Nosir Shukurov

Deputy Director at the Kh.M.Abdullaev's Institute of Geology and Geophysics, University of Geological Sciences

Rating

246

Publications

20

Citations

446

H-Index

12

Biography

Dr. Nosir Shukurov obtained his Ph.D. from Tashkent State University in 2000. Subsequently, he did post-doctoral research at Bar-Ilan University (Israel). In 2004, he returned to work at the Institute of Geology and Geophysics of the Uzbekistan Academy of Sciences and served as the deputy director of the institute. He has been a visiting scholar at the University of Bayreuth (Germany, 2000); Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz (Germany, 2005, 2012, 2013-2016); University of Athens (Greece, 2005); University of Bern (Switzerland, 2014); University of the West Indies (Jamaica, 2009, 2011); University of Georgia (the USA, 2017-2018). Currently, he is working as head in the Geochemistry lab. at the Kh.M. Abdullaev’s Institute of Geology and Geophysics, University of Geological Sciences, State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Geology and Mineral Resources. His research interest includes Environmental Sciences; Environmental Geochemistry; Biogeochemistry; Environmental pollution assessment; Occurrence forms and bioavailability of heavy metals in polluted soils; Heavy metals uptake by plants; Interactions of soil microorganisms and heavy metals in contaminated soils in industrial areas; Bioindication and bioremediation aspects of environmental pollution. Recent research activities focus on Heavy metals in soils Angren-Almalyk mining industrial area (Uzbekistan): Heavy metal concentrations, chemical and mineralogical forms, and their bioavailability. Research interests: Environmental Geochemistry; Occurrence forms and bioavailability of heavy metals in polluted soils; soil microorganisms in metal contaminated soils, bioindication aspects.

Work experience

Deputy Director at the Kh.M.Abdullaev's Institute of Geology and Geophysics, University of Geological Sciences

From 2022-07-01 to Present

Head of the lab. of Geochemistry at the Kh.M.Abdullaev's Institute of Geology and Geophysics, University of Geological Sciences

From 2020-09-15 to 2022-07-01

Fulbright Visiting Scholar of Department Crop & Soil Sciences at University of Georgia

From 2017-09-02 to 2018-08-28

Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program

Senior scientist of Geochemistry and Geotechnology at Kh.M.Abdullaev's Institute of Geology and Geophysics, State Committee on Geology and Mineral Resources of the Republic of Uzbekistan

From 2016-01-10 to 2021-01-05

Alexander von Humboldt fellow of Institute of Geosciences at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

From 2013-05-01 to 2016-12-28

Georg Forster Research Fellowship for experienced researchers

Education

PostDoc of Environmental Geochemistry and Soil microbiology at Bar-Ilan University (Israel)

From 2003-09-02 to 2004-08-28

UNESCO-Israel cosponsored post-doctoral fellowship program

Doctor of phylosophy Ph.D. in Geology and Mineralogy of Geology and mineralogy at National University of Uzbekistan

From 1997-01-02 to 2000-04-27

Diploma MSc of Geochemistry, mineralogy, petrology at National University of Uzbekistan

From 1988-09-01 to 1993-06-20