Recent News

Ayman El-Shibiny represents Zewail City at Mansoura University Workshop

Dr. Ayman El-Shibiny, associate professor of biology at the University of Science and Technology, delivered a talk during the International Workshop for Food Quality and Safety.

Dr. Nagwa El-Badri lectures at symposium on cancer research

Dr. Nagwa El-Badri, director of the Center of Excellence for Stem Cell Research and Regenerative Medicine, has been invited to give a talk at the 1st National Symposium for Centers of Excellence in Cancer Research.

Dr. Sameh Ali gives talk at 1st ِAnnual Conference for Cancer Research

Dr. Sameh Ali, director of the Center for Aging and Associated Diseases, has been invited to give a talk at the plenary session of the 1st Annual Conference for Cancer Research. 


Dr. Sherif El-Khamisy announces launch of Young Academy of Science

Dr. Sherif El-Khamisy, director of the Center for Genomics at Zewail City, announced today the launch of the Egyptian Young Academy of Science.

Zewail City and Beni Suef University sign cooperation agreement

Zewail City of Science and Technology has signed a cooperation agreement with Beni Suef University to support and facilitate academic collaboration between the two institutions.

Zewail City joins Asian African Association for Plasma Training

Zewail City has become a member of the Asian African Association for Plasma Training and Dr. Ali Abdou, associate professor of nuclear engineering at the University of Science and Technology, is its delegate.

Zewail City research sparks debate about origins of the universe

Findings of a study done by researchers at the Center for Theoretical Physics have sparked a debate questioning the widely known big bang theory as an explanation for the origins of the universe. 

Obituary: Dr Charles Vest, Zewail City board member, passed away Thursday

Dr. Charles M. Vest, president of the National Academy of Engineering, passed away on Thursday, December 12 at his home in Arlington, Virginia after a battle with pancreatic cancer. 

Zewail City organizes Pollution and Human Health Awareness Day

Zewail City is organizing a seminar titled Pollution and Human Health Awareness Day as part of its role in Egyptian community service and in maintaining the health of its individuals.


Dr. Nagwa Elnewishy represents Zewail City on wind erosion

Dr. Nagwa Elnwishy, researcher at the University of Science and Technology at Zewail City, was a guest speaker at the International Colloquium on Wind Erosion in Arid and Semi-arid African Regions.

Zewail City friends honored

Professor Sherif Sedky, provost of the University of Science and Technology, honored Zewail City Friends for their effective role during the admission process of the first cohort of students at the university last September.

Dr. Sameh Ali invited to international brain forum

Dr. Sameh Ali, director of the Center for Aging and Associated Diseases (CAAD), is invited to attend The Brain Forum – Challenging the Future, the first of its kind in the Middle East region. 

MENA region ranks lowest in HIV treatment coverage

In 2012, the World Health Organization announced that the North Africa and Middle East region was home to around 347,000 infected people and had the worst treatment coverage in the world.

Dr. Sameh Ali lectures at Cairo University

Dr. Sameh Ali, director of the Center for Aging and Associated Diseases, gave a lecture at Cairo University's Faculty of Pharmacy on November 25, 2013.

Dr. Albert De Roeck lectures at Zewail City on Higgs Boson

Albert De Roeck, professor at the University of Antwerp in Belgium, gave a seminar at Zewail City on the discovery of the Higgs Boson.