Insights into Current Conservation Practices
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Saleh Lamei has studied in both Egypt and Germany. He obtained his Ph.D. from the Technical University of Aachen (Germany), in 1966. He is Director-General of the Centre for Conservation and Preservation of Islamic Architectural Heritage (CIAH) in Cairo. He has also been emeritus professor of Islamic Architecture and Restoration at Alexandria University and at Beirut Arab University. Since 1975 he has also carried out many evaluation missions in the field of cultural heritage for UNESCO and ICOMOS in the Middle East and Europe. He was recently appointed the Egyptian Representative to the Supreme Arab Council for Urban Heritage.
Publication date: May 1, 2005