Sohair F Rezeka , Ph.D.

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Biography
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Work Experience
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Teaching
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Biography

  • Sohair F. Rezeka received the B.Sc. degree from Alexandria University, Egypt and the M.Sc. and the PhD degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Wayne State University, Detroit Michigan in 1976, 1980, and 1984, respectively. She is a professor of Mechanical Engineering in AlexandriaUniversity, Egypt and now she is on leave at Arab Academy for Science and Technology, Alexandria, Egypt.
    She taught a diversity of undergraduate and graduate courses. The list includes: Automatic Control,Intelligent Control Systems (Neural network , Fuzzy systems), Mechatronics,
    Electromechanical Systems, Dynamics and Vibrations, Principles of Mechanisms and Robotics, System Modeling and Simulations, Instrumentation and Experimentation, Machine Design, Synthesis of Mechanisms.

    She supervised and refereed more than 50 M.Sc. and Ph.D. thesis. Her professional interests include intelligent control systems for autonomous vehicles and HVAC systems, fault diagnostics and identification, modeling and simulation of dynamic systems and mechatronics.

Courses Added

Courses Added
CourseAcademic yearTerm

ME591 - Mechatronics

2012 Fall View All Content
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ME593 - Electromechanical Systems & Microprocessor Applications

2014 Spring View All Content
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ME594 - Robotics applications

2014 Spring View All Content
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Spring - 2014
DayFromTo
Sunday 10am 12am
Wednesday 10am 12am

Work Experience

  • Visiting Professor, Sep 2009 - up till now
    Mechanical
    Arab Academy for Science and Technology
  • Professor, Jun 1996 - Aug 2009
    Mechanical
    College of Engineering, Alexandria Univ.
  • Associat Professor, Jan 1990 - Jun 1996
    Mechanical
    College of Engineering, Alexandria Univ.
  • Assistant Professor, Sep 1984 - Dec 1989
    Mechanical
    College of Engineering, Alexandria Univ.
  • Graduate-Research Assistant, Jan 1980 - Aug 1984
    Mechanical
    Wayne State Univ., USA
  • Teaching Assistant, Sep 1976 - Dec 1979
    Mechanical
    College of Engineering, Alexandria Univ.

Education

  • Ph.D. in Mechanical, Wayne State University, USA, College of Engineering, Aug 1984
  • M.Sc. in Mechanical, Wayne State University, College of Engineering, Dec 1980
  • B.Sc. in Mechanical, Alexandria University, College of Engineering, Jun 1976

List of Publications

    • Abdel-Hamid Attia, Sohair F. Rezeka , Ahmed M. Saleh, "Fuzzy Logic Control of Air-Conditioning System in Residential Buildings" , Elsevier, AEJ , 2015.
           
           
    • N. A. Yehia , S. Rezeka , M. El-Habrouk, "Design and Implementation of a Closed Loop Sensor-less Position/Speed/Current Control of a DC Motor using Neural Network for Robotic Applications" , International Journal of Advanced Scientific and Technical Research, Issue 5 volume 4, July.-August. , 2015.
           
           
    • Sohair F. Rezeka , Abdel-Hamid Attia, Ahmed M. Saleh, "Management of air-conditioning systems in residential buildings by using fuzzy logic" , Elsevier, AEJ , 2015.
           
           
    • Sohair F. Rezeka, Essam Seddik, Walid A. Abdelghaffar, "Fuzzy Control of a Moving Coil Electromagnetic Valve Actuator for an Automotive Camless Engine" , Internationl Review of Automatic Control (IREACO), vol.7, no. 4, pp 353-361 , 2014.
           
           
    • Mostafa Abdel-Geliel, Iham F. Zidane, Mohamed Anany, Sohair F. Rezeka, "Hybrid Wind Solar Micro-turbine Power Generation System with Battery Storage" , 11th IEEE International Conference on Control and Automation,Taichung Taiwan, June 18-24 , 2014.
           
           
    • Sohair F. Rezeka, Essam H. Seddik, and Walid Abdel-Ghaffar, "Trajectory Control of a Moving Coil Electromagnetic Valve Actuator for Camless Engines" , International Marine Offshore Conference (IMOC), Alexandria Egypt, 2013 , 2013.
           
           
    • Mohammed Anany, Sohair F. Rezeka, Mohamed A. Teamah, and Iham F. Zidane, "Performance Modeling and Simulation of a Hybrid Solar-Microturbine" , International Marine Offshore Conference (IMOC), Alexandria Egypt, 2013 , 2013.
           
           
    • Moustafa A. Fouz, Amgad M. Bayoumy Aly and Sohair F. Rezeka, "Neural network based inverse kinematics for a robotic manipulator" , the 15th International Conference on Aerospace Sciences and Aviation Technology, ASAT-15, May 23-30, 2013, Cairo Egypt. , 2013.
           
           
    • Moustafa A. Fouz, Amgad M. Bayoumy Aly and Sohair F. Rezeka, "New Algorithm to Avoid Link-Collision in Manipulators with Continuously Changed Hard Limits" , International Review of Mechanical Engineering (IREME),Vol. 7, N. 4, pp 679-685, May 2013 , 2013.
           
           
    • Atef A. Ata, Sohair F. Rezeka, Ahmed El-Sheneway, and Mohamed Diab, "Design and Development of 5-DOF Color Sorting Manipulator for Industrial Applications" , World Academy for Science, Engineering and Technology 84, 2013 , 2013.
           
           
    • Hassan A. El Gamal, Sohair F. Rezeka, Ibrahim M. El Faham, and Mohamed M. Abd El Kader, "Sliding Control of Magneto-Rheological Dampers in Train" , American Journal of Scientific Research (AJSR), Issue 44, pp. 139-152 , 2012.
           
           
    • M.H.Salem, M.Anany. M. El-Habrook, and S.F. Rezeka, "Performance of a Dynamic Vibration Absorber Using a Magneto-Rheological Damper" , International Review of Mechanical Engineering (IREME), September, , 2012.
           
           
    • M.H.Salem, M.Anany. M. El-Habrook, and S.F. Rezeka, "Control of a Dynamic Vibration Absorber Using a Magneto-Rheological Damper" , International Review of Mechanical Engineering (IREME), Vol. 7, N.1, pp 81-90 , 2012.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka, B.M. ElSouhily,H. El-Gama, and M.M. Shawkey, "Fuzzy Switching of Hybrid Pieze-Electric Damping System" , International Review of Mechanical Engineering (IREME),Vol6, no 4, pp 779-789 , 2012.
           
           
    • S.F. Rezeka, A. Khalil, and A. Abedlatif, "Parametric Study Of Electro-Hydraulic Servo Valve Using a Piezo-Electric Actuator" , International Review of Mechanical Engineering (IREME), Vol 5, no 3 , 2011.
           
           
    • M.A.El-Gohary, B.M.El-Souhily, S. F.Rezeka, and T.Awad, "Generalized Neural Inverse Dynamics Model For Front-Wheel Mid-Size Passenger Car" , International Review of Mechanical Engineering (IREME), Vol 5, no 3, March , 2011.
           
           
    • M.A.El-Gohary, B.M.ElSouhily, S. F.Rezeka, and T.Awad, "Generalized Model For Front-Wheel Mid-Size Car" , European Journal for Scientific Research (EJSR), Volume 52, Issue 3, pp 413-429, May , 2011.
           
           
    • N..El-Sudani, S.F. Rezeka, and N.A,Meharem, "Adaptive PID Control of Stepper Motor Driving a Flexible Rotor" , AEJ, Alexandria University, June , 2011.
           
           
    • M.Badawi, S.F. Rezeka, E.M. Attia, and T. Awad, "Fuzzy Logic Control of Air Combat Maneuver" , ICARAME'11,13-15 June,2011, Notre Dame University , 2011.
           
           
    • S.F. Rezeka, N..El-Sudani, and N.A,Meharem, "Fuzzy Gain Scheduling Control of Stepper Motor Driving a Flexible Rotor" , European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol.39, No.1, pp.50-63 , 2010.
           
           
    • M.Badawi, S.F. Rezeka, E.M. Attia, and T. Awad, "Tracking of F-16 Aircraft Trajectories using Fuzzy Logic System" , International Review of Aerospace Engineering (IREASE), Dec. 2010 (Vol.3, No. 6). , 2010.
           
           
    • M. El-Gouhari, , A. Saafan, S.F. Rezeka, and T.Awad, "Control of Aircraft Maneuvers Using Neural Networks" , AEJ, Alexandria University, Vol. 45, No. 5, 509-515 , 2006.
           
           
    • M. El-Gouhari, , A. Saafan, S.F. Rezeka, and T.Awad, "Control of Aircraft Flight Trajectory using Neural Network" , 4th International Engineering Conference, Mansoura- Sharm El-Shiekh, April , 2004.
           
           
    • A.Y. Elmahdy, A. Saafan, S.F. Rezeka, and T.Awad, "Fuzzy Logic Control of Active Magnetic Bearing" , IEEE International CCA Conference, Taipei, September , 2004.
           
           
    • H. Rashidy, A. Saafan, S.F. Rezeka, and T.Awad, "A Hierarchical Neuro-Fuzzy System for Identification of Simultaneous Faults in Hydraulic Servovalves" , American Control Conference ACC 2003, Denever, June , 2003.
           
           
    • H. Rashidy, A. Saafan, S.F. Rezeka, and T.Awad, "Fault Diagnosis of a Hydraulic Servo Valve Using a Neuro-Fuzzy Model" , Proceedings of ESDA2002, 6th Biennial Conference on Engineering System Design and Analysis, Istanbul, Turkey, July 8-11 , 2002.
           
           
    • M.M. Moudallal, R.M. Hamouda, S.F. Rezeka, and A.E.Attia, "Fuzzy Logic Control of a Chilled-Water Air-Cooling and Dehumidifying Coil – A Dew Point Problem" , Control – PEDAC’ 2001, Feb. 13-15 , 2001.
           
           
    • M.M. Moudallal, R.M. Hamouda, S.F. Rezeka, "Fuzzy Logic Control of a Chilled-Water Fan-Coil System" , AEJ, Alexandria University , 2000.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka, "Control of Dual-Mode Dynamics for Nanometer Positioning of Ball Screw" , AEJ, Alexandria University, Feb , 1996.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka, "Asymptotically Stable Active Parametric Control of Slewing Thin Flexible Beam" , AEJ, Alexandria University, Vol. 34, No. 2, pp 151-158 , 1995.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka, "A Feedforward Neural Networks for the Automatic Control of a Four Wheel-Steering Passenger Car" , 1995 Americam Control Conference, Seattle, Washington, June , 1995.
           
           
    • A.E. Attia, and S.F. Rezeka, "Quantitative Robust Control of Temperature and Humidity in Hot-and-Dry Climates" , ASME Journal of Dynamics System, Measurement and Control, Vol. 116, pp 288-292 , 1994.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka, "Modeling and Sensitivity Analysis of an ABS Hydraulic Modulator" , 1994 American Control Conference, pp 826-830, Baltimore, Maryland , 1994.
           
           
    • S.F. Rezeka, and A. Saafan, "Adaptive Semi-Active Suspension with Combined Viscous and Dry Energy Dissipation" , ASME, Active Control of Vibration and Noise, DE-Vol. 75, pp 519-526 , 1994.
           
           
    • S.F. Rezeka, and A.E. Attia, "Sliding Control of a Chilled-Water, Fan –Coil System" , ASME International Congress & Exposition, DSC-11 B , 1994.
           
           
    • H.M. Metwally, A.N. Raafat, S.F. Rezeka, A.A. Helmy, and K.T. Mohamed, "Free Vibration of Thin Ellipsoidal Shells of Revolution" , 11 th International Modal Analysis Conference, pp 1194-1201, Florida , 1993.
           
           
    • T. Awad, and S.F. Rezeka, "Design of the Dynamic Parameters Of Spool Valve Feedback to Minimize Surge Pressure" , SAE Transaction, SAE Paper No. 901620, 1990. , 1990.
           
           
    • T. Awad, M. Aboulwafa, S.F. Rezeka, and A. Olick, "Closed-Form Expression for the Kinematic of HCCC Spatial Four-Link Mechanism" , AMSE Press, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp 51-63, 1990. , 1990.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka, "Synthesis of an Optimum Energy-Absorbing System for Automotive Application" , AEJ, Alexandria University, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp 265-281, 1989. , 1989.
           
           
    • A.E.Attia, and S.F. Rezeka, "A Solution to the Hunting Problem in Refrigerant Evaporator Using a Mechanically Controlled Thermostatic Expansion Valve" , AEJ, Alexandria University, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp 87-108, 1989 , 1989.
           
           
    • S.F. Rezeka, and A.A.Helmy, "Vibrations of Thin Isotropic Conical Shells with Geometric Imperfections" , Proceedings of the 12 th Biennial Conference on Mechanical Vibrations and Noise, ASME, Montreal, Canada, September 17-21, 1989 , 1989.
           
           
    • S.F. Rezeka, "Torsional Vibrations of Nonprismatic Hollow Shaft" , ASME Journal Vibration, Acoustics, Stress, and Reliability in Design, October, 1989 , 1989.
           
           
    • A.M.O. El-Zawawy,S.F.Rezeka, and M.N.Saeed, "Dynamics and Frequent Response of a Cummins-Type Unit Injector" , ASME Paper 89-ICE-3, 1989 , 1989.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka, Aboulwafa, T. Awad, and A.Olick, "Synthesis of Four-Link Space Mechanism" , AMSE Press, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp 17-30, 1989 , 1989.
           
           
    • Aboulwafa,S.F.Rezeka, T. Awad, and A.Olick, "Optimum Balancing and Shaking Effects for Four-Link Spatial Mechanism" , AMSE Press, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp 35-44, 1989 , 1989.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka and A.E.Attia, "Dynamic Performance and Stability of a Controlled Outside-Air Economy Cycle" , ASME Winter Annual Meeting 88-WA/DSC-15, Chicago, Illinois, 1988 , 1988.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka, and M.N.Saeed, "Bondgraph Modeling and Stability Investigation of a Cummins-Type Unit Injector" , SAE Paper No. 871619, International Off-Highway & Power plant Congress & Exposition, MECCA Milwaukee, Wisconsin, September, 1987 , 1987.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka, and N.A.Henein, "A New Diagnostic Technique for the Identification of Misfiring Cylinder(s)" , SAE Paper No. 870546, International Congress and Exposition, Detroit, Michigan , 1987.
           
           
    • S.F.Rezeka, and N.A.Henein, "A New Approach to Evaluate Instantaneous Friction and its Components in Internal Combustion Engines" , SAE Paper No. 840179, International Congress and Exposition, Detroit, Michigan. , 1984.
           
           

Affiliation

  • - Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE).
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
  • Egyptian Society of Engineers

Teaching

  • ME591 Mechatronics
    ME592 Mechatronic Systems
    ME593 Electromechanical Systems and Microprocessors Applications
    ME594 Robotics Applications
    ME595 Automation of Mehanical Systems

Fields of Interest

  • System Modeling and Control
  • mechatronics
  • mechanical vibrations

Community Service

  • ABET Accreditation, AASTMT (2011).
  • Building of Automatic Control Lab in Mechanical Engineering Department, Alexandria University (2001).
  • Development of credit curriculum, Alexandria University, (2008).
  • Development of graduate program in Mechanical Engineering Department, Alexandria University (2004).
  • Development of Mechanical Engineering curriculum, Pharos University (2005).
  • Development of Mechatronics curriculum, AASTMT, (2009)
  • Development of Mechatronics curriculum, AASTMT, (2009)
  • Establishment of Mechanical Engineering Labs, Pharos University (2005).
  • Hybrid Vehicle Workshop, AASTMT (2011).

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