2) He lives in a rented flat in Cairo but originally from Sharqya.
3) He received a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in engineering from Cairo University in 1975 and 1978, respectively.
4) He received his Ph.D. in engineering from the University of Southern California in 1982.
5) He was an Assistant Professor at California State University, Northridge from 1982 to 1985.
6) In 1985, he returned to Egypt to teach at Zagazig University
7) served as a Member of Parliament from 2000 to 2005
8) He has 5 children