Sadegh Seddighi

Assistant professor, Mechanical Engineering
K. N. Toosi University of Technology


Professional Biography:

Sadegh Seddighi has PhD in Energy and Environment from Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden), M.Sc. of Mechanical Engineering from Royal Institute of Technology (Sweden) and B.Sc. of Mechanical Engineering from Sharif University of Technology (Iran). His work experience and research from year 2000 has been focusing on Energy Technology and Fluid Mechanics. In Northern European industries, he developed modelling tools for near-zero emission energy technology from 2009 to 2014 financed by the energy industry . Prior to that, he worked around four years as a field engineer in oil and gas industry. In addition he has had industrially funded research on energy consumption efficiency, automotive after treatment systems, propulsion systems.


2009-2014: PhD, in Chalmers University of Technology, Energy Technology, Sweden
Thesis: Combustion, Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer in OxyFuel and air-fired Power Plants

2007-2009: M.Sc. in Royal Institute of Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Sweden
Thesis: Turbulent flow in an after-treatment system of an internal combustion engine

1996-2000: B.Sc. in Sharif University of Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Tehran, Iran (SUT)
Thesis: Hydrogen as a fuel

Professional Experience

2014-Now         K. N. Toosi University of Tech., Assistant Professor, Tehran, Iran

2009-2014        Chalmers University of Technology, Researcher, Gothenburg,  Sweden

2009-2014        Valmet Corporation, Modeler& Designer,  Sweden& Finland

2005-2007        Petropars, Lead Field Engineer, Gulf 6-8 SP Gas Field, Iran

2003-2005        Civil Services, Iran

2002-2003        Railway Research Center,  Mechanical Engineer at Locomotive group, Iran

2001-2002        Hydrodynamic Laboratory, Mechanical Engineer, Iran

Executive Services:

2018-Now         Board member of Iran Clean Air Association

2015-Now         Head of Thermodynamics Laboratory, Toosi University of Technology

2015-Now         Board member of the Internationalization Committee, Toosi University

2010-2014        Board member of Chalmers Doctoral Student Guild (Doktorandsektionen)

Research Interests

Fluid Mechanics

Energy Technology

Physical Chemistry


6th  Floor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, K.N. Toosi University of Technology, Pardis Avenue, Mollasadra Avanue, Tehran, Iran

Phone: +98-21-84063253
E-mail: sadegh.seddighi[AT]

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