Dr. Abdelazim Mohamed Abdelhamid NegmProfessor
Zagazig University, Egypt
Ph.D. in Hydraulic and Hydraulic Structures from Zagazig University, Egypt
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Prof. Negm is a professor of Hydraulics and (Water Resources) in Water and Water structures Engineering Department at Faculty of Engineering of Zagazig University. He worked as a demonstrator in the Faculty of Engineering, Zagazig University in 1986 and continued till he occupied the position of vice-dean for Academic and Student Affairs. He worked for Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST) as a professor of Water Resources since Dec. 2012 until Sept. 2016 and chairperson of Environmental Engineering Dept. at E-JUST since March 2013 until March 2016.
He published more than 350 scientific papers in national and international journals and conferences, 25 edited books, and about 50 book chapters. He participated in more than 90 conferences and was a keynote speaker at several national and international conferences. He has awarded the prizes of the best papers three times. His research areas include hydraulic, hydrology, and water resources. Currently, he is very interested in sustainability studies, sustainable development, and green environment in addition to water resources management, Hydraulics and Hydrological studies.
Prof. Negm is a member of IAHR, ICWEES and the head of the Egyptian permanent scientific committee for Water Resources (115) for the promotion of associate and professorship positions for the cycle 2019-2022 and was the vice head for the cycle 2016-2019. He is a member of the editorial board of several scientific journals, including IJESD, AJES, JEST, JHGGM, ENRRJ .. etc and a member of the scientific committee and organizing committee of several Int. Conferences, associate editor-in-chief for IWTJ and was a member of the organizing committee of Oceanography 2015 and IWTC2013-IWTC2017. Additionally, he is the secretary-general of the IWTC (www.IWTC.info) from 2013 until the year 2017. He was the head of the ZU committee for assessment of the scientific publications of ZU faculties until Dec. 2018. He published 12 contributed volumes during the years from 2016-2019, in the Handbook of Environmental Chemistry (HEC) series, by Springer Nature. Recently, 10 contributed volumes were published under the Springer Water series in (2020) and the rest is coming soon in Springer water and in other series as well. He was the editor-in-Chief of EIJEST (2016-2020) issued by (Faculty of Engineering, Zagazig University), associate editor of IWTJ (IWTA) and EMJEI (Springer) and Guest editor of AJGS – Springer. Associate editor of EMJEI, Springer. He is the principal investigator of several international projects, including the smart greenhouse and automated irrigation project which is funded from STDF of Egypt and BC of the UK. Recently, he is a member of the editorial board of the HEC series, Springer Nature.
He is listed in (a) Marquis Who is Who? for more than 10 years until now, (b) IBC's 2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century, and (c) ABI directory for his achievement in the field of Hydraulics and Water Resources. He was nominated for many other awards from both IBC and ABI.