The Center for Fundamental Physics (CFP) at Zewail City hosted the 5th Egyptian School on High Energy Physics during the period from November 14 to 19, 2015. The school aims at providing extensive courses on the basic topics of theoretical, computational and experimental particle physics for Egyptian and regional graduates.
Against its tradition of arranging technical events, IEEE Zewail City Student Branch dedicated its 2015 closing ceremony to present the Disitinguished Teacher Awards to selected faculty members as a gesture to show their gratitude for the the continous suport they receive.
A group of 40 University of Science and Technology students got the chance to tour the new campus of Zewail City of Science and Technology at October Gardens, 6th of October City, on November 4, 2015. The visit, organized by the Student Affairs Office, aims at providing students with a firsthand account of the ongoing progress at the new campus.
The Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT) announced the winners of the 2014 individuals and authorities prizes on October 27, 2015. Zewail City scientists Ibrahim El-Sherbiny, Ahmed Maarouf, and Mohamed Farahat were named among the recipients of the ASRT awards this year.
On October 19, 2015, Essam Sharaf, professor of road engineering at Cairo University, visited Zewail City of Science and Technology where he gave a talk to more than 100 student and faculty member. Titled “Dream to Reality through Science,” Sharaf’s talk focused on the important role science plays in shaping the future.
For the second time in a row, University of Science and Technology students achieved the first place in the Science Operations Leaders in Egypt (SOLE) competition which took place September 12, 2015 at the Faculty of Agriculture, Ain Shams University.
Professor Salah Obayya, vice chairman, academic affairs, at Zewail City of Science and Technology, has been chosen to receive the Senior Doctor of Science degree by City University London, U.K. during the university’s convocation ceremony in January 2016.
Professor Sherif El-Khamisy, director of the Center for Genomics at Zewail City of Science and Technology, won the 2014 Abdul Hameed Shoman Award for Arab Researchers in medical and health sciences. The award recognizes the valuable research work El-Khamisy has conducted in the field of upscale molecular genetics.
Prof. Ahmed Zewail awarded tenureship positions to three faculty members for the first time in the history of Zewail City of Science and Technology, on Tuesday, August 11, 2015.
In a large ceremony held at the Zewail City of Science and Technology’s headquarters in Garden City, Dr. Ahmed Zewail, Chairman of the Supreme Advisory Board, awarded 12 full scholarships.
Zewail City of Science and Technology and the African Network for Solar Energy (ANSOLE) are organizing the International Conference on Renewable Energy(INCORE 2016).
We are pleased to announce that the deadline to receive the admission application has been extended to August 2, 2015.
On July 7, 2015 Google announced the 90 regional finalists who will be competing in its 2015 science fair. University of Science and Technology freshmen, Lamis El-Sayed and Mahmoud Habashy, together with Osama Elsayed, Mansoura University student at the time of the competition, were named among these 90 regional finalists.
As part of the University of Science and Technology’s vision to promote for real life application of science, second year students presented their analytical chemistry course projects in a poster session on Sunday, March 29, 2015.
Driven by the resolution to solve one of the ecological problems the Egyptian society faces, second year University of Science and Technology students - Islam genina, Lobna Wael, Amr Magdy, Nouran Bahgat, and Mahmoud Abdelhay - have managed to find a solution for groundwater contamination in Bahria Oasis.