Academic Qualification
1971                 B.Sc Chemistry (First honor),Baghdad University ,Iraq,


1986-                                                                     1986

Ph.D. Industrial Chemistry, chemistry and technology of polymers , Birmingham University, England, UK.

Professor of polymer chemistry and technology,Basrah University

Head of Chemistry Department,College of Science Basra University 

Dean of the college of Science/Basra University/Iraq
Dean of the college of education/Basra University /Iraq

Technical consultant(Gulf sale Engineering) UAE 
Visiting and adjunct professor at Australian universities:university of Technology Sydney (UTS),UNSW,and Western Sydney University (WSU)

Scientific Qualifications & experience






Associate professor ,Faculty of Engineering, UTS Centre for
Built Infra Structure Research.University of Technology Sydney,Australia

Technology Manager,Parchem for Construction materials /Dulux group,(,Australia Sydney

Honor visiting  professorial fellow /University of western Sydney (UWS),Sydney Australia (Infra structure research centre)

Honor visiting professor/University of  New South Wales (UNSW)/Sydney/Australia Faculty of engineering

Adjunct professor/University of UNSW/Faculty of Science /School of chemistry

Academic and Scientific Achievements

  • Established the polymer research Centre.
  • Supervised 46 M.Sc theses and 25 Ph.D. Most of these theses were  based on applied research and contracts ;fulfilled at Iraqi and Australian universities. 
  • 37 Iraqi National patents have been granted ,most of them  implemented industrially ( 1985-2003 ).
  • 46 Australian/USA inventions  including 13 granted USA patents ,published and filed  2011-now for the Intellectual Venture and Xinova / USA. 
  • Published 7 Textbooks in various subjects such as industrial chemistry, polymer chemistry and technology, chemical hazards & environmental pollution.
  • 250 published papers in outstanding journals and conferences.

Outstanding Industrial Achievements:

Consulted and managed six industrial projects at UAE, Abu Dhabi, Gulf Sail Engineering Co (Dec 2004 to May 2007) based on my patents in the field of polymer applications as: Concrete additives: super plasticizers, Hyper plasticisers, water proof, water reducer, Fire resistant paints and Gypsum Board, Gypsum additives(

Managed two Industrial projects at Sharjah, SAIF zone, UAE (May 2007): High quality fast setting cement and concrete additives (

  • 40 industrial projects were established as joint ventures with Industrial companies, petroleum & petrochemical Industries Iraq.

Awards Issued

  1. National Scientist prize, grade (A) for three alternative sequences 1993, 1998, 2003.
  2. National prize of the environment for 2001 and 2002.
  3. Highest  order of merit/ 2002
  4. 34 Annual Honoring Scientific prizes.
  5. Platinum Inventor of Australia,Intellectual Venture USA (, 2012.