Mohamed Aslam
Dr. mohamed aslam Lab Specialist Chemistry

Contact Information 023125075


Mohamed Aslam has worked in academia as well as industrial services. From 2015 to 2017, he worked in Abu Dhabi as a Consulting Specialist for Environmental Instrumentation and Testing businesses. Prior to joining Khalifa University in 2021, he was a Laboratory Teaching Instructor and Researcher in the Department of Chemical and Material Sciences Engineering at the University of Auckland, New Zealand.

Mohamed is a separation technologist trained on instruments such as Spectrometers (UV/Vis, FTIR), Chromatography Systems (GC-MS, RP-HPLC, ICP-MS), XRD, SEM, AFM, DSC, TGA, etc. He finds interest in working closely with students to demonstrate experiments and the use of instruments besides supporting the faculty with lectures and research projects.  

  • BSc and MSc Dual Degree, Chemical Engineering Sciences, National Institute of Technology Rourkela (India), 2015
  • PhD in Chemical and Materials Engineering Sciences, University of Auckland (New Zealand), 2023

  • Advanced Instrumental Analysis Techniques in Chemistry (CHEM630)
  • Environmental Chemistry (CHEM461)
  • General Chemistry II (CHEM116)
  • Inorganic Chemistry II (CHEM352)
  • Intro to Analytical Chemistry (CHEM241)
  • Materials Chemistry (CHEM481)
  • Nanochemistry (CHEM482)

Affiliated Research Institutes/Centers
  • Advanced Materials Chemistry Center

Research Interests
  • • Targeted syntheses of porous polymeric materials with predefined properties to be applied in filtration technology (water, air, food).
  • • Purification of high salinity water by direct contact liquid-liquid crystallisation techniques.
  • • Fine chemical synthesis from industrial waste materials via Phase Transfer Catalysis (Green technology).