Curriculum Vitae

 

 

Dr. Mohammad Ghashghaee


 

Contact Information

Work address:

Faculty of Petrochemicals

Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI)

Post Office Box 14975-112

Tehran, Iran

 

Phone:021-48662481, 021-48662159

E-mail address: m.ghashghaee@ippi.ac.ir, ghashghaee.m@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

Academic Education

Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering / Process Design, Simulation, and Control, 2007–2012

Tarbiat Modares University

M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering / Process Design, 2004–2007

Tarbiat Modares University

B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering / Petrochemical Industry, 1999–2004

AmirKabir University of Technology (Polytechnic of Tehran)

 

Honors & Awards

Web of Science, 2019

Peer Review Award for placing in the top 1% of world reviewers in Engineering and Cross-Field

Applied Energy

Outstanding Reviewer of 2018

Applied Catalysis A

Outstanding Reviewer of 2018

Chemical Engineering and Processing - Process Intensification

Outstanding Reviewer of 2018

Energy, Ecology & Environment

Outstanding Reviewer of 2018

Web of Science, 2018

Peer Review Award for placing in the top 1% of world reviewers in Engineering 

Energy Conversion and Management

Outstanding Reviewer of 2017

Fuel

Outstanding Reviewer of 2016

Energy

Outstanding Reviewer of 2016 and 2018

Chemical Engineering Journal

Outstanding Reviewer of 2016 and 2018

Journal of Solid State Chemistry

Outstanding Reviewer of 2016

Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology, 2012

Iranian national exemplary student in chemical engineering

Tarbiat Modares University, 2012

Top student among 14 candidates in 2007 Ph.D. program of chemical engineering faculty

Association of Polymer and Chemical Engineers, 2011

Distinguished technopreneurship award among Iranian Chemical and Polymer Engineering Ph.D. students

Iran’s National Elites Foundation, 2008

Recognized as a scientific elite

Iranian Chemical Engineers Association, 2008

Exemplary student from Tarbiat Modares University

Tarbiat Modares University, 2007

Highest ranked student among M.Sc. graduates in process engineering

 

Professional Experience

Principal investigator of the following projects [*]:

Characterization of chromium-based metal-organic nanoparticles

 

2020–2020

Performance evaluations for aluminum-based MOF nanoparticles

 

2019–2020

Black phosphorus nanosensors

 

2019–2020

Feasibility study of catalytic process for aliphatic and aromatic resins

 

2019–2019

Attainable region analysis for oxidative and non-oxidative transformation of ethane to ethylene and propylene

 

2019–2020

Characterization of aluminum-based nanocatalysts

 

2019–2019

Optimization of hydrogenation process for catalytic production of furfuryl alcohol

 

2018–2019

Conversion of natural bitumen to value added products

 

2019–2020

Thermal and catalytic co-cracking of fuel oil to olefins and fuels

 

2017–2018

Hydrogenation of furfural to furfuryl alcohol [an essential part of the collaborative program “Preparation of biomonomers, bioresins and biocomposites” supervised by Prof. M. J. Zohuriaan-Mehr]

  

2015–2016

Direct transformation of ethylene to propylene and butene

 

2014–2015

[*] Funding sources: Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI), Iran National Science Foundation (INSF) Clean Energy Dream Co., Jahan Saderat Industrial Group, Sodour Ahrar Shargh Co.

 

  • Co-principal investigator/ Senior research assistant in the following projects []:

 

Molecular simulation of magnesium chloride supported polymerization catalysts

 

2019–2020

Investigation of electrochemical properties of carbon nitride nanosheet as a chemical sensor of heavy metals

 

2019–2020

Scale-up of furan resin production to pilot scale

 

2018–2019

Computational study of the initiation of active sites on tungsten-based catalysts for ethylene metathesis to propylene

 

2017–2018

Simulation software for the olefin furnaces of Morvarid petrochemical complex

 

2015–2015

Conversion of fuel oil to propylene and other valuable products

 

2014–2015

Upgrading of a petroleum residue to produce a naphtha-like fraction suitable for olefin plants

 

2008–2010

Alternative feedstocks for naphtha cracking furnaces

 

2008–2009

Severity control of thermal cracking furnaces on the basis of an optimization of controllable factors

 

2006–2008

Basic design of gas-fired and electrical pilot plants for steam cracking furnaces with liquid and gaseous feedstocks [constructed in Mahshahr Special Economic Zone].

 

2005–2007

[] Funding sources: National Petrochemical Company – Research & Technology (NPC-RT), National Iranian Oil Refining & Distribution Company (NIORDC), Morvarid Petrochemical Co., Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI), Tarbiat Modares University (TMU)

 

  • Scientific cooperation as a reviewer or an editor with the following journals:

 

Metallomics

Since 2020

Materials Research Express

Since 2020

Processes

Since 2019

Materials Chemistry and Physics

Since 2019

Iranian Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (Persian, NSMSI)

Since 2019

Materials Chemistry and Physics

Since 2019

Journal of Photocatalysis

Since 2019

Iranian Polymer Journal

Since 2019

Journal of Engineering [University of Baghdad]

Since 2019

Catalysis Science & Technology

Since 2019

Acta Polytechnica

Since 2019

Plasma Science and Technology

Since 2019

Journal of Chemical Society of Pakistan

Since 2019

Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research

Since 2019

Fuel Processing and Technology

Since 2018

Journal of Colloid and Interface Science

Since 2018

Energy & Fuels

Since 2018

Current Catalysis

Since 2018

Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry

Since 2018

Current Organocatalysis

Since 2018

Petroleum Research

Since 2018

Advanced Materials and Technologies Environmental Sciences

Since 2018

Current Bioactive Compounds

Since 2018

Energy, Ecology and Environment

Since 2018

Journal of Molecular Liquids

Since 2018

Applied Energy

Since 2018

Journal of Engineering and Technological Sciences

Since 2018

Chemical Engineering and Processing

Since 2018

Journal of Molecular Modeling

Since 2017

Energy Conversion and Management

Since 2017

BioResources

Since 2017

Polyolefins Journal

Since 2017

International Journal of Hydrogen Energy

Since 2016

Journal of Solid State Chemistry

Since 2016

Fuel

Since 2015

Microporous and Mesoporous Materials

Since 2014

Energy

Since 2013

Chemical Engineering Journal

Since 2013

International Journal of Scientific Research in Knowledge

Since 2013

Caspian Journal of Applied Sciences Research

Since 2012

Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis

Since 2012

Chemical Engineering Communications

Since 2012

Applied Catalysis A: General

Since 2011

 Areas of Interest

  • Heterogeneous Catalysis
  • Conceptual Design
  • Light Olefins
  • Dehydrogenation/Hydrogenation
  • Reaction Kinetics
  • Transport Phenomena
  • Scale-up
  • Pyrolysis
  • Dimerization
  • Steam Cracking
  • Biobased Monomers & Polymers
  • Residues
  • Fuel
  • Isomerization
  • Metathesis
  • Biomass Conversion
  • Molecular Simulation
  • Optimization
  • Flowsheeting
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Industrial Furnaces
  • Thermodynamics
  • Process Dynamics
  • Advanced Control
  • Porous Materials
  • Molecular Sieves
  • Zeolites
  • Zeotypes
  • 2D Materials
  • Adsorptive Separation
  • Superhydrophobic Surface
  • Surface Chemistry


Memberships

  • National Elites Foundation
  • AmirKabir University of Technology (AUT) Alumni Association
  • Iranian Association of Chemical Engineering
  • Iranian Association of Polymer and Chemical Engineers
  • International Zeolite Association (IZA)
  • Iran Polymer Society
  • American Chemical Society (ACS)

 

 

Extra

Ph.D. dissertation

·         Dehydrogenation of ethane over zeolitic catalysts and analysis of pore-size distribution models.

 

 

Ph.D. program

term papers

·         Modeling of transport phenomena in adsorbing systems.

·         Box-Behnken method and response surface methodology for design of experiments.

 

 

Ph.D. program

seminars

·         Characterization of activated carbon as a catalyst.

·         Conversion of natural gas to more valuable hydrocarbons.

 

 

M.Sc. thesis

·         Transient analysis for startup and shutdown of thermal cracking furnaces (supported by the Ministry of Industries & Mines).

 

 

M.Sc. program seminar

·         Model-based control and optimization of chemical processes.

 

 

B.Sc. final project

·         Design of bubbling fluidized bed dryers.

 

 

B.Sc. program summer internship

·         Tehran Refinery – Catalytic Reforming Unit.

 

Computer Skills

Fortran, Aspen HYSYS, Visual Basic, Pascal, Design-Expert, AutoCAD

Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Mercury, Visio, GaussView.

 

Language

Persian: native speaker

English: excellent writing, very good speaking, and good listening

 

Supervised and Advised Students

Mona Khalilian, Investigation of Deactivation and Regenerability of Copper Catalysts in Selective Hydrogenation of Furfural, MSc thesis [supervised], Central Tehran Branch, Islamic Azad University, 2019.

Farid Hariri, Investigation of kinetics of catalytic pyrolysis of polymers, MSc thesis [co-supervised], CCERCI, 2019.

Nazila Asghari, Preparation and properties evaluation of a gel-polymer as EOR, MSc thesis [co-supervised], Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute, 2017.

Mahboobeh Balar, Computational investigation of the interaction of ethylene with the active site of nickel-containing nanoporous silica catalysts [advised], Karaj Branch, Islamic Azad University, 2017.

Mehrdad Fallah, Synthesis and characterization of hydrophobic nanomaterials, MSc thesis [co-supervised], Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute, 2017.

Batul Baghian, Design and economic evaluation of the acrylonitrile process, BSc project [supervised], University of Zanjan, 2015.

Reza Shaghaghi Moghaddam, Design and economic evaluation of the carbon black process, BSc project [supervised], University of Zanjan, 2015.

Elham Valamohammadi, Design and economic evaluation of catalytic reforming unit, BSc project [supervised], University of Zanjan, 2015.

Farhaneh Hanifeh, Design and economic evaluation of upgrading vacume residue via delayed coking, BSc project [supervised], University of Zanjan, 2014.

Sima Pashami, Design and economic evaluation of the residue fluid catalytic cracking process, BSc project [supervised], University of Zanjan, 2014.

Meysam Hajheidary, Catalytic cracking of LPG over ZSM-5, MSc thesis [advised], Tarbiat Modares University, 2011.

Moein Jafari Fesharaki, Catalytic cracking of refinery vacuum residue over zeolites, MSc thesis [advised], Tarbiat Modares University, 2011.

Ali Mojtahedi, Preparation of olefin feedstock from liquid products obtained through vacuum residue upgrading, MSc thesis [advised], Tarbiat Modares University, 2011.

Saeid Abbasi Aliabadi, Determination of sulfur distribution between products of vacuum residue upgrading process, MSc thesis [advised], Tarbiat Modares University, 2010.

Reza Asgharzadeh Shishavan, Thermal cracking of vacuum distillation tower residue, MSc thesis [advised], Tarbiat Modares University, 2010.

 

Teaching Experience


  • Kinetics and Reactor Engineering
  • Process Control
  • Mass Transfer
  • Heat Transfer
  • Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

 

Publications

Journals

 [1]       Mohammad Ghashghaee, Zahra Azizi, Mehdi Ghambarian, Quantum-chemical calculations on graphitic carbon nitride (g-C3N4) single-layer nanostructures: polymeric slab vs. quantum dot. Struct. Chem., DOI: 10.1007/s11224-020-01496-x, 2020.

 [2]       Mohammad Ghashghaee, Zahra Azizi, Mehdi Ghambarian, Adsorption of iron(II, III) cations on pristine heptazine and triazine polymeric carbon nitride quantum dots of buckled and planar structures: theoretical insights. Adsorption, DOI: 10.1007/s10450-019-00197-0, 2020.

 [3]       Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehdi Ghambarian, Zahra Azizi, Chemistry of Black Phosphorus, in: Inamuddin, R. Boddula, A.M. Asiri (Eds.) Black Phosphorus: Synthesis, Properties and Applications, Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2020, 59-72.

 [4]       Mehdi Ghambarian, Zahra Azizi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Functionalization and Doping of Black Phosphorus, in: Inamuddin, R. Boddula, A.M. Asiri (Eds.) Black Phosphorus: Synthesis, Properties and Applications, Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2020, 1-30.

 [5]       Zahra Azizi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehdi Ghambarian, Future Prospects and Challenges of Black Phosphorous Materials, in: Inamuddin, R. Boddula, A.M. Asiri (Eds.) Black Phosphorus: Synthesis, Properties and Applications, Springer International Publishing, Cham, 2020, 157-169.

 [6]       Mohsen Yavari, Sirous Ebrahimi, Valeh Aghazadeh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Kinetics of different bioreactor systems with Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans for ferrous iron oxidation, Reaction Kinetics, Mechanisms and Catalysis, 128 (2019) 611–627.

 [7]       Mohsen Yavari, Sirous Ebrahimi, Valeh Aghazadeh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Intensified Bioleaching of Copper from Chalcopyrite: Decoupling and Optimization of the Chemical Stage, Iranian Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (IJCCE), (2019) -.

 [8]       Samira Shirvani, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Søren Kegnæs, Dual Role of Ferric Chloride in Modification of USY Catalyst for Enhanced Olefin Production from Refinery Fuel Oil, Appl. Catal. A, 580, 131-139, 2019.

 [9]       Samira Shirvani, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehdi Ghambarian, Two-Step Pyrolysis of Refinery Fuel Oil to Olefins and Fuel, Nashrieh Shimi va Mohandesi Shimi Iran, 2019, In Press.

 [10]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Mehdi Ghambarian, Søren Kegnæ, Synergistic Coconversion of Refinery Fuel Oil and Methanol over H-ZSM-5 Catalyst for Maximized Production of C2–C4 Olefins, Energy Fuels, 33, 5761−5765, 2019.

 [11]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Vahid Farzaneh, Samahe Sadjadi, Effect of Calcination Rate on the Performance of Co-precipitated Cu-MgO Catalyst in Hydrogenation of Furfural, Journal of Sciences, Islamic Republic of Iran, 30, 13–21, 2019.

 [12]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehdi Ghambarian, Protonation of Propene on Silica-Grafted Hydroxylated Molybdenum and Tungsten Oxide Metathesis Catalysts: A DFT Study. Iran. J. Chem. Chem. Eng., In Press, 2019

 [13]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehrdad Fallah, Ahmad Rabiee, Superhydrophobic nanocomposite coatings of poly(methyl methacrylate) and stearic acid grafted CuO nanoparticles with photocatalytic activity. Prog. Org. Coat., 136, 105270, 2019.

 [14]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Zahra Azizi, Mehdi Ghambarian, Detection of Fe (II, III) cations on pristine heptazine and triazine polymeric carbon nitride quantum dots of buckled and planar structures – theoretical insights, Adsorption, 2019, Revised.

 [15]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehdi Ghambarian, Zahra Azizi, Theoretical insights into sensing of hexavalent chromium on buckled and planar polymeric carbon nitride nanosheets of heptazine and triazine structures. Mol. Simul., 46 (1), 54–61, 2019.

 [16]    Mehdi Ghambarian, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Zahra Azizi, Mahboobeh Balar, Molecular Interactions of MeOH and EtOH with Black Phosphorus Monolayer: A Periodic Density Functional Study, Phys. Chem. Res., 7 (2), 435–447, 2019.

 [17]    Mehdi Ghambarian, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Zahra Azizi, Mahboobeh Balar, Influence of Surface Heterogeneities on Complexation of Ethylene with Active Sites of NiMCM-41 Nanocatalyst: A Density Functional Theory Study. Physical Chemistry Research, 7 (2), 235-243, 2019.

 [18]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Søren Kegnæs, Steam catalytic cracking of fuel oil over a novel composite nanocatalyst: Characterization, kinetics and comparative perspective. J. Anal. Appl. Pyrol., 138, 281-293, 2019.

 [19]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehdi Ghambarian, Zahra Azizi, Molecular-level insights into furfural hydrogenation intermediates over single-atomic Cu catalysts on magnesia and silica nanoclusters. Mol. Simul., 45 (2), 154-163, 2019.

 [20]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehdi Ghambarian, Adsorption of toxic mercury, lead, cadmium, and arsenic ions on black phosphorous nanosheet: first-principles calculations. Struct. Chem., 30 (1), 85–96, 2019.

 [21]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Catalytic transformation of ethylene to propylene and butene over an acidic Ca-incorporated composite nanocatalyst. Appl. Catal. A-Gen., 569, 20-27, 2019.

 [22]    Samira Shirvani, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Samahe Sadjadi, Influence of catalyst additives on vapor-phase hydrogenation of furfural to furfuryl alcohol on impregnated copper/magnesia. Biomass Conv. Bioref., 8 (1), 79–86, 2018.

 [23]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Vahid Farzaneh, Samahe Sadjadi, Hydrotalcite-Impregnated Copper and Chromium-Doped Copper as Novel and Efficient Catalysts for Vapor-Phase Hydrogenation of Furfural: Effect of Clay Pretreatment. Braz. J. Chem. Eng., 35 (2), 669–678, 2018.

 [24]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Vahid Farzaneh, Hydroconversion of Furfural over Cu-Cr/SiO2 Nanocatalysts: A Comparative Study. Iran. J. Chem. Eng., 15 (2), 38–51, 2018.

[25]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehdi Ghambarian, Initiation of heterogeneous Schrock-type Mo and W oxide metathesis catalysts: A quantum thermochemical study. Comp. Mater. Sci., 155, 197–208, 2018.

 [26]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehdi Ghambarian, Methane adsorption and hydrogen atom abstraction at diatomic radical cation metal oxo clusters: first-principles calculations. Mol. Simul., 44 (10), 850–863, 2018.

 [27]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Nanostructured Hydrotalcite-Supported RuBaK Catalyst for Direct Conversion of Ethylene to Propylene. Russ. J. Appl. Chem., 91 (6), 970−974, 2018.

 [28]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Thorough assessment of delayed coking correlations against literature data: Development of improved alternative models. React. Kinet. Mech. Cat., 126 (1), 83–102, 2019.

 [29]    Mehdi Ghambarian, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Zahra Azizi, Mahboobeh Balar, Structural diversity of metallacycle intermediates for ethylene dimerization on heterogeneous NiMCM-41 catalyst: a quantum chemical perspective. Struct. Chem., 30 (1), 137–150, 2019.

 [30]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Mehdi Ghambarian, Ali Eidi, Two-stage thermocatalytic upgrading of fuel oil to olefins and fuels over a nanoporous hierarchical acidic catalyst. Petroleum Science and Technology, 37, 1910–1916, 2019.

 [31]    M. Ghashghaee, M. Ghambarian, Ethene Protonation Over Silica-Grafted Metal (Cr, Mo, and W) Oxide Catalysts: A Comparative Nanocluster Modeling Study. Russ. J. Inorg. Chem., 63 (12), 1570–1577, 2018.

 [32]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Two-Step Thermal Cracking of an Extra-Heavy Fuel Oil: Experimental Evaluation, Characterization, and Kinetics. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 57 (22), 7421–7430, 2018.

 [33]    Samira Shirvani, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Combined effect of nanoporous diluent and steam on catalytic upgrading of fuel oil to olefins and fuels over USY catalyst. Petrol. Sci. Technol., 36 (11), 750–755, 2018.

 [34]    Samira Shirvani, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mechanism Discrimination for Bimolecular Reactions: Revisited with a Practical Hydrogenation Case Study. Phys. Chem. Res., 5 (4), 727–736, 2017.

 [35]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Mehdi Ghambarian, Kinetic Models for Hydroconversion of Furfural over the Ecofriendly Cu-MgO Catalyst: an Experimental and Theoretical Study, Appl. Catal. A-Gen., 545, 134–147. 2017.

 [36]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Vahid Farzaneh, Samahe Sadjadi, Effect of Calcination Rate on Performance of Co-precipitated Cu-MgO Catalyst in Hydrogenation of Furfural. Journal of Sciences, Islamic Republic of Iran, 30 (1), 13-21, 2019.

 [37]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Heterogeneous catalysts for gas-phase conversion of ethylene to higher olefins. Rev. Chem. Eng., 34 (5), 595–655, 2018.

 [38]    Mehrdad Fallah, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Ahmad Rabiee, Amir Ershad-Langroudi, Spray-Deposition of an Organic/Inorganic Blend for Fabrication of a Superhydrophobic Surface: Effect of Admixing with Silica Aerogel and Modified Silica Nanoparticles. Prot. Met. Phys. Chem. S., 54 (5), 909–916, 2018.

 [39]    Samira Shirvani, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Samahe Sadjadi, Influence of catalyst additives on vapor-phase hydrogenation of furfural to furfuryl alcohol on impregnated copper/magnesia. Biomass Conv. Bioref., 8 (1), 79–86, 2018.

 [40]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samahe Sadjadi, Samira Shirvani, Vahid Farzaneh, A Novel Consecutive Approach for the Preparation of Cu-MgO Catalysts with High Activity for Hydrogenation of Furfural to Furfuryl Alcohol. Catal. Lett., 147 (2), 318–327, 2017.

 [41]    Samahe Sadjadi, Vahid Farzaneh, Samira Shirvani, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Preparation of Cu-MgO catalysts with different copper precursors and precipitating agents for the vapor-phase hydrogenation of furfural. Korean J. Chem. Eng., 34 (3), 692–700, 2017.

 [42]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Comment on ‘hydrogen/methanol production in a novel multifunctional reactor with in situ adsorption: modeling and optimization’. Int. J. Energ. Res., 41 (3), 461–462, 2017.

 [43]    Vahid Farzaneh, Samira Shirvani, Samahe Sadjadi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Promoting Effects of Calcium on the Performance of Cu-MgO Catalyst in Hydrogenation of Furfuraldehyde. Iran. J. Catal., 7 (1), 53–79, 2017.

 [44]    Mehdi Ghambarian, Zahra Azizi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Cluster modeling and coordination structures of Cu+ ions in Al-incorporated Cu-MEL catalysts – a density functional theory study. J. Mex. Chem. Soc., 61 (1), 1–13, 2017.

 [45]    Mahboobeh Balar, Zahra Azizi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Theoretical identification of structural heterogeneities of divalent nickel active sites in NiMCM-41 nanoporous catalysts. J. Nanostruct. Chem., 6 (4), 365–372, 2016.

 [46]    Mehdi Ghambarian, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Zahra Azizi, Coordination and Siting of Cu+ Ion Adsorbed into Silicalite-2 Porous Structure: A Density Functional Theory Study. Phys. Chem. Res., 5 (1), 135–152, 2017.

 [47]    Mehrdad Fallah, Ahmad Rabiee, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Amir Ershad-Langroudi, Enhanced Procedure for Fabrication of an Ultrahydrophobic Aluminum Alloy Surface using Fatty Acid Modifiers. Phys. Chem. Res., 5 (2), 339–357, 2017.

 [48]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Removal of Cr(VI) species from aqueous solution by different nanoporous materials: a comparative study, Iran. J. Toxicol., 2016, 10(6), 15–21.

 [49]    Mehdi Ghambarian, Zahra Azizi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Energetics of Zn2+ adsorption in silicate MEL-type nanoporous material, Iran. Chem. Commun., 2017, 5(1), 28–34.

 [50]    Mehdi Ghambarian, Zahra Azizi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Diversity of monomeric dioxo chromium species in Cr/silicalite-2 catalysts: a hybrid density functional study, Comp. Mater. Sci., 2016, 118, 147–154.

 [51]    Mehdi Ghambarian, Zahra Azizi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Saturated Five-membered N,B-Heterocyclic Carbene: A Computational Study, Chem. Lett., 2015, 44(11), 1586–1588.

 [52]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Predictive correlations for thermal upgrading of petroleum residues, J. Anal. Appl. Pyrol., 2015, 115, 326–336.

 [53]    Zahra Azizi, Mehdi Ghambarian, Mohammad A. Rezaei, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Saturated N,X-Heterocyclic Carbenes (X = N, O, S, P, Si, C, and B): Stability, Nucleophilicity, and Basicity, Aust. J. Chem., 2015, 68, 1438–1445.

 [54]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mehdi Ghambarian, Zahra Azizi, Characterization of extraframework Zn2+ cationic sites in silicalite-2: a computational study, Struct. Chem., 2016, 27(2), 467–475.

 [55]    Meysam Hajheidary, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Ramin Karimzadeh, Olefins production from LPG via dehydrogenative cracking over three ZSM-5 catalysts, J. Sci. Ind. Res., 2013, 72(12), 760–766.

 [56]    Moein Jafari Fesharaki, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Ramin Karimzadeh, Comparison of four nanoporous catalysts in thermocatalytic upgrading of vacuum residue, J. Anal. Appl. Pyrol., 2013, 102, 97–102.

 [57]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Ramin Karimzadeh, Applicability of protolytic mechanism to steady-state heterogeneous dehydrogenation of ethane revisited, Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., 2013, 170, 318–330.

 [58]    Saeid Abbasi Aliabadi, Ramin Karimzadeh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Reza Asgharzadeh Shishavan, Effect of Operating Conditions and Physical Properties of the Feed upon Sulfur Content of the Liquid Product in Thermal Cracking of Vacuum Residue and its Kinetic Modeling, Petrol. Res. (Persian), 2012, 70, 3–12.

 [59]    Reza Asgharzadeh Shishavan, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Ramin Karimzadeh, Investigation of kinetics and cracked oil structural changes in thermal cracking of Iranian vacuum residues, Fuel Process. Technol., 2011, 92, 2226–2234.

[60]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Ramin Karimzadeh, Multivariable optimization of thermal cracking severity, Chem. Eng. Res. Des., 2011, 89, 1067–1077.

[61]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Ramin Karimzadeh, Evolutionary model for computation of pore size distribution in microporous solids of cylindrical pore structure, Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., 2011, 138(1–3), 22–31.

[62]    Ramin Karimzadeh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mohsen Nouri, Effect of Solvent Dearomatization and Operating Conditions in Steam Pyrolysis of a Heavy Feedstock, Energ. Fuels, 2010, 24(3), 1899–1907.

 [63]    Ramin Karimzadeh, Hamid Reza Godini, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Flowsheeting of steam cracking furnaces, Chem. Eng. Res. Des., 2009, 87, 36–46.

 [64]    Ramin Karimzadeh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Design of a Flexible Pilot Plant Reactor for the Steam Cracking Process, Chem. Eng. Technol., 2008, 31(2), 278–286.

 [65]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Ramin Karimzadeh, Dynamic Modeling and Simulation of Steam Cracking Furnaces, Chem. Eng. Technol., 2007, 30(7), 835–843.

Conferences

 [66]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Mohammad Reza Omidkhah, Samira Shirvani, Catalytic Degradation of Linear Low-Density Polyethylene over USY Catalyst: Effect of Catalyst-to-Polymer Ratio, 13th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2018), Tehran, Iran, 19–22 November, 2018, 714–715

 [67]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samira Shirvani, Vahid Farzaneh, Performance of Cu-Cr/Al2O3 Catalyst in Gas-Phase Hydrogenation of Furfural, 2nd International Conference on Researches in Science and Engineering, Istanbul, Turkey, 3–4 Feb, 2017.

 [68]    Samira Shirvani, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Selective Hydrogenation of Furfural over Cu-Co/MgO Catalyst: Effect of Cobalt Loading, 2nd International Conference on Researches in Science and Engineering, Istanbul, Turkey, 3–4 Feb, 2017.

 [69]    Mehrdad Fallah, Ahmad Rabiee, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Amir Ershad-Langroudi, Superhydrophobic Coating of a Glass Surface using Stearic Acid and Modified Silica Nanoparticles, 12th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2–5 November, 2016, A-10-307-2.

 [70]    Mehrdad Fallah, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Ahmad Rabiee, Amir Ershad-Langroudi, Coating of Aluminum Alloy with Linseed Oil to Fabricate an Ultra-hydrophobic Self-cleaning Surface, 12th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2–5 November, 2016, A-10-307-1.

 [71]    Samira Shirvani, Vahid Farzaneh, Samahe Sadjadi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Influence of Silica Precursor on the Performance of Cu-Co/SiO2 Catalysts in Selective Hydrogenation of Furfural, 3rd International Conference on New Research Achievements in Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, Tehran, September 23, 2016, che16-05500513-1–che16-05500513-7.

 [72]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Zahra Azizi, Mehdi Ghambarian, Fatemeh Saeidi, Cluster modeling of Cu+/MEL catalysts: the effect of neighboring hydroxyl groups, 3rd International Congress of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 16 January, 2016, 188–195.

 [73]    Mehdi Ghambarian, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Zahra Azizi, Mahboobeh Balar, Effect of cluster size in computational modeling of Cu+/ZSM-11 catalysts, 3rd International Congress of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 16 January, 2016, 292–299.

 [74]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Mina Mahdian, Catalytic performance of Cr/MCM-41 catalyst for conversion of LPG to light olefins: a preliminary study, 3rd International Congress of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 16 January, 2016, 245–247.

 [75]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Mina Mahdian, Low-temperature performance of spent Cr/MCM-41 catalyst for oxidative conversion of LPG to light olefins, 3rd International Congress of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Tehran, Iran, 16 January, 2016, 241–244.

 [76]    Mehrdad Fallah, Ahmad Rabiee, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Facile and low-cost method to fabricate a superhydrophobic aluminum alloy surface: towards optimum preparation conditions, International Conference on Science and Engineering, Dubai, UAE, 1 December, 2015, Article ID 68-B.

 [77]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Frequent flaws in thermodynamic description of adsorption data, International Conference on Science and Engineering, Dubai, UAE, 1 December, 2015, Article ID 188-A.

 [78]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Mina Mahdian, Liquid fuel obtained from ethylene conversion over H-SAPO-34 catalyst, Third International Conference on Oil, Gas and Petrochemical, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, 1 December, 2015, Article ID 101.

 [79]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Mina Mahdian, Effect of temperature on propylene and ethylene production from LPG pyrolysis, Third International Conference on Oil, Gas and Petrochemical, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, 13 December, 2015, Article ID 191.

 [80]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Mina Mahdian, Catalytic performance of Cr/alumina for light olefins production from LPG: a preliminary study, International Conference on Science and Engineering, Dubai, UAE, 1 December, 2015, Article ID 117-A.

 [81]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Mina Mahdian, Conversion of LPG to light olefins on acidic SAPO-34 catalyst: a preliminary study, International Conference on Science and Engineering, Dubai, UAE, 1 December, 2015, Article ID 132-A.

 [82]    Shahrzad Najafkhani, Zahra Azizi, Mehdi Ghambarian, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Study of the electronic effects of NHC ligands in copper-based antitumor drugs, The 23rd Iranian Seminar of Organic Chemistry, University of Kurdistan, Sanandaj-Iran, 8–10 September, 2015.

 [83]    Azar Imani, Zahra Azizi, Mehdi Ghambarian, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Study of electronic effects of carbene derived from purine, 2-aminopurine, and adenine on the platinum-based anticancer drugs, The 17th Iranian Inorganic Chemistry Conference, Azarbaijan Shahid Madani University, Tabriz, Iran, 3–5 September, 2015, 256–256.

 [84]    Mohammad Ghashghaee, Meysam Hajheidary, Ramin Karimzadeh, Catalytic cracking of LPG over FeHZSM5 catalyst, The 7th International Chemical Engineering Congress and Exhibition (IChEC 2011), Kish Island, 21–24 November, 2011.

 [85]    Reza Asgharzadeh Shishavan, Ramin Karimzadeh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Saeid Abbasi Aliabadi, Effect of Operating Conditions in Thermal Cracking of Vacuum Residue, The 13th Iranian National Chemical Engineering Congress & 1st International Regional Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Conference (IChEC13), Kermanshah, Iran, 25–28 October, 2010.

 [86]    Saeid Abbasi Aliabadi, Ramin Karimzadeh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Reza Asgharzadeh Shishavan, Effect of Operating Conditions and Physical Properties of the Feed upon Sulfur Content of the Liquid Product in Thermal Cracking of Vacuum Residue, The 13th Iranian National Chemical Engineering Congress & 1st International Regional Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Conference (IChEC13), Kermanshah, Iran, 25–28 October, 2010.

 [87]    Ramin Karimzadeh, Nazi Rahimi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Feedstock Effects on Selecting the Appropriate Coil Configuration for Cracking Furnaces, World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology (WASET 2010), Penang, Malaysia, February 24–26, 2010, 641–644.

 [88]    Ramin Karimzadeh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Flexible Pilot Plant – A Means to Design and Manufacture of Olefin Industrial Furnaces, First Iranian Petrochemical Conference, IPC 2008 (as an Invited Paper in the Key Lecturers Section), Tehran, Iran, July 22–23, 2008.

 [89]    Ramin Karimzadeh, Nazi Rahimi, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Feedstock Effects on Selecting the Appropriate Coil Configuration for Cracking Furnaces, The 5th International Chemical Engineering Congress & Exhibition (IChEC 2008), Kish Island, Iran, 2–5 January, 2008, 467–473.

Patents

 [1]       Mohammad Ghashghaee, Catalytic Process for Producing Olefins, US Patent US2017/0369390 A1, 2018.

 [2]       Vahid Farzaneh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Process and Catalyst for Production of Propylene and Butene from Ethylene, IR Patent, IR 89127, 2016.

 [3]       Mohammad Ghashghaee, Catalytic Process for Conversion of Ethylene to Propylene and Butene, IR Patent, IR 89073, 2016.

 [4]       Mohammad Ghashghaee, Vahid Farzaneh, Catalyst for Conversion of LPG to Light Olefins, IR Patent, IR 90295, 2016.

 [5]       Vahid Farzaneh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samahe Sadjadi, Samira Shirvani, Selective Catalyst for Conversion of Furfural to Furfuryl Alcohol using Hydrotalcite Support, IR Patent, IR 91260, 2017.

 [6]       Vahid Farzaneh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samahe Sadjadi, Samira Shirvani, Hydrogenation Catalyst based on a Layered Double Hydroxide Natural Clay, IR Patent, IR 91872, 2017.

 [7]       Vahid Farzaneh, Mohammad Ghashghaee, Samahe Sadjadi, Process for Preparation of Copper-Magnesia Nanocatalysts for Transformation of Furfural to Furfuryl Alcohol, IR Patent, IR 92177, 2017.

 

Books

 [1]       Black Phosphorus: Synthesis, Properties and Applications (Chapters 1, 3, and 8), 2020, Springer.

Last Updated: January 29, 2020