Our People
 
  • Dr. Bassel Soudan
  • Head of Sustainable Renewable Energy Engineering Program
  • Academic RankAssociate Professor
  • Email:bsoudan@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165052911
  • Specialization:Ph.D., Electrical & Computer Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology,USA, 1994.
  • Research Interests:- Electronic Design Automation - VLSI Design - Signal Integrity - On-chip Interconnect - Embedded Systems - Information Security
  • Dr. Abdul Hai Al-Alami
  • Academic RankAssociate Professor
  • Email:aalalami@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053935
  • Specialization:Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Queen's University at Kingston, Ontario, Canada
  • Research Interests:- Manufacturing of laminated dies for injection moudling, - Testing of insulating materials from organic solid waste, - Solar Power reactions steam turbines, - Optically selective solar thermal absorbers, - Mechanical Energy Storage (buoyancy force, - Solar Manufacturing (nonferrous ablation using concentrated solar power)
  • Dr. Chaouki Ghenai
  • Chairman: Research Funding Department, Office of Vice Chancellor of Research and Graduate Studies
  • Academic RankAssociate Professor
  • Email:cghenai@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053971
  • Specialization:Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Orleans, Orleans, France.
  • Research Interests:Renewable energy (biomass, solar, wind, wave), energy efficiency (building, industry, and transportation), alternative fuels (biodiesel, bio-oil, syngas, biogas, landfill gas), waste to energy (incineration, gasification, pyrolysis), combustion (solid, liquid and gas fuels), hybrid power systems, clean energy technologies, sustainability, eco design, life cycle analysis, energy-water nexus, computational fluid dynamics, nano-fluid applications for energy systems, micro fluidics, and fluid flow laser diagnostics.
  • Dr. Mohammad Ali Abdelkareem
  • Academic RankAssociate Professor
  • Email:mabdulkareem@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:009715053917
  • Specialization:PhD Chemical Engineering, Gunma University, Japan
  • Research Interests:Development of nanosized catalyst, i.e, nanoparticels, nanofibers and graphene, for the application in DMFC, Urea fuel cells, microbial fuel cell, and solid oxide fuel cell, application of the nanosized materials in the Hydrogen release.Development of an integrated system for electricity production from biogas and solid oxide fuel cell.
  • Dr. Mamdouh Assad
  • Academic RankAssociate Professor
  • Email:massad@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053914
  • Specialization:Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering Helsinki University of Technology, Helsinki, Finland
  • Research Interests:Renewable energy, energy efficiency, energy and exergy analysis, evaporative cooling, energy conversion systems and industrial ventilation.
  • Dr. Basharia Yousef
  • Academic RankAssociate Professor
  • Email:byousef@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:009715053907
  • Specialization:PhD. Mechanical Engineering, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
  • Research Interests:Renewable Energy, Indoor Quality Air, Thermal Comfort, Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Dr. Shek Atiqure Rahman
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:srahman@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053908
  • Specialization:Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Research Interests:- Solar energy - Renewable energy - Computational fluid dynamics - Drying, Freeze drying - Atmospheric freeze drying
  • Dr. Tareq Salameh
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:tsalameh@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053932
  • Specialization:Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Lund University, Sweden
  • Research Interests:Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Materials for Energy applications, Solar Photovoltaic, Numerical Simulation and CFD.
  • Dr. Anis Allagui
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:Aallagui@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053931
  • Specialization:Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada
  • Research Interests:“Research Interests: Nanomaterials, Electrochemical energy storage, High and low-current electrolysis, Plasma micro-discharges”.
  • Dr. Ahmed Hachicha
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:ahachicha@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053981
  • Specialization:Ph.D. in Thermal Engineering, Polytechnic University of Catalonia, BarcelonaTECH, Spain.
  • Research Interests:Solar thermal energy systems, concentrated solar power, Modeling of solar power plants, Numerical simulation and modeling of energy systems, Computational Fluid Dynamics.
  • Dr. Di Zhang
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:zdi@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053937
  • Specialization:Ph.D. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Research Interests:Organic/hybrid PV solar cells; Thin-film optoelectronics; Carbon nanomaterials (graphene, DLC); Metal nanomaterials (metallic nanoparticles & nanostructures)
  • Dr. Abrar Inayat
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:ainayat@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053972
  • Specialization:Ph.D Chemical Engineering Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia
  • Research Interests:Renewable Energy, Sustainable Energy Systems, Biomass and Bioenergy, Process System Engineering, Production of Biofuels, Hydrogen Production from Bimass, Modelling, simulation and optimization of biomass processing technologies, Process integration, CO2 capture and utilization, Heat integration
  • Dr. Muhammad Tawalbeh
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:mtawalbeh@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:0097165053952
  • Specialization:Ph.D Chemical Engineering
  • Research Interests:Membrane separation, Adsorption, Modeling, Materials, Renewable fuels, and Fuel cells.
  • Dr. Zafar Said
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:zsaid@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:009715053925
  • Specialization:Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, University Malaya, Malaysia
  • Research Interests:Renewable Energy; Nanomaterials; Nanofluids; Energy & Exergy Efficiencies; Solar collectors; Thermal Analysis of Vehicles; Thermographic Non Destructive Testing (TNDT)
  • Dr. Adel Merabat
  • Visiting Faculty
  • Academic RankAssistant Professor
  • Email:amerabat@sharjah.ac.ae
  • Tel:06-5053924
  • Specialization:Phd in Engineering
  • Research Interests:Photovoltaics, rennewable energy
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