Reda Amer Reda M. Amer
Professor of practice

Phone: 504-862-3220
Fax: 504-865-5199
Email: ramer1@tulane.ed

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Room 209 Blessey Hall
New Orleans, LA 70118


Ph.D., Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO, 2011 Certificate
Advanced Remote Sensing and GIS, Saint Louis University, 2011
M.S. Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt, 2005
B.S. Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt, 2000

Research Interests

Remote Sensing Geographic Information System (GIS)
Environmental Geology


Reda Amer, Robert Ripperdan, Wang Tao, John Encrancian (2012).  Groundwater Exploration and Management in the Arid and Semi-arid Regions:  Case Study, Central Eastern Desert of Egypt.  Journal of African Earth Sciences, 69, 13-25.

Reda Amer, Timothy Kusky, Ahmed El Mezayen (2012).  Remote sensing detection of gold related alteration zones of Um Rus Area, Central Eastern Desert of Egypt.   Journal of Advances in Space Research, 49, 121-135.

Reda Amer, Mohamed Sultan, Robert Ripperdan, John Encrancian (2012).   Structural architecture for development of marginal extensional sub-basins in the Red Sea active rift zone.  International Journal of Geoscience, 3, 133-152.

Reda Amer, Mohamed Sultan, Robert Ripperdan, Abduwasit Ghulam, Timothy Kusky (2012).  An integrated approach for groundwater potential zoning in the shallow fracture zone aquifers.   International Journal of Remote Sensing.

Reda Amer, Timothy Kusky, Abduwasit Ghulam, (2010).  Lithological mapping in the Central Eastern Desert of Egypt using ASTER data.  Journal of African Earth Sciences, 56, 75-82.

Courses Taught

EENS 3150/6150 - Introduction to Geograpic Information Systems
EENS 3151/6151 - Laboratory to accompany Introduction to Geographic Information Systems
EENS 4030-6030 Advanced GIS
EENS 4081/6081 - Introduction to Remote Sensing
EENS 4440/6444 - Introduction to Geophysics
EENS 1110 - Physical Geology

101 Blessey Hall, New Orleans, LA 70118, 504-865-5198