Full Name:
Hanan Mostafa Kamal Sabry
Academic Rank:
Emeritus Professor
ASU Email:
hanan_sabry@eng.asu.edu.eg
Departmment:
Architecture Engineering
Graduation Year:
1980

Prof. Dr. Hanan Mostafa Kamal Sabry
Professor of Design and Environmental Control
Department of Architecture – Faculty of Engineering
Ain Shams University
Phone: +2-01223979913


Degrees:
1996: Ph.D. Degree in Architecture – Faculty of Engineering – Ain Shams University
Thesis Title:" Natural Lighting as an Important Factor in the Design of Museums in Egypt "

1990 : M.Sc. Degree in Architecture – Faculty of Engineering – Ain Shams University.
Thesis Title: " Natural Lighting in Islamic Architecture – A Comparative Field Study in Some Halls of Mamelouk and Ottoman Houses in Cairo."

1980 : B.Sc. Architecture – Faculty of Engineering – Ain Shams University

Awards:
2010 Prize for best paper in Renewable Energy 2010 International Conference and Exhibition - Advanced Technology Paths to Global Sustainability - June 27 – July 2, Yokohama, Japan (Joint Paper)
Books:
Not Available
Published Research:
Publications in SOLAR ENERGY JOURNAL:
1 - Sherif, A., Sabry, H., Wagdy A &. Arafa R.: SHAPING THE SLATS OF HOSPITAL PATIENT ROOM WINDOW BLINDS FOR DAYLIGHTING AND EXTERNAL VIEW UNDER DESERT CLEAR SKIES
Solar Energy journal. SE-D-15-01290R1, March 2016.
2- Sabry, H., Sherif, A., Gadelhak, M. & Aly M.: BALANCING THE DAYLIGHTING AND ENERGY PERFORMANCE OF SOLAR SCREENS IN RESIDENTIAL DESERT BUILDINGS: EXAMINATION OF SCREEN AXIAL ROTATION AND OPENING ASPECT RATIO. Solar Energy journal. SE3821 Volume 103, May 2014, Pages 364–377
3 - Sherif, A.,Sabry, H., & Gadelhak, M.: THE IMPACT OF CHANGING SOLAR SCREEN ROTATION ANGLE AND ITS OPENING ASPECT RATIOS ON DAYLIGHT AVAILABILITY IN RESIDENTIAL DESERT BUILDINGS. Solar Energy journal. SE3230
4 - Sherif, A., Sabry, H., & Rakha, T.: EXTERNAL PERFORATED SOLAR SCREENS FOR DAYLIGHTING IN RESIDENTIAL DESERT BUILDINGS: IDENTIFICATION OF MINIMUM PERFORATION PERCENTAGES. Solar Energy journal. SE3059

Published Research in Confernces:
Publications (Selection):
1- Fathy, F., Mansour, Y., Sabry, H., Abdelmohsen, S., Wagdy, A.: CELLULAR AUTOMATA FOR EFFICIENT DAYLIGHTING PERFORMANCE: OPTIMIZED FAÇADE TREATMENT, 14th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association , IBPSA Building Simulation Conference, Hyderabad, December 7-9, 2015
2 - Sherif, A., Sabry, H., Wagdy A &. Arafa R.: DAYLIGHTING IN HOSPITAL PATIENT ROOMS:
PARAMETRIC WORKFLOW AND GENETIC ALGORITHMS FOR AN OPTIMUM FAÇADE DESIGN , 14th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association , IBPSA Building Simulation Conference, Hyderabad, December 7-9 , 2015
3 - Sherif, A., Sabry, H., Arafa R. & Wagdy A.: THE IMPACT OF ALTERNATIVE WINDOW GLAZING TYPES AND A SHADING SYSTEM ON THE DAYLIGHTING OF HOSPITAL PATIENT ROOMS: SIMULATION ANALYSIS UNDER A DESERT CLEAR SKY, , 6th International Building Physics Conference, IBPC Building Physics for a sustainable Built Environment, 14-17 June, Torino, Italy, 2015
4 - Sherif, A., Sabry, H., A. Elzafarany, M. Gadelhak, R. Arafa & M. Aly: THE IMPACT OF HOSPITAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT WINDOW DESIGN ON DAYLIGHTING AND ENERGY PERFORMANCE IN DESERT CLIMATE, Proceedings of the XII International conference on Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development, ICEESD 2015, January 23-24, 2015 , Paris, France/ World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology International Journal of Environmental, Chemical, Ecological, Geological and Geophysical Engineering Vol:9, No:7, 2015
5 - Sherif, A., Sabry, H., Arafa R. & Wagdy A.: ENERGY EFFICIENT HOSPITAL PATIENT ROOM DESIGN: EFFECT OF ROOM SHAPE ON WINDOW-TO-WALL RATIO IN A DESERT CLIMATE, PLEA 2014 - 30th Conference, Sustainable Habitat for Devoloping Societies, Ahmedabad, India 15-18 December 2014
6 - Sherif, A., Sabry H., Arafa,R. & Wagdy, A.: ENHANCEMENT OF DAYLIGHTING AND EXTERNAL VIEW AS MEANS FOR ACHIEVING A SALUTOGENIC HOSPITAL, World Health Design, Architecture, Culture, Technology, Design and Health, International Academy for Design and Health, July 2014
7- Sherif A., Sabry H., and Gadelhak M.: DAYLIGHTING SIMULATION AS MEANS FOR CONFIGURING HOSPITAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT WINDOWS UNDER THE DESERT CLEAR SKIES. 13th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association. Building Simulation Conference - Chambéry, 25-28 August 2013, France.
8 - Gad el Hak, M., Aly, M. & Sabry, H.: HIGH PERFORMANCE FACADES: THE EFFECT OF SUN BREAKERS ON DAYLIGHTING PERFORMANCE AND ENERGY CONSUMPTION IN SOUTH ORIENTED OFFICE SPACES. Architectural Engineering Institute(AEI) Conference - April 3-5, 2013 in State College, Pennsylvania, USA.
9 - Sabry, H., Sherif, A., & Gadelhak, M.: UTILIZATION OF COMBINED DAYLIGHTING TECHNIQUES FOR ENHANCEMENT OF NATURAL LIGHTING DISTRIBUTION IN CLEAR-SKY RESIDENTIAL DESERT BUILDINGS. PLEA 2012 - 28th Conference, Opportunities, Limits & Needs Towards an environmentally responsible architecture Lima, Perú 7-9 November 2012
10 - Sherif, A., Sabry, H., & Gadelhak, M.: EXTERNAL PERFORATED SOLAR SCREEN PARAMETERS AND CONFIGURATIONS: DAYLIGHTING PERFORMANCE OF SCREEN AXIAL ROTATION AND OPENING PROPORTION IN RESIDENTIAL DESERT BUILDINGS. The International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering - icccbe2012 June 22- 27 2012, Moscow State University of Civil Engineering (National Research University) , Moscow
11- Sabry, H., Sherif, A., & Rakha, T.: DAYLIGHTING EFFICIENCY OF EXTERNAL PERFORATED SOLAR SCREENS: EFFECT OF SCREEN AXIAL ROTATION UNDER CLEAR SKIES. the International Conference on Sustainable Design and Construction Proceedings. Kansas City, USA.
12- Sherif, A., Sabry, H., El-Zafarany, A., Arafa, R., Rakha, T., & Anees, M.: BALANCING THE ENERGY SAVINGS AND DAYLIGHTING PERFORMANCE OF EXTERNAL PERFORATED SOLAR SCREENS. Plea 2011 - 27th Conference: Architecture & Sustainable Development, (pp. 807-812). Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
13 - Mansy, K., Sabry, H., El-Deeb, K. and Fekri, N.: SERVICE LIGHT-WELLS, A REALITY OR A MYTH? EVALUATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL PERFORMANCE AS PRESCRIBED BY THE EGYPTIAN BUILDING CODE: 4th Urbenviron International Congress on Environmental Planning and Management, Green Cities: a Path to Sustainability, Cairo 2011
14 - Sabry, H., Sherif, A., Shawky, S. and Rakha, T.: ASSESSING THE EFFECT OF EXTERNAL OBSTRUCTION PARAMETERS ON INDOOR DAYLIGHTING PERFORMANCE IN DESERT CLEAR SKY CONDITIONS: International Sustainable Development Research Conference , 30 May – 1 June 2010, Hong Kong
15 - Sabry, H., Sherif, A., Fikry, A. and Rakha, T.: INTEGRATION OF DAYLIGHTING SIMULATION SOFTWARE IN ARCHITECTURAL EDUCATION: The International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering - icccbe2010 June 30- July 2, 2010, University of Nottingham, UK
16 - Sherif, A., Sabry, H. and Rakha, T.: DAYLIGHTING FOR PRIVACY: EVALUATING EXTERNAL PERFORATED SOLAR SCREENS IN DESERT CLEAR SKY CONDITIONS: Renewable Energy 2010 International Conference and Exhibition - Advanced Technology Paths to Global Sustainability , June 27 – July 2, Yokohama, Japan
17 - Sabry, H.: INTEGRATING DAYLIGHTING STRATEGIES INTO THE DESIGN PHASES OF BUILDINGS: ARUP 2008 Conference ( 2nd International Conference of Architecture and Urban Planning Departments – Faculty of Engineering – Ain Shams University)
18 - Sabry, H.: THE IMPACT OF DAYLIGHTING- GUIDING SYSTEMS ON INDOOR NATURAL LIGHT PENETRATION: SIMULATION ANALYSIS FOR LIGHT-SHELVES: 23rd PLEA Conference ( Passive Low Energy Architecture ) "Design Clever and Affordable Comfort", Geneva, Switzerland
19 -Sabry, H. And Faggal, A.: INTEGRATION OF ELECTRIC LIGHTING SYSTEM IN A DAYLIT BUILDING: 22nd PLEA Conference ( Passive Low Energy Architecture ) " Environmental Sustainability The Challenge of Awareness in Developing Societies" ,Beirut, Lebanen

Educational and Research Projects:
2012 -2015 Research Project in the area of Sustainable Hospital Architecture: Configuration of the Window Openings of Intensive Care Units for Comfort and Energy Saving: The American University in Cairo (AUC): Member of Architectural Aspects Team work/ Daylighting Studies
2008 – 2012 Research Project in the area of Integrated Desert Building Technologies: A Collaboration Between King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) and The American University in Cairo (AUC): Member of Architectural Aspects Team work/ Daylighting Studies


Consulting and Engineering Projects:
1- (2003 - 2008): The Grand Egyptian Museum Project: Member of Technical Committee as Daylighting Consultant
2 - (2002 - 2003): The project of the New Campus of the American University in Cairo: Participation in
Daylighting Studies
3 - (2000 – 2003): Energy Efficiency Residential Building Code (EERBC): Participation in Daylighting Studies- Member of Lighting Committee




Supervised Thesis:
2003 – Present: Member of The Examining and Supervising Committee of several Master Degree and Ph.D Thesis in Egypt
2013 : Member of Examining Committee of Ph.D Thesis at the University of Aix- Marseille (Ecole d’Archiecture de Marseille) in France
Other:
2004 Three months visiting scholar at The Center for Environmental Design Researches (CEDR) at the University of California in Berkeley, USA