Research News

Zewail City scientists discover the cause of neural dysfunction

Scientists, co-led by Dr. Sherif El-Khamisy at Zewail City's Center of Genomics, identified a defect in a genetic pathway in individuals with impaired neural function.

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

The Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research and Technology has honored Dr. Ibrahim El-Sherbiny, associate professor of material sciences at the University of Science and Technology. 

Academy of Scientific Research and Technology honors Professor Salah Obayya

The Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research and Technology (ASRT) has honored Professor Salah Obayya, director of the Center for Photonics and Smart Materials (CPSM) at Zewail City of Science and Technology. 

Dr. Sherif El-Khamisy ranks 3rd in best researchers list

Dr. Sherif El-Khamisy, director of the Center for Genomics at Zewail City, has been ranked third in ARSCO's list of best researchers in the Arab world in the fields of biochemistry and molecular biology. 

Dr. Marwan Emara publishes new study in Oncology Reports

Dr. Marwan Emara, associate professor at the Center for Aging and Associated Diseases, has published a paper titled Effect of Hypoxia on Angiogenesis Related Factors in Glioblastoma Cells in the February 2014 edition of Oncology Reports.

Nature Middle East highlights a study published by the team of Center for Theoretical Physics at Zewail City

A new study published in The Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics (JCAP) by Dr. Ahmed Farag Ali, Assistant professor at Center for Theoretical Physics (CTP) and Dr. Adel Awad, Former Associate Professor -at the same Center, has been highlighted by Nature Middle East (NME).

Egypt’s scientific creativity research award goes to leading nanomaterials professor

Cairo, 8 October - Ibrahim El-Sherbiny, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Nanomaterials Science, University of Science and Technology at Zewail City of Science and Technology has received Dr Venice Kamel Award for Scientific Creativity for Young Researchers in the field of Materials Science and its Applications. This award is offered to those who produce research of outstanding scientific value and have demonstrated rigor in the research and originality, it stresses on applied research in subjects related to development issues and solving societal problems.

Egypt’s highest scientific research award goes to leading photonics professor

Cairo, 8 October - Salah Obayya, Ph.D., Professor of Photonics and Director of the Center for Photonics and Smart Materials (CPSM) at Zewail City of Science and Technology has received the State Award for Academic Excellence in Engineering Sciences. Obayya has been awarded for his work published in one of the most cited international journals: Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) journal.

Professor Salah Obayya wins the State Award Excellence in Engineering Sciences

Professor Salah Obayya, Director of Center for Photonics and Smart Materials at Zewail City of Science and Technology, wins State Award of Excellence in Engineering Sciences. The prize is worth 100,000 Egyptian pounds in addition to a silver medal. Obayya has won the State Incentive Award for Engineering Sciences in 2005/2006.

Nature Middle East Highlights Center for Theoretical Physics research results

A new study published in Nuclear Physics B by Dr. Shaaban Khalil, Director of the Center for Theoretical Physics (CTP), and Safinaz Salem, Research assistant at CTP, has been highlighted by Nature Middle East (NME).

Dr. Shaaban Khalil new research highlighted in Nature Middle East

A new study published in Physical Letters B by Dr. Shaaban Khalil, Director of the Center for Theoretical Physics, has been highlighted by Nature Middle East (NME).

The study, titled “TeV scale leptogenesis in B−L model with alternative cosmologies”, discusses how string theory can explain the presence of an unknown particle right after the Big Bang that allows there to be more matter than antimatter, effectively making the universe full of stars and planets.

Dr. Shaaban Khalil publishes new study in top journal

Dr. Shaaban Khalil, Director of the Center for Theoretical Physics, along with a team of researchers from Egypt and the UK, have published a research paper titled “Right-handed sneutrino-antisneutrino oscillations in a TeV scale Supersymmetric B-L model” in Physical Review D.

Dr. Sameh Ali published a study in a high impact journal

Dr. Sameh Ali, Director of the Center for Aging and Associated Diseases at Zewail City of Science and Technology, published a study titled “Mitochondria/membrane interactions in cellular response to stress” in the Journal of the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB Journal).

Zewail City research study highlighted in Nature Middle East

A new study published in Molecular Nutrition and Food Research by Dr. Sameh Ali, Director of the Center for Aging and Associated Diseases, has been highlighted by Nature Middle East (NME).

Misr El Kheir Foundation honors CTP director on ‘Day of Knowledge’

Zewail City of Science and Technology is proud that Dr. Shaaban Khalil, director of the City’s Center for Theoretical Physics (CTP), will be honored by the Misr El Kheir Foundation’s Scientific Publication Award. The award is in recognition of his leading scientific contributions in the field of theoretical physics