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Egyptian photogrammetrist , infosystems specialist

Guirguis Fahmy Yassa, Egyptian photogrammetrist, infosystems specialist. Government of The Netherlands fellow International Institute Aerial Survey, Delft, 1956. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society Photogrammetry, Sigma Xi.

Background

Yassa, Guirguis Fahmy was born on October 1, 1930 in Khartoum, Sudan. Came to the United States, 1969, naturalized, 1976. Son of Fahmy and Brinsa Bissada (Nakhla) Yassa.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering with distinction, Cairo University, 1951. Master of Science in Surveying, Cairo University, 1964. Diploma statistics, Cairo University, 1966.

Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1973.

Career

From topographic engineer to photogrammetric engineer to head photogrammetric section, Survey of Egypt, 1951-1967;senior lecturer, International Institute Aerial Survey, 1967-1969;teaching assistant, Cornell Univercity, 1969-1972;systems analyst, director mapping, Robinson Aerial Surveys Company, Newton, New Jersey, 1973-1979;technical analyst, Warner Computer Systems Company, Teaneck, New Jersey, 1979-1980;senior analyst operations, Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, since 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author papers in field.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society Photogrammetry, Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Laila Naguib Nosseir, September 6, 1959. Children: Elham, Medhat, Magdi, Laura.

father:
Fahmy Yassa

mother:
Brinsa Bissada (Nakhla) Yassa

spouse:
Laila Naguib Nosseir

children:
Elham Yassa

Medhat Yassa

Magdi Yassa

Laura Yassa