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Prof. Yosry Ahmed Azzam

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Full Name: Yosry Ahmed Azzam

Scientific Names: Yosry A. Azzam; Y. A. Azzam; Azzam, Yosry A.


Address: National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics – NRIAG
                    Astronomy Department – Stellar Astronomy Lab
                   11421 – Helwan – Cairo – Egypt

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My Bio

My Bio

Dr. Yosry Azzam received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from Menoufia University, Shibin Al Kawm, Egypt, in 1988. He got his M.Sc. in 1998 from Cairo University and his Ph.D. in 2005 from Cairo university and Tohoku University, Japan through a channel system. He is currently a professor at the National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics.

Dr. Azzam is an experienced professor with a demonstrated history of working in the education management industry. Skilled in Faculty Development, E-Learning, Learning Theory, Data Analysis, Lecturing, and Instructional Design. Strong education professional with a Ph.D. of Engineering focused in Mechatronics, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and Automation Engineering from Kosuge Lab, Departemt of Bioengineering and Robotics,Faculty of Engineering, Tohoku University & Cairo University.
Dr Azzam is applying the highest standards in research, Teaching & learning and developing curriculum.
He also contributes to the science and engineering field voluntarily being a consultant, mentor, reviewer and member of many professional and international association and journals.

Dr Azzam has excellent knowledge in Information Technology, Computer Science, Programming Languages, Database Management, Computer Logic & Architecture and Networks. Several years of experience as a head of çomputer science department and member of the college board where he acquired excellent communication abilities. In addition, he has very good experience in the creation and deployment of solutions for interactive classrooms and students’ assessment.

Dr Azzam is working in the field of Astronomical & Space Science Engineering, where he has detailed information and several years of experience related to Astronomical Telescopes, CCD Cameras, Coating & Vacuum instruments, Astronomical Image Processing & Data Analysis SW Applications, and Space Robots.

Dr. Azzam authored/co-authored over 21 International Journal articles, Conference Proceedings. He has several publications in reputed and high impact journals published by IEEE, Elsevier, Springer, and others. Dr. Azzam has been reviewing papers for many International Journals and has joined many of research projects.

My Research Interests

My Research Interests

My research interests include artificial intelligence, astronomical telescopes control, machine learning, pattern matching, image processing, renewable energy, and thin film deposition leading to publications in the top journals in these fields.

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  1. 1.      Azzam, Y.A., Elnagahy, F.I.Y., Ali, G.B. et al., “Kottamia Faint Imaging Spectro-Polarimeter (KFISP): opto-mechanical design, software control and performance analysis”, Exp. Astron. (2021).
    2.      Emad A.-B. Abdel-Salam, Mohamed I. Nouh, Yosry A. Azzam, and M. S. Jazmati, “Conformable Fractional Models of the Stellar Helium Burning via Artificial Neural Networks”, Advances in Astronomy, Volume 2021;
    3.      Yosry. A. Azzam, Emad A. -B. Abdel-Salam and Mohamed. I. Nouh, “Artificial Neural Network Modeling of the Conformable Fractional Isothermal Gas Sphere”, Revista Mexicana de Astronomya y Astrofsica, 57, 189-198 (2021);
    4.   Yosry. A. Azzam, Mohamed. I. Nouh, AA Shaker, “Prediction of the Atmospheric Fundamental Parameters from Stellar Spectra Using Artificial Neural Network”, NRIAG Journal of Astronomy and Geophysics (TJAG), Vol 10, 2021, Issue 1.
    5.   Yosry A. Azzam, Gamal B. Ali, F. I. Y. Elnagahy, et. al, “(KFISP) Kottamia faint imaging spectro-polarimeter: opto-mechanical design and performance analysis”, Proc. SPIE 11447, Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VIII, 114479U (13 December 2020);
    6.   Yosry A. Azzam, F. I. Y. Elnagahy, I. Zead, Brian Brondel, and Peter Mack “(KFISP) Kottamia Faint Imaging Spectro-Polarimeter: software, motion control, performance and results”, Proc. SPIE 11447, Ground-based and Airborne Instrumentation for Astronomy VIII, 114479W (13 December 2020);
    7.      Mohamed. I. Nouh, Yosry. A. Azzam, and Emad A.-B. Abdel-Salam, “Modeling Fractional Polytropic Gas Spheres Using Artificial Neural Network”, Journal of Neural Computing and Applications, Aug. 2020.
    8.      Yosry A. Azzam and I. M. Selim, “Prediction of Wind Speed and Power at Kottamia Astronomical Observatory based on Adaptive Neuro-Fuzzy Inference System (ANFIS)”, 2019 IEEE Conference on Power Electronics and Renewable Energy (CPERE)., Aswan, Egypt, 23-26 Oct. 2019;
    9.   Y.A. Azzam and N. Ibrahim, A Feasibility Study of the Use of Solar PV Energy in Saudi Arabia: A Case Study Assessment in a Factory in Zulfi City, ASME Journal of Solar engineering, Vol. 140, Issue 5, August 2018.
    10.  MS GAAFAR, YA AZZAM, “Acoustic relaxation of some lead niobium tellurite glasses”, Bull. Mater. Sci., Vol. 38, No. 1, February 2015, pp. 119–128.
    11.  Y. A. Azzam, Afaf M. Abd El Hameed, Fatma S. El-Tokhy, Mohamed Ismail, M. El_harony, and S.M. Sharaf, “Investigation and Treatment of the Aluminizing Process for Mirrors of Astronomical Telescopes and Optical Instruments of Space Vehicles ”, Journal of applied Thermal Engineering, Volume 75, 22 January 2015, Pages 856–866.
    12.  R. El-Mallawany, M. S. Gaafar, and Y. A. Azzam “Prediction of Ultrasonic Parameters at low Temperatures for Tellurite Glasses using ANN.” Chalcogenide Letters, Vol. 11, No. 5, May 2014, p. 227 – 232.
    13.  A. Essam, A. Naklawy, A. A. Haroon, M. A. Hamdy, G. B. Ali, H. A. Ismail, I. M. Selim, Y. A. Azzam, and F. I. Elnagahy, ” New CCD photometric observations of W-UMA eclipsing binary NSV 5904 using the 1.88-m Kottamia telescope, Egypt “, NRIAG Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Special Issue (2010) Binary_NSV_5904_Using_the_1.88-m_Kottamia_Telescope_Egypt
    14.  Hamdy K. Elminir¨, Hala S. Own, Yosry A. Azzam and A.M. Riad, “Testing the applicability of artificial intelligence techniques to the subject of erythemal ultraviolet solar radiation Part two: an intelligent system based on multi classifier technique”, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, 90 (2008) 198–206.
    15.  A.M. Riad, Hamdy K. Elminir, Hala S. Own and Yosry A. Azzam, “Testing the applicability of artificial intelligence techniques to the subject of erythemal ultraviolet solar radiation Part one: The applicability of a fuzzy rule based approach”, Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, 90 (2008) 95-10.
    16.  A. A. Haroon, I. Selim, F. I. Elnagahy, Y. A. Azzam and S. Laban, “Kottamia 14 Inch Celestron”, Journal of the Astronomical Society of Egypt 14/I 59-75, 2007.
    17.  Y. A. Azzam, G.B. Ali, F. Elnagahy, H. A. Ismail, A.  Haroon and I. Selim, “Current and Future Capabilities of the 74-inch Telescope of Kottamia Astronomical Observatory in Egypt”, UN/ESA/NASA Workshop on Basic Space Science and the International Heliophysical Year 2007, hosted by the National Astronomical observatory of Japan on behalf of the Government of Japan, Tokyo, 18-22 June 2007.
    18.  El-Basuny Alawy, A. A. Haroon, M.A.Mohanna, F. I. Y. Elnagahy, , Y. A. Azzam, and A. Essam El-sayed, “The Alawy Stellar CCD Photometry (ASCCDP) Method, (II) Numerical Tests and Further Development” “, IEEE fifth International Conference on Informatics and Systems, INFOS 2007, March 24-26,  2007, Cairo Egypt.
    19.  Farag Elnagahy, Aly Haroon, Yosry Azzam, Ahmed Alawy, Hamdy Elminir, and Boris Simák, “Embedded coding of Astronomical Images”, IEEE fifth International Conference on Informatics and Systems, INFOS 2007, March 24-26,  2007, Cairo Egypt.
    20.  Hamdy K. Elminir, Y. A. Azzam and Farag I. Younis, ” Prediction Of Hourly And Daily Diffuse Fraction Using Neural Network, As Compared To Linear Regression Models”, Journal of Energy 32 (2007) 1513–1523.
    21.  F. I. Y. Elnagahy, A. A. Haroon, Y. A. Azzam, A. El-Bassuny Alawy,H. K. Elminir, B. Šimلk, “Embedded Coding of Astronomical Images”, In ACTA POLYTECHNICA: Journal of Advanced Engineering, vol. 46, No. 6, 2006, 25-31.
    22.   Y. A. Azzam, F.I Younes Elnagahy, A. A. Haroon and A.E. Alawy, “Photon Counting System Computer Control and Reduction Software” NRIAG Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Special Issue, PP. 271-300 ( 2006). SYSTEM COMPUTER.pdf
    23.  Y.A. Azzam, Z. Wang, Y. Hirata, K. Kosuge, A.A. Elkousy, A. Bahgat, and M. AboElela, “Automatic Fine Alignment and Pointing of Movable Telescopes using Point and Template Matching, ” Proceedings of the 2005 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Biomimetics June 29 – July 3, 2005, Hong Kong and Macau.
    24.  Y. A. Azzam, K. Kosuge, Z. Wang, A. A. Alawy, Y. Hirata, “Telescope Automatic Alignment and Pointing using Pattern Matching”, Proc. Of the 4th International Conference on Advanced Mechatronics ICAM04, Oct. 3-5. 2004, Asahikawa, Japan.
    25. Alawy, A. E., Elnagahy, F. I. Y., Haroon, A. A., Azzam, Y. A., and Simák, A., “Stellar image interpretation system using artificial neural networks: II-Bi-polar function case,” In ACTA POLYTECHNICA: Journal of Advanced Engineering, vol. 44, No. 1, 2004, 24-30, ISSN 1210-2709.


Group Team

  • Prof. M. I Nouh
  • Dr. Farag I. Yonis
  • Dr. Ibrahim Zead
  • Dr. Ali Takey
  • Dr. Yaser Hendy
  • Dr. Ashraf Shaker
  • Prof. Ahmed Essam
  • Prof. Hamed Abdelhamid

  • Two years research student mission to Tohoku university, Japan  (2002- 2004).
  • Two scientific missions to both of Cambridge university (2006) and Bradford university (2007), England.

IEEE Conference on Power Electronics and Renewable Energy (CPERE).

Aswan, Egypt

Oct. 23-26, 2019

Academic Advising in Higher Education for Gulf States: Reality and Hope

King Abdualaziz University

Nov. 1-3, 2015

Majmaah first International Conference: “Scientific disciplines in emerging universities, challenges and Solutions ”

Majmaah University, KSA

Nov. 18-19,  2012

IEEE fifth International Conference on Informatics and Systems, (INFOS 2007)

Cairo Egypt

March 24-26,  2007

IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO2005)

Hong Kong and Macau

June 29 – July 3, 2005

4th  International Conference on Advanced Mechatronics (ICAM04)

Asahikawa, Japan

Oct. 3-5, 2004

IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS2004)

Sendai, Japan

Sep.28-Oct. 2, 2004

  • M.Sc. Supervisor of Eng. M. Ismail at college of Engineering, Helwan university (2008-2015)
  • Ph. D. supervisor of Eng. M. Abdelkarim. College of Engineering, Shbra, Zaqaziq university.
  • Supervisor of many of students’ graduation projects; Some of which are: “Smart home, Encyclopedia Evaluation, Roommate, Shopping Management system, Arabic Book Club, Learning Basic Mathematical Operations and Parent’s Notification, Car Parking Booking System(CPBS), Survey system, Car Parts Management System, Electronic Forms , and many others.”

  • Member of International Astronomical Union (IAU)
  • Member of International Solar Energy Society (ISES)
  • Member of Egyptian Engineering Syndicate