Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Alexandria University, 1970. Master of Science in Solid Mechanics, Waterloo University of Canberra, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, Waterloo University, 1977.
Research and development engineer Worthington Canada, Brantford, 1977-1979. Senior structures engineer Pratt & Whitney Aircraft, Mississauga, Canada, 1979-1985. Research associate Toronto University of Canberra, 1981-1985.
Assistant, associate professor University Sciences Technology, Jordan, 1985-1989. Associate professor United Arab Emirates University, Al-Ain, 1991-1994. Associate professor to full professor Kuwait University, 1989-1991, 94—.
Consultant Exxon Oil Inc., Newark, New Jersey, 1978-1979, National Aeronautics and Space Administration/Pratt & Whitney, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1979-1985. Reviewer Journal of Wear, England, 1981-1986, American Society of Mechanical Engineers Journal Mechanical Design, 1993. Session chairman American Society of Mechanical Engineers/Society Engineering Science, Berkely, California, 1988.
Team member transmission design United Technologies, 1981-1984.
Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Gear Manufacturing Association.
Married Azza Mahmoud-Ibrahim Aly. Children: Amr, Hisham, Marwan, Saif.