Academy of Scientific Research and Technology honors Dr. Ibrahim El-Sherbiny

The Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT) has honored Dr. Ibrahim El-Sherbiny, associate professor of material sciences at the University of Science and Technology. This was during a ceremony in which the ASRT honored scientists and researchers who received state awards in the fields of science and advanced technology in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.

El-Sherbiny received the State Incentive Award in science and the Venice Kamel Award for Scientific Creativity for Young Researchers in the field of materials science and its applications. El-Sherbiny has been awarded for his high impact research published in a number of cited international journals and for his contributions and achievements in his field.

One of El-Sherbiny’s contributions is a promising approach for controlled pulmonary drug delivery, which can help patients with chronic diseases who require prolonged periods of medication.

The honoring ceremony was held in the main auditorium at Cairo University on February 16, 2014. The former minster of scientific research, Dr. Ramzy Stinio, attended the ceremony with Dr. Gaber Nassar, president of Cairo University, and Dr. Mahmoud Sakr, acting president of ASRT.