D.Ahmed Ali Mohammed Al-Aydrus

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Name: Ahmed Ali Mohammed Al-Aydrus

Nationality: Yemeni

Date of Birth: 23rd April, 1962

Address: Taiz St., Sana’a, Republic of Yemen.

Office Address: Earth Sciences department, Faculty of Petroleum and natural resources,

Sana’a University, Republic of Yemen.

Mobile Phone : 00967-711617190 / 777005199

E – Mail: a.alaydrus

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I started my work at Sana’a University as a demonstrator in 1990 and I progressed in academic positions and got the rank of associated professor in 2014. My research interests are summarized in Geophysics (Seismology).


  • 2003 D., Geophysics (Seismology), Banha University (Egypt) .
  • 1997 Sc., Geophysics (Seismology), Sana’a University (Yemen) .
  • 1989 Sc., Geology – Physics, Sana’a University (Yemen) .


  1. Employment:
  • 2021- Now: Head of Department of Earth Sciences, Faculty of Petroleum and natural

resources, Sana’a University.

  • 2018-2020: Head of Department of Earth Sciences & Environment, Faculty of Science,

Sana’a University.

  • 2014 –Now Associated Professor, Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences,

Faculty of Science, Sana’a University.

  • 2003 –2014 Assistant Professor, Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences,

Faculty of Science, Sana’a University.

  • 1997–2003 Lecturer Assistant, Department of Geology, Faculty of Science, Sana’a University.
  • 1990–1997 Demonstrator, Department of Geology, Faculty of Science, Sana’a University.
  • 1989–1990 Geological Engineer, Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation.
  1. Supervision of Research Works

Engineering seismological consideration for the southern part of Yemen 2009.

Engineering and Geophysical studies for Ataq City- Shabwa Yemen 2008.

  1. Research work:

Coordinator of the Yemeni –Egyptian team for monitoring the Earth Crustal Movement.

Establishing the local geodetic network (Sana’a – Dhamar _ Hodeidah – Aden – Mukalla – Sayeun).

Coordinator of the Yemeni- Portugal (Lisbon University) Team for monitoring the earth

Crustal deformation.

Establishing Permanent GPS station in Sana’a and Socotra and preparing to establish the third permanent GPS station in Aden.

Conferences and Workshops:

Attended many Scientific Conferences and Workshops in Yemen & Egypt

Research and scientific papers

  • Text Boock in English (Seismisity of Yemen)
  • papers published in Scientific Jurnals:

The seismotectonic Environment for Yemen, 1995, Workshop on Seismic monitoring in the Eastern Med. Region. Nicosia –Cyprus (Abstract).

Seismicity of Yemen, 1998, Proc. Of the 6th Jordanian geological Conference, Amman –Jordan.

Seismic hazard considerations for Yemen 1999, Proc. 4th International Conference on Geology of the Arab World. GAW 4, Vol. 2 pp. 1106- 1120, Cairo –Egypt.

A study of crustal deformation along the Red Sea Region using deodetic and seismic data from Egypt and Yemen, 2005- ACTA Geophyiscal Polonica Vol. 53, No. 1.

Geodetic construction on rupturing of continental lithosphere along the Red Sea, 2006-Margins office NO. 17, Washingtion University, St Louis, MO 63130 USA.

GPS constraints on continental deformation in the Africa – Arabia – Eurasia continental collision zone and implications for the dynamics of plate interactions,2006- Journal of geophysical Research, Vol. 111, B05411, doi:10.1029/2005JB004551.

Geodynamical studies in the near east Mediterranean and Red Sea Regions using GPS and Seismological data analysis, 2006- Proc. 4th Internatuonal Symposium on Geophysics, Tanta, Egypt 317-339.

Historical Seismicity of Yemen. The seismio- Tectonic implications, 2008 the 5 th Gulf Seysmic Forum GSF V. Sana’a Yemen.

General trend movements in the southern Red Sea and Yemen Regions as deduced from geodetical and seismological data analyses, 2010- Journal of applied geophysics, Vol. 9, No. 1.

Microfacies analysis and depositional environments of Tertiary carbonate sequences in Socotra Island, Yemen,2011-Geological Bulletin of Turkey Vol. 54: (1-2), 57-80.

Tectonic stress pattern of the Gulf of Aden crust and Adjacent Regions, using the moment tensor solutions, 2012- the Egyptian Journal of applied geophysics, Vol. 11.

Dinosaur footprint sites in Arhab Area: An aspiring Geopark in Yemen, 2015- Geoheritage, Geoparks and Geotourism, Springer International Publishing Switzerland; In E. Errami et al. (eds.), From Geoheritage to Geoparks, Geoheritage, Geoparks and Geotourism, DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-10708-0_12.

Spatial distribution of shallow earthquake epicenters in Ibb Governorate ,Republic of Yemen ,2017-University of Aden Journal of Natural and Applied Sciences,Vol.21,No 1,85-97.

Estimation of Curie point depth in southwestern Yemen from spectral analysis of aeromagnetic data, 2020- Arabian Journal of Geosciences, doi: 10.1007/s12517-020-5196-0.