Iqbal Ahmed

King Abdulaziz University

Presently he is working (from 1st October 2015) at the Center of Excellence in Desalination Technology, Department of Mechanical Engineering, King Abdulaziz University Jeddah. He graduated from the Faculty of Chemical Engineering, University Technology Malaysia in November 2008/2009. His research work focuses on a new microwave assistant material synthesis, fabrication of lab-scale to pilot-scale of hollow fiber membrane synthesis, membrane module and contractor for liquids, solid and gas separation application. Besides that, he is also involved in research and development of biocompatible dialysis membrane, hollow fiber hydro energy, membrane fuel cell, high surface area solar cell, polyolefin polymers recycling, and bioenergy from bio-waste resources. During his research, he explored the new spiral wound membrane configuration for self-sustained hybrid reverse osmosis process, biocompatible hemodialysis membrane and portable dialysis device, resynthesizes and modification of engineered polymeric materials and enhanced chemical and physical capability.

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