King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals
Chemical Engineering Department
Dr. Ibnelwaleed A. Hussein


Welcome   Education/Work    Honors & Awards   Courses    Research Projects    Graduate students

Publications    Memberships    Polymer Lab Tour    Links    Submit Questions


Supervision of Graduate Students

i. M.S. Theses, Completed


  1. Adam Giri, “Miscibility of butene-LLDPE in HDPE: Rheological and Molecular Simulation Study, January 2003, Thesis Supervisor.

  2. Tayyab Hameed, “Rheological and MD Simulation study of the miscibility of metallocene LLDPE in LDPE”, January 2003, Thesis Supervisor.

  3. Esam A. Mahmoud, “Performance Modification of Saudi-Asphalt Binders using SABIC Polymers”, January 2003, Thesis Committee Member.

  4. Saidu M. Waziri, “Protein Partitioning in pH-Responsive Polymeric Amino Acid and Associating Polymers”, May 2002, Thesis Committee Member.

  5. Sarfraz H. Abbasi, “Preparation and Characterization of Polypropylene Composite with Palm Fiber”, May 2003, Thesis Committee Member.

  6. Mohammad Faheem, A study of Tensile and microhardness properties of LDPE and m-LLDPE blends, June 2003, Thesis Committee Member.

  7. Chaudry, Rehan, “Investigation of Degradation of NBR and HNBR by Rheological, Light Scattering, and Molecular Modeling Techniques”. Jan. 2004, Co-Supervisor.

  8. Sharif F. Zaman, Diffusion and adsorption of hydrocarbons in molecular sieves by zero length column techniques”, Jan. 2004, Thesis Committee Member,

  9. M.H. Iqbal, “Effect of Polymer Type and Structure on Modification of Saudi Asphalt”, May 2004, Thesis Supervisor.

  10. 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.

  11. G.A. Al-Muntasheri, “Rheology of Gelling Polymers used in Reservoir Water-Shutoff Treatment”, Thesis Supervisor.

  12. M. Ashraful Islam, “Structure-Property Relationships in Metallocene LLDPE: Thermal, Mechanical and light scattering investigation, Thesis Supervisor.

  13. Abdullah S Sultan, “Rheological and Thermal Characterization of PEEK Derivatives used for Fuel Cell Membranes”, Co-Supervisor.

  14. Salam Al-Shammari, “Strength and Durability characteristics of aluminium joints bonded by rubber-modified and aluminium filled epoxy adhesives”, committee member.

  15. Suleiman Awwal, “Miscibility and Mechanical Properties of PP/LDPE Blends”, Thesis Supervisor.

  16. 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


  1. Wajdi Al-Sadat, “Viscoelastic Surfactants: Characterization and flow in Porous Media”, Thesis Supervisor.

  2. Rauf, MD Abdur, “Performance of Coposite SPEEK Membranes for Medium Temperature Fuel Cells”, Thesis Committee Member.

  3. Parvez, Mohammad Anwar, “Rheology of Metallocene Polyethylenes with Controlled Long Chain Branching”, Thesis Supervisor.

  4. Al-Lowemi, Saad H., “Development and Characterization of Novel Organic Corrosion Inhibitors”, Thesis Committee Member.

Copyright 2007 Chemical Engineering Department, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia