Jamshad Mahmood

Mechanical Engineer II

Jamshad Mahmood has over 23 years of experience in corrosion testing and manufacturing of recovery boilers and pressure vessels. He is a Mechanical/Research Engineer with expertise in the design, manufacturing of industrial equipments and conducting lab corrosion testing e.g., slow strain rate corrosion testing, electrochemical corrosion testing, high-temperature aqueous corrosion testing and molten salts corrosion testing. In addition to laboratory experimentation, Jamshad conducted several field studies evaluating in-situ corrosion of pulp mill equipments e.g., digesters, paper machines, storage tanks and recovery boiler tubes. He manages the corrosion laboratories and chemical inventories for the corrosion group. Prior to joining the Institute of Paper Science and Technology in 1997, he worked as Manager Production for 8 years with Descon Engineering Works – one of the large boiler manufactures.


(404) 894-6647


Georgia Institute of Technology

Renewable Bioproducts Institute
Research Focus Areas:
  • Biobased Materials
  • Biochemicals
  • Biorefining
  • Biotechnology
  • Pulp Paper Packaging & Tissue
  • Sustainable Manufacturing
  • Additional Research:

    Corrosion & Reliability; Chemical Recovery; Environmental Processes

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