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Books

  • Fahimeh Yazdanpanah, Shahab Sokhansanj, Hamid Rezaei, C. Jim Lim, Anthony K. Lau, X. Tony Bi, S. Melin, Jaya Shankar Tumuluru and Chang Soo Kim (2014). “Measurement of Off-Gases in Wood Pellet Storage”, Advances in Gas Chromatography, Dr. Xinghua Guo (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-51-1227-3, InTech, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5772/58301

Journal Papers

  • Hamid Rezaei, Shahab Sokhansanj, “Physical and Thermal Characterization of Ground Bark and Ground Wood Particles”, Renewable Energy, 2017.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Shahab Sokhansanj, “Flow Analysis of Pulverized White Wood Pellet Particles – Case Study of Atikokan Power Generation Plant”, Canadian Biosystems Engineering, 2017.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Shahab Sokhansanj, C. Jim Lim, “Minimum Fluidization Velocity of Ground Chip and Ground Pellet Particles of Woody Biomass”, Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, doi: 1016/j.cep.2017.12.006, 2017.
  • Hamid Rezaei, C. Jim Lim, Anthony Lau, Shahab Sokhansanj, “Mass and Volume Shrinkage of Woody Ground Chip and Ground Pellet particles in a Drying Process”, Particuology, doi: 1016/j.partic.2017.09.001, 2017.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Shahab Sokhansanj, Xiaotao Bi, C. Jim Lim, Anthony Lau, “A Numerical and Experimental Study on Fast Pyrolysis of Single Woody Biomass Particles”, Applied Energy, doi: 1016/j.apenergy.2016.11.032, 198, 320-331, 2016.
  • Hamid Rezaei, C. Jim Lim, Anthony Lau, Shahab Sokhansanj, “Size, Shape and Flow Characterization of Ground Wood Chip and Ground Wood Pellet Particles”, Powder Technology, doi: 1016/j.powtec.2016.07.016, 301, 737–746, 2016.
  • Hamid Rezaei, C. Jim Lim, Anthony Lau, Xiaotao Bi, Shahab Sokhansanj, “Development of Empirical Correlations for Drying of Ground Wood Chip and Ground Wood Pellet Particles”, Drying Technology, doi: 1080/07373937.2016.1198912, 35 (12), 1423-1432, 2016.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Fahimeh Yazdanpanah, C. Jim Lim, Anthony Lau, Shahab Sokhansanj, “Pyrolysis of Ground Pine Chip and Ground Pellet Particles”, Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering, doi: 1002/cjce.22574, 94 (10), 1863-1871, 2016.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Fahimeh Yazdanpanah, C. Jim Lim, Anthony Lau, Shahab Sokhansanj, “A Review of Woody Feedstock Pretreatments to Enhance Bio-oil Quality to Produce Transportation Fuel”. (Internal review)
  • Amir Fouladitajar, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Bahram Dabir, Hamid Rezaei, Bardia Valizadeh, “Response Surface Methodology for the Modeling and Optimization of Oil-in-Water Emulsion Separation Using Gas Sparging Assisted Microfiltration”, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, doi: 1007/s11356-014-3511-6, 22 (3), 2311–2327, 2015.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, “Fouling Behavior and Performance of Microfiltration Membranes for Whey Treatment in Steady and Unsteady-state Conditions”, Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering, doi: 1590/0104-6632.20140312s00002521, 31 (2), 503-518, 2014.
  • Zohreh Jalilvand, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, Hamid Rezaei, “Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling and Experimental Study of Continuous and Pulsatile Flow in Flat Sheet Microfiltration Membranes”, Journal of Membrane Science, doi: 1016/j.memsci.2013.09.008, 450, 207–214, 2013.
  • Amir Fouladitajar, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Hamid Rezaei, Amin Haghmoradi, Ali Kargari, “Gas Sparging to Enhance Permeate Flux and Reduce Fouling Resistances in Cross-flow Microfiltration of Whey”, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, doi: 1016/j.jiec.2013.05.025, 20 (2), 624-632, 2013.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, “Effects of Operating Parameters on Fouling Mechanism and Membrane Flux in Cross-flow Microfiltration of Whey”, Desalination, doi: 10.1016/j.desal.2011.02.015, 274 (1-3), 262-271, 2010.

Conference Presentations

  • Hamid Rezaei, Shahab Sokhansanj, Xiaotao Bi, C. Jim Lim, Anthony Lau, “A Numerical and Experimental Study on Fast Pyrolysis of Single Woody Biomass Particles”, WASET, Paris, France, 2016.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Shahab Sokhansanj, C. Jim Lim, Anthony Lau, “Development of Empirical Drying Models for Ground Wood Chip and Ground Wood Pellet Particles”, Biofuel Network Annual General Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, 2016.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Shahab Sokhansanj, C. Jim Lim, Anthony Lau, “Size, Shape and Flow Characterization of Ground Woody Biomass Particles from Chip and Pellet”, ASABE Annual General Meeting, Orlando, USA, 2016.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Shahab Sokhansanj, C. Jim Lim, Anthony Lau, “Drying of Ground Pine Chip and Pellet Particles”, 5th International Conference on Biorefinery (ICBB-5), Vancouver, Canada, 2015.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Shahab Sokhansanj, “Biomass Torrefaction”, Biofuel Network Annual General Meeting, Montreal, Canada, 2013.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, Amin Haghmoradi, “Fouling Behavior of Microfiltration Membranes for Whey Treatment in Unsteady-state Condition”, 62nd Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference, Vancouver, Canada, 2012.
  • Amir Fouladitajar, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Hamid Rezaei, “Gas Sparging Flow Microfiltration in Flat-Plate Membrane Module; An Experimental Study”, 62nd Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference, Vancouver, Canada, 2012.
  • Amir Fouladitajar, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Hamid Rezaei, Amin Haghmoradi, “Treatment of Oil Contaminated Water by Cross-flow Microfiltration; Effects of Operating Conditions on Permeate Flux and Oil Rejection”, 62nd Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference, Vancouver, Canada, 2012.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, Amin Haghmoradi “Empirical Correlation for Assessment of Permeate Flux for Polymer Membranes”, Euro Membrane Conference, Queen Elizabeth II, London, England, 2012.
  • Amir Fouladitajar, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Hamid Rezaei, Amin Haghmoradi, “Gas Sparging to Enhance Permeate Flux and Reduce Fouling Resistances in Cross-flow Microfiltration of Whey”, Euro Membrane Conference, Queen Elizabeth II, London, England, 2012.
  • Amir Fouladitajar, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Hamid Rezaei, Amin Haghmoradi, “The effects of concentration, operating pressure, and velocity on the permeate flux and rejection in microfiltration of stable oil-water emulsions”, 14th Aachener Membrane Kolloquium, Aachen, Germany, 2012.
  • Amir Fouladitajar, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Hamid Rezaei, “Treatment of stable oil-water emulsion by cross-flow microfiltration; experimental analysis and evaluation of fouling mechanism”, 20th International Congress of Chemical and Process Engineering, Prague, Czech Republic, 2012.
  • Amir Fouladitajar, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Hamid Rezaei, Bahram Dabir, “Effect of Two-phase Flow in Improvement of Microfiltration Processes”, 14th National Chemical Engineering Congress, Tehran, Iran, 2012.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, “Unsteady-State Investigation of Resistances in Cross-Flow Microfiltration of Whey by Polyethersulfone and Polyvinylidene Fluoride Membranes”, International Conference of Membrane (ICOM), Amsterdam, Netherland, 2011.
  • Amir Fouladitajar, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Hamid Rezaei, “Recent Advances in Treatment of Oily Wastewater Using Membrane Filtration; Membrane Performance and Modeling”, International Conference of Membrane (ICOM), Amsterdam, Netherland, 2011.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, “Effect of Operating Parameters on Resistances and Performance of Cross-flow Microfiltration of Whey by Polyethersulfone”, 2nd International Conference on Biotechnology, Bali, Indonesia, 2011.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, “Fouling Models Governing Cross-flow Microfiltration of Whey at Polyethersulfone Membrane”, 10th International Conference on Chemical and process Engineering, The Italian Association of Chemical Engineering, Florence, Italy, 2011.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, “Investigation of Time Dependency of Resistances in Cross-flow Microfiltration of Whey”, 1st National Iranian Membrane Conference, Tehran, Iran, 2011.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, “Governing Fouling Mechanisms in Cross-flow Microfiltration of Whey”, 19th National Iranian Food Engineering Congress, Tehran, Iran, 2010.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, “Effect of Operating Parameters on Concentration Polarization in Cross-flow Microfiltration of Whey”, 19th National Iranian Food Engineering Congress, Tehran, Iran, 2010.
  • Hamid Rezaei, Farzin Zokaee Ashtiani, Amir Fouladitajar, “Effect of Operating Conditions on Fouling Resistances at Cross-flow Microfiltration of Whey”, 13th National Iranian Chemical Engineering Congress and 1st International Regional Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Conference, Kermanshah, Iran, 2010.