Publications

Scientific Publications

2022
  1. Investigating the molecular structure of plasma in type 2 diabetes mellitus and diabetic nephropathy by synchrotron Fourier-transform infrared microspectroscopy
    Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Vol. 264, pp. 120259 (2022)
    R. Nimer, G. Kamel, MA. Obeidat, LA. Dahabiyeh
    doi: 10.1016/j.saa.2021.120259
    Beamline: IR


2021
  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. Robust Barium Phosphonate Metal?"Organic Frameworks Synthesized under Aqueous Conditions
    ACS Materials Lett., Vol. , pp. 1010-1015 (2021)
    K.A. Salmeia, S. Dolabella, D. Parida, T.J. Frankcombe, A.T. Afaneh, K.E. Cordova, B. Al-Maythalony, S. Zhao, R. Civioc, A. Marashdeh, B. Spingler, R. Frison, A. Neels
    doi: 10.1021/acsmaterialslett.1c00275
    Beamline: MS

  3. Synthesis and Comparative Evaluation of Optical and Electrochemical Properties of Efficacious Heterostructured-Nanocatalysts of ZnSe with Commercial and Reduced Titania
    Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Vol. , pp. 160449 (2021)
    S Jamil, N Jabeen, LU Khan, A Bashir, N Janjua, M Harfouche, M Sohail, AH Siddique, A Iqbal, N Qadeer, Z Akhter
    doi: 10.1016/j.jallcom.2021.160449
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. The first infrared beamline at the Middle East SESAME synchrotron facility.
    Journal of Synchrotron Radiation, Vol. 28 - 6, pp. (2021)
    G. Kamel, S. Lefrancois, T. Moreno, M. Al-Najdawi, Y. Momani, A. Abbadi, G. Paolucci, P. Dumas
    doi: 10.1107/S1600577521008778
    Beamline: IR

  7. 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

  8. Mummified Embalmed Head Skin: SR-FTIR Microspectroscopic Exploration
    Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, Vol. , pp. 120073 (2021)
    D. Moissidou, H. Derricott, G. Kamel
    doi: 10.1016/j.saa.2021.120073
    Beamline: IR

  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. Fabrication and Exploration of Efficacious Transition Metal Oxides (TMO) based Nano-catalysts: Headway to Green Energy, (2021)
    S. JAMIL
    doi:
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  11. Seed-mediated synthesis and characterization of ZnO@-Fe2O3 nanospheres: Building up the core-shell model
    Journal of Crystal Growth, Vol. 572, pp. 126279 (2021)
    S.I. Ahmed
    doi: 10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2021.126279
    Beamline: XAFS/XRF

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. Transcriptional modulations induced by proton irradiation in mice skin in function of adsorbed dose and distance
    null, Vol. 14 - 1, pp. 260-270 (2021)
    V Licursi, W Wang, E Di Nisio, FP Cammarata, R Acquaviva, G Russo, L Manti, M Cestelli Guidi, E Fratini, G Kamel, R Amendola, P Pisciotta, R Negri
    doi: 10.1080/16878507.2021.1949675
    Beamline: IR

  16. 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

  17. 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


2020
  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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


2019
  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. 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

  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. 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


2017
  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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


2016
  1. 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

  2. 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

  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


2012
  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

 

2017

  1. SESAME Storage Ring Diagnostics and Commissioning
    H. Al Mohammad, K. Manukyan
    IBIC ( International Beam Instrumentation Conference)
  2. The Pulsed Power Supplies of the SESAME Booster and Storage Ring
    E. Huttel, I. Abid, S. Jafar
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)
  3. The RF System of the SESAME Storage Ring
    D. Foudeh, E. Huttel, N. Sawai
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)
  4. Commissioning of SESAME Storage Ring
    M. Attal, E. Huttel, K. Manukyan, D. Foudeh, H. Al-Mohammad, N. Sawai, S. Jafar, I. Abid, I.Saleh, M. Shehab, A. Ismail, A. Hamad, A. Abbadi, A. Ahmad, Th. Abu Hanieh, M. Al-Najdawi
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)
  5. High Precision Magnet Powering for the SESAME Storage Ring
    S. Jafar, A. Ismail, I. Abid, M. Cerqueira Bastos, T. Henschel, E. Onur Ari, E. Yousefi
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)

 

2016

  1. SESAME Storage Ring Beam Dynamics in View of the Results of its Magnet Measurements
    M. Attal, E. Huttel
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)
  2. Commissioning of SESAME Booster
    M. Attal, E. Huttel, K. Manukyan , I. Saleh, D. Foudeh, F. Makahleh, M. Shehab, S. Jafar, I. Abid, A. Ismail, A. Hamad, Th. Abu Hanieh, M. Mansouri, H. Al Mohammad, N. Sawai, M. Al-Najdawi
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)

 

2015

  1. Diagnostics During SESAME Booster Commissioning
    H. Al Mohammad, K. Manukyan
    IBIC ( International Beam Instrumentation Conference)

 

2014

  1. Clients Development of SESAMEs Control System Based on CSS
    A. Ismail, I. Saleh, M. Mansouri, Y. Dabain
    PCaPAC (International Workshop on Personal Computers and Particle Accelerator Controls)
  2. Personnel Safety System in SESAME
    M. Mansouri Sharifabad, I. Saleh, A. Ismail
    PCaPAC (International Workshop on Personal Computers and Particle Accelerator Controls)
  3. Multipole and Alignment Error Limits for the SESAME Storage Ring Magnets
    M. Attal, E. Huttel
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)
  4. Design of the Main Magnets of the SESAME Storage Ring
    A. Milanese, E. Huttel, M. Shehab
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)

 

2013

  1. Design and Implementation of SESAME’s Booster Ring Control System
    A. Ismail, I. Saleh, Z. Alhaque, P. Betinelli, M. Heron
    ICALEPCS  (International Conference on Accelerator & Large Experimental Physics Control Systems)
  2. Influence of the Vacuum Chamber Limitation on Dynamic Aperture Calculations
    M. Attal
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)

 

2011

  1. The SESAME Project
    A. Nadji, S. Abu Ghannam, H. R. Hoorani, Z. Qazi, I. Saleh, J.-F. Gournay, E. Matias, G. Wright, M. Heron, P. Betinelli-Deck , L. S. Nadolski, B. Kalantari
    ICALEPCS  (International Conference on Accelerator & Large Experimental Physics Control Systems)
  2. Status of SESAME Project
    A. Nadji, S. Abu-Ghannam, T. Abu-Hanieh, H. Al-Mohamad, , A. Alkurdi, M. Alnajdawi, A. Amro, M. Attal, S. Budair, D. Foudeh, A. Hamad, S. Jafar, F. Makahleh, O. Nour, I. Saleh, N. Sawai, M. Shehab, H. Tarawneh, Q. Ziaulhaque
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)

 

2010

  1. Status for Beam Diagnostics of SESAME
    S. Varnasseri, A.Nadji
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)
  2. Progress Report of SESAME Project
    A. Nadji, T. Abu-Hanieh, M. Alnajdawi, A. Aladwan, A. Amro, M. Attal, S. Budair, D. Foudeh, A. Hamad, A. Kaftoosian, T.-A. Khan, F. Makahleh, S. Matalgah, M. Sbahi, M. Shehab, H. Tarawneh, S. Varnasseri
    IPAC (International Particle Accelerator Conference)

 

2008

  1. General Status of SESAME
    A.Nadji ,T.Abu-Hanieh, M.Alnajdawi, A.Aladwan, A.Amro, M.Attal, D.Foudeh, A.Hamad, A.Kaftoosian, T.Khan, F.Makahleh, S.Matalgah, M.Shehab, H.Tarawneh, S.Varnasseri
    EPAC (European Particle Accelerator Conference)
  2. Finalized Design of the Pulsed Magnets and their PS for SESAME Ring Injection
    S.Varnasseri, A.Nadji, P.Lebasque, J.P.Lavieville
    EPAC (European Particle Accelerator Conference)

 

2007

  1. Status of SESAME
    G.Vignola, A.Amro, M.Attal, H.Azizi, A.Kaftoosian, F.Makahleh, M.Shehab, H.Tarawneh, S.Varnasseri
    APAC (Asian Particle Accelerator Conference)
  2. Insertion Devices for SESAME
    H.Tarawneh, G.Vignola
    APAC (Asian Particle Accelerator Conference)
  3. Design of a Stripline Kicker for Tune Measurement in SESAME Storage Ring
    S.Varnasseri
    APAC (Asian Particle Accelerator Conference)
  4. Mechanical Design Considerations for SESAME Main Subsystems
    M.Shehab, G.Vignola
    PAC  (Particle Accelerator Conference)
  5. Design of Injection Pulsed Magnets for SESAME Ring
    S.Varnasseri, G.Vignola, M.Shehab
    PAC  (Particle Accelerator Conference)

 

2006

  1. SESAME Magnets System
    S.Varnasseri
    EPAC (European Particle Accelerator Conference)
  2. Status of SESAME
    G.Vignola, A.Amro, M.Attal, H Azizi, A.Kaftoosian, F.Makahleh, M.Shehab, H.Tarawneh, S.Varnasseri
    EPAC (European Particle Accelerator Conference)
  3. Nonlinear Dynamics Study Including Vacuum Chamber, p. 129-133
    M. Attal
    ICFA

 

2005

  1. The Beam Diagnostics for SESAME
    S.Varnasseri
    DIPAC (European Workshop on Beam Diagnostics and Instrumentation for Particle Accelerators)
  2. SESAME in Jordan
    G.Vignola, A.Amro, M.Attal, F.Makahlel, M.M.Shehab, S.Varnasseri
    PAC  (Particle Accelerator Conference)

 

2004

  1. An Update on SESAME Light Source
    M.Attal, G.Vignola, D.Einfeld
    EPAC (European Particle Accelerator Conference)
  2. SESAME, p. 139-142
    M. Attal, S. Varnasseri
    ICFA

 

2003

  1. SESAME, a 2.5 GeV Synchrotron Light Source for the Middle East Region
    D.Einfeld, R.H.Sarraf, M.Attal, K.Tavakoli, H.Hashemi, H.Hassanzadegan, E. Al-Dmour, B.Kalantari, A.Aladwan, H.Tarawneh, S.Varnasery
    PAC  (Particle Accelerator Conference)
  2. SESAME, a 3rd Generation Synchrotron Light Source for the Middle East
    D.Einfeld, S.S.Hasnain, Z.Sayers, H.Schopper, H.Winick
    doi: 10.1016/j.radphyschem.2004.04.130

 

2002

  1. The New Upgrade of SESAME
    D.Einfeld, R.H.Sarraf, M.Attal, H.Hashemi, A.Elsisi, A.Amro, H.Hassanzadegan, K.Tavakoli, B.Kalantari, S. Varnasery, E. Al-Dmour, D. Foudeh, H.Tarawneh, A.Aladwan
    EPAC (European Particle Accelerator Conference)

 

2000

  1. SESAME - An Extended Spectral Range Synchrotron Radiation Facility in the Middle East Based on an Upgrade to BESSY I
    G.-A. Voss, T. Rabedeau, S. Raither , H. Schopper, E. Weihreter, H. Winick
    SRI  (Synchrotron Radiation Instrumentation)

 

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