Elamin   Ibrahim

Professor  

Office: ESCNE 3.328
Phone: (956) 665-5003
Email: elamin.ibrahim@utrgv.edu

Professor Amin Ibrahim





Selected Publications


  • Jorge Cisneros, Dorina Chipara, Elamin Ibrahim, and Mircea Chipara. "Raman Investigations on PVC-Functionalized Single Wall Carbon Nanotube Composites.," Bulletin of the American Physical Society 62, (2017).

  • Yasar Tasnif, Elamin Ibrahim, Robert Perez, and Adrian Sandoval. Comparing Understandability and Actionability of English and Spanish Patient Hypertension Handouts Utilizing the AHRQ PEMAT. American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 2014.

  • Alin Chipara, Robert Vajtai, Pulickel Ajayan, Dorina Chipara, Elamin Ibrahim, James Hinthorne, Mircea Chipara, Rice Collaboration, "Estimation of the Thickness of the Interface in Polyoctenamer-Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Composites by Thermogravimetric Analysis," APS Meeting Abstracts. 2014.

  • Jesus Saldana, Alin Chipara, Alejandro Castillo, James Hinthorne, Elamin Ibrahim, and Mircea Chipara. "On the Effect of TiO2 Nanoparticles on the Crystallization of PEO," APS Meeting Abstracts. 2014.

  • Elamin Ibrahim, Thomas Mion, James Hinthorne, Koorosh Famitafreshi, Steven Tidrow, Dorina Chipara, Karen Lozano, and Mircea Chipara. "Spectroscopic investigations on polyvinylidene fluoride-Fe3O4 nanocomposites," ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY. 247, 2014.

  • Mircea Chipara, John Hamilton, Alin Chipara, Tom George, Dorina Chipara, Elamin Ibrahim, Karen Lozano, David Sellmyer, "Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy and wide-angle X-ray scattering: Investigations on polypropylene–vapor-grown carbon nanofiber composites," Journal of Applied Polymer Science 125, no. 1 (2012): 353–360.

  • Mircea Chipara, Jessica Cruz, Edgar Vega, Jorge Alarcon, Thomas Mion, Dorina Chipara, Elamin Ibrahim, Steven Tidrow, and David Hui. "Polyvinylchloride-single-walled carbon nanotube composites: Thermal and spectroscopic properties," Journal of Nanomaterials 2012, (2012): 15.

  • Mircea Chipara, Jessica Cruz, Edgar Vega, Jorge Alarcon, Thomas Mion, Dorina Chipara, Elamin Ibrahim, Steven Tidrow, and David Hui. "Polyvinylchloride-Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Composites: Thermal and Spectroscopic Properties," Journal of Nanomaterials (2012).

  • Elamin Ibrahim, Dorina Chipara, Ram Thapa, Karen Lozano, and Mircea Chipara. "Raman spectroscopy of isotactic polypropylene-halloysite nanocomposites," Journal of Nanomaterials 2012, (2012): 12.

  • Mircea Chipara, John Hamilton, Alin Cristian Chipara, Tom George, Dorina Chipara, Elamin Ibrahim, Karen Lozano, and David Sellmyer. "FTIR and Wide-Angle X-Ray Scattering Investigations on Polypropylene - Vapor Grown Carbon Nanofibers Composites," COMMERCE PLACE, 350 MAIN ST, MALDEN 02148, MA : JOURNAL OF APPLIED POLYMER SCIENCE/WILEY-BLACKWELL 125, no. 1 (July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 2012): 353-360.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Mircea Chipara. Competing Phase Transitions in Polymer Based Nanocomposites, UTRGV-COS Seed Grant, $23,435.00 (2016 - 2017)



Selected Presentations


  • Elamin Ibrahim. "Quality control of drinking water in the State of Khartoum versus the riquirements of the World Health Organization," The Sudanese Standards and Meetrology Organization , The Sudanese Standards and Meetrology Organization, Khartoum, Sudan, Africa (May 2017)

  • Elamin Ibrahim. "Harmful health problems and impact of cyanotoxins produced by Blue and Green-blue Algae associated with drinking water from the Nile River in Khartoum State," College of Economical, Social and Enviromental Studies, University of Medical and Technological Sciences, Khatoum, Sudan, Africa, College of Economical, Social and Enviromental Studies, University of Medical and Technological Sciences, Khatoum, Sudan, Africa, Khartoum, Sudan (May 2017)

  • Elamin Ibrahim. "Removal of Cyanobacterial Toxins from Khartoum State Drinking Water by non-chemical Procedures," Khartoum State Water Corporation , Khartoum State Water Corporation, Khartoum, Sudan, Africa (May 2017)

  • Elamin Ibrahim, "Investigations on Polystyrene – C60 Nanocomposites," 253rd ACS National Meeting in San Francisco, California to be held April 2-6, 2017., American Chemical Society, San Francisco, California (April 2017)

  • Elamin Ibrahim, Sarahi Casas, Marlon Monayao, Dorina Chipara, and Mircea Chipara. "Spectroscopic Investigations on Polystyrene-C60 Nanocomposites," 1st UTRGV College of Sciences Scientific Conference, UTRGV College of Sciences Scientific Conference, UTRGV (March 2017)

  • Jorge Cisneros, Dorina Chipara, Elamin Ibrahim, and Mircea Chipara. "Raman Investigations on PVC-Functionalized Single Wall Car- bon Nanotube Composites," March American Physical Society Meeting, American Physical Society, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA (March 2017)

  • Jorge Cisneros, Elamin Ibrahim, and Mircea Chipara. "Microwave Irradiation on Graphene Dispersed Within Polymeric Matrices," March American Physical Society Meeting, American Physical Society, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. (March 2016)

  • Andres Salgado, Robert Jones, Samantha Ramirez, Elamin Ibrahim, James Hinthorne, and Mircea Chipara. "PVC-OH Functionalized SWCNT Nanocomposites," March American Physical Society Meeting, American Physical Society, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. (March 2016)

  • Alfonso Salinas, Charles Cartwright, Kevin Newcombe, Mircea Chipara, Elamin Ibrahim, James Hinthorne, Dorina Chipara, and Karen Lozano. "PEO-MWCNTs Nanocomposites: The Effect of the Nature of Solvent on the Morphology and Physical Properties of Nanocomposites," March American Physical Society Meeting, American Physical Society, San Antonio, Texas, USA (March 2015)

  • Arifur Rahman, Eric Baer, Alin Chipara, Robert Vajtai, Pullickel Ajayan, James Hinthorne, Elamin Ibrahim, and Mircea Chipara. "Physical Properties of PC-PMMA Multilayers," March American Physical Society Meeting, American Physical Society, San Antonio, Texas, USA (March 2015)

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CHEM 4104 03 - Instrumental Analysis Lab:
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CHEM 4202 01 - Chemistry Problems II:
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CHEM 1111 11 - General Chemistry I Lab:
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CHEM 4104 02 - Instrumental Analysis Lab:
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CHEM 4201 01 - Chemistry Problems I:
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CHEM 6320 01 - Instrumental Analysis:
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CHEM 4304 03 - Instrumental Analysis:
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