Full Name:
Mohamed Nabil Elatrouzy
Academic Rank:
Emeritus Professor
ASU Email:
mohamed_elatrouzy@eng.asu.edu.eg
Departmment:
Structural Engineering
Graduation Year:
1965

Previous Administrative Positions:

* Former Chairman of Board – National Housing and Building Research Center of EGYPT – Ministry of Housing , Utility and Urban Communities.
* Former Vice Dean of Engineering – Faculty of Engineering. Ain Shams University.
* Former Head of the structural engineering department. Faculty of Engineering. Ain Shams University.
* Former Chairman of the civil engineering department, Faculty of engineering - United Arab Emirates University. Al-Ain, UAE .

Governmental Committees:
* Former Chairman of the Permanent Committee for promoting full professors in structural engineering and construction - The Egyptian universities supreme council.
* Former Member of the Ministerial committee for the Egyptian Code of practice for the design and construction of steel structures and bridges.
* Former Member of the Ministerial committee for the Egyptian Code of practice for loads on structures and bridges.
* Former Member of the Ministerial committee for the Egyptian Scientific Research Academy - Construction and Structural Engineering.
* Former Member of Ain Shams University Council for Education & Students' Affairs.
* Former Member of the University Committee for Establishing the Examinations' Rules at UAE University. United Arab Emirates.
* Former Member of the University Committee for Curriculums and Study Plans at UAE University. United Arab Emirates.
* Former Chairman of the education technology sector at Ain Shams University Development Center.




Degrees:
11/28/1983

Higher Education
* Ph.D. : University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada (1972)
Specialization : Civil Engineering, (Major : Structures)
Courses : Theory of Elasticity (1) - Theory of Elasticity (2) - Advanced Structural Analysis - Experimental Stress Analysis

* Ph.D. Thesis : Cylindrical Shells Made of Corrugated Sheets

* M.Sc. : University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada (1969)
Specialization : Civil Engineering, (Major : Structures)
Courses : Pre-stressed Concrete - Elastic Stability - Bending and Buckling of Plates - Statistics and Probability.

* M.Sc. Thesis : Structural Properties of Corrugated Sheets Used in Cylindrical Shells


Awards:
Awards, Sholarships & Assistantships
* 1972 : Post-Doctoral Scholarship, University of Windsor
1968-1969-1970-1971-1972 : Scholarships from the National Research Council of Canada + Teaching and Research Assistantship from the University of Windsor
* 1963-1964-1965 : Ain Shams University Outstanding Awards.
* 1960 : High School Outstanding Award.


Books:
* El-Atrouzy, M. N. " Technical Report Writing " Book , for 3rd. Year Students, Faculty of Engineering - Ain Shams University. January, 2000.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., " Analysis and Design of Steel Structures", Book, University Publications, 1985.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N. "Lecture Notes : Internet Web Design using HTML" American University in Cairo (Continuing Education Center) . 2000.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N. "Lecture Notes : Internet Web Design using JavaScript" American University in Cairo (Continuing Education Center) . 2001.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N. , " Cylindrical Shell Roofs Made of Corrugated Sheets", Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, 1972.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., " Structural Properties of Corrugated Sheets Used in Cylindrical Shells", M.Sc. Thesis, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, 1969.



Published Research:
*  El-Atrouzy, M. N. and Abdel-Sayed, G. " Pre-buckling Analysis of Orthotropic Barrel Shells", American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Structural Division, ST. 11, November 1978.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., " A Direct Non-Linear Analysis of an Elastic Arch", Journal of the Institute of Civil Engineers, The Structural Engineer, Part B. Volume 58 B, Number 4, United Kingdom, December 1980.

* Abu-Salha, N., Brown, T., Azad, A. D., and El-Atrouzy, M. N., " Multiple Column/Brace System Experiments", Proceedings of the Institute of Civil Engineers, U.K., Part 2, December, 1984.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N. and Juruf, R. S., " Design Aids for Slabs Having Beamless Cantilever Balconies", Journal of Civil Engineering Design, U.S.A., 1981.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., " Ultimate Strength of Eccentric Welded Connections Subjected to Shear and Moment", Civil Engineering for Practicing and Design Engineers, Vol. (1), pp. 117 - 121, Pergamon Press Ltd., U.S.A. 1982.

* Salem, A. H., El-Atrouzy, M. N., and Abdel-Rehim, A. B., " Analysis of Cylindrical Water Tanks Stiffened by Vertical and Horizontal Stiffeners", Ain Shams University, Engineering Bulletin No. 25, April 1990.

* Salem, A. H., El-Atrouzy, M. N., and Hilmy, A., " Effect of Rectangular Openings on the Structural Behavior of Cylindrical Shell Roofs", Ain Shams University, Engineering Bulletin No. 25, April 1990.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., Saleh, A. , and Issa, H. S., " The Use of Microcomputers in the Non-Linear Buckling Analysis of Reticulated Steel Domes", Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers, Conference on The Use of Microcomputers in Civil Engineering, December 6 th. - 9 th. , 1986.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., " Simplifications and Their Effect on The Solution of Orthotropic Cylindrical Shells", Ain Shams University, Engineering Bulletin No. 17, 1985.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., and El-Korashy, M. A., " Prefabricated Steel Components Used in Housing", Egyptian Society of Engineers, The Institution of Civil Engineers, Cairo, January 1985.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., " Experiments on Brace Forces in Inter-braced Column Systems", Ain Shams University, Engineering Bulletin No. 14, 1983.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., " Simplified Model for Design of Orthotropic Cylindrical Water Tanks", Ain Shams University, Engineering Bulletin No. 13, 1982.

* Hassan, K. , El-Atrouzy, M. N. & Dessouki, A. R., " Analysis of Orthotropic Plates Having Different Boundary Conditions", Ain Shams University, Engineering Bulletin No. 8, April 1978.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N. " Accuracy of Characteristic Equations of Orthotropic Shells", Journal of the Egyptian Society of Civil Engineers.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N. " Study of Load Distribution on Floor Beams of Swing Bridges at the Central Pier", Journal of the Egyptian Society of Civil Engineers.


Published Research in Confernces:
*  Abdel-Sayed, G. & El-Atrouzy, M. N.," Cylindrical Shells Made of Corrugated Sheets", International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering. Ninth Congress, Amsterdam, May 1972.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N. & Abdel-Sayed, G., " Shell Roofs and Grain Bins Made of Corrugated Sheets", Specialty Conference on Light Weight Steel Structures, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A., October 1973.

* El-Karrany, A.H. & El-Atrouzy, M.N. "Reliability of the Ductile Steel Column Stability" Twelfth International Colloquium on Structural and Geotechnical Engineering (12th ICSGE - Ain Shams University - Cairo, 10-12 December, 2007.

* El-Atrouzy, M.N. "Web Based E-Training" Fourth Saudi Technical International Conference and Exhibition - Ryiadh, 2-6 December, 2006.
El-Atrouzy, M.N. "Precautions in Using Epoxy Coated Reinforcing Steel Bars in Construction" Fourth Saudi Technical International Conference and Exhibition - Ryiadh, 2-6 December, 2006.

* El-Atrouzy, M.N. "E-Learning as distance learning" Ninth International Conference for University Education Development Center - Ain Shams University, 17-18 December 2002.

* El-Atrouzy, M.N. "Teacher's training and preparation in the light of the modern revolution of (IT)" The Thirteenth. Scientific Conference - The Egyptian Society of Curriculum and Teaching Methods , 24 - 25 July 2001.[ script in arabic language.]

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., " Cylindrical Shell Roofs Made of Metal Corrugated Sheets", Fourth International Conference on Roofing Technology - Gaithersburg, Maryland, U. S. A., 17 - 19 September 1997.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., " Experimental Study on ACI-Code Provisions for Epoxy Coated Re-bars"., American Society of Civil Engineers, Egyptian Sector, 10-12 October 1995.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., El-Nawawi, O. , and Abu-Zeid, A., " The feasibility of Using Fusion Bond Epoxy Coated Re-Bars for Corrosion Protection in R. C.", Interbuilt 94, 23-26 June 1994.

* El-Atrouzy, M. N. & Radwan, G., " Feasibility of Using Epoxy Coated Re-Bars in R. C. Structures", The First Jordanian Conference in Chemical Engineering, Part (2), p. 39, held during the period 18 - 20 October 1993.
* Salem, A. H., El-Atrouzy, M. N., and El-Serwi, A., " Shear Diaphragms Connected by Epoxy", First Alexandria Structural & Geo-technical Engineering Conference, 1 - 3 December 1990, Part (2) , pp. (783-804).

* El-Atrouzy, M. N., " Nonlinear Buckling Analysis of Reticulated Domes", Proceedings of the Third Arab Conference in Structural Engineering. U.A. E., Vol.(1), 5-8 March 1989.

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Educational and Research Projects:
* " Experiments on Brace Forces in Inter-braced Column Systems"., University of Petroluem & Minerals , Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

* " Multiple Column/Brace System Experiments", UPM University, Dhahran, KSA.

* " Feasibility of Using Epoxy Coated Re-Bars in R. C. Structures" , UAE University Research Center. United Arab Emirates.

Consulting and Engineering Projects:
1- Design of crane girders, columns & foundations for a workshop in the military factory 999 in Helwan.

2- Design of the new sugar cane factory in Naga-Hammadi for the the Egyptian Sugar Cane company.

3- Design of a factory for the Egyptian company for spinning and weaving industries in El-Mahallah El-Kobra. It consists of three bay steel frames 20 ms. Span each. The total erected area of the project is 3660 m2.

4- Design a factory for Sigal company in Damanhour. It consists of two bay steel frames 16 ms. Span each. The total erected area of the project is 1125 m2.

5- Design of a swing bridge over Ismailia canal after the destruction of the old one during the 10th. Of Ramadan war.

6- Design of the students' dormitories (student residence) of Ain Shams University.

7- Design of welded trusses for the China & Ceramics factory (Sornaga).

8- Design of foundations for the equipment of weighing heavy loaded trucks for Stelco Co.

9- Design of a project for Sigwart Co. in Helwan fabricated and constructed by Stelco Co.

10- Design of two storage buildings for El-Koroum Co. in Alexandria. The first consists of steel frames 24 ms. Span with annex 6 ms. Wide. The total erected area of the first building is 1269 m2, while the second is 439.2 m2.

11- Design of semels & footings for steel frames of the Egyptian Cables Company.

12- Design of extension office building for Stelco Co. in Helwan.


13- Modifying the design of crane girders to accommodate extra loads used by the National Metallic industries Co. (Egytallic), executed by Stelco Co.


14- Design of the compound of Small Industries in the city of the tenth of Ramadan. The total weight of steel used in the construction is 705 tones.


15- Design of El-Gammal factory for paintings and chemical industries.


16- Design of a factory for Portland Cement Co. in Helwan. The total area of the project is 1680 m2.


17- Design of a horizontal tank to accommodate 100 m3 of juce for El-Nasr Co. for canned food (Kaha), fabricated and erected by Stelco Co.


18- Design of 6 different pedestrian overhead bridges on El-Marg road.


19- Writing a technical report on the deterioration of El-Khazna Palace in Abu-Dhabi, requested by the special circle of His Excellency Sheik Zayed Ben Sultan Al-Nahyian, the President of the United Arab Emirates.

20- Design of a workshop for Mercedes Benz Automobile maintenance, requested by Sheik Abdul-Aziz Al-Rubian in Doha, Qatar.

21- Writing several technical reports on the deterioration of buildings owned by the Housing and Habitation Bank.

22- Writing a technical report on the feasibility of using epoxy coated re-bars for corrosion protection, requested by the United Foundation Co.

23- Member of the executive committee for preparing the National Project to solve the Housing problem in Egypt, requested by His Excellency the President of Egypt.

24- Member of the Ministerial Committee formed to estimate the losses of burning three 5-star hotels near the pyramids in Giza Governorate.

25- Member of the Ministerial Committee for the Egyptian Code of Practice for the design and construction of steel structures and bridges.

26- Member of the Ministerial Committee for Updating the Code of Practice for Loads on Buildings and Bridges.


Supervised Thesis:
Supervised/and/or Approved degrees

Name of Candidate Title of M.Sc./Ph.D. University

* Nidal Abu Salha " Experiments on Brace Forces in Inter-braced Column Systems ", (M.Sc.). University of Petroluem & Minerals. KSA.

* Khalid Mohamed Youssef " Evaluation for Some Aspects of Egyptian Standard Specifications for Metallic Structures and Bridges and the Studies Required for the Suggested Alterations ", (M.Sc.).
Ain Shams University.

* Hesham Saeid El-Sayed Ahmed Essa " Buckling of Reticulated Space Structures ", (M.Sc.). Ain Shams University.

* Sherif Ahmed Mourad " Stability of Steel Frames with Semirigid Connections ", (M.Sc.). Cairo University.

* Amr Ibrahim Ibrahim Helmy " The Effect of Rectangular Openings on the Structural Behavioue of Cylindrical Shell Roofs ", (M.Sc.). Ain Shams University.

* Abdel Rehim Badawy " Experimental and Theoretical Analysis of Orthotropic Water Tanks ", (M.Sc.). Ain Shams University.

* Ahmed Abdel Salam Ismail El-Serwi " Corrugated Sheet Shear Diaphragm Connected by Epoxy ", (M.Sc.). Ain Shams University.

* Ahmed Abdel Salam Ismail El-Serwi " Elasto-Plastic Analysis of Thin-Walled Beam-Colomns ", (Ph.D.). Ain Shams University.

* Manal Kamel Zaki " Design of Composite Beam-Columns Under Biaxial Bending ", (Ph.D.). Cairo University.

* Mohsin Fathy Ahmed Shuaib " Optimum Design of Large Skeletal Structures", (Ph.D.). Ain Shams University.

* Essam Abd Elaty Mohamed Amoush " Moment-Rotation for Base Connections With Different Detail Configurations ", (M.Sc.). Tanta University.

* Moataz Mohamed Fadl " Design of Submarine Pipelines Against Upheaval Buckling ", (M.Sc.). Ain Shams University.

* Ahmed Mouatafa Tawfeek " Reliability of Offshore Structures", (M.Sc.). Ain Shams University.

* Ahmed Mohamed Nageeb El-Karany " Reliability Analysis of Framed Steel Structures as an Approach to Codified Design", (Ph.D.). Ain Shams University.
Other:
International and Local Conferences Attended and Other Activities

1- Ninth Congress of the International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering in Amsterdam, May 1972.
2- First Specialty Conference on Light Weight Steel Structures - St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A., October 1973.
3- First Congress on Tall Buildings in Cairo, Nile-Hilton Hotel, Egypt, 14 - 17 January 1974.
4- Work-shop on Pre-Cast Concrete Structures, Al-Ahram News Paper building in Cairo, 15 - 20 November 1976.
5- Sabatical for 6 months doing research work at the University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, (June 1977 - January 1978).
6- First World Congress on New Coating Systems for Bridges and Steel Structures , New York City, U.S.A., November 1981.
7- Member of the organizing committee for a 4-day seminar on cost efficient building systems held at Ain Shams University, (5-8 January 1985).
8- Supervision of many M.Sc. Thesis for graduate students at Ain Shams University as well as the University of Petroleum and Minerals in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
9- Chairman of a session in the second civil engineering conference sponsored by the technical military college held during 8 - 10 November 1994.
10- Chairman of a session and presenting a paper in the ASCE congress - Egypt sector held during 10 - 12 October 1995.
11- Member of the organizing committee for the Seventh International Structural & Geotechnical Engineering Colloquium of Ain Shams University, December 1996.
12- Chairman of the organizing committee for a seminar on Upgrading Policies of Randomly Built Regions, The Housing & Building Research Center, March 1996.
13- Head of the delegation of the Housing & Building Research Center Members attending the First International Conference on Composites held in the city of Sharm El-Sheikh, 1996.
14- Presenting a paper in the Fourth International Conference on Roofing Technologies - Challenge of the 21 th. Century held in Gaithersburg, Maryland, U.S.A., during 17 - 19 September 1997.
15- Presenting a paper in the 9th. International Conference sponsored by the Development Teaching Center of Ain Shams University. "E-Learning as distance learning in academic teaching" . Cairo 17 - 18 December 2002.
16- Presenting two papers in International Conference SITEX in Ryiadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – December 2006.

Governmental and Universities Technical Committees Memberships.

1- Chairman of the Permanent Committee for Promoting Full Professors in Structural Engineering and construction - The Supreme Council of Universities in Egypt. (From 2001 -till 2004).
2- Secretary and member of the Permanent Committee for Promoting Professors and Associate Professors in Structural Engineering and construction - The Supreme Council of Universities in Egypt. (From 1996 - to 2001).
3- Chairman of Educational Technology Department at Ain Shams University Development Center. (From 1996 - till 1998).
4- Member of the Ministerial Committee for the Egyptian Code of Practice for the Design and Construction of Steel Structures and Bridges. (Since 1983 - till 2005).
5- Member of the Ministerial Committee for the Egyptian Code for Loads on Buildings and Bridges. (From 1997 - till 2005).
6- Member of Ain Shams University Council for Education & Students' Affairs. (From September 1996 - November 1998).
7- Chairman of the Education and Students' Affairs Committee - Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University. (From September 1996 - November 1998).
8- Member of the Referees Board for publishing technical papers at most Arab States Universities.
9- Member of a working team to establish productive communities for Youth in corporation with the Social Box. (From Feb. 1966 - September 1996).
10- Member of Urban Planning Committee at the Scientific Research Academy. (From February 1996 - September 1996).
11- Member of the Organizing Committee in the Construction Council of the Scientific Research Academy. (From February 1996 - September 1996).
12- Member of the National Committee of the Habitat (United Nations). 1996.
13- Member of the Housing and Building Committee at the Specialized National Councils in Egypt. (From February 1996 - September 1996).
14- Member of the National Consulting Committee for Earthquakes (1996).
15- Chairman of the Technical Consulting Committee for the Arab Ministers of Housing . (1996).
16- Member of the Executive Committee of the Arab Ministers of Housing Council. (1996).
17- Member of the Housing Committee of the Ministry of Housing, Utilities, and Urban communities. (From February 1996 - September 1996).
18- Member of the Supreme Consulting Committee for Policy of the Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities. (From February 1996 - September 1996).
19- Member of the Leading Executives in the Ministry of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities. (From February 1996 - September 1996).
20- Member of the University Committee for Establishing the Examination Rules at UAE University. ( 1992-1993).
21- Member of the Working Team formed to establish the Basics and Procedures of Student Counseling at UAE University. (1991-1992).
22- Member of the University Committee for Curriculums and Study Plans at UAE University. (1989-1993).
23- Member of the Jury Committee for Architectural Projects Submitted by Graduating Students at UPM University. (1979 -1982).
24- Member of the Binational Fulbright Commission Committee for Fulbright Scholar Program - (The Commission for Educational & Cultural Exchange between the U.S.A. and Egypt).