Prof. Dr Sayed A.El Arnaouty

Prof. Dr Sayed A.El Arnaouty





Name: Sayed Ashraf El Arnaouty

Emeritus Professor Faculty of Agriculture Cairo University

Business Address: Economic Entomology Department,

Faculty of Agriculture, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt.

Home Address: El Maadi –Cairo- Egypt

E-mail Address:

Tel:       00 (202) 3569 56 86 (office)

Mobil:   00(2) 01222436267


Ph. D. 1991 – PhD in Agronomy – Entomology Department- Division Economic Entomology/ Biological control laboratory.

Dissertation under co-supervision of INRA Antibes (France) and Cairo Faculty of Agriculture (Egypt), through the scientific channel.

Dissertation title: “Studies on the biology and Manipulation of Chrysoperla carnea (Stephens) and Chrysoperla sinica (Tjeder) (Neuroptera: Chrysopidae) for controlling the green peach aphid Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Homoptera: Aphididae) in green-houses.

  • Sc. 1985 “Master of Sciences” in Agronomy – Entomology Department – Division: Economic Entomology/ Biological control – Faculty of Agriculture – Cairo University.

Dissertation title: “Studies on the natural enemies of the wax moth with special reference to the biology of braconid parasitoid Apanteles galleria Wilk.”

  • Sc. 1980 “Bachelor of Sciences” in Agronomy – Entomology Department – Faculty of Agriculture – Cairo University. 

Languages:    Arabic,                                                English,                                               French

Field of Interest: Biological Control of Insect Pests.

Professional Experience:

Former Head of the Department of Economic Entomology and Pesticides – Fac. of Agriculture- Cairo Univ.

Head of a French-Egyptian Laboratory in biological control of Egyptian agricultural pests

Former Director of Excellence Center for Sustainable Development Education– Cairo University

Former Director of Community Service Center – Cairo University

Former Director of Conferences Center – Cairo University

Teaches different courses for post and under graduate students since 1982

Supervised 17 M.Sc. and 11 Ph.D.

Judge for “Intel- Science and Engineering fair” Bibliotheca Alexandrina in 2012/2013/2014/2015/ 20172018 and President of Judge Committee on 2016

Obtained a Prize in Biological Science from Cairo Univ.

Obtained the Cairo University Prize of International Publications (2013/2014/2015/2016/2018)

Reviewer in the Journal of Biological Pest Control (EJBPC),

Principle Investigator for certain projects national and international (16 projects) in Biological control fields and sustainable development.

Biological control Expert of Qassim University, KSA

Membership in Professional Societies:

  • Member of the board of the Egyptian Society of Biological Pest Control (ESBCP) (1993-until now), Treasurer for this Society (2011-till now),
  • Member of the Arab Society for Plant Protection (ASPP)


Author and co-author of 82 scientific papers in the field of Biological Control in Local and International Scientific Journals.