Education

Research Interests

Presented Courses

Professional Experience

Journal Papers

Conference Presentations

 

Ramin Roshandel

Associate Professor

 

Department of Energy Engineering

Sharif University of Technology

Azadi Avenue, P.O Box: 11365-9567

Tehran, Iran

Email: Roshandel@sharif.edu

 

Education

 

● Post Doctorate Research Fellowship, Australian National University (ANU), Power, Plasma and

Propulsion Laboratories (SP3), Canberra-Australia

● Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (Energy Conversion), Sharif University of Technology, Tehran-Iran

● M.Sc in Energy System Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran-Iran

● B.Sc  in Physics; Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan-Iran

 

Research Interests

 

Renewable Energy Systems

Multi Objective Optimization

Monitoring and Online Optimization

Solar System Engineering

Hydrogen and Fuel cells

 

 

Presented Courses

 

Advanced Mathematical Programming

Hydrogen and Fuel cell Technology

Advanced Energy Conversion

Solar Energy Systems

Fundamental of Renewable Energy

 

Professional Experience

 

● Head of Energy System Engineering Group, Department of Energy Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2010-present

● Sharif Energy Research Institute, 2008-present

● Associate Professor, Department of Energy Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2011-present

● Assistant Professor, Department of Energy Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2008-2011

● International Institute in Energy Studies, 2007-2008

● Ministry of Energy, Energy Consumption Optimization Office,  2005-2007

● National Iranian South Oil Company (NISOC), 2002-2005

 

Selected Journal Papers

 

Maroufmashat, A.,  Fowler, M., Sattari, S., Elkamel, A., Roshandel , R., Hajimiragha, A., (2015) Mixed integer linear programming based approach for optimal planning and operation of a smart urban energy network to support the hydrogen economy, international journal of hydrogen energy, 1-17

Ozgoli, H. A., Ghadamian, H., Roshandel R., Moghadasi, M., (2015) Alternative Biomass Fuels Consideration Exergy and Power Analysis for Hybrid System Includes SOFC and GT Integration, Energy Sources Part A, 37, 1962-1970

Afsham, N., Roshandel, R., Yaghmaei, S., Vajihinejad V., Sherafatmand, M., (2015) Bioelectricity Generation in a Soil Microbial Fuel Cell with Biocathode Denitrification, 37, 2092-2098

Maroufmashat, A., Elkamel, A., Fowler, M., Sattari, S., Roshandel, R., Hajimiragha, A., Walker, S., Entchev, E., (2015) Modeling and optimization of a network of energy hubs to improve economic and emission considerations, Energy, 93, 2546-2558  

Seyedin, F., Marrofmashat, A., Roshandel, R., Sattari, S., (2014) Optimal design and operation of a photovoltaic- electrolyser system using particle swarm optimization, International Journal of Sustainable Energy, 35, 566-582

Golzar, F., Astaneh, M., Roshandel, R., Behzadi Forough, A., (2014) Reducing CO2 emission from exhaust gases using molten carbonate fuel cells; a new approach, International Journal of Ambient Energy, 1-10

Roshandel, R., Golzar, F., Astaneh, M., Multi objective optimization of molten carbonate fuel cell system for reducing CO2 emission from exhaust gases, Frontiers in Energy

Ahmadi, S., Rezaie Mirghaed, M., Roshandel, R., (2014) Performance of a standalone wind-hydrogen power system for regions with seasonal wind profile: A case study in Khaf region, Sustainable Energy Technologies and Assessments, 7, 265-278

Ahmadi F., Roshandel R., (2014) Effects of Micro Hydrophobic  Porous Layer on Water Distribution in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells, ASME, Journal of Fuel Cell Science and Technology, 11, 011004

Behzadi, F. A., Roshandel. R., (2013) Multi Objective Optimization of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Stacks Considering Parameter Effects: Fuel Utilization and Hydrogen Cost, AIP, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy, 5, 053124

Roshandel. R., Behzadi, F. A., (2013) Two strategies for multi-objective optimisation of solid oxide fuel cell stacks, International Journal of Sustainable Energy, DOI: 10.1080/14786451.2013.777337

Tahmasbi, Hosseini, Roshandel, R., (2013) A new approach to multi-objective optimisation method in PEM fuel cell, International Journal of Sustainable Energy, DOI:10.1080/14786451.2013.813945

Rezaie Mirghaed, Roshandel, R., (2013) Site Specific Optimization of Wind Turbines Energy Cost: Iterative Approach, Energy Conversion and Management, 73, 167-175

Roshandel, R., Parhizgar, T., (2013) new approach to optimize the operating conditions of a polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cell based on degradation mechanisms, Energy Systems, 4, 219-237

Vatani, A., Khazaeli, A., Roshandel, R., Panjehshahi, (2013) Thermodynamic analysis of application of organic Rankine cycle for heat recovery from an integrated DIR-MCFC with pre-reformer, Energy Conversion and Management, 67, 197-207

Roshandel, R., Ahmadi, F., (2013) Effects of catalyst loading gradient in catalyst layers on performance of polymer electrolyte membrane fuel cells, Renewable Energy, 50, 921-931

Arbabi, F., Roshandel, R., Karimi Moghaddam, G., (2012) Numerical modeling of an innovative bipolar plate design based on the leaf venation patterns for PEM fuel cells, IJE TRANSACTIONS C: Aspects Vol. 25, No. 3, 177-186

Roshandel, R., Arbabi, F., Karimi Moghadam, G., (2012) Simulation of an Innovative Flow Field Design Based on a Bio Inspired Pattern for PEM Fuel Cells, Renewable Energy, 41, (2012) 86-95

Tavakoli, B., Roshandel, R., (2011) The Effect of Fuel Cell Operational Conditions on Water Content Distribution in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane, Renewable Energy, 36, 3319-3331

Bakhshian, S., Karimi nia, H., Roshandel, R., (2011) Bioelectricity Generation Enhancement in a Dual Chamber Microbial Fuel Cell under Cathodic Enzyme Catalyzed Dye Decolorization, Bioresource Technology, 102, 6761-6765

Roshandel, R., Farhanieh, B., (2007) The Effects of Non-Uniform Distribution of Catalyst Loading on Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell Performance, International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 32, 4424-4437

Roshandel, R., Farhanieh, B., (2007) Numerical Simulation of the Effect of Non-Uniform Gas Diffusion Layer Porosity on Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cell Performance, International Journal of Engineering, 20, 79-192

Roshandel, R., Farhanieh, B., Saivar, E., (2005) The Effect of Variable Porosity Distribution of Gas Diffusion Layer on PEM Fuel Cell Performance, Renewable Energy, 30, 1557-1572

 

 

 

 

Conference Presentations

 

Roshandel, R., Seyedin, F., (2011) Modeling and Energy Analysis of Solar Hydrogen Fuel Cell System for Residential Applications, ASME 2011 Energy Sustainability & Fuel Cell Conference (ES FuelCell 2011), Washington, DC, USA

 

● Tavakoli, B., Roshandel, R., (2011) Modeling of water content distribution in the Polymer Electrolyte Membrane of PEM Fuel Cell, ASME 2011 Energy Sustainability & Fuel Cell Conference (ES FuelCell 2011), Washington, DC, USA

 

Roshandel, R., (2010) Modeling, Design and Fabrication of Non-uniform Catalyst layers for PEM fuel cells, 8th ASME’s International Conference on Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology, May 23-25, New York, USA.

 

Roshandel, R, G. Karimi Moghaddam, (2009) Fluid dynamics performance of flow channel design For bipolar plates in PEM fuel cells, International Conference on Renewable Energy: Generation and Applications” ICREGA’10, Mar. 8, Al-Ein, UAE

 

Roshandel, R, G. Karimi Moghaddam, (2009) Fluid dynamics performance of bio- inspired flow channel design For bipolar plates in PEM fuel cells, 3rd ASME’s  European Fuel Cell Technology & Applications  Conference, Dec. 15, Rome, Italy

 

Roshandel, R., Farhanieh, B., (2005) The Effect of Variable Catalyst Loading in Electrodes on PEM Fuel Cell Performance, 3rd ASME’s International Conference on Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology, May 23-25, Ypsilanti, Michigan, USA.

 

 ● Roshandel, R., Saivar, E., Farhanieh, B., (2005) the Effect of Water Management on PEM Fuel Cell Output Voltage, 5th National Energy Congress, May 1-3, Tehran, Iran.

 

Roshandel, R., Farhanieh, B., Saivar, (2005)  Simulation of Humidification Process and Water Management in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells, Heat Transfer in Component and Systems for Sustainable Energy Technologies, April 5-7, Grenoble, France.

 

Roshandel, R., Farhanieh, B., Saivar, (2004) The Effect of Humidifier Temperature on PEM Fuel Cells Performance in Automotive Applications, International Mechanical Engineering Conference and EXPO 2004 (IMEC-2004), December 5-8, Kuwait.

 

● Yavari, M., Roshandel, R., Farhanieh, (2004) Investigation of 2-D Flow Characterization in Channel and Porous Media of Fuel Cell, 12th International Mechanical Engineering Conference, May 19-21, Tehran, Iran.

 

Roshandel, R., Farhanieh, B., Saivar, (2004) The Effect of Humidity on PEM Fuel Cell Performance, 12th International  Mechanical Engineering Conference, May 2-5, Tehran, Iran

 

Roshandel, R., Farhanieh, B., Saivar, E., (2004) The Effect of GDL Porosity Distribution Variation of PEM Fuel Cell Performance. 2nd ASME’s International Conference on Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology. June 14-16, Rochester, New York, USA

 

Roshandel, R., Farhanieh, B., Saivar, E., (2002) Simulation of Water Management in PEM Fuel Cell. 17th International Power System Conference, October 28-30, Tehran, Iran