Recent Publications



Refereed Journal Publications


1. A. Al-Mulhem, A. Mekki and I. Nasser, "Resonant Elastic and Electron Capture by Al-like P2+ and S3+ Ions at Low Energies", Arabian Journal of Science & Engineering 17-2A (1992) 167.

2. A. Mekki, A. Al-Mulhem and I. Nasser, "Resonance Excitation Cross Section of Al-like P2+ and S3+ Ions at Low Energies", Arabian Journal of Science & Engineering 18-3 (1993) 383.

3. A. Mekki and I. Nasser, "Resonant Electron Capture Cross-Section for PIII", Arabian Journal of Science & Engineering 19-4A (1994) 707.

4. A. Mekki, D. Holland, C.F. McConville and M. Salim, "An XPS Study of Iron Sodium Silicate Glass Surfaces", Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 208 (1996) 267-276.

5. A. Mekki, D. Holland and C.F. McConville, "Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study of Copper Sodium Silicate Glasses"', Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 215 (1997) 271-282.

6. A. Mekki, D. Holland, Kh. A. Ziq and C.F. McConville, "XPS and Magnetization Studies of Cobalt Sodium Silicate Glasses", Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 220 (1997) 267-279.

7. A. Mekki, D. Holland, Kh. A. Ziq and C.F. McConville, "Magnetization and XPS Studies of the Redox State of Copper in Sodium Silicate Glasses", Physics and Chemistry of Glasses 39 (1998) 45-50.

8. A. Mekki and Kh. A. Ziq, "Magnetic Properties of a SiO2-Na2O-Fe2O3 Glass and Glass Ceramic", Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 189 (1998) 207-213.

9. D. Holland, I.A. Gee, A. Mekki, M.D. Bowdry and C.F. McConville, "Photoelectron spectroscopy of glass fracture surfaces -relevance to bulk structure" Topical Issues in Glass, Vol.II (1998) 9.

10. I.A. Gee, A. Mekki, M.D. Bowdry, C.F. McConville and D. Holland, "Photoelectron spectroscopy of iron sodium silicate glass", Topical Issues in Glass, Vol.II (1998) 39.

11. J.A. Johnson, C.E. Johnson, D. Holland, A. Mekki, P. Appleyard and M.F. Thomas, "Transition metal ions in ternary sodium silicate glasses: a Mossbauer and neutron study'', Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 246 (1999) 104-114.

12. A. Mekki and M. Salim, "XPS study of transition metal doped silicate glasses'', Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 101 (1999) 227-232.

13. D. Holland, A. Mekki, I.A.Gee, C.F. McConville, J.A. Johnson, C.E. Johnson, P. Appleyard and M. Thomas, "The structure of sodium iron silicate glass-a multi technique approach", Journal of  Non-Crystalline Solids 253 (1999) 192.

14. A. Mekki, D. Holland, kh.A. Ziq and C.F. McConville, "Structural and magnetic properties of iron sodium germanate glasses ", Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 272 (2000) 179.

15. I.A.Gee, R. Hussin, D. Holland,  C.F. McConville and A . Mekki, "X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy study of the germanate anomaly in the Na2O-GeO2 system", Physics and Chemistry of Glasses 41 (2000) 175.

16. A. Mekki, "Magnetic properties of Fe-ions in a silicate glass and ceramic", Physica Status Solidi A 272 (2000) 179.

17. D. Holland, I.A. Gee, A. Mekki and C.F. McConville, "The role of surface science in the determination of glass structure", Physics and Chemistry of Glasses 42 (2001) 247.

18. Kh. A. Ziq and A. Mekki, "Environmental effect on the magnetic properties of Fe ions in silicate and germanate glasses and ceramics", Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 293 (2001) 688.

19. A. Mekki, Kh. A. Ziq, D. Holland and C.F. McConville, "An XPS study of Sodium Praseodymium Silicate Glass Structure", Physics and Chemistry of Glasses 43 (2002) 41.

20. A. Mekki, Kh. A. Ziq, D. Holland  and C.F. McConville, "Magnetic properties of prseodymium ions in SiO2-Na2O-Pr2O3 glasses", Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials  (2003).

21. A. Mekki, G.D. Khattak, D. Holland, F.S. Fodor and L.E. Wenger, Structure and magnetic properties of vanadium sodium-silicate glasses, Journal of  Non-Crystalline Solids (2003)

22. A. Mekki, "An XPS study of lead vanadate glasses", Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 28A (2003) 73.

23. A. Mekki, G.D. Khattak and L.E. Wenger, "Structure and magnetic properties of lead vanadate glasses", J. Non-Crystalline Solids (in press, 2003)

24. G.D. Khattak, A. Mekki and A.M. Al-Shukri, "X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy study of copper tellurite glasses", (submitted, 2003)

 

Conference Publications

1. D. Holland, A. Mekki, I.A. Gee, C.F. McConville, J.A. Johnson, C.E. Johson, M. Thomas and P. Applyeard, "The structure of iron sodium silicate glasses- a multi-technique approach",Published in the proceedings of the 18th International Congress on Glass, 5-10 July, 1998, San-Francisco, California, USA.

2. A. Mekki "Study of the Redox State of Transition Metal Silicate Glass Surfaces by X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy", Published in the Proceedings of the 12th Interna tional Conference on Vacuum Ultraviolet Radiation Physics, August 3-8, 1998, San Francisco, California, USA.

3. A. Mekki and Kh. A. Ziq, "Magnetization study of an amorphous Ge-Na-Fe material", Published in the Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Low Temperature Physics (LT22), August 4-12, 1999, Helsinki, Finland.

4. Kh. A. Ziq and A. Mekki, "Comparative study of the magnetic properties of Fe-ions in silicate and germanate glasses", Published in the Proceedings of the 22nd International Conference on Low Temperature Physics (LT22), August 4-12, 1999, Helsinki, Finland.

5. A. Mekki, "XPS study of the local structure of vanadium silicate amorphous system" , published in the proceedings of the First Saudi Science Conference, 2001, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

6. Kh. A. Ziq and A. Mekki, "On the magnetic behavior of Fe-ions in sodium silicate and sodium germinate glasses", published in the proceedings of the First Saudi Science Conference, 2001, KFUPM, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

7. J.A. Johnson, D. Holland, A. Mekki, Kh. A. Ziq and C.F. McConville,"The structure of glasses by pulsed neutron diffraction and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy", International Conference on Advanced Ceramics and Glasses, November 4-8, 2001, Hawaii, USA.