IWTC 2015

Eighteenth International Water Technology Conference IWTC 2015
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, 12 – 14 March 2015

=================================================================================

DOWNLOAD CONFERENCE PROGRAM IN PDF FORMAT

=================================================================================

DOWNLOAD CONFERENCE RECOMMENDATIONS  IN PDF FORMAT

=================================================================================

FINAL  PROGRAM

==========================

ThursdayMarch12, 2015

10:00 – 19:00                Registration

13:00 – 14:00                Workshops 1,2

14:00 – 15:00               Coffee Break

15:00 – 17:30               Session 16

17:30 – 18:00               Invited Speaker 1

18:00 – 19:00               Opening Ceremonies

        19:30                       Dinner

==========================

FridayMarch13, 2015

10:00 – 12:00              Session 1,2,3

12:00 – 13:00              Break

13:00 – 13:30              Invited speakers 2

13:30 – 14:00              Coffee Break

14:00 – 16:00              Session 4,5,6

16:00 – 18:00              Session 7,8,9

       18:00                   Dinner

==========================

SaturdayMarch14, 2015

10:00 – 12:00                Session 10,11,12

12:00 – 14:00                Session 13,14,15

14:00 – 15:00                Coffee Break

15:00 – 16:00                Workshops 3,4

17:00 – 18:00                Closing ceremony

      18:00                       Dinner

 ======================================================

TECHNICAL SESSIONS
======================================================

Session 1

"GROUNDWATER FLOW AND CONTAMINATION (GW)"A"

 

Friday– March13, 2015

10:00 – 12:00

“Numerical simulation of heavy metal transport from polluted drain”

Yasser Hamed                                                                  

Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Port SaidUniversity, Port Fouad Port Said, ,Egypt

 

“Prediction of future ground water elevation by using Artificial Neural Network south of Riyadh, KSA (Case Study) ”

 
*1,2 Yasser Hamed, 2,3 Mohamed Elkiki, 1Osama S. Al Gahtani, 
 1Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Salman Bin Abdulaziz University, KSA 
2Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Port Said University, Port Fouad Port 
Said, , Egypt 
3Civil Engineering Department ,Faculty of Engineering, ElGouf University, KSA 

 

"Mineralogical and morphological features of fractured granitic rock tested under water-rock interaction"

Abdelrahman Abdelgawad1, KunioWatanabe2, and Mizuno Takashi

1Department of Civil Engineering, AssiutUniversity, Assiut, Egypt

2Geosphere Research Institute, Saitama University, Japan

3Tono Geoscience Center, Japan Atomic Energy Agency, Japan

====================================================== 

Session 2

"Water Treatment Technology (WTT),"A" (waste water)"

 

Friday– March13, 2015

10:00 – 12:00

Artificial neural networks to predict wastewater treatment in different media HSSF constructed wetlands"

Zidan, A.A.,  Rashed, A. A.2, Hatata A. Y3., and  Abd El-Hady, M. A.4

1Prof. of Hydraulics, El-Mansoura University,

2 Associate Professor, National Water Research Center

3. Lecturer, Electrical Engineering Dept. El-Mansoura University 

4 Lecturer, Irrigation and HydraulicsDpt. El-Mansoura University

 

“Laboratory Investigation of Aerobic Granular Sludge Performance at High Temperature”

M. Bob1, S. Azmi2, M. Abd Halim2 ,N. Jamal2, A. Nur-Anuar3, Z. Ujang

1 Department of Civil Engineering, Taibah University, Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

2 Department of Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Civil Engineering, UniversitiTeknologi Malaysia, Johor, Malaysia.

3 Institute of Environment and Water Resource Management, WATER Research Alliance, UniversitiTeknologi Malaysia, Johor, Malaysia

====================================================== 

Session 3

"water resources planning and management (wr),, "A"

 

Friday– March13, 2015

10:00 – 12:00

"Management of water resources through resources diversification in an arid region: case study from Abu Dhabi Emirate, United Arab Emirates (UAE)"

Ahmed Murad                               

UAE University

 

“Water demand and supply in Santa Cruz Island-Galápagos Archipelago”

M.Reyes1, N. Trifunović1, S. Sharma1, M. Kennedy1,2

1 UNESCO–IHE Institute for Water Education, Department of Environmental Engineering and Water Technology, The Netherlands

2 Delft University of Technology, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences The Netherlands

 

" The effect of bank erosion and bend types on the efficiency of navigational path in Damietta Branch"

Nahla Sadek1, Radwa Salama2, Noha Kamal3, Shimaa Elsherbiny4

 Nile Research Institute- National Water Research Center

 

"Flow reduction impacts along river Nile in  Egypt "

Sherine S. Ismail   

NRI, Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation, Egypt

 

Quantifying the impacts of impounding grand ethiopian renaissance dam reservior on Nasser lake active storage

Elsayed M. Ramadan** , Abdelazim M. Negm* Moustafa El-Sammany*** and Ahmed H. El-Sayed**

* Environmental Engineering Dept., Egypt-Japan University for Science and Technology, E-JUST, P.O.Box 179 New Borg Elarab City, Postal Code 21934, Alex., Egypt, (Seconded from Faculty of Engineering, Zagazig University),

** Water and Water Structures Engineering Dept., Faculty of Engineering, Zagazig University (ZU), Postal Code 44519, Zagazig, Egypt

*** Assoc. Professor, Nile Research Institute (NRI), National Water Research Center (NWRC), Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation (MWRI)

====================================================== 

Session 4

"Hydraulics And Hydraulic Structures(HS), "A"

 

Friday– March13, 2015         

14:00 – 16:00

Effect of transverse water velocity distribution on sedimentation at Aswan High Dam reservoir

Nasr TawfikHekal, Tarek Mohamed Abdel Aziz 

Nile Research Institute, National Water Research Center

 

Eutrophication control ecosystems

Ahmed EL-Zayat  

EMG

 

"Environmental threats of on-Site Sewage disposal on groundwater at Minia-Alqamh, Sharkia Governorate, Egypt"

1 Abdelazeem Negm,2 Abdel Fattah Mohamed Atwa,3 Asaad M. Armanuos
1 Chairperson of Environmental Engineering Dept., Egypt-Japan University of Science and 
Technology E-JUST,  New Borg El-Arab, Alexandria, Egypt,  
 2National Organization for Potable Water & Sanitation Co., General manager in Sharkia 
Dep. 
3 Ph.D. Student, Environmental Engineering Dept, School of Energy and Environmental  
Engineering, Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology, E-JUST, Alexandria 
(Assistant lecturer, Tanta University)

====================================================== 

Session 5

"GROUNDWATER FLOW AND CONTAMINATION (GW),"B"

 

Friday– March13, 2015  

   14:00 – 16:00 

"Operating procedures for groundwater aquifer's tracer test program in Kuwait

M. Al-Senafy1, A. Al-Khalid1, A. Mukhopadhyay1, K. Al-Fahad1, and Harish Bhandary1

,1 Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research

 

"Hydrochemistry and evaluation of groundwater suitability for irrigation and drinking purposes in west El-Miniadistrict, north upper, Egypt"

Esam Ismail, Rafat Zaki, Ali Kamel         

MiniaUniveristy

 

"Scenarios for groundwater remediation using N15 in Nile Delta "

Bakenaz Zidan       

Tanta University

====================================================== 

Session 6

"Water Resources Planning and Management (WR),"B"

 

Friday– March13, 2015    

14:00 – 16:00 

"Assessment of runoff potential of a small watershed southern Palestine

Samah Jabari, Majed Abu Sharkh, Ziad Al-Mimi

Palestine Polytechnic University

Public Authority for Electricity and Water

Birzeit University

 

"Hydrodynamic impacts of Egyptian costal lakes due to climate change – example Manzala lake

Mohamed Elshemy1, Mosaad Khadr2 

1, 2 Irrigation and Hydraulic Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering,
Tanta University, Egypt

 

"Data – driven modelling for water quality parameters prediction of the drainage system associated with lake Manzala, Egypt

Mosaad Khadr1, Mohamed Elshemy2

 1, 2 Irrigation and Hydraulic Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering,
Tanta University, Egypt

 

Lake Maryut monitoring using remote sensing”

Noha Donia

ain shams university 

 

"Variation of evapotranspiration during 2000 to 2010 in Egypt due to Consequences of climate change"

Sherif Tharwat Kamel

 Environment and Climate changes Research Institute

====================================================== 

Session 7

"AGRICULTURAL ISSUES AND IRRIGATION, (AGI)"

 

Friday– March13, 2015                   

16:00 – 18:00

"New design for drip irrigation system to maximize water and fertilizers

R. E. Abdelraouf

Water Relations & Field Irrigation Dept., National Research Center, Dokki, Giza- Egypt

 

"Aquatic weeds management upstream new Naga Hammady barrages.”

Hosam Ibrahim1, Emam A. Osman2, T.A. ElSamman3, and Mahmoud Zayed4

1 Channel Maintenance Research Institute (CMRI), National Water Research Center

2 Channel Maintenance Research Institute (CMRI), National Water Research Center

3 Channel Maintenance Research Institute (CMRI), National Water Research Center 

 

"Sustainable management of drainage water of fish farms in agriculture as a new source for irrigation and bio-source for fertilizing"

R. E. Abdelraouf

Water Relations & Field Irrigation Dept., National Research Center, Dokki, Giza- Egypt

 

"Study of alaqisecondarychannel in Nasser Lake

Gamal Sallam1, Mohamed Ihab2, and Waleed Emary3

Institute, National water Research Center, Cairo, Egypt

2 High Dam Authority

3 Research Assistance, Nile Research Institute

====================================================== 

Session 8

"Hydraulics And Hydraulic Structures(HS), "B"

 

Friday– March13, 2015    

16:00 – 18:00

"Effect of  foundation flexibility on seismic response of concrete gravity dams"

Bakenaz Zidan

Tanta University

 

"Review of friction formulae in open channel flow"

Zidan, Abdel Razik Ahmed

Prof. of Hydraulics , Faculty of Engineering , El Mansoura University

 

"Hydrological and environmental impacts of grand Ethiopian renaissance dam on the Nile River

Abdelkader T. Ahmed 1and Mohamed HelmyElsanabary 2

1 Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Aswan University, Egypt.

2 Civil Engineering Dept., Port Said University, Port Said, Port Fouad, 42526, Egypt

 

"Numerical investigation of performance of kaplanturbine with draft tube"

Mohamed Adel and Nabil H. Mostafa

Mechanical Power Engineering Department, Engineering FacultyZagazig University

====================================================== 

Session 9

"Water Resources Planning and Management (WR), "C"

 

Friday– March13, 2015 

  16:00 – 18:00

"Water hyacinth growth rate in Egyptian irrigation and drainage networks”

Salwa Abou ElElla, Reda Hassan

Channel Maintenance Research Institute, National Water Research Center, El-Kanater El-Khiaria.

 

"Environmental characteristics and future challenges of the Egyptian-side of Red Sea: State of the art review"

Ahmed Eladawy, Abdelazim Negm, Kazuo Nadaoka

Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology

Tokyo Institute of Technology

====================================================== 

Session 10

"Water purification and networks (WPN)"

 

Saturday– March14, 2015  

10:00 – 12:00

" New trends in water desalination for low power consumption"

Kamal El-Nahas

Mechanical Eng., Suez Canal Authority

 

"Performance Optimization of Rectangular Settling Tanks in Small Water Treatment Plants by Numerical Approach"

Mahmoud Lutfy1, Kamal El-Nahhas2, Mohamed Safwat3

1Design and Proposal Engineer – IETOS,

2 Suez Canal Authority

3 Mansoura University

====================================================== 

Session 11

"WATER ENVIRONMENT ISSUES IN MEGA DELTAS: NILE AND MEKONG, "A"

 

Saturday– March14, 2015          

10:00- 12:00

“Near shore and beach nourishments effects on the stability of rosetta promontory, Egypt”

Ali Masria1,Kazuo Nadaoka2,Yoshiaki Kuriyama3,Abdelazim Negm1, MohebIskander4, and Oliver C. Saavedra5

1Department of Environmental Engineering, E-JUST,Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology

2 Department of Mechanical and Environmental Informatics, Graduate School of Information Science and EngineeringTokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan,

3 Director of Coastal and Estuarine Environment Field, andDirector General of Asia-Pacific Center for Coastal Disaster Research (APaC-CDR),4 Costal Research Institute, Alexandria, Egypt,

5 Department of Civil Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo

 

“Detecting costal feature changes in mekonge Delta using multi- temporal landsat and google earth images”

D. Hak1, K. Nadaoka1, A. Collin2

1 Department of Mechanical and Environmental Informatics, Graduate School of Information Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology

2 Littoral Geomorphology & Environment, EcolePratique des Hautes Etudes

 

“An Asian-African platform for integrated water resources management under climate change JSPS mega Delta project”

Saavedra 1,2C.YOSHIMURA1, A. NEGM2, M., ATEIA1, K. NADAOKA1, S.KANAE1,V. TRI3, N. PHONG4, L. PHU4, H. AWAD5, Q. TOAN6, O. RAGAB5Z. SUIF1, D. HAK1, A. El-ADAWY2, A. MASRIA2M. and El-TARABILY2

1 Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan,2 Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology, Egypt

3 Can Tho University, Vietnam4Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam

5Alexandria University, Egypt6 Southern Institute of Water Resources Research, Vietnam

 

“Assessment of artificial neural network for bathymetry estimation using High resolution satellite imagery in shallow Lakes: case study El Burulluslake”

Hassan Mohamed1, Abdelazim Negm2, Mohamed Zahran3, and Oliver C. Saavedra4

1 PhD Student, Department of Environmental Engineering, Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology E-JUST, New Borg El-Arab, Alexandria, Egypt,

2 Chairperson of Department of Environmental Engineering, Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology E- JUST, New Borg El-Arab, Alexandria, Egypt,

3 Chairperson of Surveying Engineering Dept., Faculty of Engineering at Shoubra, Benha University, Egypt,

4 Department of Civil Engineering, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo

 

"Water balance in chaophraya basin using a distributed hydrological model and satellite products"

Taiga Kataoka, RieSakazume, KentaroTakido, Oliver Saavedra, Winai Liengcharernsit

Tokyo Institute of Technology

Kasetsart University

 

"Spatiotemporal evaluation of global precipitation mapping – gsmap at basin scale in sagmi river, Japan"

Shinya Takegawa, KentaroTakido, Oliver Saavedra

Tokyo Institute of Technology

====================================================== 

Session 12

"WATER ENVIRONMENT ISSUES IN MEGA DELTAS: NILE AND MEKONG (WEIIMD)"B"

 

Saturday– March14, 2015              

10:00 – 12:00

 

“Of heavy metals ions from drainage water using duckweed-based treatment ponds”

A. Allam1, A. Tawfik2, and A. Negm3

1Environmental Engineering Department, School of Energy and Environmental Engineering, Egypt-JapanUniversity of Science and Technology, E-JUST

 

 

Protection of irrigation water from phosphate transport through the layered soil by using vertical barriers walls"

Mohamed Eltarabily1, Abdelazim M. Negm2, Oliver C. Saavedra Valeriano

1 PhD Student, Environmental Engineering Dept., School of Energy and Environmental

Engineering, Egypt- Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST).

2 Chair of Environmental Engineering Dept., School of Energy and Environmental

Engineering, Egypt- Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST)

3 Dr. of Eng., Associate Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology

 

“Nile delta challenges and opportunities, a state of the art review”

Ahmed Eladawy, Abdelazim Negm, Oliver  C. Saavedra Valeriano

Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology

 

“In-situ biological water treatment technologies for environmental remediation: a review"

Mohamed Ateia1and Chihiro Yoshimura 1

1Department of Civil Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2-12-1-M1-4 Ookayama

 

"Groundwater quality investigation using water quality indexed and arcgis : case study : western Nile Delta aquifer, Egypt "

Asaad M. Armanuos, Abdelazim Negm2, Oliver C. Saavedra Valeriano3

1 Ph.D. Student, Environmental Engineering Dept , School of Energy and Environmental Engineering, Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology, E-JUST,  Alexandria (Assistant lecturer, Tanta University),

2Chair of Environmental Engineering Dept.  School of Energy and Environmental Engineering,

Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology, E-JUST,  , Alexandria (Seconded from Zagazig University,

3 Dr. of Eng., Associate Professor, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology(2-12-1

Oookayama, Meguro,  Japan), Also at E-JUST 

 

"Calibration approaches for a distributed hydrological model's parameters using soil moisture in Cambodia"

Ryosuke Gomaibashi1, Oliver Saavedra2, Zuliziana Suif3, Sarann  Ly4

1.2.3Tokyo Institute of Technology

4Institute of Technology of Cambodia

====================================================== 

Session 13

"WATER DESALINATION (WD)"

 

Saturday– March14, 2015               

 12:00-14:00

“Effect of using nanofluids and providing vacuum on the yield of corrugated wick solar still”

F.A. Essa1, A.E. Kabeel2, and Z.M. Omara3

1 Mechanical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Kafrelsheikh University, Kafrelsheikh, Egypt,

2 Mechanical Power Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt,

3 Mechanical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Kafrelsheikh University, Kafrelsheikh, Egypt

 

“Experimental and theoretical study of a nanofluid solar collector assisted – hybrid desalination system for small communities needs”

Emad M. S. El-Said, A. E. Kabeel

Mechanical Power Engineering Department Faculty of Engineering Tanta University

Mechanical Engineering Department Faculty of Engineering Fayoum University

 

“Solar bubbling humidification–dehumidification desalination unit”

A. Khalil, S. A. El-Agouz, Y. A. F. El-Samadony, A. I. Abdo

1Mech. Power Eng. Department, Faculty of Eng., Tanta University, Egypt

 

Absorptance of different local cIoatedsurfaces to solar radiation in Egypt"

Helmy E. Gad 1, Safya M. El-Gayar 2 and Hisham H. Gad3      

1 Mansoura University,

2 Agric. Eng. Res. Inst. A. R. C, Giza,

3Mansoura University

 

Heat and Mass Transfer Analysis in a Conical Solar Still: An Experimental Study

H. E. Gad a, Sh. Shams El-Din b, A. A. Hussien b and Kh. Ramzy c

a  Department of Mechanical Power Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Mansoura University, Egypt

b  Department of Mechanical Power Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Menoufiya University, Egypt

c  Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering Suez-Canal University, Egypt

====================================================== 

Session 15

"water resources planning and management (wr),, "D"

 

Saturday– March14, 2015          

 12:00-14:00

 

 

"Morphological simulation for human intervention towards the Nile River"

Mohamed El Sayed M. Abdelnaby                                            

Researcher, Nile Research Institute (NRI),

National Water Research Center (NWRC), Cairo

 

Assessment of temporal and spatial alteration costal lakes- Egypt"

Hala Abayazid

Coastal Research Institute, National Water Research Center

=====================================================

DOWNLOAD AUTHOR INDEX

====================================================== 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

'