Post Doctoral Fellow
College of Engineering
Advanced Oxidation Processes, Photocatalysis, Corona Electrical Discharge, Electrochemistry, Bioremediation, Adsorption, Membrane Filtration, Water and Wastewater Treatment, Environmental Pollution
PhD in Chemical Engineering
Tennessee Technological University (2017)
Dissertation Title: “Hybrid advanced oxidation processes (AOP) and nanocomposite-based membrane technology for water and wastewater treatment.”
Negin Koutahzadeh, Milad Rabbani Esfahani, Holly A Stretz, Pedro E Arce, Effects of UV/H2O2 pretreatment on fouling of nanocomposite ultrafiltration membrane performance, Journal of Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, Volume 36, Issue 1, Pages 27–37, 2017.
Negin Koutahzadeh, Milad Rabbani Esfahani, Pedro E Arce, Removal of Acid Black 1 from water by the pulsed corona discharge advanced oxidation method, Journal of Water Process Engineering, Volume 10, April 2016, Pages 1–8.
Negin Koutahzadeh, Milad Rabbani Esfahani, Pedro E Arce, A sequential use of UV/H2O2 – (PSF/TiO2/MWCNT) mixed matrix membranes for dye removal in water purification: Membrane permeation, fouling, rejection and decolorization, Journal of Environmental Engineering Science, Volume: 33 Issue 6, Pages 430-440, 28 June 2016.
Negin Koutahzadeh, E. Daneshvar, M. Kousha, M.S.Sohrabi, A.Bhatnagar, Biosorption of hexavalent chromium from aqueous solutions by six brown macro algae biomasses: Equilibrium and kinetics studies, Journal of Desalination and Water Treatment, Volume 51, Issue 31-33, Pages 6021-6030, 2013.
Ehsan Daneshvar, Masoud Kousha, Negin Koutahzadeh, Mohammad Salar Sohrabi, and Amit Bhatnagar."Biosorption and bioaccumulation studies of acid Orange 7 dye by Ceratophylum demersum." Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, Volume 32, Issue 2, Pages 285-293, 2013.
Masoud Kousha, Ehsan Daneshvar, Mohammad S. Sohrabi, Negin Koutahzadeh, and Ali Rreza Khataee."Optimization of CI Acid black 1 biosorption by Cystoseira indica and Gracilaria persica biomasses from aqueous solutions." International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, Volume 67, 56-63, 2012.
Ehsan Daneshvar, Masoud Kousha, Mojtaba Jokar, Negin Koutahzadeh, Eric Guibal, Acidic dye biosorption onto marine brown macroalgae: Isotherms, kinetic and thermodynamic studies, Chemical Engineering Journal, Volumes 204-206, Pages 225–234, 2012.