• Mechanics of composite materials with emphasis on deformation mechanisms and structure property relationships
  • Time-dependent response of polymer and ceramic matrix composites
  • Damage progression and the estimation of life for ceramic matrix composites
  • Effect of oxidation kinetics and elevated temperature on the mechanical response of ceramic matrix composites
  • Manufacturing and testing of polymer matrix composite structures
  • Applications for polymer matrix composites in aerospace and civil engineering structures
PhD, North Carolina State University, Fiber and Polymer Science, 1992
MS, American University, 1989
BS, Air Shams University, Egypt, 1980
composite materials textiles
Arabic, English