Background and activities

Research interests: 

  •  Process Modeling
  •  Process Optimization and Evaluation
  •  Mathematical Modeling 
  •  Reaction Kinetics
  •  Renewable Energy


  • July 2017, Ph.D. in Chemical engineering,
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) 
    Thesis: “New and innovative conceptual designs of gas-to-liquid processes”
    Supervisor: Prof. Magne Hillestad
  • July 2013, M.Sc. in Natural Gas Technology,
    Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)
    Thesis: “Surrogate Models for Integrated Reforming Combined Cycle (IRCC) Optimization”
    Supervisor: Prof. Truls Gundersen
  • July 2011, B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering,
    Petroleum University of Technology (PUT), Ahwaz, Iran
    Thesis: “Development of Ni–Mo/Al2O3 Catalyst for Reverse Water Gas Shift (RWGS) Reaction”
    Supervisor: Dr. Ahmad Shariati

Chemical processes of interest:

  • Synthesis gas production from natural gas, coal, biomass
  • Fischer-Tropsch synthesis
  • Ammonia synthesis
  • Methanol synthesis
  • Dimethyl ether (DME) synthesis

Current project:

  • Biomass to liquid (BTL) process design and evaluation

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications