Jihad Hassan Al-Sadah, PhD

Physics Department,

Building 6, Room 145

Phone +966-3-860 4893

Fax     +966-3-860 2293

jhalsadah@kfupm.edu.sa

Educational Background

  

My Students (Research)

Research Interests

Presentations

Papers

Patents

Courses Taught at KFUPM

Weekly Schedule

Committee Work

Professional Links

Research Activities on Water Desalination/Cooling

 

                   Tedx Talk on Smart Water Conservation

 

Files & Links for Physics101 Students

Files & Links for Physics102 Students

 

MEPH 567. Term151

 

Research Interests:

  1. X-ray tubes design

  2. Water desalination

  3. Ultrasound beam forming

  4. Ultrasound angular imaging &Speed of Sound estimates in human tissues

  5. Modulating proton beams for treatment of cancer

Other Research Interests

  1. Solar energy concentration

  2. Fundamental transportation problems

  3. Buildings: energy and design

  4. Germanium oxidation & X-ray photoelectron Spectroscopy

  5.  

Research Projects

  • NSITP project titled "Self-cleaning Steered Solar Array", started March 2014

  • KFUPM internally funded project on electrostatic based desalination was approved and started on Sep2011

  • NSTIP project titled "Gaseous Convection Assisted Evaporation for Desalination and Cooling" started on March 2012

Educational Background:

1-                B.Sc. in physics (1996, KFUPM, Dhahran, SA)

2-                -B.Sc. in Mathematical Sciences (1996, KFUPM, Dhahran, SA)

3-                M. Sc. in Physics (1999, KFUPM, Dhahran, SA)

"XPS study of the growth kinetics of germanium oxide thin films obtained by thermal oxidation of germanium single crystals"

4-                M. Sc. in Medical Physics (2003, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)

5-                PhD in Medical Physics ( 2007, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)

"Ultrasound angular scatter imaging and sound speed determination with array transducers"

 

Presentations:

AlSadah, "On Water Conservation", radio talk, 08 March 2016, Nedda.AlIsalm Radio Station, Mecca, Saudi Arabia (in Arabic)

AlSadah, Tedx Talk on Smart Water Conservation, 29 Aug 2015, Qatif Saudi Arabia (in Arabic)

AlSadah_April2007_Presentation_US_speed_AngularScatter.pdf (copyright issue)

AlSadah_2006_Presentation_AAPM_SOS.pdf

AlSadah_2005_Presentation_AAPM_US-CT-Registration.pdf

AlSadah_2004_mPoster_AAPM_Interpolation.pdf

AlSadah_2003_Presentation_AAPM_SNR_DOP.pdf

AlSadah_2001_Presentation_Physics-intranet.pdf

AlSadah_2000_Presentation_XPS.pdf

AlSadah_2000_Presentation_Surface Techniques.pdf

 

Papers:

  M. Faizuddin, Jihad AlSadah, and Y. Osais, “Water Conservation using Smart Multi-User Centralized Mixing Systems”, in Proc. SAI Intelligent Systems Conference, pp. 362-370, IEEE, 2015. [link]

J Al-Sadah and J Zagzebski, " Ultrasound Angular Scatter Imaging: Beam Forming Method”, World Congress 2009, Munich, Germany; Sep 2009 [link]

AlSadah_Feb2001_Paper_XPS-GeOxication.pdf [link]

AlSadah_Oct2000_Paper_Pressure-GeOxication.pdf [link]

 

 

Dissertation:

AlSadah_August2007_PhD_Dissertation.pdf  (link)

AlSadah_Nov1999_Thesis_XPS-Ge.pdf

 

Courses Taught at KFUPM

  1. Medical Physics 567 (MEPH567): Physics of diagnostic Radiology (5)

  2. Medical Physics 573 (MEPH573): Advanced Imaging (1)

  3. Medical Physics 561 (MEPH561): Radiological Physics and dosimetry (2)

  4. Medical Physics 575 (MEPH575): Ultrasound Imaging (2)

  5. Medical Physics 582 (MEPH582): Lab in radiological Physics - Diagnostic Radiology (3)

  6. Medical Physics 585 (MEPH585): Lab in radiological Physics – Digital Radiology (1)

  7. Preparatory year physical sciences (PYP001) (3)

  8. General Physics I  (PHYS 101) (3) 

  9. General Physics II  (PHYS 102) (3)  

  10. Thermal and Statistical Physics (PHYS 430) (1)  

 

  1. J AlSadah and E Mogahed,  "Method for Wire Saw Excavation," ,KFUPM, U.S. Patent 9,144,921, 29 Sep 2015.

  2. J AlSadah,  "Flexible Belt Evaporator," ,KFUPM, U.S. Patent 9,079,119, 14 July 2015.

  3. J AlSadah and E Mogahed,  "Method for Wire Saw Excavation," ,KFUPM, U.S. Patent 9,068,454, 30 June 2015.

  4. J.Al-Sadah and T Mackie, "Fan Beam Modulator For Ion Beams Providing Continuous Intensity Modulation," WARF, U.S. Patent US9006677 B2, April 14, 2015.

  5. J. AlSadah, “Steering and Cleaning Mechanism for Reflector Arrays”,KFUPM, U.S. Patent 8,863,349; October 21, 2014

  6. Al-Sadah, Jihad Hassan. "Desalination system and method.", KFUPM, U.S. Patent 8,287,716; October 16, 2012

  7. Al-sadah, Jihad Hassan. "System for electrostatic desalination", KFUPM, U.S. Patent 8,287,710. Oct 16 2012

  8. Hill; P.M. , Mackie; T. R. , Al-Sadah; Jihad H. , "Heavy ion radiation therapy system with stair-step modulation", WARF, US Patent 8,269,196, September 18, 2012  

  9. J Al-Sadah, N Maalij, E Manssor “X-ray tube having a rotating and linearly translating anode”, KFUPM, US Patent 8,259,905, Sep 04, 2012

  10.  J Al-Sadah, “System Asynchronous Remote Steering of Reflectors”, KFUPM, US Patent 8,256,911, Sep 04, 2012.

  11. J Al-Sadah, Westerly; David C. (Madison, WI), Hill; Patrick M. (Madison, WI),  Mackie; Thomas R. (Verona, WI, “Areal modulator for intensity modulated radiation therapy”, WARF,US Patent 8,129,701,  March 06, 2012.

  12. J Al-Sadah, E Manssor, N Maalij, “X-ray tube having a rotating and linearly translating anode”, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), US Patent  7,852,987, Dec 14, 2010.

  13. Mackie; Thomas R. (Verona, WI), Flynn; Ryan T. (Iowa City, IA), Kissick; Michael William (Madison, WI), Al-Sadah; Jihad H. (Dhahran, SA), Westerly; David C. (Madison, WI), Hill; Patrick M. (Madison, WI), "Phantom for ion range detection", Wisconsin Alumnae Research Foundation (WARF), US Patent 7,714,309, May 11, 2010.

 Disclosures  

  1. J Al-Sadah  "Saving Thermally Rejected Water," ‘US14/701452.

  2. J Al-Sadah & N. Tabet  "Beam Splitting of Solar Light by Reflective Filters," ‘US14/324778.

  3. J Al-Sadah & N. Tabet  "Photovoltaic System for Spectrally Resolved Solar Light," ‘US14/462648.

  4. J Al-Sadah & E. Mokhiember  "Cleaning System for Tube& Shell Heat Exchanger," ‘US14/523201, 24 Oct 2014.

  5. J Al-Sadah  "Plate Heat Exchanger Designs To Allow Online Cleaning," ‘US14/798762, 28 April 2015. [KFUPM 36000.07]

  6. J Al-Sadah,  "Decoding Color For The Blind," ‘US14/321755 , 01 July 2014. [KFUPM 36000.08]

  7.  Al-Sadah and B. Abussaud, “Gaseous Density enhanced evaporation for cooling and desalination systems”, KFUPM, April 2010. [20110139600]

 

 

 

 

 

Committee Work

  • University

    • Computer Allowance Compensation: 2009-2010

    • KFUPM Textbook committee: 2008-2010

    • Yesser (eGoverment project): 2010

  • Department

    • Undergraduate Program committee 2008-2009,  2011-2012, & 2013-2014

    • NCAAA Committee  2013-2014, 2014-2015, 2015-2016

    • Textbook Committee  2013-2014

    • Search Committee 2008-2009

    • Webpage. Committee 2007-2008

  • In addition, I served as:

    • Technical Staff Coordinator 2008-2009

    • Safety officer: 2009-2010

  • adviced as consultant to evaluate a robotic surgery proposal for National Guard's Hospital

 

 

Professional Links

 

 

 

 

Weekly Schedule

Spring 2015-2016 (Term 161) -

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PERIODS

SUNDAY

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WED Thu
07:00-07:50   PHYS-101-13
(6-201)
     

08:00-08:50

  OH      

09:00-09:50

PHYS-101-LLF
(14-108)
PHYS-101-14
(6-201)
PHYS-101-LLF
(14-108)
  PHYS-101-LLF
(14-108)

10:00-10:5

MEPH-567
(6-166)
PHYS-101-15
(6-201)
MEPH-567
(6-166)
  MEPH-567
(6-166)

11:00-11:50

OH Seminar OH PHYS-Meeting PHYS-102-LLF
(24-120)

 

 

 

 

01:10 -02:00

OH Research     MEPH-567
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02:10-03:00 

OH Research     MEPH-567
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03:20-04:10

 OH

Research ME.SDP   MEPH-567
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04:20-05:10

         
05:20-06:10        

Dear Students: If you cannot make it to the listed office hours, send me an email.

 

 

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