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.