Associate Professor , India
Associate Professor , Turkey
Cüneyt Ezgi is an Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Beykent University, Turkey. He graduated from the Mechanical Engineering at Gazi University,Turkey, in 1991. He joined Turkish Naval Forces in 1993 as Naval Engineer Ensign. He received European Welding Engineering diploma from European Welding Federation in 1994. Dr. Ezgi received his Msc and Ph.D. degrees in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Ege University, Turkey, in 2004 and 2009,respectively. He was certified as R&D Specialist by Tusside- TUBITAK in 2009 and Energy Manager by EIE-Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources in 2011. He retired from Turkish Naval Forces at rank of Naval Engineer Captain in 2016. His general research interests are energy, heat transfer, thermodynamics, thermal systems engineering, refrigeration, heat exchangers, heat pumps, renewable energy, automobile, turbomachinery, hydrogen and fuel cell, maintenance planning, naval and marine machinery and auxiliary systems
Ahmed Farouk Abdel Gawad
Professor , Egypt
Engineering Department, and Ex-Vice Dean for Graduate Studies and Research, Faculty of Engineering, at Zagazig University, Egypt. He was a previously a Professor in the College of Engineering and Islamic Architecture of Umm Al-Qura University, Makkah, Saudi Arabia (2010-2015), and a Visiting Scholar in Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA for many years. Prof. Abdel Gawad is a Fellow of IEF and SAS, Associate Fellow of AIAA, Member of ASME, ACS, SIAM, AAAS, and ATINER. His biography was listed many times in Marquis Who's Who (USA), IBC (UK) and ABI (USA). Dr. Ahmed has published a large number of technical papers in international refereed and ranked journals and conferences. He has also supervised many Ph.D. dissertations, M.Sc. theses, and B.Sc. graduation projects. He was a member of two teams of five patents (USA, Canada, Japan). Prof. Abdel Gawad is the General Conference Secretary of the 12th and 13th International Conference of Fluid Dynamics that is co-organized by Egyptian Universities, as well as the General Conference Coordinator of the 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th International Congress of Fluid Dynamics co-organized by ASME and Egyptian Universities. He has been Lead Guest Editor of Special Issues in AJAE, AJEE, and is an Editorial Board member of various other international journals. He has participated in five research projects were funded by ONR, USAID, Tempus, and KACST.