Kafia Mawlood Shareef

Professor

College of Health Sciences

Department of Clinical Biochemistry

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  • Prof. Kafia M. Surchi has 29 years’ experience in Physical Chemistry in the field of environmental chemistry and has published extensively more than 70 papers in different international Scientific Journals and conferences world-wide. She had different academic posts such as: the head of Chemistry department) at the College of Education and College of Science - Salahaddin University, Biochemistry department in the College of Medicine - Hawler Medical University and the Dean of the college of Nursing, Hawler Medical University and the Head of Clinical Biochemistry College of Health Sciences. She has also acted as external examiner for MSc and PhD Viva and supervised 12 Msc and 4 PhD students. Currently she is supervising a research team from college of science, salahaddin University and college of Pharmacy, Hawler Medical University via collaboration with research team supervised by Associate Prof. Dr Ali Hassanpour, School of Chemical and Process Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Leeds in the field of green and sustainable procedure for producing liquid oil from locally available materials

  • Kafia Shareef has more than 70 publications. Her current research work is mainly related to School of Chemical and Process Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK; and Utilization and Preparation of Efficient Nanocatalyst from Local Agricultural Wastes, synthesis of nanozeolite from agricultural wastes for preparation of Bioactive compounds and Kinetic study of the synthesis of Indole Derivatives.

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  • Supervised 11 M.Sc. students and 4 Ph.D students in different topics in Physical Chemistry and Environment

    1. Heman, A. S., Kafia, M. Sh. and Zainab, H. Ramli (2017) Different trends for synthesis of uniform size mesoporous ZSM-5 Zeolite. Proceeding, 7th International Colloids Conference, COLL2017_0057 Barcelona, Spain
    2. Heman, A. S., Kafia, M. Sh. and Zainab, H. Ramli (2017) Mesoporous Catalyst Synthesis from Different Silica Sources, Proceeding, International Conference on Energy Economics and Energy Policy (ICEEEP2017), Berlin, Germany.
    3. Rawand Abdullah, Kafia M. Surchi (2017), Kinetic and Thermodynamic Study of Zeolite Synthesis, proceeding, 4th international conference on Applied Sciences Energy and Environment (ICASEE-2017), Ishik University, Erbil, Iraq
    4. Heman, A. S., Kafia, M. Sh. and Zainab, H. Ramli. (2017). An Eco-Friendly Process for Removal of Lead from Aqueous Solution. Modern Applied Science, 11(5). pp. 1844-1852. doi:10.5539/mas.v11n5p.
    5. Heman A. Smail, Kafia M. Shareef, and Zainab Ramli, New Routes for the Synthesis of Zeolites and Their Modification, Zanco Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences (ZJPAS) 2016 28 (1).
    6. Heman A. Smail, Kafia M. Shareef, and Zainab Ramli (2016) Poster presentation Proceeding, International Conference on Agriculture, Ecology and Biological Engineering (AEBE-16) London (UK).
    7. Heman, A. S., Kafia, M. Sh. and Zainab, H. Ramli. (2016). Potential contribution of low cost materials in clean technology. Published by the AIP Publishing1718, 050006; doi: 10.1063/1.4943320.
    8. Heman A.Smail, Kafia M.Shareef, Zainab Ramli, Environmental Friendly conversion of locally available low-cost materials to zeolite, Journal of Zankoy Sulaimani, JZS (2016 ) 18-3  (Part-A).
    9. Heman, A. S., Kafia, M. Sh. and Zainab, H. Ramli (2015), Proceeding, 10th Annual International Symposium on Environment (ENV2015). Athens, Greece.
    10. Heman, A. S., Kafia, M. Sh. and Zainab, H. Ramli (2015), Proceeding, World Conference on Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (N.734). Istanbul-University, Istanbul, Turkey.
    11. Nabeel S. Othman , Shlear H. Hasan, Kafia M. Surchi, Indirect spectrophotometric determination of folic acid based on the oxidation reaction and studying some of the thermodynamic parameters, Journal of Zankoy Sulaimani – Part A (JZS-A), (2015), 17(1), 61-70.
    12. Heman A.Smail, Kafia M.Shareef, Zainab Ramli, Potential contribution of low cost materials in clean technology, 5th International Conference and workshop on Basic and applied Sciences (ICOWBAS 2015), Indonesia.
    13. Nabeel S. Othman , Shlear H. Hasan, Kafia M. Surchi, Spectrophotometric Method for Determination of Phenylephrine HCL In Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms, Proceeding of the Conference for Technology and Science, Florence, Italy, June, 2015.
    14. Heman M. Smail, Kafia M. Surchi, Zainab Ramli, Zeolite synthesis from low cost materials for a greener sustainable future, 10th Annual International Symposium on Environment, 25-28 May 2015, Athens, Greece.
    15. Heman M. Smail, Kafia M. Surchi, Zainab Ramli, Renewable Routes to Zeolite Synthesis and their Modification, World Conference on Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Istanbul University 28-30 May 2015, Istanbul, Turkey.
    16. Rawand Abdullah, Kafia M. Surchi (2015), Local Wastes for Synthesis of Different Types of Zeolites, World Conference on Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey.
    17. Nabeel S. Othman , Shlear H. Hasan, Kafia M. Surchi, Spectrophotometric Method For Determination Of Phenylephrine HCL In Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms, International Journal of Arts & Sciences, 2015.
    18. Nabeel S. Othman , Shlear H. Hasan, Kafia M. Surchi, Development of a Reversed Phase- HPLC Method for Determination of Meloxicam in Tablet formulation and Human Serum, European Scientific journal (2015) Vol.11 (9) 1857-1881.
    19. Shlear H. Hasan, Nabeel S. Othman, Kafia M. Surchi, Batch and flow injection spectrophotometric methods for determination of folic acid in pharmaceutical preparations using N-bromosuccinimide as an oxidant, International Journal of ChemTech Research, (2014)  Vol.7 (5) 2150-2158.                                                                                                      
    20. Rawand Abdullah, Kafia M. Surchi, Kinetics and Thermodynamics of Hydrothermal Crystallization for Zeolite Synthesis, 10th Annual International Symposium on Environment, 25-28 May 2015, Athens, Greece.
    21. Development and Validation of a UV-Spectrophotometric Method for Determination of Meloxicam in Bulk and in Tablet Formulations., Jordan Journal of Applied Sciences, 2015, No. 12/A/3/2015.
    22. Spectrophotometric Method for Determination of Meloxicam in Pharmaceutical Formulations Using N-bromosuccinimide as an Oxidant., International Journal of Pharma Sciences and Research (IJPSR), 2014, 5 (12), 963-969.
    23. Aveen H. Matti, Kafia M. Surchi, Comparison the Properties of NaY Zeolite Synthesized by Different Procedures, American International Journal of researches in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics(2014) Vol. 3 (5).
    24. Aveen H.  Mati, Kafia M. Surchi, Thermodynamic study of Cation Exchange Capacity of NaY Zeolite, Accepted by 2014 International Conference on Biology, Environment and Chemistry-ICBEC, 29-30 October, 2014, San Diego, USA.
    25. Aveen H.  Mati1, Kafia M. Surchi, Kinetics of Cation Exchange Capacity of Homoionic Sodium Form Nay Zeolite, International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology (2014) Vol. 3 (5).
    26. Aveen H. Mati Kafia M.Surchi, Synthesis of NaY Zeolite from Natural Source of Silica, accepted by International Symposium on Environmental Sciences, 4-7 July 2014, Van, Turkey.
    27. Huda Yousif, Kafia M. Surchi, Green Approach for Heavy metals removal from Polluted Water, International Journal of Scientific & Engineering Research, Volume 4, Issue 6, June-2013.
    28. Huda Y.Shareef & Kafia M. Shareef surchi, Removal of Cu, Ni, and Zn from Polluted Water by Agricultural Wastes, 8th Annual International Symposium on Environment, 13-16/05/2013, Athens, Greece.
    29. Kafia M. Shareef, Medical Waste Management, 3rd INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC MEDICAL CONFEREENCE, Hawler Medical University, Kurdistan, Iraq, 22-24/10/2012.
    30.  Kafia M. Surchi, Preparation and utilization of efficient Catalyst (zeolite) for recycling Plastics, 2nd World Kurdish Congress, 11-15/10/2012, Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq.
    31.  Lawen A. Esmail, Kafia M. Shareef, Natural Soil Efficiency for decontaminating Polluted Water, 3rd  Iran International Zeolite Conference, Arak, Iran, 6-7 june,2012.
    32.  Hemn A. Smail,  Kafia M. Shareef I, Sorption Equilibrium and Thermodynamics of Triton X-100      removal from aqueous Solution nternational Conference on Biology, Environment and Chemistry (ICBEC 2011), December 28-30, 2011, Dubai, UAE.
    33. Kafia M. Shareef, Ronak M. Shariff, Effect of Surfactants on Adsorption kinetics of Herbicides on Agricultural Soils, Proceeding  the Forth International Scientific Conference of Salahaddin University-Erbil, October 18-20 , 2011, Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq.
    34.  Kafia M. Shareef, Huda Yousif,  Rice husk as a low-cost adsorbent for Cu, Ni and Zn removal from polluted water, Proceeding the 10th International Conference on Materials Chemistry (MC10), University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.
    35. Ronak M. Shariff, Kafia M. Shareef, Thermodynamic adsorption of Herbicides on eight  Agricultural Soils, International Journal of Scientific and Engineering Research, Vol. 2 (6) 2011.
    36.  Kafia  M. Shareef, Agricultural wastes as low cost adsorbents for Pb removal: Kinetics, Equilibrium and Thermodynamics, International Journal of Chemistry, Vol.3, No. 2, 2011.
    37.  Suleiman G.Muhamad, Kafka M. Shareef , Hemn A. Smail; Thermal adsorption and catalytic photodegradation studies of Carbendazim fungicide in natural soil and water; International Journal of Chemistry (2010), Vol. 3, No. 2.
    38.  Hiwa O. Ahmed, Kafia  M. Shareef, Equilibrium adsorption of antibiotics at solid liquid interface, Zanco Journal of Medical Sciences, Vol. 14 (3) 2010.
    39.  Kafia M. Shareef, Salah-Aldin M.A.Naman, and Suleiman G.Muhamad, Catalytic Photodegradation of 2,4-D in Various Types of Natural Water From Erbil, Kurdistan, Journal of Koya University, 15, 111-124.(2010).
    40. Salah-Aldin M. A. Naman, Kafia M. Shareef   and Sulaiman G. Muhamad, Temperature and PH Affecting  the Catalytic Photodegradation of 2,4-D and MCPA Pesticides in Aqueous Medium, Zanko Journal for Pure and Applied Sciences, Vol. 3, 22 (2010).
    41. Hiwa O. Ahmed, Kafia  M. Shareef, Natural Soils as Adsorbent for removal of the Antibiotics from Polluted water, Proceeding "Seventh International Conference on Material Sciences (CSM7),Beirut -Lebanon May 20 – 22, (2010).
    42.  Hemn A. Smail,  Kafia M. Shareef, Natural Soil as a Sorbent for removal of Non-ionic Surfactant from Ecosystem, Proceeding " 2nd Iran International Zeolite Conference, April 29-30. Tehran, Iran.
    43. Hiwa O. Ahmed, Kafia  M. Shareef, Equilibrium Adsorption of Antibiotics at Solid Liquid Interface, Proceeding 2nd International Conference of  Medical Sciences, Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq, 28-30 March (2010).
    44. Hiwa O. Ahmed, Kafia  M. Shareef, Natural Soils as Adsorbent for removal of the Antibiotics from Polluted water, Proceeding "Seventh International Conference on Material Sciences (CSM7),Beirut -Lebanon May 20 – 22, (2010).
    45.  Hemn A. Smail,  Kafia M. Shareef, Natural Soil as a Sorbent for removal of Non-ionic Surfactant from Ecosystem, Proceeding " 2nd Iran International Zeolite Conference, April 29-30. Tehran, Iran.
    46. Hiwa O. Ahmed, Kafia  M. Shareef, Equilibrium Adsorption of Antibiotics at Solid Liquid Interface, Proceeding 2nd International Conference of  Medical Sciences, Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq, 28-30 March (2010).
    47. Hiwa O. Ahmed, Kafia  M. Shareef, Natural Soils as Adsorbent for removal of the Antibiotics from Polluted water, Proceeding "Seventh International Conference on Material Sciences (CSM7),Beirut -Lebanon May 20 – 22, (2010).
    48.  Hemn A. Smail,  Kafia M. Shareef, Natural Soil as a Sorbent for removal of Non-ionic Surfactant from Ecosystem, Proceeding " 2nd Iran International Zeolite Conference, April 29-30. Tehran, Iran.
    49. Hiwa O. Ahmed, Kafia  M. Shareef, Equilibrium Adsorption of Antibiotics at Solid Liquid Interface, Proceeding 2nd International Conference of  Medical Sciences, Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq, 28-30 March (2010).
    50. Kafia M. Shareef, Ronak Merza Sharif, Adsorption of Herbicides on eight Agricultural Soils, Journal of Al- Anbar university for pure science, 3(2), 67-75, (2009).
    51. Kafia M. Shareef, Lawen A. Esmail, Competitive Adsorption of Heavy Metals by Natural Soils, Proceeding 1st International Conference on Engineering, Environment, Economy, Safety and Health, 10th SENVAR,  Manado, Indonesia, 26-27 November (2009).
    52. Kafia M. Shareef, A review: Sorbents for contaminants uptake from aqueous solutions.  Part I: Heavy metals, World Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 5(S): 81-831, (2009).
    53. KAFIA M. SHAREEF,  SLAIMAN G. MUHAMAD, NAZANIN M. SHEKHANI, Physical and  Chemical Status of Drinking Water from Water, Treatment Plants on Greater Zab River, J. Appl. Sci. Environ. Manage, Vol.13 (3) 89-92 (2009).
    54. Kafia M. Shareef, Lazeza A. Omer, Correlation between the chemical components of gallstones and sera of stone formers.  Gomal Journal of  Medical Sciences, Vol. 7, No. 1(2009).
    55. Kafia M. Shareef and Shereen I. Hamadamin, Adsorption of Metalaxyl and Glyphosate on six Erbilian Agricultural Soils, Asian Journal of Chemistry;Vol.21 (2009).
    56. Salah-Aldin M. A. Naman, Kafia M. Shareef   and Sulaiman G. Muhamad      
    57. Kinetics of Photodegradation of MCPA Herbicide in aqueous TiO2 Suspension, National Journal of Chemistry, Vol.35(2009).
    58. 28-  Kafia M. Shareef, Lazeza A. Omer and     Sirwan A. Garota; Predicting the Chemical composition of Gallstones by FTIR Spectroscopy, Biomedical and Pharmacology Journal;Vol.1 No. 1 (2008).
    59. Kafia M. Shareef  and Sulaiman G .Muhammad, Review; Natural and Drinking Water Quality in Erbil, Kurdistan, Journal of Current World Environment, Vol.3,No. 2 (2008).
    60. Kafia M. Shareef and George S, Sorption kinetics of 2,4-D and Carbaryl in selected agricultural soils of northern Iraq: application of a dual-rate model, Chemosphere, Vol. 72/1, pp. 8-15(2008).
    61. Salah-Aldin M.A.Naman, Kafia M. Shareef  and Sulaiman G. Muhammad, Intermediates and mechanism of catalytic photodegradation of 2,4-D, Proceeding 1st Scientific conference of Hawler Medical University,26-28 April 2008,Erbil, Iraqi  Kurdistan.
    62. Kafia M. Shareef, Nazanen M. Shekhani,, Acid Dissociation constants of valine in glycerol-water mixtures, J. Dohuk University, Vol. 6, No. 1, P.116, (2003).
    63. Kafia M. Shareef, Nazanen M. Shekhani, Dissociation constants  of proline in glycerol-water mixtures from E.M.F. measurements, J. Dohuk University, Vol. 5, No. 2, PP. 75, (2002).
    64. Kafia M. Shareef, Study of temperature effect on corrosion of aluminum. Zanco, J. for Medical Science, Vol. 5, No. 2, (2001).
    65. Kafia M. Shareef, Nazanen M. Shekhani, Thermodynamic studies of Valine in ethylene glycol-water mixtures from E.M.F. measurements, J. medical Science, College of medicine, university of Salahaddin, Vol. 5, No. 2, (2001).
    66. Jalal M. Salih, Kafia M. Shareef, Transference no. Measurements of some alkali metal in partially aqueous solvents,  Iraqi J. of  Science, Vol. 25, No. 3, (2000).
    67. Jalal M. Salih, Kafia M. Shareef, Transference no. Measurements of silver nitrate in partially aqueous solvents, Iraqi J. of  Science, Vol. 25, No. 2, (1999).
    68. Jalal M. Salih, Kafia M. Shareef, Transference number of nitrate ions in urea-water mixture from E.M.F. measurements. Iraqi J. of Science, Vol. 40A, No. 2,    (1999).
    69. Jalal M. Salih, Kafia M. Shareef, Ion-pair formation by silver nitrate in mixed solutions, Iraqi J. Chem., Vol. 25, No. 2, (1999).
    70. Jalal M. Salih, Kafia M. Shareef, Liquid Junction potential determination in Na and K solutions. Iraqi J. of Science, Vol. 40A, No. 2, (1999).
    71. Jalal M. Salih, Kafia M. Shareef, Ion-pair formation by silver nitrate in mixed solutions, Iraqi J. Chem., Vol. 25, No. 2, (1999).
    72. Kafia M. Shareef, Rupak Shekh Muhammad, Electrodeposition of aluminum on iron from non-aqueous solutions. ZANCO Jurnal, Vol. 10, No. 2 (1998), PP. 53.
    73. Kafia M. Shareef and Muhammad Salem, Study of some physico-chemical properties of water & determination of Aluminum in drinking water & in human blood, 1st Scientific Conference of Duhok University, Duhok, Kurdistan, Iraq (1999).
  • Ph.D. (Physical Chemistry) (1994). Nahren University

    M.Sc. (physical chemistry), (1989). University of Salahaddin-Erbil

    B.Sc. (Chemistry) (1976). University of Mosul

  • Teaching:

    Enzyme kinetics for Ph.D. student in College of Medicine, Salahaddin University.

    Advanced Medical Chemistry for M.Sc. students in College of Medicine, Salahaddin University.

    Different subject in Physical Chemistry and Environmental Chemistry & Pollution for Ph.D., M.Sc and

    B.Sc. Students in Colleges of Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Science, Education, and Agricultura.

     

    Experience:

    2013: Professor of Physical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, College of Science, University of Salahaddin, Erbil-Iraq

    14/11/2011-20/01/2013: Head: Department of Chemistry, College of Science, University of  Salahaddin- Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq.

     28/8/2004 – 24/9/2010: Dean: College of Nursing, Hawler Medical University, Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq

     2001: Assistant Professor of Physical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, College of Medicine, University of Salahaddin, Erbil-Iraq

     2000-2002: Head: Department of Clinical Chemistry and Department of Pharmacology, College of Medicine, University of Salahaddin, Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq

     1998-2000: Head: Department of Chemistry, College of Education, University of Salahaddin, Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq.

     

    Membership of professional Bodies:

     - Member  of the Royal Society of Chemistry, London, UK.

     - Member of the International Society for applied Life Sciences. -

    - Member of the Asia -Pacific Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering Society (APCBEES).  

    - Member of Editorial & Advisory Board of Biomedical and Pharmacology Journal, India.

    - Member of the advisory committee of Quality Assurance, Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, Kurdistan, Iraq  

      (2010-2012).

    - Member of international Natural Zeolite Association (INZA)

    - Member  of the Environmental Council, Ministry of Environment, Kurdistan, Iraq.

    - Member of Environmental Committee, Ministry of Agriculture, Kurdistan, Iraq (2007).

    - Member of Editorial - Board of Journal of Medical Sciences, Hawler Medical University, Kurdistan,    Iraq.

    - Member  of "Kurdistan Chemical Society", Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq.

    - Focal point of college of science, Salahaddin University, that coordinates with UNESCO, 986(2003).

    - Member of many scientific committees in:

      Ministry  of Higher Education & Scientific Research, Universities, Colleges  and Chemistry department.

     

    Reviewer: Scientific international and local Journals

    WEASAS; World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society.-Journal of Hazardous Materials

    British Journal of Applied Science & Technology (BJAST)

    International Research Journal of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IRJPAC)

    World Journal of Biology and Biological Sciences (WJBBS)

    World Journal of Agricultural Sciences

    Journal of Soil Science and Environmental Management

    Springer Publishing House book review.

    African Journal of Microbiology Research

    Internationa Journal of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering

    International Research Journal of Biotechnology

    International Research Journal of Biochemistry and Bioinformatics

    International Journal of Physical Sciences

    Modern Biosphere International Journal (IBMJ)

    African Journal of Food Science and Technology

    Zanco Journal of Medical Sciences, Hawler Medical University, Erbil, Iraq.

    Zanco Journal of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Salahaddin- Erbil, Iraq.

    Zanco Journal of Koya University

    Zanco Journal of Dohuk University

    Zanco Journal of Sulaimani University

    Other international and local Journals.

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