Dr. Sayed Hemeda is a Doctor of Civil Engineering. He is currently Professor of Geotechnical Engineering and Architectural Preservation of Architectural Heritage, Conservation Department, Faculty of Archaeology, Cairo University, Egypt. He is also the manager of historic buildings Conservation Center in Cairo University. He is the recipient of many awards from Cairo University including prizes for scientific excellence (2017), encouragement (2014), and best PhD thesis (2009-2010). He was also awarded the General Union of Arab Archaeologists prize for academic excellence. He has published 85 articles, 23 books, and has been cited 130 times. He has given more than 38 invited lectures in 16 countries. His primary interests are geotechnical engineering for architectural heritage preservation and engineering data analysis including pattern recognition as applied to primarily analytical data from various sources such as objects of cultural significance. He is editor in chief for the Journal of Geological Research. He is an editorial board member for many organizations and publications including Springer Nature, IntechOpen, the Open Journal of Geology, Progress of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Geoscience Journal, and Alexandria Engineering Journal.