Prof.  Dr. Mohamed Nour El-Sayed Ahmed

Head of Informatics Dept and Vice-President of ERI


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Prof. Mohamed received his B.Sc in 1980, Computer Engineering and Control, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Egypt and M.Sc. degree in 1987, M.Sc. in Computer Engineering, thesis title: "Comparative Study of Some Techniques for Controlling Robot Arms". On 1993, he received his doctoral degree in Computer Engineering, thesis title: "Performance Evaluation of Artificial Intelligence Computer Systems".


  • Awarded several times from the American University in Cairo for "Excellence in Teaching" (Enrolled in the NEWSFLASH Magazine).

  • "THE MAN OF YEAR" Nominated from the American Biographical Institute, Inc., USA, 1999.

  • Awarded four times from Riyadh University (Princess Nourah University) Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; for "Excellence in Teaching".

  • "Nominated to receive the Gold Medal for Egypt", Awarded from the American Biographical Institute, Inc., United State of America, May 2012.

Job History:

  • (From 2013 till Present) Head of Informatics dept and Vice-President of ERI.

  • (From 2006 to 2012) Professor of Computers, Faculty of Computers & Information Sciences, Princess Nourah University (Former Riyadh University), Riyadh, KSA.

  • (From 1985 to 2006) An Instructor and a Staff Faculty Member at the American University in Cairo- AUC (Part Time).

  • (From 2001 to 2006 and from 2012) A staff Faculty Member and Professor of Computers at Misr University for Science and Technology (Part Time).

  • (From 1996-2006) Teaching at the Faculty of Computers and Information Sciences, Ain Shams University (Part Time).

  • (From 1993-1998) Teaching for the Post-Graduate Students (M.Sc.), Mathematics Department-Computer Section, Faculty of Sciences, Cairo University.

  • (From 1994-2006) Teaching at the National Educational Technology Program (NETP) which belongs to the Information and Decision Support Systems Center (The Cabinet), and Cairo University (Part Time).

Scientific Activities:

  • Reviewer in five national and international computer journals.

  • Member of the editorial board of JESIT (Journal of Electrical Systems and Information Technology) and International Journal of HPC (Former)

  • Reviewed a lot papers presented to several computer conferences.

  • Member of the University Scientific Counsel Riyadh University and member of the committee of the staff promotion (2006-2012).

  • Published more than fifty papers in national and international journals and conferences.

  • Attended more than forty national and international conferences in different countries (Egypt, USA, Japan, France, Russia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Thailand, Slovenia, Romania, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Turkey).