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Mahmoud Heydarzadeh Sohi

Mahmoud Heydarzadeh Sohi

Academic Rank : Professor
College of Engineering / Faculty of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
Characterization and Selection of Engineering Materials | Welding
Contact Number : +982182084077
Room : 220
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Professor of Matallurgy and Materials (Surface Engineering) at College of Engineering, University of Tehran


Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, University of Birmingham, U.K, 1991

M.Sc. Metallurgical Manufacturing Processes and Management, University of Birmingham, U.K, 1986

B.Sc. Metallurgy and Materials Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran, 1978

Research Interests:

Liquid phase surface engineering (Surface melting, alloying ...), Electrodeposition, Diffusion coatings, Thermal spray coatings, Friction stir processing, Tribology


Surface engineering, Heat treatment

Current Professional Activities:

Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Ultrafine grained and Nanostructured Materials

Journal Papers

Selected Journal Papers:

Evaluation of niobium carbide coatings produced on AISI L2 steel via thermo-reactive diffusion technique, Vacuum 146 (2017) 44-51

Liquid phase surface alloying of a nickel aluminum bronze alloy with titanium, Surface and Coatings Technology 325 (2017) 617-626

Effect of APS process parameters on high-temperature wear behavior of nickel–graphite abradable seal coatings, Surface and Coatings Technology 321 (2017) 403-408

Surface alloying of A2618 aluminum with silicon and iron by TIG process, Surface and Coatings Technology 310 (2017) 87-92

Microstructural modification of pure Mg for improving mechanical and biocorrosion properties, Journal of the mechanical behavior of biomedical materials 61 (2016) 360-370

Microstructural and hardness study of pulsed Nd: YAG laser surface alloyed aluminum with iron, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A 47 (2016) 1698-1704

Corrosion behavior of magnesium and magnesium–hydroxyapatite composite fabricated by friction stir processing in Dulbecco’s phosphate buffered saline, Corrosion Science 104 (2016) 319-329

Improving electrochemical properties of AISI 1045 steels by duplex surface treatment of plasma nitriding and aluminizing, Applied Surface Science 329 (2015) 240-247

Effect of bond coat and post-heat treatment on the adhesion of air plasma sprayed WC-Co coatings, Surface and Coatings Technology 261 (2015) 289-294

In situ formation of Al–Al 3 Ni composites on commercially pure aluminium by friction stir processing, The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 75 (2014) 1331-1337

Duplex treatment of AISI 1045 steel by plasma nitriding and aluminizing, Vacuum 107 (2014) 155-158

The effect of SDS surfactant on tensile properties of electrodeposited Ni–Co/SiC nanocomposites, Materials Science and Engineering: A 559 (2013) 583-590

Pulse electrodeposition of Zn–Co alloy coatings obtained from an alkaline bath, Materials Chemistry and physics 134 (2012) 1146-1152

A functionally gradient nano-Ni–Co/SiC composite coating on aluminum and its tribological properties, Surface and coatings Technology 206 (2012) 4032-4039

Duplex surface treatment of AISI 1045 steel via plasma nitriding of chromized layer, Thin solid films 519 (2015) 6792-6796