Professor Hassan El-Dessouky is a Professor of Applied Physics at Faculty of Science, Mansoura University, Egypt. Professor El-Dessouky received his BSc, MSc, PhD degrees in Physics from Mansoura University in Egypt followed by 15 years working experience in the UK. In 2005, he worked for University of Leeds UK from 2005 to 2012 as a Senior Research Fellow then worked for University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC with Boeing) from 2013 to Oct 2020 as Senior Scientist in lightweight composites.
Professor El-Dessouky established a research centre called Dry Fibre Processing facility centre for performing and ultralight thermoplastics research activities for composites manufacturing applications at University of Sheffield AMRC with Boeing. He led the dry fibre centre from 2013 to 2018. He has around 25-year experience in multidisciplinary research aspects in the field of Composites Science and Technology including Optics, Fibres, Polymers, Textiles and Nanocomposites. He published 60 scientific papers in high quality journals and international conferences. He has professional memberships with the American Fibre Society, SAMPE and British Composites Society. Professor El-Dessouky supervised 8 MSc and 4 PhD students.
List of publications
A total of 55 publications in peer-reviewed journals and international conferences’ proceedings including 3 book chapters and a patent were achieved. As an example of the high impact factor journals that Prof El-Dessouly published in;
Composites Part A (IF= 6.444), Composites Part B (IF= 7.635), Composite Structures (IF= 5.138), European Polymer Journal (IF= 3.862) and Optics and Laser in Engineering (IF= 4.273).