Magazine and journal articles

Sharif, A.O. and Al-Mayahi, A., A novel manipulated osmosis desalination process, Arab Water World Magazine, Chatila Publishing House, Lebanon, Vol. XXIX, Issue 5, (2005), 29-31.

Sharif, A.O., Tapping into the Seas, Arab Water World Magazine, Chatila Publishing House, Lebanon, Vol. XX1X, Issue 7, (2005), 96.

Sharif, A.O, Tapping into the Seas:  A Role for Desalination in Addressing the World’s Water Shortages, Water & Sewerage Journal, McMillan-Scott Publishing, Issue 7, 2006.

Sharif, A.O., Water Scarcity and the Reliance of Water Technologies on Fossil Fuels, Arab Water World Magazine, Chatila Publishing House, Lebanon, Vol. XXX Issue 2, March 2006.

Sharif, A.O.,  Desalination – An Expensive Option or the Only Sustainable Solution, Water & Sewerage Journal, McMillan-Scott Publishing/ Issue 1, 2007.

Sharif, A.O and Rahal, Z. The Power of Salty Water –Is Salt the World’s New Oil, Al-Mahjar Magazine, UK, 2008.

Sharif, A.O and M. S. Sharif, Climate Change – Scientific Bases and Proposed Solutions, Iraq Energy Institute, Sustainable Development Report, October, 2008.

Sharif, A. O., How to Address the World’s Water Shortage? The Desalination Option, Water & Sewerage Journal, McMillan-Scott Publishing, May, 2009.

A.O. Sharif, Z. Rahal, and A.A. Merdaw, Power from salty water- is the salt going to be the World’s new oil?, Arab Water World XXXIV (2)) 6-9, (2010)
Refereed Conference Papers

J.F.T. Pittman, A.O. Sharif and H. Mahmoudzadeh,  Flow and heat  transfer  in  runners  for  injection moulding, Polymer Processing Machinery  4, 17/1-21, Plastic and Rubber Institute, 4th Int. Conf. Bradford, (1991)

J.F.T. Pittman and A.O. Sharif, Computer aided runner design, Mathematical Modelling of Material processing, (Eds. M. Cross, J.F.T. Pittman and R. Wood), 357-380, Inst. of Maths.  and  its  Application, Bristol, (1991).

J.F.T. Pittman, J.F. Richardson, A.O. Sharif and C.P. Sherrard,  Forced and  mixed  heat transfer from a flat plate; experimental and computed results, First European Thermal Sciences and 3rd UK Nat. Heat Transfer Conf., Birmingham, (1992).

W.R. Bowen, and A.O. Sharif, The hydrodynamic and electrostatic interactions of a charged particle with a pore in a charged membrane, Proceeding of Euromembrane'95, (Eds. W.R.Bowen, R.W.Field and J.A.Howell), 1-35 - 1-40, ESMST, Bath (1995).

W.R. Bowen, N. Hilal, F. Jenner, R.W.Lovitt, A. Mongruel, H. Mukhtar, A.O. Sharif, P.M. Williams and P.M. Williams, Predicting the performance of membrane separation -from physics to processes, Proceeding of Euromembrane'95, (eds. W.R.Bowen, R.W.Field and J.A.Howell), 1-81 - 1-88, ESMST, Bath (1995).

W.R.Bowen, M.Jain, A.O.Sharif, Prediction of protein fractionation at synthetic membranes, Proceedings of the Third International Symposium, Euromembrane'97, (Eds. A.J.B.Kemperman and G.H.Koops), p. 128, ESMST (1997) 128.

W.R. Bowen,  N. Hilal,  R. W.Lovitt, A.O. Sharif and P. M. Williams, Atomic Force Microscope Studies of Membranes: Force Measurement and Imaging in Electrolyte Solutions, Proceedings of the Third International Symposium, Euromembrane'97, (Eds. A.J.B.Kemperman), p. 128, ESMST (1997).

W.R.Bowen, N. Hilal, M. Jain, R.W. Lovitt, A.W. Mohammad, A.O. Sharif, P.M. Williams and C.J. Wright, Prediction of performance and optimisation of membrane separations - ab initio approaches, Proceedings of the 2nd European Symposium on Bio. Eng. Science, Porto (1998) 37-44.

W.R.Bowen, A.O.Sharif and M.Jain, Modelling rejection of proteins during membrane ultrafiltration, Proceedings of the 2nd European Symposium on Biochemical Engineering Science, Porto (1998) 226.

W. R. Bowen A. O. Sharif and Z. Tabatabian, Theoretical analysis of the multi-particle electrostatic colloidal interactions, 5th Nat. Iranian and 4th Int. Chemical Engineering Con., Shiraz, Iran, 24-27 April (2000).

J. S. Eow, M. Ghadiri, A. O. Sharif, Electrostatic Enhancement of the Coalescence of Water Droplets in Oil Dispersions: A Study of the Effects of Electrode Type and Geometry, 5th Nat. Iranian and 4th Int. Chemical Engineering Con., Shiraz, Iran, 24-27 April (2000).

J.S. Eow, M. Ghadiri, A. O. Sharif, "The separation of drops in a flowing viscous liquid by electrostatic and hydrodynamic effects", Proceedings of the 1st Asian Particle Technology Symposium, Bangkok, 13-15 December 2000.

J.S. Eow, M. Ghadiri, A. O. Sharif, "The effect of electrode type and geometry for emulsification", Proceedings of the Int. Cong. Par. Tech., PARTEC2001, Nurnberg, 27-29 March 2001.

J. Moghadasi, M. Jamilahmadi, H. Muller-Steinhagen, A. O. Sharif, and E. Motai, A new model to describe particle movement and deposition in porous media, SPE International Symposium and Exhibition on Formation Damage Control, Louisiana, USA, (2002)

J. Moghadasi, M. Jamilahmadi, H. Muller-Steinhagen, A. O. Sharif, and M Izadpanah, Formation damage in Iranian oil fields, SPE International Symposium and Exhibition on Formation Damage Control, Louisiana, USA, (2002)

J. Moghadasi, M. Jamilahmadi, H. Muller-Steinhagen, A. O. Sharif, M Izadpanah, A. Ghalambor, E. Motai, Scale formation in Iranian oil reservoir and production equipment during water injection, SPE 5th Int. Oilfield Scale Symposium and Exhibition, Aberdeen, (2002)

Moghadasi, J., Jamialahmadi, M., Müller-Steinhagen H., and Sharif, A. O.: “Scale Formation in Iranian Oil Reservoir and Production Equipment during Water Injection (Kinetics of CaSO4 and CaCO3 Crystal Growth and Effect on Formation Damage,” Society of Petroleum Engineers paper No. 82233, 2003.

Moghadasi, J., Jamialahmadi, M., Müller-Steinhagen, H., Sharif, A. O., Ghalambor, A., Izadpanah, M.R. and Motaie, E.: “Scale Formation in Iranian Oil Reservoir and Production Equipment during Water Injection,” SPE paper no. 80406, Presented at the 5th International Oilfield Scale Symposium and Exhibition held in Aberdeen, UK, 29–30 January 2003.

Moghadasi, J., Jamialahmadi, M., Müller-Steinhagen, H., and Sharif, A.O.: “Formation Damage due to Scale Formation in Porous Media Resulting from Water Injection,” Society of Petroleum Engineers paper No. 86524, 2004.

H. Ahmed, A.O. Sharif, M Ghadiri, The drag on a sphere in a tapered tube, Advances in Fluid Mechanics IV, pp.483-492, M. Rahman et al. (Eds), WIT press (2002).

Sharif, A.O., A novel Manipulated Osmosis desalination process, Water Desalination and Purification Technology Outlook for the Arab World, University of Sharja, UAE, 8-10 May 2005.

A Novel Desalination and Power Generation Process, 1ST World Water & Renewable Energy Congress-Exhibition, November 25-29th 2007 – Maastricht, The Netherlands

Sharif, A.O. and Al-Hussaini, H.A., The Potential of Solar Pond for Desalination Applications in Hot Climates, Karbala University Scientific Conference, Karbala, Iraq, April 2009.  

Sharif, A.O., The Power of Salt – Iraq Future Supplies of Water and Power, Ministry of Science and Technology, Strategic Research Priorities Conference, Baghdad, Iraq, 22-24 June, 2009.  

Al-Zuhairi A. and Sharif, A.O., A Novel Manipulated Osmosis Desalination Process, IDA Congress, Dubai, November 2009.

Alghamdi, A. and Sharif A.O, Pilot Plant Study of a novel three Stage distillation system, IDA Congress, Dubai, November 2009.

Sharif, A. O. and Rahal, Z., Power from Salty Water – Is Salt Going to be the World's New Oil?, International Desalination Association Congress, Dubai, November 2009.

Sharif, A. O. and Sanduk, M., Problems of Science and Technology Development in the Arab World, Science and Society Conference, Cambridge, August, 2009.

A O Sharif, G.Hassan, A.Tate and U.Tuzun, The Effect of Many-body Interactions on the Electrostatic Force in an Array of Spherical Particles, World Conference of Particle Technology 6, Nuremberg, Germany, April 26-29 (2010)

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