A New Educational Approach towards Preparing Skilled Chemical Engineers for Special Assignments in the Energy Field

Nimir Elbashir, Hamid Parsaei, Elfatih Elmalik
2013 ASEE International Forum Proceedings   unpublished
Dr. Elbashir is an Associate Professor at Texas A&M University at Qatar (TAMUQ) and the Manger its Fuel Characterization Lab. He has over sixteen years of research and teaching experience. His research activities are mainly focused on design of advanced reactors and processes for the XTL technology (coalto-liquid, gas-to-liquid and biomass-to liquid), and development of catalysts for the petrochemical and environmental industry. He holds several US and European patents and tremendous
more » ... emendous publications in form of peer reviewed journal articles and conference proceedings as well as conference and industry technical reports publications. He completed research studies on design of reactor technology and applied catalysis for several world-leading companies (BASF Corporation, and SABIC R&T). He is currently leading a research team whose funds exceed 5 million US dollars in collaboration with researchers from eight prestigious universities around the globe and with scientists from world-leading industries.
doi:10.18260/1-2--17209 fatcat:soutlvgki5a57dzxq5jdrelbdi