of Graduate Students
i. M.S. Theses, Completed
Adam Giri, “Miscibility of butene-LLDPE in HDPE:
Rheological and Molecular Simulation Study, January 2003,
Tayyab Hameed, “Rheological and MD Simulation
study of the miscibility of metallocene LLDPE in LDPE”, January
2003, Thesis Supervisor.
A. Mahmoud, “Performance Modification of Saudi-Asphalt Binders
using SABIC Polymers”, January 2003, Thesis Committee Member.
Saidu M. Waziri, “Protein Partitioning in
pH-Responsive Polymeric Amino Acid and Associating Polymers”,
May 2002, Thesis Committee Member.
Sarfraz H. Abbasi, “Preparation and
Characterization of Polypropylene Composite with Palm Fiber”,
May 2003, Thesis Committee Member.
Mohammad Faheem, A study of Tensile and microhardness properties
of LDPE and m-LLDPE blends, June 2003, Thesis Committee Member.
Chaudry, Rehan, “Investigation of Degradation of NBR and HNBR by
Rheological, Light Scattering, and Molecular Modeling
Techniques”. Jan. 2004,
Sharif F. Zaman, Diffusion and adsorption of hydrocarbons in
molecular sieves by zero length column techniques”, Jan. 2004,
Thesis Committee Member,
M.H. Iqbal, “Effect of Polymer Type and Structure
on Modification of Saudi Asphalt”, May 2004, Thesis
M.S. Mozamder, “Influence of hudrophobe type and
Content on Rheological and light scattering Properties of
Amphilic Polyelectrolytes: Characterization and application in
Coagulation/Flocculation”, May 2004, Thesis Committee Member.
G.A. Al-Muntasheri, “Rheology of Gelling Polymers
used in Reservoir Water-Shutoff Treatment”,
M. Ashraful Islam, “Structure-Property
Relationships in Metallocene LLDPE: Thermal, Mechanical and
light scattering investigation, Thesis Supervisor.
Abdullah S Sultan, “Rheological and Thermal
Characterization of PEEK Derivatives used for Fuel Cell
Salam Al-Shammari, “Strength and Durability
characteristics of aluminium joints bonded by rubber-modified
and aluminium filled epoxy adhesives”, committee member.
Suleiman Awwal, “Miscibility and Mechanical
Properties of PP/LDPE Blends”, Thesis Supervisor.
M.A. Karim, “Influence of Polymer Structure on
the Morphology of Polyolefins and their Blends: MD Simulation
Study”, Thesis Supervisor.
ii) M.S. Theses, In Progress
Wajdi Al-Sadat, “Viscoelastic Surfactants:
Characterization and flow in Porous Media”, Thesis Supervisor.
Rauf, MD Abdur, “Performance of Coposite SPEEK
Membranes for Medium Temperature Fuel Cells”, Thesis Committee
Parvez, Mohammad Anwar, “Rheology of Metallocene
Polyethylenes with Controlled Long Chain Branching”,
Al-Lowemi, Saad H., “Development and
Characterization of Novel Organic Corrosion Inhibitors”, Thesis