Geological Applications and Mineral Resources

The main aim of the division is to strengthen the Egyptian capacity to face natural hazards and to explore the natural resources in the Egyptian lands using integration of satellite image interpretations, topographic modeling, geophysical and geochemical analyses. To accomplish this aim, the Division of Geological Applications and Mineral Resources is collaborating with national and international institutions, governmental authorities and the private sector. Examples include: Ain Shams University, Desert Research Center, Western Michigan University, University of Southern California, New Valley Governorate, Red Sea Governorate, Beni Suef Governorate, National Authority for Potable Water and Sanitation, Hassan Allam Sons Company, New Urban Communities Authority, General Authority for Construction and Housing Cooperative and Olive Green Company for Agricultural Development


The strategy of the division is to:


        Division Head

Mohammed El Bastawesy

Professor of hydrogeology, Head of the geological application division, NARSS