Prof. Sabah A.
College of Sciences
University of Kirkuk, Iraq
Professor for Geochemistry
1997 Ph.D., University
of Baghdad, Iraq
1989 M.S., University of Baghdad, Iraq
1980 B.S., University
of Baghdad, Iraq
Petrogenesis and PGE distribution in the Al- and Cr-rich chromitites of
the Qalander Ophiolite, northeastern Iraq: Implications for the tectonic
environment of the Iraqi Zagros Suture Zone. Lithos, 202-203, 21-36 (2014
Characteristics of the amphibolite rocks of Penjween area, Kurdistan
Region, northeast Iraq: Genetic implication and association with Penjween
Ophiolite Complexes. Journal of Environment and Earth Science (2013) Vol.3,
The tectonic evolution of a Neo-Tethyan (Eocene–Oligocene) island-arc
(Walash and Naopurdan groups) in the Kurdistan region of the Northeast Iraqi
Zagros Suture Zone. Island Arc (2013 )Vol. 22, 104–125.
Recognition of Late Cretaceous Hasanbag ophiolite-arc rocks in the
Kurdistan region of the Iraqi Zagros Thrust Zone: A missing link in the
paleogeography of the closing Neo–Tethys Ocean. Lithosphere (2012) Vol. 4, 395–410.
Morpho-tectonic units of the Zagros orogenic belt, NE Iraq: a modern
analogue for dubduction accretion processes. NEO proceeding (2010), Australia.
Platinum-group elements geochemistry in podiform chromitites and
associated peridotites of the Mawat ophiolite, northeastern Iraq. Journal of
Asian Earth sciences, 2010, Vol.37, no 1.
Chromitite and peridotite from Rayat, northeastern Iraq, as fragments of a
Tethyan ophiolite, Island Arc 2009, Vol. 18, 175–183.
Low-T formation of high-Cr spinel with apparently primary chemical
characteristics within podiform chromitite from Rayat, northeastern Iraq,
Mineralogical Magazine, October 2006, Vol. 70(5), pp. 499–508.