Eyes should be washed, another way to see. Wherever I am, the sky is mine. Window, thinking, air, love, the land are mine. Sohrab Sepehri



Jafar Ghazanfarian

Assistant Professor

University of Zanjan

Faculty of Engineering

Mechanical Engineering Department

Zanjan, Iran

Room 201

Tel: +98 24 3305 4142

Fax: +98 24 3308 3204


Webpage: My personal website                            Email Addresses: j.ghazanfarian@znu.ac.ir



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Mechanical Engineering, Thermo-fluids, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran

Ranked 1st among all PhD students of Mechanical Engineering, AUT

Chosen as the outstanding PhD student, AUT

Highest overall GPA among all PhD students of mechanical engineering at Amirkabir University of Technology from the beginning


Mechanical Engineering, Thermo-fluid, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic) Tehran, Iran

Ranked 1st among all M.S. students of thermo-fluid, AUT

Chosen as the outstanding graduated M.S. student, AUT


Mechanical Engineering, Thermo-fluid, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran



Modern CFD & Numerical Grid Generation

Moving/Sliding/Dynamic Mesh

Nano/Microfluidics Devices

Renewable Energies

Non-Fourier Models

CFD with Lagrangian Point of View: TLBM, SPH


“Keynote Speaker” for National Conference on Mechanical Engineering of Iran (NCMEI2014), Shiraz, Iran, February 27th, 2014, “Complex Flow Simulations using SPH Method”


Nomination of the translation of "Constructal Theory" for the best book of the year, selected among 5 final candidates, 2015

Winner of “Prof. Kazemi Ashtiani’s scholarship award” from Iranian national elite’s committee, 2013

Supervisor of Best Thermo-Fluid BSc Thesis”, Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Zanjan, 2012

Selected as the "Professor of the Year" by students, the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Zanjan, 2012

Leader of “Solar chimney power plant project” at University of Zanjan, 2011

A member of “Iranian national elite’s committee”, 2008

Chosen in the “Computer Olympiad”, 1999



Referee of over 60 ISI papers

Physical Review Letters  |  Microfluidics and Nanofluidics  |  Applied Thermal Engineering  |  International Journal of Thermal Sciences  |  Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviewers  |  International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer  |  Physical Review E  |  International Journal of Hydrogen Energy  |  Journal of Heat Transfer-ASME  |  Physical Review Applied  |  Applied Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids  |  Powder Technology  |  Fluids Engineering-Transactions of ASME  |  International Journal of Thermophysics  |  Heat and Mass Transfer  |  Microelectronics Journal  |  Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations  | Canadian Journal of Physics  |  Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer  |  Heat Transfer Research  |  International Journal of Engineering  |   Inverse Problems in Science & Engineering  |  Multidiscipline Modeling in Materials and Structures  |  Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications  | Advances in Mechanical Engineering

Selected as Outstanding Reviewer of "Applied Thermal Engineering" (Among top 10% reviewers)



World Symposium on Mechatronics Engineering and Applied Physics  (WSMEAP'16), Sousse, Tunisia, 2016   

International Conference on Architectural Research & Computer-Aided Design (ICARCAD'16), Rome, Italy, 2016   

2nd International Conference on Partial differential Equations (ICPDE’16), Suzhou, China, 2016 [Link]


International conference on Modelling, Simulation and Applied Mathematics (MSAM2015), Phuket, Thailand, 2015

International Conference on Mechanics and & Applied Physics (ICMAPH'15), Rome, Italy, 2015

International Conference on Partial differential Equations (ICPDE’15), Shanghai, China, 2015 [Link]

Advancement on Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Technology (ADMMET'15), Bandung, Indonesia, 2015  

International Conference on Applied Physics (ICAP’15), Sousse, Tunisia, 2015

International Conference on Computing in Mechanical Engineering (ICCME’15), Kerala, India, 2015

International Conference on Solar Energy & Building (ICSoEB'15), Sousse, Tunisia, 2015


10th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics (HEFAT'14), Orlando, Florida, USA, 2014

National Conference on Mechanical Engineering of Iran (NCMEI'14), Shiraz, Iran, 2014


6th Mechanical Engineering Student Conference, Head of Computational Mechanics & Fluid Mechanics, AUT, 2009



American Society of Thermal and Fluids Engineers (ASTFE)

Iranian Society of Mechanical Engineering (ISME)

SPH European Research Interest Community (SPHERIC) [Link]


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