• Assistant Professor, Engineering Technology & Industrial Distribution,
  • Manufacturing & Mechanical Engineering Technology
Amir Asadi

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Manitoba – 2013
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Iran University of Science & Technology – 2006
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Iran University of Science & Technology – 2004

Research Interests

  • • Scalable and fast processing-manufacturing of multifunctional nanostructured polymer composites with tailorable performance
    • Additive manufacturing of polymer composites
    • Fast and precise deposition/coating of multi-materials on substrates
    • Process-structure-property relationship
    • In-operando control of processing of thermoplastic composites
    • Multiscale modeling of damage in complex composites
    • Smart wearables
    • Data science approach based predictive modeling

Awards & Honors

  • Keynote Speaker of 5th Brazilian Conference on Composite Materials (BCCM), Sao Carlos, Brazil, 1/18/21-1/22-21.
  • Invited Speaker of “Materials for Tomorrow – the Forest” conference, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, 11/18/2020.
  • Charlotte and Walter Buchanan Faculty Fellow (Jan. 2019).
  • Invited Speaker, Air Force Research Lab (AFRL), Dayton, Ohio (Jan. 2019).
  • Invited Speaker, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma (Apr. 2019).

Selected Publications

  • M. Carrola, A. Asadi, H. Zhang, D.G. Papageorgiou, E. Bilotti, H. Koerner. Best of both worlds: synergistically derived material properties via additive manufacturing of nanocomposites. Advanced Functional Materials. 2103334. 2021.
  • I. Labiano, D. Arslan, E. Ozden Yenigun, A. Asadi, H. Cebeci, A. Alomainy. Screen printing carbon nanotubes textiles antennas for smart wearables. Sensors. Vol. 21(14), 4934, 2021.
  • S. Shariatnia, A. Kumar, O. Kaynan, A. Asadi. Hybrid cellulose nanocrystals bonded carbon nanotubes/carbon fiber polymer composites for structural applications. ACS Applied Nanomaterials. Vol. 3(6), 5421–5436, 2020.
  • H. Fallahi, F. Taheri-Behrooz, A. Asadi. Nonlinear mechanical response of polymer matrix composites: A Review. Polymer Reviews. Vol. 60 (1), 42-85, 2020.
  • S. Shariatnia, A.Veldanda, S. Obeidat, D. Jarrahbashi, A. Asadi. Atomization of cellulose nanocrystals aqueous suspensions in fused deposition modeling: A scalable technique to improve the strength of 3D printed polymers. Composites Part B. Vol. 177: 107291, 2019.