The Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering


Reyad A. Shawabkeh

Dr Reyad A. Shawabkeh

EJGE, Vol 9/C, 2004

EJGE, Vol 10/B, 2005

Dr. Reyad A. Shawabkeh is an associate professor of chemical engineering at Mutah University. He is the chairman of chemical engineering department since aufgust 2004. Form April 2002 till August 2004 he was a director of Dead Sea research center. His area of research lie in the field of Adsorption and Catalysis and Electrochemical (bio)sensor.

Dr. Reyad A. Shawabkeh's doctorate degree is from New Mexico State University, USA, 1998. His areas of interest are Synthesis of Activated Carbon, Adsorption of Pollutants onto Naturally and Synthesized Materials, Design of Electrochemical (Bio) sensors, Modeling & Simulation of unit operations.

Dr Shawabkeh has received the American Academy of Environmental Engineers' Environmental Excellence Award in 1998, the first time this award was given to an academic research project. The award was presented for research on the conversion of pecan shells to activated carbon.

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Dr. Reyad A. Shawabkeh
Department of Chemical Engineering, Mutah University, Al-Karak, Jordan