Associate Professor , Vice Dean
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Educational Background

Process Engineering/Department: Fluid Mechanics, process and energy. Grenoble Institute of Technology (INPG)
Chemical engineering, University of Science and Technology
Chemical engineering ,University of Science and Technology
Research Interests

1.  Solar energy systems
2.   Solar energy project development
3.   Energy economics
4.   Utilization of renewable energy resources
5.   Energy Efficiency
6.   Components optimization of solar energy systems
7.   Concentrating Solar Power

Selected Publications

2010 H. Benbelkacem,, R. Bayard,, A. Abdelhay,, Y. Zhang,, R. Gourdon,"Effect of leachate injection modes on municipal solid waste degradation in anaerobic bioreactor’",Bioresource Technol,101: 5206–5212.,2010
2009 Abdelhay A,, Magnin JP,, Gondrexon N,, Baup S, Willison JC,"Adaptation of a Mycobacterium strain to phenanthrene degradation in a biphasic culture system: influence on interfacial area and droplet size.’",Biotechnol lett,31:57-63 DOI 10.1007/s10529-008-9832-0.,2009
2009 Abdelhay A,, Magnin JP,, Gondrexon N,, Baup S, Willison JC,"Enhancement of mass transfer characteristics and phenanthrene degradation in Two-Phase Partitioning Bioreactor equipped with internal static mixers’.",accepted : the conference of ‘la Société Française de Génie des Procédés’.,2009
2009 Abdelhay A,, Magnin JP,, Gondrexon N,, Baup S, Willison JC,"Enhancement of mass transfer characteristics and phenanthrene degradation in Two-Phase Partitioning Bioreactor equipped with internal static mixers’.",accepted to biotechnology and bioprocess engineering.,2009
2008 Abdelhay A,, Magnin JP,, Gondrexon N,, Baup S, Willison JC,"Optimization and modeling of phenanthrene degradation by Mycobacterium sp. 6PY1 in a biphasic medium using response-surface methodology.",Appl Microbiol Biotechnol,78:881-888 DOI 10.1007/s00253-008-1365-x.,2008