Dr Fatemeh Jahanzad

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Senior Lecturer

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    020 7815 7624
  • School/Division:
    Engineering / Chemical and Petroleum Engineering

Fatemeh has many years of experience in studying polymer reaction engineering and emulsions. Her major areas of research include polymerisation in dispersed media, modelling of kinetics and particle formation in polymerisation processes, and emulsification techniques especially phase inversion methods.

Fatemeh teaches a range of chemical engineering modules including:

  • Thermodynamics (Year 2)
  • Chemical Engineering Design and Practice (Year 2)
  • Advanced Processes 1 (Year 4)
  • Chemical Engineering Design Project (Year 4)

Major areas of research and interest include:

  • Polymer Reaction Engineering
  • Polymerisation in Dispersed Media
  • Emulsion Technology
  • Phase inversion
  • Nanoemulsions and Nanoparticles
  • Microfluidics

Most recent publications

Jahanzad, F and Sajjadi, S and Alroaithi, M Supressing Coalescence and Improving Uniformity of Polymer Beads in Suspension Polymerisation using a Two-Stage Stirring Protocol. Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, DOI 10.1021/acs.iecr.8b01599

Jahanzad, F and Sajjadi, S Two-Stage Stabiliser Addition Protocol as a Means to Reduce the Size and Improve the Uniformity of Polymer Beads in Suspension Polymerisation. Journal of Applied Polymer Science, DOI 10.1002/app.45671

Chaurasia, AS and Jahanzad, F and Sajjadi, S Preparation and characterization of tunable oil-encapsulated alginate microfibers. Materials and Design, 128. 64-70. DOI 10.1016/j.matdes.2017.04.069

Jahanzad, F and Sajjadi, S and Chaurasia, A Flexible microfluidic fabrication of oil-encapsulated alginate microfibers. Chemical Engineering Journal, 308. 1090-1097. DOI 10.1016/j.cej.2016.09.054

Jahanzad, F and Sajjadi, S and Chen, Y Ultrafine Nanolatexes Made via Monomer-Starved Semicontinuous Emulsion Polymerization in the Presence of Water-Soluble Chain Transfer Agents. European Polymer Journal, 80. 89 - 98. DOI 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2016.04.036

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