Nabil Ibrahim

National Research Centre, Egypt 0000-0002-8531-9461

Nabil Abd El-Basset Ibrahim, born on April 11, 1949 in Egypt, obtained his PhD in Applied Organic Chemistry (Textile Finishing) in 1979. He is a Professor of Textile Chemistry and Technology, Textile Research Division NRC (1990-2007) and was the Head of the Textile Research Division NRC (2001-2008). He has published over 225 scientific papers in well- known international journals dealing with textile chemistry and chemical technology, pollution prevention and cleaner production in textile industry, functional finishes of cellulose-based textiles using nanotechnology, bio-technology and/or plasma technology. He has implemented more than 45 industrial projects, carried out more than 40 industrial & environmental assessments and supervised over 60 MSc and PhD theses. He has been an industrial & environmental auditor, and eco-textile consultant for several projects sponsored by foreign (EP3, SEAM, DANIDA, CIDA, FINIDA, BAT4MED) and local organizations. He was awarded the NRC Prize in Chemistry, for Scientific Contribution and Distinction in Chemistry and its Applications (1996), Professor Dr M.K. Tolba’s Environmental Prize (1998) for ‘The Best Applied Research for Protection of Air, Water and/or Soil’, and State Prize of Distinction for Advanced Technological Science (2004). Merit Prize of the NRC in Advanced Technological Sciences (2010), Merit Prize of the State in Advanced Technological Sciences (2010), NRC prizes for Excellent Scientific Publications (2009-2013), African Union Kwame Nkrumah Scientific Awards Programme 2012 Edition-Continental Scientist Awards Competitions (2012), Order of Sciences and Arts First Class (2013), One of the leading scientists and engineers of OIC Organization (COMSTECH’s Study 2008). He is member of the steering committee of “Center of Excellence for Innovation Textile Technologies & Products”, Sponsored by ASRT (2013-2016). He is a reviewer for more than 45 international journals & member of editorial board of 4 International Journals

Biography Updated on 15 July 2014

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