University of Heidelberg

Sherif Mansour

Curriculum Vitae

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University of Heidelberg
Institute of Earth Sciences
Office 414
Im Neuenheimer Feld 234
D-69120 Heidelberg / Germany

 

Study:

2000 - 2004

Bachelor Degree (Geology), Suez Canal University, Egypt, May 2004

Faculty of Science

 

2005 - 2006

Pre-Master Degree, Suez Canal University, Egypt, August 2005

Faculty of Science

 

2008 - 2010
Master Degree (Geology), Kanzawa University, Japan, March 2010

 

2012 -

PhD student (Geology), University of Heidelberg, Germany

Institut of Earth Sciences, Thermochronology and Archaeometry Group

 

Master - thesis:
Evolution and Thermo-Tectonic Development of the Basement Complex, West-central Sinai, Egypt: Constraints from Uranium-Lead Dating and Apatite Fission Track Low-Temperatur Thermochronology.

 

Occupations

Since 04.12

Ph.D. student, University of Heidelberg

Member of Thermochronology and Archaeometry Group
Institute of Earth Sciences
apl. Prof. Dr. Ulrich A. Glasmacher

 

Since 09.10
Assistant Lecturer, Geology Department, Faculty of Science, Port Said University, Egypt

 

03.08 - 09.10
Demonstrator, Geology Department, Faculty of Science, Port Said University, Egypt

 

08.07 - 04.08
Research fellow, Geochronology group, Earth Science Department, Kanazawa University, Japan

 

04.05 - 03.08
Geology Demonstrator (lecturer and research assistant), Geological and Biological Sciences Department, Faculty of Education, Suez Canal University, Egypt

 

Current Projects

  • PhD Project: Long-term dynamic topography evolution of the African plate, causes and consequences for surrounding lithospheric plates.

 

Publications / Abstracts / Conferences

  • Sherif Mansour and Noriko Hasebe, 2008. Assuming the crystallization age and Thermal events affected the Basement Complex, Abu Zenima area West-Central Sinai, Egypt. Bulletin of The first Japan-Egypt International symposium on Science and Technology, 147.
  • Sherif Mansour, Noriko Hasebe, Fikry Khalaf, Mohamed El-Shafei, Shoji Arai, Akihiro Tamoura and Yasser Sultan. Thermo-Tectonic Evolution of the Arabian-Nubian Shield of Sinai Using Apatite Fission Track Thermochronology. Submitted to Gondwana Research.
  • Sherif Mansour, Noriko Hasebe, Fikry Khalaf, Mohamed El-Shafei, Shoji Arai, Akihiro Tamoura and Yasser Sultan. Cratonization and Development of the Arabian-Nubian Shield, West-central Sinai, Egypt; Constrains from Zircon U-Pb and Apatite Fission Track Thermochonologies. Accepted abstract in the 12th international conference on thermochronology, Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdon. August, 2010.
  • Sherif Mansour, Noriko Hasebe, Fikry Khalaf, Mohamed El-Shafei, Shoji Arai and Akihiro Tamoura. LA-ICP-MS U-Pb Geochronology of Detrital Zircons from the Carboniferous Ataqa (Abu Thora) Formation: Erosional Reservoir for the Pre-Permian History of the Basement Complex of Sinai, Egypt. Accepted abstract in Sinai International Conference for Geology and Development (SICGD), Saint Katherine, Sinai, Egypt. October, 2010. The paper under review to be published in the international Journal of African Earth Sciences.
  • Sherif Mansour and Noriko Hasebe, (In Preparation). LA-ICP-MS Zircon U-Pb Geochronology of the Neoproterozoic Basement Complex of Wadi Baba Area, West-Central Sinai, Egypt; Implications to understand the Evolution of the Arabian-Nubian Shield.

 

Rewards and Scholarships

  • 2011 - 2015: German Egyptian Research Long-Term Scholarship (GERLS) forPhD study in Heidelberg University, Germany
  • 2008 and 2009: Shibuya reward for the distinctive research proposal, presented by Shibuya complex, Japan
  • 2007 - 2008: Partnership and Ownership Initiative short-term scholarship supported by the Egyptian government for the young researchers in the period between August, 2007 to February, 2008

 

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