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Publications

  1. H.M. Elmehdi, Advances on Ultrasonic Techniques Used for Characterizing Biofomic Materials. International Journal of Recent Development in Engineering and Technology, Special Issue, Vol1, p.31-35 (2014).
  2. H.M. Elmehdi, Assessing the Quality of Gluten Proteins using Acoustic Waves, International Review of Physics. Vol. 7 No 4, pp. 313-317 (2013).
  3. H.M. Elmehdi, Noise Levels in UAE Dental Clinics: Health Impact on Dental Healthcare Professionals. Public Health Frontier. V2, Issue 4, pp. 189-192 (2013).
  4. H.M. Elmehdi. The relationship between civil aircraft noise and community annoyance near Dubai International Airport (UAE). Acoustic Sciences and Technology. Acoustics Sciences and Technology. Vol. 33 No. 1: pp 6-10 (2012).
  5. H.M. Elmehdi, M.G. Scanlon, J.H. Page, and M. I. P Kovacs. Probing the thermal transitions and structural properties of gluten proteins using Ultrasound. Journal of Ultrasound, Volume 16, Issue 3, pp 101-110 (2013).
  6. Elmehdi, H. M, Pistorius, S. and Suleiman, B. M. Difficulties face by college in introductory physics: A Case Study. Physics Education, Jan-Mar 2013 (article no. 7), (2013).
  7. H.M. Elmehdi. The Effect of Physics Placement Tests and Remedial Physics Courses on the Performance of UoS Engineering and Sciences Students. Book Chapter in: Enhancing students' learning, Edited By: A. Shanableh and M. Bettayeb. Pages: 349-359. (2012).
  8. Martin G. Scanlon, John H. Page, Valentin Leroy, Yuanzhong Fan, Hussein Elmehdi, Anna Kiefte and Keyur L. Mehta. Using Low frequency Ultrasound to evaluate the elastic properties of wheat flour doughs. Book Chapter in: Wheat Sciences Dynamics. Chapter 33, pp. 271. ISBN (10): 81-904309-8-X. (2011).
  9. Martin G. Scanlon, John H. Page, Valentin Leroy, Hussein M. Elmehdi, Yuanzhong Fan and Keyur L. Mehta. Examining the effect of Dough Matrix and Bubbles on the properties of Dough using Low intensity ultrasound. Book Chapter in: Wheat Sciences Dynamics. Chapter 33, pp. 320. ISBN (10): 81-904309-8-X. (2011).
  10. Martin G. Scanlon, Hussein M. Elmehdi, Valentin Leroy and John H. Page. Using Ultrasound to Probe Nucleation and Growth of Bubbles in Bread Dough and to examine the Resulting Cellular Structure of Bread Crumb. Book Chapter in: Bubbles in Food 2: Novelty, Health and Luxury (2010). Chapter title: Chapter 22. ISBN: 9781891127595. Editors: Campbell, G. M.; Scanlon, M. G.; Pyle, D. L. (2010).
  11. Atta G. Attaelmanan, Eisa Yousif and Sabbah Jasim. Investigation of tin, arsenic and lead concentrations in prehistoric arrowheads. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectroscopy. (2013), 28, 1436-1440.
  12. Attae G Attaelmanan, Hamid I. Omar, Elemental and molecular composition of Terminalia Brownii's bark . International review of Biophysical Chemistry, (2013) 4:5. 157 – 160.
  13. Atta G. Attaelmanan, Michel Mouton, Identification of Archaeological Potsherds Excavated at Mleiha Using XRF. Journal of Archaeological Science. (2014), 42, 519 – 524.
  14. Atta G. Attaelmanan, Identification of mineral inclusions in Archaeological ceramics using microbeam X-ray spectrometry, X-ray spectrometry, (2014) DOI 10.1002/xrs.2558
  15. A Reddy, AG Attaelmanan and M Mouton. Pots, plates and provenance: sourcing Indian coarse wares from Mleiha using X-ray fluorescence (XRF) spectrometry analysis. Materials Science and Engineering (2012) 37: 012010 doi:10.1088/1757-899X/37/1/012010.
  16. Eisa Yousif, and Atta Attaelmanan. Role of XRF in the restoration of a prominent architectural monument at the site of Mleiha. Materials Science and Engineering (2012) 37: 012005 doi:10.1088/1757-899X/37/1/012005
  17. J. Goy, C. Le Carlier, M. Desgli Esposti and G. Attaelmanan. Archaeometallurgical survey in the Emirate of Fujairah (U.A.E.) and a preliminary chemical analyses of copper –base items from the Iron Age site of Masafi. Proceedings of the Seminar for Arabian Studies (2013) 43. 127 – 144.
  18. Atta G. Attaelmanan and Hamid Idris Omar, Determining the elemental composition of Terminalia Brownii's bark using X-ray fluorescence spectrometry, International review of Biophysical Chemistry, (2012) 3(5): 144-146.
  19. Attaelmanan,. Performance of Three Fractal Analysis Methods for the Detection of Osteoporosis, International Review of Modelling and Simulations, (2009) 2(1): 109 - 112.
  1. G. Attaelmanan, Measurement of absorbed doses in anatomical phantoms, International Journal of Pure and Applied Physics, (2012) 8(1), 53-58.
  1. Atta Gaffar Attaelmanan and Mohamad Al-Farouq Kawam, Determining the elemental composition of Calotropis Procera using X-ray analytical microscopy, Journal of X-ray Spectrometry,( 2012), 41: 284–287.
  2. Atta G. Attaelmanan and Eisa A. Yousif. EDXRF analysis of pigment used for the decoration of Mleiha pottery. Journal of Archaeological Science (2012) 39: 2231-2237.
  3. Atta G. Attaelmanan. Reliability of a New X-ray Analytical Microscope in Archaeological Research, Journal of Archaeological Science, (2012), 39: 2552-2558.
  4. H. Alami, A. Allagui, H. Alawadhi; Synthesis and optical properties of electrodeposited crystalline Cu2O in the Vis–NIR range for solar selective absorbers; Renewable Energy (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).
  6. 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; J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Electron. 25, (2014).
  7. 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).
  8. R. Lauck, M. Cardona, R.K. Kremer, G. Siegle, J.S. Bhosale, A.K. Ramdas, H. Alawadhi, I. Miotkowski, A.H. Romero, A. Mu.oz, A. Burger; Chemical vapor transport of chalcopyrite semiconductors: CuGaS2 and AgGaS2; J. Crystal Growth 401, pp 708-711 (2014).

 

  1. M. Salem, M. Ghrib, B. Bessais, H. Alawadhi, and M. Gaidi; Surface passivation of multicrystalline silicon wafers by porous silicon combined with an ultrathin nanoparticles aluminum coating film; J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Electron. 25, pp 4326-4332 (2014).
  2. X. Lu, H. Alawadhi, I. Miotkowski, A. K. Ramdas, S. Rodriguez, and T. M. Pekarek; Magnetization and spin-flip Raman scattering in Cd1−xCrxSe and Cd1−xVxSe; Phys. Rev. B 86, 115213 (2012).
  3. I. Ayesh, N. Qamhieh, S. T. Mahmoud, and H. Alawadhi; Fabrication of size-selected bimetallic nanoclusters using magnetron sputtering; J. Materials Research (2012).
  4. N. Tit , I. M. Obaidat, and H. Alawadhi; Effect of Bond Ionicity on the Bandgap Bowing in Compound Semiconductor Alloys; J. Theoretical and Computaional Nanoscience 6, 1646 (2009).
  5. N. Tit, I. M. Obaidat, and H. Alawadhi; Origins of bandgap bowing in
  6. compound-semiconductor common-cation ternary alloys; J. Physics: Condensed Matter 21, 075802 (2009).
  7. 2. N. Tit , I. M. Obaidat, and H. Alawadhi; Absence of the bowing character in the common-anion II–VI ternary alloys; J. Alloys and Compounds 481, 340 (2009).
  8. 3. N. Tit , I. M. Obaidat, and H. Alawadhi; Effect of Bond Ionicity on the Bandgap Bowing in Compound Semiconductor Alloys; J. Theoretical and Computaional Nanoscience 6, 1646 (2009).
  9. Ahmed Mandil; Amal Hussein; Hafiz Omer ; Gamil Turki ; Ibrahim Gaber.Characterstics & risk factors of tobacco consumption among University of Sharjah students. Accepted for publication in  Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal ; 2007
  10. Hafiz  O. Ahmed,  John H Dennis,  Seifeddin G. Ballal. The accuracy of self-reported high noise exposure level and hearing loss in a working population in Eastern Saudi Arabia International Journal of Hygiene and Environmental Health (Germany) , 2004; 207: 227 - 234
  11. Seifeddin G. BallaL, Hafiz  O. Ahmed,  BasiL  A. ALI , Adnan  A. AL-Bar, Abdullah Y. Al-Hasan Pullmonary Effects of Occupational Exposure to Portland Cement : A study from Eastern Saudi Arabia International Journal of Occupational & Environmental Health (U.S.A), 2004; 10: 272 – 277.
  12. Ballal S.G,Ahmed H.O, Sebiany AM  Occupational Health in Saudi Arabia Occupational Medicine (United Kingdom), 2002;17 (3): 491–507
  13. Ahmed H.O, Dennis J.H, Badran O, Ismail M, Ballal S.G, Ashoor A, Jerwood D. Occupational Noise Exposure and Hearing Loss of Workers in Two Plants in Eastern Saudi Arabia. The Annals of Occupational Hygiene (United Kingdom),
  14. 2001; 45 (5): 371 - 380.
  15. H. M. Elmehdi, A. M. Ibrahem and U. A. M. Haba. An Evaluation of Web-Based Homework (WBH) Delivery System: University of Sharjah Experience. International Journal of Engineering and Technology in E-Learning. Vol 8, No. 4, 57-62, (2013).

International Conferences

  1. Hussein M Elemhdi. Using mathematical models to predict annoyance from combined noise in the city of Dubai. 43rd International Congress on Noise Control Engineering. Melbourne, Australia, November 16-19, 2014. Page 957.
  2. H.M. Elmehdi, J.H. Page, M.G. Scanlon, "Using longitudinal ultrasonic velocity to quantitatively assess quality of gluten proteins". Presented at: The International Congress on Ultrasonics (ICU 2013), May 2-5, 2013 in Singapore.
  3. H.M. Elmehdi, J.H. Page, M.G. Scanlon, Investigating the effect of anisotropy of gas cells on the mechanical properties of brittle bio-foams using ultrasound. 4th International BIOFOAMS 2013 Conference, Aug 27-29, 2013. Toronto, Canada.
  4. H.M. Elmehdi. Noise levels and associated health impact at selected schools in United Arab Emirates. Presented at: 41st International Congress on Noise Control Engineering. New York City, NW, USA, August 19-22, 2012.
  5. H.M. Elmehdi, A. G. Attaelmanan and H.M. Alawadhi. Application of in-situ gamma-ray spectrometry to assess the concentrations of 40K, 238U and 232Th and mean annual effective dose rate levels in the several United Arab Emirates cities. Presented at: the First International Conference on Radiation and Dosimetry in Various Fields of Research (RAD 2012), Faculty of Electronic Engineering in Niš, Serbia, 25th to 27th, 2012.
  6. H.M. Elmehdi. Noise Levels in UAE Dental Clinics: Health Impact on Dental Healthcare Professionals. Presented at: 40th International Congress on Noise Control Engineering, Osaka, JAPAN, Sept 4-7, 2011.
  7. H.M. Elmehdi. Radiation Protection Awareness among Dental Healthcare Professionals in the United Arab Emirates. Presented at: International Conference on Radiation Protection in Medicine. Varna, Bulgaria. 1-3 Sept, 2010.
  8. H.M. Elmehdi. Noise levels in UAE dental clinics and its link to dental anxiety and fear among UAE population. Presented at: the 20th International Congress on Acoustics ICA 2010, Sydney, Australia. August 23-25, 2010.
  9. H.M. Elmehdi and A. G. Attaelmanan. Public response and awareness of nuclear technology for peaceful application in the GCC countries: UAE as an example. Presented at: 2nd International Conference on Nuclear Technologies in the Service of Regional Societies (ICNTSRS), Manama, Bahrain, 26 – 27 March 2010.
  10. M.G. Scanlon, H.M. ELMEHDI, and J.H. Page. Evaluating the properties of dough using a range of ultrasonic frequencies. Presented at: The Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Annual Meeting & Food Expo, Chicago, IL, July 17-20, 2010.
  11. H.M. Elmehdi and O.M. Adwan. Assess community annoyance to traffic noise in residential-industrial mixed areas in the City of Sharjah, UAE. Presented at: 38th International Congress on Noise Control Engineering, 23-26 August 2009, in Ottawa, Canada.
  12. H.M. Elmehdi and B. Rashed. Indoor Radon Concentration in the City of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates. Presented at: Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering World Congress, Sept 7-12, 2009. Munich, Germany.
  13. H.M. Elmehdi, J.H. Page, M.G. Scanlon.The effect of anisotropy of gas cells on the mechanical properties of brittle foams: an acoustic approach. Page 274. Presented at: International Congress on Ultrasonics - ICU 2009. Santiago, Chile. January 11 - 17, 2009.
  14. Hussein M Elmehdi, Bassam Rashid and Almehdi M Ibrahim. Enhanced Force Concept Inventory (FCI) Test to Probe Freshmen Engineering Students' Conceptual Understanding of Introductory Physics. Accepted for oral presentation at the International Engineering Education Forum, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE, 2015.
  15. Almehdi M Ibrahim and Hussein M Elemhdi. A Qualitative Study of the Quality of health care at Benign Hematology clinic. Accepted for oral presentation at the International Engineering Education Forum, University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE, 2015
  16. H.M. Elmehdi.  Exposure to Extremely Low Frequency Electromagnetic Fields and its Attributable Health Risks. Presented at the Second Advanced Electromagnetics Symposium. March 19-22, 2013. University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE. 
  17. H. M. Elmehdi, A constructivist approach to teaching introductory physics to non-physics majors. Presented at: International Forum of Innovators in University Teaching, Al Imam Muhmmaed Ibin Saud Islamic University, KSA, Feb 3-5, 2013.
  18. H. M . Elmehdi, The impact of Web-based homework (WBH) delivery systems on the performance of University of Sharjah freshmen. 2nd International Conference on Information Technology, System and Management (ICITSM 2013), Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 4 – 5, 2013.
  19. H.M. Elmehdi. Assessing Noise Level in UAE Dental Clinics, its Health Impact and Annoyance on Dental Professionals. Presented at: UAE International Dental Conference & Arab Dental Exhibition – AEEDC, Dubai, 1st -3rd February, 2011.
  20. H.M. Elmehdi and N. Jisrwai. An evaluation of web-based homework delivery systems: University of Sharjah Experiences". Presented at: The 4th Annual Conference on e-Learning Excellence in the Middle East, Jan 31- Feb 3, Dubai, UAE) (2011).
  21. H.M. Elmehdi, N. Jisrwai and H.M. Alawadhi. Assessment of Freshman Students Learning Habits Through Active Incorporation of Web-based Homework Management Systems into the Physics Curriculum. Presented at: Gulf Educational Forum. Dubai, 3-5 May 2011.
  22. N. Jisrwai, H.M. Elmehdi, and H.M. Alawadhi. Using Web Applications to Enhance Learning and Collaboration amongst UAE High School Science Teachers and Students: Google Apps as an example. Presented at: Gulf Educational Forum. Dubai, 3-5 May 2011.
  23. An in-depth study of the problems facing UAE teachers & students in teaching and learning high schools physics. Presented at: Sharjah Education Symposium, Sharjah Sciences Festival. University of Sharjah, April 7-8, 2010.
  24. H.M. Elmehdi and A. G. Attaelmanan. Public response and awareness of nuclear technology for peaceful application in the GCC countries: UAE as an example. Presented at: 2nd International Conference on Nuclear Technologies in the Service of Regional Societies (ICNTSRS), Manama, Bahrain, 26 – 27 March 2010.
  25. H.M. Elmehdi and A. G. Attaelmanan. The use of nuclear technology for power production: medical, industrial and agricultural applications. Presented at: 2nd International Conference on Nuclear Technologies in the Service of Regional Societies (ICNTSRS) , 26 – 27 March 2010.
  26. H.M. Elmehdi, A.J. Al-Douri and H.M.K. Al-Naimiy. VLF Remote Sensing System of Lightning-Induced Disturbances in the Ionosphere: Presented at: The Sharjah Project. Advancing VLF Sciences through the Global AWESOME Network. May 30 – June 1, 2009. Tunis, Tunisia.
  27. Seminar A G Attaelmanan. XRF Techniques, King Saud University, Riyadh, KSA, 30 December 2014.
  28. Seminar A G Attaelmanan. Archaeometry: the use of modern technology to probe the UAE past, Emirates Natural History Group in Al Ain, at the Islamic Institute in Al Ain, 11 November 2014.
  29. Oral presentation A. G. Attaelmanan, H. Alawadhi. Composition and Structure of Mleiha Pottery. Australian X-ray Analytical Association conference (AXAA 2014), Pan Pacific, Perth, WA from 9-13 February 2014.
  30. Oral presentation J. Goy, C. Le Carlier, M. Desgli Esposti G. Attaelmanan. "Archaeometallurgical survey in the Emirate of Fujairah (U.A.E.) and a preliminary chemical analyses of copper –base items from the Iron Age site of Masafi". Seminar for Arabian Studies, British museum, London, 13 – 15 July 2012.
  31. Oral presentation Eisa Yousif and A G Attaelmanan. Role of XRF in the restoration of a prominent architectural monument at the site of Mleiha. International Conference on the Use of X-rays (and related) Techniques in Arts and Cultural Heritage (XTACH11), The American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates December 7 - 8, 2011.
  32. Oral presentation A G Attaelmanan and M Mouton. Elemental Composition and Correlation of Meliha potsherds. International Conference on the Use of X-rays (and related) Techniques in Arts and Cultural Heritage (XTACH11), The American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates December 7 - 8, 2011.
  33. Oral presentation A G Attaelmanan, Sensitivity of a Scanning X-ray Fluorescence Analysis System for Archaeological Applications. International Conference on the Use of X-rays (and related) Techniques in Arts and Cultural Heritage (XTACH11), The American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates December 7 - 8, 2011.
  34. Oral presentation A Reddy, A G Attaelmanan and M Mouton. Pots, Plates and Provenance: Sourcing Indian Coarse Wares from Mleiha using X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) Spectrometry Analysis. International Conference on the Use of X-rays (and related) Techniques in Arts and Cultural Heritage (XTACH11), The American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates December 7 - 8, 2011.
  35. Invited Speaker, The national X-ray fluorescence laboratory, Archaeology of the United Arab Emirates Conference, Hilton Hotel, Al Ain - 30-31 March 2011
  36. Invited Speaker, "Beyond the use of nuclear technology for power production: medical, industrial and agricultural applications", 2nd International Conference on Nuclear Technologies in the Service of Regional Societies (ICNTSRS), 26 – 27 March 2010, Crown Plaza Hotel, Kingdom of Bahrain
  37. Oral presentation, "Utilizing X-ray Fluorescence Analysis for the Study of Archaeological Artefacts_",_ _the 16th International Conference of the Lebanese Association for the Advancement of Science (LAAS16), 13-15 November 2009, Beirut, Lebanon,
  38. N. M. Hamdan, H. Alawadhi, and N. Jisrawi; Elemental and Chemical Analysis of PM10and PM2.5 Indoor and Outdoor Pollutants in the UAE ; International Journal of Environmental Science and Development 6; pp 566-570 (2015).
  39. H. Alami, A. Allagui, H. Alawadhi; Electrodeposited Dendritic Structures of Copper Oxide as Solar Selective Absorbers in the UV–Vis Range; ICREGA'14 – Renewable Energy: Generation and Applications, Springer Proceedings in Energy pp 505-512 (2014).
  40. N. M. Hamdan, H. Alawadhi, N. Jisrawi; Integration of μ-XRF, and μ-Raman techniques to study ancient Islamic manuscripts; IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 37, 012006 (2012).
  41. N. Tit , I. M. Obaidat, A. H. Reshak, and H. Alawadhi; Existence or absence of bandgap bowing in II-VI ternary alloys: comparison between common-anion and common-cation cases; J. Physics: Conference Series 209, 012024 (2010).