Prof. Nadhir Al-Ansari

Lulea University of Technology, Sweden



1973-1976 Ph.D., Dundee University, UK

1970-1972 M.S., University of Baghdad, Iraq

Publications (Selected)

  1. Al-Madhlom Q., Al-Ansari N., Hamza B.A,, Laue J. and Hussain H. M., 2020, Seepage velocity: large scale mapping and the evaluating in two different aquifers conditions (silty clayey and sandy), J. Hydrology, V. 7, 60, 1-30. doi:10.3390/hydrology7030060.
  2. Armanuos A.M., Al-Ansari N. and Yaseen Z.M., 2020, Underground Barrier Wall Evaluation for Controlling Saltwater Intrusion in Sloping Unconfined Coastal Aquifers, J. Water, V.12, 2403,1-30. doi:10.3390/w12092403.
  3. Sharafati A., Khazaei M.R., Nashwan M.S., Al-Ansari N., Yaseen Z.M. and Shahid S., 2020, Assessing the Uncertainty Associated with Flood Features due to Variability of Rainfall and Hydrological Parameters, J. Advances in Civil Engineering, V.2020, Article ID 7948902, 1-9.
  4. Sharannya T.M., Al-Ansari N.,  Barma S.D. and Mahesha A., 2020, Evaluation of Satellite Precipitation Products in Simulating Streamflow in a Humid Tropical  Catchment of India Using a Semi-Distributed Hydrological Model, J. Water, V. 12, 2400, 1-25. doi:10.3390/w12092400.
  5. Maghrebi M., Noori R., Bhattarai R., Yaseen Z.M., Tang Q., Al-Ansari N., Mehr A.D., Karbassi A., Omidvar J., Farnoush H., Haghighi A.T., Kløve B. and Madani K., 2020, Iran’s Agriculture in the Anthropocene, J. Earth's Future; V.8, 9, 1-15. DOI: 10.1029/2020EF001547.
  6. Maliki A.A. , Chabuk A. , Sultan M.A, , Hashim B.M. , Hussain H.M., and Al-Ansari N., 2020, Estimation of Total Dissolved Solids in Water Bodies by Spectral Indices Case Study: Shatt al-Arab River, J. Water, Air and Soil Pollution, V. 231,9, Article number 482,1-11.
  7. Ewaid S.H., Abed S.A., Al-Ansari N. and Salih R.M., 2020, Development and Evaluation of a Water Quality Index for the Iraqi Rivers, J. Hydrology, V.7, 67, 1-14. doi:10.3390/hydrology7030067.
  8. Dibs H.,  Hasab H.A., Al-Rifaie J.K. and Al-Ansari N., 2020, An Optimal Approach for Land-Use / Land-Cover Mapping by Integration and Fusion of Multispectral Landsat OLI Images: Case Study in Baghdad, Iraq, J. Water, Air and Soil Pollution, V.231, 9,488, 1-15. DOI:
  9. Al-Ansari, N., Adamo, N., Knutsson, S., Laue J. and Sissakian V., 2020, Mosul Dam: Is it the Most Dangerous Dam in the World?, Geotechnical and Geological Engineering Journal, V. 38, 4, 1-21.
  10. Al-Ansari N., 2020, Can we restore the Marches in Iraq (Garden of Eden)?, J. Engineering, V.12, 7, 466-486. DOI: 10.4236/eng.2020.127033.
  11. Marhoon K.A., Hussain E.M., Abed S.A., Ewaid S.H., Salim M.A. and Al-Ansari N., 2020, Assessment of the trophic status at Al-Sabil River using the trophic indices in Al-Shinafiya district, Southern Iraq, EurAsian J. of BioSciences, V. 14, 2, 5661-5667.
  12. Ali S.K. , Parvin F. , Al-Ansari N., Pham Q.B., Ahmad1 A., Raj M.S, Anh D.T., Ba L.H. and Thai V.N., 2020, Sanitary landfill site selection by integrating AHP and FTOPSIS with GIS: a case study of Memari Municipality, India, J. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, V.27, 32. 1-23.
  13. Al-Khuzaie, M.M., Janna, H. & Al-Ansari, N., 2020, Assessment model of water harvesting and storage location using GIS and remote sensing in Al-Qadisiyah, Iraq, Arab J Geosciences, V. 13, 21,1154, 1-9.
  14. Tao H., Al-Sulttani A.O., Ameen A:M:S: , Ali Z.H., Al-Ansari N., Salih S.Q. and. Mostafa R.R., 2020, Training and Testing Data Division Influence on Hybrid Machine Learning Model Process: Application of River Flow Forecasting, J. Complexity, V. 2020, Article ID 8844367, 1-13.
  15. Elias Z,., Sissakian V. and Al-Ansari N., 2020, Evaluation of the drainage system of Zagros Basin (Greater Zab River, northern Iraq) and insights into tectonic geomorphology, Arabian J. Geosciences, V.13, 22, 1-12.
  16. Hashim B.M., Al-Naseri S.K., Al- Maliki A. and Al-Ansari N., 2021, Impact of COVID-19 lockdown on NO2, O3, PM2.5 and PM10 concentrations and assessing air quality changes in Baghdad, Iraq, J. Science of the Total Environment, V.754, No. 141978, 1-10.
  17. Pham B:T., Phong T.V., Avand M., Al-Ansari N., Singh S.K., Le H.V. and Prakash I., 2020, Improving Voting Feature Intervals for Spatial Prediction of Landslides, J. Mathematical Problems in Engineering, V. 2020, |Article ID 4310791, 1-15.
  18. Al-Ani I.A., Al-Thamery H.A., Al-Ansari N., Al-Janabi A.M. and Mohtar W.H., 2020, Multi Criteria Decusion Making to Optimize the best Runoff Control Measure for the Haditha Dam Reservoir, Iraq, J .Environmental Hydrology, V. 28, 3, 1-14.
  19. Kadhum S.A., Abed S.A., Ewaid S.H., Chabuk A., Al-Ansari N. and Jassim A.K., 2020, Multivariate Analysis and Geochemical Assessment of Heavy Metals Pollution in Surface Sediment from Euphrates River, Iraq, J. Pollution Research, V. 39, S262–S267, 1-6.
  20. Ewaid S.H., Abed S.A., Abbas A.J. and Al-Ansari N., 2020, Estimation the Virtual Water Content and the Virtual Water Transfer for Iraqi Wheat, J.Physics: Conference Series, V. 1664, 012143. doi:10.1088/1742-6596/1664/1/012143.