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Ahmed Ibrahim Ahmed Abd Elmageed

Ahmed Ibrahim Ahmed Abd Elmageed

Assistant Professor (lecturer)

ahmed.abdelmageed@gu.edu.eg

Biography

Ahmed received his B.Sc in Chemistry (distinction with honours grade, top of his class) in 2006. In 2011, he finished his M.Sc. in Colloid Chemistry & Nanotechnology at Minia University, Egypt. In 2016, he earned his PhD degree from Osaka University, Japan under the supervision of Professor Takuji Ogawa in nanomaterial science & molecular electronics.

 

After completion of his degree he was appointed as a Faculty Fellow (Assistant Professor) in the Department of Chemistry at Osaka University. Currently, Dr. Ahmed is working as Assistant Professor (lecturer) at Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, GALALA University, Egypt. Additionally, from 2018 till now, Dr. Ahmed is also having a permanent position as Assistant Professor (lecturer) at Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Minia University, Egypt.

Qualifications

  • B.Sc in Chemistry, Minia University, Egypt. 2006
  • M.Sc. in Colloid Chemistry & Nanotechnology at Minia University, Egypt. 2011
  • PhD degree from Osaka University, Japan. 2016

Publications

Area Of Research

  • Supramolecular chemistry on nano-carbon materials surfaces.
  • Carbon nanotubes and/or graphite research.
  • Single molecule magnets.
  • Self-assembly of nanostructures on solid surfaces.
  • Fabrication of nano-scale devices that employ the self-ordering properties of molecules.
  • Pickering Emulsion Polymerization.
  • Colloidal nanotechnology, nanoparticles stabilized emulsions.
  • Hybrid inorganic-organic nano-materials.
  • SPM measurements i.e. STM, AFM.
  • Encapsulation of drug using natural biopolymer.
  • Water treatment.

Projects

Granted Projects 

  • Principle Investigator (PI) of a Research Project of Osaka University’s International Joint Research Promotion Program (3rd call), Japan, entitled as “Studies on the structure and properties of porphyrin based single-molecule magnets on single walled carbon nanotube supramolecules” with total grant of 2,178,934 Japanese Yen (around 18.000 US $) (April – August 2019).
  • Researcher of granted project (ID: 46297) from the Science, Technology & Innovation Funding Authority (STDF), Egypt,entitled as “Lightweight and anti-corrosion composite coatings for sustainable oil & gas pipelines” within the framework of the Applied Sciences Research Grants, with total grant of 1,378,260 Egyptian Pound (around 75.000 US $) for 1.5 year.

Submitted projects

  • Project submitted to the Science, Technology & Innovation Funding Authority (STDF), Egypt “under S. – Egypt Joint Board on Scientific and Technological Cooperation Call” entitled as “Engineering Two-Dimensional Materials “MXenes” at Atomistic and Molecular Scale for High Selectivity Applications”. Project ID: 46401. Role: researcher. Status: under review.

Other Grants

  • Osaka University Travel Grant. International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies (Pacifichem 2015), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
  • Takuji Ogawa Travel Grant. The 231st Electrochemical Society Meeting (ECS 2017), New Orleans LA, Louisiana, USA.
  • Egyptian Academy of Scientific Research and Technology Travel Grant. The 11th HOPE Meeting with Nobel Laureates, 2019, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST), Okinawa, Japan.

Awards/Honorable Mentions

Awards

  • Outstanding Researchers Award. Galala University, Galala, Egypt, 2021-2022.
  • Unique Team Presentation Award. The 11th HOPE Meeting with Nobel laureates, JSPS, Okinawa, Japan, 2019.
  • Minia University Publication Award. Minia University, Minia, Egypt, 2019, 2020.
  • Ideal Student award. Faculty of Science, Minia University, Minia, Egypt, 2006.

Scholarships 

  • MEXT Scholarship. 1.5 year fully funded Scholarship, Japanese Government. (April 2015 – September 2016).
  • Joint Supervision Scholarship. Two years fully funded scholarship, Egyptian Government. (April 2013 – March 2015).
  • Osaka University Scholarship. Two years for waiving tuition fee and enrolment fee exemption, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan. (October 2013 – September 2015).

Academic Positions

  • Assistant Professor (lecturer) (Full time), Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, GALALA University, Galala City, Egypt. (09/2020 till now).
  • Assistant Professor (lecturer) (Full time), Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Minia University, Minia, Egypt. (May 2018 till now).
  • Specially Appointed Visiting Assistant Professor (Full time), Chemistry Department, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan (April 2019 – August 2019).
  • Specially Appointed Assistant Professor (Full time), Chemistry Department, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan. (October 2016 – March 2018).
  • Specially Appointed Post-doctoral Researcher, Chemistry Department, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan. (April 2017 – June 2017).
  • Researcher at Chemistry Department, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan. (April 2013 – September 2013).
  • PhD Student at Chemistry Department, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan. (October 2013 – September 2016).
  • Teaching Assistant (2014-2015), Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan.
  • Assistant Lecturer, Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Minia University, Minia, Egypt. (October 2011 – April 2018).
  • Research Assistant, Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Minia University, Minia, Egypt. (June 2007 – September 2011).

Non-academic jobs

Chemist at Life-Chemical Company, Egypt (summer 2007).

Activities

Academic Societies Membership: 

  • Member of Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) i.e. Membership No. 725547
  • Member of American Chemical Society (ACS) i.e. Membership No. 31497554
  • Member of Japanese Chemical Society (JCS) Membership No. 2152399000.
  • Member of the Electrochemical Society (ECS) i.e. Membership No. 385338

Journal Topical Advisory Panel Member, i.e.

  • Polymers (MDPI).

https://www.mdpi.com/journal/polymers/topic_editors/Innov_Polym_Technol

  • Indonesian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Chemistry (IJFAC)

http://www.ijfac.unsri.ac.id/index.php/ijfac/about/editorialTeam

Peer Reviewer for many scientific journals, i.e.

  • ACS Publisher (ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces – ACS Applied Nano Materials).
  • Wiley Online Library Publisher (RSC Advances – ChemistrySelect – The Chemical Record – ELECTROPHORESIS – Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry – Chemistry & Biodiversity).
  • MDPI Publisher (Energies – Polymers – Molecules – Materials – Nanomaterials – Sustainability- Applied Sciences – Processes – Journal of Functional Biomaterials).
  • ELSEVIER Publisher (Infection, Genetics and Evolution).
  • Springer Publisher (Monatshefte für Chemie – Archives of Toxicology – Journal of Polymer Research).