Bachelor of Science with distinction/honour, Alexandria University, 1978. Master of Science, Alexandria University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Alexandria University, 1985.
Research assistant, Alexandria U. Faculty of Science, 1978-1982;
assistant teacher, Alexandria U. Faculty of Science, 1982-1985;
lecturer, Alexandria U. Faculty of Science, 1986-1991;
research staff Corrosion and Protection Center,, U. Manchester (England) Institute Science and Technology, 1990-1992;
associate professor, Alexandria U. Faculty of Science, 1991-1993;
professor of chemistry, Alexandria U. Faculty of Science, since 1996;
professor College Science, King Saud U., Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, since 1993. Consultant Alexandria Refinery Petroleum Company, 1988, The Alexandria Company of Iron and Steel, 1992, Egyptian Navy, 1993. Visiting professor Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1989.
Participant numerous international conferences.
Sergeant Egyptian Navy, 1978-1980. Member Royal Society Chemistry United Kingdom (chartered chemist), National Association Corrosion Engineering United States, Arab Society Material Science, Saudi Chemical Society, Syndicate of Science Professions.
Married Ola Lotfy El Sayed, October 9, 1987. Children: Ehab, Amira, Ayten.