Gaafar El Bahariya
Dr. Gaafar El Bahariya is a Professor of Petrology and former head of the Department of Geology, Tanta University, Tanta, Egypt. He holds a Ph.D. in Petrology and Geochemistry from Tanta University through a co-supervision channel with Oklahoma University, Norman, USA. He has published many papers and chapters in books, as well as delivered invited talks. He is the principal investigator on a project funded by the University of Tanta on gold and iron mineralization and hosting rocks of the Eastern Desert of Egypt. Dr. El Bahariya has attended many international conferences in Japan, Turkey, Morocco, Libya, Saudi Arabia and France, and is a reviewer for many international journals of geosciences. He is a member of the Geological Society of America, Goldschmidt, and Egyptian Geological society. He is a judge member of the Egyptian Promotion Committee. He has good field geology experience of Precambrian geology and his research interests focus on petrology, geochemistry and tectonics.