Ehab M. El-Kassas , Ph.D.

Professor

Biography
Education
Affiliation
Honours & Awards
Publications
Funds and Projects
Office hours

Biography

  • 1. Dean of Maritime Research and Consultation Center.(Oct.2013 -till now)

    2.Vice Dean for Technical Affairs, College of Engineering and Technology, Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport.(October 2009 till October 2012)

    3.Professor of Structural Engineering, Department of Construction and Building Engineering, College of Engineering and Technology, Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport(July 2009 till now)

    4.Associate Professor at the Department of Construction and Building Engineering, College of Engineering and Technology, Arab Academy for science and Technology and Maritime
    Transport(July 2005-July 2009)

    5.Assistant Professor at the Department of Construction and Building Engineering, College of Engineering and Technology, Arab Academy for science and Technology and Maritime Transport(July 2001-July 2005)

    6.Research Assistant at the Department of Civil Engineering, Dundee University, Dundee, UK
    (October 1998 to July 2001)

    7.Lecturer at the Department of Construction and Building Engineering, College of Engineering and Technology, Arab Academy for science and Technology and Maritime Transport
    (October 96-October 1998)

    8. Demonstrator at the Air Defence College (February 92 to March 93)

Funds and Projects

  • Infrastructure for new commercial & industrial Zone, Damanhour
    Infrastructure for new commercial & industrial Zone, Including, Road Design, water supply, sewage system, about 400,000 m2, Damnhour, 2010
    Funded Project
  • Infrastructure for new commercial & industrial Zone, Tanta
    Infrastructure for new commercial & industrial Zone, Including, Road Design, water supply, sewage system, about 365,000 m2, Tanta, 2011
    Funded Project
  • Secondary Treatment of sewage water planet, about 27,000 m2, Arab Contractor, Amria, 2011
    Funded Project
  • Techno Valley, Al Riyadh, KSA.,Al Riyadh, KSA,2009
    Funded Project
  • Compacted Sewage Water Treatment Plant – Private Resort- Metito Egypt (Sharm El-Shiekh),2008
    Funded Project
  • Drain Water System Infrastructure - Alexandria Construction Company,2010
    main workshop (Om Zeghaw -Alexandria)
    Funded Project
  • Design of quality management plan including quality control system supervision, Alexandria Construction Company – Talaat Mostafa Group (TMG), 2012
    Funded Project
  • Water Pump Houses – MADINATY- Alexandria Construction Company – Talaat Mostafa Group (TMG), 2012
    Funded Project
  • Full Sewage System design of King Marout - Alexandria - Arab Contractors, 2007
    Funded Project
  • Merghem Industrial Area Waste Water Treatment Plant,Arab Contractors Design. ,2008
    Funded Project
  • Design of potable water piping system- El-Mansheya Pump Station. Arab Contractor,2008
    Funded Project
  • King Marout Sewage System-lift stations design- Arab Contractors,2008
    Funded Project
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Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering in Civil Engineering, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland, UK, Jun 2001
  • Master degree in Master of Science in Civil Engineering, Alexandria University,Engineering college, Alexandria, Egypt, Jun 1996
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering in Civil Engineering, Alexandria University,Engineering College, Jun 1991

List of Publications

    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, H. Hosny, W. Matter, "Optimum Organizational Structure for Construction Projects (Management Tool of ing Organization in Egyptian Construction Market)" , International Journal of Engineering Science and Innovative Technology (IJESIT), India, Vol. 2, No. 3 , 2013.
           
           
    • H.H. Mahamad, E.M.A. El-Kassas, and Sh. M. Fakhr El-Deen,, "Construction Claims: Causes and Management Efficiency" , Engineering Research Journal, Faculty of Engineering-Mataria, Halwan University, Egypt, No.137 , 2013.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, and S.M. Swelem, "Optimization of Bracing Systems Using Neural Networks" , 11th Int. Conf. on Computational Structures Technology, Dubrovnik, Croatia, , 2012.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, H.H. Mahamad, and K.K. Khawasik, "Assessment of Construction Materials wastage Using Artificial Neural Network Model" , The Egyptian Int. Journal of Engineering Science and Technology, Zagazig University, Egypt, Vol. 3, No. 3 , 2012.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, H.H. Mahamad, and A.M. Khairy, "Impact of Payment Delays on Contractors Performance in Egypt" , Journal of Al-Azhar University Engineering Sector, Cairo, Egypt , 2012.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, H.H. Mahamad and K.K. Khawasik, "Factors Affecting Construction Materials Wastage" , 7th Int. Conf. on Structural and Geotechnical Engineering, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt , 2010.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, H.H. Mahamad, H.M. Bassouiny and K.M. Farghaly, "Modeling The Financial Performance of Construction Companies, Using Artificial Neural Networks" , 11th Int. Arab Conf. on Information Technology (ACIT 2010), University of Garyounis, Benghazi, Libya , 2010.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, H.H. Mahamad, H.M. Bassouiny and K.M. Farghaly, "Impact of Macroeconomic Factors on the Performance of Construction Companies" , Journal of Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, Vol. 3 , 2010.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, H.H. Mahamad, and H.H. Massoud, "Using Neural Networks to Assign the Maximum Capital Required Due Date for Construction Projects" , 7th Int. Conf. on Engineering Computational Technology, Valencia, Spain , 2010.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, H.H. Mahamad, and H.H. Massoud, "Neural Network Model for Predicting the Financing Cost for Construction projects at Tendering Stages" , International Journal of Project Organisation and Management, UK, Vol. 1, No. 3 , 2009.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, H.H. Mahamad, and H.H. Massoud, "Sensitivity Analysis for the main Factors Affecting the Construction projects Cost of Finance" , Journal of Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, Vol. 1 , 2009.
           
           
    • Sh.M. Hafez, and E.M.A. El-kassas, "Quantitative Evaluation for Piles Productivity Factors" , Journal of Suiz Canal University, Port Said, Egypt, Vol. 13/2 , 2009.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, M.A. El-Ganainy, and H.H. El-Ammary, "Contractor Equipment Management Practices" , Engineering Research Journal, Minoufiya University, Shebin El-Koum, Egypt, Vol. 32, No. 2 , 2009.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, "Using Neural Networks in the Design of Slab Formwork" , 16th Int. Conference Computer Theory and Applications, Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport, Alexandria, Egypt , 2009.
           
           
    • E.E. El-Beltagi, and E.M.A. El-Kassas, "Cost Optimization of Projects with Repetitive Activities Using Genetic Algorithms" , 9th Int. Conf. on Computational Structures Technology, Athens, Greece , 2008.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, M.A. El-Ganainy, and H.H. El-Ammary, "Using Neural Networks In The ion of Optimal Equipment Combinations In Heavey Earth Moving Processes" , 9th Int. Conf. on the Application of Artificial Intelligence to Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, St. Julians, Malta , 2007.
           
           
    • E.E. El-Beltagi, E.M.A. El-Kassas, I. Abdel Rasheed, and Sh.N. El-Taweel, "Scheduling and Cost Optimization of Repetitive Projects Using Genetic Algorithms" , 17th Int. Conference Computer Theory and Applications, Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport, Alexandria, Egypt , 2007.
           
           
    • M.A. El-Ganainy, E.M.A. El-Kassas, and H.H. El-Ammary, "The ion of Optimal Equipment Combinations Used in the Construction of Canals & Drains Using Neural Networks" , 6th Int. Conf. On Structural and Geo technical Engineering, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt, Vol. 1, pp MG57-MG75. , 2007.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, "Structural Modelling of Arch Restraining systems" , Journal of Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, Vol. 41/4, , 2006.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, "Neural networks as a tool in cold-formed steel design" , Journal of Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport, Alexandria, Egypt, Vol. 31, , 2005.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas,, "Using neural networks in the design of cold-formed steel sections subjected to bending moments" , 11th Int. Conf. On Structural and Geotechnical Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, , 2005.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, "Using neural networks in the design of stiff cross-girder bridges" , Journal of Arab Academy for Science and Technology and Maritime Transport, Alexandria, Egypt, Vol. 30, , 2005.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, "Comparative study of cold-formed members by using neural networks" , Journal of Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt, Vol. 43, , 2004.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, and N. Hassan, "Using neural networks in the design of sheet piles" , 5th Int. Conf. On Structural and Geotechnical Engineering, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt, Vol. 1, pp 259-268. , 2003.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, R.I. Mackie, and A.I. El-Sheikh, "Using neural networks to predict the design load of cold-formed steel compression members" , Journal of Advances in Engineering Software, Vol. 33, pp 713-719. , 2002.
           
           
    • A.I. El-Sheikh, and E.M.A. El-Kassas, "Performance of Curved Space Structures" , 5th Int. Conf. On Space Structures, Surrey, UK, pp 1229-1239. , 2002.
           
           
    • A.I. El-Sheikh, E.M.A. El-Kassas, and R.I. Mackie, "Performance of stiffened and unstiffened cold-formed channel members in axial compression" , Journal of Engineering Structures, Vol. 23, 2001, pp 1221-1231 , 2001.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, R.I. Mackie, and A.I. El-Sheikh, "Using neural networks in cold-formed steel design" , Journal of Computers & Structures, Vol. 79, 2001, pp 1687-1696. , 2001.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, R.I. Mackie, and A.I. El-Sheikh, "Using neural networks to design cold-formed steel sections" , 8th Int. Conf. On Civil and Structural Engineering Computing, Austria, Sept. 2001, pp 56-65. , 2001.
           
           
    • E.M.A. El-Kassas, R.I. Mackie, and A.I. El-Sheikh, "Neural networks and cold-formed steel design" , B.H.V. Topping (editor), Computational engineering using metaphors from nature, Civil-Comp Press, Edinburgh, UK, 2000, pp 37-43. , 2000.
           
           
    • M. Metwalli, M.T. El-Kott, F.A. Fathelbab, and E.M. El-Kassasas, "Behaviour of Seawalls under the Effect of Wave Forces" , 3rd Conference on Structural and Geo-technical Engineering, Alex., Egypt. December 1997, pp 27-29. , 1997.
           
           

Affiliation

  • Egyptian Syndicate of Civil Engineers
    Consultant Engineer of Reinforced Concrete Design and Metallic Structures Design
  • Journal of Advances in Engineering Software
    Member of the Peer Reviewer Committee of the Journal of Advances in Engineering Software
  • Qatar National Research Foundation (QNRF)
    Member of the Peer Reviewer Committee of the Qatar National Research Foundation (QNRF)

Honours & Awards

  • Al-Shorouk Academy's Scientific Innovation Prize in the field of Civil & Architecture Engineering, Egypt, 2008
  • Bibliotheca Alexandria Research grant, Egypt, 2005.
  • Dr. Angus A Fulton Postgraduate Prize for the best research thesis examined in the academic year 2001, University of Dundee, UK, 2001
  • National Encouragement Award, Egypt, 2006
  • Overseas Research Students Award (ORS), UK, (1998, 1999 and 2000). The amount of the award was 5290 GBP per year

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