Who Is She

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Personal information

Professor, Engineer
Sohair Fakhry

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Giza
Egypt

Languages

Arabic
English
French
German

Contact information / Work

National Institute of Standards
Tersa St., El Haram
Giza

Education

PhD, Electrical Measurements, Ilmenau University of Technology , 1974
BA, Engineering, Ain Shams University, 1967

Competences

Electrical Measurements
Electrical and Electronic Metrology
High voltage measurements

Work history

Jobs: 
Professor, the National Institute of Standards (NIS) 1991-Present.
Head, of Electrical and Electronic Metrology Division,1997 -2002
Head of academic committees for scientific promotion of academic staff and of board of research finance, National Institue of Standards, 2002 - 2005
Vice president, National Institute of Standards, 2002 - 2005
Honorary office and memberships: 
Egyptian representative, in the 4th technical committee of IMEKO
Chairman, of the 19th IMEKO TC3 conference in Cairo, 19th - 24th February 2005.
Chairman, of the 2nd Italian – Egyptian training workshop in Electrical, Force and pressure measurements Cairo, 19th - 24th November 2005
Productions and works: 
Principal investigator, for a joint research project between the University of Ilmenau in Germany and the National Institute of Standards in Egypt.
A MOU, by the National Institute of standards in Egypt with the University of Waterloo in Canada, the PTB in Germany and Institute of Metrology in Warsaw, and the Research institute of Standards and Science (KIRSS) in Korea
Cooperation, between the National Metrology Institute of Germany and the National Institute of Standards in Egypt.

Awards

Distinctions: 
Established the national primary standard laboratory for power and energy measurements.