Mehdi Zanjani, Ph. D.

Research Highlights

  • Thermal-fluid sciences
  • Heat transfer
  • Characterization of energy conversion systems such as thermoelectrics
  • Transport phenomena
  • Condensed matter physics
  • Multiscale modeling of nano and bio materials
Mehdi Zanjani

Assistant Professor

311 Hughes Hall
513-529-4188
zanjanm@MiamiOH.edu

http://cec.miamioh.edu/zanjani-research

Degrees

  • Ph.D.—Mechanical Eng. & Applied Mechanics, University of Pennsylvania—2014
  • M.S.—Mechanical Eng. & Applied Mechanics, University of Pennsylvania—2012
  • B.S.—Mechanical Eng., Sharif University of Technology—2009

Related Experience

  • Post-Doctoral Fellow Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
  • Teaching Assistant, University of Pennsylvania
  • Teaching Assistant, Sharif University of Technology

Honors and Awards

  • Certificate in College and University Teaching, University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
  • Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award, University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
  • Graduate research fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, 2009.
  • Awarded honorary entry to graduate study in Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2008.
  • Awarded silver medal in the National Physics Olympiad, 2004.

Research Interests

  • Thermal-fluid sciences
  • Heat transfer
  • Characterization of energy conversion systems such as thermoelectrics
  • Transport phenomena
  • Condensed matter physics
  • Multiscale modeling of nano and bio materials
  • Numerical algorithm development and parallel computing
  • Statistical mechanics
  • Mechanics of materials
  • Acoustic metamaterials