Recent Submissions

  • BET Surface Area Analyzer Design 

    Kamal Tanbour, Rafeeq (2012-05)
  • Production of Fuel from Polymer Waste. 

    Hamad, o Afnan; Jamous, o Marah; Manasra, o Mohammad; Rasheed, o Rahal (2012-05)
    This century can be called “Plastic age”, plastics play a major role in our modern life, plastic was alternative for most industrial materials due to its fabulous properties, there is an increase in the production and ...
  • Enhancement of Water Treatment by using Electromagnetic Field 

    Sawafta, Bassam; Slameh, Hassan; Abu-Hamad, Islah (2014-04-29)
    Despite its ubiquity, there is relatively little scientific literature on magnetic water treatment. It is not clear how, or even if, it works. Unlike chemical water softening, magnetic treatment should have no direct effect ...
  • Preparation And Characterization Of Composites Based On Recycled PolyEthylene And PolyEthylene Terephtalate Bleneds 

    Odeh, Ayda; Hantouli, Duaa; Daqqa, Shoroq (2014-04-22)
    Polymers affect every day of our life. These materials have so many varied characteristics and applications that their usefulness can only be measured by our imagination. Polymers have been with us since the beginning of ...
  • Sun-dried/ low temperature clay bricks 

    Ihbaishe, Ahmed; Kanaan, Do’a; Hamarshah, Hana’; Hmaidat, Tala’at (2016-05-04)
    Limestone has been used as a construction material in Palestine for a long time, but the disadvantages in extracting it in addition to other cons have opened the door for alternative materials such as clay to be used. Thus, ...
  • Modification of Tire Pyrolysis Oil 

    Rabay'a, Ahlam; Abd Alrazeq, Ahmad; Jaber, Moayed; Makhlouf, Saja (2015)
    Waste tire pyrolysis oil has high potential to replace conventional fossil liquidfuels due to its high calorific heating value, However, the large amounts of sulfurous compounds in this oil hinders its application. Thus, ...
  • Compounding of Polyethylene using stone cutting waste (limestone powder) 

    Al-Shiekh, Hiba; Yousof, Tahreer; Abu-Saa, Wala' (2013)
    The aim of the current project is to study the possibility of compounding polyethylene using stone cutting solid waste (lime stone powder). Solid stone cutting waste consist mainly of calcium carbonate and is usually ...
  • Spread Cheese from Recycled Whey Protein 

    Bsharat, Bayan; Jubran, Tamima (2015)
    In cheese making, casein forms the crud structure while whey proteins are lost in the whey. Whey proteins are well known for their high nutritional value and versatile functional properties in food products. ...
  • Bioconversion of Whey to Lactic Acid Using Lactic Acid Bacteria (LAB) 

    AMER, BARAA; SARSOUR, HIBA; ESHTAYA, MOUNTAHA; YASEEN, NOOR (2011)
    Lactic acid is a natural organic acid, which is an industrially important product. It is used in pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and chemical, textile and food industries. Novel applications in synthesis of biodegradable ...
  • Design of pilot plant steam distillation unit 

    Ishtaya, Dana; Jomaa, Hanan; Atalla, Lana (2015-02-17)
    Steam distillation used to separate rosemary oil. This project focused on building steam distillation apparatus and how to extract oil and improve the quantity. In the experimental part we design and install pilot plant ...
  • Production of Powder Grease for Wire drawing 

    Hassan, Ameera; Shanaa, Renad; Alawna, Sandy; Sarhan, Tasneem (2015-05-01)
    Wire drawing is a metal working process used to reduce the cross section of wire by pulling the wire through single or series of drawing dies. This process needs aid to ease drawing and minimize the friction between produced ...
  • Wood Plastic Composites 

    Habayeb, Dania; Musleh, Aya; Yasin, Randa (2013)
    Wood-Plastic Composites (WPCs) consist of wood particles and a thermoplastic matrix such as PE, PP and PVC. Among the thermoplastics, low density polyethylene is more favorable in the processing because of its uses as a ...
  • Recycling of Liquid Effluents from HPLC Devices in Pharmaceutical Industry 

    Zubidi, Eman; Odeh, Hadi; Zaid Alkeelani, Mohammed; Odeh, Tasneem (2016-06)
    The main objective of this project is to recycle acetonitrile- methanol -water mixture from the High Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) waste in the pharmaceutical sector. The recycling process always has economic ...
  • Use of Limestone Waste in Cement Production 

    Najajrah, Ghadeer; A Mustafa, Aya (2016-01-22)
    Limestone waste powder is an industrial and environmental burden. This fine-grained powder is a by-product of the stone industry. Therefore, exploring new engineering solutions to this problem should be highly beneficial ...
  • Characterization of Wood Ash and Potential Applications 

    Kilani, Maram; Abed Rabbo, Naheel; Mas’oud, Munya; Al-Wawi, Shurouq (2016-01)
    The main objective of our project is to study wood ash from local plants and to explore its beneficial use in different industries, including glass, ceramics, fertilizers, soap, and construction, and thus to reduce its ...
  • Microwave Steam Distillation & essential oils application 

    Koni, Dua'a; Abdelhaq, Israa; Yasin, Rana; Abu Hijleh, Yasmeen (2016-05)
    The main objectives of this project are to develop simple domestic Microwave unit to be applied to extract essential oils (E.O) from different plants. The Microwave Steam Distillation (MSD) unit has a benefit on saving ...
  • Production and Characterization of Membranes from Recycled Styrofoam for Wastewater Treatment 

    Qarqesh, Alaa; Nassasra, Badrya; Izzdeen, Raya; Barahmeh, Suahad (2016-11-21)
    The production, use, and disposal of Polystyrene (a substance more commonly known as Styrofoam) causes adverse environmental and health effects. These impacts are of considerable concern, as, according to the Environmental ...
  • Biodegradable Poly-CaproLactone, Poly-Lactide Microcapsules For Controlled Drug Delivery System 

    Hithnawi, Afif; Ashayer, Lubna; Abu Zahra, Nuha; Aghbar, Sundus (2015-05-22)
    Polymeric microcapsules have attracted a great deal of interest because of their application in different fields such as pharmaceutical field. Biodegradable microcapsules are used to encapsulate different types of drugs ...
  • Production & Characterizations of Thermoplastic Starch Polymer (TPS) 

    Awwad, Ahmad; Kamhawi, Dana; Ismail, Falak (2014-12-11)
    Most polymers are non-biodegradable because they came from petrochemical materials so they cause several environmental problems when they are discarded in dumpsites or landfills in addition to air pollution if they are ...
  • Conversion of Used Engine Oil into Lubricating Grease 

    Shayeb, Atheer; Bani Odeh, Israa; Tameem, Marehan; Barahma, Sahar (2011-05-21)
    The main objective of this project was to convert used engine lubricating oils into lubricating greases. Lubricating oil was an important resource and a petroleum base product. The high price of lube oil and objective of ...

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