Dr. Mouhsine  Galai

Dr. Mouhsine Galai

Research Scientist
Ibn Tofail University, Morocco


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Chemical Physics from Ibn Tofail University, Morocco

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Area of Interest:

Physics
100%
Chemical Physics
62%
Materials Physics
90%
Quantum Mechanics
75%
Microphysics
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Serrar, H., M. Galai, F. Benhiba, M. Ouakki and Z. Benzekri et al., 2018. Two derivatives of 7-amino-thiazolo[3,2-a]pyrimidine as inhibitors of mild steel corrosion in 1.0 M HCl solution: Part I: Synthesis of inhibitors and electrochemical study. J. Chem. Technol. Metall., 53: 324-335.
  2. Saqalli, L., M. Galai, N. Gharda, M. Sahrane and R. Ghailane et al., 2018. Corrosion inhibition of carbon steel by anthraquinones derivatives in 1.0 M HCl: Electrochemical and quantum calculations. Int. J. Electrochem. Sci., 13: 5096-5119.
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  3. Rbaa, M., M. Galai, M. El Faydy, Y. Lakhrissi, M. Ebn Touhami, A. Zarrouk and B. Lakhrissi, 2018. Synthesis and characterization of new quinoxaline derivatives of 8- hydroxyquinoline as corrosion inhibitors for mild steel in 1.0 M HCl medium. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 9: 172-188.
  4. Ouakki, M., M. Rbaa, M. Galai, B. Lakhrissi, E.H. Rifi and M. Cherkaoui, 2018. Experimental and quantum chemical investigation of imidazole derivatives as corrosion inhibitors on mild steel in 1.0 M hydrochloric acid. J. Bio Tribo-Corrosion, Vol. 4. 10.1007/s40735-018-0151-2.
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  5. Kadiri, L., Mo. Galai, M. Ouakki, Y. Essaadaoui and A. Ouass et al., 2018. Coriandrum sativum L. seeds extract as a novel green corrosion inhibitor for mild steel in 1.0 M hydrochloric and 0.5 M sulfuric solutions. Anal. Bioanal. Electrochem., 10: 249-268.
  6. Gharda, N., M. Galai, L. Saqalli, N. Habbadi and R. Ghailane et al., 2018. Linseed oil as a novel eco-friendly corrosion inhibitor of carbon steel in 1 M HCl. Surf. Rev. Lett. 10.1142/S0218625X18501482.
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  7. Galai, M., H. Benqlilou, M.E. Touhami, T. Belhaj, K. Berrami and H. El Kafssaoui, 2018. Comparative analysis for the corrosion susceptibility of copper alloys in sandy soil. Environ. Eng. Res., 23: 164-174.
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  8. El Kacimi, Y., M. Galai, K. Alaoui, R. Touir and M.E. Touhami, 2018. Surface morphology studies and kinetic-thermodynamic characterization of steels treated in 5.0 M HCl medium: Hot-dip galvanizing application. Anti-Corrosion Methods Mater., 65: 176-189.
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  9. Dkhireche, N., M. Galai, Y. El Kacimi, M. Rbaa, M. Ouakki, B. Lakhrissi and M.E. Touhami, 2018. New quinoline derivatives as sulfuric acid inhibitor’s for mild steel. J. Anal. Bioanal. Electrochem., 10: 111-135.
  10. Dahmani, K., M. Galai, A. Elhasnaoui, B. Temmar, A. El Hessni, M. Cherkaoui and A. Zarrouk, 2018. Environmental cinnamon extracts effect on electrodeposition of copper in an acidic bath. Portugaliae Electrochim. Acta, 36: 119-131.
  11. Alaoui, K., R. Touir, M. Galai, H. Serrar and M. Ouakki et al., 2018. Electrochemical and computational studies of some triazepine carboxylate compounds as acid corrosion inhibitors for mild steel. J. Bio Tribo-Corrosion, Vol. 4. 10.1007/s40735-018-0154-z.
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  12. Saqalli, L., M. Galai, F. Benhiba, N. Gharda and N. Habbadi et al., 2017. Experimental and theoretical studies of Alizarin as corrosion inhibitor for mild steel in 1.0 M HCl solution. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 8: 2455-2467.
  13. Rbaa, M., M. Galai, Y. El Kacimi, M. Ouakki, R. Touir, B. Lakhrissi and M. Ebn Touhami, 2017. Adsorption properties and inhibition of carbon steel corrosion in a hydrochloric solution by2-(4,5-diphenyl-4,5-dihydro-1h-imidazol-2-yl)-5-methoxyphenol. Portugaliae Electrochim. Acta, 35: 323-338.
  14. Rbaa, M., M. Galai, M. El Faydy, Y. El Kacimi, M. Ebn Touhami, A. Zarrouk and B. Lakhrissi, 2017. Synthesis, inhibition effects and thermodynamic studies of novel substituted quinoline son the corrosion of mild steel in 1 M HCl solution. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 8: 3529-3549.
  15. Rbaa, M., M. Galai, M. El Faydy, Y. El Kacimi, M. Ebn Touhami, A. Zarrouk and B. Lakhrissi, 2017. Synthesis and characterization of new benzimidazoles derivatives of 8-hydroxyquinoline as a corrosion inhibitor for mild steel in 1.0 M hydrochloric acid medium. Anal. Bioanal. Electrochem., 9: 904-928.
  16. M'hanni, N., M. Galai, T. Anik, M.E. Touhami, E.H. Rifi, Z. Asfari and R. Touir, 2017. Influence of additives selected calix[4]arenes on electroless copper plating using hypophosphite as reducing agent. Surf. Coatings Technol., 310: 8-16.
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  17. Gharda, N., M. Galai, L. Saqalli, M. Ouakki, N. Habbadi and R. Ghailane, 2017. Synthesis, structural properties and complex corrosion inhibition Cu (II) with amino acid (DL-α-Alanine). Oriental J. Chem., 33: 1665-1676.
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  18. Galai, M., M. Rbaa,Y. El Kacimi, M. Ouakki and N. Dkhirech et al., 2017. Anti-corrosion properties of some triphenylimidazole substituted compounds in corrosion inhibition of carbon steel in 1.0 M hydrochloric acid solution. Anal. Bioanal. Electrochem., 9: 80-101.
  19. Galai, M., M. El Faydy, Y. El Kacimi, K. Dahmani and K. Alaoui et al., 2017. Synthesis, characterization and anti-corrosion properties of novel quinolinol on C-steel in a molar hydrochloric acid solution. Portugaliae Electrochim. Acta, 35: 233-251.
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  20. Galai, M., J. Ouassir, M.E. Touhami, H. Nassali and H. Benqlilou et al., 2017. α-brass and (α+ β) brass degradation processes in Azrou soil medium used in plumbing devices. J. Bio Tribo-Corrosion, Vol. 3. 10.1007/s40735-017-0087-y.
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  21. Galai, M., H. Benqlilou, M. Ebn Touhami, T. Belhaj and K. Berrami et al., 2017. Nitrate effect on degradation processes of α,(α+β)-brasses in Moroccan Azrou soil medium. Anal. Bioanal. Electrochem., 9: 673-688.
  22. Elhousni, L., M. Galai, F.Z. ElKamraoui, N. Dkhireche, R. Touir and M. Ebn Touhami, 2017. Corrosion and scale studies of copper used in Moroccan industrial cooling water systems. Euro-Mediterr. J. Environ. Integr., Vol. 2. 10.1007/s41207-017-0024-y.
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  23. El Kaissi, Y., M. Allam, A. Koulou, M. Galai and M.E. Touhami, 2017. Influence of sodium acetate on electroless Ni-P deposits and effect of heat treatment on corrosion behavior. Int. J. Chem. Mol. Nucl. Mater. Metall. Eng., 11: 139-144.
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  24. El Kacimi, Y., M.A. Azaroual, R. Touir, M. Galai and K. Alaoui et al., 2017. Corrosion inhibition studies for mild steel in 5.0 M HCl by substituted phenyltetrazole. Euro-Mediterr. J. Environ. Integr., Vol. 2. 10.1007/s41207-016-0011-8.
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  25. El Faydy, M., M. Galai, M.E. Touhami, I.B. Obot, B. Lakhrissi and A. Zarrouk, 2017. Anticorrosion potential of some 5-amino-8-hydroxyquinolines derivatives on carbon steel in hydrochloric acid solution: Gravimetric, electrochemical, surface morphological, UV-visible, DFT and Monte Carlo simulations. J. Mol. Liquids, 248: 1014-1027.
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  26. Dahmani, K., M. Galai, M. Cherkaoui, A. El hasnaoui and A. El Hessni, 2017. Cinnamon essential oil as a novel eco-friendly corrosion inhibitor of copper in 0.5 M sulfuric acid medium. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 8: 1676-1689.
  27. Tiskar, M., M. Galai, M. Ebn Touhami, B. Satrani, M. Ghanmi, Y. El Ammari and A. Chaouch, 2016. Inhibition of carbon steel corrosion in hydrochloric solution with natural inhibitor case: Rosmarinus Officinalis L. Int. J. Acad. Stud., 2: 478-492.
  28. Tiskar, M., M. Galai, H. Elhadiri, M. Ebn Touhami and M. Sfaira et al., 2016. Juniperus phoenicea essential oil as green corrosion inhibitor for mild steel in molar hydrochloric acid. Materiaux Tech., Vol. 104. 10.1051/mattech/2017003.
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  29. Tazouti, A., M. Galai, R. Touir, M. Ebn Touhami and A. Zarrouk et al., 2016. Experimental and theoretical studies for mild steel corrosion inhibition in 1.0 M HCl by three new quinoxalinone derivatives. J. Mol. Liquids, 221: 815-832.
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  30. Rajib, B., M. Larif, G. Mouhssine, A. Elmidaoui, M. Ebn Touhami and A. Chaouch, 2016. Valorization of polyphenols extracted from olive mill wastewater as ecological corrosion inhibitor on carbon steel in acid medium. Der Pharm. Chem., 8: 145-153.
  31. Galai, M., M. El Gouri, O. Dagdag, Y. El Kacimi, A. Elharfi and M. Ebn Touhami, 2016. New hexa propylene glycol cyclotiphosphazene as efficient organic inhibitor of carbon steel corrosion in hydrochloric acid medium. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 7: 1562-1575.
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  32. Elhousni, L., M. Galai, F.Z. El Kamraoui, N. Dkhireche and M. Ebn Touhami et al., 2016. Study of sodium gluconate and cetyltrimethyl ammonium bromide as inhibitor for copper in Moroccan industrial cooling water systems. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 7: 2513-2525.
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  33. Elbadaoui, A., M. Galai, M. Cherkaoui and T. Guedira, 2016. Preparation and characterization of a vitreous phase and application as acorrosion inhibitor in acidic medium. Der Pharma Chem., 8: 214-221.
  34. El Kacimi, Y., R. Touir, M. Galai, R.A. Belakhmima and A. Zarrouk et al., 2016. Effect of silicon and phosphorus contents in steel on its corrosion inhibition in 5 M HCl solution in the presence of Cetyltrimethylammonium/KI. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 7: 371-381.
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  35. El Faydy, M., M. Galai, R. Touir, A. El Assyry and M. Ebn Touhami et al., 2016. Experimental and theoretical studies for steel XC38 corrosion inhibition in 1 M HCl by N-(8-hydroxyquinolin-5-yl)-methyl)-N-phenylacetamide. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 7: 1406-1416.
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  36. El Faydy, M., M. Galai, A. El Assyry, A. Tazouti and R. Touir et al., 2016. Experimental investigation on the corrosion inhibition of carbon steel by 5-(chloromethyl)-8-quinolinol hydrochloride in hydrochloric acid solution. J. Mol. Liquids, 219: 396-404.
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  37. Dagdag, O., M. Galai, M. Ebn Touhami, A. Essamri and A. El Harfi, 2016. Electrochemical study of the polymer behavior of an epoxy coating on carbon steel in 3% NaCl using polarization curves and SIE. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 7: 3454-3464.
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  38. Benabida, A., M. Galai, M. Cherkaoui and O. Dagdag, 2016. Potentials of nigella sativa oil as inhibition towards the corrosion of mild steel in neutral media. Anal. Bioanal. Electrochem., 8: 962-976.
  39. Alaoui, K., Y. El Kacimi, M. Galai, R. Touir, K. Dahmani, A. Harfi and M. Ebn Touhami, 2016. Anti-corrosive properties of polyvinyl-Alcohol for carbon steel in hydrochloric acid media: Electrochemical and thermodynamic investigation J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 7: 2389-2403.
  40. Alaoui, K., Y. El Kacimi, M. Galai, K. Dahmani, R. Touir, A. El Harfi and M.E. Touhami, 2016. Poly(1-phenylethene): As a novel corrosion inhibitor for carbon steel/hydrochloric acid interface. Anal. Bioanal. Electrochem., 8: 830-847.
  41. Methal, A., A. Koulou, M. El Bakri, M.E. Touhami and M. Galai et al., 2015. Green approach to corrosion inhibition of mild steel in 1 M HCl solutions by Monosaccharides derivatives. Maghrebian J. Pure Applied Sci., 1: 46-61.
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  42. Kassou, O., M. Galai, R.A. Ballakhmima, N. Dkhireche and A. Rochdi et al., 2015. Comparative study of low carbon steel corrosion inhibition in 200 ppm NaCl by amino acid compounds. J. Mater. Environ. Sci., 6: 1147-1155.
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  43. Hmimou, J., E.H. Rifi, A. Lebkiri, L. Chafki, M. Ebn Touhami, M. Galai and Z. Hatim, 2015. Removal of heavy metals from aqueous by the phosphate dehydrate dicalcium. Mor. J. Chem., 5: 605-613.
  44. Galai, M., M. El Gouri, O. Dagdag, Y. Kacimi, A. Harfi and M. Touhami, 2015. The effect of temperature on the inhibition of acid hydrochloric corrosion of carbon steel by hexa propylene glycol cyclotriphosphazene. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 7: 712-719.
  45. Elhadiri, H., S. Boughaba, M. Galai, E.H. Rifi and M. Cherkaoui, 2015. Study of corrosion Moroccan's currencies piece of a dirham (2002 type) in 3% NaCl environment. Der Pharm. Lett., 7: 228-240.
  46. El Hezzat, M., M. Assouag, H. Zarrok, Z. Benzekri and A. El Assyry et al., 2015. Correlated DFT and electrochemical study on inhibition behavior of ethyl 6-amino-5-cyano-2-methyl-4-(p-tolyl)-4H-pyran-3-carboxylate for the corrosion of mild steel in HCl. Der Pharm. Chem., 7: 77-88.
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  47. El Hezzat, M., H. Zarrok, Z. Benzekri, A. El Assyry and S. Boukhris et al., 2015. Electrochemical and theoretical evaluation of ethyl 6-amino-5-cyano-2-methyl-4-phenyl-4H-pyran-3-carboxylate as corrosion inhibitor for low carbon steel in 1.0 M HCl. Der Pharm. Lett., 7: 239-250.
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  48. Dahmani, K., M. Galai, A. Elhasnaoui, B. Temmar, A. El Hessni and M. Cherkaoui, 2015. Corrosion resistance of electrochemical copper coating realized in the presence of essential oils. Der Pharm. Chem., 7: 566-572.
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  49. Dagdag, O., M. Galai, M. Ebn Touhami and A. El Harfi, 2015. Study of the effect of the coating in a copper medium NaCl 3% by formulating a polymer-based oxide of hexaglycidyl dianiline phosphine ethylene triamine (HGEDAPT). Int. J. Innov. Applied Stud., 10: 295-304.
  50. Dagdag, O., M. El Gouria, M. Galai, M. Ebn Touhami, A. Essamri and A. Elharfi, 2015. Effect of temperature on the corrosion inhibition of carbon steel in 3 % NaCl by hexa propylene glycol cyclotriphosphazene. Der Pharm. Chem., 7: 284-293.
  51. Dagdag, O., M. El Gouri, M. Galai, R. Ziraoui, M. Ebn Touhami, A. Essamri and A. El Harfi, 2015. Theoretical studies of cyclophosphazene derivative as corrosion inhibitor for carbon steel in sodium chloride. Der Pharm. Chem., 7: 46-54.
  52. Dagdag, O., M. El Gouri, M. Galai, M. Ebn Touhami, A. Essamri and A. Elharfi, 2015. Application of hexa propylene glycol cyclotriphosphazene as corrosion inhibitor for copper in 3% NaCl solution. Der Pharm. Chem., 7: 114-122.
  53. Dagdag, O., M. El Gouri, M. Galai, M. Ebn Touhami, A. Essamri and A. El Harfi, 2015. The corrosion inhibition and adsorption behavior by compound based oncyclotriphosphazene on carbon steel in hydrochloric acid. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 7: 702-711.
  54. Dagdag, O., M. El Gouri, M. Galai, M. Ebn Touhami, A. Essamri and A. El Harfi, 2015. Influence of a derivative of cyclotriphosphazene as a corrosion inhibitor forcarbon steel in 3% NaCl medium. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 7: 712-720.
  55. Chafki, L., M. Galai, E.H. Rifi, R. Touir, M. Ebn Touhami, Z. Hatim and A. Tazouti, 2015. Corrosion inhibition of mild steel in 1 M HCl solution by hydroxyapatite. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 7: 44-53.
  56. Buanani, M., M. Ebn Touhami, R.A. Belakhmima and M. Galai, 2015. Use of full factorial design to study the effects of experimental factors in the electrode position of composite Ni-P + TiO2 coating. J. Chem. Pharm. Res., 7: 194-199.
  57. Larouj, M., Y. ELaoufir, H. Serrar, A. El Assyry and M. Galai et al., 2014. Inhibition effects and theoretical studies of novel synthesized pyrimidothiazine derivative as corrosion inhibitor for carbon steel in phosphoric acid solution. Der Pharma Chem., 6: 324-334.
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  58. Elaidi, H., I. Ismi, E. Rifi, M. Galai, R. Touir, M. Ebn Touhami and Z. Hatim, 2014. Study of the influence of amorphous tricalcium phosphate on corrosion inhibition of mild steel in hydrochloric acidic medium 1M. Int. J. Adv. Res. Technol., 3: 74-78.
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  59. Benabida, A., M. Galai, A. Zarrouk and M. Cherkaoui, 2014. Effects of linseed oil additive on the electroplating of tin on mild steel. Der Pharm. Chem., 6: 285-293.
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  60. Bahri, A., M. Belayachi, H. Zarok, A. Shaim and M. Galai et al., 2014. Electrochemical investigation of 6-methylquinoxaline-2,3(1H,4H)-dione aspotential corrosion inhibitor for carbon steel in hydrochloric acid solution. Der Pharm. Chem., 6: 110-118.
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  61. Serrar, H., M. Belayachi, A. Zarrouk, H. Oudda and M. Ebn Touhami et al., 2013. 2-(4-Chlorophenyl)-3-hydroxy-4,6-dioxo-8-phenyl-4,6-dihydropyrimido[2,1-b][1,3]thiazine-7-carbonitrile as corrosioninhibitor for carbon steel in acidic media. Der Pharm. Lett., 5: 173-181.
  62. Ezzaafrani, M., A. Ennaciri, M. Harcharras, R. Khaoulaf and M. Galai et al., 2013. Preparation and characterization of Mn(H2PO4)2.2H2O crystal inhibitor for ordinary mild steel corrosion in simulated cooling water using FTIR, XRD and electrochemical measurements. J. Chem. Acta, 2: 73-79.
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