Naguib Mahfouz and the 21st Century

After the Nobel laureate survived the attempted assassination on him in November 14th, 1994, Mahfouz couldn’t write for about 3 months and even after rehab he couldn’t write for more than 30 minutes a day, all because of the assassin stabbing him in the neck which damaged the nerves of his right hand, his writing… Continue reading

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Analog vs. Digital

In a world full of Analog signals and waves, some engineers got mad and decided to transcend to a more certain level of true and false, or in digital terms, 1 and 0. Sound, temperature, light intensity, power and most of the natural phenomena we interact with on daily basis can all be represented by… Continue reading

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Adaptive Traffic Signals Control


“When it feels; it deals.”   One day, I was on my way to a very important interview. I left home very early to arrive on time. I was wondering, when the traffic will be smooth and stop wasting our time! When I arrived home, I started to search for a solution. Luckily, I found… Continue reading

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Green Concrete

Every year we notice that the weather is becoming hotter in summer and colder in winter. We hear in the news that the ozone hole becomes bigger by time, and our beautiful earth is complaining from us. Did you think what you can do to save the Earth? And if you did, did you try… Continue reading

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Applications of IoT

If you still don’t have a definition for Internet of Things (IoT), you should adopt one. As in the coming years it will be a major in our lives. In our life we have many dumb devices which cannot hear and cannot speak. Using sensors and controllers with those devices –or what we call “Things”-,… Continue reading

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