Selected Publications

Edited Books

S. Al-Malaika, A. Golovoy, C.A. Wilkie, (Eds), "Specialty Polymer Additives: Principles and Applications" Blackwell Science, London, ISBN 0-632-05338-0, 484 pages (2001).
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S. Al-Malaika, A. Golovoy, C.A. Wilkie, (Eds), "Chemistry and Technology of Polymer Additives" Blackwell Science, London, ISBN 0 632 05338 0, 294 pages (1999).
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S. Al-Malaika (Ed.), "Reactive Modifiers for Polymers", Blackie Academic and Professional, Chapman and Hall, London, ISBN 0-7514 0265 6, 400 pages (1997).
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Selection of Journal Articles and Reviews

S. Al-Malaika, E. Eddiyanto "Reactive Processing of Polymers: Effect of Bifunctional and Trifunctional Comonomers on Melt Grafting of Glycidyl Methacrylate" Polyn Degrad Stab, 95, 353-362 (2010)

N Tz Dintcheva, S. Al-Malaika, F.P. LaMantia “Effect of extrusion and photoxidation on PE-Clay nanocomposites”, Polym Degrad Stab, 94, 1571-1588 (2009)

K.Doudin, A. Ahmad, S. Al-Malaika, “reactive processing of polymers: structural characterisation of products by 1H and 13C NMR spectroscopic techniques for glycidyl methacrylate grafting reactions on EPR in absence and presence of a reactive comonomer”, Polym Degrad Stab, 94, 1599-1614 (2009)

S. Al-Malaika, C. Hewitt and H. H. Sheena, “Photodegradable Polymers” in ‘Handbook of Photochemistry and Photophysics of Polymer Systems’ N S Allen (editor), Wiley, ISBN 9780470137993, 603-626 (2010)

S.Al-Malaika, X Peng “Stabilisation of metallocene ethylene-1-octene copolymer during melt extrusion”, Polym Degrad Stab. 93, 1619-1631 (2008)

S.Al-Malaika, X. Peng, “Metallocene ethylene 1-octene copolymers: Effect of extrusion conditions on thermal oxidation of polymerswith different comonomer content”, Polym Degrad Stab, 92, 2136-2149 (2007)

S. Al-Malaika, X. Peng, H. Watson, “Metallocene ethylene 1-octene copolymers: Influence of comonomer content on thermo mechanical, rheological and thermo-oxidative behaviours before and after processing in an internal mixer”, Polym Degrad Stab, 91, 3131-3148 (2006)

S. Al-Malaika and H. H. Sheena, “Antioxidants”, Encyclopedia of Chemical Processing, R M Goodman and J W Steed (Eds), Marcel Dekker, ISBN 0-8247-5563-4, pp. 81-100 (2005)

S. Al-Malaika, and W. Kong, "Reactive Processing of Polymers: Functionalisation of ethylene propylene diene terpolymer inpresence and absence of coagentand effect of functionalised EPDM on compatibilisation of PET/EPDM blends", Polym Degrad Stab., 90, 1197-210 (2005).

S. Al-Malaika, “Perspectives in Stabilisation of Polyolefins”, in: Advances in Polymer Series-169, Long term Properties of Polyolefins,  A.C.Albertsson (Ed), Springer-Verlag, , Berlin, ISBN 3-540-40769-3,  pp. 121-150 (2004)

S.Al-Malaika,  “Oxidative degradation and stabilisation of polymers”, Int. Materials Reviews, 48(3), 165-185 (2003)

S. Al-Malaika, and W. Kong, "Reactive Processing of Polymers: Melt Grafting of Glycidyl Methacrylate on Ethylene Propylene Copolymer in the Presence of a Coagent", J. App. Polym. Sci., 79, 1401-1415 (2001).

S. Al-Malaika and S. Issenhuth, "The Antioxidant Role of Vitamin E in Polymers – IV: Reaction Products of dl-alpha-tocopherol with Lead Dioxide and with Polyolefins, Polymer, 42(7), 2915-2939 (2001).

S. Al-Malaika, Stabilisation of Polymers, Mark Encyclopedia of Polymer Science & Technology, 3rd Ed., Wiley, Interscience, online publication date Nov. 2001.

S. Al-Malaika, S. Issenhuth and D. Burdick, The Antioxidant Role of Vitamin E in Polymers V: Separation of Stereoisomers and Characterisation of other Oxidation Products of dl-alpha-tocopherol formed in Polyolefins during Melt Processing, Polym Deg and Stab., 73, 491-503 (2001).