• Effect of chain structure on the properties of Glass fibre/polyethylene composites 

      AlMaadeed, M.A.; Ouederni, Mabrouk; Khanam, P. Noorunnisa ( Elsevier, Ltd , 2013 , Article)
      Three types of polyethylenes (low density: LDPE, medium density: MDPE, and high density: HDPE) were used to investigate the effect of chain branching on the dispersion and adhesion in Glass fibre reinforced polymer composites. ...
    • Effect of waste wax and chain structure on the mechanical and physical properties of polyethylene 

      AlMaadeed, M.A.; Labidi, Sami; Krupa, Igor; Ouederni, Mabrouk ( Elsevier B.V. , 2015 , Article)
      The influence of adding waste wax, produced as a by-product of the low density polyethylene manufacturing process, on the thermal and mechanical properties of three types of polyethylene (PE), high-density polyethylene ...
    • Heat transfer performance of paraffin wax based phase change materials applicable in building industry 

      Sobolciak, Patrik; Abdelrazeqa, Haneen; Ozerkan, Nesibe Gozde; Ouederni, Mabrouk; Nogellova, Zuzana; ... more authors ( Elsevier Ltd , 2016 , Article)
      Thermal characterization of phase change materials (PCMs) compose of linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE), paraffin wax (W) with a melting point of 25 °C, and expanded graphite (EG), that are highly effective in thermal ...
    • Improvement of aluminum/polyethylene adhesion through corona discharge 

      Popelka, Anton; Krupa, Igor; Novak, Igor; Al-Maadeed, Mariam Ali S A; Ouederni, Mabrouk ( Institute of Physics Publishing , 2017 , Article)
      Polyethylene (PE) is often used in several industrial applications including the building, packaging and transport industries. Aluminum (Al) is widely used in different applications in the automotive, railway, aeronautic, ...
    • Modification of polyethylene by RF plasma in different/mixture gases 

      Abusrafa, Aya E.; Habib, Salma; Krupa, Igor; Ouederni, Mabrouk; Popelka, Anton ( MDPI AG , 2019 , Article)
      Herein, low-density polyethylene (LDPE) films were treated using radio-frequency plasma discharge in the presence of air, nitrogen, oxygen, argon, and their mixtures to introduce new chemical functionalities. The surface ...
    • Natural aging of shape stabilized phase change materials based on paraffin wax 

      Krupa, Igor; Sobolčiak, Patrik; Abdelrazeq, Haneen; Ouederni, Mabrouk; Al-Maadeed, Mariam ( Elsevier Ltd , 2017 , Article)
      Natural aging of shape-stabilized phase change materials containing linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE), paraffin wax and expanded graphite (EG) in Qatari climate has been studied. It was found that expanded graphite ...