Curriculum Vitae


Ali Reza Akbari, PhD
Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering


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1.      Ramazan Sobhanverdi, Alireza Akbari, Porosity and microstructural features of plasma sprayed Yttria stabilized Zirconia thermal barrier coatings, Ceramics International, 41, (2015), 14517–14528.
2.      AlirezaAkbari, RoghayehMohammadzadeh, Effect of Grain Refinement on the Mechanical Properties of a Nickel- and Manganese-Free High Nitrogen Austenitic Stainless Steel, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, 46, (2015), 1570-1579.
3.      Samad Vakili, Alireza Akbari, and Roghayeh Mohammadzadeh, Corrosion Resistance of Plasma Nitrided AISI M2 High Speed Steel, Protection of Metals and Physical Chemistry of Surfaces, Vol. 51, No. 4, 2015, 630–636.
4.      R. Mohammadzadeh, A. Akbari, M. Drouet, Microstructure and wear properties of AISI M2 tool steel on RF plasma nitriding at different N2–H2 gas compositions, Surface and Coatings Technology, 258, (2014), 566–573.
5.      Roghayeh Mohammadzadeh, Alireza Akbari, Grain refinement of a nickel and manganese free austenitic stainless steel produced by pressurized solution nitriding, Materials Characterization (2014), 119-128.
6.      RoghayehMohammadzadeh,AlirezaAkbari, Effect of pressurized solution nitriding on phase changes and mechanical properties of ferriticFe–22.7Cr–2.4Mo stainless steel, Materials Science and Engineering: A, Volume 592, 13 January 2014, Pages 153-163.
7.      Babak Bakhit, Alireza Akbari, A comparative study of the effects of saccharin and β-SiC nano-particles on the properties of Ni and Ni–Co alloy coatings, Surface and Coatings Technology, Volume 253, 25 August 2014, Pages 76-82.
8.      Babak Bakhit, Alireza Akbari, Farzad Nasirpouri, Mir Ghasem Hosseini, Corrosion resistance of Ni–Co alloy and Ni–Co/SiC nanocomposite coatings electrodeposited by sediment codeposition technique, Applied Surface Science 307 (2014) 351–359.
9.      K. Yousefipour, A. Akbari, M.R. Bayati, The effect of EEMAO processing on surface mechanical properties of the TiO2–ZrO2 nanostructured composite coatings, Ceramics International, Vol. 39, (2013), 7809–7815.
10. Babak Bakhit, Alireza Akbari, “Synthesis and characterization of Ni–Co/SiC nanocomposite coatings using sediment co-deposition technique”, J. of Alloys and Compounds, Vol.560, 25 (2013), 92-104.
11. Babak Bakhit, Alireza Akbari, Nanocrystalline Ni–Co alloy coatings: electrodeposition using horizontal electrodes and corrosion resistance J. Coat. Technol. Res. Vol.10, (2013) 285-295.
12. F. Nasirpouri, S.M. Janjan, S.M. Peighambari, M.G. Hosseini, A. Akbari, A.S. Samardak, “Refinement of electrodeposition mechanism for fabrication of thin nickel films on n-type silicon (111)”, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry, Vol. 690, (2013), 136-143.
  1. Babak Bakhit, Alireza Akbari, Effect of particle size and co-deposition technique on hardness and corrosion properties of Ni-Co/SiC composite coatings, Surf. Coat. Technol. Vol. 206, (2012), 4964-4975.
  1. T.N. Chakherlou, M. Shakouri, A. Akbari, A.B. Aghdam, Effect of cold expansion and bolt clamping on fretting fatigue behavior of Al 2024-T3 in double shear lap joints,
    Engineering Failure Analysis, Vol. 25, (2012), 29-41.
  1. T.N. Chakherlou , M. Shakouri, A.B. Aghdam, A. Akbari, Effect of could expansion on the fatigue life of Al2024-T3 in double shear lap joints: Experimental and numerical investigation, Materials & Design, Vol. 33 (6), (2012), 185-196.
  1. A. Akbari, C. Templier, M.F. Beaufort, D. Eyidi, J.P. Riviere, Ion beam assisted deposition of TiNNi nanocomposite coatings,Surface and Coatings Technology, 206, (2011), 972–975.
17. F. Noli , P. Misaelides, A. Lagoyannis, A. Akbari, Characterisation and corrosion resistance of TiN–Ni nanocomposite coatings using RBS and NRA, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B, 269,  (2011), 3226–3229.
  1. A. Akbari, R. Mohammadzadeh, C. Templier, J.P. Riviere, Effect of the initial microstructure on the plasma nitriding behavior of AISI M2 high speed steel”
    Surf. Coat. Technol. 204 (2010) 4114-4120.
  1. F. Pinakidou, M. Katsikini, E.C. Paloura, A. Akbari, J.P. Riviere, Nanostructural characterization of TiN-Ni films: A XAFS study, Mater. Sci. Eng. B, Solid state Materials for Advanced Technology (2010), 176 (6), 473-476.
  1. T.N. Chakherlou, Y.V. Mehdinia, A. Akbari, Influence of lustrous carbon defects on the fatigue life of ductile iron castings using lost foam process, Materials and Design, 32, (2011), 162–169.
  1. T.N. Chakherlou , A.B. Aghdam, A. Akbari, K. Saeedi, Analysis of cold expanded fastener holes subjected to short time creep: Finite element modelling and fatigue tests, Materials & Design, Vol. 31 (6), (2010), 2858-2866.
  1. Alireza  Akbari, Jean Paul Rivière, Claud Templier, Hard and tough nanocomposite TiN-Ni coatings deposited by reactive ion beam assisted deposition,International Journal of Modern Physics B (IJMPB) Vol. 22, No: 18/19,  (2008),  2979-2988.
  1. Alireza Akbari, Jean Paul Rivière, Claude Templier, Gregory Abadias, Eric LeBourhis, Hardness and residual stresses in TiN-Ni nanocomposite coatings deposited by reactive dual ion beam sputtering. Review on Advanced Materials Science, 15, (2007), 111-117.
  1. Alireza Akbari, Jean Paul Rivière, Claude Templier, Eric LeBourhis. Structural and mechanical properties of IBAD deposited nanocomposite Ti–Ni–N coatings, Surface and Coatings Technology, 200, (2006), 6298–6302.


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