Personal Information
Educational Background
Professional Experience
Research Interests
Recent Publications
Research Activities
Subjects Taught
Dr. Hossein Yoozbashizadeh

Professor, PhD, 1988, The University of Leeds, England


Extractive Metallurgy, Advanced Materials

Tel.: +98 21 6616 5228
Fax: +98 21 6600 5717

Personal Information
Date of Birth: 21st March 1950
Place of Birth: Mashhad, Iran
Nationality: Iranian
Marital Status: Married

Educational Background
Ph.D. Degree, The university of Leeds U.K.
Title of Thesis: Characterization and Metallurgical utilization of B.O.S. Slags.

Bs.C in metallurgical Engineering at Sharif University of Technology.

Professional Experience
Consultant in Ferrous and Non ferrous Metals Production Industries

Research Interests
Hydrometallurgy and Pyrometallurgy, Pelletizing, Production of Advanced Materials, Powder Metallurgy, Nanomaterials

Recent Publications



1. G.Khalaj, H.Yoozbashizadeh, A.Khodabandeh, M.Tamizifar,"Austenite Grain Growth Modelling in Weld Heat Affected Zone of Nb/Ti Microalloyed Linepipe Steel", Materials Science and Technology, 2014.

2. M.Aazami, H.Yoozbashizadeh, A.K.Darban and M.Abdolahi," Determination of the Optimum Conditions for Recovery of Gold from Zarshuran Refractory Gold Sufide Ore", Iranian Journal of Materials Science & Engineering, Vol 10, 2013

3. M Hajisafari , S Nategh , H Yoozbashizadeh , A Ekrami,"Improvement in Mechanical Properties of Microalloyed Steel 30MSV6 by a Precipitation Hardening Process", Journal Of Iron and Steel Research International, 20(5), 2013, pp 66-73.

4. Gholamreza Khalaj, Hossein Yoozbashizadeh,Alireza Khodabandeh, Ali Nazari, "Modeling Hardness of Nb-Microalloyed Steels Using Fuzzy Logic", Neural Computing & Applications, 2013.

5.  Gholamreza Khalaj, Hossein Yoozbashizadeh,Alireza Khodabandeh, Ali Nazari," Artificial Neural Network to Predict the Effect of Heat Treatments on Vickers Microhardness of Low-Carbon Nb Microalloyed Steels", Neural Computing & Applications, 2013.

6.M. Hajisafari, S. Nategh, H. Yoozbashizadeh & A. Ekrami,"Fatigue Properties of Heat-Treated 30MSV6 Vanadium Microalloyed Steel", Journal of Materials Engineerings and Performance,22 ,2013,pp 830-839.

7.Abbas Tamadon, Ali Shokuhfar, Hossein Yoozbashizadeh, Mohammad Jahazi, "Structural and Morphological Investigations of Y- and T-Shaped Junctions of Carbon Nanotubes, Created by Chemical Vapor Depositionper", Metal, 2013.

8.  Gholamreza Khalaj, Ali Nazari, Hossein Yoozbashizadeh, Alireza Khodabandeh, Mohammad Jahazi, "ANN Model to Predict the Effect of Composition and Heat Treatment Parameters on Transformation Start Temperature of Microalloyed Steels", Neural Computing & Applications, 2012.

9. M. Asadirad, H. Yoozbashizadeh,"Synthesis and Characterization of Ce–TZP/Al2O3 Nanocomposites Prepared via Aqueous Combustion", Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 2012.

10. A. Khoshnevisan, H. Yoozbashizadeh, "Determination of Optimal Conditions for Pressure Oxidative Leaching of Sarcheshmeh Molybdenite Concentrate using Taguchi Method", Journal of Mining and Metallurgy, 48(1), 2012, pp 89-99.

11. M.Mozammel, S.K.Sadrnezhaad, A.Khoshnevisan & H.Yoozbashizadeh, "Kinetics and Reaction Mechanism of Isothermal Oxidation of Iranian Ilmenite Concentrate Powder", Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, 2012.

12. Amin Khoshnevisan, Hosein Yoozbashizadeh, Mahdi Mozammel, Seyed Khatiboleslam Sadrnezhaad, "Kinetics of Pressure Oxidative leaching of Molybdenite Concentrate by Nitric Acid", Hydrometallorgy, 2012, pp 52-57.

13. A. Khoshnevisan and H. Yoozbashizadeh," Application Of Artificial Neural Networks to Predict Pressure Oxidative Leaching Of Molybdenite Concentrate in Nitric Acid Media", Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Review, 33,2011, pp 1-8.

14. S.A. Khadem. S.Nategh, H.Yoozbashizadeh, "Structural and Morphological Evaluation of Al-5Vol %Sic Nanocomposite Powder Produced by Mechanical Milling", Journal of Alloys and compounds, 509, 2011, pp 2221-2226.

15. M.Nusheh and H.Yoozbashizadeh, "Study on Electrowinning of Cobalt by Cyclic Voltammetry Technique", Iranian Journal of Materials Science & Engineering Vol 7, 2, 2010.

16. M.Nusheh, H.Yoozbashizadeh, M.Askari, H.Kobatake, H.Fukuyama," Mechanically Activated Synthesis of Single Crystalline MgO Nanostructures", Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 506, 2010,pp 715-720.

17. Mohammad Nusheh, Hossein Yoozbashizadeh, Masoud Askari, Naoaki Kuwata, Junichi Kawamura, Junya Kano, Fumio Saito, Hidekazu Kobatake and Hiroyuki Fukuyama, "Effect of Mechanical Milling on Carbothermic Reduction of Magnesia", ISIJ International, 2010.

18. Amin Azizi ,H.Yoozbashizadeh, A.Yourdkhani , M.Mohammadi, "Phase Formation and Change of Magnetic Properties in Mechanical Alloyed Ni0.5Co0.5Fe2O4 by Annealing", Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials,322, 2010, pp56–59.

19. A.Azizi, H.Yoozbashizadeh, S.K.Sadrnezhaad," Effect of Hydrogen Reduction on Microstructure and Magnetic Properties of Mechanochemically Synthesized Fe–16.5Ni–16.5Co Nano-Powder", Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 321, 2009, pp2729–2732.

20. Mehran Vafaee, Hossein Youzbashizade,  "Production of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles by Liquid Phase Processing: An Investigation on Optical Properties", Materials Science Forum Vol., 553, 2007, pp 252-256.

21. V.A. Lashgari and H. Yoozbashizadeh," Purification of Metallurgical Grade Silicon by Acid Leaching", ASM Science Journal, Vol. 1, No. 1, June 2007, pp 37-41.

22. M.O. Ilkhchi, H. Yoozbashizadeh, M.S. Safarzadeh, "The Effect of Additives on Anode Passivation in Electrorefining of Copper", Elseveir, Chemcial Engineering and Processing, 46, 2007, pp 757-763.

23. H.Khorsand, S.M.Habibi, K.Janghorban, H.Yoozbashizade and S.M.S Reihani, "Fatigue of Sintered Steels (Fe-1.5Mo-3Mn-0.7C)", Materials and Structures, Vol 37, 2004, pp 335-341.

24. M.R.Sarhadi, E.Niknejad, H.Yoozbashizadeh, "Fire Refining of Copper- As, Sb and Bi Removal by basic Oxidation with Decreased Refractory Wear", Pyrometallurgy of Copper, Volume IV, 2003, pp 99-107.

25. H.Khorsand, S.M. Habibi, H.Yoozbashizade, K.Janghorban, S.M.S.Reihani, "The Role of Heat Treatment on Wear Behavior of Powder Metallurgy Low Alloy Steels", Materials & Design, 2002.

26. H.Khorsand, H.Yoozbashizadeh, M.A.Mahini," Study on the Effect of Microstructure, Heat Treatment and Manufacturing Conditions on the Static and Dynamic Mechanical Properties of Low Alloy Sintered Steels", Powder Metallurgy,2002.




 International Conferences

1. A.Tamadon, A.Shokuhfar, H.Yoozbashizadeh, M.Jahazi, Development of Gas-Solid Reaction for the Synthesis of Transition Metal Nanocarbides (TaC, ZrC, WC), Using Carbon Nanotubes, DSL 2013, Madrid, Spain.

2. Ali Shokuhfar, Abbas Tamadon, Hossein Yoozbashizadeh, Mohammad Jahazi, The Role of Carbon Nanotubes in Synthesis of Nanostructured Tantalum Carbonitride Complex by Gas-Solid Reaction, 2 nd International Conference and Exhibition on Materials Science & Engineering, 2013, Hampton Inn Tropicana, Las Vegas, USA.

3. A.Tarshizi, A.Shokuhfar, H.Yoozbashizadeh, Fabrication of Ni/TaC Wear Resistant Nanocomposite Layer on Steel Substrate by Cladding Method, ACE-X2012, Istanbul,  Turkey.

4. H.Yoozbashizadeh, A.Shokuhfar, A.Tarshizi, The Role of Carbon Nanotubes as the Carbon Source, in Synthesis of TaC Nanoparticles by Gas-Solid Reaction, DSL2012, Istanbul, Turkey.

5. M.Mohammadi, D. Moradkhani, H.Yoozbashizadeh, A Probe into the Germanium and Zinc Dissolution Behaviour through Washing Process of Zinc Plant Residue, The 7 th International Chemical Engineering Congress & Exhibition (IChEC), 2011, Kish, Iran.

6. M. Nusheh, M. Askari, H.Yoozbashizadeh, Fabrication of MgO Nanorods by Carbothermic Reduction, Congress and Exhibition on Advanced Materials and Processes, 2010, Germany, Frankfurt.

7. M.Nusheh,  H.Fukuyama, H.Yoozbashizadeh, M. Askari, J Kano, F.Saito, Particle Size Effect on the Carbotermic Reduction of Magnesia, 158th ISIJ meeting (Camp-ISIJ), 2009, Japan, Kyoto University.

8. P.Abdollahi, D.Moradkhani, D.Behnian, Lead Recovery from Iranian Zinc Plant Residue Brine Leaching Method, XXIII International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC), 2006, Istanbul, Turkey.

9. Z.Ali Nemati , M.Ghasemzadeh, H.Yoozbashizadeh, The Effect of Al2O3 and MgO on the Properties of Low Cement Spinel Castables, 49th International Colloquium on Refractories,2006. Aachen.

10. Mohammad Nusheh and Hossein Yoozbashizadeh, Study on Kinetics of Cobalt Electrowinning from Sulfate Solutions, European Metallurgical Conference EMC, 2005, Germany.

11. Hossein Yoozbashizadeh, Mohammad Nusheh, Study on Kinetics of Cobalt Electrowinning from Sulfate Solutions, EMC, 2005, Dresden, Germany.

12. H. Khorsand, H.Yoozbashizade, S.M. Habibi, K.Janghorban & S.M.S.Reihani, Wear Behavior MoNiCu Alloyed Sintered Steel, International Powder Metallurgy Conference, 2002, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey.

13.H.Khorsand, H.Yoozbashizade, S.M.Habibi, K.Janghorban, A,Nangir, S.M.S.Reihani, Investigation of Fatigue Behavior of Sintered Steel Fe-Cu-Ni-Mo-C by Variation of Production Conditions and Heat Treatment, International Conference on Powder Metallurgy for Automotive Parts, 2002, Isfahan-Iran.

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Research Activities
Utilization of By-products and Waste Materials,

Mechano-Chemical Alloying,

Production of Nano-oxides,

Iron and Steelmaking,

Production of Nonferrous Metals

Subjects Taught
Thermodynamics of Materials


Iron and Steelmaking

Advanced Metallurgical Thermodynamics

Production of Nonferrous Metals