Mostafa Gouda  

Professor Mostafa Gouda


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  • Room: 208
  • Education History:

    Prof. Gouda received his PhD from department of Materials Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University in 1981. He received his M.Sc from Department of Metallurgy, University of Connecticut in 1977 and his B.Sc in Metallurgical Engineering, Cairo University in 1968. Prof. Gouda joined BUE in 2005 as a Professor of materials science and engineering. He became the Dean of Engineering at BUE in May 2006. The Vice President for Research & Community Services in September 2011, the Acting President in March 2013 and BUE President from July 2013 until July 2014. Prior to that, he was Professor of materials science and engineering, and the Chairman of mechanical engineering, mechatronics, and automotive engineering department, Higher Technological Institute, 10th of Ramadan city, EGYPT. He also served as Associate Dean of the October sixth branch of the institute for the academic year 2003- 2004.

  • Bio:

    Prof. Gouda is an active member in the national organizations and committees which advocate the progress of advanced materials in Egypt .He is a member of the committee of promoting research professors and associate research professors in Mubarak City for Scientific Research and Technology applications. He is also a member in the National Committee of New Materials in the Egyptian Academy of Science and Technology. Prof. Gouda edited a book about the rare early works of Naguib Mahfous, the Egyptian Nobel prize winner in literature. Reuters published a report in Arabic about that book on March 8-2007.

  • Fields of Interest:

    Prof. Gouda's research interests are in metal matrix composites, mechanical properties, inter facial and inter phasial phenomena of metal matrix composites. He is also interested in advanced steels and environmental studies. Prof. Gouda has been involved in teaching various courses in materials science and engineering, stress analysis, and engineering thermodynamics over more than twenty years. He has published more than forty technical papers and presented over eighty seminars papers and organized more than 60 workshops in composite materials throughout EGYPT and he is the co-author of a textbook in Production Technology.

  • Projects Supervised:

    Prof. Gouda has been selected more than twenty times to be an external examiner for both doctorate and master examinations.



1. A new technique for measuring toughness, the fifth international conference on petroleum, mining and metallurgical engineering, 1997, Suez Canal University, Suez, Egypt.
2. Structure-Property relationships in advanced materials, the sixth one day seminar on: crystallography and recent development in science and technology, Dec. 26, 1996, organized by faculty of science- Helwan University and National committee of crystallography.
3. Wear behavior of Brass-Steel Chips composite, Fourth International Conference on Frontiers of polymers and advanced materials, Jan. 4-9, 1997, Cairo - Egypt. To be published by Plenum Press, New York, 1997.
4. The first man-made composite material, Fourth International Conference on Frontiers of polymers and advanced materials, Jan. 4¬9, 1997, Cairo, Egypt. To be published by Plenum Press, New York, 1997.
5. Palm Stalks Cement Composite (PSC), Premier College Franco-Libanais sur les Sciences des Madeira, 9-12 October, 1996, Beyrouth, Lebanon.
6. A technique for residual stress determination for as received Al and Al2O3 composite, Key Engineering Materials vol. 79-80 (1993) pp. 377-384, Trans Tech publications, Switzerland.
7. Fiber role in fatigue failure of borne aluminum composite, Key Engineering Materials vol. 79-80 (1993) pp. 305-314, Trans Tech publications, Switzerland.
8. An advanced Quranic Metal-Matrix composite Material (QMMC) vol. (8) Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Design and Production Engineering third international conference, 1993, pp. 517-524.
9. A model for sintering in thermally exposed Metal Matrix composites vol. (8) Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Design and Production Engineering third international conference, 1993, pp. 525-535.
10. Sintering in FP - Al2O3/Al, FP -Al2O3/ CPM, FP -Al2O3 /ZE41AMg, Sic/6061 Al Metal Matrix composites, eight international conf. for Mechanical Power Engineering Alex., Egypt, 1993.
11. Thermal expansion of FP - AhO2 / AI fiber composite, eighth international conf. for Mechanical power Engineering Alex., Egypt, 1993.
12. Mechanics of Fatigue in Boron-Aluminum composites, ASTM. STP 723, American Society for testing and Materials, 1981, PP. 101-115.
13. Interfacial Reactions and their roles in sintering processes for some of MMC. First international Spring School & Symposium on advance in Materials. Science (SAM 94) Cairo Egypt, 1994.
14. A new technique for measuring harden ability, 7th international conference on Applied Mechanics and Mechanical Engineering, Military technical college , Cairo Egypt 1998.
15. Interphase and Interface in Some Metal Matrix composites, the XVIII conference on solid state science, Jan 22-26, 1995 Suez.
16. Developments of materials science and engineering in USA, Workshop on materials science and engineering education in Egypt: The current status and development of advance materials, organized by the national committee, of advance materials, Dec. 25. 1996.
17. Metal Matrix composites, 7th international conference on space and aeronautic engineering, Military technical college, 1998.
18. Competition between different types of composite materials, 8th international conference on space and aeronautic engineering, military technical college, Cairo_ ' Egypt, 1999.
19. Interfacial characteristics of continuous FP- Alumina Reinforced Magnesium - Based composite, Proceedings of the 9th int. AMME conference, May 2000.
20. Interphase in FP-Alumina Reinforced commercially produced Magnesium, Proceedings of the 9th into AMME, May 2000.
21. Sol-Gel prepared B2O3-SiO2 glass films for protection of Copper substrate, the 4th Syrian -Egyptian Conference of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, Horns - Syria; Oct. 2001.
22. Mechanical properties of Metal Matrix Composites- a review, International Conference on Material Science and Technology, Beni Swef, Egypt, April 2001.
23. The first man-made composite materials, journal of environmental research, vol.3, pp 277-286, 2001
24. روشتة لتحقيق الأمن البيئي في ستة شهور, مجلة دراسات بيئية و العدد الرابع, 2004
25. The importance of scientific research in materials, in the Arab world, the second symposium on scientific research outlook in the Arab world, 24th – 27 March, Sharjah - UAE, 2002.
26. Sintering in copper matrix composites, the third symposium on scientific research and technical development outlook in the Arab world, 11-14 April, 2004.
27. Aging characteristics of cu-sn / sintered von are composites, proceeding of the eight intentional conferences on petroleum, mining and metallurgical engineering, I.C.M.M.E, march 2005.
28. الماء الفائق النقاء, مجلة دراسات بيئية. العدد السادس, 2005
29. أهمية البحث العلمي في علوم و هندسة المواد في مصر.
Journal of environmental research, vol. 6, pp.117-123, 2005.
30. A study of bronze – micro alloyed steel composite, ICCE- 12, Aug. 1-6, 2005 Tenerife Spain.
31. Gouda, M., Mazaid, A., "corrosion resistance of copper weathering HSLA steel", the 24th annual conference in corrosion problems in industry, Hurghada, Egypt, Dec. 2005.
32. Gouda, M., "precipitation processes in maraging steels", Mansoura University International Conference, Sharm El Sheikh, March 2006.
33. Mazaid, A., Gouda, M., "effect of vanadium on properties of dual phase HSLA steel, AEIC, Dec. 2006.
34. Gouda, M., "Dangers of asbestos in Egypt", journal of environmental affairs, vol. 7, 2006. (in Arabic)
35. Mazaid, A., Gouda, M., "Niobium and vanadium roles in HSLA'', fifth Egyptian – Syrian conference, Oct. 2007.
36. Gouda, m., El Nadi, M. H., Wahb, I. S., El Yazal, M. S. "Cathodic Protection For Pipelines" Civil Engineering Research Magazine, V. 30, No. 3, 2008, PP.111o-1122.
37. M. GOUDA, A. A. Hussein, E. ELBANA, M. RAMADAN," The effect of heat treatment on the wear behavior of Copper Aluminum alloys / stainless steel fiber Composites", MS&T2009 pp 1836-1847.
38. Vadim V. Silberschmidta, Sameh M. A. Mahdyb, Moustafa A. Gouda, Ahmed Naseer, Agostino Maurotto, Anish Roya "Surface-roughness improvement in ultrasonically assisted turning" (
39. S. M. A. Mahdy, M. A. Gouda, and V. V. Silberschmidt "Study of ultrasonically assisted turning of stainless steel and brass alloys"
40. Surface-roughness improvement in ultrasonically assisted turning Sameh M. A. Mahdy , Moustafa A. Gouda , Ahmed Nasser , Agostino Maurotto , Anish Roy SciVerse ScienceDirect Procedia CIRP 00 (2014) 000-000.
41. Mona A. Younis, Mohamed S. Abbas, Mostafa Gouda, "Effect of electrode material on electrical discharge machining of tool steel surface", Ain Shams University Journal, Volume 6, issue 3, September 2015, P.P 977 – 986.


1. Production technology A, El- Walid press, Cairo, Egypt. 2000.
2. Practical production technology A, El - Walid press Cairo, Egypt, 2000.
3. Production technology B. El- Walid press, Cairo, Egypt. 2000.
4. Production workshop B. El- Walid press, Cairo, Egypt. 2000.
5. Introduction to advanced Materials - to be published.
6. الكتابات الأولى النادرة لنجيب محفوظ – دار الشروق – طبعة الكترونية (, 2007.
7. الحكمة في كتابات نجيب محفوظ – دار الكتاب الحديث , 2013
8. تحليل الخطاب في المجتمع المدني – تفسير الفوضى وقانون ميرفي– دار الكتاب الحديث (Murphy's Law), 2013 .
9. Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Quran – to be published in 2014 – دار الكتاب الحديث .
10. "مفهوم يا فندم" – المكتب العربي للمعارف 2015