Ahmed Farouk Ahmed Elsafty

Professor

Biography
Education
Affiliation
Honours & Awards
Field Of Interest
Work Experience
Publications
Courses

Biography

  • Dr Elsafty holds the post of Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Dept. - College of Engineering and Technology Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport – AASTMT. Additionally, Dr. Elsafty is the Head of the Department since Sept. 2008. He is an Air conditioning and Refrigeration consultant for several companies i.e. Lina-Air, Alexandria Petroleum Company and Engineering Consultant Corporation. He has a vast experience in design, modeling, commissioning and testing Refrigeration and Air conditioning Systems, renewable energy and passive heating/cooling, District cooling and heat recovery systems. Dr. Elsafty obtained his Doctorate in Engineering in 2001 from the Faculty of Engineering- Coventry University– Coventry- UK in the field of Solar Absorption Air conditioning.
    Dr. Elsafty has more than 65 international Journal and conference papers in the field of Renewable Energy, air Conditioning and refrigeration for different applications.
    In addition, Dr. Elsafty is now the consultant for Mechanical work [Air Conditioning, Fire fighting and boilers] in some Mega Projects in Egypt [i.e. Alex West-Alexandria].
    Dr. Elsafty is a member and student chapter supervisor of ASHRAE [American Society of Heating, refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers], ASME [American Society of Mechanical Engineers], IMarEst [Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology].

Courses Added

Courses Added
CourseAcademic yearTerm

ME 524 - Renewable Energy Resources

2011 View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

ME537 - Refrigerating plant & design

2011 View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

ME538 - Air conditioning system design & selection

2011 View All Content
- Lectures Notes - Exams - Course Outline - Problem Sets - tutorials - Lab Material

Work Experience

  • Professor, May 2010 - May 2011
    Mechanical Engineering
    AASTMT
    Professor-Mechanical Engineering–Heat and Energy
  • Vice-Dean For Graduate Studies and Research for AASTMT, Jan 2008 - Jan 2009
    Graduate Studies and Research
    AASTMT
    Vice-Dean For Graduate Studies and Research for AASTMT.
  • Associate Professor, May 2006 - May 2010
    Mechanical Engineering
    AASTMT
    Associate Professor- Mechanical Engineering – Heat and Energy
  • Part Time Lecture, Apr 2002 - Sep 2008
    Centre for Adult and Continuing Education (CACE)
    American University – Alexandria Branch
    Part Time Lecture:
    *American University – Alexandria Branch {Centre for Adult and Continuing Education (CACE)}
    *IHRDC- International Human Resources Development Corporation.
  • Assistance Professor, Apr 2002 - May 2006
    Mechanical and Marine Engineering
    AASTMT
    Assistance Professor- Mechanical and Marine Engineering – Heat and Energy
  • Part Time Lecturer, Apr 1998 - Apr 2002
    School of Engineering
    Coventry University
    Part Time Lecturer- School of Engineering, Coventry University, Coventry- UK.
    IQRA: Sales & Marketing Ltd. 6 Lee Bank Business Centre, 55 Holloway Head, Birmingham, B1 1HP – UK.
  • Teaching Assistant, May 1994 - Apr 1998
    Mechanical and Marine Engineering Department
    AASTMT
    Teaching Assistant: College of Engineering Studies and Technology, Arab Academy for Science and
    Technology (Mechanical and Marine Engineering Department).
  • Part Time Lecturer, May 1994 - Apr 1998
    Centre for Adult and Continuing Education (CACE)
    American University
    Part Time Lecturer:
    American University – Alexandria Branch {Centre for Adult and Continuing Education (CACE)}
    Faculty of Engineering- Alexandria University-Alex. Egypt.
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Apr 1993 - Apr 1994
    Mechanical and Marine Engineering Department
    AASTMT
    Graduate Teaching Assistant: College of Engineering Studies and Technology, Arab Academy for Science and
    Technology (Mechanical and Marine Engineering Department).
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Mar 1991 - Apr 1993
    Basic & Applied Science Department
    AASTMT
    Graduate Teaching Assistant: College of Engineering Studies and Technology, Arab Academy for Science and Technology (Basic & Applied Science Department)
  • Professor, Jan 1990 - Oct 2010
    Alexandria - Egypt
    AASTMT
    Head of Mechanical Engineering Dept.
  • 3rd Engineer and cadet, Sep 1987 - Mar 1988
    sea training on board merchant & passenger ships
    Months sea training on board merchant & passenger ships as [3rd Engineer and cadet]
  • 3rd Engineer and cadet, Jan 0000 - Dec 1989
    sea training on board merchant & passenger ships
    9 Months sea training on board merchant & passenger ships as [3rd Engineer and cadet]

Education

  • - in -, PGC.:Post Graduate Certificate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education. , Jan 2001
  • - in Investigation of A Water/Lithium Bromide Vapour Absorption Air Conditioning System., Ph.D.: Mechanical Eng. Dept. – SOE- Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry, CV1 5FB, UK., Oct 2001
  • Excellent in Characteristics and Performance of Year-Round Heat Pump Air Conditioning Aboard Ships., M. Sc.: Mechanical Engineering Dept., Collage of Engineering, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt., May 1994
  • Excellent in Refrigerated Cargo Vessel , B. Sc: Dept. of Marine Engineering - College of Engineering and Technology - Arab Academy for Science and Technology. , May 1990

List of Publications

    • Mohamed A. Teamah, Ahmed F. Elsafty, Mahmoud Z. Elfeky, Enass Z. El-Gazzar , "Effect of Magnetic Field and Buoyancy Ratio on Double Diffusive Natural Convective Flow in an Inclined Rectangular Enclosure in the Precence of Magnetic Field and Heat Source" , Port Said Engineering Research Journal , 2010.
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    • Mohamed A. Teamah, Ahmed F. Elsafty, Mahmoud Z. Elfeky, Enass Z. El-Gazzar, " Numerical Simulation of Double-Diffusive Natural Convective Flow in an Inclined Rectangular Enclosure in the Presences of Magnetic Field and Heat Source, Part A: Effect of Rayleigh Number and Inclination Angle" , Alexandria Eng. Journal , 2010.
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    • Elsafty, A. F., "Ventilation Efficiency inside a Ship’s Cabin Based on Air diffusion Performance Index (ADPI)" , European Journal of Scientific Research, vol.40, no.1 : pp. 102 - 114, 2010.
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    • Elsafty, A. F., Abo Elazm, M., "Improving air quality in enclosed parking facilities using ventilation system design with the aid of CFD simulation " , International Review of Mechanical Engineering Journal (IReMe), vol.3, no.6 : pp. 796 - 807, 2009.
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    • Abo Elazm, M. M. and Elsafty A. F., "Theoretical and Experimental Study of a Cross-Flow Induced-Draft Cooling Tower " , Thermal Science, International scientific Journal, vol.13, no.4 : pp. 91 - 98, 2009.
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    • Elsafty, A. F., Abo Elazm, M. and Ismail, A., "Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of packed column Absorber in absorption system" , International Review of chemical Engineering Journal (IRECHE), vol.1, no.4 : pp. 375 - 383, 2009.
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    • Elsafty, A. F. and Saeid, L., "Sea Water Air Conditioning [SWAC]: A Cost Effective Alternative" , International Journal of Engineering (IJE), vol.3, no.3 : pp. 346 - 358, 2009.
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    • Elsafty, A. F., Fath H. E. and Amer, A. M., "Mathematical Model Development for a New Solar Desalination System" , Energy Conversion and Management, vol.49, : pp. 3331 - 3337, 2008.
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    • Elsafty, A. F., Elbatanouny, M. M, Ali, A .A. and Nasr, N. A. , "Common Health Problems Associated With Marine Working Environment: A Study Focused On Marine Engineers" , Journal of AASTMT , 2007.
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Affiliation

  • ASHRAE
    (American Society of Heating Refrigeration & Air conditioning Engineers)
  • ASME
    (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)
  • ASME
    (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)
  • CSS
    (Computer Scientific Society)
  • IMarEST
    (The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology)

Fields of Interest

  • Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Thermal Science
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hea
  • Renewable Energy
  • Refrigeration
  • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

Honours & Awards

  • Full Tuition Scholarship
    Full Tuition Scholarship, 1985-1990, College of Engineering – Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport- AASTMT, Egypt.
  • Tuition Fees Scholarship
    Tuition Fees Scholarship, 1997-2001, Coventry University, UK.

Address : Mechanical Engineering Dept.
AASTMT- POBox 1029 Alexandria
Egypt

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