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Abdelkader Zarrouk

Abdelkader Zarrouk
Mohammed First University, Morocco

Full Professor, Departement of Chemistry


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Professional (scientific) interests: Theoretical calculations, DFT and correlation between molecular structure and corrosion activity; Corrosion and inhibition;Search adsorbent materials from natural substances and agricultural and industrial, agricultural and industrial waste recycled.


Selected Publications:

1. El Faydy, M., Lakhrissi, B., Guenbour, A., Kaya, S., Bentiss, F., Warad, I., Zarrouk, A. (2019). In situ synthesis, electrochemical, surface morphological, UV–visible, DFT and Monte Carlo simulations of novel 5-substituted-8-hydroxyquinoline for corrosion protection of carbon steel in a hydrochloric acid solution. Journal of Molecular Liquids, 280, 341–359. doi: 

2. Boumhara, K., Harhar, H., Tabyaoui, M., Bellaouchou, A., Guenbour, A., Zarrouk, A. (2018). Corrosion Inhibition of Mild Steel in 0.5 M H2SO4 Solution by Artemisia herba-alba Oil. Journal of Bio- and Tribo-Corrosion, 5 (1). doi: 

3. Faydy, M. E., Rbaa, M., Lakhrissi, L., Lakhrissi, B., Warad, I., Zarrouk, A., Obot, I. B. (2019). Corrosion protection of carbon steel by two newly synthesized benzimidazol-2-ones substituted 8-hydroxyquinoline derivatives in 1 M HCl: Experimental and theoretical study. Surfaces and Interfaces, 14, 222–237. doi: 

4. Rbaa, M., Benhiba, F., Obot, I. B., Oudda, H., Warad, I., Lakhrissi, B., Zarrouk, A. (2019). Two new 8-hydroxyquinoline derivatives as an efficient corrosion inhibitors for mild steel in hydrochloric acid: Synthesis, electrochemical, surface morphological, UV–visible and theoretical studies. Journal of Molecular Liquids, 276, 120–133. doi: 

5. Khadiri, A., Ousslim, A., Bekkouche, K., Aouniti, A., Warad, I., Elidrissi, A. et. al. (2018). 4-(2-(2-(2-(2-(Pyridine-4-yl)ethylthio)ethoxy)ethylthio)ethyl)pyridine as New Corrosion Inhibitor for Mild Steel in 1.0 M HCl Solution: Experimental and Theoretical Studies. Journal of Bio- and Tribo-Corrosion, 4 (4). doi: 

6. El Faydy, M., Galai, M., Touhami, M. E., Obot, I. B., Lakhrissi, B., Zarrouk, A. (2017). Anticorrosion potential of some 5-amino-8-hydroxyquinolines derivatives on carbon steel in hydrochloric acid solution: Gravimetric, electrochemical, surface morphological, UV–visible, DFT and Monte Carlo simulations. Journal of Molecular Liquids, 248, 1014–1027. doi: 

7. Kerroum, Y., Skal, S., Guenbour, A., Bellaouchou, A., Tabyaoui, M., Zarrouk, A., Garcia Anton, J. (2018). Effect of fluoride on corrosion behavior of UNS N08904 stainless steel in polluted phosphoric acid. Journal of Molecular Liquids, 265, 390–397. doi: