Publications

Journal Articles

  1. Safie, N., Yaser, A., Hilal, N. Ammonium ion removal using activated zeolite and chitosan Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering
  2. Obaid, M., Ali Abdelkareem, M., Kook, S., Kim, H., Hilal, N., Ghaffour, N., Kim, I. Breakthroughs in the fabrication of electrospun-nanofiber-supported thin film composite/nanocomposite membranes for the forward osmosis process: A review Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 49 25
  3. Anis, S., Lalia, B., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. Breaking through the selectivity-permeability tradeoff using nano zeolite-Y for micellar enhanced ultrafiltration dye rejection application Separation and Purification Technology 242 116824
  4. Aani, S., Mustafa, T., Hilal, N. Ultrafiltration membranes for wastewater and water process engineering: A comprehensive statistical review over the past decade Journal of Water Process Engineering 35 101241
  5. Lee, W., Ng, Z., Hubadillah, S., Goh, P., Lau, W., Othman, M., Ismail, A., Hilal, N. Fouling Mitigation in Forward Osmosis and Membrane Distillation for Desalination Desalination 480 114338
  6. Johnson, D., Wei Lun, A., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N. Dewatering of POME digestate using lignosulfonate driven forward osmosis Separation and purification technology 235 116151
  7. Hilal, N., Sarp, S. Thermodynamic Optimization of Multistage Pressure Retarded Osmosis (MPRO) with Variable Feed Pressures for Hypersaline Solutions Desalination 477 114245
  8. Hilal, N., Johnson, D. Unlocking the Application Potential of Forward Osmosis through Integrated/Hybrid Process Science of the Total Environment 706 136047
  9. Zafisah, N., Ang, W., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Johnson, D. Interaction between ballasting agent and flocs in ballasted flocculation for the removal of suspended solids in water Journal of Water Process Engineering 33 101028
  10. Darwish, N., Alkhudhiri, A., AlRomaih, H., Alalawi, A., Leaper, M., Hilal, N. Effect of lithium chloride additive on forward osmosis membranes performance Journal of Water Process Engineering 33 101049
  11. Anis, S., Mostafa, A., Hilal, N., Hashaikeh, R. Nanocrystalline NiWO4-WO3-WO2.9 Composite Strings: Fabrication, Characterization and their Electrocatalytic Performance for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A
  12. Anis, S., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. Microfiltration membrane processes: A review of research trends over the past decade Journal of Water Process Engineering 32 100941
  13. Suwaileh, W., Johnson, D., Jones, D., Hilal, N. An integrated fertilizer driven forward osmosis- renewables powered membrane distillation system for brackish water desalination: a combined experimental and theoretical approach Desalination 471 114126
  14. Alkhudhiri, A., Darwish, N., Hilal, N. Analytical and forecasting study for wastewater treatment and water resources in Saudi Arabia Journal of Water Process Engineering 32 100915
  15. Lo, S., Jones, J., Hassan, O., Hilal, N., Hassan, O., Jones, J., Hilal, N. Development of an axisymmetric parallel solution algorithm for membrane separation process Desalination 471 114127
  16. Ahmed, F., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. Fouling control in reverse osmosis membranes through modification with conductive carbon nanostructures Desalination 470 114118
  17. Anis, S., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. FLux and salt rejection enhancement of polyvinyl(alcohol) reverse osmosis membranes using nano-zeolite Desalination 469
  18. Ahmed, F., Hashaikeh, R., Diabat, A., Hilal, N. Mathematical and optimization modelling in desalination: State-of-the-art and future direction Desalination 469 114092
  19. Ang, W., Mohammad, A., Johnson, D., Hilal, N. Forward osmosis research trends in desalination and wastewater treatment: A review of research trends over the past decade Journal of Water Process Engineering 31 100886
  20. Goh, P., Zulhairun, A., Ismail, A., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Contemporary antibiofouling modifications of reverse osmosis desalination membrane: A review Desalination 468 114072
  21. Anis, S., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. Functional materials in desalination: A review Desalination 468 114077
  22. Hakami, M., Alkhudhiri, A., Zacharof, M., Hilal, N. Towards a Sustainable Water Supply: Humic Acid Removal Employing Coagulation and Tangential Cross Flow Microfiltration Water 11 10 2093
  23. Kovalchuk, N., Johnson, D., Sobolev, V., Hilal, N., Starov, V., Hilal, N. Interactions between nanoparticles in nanosuspension Advances in Colloid and Interface Science 272 102020
  24. Almojjly, A., Johnson, D., Hilal, N. Investigations of the effect of pore size of ceramic membranes on the pilot-scale removal of oil from oil-water emulsion Journal of Water Process Engineering 31 100868
  25. Suwaileh, W., Johnson, D., Khodabakhshi, S., Hilal, N. Development of forward osmosis membranes modified by cross-linked layer by layer assembly for brackish water desalination Journal of Membrane Science 583 267 277
  26. Suwaileh, W., Johnson, D., Khodabakhshi, S., Hilal, N. Superior cross-linking assisted layer by layer modification of forward osmosis membranes for brackish water desalination Desalination 463 1 12
  27. Qasim, M., Badrelzaman, M., Darwish, N., Darwish, N., Hilal, N. Reverse osmosis desalination: A state-of-the-art review Desalination 459 59 104
  28. Al Aani, S., Bonny, T., Hasan, S., Hilal, N. Can machine language and artificial intelligence revolutionize process automation for water treatment and desalination? Desalination 458 84 96
  29. Al-Othman, A., Darwish, N., Qasim, M., Tawalbeh, M., Darwish, N., Hilal, N. Nuclear Desalination: A State-of-the-Art Review Desalination 457 39 61
  30. Suwaileh, W., Johnson, D., Hilal, N. Brackish water desalination for agriculture: Assessing the performance of inorganic fertilizer draw solutions Desalination 456 53 63
  31. Ahmed, F., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. Solar powered desalination – Technology, energy and future outlook Desalination 453 54 76
  32. Anis, S., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. Reverse osmosis pretreatment technologies and future trends: A comprehensive review Desalination 452 159 195
  33. Almojjly, A., Johnson, D., Mandale, S., Hilal, N. Optimisation of the removal of oil in water emulsion by using ceramic microfiltration membrane and hybrid coagulation/sand filter-MF Journal of Water Process Engineering 27 15 23
  34. Johnson, D., Hilal, N. Polymer Membranes – Fractal Characteristics and Determination of Roughness Scaling Exponents Journal of Membrane Science 570 9 22
  35. Al Aani, S., Haroutounian, A., Wright, C., Hilal, N., Wright, C. Thin Film Nanocomposite (TFN) membranes modified with polydopamine coated metals/carbon-nanostructures for desalination applications Desalination 427 60 74
  36. Almojjly, A., Johnson, D., Oatley-Radcliffe, D., Hilal, N. Removal of oil from oil-water emulsion by hybrid coagulation/sand filter as pre-treatment Journal of Water Process Engineering 26 17 27
  37. Tawalbeh, M., Al Mojjly, A., Al-Othman, A., Hilal, N. Membrane separation as a pre-treatment process for oily saline water Desalination 447 182 202
  38. Attia, H., Johnson, D., Wright, C., Hilal, N., Wright, C. Robust superhydrophobic electrospun membrane fabricated by combination of electrospinning and electrospraying techniques for air gap membrane distillation Desalination 446 70 82
  39. Aziz, S., Rahmana, A., Abu Seman, M., Hilal, N. Comparison of the intrinsic parameters (A, B and S) of a forward Osmosis membrane using pressurized and non-pressurized methods Desalination and Water Treatment 129 14 23
  40. Qasim, M., Darwish, N., Mhiyo, S., Darwish, N., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. The use of ultrasound to mitigate membrane fouling in desalination and water treatment Desalination 443 143 164
  41. Yaser, A., Yusof, L., Ibrahim, A., Hilal, N. Adsorption of Ammonia Nitrogen by using Jackfruit (Artocarpus heterophyllus) Seeds: Batch and Fixed-bed Column Studies Current Environmental Engineering 05 3 202 210
  42. Zafisah, N., Ang, W., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N. Influence of particle size and pressure drop in cake filtration process on removal of suspended solids in anaerobically digested palm oil mill effluent International Journal of Engineering, Transactions B: Applications 3 8 1347 1445
  43. Attia, H., Johnson, D., Wright, C., Hilal, N., Wright, C. Comparison between dual-layer (superhydrophobic–hydrophobic) and single superhydrophobic layer electrospun membranes for heavy metal recovery by air-gap membrane distillation Desalination 439 31 45
  44. Suwaileh, W., Johnson, D., Sarp, S., Hilal, N. Advances in forward osmosis membranes: Altering the sub-layer structure via recent fabrication and chemical modification approaches Desalination 436 176 201
  45. Ahmed, F., Hilal, N., Hashaikeh, R. Electrically conductive membranes for in situ fouling detection using impedance spectroscopy in membrane distillation Journal of Membrane Science 556 66 72
  46. Hilal, N., Wright, C., Wright, C. Exploring the current state of play for cost-effective water treatment by membranes npj Clean Water 1 1
  47. Johnson, D., Suwaileh, W., Mohammed, A., Hilal, N. Osmotic's potential: An overview of draw solutes for forward osmosis Desalination 434 100 111
  48. Johnson, D., Oatley-Radcliffe, D., Hilal, N. State of the Art Review on Membrane Surface Characterization: Visualisation, Verification and Quantification of Membrane Properties Desalination 434 12 36
  49. Abid, H., Johnson, D., Clifford, B., Gethin, D., Bertoncello, P., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. Periodic electrolysis technique for in situ fouling control and removal with low-pressure membrane filtration Desalination 433 10 24
  50. Abid, H., Johnson, D., Clifford, B., Gethin, D., Bertoncello, P., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. Periodic electrolysis technique for in situ fouling control and removal with low-pressure membrane filtration Desalination 433 10 24
  51. Al Aani, S., Wright, C., Hilal, N., Wright, C., Hilal, N. Investigation of UF membranes fouling and potentials as pre-treatment step in desalination and surface water applications Desalination 432 115 127
  52. Mhiyo, S., Al-Mahmoud, A., Hilal, N. Effect of Ultrasonic Frequency on the Performance and Cleaning of UF Membranes Used in Sea Water Desalination Pretreatment Civil and Environmental Research 10 3 1 8
  53. Zafisah, N., Ang, W., Johnson, D., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N. Effect of different filter aids used in cake filtration process on the removal of suspended solids in anaerobically digested palm oil mill effluent (POME) DESALINATION AND WATER TREATMENT 110 362 370
  54. Zafisah, N., Ang, W., Johnson, D., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N. Effect of different filter aids used in cake filtration process on the removal of suspended solids in anaerobically digested palm oil mill effluent (POME) Desalination and Water Treatment 110 362 370
  55. Galiano, F., Friha, I., Ahmed Deowan, S., Hoinki, J., Xiaoyun, Y., Johnson, D., Mancuso, R., Hilal, N., Gabriele, B., Sayadi, S., Figoli, A. Novel low-fouling membranes from lab to pilot application in textile wastewater treatment Journal of Colloid and Interface Science 515 208 220
  56. James, S., Hilal, N., Wright, C., Wright, C. Atomic force microscopy studies of bioprocess engineering surfaces - imaging, interactions and mechanical properties mediating bacterial adhesion Biotechnology Journal 1600698
  57. Al Aani, S., Gomez, V., Wright, C., Hilal, N., Wright, C. Fabrication of antibacterial mixed matrix nanocomposite membranes using hybrid nanostructure of silver coated multi-walled carbon nanotubes Chemical Engineering Journal 326 721 736
  58. Attia, H., Osman, M., Johnson, D., Wright, C., Hilal, N., Wright, C. Modelling of air gap membrane distillation and its application in heavy metals removal Desalination 424 27 36
  59. Oatley-Radcliffe, D., Walters, M., Ainscough, T., Williams, P., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N. Nanofiltration membranes and processes: A review of research trends over the past decade Journal of Water Process Engineering 19 164 171
  60. Attia, H., Alexander, S., Wright, C., Hilal, N., Wright, C. Superhydrophobic electrospun membrane for heavy metals removal by air gap membrane distillation (AGMD) Desalination 420 318 329
  61. Giwa, A., Hasan, S., Yousuf, A., Chakraborty, S., Johnson, D., Hilal, N., Hilal, N., Johnson, D. Biomimetic membranes: A critical review of recent progress Desalination 420 403 424
  62. Abid, H., Lalia, B., Bertoncello, P., Hashaikeh, R., Clifford, B., Gethin, D., Hilal, N., Clifford, B. Electrically conductive spacers for self-cleaning membrane surfaces via periodic electrolysis Desalination 416 16 23
  63. Zahrim, A., Dexter, Z., Joseph, C., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Effective coagulation-flocculation treatment of highly polluted palm oil mill biogas plant wastewater using dual coagulants: Decolourisation, kinetics and phytotoxicity studies Journal of Water Process Engineering 16 258 269
  64. Ahmed, F., Lalia, B., Hilal, N., Hashaikeh, R. Electrically conducting nanofiltration membranes based on networked cellulose and carbon nanostructures Desalination 406 60 66
  65. Ang, W., Nordin, D., Mohammad, A., Benamor, A., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Effect of membrane performance including fouling on cost optimization in brackish water desalination process Chemical Engineering Research and Design 117 401 413
  66. Zahrim, A., Ricky, L., Hilal, N., Tamrin, K. Ammonia-Nitrogen Recovery from Synthetic Solution using Agricultural Waste Fibers Indian Journal of Science and Technology 10 6 1 4
  67. Powell, L., Hilal, N., Wright, C., Wright, C., Hilal, N. Atomic force microscopy study of the biofouling and mechanical properties of virgin and industrially fouled reverse osmosis membranes Desalination 404 313 321
  68. Bin Darwish, N., Kochkodan, V., Hilal, N. Microfiltration of micro-sized suspensions of boron-selective resin with PVDF membranes Desalination 403 161 171
  69. Thomas, T., Aani, S., Oatley-Radcliffe, D., Williams, P., Hilal, N. Laser Doppler Electrophoresis and electro-osmotic flow mapping: A novel methodology for the determination of membrane surface zeta potential Journal of Membrane Science 523 524 532
  70. Alkhudhiri, A., Hilal, N. Air gap membrane distillation: A detailed study of high saline solution Desalination 403 179 186
  71. Chung, Y., Mahmoudi, E., Mohammad, A., Benamor, A., Johnson, D., Hilal, N. Development of polysulfone-nanohybrid membranes using ZnO-GO composite for enhanced antifouling and antibacterial control Desalination 402 123 132
  72. Abid, H., Johnson, D., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. A review of efforts to reduce membrane fouling by control of feed spacer characteristics Desalination 420 384 402
  73. Wang, K., Abdalla, A., Khaleel, M., Hilal, N., Khraisheh, M. Mechanical properties of water desalination and wastewater treatment membranes Desalination 401 190 205
  74. Al Aani, S., Wright, C., Atieh, M., Hilal, N., Wright, C. Engineering nanocomposite membranes: Addressing current challenges and future opportunities Desalination 401 1 15
  75. Wang, w., Mohammad, A., Benamor, A., Hilal, N. Chitosan as natural coagulant in hybrid coagulation-nanofiltration membrane process for water treatment Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 4 4 4857 4862
  76. Amirul Mohd Yusof, M., Nizam Abu Seman, M., Hilal, N. Development of polyamide forward osmosis membrane for humic acid Desalination and Water Treatment 57 60 29113 29117
  77. Khayet, M., Sanmartino, J., Essalhi, M., García-Payo, M., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Modeling and optimization of a solar forward osmosis pilot plant by response surface methodology Solar Energy 137 290 302
  78. Ang, W., Mohammad, A., Benamor, A., Hilal, N., Leo, C., Hilal, N. Hybrid coagulation–NF membrane process for brackish water treatment: Effect of antiscalant on water characteristics and membrane fouling Desalination 393 144 150
  79. Manawi, Y., Hussein, M., Khaleel, M., Kochkodan, V., Khraisheh, M., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Can carbon-based nanomaterials revolutionize membrane fabrication for water treatment and desalination? Desalination 391 1 69 88
  80. Ahmed, F., Laila, B., Kochkodan, V., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. Electrically conductive polymeric membranes for fouling prevention and detection: A review Desalination 391 1 15
  81. Goh, P., Matsuura, T., Ismail, A., Hilal, N. Recent trends in membranes and membrane processes for desalination Desalination 391 43 60
  82. Deowan, S., Galiano, F., Hoinkis, J., Johnson, D., Alsoy, S., Gabriele, B., Hilal, N., Drioli, E., Figoli, A. Novel low-fouling membrane bioreactor (MBR) for industrial wastewater treatment Journal of Membrane Science 510 524 532
  83. Ang, W., Mohammad, A., Benamor, A., Hilal, N. Hybrid coagulation–NF membrane processes for brackish water treatment: Effect of pH and salt/calcium concentration Desalination 390 25 32
  84. Altaee, A., Hilal, N. Dual stage PRO power generation from brackish water brine and wastewater effluent feeds Desalination 389 68 78
  85. Fard, A., Rhadfi, T., Mckay, G., Al-Marri, M., Hussien, M., Hilal, N. Enhancing Oil Removal from Water using Ferric Oxide Nanoparticles Doped Carbon Nanotubes Adsorbents Chemical Engineering Journal 293 90 101
  86. Goh, P., Ismail, F., Hilal, N. Nano-enabled membranes technology: Sustainable and revolutionary solutions for membrane desalination? Desalination 380 100 104
  87. Misdan, M., Ismail, A., Hilal, N. Recent advances in the development of (bio)fouling resistant thin film composite membranes for desalination Desalination 380 105 111
  88. Kayvani Fard, A., Rhadfi, T., Khraisheh, M., Hussien, M., Khraisheh, M., Hilal, N. Reducing Flux Decline and Fouling of direct Contact Membrane Distillation by Utilizing Thermal Brine from MSF Desalination Plant Desalination 379 172 181
  89. Ihsanullah, ., Amer, A., Laoui, T., Abbas, A., Al-Aqeeli, N., Patel, F., Khraisheh, M., Atieh, M., Hilal, N. Fabrication and antifouling behaviour of a carbon nanotube membrane Materials & Design 89 549 558
  90. Ang, W., Mohammad, A., Teow, Y., Benamor, A., Hilal, N. Hybrid chitosan/FeCl3 coagulation–membrane processes: Performance evaluation and membrane fouling study in removing natural organic matter Separation and Purification Technology 152 23 31
  91. Friha, I., Bradai, M., Hilal, N., Johnson, D., Loukil, S., Ben Amor, F., Feki, F., Han, J., Isoda, H., Sayadi, S. Treatment of textile wastewater by submerged membrane bioreactor: In vitro bioassays for the assessment of stress response elicited by raw and reclaimed wastewater Journal of Environmental Management 160 184 192
  92. Bin Darwish, N., Kochkodan, V., Hilal, N. Boron removal from water with fractionized Amberlite IRA743 resin Desalination 370 1 6
  93. Zahrim, A., Nasimah, A., Hilal, N. Coagulation/flocculation of lignin aqueous solution in single stage mixing tank system: Modeling and optimization by response surface methodology Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 3 3 2145 2154
  94. Qasim, M., Darwish, N., Sarp, S., Hilal, N. Water desalination by forward (direct) osmosis phenomenon: A comprehensive review Desalination 374 23 31
  95. Alcheikhhamdon , A., Darwish, N., Hilal, N. The use of factorial design in the analysis of air-gap membrane distillation data. Desalination 367 90 102
  96. Johnson, D., Galiano, F., Deowan, S., Hoinkis, J., Figoli, A., Hilal, N. Adhesion Forces Between Humic Acid Functionalized Colloidal Probes and Polymer Membranes to Assess Fouling Potential Journal of Membrane Science 484 35 46
  97. Kaner, P., Johnson, D., Şeker, E., Hilal, N., Altınkay, S. Layer-by-layer surface modification of poly(ether sulfone) membranes using polyelectrolytes and AgCl/TiO2 xerogels Journal of Membrane Science 493 807 819
  98. Paipuri, M., Kim, S., Hassan, O., Hilal, N., Morgan, K., Morgan, K. Numerical modelling of concentration polarisation and cake formation in membrane filtration processes Desalination 365 151 159
  99. Galiano, F., Figoli, A., Ahmed Deowan, S., Johnson, D., Alsoy Altinkaya, S., Veltri, L., De Luca, G., Mancuso, R., Hilal, N., Gabriele, B., Hoinkis, J. A step forward to a more efficient wastewater treatment by membrane surface modification via polymerizable bicontinuous microemulsion Journal of Membrane Science 482 103 114
  100. Altaee, A., Hilal, N. High recovery rate NF–FO–RO hybrid system for inland brackish water treatment Desalination 363 19 25
  101. Hilal, N., Kochkodan, V., Al Abdulgader, H., Mandale, S., Al-Jlil, S. A combined ion exchange–nanofiltration process for water desalination: III. Pilot scale studies Desalination 363 58 63
  102. Hilal, N., Kochkodan, V., Al Abdulgader, H., Mandale, S., Al-Jlil, S. A combined ion exchange–nanofiltration process for water desalination: I. sulphate–chloride ion-exchange in saline solutions Desalination 363 44 50
  103. Hilal, N., Kochkodan, V., Al Abdulgader, H., Johnson, D. A combined ion exchange–nanofiltration process for water desalination: II. Membrane selection Desalination 363 51 57
  104. Ang, W., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Leo, C. A review on the applicability of integrated/hybrid membrane processes in water treatment and desalination plants Desalination 363 2 18
  105. Ang, W., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Leo, C. A review on the applicability of integrated/hybrid membrane processes in water treatment and desalination plants Desalination 363 2 18
  106. Alcheikhhamdon, A., Darwish, N., Hilal, N. Statistical analysis of air-gap membrane desalination experimental data: Hypothesis testing Desalination 362 117 125
  107. Lalia, B., Ahmed, F., Shah, T., Hilal, N., Hashaikeh, R. Electrically conductive membranes based on carbon nanostructures for self-cleaning of biofouling Desalination 360 8 12
  108. Nazri, N., Lau, W., Ismail, A., Matsuura, T., Veerasamy, D., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Performance of PAN-based membranes with graft copolymers bearing hydrophilic PVA and PAN segments in direct ultrafiltration of natural rubber effluent Desalination 358 49 60
  109. Padaki, M., Surya Murali, R., Abdullah, M., Misdan, N., Moslehyani, A., Kassim, M., Hilal, N., Ismail, A., Hilal, N. Membrane technology enhancement in oil–water separation. A review Desalination 357 197 207
  110. Lau, W., Ismail, A., Goh, P., Hilal, N., Ooi, B., Hilal, N. Characterization Methods of Thin Film Composite Nanofiltration Membranes Separation & Purification Reviews 44 2 135 156
  111. Zhao, Y., Yuan, F., Quan, X., Yu, H., Chen, S., Zhao, H., Liu, Z., Hilal, N. An electrochemical sensor for selective determination of sulfamethoxazole in surface water using a molecularly imprinted polymer modified BDD electrode Anal. Methods 7 2693 2698
  112. Ismail, A., Padaki, M., Hilal, N., Matsuura, T., Lau, W., Hilal, N. Thin film composite membrane — Recent development and future potential Desalination 356 140 148
  113. Mohammad, A., Teow, Y., Ang, W., Chung, Y., Oatley-Radcliffe, D., Hilal, N., Hilal, N., Oatley-Radcliffe, D. Nanofiltration membranes review: Recent advances and future prospects Desalination 356 226 254
  114. Johnson, D., Hilal, N. Characterisation and quantification of membrane surface properties using atomic force microscopy: A comprehensive review Desalination 356 149 164
  115. Kochkodan, V., Hilal, N. A comprehensive review on surface modified polymer membranes for biofouling mitigation Desalination 356 187 207
  116. Altaee, A., Hilal, N. Design optimization of high performance dual stage pressure retarded osmosis Desalination 355 217 224
  117. Zahrim, A., Nasimah, A., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Pollutants analysis during conventional palm oil mill effluent (POME) ponding system and decolourisation of anaerobically treated POME via calcium lactate-polyacrylamide Journal of Water Process Engineering 4 159 165
  118. Hashaikeh, R., Lalia, B., Kochkodan, V., Hilal, N. A novel in situ membrane cleaning method using periodic electrolysis Journal of Membrane Science 471 149 154
  119. Altaee, A., Sharif, A., Zaragoza, G., Hilal, N. Dual stage PRO process for power generation from different feed resources Desalination 352 118 127
  120. Altaee, A., Hilal, N. Dual-stage forward osmosis/pressure retarded osmosis process for hypersaline solutions and fracking wastewater treatment Desalination 350 79 85
  121. Razali, N., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N. Effects of polyaniline nanoparticles in polyethersulfone ultrafiltration membranes: Fouling behaviours by different types of foulant Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry 20 5 3134 3140
  122. Emadzadeh, D., Lau, W., Matsuura, T., Hilal, N., Ismail, A., Hilal, N. The potential of thin film nanocomposite membrane in reducing organic fouling in forward osmosis process Desalination 348 82 88
  123. Hasyimah Mohd Amin, I., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N. Description of membrane fouling characteristics during ultrafiltration of organic foulants contained in sweetwater solutions Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering 2 3 1243 1251
  124. Ejaz Ahmed, F., Lalia, B., Hilal, N., Hashaikeh, R. Underwater superoleophobic cellulose/electrospun PVDF–HFP membranes for efficient oil/water separation Desalination 344 48 54
  125. Ejaz Ahmed, F., Lalia, B., Hilal, N., Hashaikeh, R. Underwater superoleophobic cellulose/electrospun PVDF–HFP membranes for efficient oil/water separation Desalination 344 48 54
  126. AlMarzooqi, F., Al Ghaferi, A., Saadat, I., Hilal, N. Application of Capacitive Deionisation in water desalination: A review Desalination 342 3 15
  127. Kochkodan, V., Johnson, D., Hilal, N. Polymeric membranes: Surface modification for minimizing (bio)colloidal fouling Advances in Colloid and Interface Science 206 116 140
  128. Hashemifard, S., Ismail, A., Matsuura, T., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Predicting the structural parameters of integrally skinned porous membranes Journal of Membrane Science 454 451 462
  129. Alzahrani, S., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Abdullah, P., Jaafar, O. Identification of foulants, fouling mechanisms and cleaning efficiency for NF and RO treatment of produced water Separation and Purification Technology 118 324 341
  130. Lalia, B., Kochkodan, V., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. A review on membrane fabrication: Structure, properties and performance relationship Desalination 326 77 95
  131. Ng, L., Mohammad, A., Leo, C., Hilal, N. Polymeric membranes incorporated with metal/metal oxide nanoparticles: A comprehensive review Desalination 308 15 33
  132. Alkhudhiri, A., Darwish, N., Hilal, N. Produced water treatment: Application of Air Gap Membrane Distillation Desalination 309 46 51
  133. Farhat, A., Ahmad, F., Hilal, N., Arafat, H. Boron removal in new generation reverse osmosis (RO) membranes using two-pass RO without pH adjustment Desalination 310 50 59
  134. Razali, N., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Leo, C., Alam, J. Optimisation of polyethersulfone/polyaniline blended membranes using response surface methodology approach Desalination 311 182 191
  135. Alzahrani, S., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Abdullah, P., Jaafar, O., Hilal, N. Comparative study of NF and RO membranes in the treatment of produced water—Part I: Assessing water quality Desalination 315 18 26
  136. Alzahrani, S., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Abdullah, P., Jaafar, O., Hilal, N. Comparative study of NF and RO membranes in the treatment of produced water II: Toxicity removal efficiency Desalination 315 27 32
  137. Abu Seman, M., Hilal, N., Khayet, M. UV-photografting modification of NF membrane surface for NOM wfouling reduction Desalination and Water Treatment 51 25-27 4855 4861
  138. Abdulgader, H., Kochkodan, V., Hilal, N. Hybrid ion exchange – Pressure driven membrane processes in water treatment: A review Separation and Purification Technology 116 253 264
  139. Alkhudhiri, A., Darwish, N., Hilal, N. Treatment of saline solutions using Air Gap Membrane Distillation: Experimental study Desalination 323 2 7
  140. Alzahrani, S., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Abdullah, P., Jaafar, O. Identification of foulants, fouling mechanisms and cleaning efficiency for NF and RO treatment of produced water Separation and Purification Technology 118 324 341
  141. Zahrim, A., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Treatment of highly concentrated dye solution by coagulation/flocculation–sand filtration and nanofiltration Water Resources and Industry 3 23 34
  142. Lalia, B., Kochkodan, V., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. A review on membrane fabrication: Structure, properties and performance relationship Desalination 326 77 95
  143. Rachmawati, S., Tizaoui, C., Hilal, N. Manganese Coated Sand for Copper (II) Removal from Water in Batch Mode Water 5 4 1487 1501
  144. Alzahrani, S., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Abdullah, P., Jaafar, O. Identification of foulants, fouling mechanisms and cleaning efficiency for NF and RO treatment of produced water Separation and Purification Technology 118 324 341
  145. Zahrim, A., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Treatment of highly concentrated dye solution by coagulation/flocculation–sand filtration and nanofiltration Water Resources and Industry 3 23 34
  146. Lalia, B., Kochkodan, V., Hashaikeh, R., Hilal, N. A review on membrane fabrication: Structure, properties and performance relationship Desalination 326 77 95
  147. Hakami, M., Tizaoui, C., Kochkodan, V., Hilal, N., Hilal, N., Tizaoui, C. Effect of Hydrodynamic Operations, Salinity, and Heavy Metals on HA Removal by Microfiltration Ceramic Tubular Membrane Separation Science and Technology 48 4 564 570
  148. Alkhudhiri, A., Darwish, N., Hilal, N. Produced water treatment: Application of Air Gap Membrane Distillation Desalination 309 46
  149. Zahrim, A., Hilal, N., Tizaoui, C., Hilal, N. Tubular nanofiltration of highly concentrated C.I. Acid Black 210 dye Water Science & Technology 67 4 901
  150. Farhat, A., Ahmad, F., Hilal, N., Arafat, H. Boron removal in new generation reverse osmosis (RO) membranes using two-pass RO without pH adjustment Desalination 310 50
  151. Razali, N., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Leo, C., Alam, J. Optimisation of polyethersulfone/polyaniline blended membranes using response surface methodology approach Desalination 311 182
  152. Alzahrani, S., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Abdullah, P., Jaafar, O., Hilal, N. Comparative study of NF and RO membranes in the treatment of produced water—Part I: Assessing water quality Desalination
  153. Alzahrani, S., Mohammad, A., Hilal, N., Abdullah, P., Jaafar, O., Hilal, N. Comparative study of NF and RO membranes in the treatment of produced water II: Toxicity removal efficiency Desalination
  154. Guillen-Burrieza, E., Thomas, R., Mansoor, B., Johnson, D., Hilal, N., Arafat, H. Effect of dry-out on the fouling of PVDF and PTFE membranes under conditions simulating intermittent seawater membrane distillation (SWMD) Journal of Membrane Science 438 126 139
  155. Seman, M., Hilal, N., Khayet, M. UV-photografting modification of NF membrane surface for NOM wfouling reduction Desalination and Water Treatment 1 7
  156. Abdulgader, H., Kochkodan, V., Hilal, N. Hybrid ion exchange - pressure driven membrane processes in water treatment: A review Separation and Purification Technology
  157. Zahrim, A., Hilal, N., Tizaoui, C., Hilal, N., Tizaoui, C. Tubular nanofiltration of highly concentrated C.I. Acid Black 210 dye Water Science & Technology 67 4 901
  158. Guillen-Burrieza, E., Thomas, R., Mansoor, B., Johnson, D., Hilal, N., Arafat, H. Effect of dry-out on the fouling of PVDF and PTFE membranes under conditions simulating intermittent seawater membrane distillation (SWMD) Journal of Membrane Science 438 126 139
  159. Zahrim, A., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Treatment of highly concentrated dye solution by coagulation/flocculation–sand filtration and nanofiltration Water Resources and Industry 3 23 34
  160. Hilal, N. Comparison of two different UV-grafted nanofiltration membranes prepared for reduction of humic acid fouling using acrylic acid and N-vinylpyrrolidone Desalination
  161. Hilal, N. Membrane distillation: A comprehensive review Desalination
  162. Hilal, N. Treatment of high salinity solutions: Application of air gap membrane distillation Desalination
  163. Al-Rashdi, B., Tizaoui, C., Hilal, N. Copper removal from aqueous solutions using nano-scale diboron trioxide/titanium dioxide (B2O3/TiO2) adsorbent Chemical Engineering Journal 183
  164. Al Malek, S., Abu Seman, M., Johnson, D., Hilal, N. Formation and characterization of polyethersulfone membranes using different concentrations of polyvinylpyrrolidone Desalination 288
  165. Johnson, D., Al Malek, S., Al-Rashdi, B., Hilal, N. Atomic force microscopy of nanofiltration membranes: Effect of imaging mode and environment Journal of Membrane Science 389
  166. Abuhabib, A., Mohammad , A., Hilal, N., Rahman, R., Shafie, A., Hilal, N. Nanofiltration membrane modification by UV grafting for salt rejection and fouling resistance improvement for brackish water desalination Desalination
  167. Al-Rashdi, B., Johnson, D., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Removal of heavy metal ions by nanofiltration Desalination
  168. Tizaoui, C., Hilal, N., Dj Rachmawati, S. The removal of copper in water using manganese activated saturated and unsaturated sand filters Chemical Engineering Journal
  169. Alkhudhiri, A., Darwish, N., Hilal, N. Treatment of saline solutions using Air Gap Membrane Distillation: Experimental study Desalination
  170. Hilal, N. Modelling and optimization of coagulation of highly concentrated industrial grade leather dye by response surface methodology Chemical Engineering Journal
  171. Hilal, N., Tizaoui, C. Degradation of the antimicrobial triclocarban (TCC) with ozone Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification
  172. Hilal, N. Foreword Advances in Colloid and Interface Science
  173. Hilal, N. Boron removal from saline water: A comprehensive review Desalination
  174. Hilal, N., Tizaoui, C. Coagulation with polymers for nanofiltration pre-treatment of highly concentrated dyes: A review Desalination
  175. Hilal, N. Development of antifouling properties and performance of nanofiltration membranes modified by interfacial polymerisation Desalination
  176. Hilal, N. The express monitoring of organic pollutants in water with composite imprinted membranes Journal of Membrane Science
  177. Hilal, N., Tizaoui, C. Removal of Highly Concentrated Industrial Grade Leather Dye: Study on Several Flocculation and Sand Filtration Parameters Separation Science and Technology
  178. Hilal, N. Heavy Metals Removal Using Adsorption and Nanofiltration Techniques Separation & Purification Reviews
  179. Hilal, N., Johnson, D. Critical wetting concentrations of trisiloxane surfactants Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects
  180. Hilal, N. Humic substance coagulation: Artificial neural network simulation Desalination
  181. Hilal, N. Editorial Desalination
  182. Hilal, N., Tizaoui, C. Combined humic substance and heavy metals coagulation, and membrane filtration under saline conditions Desalination
  183. Hilal, N. Optimization of solar-powered reverse osmosis desalination pilot plant using response surface methodology Desalination
  184. Hilal, N. Analysis of deposition mechanism during ultrafiltration of glycerin-rich solutions Desalination
  185. Hilal, N. A simple model for the prediction of CO2 solubility in H2O–NaCl system at geological sequestration conditions Desalination
  186. Hilal, N. Polymeric membranes incorporated with metal/metal oxide nanoparticles: A comprehensive review Desalination
  187. Hilal, N., Tizaoui, C. Evaluation of several commercial synthetic polymers as flocculant aids for removal of highly concentrated C.I. Acid Black 210 dye Journal of Hazardous Materials
  188. Hilal, N. Nanofiltration thin-film composite polyester polyethersulfone-based membranes prepared by interfacial polymerization Journal of Membrane Science
  189. Hilal, N. Response surface modeling and optimization of composite nanofiltration modified membranes Journal of Membrane Science
  190. Hilal, N. Flux decline study during ultrafiltration of glycerin-rich fatty acid solutions Journal of Membrane Science
  191. Hilal, N. Reduction of nanofiltration membrane fouling by UV-initiated graft polymerization technique Journal of Membrane Science
  192. Kochkodan, V., Hilal, N., Melnik, V., Kochkodan, O., Vasilenko, O. Selective recognition of organic pollutants in aqueous solutions with composite imprinted membranes Advances in Colloid and Interface Science 159 2 180 188
  193. Ivanova, N., Starov, V., Johnson, D., Rubio, R., Hilal, N. Spreading of Aqueous Solutions of Trisiloxanes and Conventional Surfactants over PTFE AF Coated Silicone Wafers Langmuir 25 6 3564 3570
  194. Hilal, N. Operating Conditions Corresponding to Optimal Final Properties of Activated Sludge Using the DOE and RSM Techniques Separation Science and Technology
  195. Hilal, N., Johnson, D. Spreading behaviour of aqueous trisiloxane solutions over hydrophobic polymer substrates Colloid Journal
  196. Hilal, N. Reversible coagulation of colloidal suspension in shallow potential wells: Direct numerical simulation Colloid Journal
  197. Johnson, D., Hilal, N., Waters, K., Hadler, K., Cilliers, J. Measurements of Interactions between Particles and Charged Microbubbles Using a Combined Micro- and Macroscopic Strategy Langmuir 25 9 4880 4885
  198. Kovalchuk, N., Starov, V., Langston, P., Hilal, N. Formation of stable clusters in colloidal suspensions Advances in Colloid and Interface Science 147-148 144 154
  199. Darwish, N., Hilal, N. Sensitivity analysis and faults diagnosis using artificial neural networks in natural gas TEG-dehydration plants Chemical Engineering Journal 137 2 189 197
  200. Hilal, N. Artificial neural network simulation of combined humic substance coagulation and membrane filtration Chemical Engineering Journal
  201. Lee, K., Ivanova, N., Starov, V., Hilal, N., Dutschk, V., Hilal, N. Kinetics of wetting and spreading by aqueous surfactant solutions Advances in Colloid and Interface Science 144 1-2 54 65
  202. Hilal, N. Colloidal dynamics: Influence of diffusion, inertia and colloidal forces on cluster formation Journal of Colloid and Interface Science
  203. Hilal, N. A pilot-plant study of the adsorptive micellar flocculation process: Optimum design and operation Separation and Purification Technology
  204. Hilal, N. Experimental Investigation on the Separation of Bentonite using Ceramic Membranes: Effect of Turbulence Promoters Separation Science and Technology
  205. Hilal, N. Combined Humic Substance and Heavy Metals Agglomeration, and Membrane Filtration under Saline Conditions Separation Science and Technology
  206. Hilal, N. Investigation of Kinetics and Mechanism Involved in the Biosorption of Heavy Metals on Activated Sludge International Journal of Green Energy

Books

  1. Ismail, A., Hilal, N., Jaafar, J., Wright, C. Nanofiber Membranes for Medical, Environmental, and Energy Applications Hardcover New York CRC press
  2. Sarp, S., Hilal, N. Membrane Based Salinity Gradient Processes for Desalination Elsevier
  3. Figoli, A., Hilal, N., Johnson, D. Application of Nanotechnology in Membranes for Water Treatment New York CRC press
  4. Hilal, N., Ismail, A., Matsuura, T., Oatley-Radcliffe, D. Membrane Characterization. Publisher: Elsevier. ISBN: 9780444637765 (Ed.), 1st Elsevier
  5. Hilal, N., Ismail, A., Wright, C. Membrane fabrication. Publisher CRC Press. ISBN: 9781482210453 (Ed.), CRC Press
  6. Kabay, N., Bryjak, M., Hilal, N. Boron separation processes. Publisher: Elsevier. ISBN-13: 9780444634542 (Ed.), Elsevier
  7. Hilal, N., Khayet, M., Wright, C. Membrane Modification: Technology and Applications, 2012. Publisher: CRC Press. ISBN-13: 978-1439866351 (Ed.),
  8. Bowen, W., Hilal, N. Atomic Force Microscopy in Process Engineering: An Introduction to AFM for Improved Processes and Products. Publisher: Elsevier. ISBN-13: 978-1856175173 (Ed.), Elsevier

Book Chapters

  1. Widdowson, J., Hilal, N., Wright, C. Electrospun Collagen Nanofiber Membranes for Regenerative Medicine Ahmad Fauzi Ismail, Nidal Hilal, Juhana Jaafar, Chris Wright(Ed.), Nanofiber Membranes for Medical, Environmental, and Energy Applications 57 87 NY CRC press
  2. Mortimer, C., James, S., Hilal, N., Wright, C. Electrospun Antimicrobial Membranes-Functionality and Morphology Ahmad Fauzi Ismail, Nidal Hilal, Juhana Jaafar, Chris Wright(Ed.), Nanofiber Membranes for Medical, Environmental, and Energy Applications 17 37 NY CRC Press
  3. Goh, P., Hilal, N. Innovative and sustainable membrane technologies (Ed.), Innovation strategies in environmental science Amsterdam Elsevier
  4. Goh, P., Ismail, A., Hilal, N. Desalination Technology and Advancement (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Water Resources Management and Policy, Oxford Research Encyclopedias & Oxford Handbooks Online USA Oxford University Press
  5. Alkhudhiri, A., Hilal, N. Membrane distillation—Principles, applications, configurations, design, and implementation (Ed.), Emerging Technologies for Sustainable Desalination Handbook 55 106 Oxford Elsevier
  6. Sarp, S., Hilal, N. Membrane Modules for Large-Scale Salinity Gradient Process Applications (Ed.), Membrane-Based Salinity Gradient Processes for Water Treatment and Power Generation 223 242 Amsterdam Elsevier
  7. Han, D., Orillano, M., Duan , Y., Batchelor, B., Park, H., Abdel-Wahab, A., Hilal, N. Effect of anions on removal of mercury(II) using fes-supported crossflow ultrafiltration (Ed.), Ultrafiltration: Methods, Applications and Insights 129 152 USA Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
  8. Johnson, D., Oatley-Radcliffe, D., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) (Ed.), Membrane Characterization 115 144 Elsevier
  9. Wang, K., Abdala, A., Hilal, N., Khraisheh, M., Hilal, N. Mechanical Characterization of Membranes (Ed.), Membrane Characterization 259 306 Elsevier
  10. Oatley-Radcliffe , D., Al-Aani, S., Williams , P., Hilal, N. Mass transport in porous liquid phase membranes (Ed.), Membrane Characterization 337 358 Elsevier
  11. Oatley-Radcliffe, D., Williams, P., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. The Use of Modeling for Characterization of Membranes (Ed.), Membrane Characterization 359 378 Elsevier
  12. Williams, P., Oatley-Radcliffe, D., Hilal, N., Hilal, N. Feed Solution Characterization (Ed.), Membrane Characterization 379 404 Elsevier
  13. Oatley-Radcliffe, D., Aljohani , N., Williams , P., Hilal, N. Electrokinetic Phenomena for Membrane Charge (Ed.), Membrane Characterization 405 422 Elsevier
  14. Abu Zahrim, Y., Hilal, N. Treatment of dye solution via low pressure nanofiltration system (Ed.), Membrane Technology for Water and Wastewater Treatment, Energy and Environment
  15. Hilal, N., Burke, L., Keshvari, A., Wright, C., Wright, C. Electrospinning – A practical approach for membrane fabrication (Ed.), Membrane Fabrication 45 67 Boca Raton CRC Press
  16. Hilal, N., Kochkodan, V. Development of low fouling composite membranes for water treatment (Ed.), Boron Separation Processes Elsevier
  17. Kochkodan, V., Bin Darwish, N., Hilal, N. The chemistry of boron in water (Ed.), Boron Separation Processes Elsevier
  18. Hilal, N., Wright, C., Powell, L., Johnson, D. Atomic Force Microscopy (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Food Microbiology (Second Edition) 666 675
  19. Abu Seman, M., Jalanni, N., Faizal, C., Hilal, N. Polyester Thin Film Composite Nanofiltration Membranes Prepared by Interfacial Polymerization Technique for Removal of Humic Acid (Ed.), Developments in Sustainable Chemical and Bioprocess Technology 111 117 USA Springer
  20. Hilal, N., Johnson, D. Membrane Characterization and Modification By Atomic Force Microscopy (Ed.), Wiley Encyclopaedia of Membrane Science and Technology John Wiley& Sons
  21. Al-Abri, M., Tizaoui , C., Hilal, N. Combined macromolecular adsorption and coagulation for improvement of membrane separation in water treatment (Ed.), Advances in Water Treatment and Pollution Prevention Springer
  22. Nguyen, T., Hilal, N., Hankins, N. Synthetic Sludge as a Physical and Chemical Analogue of Real Sludge in the Activated Sludge Process (Ed.), Sludge: Types, Treatment Processes and Disposal
  23. Hilal, N., Johnson, D., Bowen, W., Williams, P. Measurement of Particle and Surface Interactions Using Atomic Force Microscopy (Ed.), Atomic Force Microscopy in Process Engineering
  24. Hilal, N., Bowen, W. Investigating Membranes and Membrane Processes with Atomic Force Microscopy (Ed.), Atomic Force Microscopy in Process Engineering
  25. Hilal, N., Kochkodan, V., Nigmatullin, R., Gonshaok, V. Lipase-immobilized biocatalytic membranes in enzymatic esterification (Ed.), The impact of membrane technology to human life
  26. Hilal, N., Kochkodan, V., Gonsharok, V. Composite imprinted membranes like synthetic receptor systems for biologically active compounds (Ed.), The impact of membrane technology to human life
  27. Bowen, W., Hilal, N., Lovitt, R., Wright, C., Wright, C. Atomic force microscope studies of membrane surfaces (Ed.), Surface Chemistry and Electrochemistry of Membrane Surfaces
  28. Hilal, N. Innovative and sustainable membrane technology for wastewater treatment and desalination application (Ed.), Innovation Strategies in Environmental Science 291 319 Academic Press

Other Research Outputs

  1. Hilal, N. Invited Letter- Professor Takeshi Matsuura: An Inspiration to Young Membranologists Journal of Membrane Science & Research
  2. Sarp, S., Hussien, M., Hilal, N., Fard, A., Khraisheh, M., Rhadfi, T., Preud'homme, H. US Patent No. 15932211 - Method of Removing Barium from a Liquid
  3. Hashaikeh, R., Laila, B., Hilal, N. Novel in-stiu membrane cleaning using periodic electrolysis