Tamer Ashour Ali, Ph.D


Associate Professor

Communications and Information Engineering


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Director of Continuous Improvement and Accreditation Unit (CIAU)
Director of Center of Assessment and Accreditation Support (CAAS)



Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering (Rice University, Texas USA, in 2010). Held different positions in industry and in academia. Currently serves as the Director of Continuous Improvement and Accreditation Unit (CIAU) in University of Science and Technology (UST) - Zewail City, where he coordinates the Continuous Improvement processes: coordinating the Learning Outcome assessment processes across all programs, leading the efforts for seeking and sustaining international accreditation, managing the Learning Technologies Services Office that provides customized software solutions used in the process, and managing the Teaching Effectiveness Office that works on developing the skills of the teaching faculty and assistants. Teaching, research, and development work is focused on software enegineering and electromagnetic sensing. Experienced in managing technical staff with focus on developing sensor systems (WSNs, Embedded Systems, and Internet of Things).

1) Ahmed Mekawy, Mohammad Khalifa, Tamer A. Ali, and Ashraf Badawi,. "Tuning optical properties of metasurface via piezoelectric effect." IET Optoelectronics (Published 22/01/2019).
2) Reem Abd Ei-Sttar, Endy Onsy, George S. Maximous, Ahmed Zaky, Tamer A. Ali, Ashraf Seleym, and Hassan Mostafa. "Diagonal Mode: A New Mode for Triboelectric Anogenerators Energy Harvesters." In 2018 New Generation of CAS (NGCAS), pp. 114-117. IEEE, 2018.
3) George S. Maximous, Ali M. Fatahalla, Ashraf Seleym, Tamer A. Ali, and Hassan Mostafa. "A New CAD Tool for Energy Optimization of Diagonal Motion Mode of Attached Electrode Triboelectric Nanogenerators." In 2018 16th IEEE International New Circuits and Systems Conference (NEWCAS), pp. 331-334. IEEE, 2018.
4) Hussein ME Hussein, Tamer A. Ali, and Nadia H. Rafat. "A review on the techniques for building all-optical photonic crystal logic gates." Optics & Laser Technology 106 (2018): 385-397.
5) Hussein, Hussein ME, Tamer A. Ali, and Nadia H. Rafat. "New designs of a complete set of photonic crystals logic gates." Optics Communications 411 (2018): 175-181.

Mohammad Khalifa, Ashraf H. Badawi, Tamer A. Ali, Nadia H. Rafat, and Ahmed A. Abouelsaood. "Low voltage vacuum nanotriodes for optical frequencies rectification." Journal of Applied Physics 122, no. 12 (2017): 124501


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Food and agriculture (STDF-NCP) / MM-wave biosensing-based detection of Food-borne and Pathogenic Bacteria in Food industry using Bacteriophage,STDF