Main Topics

Chemical and Petrochemicals Engineering

  • Green and sustainable industry
  • Chemical engineering equipment and process design
  • Petroleum petrochemicals, fertilizers, gas processing industries
  • Desalination (membranes and solar application)
  • Preparation of Nano-materials and its applications
  • Corrosion and electrochemistry
  • Catalysis and its applications (photocataysis, electrocatalysis, enzyme- catalysis , etc..)
  • Design of Micro-reactor and its application (preparation of fine chemicals, food stuffs and pharmaceutical drugs, etc….)
  • Development of new polymeric materials (composites, insulators, fibrous materials and conducting polymers, etc. )
  • Biodiesel production from agricultural and oil wastes.

Energy resources Engineering

  • Nanotechnology applications in renewable energy
  • Photovoltaic systems
  • Fuel cells, and solar hydrogen production
  • Solar thermal applications, and energy storage technology
  • Combustion, air pollution, Bio-Diesel fuels and additives
  • Thermal comfort, energy policy, planning and management.
  • Thermo-fluid in energy resources engineering
  • Sorption heat pump systems

Environmental Engineering

  • Sustainability, environmental assessment and management
  • Climate change
  • Air pollution assessment and control
  • Waste water treatment technologies
  • Water quality and treatment
  • Solid and hazardous waste management
  • Integrated coastal zone management
  • Sustainability of river basins and water supply systems
  • Hydroinformatic
  • Water resources management
  • Surface Water Hydrology/Modeling
  • Groundwater Hydrology/Modeling
  • Hydraulics and Irrigation Engineering
  • Application of Remote Sensing (RS) in Water Resources
  • Watershed Modeling

Regional Workshop on Materials Science for Solar Energy Conversion

  • Solar energy materials and devices
  • Other sustainable energy forms and their applications
  • Grid and energy systems integration
  • Batteries and energy storage
  • Social aspects on implementation of sustainable energies
  • Energy policy and expanding energy access
  • Education and networking
  • Other Energy Aspects