Dr. Khalil A. Ziq

Dr. Khalil A. Ziq |Clyto Access

King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals

Organizing Committee Member

Expertise: Magnetic properties of nanostructure, Bio-magnetism


Research Activity
  • Superconductivity: Magnetic and Thermodynamics properties.
  • Semiconductors: magnetic properties of ZnO doped with transition metals.
  • Magnetic properties of Glasses and Spin-Glasses, induced anisotropy, and reentrant behavior.
  • Bio-magnetism: Effects of gas-adsorption Magnetic properties of blood.
  • Magnetic properties of nanostructure.
Instrumentation and experimental skills:
  • Designed and built vibrating sample magnetometer for measuring 2 and 3-dimentional vector magnetization.                        
  • Rotational Magnetization processes.                                   
  • SQUID magnetometer.
  • Designed new ac technique for vortex shaking in superconductors.
  • Designed and built various new experiments and demonstrations for graduate and undergraduate teaching labs.
International collaborations:

Iowa State University: P.C. Canfield, and D. K. Finnemore: Iowa State University. Scaling Behavior in Borocarbide and in stripe phase superconductors 1997-2001.
Warwick University: D. Holland, and C. F. McConville “Surface structure and properties of praseodymium silicate glasses”1995-2002.
Jordan Univ. of Science and Technology  M. Khaier, M Elbbis: “Pinning properties of Gd-Y(123) High temperature superconductors 1998-2001.
Yarmouk University: Y. Hamam and H. Ghannem.  Magnetic Polymers in progress.
M. M. Abdelhadi: Hail Community College “Synthesis and characterization of colossal magnetoresistance (CMR) materials doped with magnetic ions. Funded project (2005-2006).
Esam Abdulhafidh “Sub-micron size Defects in superconductors and in Polymers using Positron annihilation technique”. September 2003.
 Lab Development

Research lab: 
Set up a state of the art Superconductivity and Magnetism Lab. The Lab includes:
  • Computerized Vibrating Sample Magnetometer.
  • Home made Rotational Magnetometer.
  • Home made DC and AC Resistivity Setup.

Related Conferences :

World Summit on Nanotechnology and Nanomedicine Research