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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Assistant Lecturer
Department Central Laboratory Unit,
Address
National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries, Alexandria Kayet bay El anfoushy
Alexandria
Regions Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Sea of Marmara
Black Sea
Sea of Azov
Bristol Channel
English Channel
Tel +2 01200878899
Fax +203
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Website http://mohamedghorab.weebly.com/
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree MSc of Pesticide Chemistry and Toxicology, Alexandria University
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Institutional Management
Research Area(s) Chemical Oceanography , Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products , Pollution , Chemical Oceanography , Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products , Pollution
Research Activities Assistant Researcher in Environmental Pollution (Pesticides as Herbicide, Insecticide and Pharmaceutical residues) in Seawater and Sediments and Degradation. Research Projects from 2013 to present : Participated actively in the project entitled: “ Environmental Information and Monitoring program for the Coastal Waters and the Red Sea Regions” Duties : (Extraction and analyses of Organic Pollutants Such as Chlorinated Pesticides and PCBs as well as, analyses of Heavy Metals in Water and Sediment samples). 2013 to present: Participated actively in the project entitled: “Environmental Information and Monitoring program for the Egyptian Lakes” Duties : (Extraction and analyses of Organic Pollutants Such as Chlorinated Pesticides and PCBs as well as, analyses of Heavy Metals in Water and Sediment samples.). 2009– 2010 Project Team Member, project #600, “Production Strawberry Clean in the New Territories Lands in Alexandria and El-Beheira government, Egypt. 2008– 2010 Project Team Member, project #579, “ Evaluation of Insecticides efficacy in Vegetables against Pests of Family Legume in The Centeral of Agricultural Research, The Regional Station in Sabahey, Alexandria, Egypt. 2008– 2009 Project Team Member, project #769, “ Evaluation of New Insecticides efficacy in Vegetables against field crops insects and Pests in The Centeral of Agricultural Research, 2006 -2008 Project Team Member, project #6, "Integrated Pest Management (IPM) of Olive, Fig, Almond and Guava on the northern coast", for the Regional Council of the western Nile delta and northern coast, Research and Extension, Egypt; funded by the French government. 2007–2009 Project Team Members on an extension of project #6 above. 2007-2008 Project Team Member on a further extension of the above project, known as project #12. 2005-2006 Project Team Member helping to direct an extension of the above project, known as project #17/10. 2001- Project Team Member, research project #597 for the Egyptian Government, seeking solutions to problems in agricultural pest control: evaluation of the efficiency of pesticides against scale insects and mealybugs on fruit trees in Alexandria and El-Beheira Districts, Egypt. Volunteering Work: 1 April 2009 - 3 April 2009 Science Festivity 2009; a huge public event that gives science a presence in the community at the BA Planetarium Science Center, Bibliotheca Alexandrina 23 April 2008 - 25 April 2008 Science Festivity 2008; when science becomes yours! at the BA Planetarium Science Center, Bibliotheca Alexandrina. 18 April 2007 - 20 April 2007 Science Festivity 2007; an amazing, new, public and free event at the BA Planetarium Science Center, Bibliotheca Alexandrina. 20 June 2009 World Environment Day WED09 at the BA Planetarium Science Center, Bibliotheca Alexandrina. 12 June 2008 World Environment Day WED08 at the BA Planetarium Science Center, Bibliotheca Alexandrina. During 2009 SEED Corner, The outcome of an ongoing collaboration between the Schlumberger Excellence in Educational Development (SEED) program and the Planetarium Science Center (PSC), SEED corner hosted at the PSC ALEXploratorium. 2005 - 2007 Designing and Presentation Scientific Workshops include some simple scientific experiments which allow the child to identify with the marvels of science, workshop: (Chemistry, Paper Making, Agriculture, Plants and Water) at the Planetarium Science Center (PSC), Bibliotheca Alexandrina. June 2004 Organizer of teamwork Einstein Symposium at Bibliotheca Alexandrina. Sept 2005 Organizer of teamwork Einstein in Egypt (Einstein2) Symposium at Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

Professional associations: 2013 - Member of the Entomological Society of Pennsylvania (ESP), USA 2012 - Member of the Society of Southwestern Entomologist, USA 2010 - Member of Egyptian Society for Environmental Toxicology, Egypt. 2008 - Member of Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt. 2007 - Member of the Egyptian Society for Pest Control and Environmental Protection, Egypt. 2007 - Member of Alexandria Journal of Agricultural Research in Alexandria, Egypt. 2006 - Member of the Friends of the Environment Association in Alexandria (FEA), Egypt. 2005 - Member of the Agricultural Worker Organization in Alexandria, Egypt. Associations and Editorial Board 1. Journal of Environment and Pollution (EP), The Canadian Center of Science and Education (CCSE) http://ccsenet.org/journal/index.php/ep/about/editorialTeam 2. Journal of Entomology and Nematology (JEN) Academic Journals, Open Access http://www.academicjournals.org/journal/JEN/editos
Research Region 2, 3, 41
Working languages "English; Arabic and Spanish"
Skills/Expertise Technical experience: * Extraction of Chlorinated Pesticides and Poly Chlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) in Water and sediment. * Extraction &fractionation of petroleum hydrocarbons (Aliphatic and Aromatic) in water and sediment. * Extraction and Determination of heavy metal in water, sediment and Biota. * Extraction of oil and grease in water. * Estimation of nutrient (silicate, phosphate, nitrate, nitrite, ammonia) in water. * Estimation of Toxicity, efficiency, and biodegradation for Dispersant. * Estimation of physicochemical parameters like Dissolved Oxygen (DO), Total Organic Carbon (TOC), Total Dissolved Solid (TDS). * Sampling of water and Sediment by water samplers and grab sediment in field. Instrumental Experience: * HPLC, (Analytical – Semi-preparative, Agilent technologies series 1200), sample preparation, injection and chromatogram analysis. * GC, Thermo Ultra trace (Analysis of hydrocarbon, Chlorinated pesticides, Polychlorinated Biphenyls, and essential Oils) * GC-MS, Thermo. (Good experience ) * FT-IR, Perkin-Elmer (Identification of samples by their functional groups). * Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy AAS, Shimatzue 6800 series (Analysis of heavy metals). * Determination of Total Nitrogen (biota and sediment samples) using Kjeldahl (Raypa DNP-1500). * Auto-analyzer (Measurement of nutrients). * Determination of Poly Aromatic hydrocarbon (PAHs), on Biological and Environmental Samples * Determination of pesticide residues and Poly Chlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) on fruits and vegetables from market. * Evaluated of ADI and MRLs for Pesticides and Chemicals in Foods. * Pesticide residue analysis in plant parts and Soil and Water * Assessment Properties of certain New and Bio-pesticides against the insects in field in Laboratory. Teaching Experiences: * 1-2 April, 2014. Central Laboratories Unit – National Institute of Oceanography & Fisheries (NIOF) – Alexandria “Training on Assessing Chemical Contaminant and Analyses of Biota on the Environment”. * 4-6 February, 2014. Central Laboratories Unit – National Institute of Oceanography & Fisheries (NIOF) – Alexandria “Atomic Spectroscopy Applications on Environment”. * 25th – 26th December, 2013 Central Lab Units, National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries “Principles and Applications of Chromatography”
Comments Researcher who is looking forward to entering a career that enables me to work in a Practical environment, in which there is an ambition for pursuing know technologies and sharing experience with other people. Also, seeking for exchange and completing my graduate studies in Environmental Sciences in one of the most famous universities all over the world where educational background and experience skills can be used and enhanced.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Master Mohamed GHORAB)

5. M.A.S.Ghorab; A.S.A. Saad; A. K. K. Mourad and M. A. Massoud. (2014) Toxicological Studies of New Pesticides on MRLs and ADIs against Corn plants (Stem and Grains). Accepted 12/2/2014 .Egyptian Society for Environmental Toxicology.
4. M.A.S.Ghorab; A.S.A. Saad; A. K. K. Mourad and M. A. Massoud. (2014). Comparative Efficiency of the Conventional Insecticides with Environmental Compounds for Controlling the Pink Corn borer, Sesamia cretica Led.(Accepted) 65th International Conference of Crop Protection. May 23, 2013. Gehnt, Belgium.
1. Saad AS, Mourad AK, Masoud MA, Ghorab MA. (2012). Comparative studies of semi-artificial diets on the biology and the bionomics of the European corn borer, Ostrinia nubilalis Hübner (Or.: Lepidoptera, Fam. : Pyralidae). Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci.;77(4):567-76. PubMed PMID: 23885423. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23885423
3. Mohamed S. Khalil1, Anter Kenawy, Mohamed A. Ghorab and Esmail E. Mohammed (2012) Impact of microbial agents on Meloidogyne incognita management and morphogenesis of tomato. Journal of Bio-pesticides 5(1), 2012. http://wiki.pestinfo.org/wiki/Journal_of_Biopesticides_(2012)_5,_28-35
2 . Masoud MA, Saad AS, Mourad AK, Ghorab MA. (2010). Mass rearing of the pink corn borer, Sesamia cretica Led. (Lepidoptera: Noctuidae) larvae, on semi artificial diets. Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci.; 75(3):295-304. PubMed PMID: 21539247 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21539247
Toxicological Studies of Certain Pesticides against the Corn Borers https://www.morebooks.de/store/gb/book/toxicological-studies-of-certain-pesticides-against-the-corn-borers/isbn/978-3-639-66763-9


Created: 2014-07-30 Last Updated: 2015-05-29 by Mohamed GHORAB