Hind Barghash


Asst. Prof. Dr. Hind Barghash
Assistant Professor
Department of Engineering

GUtech, PO Box 1816, Athaibah PC 130, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. Room: 1128
+968 2206 1128 (office)


Short biogaphy:

Dr.Hind a B.Sc, M.Sc, and PhD in Environmental Engineering with more than 12 years experience in teaching and research activities in the area of Environmental Engineering in role as Projects' leader/member, Postdoctoral fellow and assistant professor. she was assigned as an assistant Professor since June 2006. Dr. Hind received grants for research projects in the area of wastewater, management and technology; air pollution (smart monitoring system of air quality and dust modeling for selected industrial zone in Oman). Her current research interest include constructed wetland and sustainable…

  • PhD , Environmental Engineering, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia, 2008.
  • MSc , Environmental Engineering, Al-Mustansyiriyah Uiversity, Iraq, 2002.
  • BSc , Environmental Engineering, Al-Mustansyiriyah Uiversity, Iraq, 1998.
  • Water and Wastewater Engineering
  • Sea Water Desalination
  • Solid Waste Managment
  • Sustainable Construction/Green building
  • Light and Noise Pollution
  • Integrated Water Resources Managment

Research Areas

  • Wastewater Treatment technology, Recycling and recovery.
  • Water Desalination System; Design & Modeling.
  • Water and Wastewater Managements
  • Environmental Monitoring , Controlling, & Managements systems
  • Environmental Impact assessments and policies
  • Air Pollution: monitoring, and controlling system.
  • Optimization & Process Kinetics
  • Sustainable construction (Indoor and outdoor environmental quality)
  • Energy production Using Natural resources (biomass)

Research Projects

  • Project title: Smart System of Industrial Air Pollution, Monitoring, Prediction and Management Framework
    Period: 11/2009–11/2015
    Role: Co-principle Investigator
    Funded by: The Research Council of Oman (TRC)
  • Project title: Kinetics and Up-Scaling of Liquid State Bioconversion and Bio-Dewatering Process of Sewage Treatment Plant Sludge
    Period: 11/2008–11/2010
    Role: Main Researcher
    Funded by: Research University Grant (RUGS), UPM
  • Project title: Scale-up Bio-dewatering of STP Sludge by Fungal Microbes through LSB and SSB . 67116 (Consultancy/Commercial Research – Project No. 9)
    Period: 12/2003–06/2008
    Role: Main Researcher
    Funded by: IWK/UPM Contract Research
    Porject description:

    67116 (Consultancy/Commercial Research - Project No. 9)


Peer Reviewed Journals
Conference Papers
Other Articles
Published Books
  • Rahman, R., Ahmadun,F (2012). “Biotechnology Development In Agriculture,Industry And Health:Current Industrial Applications And Future Trends”, Vol.1, 2012. ISBN 978-983-52-0900-0., UTM, Malaysia: UTM.

Trainings taken
  • Professional Development Days, 10/09/2017 – 14/09/2017, GUtech.
  • IPTA Research &Development Expo 2005, 2005.
  • PRPI 2008, 2008.
  • ITEX 2009, 2009.
  • PECIPTA-Malaysia, 2009.
Participation in competitions