Prof. Dr. Ibrahem Altarawneh
OFFICE: Building M, M-509
PHONE: +962 6 4294444 Ext. 4401

I am a professor in chemical engineering / department of Pharmaceutical and Chemical Engineering, German Jordanian University. I got my undergraduate degree in chemical engineering from Mut’ah University (1999). I earned my Master and PhD degrees from the University of Sydney in 2005 and 2008, respectively. My Ph.D. research focused on multi-phase controlled/living emulsion polymerization (Reaction kinetics, monitoring, and optimization). 

Educational Background

Ph.D. degree in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

Research Interests
  • Computational thermodynamics and reaction kinetics.
  • Environmental pollutants: formation and reaction kinetics.
  • Energy / Renewable Energy / solar energy collectors / solar desalination.
  • Catalytic systems based on nonporous materials.
  • Chemical processes modeling and simulations. 
  • Scholarship towards B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, September 1994, Jordanian Ministry of Higher Education& Scientific Research based on the General Secondary Examination / Scientific Stream.
  • Scholarship towards M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, Jun 2004, Al Hussein bin Talal University.
  • Scholarship towards Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, Jun 2005, Al Hussein bin Talal University.
  • Post-doctoral position at the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering / the University of Sydney.