Materials Engineering Department
Assistant Professor Dr. Eng. Mohammed Alzuhairi - Materials Engineering / University of Technology - Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering / Petrochemicals - Numerous polymer research, recycling of plastic waste, and engineering applications in improving the properties of asphalt, roads, coatings, and adhesives using the Catalyst Nanotechnology. - Patent in the field of paint and corrosion prevention in oil installations and the patent of another invention for the recycling of plastic waste and its use in the protection of oil equipment and building materials. - Numerous patent assessments from around the world Published many types of research in the field of petrochemicals and the environment Master and Ph.D. students, a Ph.D. student at Mustapha Istnaboli University in Algeria. - Awarded Saddam's first prize for outstanding students in the field of chemical engineering. - Awarded the League of Arab States / Arab Council of excellence in the field of training and human development Partner and consultant of the British Tradom Investment company for Energy and Environment - Accredited to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification as an observer. - Head of Rehabilitation and Follow-up Unit for Graduates. - Founder and Chairman of ALMORTAQA Foundation for Development. - Founder and member of Peacebuilding Peace Network. - Founder and member of the network of legal clinics for the displaced and marginalized groups. - Founder and Vice Chairman of Alaghsan Foundation for Agricultural and Environment Development. - Founding member and Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of the American Association of Engineering Education. - Partnership with international donor organizations to fund several projects for the Relive and Development in Iraq. - Partnership with the University of Florida, New York City University, and the American National Scientific Foundation NSF.
PhD, Chemical Engineering, University of Technology, Iraq, 2008.
M.Sc, Engineering Educational Technology/Mechanical Engineering, University of Technology, Iraq, 1998.
B.Sc, Engineering Educational Technology/Mechanical Engineering, University of Technology, Iraq, 1995.
Waste Plastics Recycling, Catalyst Cracking, Polymers & Petrochemicals, Building Materials
1- Utilization of Depolymerized Recycled Polyethylene Terephthalate in Improving Poorly Graded Soil
Al-Taie, A.J., Al-Obaidi, A., Alzuhairi, M.
Transportation Infrastructure Geotechnology, 2020, 7(2), pp. 206-223.
2-Bubble column and CFD simulation for chemical recycling of polyethylene terephthalate Alzuhairi, M. AIP Conference Proceedings, 2018, 1968, 030041.
3- Nano MgO catalyst for chemical depolymerization of polyethylene terephthalate (PET). Mohammed Alzuhairi, Bassam Ibrahim Khalil, Rusul Salah Iraqi Journal of Physics (IJP), Vol 16 No 36 (2018)
4- Degradation and depolymerization of plastic waste by local bacterial isolates and bubble column reactor Hussein, A.A., Alzuhairi, M., Aljanabi, N.H. AIP Conference Proceedings, 2018, 1968, 030081.15 SCOPUS.
5 Chemical recycling of polyethylene terephthalate (waste water bottles) for improving the properties of asphalt mixture Alzuhairi, M., Al-Ghaban, A., Almutalabi, S. MATEC Web of Conferences, 2018, 162, 01042.
Petroleum Materials Engineering
Petrochemical Industrial Technology
The patent in the field of paint and corrosion prevention in oil installations and the patent of another invention for the recycling of plastic waste and its use in the protection of oil equipment and building materials, 2018. Awarded the League of Arab States / Arab Council of excellence in the field of training and human development, 2018..