Publications & Conferences

1.    I.A. Hussein, Sk. Asrof Ali, M.A. Suleiman, Y. Umar, “Rheological Behavior of associating ionic polymers based on diallylammonium salts containing single-, twin-, and triple-tailed hydrophobes”, European Polymer Journal,  Vol 46, No. 5, 1063-1073, 2010.

2.    M.A. Suleiman, I.A. Hussein “Implications of LDPE Branching and Mw on thermal and Mechanical Properties of PP/LDPE Blends”, Macromolecular Symposia, 263,  130-137, 2008.

3.    M.A. Suleiman, I.A. Hussein, M.C. Williams, “Rheological Investigation of the Miscibility of PP/LDPE Blends: Influence of Short Chain Branching of LDPE”, The Open Macromolecules Journal, Vol  5, 13-19, 2011.

4.    A. Al-Juhani, M.A Suleiman, “Study of the Effect of EPDM Structure on the Comaptibility of PP/LDPE Blends”, Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering, B-Engineering, in press

5.    M.A. Suleiman, I.A. Hussein, A. Meddad, B.F. Abu Sharkh,Influence of Tacticity on the Melt Miscibility of PP/LDPE Blends”, EUROPOLYMER 2007 Conference, Gargnano, Italy, May 27-June 1, 2007.

6.    M.A. Suleiman, I.A. Hussein, Influence of short chain branching on the Miscibility of PP/LDPE Blends”, EUROPOLYMER 2007 Conference, Italy, May 27-June 1, 2007

7.    M.A. Suleiman, A.A. Al-Juhani “Compatibilization of Polyethylene/Polypropylene Blends by the Addition of Different Types of EPDM”, 12th European Polymer Congress EPF'09, July 12-17, 2009, Graz, Austria.

8.    M.A. Suleiman, I.A. Hussein, Influence of Tacticity on Mechanical Properties of PP/LDPE Blends”, CHISA 2006 - 17th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering, Prague, 27-31 August, 2006.

Funded Projects

  • “Sulfur Based Polymer Development – Phase II”, SAUDI ARAMCO Funded Project; Team member; September, 2009 – Jan, 2011.

  • Sulfur Modification of Polymers for use in asphalt Binders, ARAMCO Funded Project; Team Member; July 21, 2007 - Dec 31, 2008.

  • Influence of Tacticity and Mw on the Compatibility of PPLDPE Blends: Rheological, Thermal, Mechanical, and Molecular Dynamics Simulation Study", KFUPM- SABIC Grant, Team Member;July 2005-November 2006