Dr. Thameur Chaibi
GIZ Liaison Office for the African Union, Support to Pan African University
+216 94 969 337
Ph.D., Agriculture and Climate Technology Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (S.L.U), Sweden 2003
M. Sc., Agriculture Bio-systems and Technologies Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (S.L.U), Sweden
Engineer Diploma, Hydraulic and Rural Engineering National Institute of Agronomy in Tunis (I.N.A.T)
Energy efficiency and renewable energy
Modeling the water/food/energy nexus
Water valuation and pricing
PublicationsM.T.Chaibi, O.Mahjoub (2013), Status and Development of Water Resources in Northern Africa - Quantitative and Qualitative Evaluation- Book Edited by the Network of African Science Academies (NASAC) and the German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina (chapter in press)
M. Thameur Chaibi (2011), Greenhouse with Integrated Solar Desalination for Arid Regions -Process System and Development-, Eds LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN-13: 978-3-8465-2962-1, 196 pages.
Karim Bourouni, M. Thameur Chaibi, Ali Al Taee, (2011), Water Desalination by humidification and dehumidification of air, sweater greenhouse process, in Solar Energy Conversion and Photoenergy Systems, Eds. J.Blanco Galvez, Sixto Malato Rodriguez, Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), Eolss Publishers, Oxford, UK, , Vol IV, 63p
Karim Bourouni, M. Thameur Chaibi, (2009), Solar energy for application to desalination in Tunisia, description of a demonstration project, T.M. Mason and A. Mor (eds.) , Renewable Energy in the Middle East, DOI 10.1007/978-1-4020-9892-5-8, Springer Science + Business media B.V. 2009, Chap 8, 125-149
M.T. Chaibi, and Ali M. El-Nashar (2009), Solar Thermal Processes, A Review of Solar Thermal Energy Technologies, G. Micale et al. (eds.), Seawater Desalination, Green Energy and Technology, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Chap 6, 131, 162.
M.T. Chaibi, K. Bourouni, M.M. Bassem, (2013) Experimental Analysis of the Performance of a Mechanical Geothermal Water Cooling Tower in South Tunisia, American journal of Energy Research, Vol. 1, No. 1, 1-6.
M.T. Chaibi (2013) Thermal Solar Desalination Technologies for Small-Scale Irrigation, American journal of Energy Research, (under press)
W.Chouaieb , M. T. Chaibi (2013), Performance evaluation of condensation irrigation system under arid climate condition, Journal of Energy and Power Engineering (accepted)
B. Yousefi , S.Boroomandnasab and M. T. Chaibi (2012), Assessment of the Performance of Condensation Irrigation System: First Results, World Rural Observations 2012;4(3)
Bourouni, K., Bassem, M.M. & M.T. Chaïbi, M.T. (2008) Numerical Study of Coupled Heat and Mass Transfer in a Geothermal Water Cooling Tower, Energy Conservation and Management, Volume 49, (5), 988-994.
Chaibi M.T. and Bourouni, K. 2007. Development of Solar Desalination Systems Concepts for Irrigation in Arid Areas Conditions, NATO Security through Science Series C: Environmental Security, 19-32.
Bourouni, K. and Chaibi, M.T. 2007. Optimizing coupling small desalination to solar collectors: a case study. NATO Security through Science Series C: Environmental Security, 83-92
Chaibi, M.T. & T. Jilar, T. 2005. Effects of a Solar Desalination Module integrated in greenhouse Roof on Light Transmission and Crop Growth. Biosystems Engineering, Volume 90 (3), 319-330.
Bourouni, K. & Chaibi, M.T. 2004. Modelling of heat and mass transfer in horizontal-tube falling film condenser for brackish water desalination in remote areas. Desalination Journal, 166, 17-24.
Chaibi, M.T. & Jilar, T. 2004. System design, operation and performance of roof integrated desalination in greenhouses. Solar Energy Journal, 76 (5), 545-561.
Bourouni, K., Bouden, C. & Chaibi, M.T. 2003, Feasibility investigation of coupling a desalination prototype functioning by Aero-Evapo-Condensation with solar units, International Journal of Nuclear Desalination, 1 (1),116-131
Chaibi, M.T. 2002, Validation of a Simulation Model for Water Desalination in a Greenhouse Roof through Laboratory Experiments and Conceptual Parameter Discussions, Desalination journal, 142 (1), 65-78
Bourouni, K., Chaibi, M.T., Tadrist, L. 2001, Water desalination by humidification and dehumidification: state of the art, Desalination Journal, 137, 167–176
Bourouni, K., Chaibi, M.T., Tadrist, L. 2001, Analytical Analyze of heat transfer in liquid film dripping around horizontal tube, Desalination Journal, 141, 7-13.
Chaibi, M.T. 2000, Analysis by simulation of a solar still integrated in a greenhouse roof, Desalination Journal, 128 (2), 123-138.