Full Name:
Yasser El Sayed Ibrahim Mostafa
Academic Rank:
Professor
ASU Email:
yasser_mostafa@eng.asu.edu.eg
Departmment:
Irrigation and Hydraulics Engineering
Graduation Year:
1995

Prof. Dr. Yasser Mostafa is a Professor of Harbour Engineering and Marine Structures at the faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University. Prof. Yasser Mostafa has over 21 years of experience in civil engineering. Dr. Yasser has a Ph.D. in from the University of Western Ontario, Canada. He is a licensed professional engineer (P.Eng.) in British Columbia and Ontario, Canada. Also, he is registered as a Consultant in the Egyptian Syndicate of Engineers (Harbors, Navigation and Shore Protection).

Prof. Yasser has extensive academic experience. He teaches courses in Harbor Engineering, Marine and Offshore Structures, Hydraulic Structures and Coastal Environment Engineering. Through his career, he authored and co-authored more than 28 papers published in international and local journals and international conference proceedings in the field of offshore and marine structures, piles, scour around marine structures and coastal engineering.

In addition to his academic experience, Dr. Yasser Mostafa has extensive engineering consulting experience in the field of port and coastal engineering, civil/structure engineering for the oil & gas industry, geotechnical engineering and project management.


Degrees:
Professor of Harbor Engineering and Marine Structures, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University (2013)

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) (2002)
“Response of Fixed Offshore Platforms to Environmental Loads”, The University of Western Ontario (UWO), London, Canada.

Master of Science (MS.c.), (1998)
“Effect of Footing Level on Scour around Bridge Piers”, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.), (1995)
Civil engineering, Ain Shams University


Awards:
-Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation (MWRI) Award for best paper in River Hydraulics and Hydraulic Structures, 2008 (jointly awarded with Moussa, A.M)

-Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation (MWRI) Award for best paper in Large Hydraulic Structures Used in Water Control, 2008 (jointly awarded with Moussa, A.M)

-National Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), 2003.

-M. Novak Award for the Excellence in Contributions to Soil-Structure Interaction Field, The University of Western Ontario (UWO), Canada, 2000.

-Nominated for the Best Teaching Assistant Award, UWO, Canada for 3 consecutive years (1999-2001).

-President’s Scholarship for Graduate Study (PSGS), UWO, Canada, 1998-2000.

-International Graduate Student Scholarship (ISGS), UWO, Canada, 1998.

-Ain Shams University M.Sc. Award, 1998.

-Egyptian Ministry of Education Scholarship for Outstanding Undergraduates, 1990-1995.

Books:
Not Available
Published Research:
- Sonia y. El Serafy, S., Mostafa, Y.E. EL Saie, Y.M and Gad, C.F (2015). Investigating the Energy Dissipation Capability of Solid Piles Breakwater. International Journal of Sciences: Basic and Applied Research (IJSBAR). Vol 24, No. 2

- Mostafa, Y.E., Abd El Dayem, M. and El Mongy A. (2013) Assessment of the Strength of Existing Offshore Platforms in the Gulf of Suez. Al Azhar Civil Engineering Research Magazine. Vol. 35, No. 1.

-Kamal, Y., Mostafa, Y.E, Gadelrab M.S and Sallam, H. (2013). Assessment and Reliability of Wall Jet Equations. Al Azhar Civil Engineering Research Magazine. Vol. 35, No. 1.

-Mostafa, Y.E. (2012). Design Considerations for Pile Groups Supporting Marine Structures with Respect to Scour, Engineering. Scientific Research, 4, 833-842.

-Mostafa, Y.E. (2012). Effect of local and global scour on lateral response of single piles in different soil conditions. Engineering. Scientific Research, 4, 297-306.

-El Mongy, A., Mostafa, Y.E., EL Saie, Y. and F. Gad, C.F. (2012) Wave forces on cylindrical piles constructed in near shorezones. Al Azhar Civil Engineering Research Magazine, Vol. (34), 3, 1017-1032.

-Mostafa, Y.E (2012). Environmental impacts of dredging and land reclamation at Abu Qir Bay, Egypt. Ain Shams Engineering Journal, ELSEVIER, 3, 1-15.

-Mostafa, Y.E. and Agamy, A.F (2011). “Scour Around Single Pile and Pile Groups Subjected to Waves and Currents” International Journal of Engineering Science and Technology (IJEST), Vol. 3, No. 11, 8160-8178.

-Mostafa, Y.E. (2011). “Onshore and offshore pile installation in dense soils” Journal of American Science, 2011; 7(7), pp. 549-563.

-Mostafa, Y.E. (2007). “A design tool for reinforced earth walls of river bridges” Journal of Civil Engineering, Al Azhar University, Vol. 29, No. 3.

-Mostafa, Y.E. and Moussa, A.M. (2007) “The use of MSE retaining walls in hydraulic and coastal applications”. Scientific Bulletin, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Vol. 42., No. 2, pp. 501-518.

-Mostafa, Y.E. and El Naggar, M.H. (2006). “Effect of seabed instability on fixed offshore platforms” Journal of Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, ELSEVIER, 26, pp.1127-1142.

-Mostafa, Y.E. (2006). “Stability of dock structures founded on liquefiable soils”, 6th International Conference on Civil and Architectural Engineering, ICCAE-6, Cairo, Egypt.

-Mostafa, Y.E. (2006). “The instability of piled waterfront structures during construction” Scientific Bulletin, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Vol. 41, No. 3, pp. 503-513.

-Mostafa, Y.E. and M. Hesham El Naggar (2006). “Effect of seabed instability on fixed offshore platforms” Journal of Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, ELSEVIER, 26, pp.1127-1142.

-Mostafa, Y.E. and El Naggar, M.H. (2004) “Response of fixed offshore platforms to wave and current loading including soil-structure interaction” Journal of Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, ELSEVIER 24, pp. 357-368.

-Mostafa, Y.E. and El Naggar, M.H. (2002). “Dynamic analysis of laterally loaded pile groups in sand and clay” Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 39 (6), pp. 1358-1383.





Published Research in Confernces:
-Balah, A., El Mongy, A, Mostafa, Y.E. and ElShinnawy,I.,(2016). Mitigation of shoreline erosion east of Kitchener drain outlet at the Nile Delta Coast, Egypt. PIANC-COPEDEC IX, 2016, Ninth International Conference on Coastal and Port Engineering in Developing Countries. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

-Mokhtar, M., Mostafa, Y.E and Kamal, Y. (2012). Scour Below Submarine Pipelines Exposed to Currents. VII International Conference on Environmental Hydrology And The First Symposium - Environmental Impacts on the Nile Water Resources, Cairo, September 2012.

-Yehia, K., Mostafa, Y. E and Atta, Doaa (2009). “Validation of bridge pier and scour equations”. VI International Conference on Environmental Hydrology & 1st Symposium On Coastal and Port Engineering.

-Khalil, E.B. and Mostafa, Y.E. (2007). “Response of fixed offshore platforms subjected to wave and current loading-Case study from Gulf of Suez”, 8th Offshore Mediterranean Conference, Ravenna, Italy.

-Mostafa, Y.E. and Tara, D. (2006). Pile sweep during driving. 7th Joint IAH-CNC/CGS Groundwater Specialty Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

-Mostafa, Y.E. (2005). “Reliability analysis of tension leg platforms” 11th International Colloquium on Structure and Geotechnical Engineering, ICSGE, Cairo, Egypt.

-Mostafa, Y.E. and El Naggar, M.H. (2002). “Effect of dynamic behaviour of piles on offshore tower response”, Proceedings of OMAE, The 21st International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, Paper No. 28582, Oslo, Norway.

-Mostafa, Y.E. and El Naggar, M.H. (2002). “A FE-based model for analysis of lateral response of pile groups”, 2nd Canadian Specialty Conference on Computer Applications in Geotechnique, Winnipeg, Canada, pp. 96-103.

-Mostafa, Y.E. and El Naggar, M.H. (2001). “A simplified approach to dynamic analysis of pile groups in sand”, Proceedings of the Fifteenth International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Istanbul, Turkey, Vol. 4, pp. 2817-2823.

-El-Fiky, A., Khalifa, A., Kamal, Y., and Mostafa, Y.E. (1999). “Effect of foundation top level on scour around bridge piers”, 3rd International Conference on Civil and Architecture Engineering, ICCAE, Cairo, Egypt.



Educational and Research Projects:
Not Available
Consulting and Engineering Projects:

Supervised Thesis:
Ph.D Students

1- Name: Moustafa Mokhtar Moustafa
Title: Investigation of the Scour below Submarine Pipelines
Period: 2009-2013 (Completed)

2- Name: Ahmed Mohamed Balah
Title: Investigation of the morphodynamic behavior of the Nile Delta coastline
Period: 2009-Now

3- Name: Krstena Francis Gad
Title: Effect of using multiple row-pile breakwaters as wave energy dissipator in Coastal areas
Period: 2014-Now

MSc. Students

4- Name: Morad Hamid Abd El Dayem
Title: Strength Assessment of Existing Offshore Structures
Period: 2010-2013 (Completed)

5- Name: Krstena Francis Gad
Title: Wave forces on cylindrical piles constructed in near shore zones
Period: 2010-2012 (Completed)

6- Name: Hend Saber Sallam
Title: Reliability of Equations Describing Turbulent Wall Jets Downstream Gates
Period: 2009-2012 (Completed)

7- Name: Raghda Saed Sayed Ali
Title: Impact of detached and submerged breakwaters on shoreline changes
Period: 2014-Now

8- Name: Heba Abdullnaby
Title: Impact of Groins on Beach Morphology and Shoreline Change
Period: 2013-Now

9- Name: Eslam Gamal Omar
Title: Reliability and Assessment of Fixed Offshore Structures
Period: 2010-Now

10- Name: Doaa Mohamed Atta
Title: Validation of Bridge Scour Equations
Period: 2008-Now

Other:
REVIEWING EXPERIENCE
Worked as a reviewer (referee) for papers for the following Journals:
• Ocean Engineering, El Sevier
• Journal of Ground Improvement, Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE), London, UK.
• Journal of Civil Engineering and Construction
• Journal of Earth Science Informatics
• Ain Shams Engineering Journal