دکتر فرزانه وهاب زاده

Education:
             
Shahid Beheshti University, (formerly known as National University of Iran), Tehran, Iran-۰۰BS, Chemistry, ۱۹۷۴.
Utah State University (USU), Logan, Utah, USA- MS and PhD Nutrition and Food Sciences (NFS ۰۰Dept.), ۱۹۸۲ and ۱۹۸۶, respectively.
 
Research interests:
Food Dcience and Technology
Biotechnology (Enzyme Technology)
 
Academic experiences:
Laboratory Teaching Assistant: Food Chemistry NFS Dept., USU, Logan.
Graduate Research Assistant: during MS and PhD works - NFS Dept., USU, Logan, Utah.

 
Publications:

Enhanced oil recovery from low permeability dolomite cores using biosurfactant produced by Bacillus mojavensis (PTCC ۱۶۹۶) isolated from Masjid-ISuleiman field- H. Ghojavand, F. Vahabzadeh, A. Khodabandeh Shahraki, J. Petroleum Science and Engineering, ۸۱:۲۴-۳۰, ۲۰۱۲.
Formation of oil-in-water (O/W) Pickering emulsions via complexation between β-cyclodextrin and selected organic solvents, Davarpanah L. and Vahabzadeh F., Starch, ۶۴:۸۹۸-۹۱۳,۲۰۱۲.
Biodegradation of phenol by Ralstonia eutropha in a kissiris-immobilized cell bioreactor. Nickzad A., Monazzami  A., Jamshidian H.,  Vahabzadeh F., Water Environment Research, ۸۴(۲۰۱۲)۶۲۶-۶۳۴.
Mixture of xylose and glucose affects xylitol production by Pichia guilliermondii: model prediction using artificial neural network, Mogharei A., Vahabzadeh F., Sohrabi M., Rahimi Kashkouli Y., Maleki M., Iran. J. Chem. Chem. Eng., ۲۰۱۲; ۳۱(۱):۱۱۹-۱۳۱.
Enzymatic scavenging of oxygen dissolved in water: application of response surface methodology in optimization of conditions A. Karimi, F. Mahdizadeh, D. Salari, F. Vahabzadeh, A. Khataee. Chemical Industry & Chemical Engineering Quarterly, ۱۸(۳):۴۳۱-۴۳۹, ۲۰۱۲.
Degradation of formaldehyde at high concentrations by phenol-adapted Ralstonia eutropha closely related to pink-pigmented facultative methylotrophs, Habibi A. and Vahabzadeh F., J. Environmental Science and Health, Part A:Toxic/Hazardous Substances and Environmental Engineering, ۴۸:۲۷۹-۲۹۲,۲۰۱۳.
Structural study of asphaltenes from Iranian heavy crude oil, Davarpanah L., Vahabzadeh F., and Dermanaki A., Oil & Gas Science and Technology, Institute French Petroleum Energies Nouvelles, ۷۰(۲۰۱۵):۱۰۳۵-۱۰۴۹, DOI:۱۰.۲۵۱۶/ogst/۲۰۱۲۰۶۶.
Degradation of formaldehyde in a packed-bed bioreactor by Kissiris-immoblilized Ralstonia eutropha, Habibi A., Vahabzadeh F., Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, DOI: ۱۰.۱۰۰۷/s۱۲۲۵۷-۰۱۲-۰۲۰۰-۵.
Ethanethiol degradation by Ralstonia eutropha, Sedighi M., Vahabzadeh F., Zamir S. M., and Naderifar A., Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, ۱۸:۸۲۷-۸۳۳, ۲۰۱۳.
Formaldehyde degradation by Ralstonia eutropha, in an immobilized cell bioreactor, Habibi, A., Vahabzadeh, F., J. Environmental Science and Health, Part A: Toxic/Hazardous Substances and Environmental Engineering, ۴۸,۱۵۵۷-۱۵۷۲, ۲۰۱۳.
Performance of an annular sieve-plate column photoreactor using immobilized TiO۲ on stainless steel support for phenol degradation, S. Souzanchi, F. Vahabzadeh, Sh. Fazel, S. N. Hosseini, Chemical Engineering Journal, ۲۲۳(۲۰۱۳)۲۶۸-۲۷۶.
Models for the biodegradation kinetics of naphthalene by Ralstonia eutropha, E. Jalilnejad and F. Vahabzadeh, Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds, ۳۳(۲۰۱۳)۴۵۱-۴۶۶.
Cometabolic degradation of para-nitrophenol on phenol by Ralstonia eutropha in a Kissiris-immobilized cell bioreactor, H. Jamshidian, S. Khatami, F. Vahabzadeh, A. Nikzad. The Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, ۳۰(۱۱)۲۰۵۲-۲۰۵۸(۲۰۱۳).
Dynamic mathematical models for biodegradation of formaldehyde by Ralstonia eutropha in a batch reactor, A. Habibi, F. Vahabzadeh, M. Zaiat, J. Environmental Mnagment, ۱۲۹(۲۰۱۳)۴۵۸-۵۵۴.
Use of statistically based design of experiment to study olive-oil mill wastewater biodegradation by Ralstonia eutropha, E. Jalilnejad and F. Vahabzadeh, International Journal of Chemical Engineering and Applications, ۴(۵):۲۷۱-۲۷۷(۲۰۱۳).
Experimental studies and kinetic modeling of cyclodextrin gluconotransferase from starch with the use of Bacillus sp. DSM ۲۵۲۳, S. Sanjari and F. Vahabzadeh , Starch, ۶۶(۲۰۱۴)۱-۹.
Artificial neural network modeling of biolubricant production using Novozyme ۴۳۵ castor oil substrate, M. Hajar and F. Vahabzadeh, Industrial Crops and Products, ۵۲(۲۰۱۴)۴۳۰-۴۳۸.
Experimental investigation and kinetic modeling of p-nitrophenol and phenol by Kissiris-immobilized Ralstonia eutropha in a batch reactor, M. Motamedi, A. Habibi, M. Maleki, F. Vahabzadeh, Clean-Soil, Air, Water, ۴۲, ۱-۷ (۲۰۱۴).
Use of a packed-bed airlift reactor with net draft tube to study kinetics of naphthalene degradation by Ralstonia eutropha, E. Jalilnejad, F. Vahabzadeh, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, ۲۱(۶):۴۵۹۲-۴۶۰۴(۲۰۱۴).
Kinetic modeling of cometabolic degradation of ethanethiol and phenol by Ralstonia eutropha, M. Sedighi, F. Vahabzadeh, Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering, ۱۹:۲۳۹-۲۴۹(۲۰۱۴).
Rheological characterization of ferrous sulfate  - containing water-in-oil-in-water (W۱/O/W۲) double emulsions, Keyvani, M., Davarpanah, L., Vahabzadeh F., The Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, ۳۱(۹):۱۶۸۱-۱۶۹۴(۲۰۱۴).
Modeling the kinetics of biolubricant production from castor oil using Novozyme ۴۳۵ in a fluidized-bed reactor, M. Hajar and F. Vahabzadeh, Industrial Crops and Products ۵۹, ۲۵۲-۲۵۹(۲۰۱۴).
Hydrodynamic and mass transfer coefficients of airlift reactors with net draft tubes of different sizes: prosuction of cyclodextrin glucanotransfarse using Bacillus sp. DSM ۲۵۲۳, S. Sanjari, F. Vahabzadeh, A. Naderifar, M. Pesaran, Starch, ۶۶:۹۳۵-۹۴۶(۲۰۱۴)- DOI: 1۰.۱۰۰۲/star.۲۰۱۴۰۰۰۵۷
Photocatalytic degradation of p-nitrophenol in an annular column photoreactor and the intermediates, M. Heibati, E. Jalilnejad, F. Vahabzadeh, Water Environment Research ۸۷(۵):۴۳۷(۲۰۱۵).
Facile surface functionalization of multiwalled carbon nanotubes by soft dielectric barrier discharge plasma: Generate compatible interface for lipase immobilization, Rastian, Z., Khodadadia, A.,Vahabzadeh, F., Bortolinid, C., Dongd, M., Mortazavia, Y., Vesali Naseha, M., Guob, Z., Biochemical Engineering Journal, ۹۰:۱۶-۲۶(۲۰۱۴).
Functionalization of multi-walled carbon nanotubes for lipase immobilization, Z. Rastian, A. Khodadadi, F. Vahabzadeh, Y. Mortazavi,The Journal of Marco Trends in Technology and Innovation,Vol ۱,issue ۱, ۶۵-۷۱(۲۰۱۳).
Performance of loofa-immobilized Rhizopus oryzae in the enzymatic production of biodiesel with use of oleic acid in n-hexane medium. Sattari, S., Vahabzadeh, F., Khesali, H. Brazilian Journal of Chemical Engineering ۳۲(۲):۳۶۷-۳۷۶(۲۰۱۵).
Experimental study and kinetic modeling of cometabolic degradation of phenol and p-nitrophenol by loofa-immobilized Ralstonia eutropha, Maleki, M., Motamedi, M., Sedighi, M., Zamir, S.M., Vahabzadeh, F., Biotechology and Bioprocess Engineering, ۲۰: ۱۲۴-۱۳۰ (۲۰۱۵).
Biodegradation modeling of nitrophenolic pollutant in a slurry bubble reactor, Z. Salehi, Sh. Fatemi, F. Vahabzadeh, J. Chemical and Petroleum Engineering (published by University of Tehran, School of Engineering), ۴۸(۲):۱۱۷-۱۲۴(۲۰۱۴).
Cometabolic degradation of ethyl mercaptan by phenol-utilizing Ralstonia eutropha in suspended growth and gas-recycling trickle-bed ractor, M. Sedighi, SM. Zamir, F. Vahabzadeh, J. Environmental Management, ۱۶۲:۵۳-۶۱ (۲۰۱۶).
Biodegradation modeling of nitrophenolic pollutant in a slury bubble reactor, Z. Salehi, S. Fatemi, F. Vahabzadeh, J. Chemical and Petroleum Engineering (۲۰۱۴)-۴۸(۲):۱۱۷-۱۲۴.
Plasma functionalization multi-walled carbon nanotubes for immobilization of Cadida antarctica lipase B: production of biodiesel from methanolysis if rapseed oil, Z. Rastian, A. Khodadadi, Z. Guo, F. Vahabzadeh, Y. Mortazavi, Applied Biocehmistry and Biotechnology ۱۷۸:۹۷۴–۹۸۹ (۲۰۱۶).
Production of a biodiesel additive in a stirred basket reactor using immobilized lipase: Kinetic and mass transfer analysis, M. Hajar and F. Vahabzadeh, The Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, ۳۳(۴):۱۲۲۰-۱۲۳۱ (۲۰۱۶).
Bacillus sp. DSM۲۵۲۳ entrapped within chitosan beads used as the whole cell biocatalyst for the production of cyclodextrin glucanotransfrase in a fluidized bed bioreactor, H. Gholizadeh, H. Khesali, S. Sanjari, F. Vahabzadeh, Starch,۶۸:۱-۱۰(۲۰۱۶).
Application of an airlift reactor with a net draft tube in phenol biooxidation using Ralstonia eutropha. S. Ranjbar, H. Khesali, E. Jalilnejad, F. Vahavzadeh – Desalination and Water Treatment, ۱-۱۳(۲۰۱۶).
Effect of external mass transfer on activation energy of butyl oleate ester synthesis using a whole cell biocatalyst, Sh. Shahhoseyni, B. Nasernejad, F. Vahabzadeh,Journal of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, ۵۰ (۱)۹-۱۳ (۲۰۱۶).
Biolubricant production from castor oil in a magnetically stabilized fluidized bed reactor using lipase immobilized on Fe۳O۴ Nanoparticles, M. Hajar and F. Vahabzadeh, Industrial Crops and Products, ۹۴:۵۴۴-۵۵۶(۲۰۱۶).
Study on Formation of Oil-in-Water (O/W) Pickering type Emulsion via Complexation between Diesel and β-Cyclodextrin, A. Monazzami, F. Vahabzadeh, A. Aroujalian, Chemical Engineering Transactions, ۵۳:۲۶۵-۲۷۰(۲۰۱۶).
Cometabolism of P-nitrophenol By Phenol-Oxidizing Ralstonia eutropha: The Involved Kinetics, N. Etebari, A. Habibi, F. Vahabzadeh, accepted for publication, Desalination and Water Treatment (Oct, ۲۰۱۶).
Encapsulating role of β-cyclodextrin in formation of Pickering water-in-oil-in-water (W۱/O/W۲) double emulsions containing Lactobacillus dellbrueckii , P. Eslami, L. Davarpanah, F. Vahabzadeh, Food Hydrocolloids ۶۴(۲۰۱۷)۱۳۳-۱۴۸.
Ralstonia eutropha as a biocatalyst for desulfurization of dibenzothiophene, A. Dejaloud, F. Vahabzadeh, A. Habibi, Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineeirng, ۴۰:۹۶۹-۹۸۰, ۲۰۱۷.
Rheological behavior of Pickering-type diesel-in-water emulsions using β-cyclodextrin, A. Monazzami, F. Vahabzadeh, A. Aroujalian, accepted for publication in Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology, April, ۲۰۱۷.
Hydrodynamics and oxygen transfer characterization in a net draft tube airlift reactor with water-in-diesel microemulsion, A. Dejaloud, F. Vahabzadeh, A. Habibi, Fuel Processing Tehnology : ۱۷۱(۲۰۱۸)۲۶۵-۲۷۶
An artificial neural network approach to determine the rheological behavior of pickering-type diesel-in-water emulsion prepared with the use of β-cyclodextrin, A. Monazzami, F. Vahabzadeh, A. Aroujalian , and Azadeh Mogharei, in Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, ۳۵(۴),۸۴۷-۸۵۲(۲۰۱۸).
Loofa immobilized Bacillus sp. DSM ۲۵۲۳ as a whole cell biocatalyst for production of cyclodextrine glucanotransferase in an airlift reactor with a net draft tube manuscript number : GCEC-۲۰۱۶-۰۶۲۲.IR , S. Sanjari, F. Vahabzadeh, H. Gholizadeh, Chemical Engineering Communications , accepted for publication , Apr , ۲۰۱۸.
Antibacterial activity of the lipopeptide biosurfactant produced by Bacillus mojavenesis PTCC ۱۶۹۶ : H. Ghojavand , M. Behnazar , F. Vahabzadeh , Iranian Journal of Chemestry and Chemical Engineering , accepted for publication , Sep , ۲۰۱۸
Cyanobacteria extract. as a source of nutrients for mixtrophic growth of Chlorella vulgaris and Nannochloropsis oculata Algal Research. S.Rezasoltani , F.Vahabzadeh , Z.Shariatmadari , F.Ghanati , Algal Research : ۳۹(۲۰۱۹)۱۰۱۴۸۰, (https://doi.org/۱۰.۱۰۱۶/j.algal.۲۰۱۹.۱۰۱۴۸۰)
Bioenergetic Aspects of Dibenzothiophene Desulfurization by Growing Cells of Ralstonia eutropha, A.Dejaloud, F.Vahabzadeh, E.Akbari : Pollution, ۵(۴): ۷۰۹-۷۱۹. Autumn ۲۰۱۹
Lacric acid production by loofah-immobilized Rhizopus oryzae through one step fermentation process using starch substrate, S.Zand, F.Vahabzadeh, A,Mogharei, Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering, accepted for publication , Oct,۲۰۱۹