Asst.Prof.Dr. M. Reza NOFAR



Phone: 90-212-285-7339
GSM: 90-541-621-7841
Fax: 90-212-285-3427

Academic Background:

Assistant Professor: Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Department, Istanbul Technical University, (2015-...)


Postdoc. in Chemical Engineering, McGill University and Polytechnique Montreal, Montreal, Canada, (2013-2015) 
 in Mechanical Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, (2009-2013)
Research Engineer: Canada National Research Conceal (CNRC), Montreal (Boucherville), Canada, (2008-2009)
M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada, (2006-2008)
B.Sc. in Materials Science & Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, (2001-2005)


Areas of Interest:
Processing and Manufacturing: Development of Innovative Biopolymers, Polymer Blends, Polymer Composites, Multifunctional Polymer Nanocomposites, Polymer Foams

Materials Characterization: Physical and Mechanical Properties, Morphology and Structure Analysis, Crystallization Analysis, Rheological and Interfacial Properties, Foaming Behaviors, Thermal and Electrical Properties

Engineering Applications: Development of advanced biopolymeric systems for a wide range of environmental-friendly commodity applications (i.e., construction, packaging, cushioning, thermal and sound insulation) and biomedical purposes (i.e., biosensors, scaffolds, tissue engineering).
Development of a new class of lightweight multifunctional polymeric and (nano)composite structures that have applications in packaging, construction, automotive, aerospace, electrical devices, energy conversion/storage, electromagnetic pollution control, and structural health monitoring.

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