Publications in Refereed Journals

1.       M.B. Amin and R.N. Maddox, "Estimate Viscosity Vs Temperature", Hydrcarbon Processing, pp. 132 - 137, Dec. 1980.

2.       M.B. Amin, S.A. Beg and I. Hussain, "Arab Heavy Crude Study Focuses on Kinematic Viscosity", Oil and Gas Journal, pp. 58 - 61, Feb. 20, 1984.

3.       A.G. Maadhah, S.H. Hamid and M.B. Amin, "Overview of the Petrochemical Industry in Saudi Arabia", The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 10, 4(1-30), 1985

4.       F. Butt, F. Rahman, A. Al-Abdallah, H. Al-Zahrani, A. Maadhah and M. Amin, "Field Trials of Hybrid Acid-Additive Treatment for Control of Scale in MSF Plant," Desalination, 54, 307-320, 1985.

5.       M.B. Amin and A.M. Usmani, "Suspension Graft Polymerization of Methyl Methacrylate onto Selected Backbones", J. Macromol. Sci.-Chem., A22(9), pp. 1271-1276.  

6.       M.B. Amin, A.G. Maadhah and A.M. Usmani, "Natural Vegetable Fibers: A Status Report", Renewable-Resource Materials - New Polymer Sources, pp. 29-39, 1985.

7.       A.G. Maadhah, M.B. Amin, and A.M. Usmani, "Suspension Graft Polymerization by Chain Transfer, Polymer Bulletin-Springer Verlag 14, 433-438 (1985

8.       M.B. Amin, A.G. Maadhah, and A.M. Usmani, "Applications of Organic Electrochemistry in the Preparation of Chemicals and Polymer Intermediates," Journal of Macromolecular Science - Chemistry, A22(12), pp. 1659-1672 (1985).  

9.       S.A. Beg, M.B. Amin and I. Hussain, "Characterization of Arab Medium Crude Fractions with Emphasis on Kinematic Viscosity Temperature Behavior", Fuel and Technology Int'l., 4(3), 287-302, 1986.  

10.     S.A. Beg, M.B. Amin and I. Hussain, "Generalized Kinematic Viscosity - Temperature Correlation for Undefined Petroleum Fractions", The Chemical Engineering Journal, 38, 123-136, 1987.  

11.     F. Mahmud, I. Hussain, Ali G. Maadhah, and  M.B. Amin, "Monitoring Short-term Weathering Effects on uPVC Pipes by GPC," Arabian Journal of Science Engineering, 13, 4(613-617), 1988.  

12.     S. A. Beg, M.B. Amin and I. Hussain, "Characterization of Arab Berri (Extra Light) Crude Fractions with Emphasis on Kinematic Viscosity - Temperature Behavior", Fuel Science and Technology Int'l., 6(3), 291-308, 1988.

13.     S.H. Hamid, A.G. Maadhah, F.S. Qureshi and M.B. Amin, "Weather-Induced Degradation of Polyethylene: Infrared Spectroscopic Studies", The Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 13, 4(105-531), 1988.  

14.     S.A. Beg, A.H. Al-Mutawa and M.B.Amin, "Arab Light Crude Study Focuses on Kinematic Viscosity", Fuel Science and Technology Int'l., 7(2), 187-205, 1989.

15.     F.S. Qureshi, S.H. Hamid, A.G. Maadhah and M.B. Amin, "Role of Degradable Plastic Packaging Materials in Tropical Areas", Progress in Rubber and Plastic Technology, 5, 1(1-14), 1989.

16.     F.S. Qureshi, S.H. Hamid, A.G. Maadhah and M.B. Amin, "Weather-Induced Degradation of Plastic Pipes", Polymer Plastics Technology and Engineering, 28 (7&8): 663-670, 1989.  

17.     S.H. Hamid, F.S. Qureshi, M.B. Amin and A.G. Maadhah, "Weater-Induced Degradation of LLDPE: Calorimetric Analysis", Polymer Plastics Technology and Engineering, 28 (5&6): 475-492, 1989.

18.     F.S. Qureshi, M.B. Amin, A.G. Maadhah and S.H. Hamid, "Weather-Induced Degradation of Plastics: Mechanical Properties", Journal of Polymer Engineering, 9(1): 67-84, 1990.  

19.     S.H. Hamid, M.B. Amin, A.G. Maadhah and A.M. Jarallah, "Polymer Lifetime Studies in Hostile Environment", Polymeric Materials Science and Engineering, Vol. 67: 399-400, 1992.

20.     Shafakat A. Beg, Mohamed B. Amin and Ahmed H. Al-Mutawa, "Characterization of Kuwaiti Crude TBP-Fractions with Emphasis on Kinematic Viscosity-Temperature Behavior", Fuel Sci., & Tech. Int'l., 11(10), pp. 1367-1385, 1993.

21.     Mohamed B. Amin and Shafakat A. Beg., "Kinematic Viscosity-Temperature Behavior of Heavy TBP-fractions (455+o C) of Arabian Crude Oils", Fuel Sci. & Tech. Int'l., 11(10), 1425-1439 (1993).

22.     Mohamed B. Amin and Tahir Husain, "Kuwaiti Oil Fires - Air Quality Monitoring", Atmospheric Environment, Vol. 27A, pp. 001-013, (1993).

23.         Tahir Husain and Mohamed B. Amin, "Kuwaiti Oil Fires - Particulate Monitoring", Atmospheric Environment, Vol. 28, pp. 001-014, (1994).

24.          M.B. Amin, S.H. Hamid and F. Rahman “Prediction of Mechanical Properties of Weather Induced Degraded Plactics in Saudi Arabia” Journal of Polymer Sci.,  (1995

25.         M.B. Amin, S.H. Hamid and F. Rahman “Photo-Oxidative Degradation of Polyethylene Greenhouse Films in a Harsh Climate” Journal of Polymer Eng.,  (1995).

26.    R. Chaudharry, I. Hussein, M. B. Amin; B. Abu-Sharkh, "Thermomechanical Degradation of Hydrogenated Nitrile Butadiene Rubbers: Rheological Investigation", Journal of Applied Polymer Science (Accepted,2003)           

            Submitted:
 
1.              Mohammad H. Iqbal, Ibnelwaleed A. Hussein, Hamad I. Al-Abdul Wahhab, Mohamed B. Amin, “Rheological      Investigation of the Influence of Acrylate Polymers on the Modification of Asphalt”, Polymer Engineering & Science, submitted.
 
2.     Ghaithan A. Al-Muntasheri, Ibnelwaleed A. Hussein, Hisham A. Nasr-El-Din, Mohamed B. Amin,     “ViscoelasticProperties of an Organically x-linked Water Shutoff Polymeric Gel”, Applied polymer Science.

Publications in Refereed International Conferences 

1.       M.B. Amin and N. Maddox, "Viscosity-Temperature Relationships for Some Crude Oil Fractions and Pure Liquids," 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, November 25-29, 1979, San Francisco, California. 

2.       D.S. Redwan and M.B. Amin, "Future Uses of Sulphur in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia," Proc. 2nd Arab Regional Conference on Sulphur and Its Usages in the Arab World, SANCST, Riyadh, 2-5, March 1985. (Abstracts - Eng. & Arab.)  

3.       F.H. Butt, A.G. Maadhah, and M.B. Amin, "Utilization of Sulphur Via Sulphuric Acid in Desalination Industry", Proc. 2nd Arab Regional Conference on Sulphur and Its Usages in the Arab World, Vol. II, pp. 49-65, SANCST, Riyadh, March 1985.

4.       Maadhah, Ali G., Amin, M.B. and Redwan, D., "Role of Catalysis in Controlling Environment Pollution Caused by Oil and Chemical Industry," (Text in Arabic) presented at a Conference sponsored by the Federation of Arab Scientific Research Council, Doha, Qatar (1986).

5.       A.K.K. Lee and M.B. Amin, "The Importance of Catalytic Processes in Petroleum and Petrochemical Industries in Saudi Arabia," Procs. The Second Nat. Meet. of Chem. pp. 289-313, Riyadh, March 1987.

6.       F.S. Qureshi, S.H. Hamid, A.G. Maadhah and M.B. Amin, "Degradation of Porcessing Plastic Pipes in a Tropical Climate", Procs. Plastic Pipes VII, The University of Bath, UK, Sept. 1988.

7.       S.H. Hamid, M.B. Amin and A.G. Maadhah, "Weathering Degradation of Plastics in Harsh Climate", Procs. Third National Meeting of Chemists, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, Mar. 1989.

8.       S.H. Hamid, M.B. Amin, A.G. Maadhah and J.H. Khan, "Weathering Degradation of Greenhouse Plastic Films", Procs. First Saudi Symposium on Energy, Utilization and Conversion, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 747-752, Mar. 1990.

9.       S.H. Hamid, M.B. Amin, J.H. Khan, A.G. Maadhah and A.M. Jarallah, "Lifetime of Agricultural Plastics in Harsh Climate", Procs. American Chemical Society (ACS) 201st National Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, Apr. 14-19, 1991.

10.     S.H. Hamid, A.G. Maadhah, A.M. Al-Jarallah, M.B. Amin, and J.H. Khan, "Degradable Plastics and Its Useful Lifetime", Procs. 49th Annual Technical Conf. (ANTEC'91), Montreal, Canada 2167-2169, 1991.

11.     M.B. Amin, S.H. Hamid, A.G. Maadhah, A.M. Jarallah, and I.I. Abu-Abdoun, "Effect of Weather on Plastics in Saudi Arabia", Procs. of the Third Saudi Engineering Conference, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 659-665, 1991

12.     M.B. Amin, S.H. Hamid, A.G. Maadhah, A.M. Al-Jarallah, "Studies on Photo-oxidation of LLDPE and HDPE Blends", Procs. of the American Chemical Socieity (ACS), Division of Polymeric Materials: Science and Engineering (PMSE), Fall Meeting, Wash., D.C., USA, 67, 397-398, 1992.

13.     Mohamed B. Amin,  "Environmental and Health Impact Assessment Study in the Arabian Gulf Region Due to Oil Spill and Kuwaiti Oil Fires".  Procs. Vol. 1, pp. 121-148, 1st Bahrain Int'l. Conf. on Env., 24 - 26 Feb. 1992, Bahrain

14.     Mohamed B. Amin and Tahir Husain,  "Regional Environmental Impact Assessment - Kuwaiti Oil Fires" (Abstract).  World Meteorological Organization, Global Atmosphere Watch, Final Draft Report of the 2nd WMO Meeting of Experts to Assess the Response to and Atmospheric Effects of Kuwait Oil Fires - (Called in collaboration with UNEP), May 25 - 29, 1992, Geneva, Switzerland.

15.         M.B. Amin, and T. Husain, " The Impact of Gulf War on the Environment".  Proc. of the 4th Genl. Conf. of the Third World Academy of Sciences, Kuwait, Nov. 1992

16.     M.B. Amin,“Oil Pol, APC Based Oil Spill Fate and Transport Model for the             Arabian Gulf Silver Jubille.Conference Exposition Organized by GACOMAO in Bahrain from Apr.22 to 23,1977         

17.     Ghaithan A. Al-Muntasheri, Hisham A. Nasr-El-Din, Mohamed B. Amin, Ibnelwaleed A.   Hussein "     Squeeze Flow of Polymeric Gels used in Water Shut-off Treatments ". 4 th Pacific Rim Conference on Rheology, Shanghai, China Aug. 7-11,2005  

18.        Mohammad H. Iqbal, Ibnelwaleed A. Hussein, Hamad I. Al-Abdul Wahhab, Mohamed B. Amin, “Rheological Investigation of the Influence of Acrylate Polymers on the Modification of Asphalt”, accepted for presentation in the 21st Polymer Processing Society Meeting, June 19-23, 2005, Leipzig, Germany.
 
19.        . Rehan A. Chaudry, Ibnelwaleed A. Hussein, M.B. Amin, Basel F. Abu Sharkh, “Thermomechanical Degradation of HNBR: Rheological and Light Scattering Investigation”, presented at the 20th Meeting of the Polymer Processing Society, Akron, OH, June 20-24, 2004.
 
20.        . Ghaithan A. Al-Muntasheri, Ibnelwaleed A. Hussein, Hisham A. Nasr-El-Din, Mohamed B. Amin, “Viscoelastic Properties of an Organically x-linked Water Shutoff Polymeric Gel”, accepted for presentation at Kuwait Oil and Gas Conference and Exhibition 2005, March 7-9, 2005.
 

                    

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