Hesham Safwat  

Dr. Hesham Safwat



  • Email: hesham.safwat@bue.edu.eg
  • Building: A
  • Employee type: Full-time
  • Extension Number: 1498
  • Room: 207
  • Education History:

    Dr. Hesham graduated with B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering in 1994 from Higher Technological institute -10th of Ramadan university . Dr. Hesham obtained his master of science 2009 From Cairo university in District cooling systems & then obtained the Ph.D. in Geothermal energy from Cairo University 2014 ,He was an instructor for Miraco-Carrier company - Adel Barakat training Centre from 2005-2014 , Dr Hesham has obtained certificates in HVAC design and energy modeling courses from Syracuse-NY Training Carrier USA (2005-20010)., and Certificate of Attendance for High performance buildings from ASHRAE educational institute Chicago,Il 2012, and STDF program instructor for industry 2013

  • Bio:

    Dr Hesham joined the BUE in 2014 as Lecturer in Department of Mechanical Engineering . Dr Hesham major Experience in the industry and applied engineering science for over 20 years in Miraco-Carrier industry school and mainly a consultant for HVAC Central projects , the scope of his education and research for applying Green building and LEED in middle east Commercial projects area .

  • Fields of Interest:
    • HVAC Design and Energy Modelling
      LEED and Net zero Energy Building
      Geothermal and Solar Water Heating Energy
  • Projects Supervised:
    • Solar water Cooler for Desert Area
    • Energy Saving Evaporative Unit for Residential Split Systems
    • Bolier Excess Steam for Jackquards Cooling 
    • Design and Manufacture Egyptian Assembled  AC Unit (BTU/HR9000)
  • Modules: Refrigeration and Airconditioning ,Energy Conversion ,Thermodynamics 
    Heat Transfer Equipment
  • Research projects:
    • Air-conditioning Compressor Enhancement
    • Inverter Control Adaptation to Air-conditioning Compressor
    • Solar Air-conditioning for a Library Building
  • Responsibilities:
    • Library representative for the mechanical department
    • Industrial training member in  the mechanical department committee


“Manufacturing a Solar Heat Driven Adsorption Refrigeration System for Air Conditioning Third International Undergraduate Research Conference Military Technical College”, Cairo, Egypt , July 30 – August 2 ,2018.

“Energy Comparison of Air conditioning Split System vs. Solar Absorption Systems with Optimization for a Prototype Educational Building” ASHRAE 3rd International Conference on Efficient Buildings, American University of Beirut , 2018.

“District Proposed District Cooling Plant For The British University In Egypt Campus” , Springer, Sustainability Conference ,Egypt 2016.

“Geothermal Heat Sink Energy Scenarios of A District Cooling Case Study With Ground Water Source Heat Pump”, 6th International Conference on Energy Research & Development (ICERD – 6), Kuwait 2016.

“Energy Analysis of A District Cooling Plant With A Proposed Energy Saving Using Open Loop Open Geothermal Substitution ” at ASHRAE Annual Conference 2013 .

“District Cooling Systems Energy & Economic Analysis” at the UNEP / ASHRAE RAL CRC “Road to Climate Friendly Chillers” Conference , Cairo, Egypt 2010.

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