Ghada Mohamed Nazir Mohamed Bassioni

Professor at Engineering Physics and Mathematics


Career Information

Professor at : 2018-04-30
Assistant Professor at : 2012-10-31
Teacher at : 2005-03-28
Teacher Assistant at : 2001-01-28
Demonstrator at : 1997-03-31

Academic Information

M.Sc. : 2000-12-13 From
Graduation : may / 1996 From Faculty of Engineering , Ain shams University

Brief

She is a Professor and the Head of the Chemistry Division at the Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University in Cairo and is a member of the Egyptian National Committee for Pure and Applied Chemistry. Recently she has been appointed at the Bureau of the International Union for Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC). She is an international project officer at the Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF), Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and has been a member of the Global Young Academy from 2013-2018. She has over 60 scientific publications in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings and has been recognized with several national (like the Egyptian State Incentive Award in Chemistry, 2013), regional (like the LEWA Leadership Excellence for Women award runner up, 2013) and international awards (like the Young Scientist Award at the World Economic Forum in Dalian, 2013) and was selected as an academic visitor and panelist at the Nobel Laureates meetings in Lindau, Germany, in 2012 and 2014, respectively. In 2016, she has been awarded the Next Einstein and the Fulbright fellowships as well as the L.A.B. fellowship of three organizations: Nobel Laureate Meetings in Lindau, the European Forum in Alpbach and the Falling Walls in Berlin.
She has organized a significant number of scientific and gender related conferences and workshops in her function as the women’s representative from 2005-2007 at the Technical University Munich, as the Chair of the Women’s Initiative at the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Abu Dhabi Section 2009-2011 and as a member of the Women in Science working group of the Global Young Academy.

Awards

• “Fulbright Fellow 2016/2017“
• “L.A.B. (Lindau-Alpbach-Berlin) Fellow“, since April 2016.
• “Next Einstein Forum Fellow“, since February 2016.
• “African Science Leadership Program (ASLP) Fellow“, since January 2016.
• “Next Einstein Forum Ambassador“, September 2015- February 2016.
• “August-Wilhelm Scheer Professorship“ (Funded by the Excellence Initiative), at the Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany 01.07.15-30.09.15.
• Invited Speaker, 10.04.2015, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands.
• “North-South Interdisciplinary Research Grant” of the Global Young Academy together with Wilfred van der Wiel, University of Twente, The Netherlands.
• “Highest State Award (Encouragement Award)“ for scientists in Egypt in the field of Chemistry 2013.
• Member of the Egyptian National Committee for Pure and Applied Chemistry since December 2013.
• Member of the Global Young Academy since December 2012; member of its Executive Committee 2014-2016.
• “Young Scientist“ award 2013; World Economic Forum in Dalian, China, 2013; participation as young scientist in the Annual Meeting of the New Champions.
• “LEWA Mentorship“ award 2013; for Leadership Excellence for Women, Middle East Process Engineering Conference and Exhibition (MEPEC), Bahrain, September 2013.
• “Best Researcher“ award of the Department, June 2013, Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt.
• Invited speaker to Baker Hughes Egypt within the workshop: Springboard Women’s Development Project, organized by the British Council, 27.06.13.
• Selected candidate for the Nobel Laureate meeting in Lindau, Germany, 2012; participation from 01.-07.07.2012.
• Panelist in the Closing Session about “Science for the benefit of Mankind“, Nobel Laureate meeting in Lindau, Germany, 2014; participation from 02.07.-04.07.2014.
• Global Young Academy representative in its presentation at the Linau Nobel Laureate meeting, Germany, 2014.
• Global Young Academy representative at the Brainstorming session on Research Strategies with the European Commission, Brussels, Belgium, 09.-10.07.2014 and 08.05.15.
• Global Young Academy representative on Interdisciplinarity and Gender Equality (MENA regional meeting) with the Global Research Council, Muscat, Oman, 10.-11.01.2016.
• Nominee by the Faculty of Engineering, Ain Shams University for the UNESCO award 2012.
• Mentor for Ph.D. students at the Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany, 2009-now.
• Ambassador of the Technische Universität München-Alumni network since 2012.
• Co-Leader of the “Women in Science“ working group of the Global Young Academy since May 2014.
• North-South Interdisciplinary Grant Award by the Global Young Academy; collaborative partner: Prof. Dr. Wilfred van der Wiel, University of Twente, Netherlands, November 2014.
• German Science foundation (DFG- Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) Dr. rer. nat./ PhD scholarship, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany, 2001-2004.
• Postdoc fellow of the „HWP II Programm zur Förderung von Frauen in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland in Forschung und Lehre“ for promoting highly qualified women in Germany. Execution of the scientific work at the Chair for Construction Chemicals, Chemistry Department, Technische Universität München , Munich, Germany, 2005-2007.
• Winner of “Society of German Chemists GDCh” award on construction materials for the best work presented in the poster competition, 2006.
• Women’s representative of the Chemistry Department, Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany, 2005-2007 where I was a member of the board of the faculty and appointment committees as well as many other tasks.
• Chair of the Women initiative of the American Institute for Chemical Engineers (AICHE) - Abu Dhabi 2009-2011.
• “Organizers’ Award” for my work as organizer of the ‘International Conference on Thermal Engineering-Theory and application’ held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, at the Petroleum Institute, January 2009.
• Invited speaker to Texas A&M at Qatar on “Greener construction”, 23.01.11, Doha, Qatar.
• Regional SPE award for dedicated and outstanding service to the community, 09.10.11, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
• Associate Editor of “Ain Shams Engineering Journal”
• Editorial Board Member of “Journal of Chemistry and Materials Research”
• Editorial Advisory Board Member of “Journal of Natural Resources and Development”
• Referee for the Journal of Organometallic Chemistry.
• Referee for Asia- pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering.
• Referee for Corrosion Science.
• Referee for the Journal of Applied Polymer Science.

Books

1. Ghada Bassioni, Metal derivatives of 9-oxabicyclo[3.3.1]nona-2,6-diene, Dissertation, ISBN 3-89963-087-4, Dr. Hut Verlag, München, 2004.
2. Syed Taqvi, Ghada Bassioni, Wettability and Interfacial Phenomena-Implications for Material Processing, IntechOpen, 2019.

Articles

Conferences:
1. Ghada Bassioni, Johann Plank, Untersuchungen zur kompetitiven Adsorption anorganischer Anionen am Modellsystem Kalksteinmehl: GDCh meeting on construction materials, Karlsruhe, Germany 2006.
2. Johann Plank, Ghada Bassioni, Zhimin Dai, Helena Keller, Bernhard Sachsenhauser, Nadia Zouaoui, Neues zur Wechselwirkung zwischen Zementen und Polycarboxylat-Fließmittel:, ibausil conference, Weimar, Germany, Vol. I, pp. 579–598, 2006.
[engl.: Plank, J., Bassioni, G., Dai, Z., Keller, H., Sachsenhauser, B. and Zouaoui, N. (2006), Recent advances in interactions between cement and polycarboxylate superplasticizers, 16th International Conference on Building Materials - ibausil, Stark, J. (Ed.), FIB, vol. I, pp. 579–598 (in German).]
3. Ghada Bassioni, Interaction of cement with different superplasticizers: 2nd Ain Shams International Conference on Environmental Engineering (ASCEE II), Cairo, Egypt 2007.
4. Ghada Bassioni, Limestone-an inert model system of cement?: 6th International Scientific and Practical Conference on Environmental Technology Resources, Rezekne, Latvia, 2007.
5. Ghada Bassioni, A solution to the CO2 emission in the cement industry: The Second international Energy 2030 Conference, Abu Dhabi, 2008.
6. Ghada Bassioni, Global warming and construction aspects: Proceeding of the 7th International Scientific and Practical Conference on Environmental Technology Resources, Rezekne, Latvia, 2009.
7. Keynote address: Ghada Bassioni, The Petroleum Institute- not only petroleum related: MEDMA conference on “Green buildings with drymix mortar technology”, The Petroleum Institute, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2010.
8. Ghada Bassioni and Francisco Vargas, Determination of partial solubility parameters and improvement of Flory-Huggins based models for studying asphaltene stability in crude oils, in 11th International Conference on Petroleum Phase Behavior and Fouling, New York, USA, 2010.
9. Francisco Vargas and Ghada Bassioni, Application and experimental validation of the One-Third rule in determining viscosity and surface tension of crude oil systems, in 11th International Conference on Petroleum Phase Behavior and Fouling, New York, USA, 2010.
10. Nadia Alhasani, Lana El Chaar, Ghada Bassioni, Global Marathon For, By and About Women in Engineering and Technology, National Engineers Week, Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2010.
11. Ghada Bassioni, Avin Pillay, Sasi Stephen, Fritz Kühn, Depth profiling (ICP-MS) study of trace metal 'clusters' in solid asphaltenes, in 12th International Conference on Petroleum Phase Behavior and Fouling, London, UK, 2011.
12. Ghada Bassioni, Mechanistic aspects on oilfield scale mitigation to ensure optimization, IQPC event on "Flow Assurance and Integrated Production", Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2012.
13. Ghada Bassioni, The role of academia in encouraging greater participation for the oil and gas industry, Leaders of the Future Summit: Bridging the Gender Gap in Oil and Gas Industry, Abu Dhabi, UAE, 2012.
14. Ghada Bassioni, Mechanistic aspects on oilfield scale mitigation to ensure optimization, SPE ATW on "Flow Assurance", Aberdeen, UK, 2012.
15. Nabil El-Faramawy, Ghada Bassioni and Zinab Morsy, Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in the Oil and Gas Industry , 1st Ain Shams University Workshop on Oilfield Chemistry ASU WOC, Cairo, Egypt, 2012
16. Neveen Ghali, Ghada Bassioni, Artificial Intelligence in Chemistry: Recent Trends and Applications, 1st Ain Shams University Workshop on Oilfield Chemistry ASU WOC, Cairo, Egypt, 2012.
17. Ghada Bassioni, Nabil El-Faramawy, The Middle Eastern approach to Oilfield NORM Management, NORM and Natural Radiation Management North America Conference, Houston, USA, 2013.
18. Ghada Bassioni, NORM and Scale Deposition, SPE ATW on "Flow Assurance; Tackling Tomorrow’s Challenges", Oslo, Norway, 2013.
19. Ghada Bassioni, Mennat Allah Labib, Nabil El-Faramawy, Radon assessment in Cairo’s subway, ICES 2014 International Conference on Environmental Sciences, 21-23.01.2014, Dubai, UAE, 2014.
20. Ayat Taha, Neveen I. Ghali, Ghada Bassioni, Prediction of the zeta potential of polymers using computational intelligence techniques, International Conference on Material Science and Material Engineering [MSME2014], 14.-16.03.14, Chicago, USA, 2014.
21. Ghada Bassioni, Membrane Fouling-Prevention and Mitigation, Egypt-Jordan Collaboration Workshop, Amman, Jordan, 2014.
22. Ghada Bassioni, Scales and Asphaltenes in the oilfield, 4th Ain Shams University Workshop on Oilfield Chemistry ASU WOC, Cairo, Egypt, 2015.
23. Ghada Bassioni, Current Capacity Building Schemes in Egypt, UNESCO Chair Technology for Development, EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland, 02.05.-4.05.2016
24. Omar M. Yousri, , Mohamed Hazem Abdellatif, Ghada Bassioni, The effect of UV on the physical and mechanical properties of epoxy-based nanocomposites, 7th International Colloids Conference, Barcelona, Spain, 2017.
25. Ghada Bassioni, Rheological Properties of Oil Well Cement and Prediction of Cement Rheology Using a Mathematical Model, Rheology of Building Materials, Regensburg, Germany, March 2018.
26. Ghada Bassioni, Tailoring concrete recipes for limestone addition, ICCX Russia - International Concrete Conference & Exhibition, St. Petersburg, Russia, 2018.
27. Ghada Bassioni, The blue-sky research – applied science and engineering interrelationship in an African context, ISEE Africa - International Society for Environmental Engineers, Africa Chapter, Nairobi, Kenya 2019.

Publications

1. Ghada Bassioni, Metal derivatives of 9-oxabicyclo[3.3.1]nona-2,6-diene, Dissertation, ISBN 3-89963-087-4, Dr. Hut Verlag, München, 2004.
2. Ghada Bassioni, Fernando S. Delgado, Matthieu Jaeggy, Frank H. Köhler, Stephan Nogai, Catalina Ruiz-Pérez, 9-Oxabicyclo[3.3.1]nonadiene. Short Access and Allylic Bromination , Zeitschrift für Naturforschung B, Vol. 60, pp.1143-1148, 2005.
3. Ghada Bassioni, Frank H. Köhler, Matallation of 9-Oxabicyclo[3.3.1]nonadiene. The Deprotonation Path to Bridgehead Olefins, European Journal of Organic Chemistry, pp.2795-2802, 2006.
4. Johann Plank, Ghada Bassioni, Adsorption of Carboxylate on CaCO3 surface, Zeitschrift für Naturforschung B 2007, 62b, 1277-1284.
5. Alev Günyar, Ming-Dong Zhou, Markus Drees, Paul N. W. Baxter, , Ghada Bassioni, Eberhardt Herdtweck, Fritz E. Kühn, Studies of bis(halogeno) dioxomolybdenum(VI)-bipyridine complexes: Synthesis and catalytic activity, Dalton Transactions, 2009, Vol. 40, 8746-8754.
6. Ghada Bassioni, Studies on Halide-Induced Corrosion on Different Types of Steel, International Review of Chemical Engineering (rapid communications), vol. 1, no. 6, pp. 547 -551 November 2009.
7. Ghada Bassioni, The influence of cement composition on superplasticizers’ efficiency, International Journal of Engineering, Volume 4, Issue2, pp. 577-587, November 2009.
8. Ghada Bassioni, Production Chemicals for the Oil and Gas Industry (book review), International Review of Chemical Engineering (rapid communications), vol. 2 , no. 3, pp. 475 -477, 2010.
9. Avin Pillay, Mirella ElKadi, Sai C. Fok, Fadi Feghali, Ghada Bassioni, Sasi Stephen, Tracking chloride and metal diffusion in proofed and unproofed concrete matrices using ablative laser technology (ICP-MS), Natural Science, vol. 2, no. 8, pp. 809-816, 2010.
10. Ghada Bassioni, Mechanistic aspects on the influence of inorganic anion adsorption on oilfield scale inhibition by citrate, Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, vol. 70, pp. 298-300, 2010.
11. Mirella ElKadi, Avin Pillay, Sai C. Fok, Fadi Feghali, Ghada Bassioni, Sasi Stephen, Depth profiling (ICP-MS) study of toxic metal buildup in concrete matrices: Potential environmental impact, Sustainability, vol. 2, no. 10, pp. 3258-3269, 2010.
12. Ghada Bassioni, Avin Pillay, Mirella ElKadi, Sai C. Fok, Fadi Feghali, Sasi Stephen, Tracking traces of transition metals present in concrete mixtures by inductively-coupled plasma mass spectrometry studies, European Journal of Mass Spectrometry, vol.16, no. 6, pp. 679–692, 2010.
13. Fathia S. Mohammad, Essam A. H. Al Zubaidy, Ghada Bassioni, Effect of aluminum leaching process of cooking wares on food, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, vol.6, pp. 222–230, 2011.
14. Ghada Bassioni, Self-compacting Concrete (book review), International Review of Chemical Engineering (rapid communications), Vol. 3. (1), pp. 99-100, 2011.
15. Avin Pillay, Ghada Bassioni, Sasi Stephen, Fritz Kühn, Depth profiling (ICP-MS) study of trace metal 'grains' in solid asphaltenes, Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry, Vol. 22 (8), pp. 1403-1408, 2011.
16. Issam Kobrsi, Ghada Bassioni, A dimeric copper (I) tetrazolate complex: Bis (triisopropylphosphine)bis-μ-(5-diisopropylamino-1,2,3,4-tetrazolate) dicopper (I), Acta Crystallographica Section C, Volume 67, Part 7, 2011.
17. Yasser Al Wahedi, Jafar Awayes, Ghada Bassioni, Influence of Classical & Modern Superplasticizers on the Chemical and Rheological Behavior of Oil Well Cement- A comparative study, Advances in cement research, Vol. 23 (4), pp. 175-184, 2011.
18. Essam A. H. Al Zubaidy, Fathia S. Mohammed, Ghada Bassioni, Effect of pH, salinity and temperature on aluminum cookware leaching during food preparation, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Vol. 6 (12), pp. 6424-6441, 2011.
19. Ghada. Bassioni, A study towards "greener" construction, Applied Energy, Vol. 93, pp.132-137, 2012.
20. Fathia S. Mohammed, Essam A. H. Al Zubaidy, George Yacoub, Ghada Bassioni, Aluminum Corrosion in Vegetable Solutions- a contribution to dietary intake, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Vol. 7, pp. 363-375, 2012.
21. Ghada Bassioni, Fathia S. Mohammad, Essam A. H. Al Zubaidy, Issam Kobrsi, Risk assessment of using aluminum foil in food preparation, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, Vol. 7, pp. 4498-4509, 2012.
22. Ghada Bassioni, Fareed Abdulla, Zeinab Morsy, Nabil El-Faramawy, Evaluation of Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials (NORM) in Inorganic and Organic Oilfield Scales from the Middle East, Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, Vol.62 (3), pp.361-368, 2012.
23. Ghada Bassioni, Mohammed Mohammed Ali, Studying the physico-chemical properties of commercially available oil-well cement additives using calorimetry, Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, Vol. 111(1), pp.295-303, 2013.
24. Ghada Bassioni, Mohammed Mohammed Ali, The effect of counterion in lignosulfonates as oil-well cement retarders, Advances in Cement Research, Vol. 25 (5), pp. 245-253, 2013.
25. Fathia s. Mohammad, Essam A. H. Al Zubaidy, Ghada Bassioni, A comparison of Aluminum Leaching Processes in Tap and Drinking Water, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 9, pp. 3118- 3129, 2014.
26. Syed Taha Taqvi, Ali Almansoori, Ghada Bassioni, Modeling the Impact of Wettability Alterations on Calcium Carbonate System for Crude Oil and asphaltenic solutions, Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, Vol. 53, pp. 4773-4777, 2014.
27. Ghada Bassioni, Nabil El-Faramawy, The Egyptian Western Desert - radioactivity and chemical analysis, European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol. 127 (2), pp. 121-128, 2014.
28. Ghada Bassioni, Syed Taha Taqvi, Wettability studies using Zeta Potential Measurements, Journal of Chemistry: Petroleum Chemistry, ID 743179, 6 pages, 2015.
29. Ghada Bassioni, Ali Korin, Alaa El-Din Salama, Stainless Steel as a Source of Potential Hazard due to Metal Leaching into Beverages, International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 10, pp. 3792- 3802, 2015.
30. Ghada Bassioni, Mennat Allah Labib, Nabil El-Faramawy, Unnoticed exposure to radon in Cairo’s subway, European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol. 133 (4), pp. 471-481, 2015.
31. Ghada Bassioni, Kirollos Ashraf, Amr Abdel Hameed, Risk assessment using ICP-MS of heavy metals in ground water in Upper Egypt, Journal of Natural Resources and Development, 5, pp. 65-70, 2015.
32. Asmaa Saber, Fathia S. Mohammad, Essam A.H. Al Zubaidy, Ghada Bassioni, Does Aluminum really enhance Alzheimer disease?- Medical Impact of aluminum on human health, European Journal of Scientific Research, Vol. 136, pp. 10-21, 2015.
33. Syed Taha Taqvi, Ali Almansoori, Ghada Bassioni, Understanding the Role of Asphaltene in Wettability Alteration using Zeta Potential Measurements, Energy and Fuels, Vol. 30 (3), pp. 1927-1932, 2016.
34. Ahmed K. Elziaty, Ghada Bassioni, Ayman M. A. Hassan, Hamed A. Derbala, M. S. Abdel-Aziz, A Synthetic Approach to Pyrazolopyranopyrimidinones and Pyrazolopyranooxazinones as Antimicrobial Agents, Journal of Chemistry, Volume 2016, Article ID 5286462, 7 pages.
35. Ghada Bassioni, Mohammed Mohammed Ali, Ali Almansoori, Gabriele Raudaschl-Sieber, Fritz E. Kühn, Rapid Determination of complex oil well cement chemistry using mathematical models, RSC Advances, 7, 5148-5157, 2017.
36. Mohamed M. Ghobashy, Ghada Bassioni, pH stimuli- responsive poly(acrylamide- co- sodium alginate) hydrogels prepared by gamma- radiation for improved compressive strength of concrete, Advances in Polymer Technology, 37 (6), 2123-2133, 2017.
37. Omar M. Yousri, , Mohamed Hazem Abdellatif, Ghada Bassioni, Effect of Al2O3 Nanoparticles on the mechanical and physical properties of epoxy composite, Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, doi.org/10.1007/s13369-017-2955-7, 2017.
38. Abdelrahman Khalaf, Ibrahim El-Sherbiny, Mahmoud Abdelazeem, Fritz E. Kühn, Ghada Bassioni, Influence of macromolecular additives on mechanical properties of polyether sulfone and polysulfone ultrafiltration membranes, Desalination and Water Treatment, 100, 29–37, 2017.
39. Ahmed K. Elziaty, Ghada Bassioni, Ayman M. A. Hassan, Hamed A. Derbala, Synthesis of Bioactive Heterocycles from 6-amino-4-(2-chloro-5-nitrophenyl)-3-methyl-1, 4-dihydropyrano [2, 3-c] pyrazole-5-carbonitrile, European Chemical Bulletin 6 (12), 544-549, 2018.
40. Joseph S. Feser, Ghada Bassioni, Ashwani K. Gupta, Effect of Naphthalene Addition to Ethanol in Distributed Combustion, Applied Energy 216, 1-7, 2018.
41. Kiran Raj Burra, Ghada Bassioni, Ashwani K. Gupta, Hydrogen Generation from Catalytic Transformation of H2S, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 43 (51), 22852-22860, 2018.
42. Alaa M. A. Hussein, Kiran Raj Burra, Ghada Bassioni, Rawya M. Hammouda, Ashwani K. Gupta, Production of CO from CO2 over mixed-metal oxides derived from layered double-hydroxides, Applied Energy 235, 1183–1191, 2019.
43. Sherif A. Younis, Mohammed M. Ghobashy, Ghada Bassioni, Ashwai K. Gupta, Tailored Functionalized Polymer Nanoparticles using Gamma Radiation for Selected Adsorption of Barium and Strontium in Oilfield Wastewater, Arabian Journal of Chemistry, in press, 2019.
44. Omar M. Yousri, Mohamed Hazem Abdellatif, Ghada Bassioni, Anti-corrosion performance of alumina nano-fillers incorporated in epoxy-resin coatings, International journal of Electrochemical Science, accepted, 2018.
45. Omar M. Yousri, Mohamed Hazem Abdellatif, Ghada Bassioni, Mechanical properties of pipelines coating consisting of epoxy resin reinforced by alumina nanoparticles exposed to ultraviolet radiation, Composites Part B: Engineering, submitted, 2018.
46. Ghada Bassioni, Alaa El-Din Salama, Zeinab Abdel Hamid, Ali Korin, Hidden dangers of metal leaching from stainless steel cookware into food, Food Additives and Contaminants, submitted, 2018.
47. Ghada Bassioni, Mohammed Mohammed Ali, Ali Almansoori, Fritz E. Kühn, Validation of mechanical properties of oil well cement slurries using artificial intelligence, New Journal of Chemistry, submitted, 2018.

Research Projects

1. Ghada Bassioni, Gameli Adzaho, David Niyukuri, Brain drain: Entice Africa's scientists to stay, Nature 535 (7611), pp. 231-231, 2016.
2. Ghada Bassioni, Science Migration: A Little Bavarian with Pharaonic Looks, Blog Article for the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings. https://www.lindau-nobel.org/science-migration-a-little-bavarian-with-pharaonic-looks/
3. Ghada Bassioni, Blog Article for the Next Einstein Forum: Basic vs. Applied Research and the “Brain-Drain” Phenomenon. https://nef.org/basic-vs-applied-research-and-the-brain-drain-phenomenon/ (2016).
4. Ghada Bassioni, Chioma Daisy Onyige, Hasnaa Chennaoui Aoudjehane, Joana Filipa Machado de Morais Afonso, Mohamad Fawzi Mahomoodally, How Africa can empower more women to become leaders in science, The Conversation (2016), https://theconversation.com/how-africa-can-empower-more-women-to-become-leaders-in-science-60570
5. Ghada Bassioni, The Conversation (2016),Why you shouldn’t wrap your food in aluminium foil before cooking it, http://theconversation.com/why-you-shouldnt-wrap-your-food-in-aluminium-foil-before-cooking-it-57220
6. Ghada Bassioni, To be trapped in your own thoughts and beliefs - it's time for a wall to fall!, Falling Walls Fragments (2017), http://www.fallingwallsfragments.com/2017/07/27/to-be-trapped-in-your-own-thoughts-and-beliefs-its-time-for-a-wall-to-fall/
7. Ghada Bassioni, Seek a mentor's advice! Allow experience to speak!, Falling Walls Fragments (2017), http://www.fallingwallsfragments.com/2017/08/08/seek-a-mentors-advice-allow-experience-to-speak/
8. Ghada Bassioni, Nova Ahmed, Amal Amin, Mari-Vaughn V. Johnson, Milica Pešić, Rapela Regina Maphanga, Anina Rich, Meron Zeleke, Breaking the wall of time management: 6 smart tricks to manage your time more efficiently, Falling Walls Fragments (2018), https://www.fallingwallsfragments.com/2018/08/06/breaking-the-wall-of-time-management-6-smart-tricks-to-manage-your-time-more-efficiently/

• Panelist in the Closing Session about “Science for the benefit of Mankind“, Nobel Laureate meeting in Lindau, Germany, 2014; participation from 02.07.-04.07.2014. https://www.mediatheque.lindau-nobel.org/videos/33787/2014-panel-discussion-science-for-the-benefit
• Global Young Academy representative in its presentation at the Linau Nobel Laureate meeting, Germany, 2014. https://www.mediatheque.lindau-nobel.org/videos/33786/2014-presentation-offered-by-the-global-young-academy
• Global Young Academy representative at the Brainstorming session on Research Strategies with the European Commission, Brussels, Belgium, 09.-10.07.2014 and 08.05.15.
• Global Young Academy representative on Interdisciplinarity and Gender Equality (MENA regional meeting) with the Global Research Council, Muscat, Oman, 10.-11.01.2016.
• Video (Lindau Diary) Explaining what it is like to be a woman in a man's world (physics)! https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=G8OEGWjgmNA
• TED-like scientific pitch at the Next Einstein Forum in Dakar Senegal, March 2016. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MqdqEqEMHhQ
• Interview for the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings: https://www.lindau-nobel.org/interview-ghada-bassioni-global-scientist/