Faculty of Engineering - ASU
Full Name:
Ihab Mohamed Abdel-kader El-Aghoury
Academic Rank:
Assistant Professor
ASU Email:
Structural Engineering
Graduation Year:

* Professional Engineer (Ontario P.Eng.).
* Ph.D. in civil engineering (Major: Fatigue of corroding steel structures)
* M.Sc. in civil engineering (Major: Behaviour of Thin-walled Tapered Beam-Columns)
* 13 years of professional and academic experience in the field of structural engineering.
* Strong Experience in Steel Bridge Design and RC and PT Concrete Bridge Design.
* Practical knowledge of several building and bridge design codes and the concepts of structural dynamics and earthquake engineering.
* Professional experience with over 7 of the top used finite element analysis packages.
* Strong knowledge of OOP concepts and several programming languages.
* Fluent English and Arabic with a very good working knowledge of French.
* Utilized FE programs and programming skills to overcome complex design problems.
* Taught “Design of Railway steel bridges”,“Design of Steel Structures”,“Theory of Structures" and “Programming using C++” courses at the university level for four years.

* Analysis and Design of Steel Structures, industrial buildings and Steel and Concrete Bridges.
* Finite Element Modelling and analysis of complex structures and details using CSI-BRIDGE, SAP2000, ETABS, SAFE, SAFI, Staad.Pro, Strand7, ABAQUS/CAE, MIDAS.
* Excellent 2D and 3D drafting using Sketchup, Microstation, AutoCAD 2D/3D, Revit.
* Excellent design of alignments using Civil3D and Power Rail Track.
* Custom programming to tackle engineering problems using C#, Objective-C, VB.NET and VBA.

2013 Post-Doctorate Fellow, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
2013 Assistant Professor of Structural Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt.
2012 Ph.D. Structural Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada.
2007 M.Sc. Civil Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
2005 Teaching assistant, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
2004 B.Sc. Civil Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

2013 Nominated for Concordia’s ENCS Convocational Prize
2011 Concordia’s Graduate Thesis Completion Award
2010 Power Corporation of Canada Graduate Fellowship
2008 CN Graduate Fellowship in Railway Dynamics
2007 Concordia University Tuition Fee Remission Award
2004 Ain Shams university Undergraduate Level Graduation Prize (Rank: “First”)

A. Abdelrahman, A. Shaat, I.M. El Aghoury, "Proceeding for The 14th International Conference on Structural and Geotechnical Engineering, Ain Shams University", 20-22 December 2015, Cairo Egypt. ISBN 978-977-237-407-6
Published Research:
Ihab M. El Aghoury, Khaled Galal: Corrosion-Fatigue Strain-Life Model for Steel Bridge Girders under Various Weathering Conditions. Journal of Structural Engineering 06/2014; 140(6):04014026., DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0000992
Ihab M. El Aghoury, Khaled Galal: Design of rectangular industrial duct plates subjected to out-of-plane pressure considering nonlinear large deformations. Thin-Walled Structures 04/2014; 77:1–7., DOI:10.1016/j.tws.2013.11.010
Ihab El Aghoury, Khaled Galal: A fatigue stress-life damage accumulation model for variable amplitude fatigue loading based on virtual target life. Engineering Structures 07/2013; 52:621–628., DOI:10.1016/j.engstruct.2013.03.001
I.M. El Aghoury, M. El Aghoury, A.H. Salem: Behaviour of bi-axially loaded thin-walled tapered beam-columns with doubly symmetric sections. Thin-Walled Structures 12/2009; 47(12-47):1535-1543., DOI:10.1016/j.tws.2009.06.001
A.H. Salem, M. El Aghoury, M.N. Fayed, I.M. El Aghoury: Ultimate capacity of axially loaded thin-walled tapered columns with doubly symmetric sections. Thin-Walled Structures 08/2009; 47(8-47):931-941., DOI:10.1016/j.tws.2009.02.011

Published Research in Confernces:
Mohamed A. El Aghoury, Essam A. Amoush, Ihab M. El Aghoury, Mohamed A. Ghanem: STRENGTH OF SQUARE LACED STEEL-CONCRETE COMPOSITE COLUMNS USING GFRP AND SILICA FUME. The International Colloquium on Stability and Ductility of Steel Structures 2016, Timisoara, Romania; 05/2016
Ihab M. El Aghoury, Hussein Okail: OPTIMUM DESIGN OF PRESTRESSED CONCRETE GIRDERS WITH RECTANGULAR CROSS-SECTIONS. 14th International Conference On Structural & Geotechnical Engineering (ICSGE-14), Cairo, Egypt; 12/2015
Ihab M. El Aghoury, Mohamed E. Abdelkhalek, Mohamed El Aghoury, Adel H. Salem: BUCKLING LENGTH FACTOR FOR STEEL RIGID SINGLE-STORY FRAMES. 14th International Conference On Structural & Geotechnical Engineering (ICSGE-14); 12/2015
Ali Hammad, Ihab El-Aghoury, Ahmed El-Serwi, Rimon Samaan: Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Hinged Lipped Channel Columns Experiencing Distortional Buckling Mode. 14th International, Cairo, Egypt; 12/2015
Ihab M. El Aghoury, Hany M. Seif ElDin, Khaled Galal: Experimental and Parametric study to investigate the Flexural Capacity of deteriorated Steel Girders. CSCE 2014, Halifax, NS; 05/2014
Ihab M. El Aghoury, Ali Rezaiefar, Khaled Galal: VIBRATION OF RECTANGULAR SECTIONED INDUSTRIAL DUCT WALLS. CSCE 2014, Halifax, NS; 05/2014

Educational and Research Projects:
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