Khaldoon A. Mourad

List of Publications 

Book Chapters

1.                Mourad, K.A. and Berndtsson, R., 2012. Grapes as an alternative crop for water saving. In: Ralph P.M. and Christopher K.S. ed. Grapes: Cultivation, Varieties and Nutritional Uses. Nova Science Publishers. ISBN: 978-1-62100-016-7


1.                Mourad, K.A., Gaese, H. and Jabarin, S.A., 2010. Economic value of tree fruit production in Jordan Valley from a virtual water perspective. Water Resources Management, 24(10), pp. 2021-2034.

2.                Mourad, K.A., Berndtsson, J.C. and Berndtsson, R., 2011. Potential fresh water saving using greywater in toilet flushing in Syria. Journal of Environmental Management, 92(10), pp. 2447-2453.

3.                Mourad, K.A. and Berndtsson, R. 2011. Potential water saving from rainwater harvesting in Syria. Journal of Water Management and Research, 67, pp.113-117.

4.                Mourad, K. A. and Berndtsson, R., 2011. Syrian water resources between the present and the future. Air, Soil, and Water Research, 4, pp.93–100. DOI: 10.4137/ASWR.S8076

5.                Mourad, K.A. and Berndtsson, R., 2012. Water status in the Syrian water basins. Open Journal of Modern Hydrology, 2, pp.15-20. DOI: 10.4236/ojmh.2012.21003

6.                Mourad, K., Berndtsson, R., Abu-El-Sha'r, W., and Qudah M.A., 2012. Modeling tool for air stripping and carbon adsorbers to remove trace organic contaminants. International Journal of Thermal & Environmental Engineering, 4(1), pp. 99-106. DOI: 10.5383/ijtee.04.01.014      

7.                Mourad, K. A. and Berndtsson, R., 2012. Analysis of agricultural production in Syria from a virtual water flow perspective. Journal of Agricultural Science and Applications, 1(3), pp 60-66. 

8.                Mourad, K. A., Berndtsson, R. And Aggestam, K., 2013. Can integrated water resources management contribute to sustainable peace in the Middle East? Journal of Geosciences and Environment Protection. 1(1), 1-8. DOI: 10.4236/gep.2013.11001

9.                Mourad, K. A., Silveira Neto, J.W., Pinto, F.A., and Santos.. M.G. 2015. Culture of Medicinal Plants in the city of Fortaleza as a proposal for the sustainable development of the municipality. International Journal of Life Science and Engineering, 1(4), 177-182.   

10.            Mourad, K. A., and Alshihabi, O. 2015. Assessment of future Syrian water resources supply and demand         by                  WEAP            model.           Hydrological Sciences  Journal. 61(2), 393-401.

11.            Mendonça Vian, C.E., Silveira  Neto, J.W., Sousa Andrade, A.C. and Mourad, K.A. 2016. Using Rice Husks in Water Purification in Brazil, International Journal of Environmental Planning and Management. 2(3), 15-19.

12.            Mourad, K.A. and Yimer, S.M. 2017. The socio-economic potential of Rainwater harvesting in Ethiopia.         Sustainable    Agriculture    Research.       6(1),               73-79.            DOI:  

13.            Aboniyo, J., Umulisa, D., Bizimana, A., Kwisanga, J.M.P., and Mourad, K.A. 2017. National Water Resources Management Authority for A Sustainable Water Use in Rwanda. Sustainable Resources Management Journal, 2(3): 01-15. DOI:

14.            Ng’ang’a, G.J., Isiah, M.J. and Mourad, K.A. 2017. Soil and Water Conservation in Thika-Chania catchment, Kenya. Int. J. of Sustainable Water and Environmental Systems, 9(2): 59-65. 

15.            Aboniyo, J., and Mourad, K.A. 2017. The Role of Community Based Organization In Transferring Climate Change Information In Rwanda.  Res. J. Environ. Sci., 11(4), 156-169. DOI: 10.3923/rjes.2017



Under review 


1.                Ng’ang’a, G.J., Mourad, K.A. and Sang J. (submitted). Effectiveness of Contour Farming and Filter Strips on Ecosystem Services. Applied Water Science