Personal Data :
Name: Salah El din Mohamed El Arabi
Phone Number: 002499156156114349
Marital status: Married
1- Ph.D. degree, Textile Engineering, Donghua University, Shanghai, PRC, March 2006
2- M.Sc. degree, Textile Engineering, China Textile University, Shanghai, PRC, July 1995
3- B.Sc .(Honours), Textile Technology, University of Gezira, Medani, Sudan, March 1988
1- Production Engineer, Blue Nile Textile Company (BNT), Sudan, April (1st) 1987- Sept. (25th) 1988.
2- Maintenance Engineer, Gezira-Managil Textile Factory (Gematex), Sudan, Oct. (1st) 1988-Nov. (10th) 1990.
3- Teaching Assistant, University of Sudan for Sc. & Tech., 11 March 1991- 15 Feb.1993.
4- Teaching Assistant, University of Gezira, 17 February 1993 - 5 July 1995.
5- Lecturer, University of Gezira, 6th July 1995-31st Dec. 1999.
6- Assistant Professor, University of Gezira, 1st Jan. 2000-31st Dec. 2006.
7- Associate Professor, University of Gezira, 1st Jan. 2007- Now.
1- Academic Supervision Coordinator, Faculty of Se. & Tech. University of Gezira, July 1995-July 1996
2- Examinations Officer, Faculty Tech. University of Gezira, August 1996- March 1998
3- Head- department of Textile Engineering and Technology, of Sc.& Tech. University of Gezira April 1998- April 2002
4- Postgraduate Studies Coordinator, Faculty of Textile s, University of Gezira, October 2006- October 2010
5- Deputy Dean, Faculty of Textile s, University of Gezira Feb. 2007-April 2011
6- Dean, Faculty of Textile s, University of Gezira, May 2011- January24th 2016
7- Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, University of Gezira, January 24th 2016--Now.
Past and on –going Institutional Services and Memberships:
1- Member of the University of Gezira Senate
2- Member of the Gezira University Deans Council
3- Member of the Board of Faculty of Textiles
4- Member of the Department of Textile Engineering and Technology Council
5- Member of the Department of Technical Textiles Engineering Council
6- Member of the Faculty Postgraduate Studies Council
7- Member of the University Postgraduate Studies Council
8- Member of the Arabitization, Editing, and Publishing Council
9- Member of the Textile Technical Committee, Sudanese Standards and Metrology Organization
10- Member of the Sudanese Engineering Association
11- Member of the University Principal Committee
12- Leader of a working group to establish Clothing and Knitting Incubator for the Ministry of Industry
13- Leader of a working group for Rehabilitation of the Textile Industry in Sudan for the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
1- Academic Supervision: PhD, M.Sc. and B.Sc. levels; research work and projects.
2- Lecturing : M.Sc. and B.Sc. programs
3- External examiner for Technical institutes and B.Sc. programs
4- Reviewer for some publications and books (locally and internationally)
5- Reviewer of PhD thesis and research work (locally and internationally)
1- Establisher of the Textile Engineers Association- Wad Medani, Sudan
2- Establisher of the Textile Association Charity- University of Gezira
3- Chairman ; University Staff Members` Club Committee , University of Gezira; Jan. 2011- Dec. 2014
4- Director; Nishaishiba Association Charity; October 2011--Now
5- Director; University of Gezira Graduates Association, November 2015--Now
Seminars, Workshops, Training and Conferences:
1- Arabicization of Engineering Glossary Workshop, University of Sudan for Sc. & Tech. 1992
2- Schlafhorst Machines Workshop, China Textile University, Shanghai, China, May 1994
3- Graduation projects workshop, Faculty of Sc. & Tech., University of Gezira, 1996
4- The 83rd International Textile Institute Conference, Shanghai, China, May 2004
5- Regenerated Polymeric Fibres Seminar, Shanghai, China, 2005
6- The International Training Workshop on Digital Textile Technology & its Applications, October 12-21, 2005, Shanghai, China
7- GEDC, Peking University, Beijing-China; 21-23/October 2011
8- HRPRO Leadership Course; 28/2/2012
9- Training of Trainers Program on “New Venture Creation” ;15-19 April 2012- Sudan
10- CAAST-net stakeholders conference, Accra, Ghana, 2-4/December 2012
11- A Presentation on “Digitization of Clothing Industry”; Sudanese Industries Union Chamber, Khartoum, Marsh 2013.
12- Leadership Excellency (a one day workshop) - Wad Medani, Sudan.
13- Effective Administrative Supervision (a one day training program)- Wad Medani, Sudan
14- Workshop on effective administrative supervision (University of Gezira)
15- Turkish-Arab Workshop for Clothing, Textiles, and leather Technology, Izmir, Turkey, 29/5-3/6/2015
1- S.M. Elarabi and Yu Weidong;”The effect of transversely aligned fibres on the axial tensile strength of carbon epoxy composites”; Journal of Industrial Textiles (JIT), Vol. 35,No.1, July 2005, pp39-45.
2- S.M. Elarabi and Yu Weidong;”Characterization of the failure and the effect of carbon fibre reinforced composites on the cracking in cement constructions, 1-Tensile Characteristics”; Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites (JRPC), Vol. 25, No. 12/2006, pp 1317-1328.
3- S.M. Elarabi and Yu Weidong;”Characterization of the failure and the effect of carbon fiber reinforced composites on the cracking in cement constructions, 11- Shearing Behaviour of Material and Adhesive”; Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites (JRPC). Vol. 25, No. 8/2006, PP 821-834.
4- S.M. Elarabi;”The Effect of Preform Structure on the Tensile Behavior of Carbon/Epoxy Composites”; Gezira Journal of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2007, PP36-44.
5- S.M. Elarabi;” Textile Composite Materials”; A review: Gezira Journal of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Vol. 8, No. 2, 2013, PP1-17.
6- Amel Elkheir and S.M. Elarabi (Presenter);” Digitization of Clothing Industry; A Presentation in the First Scientific Symposium”; Road Mapping for the Development of Clothing Industry; Sudanese Industries Union Chamber, Khartoum, March 2013.
7- Solafa Elsir, El Arabi S.M, and Zeinab Osman;” Agave Fibre Reinforcement of Earth Stabilized Blocks”; “Comprehensive Research Journal of Education and General Studies (CRJEGS) ”; Vol.2(1); January 2014
8- Elarabi S.M.;”Effect of Weaving and Stitching Threads on the Tensile Performance of Fabrics and their Composites;” Comprehensive Research Journal of Education and General Studies (CRJEGS) ; Vol.2(1); January 2014
9- Israa Ibrahim, El Arabi Salaheldin, and Mujahid Yousif; “Use of Glass Fibre Reinforced Epoxy in Artificial Teeth”; Open International Interdisciplinary Research Journal (OIIRJ); Volume -IV, March 2014 Special Issue
10- EL ARABI S.M.;“The Impact of Fibre Strength on the Strength of its reinforced Epoxy Polymer”; International Journal of Applied Research on Textile;Volume2,Issue1,pp13-17;April2014.(URL: http://atctex.org/ijartex )
11- H. Saeed and Elarabi S.M.;”The Effect of Fabric Type and Quality on the Quality of Readymade Garments”; Annual International Conference on Cotton, Textile and Apparel Value Chain in Africa (CTA 2014)”; Ethiopian Institute of Textile and Fashion Technology (EiTEX), Bahir Dar University, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia, May 2&3 2014.
12- S.M. Elarabi and H. Saeed;”Prospects of Textile Industry in Sudan (A Technical Vision)”; The first Sino-Africa International Symposium on Textiles and Apparel (2015 SAISTA), Donghua University, Shanghai, China; 30 May 2015.
13- M.Babiker, S.M.El Arabi, and Hago Alfadil;” Coating of Light Fabrics using Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) and Comparing their Properties to Ordinary Heavy Tent Fabrics”; Gezira Journal of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2015, PP26-33.
14- Tiena Husain Hasan and S.M. Elarabi;”Determination of Adhesion Bonding in Multi-layer Glass and Carbon Fibre Reinforced Epoxy”; International Journal of Applied Research on Textile; Volume 3, Issue 2, pp 44-48; Dec. 2015. (URL: http://atctex.org/ijartex ).
15- Hafiz A. Eltahir, Abderahman H., Salah Abdelateef and S.M. Elarabi; “Taguchi Approach for Analyzing the Impact of Varying Degrees of Cotton Stickiness on Ring-Spun Yarns Quality”; The Journal of The Textile Institute; April 2016; DOI:10/1080/00405000.2016.1168610.
16- Noura S. Albushra, S.M.Elarabi, Zainab Osman, and Siddig Eisa;” Environment-Friendly Extraction of Kenaf Fibres”; 2016 Sino-Africa International Symposium on Textiles and Apparel (SAISAT 2016)); MOI University; Mombasa, Kenya; 2-3 August 2016.
17- S.M. Elarabi, Z. Mohamed, and F. Mohamed;”Measurement of Heat Transfer Rates of Polypropylene and Cotton Nonwoven Fabrics via Thermal Conduction, Proceedings”; Gezira Journal of Engineering & Applied Sciences, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2016, PP1-9.
1- Participation in publication of books prepared in Arabic Language:
1- Physical properties of textile fibres: was prepared in 1996 and was published in 2006
2- Reviewing Roles:
1- A book written in Arabic Language (from Sudan University of Science and Technology)
2- Three International Journals: Journal of Industrial Textiles (JIT), Journal of the Textile Institute (JTI), Textile Research Journal (TRJ).
3- Role in Postgraduate Studies:
1- Participated in teaching of postgraduate students in the level of postgraduate diploma and MSc
Type of study
No. of Students
M.Sc. by courses and dissertation
M.Sc. by Research
3- Member of Examination Committees for several students
4- Reviewer and examination committee member for PhD Thesis from: BHARATHIAR UNIVERSITY, COIMBATORE / INDIA.
1- Professor Al Nour Kamal El Din Abu Sabah, University of Gezira, Medani, Sudan.
2- Professor Hashim Ali Salim, University of Sudan for Se. & Tech., Khartoum, Sudan
3- Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim Ahmed, University of Sudan for Sc. & Tech., Khartoum, Sudan
4- Professor Salah Abdelatif, University of Sudan for Sc. & Tech., Khartoum, Sudan