Prof. Abdel Salam Hamdy Makhlouf

Central Metallurgical Research and Development Institute,
Cairo, 11421 Egypt



2003 Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, Cairo University - Jointly with ICMM - CNR, Italy

1996 M.Sc., Inorganic Chemistry, Helwan University, Egypt

1991 B.Sc., Chemistry, Helwan University, Egypt

Research field

Preparation and characterization of advanced coatings,



Renewable energy,

Advanced materials and polymers

Publications (selected)


  1. Handbook of Nanofibers. Vol: II: Emerging Applications, Springer, ISBN 9783319536545, 2019.
  2. Handbook of Nanofibers. Vol. I: Fundamental aspects and experimental setup, Springer, 2019.
  3. Stimuli Responsive Polymeric Nanocarriers for Drug Delivery Applications, Vol. 2: Advanced Nanocarriers for Therapeutics, Elsevier, ISBN: 9780081019955, 2018.
  4. Stimuli Responsive Polymeric Nanocarriers for Drug Delivery Applications, Vol. 1: Types & Triggers, Elsevier, 2018.
  5. Handbook of materials failure analysis with case studies from the construction industry, Elsevier, 2018.
  6. Fundamentals of Nanoparticles: Classifications, Synthesis Methods, Properties and Characterization, Elsevier, 2018.


  1. A. Abdal-hay, M. Agour, Yu-Kyoung Kim, Min-Ho Lee, M. K. Hassan, H. A. El-Ainin, A. S. Hamdy, S. Ivanovski, “Magnesium-particle/Polyurethane composite layer coating on titanium surfaces for orthopedic applications”, European Polymer Journal, Vol 112, No. 3 (2019) 555-568,
  2. H. Sadegh, G. A. M. Ali, A. S. Hamdy Makhlouf, et al, “MWCNTs-Fe3O4 nanocomposite for Hg(II) high adsorption efficiency”, Journal of Molecular Liquids, 258 (2018) 345–353, DOI: 10.1016/j.molliq.2018.03.012
  3. H. Sadegh, G. Ali, V. K. Gupta, A. S. Hamdy, et al, “The role of nanomaterials as effective adsorbents and their applications in wastewater treatment: A review”, J. Nanostructure in Chemistry, Springer, 1-14, 2017, DOI:10.1007/s40097-017-0219-4.
  4. V. K. Gupta, A. S. H. Makhlouf, et al, “Study on the removal of heavy metal ions from industry waste by carbon nanotubes: effect of the surface modification-A review”, Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Tech., 46, 2(2016) 93-118, DOI: 10.1080/10643389.2015.1061874.
  5. V. K. Gupta, S. Agarwal, A. S. Hamdy, et al, “Facile route synthesis of novel graphene oxide–β-cyclodextrin nanocomposite and its application as adsorbent for removal of toxic bisphenol A from the aqueous phase”, Journal of Molecular Liquids, Vol. 237, 2017, PP. 466–472.
  6. A. Abdal-hay, A.S. Hamdy, K. A. Khalil, "Novel, facile, single-step technique of polymer/TiO2 nanofiber composites membrane for photodegradation of methylene blue”, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2015, 7 (24), 13329–13341.
  7. A. Barhoum, G. Van Assche, A. S. Makhlouf, et al, “A green, simple chemical route for the synthesis of pure nanocalcite crystals”, Crystal Growth & Design (ACS Publications), 2015, 15 (2), 573–580.
  8. A. Abdal-hay, A.S. Hamdy, et al, "A novel simple one-step air jet spinning approach for deposition of Poly(vinyl acetate)/Hydroxyapatite composite nanofibers on Ti implants", Materials Science and Engineering C, 49, 4(2015), 681.
  9. A. Abdal-hay, A.S. Hamdy, and J. Lim, "Facile preparation of titanium dioxide micro/nanofibers and tubular structures by air jet spinning", Ceramics International, Vol. 40, 10A (2014), 15403–15409.
  10. A. Abdal-hay, P. Vanegas, A.S. Hamdy, et al, "Preparation and characterization of vertically arrayed Hydroxyapatite nanoplates on electrospun nanofibers for bone tissue engineering", Chemical Engineering J., Vol. 254, 10 (2014) 612–622

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Last Updated: 2019-04-09