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Added value to engineering education by ABET accreditation: a case study, Said AbuBakr. IACEE World Conference on Continuing Engineering Education, Valencia, Spain, May 17-19, 2012.

Best Practices in teaching process safety in chemical engineering curriculum, Said AbuBakr, Dan Crowl and others. AIChE Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, November 2012

Best practice by department chairs, Said AbuBakr, Mark Burns, and others. AIChE meeting, San Francisco, 2011

The Pulp and Paper Technology Advanced Workforce Training and Education Series. Volume II. AbuBakr, S. (2008).

The Effect of Fractionation on the Drying Behavior of Recycled Fibers. Alkhasawneh, H., Cameron J., AbuBakr S. Progress in Paper Recycling, Vol. 16, No.2, February 2007.

A finite Element Investigation of the Role of Adhesive in the Buckling Failure of Corrugated Fiberboard. Rahman, Adeeb and Abubakr, Said. 2004 Wood and Fiber Science Journal, 36(2) 2004, pp 260-268.

The Pulp and Paper Technology Advanced Workforce Training and Education Series. Volume II.  Chapter 6B:  Coating Operations.  AbuBakr, S.  (2008).

Development of Global Engineering Education in China for Western Michigan University Engineering Students. AbuBakr, S. (2007). 6th ASEE Global Colloquium of Engineering Education, October 2007, Istanbul, Turkey.

Development of Curriculum and International Experience to Prepare Engineers for the Global Market, AbuBakr, Said and others. (2006) Fifth ASEE Global Colloquium of Engineering Education, October , 2006,  Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Lessons Learned From the Process of Developing and Evaluating the New Generation Pressure Sensitive Adhesives. AbuBakr, Said. 2000. Proceedings, 2000 TAPPI Recycling Symposium; 2000 March 5-8; Washington, DC. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press. 1: 55-57.

Pilot Testing and Recycling Evaluation of Newly Developed Environmentally Benign Pressure Sensitive Adhesives. Abubakr, Said; Bormett, David 1998: In: Proceedings of the 1998 Recycling Symposium; 1998 March 8-12; New Orleans, LA. Atlanta, GA:TAPPI Press. 339-345.

Recycling of Three Holographic Stamp Stocks. Abubakr, Said; Bormett, David W.; Klungness, John; Ross Sutherland, Nancy; Fatah, Alim; Kunar, Rajendra 1996. In: Proceedings of the 1996 TAPPI pulping conference; 1996 October 27-31; Nashville, TN. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI PRESS: 407-409. Book 1.

Repulping and Cleaning of Recovered Paper: Undeliverable and Discarded Mail. Abubakr, Said; Bormett, David W.; Sykes, Marguerite S.; Klungness, John; Ross Sutherland, Nancy; Fatah, Alim; Kunar, Rajendra1996. In: Proceedings of the 1996 TAPPI pulping conference; 1996 October 27-31; Nashville, TN. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI PRESS: 410-417. Book 1.

New Approaches to Forest Sustainability. Abubakr, Said; Haney,. Alan; Kilgore, Michael A.; Daub, Betsy; Chapman, Kim; Bloomquist, Eric. 1997: In: Proceedings of the 1997 Environmental Conference & Exhibit; 1997 May 5-7; Minneapolis Convention Center. Minneapolis, MN. Atlanta GA: TAPPI PRESS. 477-478. Book 1.

Recycling Evaluation of New-Generation Environmentally Benign Pressure Sensitive Adhesives. AbuBakr, Said; Houtman, Carl; Bormett, Dave; Ross Sutherland, Nancy 1999. In: The Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc., 1999 spring convention and expo; 1999 April 11-14; Toronto, Canada. Bethesda, MD: Adhesive and Sealant Council, Inc.: 3 p.

Retention Mechanism of Metal Cations in Recycled and Never-Dried Pulps. Abubakr, Said M.; Hrutfiord, Bjorn F.; Reichert, Thomas W.; McKean, William T.1997. Tappi J. 80(2): 143-148.

Progress In Sustainable Forestry. Abubakr, Said; Lucier,. Alan A.; Kernohan, Brian J.; Haufler, Jonathan B.; Ohms, Dave 1997: In: Proceedings of the 1997 Environmental Conference & Exhibit; 1997 May 5-7; Minneapolis Convention Center. Minneapolis, MN. Atlanta GA: TAPPI PRESS. 607-608. Book 2.

Recycling Evaluation of Newly Developed Environmentally Benign Pressure Sensitive Adhesive for Postage Applications. Abubakr, Said; Peng, Joe 1998. In: Groflmann, H.; Galland, G.; Hanecker, E. Proc. PTS CTP deinking symposium 1998; Munich: Papiertechnische Stiftung. PTS Symposium PTS-SY 01/98: 510.

Retention Mechanism of Metal Cations in Recycled and Never-Dried Pulps. Abubakr, Said M.; Hrutfiord, Bjorn F.; Reichert, Thomas W.; McKean, William T.1997. Tappi J. 80(2): 143-148.

Progress In Sustainable Forestry. Abubakr, Said; Lucier,. Alan A.; Kernohan, Brian J.; Haufler, Jonathan B.; Ohms, Dave 1997: In: Proceedings of the 1997 Environmental Conference & Exhibit; 1997 May 5-7; Minneapolis Convention Center. Minneapolis, MN. Atlanta GA: TAPPI PRESS. 607-608. Book 2.

Recycling Evaluation of Newly Developed Environmentally Benign Pressure Sensitive Adhesive for Postage Applications. Abubakr, Said; Peng, Joe 1998. In: Groflmann, H.; Galland, G.; Hanecker, E. Proc. PTS CTP deinking symposium 1998; Munich: Papiertechnische Stiftung. PTS Symposium PTS-SY 01/98: 510.

Innovative Approach to Solving "Stickies" Problem and Developing Environmentally Benign Pressure Sensitive Adhesives Through Partnerships. AbuBakr, Said; Peng, Joe 1999. In: Proceedings of the 1999 TAPPI International Pulping Conference; 1999 April 18-21; Nashville, TN. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press. Vol. 2: 763-765.

Recycling Protocol Using a Pilot Laboratory to Evaluate Pressure Sensitive Adhesives. Bormett, David; Abubakr, Said; Peng, Joe; Kumar, Raj 1998: 346-354.

Mechanism of Retention of Metal Cations in Linerboard and Never-Dried Pulps. Abubakr, Said M.; Reichert, Thomas W.; Hrutfiord, Bjorn F.; McKean, William T. 1996. In: Proceedings of the 1996 Recycling symposium; 1996 March 3-6; New Orleans, LA. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI PRESS: 43-49.

Papermachine Runnability of Never Dried, Dried, and Enzymatically Treated Dried Pulp. Abubakr, S.; Rutledge-Cropsey, K.; Klungness, J.H.1996. In: Srebotnik Ewald; Messner, Kurt, eds. Biotechnology in the pulp and paper industry--recent advances in applied and fundamental research: Proceedings, 6th international conference on biotechnology in the pulp and paper industry; Vienna, Austria: Facultas-Universit‰tsverlag: 151-156.

Flexographic Newspaper Deinking: Treatment of Wash Filtrate Effluent by Membrane Technology. Chabot, Bruno; Krishnagopalan, Gopal A.; Abubakr, Said 1997. In: Proceedings, 4th research forum on recycling; 1997 October 7-9; Quebec, Canada. Montreal, Canada: Canadian Pulp and Paper Association: 233-242.

Flexographic Newspaper Deinking: Treatment of Wash Filtrate Effluent by Membrane Technology. J PULP AND PAPER SCIENCE: VOL. 25 NO. 10 OCTOBER 1999 pp. 337-343. B. CHABOT, G. A. KRISHNAGOPALAN and S. ABUBAKR.

Effect of Ultrafiltration Permeate Recycling on Deinking Efficiency of Flexo-Printed Newspapers. Chabot, Bruno; Krishnagopalan, Gopal A.; Abubakr, Said 1998. Progress in Paper Recycl.: 28-38 (August).

A Pilot Plant Study of the Recyclability of Pressure Sensitive Adhesives (PSA). Crossley, Bruce R.; Grimes, David B.; Abubakr, Said; Kumar, Rajendra 1998: In: Proceedings of the 1998 Recycling Symposium; 1998 March 8-12; New Orleans, LA. Atlanta, GA:TAPPI Press. 469-473.

A Pilot Plant Study of the Recyclability of Pressure Sensitive Adhesives (PSA). Crossley, Bruce R.; Grimes, David B.; Abubakr, Said; Kumar, Rajendra. 2000. Proceedings, 2000 TAPPI Recycling Symposium; 2000 March 5-8; Washington, DC. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press. 2: 594-601.

Quantification of Micro Stickies. Doshi, Mahendra; Dyer, Jeffrey; Aziz, Salman; Jackson, Kristine; Abubakr, Said 1999. In: Doshi, Mahendra R.; Dyer, Jeffrey J., eds. Paper recycling challenge: Vol. IV. Process control and mensuration. Appleton, WI: Doshi & Assoc.: 119-122.

Industrial Scale-Up of Fiber Loading on Deinked Wastepaper. Heise, Oliver; Klungness, John; Fineran, William, Jr.; Tan, Freya; Sykes, Marguerite; Abubakr, Said; Eisenwasser, Jacob1996. In: Proceedings of the 1996 TAPPI pulping conference; 1996 October 27-31; Nashville, TN. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI PRESS: 895-900. Book 2.

Industrial Scaleup of Enzyme-Enhanced Deinking of Nonimpact Printed Toners. Heise, Oliver U.; Unwin, Jay P.; Klungness, John H.; Fineran, William G., Jr.; Sykes, Marguerite; Abubakr, Said 1996. Tappi J. 79(3): 207-212.

Lightweight, High-Opacity Paper: Process Costs and Energy Use Reduction. Klungness, John H.; Pianta, Fabienne; Stroika, Mathew L.; Sykes, Marguerite; Tan, Freya; AbuBakr, Said 1999. In: Brogdon, Brian N.; Hart, Peter W.; Walker, Colleen C.; eds. Fundamental advances and innovations in the pulp and paper industry. New York, NY: American Institute of Chemical Engineers: AIChE Symposium Series 322. 95: 99-102.

Reduction of Greenhouse Gasses by Fiber-Loaded Lightweight, High-Opacity Newsprint Production. Klungness, John H.; Stroika, Matthew, L.; AbuBakr, Said M. 1999. In: Proceedings of the 1999 TAPPI International Pulping Conference; 1999 April 18-21; Nashville, TN. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press. Vol. 1: 123-127.

Engineering Analysis of Lightweight High-Opacity Newsprint Production by Fiber Loading. Klungness, John H.; Stroika, Matthew L.; Sykes, Marguerite S.; AbuBakr, Said M.; Witek, Werner; Heise, Oliver U. 1999. In: Proceedings of TAPPI 99 preparing for the next millennium; 1999 March 1-4; Atlanta, GA. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press: 1047-1053.

Fiber Loading: Theory and Applications. Klungness, John H.; Sykes, Marguerite S.; Tan, Freya; Abubakr, Said 1997. In: Proceedings of the 4th international refining conference; 1997 March 18-20; Fiuggi, Italy. United Kingdom, England: Pira International: 1-10.

Effect of Fiber Loading on Paper Properties. Klungness, John H.; Sykes, Marguerite S.; Tan, Freya; Abubakr, Said; Eisenwasser, Jacob D. 1996. Tappi J. 79(3): 297-301.

Process Water Recovery: Dissolved Air Flotation Compared to High Shear Rate Separation. Klungness, John H.; Tan, Freya; Gleisner, Rolland, Abubakr, Said 1998. In: Proceedings of the 1998 TAPPI Recycling Symposium; 1998 March 8-12; New Orleans, LA. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press: 123-132.

Preventing Loss and Restoring Water Retention Values to Pulp by Fiber Loading. Klungness, John H.; Ahmed, Aziz; Sykes, Marguerite S.; AbuBakr, Said. 2000. Proceedings, 2000 TAPPI Recycling Symposium; 2000 March 5-8; Washington, DC. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press. 2: 663-666.

Utilization of Nontraditional Species. Myers, Gary C.; Barbour, R. Jamie; Abubakr, Said. 1997: In: Proceedings of the 1997 Environmental Conference & Exhibit; 1997 May 5-7; Minneapolis Convention Center. Minneapolis, MN. Atlanta GA: TAPPI PRESS. 131-138. Book 1.

Small-Diameter Trees Used for Chemithermomechanical Pulps. Myers, Gary C.; Barbour, R. James; AbuBakr, Said 1999. In: Proceedings of the 1999 TAPPI International Pulping Conference; 1999 April 18-21; Nashville, TN. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press. Vol. 2: 481-490.

Performance of Enzymatically Deinked Recovered Paper on Paper Machine Runnability. Rutledge-Cropsey, Kathie; Klungness, John H.; Abubakr, Said M. 1998. Tappi J. 81(2): 148-151.

Pulpability of Beetle-Killed Spruce. Scott, Gary M.; Bormett, David W.; Sutherland, Nancy Ross; Abubakr, Said; Lowell, Eini 1996. USDA Forest Serv. Res. Pap. FPL-RP-557. 8 p.

Beetle-Killed Spruce Utilization in the Kenai Peninsula. Scott, Gary M.; Bormett, David W.; Ross Sutherland, Nancy; Abubakr, Said; Lowell, Eini 2000. Tappi J. p. 48. (June)

Bleachability of Recycled Fibers Deinked With Enzyme Preparations. Sykes, Marguerite; Klungness John; Abubakkr, Said; Tan, Frey 1996. In: Proceedings of the 1996 Recycling symposium; 1996 March 3-6; New Orleans, LA. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI PRESS: 63-67.

Stickie Removal Using Neutral Enzymatic Repulping and Pressure Screening. Sykes, M; Klungness J; Gleisner, R; Abubakr, S. 1998. In: Proceedings, TAPPI 1998 recycling symposium; 1998 March 8-12; New Orleans, LA. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI: 291-297.

Enzymatic Removal of Stickie Contaminants. Sykes, Marguerite S.; Klungness, John H.; Tan, Freya; Abubakr, Said 1997. In: Proceedings of the 1997 TAPPI pulping conference; 1997 October 19-23; San Francisco, CA. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press: 687-691.

Biotechnology: Working With Nature to Improve Forest Resources and Products. Sykes, Marguerite; Yang, Vina; Blankenburg, Julie; AbuBakr, Said 1999. In: Proceedings of the 1999 TAPPI International Pulping Conference; 1999 April 18-21; Nashville, TN. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press. Vol. 2: 631-637.

Environmentally Benign Linerless Self-Adhesive Coil Stamps: R&D and Recycling Studies. Tsujimoto, Kim K.; LaBrosse, Paul; Abubakr, Said; Stagg, Tim V.; Donermeyer, Don 1998: 525-535.

Characterization of Ultrafiltration for Flexographic Newsprint Deinking. Upton, Bradley H.; Krishnagopalan, Gopal A.; Abubakr, Said 1996. In: Hart, Peter W., ed., Brogdon, Brian N., Joseph, James C.; Roy, Biran P., co-eds. Fundamentals and applications in pulping, papermaking, and chemical preparation: the 1995 Forest Products symposium. New York, NY: American Institute of Chemical Engineers: AIChE Symposium Ser. 311: (92): 152-159.

Deinking Flexographic Newsprint: Using Ultrafiltration to Close the Water Loop. Upton, Bradley H.; Krishnagopalan, Gopal A.; Abubakr, Said 1997. Tappi J. 80(2): 155-164.

Ultrafiltrative Deinking of Flexographic ONP: The Role of Surfactants. Upton, Bradley H.; Krishnagopalan, Gopal A.; Abubakr, Said 1999. Tappi J. 82(11): 104-114.

Deposition Analysis of Pressure Sensitive Adhesives. Venditti, Richard A.; Zhang, C.; Buchanan, C.G.; Gilbert, Richard D.; Abubakr, Said; Bormett, David 1998. In: Deposition analysis of pressure sensitive adhesives. Proceedings, Tappi, 1998 recycling symposium; 1998 March 8-12; New Orleans, LA. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press: 475-482.

The Effect of Release Liner Materials on Adhesive Contaminants, Paper Recycling and Recycled Paper Properties. Venditti, Richard; Gilbert, Richard; Zhang, Andy; Abubakr, Said. 2000. Proceedings, 2000 TAPPI Recycling Symposium; 2000 March 5-8; Washington, DC. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI Press. 2: 579-591.

Expanding Research Horizons: USDA Forest Service Initiative for Developing Recycled Paper Technology. Proc 3d International symposium; 1994; Center for International Trade in Forest Products.

Recycling: Supply, Economics, Environment, and Technology. 1995 Recyclying Symposium. Panel Discussion Roundtable Moderator: S. Abubakr, USDA Forest Service Forest Products Laboratory.

Extending Fiber Resources: Fiber Loading Recycled Fiber And Mechanical Pulps For Lightweight, High Opacity Paper. Proc China paper conference; Tappi Press, p. 1-6.

Novel Lightweight, High-Opacity Papers Made From Mechanical Pulps. Proc 2001 intl mechanical pulping conference; 2001; pp 95-101.

Environmentally Benign USPS Stamps: Baseline Pilot Recycling Results. Proc 1998 Pulping Conf; pp. 193-203.

Fiber Fractionation as a Method of Improving Handsheet Properties After Repeated Recycling. Vol.78, No.5 Tappi Journal, pp123-126.

Packaging Grade Kraft Pulp from Small-Diameter Softwood. Proc 2000 TAPPI pulping/process and product quality conf; 2000. PACKAGING GRADE KRAFT PULP FROM SMALL-DIAMETER SOFTWOOD Aziz Ahmed, Gary C. Myers, and Said AbuBakr USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory.

Lightweight, High-Opacity Bible Paper by Fiber Loading. Proc Europe 2000 conference: 2000 JUNE 21-23; Berlin, Germany. Intertech: 15 pp.

Compatibility of Pressure Sensitive Adhesives With Recycling Unit Operaitons. Fundamental Advances in the Pulp and Paper Industry. none. Fundamental Advances in the Pulp and Paper Industry 159 AIChE Symposium Series No. 322, Vol. 95, 1999.

Upgrading Recovered Paper With Enzyme Pretreatment and Pressurized Peroxide Bleaching. Progress in Paper Recycling /August 1996 pp. 39-45. none. Marguerite Sykes, John H. Klungness, Said Abubakr, and Freya Tan.

Extending Fiber Resources: Fiber Loading Recycled Fiber and Mechanical Pulps for Lightweight, High Opacity Paper. Proc China paper conf; 1999 NOVEMBER 09-10; Beijing, China. 6 pp.

Environmentally Sound Alternatives for Upgrading Mixed Office Waste. Proc 1995 Intl environmental conf; 1995 May 7-10; Atlanta, GA. In: Proceedings of the 1995 International environmental conference; 1995 May 7-10; Atlanta, GA. Atlanta, GA: TAPPI PRESS: 445-448; 1995.

Biosulfite Pulping using Ceriporiopsis subvermispora. Proc 6th international Converence on Biotechnology in the Pulp and Paper industry.

Enhanced removal of toners from office waste papers by microbial cellulases. Proc 6th Intl Conf on Biotechnology in the Pulp and Paper Industry.

United States Postal Service Efforts to Develop an Environmentally Benign Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive for Postage Stamp Applications. Proc world adhesives conference 2000; pp. 1-8.

The Effect Of Release Liner Materials On Adhesive Contaminants, Paper Recycling And Recycled Paper Properties. TAPPI Proceedings, 2000 TAPPI Recycling Symposium; pp. 579-591.

Effect of Ultrafiltration Permeate Recycling on Deinking Efficiency of Flexo-Printed Newspapers. Progress in Paper Recycling / August 1998; pp. 28-38.

The Influence of Clay Addition on Flotation Deinking. 1995 Recycling Symposium. TAPPI Proceedings. pp. 257-267.

Small diameter trees used for thermomechanical pulps. TAPPI JOURNAL, Vol. 82: No. 10. October 1999. pp. 105-109.

Value-Added Mechanical Pulps For Light Weight, High Opacity Paper. Proceedings of the 1998 TAPPI pulping conference; 1998 OCTOBER 25-29; Montreal, Canada.


 
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