Yasser Hamada | Nuclear Reactor Theory | Excellence in Research

Assoc Prof Dr. Yasser Hamada | Nuclear Reactor Theory | Excellence in Research

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸซProfile Summary

Yasser Mohamed Hamada is an Assistant Professor of Applied Mathematics at Tanta University’s Faculty of Science. Born on August 30, 1973, in Egypt, he holds a Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics and specializes in Quantum Mechanics and the Theory of Nuclear Reactors. With an h-index of 10, he has authored numerous publications in prestigious journals, focusing on computational methods for neutron diffusion systems. Currently affiliated with Suez Canal University, Hamada is recognized for his expertise in numerical methods and stability analysis for reactor kinetics equations. He is also an experienced educator with over a decade of service at Suez Canal University and previous experience in Bahrain. Additionally, Hamada is an accomplished author of scientific books and an active YouTube channel creator.

 

๐ŸŒ Professional Profiles

 

 

๐ŸŽ“ Academic Journey

B.Sc in Major Mathematics (1995), M.Sc in Applied Mathematics (2003), PhD in Applied Mathematics (2009)

๐Ÿ† Highest Attainment

  • Assistant Prof. in Applied Mathematics since 2018

๐Ÿ” Specific Specialization

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Quantum Mechanics โ€“ Theory of Nuclear Reactors

 

 

Tadesse Gemeda Wakjira | Airport | Young Scientist Award

ย Dr. Tadesse Gemeda Wakjira | Airport | Young Scientist Award

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸซProfile Summary

 

Dr. Tadesse Wakjira is a passionate civil engineer and accomplished researcher, contributing significantly to the fields of structural engineering and materials science. His academic journey reflects a commitment to excellence, earning him prestigious awards and accolades.

๐ŸŒ Professional Profiles

 

 

๐ŸŽ“ Education

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, The University of British Columbia, Okanagan (2021โ€“2024), Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Qatar University (2019โ€“2022), Emir Gold Medal Awardee, Best Dissertation Award, M.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Qatar University (2016โ€“2018), B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Adama Science and Technology University, Ethiopia (2008โ€“2013), Graduated with Very Great Distinction

๐Ÿข Academic and Industrial Experience

Postdoctoral Researcher, Idaho State University, USA (2024โ€“Present), Graduate Research Assistant, The University of British Columbia, Okanagan (2022โ€“2023), Graduate Assistant, College of Engineering Success Oasis Center, Qatar University (2019โ€“2022), Research Mentor, UREP24-045-2-013 Project, Qatar University (2019โ€“2020), Research Assistant, Qatar University (2018โ€“2019), Site Civil Engineer, Samsung C&T Engineering and Construction Group, Qatar (2013โ€“2016)

๐Ÿ† Awards and Honors

Outstanding Editor Award 2023 (Journal of Built Environment, Frontiers), Emir Gold Medal for Academic and Research Excellence (2022), First Place Graduate Research Award in Science and Engineering, Qatar University (2022), Dissertation Award, Qatar University (2022), Outstanding Reviewer (IOP Trusted Reviewer 2023), Various publication awards, certificates of achievement, and academic excellence awards

๐Ÿ“š Scientific Committee Membership

  • ACI 341-0C Earthquake Resistant Bridges-Retrofit, Voting Committee Member

๐Ÿ”ฌ Scientific Activities and Services

Editorial roles in journals by Springer, Frontiers, MDPI, Hindawi, and more, Topic Advisory Panel Member for MDPI journals, Guest Editor for special issues in reputable journals, Organization of special sessions in international conferences, Membership in the scientific committees of international conferences, Extensive reviewer for renowned scientific journals and conference proceedings

Professional and Scientific Membership ๐Ÿค๐Ÿ”

Dr. Tadesse Wakjira actively contributes to professional organizations and societies, enhancing his network and staying at the forefront of industry advancements. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Associate Member, Envision Canada, Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure Structural Engineers Association of British Columbia (SEABC) Canadian Society of Civil Engineering (CSCE)

Selected Presentations ๐ŸŽ™๏ธ๐Ÿ“Š

2023 Fall ACI Concrete Convention, Boston, MA, USA (October 2023): Title 1: Modeling of Peak and Ultimate Stress-Strain States in Confined Ultra-High-Performance Concrete (UHPC) Using Novel Hybrid Machine Learning Approach with Conditional Tabular Generative Adversarial Network Title 2: Development of Eco-Friendly and Cost-Effective Ultra-High-Performance Concrete (UHPC): Leveraging Metaheuristic Optimization Algorithms and Machine Learning in Multi-Objective Design Graduate Studies Speech, Doha, Qatar (March 2022): Nominated speaker about graduate studies at Qatar University, recognized by the Office of the Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies. 2021 Fall ACI Virtual Concrete Convention (October 2021): Speaker during the session on Seismic Repair/Retrofit/Strengthening of Bridges at the Element or System Level, Part 1 of 2. Graduate Assistantship Experience Speech, Doha, Qatar (February 2021): Nominated speaker about experience in the Graduate Assistantship position and research, recognized by the Office of the Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, Qatar University. International Conference on Civil Infrastructure and Construction (CIC 2020): Presented at the conference.

Professional Development and Achievements Beyond Academia ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ†

Springer Nature Journal Editors Code of Conduct: Certified Editor-in-Chief by Springer Nature. Fundamentals of Peer Review: Certified by Springer Nature. Inclusion and Diversity for Researchers: Certified by Elsevier Researcher Academy. An Introduction to Peer Review: Certified by Clarivate Web of Science Academy. Research Collaborations: Certified by Elsevier Researcher Academy. Certified Peer Reviewer Course: Certified by Elsevier Researcher Academy. Capacity Building for Researchers: Certified for professional development program by British Council in partnership with Qatar University. Vulnerable Road User Safety Trainee: Certified for completing International Road Federation (IRF) training on vulnerable road user safety. Graduate of Servant Leadership Development Program: Completed five years of leadership courses certified by Compassion International Ethiopia. History Makers Leadership Trainee: Certified for completing History Makers Leadership Training by International Leadership Institute. For-Profit Software Trainer and Tutor: Worked as a software trainer and tutor. Trainee on Concepts of Corruption, Ethics, and Criminal Law: Completed training conducted by the Ethiopian Federal Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission.

Volunteer Services and Community Involvement ๐Ÿคฒ๐ŸŒ

Dr. Wakjira dedicates time to various volunteer activities, demonstrating a commitment to community well-being. Red Crescent Volunteer (July 2019): Volunteered in marina seabed cleaning organized by Qatar Red Crescent. Volunteer Peer Educator of HIV/AIDS Prevention (March 2013 to July 2013): Actively taught the community about HIV/AIDS in rural areas. Public Outreach Volunteer (2008 to 2013): Involved in societyโ€™s public outreach organized by Compassion International Leadership Development Program. Volunteer Organizer (February 5โ€“20, 2011): Contributed to organizing the 4th Ethiopian Government Higher Education Institutionsโ€™ Sports Festival. Volunteered in Societyโ€™s Public Outreach (September 2008 to June 2013): Active involvement in public outreach organized by Compassion International Leadership Development Program.

Professional Skills and Expertise ๐Ÿ–ฅ๏ธ๐Ÿ”ง

Machine Learning Libraries: Keras, Scikit-learn, TensorFlow. Industrial Software Skills: AutoCAD, SAP2000, ETABS, SeismoStruct, Minitab, Design Expert. Programming: Python, MATLAB, OpenSees.

 

Fuqiang Huang | Energy| Best Researcher Award

ย Prof. Fuqiang Huang | Energy | Best Researcher Award

 

๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸซProfessional Summaryย ๐ŸŒŸ

Chair Professor Dr. Fuqiang Huang, a leading figure in inorganic solid-state chemistry and new energy materials at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. ๐Ÿ“š With 600+ impactful publications, including in prestigious journals like Science and Nat. Mater., and an impressive H-factor of 92. ย Recognized with multiple awards, such as the National Natural Science Award (2017) and Shanghai Natural Science Award (2016, 2019). ย Renowned for groundbreaking research, his work on “double high” energy storage materials has far-reaching applications in water purification, photovoltaic energy, and energy storage. ย A key player in shaping China’s scientific landscape, contributing to major projects and holding influential positions. #MaterialsScience #EnergyInnovation ๐Ÿš€

๐ŸŒ Professional Profiles

๐ŸŽ“ Academic Leadership

Head of the Innovation Team in key fields of the Ministry of Science and Technology. Chief Scientist of key projects of the Science and Technology Commission. Chief Scientist of the National Key R&D Program.

๐Ÿ“š Research Output

Published 600+ high-impact papers in renowned journals such as Science, Nat. Mater., Nat. Phys., J. Am. Chem. Soc., etc. H-index of 92 and over 35,000 citations. Multiple appearances as a highly cited scientist globally.

๐Ÿ† Honors and Awards

Second prize of National Natural Science Award (2017). First prize of Shanghai Natural Science Award (2016, 2019). Recognition as a leading figure in national and international scientific and technological innovation programs.

๐Ÿ”ฌ Research Focus

  • Inorganic solid-state chemistry.
  • Energy material and device research.

๐ŸŒ Global Recognition

Selected into the National Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars. Recognized as a leading talent in scientific and technological innovation in the “Ten Thousand Talents Program.” Part of the National One Million Talents Project.

๐Ÿ’ก Key Contributions

Proposed theoretical models like “double structure-functional regions” and “packing factor” for solid-state chemical design. Developed new compound systems used in photocatalysis, optoelectronics, energy storage, and superconductors. Pioneering discovery of “double high” few layered carbon electrode, acknowledged by Nobel Prize winner Prof. Goodenough. Application of new materials in water purification, photovoltaic energy, and “double high” energy storage.

๐ŸŒŸ Industrial Impact

Black TiO2 material used for water purification in multiple regions. Low-cost non-vacuum method for manufacturing high-efficiency solar cells. “Double high” energy storage devices with exceptional energy and power density, surpassing international benchmarks.

๐Ÿ… Competition Recognition

Achievements listed in the “important scientific research progress” of the Science and Technology Commission in 2020. Included in the “Innovation China” pilot technology list of the China Association for Science and Technology in 2020. Among the top four in the national civil-military high power device comparison and test competition.

๐Ÿ“šTop Noted Publication

Nitrogen-doped mesoporous carbon of extraordinary capacitance for electrochemical energy storage Paper Published in 2015 Cited by 1920

Black titanium dioxide (TiO 2) nanomaterials Paper Published in 2015 Cited by 1274

Study of the electronic structure and photocatalytic activity of the BiOCl photocatalyst Paper Published in 2006 Cited by 1190

Hโ€doped black titania with very high solar absorption and excellent photocatalysis enhanced by localized surface plasmon resonance Paper Published in 2016 Cited by 693

Visible-light photocatalytic, solar thermal and photoelectrochemical properties of aluminium-reduced black titania Paper Published in 2013 Cited by 677

Improvedโ€performance dyeโ€sensitized solar cells using Nbโ€doped TiO2 electrodes: efficient electron injection and transfe Paper Published in 2010 Cited by 592

Core-shell nanostructured โ€œblackโ€ rutile titania as excellent catalyst for hydrogen production enhanced by sulfur doping Paper Published in 2013 Cited by 451

Black TiO2 nanotube arrays for high-efficiency photoelectrochemical water-splitting Paper Published in 2014 Cited by 393

Effective nonmetal incorporation in black titania with enhanced solar energy utilization Paper Published in 2014 Cited by 393

Origin of strong excitation wavelength dependent fluorescence of graphene oxide Paper Published in 2014 Cited by 388

Photocatalytic activities of heterojunction semiconductors Bi2O3/BaTiO3: a strategy for the design of efficient combined photocatalysts Paper Published in 2007 Cited by 387

A wide-band-gap p-type thermoelectric material based on quaternary chalcogenides of Cu2ZnSnQ4 (Q= S, Se) Paper Published in 2009 Cited by 361