Rouzbeh Shafaghat

Rouzbeh Shafaghat

روزبه شفقت
Email:  rshafaghat[at]nit.ac.ir

Assistant Professor

Address:
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Babol Noshirvani University of Technology
P.O. Box: 484;    Postal Code: 47148-71167,   
Dr Shariati Street,
Babol,
Iran

Tel.: +98(111)3232071 internal No. 1333

Telefax: +98(111)3210968

 
Qualifications

Ph.D      Mech.Eng. - Fluid Mechanics - Energy Conversion      IUST - Iran         2009

M.Sc.    Mech.Eng. - Fluid Mechanics - Energy Conversion      IUST - Iran         2002

B.Sc.    Mech.Eng. - Fluid Mechanics                                       Sharif U.T.-Iran   1997

 
Research Interests

·         Theoretical and Experimental Hydrodynamics

·         Renewable Energy

·         Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

·         Fuel Cells

·         Internal Combustion Engines

·         Biomechanics

 
Honors and Awards
 
Previous and Present Positions

08/09-Present: Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Babol Noshiravani University of Technology, Babol, Iran.

03/11-Present: Director of Industrial Relations and Entrepreneurship, Babol Noshiravani University of Technology, Babol, Iran.

11/10-Present: Director of Auto Mechanics Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Babol Noshiravani University of Technology, Babol, Iran.

 
Professional Membership
 
Teaching Experiences

  B.Sc.

         1. Fluid Mechanics

         2. Thermodynamics

         3. Water Distribution System 

M.Sc.

         1. Advanced Thermodynamics

         2. Advanced Numerical Method

        3. Advanced Mathematics 

        4. Advanced Hydrodynamics

        5. Hydro/aerodynamics

 
Publications

Journal Papers


1.      Khazaee Pool A. M., Shafaghat R., Esmaili Q., Ramiar A. “Investigation Of Suitable Purge Time In Cathodic Dead-End Mode PEMFC,” Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer Research, (In press)

2.      Pasha Zanous S., Shafaghat R., Esmaili Q., “A Finite-Volume Method in General Curvilinear Coordinates for Simulation of Blood Flow Past a Stenosed Artery,” Int J Advanced Design and Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 7/ No. 3/ September - 2014

3.      Yousefi R., Shafaghat R., Mohebbi M., Ramiar A., “Investigation of longitudinal tunnels effects on the high-speed boats drag reduction,” Journal of Mechanical Engineering, Tarbiat Modarres University, Iran, Vol. 14, No. 3, pp 51-59, 2014.

4.      Yousefi R., Shafaghat R., Shakeri M, “High-speed planing hull drag reduction, using tunnels,” Ocean Engineering, 84, pp 54–60, 2014.

5.      Alamian R., Shafaghat R., Miri S.J., Yazdanshenas N., Shakeri M., “Evaluation of technologies for harvesting wave energy in Caspian Sea,” Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 32, pp 468-476, 2014.

6.      Yousefi R., Shafaghat R., Shakeri M., “Hydrodynamic analysis techniques for high-speed planing hulls,” Applied Ocean Research, 42, pp 105–113, 2013.

7.      Vazifeshenas Y., Farhadi M., Sedighi K., Shafaghat R., “Turbulent Flow Analysis and Cavitation Prediction in Axial Cooling Water Pump,” The International Journal of Multiphysics, Vol. 6, No. 4, pp 365–377, 2013.

8.      Rabienataj Darzi A.A., Farhadi M., Sedighi K., Shafaghat R., Zabihi K., “Experimental Investigation of Turbulent Heat Transfer and Flow Characteristics of SiO2/Water Nano-Fluid within Helically Corrugated Tubes,” International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 39, pp 1425–1434, 2012.

9.      Shafaghat R., Hosseinalipour S.M., and Vahedgermi A., “Determination of supercavity shape for axisymmetric cavitators at different non-zero attack angles, using boundary element method,” Journal of Mechanics, Vol. 28, No. 2, pp 559-565, June 2012.

10.  Shafaghat R., Hosseinalipour S.M., Lashgari I., and Vahedgermi A., “Shape optimization of axisymmetric cavitation in supercavitating flow, using the NSGA II algorithm,” Applied Ocean Research, 33: 193-198, 2011.

11.  Shafaghat R., Hosseinalipour S.M., and Derakhshani S.M.E., “Derivation of a correlation for drag coefficient in two-dimensional bounded supercavitating flows, using artificial neural networks,” Archive of Applied Mechanics, 80:771-784, 2010.

12.  Shafaghat R., Hosseinalipour S.M., Nouri N.M., and Vahedgermi A., “Mathematical approach to investigate the behavior of the parameters in axisymmetric supercavitating flows, using boundary element method,” Journal of Mechanics,25(4), 2009.

13.  Shafaghat R., Hosseinalipour S.M., Nouri N.M., and Lashgari I., “Shape optimization of two-dimensional cavitators in supercavitating flows, using NSGAII algorithm,” Applied Ocean Research, 30(4), 2009.

14.  Shafaghat R., Hosseinalipour S.M., and Shariatifard A.R., “Numerical analysis of 2d supercavitating flows, using boundary element technique,” Journal of Numerical Simulation, Babol Noshirvani University of Technology, 3: 216-223, 2008.

Conference Papers

1.      Esmaeilpour K., Shafaghat R., Ramzanejad M., “Determination of Suitable Geometric Parameters of a Breakwater for Installation of the Floating Wind Turbine,” 4th Annual Conference on Clean Energy, 25 & 26 June, 2014.

2.      Pasha Zanous S., Shafaghat R., Esmaili Q., “Numerical Investigation of Blood Flow Stenosis on Pressure Drop,” 22th Annual International Mechanical Engineering Conference, May, 2014.

3.      Yazdanzad M. A., Shafaghat R., Mohebbi M., “Numerical Simulation of Orenj Model Planing Boat in a 3 DOF Free Running Domain,” 3rd National Conference on High-Speed Crafts, Tehran, Iran, 7 May, 2014.

4.      Shafaghat R., Mohammadzadeh Negharchi S., Donyavizadeh N., Mohebbi M., Kazemi H., “Evaluation of correlations presented for determination of surface-piercing propeller hydrodynamic coefficients, recognizing precision, validation, limitations as well as presenting improvement,” 3rd National Conference on High-Speed Crafts, Tehran, Iran, 7 May, 2014.

5.      Damavandi M., Shafaghat R., Mohebbi M., Dardel M., “Selection of Suitable Stabilizer for High-Speed Boats and Investigation of the Effects,” 3rd international Conference on High-Speed Crafts, Tehran, Iran, 7 May, 2014.

6.      Kazemi Moghaddam H., Shafaghat R., Yousefi R., Mohebbi M., “Investigation of the Effects of the Different Boundary Conditions on the Quality of the a High-Speed Boat Numerical Simulation, Using Dynamic Mesh,” 3rd National Conference on High-Speed Crafts, Tehran, Iran, 7 May, 2014.

7.      Alamian R., Shafaghat R., Ramazanejad M., Miri S. J., “Numerical simulation of nonlinear waves in numerical wave tank, using boundary element method,” International Conference on clean energy, Istanbul, Turkey, June 8-12, 2014.

8.      Pasha Zanous S., Shafaghat R., Esmaili Q., “Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Real Stenosis on the Vascular Disease,” 2nd National Conference on the Mechanical Systems and Industrial Innovations, Ahvaz, Iran, December 2013.

9.      Arshtabar K., Ghomashi H., Shafaghat R., “Investigation of Air Injection in Exhaust Manifold at Cold Start on Pollutants, Using Chemkin Software,” 2nd National Conference on the Mechanical Systems and Industrial Innovations, Ahvaz, Iran, December 2013.

10.  Khazaei pool A. M., Shafaghat R., Esmaili Q., Ramiar A., “Investigation of suitable purge time in dead end PEM fuel cell, ” 3th National Annual Conference of Clean Energy, Kerman, Iran, July, 6-7, 2013.

11.  Ramzannejad M., Shafaghat R., “Simulation of non-linear waves in a numerical wave tank, using boundary element method, ” 5th National Conference of Off-Shore Technology, Tehran, Iran, May, 20-21, 2013.

12.  Ramzannejad M., Shafaghat R., “Determination of pressure and momentum on a wave energy converter body with forced roll motion, using boundary element method, ” 5th National Conference of Off-Shore Technology, Tehran, Iran, May, 20-21, 2013.

13.  Shafaghat R., Mohammadzadeh S., Saeifar S., Aghagolitabar H., “Reducing the energy consumption in pump stations, using inverters, ” 1st National Conference of Water Crisis, Isfahan, Iran, May, 14-15, 2013.

14.  Shafaghat R., Mohammadzadeh S., Saeifar S., Sheykhkoulaei H. G., “Energy costs reduction in pump stations, with changing the working time of pumps, ” 21th Annual Conference of Mechanical Engineering (ISME 2013), Tehran, Iran, May, 6-8, 2013.

15.  Shafaghat R., Mohammadzadeh S., Saeifar S., Salavati M., “Suitable pump selection in order to energy consumption reduction in pump stations, ” National Conference on Water and Waste Water, Kerman, Iran, Feb., 26-27, 2013.

16.  Yousefi A., Shafaghat R., “Determination of hydrostatic balance position, using interpolating of the numerical results, ” 14th Conference of Marine Industries, Tehran, Iran, Dec., 26-27, 2012.

17.  Shafaghat R., Hedayatpour M., Espanani R., “Comparative investigation of the technical specifications of a single-purpose and double-purpose power plant, ” 2nd Annual Conference of Clean Energy, Kerman, Iran, July, 21-22, 2012.

18.  Shafaghat R., Hedayatpour M., Espanani R., “Investigation of the technical and thermo-economic specifications of a water and electric power cogeneration power plant, ” 2nd Annual Conference of Clean Energy, Kerman, Iran, July, 21-22, 2012.

19.  Shafaghat R., Pashaei P., Dardel M., Esmaeili Q., Ramiar A., “The most appropriate materials and coating for PEM fuel cell bipolar plates, using a comparative investigation,” 2nd national Conference of the Hydrogen and Fuel Cell, Tehran, Iran, May, 2012.

20.  Shafaghat R., Shafaghat H., Khoddamrezaei F., “Investigating comparison in order to choosing the best method for electric energy generation in north of Iran, ” 1st International and 6th national Conference of the Waste Management, Mashhad, Iran, Apr., 22-23, 2012.

21.  Shafaghat R., Shafaghat H., Khoddamrezaei F., “Conceptual design of an incineration power plant in Babol town, ” 2nd Conference of Renewable Energy and Distributed Generation, Tehran, Iran, March, 8-9, 2011.

22.  Shafaghat R., Shafaghat H., Ghanbari F., Rezaei P.S., and Espanani R., “Design of a MSF desalination plant to be supplied by a new specific 42 MW power plant located in Iran,” International Conference on Energy, Water and Environment, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Feb. 19-21, 2012.

23.  Shafaghat R., Pashaei P., Rostam M.M., and Safaeian D., “Evaluation of wave energy converter systems to choose an optimum case for Caspian Sea,”ETEC2011, Tehran, Iran, Dec. 18-19, 2011.

24.  Shafaghat R., Pashaei P., Rostam M.M., Safaeian D., “Conceptual design of a wave energy converter for Caspian Sea,” ETEC2011, Tehran, Iran, Dec. 18-19, 2011.

25.  Shafaghat R., Shafaghat H., Ghanbari F., and Espanani R., “Study of fresh water production from the waste heat of Shahidsalimi power plant,” 3rdConference on Thermal Power Plants, Tehran, Iran, Oct. 18-19, 2011.

26.  AbbasiM., Shafaghat R., and RastgouA., “Effect of high deformation treatment on specifications of 7075 Al.alloy,”ICME 2010,Babol, Iran, March 1-3, 2010.

27.  Shafaghat R., Hosseinalipour S.M., Lashgari I., and Ebrahimi R., “The effects of the variable cavity length on optimum cavitator geometric parameter in axisymmetric supercavitating flows,”12thFluid Dynamics Conference, Noshirvani University of Technology, Babol, Iran, Apr. 28-30, 2009.

28.  Shafaghat R., Hosseinalipour S.M., and Vahedgermi A., “Numerical analysis of axisymmetric supercavitating flows, using boundary element method,”11thFluid Dynamics Conference, K.N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, May 2008.

29.  Shafaghat R., Hosseinalipour S.M., and Vahedgermi A., “Mathematical treatment investigation of axisymmetric supercavitating flows parameters using boundary integral method, ”Proc. of 12thAsian Congress of Fluid Mechanics,Daejeon, Korea, Aug. 18-21, 2008.

30.  Shafaghat R., Hosseinalipour S.M., and Shariatifard A., “Numerical analysis of a two dimensional bounded supercavitation flow,” Proc. of 15thAnnual Conference of the CFD Society of Canada, Toronto, Canada, May 27-31, 2007.

31.  Hosseinalipour S.M., Shariatifard A., Shafaghat R., Ebrahimi R., “Numerical analysis of a two dimensional supercavitating flows, using BEM,”Proc. of 10thFluid Dynamics Conference, Yazd, Iran, 2006.

32.  Hosseinalipour S.M. and Shafaghat R., “Numerical analysis of flow in intake manifold of internal combustion engines,” ISME 2002, Tehran, Iran, 2002.

 
Supervised Dissertations and Theses
 
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