• Ramdan Kareem 2017

  • National Ambulance - Training and Upcoming Course

  • Registration Instructions

  • Admission for the Fall Semester 2017/2018

  • Professional Diploma in Teaching

  • Sharjah 1st International Conference for Persons with Disabilities

  • The launch of the ideas and innovation Box

  • Art History and Museum Studies Program

  • Graduation of Spring 2017's Cohort of UOS Students

Hussain Alawadhi
  1. M. Naouar, I. Ka, M. Gaidi, H. Alawadhi, B. Bessais, M.A.El Khakani; Growth, structural and optoelectronic properties tuning nitrogen-doped ZnO thin films synthesized by means of reactive pulsed laser deposition; Materials Research Bulletin 57, 47-51 (2014).
  2. M. Naouar, I. Ka, M. Gaidi, H. Alawadhi, B. Bessais, M.A. El Khakani; Growth, structural and optoelectronic properties tuning of nitrogen-doped ZnO thin films synthesized by means of reactive pulsed laser deposition ; Materials Research Bulletin 57, pp. 47-51 (2014).
  3. R. Lauck, M. Cardona, R.K. Kremer, G. Siegle, J.S. Bhosale, A.K. Ramdas, H. Alawadhi, I. Miotkowski, A.H. Romero, A. Muñoz, A. Burger; Chemical vapor transport of chalcopyrite semiconductors: CuGaS2 and AgGaS2; J. Crystal Growth 401, pp. 708-711 (2014).
  4. A. H. Alami, A. Allagui, H. Alawadhi; Microstructural and optical studies of CuO thin films prepared by chemical aging of copper substrate in alkaline ammonia solution; J. Alloys and Compounds 617, pp. 542-546 (2014).
  5. Z. Darwish, H. A. Kazem, K. Sopian, M.A. Al-Goul, H. Alawadhi; Effect of dust pollutant type on photovoltaic performance; Renewable and Sustainable Energy Rev. 41, pp. 735-744 (2015).​

Abdul Hai Alami
  1. Abdul Hai Alami, ​Di Zhang, Camilia Aokal, Jehad Abed, Ideisan Abu Abdoun and Hussain Alawadhi, Fe-Cu Compounds in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Influence of Magnetic Field on Mesoporous Structure, International Journal of Thermal & Environmental Engineering, Vol. 11, No.1 (2016).
  2. Abdul Hai Alami, Afra Alketbi, Meera Almheiri and Jehad Abed, The Fe-Cu metastable nano-scale compound for enhanced absorption in the UV-Vis and NIR ranges, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions E: Materials for Energy Systems, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp.229-235, 2015.
  3. Abdul Hai Alami, Afra Alketbi, Meera Almheiri and Jehad Abed, Assessment of Al-Cu-Fe compound for enhanced solar absorption, International Journal of Energy Research, Accepted.
  4. Abdul Hai Alami, Huma Bilal, Modeling and Verification of an Acrylic Adhesive as a Hyperelastic Material, Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies, In press (2015)
  5. Abdul Hai Alami, Experimental assessment of compressed air energy storage (CAES) system and buoyancy work energy storage (BWES) as cellular wind energy storage options, Journal of Energy Storage, Vol. 1 C,  (2015), pp. 38-43.
  6. 6. Abdul Hai Alami, Synthetic clay as an alternative backing material for passive temperature control of photovoltaic cells, Energy, In press (2015).
  7. Tareq Salameh, Abdul Hai Alami and Sunden, Bengt, Experimental Investigation of the Effect of Variously–Shaped Ribs on Local Heat Transfer on the Outer Wall of the Turning Portion of a U-Channel inside Solar Air Heater, Heat and Mass Transfer, In press (2015).
  8. Abdul Hai Alami, Afra Alketbi and Meera Almheiri, Synthesis and microstructural and optical characterization of Fe-Cu metastable alloys for enhanced solar thermal absorption, Energy Procedia, 75 C, 410-416, 2015.
  9. Abdul Hai Alami, Microstructural, optical and thermal characterization of synthetic clay as a passive cooling medium, Energy Conversion and Management, Vol. 88C, pp. 442-446, 2014.
  10. A.H. Alami, Anis Allagui, and Hussain Alawadhi, Synthesis and optical properties of electrodeposited crystalline Cu2O in the Vis-NIR range for solar selective absorbers, Renewable Energy 82 (2015) 21-25.​


Najeh Jisrawi

  1. Thermal Neutron Scattering Cross Sections of Beryllium and Magnesium Oxides, Iyad Al-Qasir, Najeh Jisrawi, Victor Gillette, Abdallah Qteish, ANNALS OF NUCLEAR ENERGY 87:242. SEPTEMBER 2015.
  2. Elemental and Chemical Analysis of PM10 and PM" Indoor and Outdoor Pollutants in the UAE, NM Hamdan, H Alawadhi, N Jisrawi, International Journal of Environmental Science and Development, 6(8), 566 (2015).
  3. Simulation of the relativistic electron dynamics and acceleration in a linearly-chirped laser pulse, NM Jisrawi, BJ Galow, YI Salamin, Laser and Particle Beams 32 (04), 671-680, 2014.
  4. Elemental Identification, Chemical Speciation And Source Apportionment Of Pm10 And Pm2. 5 Indoor And Outdoor Air Pollution In The Uae, N M. Hamdan, H Alawadhi, N Jisrawi, Qatar Foundation Annual Research Conference. 2014.
  5. Electron laser acceleration in vacuum by a quadratically chirped laser pulse, YI Salamin, NM Jisrawi, Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 47 (2), 025601,2014.


Mounir Kaidi

  1. Anouar Hajjaji, Ater Atyaoui, Khaled Trabelsi, Mosbah Amlouk, Latifa Bousselmi, Brahim Bessais, My Ali El Khakani and Mounir Gaidi, Cr-Doped TiO2 Thin Films Prepared by Means of a Magnetron Co-Sputtering Process: Photocatalytic Application, American Journal of Analytical Chemistry, 2014, 5, 473-482.
  2. M. Naouar, I. Ka, M. Gaidi, H. Alawadhi, B. Bessais, M.A. El Khakani, Growth, structural and optoelectronic properties tuning of nitrogen-doped ZnO thin films synthesized by means of reactive pulsed laser deposition, Materials Research Bulletin 57 (2014) 47–51.
  3. Moez Salem, Mondher Ghrib, Brahim Bessais,  Hussain Alawadhi and Mounir Gaidi, Surface passivation of multicrystalline silicon wafers by porous silicon combined with an ultrathin nanoparticles aluminum coating film, J Mater Sci: Mater Electron, 25 (2014)  4326-4332.
  4. Anouar Hajjaji, Khaled Trabelsi, Atef Atyaoui, Mounir Gaidi, Latifa Bousselmi, Brahim Bessais, My Ali El Khakani, Photocatalytic activity of Cr-doped TiO2 nanoparticles deposited on porous multicrystalline silicon films,  Nanoscale Research Letters (2014), 9:543
  5. N. Janene, M. Salem, M. Ben Rabha, M. A. El Khakani, B. Bessais, H. Alawadhi, M. Gaidi, TiO2/porous silicon nanocomposite passivation coating for mc-Si wafers, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics: Volume 26, Issue 3 (2015), Page 1585-1590
  6. N. Somrani, L. Maaloul, H. Saidi, L. Stafford and M. Gaidi, Microstructural and optical properties tuning of BiFeO thin films elaborated by magnetron sputtering, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics (2015).
  7. M. Salem, Z. Yamlahi Alami, B. Bessais, A. Chahboun, M. Gaidi, Structural, optical and electrical properties of ZnO nanoparticles deposited on porous silicon substrates, accepted in journal of nanoparticles research (2015).
  8. Z.Yamlahi Alami,M. Salem, M. Gaidi, J.Elkhamkhami, EFFECT OF ZN CONCENTRATION ON STRUCTURAL AND OPTICAL PROPRIETIES OF ZNO THIN FILMS DEPOSITED BY SPRAY PYROLYSIS,  Advanced Energy: An International Journal (AEIJ), Vol. 2, No. 4, October 2015

Published books

  1. Mohamed Ben Rabha, Mounir Gaidi, Brahim Bessais, Traitement De Surface Du Silicium Multicristallin (French Edition), Feb 2014, Published by Editions Universitaires Europeennes ISBN 10: 6131581088 / ISBN 13: 9786131581083
  2. Mounir Gaidi, XAS investigation de Films minces de SnO2 dopés: analyses in-situ des corrélations entre la réponse électrique et le comportement des agrégats métalliques, 2014, in progess, Published by Editions académiques Francophones ISBN-10: 3838174240/ ISBN-13: 978-3838174242.
  3. Anouar Hajjaji, Mosbah Amlouk, Mounir Gaidi, Brahim Bessais, My Ali El Khakani, Chromium Doped TiO2 Sputtered Thin Films: Synthesis, Physical Investigations and Applications, SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology, ISBN: 978-3-319-13352-2 (Print) 978-3-319-13353-9 (Online), 2015.


Anis Allagui

  1. Anis Allagui, Hussain Alawadhi, Mustafa Mahmoud Alkaaby, Mounir Gaidi, Khalid Mostafa, and Yacoub Abdulaziz. Mott-schottky analysis of flower-like ZnO microstruc- tures with constant phase element behavior. Physica Status Solidi A: Applications and Materials Science, 2015
  2. B. J. Maundy, A. S. Elwakil, and A. Allagui. Extracting the parameters of the single- dispersion cole bioimpedance model using a magnitude-only method. Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 119(153–157), 2015
  3. G. Tsirimokou, C. Psychalinos, A. Allagui, and A.S. Elwakil. Simple non-impedance-based measuring technique for supercapacitors. Electronics Letters, 51(21):1699–1701, 2015
  4. Anis Allagui, Tareq Salameh, and Hussain Alawadhi. One-pot synthesis of composite NiO nanomaterials/graphitic carbon flakes with contact glow discharge electrolysis for electrochemical supercapacitors. International Journal of Energy Research, 39:1689– 1697, 2015
  5. Anis Allagui and Rolf Wüthrich. Nonequilibrium thermodynamics for the stability study of contact glow discharge electrolysis. Plasma Processes and Polymers, 12(7):691–697, 2015
  6. Anis Allagui, Tareq Salameh, and Hussain Alawadhi. Dendritic CuO structures synthe- sized by bipolar electrochemical process for electrochemical energy storage. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 750:107–113, 2015
  7. Anis Allagui and Ahmed Elwakil. On the N-shaped conductance and hysteretic behavior of contact glow discharge electrolysis. Electrochimica Acta, 168:173–177, 2015
  8. Anis Allagui, Nicolas Brazeau, Hussain Alawadhi, Fares Almomani, and Elena A. Baranova. Cathodic contact glow discharge electrolysis for the degradation of liquid ammonia solutions. Plasma Processes and Polymers, 12(1):25–31, 2015
  9. Abdul Hai Alami, Anis Allagui, and Hussain Alawadhi. Synthesis and optical properties of electrodeposited crystalline Cu2O in the Vis–NIR range for solar selective absorbers. Renewable Energy, 82:21–25, 2015

Kais Daoudi

  1. S. El Helali, K. Daoudi, M. Oumezzine, M. Oueslati, Electrical transport of epitaxial La0.7Ca0.3MnO3 thin films, Physica B, Accepted (20016).
  2. Z. Othmen, O. Copie. K. Daoudi, M. Boudard, P. Gemeiner, M. Oueslati, B. Dkhil, “Spin transitions in La0.7Ba0.3CoO3 thin films revealed by combining Raman spectroscopy and X-ray diffraction”, J. Appl. Phys. 120, 015308 (2016).
  3. C. Acha, A. Schulman, M. Boudard, K. Daoudi, and T. Tsuchiya, “Transport mechanism through metal-cobaltite interfaces”, Applied Physics Letters 109, 011603 (2016).
  4. M. Salem, S. Akir, T. Ghrib, K. Daoudi, M. Gaidi, “Fe-doping effect on the photoelectrochemical properties enhancement of ZnO films”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 685, 107 (2016).
  5. S. El Helali, K. Daoudi, M. Boudard, A. Schulman, H. Roussel, M. Oumezzine, M. Oueslati, “Strain dependence of the physical properties of epitaxial La0.7Ca0.3MnO3 thin films grown on LaAlO3 substrates”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 655, 327 (2016).
  6. K. Daoudi, Z. Othmen, S. El Helali, M. Oueslati, and T. Tsuchiya, “Metal-Organic Deposition of Epitaxial La0.7Sr0.3CoO3 Thin Films on LaAlO3 Substrates”, Crystal Structure Theory and Applications, 4, 1 (2015).
  7. Z. Othmen, A. Schulman, K. Daoudi, M. Boudard, C. Acha, H. Roussel, M. Oueslati, and T. Tsuchiya, “Structural, electrical and magnetic properties of epitaxial La0.7Sr0.3CoO3 thin films grown on SrTiO3 and LaAlO3 substrates”, Appl. Surf. Sci. 306, 60 (2014).



Allaa Jumaa

  1. The Influence of Dopant and Substrate Temperature on the Current-Voltage Characteristics for CdTe/p-GaAs Heterojunction", F.Y. Al- Shaikley,M.F.A.Alias, A.A.Alnajjar, & A.A.J.Al-Douri International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology, 3, 8, 15641-15648,2014
  2. The Role of Thickness on Structural Properties of Thin CdS Films Prepared by Pulse Laser Deposition, M.F.A.Alias, Muhamed Salman& A.A.J.Al-Douri, International Journal of Advanced Scientific and Technical Research,4,4,620-626 ,2014
  3. Thermoelectric Power for Thermally Deposited Cadmium Telluride Films,
  4. M. F.A. Alias, R. A. Abdullah,N. F. Abd Al Jabbar&A.A.J.Al-Douri, Iraqi Journal of Phys,13,26,38-41,2015
  5. Role of Substrate Temperature and pH value on the Topology and Morphology characterizations for Nano Thin Cu2SnS3 Films Prepared by CBD Technique" B.Y.Taher, M. F. A. Alias, I. S.Naji , H. Alawadhi and A. A. J. Al-Douri, Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences,9,20.406-411, 2015

Victor Gillette

  1. Thermal neutron scattering cross sections of beryllium and magnesium Oxides".  I. Al-Qasir, N. Jisrawi, V. Gillette, A. Qteish. Annals of Nuclear Energy 87 (2016) 242-251.
  2. Inelastic Thermal Neutron Scattering Cross Sections for Reactor-grade Graphite, A.I. Hawari, V.H. Gillette, Nuclear Data Sheets, 2014, 118, 176-178.


Iyad I. Al-Qasir

  1. Iyad Al-Qasir, "Thermal Neutron Scattering Cross Section of Beryllium Oxide,"
  2. Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, Vol. 112, pp 319-322, San Antonio, Texas, June 7–11, 2015
  3. Iyad Al-Qasir, "Magnesium Oxide: A Thermal Neutron Filter,"
  4. Transactions of the American Nuclear Society, Vol. 112, pp 330-333, San Antonio, Texas, June 7–11, 2015
  5. Iyad I. Al-Qasir, Najeh Jisrawi, Victor Gillette, Abdallah Qteish, "Thermal neutron scattering cross sections of beryllium and magnesium oxides," Ann. Nucl. Energy 87, 242 (2016)
  6. O. Delaire, I. Al-Qasir, A. May, C. Li, B. Sales, J. Niedziela, J. Ma, M. Mastuda, D. Abernathy and T. Berlijin, "Heavy-impurity resonance, hybridization, and phonon spectral function in Fe1-x Mx Si (M = Ir, Os)," Phys. Rev. B 91, 094307 (2015)
  7. Iyad Al-Qasir & Abdallah Qteish  "Generation of Thermal Neutron Scattering Cross Section of MgF2 Using Ab Initio Lattice Dynamics Calculations," PHYSOR 2016: Unifying Theory and Experiments in the 21st Century, SunValley, Idaho 1-5, 2016 ( accepted)


Hachemi Benaoum

  1. The E00-110 experiment in Jefferson Lab's Hall A: Deeply Virtual Compton Scattering off the Proton at 6 GeV, M. Defurne, M. Amaryan, K. A. Aniol, M. Beaumel, H. B. Benaoum, P. Bertin, M. Brossard, A. Camsonne, et al., Physical  Review  C 92, 055202, 2015 .
  2. Spectroscopy of Lambda-9Li by electroproduction, G.M. Urciuoli, F. Cusanno, S. Marrone, A. Acha, P. Ambrozewicz, K.A. Aniol, P. Baturin, P.Y. Bertin, H. B.Benaoum, K.I. Blomqvist, W.U. Boeglin, H. Breuer, et al., Physical  Review C 91, 034308, 2015 .
  3. Modified Chaplygin Gas Cosmology with Bulk Viscosity, H.B. Benaoum, International Journal of Modern Physics D, Vol. 23, No. 10, 1450082, 2014 .
  4. Measurement of the 12C(e,e'p)11B Two-Body Breakup Reaction at High Missing Momentum Values,  P. Monaghan, R. Shneor, R. Subedi, B. D. Anderson, K. Aniol, J. Annand, J. Arrington, H.B. Benaoum, F. Benmokhtar, P. Bertin, W. Bertozzi, W. Boeglin, et al., Journal of  Physics  G: Nuclear  Particle  Physics  41,105109, 2014 .
  5. h-analogue of Fibonacci numbers, H.B. Benaoum, The Ramanujan Journal 34 (3), 1-12, 2014 .

Attaelmanan Gaffar Attaelmanan

  1. Atta G. Attaelmanan, Michel Mouton, Identification of Archaeological Potsherds Excavated at Mleiha Using XRF. Journal of Archaeological Science. (2014), 42, 519 – 524.
  2. Atta G. Attaelmanan, Identification of mineral inclusions in Archaeological ceramics using microbeam X-ray spectrometry, X-ray spectrometry, (2014) DOI 10.1002/xrs.2558
  3. Anne Benoist, Cécile Le Carlier, Julie Goy, Michele Degli Esposti, Barbara Armbruster, and Gaffar Attaelmanan. Snake, Copper and Water In South-Eastern Arabian Religion During The Iron Age: The Bithnah And Masāfī Evidence. Pre-Islamic South Arabia and its Neighbours: New Developments of Research, Edited by Mounir Arbach and Jérémie Schiettecatte, British Foundation for the Study of Arabia Monographs No. 16, 2015


Nasser Hamdan

  1. Nasser M. Hamdan, Hussain Alawadhi, and Najeh Jisrawi, "Elemental and Chemical Analysis of PM10 and PM2.5 Indoor and Outdoor Pollutants in the UAE," International Journal of Environmental Science and Development vol. 6, no. 8, pp. 566-570, 2015.
  2. Hamdan, Nasser, Hussain Al-Awadhi, and Najeh Jisrawi. "Interaction of natural and anthropogenic Pollutants in the atmosphere: a source apportionment study of PM10 and PM2.5." In oral presentation at The Third International Conference on Water, Energy and Environment (ICWEE2015), AUS, March 2015.


Ahmed Ali Mohamed

  1. Ahmed A. Mohamed. Organometallic Nanoparticles. Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology. American Scientific Publishers, 2016.
  2. Ahmed A. Mohamed. Forensic Nanotechnology. Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, American Scientific Publishers, 2016.
  3. Ahmed A. Mohamed, Zakaria Salmi, Si Amar Dahmoumane, Ahmed Mekki, Benjamin Carbonnier, Mohamed M. Chehimi. Functionalization of nanomaterials with aryldiazonium salts. Advances in the Colloid and Interface Sciences, 2015, 225, 16-36.
  4. Sabine Neal, Bizuneh Workie, Brian McCandless, Ahmed A. Mohamed. Gold-organic thin films from the reductive grafting of diazonium gold(III) salts. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 2015, 757, 73-79.
  5. Asma Bensghaier, Zakaria Salmi, Benjamin Le Droumaguet, Ahmed Mekki, Ahmed A. Mohamed, Mohamed Beji, Mohamed M. Chehimi. Diazonium interface chemistry and click polymerization: A novel route for carbon nanotube-polytriazole nanocomposites. Surface and Interface Analysis, in press.
  6. Mohamed El Naggar, Ihsan Shehadi, Hanan Abdou, Ahmed A. Mohamed. Gilded Hope for Medicine. Inorganics, 2015, 3, 139-154.
  7. Ahmed A. Mohamed. Frontiers in Gold Chemistry. Inorganics, 2015, 3, 370-373.