Dr. S. Khorram

Eastern Mediterranean University, Famagusta, Cyprus

Assistant Professor 




2015 Post-Doc., USGS, CA, USA, Civil Engineering

2012 Post-Doc., IC3, Barcelona, Spain, Civil Engineering

2010 Ph.D., Eastern Mediterranean University, Famagusta, Cyprus, Civil Engineering

2005 M.Sc., University of Shiraz, Shiraz, Iran, Civil Engineering

2003 B.Sc., University of Shiraz, Shiraz, Iran, Civil Engineering


Publications (Selected)

  1. Khorram, S., Karimy, J., (2003), A machine learning approach for the prediction of sediment transport in the reservoir.” J. Iranian journal of science and technology. 24(4), 661-698.
  2. Yazdanpana, M., Khorram, S., (2004), Verification and comparison of formulas for in open channels.” J. Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Iran. 24(4), 661-698.
  3. Khorram, S., Yazdanpana, M., (2005), Finite element approach of flows in open channels.” J. Iranian Journal of Water Resources Research Tehran, Iran. 24(4), 661-698.
  4. Khorram, S., (2008), Numerical Simulation of Wave Transformation in the Fars Gulf.” J. Intersections/Intersecţii, Romania. 5(4), 49-55 “Systemic Analysis”.
  5. Khorram,S., Ergil, M., (2009), Determining the predominant govern parameters of the bed-load equations for sediment-laden rivers on the continental shelf. “Journal of Coastal Research. 10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-09-00127.1.
  6. Khorram,S., Ergil, M., (2010)”A Sensitivity Analysis of Total-Load Prediction Parameters in Standard Sediment Transport Equations”. American Water Resources Association., Vol. 46, Issue 6, pages 1091–1115, December 2010.
  7. Khorram,S., Jafari, M., (2010), Pinpointing the key parameters that control the errors in estimating the total load sediment flux using sand particles measured data in reservoir engineering. Petroleum Science and Engineering, Volume 74, Issues 3-4, November 2010, Pages 163-170.
  8. Khorram S, Ergil M (2010), Most influential parameters for the bedload sediment flux equations used in alluvial rivers. J Am Water Resour Assoc 46(6):1065–1090.
  9. Khorram S, Ergil M (2010), Pinpointing the key parameters in estimating the bedload sediment flux in reservoir engineering. J Environmental Earth Sciences, 2011, DOI: 10.1007/s12665-011-1436-7.
  10.  Khorram S, Ergil M (2012), Manifesting Predominant Governing Parameters of Total Load Sediment Flux Equations for Gravel Particles in Reservoir Engineering. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering. Published on the web 26 November 2012, 10.1139/cjce-2011-0240.
  11. Khorram S, Ergil M (2013), Regional scale hydrology I: Impacts of Climate Change on Key Aspects of hydrological model for the Umeå River basin, HEENG-1353.
  12. Khorram S, Ergil M (2013), Integrated modelling of climate change impacts on water resources and hydrological models for Tisza River in Hungary. J Water Environment Research, WER-D-11-00222.
  13. Numerical study of surfactant alternating oil injection versus water alternating oil and water flooding enhanced gas recovery methods, Journal of Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Vol.4(7) , pp. 155–168 , 2013.
  14. A new method for determining the formation temperature from bottom-hole of oil reservoir. Vol.1(3), pp. 011–019 , 2013.
  15. Khorram, S., Esmahilzade, S., (2008),  Estimating bed-load sediment rate of laden Rivers using fuzzy logic modeling of light Non-aqueous phase liquids spreading and migration to fate of oil and locate the source case study in Estahban.” International Congress on Hydraulic Structures, Iran.
  16. Khorram, S., Ergil, M., (2007), Evaluating assessments on sediment transport on steep slopes using nonlinear time-series modeling.” International Congress on Hydraulic Structures, Iran.
  17. Khorram, S., Ergil, M., (2006), Estimation of manning roughness coefficient in smooth rectangular channel.”  Proceedings of International Symposium on Water Resources and Renewable Energy Development in Asia, Bangkok, Thailand.
  18. Khorram, S., Ergil, M., (2006), Using of adaptive Neuro-fuzzy inference system for suspended load rate modeling” International Conference of Water Management in Iran, Isfahan, Iran.
  19. Khorram, S., Ergil, M., (2005), Application of Neuro-fuzzy in optimal design of pumping networks in pipeline system” Proceedings of the 3rd. Intl. Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research, Germany.
  20. Khorram, S., Ergil, M., (2005), A TVD-MacCormack method for Numerical solution of  2-D shallow water equations” Proceedings of the 3rd. Intl. Conference on Water Resources and Environment Research, Germany.
  21.  Zarnani, P., and Khorram, S., (2001) “Effect of Plunge Pool Dimensions on Dynamic Pressures on Sidewalls Due to Jet Impacts”, 7th International Conference on Civil Engineering, Tarbiat Modares Univ., Tehran, Iran.
  22. Borghei, S.M., and Khorram, S., (2000) “Critical Dischange of Vertical Intake Using Anti-Vortex plates”, 6th International Conference on Civil Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran.