Emeritus Professor of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants in National Research Centre since 2011. The Head of Pharmaceutical and Drug Industries Research Division, National Research Centre since December from 2005 to 2011. The MAIN RESEARCH OR TECHNOLOGY FOCUS are Medicinal & Aromatic Plants, Biological Cultivation, Cultivation and Development of Production of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants in the New Reclaimed Lands. Natural Products, Bio-active Constituents of Wild Plants. I awarded 1- The Scientific Promotion Award of the National Research Centre, 1994 in Pharmaceutical Sciences and their applications. 2- The State Prize of Scientific Promotion in Agriculture, 1999 3- The Outstanding Paper Award of the American Potato Society for papers published in the American Potato Journal in 2004. 4- National Research Centre Award for Scientific Appreciation in Agricultural Sciences, 2011 5- The Sates Prize of Egypt for The Scientific Recognition in Agricultural Sciences, 2015.
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