Mr Mohamed Mohyeldin Ga Beshir




1.1 John Muir

Research Institute: 

  • Infrastructure and Environment

Research Theme: 

  • Fire Safety Engineering


Mohamed Beshir graduated from the International Master of Science in Fire Safety Engineering (IMFSE) in 2017. Mohamed holds a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Alexandria University, Egypt and worked as a visiting researcher in different universities e.g. University of Delaware, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee and KAUST. Beshir’s PhD is part of the IRIS-Fire project and will involve research into the fire spread in informal settlements, including fire modeling, material behavior in fire and resilience- based engineering methods for fire safety

Academic Qualifications: 

Bachelor of science in mechanical engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt, 2014

The International Master of Science in Fire Safety Engineering (with honors), Ghent university, Lund university and the University of Edinburgh, 2017

Professional Qualifications and Memberships: 

Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE) IMFSE chapter

The Combustion Institute

BRE Centre for Fire Safety Engineering


Fire Science Laboratory 5

Research Interests: 

Compartment fires, Flame spread, Densely populated urban fires, Computational Fluid Dynamics and Fire modelling