People

Mahmud Muhammad

M.Sc. Geoscience at University of Nevada Las Vegas

Founder and Chair of Geokurdistan Consortium

Email: Mahmud.Muhammad@su.edu.krd
           Mahmud@geokurdistan.org
Cell Phone: 00964 (0) 750 571 7174
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Short Biography

Mahmud received his Masters degree in Geoscience from the United States of America at the University of Nevada Las Vegas under a prestigious scholarship titled “Iraqi Scholars and Leaders Program”; his scholarship program  was funded by Exxon-Mobil oil company.

Mahmud’s research  interest include Tectonics and Structural Geology, Geographic Information System (GIS) and Remote sensing application in geology including satellite and aerial image analysis.


Dilshad Ali 

PhD  in Geology 2018   at Royal Holloway University of London

Master’s degree in Geology 2010 at Salahaddin University-Erbil

Email: Dilshad@Geokurdistan.org or dilshad_umer@yahoo.com

Short Biography:

Dilshad received his masters degree in Geology at Salahaddin University-Erbil in 2010; During his masters degree he studied sedimentology and Stratigraphy of Cretaceous Formations In Iraq. In 2014, he was awarded a prestigious scholarship from the Ministry of Higher Education and Research in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq to Study a PhD program at Royal Holloway University of London. During his PhD he has focused on studying Glacial sedimentology and glacitectonic deformation within different parts of the UK and western USA.

Dilshad’s research interested included but not limited to  sedimentology, stratigraphy and glacitectonic deformation.


Mahdi Khairy

M.Sc. Petroleum Geoscience Joint Program between Heriot Watt- Edinburgh Universities

Email: mahdi@geokurdistan.org

Cell Phone:  00964 (0) 750 479 0723

Short Biography

Mahdi received his masters degree in Petroleum  Geoscience from Scotland, UK in a joint program between  Heriot Watt- Edinburgh Universities. His masters program was sponsored by the Iraqi government under the HCED program.

Mahdi’s research interest include studying well logs, petrophysical properties of the reservoirs and petroleum system evaluation.


Kaiwan kareemkhan

M.Sc. GIS and Remote Sensing at University of Southampton

Email: Kaiwan@geokurdistan.org  

Cell Phone:  00964 (0) 750 409 6074

Short Biography

Kaiwan received his masters degree in GIS and  Remote sensing from the United Kingdom at the University of Southampton. His Masters program was sponsored by the Ministry of Higher Education  in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region.

Kaiwan’s research  interest include applications of satellite images in the field of environmental geology and Agriculture.