Ahmed Al Hajaj

Ahmed Al Hajaj Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

Assistant Professor - Chemical Engineering
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Bio

Dr. Ahmed Al Hajaj obtained his BSc in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Arizona, USA, in 2004. He has two Master’s degrees – one MSc in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Miami, USA, obtained in 2006 and an MSc in Sustainable Energy Futures from the Imperial College London, UK, in 2008. He also completed his PhD in Chemical Engineering from the Imperial College London in 2014.


Course/Teaching Interests

  • Dynamic behavior of process systems
  • Advanced process optimization

Advisor to current Masdar Institute students

  • Raliat Alabi 
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Projects

Research Interest/Research Projects

  • Multi-scale modeling for design and analysis of low-carbon energy technologies and  systems
  • Process intensification and integration
  • Supply chain design and optimization
  • Process operation and control
  • Carbon capture, transport and storage

Publications

Selected Publications

  • Alhajaj, A., Dowell, N.M., Shah, N., 2013. Multiscale design and analysis of CO2 capture, transport and storage networks. Energy Procedia 37, 2552-2561.
  • Mokhtar, M., Ali, M.T., Khalilpour, R., Abbas, A., Shah, N., Al Hajaj, A., Armstrong, P., Chiesa, M., Sgouridis, S., 2012. solar-assisted post-combustion carbon capture feasibility study. Applied Energy 92, 668-676.
  • Mac Dowell, N., Alhajaj, A., Konda, M., Shah, N., 2011. Multiscale whole-systems design and analysis of CO2 capture and transport networks, in: Pistikopoulos, E.N., Georgiadis, M.C., Kokossis, A.C. (Eds.), 21st European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering, pp. 1205-1209.