Affiliation: National Research Centre
Location: Giza, Egypt
May 2013 to present: Researcher – National Research Centre (NRC),Textile Research Division (TRD), Giza - Egypt
October 2009 to October 2012: PhD Fellows in FP7 Marie Curie – Innsbruck University, Research Institute of Textile Chemsitry and Physics (RITCP), Dornbirn - Austria
May 2008 to October 2012: Researcher Assistant – National Research Centre, Textile Research Division, Giza – Egypt
October 2004 to October 2007: Scholarship Student – National Research Centre, Textile Research Division, Giza – Egypt
1. Scholarship for master study from the Egyptian academy of science and technology – Egypt, from October 2004 to October 2007.
2. Fellowship for PhD study from the Marie Curie project of FP7 (EU Commission) – from October 2009 to October 2012.
1.El-Rafie, M. H., Abdel-Halim, E. S., Emam, H. E.; "Utilization of industrial flax fiber waste (machine tow) for preparation of hydroxypropyl Cellulose (HPC)"Egyptian Journal of Textiles, Polymer Science and Technology 2007,11(2), 197–216.
2.Abdel-Halim, E. S.; Emam, H. E.; El-Rafie, M. H.; "Preparation and
Characterization of Water Soluble Poly (Acrylic Acid) – Hydroxypropyl Cellulose Composite", Carbohydrate Polymers 2008, 74(4), 783–786.
3.Abdel-Halim, E. S.; Emam, H. E.; El-Rafie, M. H.; "Utilization of Hydroxypropyl Cellulose and Poly (Acrylic Acid) – Hydroxypropyl Cellulose Composite as a Thickeners for Printing", Carbohydrate Polymers 2008, 74(4), 938–941.
4.Hebeish, A. A.; El-Rafie, M. H.; Abdel-Mohdy, F. A.; Abdel-Halim, E. S.; Emam, H. E.; "Carboxymethyl cellulose for green synthesis and stabilization of silver nanoparticles", Carbohydrate Polymers 2010, 82(3), 933-941.
5.Soliman, H. E.; Manian, A. P.; Široká, B.; Bechtold, T.; "Sorption of silver ion on regenerated cellulosic fibers", END-Year Meeting of Shaping and Transformation in the Engineering of Polysaccharides (2 ; 2010 ; Paris) Proceedings, MINES ParisTech/Cemef, Sophia Antipolis-France ; Editors: Peršin, Z.; Stana-Kleinschek, K.; ISBN 978-961-248-247-3, 2010, p. 22.
6.Hossam E. Emam, Avinash P. Manian, Barbora Široká and Thomas Bechtold; "Complexation of Copper Ion with Cellulose in Presence of Ligand", End Year Meeting Shaping and Transformation in the Engineering of Polysaccharides (3 ; 2011 ; Maribor) Book of abstracts, Maribor-Slovenia; Edited by Tatjana Kreže, ISBN 978- 961-248-314-2, 2011, p. 11.
7.Hossam E. Emam, Avinash P. Manian, Barbora Široká, Thomas Bechtold; "Copper inclusion in cellulose using sodium D-gluconate complexes", Carbohydrate Polymers 90 (2012) 1345 – 1352.
8.Hossam E. Emam, Avinash P. Manian, Barbora Široká, Heinz Duelli, Bernhard Redl, Alexandra Pipal, Thomas Bechtold; "Treatments to Impart Antimicrobial Activity to Clothing and Household Cellulosic-Textiles – Why “Nano”-silver?", Journal of Cleaner Production 39 (2013) 17-23.
9.Thomas Bechtold, Avinash P. Manian, Hale B. Öztürk, Uttam Paul, Barbora Široká, Ján Širokỳ, Hossam Soliman, Loan T.T. Vo, Hai Vu-Manh; "Ion-interactions as driving force in polysaccharide assembly", Carbohydrate Polymers 2013, 93, 316 – 323.
10.Hossam E. Emam, Salwa Mowafi, Hamada M. Mashaly, Mohamed Rehan; "Production of antibacterial colored viscose fibers using in-situ prepared spherical Ag nanoparticles", Carbohydrate Polymers 2014, 110, 148 – 155.