Chairman of the National Water Research Center (NWRC).

He is graduated from Faculty of Engineering, Cairo University and holds a M.Sc. with Distinction in Coastal Engineering, IHE, Delft, the Netherlands 1993.his PhD in Hydraulic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University 1997.

He has More than 25 scientific papers were published and presented in the national and international conferences and 7 papers were published in national and international journals on hydraulic modeling, water quality modeling and morphology.

He is a reviewer of research proposal on Desalination issues in the Ministry of Scientific Research (STDF), Egypt, February 2011.Promoting the Eco-Hydraulics Department in Abu Dhabi and External examiner for 5 MS.C and 3 PhD candidates and supervisor for 3 MS.C and 2 PhD. Candidate in Egypt

He is nominated by the Ministry of Water Resources and irrigation and National Water Research Center to be the focal point for the desalination issues in the World Bank Office in Cairo and Country coordinator for the Nile Basin Capacity Building Network (NBCBN)