Dr. Ali Moustafa Mosharafa Pasha (11 July 1898 – 16 January 1950 ) was an Egyptian theoretical physicist. He was professor of applied mathematics in the Faculty of Science at Cairo University, and also served as its first dean.
Regarding Shaab Abu Nuhas. Establishing the identity of the wrecks has been an ongoing saga for ages and the arguments have been taken to the point of pie-throwing.
Um Gammar means Mother of the Moon. Some say that it was the shape of the island that gave it its name, some say it was because of the colour and some say that this island actually is the moon’s mother.