1976 Graduated in aeronautical
engineering from the (Politecnico Di Milano, Italy) .
- at the beginning of 1977
Joined the Engineering staff at the Faculty of Engineering
(Al-Fateh University) as a demonstrator during this
year the main activity was in helping with the tutorial in
Went to the UK at the end of 1977
where joined the research staff in the Aero. Eng. Dept. of
the university of Bristol. After successfully passed the
university requirements started a research programme in the
field of sandwich constructions. Got M. Sc. degree in Oct.
Taught (GE121: Engineering Mechanics) at Al-Fateh university
(faculty of engineering). Also represented the Aero. Eng.
Dept. in the consulting office with active role concerning
the wear problem in vestigation of ME14 Helicopters and
other problems occurring in different engineering
disciplines in public and private sector in Libya.
1982 back to Bristol for the Ph. D.
programme. This programme consisted of an analytical and
experimental investigation of the delamination problems in
Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) laminates under
static and fatigue loadings. Oct. 1986 awarded the Ph. D.
end of 1986 rejoined the teaching staff
in the Aero. Eng. Dept. and has been here ever since. During
this period has taught aircraft structures, stress analysis,
property of materials at undergraduate level and composite
materials, advanced aircraft structures at postgraduate
level. Supervised also several B. Sc. Projects and five M.
Sc. Theses. Other activities included acting as the head of
the aeronautical department for two years, member of the
committee for undergraduate course programmes. Now,
represent the department as member of the postgraduate
committee in the faculty of engineering.