Dr. Khurram  Mehboob

Dr. Khurram Mehboob

Associate Professor
King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia


Highest Degree
PostDoc. in Nuclear Engineering from Kyung Hee University, Korea

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Biography

Dr. Khurram Mehboob is currently working as Assistant Professor at Department of Nuclear Engineering College of Engineering, King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. He has completed his Ph.D. in Nuclear Energy Science and Engineering from Harbin Engineering University, China. Previously he was appointed as Assistant Professor at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, (CIIT), Pakistan and Lecturer at Sarwar Shaheed (N.H.) Govt. College Gujar Khan. He is member of American Society of Mechanical Engineering. He has published 17 research articles in journals as well as 6 papers in international conferences as author/co-author. He also attended number of conferences, seminar and workshops.

Area of Interest:

Physical Science Engineering
100%
Nuclear Engineering
62%
Radiation Measurements
90%
Energy Technology
75%
Nuclear Science and Engineering
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Younis, H., A.A. Qureshi, Z. Wazir, K. Mehboob and M. Ajaz, 2020. Measurement of indoor radon concentration in the hunza valley of karakoram ranges Northern Pakistan. Iran. J. Sci. Technol. Trans. Sci., 44: 1153-1159.
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  2. Mehboob, K., Y.A. Alzahrani, O. Fallatah, M.M.T. Qutub and H. Younis, 2020. Radioactivity and radiation hazard indices assessment for phosphate rock samples from Al-Jalamid, Turaif, Umm Wu’al, and As-Sanam, Saudi Arabia. Arab. J. Sci. Eng., 10.1007/s13369-020-04929-1.
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  3. Jacob, J., U. Rehman, K. Mahmood, A. Ali, K. Mehboob, A. Ashfaq, S. Ikram, N. Amin, S. Hussain and F. Ashraf, 2020. Improved thermoelectric performance of Al and Sn doped ZnO nano particles by the engineering of secondary phases. Ceramics Int., 46: 15013-15017.
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  4. Iqbal, A., J. Jacob, A. Mahmood, K. Mehboob, K. Mahmood, A. Ali, T.H. Bukhari, M. Adrees, M. Ibrahim and M. Ahmad 2020. Synthesis and characterization of Zn–Mn–Fe nano oxide composites for the degradation of reactive yellow 15 dye. Physica B: Condensed Matt., 10.1016/j.physb.2020.412210.
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  5. Ikram, S., J. Jacob, K. Mahmood, K. Mehboob, M. Maheen, A. Ali, N. Amin, S. Hussain, F. Ashraf and S.Z. Ilyas, 2020. A Kinetic study of Tb3+ and Dy3+ co-substituted CoFe2O4 spinel ferrites using temperature dependent XRD, XPS and SQUID measurements. Ceramics Int., 46: 15943-15948.
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  6. Ali, A., J. Jacob, M.I. Arshad, M.A.U. Nabi, A. Ashfaq, K. Mahmood, N. Amin, S. Ikram, U. Rehman, S. Hussain and K. Mehboob, 2020. Enhancement of thermoelectric properties of sulphurized CZTS nano-crystals by the engineering of secondary phases. Solid State Sci., 10.1016/j.solidstatesciences.2020.106198.
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  7. Mehboob, K., 2019. Derivation of radiological source term of Chashma-1 nuclear power plant during LOCA. Kerntechnik, 84: 1-11.
  8. Ashfaq, A., J. Jacon, A. Ali, K. Mehboob, K. Mahmood, U. Rehman, W. Ahmad, S. Ikram, N. Amin, S. Tahir, M.I. Arshad, M. Ajaz un Nabi and S. Hussain, 2019. Designing of seebeck coefficient and electrical conductivity in CZTS thin films for giant power factor. Ceramics Int., 46: 9646-9655.
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  9. Mehboob, K., 2018. Numerical simulation of decontamination of airborne fission products during in-vessel release phase by containment spray. Sci. Technol. Nucl. Installations, Vol. 2018. 10.1155/2018/5462895.
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  10. Mehboob, K. and M.S. Aljohani, 2018. Numerical Simulation of Fission Product Behavior Inside the Reactor Containment Building Using MATLAB. In: Numerical Simulations in Engineering and Science, Rao, S. (Ed.). Chapter 3, InTech Publisher, Rijeka, Croatia, ISBN: 978-1-78923-451-0, pp: 195-236.
  11. Mehboob, K. and M.S. Aljohani, 2018. Estimation of radioactivity released from CHASNUPP-1 nuclear power plant during loss of coolant accident. Int. J. Nucl. Energy Sci. Technol., 12: 111-126.
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  12. Mehboob, K. and M.S. Aljohani, 2018. Derivation of radiological source term of Korean design System-Integrated Modular Advanced ReacTor (SMART). Ann. Nucl. Energy, 119: 148-161.
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  13. Mehboob, K. and M.S. Aljohani, 2016. Modeling and simulation of radio-iodine released inside the containment as result of an accident. Progr. Nucl. Energy, 88: 75-87.
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  14. Mehboob, K., K. Park and R. Khan, 2015. Quantification of In-containment fission products source term for 1000MWe PWR under loss of coolant accident. Ann. Nuclear Energy, 75: 365-376.
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  15. Mehboob, K., K. Park and R. Ahmed, 2014. Modelling and simulation of containment retention factor for can-type containment. Int. J. Nuclear Energy Sci. Technol., 8: 333-350.
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  16. Mehboob, K., C. Xinrong and R. Ahmed, 2014. US NRC progress in source term evaluation. Int. J. Nuclear Energy Sci. Technol., 8: 12-20.
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  17. Mehboob, K. and C. Xinrong, 2014. Parametric study of Containment Retention Factor (CRF) for Large Dray PWR containment. Int. J. Nuclear Energy Sci. Technol., 8: 333-350.
  18. Mehboob, K., R. Ahmed, M. Ali and U. Tabassam, 2013. Thermal neutron albedo measurements for multilithic reflectors. Ann. Nucl. Energy, 62: 1-7.
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  19. Mehboob, K., C. Xinrong, R. Ahmed and M. Ali, 2013. Numerical simulation of radioisotope's dependency on containment performance for large dry PWR containment under severe accidents. Nucl. Eng. Des., 262: 435-451.
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  20. Mehboob, K. and C. Xinrong, 2013. Mitigation of PWR in-containment iodine source term under LOCA. Int. J. Nucl. Energy Sci. Technol., 7: 191-208.
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  21. Khan, R., Q. Gang, A. Ismail and K. Mehboob, 2013. Investigation of channel modeling and simulation of OFDM based communication near northern regions of Arabian sea. Res. J. Appl. Sci. Eng. Technol., 5: 1169-1182.
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  22. Ali, M., Y. Changqi, S. Zhongning, G. Haifeng and W. Junlong et al., 2013. Iodine removal efficiency in non-submerged and submerged self-priming venturi scrubber. Nucl. Eng. Technol., 45: 203-210.
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  23. Ali, M., C. Yan, Z. Sun, H. Gu and K. Mehboob, 2013. Dust particle removal efficiency of a venturi scrubber. Ann. Nucl. Energy, 54: 178-183.
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  24. Mehboob, K., X.R. Cao, M. Ali and R. Khan, 2012. Study on the Effect of Containment Performance on Iodine Source Term. Appl. Mech. Mater., 201-202: 545-548.
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  25. Mehboob, K., C. Xinrong and M. Ali, 2012. Modeling and simulation of release of radiation in flow blockage accident for two loops PWR. Res. J. Appl. Sci. Eng. Technol., 4: 2895-2903.
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  26. Mehboob, K., C. Xinrong and M. Ali, 2012. Comprehensive Review of Source Term Analysis and Experimental Programs. Res. J. Appl. Sci. Eng. Technol., 4: 3168-3181.
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  27. Mehboob, K. and X.R. Cao, 2012. Evaluation of Iodine Source Term in PWR under Loss of Coolant Accident. Adv. Mater. Res., 482-484: 1115-1119.
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  28. Mehboob, K. and C. Xinrong, 2012. Source term evaluation of two loop PWR under hypothetical severe accidents. Ann. Nuclear Energy, 50: 271-284.
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  29. Ali, M., Y.C. Qi and K. Mehboob, 2012. A review of performance of a venturi scrubber. Res. J. Appl. Sci. Eng. Technol., 4: 3811-3818.
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  30. Ali, M., C.Q. Yan, Z.N. Sun, J.J. Wang and K. Mehboob, 2012. CFD simulation of prediction of pressure drop in venturi scrubber. Appl. Mech. Mater., 166-169: 3008-3011.
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