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researcher , chemical engineer

Yassir Taha Makkawi, Sudanese chemical engineer, researcher. Achievements include research in hydrodynamics of solid gas flows; research in electrical capacitance tomography on fluidised bed hydrodynamic analysis; research in modelling of fluidisation and general gas-solid flows; research in convection heat transfer in a rectangular packed duct; research in mass transfer and hydrodynamics in fluidised bed dryer.

Background

Makkawi, Yassir Taha was born on August 9, 1965 in Khartoum, Sudan. Son of Taha Makkawi Abdulrahman and Fathya Alkhwad Jadallah.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Khartoum, Sudan, 1991. Master of Science, King Fahd University Petroleum and Minerals, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy, Heriot-Watt University, 2003.

Career

Process engineer Consolidated Engineering Company, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1992—1995, Emirates Engineering, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 1998—2000. Researcher Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, since 2003. Articles reviewer various chemical engineering journals.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in hydrodynamics of solid gas flows. Research in electrical capacitance tomography on fluidised bed hydrodynamic analysis. Research in modelling of fluidisation and general gas-solid flows.

    Research in convection heat transfer in a rectangular packed duct. Research in mass transfer and hydrodynamics in fluidised bed dryer.

Membership

Member of Institute Chemical Engineers (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, music.

Connections

Married Nahid Saleh Awad, June 21, 1976. 1 child Basil Yassir.

father:
Taha Makkawi Abdulrahman

mother:
Fathya Alkhwad Jadallah

spouse:
Nahid Saleh Awad

child:
Basil Yassir Makkawi