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Magd E. Zohdi, Ph.D.
|Magd E. Zohdi, Ph.D.|
|Expertise||Engineering and project management|
|Current Organization||Louisiana State University|
|Type of Organization||University|
|Major Product||Higher education, research|
|Area of Distribution||International|
|University/Degree||B.S., Production Engineering, Cairo University, 1962; M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Kansas, 1965; Ph.D., Industrial Engineering and Management, Oklahoma State University, 1968|
|Born||April 18, 1933, Cairo, Egypt|
|Honors & Awards||Recipient of: LSU System Distinguished Faculty Fellowship for 1984-85 in recognition of Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching; Outstanding Educators of America Award, 1972; Standard Oil Foundation Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award, 1971; Presidential Honor Award, 1968; Listed in: The Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering, 1997; Personalities of America, 1988; Who's Who in America, 1984; Directory of World Researchers, 1980's Subjects, Tokyo, Japan; International Who's Who of Intellectuals, England, 1981; Outstanding Professor of the Year, 2006 and 2007 in Industrial Education; Professional of the Year in Industrial Education, 2006-07, Strathmore's Who's Who|
|Published Works||Numerous publications in the field of Manufacturing, Material, Nondestructive Testing, Operations Research, Quality Control, Project Management and Mathematical Optimization, most recent, "Manufacturing Processes and Equipment", Materials Selection, 2002, John Wiley; "Statistical Quality Control" Handbook Co-Author Dr. T.I. Zohdi; Mechanical Engineering Handbook, 2006, John Wiley|
|Affiliations||Since 1977, Member of U.S./U.N. Advisory Board, University of Qatar, Editorial Board Member, Mechanical Engineering Handbook, J. Wiley Publishing Co., 1988 Society of Manufacturing Engineering and Management; S.M.E., American Institute of Industrial Engineering; American Military Engineers; Honorary Societies; Alpha Pi Mu; Sigma Xi; Tau Beta Pi|
|Hobbies & Sports||Tennis, swimming, bicycling, volunteer work|
|Career Accomplishments||Application and Mathematical Programming for optimization of air-to-ground gunnery, U.S. Air Force; Since 1969, Developing and Directing Manufacturing and Computer Aided Manufacturing Laboratories, 1969-2006|
|Work History||Director, Manufacturing Engineering and Numerically Controlled Machining Laboratories, 1969-2005; U.S. Engineering Advisory Committee to the State of Qatar, 1977-97; Research for the U.S. Air Force in the application of mathematical programming for optimization of air-to-ground gunnery design and effectiveness; Editorial Board Member, John Wiley|
|Children||Tarek 1965, Mona 1971; Grandchildren-Sophia, Helena, Mia, Cameron, Adam|
|Married||September 17, 1964|
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