Kafrelsheikh University

Kafrelsheikh University

- Engineering and Technology Ranking

Egypt Established: 2006 Scholars: 3
Best Scientists Overview

Best scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Engineering and Technology discipline and affiliated with Kafrelsheikh University. There are a total of 3 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Kafrelsheikh University is 95 with a mean value for the h-index of 31.67. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Kafrelsheikh University is 228 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 76.00.


Kafrelsheikh University

Kafrelsheikh University is a public university located in Sakha Road, Kafr Elsheikh, Egypt. It was founded in 2006 and is known for its distinct campus structure with health and recreational facilities that look like popular tourist spots. The university’s most recognized subject offerings are life sciences, engineering, and physical sciences.

Kafrelsheikh University Key Statistics

The university comprises 19 faculties including the Faculty of Science and Technology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, and the Faculty of Engineering.

Kafrelsheikh University's student population is approximately 68,400 (16% of whom are graduate and professional students). There were also around 800 international students. The university offers more than 50 undergraduate, 60 master’s, and 58 doctorate programs. It also employs around 1,600 faculties on its two campuses.

The other Kafrelsheikh University key statistics include its affiliation with the Supreme Council of Universities. It also has a medical complex housing its health-related faculties such as physical therapy, dentistry, nursing, and medicine. The university has a central library offering reference services such as traditional sources and magazines, and technical training for beneficiaries.

Kafrelsheikh University Research

Nationally, the university is recognized as one of the universities with the most international research citations. Its top fields of research are biology, materials science, and chemistry.

Kafrelsheikh University research outputs have been published in prestigious journals like Desalination, Applied Thermal Engineering, and Aquaculture. Its researchers have attended major scholarly conferences such as MEPCON: International Middle East Power Systems Conference, ICCCNT: International Conference on Computing, Communication and Networking Technologies, PowerAfrica: IEEE PES PowerAfrica, ICCES: International Conference on Computer Engineering and Systems, and NRSC: National Radio Science Conference.

The most cited Kafrelsheikh University research publication is Eltawil and Zhao's (2010) "Grid-connected photovoltaic power systems: Technical and potential problems—A review." This was published in the Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews and has so far been cited 1,046 times.

The university’s second most cited publication is Eltawil et al.'s (2009) "A review of renewable energy technologies integrated with desalination systems," which was also featured in the Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews and has received 469 citations.

Moreover, the university’s third most cited publication is Eltawil and Zhao's (2013) "MPPT techniques for photovoltaic applications," which was published in Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, with 394 citations.

Its other most cited publications include El-Kemary et al.’s (2013) “Nickel oxide nanoparticles: Synthesis and spectral studies of interactions with glucose” (Material Science in Semiconductor Processing, 344 citations) and Swaminathan et al.’s (2015) “Stress, vibration and buckling analyses of FGM plates—A state-of-the-art review” (Composite Structures, 284 citations).

The university has three research institutes. These are the Technical Nursing Institute, Institute of Drug Discovery and Development, and the Institute of Technology and Nano-science. The university also has significant contributions in research fields such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus, Camelus, and Coronavirus.

Its most recent publications are Elkhateeb et al.’s (2021) “Fungi against insects and contrariwise as biological control models” that was published in the Egyptian Journal of Biological Pest Control and Hemida et al.’s (2021) “Lack of detection of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) nucleic acids in some Hyalomma dromedarii infesting some Camelu dromedary naturally infected with MERS-CoV” that was featured in the BMC Research Notes.
D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
3813 World 8 National Swellam W. Sharshir

Swellam W. Sharshir

Kafrelsheikh University, Egypt
D-index 34 Citations 3,927 100
5729 World 13 National Z.M. Omara

Z.M. Omara

Kafrelsheikh University, Egypt
D-index 31 Citations 3,468 51
6383 World 15 National Fadl A. Essa

Fadl A. Essa

Kafrelsheikh University, Egypt
D-index 30 Citations 3,011 77

Our research was coordinated by Imed Bouchrika, PhD, a computer scientist with a well-established record of collaboration on a number of international research projects with different partners from the academic community. His role was to make sure all data remained unbiased, accurate, and up-to-date.

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