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Abdurahim Okhunov

Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D in Physics & Mathematics - Doctor of Philosophy, Nuclear Physics Institute of Uzbek Academy of Sciences
  • Master of Science (Physics) - Masters Degree, Tashkent State University

Abdurahim Okhunov (Assoc. Prof. Dr.)

Associate Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus


Expert Profile

Dr. Abdurahim Okhunov, is a graduate of the Department of Radiation Physics, Faculty of Physics, Tashkent State University, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
He started his career as a probationary researcher at the Institute of Nuclear Physics, Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan, a researcher assistant at the Joint Institute of Nuclear Research, Dubna, Moscow region, Russia, and a senior scientific researcher at the Institute for Nuclear Physics, Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan, Tashkent in 1996. He was appointed as a lecturer at the Department of Informatics and Information Technologies, University of World Economy and Diplomacy (UWED), Tashkent, Uzbekistan in 1998 and later as senior lecturer (UWED) in 2001. He was then Associate Professor, at the Department of Theoretical Physics, Faculty of Physics, National University of Uzbekistan, Tashkent, Uzbekistan (2006-2007).
He was appointed as Director of Academic Lyceum, Republic of Uzbekistan under the Tashkent Institute of Railway Engineering in 2007-2009. Dr. Abdurahim was a Visiting Research Fellow, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya (UM), Kuala Lumpur, 2009-2010, and later as lecturer (UM).
Currently, he is attached as an Assistant Professor to the Department of Science in Engineering, and Dean of Kulliyyah of Engineering, IIUM.

Area of Specialisation

  • Natural Science ~ Mathematical Sciences ~ Advancement of Mathematical Science Knowledge ~ Library, Repository and Apps Software - Natural Science ~ Mathematics
  • Natural Science ~ Nuclear Sciences ~ Advancement of Nuclear Sciences Knowledge ~ Other Advancement of Nuclear Sciences Knowledge n.e.c - Theoretical Nuclear Physics, Nuclear structure

Teaching Responsibilities

ENGINEERING CALCULUS I 2019/2020 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013
ENGINEERING CALCULUS II 2018/2019 2015/2016 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013
ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS 2 2022/2023 2021/2022
ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS I 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2016/2017 2015/2016
ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS II 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2017/2018 2016/2017 2015/2016

Research Projects

2013 - 2016 Properties of Collective States of Even ? Even Deformed Nuclei
2013 - 2018 Dynamics of Excited States of Deforemed Nuclei in Transuraium and Rare-Earth Regions
2018 - Present Dynamics Of Excited States Of Neutron-Rich Well Deformed Lanthanide Nuclei

Award & Recognition

19 Feb, 2013 IRIIE 2013 - IIUM University



2022 The effect of the quantization of the centrifugal stretching on the analysis of the rotational spectra of even-even nuclei. Sains Malaysiana, 51 (4) pp. 1213-1227
2021 Evaluation of production cross-sections for theranostic 67Cu radionuclide via proton-induced nuclear reaction on 68Zn target. Applied Radiation and Isotopes, 173 () pp. 1-11
2021 The formation of isomeric pair in the natTi(3He,x)44m,gSc reactions: Effect of spin cut-off parameter on the isomeric ratio. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 499 () pp. 1-6
2021 The large scale calculations of the negative-parity states stricture in 24mg nucleus. Ukrainian Journal of Physics, 66 (4) pp. 293-302
2020 Error estimation of bilinear Galerkin finite element method for 2D thermal problems. 3C Tecnología. Glosas de innovación aplicadas a la pyme, 9 (1) pp. 79-93
2020 Prediction of moment of inertia of rotating nuclei. Chinese Physics C, 44 (11) pp. 1-10
2019 Convergence and error analysis of a bi-quadratic triangular galerkin finite element model for heat conduction simulation. Journal of Advanced Research in Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences, 54 (1) pp. 78-86
2018 About the silicon sensitivity of the deep level with alternating pressure. IIUM Engineering Journal, 19 (2) pp. 164-171
2018 Electrical characteristics of collective 0+ and 2+ states in 158,160Gd isotopes. Uzbek Journal of Physics, 20 (6) pp. 339-344
2018 Trilinear finite element solution of three dimensional heat conduction partial differential equations. International Journal of Engineering & Technology (UAE), 7 (4.36) pp. 379-384
2017 Multiset controlled grammars. Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, 95 (22) pp. 6089-6098
2017 Multiset controlled grammars: A normal form and closure properties. Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, 8 (1) pp. 36-42
2017 Tree valence controlled grammars. International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing (IJPCC), 3 (1) pp. 15-22
2016 Error analysis of heat conduction partial differential equations using Galerkin’s Finite Element method. Indian Journal of Science and Technology, 9 (36) pp. 1-6
2016 Structurally and arithmetically controlled grammars. International Journal on Perceptive and Cognitive Computing (IJPCC), 2 (2) pp. 25-35
2015 Analysis of the energy spectra of ground states of deformed nuclei in the rare-earth region. Chinese Physics C, 39 (4) pp. 044101-1
2015 Assessment of radiation and heavy metals risk due to the dietary intake of marine fishes (Rastrelliger kanagurta) from the straits of Malacca. PLoS ONE, 10 (6) pp. 1-16
2015 Correspondence between phenomenological and IBM-1 models of even isotopes of Yb. Chinese Physics C, 39 (8) pp. 084101-084107
2015 Normalization of wave function of the band states . IIUM Engineering Journal, 16 (1) pp. 81-86
2014 Energy properties of rotational bands of 170-174Yb isotopes. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 553 (1) pp. 1-8
2014 Influence of 1+ states on the gR-factors of ground band in isotopes of 160Dy and 170,174Yb. Journal of Physics G: Nuclear and Particle Physics, 41 (7) pp. 1-8
2013 Low–lying states of 184W and 184Os nuclei. Chinese Physics C, 37 (3) pp. 034101(1)-034101(4)
2013 Low–lying states of odd nuclei in the south–west 204Pb region. Romanian Journal Physics, 58 (1-2) pp. 99-105
2013 Magnetic properties of rotational bands in 160Dy and 170–174Yb isotopes. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 435 () pp. 1-7
2012 A correspondence between IBA-1 and IBA-2 Models of even isotopes of Sm. Armenian Journal of Physics, 5 (3) pp. 111-121
2012 Low-energy structure of isotopes 152-156Sm. Indian Journal of Pure and Applied Physics, 50 () pp. 887-891
2012 Shape transition and collective excitations in neutron–rich 170-178Yb Nuclei. Romanian Journal of Physics, 57 (9-10) pp. 1346-1355
2012 Shell model calculations on even nuclei near 208Pb. International Journal of Physical Sciences, 7 (38) pp. 5449-5454
2011 Determination of moment of inertia for 162-168Hf and 164-176Yb deformed nuclei. Sains Malaysiana, 40 (1) pp. 1-3
2010 Analysis of electromagnetic transitions in 176,178Hf. Physics of Particles and Nuclei Letters, 7 (3) pp. 185-191
Conference or Workshop Item

2020 Numerical solution for the chemotaxis model by finite difference method. In: 5th International Conference on Mathematical Applications in Engineering 2019,
2018 Analyses of the structure of wave functions and energies spectra of ground and low excited states of Ytterbium isotopes. In: 6th International Conference on Functional Materials & Devices 2017 (ICFMD–2017),
2018 Electric Quadrupole E2- Transitions of 170-174 Yb Isotopes. In: 4th International Conference on Mathematical Applications in Engineering 2017, ICMAE 2017,
2014 Quadrature formula for evaluating left bounded Hadamard type hypersingular integrals. In: International Conference on Quantitative Sciences and Its Applications (ICOQSIA 2014),