Referreed Journal Papers

 

2018

  1. Abdalla, O., Izady, A., Al-Hosni T., Chen, M., Semhi, Kh., Al Mamari, H., (2018) Modern recharge in a transboundary groundwater basin deduced from hydrochemical and isotopic investigations: Al-Buraimi, Oman. Geofluids, doi: https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/7593430.. [IF= 2.540].
  2. Chen, M., Izady, A., Abdalla, O., Amerjeed, M., (2018) A surrogate-based sensitivity quantification and Bayesian inversion of a regional groundwater flow model. Journal of Hydrology, 557: 826–837, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2017.12.071.[IF=3.727].
  3. Nazarieh, F., Ansari, H., Ziaei, A. N., Izady, A., Davari, K., Brunner, P., (2018) Spatial and temporal dynamics of deep percolation, lag time and recharge in an irrigated semi-arid region. Hydrogeology Journal, doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10040-018-1789-z, [IF= 2.071].
  4. Chen, M., Maktoumi, A. (2018). Topical Collection: Coastal aquifers in the middle east and north Africa region. Hydrogeology Journal 26, 2543-2546.https://doi.org/10.1007/s10040-018-1839-6.
  5. Chen, M., Abdalla, O, Izady, A. (2018). Multi-scale regional groundwater development and calibration. Journal of Water Pollution and Control 1, 1-4.
  6. Purnama, A., Baawain, M.S. & Shao, D.D. (2016) Simulation of Sediment Discharges during an Outfall Dredging Operation, International Journal of Oceanography , vol. 2016, Article ID 8097861: 1–10. (doi:10.1155/2016/8097861)
  7. Saadatpour, A., Alizadeh, A., Ziaei, A.N., Izady A. (2018)Estimation of Blue and Green Water using SWAT Model in the Neishaboor Watershed. Iranian Journal of Irrigation and Drainage, Accepted.
  8. Tajabadi, M., Ziaei, A. N., Davary, K., Izady, A., Bahrami, R., Meshkini, J. (2018). Groundwater modeling of Bojnurd aquifer considering different layers. Iranian Water Research Journal, Accepted.
  9. Tajabadi, M., Ziaei, A. N., Izady, A., Bahrami, R., Meshkini, J. (2018) Introduction of three-dimensional geology models and their application for layering of alluvial aquifers (case study:  Bojnourd aquifer). Journal of Water and Sustainable Development, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 103-110.
  10. Nazarieh, F., Ansari, H., Ziaei, A. N., Davary, K., Izady, A. (2018) Estimation of the spatiotemporal pattern of recharge by distributed PRMS model (Case study: Neishaboor watershed). Journal of Iran – Water Resources Research, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 226-238.

2017

  1. Izady, A., Abdalla, O., Joodavi, A., Karimi, A., Chen, M., Tompson, A.F.B. (2017), Groundwater recharge estimation in arid hardrock-alluvium aquifers using combined water-table fluctuation and groundwater balance approaches. Hydrological Processes 31(19), 3437-3451. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hyp.11270.
  2. Izady, A., Sanikhani H., Abdalla, O., Chen, M., Kisi, O. (2017), Impurity effect on clear water evaporation: Toward modeling wastewater evaporation using ANNs, ANFIS-SC and GEP techniques. Hydrological Sciences Journal 62(11), 1856-1866. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02626667.2017.1356023.
  3. Izady, A., Abdalla, O., Joodavi, A., Chen, M. (2017), Groundwater modeling and sustainability of a transboundary hardrock-alluvium aquifer in north Oman mountains. Water 9(3), 161. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/w9030161.
  4. Izady, A., Abdalla, O., Ahmadi, T., Chen, M. (2017), An efficient methodology to design optimal groundwater level monitoring network in Al-Buraimi region, Oman. Arabian Journal of Geosciences 10, 26. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12517-016-2802-2.
  5. Chen, M., Izady, A., Abdalla, O. (2017), An efficient surrogate-based simulation-optimization method for calibrating a regional MODFLOW model. Journal of Hydrology 544, 591-603. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.12.011.
  6. Abdalla, O. and Chen, M. (2017), Editorial: Special issue on water resources in arid areas. Arabian Journal of Geosciences 10, 6. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12517-016-2797-8.
  7. Shao, D.D., Gao, W., Purnama, A. & Guo, J. (2017) Modelling Dredging Induced Turbidity Dispersion in Far Field under Oscillatory Tidal Currents, Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering, 143(3): Article ID 06016007: 1–16. (doi: 10.1061/(ASCE) WW.1943-5460.0000379)
  8. Purnama, A., Al-Maamari, H.A. & Balakrishnan, E. (2017) Optimal Outfall Systems for Nearshore Effluent Discharges on Eroded Sandy Beaches,  Journal of Coupled Systems and Multiscale Dynamics , 5(4): 217-224

 

2016

  1. Izady, A., Abdalla, O., Mahabbati, A., (2016). Dynamic Panel Data-based groundwater level prediction and decomposition in an arid hardrock-alluvium aquifer. Environmental Earth Sciences, 75(18): 1-13, doi: 10.1007/s12665-016-6059-6. [IF=1.435].
  2. Mahabbati, A., Izady, A., Mousavi Baygi, M., Davary, K., Hasheminia, S.M. (2016). Daily soil temperature prediction using “panel-data” concept. Journal of Applied Statistics, 44(8), 1385–1401, doi: 10.1080/02664763.2016.1214240. [IF=0.699].
  3. Purnama, A., Baawain, M.S. & Shao, D.D. (2016) Simulation of Sediment Discharges during an Outfall Dredging Operation, International Journal of Oceanography, vol. 2016, Article ID 8097861: 1–10. (doi:10.1155/2016/8097861)
  4. Izady, A., Abdalla, O., Sadeghi, M., Majidi, M., Karimi, A., Chen, M., A novel approach to modeling wastewater evaporation based on dimensional analysis. Water Resources Management, 30(8): 2801-2814, 2016. DOI: 10.1007/s11269-016-1324-8.
  5. Suzanne Faber, Ali Al-Maktoumi, Anvar Kacimov, Hamed Al-Busaidi, Said Al-Ismaily, Mohamed Al-Belushi. Migration and deposition of fine particles in a porous filter and alluvial deposit: laboratory experiments, Arabian Journal of Geosciences (Springer) 2016. Doi: 10.1007/s12517-016-2309-x.
  6. Kacimov A.R., Zlotnik V., Al-Maktoumi A., Al-Abri R. Modelling of transient water table response to managed aquifer recharge: A Lagoon in Muscat, Oman. Environmental Earth Sciences Journal (Springer) 2016. Doi:10.1007/s12665-015-5137-5.
  7. Al-Saqri S., Al-Maktoumi A.,  Al-Ismaily S.,  Kacimov A., Al-Busaidi H. Hydropedology and soil evolution in explaining the hydrological properties of recharge dams in arid zone environments. Arabian. J. Geosciences (Springer) 2016, v. 9, N 1, 1-12. DOI: 10.1007/s12517-015-2076-0.
  8. Kacimov A.R.,  Obnosov Yu.V. Size and shape of steady sea water intrusion, sharp-interface wedge: the Polubarinova-Kochina analytical solution to the dam problem revisited.  J. Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE, 2016.
  9. Kacimov, A. Obnosov Yu.V.  Tension-saturated and unsaturated flows from  line sources in subsurface irrigation: Riesenkampf’s and Philip’s  solutions  revisited. Water Resources Research (Wiley), v.52, 2016 doi:10.1002/2015WR018221.      
  10. Kalbus, E.; Zekri, S.; Karimi, A. 2016. Intervention Scenarios to Manage Seawater Intrusion in a Coastal Agricultural Area in Oman. Arabian Journal of Geoscience. Accepted  March 2016.
  11. Emad A Khudaish, Fakhra Al-Nofli, Jahangir Ahmad Rather, Mohammed Al-Hinaai, Karthik Laxman, Htet Htet Kyaw, Salim Al-Harthy. Sensitive and selective dopamine sensor based on novel conjugated polymer decorated with gold nanoparticles. Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, 761 (2016) 80-88.
  12. Priyanka Sathe, Jutta Richter, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Sergey Dobretsov and Joydeep Dutta. Self-decontaminating photocatalytic zinc oxide nanorod coatings for marine microfouling prevention: a mesocosm studyBiofouling 32 (2016), 383-395.
  13. Priyanka Sathe, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Sergey Dobretsov and Joydeep Dutta. Removal and regrowth inhibition of microalgae using visible light photocatalysis with ZnO nanorods: a green technologySeparation and Purification Technology 162 (2016), 61–67
  14. Reem Al Alawi, Karthik Laxman, Sarim Dastgir and Joydeep Dutta. Role of bonding mechanisms during transfer hydrogenation reaction on heterogeneous catalysts of platinum nanoparticles supported on zinc oxide nanorods. Applied Surface Science (2016) [in press].
  15. Farzia Karim, Tanujjal Bora, Mayur Chaudhari, Khalid Habib, Waleed Mohammed and Joydeep Dutta. Measurement of aluminum oxide film by Fabry-Pérot interferometry and scanning electron microscopy Journal of Saudi Chemical Society (2016) [in press].
  16. Jamal Al-Sabahi, Tanujjal Bora, Mohammed Al-Abri and Joydeep Dutta. Controlled defects of zinc oxide nanorods for efficient visible light photocatalytic degradation of phenol.  Materials 9 (2016), 238.
  17. Abdullah Al-Hamdi, Mika Sillanpää, Tanujjal Bora and Joydeep Dutta. Efficient photocatalytic degradation of phenol in aqueous solution by SnO2:Sb nanoparticlesApplied Surface Science 370 (2016), 229-236.
  18. Abdullah Al-Hamdi, Mika Sillanpää and Joydeep Dutta. Intermediate formation during photodegradation of phenol using lanthanum doped tin dioxide nanoparticles.   Research on Chemical Intermediates 42 (2016), 3055-3069.
  19. Mohammed Najam Khan and Joydeep Dutta. Photocatalytic Inactivation of Escherichia Coli using Zinc Stannate Nanostructures under Visible Light. Advanced Materials Research, 1133 (2016), 203-209.
  20. Sunandan Baruah, M. Najam Khan and Joydeep Dutta. Perspectives and applications of nanotechnology in water treatment.  Environmental Chemistry Letters 14 (2016) 1-14.
  21. Razavi, S., Davary, K., Ghahraman, B., Ziaei, A. N., Izady, A., Eshaghian, K., Shahedi, M., Talebi, F. (2017). Development and application of the Qausi Distributed Water Balance model (QDWB) in the Neishaboor-Rokh watershed. Journal of Water and Soil, Vol. 30, Issue 6, pp. 1888-1904.
  22. Izady, A., Davary, K. (2016). Evaluation of water productivity indexes in Astan-Ghods-Razavi companies. Journal of Water and Sustainable Development, Vol. 2, Issue 2, pp. 9-14.

 

 

 

2015

  1. Kudoda, A.; Abdalla, O. 2015. Hydrochemical characterization of the main aquifers in the capital city of Sudan submitted to the Journal Environmental Earthsciences Volume 74, Issue 6, 16 June 2015, Pages 4771-4786.
  2. K. Semhi, O.A.E. Abdalla 2015. Rare earth elements and heavy metals in soil-plant system irrigated with treated wastewater in an arid Omani environment" the International Journal of Environmental Technology and Management Volume 18, Issue 3, 2015, Pages 231-253.
  3. Chen, M.; Tompson, A.F.B.; Mellors, R. J.; Abdalla, O. 2015. An efficient optimization of well placement and control for a geothermal prospect under geological uncertainty, Applied Energy, Volume 137, 1 January 2015, Pages 352-363, ISSN 0306-2619, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apenergy.2014.10.036
  4. Ebrahim G. Y., Jonoski A., Al-Maktoumi A., Mushtaque A., and Mynett A. (2015). Simulation-optimization approach for evaluating the feasibility of managed aquifer recharge in the samail lower catchment, Oman. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management(ASCE). DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000588.
  5. Ali Al-Maktoumi, Anvar Kacimov, Said Al-Ismaily, Hamed Al-Busaidi, Said Al-Saqri. (2015). Infiltration into two-layered soil: the Green-Ampt and Averyanov models revisited. Transport in Porous Media, 109:169–193. DOI:10.1007/s11242-015-0507-8.
  6. Zekri S., Triki Ch., Al-Maktoumi A., Bazargan-Lari M. R. (2015). An optimization-simulation approach for groundwater abstraction under recharge uncertainty. Water Resources Management. DOI: 10.1007/s11269-015-1023-x.
  7. Ali Al-Maktoumi, Said Al-Ismaily, Anvar Kacimov (2015) Studying hydropedology in arid-zone environment: a practical exercise for undergraduate students in soil and water sciences. Journal of geography in Higher Education - Taylor & Francis. Doi: 10.1080/03098265.2016.1140130.
  8. Al-Mulla, Y.A., S. Siddiqi, I. McCann, M. Belhaj and H. Al-Busaidi. 2015. Integrating New Technologies into the Effective Planning of Irrigation Schedules towards Efficient Water Use and Minimum Loss. Acta Hort. (in press).
  9. Kacimov A.R.,  Obnosov Yu.V.,  Abdalla, O., Castro-Orgaz O. Groundwater flow in hillslopes: analytical solutions by the  theory of holomorphic functions and hydraulic theory. Applied Mathematical Modelling (Elsevier), 2015, doi:10.1016/j.apm.2014.11.016.
  10. Kacimov A.R.,  Brown, G. A transient phreatic surface mound, evidenced by a strip  of vegetation in an earth dam shoulder: the Lembke-Youngs reductionist model revisited.   Hydrological Sciences J.  2015, (Taylor & Francis), v. 60,  N 2,  361-378.
  11. Kacimov A.R.,  Obnosov Yu.V.  An exact analytical solution for steady seepage from a perched aquifer to a low-permeable sublayer: Kirkham-Brock's legacy revisited. Water Resources Research (Wiley), 2015, v. 51, 3093–3107, doi:10.1002/2014WR016304.
  12. Obnosov Yu.V.,  Kacimov A.R.,   Castro-Orgaz O. An exact analytical solution for steady phreatic flow disappearing/re-emerging towards/from a bedrock/caprock  isobaric breach: the Polubarinova-Kochina-Numerov and Pavlovsky problems  revisited. Transport in Porous Media  (Springer), 2015, v 109, N2, 337-358, DOI 10.1007/s11242-015-0522-9.
  13. Purnama, A. and Shao, D.D. (2015) Two Desalination Brine Outfalls in Coastal Waters, Desalination 362: 68–73.
  14. Shao, D.D., Purnama, A. and Sun, T. (2015) Modelling Temporal Evolution of Dredging Induced Turbidity in Far Field, Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering 141(5): 04015001. DOI: 10-1061/(ASCE)WW.1943-5460.0000295, 1–8.
  15. Al-Baali, M. & Purnama, A. (2015) (Guest Editors) SQU Journal for Science, volume 20(2), Special Issue on Numerical Analysis and Optimization.
  16. Abdullah M Al-Hamdi, Mika Sillanpää, and Joydeep Dutta.  Gadolinium doped tin dioxide nanoparticles: an efficient visible light active photocatalyst. Journal of Rare Earths, 33 (2015) 1275–1283.
  17. Karthik Laxman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Rashid Khan, Tasneem Pervez and Joydeep Dutta.  Effect of a semiconductor dielectric coating on the salt adsorption capacity of a porous electrode in a capacitive deionization cell.  Electrochimica Acta 166 (2015) 329-337.
  18. Najam Malghani and Joydeep Dutta. Comparison of photocatalytic activity of ZTO nanoparticles and ZTO/ZnO composites for the removal of phenol from water and a study on the effect of pH on photocatalytic efficiency. Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing, in Press (2015).
  19. Karthik Laxman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Mohamed Al Abri, Laila Al Gharibi, Butheina Al Namani and Joydeep Dutta.  Efficient desalination of brackish ground water via a novel capacitive deionization cell using nanoporous activated carbon cloth electrodes. The Journal of Engineering Research (TJER), in Press (2015).
  20. Karthik Laxman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Priyanka Sathe, Mohamed Al Abri, Sergey Dobretsov and Joydeep Dutta. Desalination of inland brackish ground water in a capacitive desalination cell using nanoporous activated carbon cloth electrodes.  Desalination, 362 (2015) 126-132.
  21. Supamas Danwittayakul, Mayuree Jaisai and Joydeep Dutta. Efficient solar photocatalytic degradation of textile wastewater using ZnO/ZTO composites.  Applied Catalysis B:  Environmental 163 (2015) 1-8.
  22. Karthik Laxman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Rashid Khan, Tasneem Pervez and Joydeep Dutta. Improved desalination by zinc oxide nanorod induced electric field enhancement in capacitive deionization of brackish water.  Desalination 359 (2015) 64-70.
  23. Khaled Saoud, Rola Alsoubaihi, Nasr Bensalah, Tanujjal Bora, Massimo Bertino and Joydeep Dutta.  Synthesis of Supported Silver Nano-spheres on Zinc Oxide Nanorods for Photocatalytic Applications.  Materials Research Bulletin, 63 (2015) 134–140.
  24. Abdullah M Al-Hamdi  Mika Sillanpää and Joydeep Dutta.  Photocatalytic degradation of phenol by iodine doped tin oxide solution under UV and sunlight irradiation.  Journal of Alloys and Compounds 618 (2015) 366-371.

2014

 

1.       Al Raisi, S.A.; Sulaiman, H.; Abdalla, O.; and Suliman, F. 2014. Landfill Suitability Analysis using AHP method and state of heavy metals pollution in selected landfills in Oman. European Scientific Journal June 2014 edition vol.10, No.17 ISSN: 1857 – 7881 (Print) e - ISSN 1857- 7431.

2.       Kacimov, A., Obnosov, Y., Abdalla, O., Castro-Orgaz, O. Groundwater flow in hillslopes: Analytical solutions by the theory of holomorphic functions and hydraulic theory (2014) Applied Mathematical Modelling, Article in Press. DOI: 10.1016/j.apm.2014.11.016.

3.       Zekri, S; Maktoumi, A; Abdalla, O; Akil, J.; Charabi, Y. 2014. Hydrogeological and Economical Simulation: Water Provision in Emergency Situation for Muscat. Water Policy Vol 16 No 2 pp 340–357. IWA Publishing 2014 doi:10.2166/wp.2013.187.

4.       Abdalla O., Al-Abri. R. Factors affecting groundwater chemistry in regional arid basins of variable lithology: example of Wadi Umairy, Oman. Arabian Journal of Geosciences. Arab J Geosci (2014) 7:2861–2870 DOI 10.1007/s12517-013-0981-7.

5.       Al Raisi, S.A.; Sulaiman, H.; Suliman, F. and Abdalla, O. 2014. Assessment of Heavy Metals in Leachate of an Unlined Landfill in the Sultanate of Oman International Journal of Environmental Science and Development, Vol. 5, No. 1, February 2014.

6.       Purnama A. (2014). “Effluent discharges from two outfalls on a sloping beach”, Applied Mathematics, 5: 3117–3126 DOI 10.4236/am.2014.519295.

7.       Ali Al-Maktoumi, Said Al-Ismaily, Anvar Kacimov, Hamed Al-Busaidi, Said Al-Saqri, and Mansour Al-Hadabi. 2014. Soil substrate as a cascade of capillary barriers for conserving water in a desert environment: lessons learned from arid nature. Journal of Arid Land, 6 (6): 690-703.

8.       Buscheck, T.A., White, J.A., Chen, M., Sun, Y., Hao, Y., Aines, R.D., Bourcier, W.L., and Bielicki, J.M. (2014), Pre-Injection Brine Production for Managing Pressure in Compartmentalized CO2 Storage Reservoirs, Energy Procedia 63, pp5333-5340, doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2014.11.565.

9.       Buscheck, T.A., Bielicki, J.M., Chen, M., Sun, Y., Hao, Y., Edmunds, T.A., Saar, M.O., and Randolph, J.B. (2014), Integrating CO2 Storage with Geothermal Resources for Dispatchable Renewable Electricity, Energy Procedia, , pp7619-7630, doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2014.11.796.

10.   Chen, M., Tompson, A.F.B., Mellors, R.J.,  Ramirez, A.L., Dyer, K.M., Yang, X., and Wagoner, J.L. (2014), An efficient Bayesian inversion of a geothermal prospect using a multivariate adaptive regression spline method, Applied Energy 136, pp619-627, doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2014.09.063.

11.   Alahakoon, P.M.K; Jayasuriya, H.P.W; Zekri, S.; Al-Busaidi, H; Zaier, R. 2014. Comparative Study of ET Based and Soil Moisture Based Irrigation for Al Batinah Region in Oman. ACTA Horticulturae.

12.   Zekri, S; Ahmed, M; Gaffour, N; Chaieb, R. 2014. Managed Aquifer Recharge Using Quaternary treated Wastewater in Muscat: An economic perspective. International Journal of Water Resources Development. 30(2), 246–261, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07900627.2013

13.   Karthik Laxman, Tanujjal Bora, Salim H Al-Harthi and Joydeep Dutta.  Improved sensitization of zinc oxide nanorods by cadmium telluride quantum dots through charge induced hydrophilic surface generation.  Journal of Nanomaterials, 2014 (919163), 8.

14.   Sandhya Banti Dutta Borah, Sunandan Baruah, W. S. Mohammed and Joydeep Dutta.  Heavy Metal Ion Sensing By Surface Plasmon Resonance On Gold Nanoparticles.  ADBU-Journal of Engineering Technology, 1(2014), 0011404(5PP).

15.   Marwan Al-Fori, Sergey Dobretsov, Myo Tay Zar Myint and Joydeep Dutta.  Antifouling properties of zinc oxide nanorod coatings.  Biofouling 30 (2014) 871-882.

16.   H. Fallah, S. W. Harun, W. S. Mohammed and J. Dutta.  Excitation of Core Modes Through Side Coupling to Multimode Optical Fiber by Hydrothermal Growth of ZnO Nanorods For Wide Angle Optical Reception.  Journal of Optical Society of America B 31 (2014) 2232-2238.

17.   Karthik Lakshman, Myo Tay Myint Zar, Hadj Bourdoucen and Joydeep Dutta.  Enhancement in ion adsorption rate and desalination efficiency in a capacitive deionization cell through improved electric field distribution using zinc oxide nanorods coated activated carbon cloth electrodes.  ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 6 (2014) 10113–10120.

18.   T. Bora, H. Fallah, S. W. Harun, W. S. Mohammed and J. Dutta.  Controlled side coupling of light to cladding mode of ZnO nanorod coated optical fibers and its implications for chemical vapor sensing.  Sensors & Actuators: B 202 (2014) 543–550.

19.   Muna Al-Hinai, Ashraf T. Al-Hinai and Joydeep Dutta.  Phase Transformation Behavior of Zinc Metastannates Obtained by Aqueous Precipitation at Different Temperatures.  J. Mater. Science 49 (2014) 7282-7289.

20.   Myo Tay Myint Zar, Salim Al-Harthi and Joydeep Dutta.  Brackish water desalination by capacitive deionization using zinc oxide micro/nanostructures grafted on activated carbon cloth electrodes.  Desalination 344 (2014) 236-242.

21.   AB Ahmed, B Jibril, S Danwittayakul, J Dutta.  Microwave-enhanced degradation of phenol over Ni-loaded ZnO nanorods catalyst.  Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 156 (2014) 456-465.

22.   Abdullah M Al Hamdi, Mika Sillanpää and Joydeep Dutta.  Photocatalytic degradation of phenol in aqueous solution by rare earth doped SnO2 nanoparticles.  Journal of Materials Science 49 (2014) 5151–5159.

23.   MS Alam, WS Mohammed, J Dutta.  Multilayered gold/silica nanoparticulate bilayer devices using layer-by-layer self organisation for flexible bending and pressure sensing applications.  Applied Physics Letters 104 (2014), 073106.

24.   Muhammad Najam Khan, Muna Al-Hinai, Ashraf Al-Hinai and Joydeep Dutta.  Visible light photocatalysis of precipitated mixed phase zinc stannate/zinc oxide nanostructures.  Ceramics International 40 (2014), 8743–8752.

25.   Supamas Danwittayakul, Karthik Lakshman, Salim Al-Harthi and Joydeep Dutta.  Enhanced hydrogen selectivity via photo-engineered surface defects for methanol steam reformation using zinc oxide-copper nanocomposite catalysts.  Applied Catalysis A: General 471 (2014) 63–69.

26.   Farzia Karim, Tanujjal Bora, Mayur B. Chaudhari, Khaled Habib, Waleed S. Mohammed, Joydeep Dutta.  Optical fiber-based sensor for in situ monitoring of cadmium sulfide thin-film growth.  Optics Letters 38 (2014), 5385-5388.

27.   Tanujjal Bora and Joydeep Dutta.  Applications of Nanotechnology in Wastewater Treatment – A Review.  Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 14 (2014) 613-626. 

28.   Tanujjal Bora, Htet H. Kyaw and Joydeep Dutta.  Plasmon Resonance Enhanced Zinc Oxide Photoelectrodes for Improvement in Performance of Dye Sensitized Solar Cells.  Materials Science Forum 771 (2014) 91-101.

29.   Supamas Danwittayakul and Joydeep Dutta.  Controlled growth of zinc oxide microrods by hydrothermal process on porous ceramic supports for catalytic application.  Journal of Alloys and Compounds 586 (2014), 169-175.

30.   Myo Tay Myint Zar, Gabor L. Hornyak and Joydeep Dutta.  One pot synthesis of opposing ‘rose petal’ and ‘lotus leaf’ superhydrophobic materials with zinc oxide nanorods.  Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 415 (2014) 32–38.

31.   Ashraf Al-Hinai, Muna Al-Hinai and Joydeep Dutta.  One Pot Synthesis of Zinc Stannate Microcubes  at Room Temperature in an Aqueous Media.  Materials Research Bulletin 49 (2014) 645-650.

32.   Kotagama, H. B.; Al Alawi, A. J. T. ; Boughanmi, H.; Zekri, S.; Jayasuriya, H.; M. Mbaga. 2014. Multi-Period Dynamic Programming Analysis: Determining the Optimal Replanting Age of Date Palm.

 

2013

1.       Abdalla, O.A.E. and Al-Rawahi, A.S. Groundwater Recharge dams in arid areas as tools for aquifer replenishment and mitigating seawater intrusion: Example of Al Khod, Oman. Environmental Earth Sciences (Springer), Volume 69, Issue 6, July 2013, pp 1951-1962. DOI 10.1007/s12665-012-2028-x.

2.       Kacimov A.,  Obnosov Y.,  Pseudo-hysteretic double-front hiatus-stage soil water parcels supplying a plant-root continuum: the Green-Ampt-Youngs model revisited. Hydrological Sciences Journal, Volume 58, Issue 1, January 2013, pp 237-248. DOI: 10.1080/02626667.2012.743028.

3.       Al-Ismaily, S.S., Al-Maktoumi, A.K., Kacimov, A.R., Al-Saqri, S.M., Al-Busaidi, H.A., and Al-Haddabi, M.H., 2013. Morphed block-crack preferential sedimentation in a reservoir bed: a smart design and evolution in natureHydrological Sciences Journal, 58 (8), 1779–1788.

4.       Al-Ismaily, S.Al-Maktoumi, A.Kacimov, A.Al-Saqri, S., and Al-Busaidi, H. (2013). "The Impact of a Recharge Dam on the Hydropedology of Arid Zone Soils in Oman: Anthropogenic Formation Factor." Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0000886.

5.       Zekri, S., Al-Maktoumi A.K., Osman A. E. Abdalla, Jamila  A., Charabi, Ya., 2013, Hydrogeological and Economical Simulations: Emergency Water Supply for Muscat. Water Policy Journal. doi:10.2166/wp.2013.187 (November 2013)

6.       Ghazi A. Al-Rawas, Caterina Valeo, Usman T. Khan & Omar H. Al-Hafeedh (2013). “Effects of Urban Form on Wadi Flow Frequency Analysis in The Wadi Aday Watershed In Muscat, Oman”. Urban Water Journal, DOI: 10.1080/1573062X.2013.857420.

7.       I. El-Hussain, A. Deif, K. Al-Jabri, A. M. E. Mohamed, G. Al-Rawas, M. N. Toksӧz, N. Sundararajan, S. El-Hady, S. Al-Hashmi, K. Al-Toubi, M. Al-Saifi, and Z. Al-Habsi (2013). “Seismic Microzonation for Muscat region, Sultanate of Oman”, Natural Hazards, 69(3):1919-1950.

8.       Mbaga, M.; Boughanmi, H.; Zekri, S.; Jufaili, S. 2013.  A Cost Benefit Analysis of a Fishing Safety Telecommunication System in Oman. Insurance Markets and Companies: Analysis and Actuarial Computations. 4(1), 43-50.

9.       Charabi Y (2013).  Projection of Future Changes in Rainfall and Temperature Patterns in Oman.  J Earth Sci Clim Change 4: 154.  DOI: 10.4172/2157-7617.1000154.

10.   Samim Sardar, Soumik Sarkar, Myo Tay Zar Myint , Salim Al-Harthi, Joydeep Dutta and Samir Kumar Pal.  Role of Central Metal Ion in Hematoporphyrin-Functionalized Titania in Solar Energy Conversion Dynamics.  Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics  15 (2013) 18562-18570

11.   C. Viphavakit., C. Themistos, M.Komodromos, N. Atthi., S. Boonruang., W. S. Mohammed and J. Dutta.  Development of Integrated Microfluidic Device for Optical Flow Rate Sensing.  Journal of Circuits, Systems and Computers 22 (2013) 1340016.

12.   Tanujjal Bora, Karthik Lakshman, Soumik Sarkar, Abhinandan Makhal, Samim Sardar, Samir Kumar Pal and Joydeep Dutta.  Modulation of defect mediated energy transfer from ZnO nanoparticles for the photocatalytic degradation of bilirubin.  Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology 4 (2013), 714-725.

13.   H. Fallah, M. Chaudhari, T. Bora, S. W. Harun, W. S. Mohammed, and J. Dutta, Optical  Demonstration of Side Coupling to Cladding modes through Zinc oxide Nanorods  grown on Multimode Optical Fiber.  Optics letters 38 (2013) 3620-3622.

14.   Supamas Danwittayakul, Mayuree Jaisai, Thammarat Koottatep and Joydeep Dutta.  Enhancement of photocatalytic degradation of methyl orange by supported zinc oxide nanorods/zinc stannate (ZnO/ZTO) on porous substrates.  Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research 52 (2013) 13629-13636.

15.   S Danwittayakul, J Dutta.  Two step copper impregnated zinc oxide microball synthesis for the reduction of activation energy of methanol steam reformation.  Chemical Engineering Journal 223 (2013) 304-308.

16.   Sunandan Baruah and Joydeep Dutta.  Liquified Petroleum Gas Sensing using Microballs of ZnO.  lndian Journal of Science and Technology 6 (2013) 190-193).

17.   Anupam Giri, Nirmal Goswami, Monalisa Pal, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Salim Al-Harthi, Achintya Singha, Barnali Ghosh, Joydeep Dutta and Samir Kumar Pal.  Rational Surface Modification of Mn3O4 Nanoparticles to Induce Multiple Photoluminescence and Room Temperature Ferromagnetism.  Journal of Materials Chemistry C 1 (2013) 1885-1895.

18.   Soma Banerjee, Soumik Sarkar, Karthik Lakshman, Joydeep Dutta and Samir Pal.  UVA Radiation Induced Ultrafast Electron Transfer from a Food Carcinogen Benzo [a] pyrene to Organic Molecules, Biological Macromolecules, and Inorganic Nano Structures.  The Journal of Physical Chemistry B (2013), PMID 23484622.

19.   Aneeqa Sabah, Prabhat Kumar, Waleed S. Mohammed and Joydeep Dutta.  Visible‐Light‐Induced Directed Gold Microwires by Self‐Organization of Nanoparticles on Aspergillus Niger.  Particle & Particle Systems Characterization 30 (2013) 473–480.

20.   Pattamon Teerapanich, Myo Tay Zar Myint, Claire M. Joseph, Gabor L. Hornyak and Joydeep Dutta.  Development and improvement of carbon nanotube based ammonia gas sensors using inkjet-printed interdigitated electrodes.  IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology 12 (2013) 255-262.

21.   Myo Tay Zar Myint, Nithin Senthur Kumar, Gabor Louis Hornyak and Joydeep Dutta.  Hydrophobic/hydrophilic switching on zinc oxide micro-structured surface.  Applied Surface Science 264 (2013) 344-348.

22.   Mohammad Abbas Mahmood, Tanujjal Bora and Joydeep Dutta.  Studies on hydrothermally synthesised zinc oxide nanorod arrays for their enhanced visible light photocatalysis.  International Journal of Environmental Technology and Management 16 (2013) 146-159.

23.   Zaheer Abbas Khan, Rachana Kumar and Joydeep Dutta.  Effective Medium Theory applied to colloidal solution of gold nanoparticles and alternating gold-silica   multilayer thin film composites.  Journal of Chemical Society of Pakistan 35 (2013) 250-256.

 

2012

1.  Baruah, S., Ortinero, C., Shipin , O.V. and Dutta, J.; Manganese doped zinc sulfide quantum dots for detection of Escherichia coli.  Journal of Fluorescence, Volume 22, Issue 1, January 2012, pp 403-408. DOI: 10.1007/s10895-011-0973-5.

2.  Baruah, S., Jaisai, M. and Dutta, J. Development of a visible light active photocatalytic portable water purification unit using ZnO nanorods. Catalysis Science & Technology,  Volume 2, Issue 5, May 2012, pp 918-921. DOI: 10.1039/c2cy20033c.

3.  Bora, T., Kyaw, H.H. and Dutta, J.  Zinc oxide–zinc stannate core–shell nanorod arrays for CdS quantum dot sensitized solar cells.  Electrochimica Acta, Volume 68, 30 April 2012, pp 141-145. DOI: 10.1016/j.electacta.2012.02.036.

4.  Chaudhari, M.B., Mohammed, W.S.; Hornyak, G.L. and Dutta, J. Chromatic tuning of plasmon resonance of tri-layered composites: silver, gold and copper nanoparticles for optical thin film colour filter.  Micro & Nano Letters, Volume 7, Issue 2, February 2012, pp 146-148. DOI: 10.1049/mnl.2011.0610.

5.  Danwittayakul, S. and Dutta, J. Zinc oxide nanorods based catalysts for hydrogen production by steam reforming of methanol. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy,  Volume 37, Issue 7, April 2012, pp 5518-5526. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijhydene.2011.12.161.

6. Jaisai, M., Baruah, S. and Dutta, J. Paper modified with ZnO nanorods–antimicrobial studies. Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology, Volume 3, Issue 1, 2012, pp 684-691. DOI: 10.3762/bjnano.3.78.

7. Khan, Z.A., Kumar, R. and Dutta, J. Multilayer thin films of colloidal gold and silica nanoparticles: Effect of polyelectrolyte coating. The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering Volume 90, Issue 4, August 2012, pp 919-924. DOI: 10.1002/cjce.20669.

8.  Kyaw, H.H., Bora, T. and Dutta, J.  One-Diode Model Equivalent Circuit Analysis for ZnO Nanorod-Based Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Effects of Annealing and Active Area. IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, Volume 11, Issue 4, 2012, Article number 6189792, pp 763-768. DOI: 10.1109/TNANO.2012.2196286.

9.  Mahmood, M.A. and Dutta, J.Microwave assisted hydrothermal synthesis of zinc hydroxystannate films on glass substrates. Journal of sol-gel Science and Technology, Volume 62, Issue 3, June 2012, pp 495-504. DOI: 10.1007/s10971-012-2754-2.

10.   Mahmood, M.A., Baruah, S., Anal, A.K. and Dutta, J. Heterogeneous photocatalysis for removal of microbes from water.  Environmental Chemistry Letters, Volume 10, Issue 2, June 2012, pp 145-151. DOI: 10.1007/s10311-011-0347-x.

11.  Mahmood, M.A., Baruah, S. and Dutta, J. Microbial Pathogen Inactivation Using Heterogeneous Photocatalysis.  Environmental Chemistry for a Sustainable World, Volume 2: Remediation of Air and Water Pollution, 2012, pp 511-541. DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-2439-6_13.

12.   Myint, M.T.Z. and Dutta, J. Fabrication of zinc oxide nanorods modified activated carbon cloth electrode for desalination of brackish water using capacitive deionization approach. Desalination.  Volume 305, 1 November 2012, pp 24-30. DOI: 10.1016/j.desal.2012.08.010.

13.  Promnimit, S., Bera, T.,Baruah, S. and Dutta, J. Chitosan Capped Colloidal Gold Nanoparticles for Sensing Zinc Ions in Water. Journal of Nano Research,  Volume 16, 11 January 2012, pp 55-61. DOI: 10.4028/www.scientific.net/JNanoR.16.55.

14.  Sabah, A., Dakua, I., Kumar, P. and Mohammed, W.S, Dutta, J.  Growth of templated gold microwires by self of colloids on Aspergillus niger. Digest Journal of Nanomaterials and Biostructures,  Volume 7, Issue 2, 2012, pp 583-591.

15.   Sarkar, S., Makhal, A., Baruah, S., Mahmood, M.A., Dutta, J. and Pal, S.K. Nanoparticle-Sensitized Photodegradation of Bilirubin and Potential Therapeutic Application. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Volume 116, Issue 17, 3 May 2012, pp 9608-9615. DOI: 10.1021/jp301316e.

16.   Sarkar, S.,  Makhal, A.,  Lakshman, K., Bora, T., Dutta J., Kumar Pal, S. Dual-sensitization via Electron and Energy Harvesting in CdTe Quantum Dots Decorated ZnO Nanorod-based Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells.  The Journal of Physical Chemistry C. Volume 116, Issue 27, 12 July 2012, pp 14248-14256. DOI: 10.1021/jp3046593.

17.   Sherif M.,  Kacimov A., Javadi A., Ebraheem, A.A.  Modeling groundwater flow and seawater intrusion in the coastal aquifer of Wadi Ham, UAE. Water Resources Management (Springer), Volume 26, Issue 3, February 2012, pp 751-774.  DOI: 10.1007/s11269-011-9943-6.

18.   Teesetsopon, P., Kumar, S. and Dutta, J. Photoelectrode Optimization of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticle Based Dye-Sensitized Solar Cell by Thermal Treatment. International Journal of Electrochemical Science.  Volume 7, Issue 6, 2012, pp 4988-4999.

19.  Zekri, S., Mbaga, M. Fouzai, A. 2011. Complementarity between agriculture and tourism towards sustainability.  International Journal of Agricultural Research. Volume 7, Issue 10, 2012, pp 482-493. DOI: 10.3923/ijar.2012.482.493.

20.   Zekri, S.; Fouzai, A; Helmi, T. 2012. Damage Cost in Dry Aflaj in the Sultanate of Oman. Agricultural and Marine Sciences, 17, 9-19.

21.   S Promnimit, S Baruah, U Lamdu, J Dutta.  Hydrothermal Growth of ZnO Hexagonal Nanocrystals: Effect of Growth Conditions.  Journal of Nano Research 21 (2012) 57-63.

22.   Soumik Sarkar, Abhinandan Makhal, Tanujjal Bora, Karthik Lakhsman, Achintya Singha, Joydeep Dutta and Samir Kumar Pal.  Hematoporphyrin-ZnO Nanohybrids: Twin Applications in Efficient Visible-Light Photocatalysis and Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells.  ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 4 (2012) 7027–7035.

23.   Sunandan Baruah, Samir K. Pal and Joydeep Dutta.  Nanostructured Zinc Oxide for Water Treatment.  Nanoscience & Nanotechnology-ASIA, 2 (2012) 90. 

 

2011

1. Abdalla, O. and Al-Abri R.Y. Groundwater recharge in arid areas induced by tropical cyclones, lessons learned from Gonu 2007 in Sultanate of Oman. Environmental Earth Sciences Journal (Springer), Volume 63, Issue 2, May 2011, pp 229-239. DOI: 10.1007/s12665-010-0688-y.

2. Abdalla O. A. E. Reply on the Comment "Review of Groundwater modeling in semiarid Central Sudan: adequacy and long term abstraction (Abdalla 2009)". Arabian Journal of Geosciences (Springer). Volume 4, Issue 3-4, April 2011, pp 681-686, DOI: 10.1007/s12517-010-0126-1.

3. Ajaya Sapkota, Alfredo J Anceno, Sunandan Baruah, Oleg V Shipin and Joydeep Dutta. Zinc oxide nanorod mediated visible light photoinactivation of model microbes in water. Nanotechnology. Volume 22, Issue 21, 27 May 2011, Article number 215703. DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/22/21/215703.

4. Baruah, S.,  and Dutta, J.  Zinc Stannate Nanostructures: Hydrothermal synthesis. Science and Technology of Advanced Materials, Volume 12, Issue 1, February 2011, Article number 013004. DOI: 10.1088/1468-6996/12/1/013004.

5. Kacimov A.R., Obnosov Y.  Analytical solutions for seepage near material boundaries in dam cores: the Davison-Kalinin problems revisited. Applied Mathematical Modelling (Elsevier), Volume 36, Issue 3, March 2012, pp 1286-1301. DOI: 10.1016/j.apm.2011.07.088.

6. Kacimov A.R.,  Obnosov Y.,  Al-Maktoumi A., Al-Balushi M. How much  floating light non-aqueous phase liquid can a phreatic surface sustain? Riesenkampf's scheme revisited. Water Resources Research (AGU), Volume 47, Issue 11, 2011, Article number W11521. DOI: 10.1029/2010WR010369.

7. Khan, Z.A., Kumar, R., Mohammed, W.S., Hornyak, G.L., and Dutta, J.  Optical Thin Film Filters of Colloidal Gold and Silica Nanoparticles Prepared by a Layer-by-Layer Self-Assembly Method. Journal of Materials Science, Volume 46, Issue 21, November 2011, pp 6877-6882. DOI: 10.1007/s10853-011-5651-0.

8. Mahmood, M.A., Dutta, J. Spray pyrolized pre-coating layer for controlled growth of zinc oxide nanorods by hydrothermal process. Nanoscience & Nanotechnology-ASIA, Volume 1, Issue 2, December 2011, pp 92-96.

9. Mahmood, M.A., Baruah, S., Dutta, J. Enhanced Visible Light Photocatalysis by Manganese Doping or Rapid Crystallization with ZnO Nanoparticles. Materials Chemistry and Physics.  Volume 130, Issue 1-2, 17 October 2011, pp 531-535. DOI: 10.1016/j.matchemphys.2011.07.018.

10. Myint, M.T.Z., Kitsomboonloha, R., Baruah, S., Dutta, J. Superhydrophobic surfaces using selected zinc oxide microrod growth on ink-jetted patterns. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, Volume 354, Issue 2, 15 February 2011, pp 810-815. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcis.2010.11.004.

11. Naifer, A; .Al-Rawahy, S, A.; Zekri, S. Economic Impact of Salinity: The Case of Al-Batinah in Oman.  International Journal of Agricultural Research, Volume 6, Issue 2, 2011, pp 134-142. DOI: 10.3923/ijar.2011.134.142.

12. Obnosov Y.V., Kasimova R.G., Kacimov A.R. A well in a ‘target’ stratum of a two-layered formation: the Muskat–Riesenkampf solution revisited. Transport in Porous Media (Springer), Volume 87, Issue 2, March 2011, pp 437-457. DOI: 10.1007/s11242-010-9693-6.

13. Rashid S. Al-Maamari, Akihiko Hirayama, Tsuyoshi Shiga, Mark N. Sueyoshi, Mahfoodh Al-Shuely, Osman A. E. Abdalla, Anvar R. Kacimov. Fluids' Dynamics in Transient Air Sparging of a Heterogeneous Unconfined Aquifer. Environmental Earth Sciences Journal (Springer), Volume 63, Issue 6, July 2011, pp 1189-1198. DOI: 10.1007/s12665-010-0793-y.

14. Sarkar S., Makhal A., Bora, T.,  Baruah, S., Dutta, J.,  and Pal, S.K. Photoselective Excited State Dynamics in ZnO-Au Nanocomposites and their Implications in Photocatalysis and Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics,  Volume 13, Issue 27, 21 July 2011, pp 12488-12496. DOI: 10.1039/c1cp20892f.

15.  Sherif, M.,  Mohamed, M.,  Kacimov A.,   Shetty A. Assessment of groundwater quality in the northeastern coastal area of UAE as precursor for desalination. Desalination (Elsevier). Volume 273, Issue 2-3, 15 June 2011, pp 436-446. DOI: 10.1016/j.desal.2011.01.069.

16.  Zekri, S., Mbaga, M., Fouzai, A., Al-Shaqsi, S. Recreational value of an Oasis in Oman. Environmental Management, Volume 48, Issue 1, July 2011, pp 81-88. DOI: 10.1007/s00267-011-9678-4.

 

2010

1.       Abdalla O.A.E., Ali M., Al-Higgi K., Al-Zidi H., El-Hussain I., Al-Hinai S. Rate of seawater intrusion estimated by geophysical methods in arid area of Al Khabourah, Oman. Hydrogeology Journal (Springer) Volume 18, Issue 6, 2010, pp 1437-1445. DOI: 10.1007/s10040-010-0606-0.

2.       Abdalla, O.A.E., Suliman, F.O.,  Al-Ajmi, H., Al-Hosni, T., and Rollinson, H. Cyanide from gold mining and its effect on groundwater in arid areas, Yanqul mine of Oman.  Environmental Earth Sciences (Springer): Volume 60, Issue 4, April 2010, pp 885-892. DOI: 10.1007/s12665-009-0225-z.

3.       Kacimov A.; Abdalla O.   Water table response to a tidal agitation in a coastal aquifer: The Meyer-Polubarinova-Kochina theory revisited. Journal of Hydrology (Elsevier), Volume 392, Issue 1-2, October 2010, pp 96-104. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2010.07.040.

4.       Klammler, H.,  Hatfield, K., Kacimov A.R.  Analytical solutions for flow fields near drain-and-gate reactive barriers. Ground Water (Wiley), Volume 48, Issue 3, May 2010, pp 427-437. DOI: 10.1111/j.1745-6584.2009.00661.x.

5.       Obnosov Yu.V., Kasimova R. G., Al-Maktoumi, A., Kacimov A.R. Can heterogeneity of the near-wellbore rock cause extrema of the Darcian fluid inflow rate from the formation (the Polubarinova-Kochina Problem revisited)? Computers & Geosciences, Volume 36, Issue 10, October 2010, pp 1252-1260. DOI: 10.1016/j.cageo.2010.01.014.

6.       Semhi, K., AL-Khirbash, S., Abdalla, O.,   Khan, T., Duplay, J.; Chaudhuri, S.; and AL-Saidi. S. Dry atmospheric contribution to the plant-soil-system around a cement factory: spatial variations and sources- a case study from Oman. 2009. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution Journal (Springer), Volume 205, Issue 1-4, January 2010, pp 343-357. DOI: 10.1007/s11270-009-0079-8.

 

2009

1.       Abdalla, O. Groundwater recharge/discharge in semi-arid regions interpreted from isotope and chloride concentrations in North White Nile Rift, Sudan. Hydrogeology Journal. Volume 17, Issue 3, 2009, pp 679-692. DOI: 10.1007/s10040-008-0388-9.

2.       Al-Maamari R. S., Hirayama A., Sueyoshi M. N., Abdalla O. A. E., Al-Bemani A. S., Islam M.R. The Application of Air-Sparging, Soil Vapor Extraction and Pump & Treat for Remediation of a Diesel-Contaminated Fractured Formation. Energy Sources, Part A. (Taylor & Francis), Volume 31, Issue 11, January 2009, pp 911-922. DOI: 10.1080/15567030801904236.

3.       Gastli, A., Charabi, Y., Zekri, S.  GIS-based assessment of combined CSP electric power and seawater desalination plant for Duqum—Oman.  Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Volume 14, Issue 2, February 2010, pp 821-827. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2009.08.020.

4.       Kacimov A.R., Yakimov N.D. Minimal advective travel time along arbitrary streamlines of porous media flows: the Fermat-Leibnitz-Bernoulli problem revisited.  Journal of Hydrology (Elsevier), Volume 375, Issue 3-4, 15 September 2009, pp 356-362. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.06.031.

5.       Kacimov A.R., Youngs E.G. Axisymmetric critical cavities for water exclusion in “Green and Ampt” soils – use of Pologii’s integral transform.  Journal of Engineering Mathematics (Springer), Volume 64, Issue 2, 2009, pp 105-112.  DOI: 10.1007/s10665-008-9264-9.

6.       Kacimov A.R., Al-Jabri, S., Sherif M.M., Al-Shidi S.  Slumping of groundwater mounds: revisiting the Polubarinova-Kochina theory and modeling by analytic element method.  Hydrological Sciences Journal  (Taylor & Francis),  Volume 54, Issue 1, 2009, pp 174-188.  DOI: 10.1623/hysj.54.1.174.

7.       Kacimov A.R.  Minimal-seepage depth of isobaric cavity under ponded conditions. Journal of  Irrigation and Drainage Eng'g. (ASCE), Volume 135, Issue 1, 2009, pp 108-110.  DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9437(2009)135:1(108).

8.       Kacimov A.R., Sherif M.M., Perret J.S., Al-Mushikhi A. Control of sea-water intrusion by salt-water pumping: Coast of Oman. Hydrogeology Journal (Springer),  Volume 17, Issue 3, 2009, pp 541-558.  DOI: 10.1007/s10040-008-0425-8.

9.       Kacimov A.R., Marketz F. and Pervez T. Optimal placement of a wellbore seal impeding seepage from a tilted fracture. Applied Mathematical Modeling (Elsevier),  Volume 33, Issue 1, January 2009, pp 140-147. DOI: 10.1016/j.apm.2007.10.027.

10.   Strack, O.D.L., Kacimov A.R. Application of mathematics to flow in porous media before the computer age; an introduction to the Special Issue “Applying mathematics to flow in porous media”. Journal of  Engineering Mathematics (Springer), Volume 64, Issue 2, 2009, pp 81-84. DOI: 10.1007/s10665-009-9289-8.

11.   Zekri, S. Controlling Groundwater Pumping Online. Journal of Environmental Management, Volume 90, Issue 11, August 2009, pp 3581-3588.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2009.06.019.

 

2008

1.       Abdalla, O. Groundwater discharge mechanism in semi-arid regions and the role of evapotranspiration. Hydrological Processes (Wiley Interscience), Volume 22, Issue 16, 30 July 2008, pp 2993-3009. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.6872.

2.       Kacimov A.R., Obnosov Yu.V.  Leaky-layer seepage: the Verigin function revisited. Journal of Engineering Mathematics  (Springer),   Volume 62, Issue 4, 2008, pp 345-354.  DOI: 10.1007/s10665-008-9223-5.

3.       Kacimov A.R. Maximization of water storage in backfilled and lined: Channels  and dimples subject to evaporation and leakage. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Eng'g. (ASCE), Volume 134, Issue 1, January 2008, pp 101-106. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9437(2008)134:1(101).

4.       Kacimov A.R. On the Maas problem of seawater intrusion combated by infiltration. Journal of Hydrology (Elsevier),  Volume 358, Issue 3-4, 5 September 2008, pp 354-358. DOI:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2008.06.015.

5.       Kacimov A.R., Obnosov Yu.V. Analytical solution to 2D problem for an anticline-diverted brine flow with a floating hydrocarbon trap.  Transport in Porous Media (Springer),  Volume 71, Issue 1, January 2008, pp 39-52. DOI: 10.1007/s11242-007-9110-y.

6.       Zekri, S. Using Economic incentives and Regulations to Reduce Seawater Intrusion in the Batinah Coastal Area of Oman. Agricultural Water Management, Volume 95, Issue 3, March 2008, pp 243-252.  DOI: 10.1016/j.agwat.2007.10.006.

7.       Zekri, S. and Al-Marshudi, A.  A Millenarian Water Rights System and Water Markets in Oman. Water International, Volume 33, Issue 3, September 2008, pp 350-360. DOI: 10.1080/02508060802256120.

 

2007

1.       Al-Maktoumi A., Lockington D.A, Volker R.E. SEAWAT 2000: Modelling Unstable Flow and Sensitivity to Discretization and Numerical Schemes. Hydrogeology Journal, Volume 15, Issue 6, September 2007, pp 1119-1129. DOI: 10.1007/s10040-007-0164-2.

2.       Kacimov A.R.  Three-dimensional groundwater flow to a shallow pond: an explicit solution.   J.Hydrology (Elsevier), Volume 337, Issue 1-2, 15 April 2007, pp 200-206.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2007.01.044.

3.       Kacimov A.R.  Dipole-generated unsaturated flow in Gardner soils.  Vadose Zone Journal (SSSA),  Volume 6, Issue 1, February 2007, pp 168-174.  DOI: 10.2136/vzj2005.0141.

4.       Youngs E.G., Kacimov A.R. Critical tunnel cavities for water exclusion in “Green and Ampt” and “Gardner” soils. Water Resources Reearch  (AGU), Volume 43, Issue 5, May 2007, Article number W05501.  DOI: 10.1029/2006WR004907.

 

2006

1. Abdalla, O.A.E. Aquifer Systems in Kordofan, Sudan: Subsurface Lithological Model. South African Journal of Geology, Volume 109, Issue 4, December 2006, pp 585-598.  DOI: 10.2113/gssajg.109.4.585.

2.  Kacimov A.R.  Seepage to a drainage ditch and optimization of its shape.  Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (ASCE),  Volume 132, Issue 6, November 2006, pp 619-622.  DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9437(2006)132:6(619).

3.  Kacimov A.R.  Capillarity  and evaporation exacerbated seepage losses from unlined channels.   Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (ASCE),  Volume 132, Issue 6, November 2006, pp 623-626.  DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9437(2006)132:6(623).

4.   Kacimov A.R., Sherif M.M. Sharp interface, one-dimensional seawater intrusion into a confined aquifer with controlled pumping: Analytical solution. Water Resources Research (AGU),  Volume 42, Issue 6, June 2006, Article number W06501.  DOI: 10.1029/2005WR004551.

5.   Kacimov A.R., Obnosov Yu.V.  Strip-focused phreatic surface flow driven by evaporation: Analytical solution by the Riesenkampf function.  Advances in Water Resources (Elsevier), Volume 29, Issue 10, October 2006, pp 1565-1571.  DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2006.01.004.

6.   Kacimov A.R., Obnosov Yu.V., Sherif M.M., Perret, J.S. Analytical solution to a sea water intrusion problem with a fresh water zone tapering to a triple point. Journal of  Engineering Mathematics (Springer), Volume 54, Issue 3, March 2006, pp 197-210. DOI: 10.1007/s10665-006-9030-9.

7.   Kacimov A.R.  Analytical solution and shape optimization for groundwater flow through a leaky porous trough subjacent to an aquifer. Proceedings Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences, Volume 462, Issue 2069, 2006, pp 1409-1423.  DOI: 10.1098/rspa.2005.1617.

8. Kacimov A.R., Analytic element solutions for seepage towards topographic depressions. Journal of Hydrology (Elsevier),  Volume 318, Issue 1-4, 1 March 2006, pp 262-275.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2005.06.019.

 

 2005

1.       Avkhadiev F.G., Kacimov A.R. Analytical solutions and estimates for microlevel flows. Journal of  Porous Media (Begell House), Volume 8, Issue 2, 2005, pp 125-148. DOI: 10.1615/JPorMedia.v8.i2.30.

2.       Kacimov A.R., Obnosov Yu.V. Polubarinova-Kochina methods for steady and transient systems governed by the Laplace and Charny equations. J. Mathematical Sciences (Springer), Volume 129, Issue 1, August 2005, pp 3596-3602. DOI: 10.1007/s10958-005-0297-6.

3.      Kacimov A.R., Youngs, E.G. Steady-state water-table depressions caused by evaporation in lands overlying a water-bearing substratum. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering (ASCE), Volume 10, Issue 4, July 2005, pp 295-301.  DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)1084-0699(2005)10:4(295).

4.  Youngs E.G.  Kacimov A.R. Water exclusion from tunnel cavities spanning a water table. Journal of Hydrology,  Volume 303, Issue 1-4, 1 March 2005, pp 271-274.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2004.08.024.

 

2004

1.       Al-Haddabi M.,  Ahmed M., Kacimov A.R., Rahman S.,  Al-Rawahy S. Impact of treated wastewater from oil extraction process on soil physical properties. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis  (Taylor and Francis),  Volume 35, Issue 5-6, 2004, pp 751-758.  DOI: 10.1081/CSS-120030356.

2.       Kacimov A.R.  Capillary fringe and unsaturated flow in a reservoir porous bank. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (ASCE), Volume 130, Issue 5, September 2004, pp 403-409.  DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9437(2004).

3.       Kacimov A.R., Obnosov Y.V., Perret, J. Phreatic surface flow  from a near-reservoir saturated tongue. Journal of  Hydrology   (Elsevier), Volume 296, Issue 1-4, 20 August 2004, pp 271-281.  DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2004.04.015.

4.       Youngs, E.G., Kacimov A.R., Obnosov Y.V. Water exclusion from  tunnel cavities in the saturated capillary fringe. Advances in Water Resources (Elsevier), Volume 27, Issue 3, March 2004, pp 237-243.  DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2004.01.004.

 

2003

1.       Kacimov A.R.  Unsaturated quasi-linear flow analysis in V-shaped domains. Journal of Hydrology   (Elsevier), Volume 279, Issue 1-4, 25 August 2003, pp 70-82.  DOI: 10.1016/S0022-1694(03)00172-0.

 

2002

1.       Kacimov A.R. Analytical solutions in a hydraulic model of seepage with sharp interfaces. Journal of Hydrology (Elsevier), Volume 258, Issue 1-4, 28 February 2002, pp 179-186.  DOI: 10.1016/S0022-1694(01)00560-1.

2.       Kacimov A.R., Kayumov I.R. Viscous flow through straight pore channels.  Journal of Porous Media (Begell House), Volume 5, Issue 3, 2002, pp 199-208.

3.       Kacimov A.R., Obnosov Yu.V. Analytical determination of  seeping soil slopes of a constant exit gradient.  ZAMM Zeitschrift fur  Angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik  (Wiley), Volume 82, Issue 6, 2002, pp 363-376.  DOI: 10.1002/1521-4001(200206)82:6<363::AID-ZAMM363>3.0.CO;2-5.

4.       Kacimov A.R. Comment: "The effect of cavity wall irregularities on seepage exclusion from horizontal cylindrical underground openings"  by D.L. Hughson, F.T. Dodge, 2000. Journal of Hydrology 228, 206-214.  Journal of Hydrology, Volume 261, Issue 1-4, 15 April 2002, pp 245-247.  DOI: 10.1016/S0022-1694(01)00610-2.

 

 

 

 

Refereed Conference Publications

2018

  1. Izady, A., Abdalla, O., Amerjeed, M., Chen, M., Al-Maktoumi, A., Kacimov, A., Al-Mamari, H. (2018) Recharge estimation of hardrock-alluvium Al-Fara aquifer, Oman, using multiple methods. first Conference of the Arabian Journal of Geosciences (CAJG), 12-15 November 2018, Hammamet, Tunisa.

2017

  1. Saadatpour, A., Alizadeh, A., Ziaei, A.N., Park, S., Bailey, R., Izady A. (2017). Integrated groundwater-surface water modeling with emphasis on recharge estimation and optimal groundwater abstraction (A case study in the Neishaboor Watershed, Iran). Proceedings of the 2017 UCOWR/NIWR Annual Conference “Water in a Changing Environment”, June 13-15, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado.
  2. Abdalla, O., Amerjeed, M., Izady, A., Al-Maktoumi, A., Kacimov, A. R., Chen, M., (2017). Oman's mountains, the sustainer of the coastal aquifers. Oman Water Society Symposium "Sustainable Water Management in Fragile Mountain Ecosystems", April 2017, Al Jabal Al Akhdar, Oman
  3. Purnama, A. (2017) Spreading of Near-shore Effluent Discharges on Eroded Sloping Sandy Beaches, The Fourth Interdisciplinary International Conference on Applied Mathematics, Modelling and Computer Science (AMMCS 2017), Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Canada, August 20-25, 2017

2016

1.       Kacimov A. Earth Dams For  Aquifer Recharge: Infiltration And  Seepage. Abstracts of the Second International Summit of  Health and Life Style: Water, Sustainable Development and Healthy Life,  March 2-3, 2016,  University of Tehran, Iran, p. 27.

2.       Kacimov, A.R., Al-Maktoumi, A., Obnosov Yu.V. Modeling of seepage through embankments of earth-filled recharge dams in Oman: steady and transient regimes. Abstracts of the International  Conference  on Water Resource  in Arid areas: The Way Forward,  Sultan Qaboos University, Oman March 13-16, 2016, p.207.

3.       Zekri, S.; Madani, K.; Bazargan-Lari, M.; Kalbus, E. 2016. Smart Groundwater Metering and Management. Paper presented at the International Water Conference. Sultan Qaboos University, 13-16 March 2016.

4.       Kalbus, E.; Zekri, S.; Karimi, A. 2016. Intervention Scenarios to Manage Seawater Intrusion in a Coastal Agricultural Area in Oman. Paper presented at the International Water Conference. Sultan Qaboos University, 13-16 March 2016.

5.       Ali Al-Maktoumi, Mustafa El-Rawy, Slim Zekri, Osman Abdalla. 2016. Feasibility Of Managed Aquifer Recharge In Managing A Coastal Aquifer For Urban Purposes: Case Study Of Samail Lower Catchment Aquifer, Oman. The International Conference on Water Resource in Arid areas: The Way Forward, At Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman, Volume: Abstracts volume (1), p.360.

6.       Mustafa El-Rawy, Vitaly Zlotnik, Ali Al-Maktoumi, Marwan Al-Raggad, Anvar Kacimov, Osman Abdalla. 2016.  Evaluation of Managed Aquifer Recharge Scenarios using Treated Wastewater: a Case study of the Zarqa River Basin, Jordan. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 18, EGU2016-13206, 2016, EGU General Assembly 17th – 22nd April 2016. Vienna, Austria.

7.       Ali Al-Maktoumi, Slim Zekri, and Mustafa ElRawy. (2016). Managed Aquifer Recharge Using Treated Wastewater: An Option to Manage a Coastal Aquifer In Oman For Better Domestic Water Supply. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-14, 2016, EGU General Assembly 17th – 22nd April 2016. Vienna, Austria.

8.       Karimi, A., Torabi Haghighi, A., Klove, B., Nikoo, M.R., Izady, A., Roozbahani, R. (2016) How Multi-Reservoir Operation Coordinating Reduces Impacts of The Kawar Dam’s Construction on Salman Farsi Dam’ Operation?. International Water Conference 2016; Water Resources in Arid Areas: The Way Forward, March 13-16, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.

9.       Amerjeed, M., Abdalla, O., Izady, A. (2015) Estimation of groundwater recharge in northern oman mountains using multiple techniques. International Water Conference 2016; Water Resources in Arid Areas: The Way Forward, March 13-16, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.

10.   Ali Al-Maktoumi, Osman Abdalla. 2016. Impact of climate change on Groundwater. Presented at Ministry of Environment and climate Affairs, 7th January 2016, Ministry of Environment and climate Affairs building, Muscat, Oman.

11.   Ali Al-Maktoumi, Osman Abdalla. 2016. Impact of climate change on Groundwater. Presented at a final Workshop to decision makers in Oman, Al-Bustan Palace Hotel., 9th February 2016, Muscat, Oman.

12.   Kacimov A.,   Al-Maktoumi, A.,  Al-Ismaily, S., Al-Busadi, H.,  Obnosov Yu.V. Earth Dams For  Aquifer Recharge: Infiltration And  Seepage. International Summit of Water, Sustainable Development and Healthy Life,  March 2-3, 2016,  University of Tehran, Iran.

http://ucwr.ut.ac.ir/en/%D9%86%D8%B4%D8%B3%D8%AA-castiw

13.   A.R.Kacimov, A.Al-Maktoumi, Yu.V.Obnosov. Modelling of seepage through embankments  of earth-filled recharge dams  in Oman: steady and transient regimes. International  Conference  on Water Resource  in Arid areas: The Way Forward,  Sultan Qaboos University, Oman March 13-16, 2016.

https://conference.squ.edu.om/Default.aspx?tabid=2012

14.   Abdalla O., Al-Hosni T., Al-Rawahi A., Kacimov A., Clark I. Coupling isotopes and wells’ hydrographs to infer groundwater recharge mechanisms in arid areas, example of Samail catchment, Oman. Poster presented at workshop “Republic of South Africa  – SQU, Water Research and Agri-Biotechnology Researchers’ Workshop”, Oman, February 22-24, 2016.

15.   Zekri, S. 2016. Climate Change, Water and Food Security  in the MENA Region: An Empirical Analysis. Workshop on: Trade, WTO and Food Security. 21-22 March  2016. SQU, Muscat, Oman.

16.   Zekri, S.; Madani, K.; Bazargan-Lari, M.; Kalbus, E. 2016. Smart Groundwater Metering and Management. Paper presented at the International Water Conference. Sultan Qaboos University, 13-16 March 2016.

17.   Kalbus, E.; Zekri, S.; Karimi, A. 2016. Intervention Scenarios to Manage Seawater Intrusion in a Coastal Agricultural Area in Oman. Paper presented at the International Water Conference. Sultan Qaboos University, 13-16 March 2016. Awarded the best oral presentation of the Conference.

18.   Zekri, S. 2016. Impact of Climate Change on Oman’s Agricultural Sector. First National Workshop on Climate Change Vulnerability and Adaptation Assessment organized by MECA; UNEP & SQU. Al Bustan Palace - 9 February 2016.

19.   Zekri, S. 2016. Managed Aquifer Recharge versus Water Trade. Workshop on Reuse of treated wastewater: feasibility of MAR and direct use in agriculture. 1-3 February 2016. CAMS. Sultan Qaboos University.

20.   Al-Mulla, Y.A., S. Siddiqi, I. McCann, M. Belhaj, G. Abu Rumman 2016. A presentation (poster) on reducing water use and increasing crop per drop through real time monitoring application of irrigated Agriculture. 2016. International Conference on Water Resource in Arid areas: The Way Forward. 13-16 March, Muscat, Oman.

21.   Al-Mulla, Y.A. 2016. A presentation (oral) on concluding presentation on the USAID-FABRI project. Final meeting of the technical committee of the project: Application of near-real Time monitoring systems for irrigated agriculture n MENA. 7-8 March, 2016. ICBA, Dubai, UAE.

22.   Al-Mulla, Y.A. 2016. A presentation (oral) on Water Reuse: Using Reclaimed Water for Irrigation through Application of near Real Time Monitoring Innovative System. Workshop on Reuse of Treated Wastewater: Managed Aquifer Recharge and Direct Use in Farming Activities. SQU Water Research Center. 1 -3 February 2016.

23.   Al-Mulla, Y.A. 2016. A presentation (oral) on Progress work of ongoing USAID-FABRI project. Third meeting of the technical committee of the project: Application of near-real Time monitoring systems for irrigated agriculture n MENA. 24-25 January, 2016. Muscat, Oman.

 

2015 

1.       Purnama, A.Baawain, M.S. & Shao, D.D. (2015) CORMIX Simulations of Dredged Sediment Discharges in Coastal Waters, Proc. 5th International  Conference on Estuaries and Coasts, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman, November 2–4, 2015.

2.       Zekri, S.; Bazargan-Lari, M.R; Madani, K. 2015. The Central Planner’s Solution for Seawater Intrusion in the Batinah Region of Oman. 2015 EWRI Congress:  World Environmental & Water Resources Congress. Austin, Texas, May 17-21, 2015.

3.       Ali Al-Maktoumi, Said Al-Ismaily, Anvar Kacimov,. Studying Hydropedology in Arid-zone Environment: A practical exercise for soil and water sciences undergraduate students. (Submitted to Journal of Geography for Higher Education, April 2015).

4.       Sandhya Banti Dutta Borah, Tanujjal Bora, Sunandan Baruah and Joydeep Dutta. Heavy-Metal Ion Sensing using Surface Plasmon Resonance of Metallic Nanostructures. Sensors and Actuators B, in submission (2015).

5.       Al-Mulla, Y.A., S. Siddiqi, I. McCann, M. Belhaj, and H. Al-Busaidi. 2015. Integrating New Technologies into the Effective Planning of Irrigation Schedules towards Efficient Water Use and Minimum Loss. International Symposium on Irrigation of Horticultural Crops, 8 - 11 June, Lleida, Spain. Book of abstracts.

6.       Normand J., Heggy E., Rouchdi M., Scabbia G., Al-Maktoumi A., Avouac J-P. (2015). Evidence of buried paleodrainage in the Wahiba Sands, Oman: New perspective in understanding paleorecharge in the Southern Arabian Peninsula. 14th–18th December  2015. The AGU Fall Meeting in San Francisco, California, USA (14-18 December 2015). [Abstract ID: 86538].

7.       Zlotnik V., Paul Nöel, Kacimov A.R., Al-Maktoumi A. (2015) Groundwater Mounding in Non-uniform Aquifers with Implications for Managed Aquifer Recharge. Conference: AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, Volume: Paper: H13A-1477.

8.       Rouchdi M., SEBARI I., Heggy E., Al-Maktoumi A., Normand J., Scabbia G., Avouac J-P. (2015). Radars surface and subsurface imaging techniques:  a must learn technique for remote sensing graduate studies in hyper-arid areas. The 2015 GSA Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland, USA (1-4 November 2015). The paper is available online:

https://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2015AM/webprogram/Paper264573.html

9.       SEBARI I., Rouchdi M., Heggy E., Al-Maktoumi A., Normand J., Scabbia G., Avouac J-P. (2015). Trend analysis of soil moisture and its implication in understanding groundwater dynamic in fossil aquifers: al-sharqya case study. The 2015 GSA Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland, USA (1-4 November 2015). The paper is available online:

https://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2015AM/webprogram/Paper264632.html

10.   Heggy E., Scabbia Al-Maktoumi A,  Rouchdi M., G Scabbia., Normand,  J., Mazzoni, A.,  Avouac J-P. (2015). “Large-Scale Characterization of Groundwater Dynamics in Water-Stressed Areas: Implications for Trans-boundary Aquifers Monitoring. Water and Development Congress and Exhibition – IWA.  Paper ID is 3184250”. 18-22 October 2015, Jordan.

11.   Heggy E., Scabbia G., Normand J., Al-Maktoumi A., Rouchdi M., Avouac J-P. (2015). Potential for VHF sounding radar to probe shallow fossil aquifers in hyper-arid environments. The 2015 GSA Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland, USA (1-4 November 2015). The paper is available online:

https://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2015AM/webprogram/Paper269998.html

12.   Ali Al-Maktoumi, El-Rawy, M., Zekri S., and Abdalla O., (2015). Managed aquifer recharge using treated wastewater to mitigate seawater intrusion along the Jamma coastal aquifer, Oman. In water and development congress and exhibitions: International Congress of The International Water Association (IWA), 18-22 October, 2015, Amman, Jordan, 18-22 October 2015.

13.   Ali Al-Maktoumi, Suzanne Faber, Anvar Kacimov, Hamed Al-Busaidi, Said Al-Ismaily, Mohamed Al-Belushi. 2015. Percolation of Fine Particles into Alluvial Deposit: Laboratory Experiments. Presented at The Seventh Environmental Symposium of German-Arab scientific Forum for Environmental Studies, 5th – 6th October 2015.

14.   Izady, A.; Abdalla, O.; Joodavi, A.; A simple daily surface water balance method to estimate groundwater recharge in an arid North Oman Mountains. Conference: The seventh environmental symposium of German-Arab scientific forum for environmental studies, Environmental protection and water resources in the Middle East and North Africa – Water Resources, Air and Soils, At Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. October 2015.

15.   Purnama, A. (2015) Water Quality Modeling for Effluent Discharges from Two Sea Outfalls, The 8th International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM 2015), Beijing, China, 10-14 August 2015.

16.   Zekri, S.; Triki, C.; Maktoumi, A.; Bazargan-Lari, M.R. 2015. An Optimization-Simulation Approach for Groundwater Abstraction under Recharge Uncertainty. 29th International Conference of Agricultural Economists. 8-14 August 2015. Milan. Italy. (Submitted to Water Resources Management Journal in December 2014).

17.   Zekri, S. 2015. Invited as Water Economics Expert to participate in the discussion of the GCC Unified Water Sector Strategy. Regional Workshop on “Development of Water Sector Strategy & Implementation Plan for the Gulf Cooperation Council of Arab Member States for Years 2015-2035” Intercontinental Regency Hotel, Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain. April 2nd 2015.

18.   Al-Mulla, Y.A. 2015. A presentation (oral) on Progress work of ongoing USAID-FABRI project. Second meeting of the technical committee of the project: Application of near-real Time monitoring systems for irrigated agriculture n MENA. 7-9 September, 2015. Tunis, Tunisia.

19.   Al-Mulla, Y.A. 2015. A presentation (oral) on Integrating New Technologies into the Effective Planning of Irrigation Schedules towards Efficient Water Use and Minimum Loss. 2015.International Symposium On Irrigation Of Horticultural Crops, 8 - 11 June, Lleida, Spain.

20.   Al-Mulla, Y.A., S. Siddiqi, I. McCann, M. Belhaj, and H. Al-Busaidi. 2015. Integrating New Technologies into the Effective Planning of Irrigation Schedules Towards Efficient Water Use and Minimum Loss. International Symposium On Irrigation Of Horticultural Crops, 8 - 11 June, Lleida, Spain.

21.   Martin O Saar, Thomas A Buscheck, Patrick Jenny, Nagasree Garapati, Jimmy B Randolph, Dimitrios C Karvounis, Mingjie Chen, Yunwei Sun, Jeffrey M Bielicki (2015), Numerical Study of Multi-Fluid and Multi-Level Geothermal System Performance. Proceedings World Geothermal Congress, Melbourne, Australia; 04/2015.

22.   Ahmed Al-Busaidi and Mushtaque Ahmed. 2015. Sustainable Reuse of Treated Wastewater for Agriculture. World Water Day Workshop. Water Research Center. Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman. March 18.

 

2014 

1.       Y. Dai, M. Al-Baali and X. Yang A., “A positive Barzilai-Borwein like stepsize and an extension for symmetric linear systems" (accepted in Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics on Recent Developments in Numerical Analysis and Optimization).

2.       Purnama. (2014). “Environmental Quality Standard for Brine Discharge from Desalination Plants”, In: Presented in the International Conference on Desalination, Environment and Marine Outfall Systems (ICDEMOS), 13-16 April 2010, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.

3.       Purnama. (2014). “Modelling Effluent Discharge Plumes on a Sloping Beach using the Solutions of Advection Diffusion Equation with Multiple Point Sources”, In: Presented in The 35th International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM 2014), 13-21 August 2014, Seoul, South Korea.

4.       Ahmed Al-Busaidi, Rashid Al-Yahyai, Fahad Al-Said and Mushtaque Ahmed. 2014. Heavy Metals in Date Palms Irrigated by Conventional and Non-conventional Waters. International Seminar on Use of Unconventional Water in Urban Water Management. Crown Plaza, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. February 24-26.

5.       Ahmed Al-Busaidi. 2014. Usage of Treated Wastewater for Bio-fuel Production. The 5th Joint GCC-Japan Environment Symposium, Sustainable GCC Environment: Challenge for Our Future. Dahran, Saudi Arabia, March 3-5.

6.       Ahmed Al-Busaidi and Mushtaque Ahmed. 2014. Sustainable Reuse of Treated Wastewater for Agriculture. Sixth Annual Conference for Water Resources and Environment. Euro-Arab Organization for Environment, Water and Desert Researches. Istanbul, Turkey. October 27-30.

7.       Ali Al-Maktoumi, Said Al-Saqri, Said Al-Ismaily, Anvar Kacimov, and Hamad Al-Busaidi (2014). Hydropedology and Water Resources Management: Case study of Al-Khoud Recharge Dam- Oman. Proceedings of The WSTA 11th International Gulf water conference "Water in the GCC: Towards Efficient Management", October 19-22, 2014, Muscat,  Sultanate of Oman.

8.       Eser Çakti, Ufuk Hancilar, Karin Şeşetyan, Yaver Kamer, Erdal Şafak, Issa El-Hussain, Ahmed Deif, Ghazi Al-Rawas, and and Khalifa Al-Jabri, 2014. “Development of Shake Maps for the Sultanate of Oman”. Second European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, to be held in Istanbul, August 25-29, 2014.

9.       Al Amri, S.; Abdalla, O.; Liedl, R. Groundwater Management of the South Al Batinah/Interior Governorates in the Sultanate of Oman. WSTA 11th Gulf Water Conference "Water in the GCC Towards Efficient Management", Al-Bustan Hotel, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, 20-22 October 2014.

10.   Al-Abri, R.; Abdalla, O.; Semhi, K. Groundwater from Ophiolite Aquifer: Flow Path and Recharge Rate, Oman. WSTA 11th Gulf Water Conference "Water in the GCC Towards Efficient Management", Al-Bustan Hotel, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman, 20-22 October 2014.

11.   Kacimov A.,  Al-Ismaily S.,  Al-Maktoumi A., Al-Busaidi H., and Al-Saqri S. Cascade of proppant-sandwiched silt blocks as a double-continuum: from discovery to mathematical modeling. In "Mathematics of Planet Earth. Proc. of the 15 th Annual Conference of the International Association for Mathematical Geosciences". Ed. by E. Pardo-Iguzquiza, C. Guardiola-Albert, J. Heredia, L.Moreno-Murino, J.J.Duran and J.A.Vargas-Guzman. Lecture Notes in Earth System Sciences. Springer, Berlin, 2014, pp. 193-196.

12.   Kacimov A.,  Obnosov Yu. and  Abdalla O. New analytical solutions for phreatic Darcian flows over non-planar bedrocks.  In "Mathematics of Planet Earth. Proc. of the 15 th Annual Conference of the International Association for Mathematical Geosciences". Ed. by E. Pardo-Iguzquiza, C. Guardiola-Albert, J. Heredia, L.Moreno-Murino, J.J.Duran and J.A.Vargas-Guzman. Lecture Notes in Earth System Sciences. Springer, Berlin, 2014, pp. 411-414.

13.   Kacimov A.R., Obnosov Yu. V., Or D. Juxtaposition of evaporation, gravity and Darcian resistance in seepage through a silt block adjacent to a coarse sand compartment: solutions based on theory of holomorphic functions and computer algebra. CP26. Abstracts of the 2014 SIAM Annual Meeting, Chicago, USA, June 7-11, 2014, p.30.

14.   Karthik  Laxman, Myo Tay Zar Myint, and Joydeep Dutta. Zinc oxide nanorods coated carbon electrodes for improved energy efficient capacitive desalination Of Brackish Water Interfaces in Water and Environmental Science (IAP 2014), May, Leeuwarden, Netherlands.

15.   Nasser Al-kindi, Nabeel Al-Rawahi, Joydeep Dutta and Myo Tay Zar Myint. Heat Transfer Efficiency using Zinc Oxide (ZnO) & Aluminum Oxide (Al2O3) Nanoparticles Based Fluid.  Proceedings of the 2014 The Annual Conference on Engineering and Technology (ACEAT, 2014) October 15-17, 2014, Osaka, Japan.

16.   AJ Anceno, I Bonduush, J Dutta, RM Stuetz, Ov Shipin. Of Quantum Dots And Microbes. Proc. of the Intl. Conf. on Future Trends in Structural, Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering -- FTSCEM 2013, Pages 61-65.

17.   Joydeep Dutta (keynote talk).  Nanotechnology for water treatment and desalination.  SETCOR International Conference on Smart Materials and Surfaces, 26 Aug - 28 Aug 2014, Bangkok- Thailand.

18.   Muna H. Al-Hinai, Ashraf T. Al-Hinai Asma N. Al-Lizami and Joydeep Dutta. Tailored Synthesis of Binary and Ternary Metal Oxide Semiconductor Nanostructures Using Eh-pH Diagrams.  Challenges in Inorganic and Materials Chemistry (ISACS13).  1-4 July, 2014, Dublin, Ireland.

19.   Reem A. AL-Alawi, Joydeep Dutta and Sarim Dastgir. Controlled Growth of (1-D) ZnO Nanorod Supported Platinum Nanoparticle as Heterogeneous Catalysts for Transfer Hydrogenation Reactions.  Challenges in Inorganic and Materials Chemistry (ISACS13).  1-4 July, 2014, Dublin, Ireland.

20.   Sergey Dobretsov, Marwan Al Fori, Myo Tay Zar Myint and Joydeep Dutta. Control of Harmful Algal Blooms by zinc oxide nanorod coatings. International Conference on HABs and Desalination, Muscat, Oman, April 16-17, 2014.

21.   Karthik Lakshman, Myo Tay Zar Myint and Joydeep Dutta. Zinc oxide nanorods coated carbon electrodes for efficient capacitive desalination of brackish water. Proceedings of the 6th Annual International Workshop on Advanced Materials (IWAM-2014), Ras Al Khaimah Center for Advanced Materials (RAK CAM), UAE, February 23-25, 2014.

22.   Muna Al-Hinai, Ashraf Al-Hinai and Joydeep Dutta. Zinc stannate microcubes formed by self-organisation of nanocrystallites  precipitated at room temperature in aqueous media. Proceedings of the 6th Annual International Workshop on Advanced Materials (IWAM-2014), Ras Al Khaimah Center for Advanced Materials (RAK CAM), UAE, February 23-25, 2014.

23.   Girma Yimer Ebrahim, Andreja Jonoski , Ali Al-Maktoumi, Mushtaque Ahmed, Arthur Mynett.  A Simulation-Optimization Approach for Evaluating the Feasibility of Managed Aquifer Recharge in the Samail Lower Catchment, Oman. (Submitted to Water Resources Management Journal in December 2014-second revision submitted).

24.   Ali Al-Maktoumi, Anvar Kacimov,  Said Al-Ismaily, Hamed Al-Busaidi, Said Al-Saqri. Infiltration Into Two-Layered Soil: The Green-Ampt and Averyanov Models Revisited. (Submitted to Transport in Porous Media- response received from Editor).

25.   Said Al-Saqri, Ali Al-Maktoumi, Said Al-Ismaily, Anvar Kacimov, Hamad Al-Busaidi. Hydropedology and soil evolution in explaining the hydrological aspects of recharge dams in arid zone environments. (Under review in Journal of Arabian Geosciences).

26.   Ali Al-Maktoumi, Said Al-Ismaily, Anvar Kacimov, Hamed Al-Busaidi, Said Al-Saqri, and Mansour Al-Hadabi. An Engineering Cascade of Capillary Barriers for Irrigation Water management in Arid Zone Farming: Inspiration by Nature. In Proceedings: 1st national conference on Agriculture and Fisheries research (Research for Development): 17-18 March 2014. Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.

27.   Ali Al-Maktoumi, Said Al-Ismaily, Anvar Kacimov, Hamed Al-Busaidi, Said Al-Saqri, and Mansour Al-Hadabi. An Engineering Cascade of Capillary Barriers for Irrigation Water management in Arid Zone Farming: Inspiration by Nature. In Proceedings: 1st national conference on Agriculture and Fisheries research (Research for Development): 17-18 March 2014. Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.

28.   Zlotnik V.A.,  Ledder G.,  Kacimov A., Yu H. Analytical analyses of spatial and temporal characteristics of infiltrated water for managed aquifer recharge. AGU Fall Meeting December 18, 2014, Paper: H41H—0907.

29.   Mellors, R.J., Tompson, A., Dyer, K., Yang, X., Chen, M., Wagoner, J.W., Trainor-Guitton, W., and Ramirez, A. (2014), Stochastic joint inversion modeling algorithm of geothermal prospects, 39th Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, February 24-26, 2014.

https://pangea.stanford.edu/ERE/pdf/IGAstandard/SGW/2014/Mellors.pdf

30.   Buscheck TA, Bielicki JM,  Randoloph JB, Chen  M, Hao Y, Edmunds TA, Adams B, and Sun Y (2014), Multi-Fluid Geothermal Energy Systems in Stratigraphic Reservoirs: Using Brine, N2, and CO2 for Dispatchable Renewable Power Generation and Bulk Energy Storage, 39th Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, February 24-26, 2014.

https://pangea.stanford.edu/ERE/pdf/IGAstandard/SGW/2014/Buscheck.pdf

31.   Ahmed Al-Busaidi and Mushtaque Ahmed. 2014. Conjunctive Use of Treated Wastewater and Groundwater in Agriculture. Arab-American Frontiers of Science, Engineering, and Medicine Symposium. Muscat, Oman. December 13-15.

32.   Al-Mulla, Y.A., I. McCann, M. Belhaj, S Siddiqi, and H. Al-Busaidi. 2014. Sensor based irrigation scheduling: an innovative approach to irrigation water conservation and productivity. Arab-American Frontiers of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Symposium, 13 - 15 December 13-15, Muscat, Oman.

 

 

2013 

1.   El-Hussain, I., Deif, A., Al-Jabri, K., Al-Rawas, G., El-Zain, Y., Kwarteng, A., Al-Wadri, M., Sundararanjan, N., 2013. “Shear Wave Velocity by MASW in Earthquake Hazard Assessment Studies in and Around Muscat, Oman”. National Conference on Earth Sciences in India: Challenges and Emerging Trends (ESICET-2013), November, 7-9, 2013. 

2.   Al-Rawas, G. 2013. “Urbanization Impact on Rainfall-Runoff Modeling: An Integration Of Remote Sensing And GIS Approach”. The 6th International Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research, pp. 333, June 3 – 7, 2013, Koblenz, Germany.

 

2012 

1.  Kacimov1 A., Al-Ismaily1 S., Al-Maktoumi A., Kasimova, R., Obnosov Yu., Al-Issai, J., Al-Amri M., Al-Balushi, M. , Al-Busaidi, H. Capillary siphoning as an irrigation technique of green roof modules of an ecohouse in arid climates: from Richards’ and Washburn-Lukas models to engineering design. 19th European Conference on Fracture (ECF19) Kazan, Russia, 26 - 31 August, 2012.

2.   S. Al Jabri, M. Ahmed, A. Al Maktoumi, and S.A. Prathapar. 2012. Potential of managed aquifer recharge of treated wastewater in the governorate of Muscat, the Sultanate of Oman. In: Proceedings of “Hydrogeology of Arid Environment”, p. 191. Hanover, Germany.

 

2010 

1.  Ali Al-Maktoumi, Osman Abdalla, Salem Al-Jabri, S.A. Prathapar, 2010, Numerical Modeling for Site Selection for Managed Aquifer Recharge. Proceedings of ISMAR7: “The 7th Annual International Symposium on Managed Aquifer Recharge”, Abu Dhabi, 9-13 October 2010.

2.  Ali-Maktoumi A., Lockington D.A, Volker R.E. (2010) Salinity Evolution Patterns In a Layered Coastal Aquifer Subject To Shallow Abstraction, Proceeding of the international conference: The 9th Gulf Water conference, 21-24 March 2010, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.

 

2007

1.  O. Abdalla, O. Satti, K. Al-Rawahy, A. Kacimov & H. Al-Zarie 2007. Modeling an aquifer’s response to a remedial action in Wadi Suq, Oman. WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, 103, 355-363, 2007. WIT Press doi:10.2495/WRM070341.

 

2006 

1.  Abdalla Osman, 2006. Are Groundwater resources in semi-arid Sudan secured? Numerical approach. The International Conference on Economic Incentives & Water Demand Management, Sultan Qaboos University, College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences (CAMS), Muscat 18-22 March 2006, p162-187. 

2.  Al-Maktoumi A., Lockington D.A, and Volker R.E. (2006) Modelling of Density-Dependent Flow Systems: Sensitivity to Spatial and Temporal Discretizations and Numerical Schemes Using SEAWAT 2000. Second International Groundwater Conference for Sustainable Development, Problems, Perspectives, and Challenges- (IGC-2006), February 1-4, 2006, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India.

3.  Satti, Osman; Al-Rawahy, Khalid; Kacimov, Anvar; Abdalla, Osman, and Al-Zarie Halima. 2006. Mining related groundwater contamination and its impact on land usability at Wadi Suq, Northern Oman. The International Conference on Economic Incentives & Water Demand Management, Sultan Qaboos University, College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences (CAMS), Muscat 18-22 March 2006, p308-323.

 

   

Books:

 

1.  Al-Baali, M., Grandinetti, L. and Purnama, A. (Editors). (2015) “Numerical Analysis and Optimization: NAO-III, Muscat, Oman, January 2014” Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics, Vol. 134, Springer, ISBN: 978-3-319-17688-8

2.  Baawain, M.S., Choudri, B.S., Ahmed, M. and Purnama, A. (Editors). (2015) “Recent Progress in Desalination, Environmental and Marine Outfall Systems”, Springer Series on Environmental Sciences, Springer, ISBN: 978-3-319-19122-5

3.  Abdalla, Osman A. Eltayeb. 2000. Groundwater Hydrology of the west-central Sudan: Hydrochemical and Isotopic investigation flow simulation and resources management. Verlag Dr. Koster, Berlin ISBN 3-89574-364-X. (Dissertation selected among best PhD theses for publication)


 

 

Book Chapters:

 

2019

  1. Helder I. Chaminé, Maurizio Barbieri, Ozgur Kisi, Mingjie Chen, Broder J. Merkel (Eds.) (2019). Advances in Sustainable and Environmental Hydrology, Hydrogeology, Hydrochemistry and Water Resources. eBook ISBN 978-3-030-01572-5, Hardcover ISBN 978-3-030-01571-8, Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-01572-5. https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9783030015718.

2018

  1. Chen, M. and Maktoumi A. (2018), Topical Collection: Coastal Aquifers in the Middle East and North Africa Region. Hydrogeology Journal. ISSN: 1431-2174 (Print)  1435-0157 (Online). https://link.springer.com/journal/10040/topicalCollection/AC_b2237cb397691169cbe2a8af2262b5dd/page/1.
  2. M. Al-Baali, L. Grandinetti & A. Purnama (Editors) (2018) Numerical Analysis and Optimization (NAO-IV, Muscat, Oman, January 2017), Springer Proceedings in Mathematics and Statistics, Volume 235, Springer International Publishing, 295 pp. (doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-90026-1)
  3. Purnama, A., Al-Maamari, H.A., Balakrishnan, E. (2018) Spreading of Nearshore Effluent Discharges on Eroded Sloping Sandy Beaches, in D.M. Kilgour, H. Kunze, R. Makarov, R. Melnik, S. Wang (Eds.) "Recent Advances in Mathematical and Statistical Methods, IV AMMCS International Conference, Waterloo, Canada, August 20-25, 2017", Springer Proceedings in Mathematics and Statistics, vol. 259: 397-407.

2017

  1. Abdalla, O., Kacimov, A., Chen, M., Al Maktoumi, A., Al Hosni, T., Clark, I.D. (Eds.) (2017). Water Resources in Arid Areas: the Way Forward. eBook ISBN 978-3-319-51856-5, hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-51855-8, Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-51856-5. http://www.springer.com/in/book/9783319518558
  2. Purnama, A. (2017). Modeling Dispersion of Brine Discharges from Multiple Desalination Outfalls, In O. Abdallah; A. Kacimov; M. Chen; A. Al-Maktoumi; T.K.S. Al-Hosni; I. Clark (Eds.) Water Resources in Arid Areas: The Way Forward, Springer Series on Water, Chapter 19: 335–349.

2016

  1. Chen, M. and Abdalla, O. (2016), Topical Collection: Water Resources in Arid Area. Arabian Journal of Geosciences. ISSN: 1866-7511 (Print) 1866-7538 (Online). http://link.springer.com/journal/12517/topicalCollection/AC_9c360d5d19bb20f5dddafb285c17d587/page/1
  2. Purnama, A., Baawain, M.S. & Shao, D.D. (2016). Mixing Zone Analysis of Surface Brine Discharges in Coastal Waters, In M. Synder (Ed.) Aquatic Ecosystems: Influences, Interactions and Impact on the Environment, Nova Science Publishers, New York, USA. Chapter 3: 67–86.

2015

  1. Baawain, M.S., Choudri, B.S., Ahmed, M. and Purnama, A. (2015) An Overview: Desalination, Environmental and Marine Outfall Systems, in M.S. Baawain, B.S. Choudri, M. Ahmed, and A. Purnama (Eds.) Recent Progress in Desalination, Environmental and Marine Outfall Systems, Springer Series on Environmental Sciences. Chapter 1: 3–10.
  2. Purnama, A. (2015) Environmental Quality Standards for Brine Discharge from Desalination Plants, in M.S. Baawain, B.S. Choudri, M. Ahmed, and A. Purnama (Eds.) Recent Progress in Desalination, Environmental and Marine Outfall Systems, Springer Series on Environmental Sciences. Chapter 18: 257–268.

2013

  1. Dörthe Tetzlaff, Ghazi Al-Rawas, Günter Blöschl, Sean K. Carey, Ying Fan, Markus Hrachowitz, Robert Kirnbauer, Graham Jewitt, Hjalmar Laudon, Kevin J. McGuire, Takahiro Sayama, Chris Soulsby, Erwin Zehe and Thorsten Wagener, Chapter 4: Process realism: flow paths and storage, Book title “Runoff Prediction in Ungauged Basins: Synthesis across Processes, Places and Scales”, Available in May 2013. (ISBN-13: 9781107028180), Cambridge University Press, UK.

2008

  1. Vrbka, P.; Bussert, R. and Abdalla, O. A. E. (2008): Groundwater in North and Central Sudan: In: S. Adelana and A. MacDonald [eds.]: Applied Groundwater Studies in Africa International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH) Selected paper in Hydrogeology Volume 13. p 337-350.

 

Reports:

1.  S.A. Prathapar, M. Ahmed O. Abdalla, S. Zekri, S. AlJabri, A. Al Maktoumi, M. AlShuely 2009. Managed Aquifer Recharge of Treated Waste Water in Oman. Final report. Feasibility Study Undertaken by Sultan Qaboos University On behalf of Oman Wastewater Services Company (SQU PROJECT CODE: AS/AGR/SWAE/08 /01) pages 60.

 

Poster:

 

2015

1.  Abdalla, O., Izady, A., Kudoda, A. M., (2015) Conceptual-based assessment of ophiolite hard-rock groundwater recharge in an arid Al-Buraimi region. Presented in the University Day, Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), May 3-5, 2015.

2.  Ahmed Al Busaidi, Mushtaque Ahmed.  Mitigating Environmental Risks of Wastewater Reuse for Agriculture.  Presented in the Sultan Qaboos University Day, 3rd – 5th May 2015

3.  Ali Al Maktoumi, Mustafa El-Rawy, Slim Zekri. The Role of Managed Aquifer Recharge in Management of a Coastal Aquifer for Urban Purposes:  Case Study of  Samail Lower Catchment Aquifer, Oman.  Presented in the Sultan Qaboos University Day, 3rd – 5th May 2015

4.  Osman Abdalla, Azizallah Izady, Ahmed Kudoda.  Conceptual-based assessment of ophiolite hard-rock groundwater recharge in an arid Al-Buraimi region.  Presented in the Sultan Qaboos University Day, 3rd – 5th May 2015

5.  Mingjie Chen, Osman Abdalla, Thomas A. Buscheck and Joshua A. White.  Simulating Fault Leakage from an Artificial Natural Gas Storage using a 3-D Gas Migration Model.  Presented in the Sultan Qaboos University Day, 3rd – 5th May 2015.

6.  M. Mumtaz Khan, Waleed Al-Busaidi. Effect of Deficit Irrigation Regimes on Cucumber (Cucumis sativus) growth and yield.  Presented in the Sultan Qaboos University Day, 3rd – 5th May 2015

7.  Rashid Al Abri, Osman Abdalla, Khadija Semhi. Groundwater from ophiolite aquifer: flow path and recharge rate.  Presented in the Sultan Qaboos University Day, 3rd – 5th May 2015

 

2014

1.  Ali Al-Maktoumi, Said Al-Ismaily, Hamed Al-Busaidi, Said Al-Saqri, and Mansour Al-Hadabi. 2014. Efficient Irrigation-Water Usage in Arid Environment: A Cascade of Capillary Barriers in the Soil Substrate. Presented at 3rd HM chairs symposium in Water resources management for sustainability, Tokyo, Japan, 2-3 October, 2014.

2.  Ghazi A. Al-Rawas, Luminda Hewawasam, Álvaro Silva, Fátima E. Santo, and Vanda Pires (2014). “Rainfall Temporal Variability Analysis and the Use of Standardized Precipitation Index to Identify Dry and Wet Periods in Oman”. European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2014, Vienna, April 27-May 2, 2014

3.  Osman Abdalla, Talal Al-Hosni, Abdullah Al-Rawahi, Anvar Kacimov, Ian Clark.  Coupling isotopes and wells’ hydrographs to infer groundwater recharge mechanisms in arid areas, example of Samail Catchment, Oman.  Presented in the Sultan Qaboos University Day, 4th – 5th May 2014.

4.  S. Zekri,; A. Karimi.  Monitoring Groundwater Using Energy Water Smart Meters and Precision Irrigation.  Presented in the Sultan Qaboos University Day, 4th – 5th May 2014