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Hilal S. Wahab

Hilal S. Wahab
Al-Nahrain University, Iraq

Scopus Profile: http://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.url?authorId=24400241100

Professional (scientific) interests

- Photocatalysis
- Nanosciences
- Environmental Chemistry

Research Fields:

- Photocatalysis
- Computational Chemistry
- Environmental Pollution Chemistry

Qualifications:

2006  Ph.D.,Computational Chemistry,Al-MustansiriaUniversity (Hanover University,Germany),Iraq
1979  M.Sc., Analytical Chemistry,CarletonUniversity(Ottawa),Canada
1975  B.Sc.   Chemistry,Mosul University,Iraq

Selected Publications:

1. Wahab, H. S., Hadi, H. M. (2017). Visible light N-TiO2-induced photodegradation of Congo red: characterization, kinetics and mechanistic study. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, 14 (10), 2135–2148. doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s13762-017-1361-8 

2. Wahab, H. S. (2011). Quantum chemical modeling study of adsorption of benzoic acid on anatase TiO2 nanoparticles. Journal of Molecular Modeling, 18 (6), 2709–2716. doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s00894-011-1294-y 

3. Wahab, H. S. (2012). Molecular modeling of the adsorption and initial photocatalytic oxidation step for para-nitrophenol on nano-sized TiO2 surface. Surface Science, 606 (5-6), 624–633. doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.susc.2011.11.034 

4. Wahab, H. S., Koutselos, A. D. (2011). Comparative Study of the Adsorption of Aromatic Pollutants onto TiO2 (100) Surface via Molecular Simulation. Australian Journal of Chemistry, 64 (12), 1611–1616. doi: http://doi.org/10.1071/ch10288 

5. Petrou, A. L., Koutselos, A. D., Wahab, H. S., Clegg, W., Harrington, R. W., Henderson, R. A. (2011). Kinetic and Theoretical Studies on the Protonation of [Ni(2-SC6H4N){PhP(CH2CH2PPh2)2}]+: Nitrogen versus Sulfur as the Protonation Site. Inorganic Chemistry, 50 (3), 847–857. doi: http://doi.org/10.1021/ic101444d 

6. Wahab, H. S., Koutselos, A. D. (2009). Computational modeling of the adsorption and OH initiated photochemical and photocatalytic primary oxidation of nitrobenzene. Journal of Molecular Modeling, 15 (10), 1237–1244. doi: http://doi.org/10.1007/s00894-009-0487-0 

7. Wahab, H. S., Koutselos, A. D. (2009). A computational study on the adsorption and OH initiated photochemical and photocatalytic primary oxidation of aniline. Chemical Physics, 358 (1-2), 171–176. doi: http://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemphys.2009.01.013