School of Mechanical Engineering |University of Tehran

University of Tehran

Meghdad Saffaripour

  • Combustion and Fuels
  • Internal Combustion Engine Emissions
  • Optical Diagnostics
  • Air Pollution
  • Particulate Matter
1450 Kargar St. N., Tehran, Iran, 14399‒57131

Academic Path

2005
Mechanical Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran
B.Sc.
2008
Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo, Canada
M.Sc.
2013
Mechanical Engineering, University of Toronto, Canada
PhD

Teaching

B.Sc.
  • Internal Combustion Engines
  • Thermodynamics
  • Technical Writing
M.Sc.
  • Advanced Combustion and Fuels
  • Optical Diagnostics
  • Advanced Thermodynamics

Featured Articles

  • J.S. Olfert, M. Dickau, M. Saffaripour, K. Thomson, G. Smallwood, M.E.J. Stettler, A. Boies, Y. Sevcenco, A. Crayford, M. Johnson, “Effective Density and Volatility of Particles Sampled from a Helicopter Gas Turbine Engine”, Aerosol Science and Technology, 51 (6) (2017) 704-714.
  • M. Saffaripour, L. Tay, K.A. Thomson, G.J. Smallwood, B. Brem, L. Durdina, M. Johnson, “Raman Spectroscopy and TEM Characterization of Solid Particulate Matter Emitted from Soot Generators and Aircraft Turbine Engines,” Aerosol Science and Technology, 51 (4) (2017) 518–531.
  • F. Liu, S. Rogak, D.R. Snelling, M. Saffaripour, K.A. Thomson, G.J. Smallwood, “Effects of laser fluence non-uniformity on ambient-temperature soot measurements using the auto-compensating laser-induced incandescence technique,” Applied Physics B, 122 (11) (2016) 286–297.
  • T.W. Chan, M. Saffaripour, F. Liu, J. Hendren, K.A. Thomson, J. Kubsh, R. Brezny, G. Rideout, “Characterization of Real-Time Particle Emissions from a Gasoline Direct Injection Vehicle Equipped with a Catalyzed Gasoline Particulate Filter during Filter Regeneration,” Emission Control Science & Technology, 2 (2) (2016) 75–88.
  • M. Saffaripour, T.W. Chan, F. Liu, K.A. Thomson, G.J. Smallwood, “Effect of Drive Cycle and Gasoline Particulate Filter on the Size and Morphology of Soot Particles Emitted from a Gasoline-Direct- Injection Vehicle,” Environmental Science & Technology, 49 (19) (2015) 11950–11958.
  • M. Saffaripour, K.-P. Geigle, D.R. Snelling, G.J. Smallwood, K.A. Thomson, “Influence of Rapid Laser Heating on the Optical Properties of In-Flame Soot,” Applied Physics B, 119 (4) (2015) 621–642.
  • M. Saffaripour, A. Veshkini, M. Kholghy, M.J. Thomson, “Experimental Investigation and Detailed Modeling of Soot Aggregate Formation and Size Distribution in Laminar Coflow Diffusion Flames of Jet A-1, a Synthetic Kerosene, and n-Decane,” Combustion and Flame, 161 (3) (2014) 848–863.
  • M. Kholghy, M. Saffaripour, C. Yip, M.J. Thomson, “The Evolution of Soot Morphology in a Laminar Coflow Diffusion Flame of a Jet A-1 Surrogate,” Combustion and Flame, 160 (10) (2013) 2119–2130.
  • M. Saffaripour, M. Kholghy, S.B. Dworkin, M.J. Thomson, “A Numerical and Experimental Study of Soot Formation in a Laminar Coflow Diffusion Flame of a Jet A-1 Surrogate,” Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 34 (1) (2013) 1057–1065.
  • M. Saffaripour, P. Zabeti, M. Kholghy, M.J. Thomson, “An Experimental Comparison of the Sooting Behavior of Synthetic Jet Fuels,” Energy and Fuels, 25 (12) (2011) 5584–5593.
  • M. Saffaripour, P. Zabeti, S.B. Dworkin, Q. Zhang, H. Guo, F. Liu, G.J. Smallwood, M.J. Thomson, “A Numerical and Experimental Study of a Laminar Sooting Coflow Jet A-1 Diffusion Flame,” Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 33 (1) (2011) 601–608.
  • M. Saffaripour, J.R. Culham, “Measurement of Entropy Generation in Microscale Thermal-Fluid Systems,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 132 (12) (2010) 1–9.
  • K. Sadeghy, A.H. Najafi, M. Saffaripour, “Sakiadis Flow of an Upper-Convected Maxwell Fluid,” International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics, 40 (9) (2005) 1220–1228.

Professional Service

  • Research Officer, Black Carbon Metrology Group, National Research Council Canada, Ottawa, Canada, 2013-2016