Mostafa H. Elsharqawy. Ph.D., P.Eng

Associate Professor, School of Engineering, University of Guelph
Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1, Canada
Room: RICH-3513
Phone: 519-824-4120 Ext. 58973

Research Interests

  • Geothermal Energy; Salinity Gradient Energy; Solar Energy
  • Pore Network Modelling; Transport in Porous Media
  • Heat and Mass Exchangers; Waste Energy Recovery, Design Optimization
  • Thermophysical Properties; Desalination and Water Purification 

Professional Experience

  • Research Associate, University of Toronto (UofT)
  • Assistant Professor, University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM)
  • Postdoctoral Associate,  Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
  • Aquatic Designer, Ohlson Lavoie Corporative (OLC)


  • Registered Professional Engineer, Ontario (PEO)
  • Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineering (CSME)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • International Desalination Association (IDA)