Satelliten- und Aerogeophysik

Mohamed Sobh

Working group Satellite- and Aerogeophysics

Institute of Geosciences

Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel

Otto-Hahn-Platz 1

D-24118 Kiel, Germany

Tel.: +49 431 880 5794

Fax.: +49 431 880 4432

E-Mail: mohamed.sobh@ifg.uni-kiel.de

Prof. Dr. Jörg Ebbing


 

About myself:

  •          April 2015-Present: Ph.D. Researcher, Institute of Geosciences, Kiel University, Germany.
  •          April 2013-October 2013: Visiting Research fellowship, Geophysical Division, Earth Science Institute of the Slovak Academy of Science, Bratislava, Slovakia.
  •          2008-Present: Assistant Researcher, Geodynamics department, National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics, Helwan, Cairo, Egypt.
  •          2013: M.Sc. in Geophysics, Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt.

 

Fields of Research:

  •          Integration of geophysical observations into 3D models of subsurface
  •          Satellite gravity and Isostasy
  •          Integrated Geophysical-Petrological modelling
  •          Lithosphere-scale 3D modelling

Projects:

Since 2015: The lithospheric structure of the Saharan Metacraton from 3D integrated geophysical-petrological modelling

 

Awards:

2012: Best oral presentation from the Egyptian Geophysical Society (EGS)


Publications

2018

Sobh, M., Mansi, A. H., Ebbing, J., and Campbel, S., 2018. Regional Gravity Field Model of Egypt Based on the Satellite and Ground-Based Data. Pure Appl. Geophys. (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00024-018-1982-y

Ngalamo, J.F.G., Sobh, M., Abdelsalam, M. G., Atekwana, E. A., and Dieudonne, B. G., 2018. Lithospheric structure beneath the Central Africa Shear Zone in Cameroon from joint analysis of satellite gravity and passive seismic data. Tectonophysics, 745, 326-337, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tecto.2018.08.015

Sobh, M., Ebbing. J., Mansi, A. H., Götze, H.-J.: Crustal Thickness for Egypt from Inverse and 3D Forward Modelling of Combined Gravity Data. Tectonophysics (Submitted).

 

Conference proceedings:

Sobh, M. Imaging Subsurface Cavities Using Geoelectric Tomograpgy, Ground-penetrating Radar and Microgravity. EAGE Technical Program Expanded Abstracts, 2013, Bochum, Germany, 9-11 September 2013, DOI: 10.3997/2214-4609.20131405.

Sobh, M., Issawy, E. A., and Radwan, H. A. Applications of Automated Depth Estimation Method on the Microgravity Data for Caves Detection. EAGE Technical Program Expanded Abstracts, Leicester, UK, 12-14 September 2013, DOI: 10.3997/2214-4609.20144471.

Issawy, E. A., Othman, A., Marlina, J., Saad, A., Radwan, A., Abdelhafeez, T., and Sobh, M. Engineering and Geophysical Approach for Site Selection at Al-Amal Area, Southeast of Cairo, Egypt. EAGE Technical Program Expanded Abstracts, Vienna, Austria, 23-26 May 2011, DOI: 10.3997/2214-4609.20149725.

 

Oral presentations:

Sobh, M., Mansi, A. H., Ebbing, J., and Campbel, S., "A Regional Gravity Model for Egypt Integrating Satellite and Ground Data", EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 8-13 April 2018, URL: https://goo.gl/P64nXi.

Sobh, M., Ebbing, J., Götze, H-J., and Abdelsalam, M. G., "Geophysical-petrological modeling of the Saharan Metacraton lithosphere", General assembly of the DGG (German Geophysical Society), Potsdam, Germany, 27-30 March 2017.

 

Poster Presentations:

Sobh, M., Ebbing, J., Götze, H-J., and Abdelsalam, M. G. The lithospheric structure of the Saharan Metacraton from integrated geophysical-petrological modelling. EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 8-13 April 2018, URL:https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2018/EGU2018-3423.pdf.

Sobh, M., Ebbing, J., Götze, H-J., and Abdelsalam, M. G. The lithospheric structure of the Saharan Metacraton from joint analysis of satellite gravity, seismological and petrological data AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, USA, 9-15 December 2016, URL:https://agu.confex.com/agu/fm16/meetingapp.cgi/Paper/174361.