and erosion, costal and river engineering. His work experience includes field investigation, data analysis, computer modeling, and reporting. He published numerous reports and papers in his field. Dr. Raslan received his B.Sc. degree from civil engineering department at Cairo University in 1985, M.Sc. and Ph.D. from Colorado State University in 1991 and 1994. Currently, he is the director of Nile Research Institute.