Iqbaal Abdurrokhman

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral fellow



Research Interests

Synthesis and characterization of ionic liquids & deep eutectic solvent for energy and separation applications.

Selected Publications

  • Protic Ionic Liquids Based on the Alkyl-Imidazolium Cation: Effect of the Alkyl Chain Length on Structure and Dynamics. Iqbaal Abdurrokhman, Khalid Elamin, Olesia Danyliv, Mohammad Hasani, Jan Swenson, and Anna Martinelli. J. Phys. Chem. B, 2019, 123, 18, 4044–4054
  • Solvent-free synthesis of protic ionic liquids. Synthesis, characterization and computational studies of triazolium based ionic liquids. Eduardo Maurina Morais, Iqbaal Abdurrokhman, Anna Martinelli. Journal of Molecular Liquids, 2022, 360, 119358
  • Exploiting low-grade waste heat to produce electricity through supercapacitor containing carbon electrodes and ionic liquid electrolytes. Mazharul Haque, Iqbaal Abdurrokhman, Alexander Idström, Qi Li, Azega Rajaras, Anna Martinelli, Lars Evenäs, Per Lundgren, Peter Enoksson. Electrochimica Acta, 2022, 403, 139640


Ph.D., Materials Science (Chemistry and Chemical Engineering), Chalmers University of Technology, Göteborg, Sweden, 2021

M.Sc., Chemical Engineering, NTUST, Taipei, Taiwan, 2016

B.Eng., Chemical Engineering, ITS, Surabaya, Indonesia, 2014

Professional Profile

2023-present : Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
2022-2023: Postdoctoral researcher, Université du Littoral Côte d'Opale, Dunkerque, France


KAUST Affiliations

PSE - Physical and Engineering Division

Research Interests Keywords

Ionic liquids Deep eutectic solvents Vibrational spectroscopy