Dr. Mazin Sherzad Othman

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Faculty: Education

Department: General Sciences

Address:  Soran-Erbil - Kurdistan Region - Iraq

Email: mazin.othman@soran.edu.iq

Phone Number:    00964750 480 96 90


Academic title: Assistant Professor 


General Expertise: Physics

Specific Expertise: Semiconductor Physics

Research Interests:

 - Solis State Physics, Semiconductors,

- DFT simulation,

- Free Electron Laser

- General Physics


Ø  Postgraduate                       Gazi University

                                              Arts & Sciences Faculty/ department of physics. (Ankara) Turkey PH.D. Degree 

Ø  Postgraduate                       Gazi University                                              

                                              Arts & Sciences Faculty/ department of physics (Ankara) Turkey M.Sc. degree                                                

Ø  University                         Salahaddin University – College Education / department of physics

                                              (Erbil) Iraq.  B.Sc. degree




My name is Mazin. I am 39 years old. I was born in Erbil. I had come to Turkey in 2001. I finished MSc and PH.D degree in physics.  Now I am working in Soran University and live in Erbil. I am married.


Publications: (researches)


1.         “Ab-initio investigation of structural, electronic and optical properties of InxGa1-xAs, GaAs1-yPy ternary and InxGa1-xAs1-yPy quaternary semiconductor alloys”, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 496 (2010) 226–233.

2.          “Study electronic and optical properties of InxGa1-xP alloys”, Physica B: Physics of Condensed Matter 405 (2010), 2357-2361.

  1. Ab-initio investigation of structural, electronic and optical properties of InAs1-xPx alloys”, GU J Sci. 23(2): 149-153 (2010).


  1. Structural and Optical Properties of GaAs0.5Sb0.5 and In0.5Ga0.5As0.5Sb0.5:

𝑎𝑏 𝑖𝑛𝑖𝑡𝑖𝑜 Calculations for Pure and Doped Materials” Chin. Phys. Lett. Vol. 29, No. 3 (2012) 037302.

  1. Effect of the Direct Current Modulation on the Relaxation Oscillation and Turn-on Delay for a QWL In0.2Ga0.8As/GaAs,  AL MUSTANSRYA UNIVERSITY” Journal. of college of  Education, No:6  2011.
  2. Theoretical investigation of strip cavity length effect on threshold current for MQWL In0.2Ga0.8As/GaAs AL MUSTANSRYA UNIVERSITY” Journal. of college of  Education, No:4  2012.
  3. Electronic structure and optical properties of GaAs1xSbx semiconductor alloys. AL MUSTANSRYA UNIVERSITY” Journal. of college of  Education, No:28  2012.
  4. Simulation Mechanical properties of lead sulfur selenium under pressure, Journal of Modern Physics, Journal of Modern Physics, 2013, 4, 185-190
  5. Molecular Dynamics and Monte Carlo Simulations of Biomolecule Systems. Advances in Environmental Biology, 9(11) June 2015, Pages: 189-2015.


  1. First principle structural and electronic properties of Sr3Sb2 compound of the cubic Phase.

JZS (2015) 17- 4 (Part-A).

  1. Theoretical analysis of linear optical properties of PbSxSe1-x (X=0.5). Journal of Karbala University, Vol. 14 No.2 Scientific. 2016


Scientific Activities: (Conference, Workshop, Symposium)



1.      4-Workshop on nuclear structure properties 30-31 October 2007, Gazi University, Ankara-Turkey

2.      National Particle Accelerators and Applications Congress (UPHUK-III) September, 17-19, 2007. Bodrum

3.      Turkish Physical Society 25th International Physics Conference. 25 - 29 August, 2008 in Bodrum-Turkey.

4.      National Summer School on Particle Accelerators and Detectors (UPHDYO-IV), Sept., 02-05, 2008 Bodrum.

5.    TAC IR FEL (Infrared Free Electron Laser) Test Facility, V.YUUP Congress 05-08 June 2008 Istanbul.

6.      National XI. Spectroscopy Congress. 23 26 June 2009 Gazi University (Ankara)

7.  International Congress, Turkish Physical society 2 4 27 September 2009 Bodrum.

8.   Condensed Matter Physics meeting Ankara 06.11.2009 Gazi University Turkey.

9.  Revitalizing Research in Kurdistan, International Conference 14 – 16 Dec. 2010. Erbil / Iraq.

10. 2nd International visible Conference (Education Management and Career) 16.17. April, 2011. Erbil, Iraq.