PhD Collaborating Student

Research project

Field of study: Construction engineering

Research Topic: Development of an innovative nanocomposite polymeric membrane and water treatment process to separate nanoplastic particles from drinking water


  • Assessment of environmental impacts via life cycle analysis
  • Water and wastewater treatment (industrial and municipal)
  • Membrane filtration (micro, ultra, nanofiltration, reverse osmosis)
  • Biofiltration & bioreactors
  • Elimination of micro/nano-plastics from aquatic environments
  • Sustainable engineering
  • Sustainable materials
  • Sustainable energy solutions
  • Mitigation of greenhouse gas emissions

Research Areas


Previous Studies

  • Master's degree in Applied Science in Chemical Engineering, Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran (2010-2012) (Title of thesis: Optimization of the manufacture of polysulfone fiber membranes by NIPS (Non-Solvent Induced Phase Separation) used in microfiltration processes)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran (2005-2009) (Final Project: Modeling a Gas Softening Unit with Aspen HYSIS)

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