Tawfik A. Saleh

Tawfik A. Saleh is, at present, a faculty member in the Chemistry Department at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals. He has published several papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings, authored and edited several books and book chapters, and he is a member of several local and international scientific societies. He has supervised many graduate students. His expertise includes, but not limited to the synthesis, design and preparation of materials, nanomaterials, nanocomposites, hybrid materials and their applications. His expertise also includes materials characterization using various spectroscopic and electrochemical techniques.


Tawfik A. Saleh. © 2017.
This Preface is included in the book Advanced Nanomaterials for Water Engineering, Treatment, and Hydraulics.
An Overview of Nanomaterials for Water Technology
Tawfik A. Saleh. © 2017. 12 pages.
There has been a growing interest in the investigation of the possibility of nanomaterials utilization as efficient materials for water purification. The efficiency of the...
Scientific Insights Into Modified and Non-Modified Biomaterials for Sorption of Heavy Metals From Water
Tawfik A. Saleh, Salawu Omobayo Adio, Prakash Parthasarathy, Gaddafi I. Danmaliki. © 2017. 27 pages.
Adsorption techniques are widely used for the removal of various classes of pollutants from water due to their mild and facile operating conditions. The operations involved in...
Principles and Advantages of Microwave-Assisted Methods for the Synthesis of Nanomaterials for Water Purification
Tawfik A. Saleh, Shafquat Majeed, Arunima Nayak, Brij Bhushan. © 2017. 18 pages.
Nanomaterials are the pillars of nanoscience and nanotechnology and to realize their full potential in various potential applications, synthetic methodologies/routes need to be...
Applying Nanotechnology to the Desulfurization Process in Petroleum Engineering
Tawfik A. Saleh. © 2016. 555 pages.
As regulations push the fossil fuel industry toward increasing standards of eco-friendliness and environmental sustainability, desulfurization (the removal of SO2 from industrial...
Nanocomposites and Hybrid Materials for Adsorptive Desulfurization
Tawfik A. Saleh, Gaddafi I. Danmaliki, Taye Damola Shuaib. © 2016. 25 pages.
Desulfurization (removal of S compounds) of fuels is an important research topic in recent years. Several techniques have been reported to remove the sulfur-containing compounds...
Carbon-Based Nanomaterials for Desulfurization: Classification, Preparation, and Evaluation
Tawfik A. Saleh, Taye Damola Shuaib, Gaddafi Ibrahim Danmaliki, Mohammed A. Al-Daous. © 2016. 26 pages.
The special interest in ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD) is informed by the need to comply with the strict government policy on low sulfur content of transportation fuels. Better...