Majid Taghizadeh

Majid Taghizadeh

مجيد تقي زاده
Email:  m_taghizadehfr[at]

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a)     Selected ISI Journal Papers:

1   Afshin Farahbakhsh, Majid Taghizadeh, Bagher Yakhchali, Kamyar Movagharnejad, Stabilization of heavy oil-water emulsions uing a bio/chemical emulsifier mixture, Chemical Engineering & Technology, 34 (11), 1807–1812, 2011.

2    Zahra Hosseini, Majid Taghizadeh, Fereydoon Yaripour, Synthesis of nanocrystalline γ-Al2O3 by sol-gel and precipitation methods for methanol dehydration to dimethyl ether, Journal of Natural Gas Chemistry, 20 (2), 128–134, 2011.

3   Maryam Khodadadian, Majid Taghizadeh, Marzieh Hamidzadeh, Effects of various barium precursors and promoters on catalytic activity of Ba-Ti perovskite catalysts for oxidative coupling of methane, Fuel Processing Technology, 92 (6), 1164–1168, 2011. 

4   Zoha Vatani, Majid Taghizadeh, Reza Orouj, CFD simulation of mass transfer around spherical particles in fluidized bed, International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering, 9, A53, 2011.  

5   Fatemeh Meshkini, Majid Taghizadeh, Mohsen Bahmani, Investigating the effect of metal oxide additives on the properties of Cu/ZnO/Al2O3 catalysts in methanol synthesis from syngas using factorial experimental design, Fuel, 89, 170–175, 2010.

6   Samaneh Hassanpour, Majid Taghizadeh, Fereydoon Yaripour, Preparation, characterization, and activity evaluation of H-ZSM-5 catalysts in vapor-phase methanol dehydration to dimethyl ether, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 49, 4063–4069, 2010.

7   Samaneh Hassanpour, Fereydoon Yaripour, Majid Taghizadeh, Performance of modified H-ZSM-5 zeolite for dehydration of methanol to dimethyl ether, Fuel Processing Technology, 91, 1212–1221, 2010.

8   M. Fazlollahnejad, M. Taghizadeh, A. Eliassi, G. Bakeri, Experimental study and modeling of an adiabatic fixed-bed reactor for methanol dehydration to DME, Chinese Journal of Chemical Engineering, 17 (4), 630-634, 2009.

9   Freshteh Raoof, Majid Taghizadeh, Ali Eliassi, Fereydoon Yaripour, Effects of temperature and feed composition on catalytic dehydration of methanol to dimethyl ether over γ-alumina, Fuel, 87, 2967–2971, 2008.

10   Reza Gheitanchi, Abbas Ali Khodadadi, Majid Taghizadeh, Yadollah Mortazavi, Effects of ceria addition and pre-calcination temperature on performance of cobalt catalysts for Fischer-Tropsch synthesis, Reaction Kinetics and Catalysis Letters, 88 (2), 225-232, 2006.

11   Majid Taghizadeh, Ali Eliassi, Masoud Rahbari-Sisakht, Experimental results and modeling of solvent activities in binary polymer solutions, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 96, 1059-1063, 2005.

12   Ali Jebraieli Jolodar, Mohammad Mehdi Akbarnejad, Majid Taghizadeh, Mahdi Ahmadi Marvast, Laser-based flow measurement in performance assessment of FCC atomizer, Chemical Engineering Journal, 108 (1-2), 109-115, 2005.

13   M. Rahbari-Sisakht, M. Taghizadeh, A. Eliassi, Densities and viscosities of binary mixtures of poly(ethylene glycol) and poly(propylene glycol) in water and ethanol in the 293.15-338.15 K temperature range, J. Chem. Eng. Data, 48, 1221-1224, 2003.

14   M. Taghizadeh, C. Jallut, M. Tayakout-Fayolle, J. Lieto, Non-isothermal gas-liquid absorption with chemical reaction studies: Temperature measurements of a spherical laminar film surface and comparison with a model for the CO2/NaOH system, Chem. Eng. J., 82, 143-148, 2001.

15   M. Taghizadeh, C. Jallut, M. Tayakout-Fayolle, J. Lieto, Numerical simulation of non-isothermal gas-liquid absorption with chemical reaction on a spherical laminar film: Application to phosgene absorption into aqueous sodium hydroxide solutions, Chem. Eng. Sci., 54, 807-818, 1999.