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Biography

 Abbas El Zafarany,Ph.D.
a r c h i t e c t
Place and date of birth

23-10-1966, Cairo

Education

July 2000 PhD in Architecture,Cairo University,
Faculty of Engineering, Department of Architecture

CLIMATIC DESIGN OF BUILDINGSA
Quantitative Approach For Evaluating Climatic Performance
Of The Building Envelope
And Its Interaction With Its Urban Context
February 1995 Master of science in ArchitectureCairo University,
Faculty of Engineering, Department of Architecture

PASSIVE SOLAR ARCHITECTURE IN ARID ZONES
Economic evaluation of its climatic soulutions
August 1988 Bachelor of science in Architecture: Ain Shams University,
Faculty of Engineering, Department of Architecture

Grade:Very Good with degree of honor,
Distinction in graduation project
Rank: 2nd on 125.

Employment:

September 2000- Now Cairo University, Faculty of Urban and Regional Planning
Department of Urban Design
Title: lecturer
2000- 2001 Arab Academy for Science, Technology And Maretime Transport,
faculty of Engineering, Dept. of Architecture and Environmental Design
Title: Visiting lecturer
May 1995 -August 2000 Cairo University, Faculty of Urban and Regional Planning
Department of Urban Design
Title: Assistant lecturer
March 1990 to May 1995 Cairo University, Faculty of Urban and Regional Planning
Department of Urban Design
Title: Instructor
June 1989 to March 1990 Menoufeya University, Faculty of Engineering and technology
Department of Architecture
Title: Instructor

Training

April2001 Housing and building research Center
Building Energy Simulation Using DOE-2 and Visual DOE
November1997 Cairo University, Institute of Education research,
Scientific Writing
October1995 Cairo University, Institute of Education research,
Academic Course design and Planning
Academic lecturer Training
june 1984 Ain Shams University, center of scientefic computing
Computer programming Using FORTRAN

Professional Experience

Architectural Education Experience

Cairo University,
Faculty of Urban and Regional Planning
Participated in teaching and course design of:

1990 -2001 Architectural Design, for second year
1990 -2001 Architectural Drawing and Rendering 1, for first year
1990 -2001 Architectural Drawing and Rendering 2
(Perspective and Shadow), for first year
1992 -2001 Man and Environment 1
(Climatic Design), for second year
1994-2001 Graduation Project, fifth Year
1992 -1996 Man and Environment 2
(Environmental Design), for second year
1996-1998 Theories of Architecture, for second year
1995-1998 Computer (Basics & CAD), for first year
1992 -1993 Housing and residential development, for third year

Arab Academy for Science, Technology And Maretime Transport, faculty of Engineering,
Dept. of Architecture and Environmental Design

Lecturer of:

2000 -2001 Visual Studies 1, (visual design and free hand Drawing)
for first term students.
2000 -2001 Architecture Drawing,for third term students.
2001 Environmental AestheticsFor forth term students

Cairo University, Faculty of Engineering,
Department of Architecture

1998-1999 Graduation Project, Green Architecture group,fifth Year
1998 Computer graphics, Adobe PhotoShop Training course.

Environmental Design and Consulting:

2000-Now Housing and building Research Center Ministry of Housing and reconstrution
Egyptian Energy Conservation Code for Buildings Consultant,
Member of the Building Envelope Code Development workroup.
1999-2000 Housing and building Research Center Ministry of
Housing and reconstrution
Guidelines for Housing Design and Urban Planning in
South Egypt. (Toshka Region)
Consultant, Member of the New Climatic control Technologies workroup
1997-1998 North Africa Company for Tourism Development
Ras el Hekma Tourist village, Ras el-Hekma, Egypt.
Evaluation of Suitability of Climatic conditions for
Year-round International Tourism.
Consultation and Research work
1998 North Africa Company for Tourism Development
Ras el Hekma Tourist village, Ras el-Hekma, Egypt.
Passive Solar Design of Tourist Village villas and Hotel
Planning, Architectural and Climatic Design
1998 Ras Mala'ab tourist village, Ras Sudr, Sinai, Egypt.
Climatic Studies and Planning Guidelines for the Tourist village.
Planning , Consultation and Research work.
1991 American University in CairoDesert Development Center.Design of
Passive Solar Housing project in Wadi el Natroon, west Desert. Environmental Design Team member.

Climatic Design SoftwareDevelopment:

Beta Release in 2000 SolArc -2, Solar Geometry ModuleResearch and Education Tool used to Estimate Solar Angles and Solar Energy
falling on any surface of the building
Full development: system analysis, design, programming,
Interface design
Alfa Release in 2000 SolArc-2, Shading DevicesResearch tool for evaluation of energy performance of Solar shading devices, including complicated types like solarr screens, Mashrabeya, Mokharramat, etc.
output is both quantitative and Animated visual representation
Full development: system analysis, design, programming,
Interface design.
  SolArc-2, Whole Building Simulation Tool
System analysis and design for a new generation of simulation tools based on a (collective- descrete development approach)

Urban Planning, Urban designand landscape Architecture

1998 MITY for Tourism and Real Estate DevelopmentRas Mala'ab tourist village, Ras Sudr, Sinai, Egypt.Urban Planning and Landscape Design
1997 North Africa Company for Tourism DevelopmentRas el Hekma Tourist village, Ras el-Hekma, Egypt.Urban Planning, Landscape and Architectural Design
1997 Al Fatemeyah for Tourism and Real Estate Development
South Marbella tourist village and community center,
el Hammam, North cost, Egypt.
Urban Planning and Landscape Design
1992 Governerate of North SinaiBier el Abd Indaustrial Park
Urban Planning (in Pricipatipn with Arab contractors consulting office)
1991 Ministry of Housing Borg el-Arab City extention
(2 districts)Urban Planning, Urban Design
Concept development and Architectural design of (Organic Growing) Housing prototyps (in Pricipatipn with Arab contractors consulting office)
1990 Ministry of al_Hajj, Kingdom of saudi Arabia
Compound of Automated slaughterhouses in Mecca al Mokarama,
(36,000 heads per Hour Capacity)
Limited Compitition Urban design and Conceptual Architectural design

Arhitectural Design

1992-1994 Egyptian Syndicate of EngineersEngineers Nile Clubhouse in AssyoutArchitectural Compition (first award) Architectural Design, working drawings and tender documents
Landscape design.
1991 Egyptian Society of Engineers,Conference Hall
Redesign of circulation and elevations
1990 Ministery of Education, Physical Planning Unit.
The National Center of the Examination and Educational Evaluation.
Architectural design
1990 Ministery of Education, Physical Planning Unit.Prototypel of Primary Schools.
Working Drawings
1989-1990 Ministry of Tourism3 Cafeterias and tourist service Facilitiesin Marsa Allam, Dessouk and San el Hagar
Architectural design
1988-2001 A number of
Resedential Buildings and resedential-Commercial Towers In Cairo, Giza, Tenth of Ramadan and Ismaeillia.
Architectural design, and construction mangement and Supervision
1988-2000 A number of
Villas and Town houses in Cairo, Giza, Beni seweef, el Shorook, new Cairo and wadi el Nakheel.
Archetectural and Lanscape design

Interior Design

1992 Reem Company for Electronic systems Exhibition
Pavilion in Marriott Hotel
Interior Design, Industrial design of some products, and
Graphical art design.
1989 Technology GroupOffice
Interior Design
1987 Computek Company,
Software department, El Dokki branch
Interior Design, Super Vision
1987 Computek Company,
Electronic components Shop, el Dokki
Facad and Interior Design

Web Development

2000-2001 Egyptian Architecture Online
www.egyptarch.com
Development, Design, editing, site management and maintainance
2001 Faculty of Regional and Urban Planning, Cairo University
Web site: (temprary URL: www.frupcairo.tripod.com)
Development, Design, editing, site management and maintainance
1998 Architectural Engineering department, Faculty of Engineering
Cairo University.
Web site Development and Graphic design.
 

 

   
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