Dr. MAGDI EL MESSIRY was born in the Mediterranean town Alexandria – Egypt He had his primary and secondary education in Alexandria schools as well as got his engineering education at the Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University which is one of famous universities in the Mediterranean countries. In 1964 he finished his BSc. degree in textile engineering with excellent first grade of honor. In 1967 he had his MSc degree from the same institute. Egyptian government sent him to one of the famous textile institutes in Russia (Moscow Textile University) for obtaining his PhD degree in Design of Textile Machinery. On his return to Alexandria University in 1971, he was assigned as staff member and he got his professorship in 1981. He held position of the Vice Dean in period from 1994 to 1998. He worked as Head of Textile Department (2000-2002 and 2005-2011). He is considered as one of the main experts in the Textile Industry in Egypt. He was a member of the Directing Board of Spinning and Weaving Holding Company, the main Textile Company in Egypt. He is now a technical adviser to the Owner Board. Since 1998 till now he is a member of technical committee of the Egyptian Textile Consolidation Fund. He supervised more than 40 theses in master and doctor degrees. His list of publication exceeds 100 papers in the different fields of textile science. Dr. Magdi participated in establishing several textile departments in Egypt and in Arab countries. He carried out several granted projects on international level with the colleagues from UK, France, Spain, USA, CZ, Algeria, Tunisia, and Morocco. He is participating in scientific board in several journals. In the last 5 years he acted as an international expert in innovation and technology transfer. In 1999, Dr. El Messiry received the ALEXANDRIA UNIVERSITY AWARD for SCIENTIFIC ACHIEVEMENTS and in 2008 AWARD the ALEXANDRIA UNIVERSITY ACHIEVEMENTS. The scientific research interests in the last decade are composite, nanotechnology and protective fabric. He is the author of several books in the area of composite, textile and Nano material science.