Dr. Khalid Mahmood has done PhD in Earth Sciences from University of Montpellier II, France. Before That, he completed MPhil in Earth Sciences from Centre of Excellence in Mineralogy, University of Balochistan, Quetta, Pakistan.
- Structural Petrology
- Igneous Petrology
- Geology of Ophiolite Complexes
- Petrology and Geochemistry of Mafic Dykes from the Muslim Bagh Ophiolite (Pakistan): Implications for Petrogenesis and Emplacement, Turkish Journal of Earth Sciences, (2015).
- Petrology and Geochemistry of Amphibolites and Greenschists Associated with the Muslim Bagh Ophiolite (NW Pakistan): Implications for Protolithand Ophiolite Emplacement, Arabian Journal of Geosciences, (2014).