Mechanical and Energy Engineering Department, Energy Systems Engineering Division

Biography/ Background

Dr. Javad Aminian received his Ph.D. in Combustion Science, from Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran, in 2012. He joined the School of Mechanical and Energy Engineering at the Shahid Beheshti University (SBU) in 2013.

For further information please consult his personal web page:


  • Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, 2012. Thesis: CFD simulation of flameless combustion.
  • M.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, 2007. Final project: Neural network modeling of crude oil fouling in an  industrial shell and tube heat exchanger.
  • B.Sc. In Chemical Engineering, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, 2004. Final Project: Calculation of pressure drop in two-phase oil and gas transport lines using TPSYS (Two-Phase flow SYStems: an in-hous VB code).

Teaching Interests

  • Fuel and Combustion
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Thermodynamics
  • Numerical Methods
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Heat Exchanger Design
  • Mathematical Planning

Research Interests

  • MILD / Flameless Combustion
  • Gasification
  • Turbulent Reacting Flows
  • Multiphase flows
  • Furnace / Boiler Optimization
  • Advanced Recuperators
  • Air Pollution
  • Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Artificial Neural Networks


For a list of publications please visit:

Professional Interests

Combustion and Gasification, Boilers and Furnaces, Advanced Heat Recovery, Techno-Economical Assessment of Advanced Combustion Technologies


Dr. Aminian received funded grants as a Principal Investigator and Project Director from major corporations like:

  1. Iran Power Development Company (IPDC 2015-2016): Development of flameless combustion technology in a lab-scale utility boiler.
  2. Niroo Research Institute (NRI 2017): Experimental investigation of syngas combustion in atmospheric pressure lab scale premixed burner.

Contact Information

Faculty of Mechanical and Energy Engineering, Abbaspour College of Technology (ACT), Shahid Beheshti University (SBU), East Vafadar Blvd., Hakimieh, Tehran, Iran.

Phone: (+98 21) 73932693

Fax: (+98 21) 77311446


P.O. Box: 16765-1719

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