Ziyad Jamil Talabany is an Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering and Heat Transfer. He has an M.Sc Degree from Baghdad University in 1976. He joined Knowledge University in 2017 and is currently working as the head of the Petroleum Engineering Department at the College of Engineering. He has experience of 15 years working at different Iraqi government industrial establishments as a shift engineer to technical manager. He has been working 27 years as a lecturer at various engineering colleges at universities such as Salahuddin University, teaching undergraduate and postgraduate students, and has supervised 8 M.Sc students. He has published 15 papers.
2019-current: Assistant professor, Knowledge University, Erbil, Iraq.
1992-2019:Lecturer and assistant Professor at Salahaddin University, College of Engineering, Erbil, Iraq.
2009-2010: External lecturer at Sulaymania Polytechnic University, College of Technical Engineering, Sulaymaniyah, Iraq.
2011-2013: External lecturer at Koya University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, Koya, Iraq.
2015-2019: External lecturer at Erbil Polytechnic University, College of Technical Engineering, Erbil, Iraq.
1979-1992: Technical Manager, Erbil textile factory, Erbil, Iraq.
Technical Manager, Erbil hand-made carpet center, Erbil, Iraq.
Technical Manager, Kasnazan hand-made carpet center, Erbil, Iraq.
Technical Manager, Duhok hand-made carpet center, Duhok, Iraq.
Technical Manager, Kirkuk hand-made carpet center, Kirkuk, Iraq.
1978 -1979: Planning Manager, Diwania Tyre industry, Diwaniya, Iraq.
1976-1978: Process Engineer, Pulp and Paper Mill industry, Basra, Iraq.
1971-1972: Process Engineer, Gas, and Sulfur Recovery Plant industry, Kirkuk, Iraq.
Heat and Mass Transfer
1-Separation of B.T. X by continuous counter-current GLC. Seventh Iraqi Chemists Conference, Basra, Iraq, May-1975.
2- تقييم كفاءة التوازن لقسم الاكمال في معمل النسيج الصوفي /اربيل . Third Scientific Conference of Salahaddin University. Erbil, Iraq, June – 1997.
3-Investigation of transient multi-dimension temperature distribution in different ducts- using finite element method. Middle East International Conference on Advanced in Civil, Mechanical and Material Engineering. Amman, Jorden, May-2005.
4- Experimental study of steady-state natural convection heat transfer from a cylindrical heater in a vented enclosure. International Conference on Experimental Mechanics 2010. Koala Lumpur, Malaysia, October- 2010.
5- Effect of ambient air temperature on the specific fuel consumption of naturally aspirated Diesel Engines. The First Scientific
6- Research Conference of Technical Education. Duhok, Iraq. November-2010.
1- Air flotation application to Arbil textile factory wastewater influent. Zanco Journal, vol. 1, 1996.
2- دراسة ميدانية عن الضوضاء في معمل الغزل و النسيج الصوفي في اربيل و كيفية معالجته. Zanco Journal, Vol.8, No.1, 1997.
3- Studying Natural Convection and thermal radiation heat transfer modes for isothermal cylinders at low pressure with different orientations. Zanco Journal, vol.13, No.1, 2001.
4- How to calculate weighted mean temperature differences. Zanco Journal, vol. 3, 2001.
5- Studding of combined radiation and natural convection heat transfer from inclined cylindrical heat sources. Zanco Journal, vol. 14, No. 1, 2002.
6- Design of a pump working with solar energy. Zanco Journal, vol. 18. No.1 2006.
7- Performance of photovoltaic panels for electricity generation in Erbil city. Zanco Journal, vol. 19, No. 3, 2007.
8- Thermal performance of cross-flow heat exchanger. Zanco Journal for pure and applied science, vol. 2, No.22, 2010.
9- An experimental investigation of the geometric parameters on the Performance for the counter-flow vortex tubes.
10- Global Journal of Engineering &Technology, vol.4, No.3, 2011.
• Engineering Drawing
• Heat Transfer
• Industrial Engineering
• Reactor Design
• Advanced Heat & Mass Transfer
• Thermal Design of Heat Exchanger
• Gas Technology
• Petroleum Fluid Properties
• Refinery Engineering