Hamdy Farag is a Professor of physical chemistry at the Department of Chemistry at Mansoura University, Dakahlia, Egypt. Currently, Farag serves as a Research Professor at the Chemical Engineering Department, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan. Dr. Farag has received a B.S. degree and an M.S. degree in chemistry from Mansoura University, Dakahlia, Egypt, and a Ph.D. degree in molecular engineering from Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan. He specializes in clean fuels and catalysis research including catalytic conversion for environmental utilization of petroleum oil fractions. His current research interests include catalysis in fuel processing for ultra-clean fuels and fuel cells; kinetics of catalysis and reaction chemistry for energy conversion; synthesis and applications of nano-porous catalytic and sorbent materials; and selective adsorption for removing sulfur and nitrogen from liquid petroleum fuels.
Biography Updated on 17 July 2012