Publications

      Refereed Journals

 

1.         Gultekin, S., Ali, S.A., Al-Saleh, M.A.

            "Effects of Hydrogen Sulfide, Ammonia and Water on Catalytic Hydrogenation of Propylbenzene"

            Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 10, 2 (1985) 159-171

 

2.         Gultekin, S., Al-Ohali, M.S., Al-Saleh, M.A.

            "Effects of Hydrogen Sulfide and Water on Catalytic Hydrodenitrogenation of Quinoline: Part 1: Behavior of Reaction Mixture"

            Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 10, 3 (1985) 265-272

 

3.         Gultekin, S., Al-Ohali, M.S., Al-Saleh, M.A.

            "Effects of Hydrogen Sulfide and Water on Catalytic Hydrodenitrogenation of Quinoline:  Part 2: Kinetic Modeling"

            Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 10, 3 (1985) 273-280

 


 

4.         Al-Saleh, M.A., Celiker, H.

            "Chemisorption of CO, CO2, H2 and CH4 on Methanation Catalysts Containing Nickel and Molybdenum"

            Chemie Ingenieur Technik, 59 (4), (1987) 328

 

5.         Al-Saleh, M.A., Al-Ahmadi, M.S., Shalabi, M.A.

            "Kinetic Study of Ethylene Oxidation in a Berty Reactor"

            The Chemical Engineering Journal, 37 (1988) 35-41

 

6.         Gultekin, S., Khaleeq, M., Al-Saleh, M.A.

            "Combined Effects of Hydrogen Sulfide, Water, and Ammonia on Liquid Phase Hydrodenitrogenation of Quinoline"

            Ind. and Eng. Chem. Research, 28 (1989) 729

 

7.         Gultekin, S., Khaleeq, M., Al-Saleh, M.A.

            "Kinetics of Hydrodenitrogenation of Quinoline in the Presence of H2S, H2O, and NH3 Using Integral Reactor "

            The Chemical Engineering Journal, 46 (1991) 79-89

 

8.         Al-Saleh, M.A., Duffuaa, S., Al-Marhoun, M.A., Al-Zayer, J.

            "Impact of Oil Production on Petrochemical Industry in Saudi Arabia"

            Energy, The International Journal,Vol.16, No.8 (1991) 1089-1099

 

9.         Celiker, H., Al-Saleh, M.A., Gultekin, S., Al-Zakri, A.S.

            "A Mathematical Model for the Performance of Raney Metal Gas Diffusion Electrodes"

            J. Electrochemical So., Vol. 138, No. 6, June 1991 (p. 1671-1681)

 

10.       Duffuaa, S.O., Al-Zayer, J., Al-Marhoun, M.A., Al-Saleh, M.A.

            "A linear Programming Model for Oil Production, Gas Processing, Distribution in Saudi Arabia"

            J. Opl Res. Soc. Vol. 43, No. 11, pp. 1035-1045 (1992)

 

11.       Gultekin, S., Al-Saleh, M.A., Al-Zakri, A.S., A.I. Inamah.

            "Unsteady State Performance of Porous Gas Diffusion Ni Electrode in Alkaline Fuel Cells"

            AJSE, Volume 17, Number 7A, pp 465-474 (1992)

 

12.       Gultekin, S., Al-Saleh, M.A., Al-Zakri, A.S.

            "Effect of CO Impurity in H2 on the Performance of Ni/PTFE Diffusion Electrodes in Alkaline Fuel Cells"

            International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 19, No. 2 (1994)    pp. 181-185

 

13.       Al-Saleh, M.A., Gultekin, S., Al-Zakri, A.S., Celiker, H.

            "Effect of Carbon Dioxide on the Performance of Ni/PTFE and Ag/PTFE Electrodes in an Alkaline Fuel Cell"

            Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, 24 (1994) 575-580

 

14.       Al-Saleh, M.A., Gultekin, S., Al-Zakri, A.S., Celiker, H.

            "Performance of Porous Nickel Electrode for Alkaline H2/O2 Fuel Cell"

            International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 19, No. 8 (1994)         pp. 713-718

 

15.       Gultekin, S., Al-Zakri, A.S., Al-Saleh, M.A., Celiker, H., W. Shnurberger

            "Experimental Studies and Electrochemical Kinetic Parameters of Raney-Silver Gas Diffusion Electrode in Hydrogen - Oxygen Fuel Cell"

            AJSE, Vol. 20, No. 4A (1995), pp. 43-49

 

16.       Al-Saleh, M.A., Gultekin, S., Sleem ur-Rahman, Al-Zakri, A.S.

            "Modified Flooded Spherical Agglomerate Model for Gas Diffusion Electrodes in Alkaline Fuel Cell"

            Journal of Power Sources, Vol. 55, No. 1 (1995) pp. 43-49

 

17.       Shalabi, M.A., Zaidi, S.A., and Al-Saleh, M.A.,

            "Effect of Reduction Conditions  on Activity of Ni/Al2O3 Catalyst for a Methanation Reaction"

            Chemical Engineering Communication, Vol. 157 (1997) pp. 23-33

 

18.       Shalabi, M.A., Al-Saleh, M.A., Beltramini, J., Al-Harbi, D.K.

            "Current Trends in Chemical Reaction Engineering Education"

            Chemical Engineering Education, Spring (1996), pp. 146-149

 

19.       Sleem-ur-Rahman, Al-Saleh, M.A., Al-Zakri, A.S., Gultekin, S.

            “Preparation of Raney-Ni Gas Diffusion Electrode by Filtration Method for Alkaline Fuel Cells”

            Journal of Applied Eletrochemistry, 27 (1997) pp. 215-220

 

20.       Al-Saleh, M.A., Gultekin, S., Al-Zakri, A.S., Khan, A.A.A.

            “Steady-State Performance of Copper Impregnated Ni/PTFE Gas Diffusion Electrode in Alkaline Fuel Cell”

            Int. Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 21, No. 8 (1996), pp. 657-661

 

21.       Gultekin, S., Al-Saleh, M.A., Al-Zakri, A.S., Khan, A.A.A.

            “Deactivation Studies on the Porous Ni-Gas Diffusion Electrode in H2/O2 Alkaline Fuel Cell”

            Int. Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 21, No. 6 (1996), pp. 485-489

 

22.       Sleem-ur-Rahman, M. A. Al-Saleh, and A. S. Al-Zakri, “Experimental Parametric Study on Preparation of Gas Diffusion Elecrtrodes for Alkaline Fuel-Cells by Filtration Method”.  Journal of Power Sources, Vol. 72 (1998) 71-76.

 

23.              M. A. Al-Saleh, Sleem-ur-Rahman, S. M. M. J. Kareemudin, and A. S. Al-Zakri, “Novel Methods of Stabilization of Raney Nickel Catalyst for Fuel Cell Electrodes”. Journal of Power Sources, Vol. 72 (1998) 159 - 164.

24.              S. U. Rahman*, M. A. Al-Saleh "Kinetic Studies of Leaching Process of Raney-Silver Catalyst" The Chemical Engineering Journal, 72 (3) 229-233(1999).

25.              An experimental study on natural convection from vetical surface embeded in porous media” S.U. Rahman, M.A. Al-Saleh and R.N. Sharma, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 39, 214-218 (2000).

26.              M.A. Ali, T. Kimura, Y. Suzuki, M.A. Al-Saleh, H. Hamid, T. Inui, “Hydrogen Spillover Phenomon in Nobel Metal Modified Clay-based Hydrocracking Catalysts”, Applied Catalysis A. General 277 (2002) 63-72.

27.              Al-Saleh, M.A., M.M. Hossain and M.A. Shalabi, T. Kimura, T. Inui (2003)  Hydrogen spillover effects on pt-rh modified co-clay catalysts for heavy oil upgrading.  Applied Catalysis A: General 253, pp. 453-459.

28.              Ali, M.A. T. Kimura, Y. Suzuki, M. A. Al-Saleh, H. Hamid, T. Inui (2002).  Hydrogen spillover phenomon in nobel metal modified clay-based hydrocracking catalysts.  Applied Catalysis A. General 277, pp. 63-72.

29.             M.M. Hossain, M.A. Al-Saleh, M.A. Shalabi, T. Kimura, T. Inui (2004).  Thiophene hydrodesulfurization over noble metal modified co-clay catalyst.  Applied Catalysis A: General 274 (2004) 43-48

30.             M.M.Hossain,M.A.Al-Saleh,M.A.Shalabi,T.Kimura and T.Inui

(2004).   Pd-Rh promoted Co/HPS catalysts for heavy oil upgrading.Applied Catalysts A:General 278 ,pages 65-71

 

             31.         Rahman.F,Loughlin,K,AlSaleh,M.A,Saeed,M.R,Tukur,N,Hossain,M,Karim,K,Mamedov,A  “ Kinetics and            Mechanism of Partial Oxidation of Ethane to Ethylene and Acetic Acid over MoV type Catalysts “  Applied Catalysis  A : General 375 ( 2010) 17-25

 

 

 

 

  Technical Notes

 

1.         Al-Zakri, A.S., Gultekin, S., Al-Saleh, M.A., Celiker, H.

            "A Method of IR Drop Measurement with Current Interruption Technique: An Application to Half Cell Studies With Porous Gas Diffusion Electrodes "

            Journal of Applied Electrochemistry, 20 (1990) p. 1334.

 

 Conference Presentation and Publication in Proceedings:

 

            a)         International Conferences

1.        Shalabi, M., A., Al-Saleh, M.A., Al-Harbi, D.K.

           "Kinetic Modeling and Reactor Simulation of Methanol Synthesis Data" presented at the International Workshop on Kinetic Model Development at the Denver AICHE Meeting, August 28-31, 1983

 

2.        Gultekin, S., Al-Saleh, M.A., Al-Zakri, A,S., Celiker, H.

           "An Experimental Study on Performance of H2/O2 Alkaline Fuel Cell with Diffusion Electrodes"

           Presented in 9th  Miami International Conference on Energy and Environmental, 11-13 Dec,1989 Miami Beach, Florida, USA

           Published in the Conference Proceedings, Chapter 24

 

3.        Paper 12 in D.1 has been presented and included in the proceedings of the 9th World Hydrogen Energy Conference, Paris, France, June 22-25, 1992, Vol. 3, pp. 1455.

 

4.               Papers 20 and 21 in D.1 have been presented and included in the proceedings of the 10th World Hydrogen Energy Conference, Cocoa Beach, Florida, U.S.A., June 20-24, 1994, Vol. 3, pp. 1623-1637.

 

5.               Hydrocracking Activity Nobel Metal Modified Clay-Based Catalysts Compared with a Commercial Catalyst, Dr. Mohammed Ashraf Ali, Dr. T. Kimura, Dr. M. A. Al-Saleh, Prof. T. Inui, Dr. S. Halim Hamid, Mr. Y. Suzuki, 4th International Conference & Exhibition on Chemistry in Industry, October 30-31, 2000.

 

6.               M. A, AL-SALEH   H.H. Redhwi, M.A. Ali, S.A. Ali, T. Kimura, T. Luni,T.Okuhara and T.Ino (2000) , States of Saudi –Japanese Joint R&W ProgramFor the efficient production of cleatransportation fuel, proceeding of the OAPEC – IFP joint seminer, september 26- 28, Rueil Malmaison, France.

            b)         Local Conferences

 

1.         Al-Saleh, M.A., Gultekin, S., Al-Zakri, A.S., Celiker, H.

            "Kinetics of Electrochemical Reactions: An Overview, The Proceeding of the 3rd National Meeting of Chemists, 12-14 March 1989, KFUPM, pages (537 548)

 

2.         Yeboah, Y.D., Maadhah, A.G., Al-Saleh, M.A. and Shalabi, M.A., "Extent of Reduction of Steam Reforming Catalysts by Thermal Analysis Techniques" Proceedings of the 3rd Saudi Engineering Conference, Nov. 24-27, 1991, Vol. 2 pp. 507-511

 

3.         Yeboah, Y.D., Maadhah, A.G., Al-Saleh, M.A. and Shalabi, M.A., "Investigation of Reduction of Steam Reforming Catalysts by Statistical Experimental Design" Proceedings of the 3rd Saudi Engineering Conference, Nov. 24-27, 1991, Vol. 2 pp. 898-903

 

4.         Yeboah, Y.D., Maadhah, A.G., Al-Saleh, M.A., and Shalabi, M.A., "Reduction of Supported Nickel Catalysts" Technical Paper - Joint Saudi-Japanese Workshop on Petroleum Refining and Gas Conversion: Application of New Catalysts

 

5.         Gultekin, S., Al-Saleh, M.A., Al-Zakri, A.S., "Natural Gas to Fuel Cells: Effect of Carbonmonoxide", Technical paper.

            Joint Saudi - Japanese workshop on Petroleum Refining and Gas Conversion: Application of New Catalyst, Dhahran May 26-27, 1992

 

6.      H.Hamid, M.A. AL-Saleh , S.A. Ali, T. Inui, A.H. Abdulal, A.S Al- gamdi, development of high performance catalysts for heavy oil upgraing, presented at the 4th international conference in industry, bahrain, october 30 to november 1, 2001

7.        Shakeel Ahmad, A. Hassan, K. Alam, M.A. AL- Shalabi, M. A. AL-Saleh, Devolopment of high performance zeolite based hydrocracking catalyst. Proceedings of the middle East PETROTECH 2001, PN-107, Manama, bahrain , october 28- 31, 2001

8.   Ahmed S., R. Khan, M. A. Al-Saleh, M. Shalabi (2003).  Preparation,    characterization and catalytic evaluation of metal containing MCM-41 based       HDS catalysts, Presented at the PETROTECH 2003 Conference, October 2003, Manama, Bahrain

 

 

 

 

 

Reports

 

 

1.         "Research and Development on Catalysts Utilization and Catalytic Processes in Saudi Arabia"

            Final Report submitted to SABIC as a result of funded project (PN 21032) with Research Institute team from Division I, 1986

 

2.         Al-Saleh, M.A., Al-Marhoun, M.A., Duffuaa, S., and Al-Zayer, J.A. "Impact of Crude Oil Production on Petrochemical Industry Using Linear Programming", Volumes 1 and 2

            Final Report of the KACST Research Project No. AR-7-125, 1989

 

3.         Y.D. Yeboah, A.G. Maadhah, M.A. Al-Saleh and M.A. Shalabi, "Effects of Reduction Conditions on the Properties of Supported Nickel Catalysts", Volumes 1 and 2

            Final Report of the KACST Research Project No. AR-9-064, 1989

 

4.         A.S. Al-Zakri, Gultekin, S, Al-Saleh, M.A., "Kinetic Studies of Electrodes in Alkaline Fuel Cell" Volumes 1, 2 and 3

            Final Report on Phase I of the HYSOLAR Project between Saudi Arabia and Germany

 

5.         A.S. Al-Zakri, M.A. Al-Saleh, and S. Gultekin, “Fundamental Research on Electrode Production for Alkaline Fuel Cell”

            Final Report on Phase II of the HYSOLAR Project between Saudi Arabia and Germany for the period (1992-1995)

 

Workshop Publications

 

1.         "S. H. Hamid, M. A. Ali and M. A. Al-Saleh (KFUPM), E. Hayashi, E. Iwamatsu and Y. Sanada (Japan), “Studies on High Performance Catalysts Development for Heavy Oil Residue Hydrocracking OAPEC”.  IFP joint workshop on improving the efficiency in refining operations and its economical yield.  June 24-26, 1997, Renil-Malmaison, Paris, France.

 

2.         E. Iwamatsu, E. Hayashi and Y. Sanada (Japan), S. H. Hamid, Shakeel Ahmed, and M. A. Al-Saleh (KFUPM), “Development of Heavy Oil Hydrocracking Catalysts.  Characterization of Clay Based Catalysts”.  IFP joint workshop on improving the efficiency in refining operations and its economical yield.  June 24-26, 1997, Renil-Malmaison, Paris, France.

 

 Books

 

1.         Al-Saleh, M.A.

            "Resources and Development of Natural Gas", Chapter 4 in a book entitled "Petroleum Economics and Engineering", 2nd edition, edited by: H.K. Abdel-Aal, Bakr A. Bakr, and M.A. Al-Sahlawi, (1992)