Graduate Student (PhD)
B.Sc. (Ch.E.); 2013 - Tehran University (Iran)
After taking his B.Sc. degree in the Chemical Engineering - Process Design program at Tehran University
in 2013, Behnam joined WPI to work towards a PhD in the Heat and Mass Transfer group.
He will be working on incorporating microkinetics and multicomponent diffusion into CFD models of fixed
bed processes, with emphasis on partial oxidation reactions. The picture shows Behnam in the lab.