Scientific Publications

  1. Investigating Local Structure of Ion-Implanted (Ni2+) and Thermally Annealed Rock Salt CoO Film by EXAFS Simulation Using Evolutionary Algorithm
    ACS Appl. Energy Mater., Vol. , pp. (2021)
    LU Khan, N Jabeen, I Jabbar, S Jamil, A Kanwal, Z Akhter, M Usman, MZ Abid, M Harfouche
    doi: 10.1021/acsaem.0c02676
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  2. Synchrotron XANES and EXAFS evidences for Cr+6 and V+5 reduction within the oil shale ashes through mixing with natural additives and hydration process
    Heliyon, Vol. 7 - 4, pp. e06769 (2021)
    T. El-Hasan, M. Harfouche, A. Aldrabee, N. Abdelhadi, N. Abu-Jaber, G. Aquilanti
    doi: 10..1016/j.heliyon.2021.e06769
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  3. Synchrotron Fourier transform infrared microspectroscopy (sFTIRM) analysis of unfolding behavior of electrospun collagen nanofibers
    Spectrochimica Acta - Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Vol. 251, pp. (2021)
    M. Kazanci, K. Selcuk Haciosmanoglu, G. Kamel
    doi: 10.1016/j.saa.2020.119420
    Beamline: IR

  4. The significance of the local structure of cobalt-based catalysts on the photoelectrochemical water oxidation activity of BiVO4
    Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 366, pp. 137467 (2021)
    M Barzgar Vishlaghi, A Kahraman, S Apaydin, E Usman, D Aksoy, T Balkan, S Munir, M Harfouche, H Ogasawara, S Kaya
    doi: 10.1016/j.electacta.2020.137467
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  5. Carbide-Supported PtRu Catalysts for Hydrogen Oxidation Reaction in Alkaline Electrolyte
    ACS Catal., Vol. 11 - 2, pp. 932-947 (2021)
    ER Hamo, RK Singh, JC Douglin, S Chen, MB Hassine, E Carbo-Argibay, S Lu, H Wang, PJ Ferreira, BA Rosen, DR Dekel
    doi: 10.1021/acscatal.0c03973
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  6. Study on crystallographic and electronic structure of micrometre-scale ZnO and ZnO:B rods via X-ray absorption fine-structure spectroscopy
    Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, Vol. 28, pp. 448-454 (2021)
    S. Erat, O.M. Ozkendir, S. Yildirimcan, S. Gunaydin, M. Harfouche, B. Demir, A. Braun
    doi: 10.1107/S1600577520015866
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  7. Geochemical changes of Mn in contaminated agricultural soils nearby historical mine tailings: Insights from XAS, XRD and, SEP
    Chemical Geology, Vol. , pp. 120217 (2021)
    A Morales-Perez, V Moreno-Rodriguez, RD Rio-Salas, NG Imam, B Gonzalez-Mendez, T Pi-Puig, F Molina-Freaner, R Loredo-Portales
    doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2021.120217
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  8. Synchrotron X-ray fluorescence and X-ray absorption near edge structure of low concentration arsenic in ambient air particulates
    J. Anal. At. Spectrom., Vol. , pp. (2021)
    A.A. Shaltout, M. Harfouche, F.A.S. Hassan, D. Eichert
    doi: 10.1039/D0JA00504E
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  9. Magnetic Properties and Environmental Temperature Effects on Battery Performance of Na0.67Mn0.5Fe0.5O2
    Energy Technology, Vol. n/a - n/a, pp. 2001130 (2021)
    S Altin, A Bayri, E Altin, E Oz, S Yasar, S AltundaAY, M Harfouche, S Avci
    doi: 10.1002/ente.202001130
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  10. Characterization of Insulin Mucoadhesive Buccal Films: Spectroscopic Analysis and In Vivo Evaluation
    Symmetry, Vol. 13 - 1, pp. 1-17 (2021)
    M Diab, A Sallam, I Hamdan, R Mansour, R Hussain, G Siligardi, N Qinna, E Khalil
    doi: 10.3390/sym13010088
    Beamline: IR

  1. Highly efficient 3D-ZnO nanosheet photoelectrodes for solar-driven water splitting: Chalcogenide nanoparticle sensitization and mathematical modeling
    Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Vol. 828, pp. 154472 (2020)
    CT Altaf, M Faraji, A Kumtepe, N Abdullayeva, N Yilmaz, E Karagoz, A Bozbey, H Kurt, M Sankir, ND Sankir
    doi: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2020.154472
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  2. Electronic structure and electrochemical analysis of the Li2Mn1-xSexO3 materials on April 02, 2020.
    Solid State Ionics, Vol. 349, pp. 115299 (2020)
    O.M. Ozkendir, G. Celik, S. Ates, S. Aktas, S. Gunaydin, M. Harfouche, F. Bondino, E. Magnano, H. Baveghar, I. Ulfat
    doi: 10.1016/j.ssi.2020.115299
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  3. Investigating the molecular structure of placenta and plasma in pre-eclampsia by infrared microspectroscopy
    Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis, Vol. 184, pp. 113186 (2020)
    L.A. Dahabiyeh, R.S.H. Mansour, S.S. Saleh, G. Kamel
    doi: 10.1016/j.jpba.2020.113186
    Beamline: IR

  4. Synchrotron Fourier transform infrared microspectroscopy (sFTIRM) analysis of Al-induced Alzheimer's disease in rat brain cortical tissue
    Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Vol. 239, pp. 118421 (2020)
    G.A. Ahmed, W. El Hotaby, L. Abbas, H.H.A. Sherif, G. Kamel, S.KH. Khalil
    doi: 10.1016/j.saa.2020.118421
    Beamline: IR

  5. LiNi0.8Co0.15Ti0.05O2: synthesis by solid state reaction and investigation of structural and electrochemical properties with enhanced battery performance
    Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, Vol. , pp. (2020)
    A Bayri, E Gocer, E Altin, S Altundag, E Oz, M Harfouche, S Altin, S Avci
    doi: 10.1007/s10854-020-04572-4
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  6. An investigation of Ti-substitution effects of Na0.67Mn0.5Fe0.5O2 battery cells for structural and electrochemical properties
    International Journal of Energy Research, Vol. , pp. (2020)
    S Altin, S AltundaAY, E Altin, E Oz, M Harfouche, A Bayri
    doi: 10.1002/er.5820
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  7. An investigation of the improvement in energy storage performance of Na2/3Mn1/2Fe1/2O2 by systematic Al-substitution
    Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, Vol. 31 - 17, pp. 14784-14794 (2020)
    S Altin, S AltundaAY, E Altin, M Harfouche, A Bayri
    doi: 10.1007/s10854-020-04042-x
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  8. Local lattice relaxation around Tl substitutional impurities in a NaI(Tl) scintillator crystal
    Radiation Physics and Chemistry, Vol. , pp. (2020)
    A. Filipponi, G. Profeta, N. Di Marco, V. Zema, K. Schaffner, F. Reindl, H. Messaoud, A. Trapananti, A. Di Cicco
    doi: 10.1016/j.radphyschem.2020.108992
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  1. Boron activity in the inactive Li2MnO3 cathode material
    Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena, Vol. 235, pp. 23-28 (2019)
    O.M. Ozkendir, M. Harfouche, I. Ulfat, C. Kaya, G. Celik, S. Ates, S. Aktas, H. Bavigar, T. Colak
    doi: 10.1016/j.elspec.2019.06.011
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  2. Synthesis and water oxidation electrocatalytic and electrochromic behaviours of mesoporous nickel oxide thin film electrodes
    Journal of Materials Chemistry A, Vol. 7 - 38, pp. 22012-22020 (2019)
    A. Amirzhanova, I. Karakaya, C. B. Uzundal, G. Karaoglu, F. Karadas, O. Dag
    doi: 10.1039/c9ta07693j
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  3. Exceptionally active and stable catalysts for CO2 reforming of glycerol to syngas
    Applied Catalysis B: Environmental, Vol. 256 - 117808, pp. (2019)
    S. Bac, Z. Say, Y. Kocak, K.E. Ercan, M. Harfouche, E. Ozensoy, A.K. Avci
    doi: 10.1016/j.apcatb.2019.117808
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  4. Lyotropic Liquid Crystalline Mesophases Made of Salt-Acid-Surfactant Systems for the Synthesis of Novel Mesoporous Lithium Metal Phosphates
    ChemPlusChem, Vol. 84, pp. 1-11 (2019)
    I. Uzunok, J. Kim, T. O. Colak, D. S. Kim, H. Kim, M. Kim, Y. Yamauchi, O. Dag
    doi: 10.1002/cplu.201900435
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  1. Elucidation of penetration enhancement mechanism of Emu oil using FTIR microspectroscopy at EMIRA laboratory of SESAME synchrotron
    Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Vol. 185, pp. 1-10 (2017)
    R.S.H. Mansour, A.A. Sallam, I.I. Hamdan, E.A. Khalil, I. Yousef
    doi: 10.1016/j.saa.2017.05.026
    Beamline: IR

  2. The SESAME materials science beamline for XRD applications
    Powder Diffraction, Vol. 32 - S1, pp. S6-S12 (2017)
    M Abdellatief, L Rebuffi, H Khosroabadi, M Najdawi, T Abu-Hanieh, M Attal, G Paolucci
    doi: 10.1017/S0885715617000021
    Beamline: MS

  3. EMIRA: The Infrared Synchrotron Radiation Beamline at SESAME
    Synchrotron Radiation News, Vol. 30 - 4, pp. 8-10 (2017)
    G. Kamel, S. Lefrancois, M. Al-Najdawi, T. Abu-Hanieh, I. Saleh, Y. Momani, P. Dumas
    doi: 10.1080/08940886.2017.1338415
    Beamline: IR

  1. Optical and Micro-FTIR mapping: A new approach for structural evaluation of V2O5-lithium fluoroborate glasses
    Materials Design, Vol. 89, pp. 568-572 (2016)
    A.M. Abdelghany, H.A. ElBatal
    doi: 10.1016/j.matdes.2015.09.159
    Beamline: IR

  2. Study of the biochemical effects induced by X-ray irradiations in combination with gadolinium nanoparticles in F98 glioma cells: first FTIR studies at the Emira laboratory of the SESAME synchrotron
    Analyst, Vol. 141 - 7, pp. 2238-2249 (2016)
    I. Yousef, O. Seksek, S. Gil, Y. Prezado, J. Sule-Suso, I. Martinez-Rovira
    doi: 10.1039/C5AN02378E
    Beamline: IR

  3. Monosialoganglioside-GM1 triggers binding of the amyloid-protein salmon calcitonin to a Langmuir membrane model mimicking the occurrence of lipid-rafts
    Biochemistry and Biophysics Reports, Vol. 8, pp. 365-375 (2016)
    M. Diociaiuti, C. Giordani, G. Kamel, F. Brasili, S. Sennato, C. Bombelli, K. Meneses, M. Giraldo, F. Bordi
    doi: 10.1016/j.bbrep.2016.10.005
    Beamline: IR

  1. Simulation and design of an infrared beamline for SESAME (Synchrotron-Light for Experimental Science and Applications in the Middle East)
    Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, Vol. 673, pp. 73-81 (2012)
    I. Yousef, S. Lefrancois, T. Moreno, H. Hoorani, F. Makahleh, A. Nadji, P. Dumas
    doi: 10.1016/j.nima.2011.12.012
    Beamline: IR

Technical Publications

APAC (Asian Particle Accelerator Conference)

CAARI (Cyprus American Archaeological Research Institute)

CAS (CERN Accelerator School)

DIPAC (European Workshop on Beam Diagnostics and Instrumentation for Particle Accelerators)

EPAC (European Particle Accelerator Conference)

ICALEPCS  (International Conference on Accelerator & Large Experimental Physics Control Systems)


PCaPAC (International Workshop on Personal Computers and Particle Accelerator Controls)

IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)

PAC  (Particle Accelerator Conference)

SRI  (Synchrotron Radiation Instrumentation)