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Catalysis and Reactor Engineering

Professional investigations and design of single phase and multiphase reactors; Reaction kinetics including petrochemicals, polymers, ... etc; Catalysis and catalysts's development including preparation, characterization and testing; Modeling and simulation of chemical and petrochemical reactors.

Faculty:
Dr. Yusuf alZeghyer
Dr. Saeed AlZahrani
Dr. Ahmed Abasaeed
Dr. Mohammad Abashar
Dr. Fahad AlMubaddel

Process Dynamics, Optimization and Control

Professional investigation of chemical process dynamics behavior, nonlinearity and stability. Control structure design. Control tuning. Control Performance assessment. Process modeling and Identification. Polymerization reactors dynamic and control. Modeling and Simulation of Process dynamics.

Faculty:
Dr. Emad Ali
Dr. Khalid alHumaizi
Dr. Abdelhamid Ajbar

Powder Technology and Hydrodynamic of Multiphase Processes

Professional investigation of hydrodynamic characteristics and mass transfer enhancement of multiphase reactors, Electro capacitance tomography, fluidization and fluidized beds engineering. Flow in porous media. Nano Material handling.

Faculty:
Dr. Mohammad Asif
Dr. Waheed AlMasry
Dr. Abdelhamid Ajbar
Dr. Emad Ali
Dr. Fahad AlMubaddel

Renewable Energy and Hydrogen Production

Professional investigation of alternative energy resources such as solar energy, fuel cells, biofuel and hydrogen production. Design and testing fuel cells. Fuel progressing, hydrogen production and storage. Advanced modeling and design analysis tools.

Faculty:
Dr. Anis Fakeeha
Dr. Mohammad Abashar
Dr. Mohamed Kali

Desalination and Wastewater Treatment

Professional investigation of water desalination technologies, RO and MSF desalination design and optimization, Environmental protection, water resources and demand, wastewater treatment technologies. Nanofiltration Technology. Groundwater pretreatment and facilities.
Faculty:
Dr. Ibrahim AlMutaz
Dr. Mansour Alhoshan

Chemical and Biochemical Processes

Professional investigation of chemical industries, flow sheeting, process development and alternatives, economic and feasibility studies. Ore and Mineral extraction and processing. Natural gas processing. Biochemical and biomedical processes design and technology. Food Processing.

Faculty:
Dr. Mourad bumaza
Dr. Waheed AlMasry
Dr. Yusuf AlZaghyer
Dr. Fahad AlMubaddel
Dr. Ahmed Abasaeed

Material Science and Engineering

Professional investigation of industrial and building materials properties, material structure and enhancement, corrosion detection and control, electrochemical engineering application, advanced materials characterization and application.

Faculty:
Dr. Mansour alHazaa
Dr. Maher AalOdan
Dr. Mansour alHoshan

Polymer Science and Engineering

Provides professional research and consultations in the different aspects of polymer engineering. Some of these aspects are; properties' characterization, process optimization, failure prevention & analysis, material selection, environmental effects, material improvements, production, and many other aspects of polymer engineering.

Faculty:
Dr. Othman AlOthman
Dr. Saeed AlZahrani
Dr. Ahmed Abasaeed
Dr. Abdulaziz Alghyamah
Dr. Maher Alrashed

Process Synthesis and Integration

Professional investigation of Process flowsheet optimization. Process Flowsheet integration and intensification, Process technologies and synthesis, Hybrid systems, Membrane Reactors, Membrane technology, Economic Evaluation & Profitability Analysis

Faculty:
Dr. Abdulrahman AlRabiah
Dr. Abdulaziz alMutlaq