Akram Avami                                                 

 Assistant professor

Contact address

         Department of Energy Engineering
        Sharif University of Technology
        P. O. Box: 11365-9567
        Tehran, I. R. Iran

        Fax: (+98 21) 66081723

        Email:
avami@sharif.edu

 

Office hour

       

        By appointment       

 

Research interests

 

 

 

Education

 

- Thesis Topic: Development of optimal integrated and intensive model of energy processing and conversion

- Area of Study: Process intensification, Biodiesel

-Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

            - Area of Study: Conceptual design of reactive distillation             

            -Process systems engineering, RWTH, Aachen, Germany

- Thesis Topic: Optimal integrated of energy flows

- Area of Study: Process integration

             -Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

- Thesis Topic: Modeling and simulation of water softening using artificial neural network

- Area of Study: Filteration, neural networks

-Ferdowsi University, Mashhad, Iran

 

 

Professional experience

 

 

 

Teaching courses

 

 

 

Journal Papers

  1. Torkfar F., Avami A., A simultaneous methodology for the optimal design of integrated water and energy networks considering pressure drops in process industries, Process Safety and Environmental Protection, 103, 442-454, 2016.

  2. Kachoee M. S., Haghi P., Avami A., Optimal design for gasoline supply chain planning in Iran: technical, economical, and environmental perspectives, International Journal of Energy Technology and Policy, 2016.

  3. Avami A., Assessment of optimal biofuel supply chain planning in Iran: Technical, economic, and agricultural perspectives, Renewable and sustainable energy reviews, 26, 761-768, 2013.

  4. Avami A., Conceptual design of double feed reactive distillation columns, chemical engineering technology, 36, 186-191,2013.

  5. Avami A., A Model for biodiesel supply chain: A case study in Iran, Renewable and sustainable energy reviews, 16, 4196-4203, 2012.

  6. Avami A., Marqaurdt W., Saboohi Y., Kraemer K., Shortcut design of reactive distillation columns, Chemical engineering science, 71, 166-177, 2012.

  7. Avami A., Saboohi Y., A method for phase identification and equilibrium calculations in reactive mixtures, Chemical engineering research and design, 89, 1901-1908, 2011.

  8. Avami A., Boroushaki M., Energy consumption forecasting in Iran using recurrent neural networks, Energy Sources, Part B:  Economics, Planning, and Policy, Part B, 6, 339-347, 2011.

  9. Avami A., Sattari S., Assessment of energy-saving opportunities of cement industry in Iran, International Journal of Energy, 3 (1), 65-71, 2007.

  10. Mousavi M., Avami A., Modeling and simulation of watersoftening by nanofiltration using artificial neural network, Iranian Journal of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, 4 (4), 37-45, 2006.

 

Conference papers

 

  1. Heidary A. R., Achehloo M., Avami A., Environmental assessment of brick industry in Iran and evaluating pollution control technologies  for stack gases, IAET, 2016, Ardabil, IRAN.

  2. Javid A. S., Avami A., Life cycle assessment of low retrofit options of educational building considering renewable and non-renewable energies, Life cycle assessment and other assessment tools for waste management and resource optimization conference, 5-10 June 2016, Cetraro, Italy.

  3. Aramoun F., Bararzadeh M., Avami A., Retrofit design of energy efficient buildings using life cycle assessment case study on research institute building, Life cycle assessment and other assessment tools for waste management and resource optimization conference, 5-10 June 2016, Cetraro, Italy.

  4. Vali F., Avami A., Feasibility and optimal energy flows to produce bio gas and bioethanol from solid municipal waste and waste water of the city of Tehran, 2nd International conference on sustainable development, strategies and challenges With a focus on Agriculture, Natural Resources, Environment and Tourism 23-25 Feb 2016, Tabriz , Iran.

  5. Jamali N., Avami A., Boroushaki M., Multi objective optimization of hybrid solar-biomass power plant using particle swarm optimization, in Persian, Annual International conference on Mechanical Engineering ISME, 2015, Amirkabir University of Technology, IRAN.

  6. Zandie M., Yavari P., Avami A., An optimal model development for carbon capturing in cement industry, in Persian, 3rd international conference and exhibition on cement industry, energy and environment, 2014, University of Tehran, I. R. Iran.

  7. Baramaki M., Avami A., Calcium looping for carbon capturing in cement industry, in Persian, 3rd international conference and exhibition on cement industry, energy and environment, 2014, University of Tehran, I. R. Iran.

  8. Avami A., Conceptual design of double feed reactive distillation columns, 20th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering CHISA 2012 and PRES 2012 - 15th Conference PRES, 2012.

  9. Saboohi Y., Avami A., Equilibrium approach to reactive distillation calculations with identification of phases, 19th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering, CHISA 2010 and 7th European Congress of Chemical Engineering, ECCE-7, 2010.

  10. Saboohi Y., Avami A., A method for multiphase reactive equilibrium calculations, The 6th International Chemical Engineering Congress and Exhibition (IChEC 2009), 16-20 Nov. 2009, Kish, I.R. Iran.

  11. Avami A., Boroushaki M., An Intelligent model for forecasting of Iran's final energy consumption, in Persian, Annual International conference on Mechanical Engineering ISME, 19-21 May 2009, University of Tehran, IRAN.

  12. Sattari S., Farahmadpour B., Avami A., Energy consumption and conservation in petrochemical industry of Iran, in Persian, The first Iran petrochemical conference, Tehran, IRAN, July 22-23 2008.

  13. Sattari S., Avami A., Assessment of energy conservation in the high energy intensive industries in Iran, 12th IIES International Oil & Gas Conference, December 9-10, 2007, Tehran, I.R. Iran.

  14. Avami A., Saboohi Y., Development of an analytical tool for integrating the energy flows, in Persian, 1st International Conference of Energy Planning and Management, Tehran University, IRAN, June, 2006.

 

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