June 23, 2024
Mahboubeh Zarabi

Mahboubeh Zarabi

Academic rank: Assistant Professor
Address: Department of Soil Science- Faculty of Agriculture- Malayer University- Malayer- Iran -Postal Code: 65719-95863
Education: Ph.D in Soil Science
Faculty: agriculture


  • PhD. in Soil Science , Bu-Ali Sina , Iran (2007 - 2012)
    Thesis title: Measuring and predicting the effect of organic and inorganic amendments on movement of nitrate in calcareous soils
  • MSc. in Soil Science , Bu-Ali Sina , Iran (2001 - 2004)

Research interests

  • Geochemistry
  • Soil and Water pollution


Research activities

Journal articles
Mahboubeh Zarabi (2023) Phosphorus species, fractions, and leaching risk in vermicompost-amended calcareous sandy loam soil International Journal Of Recycling Of Organic Waste In Agriculture: 12; 33-47
Mahboubeh Zarabi (2022) Corrosion and scaling potentials of rural water distribution network in different climate zones of Kermanshah province, Iran Journal of Applied Research in Water and Wastewater: 9; 1-7
Mahboubeh Zarabi (2021) Comparative Study on the Effect of Common Ions on Zn2+ and Cu2+ Adsorption by Cattle Manure Vermicompost (VC) and VC-amended Soil COMMUNICATIONS IN SOIL SCIENCE AND PLANT ANALYSIS: 52(22); 2821-2836
shahriar Mahdavi, Mahboubeh Zarabi (2020) Isotherm and kinetic studies for adsorption of boron on nano-copper oxide (CuO) in non-competitive and competitive solutions Desalination and Water Treatment: 192; 259–270
Mahboubeh Zarabi (2020) Phosphorus removal from aqueous solution using modified walnut and almond wooden shell and recycling as soil amendment Environmental Monitoring and Assessment: 192 (6); 1-16
Mahboubeh Zarabi (2018) Competitive Removal of Ammonium-Nitrogen from Aqueous Solutions by Mineral and Organic Adsorbents COMMUNICATIONS IN SOIL SCIENCE AND PLANT ANALYSIS: 29; 1129-1143
shahriar Mahdavi, Mahboubeh Zarabi (2018) Functionalized MgO, CeO2 and ZnO nanoparticles with humic acid for the study of nitrate adsorption efficiency from water Research on Chemical Intermediates: 1; 1-20
shahriar Mahdavi, Mahboubeh Zarabi (2018) Utilization of Bare MgO, CeO2, and ZnO Nanoparticles for Nitrate Removal from Aqueous Solution Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy: -; -
Mahboubeh Zarabi (2013) Nitrogen mineralization in two calcareous soils treated with raw organic amendments Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy: 15; 317-331
Mahboubeh Zarabi (2012) Leaching of nitrogen from calcareous soils in western Iran: a soil leaching column study ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT: 184; 7607-7622
Mahboubeh Zarabi (2012) Rate of Nitrate and Ammonium Release from Organic Residues COMPOST SCIENCE & UTILIZATION: 20; 222-229
Mahboubeh Zarabi (2012) Leaching of nitrogen and base cations from calcareous soil amended with organic residues ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY: 33; 1577-1588
Mahboubeh Zarabi (2006) Kinetics of nonexchangeable-potassium release and plant response in some calcareous soils PHYSIOLOGICAL AND BIOCHEMICAL ZOOLOGY: 169; 196-204

Executive activities

  • Head of Soil Science Department (2017 - 2019)
  • Director of the Library and Documentation Center (2013 - 2017)