Prof. Nabil Fathalla is an Emeritus Professor, Mechanical Department, Faculty of Engineering, Al-Azhar University, He had his Ph.D. from Research Institute for iron, Steel and Other Metals, Tohoku University, Sendai-Japan in 1980.He also worked as Consultant of El Nasr Company for Castings (governmental industrial company-general sector),
located in Embaba-Giza-Egypt. Nominated as a Member of Board of Directors in General Metals Company (Governmental Industrial Company-General Sector) (1992-1996).

Consultant of the Japan International Cooperation
Agency (JICA) (1991-1993). Consultant of the Japanese company “Dai-Nippon Construction” (1994-1996). Supervised the “Know-How” translation of founding the Ductile Iron factory in Embaba-Giza-Egypt.

He is also a reviewer for Journal of Materials Science (JMSC) and Journal-Engineering Sciences, King Abdulaziz University