Dr. Mohamed Aly

Dr. Mohamed Aly
Professor of Geography and Geology
JBHT 319
Department of Geosciences
University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

Phone: 479-575-4524
FAX: 479-575-3469
Degrees Ph.D. Texas A&M University, Geology, InSAR study of Earth's surface deformation
  M.S. Zagazig University, Egypt, Geology, Remote Sensing and GIS
  B.S. Zagazig University, Egypt, Geology, Geophysics
Professional Biography Dr. Mohamed Aly is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Geosciences and affiliate faculty with the Center for Advanced Spatial Technologies (CAST), the Arkansas Center for Space & Planetary Sciences, and the Environmental Dynamics (ENDY) Program at the University of Arkansas. Dr. Aly’s research interests include Synthetic Aperture Radar Interferometry (InSAR), digital image processing, Global Positioning System (GPS), Geographic Information Systems (GIS), crustal deformation modeling, and geohazard assessment. As a geoscientist, he integrates geospatial technologies to assess, monitor, and model geothermal processes and geohazards such as active volcanoes, earthquakes, landslides, and ground subsidence. Dr. Aly is a principal investigator and co-investigator on proposals sponsored by the National Aeronautics & Space Administration (NASA), the United States Geological Survey (USGS), the European Space Agency (ESA), the German Space Agency (DLR), and the Japanese Space Agency (JAXA). He teaches radar remote sensing, GIS analysis & modeling, natural hazards, and general geology courses. In addition, he has a distinguished record of service and contribution to both the professional and the local communities for many years.