Head of Department, Assistant Professor
+962 6 4294444 Ext. 4210

Educational Background

Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida
Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida
Electrical Engineering, University of South Florida
Research Interests

Electrochemical energy storage, batteries, supercapacitors, fuel cells, electronic materials synthesis and deposition, electrochemical characterization, renewable energy, photovoltaic systems, semiconductors


Funded Projects

  • Binary Metallic Catalysts for the Oxidation of Methanol in Fuel Cells (GJU Scientific Research).
  • Development of Higher Education Teaching Modules on The Socio-Economic Impacts of The Renewable Energy Implementation (ERASMUS+/EU).

Selected Publications

2019 Ammar Alkhalidi, Mohamad K. Khawaja, Abdel Ghaffar Al Kelany,"Investigation of Repurposed Material Utilization for Environmental Protection and Reduction of Overheat Power Losses in PV Panels",International Journal of Photoenergy,Volume 2019,2019
2019 Ammar Alkhalidi, Mohamad K. Khawaja, Khaled A. Amer, Audai S. Nawafleh, Mohammad A. Al-Safadi,"Portable Biogas Digesters for Domestic Use in Jordanian Villages",Recycling,4, 21,2019
2019 Mohamad K. Khawaja, Mohammad F. Khanfar, Talin Oghlenian, Waed Alnahar,"Fabrication and Electrochemical Characterization of Carbon Based Supercapacitor Electrodes",IEEE - 2019 10th International Renewable Energy Congress (IREC),2019
2019 Mohamad K. Khawaja, Ammar Alkhalidi, Sara Mansour,"Environmental impacts of energy storage waste and regional legislation to curtail their effects – highlighting the status in Jordan",Journal of Energy Storage,26, 100919,2019
2019 Ammar A. T. Alkhalidi, Ryo S. Amano, Mohamad K. Khawaja,"Estimation Model of KLa Constant Using Bubble Release Rate and Bubble Size",Scholars Journal of Engineering and Technology,7(2), 33-40,2019
2019 Ammar Alkhalidi, Mohamad K Khawaja, Dana Abusubaih,"Energy efficient cooling and heating of aquaponics facilities based on regional climate",International Journal of Low-Carbon Technologies,2019
2015 Mohsin Ahmed, Mohamad Khawaja, Marco Notarianni, Bei Wang, Dayle Goding, Bharati Gupta, John J Boeckl, Arash Takshi, Nunzio Motta, Stephen E Saddow, Francesca Iacopi,"A thin fil approach for SiC-derived as an on-chip electrode for supercapacitors",Nanotechnology,26(43), 434005,2015
2014 Saumya Sharma, Mohamad K. Khawaja, Manoj K. Ram, D. Yogi Goswami, Elias Stefanakos,"Characterization of 10,12-pentacosadiynoic acid Langmuir–Blodgett monolayers and their use in metal–insulator–metal tunnel devices",Beilstein journal of nanotechnology,5(1), 2240-2247,2014
2014 Mohamad K. Khawaja, Saumya Sharma, Manoj K. Ram, D. Yogi Goswami, Elias Stefanakos,"Sol-gel synthesis of ruthenium oxide-graphene nanocomposites as electrode material for supercapacitor applications",Graphene,2(2), 117-122.,2014