Curriculum Vitae

 

Esmaeil Fatehifar, PhD
Professor of Chemical (Environmental) Engineering


 

Curriculum Vitae
May 5 2016
 

Professor of Chemical Engineering

Environmental Engineering Research Center (EERC)

Faculty of Chemical Engineering

Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran

 

                                                 Tel (work): (+98) 41-33459141
                                                             (+98) 41-34245764

                                                 Fax: (+98) 41-33444355

E-mail: fatehifar@sut.ac.ir and fatehifar@gmail.com

 

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Personal:

 

Born in 1975, Tabriz, Iran

Married and have 2 daughters

 

Professional Experience:

 

2015 - Present           Professor, Faculty of Chemical Engineering
                                   Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran
 
2010- 2015                 Associate Professor, Faculty of Chemical Engineering,

                                    Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran

 

2005- 2014                Head of Environmental Engineering Research Center (EERC),

                                   Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran

 

2005- 2010                 Assistant Professor, Faculty of Chemical Engineering,

                                    Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran 

 

1999- 2001                  Lecturer, Faculty of Chemical Engineering,

                                    Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran

 

 

Education:

 

Ph. D. (2001- 2006)

Chemical Engineering, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran

Thesis Topic

Development of an Optimal Design of a                                       Multi-pollutant Air Quality Monitoring Network

Visiting Scholar (2004-2005)

Chemical Engineering Department,  School of Engineering, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

M.Sc. (1997-1999)

Chemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering Department, School of Engineering, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran

Thesis Topic:

Kinetic Synthesis of Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether (MTBE) and Simulation of MTBE’s Catalytic Packed Bed Reactor

B.Sc. (1993-1997)

Chemical Engineering (Petrochemical Engineering) Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran

Project Topic:

Manufacturing of Alkyd Resins

 

Professional Membership:

 

-          Member of Iranian Association of Chemical Engineers

-          Member of Editorial Board of Civil and Environmental Engineering Journal of Tabriz University

-          Member of Board of Reviewers of International Journal of Environment and Pollution

-          Member of Board of Reviewers of International Journal of Environmental Management

-          Member of Board of Reviewers of International Journal of Fuels and Energy

-          Member of Board of Reviewers of International Journal of Science of the Total Environment

-          Member of Board of Reviewers of  Iranian Journal of Science and Technology

-          Member of Board of Reviewers of  Iranian Journal of Chemical Engineers (English)

-          Member of Board of Reviewers of  Iranian Journal of Chemical Engineers (Farsi)

-          Member of Board of Reviewers of  Iranian Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (Farsi)

 

Awards:

 

-          Distinguished Ph.D. Student of Iran, Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, 2004.

 

-          Distinguished Ph.D. Student of School of Engineering, Shiraz University, Iran, 2003.

 

-          Recipient of the outstanding oral presentation of the 8th National Congress of Chemical Engineering of Iran, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran, 2003.

 

Areas of Interest:

 

Air Pollution Control and Modeling

Pollution Dispersion in Urban and Industrial Area

Simulation and Mathematical Modeling

Environmental Engineering

Transport Phenomenon

Environmental Impact Assessment

Risk Assessment Analysis

Combustion

Energy Saving

 

  

Research Skills:

 

Solid background in numerical methods

Good experience with programming languages and various computer software

 

Teaching Experience:

 

  • Modeling and Simulation in Environmental Engineering (Ph. D. and M. Sc.), Sahand University of Technology (SUT), Tabriz, Iran
  • Air Pollution Control (M. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran
  • Advanced Environmental Engineering (M. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran
  • Environmental Engineering (M. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran
  • Advanced Mass Transfer (M. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran
  • Mass Transfer Operation (B. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran
  • Mathematical Methods in Chemical Engineering (B. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran
  • Numerical Calculation (B. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran
  • Air Pollution (B. Sc.), Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran
  • Environmental Engineering (B. Sc.), Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran
  • Environmental Engineering (B. Sc.), Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran
  • Fundamentals of Combustion Engineering (B. Sc.), Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran
  • Introduction to Chemical Engineering (B. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran
  • General Chemistry (B. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran
  • Analytical Chemistry Lab. (B. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran
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  • General Chemistry Lab. (B. Sc.), SUT, Tabriz, Iran

 

Publications:

 

a)    Book:

Air Quality in 21st Century, NOVA Publishers, N.Y., In Press, (2010).

 

 

 b)    Patents:

 

1- E. Fatehifar, D. Kahforoushan "Determination of Gas flare Pollutants Emission Factors in Oil and Gas Production Plants Using Air Pollution Modeling (Back-Calculation Method)", Iranian Patent 63224, 2010.

2- M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar and Z. Abbasi, "Synthesis of Cerium Oxide Nano Catalyst for Removal of Volatile Organic Compounds in Catalytic Oxidation Process", Iranian Patent 59151, 2009.

3- M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar, Z. Abbasi and N. Rahemi, "Low Pressure Multi-propose Catalytic Oxidation Pilot for Removing Volatile Organic Compounds from Polluted Air", Iranian Patent 59149, 2009.

4- M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar and Z. Abbasi, "Synthesis of CeO2/Al2O3 Nanocomposite for Complete Oxidation of Toluene", Iranian Patent 59976, 2009.

5- M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar and Z. Abbasi, "Synthesis of Pt/CeO2 Nanocatalyst for Treatment of Waste Gas Streams", Iranian Patent 59975, 2009.

6- M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar and Z. Abbasi, "Synthesis of Pt/Al2O3-CeO2 Nanocatalyst for Abatement of BTX in Polluted Air", Iranian Patent (submitting 2009).

7- M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar, Z. Abbasi and N. Rahemi, "Low Pressure Multi-purpose Catalytic Oxidation Pilot for Removing Volatile Organic Compounds from Polluted Air", Iranian Patent 59149, (2009).

 

c)     Journal Papers:

 

1-      D. Kahforoushan, E. Fatehifar, N. Jaafarzadeh Haghighi Fard, A. Masoomi, Estimation of Emission Factors for Sour Gas Flares,  Submitted for Publication in Journal of Energy Policy (2010).

 

2-      D. Kahforoushan, E. Fatehifar, “A Novel Method for Determination of Acid Gas Flare Emission Factors”, Submitted for Publication in Journal of Environmental Monitoring and Assessment (2010).

 

3-      D. Kahforoushan, E. Fatehifar, A. Zoveydavi, N. Jafarzadeh, “Assessment and Estimation of Gaseous Pollutants Emission Factors in Oil and Gas producing Units”, Submitted for Publication in Journal of Oil Research (2009).

 

4-      M. Kanani, E. Fatehifar, H. Morshedi, “Simulation of Gaseous Pollutants Dispersion from Industrial Stacks with Considering Around Buildings”, Submitted for Publication in Civil and Environmental Engineering Journal (2009).

 

5-      Z. Abbasi, M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar, N. Rahemi and S. Saedy, "On the Preparation Methods of Nano-CeO2 Catalysts for Toluene Oxidation Used in VOC Abatement", Submitted for Publication in Journal of Catalysis (2009).

 

6-      Z. Abbasi, M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar, S. Saedy and N. Rahemi, "The Effect of Ceria Content on the Properties of Pt/CeO2-Al2O3 Nanocatalysts for VOC Oxidation", Submitted for Publication in Catalysis Today (2009).

 

7-      Z. Abbasi, M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar, “Removal of Toluene from Waste Gas Streams Using Synthesised catalysts via Sol-Gel Method”, Submitted for Publication in Civil and Environmental Engineering Journal (2009).

 

8-      E. Fatehifar, L. Khazini, R. Alizadeh, M .Ebrahimzadeh, B. Fouladpanjeh, “Simulation of Sulfur Unit Tail Gas Recovery Unit”, Submitted for Publication in Civil and Environmental Engineering Journal (2009).

 

9-      M. Shakerkhatibi, H. Ganjidoust, B. Ayati, E. Fatehifar, "Effect of Organic Loading Rate on the Performance of an Aerated Submerged Fixed-Film (ASFF) Bioreactor Treating Acrylonitrile Containing Wastewater", Submitted for publication in Iranian Journal of Environmental Health Science and Engineering (2009).

 

10-  A. Rahimi, E. Fatehifar, R. Khoshbakhti, "Development of an Optimized Chemical Kinetic Mechanism for HCCI Combustion of n-Heptane and Natural Gas Fuels Mixture Using Genetic Algorithm", Submitted for publication in International Journal of Fuels (2009).

 

11-  L. Khazini, E. Fatehifar, M. A. Kaynejad, R. Alizadeh, B. Fouladpanjeh, M. Ebrahimzadeh, "Selection and Simulation of an Optimal Method for Control of Exhaust Pollutants of Sulfur Recovery Unit of an Oil Refinery", Submitted for publication in Iranian Journal of Chemical Engineers (2009).

 

12-  A. Rahimi, R. Khoshbakhti, E. Fatehifar, “Dvelopment of a Chemical Kinetic Model for Oxidation of CNG and n-Heptane Mixture in HCCI Engines”, Submitted for Publication in Journal of Motor Research (2009).

 

13-  H. Badri Gharagheshlaghi, E. Fatehifar, H. Abbasnezhad, "Toxicity Assessment of Phenolic Compounds on the Aerobic Activated Sludge of Tabriz Oil Refinery",  Submitted for publication in Iranian Journal of Environmental Health Science and Engineering (2009).

 

14-  H. Badri Gharegheshlaghi, E. Fatehifar, A. Elkamel,  Y. Akbarzadeh, G. M. Mojarrad Moghanloo, “Estimation of Ammonia Emission to Air from Agricultural and Industrial Activities in East Azarbayjan Area Using Emission Factors”, Submitted for Publication in International Journal of Environment and Waste Management (2008).

 

15-  E. Fatehifar, F. Anvari, A. Elkamel and S. Saeedy, “A New Method for Enhancing Team Building and Group Dynamic Practices in Engineering Education”, Submitted for Publication in International Journal of Engineering Education (2008).

 

16-  G. M. Mojarrad Moghanloo, E. Fatehifar, S. Saedy, “H2S Removal from Industrial Wastewater Using BAS Reactor”, Accepted for Publication in Civil and Environmental Engineering Journal (2010).

 

17-  H. Ganjidoust, M. Shakerkhatibi, B. Ayati, E. Fatehifar, “Acrylonitrile Removal from the ABS Unit of Tabriz Petrochemical Complex Using a Lab Scale Aerated Submerged Fixed Film Reactor (ASFFR)”, Accepted for Publication in Civil and Environmental Engineering Journal (2010).

 

18-  G. M. Mojarrad Moghanloo, E. Fatehifar, S. Saedy, Z. Aghaeifar, H. Abbasnezhad, “Biological oxidation of hydrogen sulfide in mineral media using a biofilm airlift suspension reactor”, Accepted for publication in Journal of Bioresource Technology (2010).

 

19-  D. Kahforoushan, E. Fatehifar, “Development and evaluation of emission factors for gas turbines (multi-pollutant) in oil and gas processing plants”, Accepted for Publication in Journal of Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects (2010).

 

20-  D. Kahforoushan, E. Fatehifar, J. Soltan,“Estimation of CO2 Emission Factors for Combustion Sources in Oil and Gas Processing plants”, Accepted for Publication in Journal of Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization and Environmental Effects (2010).

 

21-  L. Khazini, E. Fatehifar, M. A. Kaynejad, “Optimal method for Control of SO2 from a Power Plant Stack”, Accepted for Publication in Iranian Journal of Chemical Engineers, (2010).

 

22-  H. Badri Gharehgheshlaghi, E. Fatehifar, "Study on Determination of Nitrification Rate of Activated Sludge of Tabriz Oil Refinery via Two Common Methods", Journal of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, No. 4, (2010).

 

23-  Z. Abbasi, E. Fatehifar, J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, M. Haghighi, “Selection of Optimal Method for Removal of Volatile Organic Compounds from Industrial Polluted Gas Streams II: Non-destruction (Recovery) Methods”, Iranian Journal of Chemical Engineers, Vol. 8, No. 44 (2010).

 

24-  D. Kahforoushan, E. Fatehifar and J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, "Feasibility of Electron Beam Dry Scrubbing for Treatment of Flue Gases from Industrial Plants to Remove SO2 and NOx ", Journal of Environmental Science and Technology, Vol. 41, pp. 1-14 (2009).

 

25-  M. Shakerkhatibi, H. Ganjidoust, B. Ayati, E. Fatehifar, “Isolation, identification and substrate utilization of an acrylonitrile-degrading bacterium from a petrochemical activated sludge”, Journal of School of Public Health and Institute of Public Health Research, Vol. 6, NO. 3, 4 (2009).

 

26-  H. Badri Gharegheshlaghi, E. Fatehifar, G. M. Mojarrad Moghanloo, “H2S Removal Methods from Gaseous Systems”, Journal of Farayandno, Vol. 15, (2008).

 

27-   A. Rahimi, E. Fatehifar, A. Ebadi and J. S. Soltanmohammadzadeh, “Feasibility of Using advanced Oxidation Processes in Water treatment”, Iranian Journal of Chemical Engineers, No. 37 (2008).

 

28-   A. Hajipour, M. Nosrati, E. Fatehifar, “Biological Treatment of Wastewaters through Thermophilic Aerobic Process”, Iranian Journal of Chemical Engineers, No. 36 (2008).

 

29-   E. Fatehifar, A. Elkamel, A. Alizadeh Osalu and A. Charchi, “Developing a new model for simulation of pollution dispersion from a network of stacks”, Journal of Applied Mathematics and Computation, Vol. 206, PP. 662-668 (2008).

 

30-    M. A. Kaynejad, J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, E. Fatehifar and A. Alizadeh Osalu, "Desorption Mechanism of Ethylbenzene to Environment in Aeration Basin of Wastewater Treatment Plants", Journal of Tabriz University,(2007).

 

31-   A. Elkamel, E. Fatehifar, M. Taheri, A. Lohi, and M. Alrashidi, “A Heuristic Optimization Approach for Air Quality Monitoring Network Design with the Simultaneous consideration of Multiple Pollutants”, Journal of Environmental Management, Vol. 88, pp. 507-517 (2007).

 

32-   G. M. Mojarrad Moghanloo, E. Fatehifar, H. Badri, "Desulfurization of oil cuts by chemical – biological combined method", Farayandno, Vol. 8 (2007).

 

33-   D. Kahforoushan, E. Fatehifar, G. M. Mojarrad Moghanloo, J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, "Effective method for H2S removal from oil refinery wastewaters", Farayandno, Vol. 8 (2007).

 

34-   F. Chui, A. Elkamel, and E. Fatehifar, “Developing New Correlations and Uncertainty Analysis for Ground and Maximum Ground Level Concentration Prediction”, Int. J. of Environment and Pollution, Vol. 30 Nos. 3/4, (2007).

 

35-   E. Fatehifar, A. Elkamel, M. Taheri, W. A. Anderson, S. A. Abdul-Wahab, “Modeling and Simulation of Multi-pollutants Dispersion From A Network of Refinery Stacks Using A multiple Cell Approach”, Environmental Engineering Science, Vol. 24, No. 6, (2007).

 

36-   M. A. Kaynejad, J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, E. Fatehifar, and S. Shahri, “Recovery of Mo and Co from Refinery spent catalysts and Selection of Optimum Recovery Process”, Journal of Faculty of Eng., Tabriz University, Iran, Vol. 33, No. 2, (2006).

 

37-   M. A. Kaynejad, E. Fatehifar, J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh and S. Shahri, “Preliminary Evaluation of Feasibility of Recovery of Precious Metals from Spent Catalysts”, Iranian Journal of Chemical Engineers, Vol. 5, No. 25, (2006).

 

38-   E. Fatehifar, M. Taheri and A. Elkamel, “A MATLAB-Based Modeling and Simulation Program for Dispersion of Multi-pollutants from an Industrial Stack for the Educational Use in a Course in Air Pollution Control”, Journal of Computer Applications in Engineering Education, Vol. 14, Issue 4 , pp. 300 - 312 (2006).

 

39-   E. Fatehifar, M. Ahmadloye Darab, and E. Sahraei, “Design, Make and Start-up of a Multipurpose Absorbing Packed Bed Tower in Laboratory Scale”, Iranian Journal of Chemical Engineers, No. 24, (2006).

 

40-   M. Khajeh, E. Fatehifar, S. Shahri, Y. Mansouri and A. Abdollahnezhad, “Three Dimensional Numerical Modeling of Pollutants Dispersion from Tabriz Refinery Stacks”, Iranian Journal of Chemical Engineers, No. 23, (2006).

 

41-   A. Rasoulzadeh, E. Fatehifar, F. Anvari, and N. Kargaran, “Problems of PhD Students in Iran”, Nemud periodica, (2004) (in Farsi).

 

42-   E. Fatehifar, S. Paknia, and P. Keshavarz, “Development of Saving Methods in Energy Consumption”, Iranian Journal of Engineering Education, (2004) (in Farsi).

 

43-   E. Fatehifar, “Evaluation of Tabriz Tile Industry Problems”, Chemistry periodica, vol. 7, Islamic Azad University, Ardedil branch, (2001) (in Farsi).

 

44-   E. Fatehifar, J. Fathikalajahi, “Developing a Kinetic Model for Manufacturing of MTBE by Amberlyst 15”, Tahgig (National Iranian Oil Company Bulletin), Vol. 10, No. 38, (2000) (in Farsi).

 

45-   E. Fatehifar, F. Anvari, “Experimental and Bench Scale Manufacturing of Chemically Modified polyester Resins and Modeling of their Production Unit”, Chemistry periodica, vol. 6, Islamic Azad University, Ardabil branch, (1999) (in Farsi).

 

c) Conference Papers:

 

1-      L. Karimnezhad, M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar and N. Rahemi, "Influence of Impregnation Ratio on the Properties of Activated Carbon Prepared via ZnCl2 Activation", The 6th International Chemical Engineering Congress & Exhibition, IChEC 2009, Kish Island, Iran, 16-20 November (2009).

2-      Z. Abbasi,  M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar, N. Rahemi, and A. Jafarizad, "Synthesis of CeO2 Nano-catalyst via Precipitation Method for Total Oxidation of Toluene", The 6th International Chemical Engineering Congress & Exhibition, IChEC 2009, Kish Island, Iran, 16-20 November (2009).

3-      Z. Abbasi, M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar, S. Saedy, "Characterization and Catalytic Activity of CeO2/Al2O3 Nano-catalyst on VOC Abatement", The 6th International Chemical Engineering Congress & Exhibition, IChEC 2009, Kish Island, Iran, 16-20 November (2009).

 

4-      M. Abdollahifar, E.Fatehifar, S.Vosugh Mahmoudi, “Green Roofs”, The 3rd Conference and Exhibition on Environmental Engineering, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran, (2009).

 

5-      D. Kahforoushan, E. Fatehifar, M. Glishkani, A. Elkamel and J. S. Soltamohammadzadeh, “Estimating of Practical CO2 Emission Factors for Oil and Gas Production plants By Fuel Analysis Method (An Iranian case study)”, International Conference on Computational and Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering, CMMSE2009, Gijón, Spain, June 30, July 1-3 (2009).

 

6-      N. Azizi, E. Fatehifar, S. Shafeie, A. Elkamel, L. Khazini, “Optimal Selection of Air Pollution Control Equipments for a Network of Refinery Stacks”, International Conference on Computational and Mathematical Methods in Science and Engineering, CMMSE2009, Gijón, Spain, June 30, July 1-3 (2009).

 

7-      A. Rahimi, R. Khoshbakhti, E. Fatehifar, Ali Yusefzadi, “Optimal Chemical Kinetic Mechanism for Combustion of Natural Gas in Two Type Engines (Disel + Natural Gas) Using Genetic Algorithm’, 6th International Conference of Internal Combustion Engines, Tehran (2009).

 

8-      D. Kahforoushan, E.Fatehifar, A.A. Babalou, A. R. Ebrahimian, A. Elkamel, J. S. Soltanmohammadzadeh, "Modeling and Evaluation of Air pollution from a Gaseous Flare in an Oil and Gas Processing Area", Computing and Computational Techniques in Science, Santander, Cantabria, Spain, September 23-25, (2008).

 

9-      E. Fatehifar, D. Kahforoushan, L. Khazini, J. S. Soltanmohammadzadeh, Sattar, "Estimation of VOC Emission from Wastewater Treatment Unit in a Petrochemical Plant Using Emission Factors", Computing and Computational Techniques in Science, Santander, Cantabria, Spain, September 23-25, (2008).

 

10-  G. M. Mojarrad Moghanloo, E. Fatehifar, "Developing an optimal method for removal of Hydrogen sulfide from refinery wastewater in critical conditions, 12th Chemical Engineering Congress, Tabriz, Iran (2008).

 

11-  E. Fatehifar, & et. al., "Synthesis of Hydrogen Sulfide in lab Scale", Oil, Polymer and Petrochemical Conference, Shiraz, Iran, (2008).

 

12-  M. Abdollahifar, M. Haghighi, E. Fatehifar and Hosein Nekouei, "Evaluation of Thermal Oxidation of VOCs, H2S and CH4 in Oil Industries Flares", Technical Seminar on Oil, Gas and Environment: TSOGE, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, October 2008.

 

13-  N. Rahemi, M. Haghighi, S. Allahyari and E. Fatehifar, "Addressing Air Pollution Resources in Oil and Gas Industries", Technical Seminar on Oil, Gas and Environment: TSOGE, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, October 2008.

 

14-  R. Zahedi, E. Fatehifar, "Simulation of Tabriz Refinery Hydrocracker Unit by Artificial Neural Network", 5th International Chemical Engineering Congress, Kish, Iran, (2007).

 

15-  E. Fatehifar, M. A. Kaynejad, and A. Alizadeh Osalu, “Life Cycle Assessment and Its Application in EIA of Petrochemical Industries”, 3rd National Civil Engineering Congress, Tabriz, Iran, (2007).

 

16-  E. Fatehifar, M. A. Keynejad, and A. Alizadeh Osalu, “Identification, Assessment and Estimation of Ozone Layer Destruction Hazardous Substances and Substitution Strategies in Petrochemical Industries”, 3rd National Civil Engineering Congress, Tabriz, Iran, (2007).

 

17-  E. Fatehifar, F. Anvari, and A. Elkamel, “Developing a New Method for Team Works in Universities to Rise Student’s Ability for Group Works in Industrial Projects and Works”, 2nd International Conference on Engineering Education and Training, Kuwait, (2007).

 

18-  E. Fatehifar, A. Elkamel, A. Charchi, and A. Alizadeh Osalu, "Developing a complete model for simulation of pollution dispersion from a network of stacks", The International Conference on Modeling, Simulation and Applied Optimization, Abu Dhabi, UAE. (2007).

 

19-  D. Kahforoushan, E. Fatehifar, and M. A. Kaynejad, "EIA of Big Cities", First Conference of Enabling the Urban Environment, Tehran, (2006).

 

20-  M. R. Chenaglou, E. Fatehifar, and N. Rahemi, “HSE Centers in Universities and Research Centers”, First National HSE Conference, Tehran, Iran, (2006).

 

21-  J. S. Moghaddas, S. Abdhu, K. Gasemzadeh, and E. Fatehifar, “Determining of Initial Temperature and Efficiency of Petroleum Coke Production in Thermal Cracking Process”, 10th National Chemical Engineering Congress, Zahedan, Iran, (2005).

 

22-  A. Alizadeh Osalou, E. Fatehifar, and J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, “Mechanism of Ethyl Benzen desorption to environment in aerated pounds of wastewater units”, 10th National Chemical Engineering Congress, Zahedan, Iran, (2005).

 

23-  A. Elkamel, E. Fatehifar, M. Taheri, and A. Lohi, “Optimization of a
Multi-Pollutant air Quality Monitoring Network Around a Network of Refinery Stacks”, 55 Canadian Chemical Engineering Congress, Toronto, (2005).

 

24-  A. Rasoulzadeh, E. Fatehifar, F. Anvari, and N. Kargaran, “Problems of PhD Students in Iran”, Second seminar of PhD students, Tehran, Iran, (2004) (in Farsi).

 

25-  E. Fatehifar, M. Taheri and J. Fathikalajahi, “Simulation of Mixing in Fuel Injection Systems of Internal Combustion Engines”, First conference on fuel conservation in transportation, Tehran, Iran, (2004).

 

26-  E. Fatehifar, and et. al., “Selection of Optimal Method and Design of Barium Salts Unit Production from Barit”, 9th National Chemical Engineering congress, Tehran, Iran, (2004).

 

27-  A. R. Soodmand Asli, E. Fatehifar, “Selection of Optimal Method for Absorbtion of Carbon Dioxide from Power Plant’s Flue Gases”, 9th National Chemical Engineering congress, Tehran, Iran, (2004).

 

28-  E. Fatehifar, M. Taheri and J. Fathikalajahi, “Three Dimensional modeling of fuel/Air Mixing in Carburator”, 9th National Chemical Engineering congress, Tehran, Iran, (2004).

 

29-  E. Fatehifar, and et.al., “Representation of Methods for Energy Saving”, National Conference of Saving Methods in Natural Resources, Tehran, Iran, (2004) (in Farsi).

 

30-  E. Fatehifar, D. Mowla, and A. R. Soodmand Asli, “Acid Rains, Effects and Control of Them”, Ecoenergy Conference, Urmieh, Iran, (2004).

 

31-  M. Taheri, E. Fatehifar, “Representation of Necessary Methods for Developing Public Environmental Culture”, National Seminar of Developing Environmental Culture, Tehran, Iran, (2003) (in Farsi).

 

32-  E. Fatehifar, J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, and M. A. Kaynezhad, “Recovery of Precious Metals from Refinery Spent Catalysts- Design and Economic Evaluation”, First National Seminar of Environmental Solutions for Sustained Development, Tehran, Iran (2003) (in Farsi).

 

33-  E. Fatehifar, “Recovery of Precious Metals from Spent Catalysts”, Scientific Presentation, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, (2003).

 

34-  E. Fatehifar, and M. Taheri, “Target Efficiency of Free Stream Ribbon in Different Models of Fluid Motion”, 8th National Congress of Chemical Engineering of Iran, Faculty of Engineering, University of Mashhad, Iran, (2003) (in Farsi).

 

35-  J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, E. Fatehifar, H. Hamdedi., “Using Gemini Process for Recovery of Pt from Reforming Spent Catalysts”, 8th National Congress of Chemical Engineering of Iran, Faculty of Engineering, University of Mashhad, Iran, (2003) (in Farsi).

 

36-  D. Mowla, E. Fatehifar, M. Baniadam, “Economical Evaluation of Using Sulfur as a Fertilizer”, National Seminar of Sulfur Use and Production, Mashhad, Iran, (2003) (in Farsi).

 

37-  D. Mowla, M. Baniadam, E. Fatehifar, “New Uses of Sulfur”, National Seminar of Sulfur Use and Production, Mashhad, Iran, (2003) (in Farsi).

 

38-  E. Fatehifar, M. Taheri, “ Two Dimensional Numerical Solution of Heat and Motion Equations for Oil Transferring Pipes”, The 7th National Congress of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, Oct., (2002) (in Farsi).

 

39-  E. Fatehifar, S. Sabbaghi, P. Monadjemi, “Simulation of Supercritical Water Oxidation of Phenol Wastewater Stream by Use of Hysys Software”, The 7th National Congress of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, Oct., (2002).

 

40-  E. Fatehifar, H. Hamedi, J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, "Recovery of Pt from Spent  Catalysts with Support Phase-Transformation Process",  The 7th National Congress of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, Oct., 28-31, (2002) (Farsi).

 

41-  E. Fatehifar, J. Fathikalajahi, “Developing a Kinetic Model for Manufacturing of MTBE  and Simulation of MTBE’s Catalytic Packed Bed Reactor”, 4th International Mamedaliev Petrochemistry conference, Baku, Azerbaijan, (2000).

 

42-  E. Fatehifar, J. Fathikalajahi, “Simulation of Catalytic Packed Bed Reactor for Manufacturing of MTBE”, 4th International Chemical Engineering Congress, Shiraz, (2000) (in Farsi).

 

43-  E. Fatehifar, N. Khazani, “Evaluation of Deficiencies of Tile Cooking Furnaces and obviation methods (Tabriz Tile Industry)”, Seminar of Chem. Eng. Students, Tehran, Iran, (1998) (in Farsi).

 

 

Technical Reports:

 

Fatehifar, E., and et. al., Design and Installation of a New Landfill for Tabriz City, In contract process with Ashura Institute (2009).

 

E. Fatehifar, M. A. Kaynejad, Design of Optimal Number and Location of Air Quality Monitoring Networks (Sensitive to Emission Sources) in Tabriz Oil Refinery, (Financial Support from Tabriz Oil Refinery), Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran (2009-continued). 

 

E. Fatehifar, M. A. Kaynejad and R. Alizadeh, Kinetic Modeling and Laboratory Scale Study of Simultaneous Pollutants   Removal  of Sulfur Recovery Unit Exit Gases in Refineries, (Financial Support from National Iranian Oil Refining & Distribution Company, NIORDC), Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran (2009- continued).

 

E. Fatehifar, Assessment of air pollutants emission factors for selected processing systems in NISOC, (Financial Support from NISOC), Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran (2007- continued).

E. Fatehifar, Evaluating the Location of An Industrial Area to Construct a New Plant By Using the Air Pollution Distribution Model, Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran (2006- continued). 

 

E. Fatehifar, Optimization of Biological Waste Water Treating Unit of Tabriz Refinery, (Financial Support from Tabriz Oil Refinery), Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran (2008). 

 

J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, E. Fatehifar, Analyzing and evaluation of VOC emission in the Tabriz petrochemical complex wastewater's unit and comparison them with environmental standards, (financial Support from Tabriz Petrochemical Complex), Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran (2007). 

 

E. Fatehifar, and G. R. Zahedi, Artificial Neural Network Simulation of Tabriz Refinery Hydrocracking Unit, (Financial Support from Tabriz Oil Refinery), Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran (2007). 

 

E. Fatehifar, Simulation of Multi-Pollutant Dispersion from Tabriz Refinery Stacks, Tabriz Refinery, Tabriz, Iran (2004).

 

E. Fatehifar, Design of Recovery of CO2 from Power Plants Flue Gases unit, Islamic Azad University, Gachsaran branch, Iran (2003).

 

J. Fathikalajahi, M. Taheri, and E. Fatehifar, Simulation of Mixing in Fuel Injection Systems of Internal Combustion Engines, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran (2003).

 

K. Nowruzi, E. Fatehifar, Design of Barium Salts Production’s Unit, Mohaggeg Ardebili University, Ardabil, Iran (2002). 

 

J. S. Soltan Mohammadzadeh, E. Fatehifar, Recovery of Precious Metals from Refinery Spent Catalysts, Sahand University of Technology, Tabriz, Iran (2001).

 

 

Workshops:

 

E. Fatehifar, “Principles of Water and Wastewater Treatment”, Sufyan Cement Company, (2009).

 

E. Fatehifar, “Air Pollutants: Sources, Effects, Dispersion, Modeling Control and Monitoring”, Sufyan Cement Company, (2009).

 

E. Fatehifar, “Air Pollutants: Sources, Effects, Dispersion, Modeling Control and Monitoring”, Tabriz Department of Environment, (2009).

 

E. Fatehifar, N. Panahi, D. Kahforoushan, “Monitoring of Air Pollutants in: Combustion Systems, Wastewater Treatment Basins and Flares”, Tabriz Petrochemical Complex (Short Course for HSEQ Experts of Iranian Petrochemical Complexes), (2006).

 

E. Fatehifar, “Environmental Pollution: Types of Environmental Pollution, Sources of Pollutants, Dispersion, Modeling, Control and Monitoring of Air Pollutants”, Tabriz Petrochemical Complex (Short Course for HSEQ Experts of Iranian Petrochemical Complexes), (2006).

 

Ph. D. Thesis:

 

Supervisor:

 

1- Leila Khazini, Kinetic Modeling and Laboratory Scale Study of Simultaneous Removal of hydrogen sulfide and sulfur dioxide of Sulfur Recovery Unit in an Oil Refinery, 2010.

 

 

2- Arash Rahimi, Development of an optimal kinetics model for HCCI combustion of n-heptane and natural gas fuel blends for predicting combustion, performance and emission characteristics, 2010.

 

3- Davood Kahforoushan, Using pollutants emission factors in modeling air pollution from flares in selected oil producing areas, 2010.

 

 

Advisor:

 

1- Mohammad Shaker Khatibi, Co-treatment of wastewater and its vapor-phase emissions from the ABS manufacturing units in the petrochemical industries using a bench scale hybrid bioreactor, 2009.

 

 

M. Sc. Thesis:

 

Supervisor:

 

1- Leila Karimnezhad, Removal of Benzene and Toluene from Polluted Air Using Activated Carbon, 2009.

 

2- Zahra Abbasi, VOC Abatement from Polluted Air Using Cerium Oxide Nano-Catalyst via Catalytic Oxidation, 2009.

 

3- Nazila Azizi, Optimal Method for Simultaneously Air Pollutant Control for a Network of Refinery Stacks, 2009.

 

4- Gol Mohammad Mojarrad, Biological Removal of H2S from Tabriz Refinery Wastewater, 2008

 

5- Hadi Badri, Toxicity Assessment of Ammonia and Phenolic Compounds on Activated Sludge of Tabriz Oil Refinery, 2008.

 

6- Abolfazl Hajipour, High Strength Industrial Waste Treatment Through Thermophilic Aerobic Processes, 2008.

 

 

Advisor:

 

1- Sasan Mohammadzadeh, Artificial Neural Network Modeling of Reforming Unit in Tabriz Refinery, 2007.

 

2- Hasan Bargozin, Design of Petroleum Coke Production Unit, 2007.