Dr. Abdullah El Mahdi
From 01/2011 to 08/2015, Doctorate
From 09/2005 to 09/2007, Master science
From 03/1988 to 09/2018, Sr Consultant
ARabian Gulf Oil Co. (AGOCO)
From 07/1986 to 02/1988, Engineer
Benghazi University (UOB)
From 03/ 1988 to 03/2010, Corrosion and Corrosion Control
Many projects related to C.P Systems and Coating application in oil fields
From 04/2010 to 09/2018, Oily sludge and soil bioremediation
Water and wastewater engineering
Water and soil hydrocarbon bioremediation
Corrosion and corrosion control
Cathodic protection system in oil fields
Toxicity and Biodegradation Testing, Humana Press, New York, NY, 978-1-4939-7425-2 , Abdullah M. El Mahdi and Hamidi A. Aziz
Handbook of Research on Inventive Bioremediation Techniques, IGI Global,9781522523253 , Abdullah Mohammed El Mahdi and Hamidi Abdul Aziz
El Mahdi, A. M. E., Aziz, H. A., & Eqab, E. S. (2017). Review on innovative techniques in oil sludge bioremediation. AIP Conference Proceedings, 1892(1), 040026. doi: 10.1063/1.5005706
Abdullah M E M, Hamidi A A, Nour S. E. Emulsifiers Produced by Locally Microbes Using Local Agro Industrial Wastes. Recent Adv Petrochem Sci. 2017; 2(2): 555583.
El Mahdi, A. M., & Aziz, H. A. (2017). Hydrocarbon Biodegradation Using Agro-Industrial Wastes as Co-Substrates. In Handbook of Research on Inventive Bioremediation Techniques (pp. 155-185). IGI Global.
El Mahdi AM, Aziz HA, El-Gendy NS, Amr SSA, Nassar HN (2014) Optimization of Libyan Crude Oil Biodegradation by Using Solid Waste Date as a Natural Low-Cost Material. J Bioremed Biodeg 5: 252. doi:10.4172/2155-6199.1000252
El Mahdi AM, Aziz HA, El-Gendy NS, Amr SSA, Nassar HN (2016).Isolation and characterization of Pseudomonas sp. NAF1 and Its application in biodegradation of Libyan light crude oil grown on industrial wastes. Environ Earth Sci (2016) 75:380 DOI 10.1007/s12665-016- 5296-z.
El Mahdi A.M., Aziz H.A., Abu Amr, S.S., El-Gendy, N.S., Nassar H (2015) Performance of Isolated Kocuria sp. SAR1 in Light Crude Oil Biodegradation. J BioremedBiodeg 6: 303. doi:10.4172/2155- 6199.1000303
El Mahdi, A.M., Aziz, H.A., Abu Amr, S.S., El-Gendy, N.S., Nassar, H. Performance of Some New Bacterial Isolates on Biodegradation of Libyan Light Crude Oil Using Agro-Industrial wastes as Co Substrates, Applied Mechanics and Materials Vol. 802 (2015)pp 496-500.
El Mahdi, A.M., Aziz, H.A., El-Gendy, N.S., Abu Amr, S.S., Nassar, H.N. Effectiveness of Corn Steep Liquor as a natural low-cost material for the biodegradation of two types of Libyan crude oil (2015) Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, 9(11), 494-505.
El Mahdi A.M., Aziz H.A. (2018) A Review on Biodegradation and Toxicity Methods: Risk Assessment, Standards, and Analyses. In: Bidoia E., Montagnolli R. (eds) Toxicity and Biodegradation Testing. Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology. Humana Press, New York, NY
Honors and Awards
The finalists for the 7th annual Oil & Gas Middle East and Refining & Petrochemicals Middle East Awards 2016, Sustainability Initiative of the Year, Biodegradation of Libyan Light crude oils - Arabian Gulf Oil Co.(AGOCO)