Khalid Alnabhani

I am a PhD candidate in Oil and Gas Engineering at Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada. My PhD research focuses on "Risk Assessment and Management of Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Nuclear Radioactive Material In Oil and Gas Industry” under supervision of Prof. Faisal Khan. I finished my undergraduate studies in Mechanical Engineering at Sultan Qaboos University in Oman. I have 15 years experience in various technical, management, leadership assignments in oil and gas industry.


Research interest

Accident modeling & dynamic risk assessment in oil and gas industry.
Naturally Occurring Nuclear Radioactive Material Safety Management & Risk Assessment


  1. K ALNabhani, F Khan, M Yang. Scenario-based Risk Assessment of TENORM Waste Disposal Options in Oil and Gas Industry. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, volume 40, March 2016, Pages 55–66.
  2. K ALNabhani, F Khan, M Yang. Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials in Oil and Gas Production: A Silent Killer. Process Safety and Environmental Protection. doi:10.1016/j.psep.2015.09.014

Contact Info



Centre for Risk, Integrity and Safety Engineering (C-RISE)

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000