Research Areas

  • Applied thermodynamics – energy and environmental applications
  • Multi-component gas mixture properties – natural gas characterization
  • Equation of state development for pure gases and complex mixtures
  • Gas adsorption/absorption,┬ácapture, storage and conversion
  • Adsorption and absorption of gases via novel systems – porous materials and solvents
  • Ionic liquids and Deep Eutectic Solvents (DES) – properties and application on various surfaces, oil and gas applications
  • Membrane separation of olefins – paraffin systems & flue gas purification
  • Computational chemistry – Density functional theory (DFT) and molecular dynamic simulations
  • Gas hydrates – Phase equilibrium predictions/experimentation and novel kinetic/thermodynamic inhibitor design


Texas A&M University at Qatar
Department of Chemical Engineering
Education City
Doha - Qatar
E-Mail: mert.atilhan (at)
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