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    Editor-in-Chief

    Hongxing Dai

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    Beijing University of Technology , PR China
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    Chung-Hsin Wu
    Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering
    National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences
    Taiwan
    wuch@kuas.edu.tw
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    Research Interest: Water and Wastewater Treatment, Advanced Oxidation Processes, Toxic Chemical Treatment, Waste Treatment.

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    Khalid Safaa Hashim
    Lecturer
    Civil Engineering
    Liverpool John Moores University (UK), and University of Babylon (IRAQ)
    United Kingdom
    Khalid_alhilli@yahoo.com
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    Khalid Hashim is a doctor of advanced water and wastewater treatment technologies and a lecturer at the Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Liverpool John Moores University, UK. He has extensive research interests covering a wide variety of interdisciplinary perspectives concerning the theory and practice of advanced hybrid technologies in water and wastewater treatment. He has published well over 30 peer reviewed scientific publications in multidisciplinary research areas including: waste management, water treatment, wastewater treatment, air pollution, soil pollution, treatment reactors, pollution of construction materials, design and modelling of electrochemical reactors, concrete additives, and soil additives.

    Khalid has been actively involved as a member of editorial board and review committee for a number peer reviewed international journals, and is on program committee or as a chair for a number of ranked international conferences.

    He has been awarded various, national and international, research grants. Additionally, Khalid won different national and international academic awards such as the medal of excellence that awarded by the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Iraq.

    Khalid is a member of the IEEE DeSE International Conference Series on Developments in eSystems Engineering (www.dese.org.uk). He has a large number of international contacts and leads or participates in several international committees in his research fields.

    Research Interest:  Water and wastewater treatment

    URL: https://www.ljmu.ac.uk/about-us/staff-profiles/faculty-of-engineering-and-technology/department-of-civil-engineering/khalid-hashim

    Grants:

    1-    January 2019, £30,000 to hold an international conference about the environmental pollution.
    2-    November 2018, £5000 from Liverpool John Moores University to support a research about the removal of complex water pollutants.
    3-    November 2018, £5000 Liverpool John Moores University to support a research about the development of a real time sensor for water pollution.
    4-    January 2018, £10,000 from Liverpool John Moores University to develop a hand-held compact water treatment unit that can be used to help the victims of natural and war disasters. 
    5-    January 2018, £40,000 to hold an international conference about the environmental pollution.
    6-    December 2017, £4,500 from Liverpool John Moores University to develop a new treatment unit that can be used to remove refractory pollutants from water or wastewater. 

    Skype ID: Khalid_alhilli

    List of Publications:
    1-    Kah Hou Teng, Patryk Kot, Magomed Muradov, Andy Shaw, Khalid Hashim, Michaela Gkantou,  Ahmed Al-Shamma’a, 2019. Embedded Smart Antenna for Non-Destructive Testing and Evaluation (NDT&E) of Moisture Content and Deterioration in Concrete. Sensors 2019, 19(3), 547; https://doi.org/10.3390/s19030547.
    2-    Khalid S. Hashim, Rafid Al Khaddar, Nisreen Jasim, Andy Shaw,  David Phipps, P. Kot, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola,  Ali W. Alattabi, Muhammad Abdulredha, Reham Alawsh, 2019. Electrocoagulation as a green technology for phosphate removal from River water. Journal of Separation and Purification Technology, 210, 135-144.
    3-    Khalid S. Hashim, Ibijoke Adeola Idowu, Nisreen Jasim, Rafid Al Khaddar, Andy Shaw,  David Phipps, P. Kot, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola,  Ali W. Alattabi, Muhammad Abdulredha, Reham Alwash, K.H. Teng, Keyur H. Joshi, Mohammed Hashim Aljefery, 2018. Removal of phosphate from River water using a new baffle plates electrochemical reactor. Journal of MethodsX, 5, 1413-1418.
    4-    Dhiya Al-Jumeily, Khalid Hashim, Rafid AlKhaddar, M. Al-Tufaily, and Jan Lunn, 2018. Sustainable and Environmental Friendly Ancient Reed Houses (Inspired by the past to motivate the future). 11th International Conference on Developments in eSystems Engineering (DeSE), 2nd-5th September 2018, Cambridge University, England, UK.
    5-    Khalid S. Hashim, Nabeel H. Al-Saati, Ameer H. Hussein, Zainab N. Al-Saati, 2018. An Investigation Into The Level Of Heavy Metals Leaching From Canal-Dreged Sediment: A Case Study Metals Leaching From Dreged Sediment. International Conference on Materials Engineering and Science, Istanbul, Turkey. 454 (2018) 012022 doi:10.1088/1757-899X/454/1/012022.
    6-    Ali Shubbar, Hassnen Jafer, Anmar Dulaimi, Khalid Hashim, William Atherton, 2018. The Development of a Low Carbon Binder Produced from the Ternary Blending of Cement, GGBS and High Calcium Fly Ash: An Experimental and Statistical Approach. Journal of Construction & Building Materials, 187, 1051-1060.
    7-    Muhammad Abdulredha, Rafid Al Khaddar, David Jordan, Patryk Kot, Ali Abdulridha, Khalid Hashim, 2018. Estimating solid waste generation by hospitality industry during major festivals: A quantification model based on multiple regression. Journal of Waste Management, 77, 388-400.
    8-    Khalid S. Hashim, Andy Shaw, Rafid Al Khaddar, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola, David Phipps, 2017. Energy efficient electrocoagulation using a new flow column reactor to remove nitrate from drinking water - Experimental, statistical, and economic approach. Journal of Environmental Management, 196, 224-233.
    9-    Khalid S. Hashim, Andy Shaw, Rafid Al Khaddar, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola, David Phipps, 2017. Iron removal, energy consumption and operating cost of electrocoagulation of drinking water using a new flow column reactor. Journal of Environmental Management, 189, 98-108.
    10-    Khalid S. Hashim, Andy Shaw, Rafid Al Khaddar, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola, David Phipps, 2017. Defluoridation of drinking water using a new flow column-electrocoagulation reactor (FCER) - Experimental, statistical, and economic approach. Journal of Environmental Management, 197, 80-88.
    11-    Ali W. Alattabi, Clare B. Harris, Rafid M. Alkhaddar, Khalid S. Hashim, Montserrat Ortoneda-Pedrola, David Phipps, 2017. Improving sludge settleability by introducing an innovative, two-stage settling sequencing batch reactor. Journal of Water Process Engineering, 20 (2017) 207–216.
    12-    Ali Waheid Alattabi, Clare Harris, Rafid Alkhaddar, Ali Alzeyadi, and Khalid Hashim, 2017. Treatment of Residential Complexes’ Wastewater using Environmental-friendly Technology. Procedia Engineering 196 ( 2017 ) 792 – 799, Creative Construction Conference 2017, CCC 2017, 19-22 June 2017, Primosten, Croatia.
    13-    Muhammad Abdulredha,Rafid AL khaddar, David Jordan, Khalid Hashim, 2017. The development of a waste management system in Kerbala during major pilgrimage events: determination of solid waste composition. Procedia Engineering 196 ( 2017 ) 779 – 784, Creative Construction Conference 2017, CCC 2017, 19-22 June 2017, Primosten, Croatia.
    14-    Khalid S. Hashim, Andy Shaw, Rafid Al Khaddar, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola, David Phipps, 2017. Influence of electrodes spacing on internal temperature of electrocoagulation (EC) cells during the removal (Fe II) from drinking water. 3rd BUiD Annual Doctoral Research Conference 2017, 13 May 2017, Dubai, UAE.
    15-    Khalid S. Hashim, Andy Shaw, Rafid Alkhaddar, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola, and David Phipps. 2017. Influence of interaction between organic matter and dyes on the performance of electrocoagulation units- Experimental, economic, and statistical approach. Research week 2017, Liverpool John Moores University, UK.
    16-    Ali W. Alattabi, Clare B. Harris, Rafid M. Alkhaddar, Ali Alzeyadi, Ameer Jebur, and Khalid Hashim, 2017. Ammonia Removal using Sequencing Batch Reactor: The Effects of Organic Loading Rate. 3rd BUiD Annual Doctoral Research Conference 2017, 13 May 2017, Dubai, UAE.
    17-    Khalid S. Hashim, Andy Shaw, Rafid Alkhaddar, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola, and David Phipps. 2016. Effect of inter-electrode distance on reactive black 5 (RB-5) dye removal and energy consumption in the electrocoagulation (EC) process. Research week 2016, Liverpool John Moores University, UK.
    18-    Dulaimi, A., Al Nageim, H., Hashim, K., Ruddock, F. & Seton, L. 2016, Investigation into the Stiffness Improvement, Microstructure and Environmental Impact of A Novel Fast-Curing Cold Bituminous Emulsion Mixture.  6th Eurasphalt & Eurobitume Congress, Prague, Czech Republic.
    19-    Khalid S. Hashim, Andy Shaw, Rafid Alkhaddar, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola, and David Phipps, 2016. Effect of the supporting electrolyte concentration on energy consumption and defluoridation of drinking water in the electrocoagulation (EC) method. The Second BUiD Doctoral Research Conference, Dubai, UAE.
    20-    Khalid S. Hashim, Andy Shaw, Rafid Alkhaddar, 2016. Enhancement of dissolved oxygen concentration during the electrocoagulation process using an innovative flow column -electrocoagulation reactor. ICCGE 2016: 18th International Conference on Civil and Geological Engineering, Paris, France.
    21-    Hassnen M. Jafer, Khalid Hashim, W. Atherton, Ali Alattabi, 2016. A Statistical Model for the Geotechnical Parameters of Cement-Stabilised Hightown’s Soft Soil: A Case Stufy of Liverpool, UK. International Journal of Civil, Environmental, Structural, Construction and Architectural Engineering, 7(10), 885-890.
    22-    Ali W. Alattabi, Khalid S. Hashim, Hassnen M. Jafer, Ali Alzeyadi, 2016. Removal of Nitrogen Compounds from Industrial Wastewater Using Sequencing Batch Reactor: The Effects of React Time. ICCGE 2016: 18th International Conference on Civil and Geological Engineering, Paris, France.
    23-    Khalid S. Hashim, Andy Shaw, Rafid Alkhaddar, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola, 2015.  Controlling of Water Temperature during the Electrocoagulation Process Using an Innovative Flow Columns - Electrocoagulation Reactor. 17th International Conference on Civil, Environmental and Geological Engineering, Venice, Italy.
    24-    Khalid S. Hashim, Andy Shaw, Rafid Alkhaddar, Montserrat Ortoneda Pedrola, 2015. An innovative use of flow columns in electrocoagulation reactor to enhance the water mixing process. 12th international postgraduate research conference, University of Salford, UK.
    25-    Khalid S. Hashim, 2012. Studying of Noise Pollution Emitted From Local Electricity Generators in Babylon Governorate / Iraq. Journal of Babylon University-Engineering Sciences, 5(20).
    26-    Khalid S. Hashim, Ali Jalil Abdul Kareem Chabuk, Majid Mohammed Ali Kadhim. 2012. Measurement of Lead Pollution in the Air of Babylon Governorate/Iraq during Year 2010. International Journal of Environmental, Chemical, Ecological, Geological and Geophysical Engineering. 6(2), 103-106.
    27-    Ali Jalil Abdul Kareem Chabuk, Khalid S. Hashim, Majid Mohammed Ali Kadhim, 2012. Studying of Some Parameters in Shatt Al - Hilla River During 2010. International Conference on Waste Management and Environmental Engineering, Malaysia.
    28-    Majid Mohammed Ali Kadhim, Ali Jalil Abdul Kareem Chabuk, Khalid S. Hashim, 2012. FE Analysis of Full-scale RC Slab with Cutouts Strengthening With CFRP Sheets. International Conference on Waste Management and Environmental Engineering, Malaysia.
    29-    Khalid S. Hashim, 2011. Dust Deposits Quantity in Babylon Governorate/Iraq during Years 2008-2010. International Conference on Innovation and Management, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
    30-    Khalid Hashim, Omran Issa, 2007. Estimation of Carbon Monoxide Concentration at street 60 in Hilla City. The Second annual international conference, Local Environment Research Centre/ Babylon University.
    31-    Mohammed Mansour Khadhum Mahdi Salih Essa Khalid Safa'a Hashim, 2006. Effect of shape and Type of Steel Fiber on Some Mechanical Properties of Reinforced Concrete. Journal of Babylon University, 12 (5), 841-861.
    32-    Mohamad A. Aljumaily, Khalid Hashim, Raad Kamil, and Omran Issa, 2006. Studying of physical properties of natural asphalt sediments in Iraq. Journal of Babylon University, 12 (6), 862-876.

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    Chenju Liang
    Department of Environmental Engineering
    National Chung-Hsing University
    Taiwan
    cliang@nchu.edu.tw
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    Research Interest: Soil and groundwater remediation - In situ chemical oxidation (ISCO), In situ chemical reduction (ISCR), Physical and chemical treatment processes, Advanced Oxidation Technologies for treatment of water contamination, Synthesis of nano materials for environmental remediation, Development of physical/chemical technologies for environmental remediation and restoration, Analysis of environmental contaminants and biological acute toxicity.

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    Samera Hussein Hamad
    Environmental Chemistry and Technology
    University of Wisconsin-Madison
    USA
    shamad@wisc.edu
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    Research Interest: Investigating the levels of the environmental toxicants/chemicals (organic and inorganic compounds) in water, soil and air, their physical and chemical interactions, sources, and the impact on human health.

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    Mariagrazia D Emilio
    Italian National Research Council
    Italy
    demilio@imaa.cnr.it
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    Research Interest: Heavy Metals, Environmental Toxicology, Environment, Land Degradation,  Satellite Data,  Soil, Time Series, Correlation, Multivariate Statistics, Vegetation, Climate,  Atmosphere 

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    Prashant Kumar
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    University of Surrey
    UK
    p.kumar@surrey.ac.uk
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    Research Interest: Air pollution modelling and human exposure risk assessmentAirborne nanoparticles: measurements, modelling and health impact assessment Assessment and characterisation of emerging air pollution and particulate matter sources Wind flows and pollutant dispersion in urban areas (cities / megacities) Traffic emission impacts on air quality, climate change and urban infrastructure  Indoor air quality and personal exposure in transport microenvironments

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    Chunlian Xu
    Dayangfang Anwai Chaoyang District Beijing
    China
    xucl@craes.org.cn
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    Research Interest: Water Pollution Control and treatment Technology; Environment Technology Assessment.

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    Agnieszka Ewa Wiacek
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Interfacial Phenomena and Chemistry
    Poland
    a.wiacek@poczta.umcs.lublin.pl
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    Research Interest: Colloidal Chemistry, Dispersed Systems, Emulsion and Suspension Stability, Dynamic Light Scattering, Wettability, Polymers and Biopolymers, Surfactants and Biosurfactants, Zeta Potential, DLVO, Green Chemistry.

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    Ofelia Maria Serralha dos Anjos
    Castelo Branco Polytechnic Institute
    School Agraria Quinta da Senhora de Mercules
    Portugal
    ofelia@ipcb.pt
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    Research Interest: Lignocellulosic materials, infrared spectroscopy, Cork, pulp and paper.

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    Qiang Xue
    School of Water Resources and Environment
    University of Geosciences
    China
    xueqiang@cugb.edu.cn
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    Research Interest: Artificial Intelligence, Data Mining, Computing in Mathematics, Natural Science, Engineering and Medicine.

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    Darren Delai Sun
    School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Nanyang Technological University
    Singapore
    ddsun@ntu.edu.sg
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    Research Interest: Tio2 Nanofibe/Tube Membrane For Water and Energy (H2 And Solar Cell) Production, Membrane Fouling Mechanism, Control and Prevention, Novel Multifunctional Membrane Designs, Membrane Bioreactor, Nano Composite Membranes and Its Modules For Environmental Applications, Nanofiber Forward Osmosis Membranes and Nano Draw Solution, Reutilization of Waste Into Value-Added Product.

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    Yaobin Zhang
    School of Environmental Science and Technology Dalian Liaoning
    China
    zhangyb@dlut.edu.cn
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    Research Interest: Anaerobic Digestion of Wastes, Methane Produced From Biochemical Processes,

    Wastewater Treatment Technologies.

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    Luo Xu-Biao
    College of Environmental and Chemical Engineering
    Nanchang Hangkong University
    China
    luoxubiao@nchu.edu.cn
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    Research Interest: Environmental Biotechnology and Bioremediation, Nano-materials and Environmental Functional materials for deeply treating waste water and recycling resources, Photocatalysis, such as Photodegradation of organic pollutants, Environmental monitoring method.

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    Fei Teng
    School of Environmental Science and Engineering
    Nanjing University
    China
    tfwd@163.com
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    Research Interest: Atmospheric Environment pollution control, Photo Chemistry & Catalysis, Nano Structures and Catalysis Science, Super Capacitor Materials and Energy.

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    Tifeng Jiao
    School of Environmental and Chemical Engineering
    Yanshan University
    China
    tfjiao@ysu.edu.cn
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    Research Interest: Preparation, Self-Assembly, and Application of Functionalized Nanomaterials; Supramolecular Assembly; Organized Molecular Films; Supramolecular Gels.

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