Dr. Bahy Abdel-Mesih

Education:

  • Ph.D., Concentrated Photovoltaic Thermal Systems, Universitat de Lleida, Spain.
  • M.S. Renewable Energy, Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg, Germany
  • B.S. Physics, The American University in Cairo, Egypt

Teaching Specialties:

  • Renewable Energy

Research Interests: 

  • Solar energy (photovoltaic, solar thermal, concentrated, and hybrid PVT systems)
  • Solar desalination
  • Wind energy (wind assessment, and hybrid wind/solar systems)

Publications:

  • Abdel-Mesih, B, & Osman M.(2017). Wind energy modelling and investigation using statistical methods: A case study of El-Sherouk City in Egypt. Proceeding of the 7th International Conference & Workshop REMOO-2017 “Energy for tomorrow”. Venice, Italy.
  • Abdel-Mesih, B., Abdelrehim, A., Khobeiz, A.(2014). Comparative analysis between water and nanofluids as working fluids in photovoltaic thermal collectors. ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Proceedings (IMECE 2014). Montreal, Canada.
  • Abdelsalam, T, & Abdel-Mesih, B. (2013). An experimental study on the effect of using Fresnel lenses on the performance of solar stills. International Congress on Energy Efficiency and Energy Related Materials ENEFM 2013. Antalya, Turkey.
  • Abdel Kader, A, Akl, S, Abdel-Mesih, B., Abdel-Rehim, A.(2013). Comparative analysis of different cleaning techniques of photovoltaic modules. International Congress on Materials and Renewable Energy MRE 2013. Athens, Greece.
  • Chemisana,D, Barrau, J Rosell,J.I., Abdel-Mesih, B, Souliotis, M, Badia, F.(2013) Optical performance of solar reflective concentrators: A simple method for optical Assessment. Renewable Energy 57 (2013) 120-129
  • Abdel-Rehim, A., Abdel-Mesih, B, Alostaz, J.(2012). Comparative Analysis of Fuel Cell and Photovoltaic Panels as Electrical Sources for RO Desalination domestic Scale Systems. ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition. Houston, Texas
  • Abdel-Mesih, B, Chemisana, D, Rosell, J.I. (2009). Optical quality assessment of a photovoltaic thermal concentrator device. 2nd workshop on solar concentrators. Darmstadt, Germany.
  • Chemisana, D, Vossier, A, Dollet, A, Abdel-Mesih, B, Rosell, J.I., Ibáñez, M. (2009). A characterization method for testing solar concentrators using a lambertian diffuser. 2nd workshop on solar concentrators. Darmstadt, Germany.
  • Abdel-Mesih, Rosell, J.I, Illa, J., Chemisana, D. (2008). Measurement of the slope errors of a linear PV/T Fresnel reflector. 1st international conference on solar heating, cooling and buildings (EUROSUN 2008). Lisbon, Portugal.
  • Chemisana, D, Cipriano, J, Ibañez, M, Abdel-Mesih, B, Mellor, A. (2008). A cooling system for a hybrid PV/Thermal linear concentrator 1st international conference on solar heating, cooling and buildings (EUROSUN 2008). Lisbon, Portugal.
  • Abdel-Mesih, B, Chemisana, D. Badia, F., Ibañez,M, Rosell,J.I.(2007) Loss of optical quality of a photovoltaic thermal concentrator device at different tracking positions. International Conference on solar concentrators for the generation of electricity or hydrogen (ICSC-4). El Escorial, Spain.
  • Chemisana, D, Abdel-Mesih, B, Ibañez, M, Rosell, J.I.(2007) Effect of a secondary linear concentrator on the Si solar cell electrical parameters. International Conference on solar concentrators for the generation of electricity or hydrogen (ICSC-4). El Escorial, Spain. 

Courses Taught:

  • TEC 4628: Solar Thermal Energy Technology
  • TEC 4711: Computer Modelling of Renewable Energy Systems
Title: Lecturer
Department: Department of Sustainable Technology and the Built Environment

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-6354

Office address
Katherine Harper Hall 160A