Niaz Abdolrahim

Education :

  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran 2004
  • M.S., Aerospace Engineering, Tarbiat Modares University, Iran 2007
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, WSU, 2013

Projects :

Materials design through interface engineering

Awards :

  • 2013 James Clerk Maxwell Young Writers Prize from Editors and the Publishers of Philosophical Magazine and Philosophical Magazine Letters, Spring 2014.
  • Harriet B. Rigas award from The Association for Faculty Women (AFW) for Outstanding Students in Graduate Studies, Washington State University (WSU), Spring 2013
  • Henry DeWitt Smith Scholarship from The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS) and the American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers (AIME), Spring 2013
  • Best Junior Researcher Award, TMS Annual meeting & Exhibition, Spring 2011

Selected publications :

A. J. Vattré, N. Abdolrahim, K. Kolluri, and M. J. Demkowicz, “Computational design of patterned interfaces using reduced order models”, Scientific reports, Vol. 4, 6231, 2014.

Abdolrahim, N., Bahr, D.F., Zbib, H.M., “Multiscale modeling and simulation of deformation in nanoscale metallic multilayer systems”, International Journal of Plasticity, Vol. 52, pp. 33-50, 2014.

Abdolrahim, N., Bahr, D.F., Revard, B., Reilly, C., Ye, J., Balk, T.J., Zbib, H.M., “The mechanical response of core-shell structures for nanoporous metallic materials”, Philosophical Magazine, Vol. 93, pp. 736-748, 2013.…

Abdolrahim, N., Mastorakos. IN., Zbib, H.M., “Precipitate strengthening in nanometallic material composites” Philosophical Magazine Letters, Vol. 92, pp. 597-607, 2012…

Abdolrahim, N., Mastorakos. IN., Zbib, H.M., “Deformation mechanisms and pseudoelastic behaviors in trilayer composite metal nanowires” Physical Review B, Vol. 81, 054117, 2010