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Dr. Abdel Aziz Fahmy

Dr. Abdel Aziz Fahmy of Cairo and Raleigh NC died peacefully at his home in Raleigh.

Dr. Fahmy was the son of Abdel Hamid and Raghiba Ola. He earned a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering at Cairo University and a Ph.D. in Metallurgy from Sheffield University. He was professor of Materials Engineering at Cairo University and Cairo American University. For over forty years he was professor in the department of Materials Science & Engineering at North Carolina State University.

He was predeceased by his daughter Nadia Sandukas and his brothers Assad & Kamal. Dr Fahmy is survived by his wife Joyce and son Dr. Yusef of Asheville, NC, and his brother Dr. Mostafa of Maryland, sisters Amina & Samira and also by his grandsons Dr. Stefan and Joseph Sandukas.

He was the uncle of Abdel Hamid Fahmy of NJ, Hoda & Samia Fahmy, Ashraf & Ola Ezzeldin, Waleed & Hazem Abdel Wanees, Osama& Sanaa Fahmy, all of Cairo; As well as Hatem & Ramez Fahmy and Randa Emam of Maryland.