Associate Professor
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+962 6 4294444 Ext. 4408

Educational Background

Radiation Medical Biophysics, Dundee University, Scotland, U.K, 1983
Radiation Medical Biophysics, Dundee University, Scotland, U.K, 1979
Physics, Baghdad- Iraq, 1975
Research Interests
  • Application of biomaterials in medicine.
  • PET scan by using NaF18 for bone Metastases.
  • Radiological protection in nuclear power vicinity, hospitals and institutes  
  • None destructive technique in oil industry.
  • Method of detection the NORM as a side product in oil industry 
  • Non-invasive technique for the diagnostic of breast cancer,
  • UV light and the induction of melanoma.
  • Preservation of food by gamma irradiation and electron beam.
  • Radon in air and water.
  • Degrading of certain vitamin by microwave heating.
  • Radiation effect on Health and Environment,  Tobacco research.
  • The effect of high power line , Magnetic field  on the general public.
  • CT,  MRI  and FMRI Imaging .
  • Developing a local research in Apnea for diabetic people    
Experience
  • 2017 –Present:  Dean. School of Basic Sciences and Humanities. German-Jordanian University
  • 2016- 2017: Vice Dean    School of applied medical sciences. German-Jordanian University
  • 2012-2016: Lecturer, School of applied medical sciences
  • 2008-2012:  Dean, School of applied medical sciences     
  • 2006-2008: Head of Biomedical Engineering         School of applied medical sciences          
  • 2004 – 2006: Director of Central Laboratories, Office of Research,  University of Qatar
  • 2003 – 2004: Dean, College of Science    
  • 2002 – 2003: lecturer      Physics Department      
  • 1995- 2002: Assistant / Associate Professor of Medical.  Radiation Physics, Medical Physics Department, Applied University of Science, Amman, Jordan
  • 1988- 1995: Senior Scientist Grade I,  UK Senior lecturer, (Associate Prof)
  • DNA Damage Group. Employed by L’Oreal cosmetic France looking at possible carcinogenic effects of hair dye.-United 
  • Medical Research Council, Oxford, Kingdom
  • Medical Research Council, Harwell, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. ( currently address  Oxford University)
Awards
  • 1984, NATO Grants to attend Carcinogenics workshop USA
  • 1987, Young investigator award from the Association for radiation Research  (ARR) UK
  • 1988, L’Oreal Funding for the Melanesian research (7 years grant) ₤70,000 per year
  • 1995, The Royal Society (UK) awards to attend the International Congress for Radiation Research 10th ICRR- Germany.
  • 1995, Award from Arab Federation for Food Industries regarding the proposed food irradiation project presented in Amman meeting
  • 1999, The Royal Society (UK) awards to attend the International Congress for Radiation Research  11th ICRR 1999 - Ireland
  • 2004, University of Bath shield for initiation a co-operation between Bath University, Pharmacy and Pharmacology Dept. and University of Qatar.
  • 2005, Qatar University Award for the work performed as Dean of college of science.   
  • 2006, Qatar University Award for the work performed as member of college of science.
  • 2010, King Hussien Cancer centre award for helping in organizing there meeting.
  • 2012, As School Dean , The School received Prince Al-Hassan awards for best program  for the Vision Rehabilitation.
  • 2014, Ministry of Higher education and scientific Research Iraq for helping in Biomedical Engineering programmes.
  • 2015, Award from Qatar University for creating school of pharmacy.
  • 2015, Train of trainer award form DAAD –GJU .

Selected Publications

2020 Akeel T. Al-Kazwini, Mohannad M. Al-Arnaout, Tiba R. Abdulkareem,"Radon-222 Exposure and Dose Concentration Levels in Jordanian Dwellings",Journal of Environmental and Public Health,vol. 2020, Article ID 6668488, 7 pages,2020 [View]
2017 Arwa Abdeihay, Inshad Jum’h, Enas Abdulhay, Akeel Al-kazwini, Mashael Alzubi,"Anodic oxidation of slaughterhouse wastewater on boron doped diamond BDD: process variables effect",67(12) 2225- 2235,2017
2017 Inshad. Jum’h, Arwa. Abdelhay, Ahmad. Telfah, M-Ali Al-Akhras, Akeel. Al-Kazwini, Stefan,"Veratric acid removal from water by electrochemical oxidation on BDD anode",ICAM ,conference proceeding Journal: IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering Rosiwal4, Jordan University of Science & Technology (JUST),2017
2016 Akeel T. Al-Kazwini, Atta G. Attaelmanan,"The Enhancement of Background Radiation as a Result of Using Natural Building Materials",Journal of Community Medicine and Health Education,Vol. 6 No. 5,2016
2015 Al-Kazwini, A,"Compartmental analysis of metals in waterpipe smoking technique BMC Public Health 2015",15:153,2015
2015 Al-Kazwini, A,"Evaluation of Extremely Low frequency Magnetic Field in- University Offices-A Survey Study ",European International Journal of Science and Technology,Vol. 4 No,2015
2014 Al-Kazwini, A, Sdepanian, S, & Said, A,"Determination of Macro and Trace Elements in Moassel Used in Waterpipe in Jordan",Public Health Research,4(1): 39-44 -2014,2014
2014 Ma'touq, J, Al-Nabulsi, J, Al-Kazwini, A, Baniyassien, A, & Al-Haj Issa, G,"Eye Blinking-Based Method for Detecting Driver Drowsiness ",J Med Eng Technol,38(8) pp. 416-419,2014
2012 Al-Kazwini, A, Said, A,"Determination of Natural and Artificial Radionuclide Materials in the Ma’assel used in Hubbly-Bubbly (Shisha) in Jordan",oxicological and Environmental Chemistry,Vol. 94, No 7, 1294-1303,2012
2010 Hamdi, J, & Al-Kazwini, A,"Cross-Cultural Science and Engineering Education: The German-Jordanian University Experience",University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates,23-25 Nov. 2010,ED-1-118 , In 5th International Forum on Eng Edu. (IFEE2010) ,Engineering Education in the 21stt Century – Quality , Globalization and Local Relevance Jointly with the European SDPROMO II Conference ,Sustainable Development in Higher Education , ,2010
2003 A.T. Al-Kazwini, M.A. Hasan,"Radon concentration in Jordan drinking water and hot springs",Journal of Radiological Protection,Vol 23 (438-448),2003
2000 A.T. Al-Kazwini,"The febetron 704 a tool in pulse radiolysis studies",Jordan Journal of Applied Sciences,Vol. 2 ( 97-107 ) ,2000
1996 A.T. Al-Kazwini, P. O'Neill, G.E., Adams, R.B., Cundall and A. Junino.,"One-electron oxidation of 2,3-dihydro-5,6-dihydroxyindole: The influence of Zn 2+",Journal of the Chemical Society Perkins Trans (2), 124-129,1996
1994 Al-Kazwini,A.T., P.O'Neill, G.E., Adams, R.B. Cundall, J. Maignan,"Characterisation of The Intermediates Produced upon One-Electron Oxidation of C (1), C(2) Methyl Substitution of 5,6-Dihydroxyindole: Pathways of Melanogenesis",Journal of Melanoma Research,vol 4, 343-350,1994
1994 Al-Kazwini, A.T., G.E.Adams, P. O'Neill, M.A.Naylor, E.M.Fielden,"Radiation Induced Luminescence in DNA: Evidence for Long-Range Electron Migration",Radiation Research.Vol. 138, 307-311,1994
1994 Al-Kazwini, A.T., G.E.Adams, P. O'Neill, M.A.Naylor, E.M.Fielden,"Effect of electron traps upon Radiation-Induced charge migration within solid DNA",Int. J. Rad. Biol. 65, p.127-128 ,1994
1991 Akeel T.Al-Kazwini, Peter O'Neill, David Papworth, Gerald E. Adams, E. Martin Fielden,"Comments on the estimated distance over which electron can migrate in solid DNA before being trapped by misonidazole",Radiation Research Vol. 125, 348,1991
1990 Akeel T. Al-Kazwini, Peter O'Neill, Gerald E. Adams, E. Martin Fielden,"Radiation-Induced Energy Migration within DNA: The Role of Misonidazole as an Electron Trap",Radiation Research Vol.121, 149-153,1990
1990 A.T. Al-Kazwini, P. O'Neill, G.E. Adams, R.B. Cundall, G. Lang, A. Junino,"One-electron oxidation of methoxylated and hydroxylated indoles by N'3: 1. Characterisation of the primary indolic radicals",The Journal of Physical Chemistry Vol.94, No. 17, 6666-6670,1990
1988 A.T. Al-Kazwini, P. O'Neill, E.M. Fielden, G.E. Adams,"Radiation-induced energy migration in solid DNA: Effect of misonidazole and oxygen",Int. J. Rad. Biol. 54, p. 831,1988
1988 Al-Kazwini, A.T., Cunningham, J.W., Watt, D.E.,"Damage by Nuclear Elastic Scattering (NES) Forty years on",Int.J.Radiat.Biol.Vol.53, No.4, 683-685,1988
1988 Al-Kazwini,.A.T., O'Neill,P., Fielden,E.M., Adams, G.E. ,"Radiation-induced Luminescence from "Dry" and Hydrated DNA and Macromolecules",Radiat.Phys.Chem.Vol.32 No. 3, pp 385-389,1988
1988 Al-Kazwini, A.T., Land, E.J., O'Neill, P. , Fielden, E.M.,"Pulse Radiolytic study of Solid DNA using Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopic Techniques",Int.J.Radiat.Biol.,Vol 53 No.6. ,1988
1987 Al-Kazwini,A.T., O'Neill,P., Adams,G.E. , Fielden, E.M.,"Energy migration in pulse irradated DNA: effect of H2O and misonidazole",In radiation research; proc. 8th Int.Congr.Radiation Research, Edinburgh,(edt. Fielden, E.M. et al) 12,1987
1986 Al-Kazwini, A.T.,"Radiation-induced luminescence from "Dry" DNA and related macromolecules",Presented at: 3rd Biennial Meeting of the Society for Free Radical Research,Dusseldorf, West Germany, July 20-23,1986
1982 Cunningham, J.W., Al-Kazwini, A.T., Watt, D.E.,"Penetration depths of low energy (<100 keV) H+,He+ and N+ ions in solid enzyme layers",Eighth Symposium on Microdosimetry, West Germany,EUR 8395 (pp. 265-273),1982
1981 Watt, D.E., Al-Kazwini, A.T., Al-Shaibani, H.M., Twaij, D.A. ,"Studies in enzyme inactivation as a prelude to damage modelling",Seventh Symposium on Microdosimetry,Oxford, EUR 7147 (pp. 1475-1488),1981
1981 Watt, D.E., Al-Kazwini, A.T, Al-Shaibani, H.M., Twaij, D.A.,"Studies in enzyme inactivation as a prelude to damage modelling", Seventh Symposium on Microdosimetry,Oxford, EUR 7147 (pp. 1475-1488),1981