CURRICULUM VITAE

Of

Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh

 

Assistant Professor
(Ph.D., M.Sc., B.Sc.)
 
Department of Engineering,
Faculty of Polymerization Engineering
Iran Polymer & petrochemical Institute (IPPI),
P.O.Box:14965/115, Tehran, IRAN.
TEL: +982148662479
FAX: +982144196583
E-MAIL: n.bahri@ippi.ac.ir & bahri_naimeh@yahoo.com 

 USEFUL LINK:
Researchgate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Naeimeh_Bahri-Laleh
 
1. Personal Details
Name: Naeimeh
Surname: Bahri-Laleh
Marital status: Married
Nationality: Iranian
Language: Persian (Maternal Language), Turkey (Mother Tongue), English (writing, reading, speaking), Italian (Beginner).
 
2. Educational Qualification
Ph.D in Polymer Engineering: Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI), Tehran, Iran (2007-2011).
M.Sc in Polymer Engineering (Science and Technology of Polymers): Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI), Tehran, Iran (2004-2006).
 
3. Employment
  • Since September 2012, Assistant Professor, Polymerization Engineering Department, Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute (IPPI), Tehran, Iran.
  • (2009-2010) Researcher at MOLNAC group (http://www.molnac.unisa.it), University of Salerno, Salerno, Italy.
  • (2007-2009) Senior staff of IP (Intellectual Property) department, Petrochemical Research and Technology of NPC, Tehran, Iran.

 
4. Research Interests

  • Coordination polymerization of Olefins,
  • Catalyst synthesis,
  • Olefin oligomerization,
  • Simulation of Homogeneous and Heterogeneous catalytic systems,
  • Polyolefin characterization,
  • Synthesis and Application of Condensation Polymers Including Polyamides, Polyimides, and Polyureas,
  • Polymer solar cells

 
5. Teaching Experiences

  • Molecular modelling (PhD)
  • Polymer reaction engineering (M.Sc)
  • Advanced polymer characterization (MSc)
  • Advanced polymer synthesis and catalytic systems (MSc)
  • Polymer reaction engineering (B.Sc)
  • Organic chemistry (B.Sc)

 
6. Honors

  • Editorial Manager of “Polyolefins Journal”, since June 2014.
  • Khwarizmi young festival prize, 2011.
  • Chamran festival prize, 2011.
  • Best graduate student in polymer technology field which is selected annually by Iranian Polymer Society (2007).
  • Member of National Foundation of Elites.

 
7. Papers Published in Peer-Reviewed Journals

  1. Sulfonated magnetic nanocomposite base on reactive PGMA-MAn copolymer@Fe3O4 nanoparticles: Effective removal of Cu(II) ions from aqueous solutions, Reza Hasanzadeh, Peyman Najafi Moghadam, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Ehsan N. Zare, Int J Polym Sci, Published online.
  2. Functional Polyolefins: from synthesis to applications, Ahad Hanifpoor, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mehdi Nekoomanesh, Majid Karimi, Basparesh, 6 (2), 29-42, 2016.
  3. A Reactive Copolymer Based on Glycidylmethacrylate and Maleic Anhydride: 1-Synthesis, Characterization and Monomer Reactivity Ratios, Reza Hasanzadeh, Peyman Najafi Moghadam, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, J Polym Res, 23, 150, 2016.
  4. The use of electron donors to increase stereospecificity in Ziegler-Natta propylene polymerization, Farshid Noouri-Ahangarani, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Iran J Polym Sci Technol, 29 (2), 105-125, 2016.
  5.  Study on unsaturated structure and tacticity of poly1-hexene and new copolymer of 1-hexene/5-hexene-1-ol prepared by metallocene catalyst, Ahad Hanifpour, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Majid Karimi, J Organomet Chem, 89, 103-108, 2016.
  6. In-situe photocrosslinkable nanohybrid elastomer based on polybutadiene/ polyhedraloligomeric silsesquioxane, Seyed Amin Mirmohammadi, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Somayyeh Mohammadian Gezaz, Mohammad Atai, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mater Sci Eng C, 68, 530-539, 2016.
  7. Poly1-hexene: New Impact Modifier in HIPS Technology, Ahad Hanifpour, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Seyed Amin Mirmohammadi, J Appl Polym Sci, 133(35), 8508-.
  8. Synthesis of highly isotactic poly 1-hexene using Fe-doped Mg(OEt)2/TiCl4/ED Ziegler-Natta catalytic system, Farshid Nouri-Ahangarani, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Milad Karbalaei, Des Monomers Polym, 19(5), 394-405, 2016.
  9. Interaction of different poisons with MgCl2/TiCl4 based Ziegler-Natta catalysts, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Appl Surf Sci, 379, 395-401, 2016.
  10.  Polybutadiene/Polyhedraloligomeric silsequioxane (POSS) nanohybride: Investigation of different reactants in polyesterification reaction, Seyed Amin Mirmohammadi, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Somayyeh Mohammadian Gezaz, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Polym Int, 65, 516-525, 2016.
  11. Polyolefin and olefin production in Iran: current and future capacities, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Samahe Sadjadi, Polyolefins J, 3(1), 11-22, 2016.
  12. Radar absorption properties of Ni0.5Zn0.5Fe2O4/PANI/epoxy nanocomposites, Khadijeh Didehban, Elham Yarahmadi, Farshid Noori, Seyed Amin Mirmohammadi, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, J Chin Chem Soc, 62 (9), 826-831, 2015.
  13. Highly Efficient FeCl3 doped Mg(OEt)2/TiCl4-based Ziegler-Natta catalysts for ethylene polymerization, Reza Bazvand, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mehdi Nekoomanesh, Hossein Abedini, Des Monomers Polym, 18 (7), 599-610, 2015.
  14. Effect of water on the supported Ziegler-Natta catalysts: optimization of the operating conditions by response surface methodology, Ameneh Rahbar, Mehdi Nekoomanesh, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Hossein Abedini, Catal Lett, 145 (5), 1186-1195, 2015.
  15. Coordination polymerization of α-olefins by phillips catalysts, Majid Karimi, Ameneh Rahbar, Marzieh Haghverdi, Mehdi Nekoomanesh, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Basparesh, 5 (1), 43-57, 2015 (In Persian).
  16. Effect of modifiers on the performance of Ziegler-Natta catalysts in olefin polymerization, Reza Bazvand, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Hossein Abedini, Basparesh, 4 (4), 22-31, 2014 (In Persian).
  17. Testing DFT ability to predict the stereoselectivity of group 4 metallocenes in propylene polymerization, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Laura Falviene, Luigi Cavallo, Polyolefins J, 1, 139-146, 2014.
  18. Exploring the mechanism of Grignard methathesis polymerization of 3-alkylthiophenes, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Albert Poater, Luigi Cavallo, Seyed Amin Mirmohammadi, Dalton Trans, 43, 15143-15150, 2014.
  19. The effects of solvent and initiator on anionic ring opening polymerization of ɛ-caprolactone: synthesis and characterization, Seyed Amin Mirmohammadi, Mohammad Imani, Hiroshi Uyama, Mohammad Atai, Mohammad Bagher Teymouri, Naeimeh bahri-Laleh, Polym. Int, 63, 479-485, 2014.
  20. Storage time effect on dynamic structure of MgCl2.nEtOH adducts in heterogeneous Ziegler-Natta catalysts, Najmeh Hadian, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Shokoufeh Hakim, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Polyolefins J, 1, 32-40, 2014.
  21.  Support preparation techniques and their effects on Ziegler-Natta catalysts performance in propylene polymerization, Najmeh Hadian, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Shokoufeh Hakim, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Iran. J. Polym. Sci. Technol, 26, 3, 257-266, 2013.
  22. How well can DFT reproduce key interactions in Ziegler-Natta systems, Andrea Correa, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Luigi Cavallo, Macromol Chem Phys, 214, 1980-1989, 2013.
  23. A DFT study on the effect of hydrogen in ethylene and propylene polymerization using a Ti-based heterogeneous Ziegler-Natta catalyst, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mehdi Nekoomanesh Haghighi, Seyed Amin Mirmohammadi, J Organomet Chem,719, 74-79, 2012.
  24. Activation of Ziegler-Natta catalysts by organohalide promoters: A combined experimental and density functional theory study, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh , Hassan Arabi, Shahram Mehdipor-Ataei, Mehdi Nekoomanesh-Haghighi, Mehrdad Seifali, Zahra Akbari, J Appl Polym Sci, 123, 4, 2526-2533, 2012.
  25. Moving up and down the titanium oxidation state in Ziegler Natta catalysis, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Andrea Correa, Mehdi Nekoomanesh Haghighi, Shahram Mehdipour- Ataei, Hassan Arabi, Gholamhosein Zohuri, Luigi Cavallo, Macromolecules, 44 (4), 778-783, 2011.
  26. Rationalizing current strategies to protect N-heterocyclic carbene based Ruthenium-catalysts active in olefin metathesis from C-H (de)activation, Albert Poater, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Luigi Cavallo, Chem Commun, 47, 6674-6676, 2011.
  27.  The intriguing modeling of cis/trans selectivity in ruthenium catalyzed olefin metathesis, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Raffaele Credendino, Luigi Cavallo, Beilstein J Org Chem, 7, 40-45, 2011.
  28. Effect of halocarbon promoters on polyethylene properties using MgCl2 (ethoxide type)/TiCl4/AlEt3/H2 catalyst system, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Mehrdad Seifali Abbas-Abadi, Mehdi Nekoomanesh Haghighi, Zahra Akbari, J Appl Polym Sci, 117, 1780-1786, 2010.
  29. Synthesis and properties of polyimides and copolyimides containing pyridine units: a review, Shahram Mehdipour-Ataei, Naeemeh Bahri-Laleh, Iran Polym J, 17, 95-124, 2008.
  30.  Thermally stable poly(amide-urea)s functionalized with anthraquinone chromophore, Shahram Mehdipour-Ataei, Naeemeh Bahri-Laleh, Polym Advan Technol, 19, 291-298, 2008.
  31. Structure-property relations in heat resistant polyesters with built-in ether and imide units, Shahram Mehdipour-Ataei, Ahmad Amirshaghaghi, Naeemeh Bahri, Eur Polym J, 42, 2646-2654, 2006.  
  32. Structure-property relationships of soluble poly(ester urea)s containing naphthyl groups, Shahram Mehdipour-Ataei, Naeemeh Bahri-Laleh, Ahmad Rabei, Samaneh Saidi, High Perform Polym, 19, 283-295, 2007.
  33.  Novel thermally stable poly(sulfone ether ester amide)s with improved solubility, Shahram Mehdipour – Ataei, Samal Babanzadeh, Naeemeh Bahri-Laleh, E-Polymers, 046, 2006.
  34. New soluble, thermally stable poly(amide-imide)s containing cardo anthraquinone unit, Shahram Mehdipour-Ataei, Hassan Arabi, Naeemeh Bahri-Laleh, Eur Polym J, 42, 2343-2351, 2006.
  35. Comparison of one-step and two-step methods of polyimidization and substitution effect in the synthesis of new poly(ester-imide)s with bulky pendent group, Shahram Mehdipour-Ataei, Naeemeh Bahri-Laleh, Ahmad Amirshaghaghi, Polym Degrad Stabil, 91, 2622-2631, 2006.
 
 
8. Conference Papers
  1.    “Microstructural Characterization of Poly1-hexene and New Copolymer of 1-Hexene/5-Hexene-1-ol Prepared by Cp2ZrCl2 /MAO Catalytic System”
Second International Conference in New Research on chemistry & chemical engineering, 05 May 2016,     Amir Kabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.
2.    “Silica Grafted Poly1-hexne as New Coupling Agent in Polyolefin Technology”
The 1st International Conference on Masterbatch & Compound, 15-16 Feb 2016, IPPI, Tehran, Iran.
3.     “Effect of Poly1-hexene on the Impact Strength of Polystyrene”
The 1st International Conference on Masterbatch & Compound, 15-16 Feb 2016, IPPI, Tehran, Iran.
4.    “Linear Poly α-olefins: New Impact Modifier in Plastic Technology”
Asian Polyolefin Workshop (APO 2015) and World Polyolefin Congress (WPOC 2015), Nov 23-27, 2015, Tokyo, Japan.
5.    "Microwave Absorption Behavior of Polyaniline/Nanocrystalline-Co0.5Zn0.5Fe2O4 Composites"
5th International Congress on Nanoscience & Nanotechnology (ICNN2014), 22-24 October 2014, Tehran, Iran
6.    "Synthesis and Microwave Absorption Properties of Polyaniline/carbonyl iron composites in 1-18 GHz"
5th International Congress on Nanoscience & Nanotechnology (ICNN2014), 22-24 October 2014, Tehran, Iran
7.    "Increasing the Performance of Heterogeneous Ziegler-Natta Catalysts by Iron(III)chloride Usable in Ethylene/1-hexene Copolymerization"
International Workshop on Catalytic Olefin Polymerization and High Performance Polyolefins, Shanghai, China , Oct. 22-25, 2014
8.    "A theoretical study of electronic structures and steric effects in the Si-bridged zirconocene catalysts "
11th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2014), Tehran, Iran, October 6-9, 2014.
9.    "Structural and Electronic Characterization of Ethyl and C(Me)2 Bridged Substituted-Dicyclopentadienylzirconnium Type Metallocene Catalysts"
11th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2014), Tehran, Iran, October 6-9, 2014.
10.    "Effect of Water on the MgCl2 Supported Ziegler-Natta Catalysts in Propylene Polymerization"
11th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2014), Tehran, Iran, October 6-9, 2014.
11.    "Structural and Electronic Characterization of M(dppp)Cl2 Catalysts with M=Ni, Pd, and Pt: A DFT Study"
11th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2014), Tehran, Iran, October 6-9, 2014. 
12.    "Effect of FeCl3 on the Performance of TiCl4/MgCl2(Etoxide type)/SiCl4/TEAL Catalytic System in Ethylene Polymerization"
11th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2014), Tehran, Iran, October 6-9, 2014. 
13.    "Microwave Absorption Behavior of Polyaniline/Nanocrystalline-Ni0.5Zn0.5Fe2O4 Composites"
11th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2014), Tehran, Iran, October 6-9, 2014. 
14.    "Active Site Formation in Phillips CrO3/SiOx Catalysts: A DFT Study"
11th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2014), Tehran, Iran, October 6-9, 2014. 
15.    "Stereospecific Polymerization of 3- buthythiophene: A DFT Study"
11th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2014), Tehran, Iran, October 6-9, 2014. 
16.    "Study the Effect of Catalyst Concentration on the Activity of Ziegler-Nnatta Catalysts"
9th National Seminar on Textile Engineering, Tehran, Iran, May, 2014.
17.    "Synthesis of Phillips Catalysts and Their use in HDPE Production"
9th National Seminar on Textile Engineering, Tehran, Iran, May, 2014.
18.    "Investigation on the Activity Improvement of Ziegler-Natta Catalysts by Organohalide Promoters".
Iran's Computational Physic Conference, Tehran, Iran, 20-22 January, 2014.
19.    "Effect of Ethanol on Crystal Structure of MgCl2.nEtOH Adducts" 
International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2012), Tehran, Iran, 21-25 October, 2012.
20.     "Synthesis and Characterization of Poly3-hexylthiophene for Application in Polymer Solar Cells"
National Conference on Nanostructured Solar Cells, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 18 October, 2012.
21.     "Effect of Different Reaction Components on the Oxidation State of Ti in the Heterogeneous Ziegler-Natta Catalysts: A DFT Study"
The 4th Asian Polyolefin Workshop (APO 2011), Bangkok, Thailand, 24-27 July, 2011.
22.    "Benchmark Study on the Performance of Density Functionals in the Description of MgCl2 Supported Ziegler-Natta Catalytic Systems" 
 3th Blue Sky Conferences on Cathalytic Olefin Polymerization (COP), Sorrento, Italy, 20-23 June 2010.
23.     "A possible mechanism for the deactivation of Ziegler-Natta catalytic systems and for their reactivation by organohalide promoters"
 3th Blue Sky Conferences on Cathalytic Olefin Polymerization (COP), Sorrento, Italy, 20-23 June 2010.
24.     "Activation and deactivation of Ti-species in Ziegler-Natta catalysts"
International science on polymer synthesis and characterization (ISOPSC), Fisciano, Italy, June 27-July 2, 2010.
25.    "Density Functional Study on the Role of 1-chlorobutane in Ethylene complaxation Using [TiCl2CH3]+ Model Ziegler-Natta Active catalyst"
 SCWMC 2009, Kashan, Iran,  14-16 April,  2009.
26.    "DFT Study on the Role of 1- Chlorobutane Promoter on Ethylene Polymerization over a Titanium Based Ziegler-Natta Catalyst"
 16th Iranian Seminar of Organic Chemistry, Zanjan, Iran, 16-20 Aug, 2009.
27.     "Activation of Ti-based Ziegler-Natta catalyst by Halocarbon Promoters"
 16th Iranian Seminar of Organic Chemistry, Zanjan, Iran, 16-20 Aug, 2009.
28."Effect of Halocarbon Promoters on the Activity of Ziegler-Natta Catalyst in Ethylene Polymerization" 
 6th International Chemical Engineering Congress and Exhibition (IChEC 2009), Kish Island, Iran, 16-20 November, 2009.
29.     "DFT Study of Ethylene Polymerization over a Titanium Based Ziegler-Natta Catalyst with Coordinating 1- Chlorobutane as Promoter"
 9th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2009), Tehran, Iran, 17-21 October, 2009. 
30. "Effect of Chlorocyclohexane on MgCl2 (Ethoxide type)/TiCl4/ AlEt3 Catalyst System in Slurry Phase Ethylene Polymerization"
 9th International Seminar on Polymer Science and Technology (ISPST 2009), Tehran, Iran, 17-21 October, 2009. 
31.    "DFT study on the role of 1-chlorobutane promoter on ethylene polymerization over a titanium based Ziegler-Natta catalyst"
 PPS 2009, Larnaca, Cyprus, 18-21 October, 2009. 
32.    "Thermally Stable Poly(amide-urea)s Functionalized With Anthraquinone Chromophore"
ISPST 2007, Iran, October 2007. 
33.    "Synthesis and Characterization of Anthraquinone-Based Thermally Stable Polyamides with Improved Solubility" 
6th Student Conference of Chemical Engineering and 5th Student Conference of Petroleum Engineering, Isfahan, Isfahan University, 29-31 Aug, 2006 
34.     "Soluble, Thermally Stable Poly(ester imide)s Containing Bulky Pendant Group"
12th Iranian Seminar of Organic Chemistry, Ahwaz , Iran,  7-9 March, 2006.
35.     "Two different methods of Imidization for Preparation of Novel Poly(ester-imide)s"
 6th Student Conference of Chemical Engineering and 5th Student Conference of Petroleum Engineering, Isfahan, Isfahan University, 29-31 Aug, 2006. 
36.     "Poly(ester-imide)s With Bulky Pendent Group : Comparison of One-step and Two-Step Method of Polyimidization"
 Macro 2006, Brazil, July, 2006.
37.    "New Types of Poly(ester-urea)s Containing Bulky Naphthyl Units"
 13th Iranian Seminar of Organic Chemistry, Hamedan , Iran,  7-9 September, 2006.
38.    "Preparation of Soluble, Thermally Stable Anthraquinone-Based Poly(amide-imide)s" 
 13th Iranian Seminar of Organic Chemistry, Hamedan , Iran,  7-9 September, 2006.
39.    "Poly(ester-imide)s With Bulky Pendent Group: Comparison of One-Step and Two-Step Method of Imidization"
 13th Iranian Seminar of Organic Chemistry, Hamedan , Iran,  7-9 September, 2006.
40.    "Heat Resistant Polyesters with Built-in Imide Units via High Temperature Solution Polycondensation"
 10th Iranian National Chemical Engineering Congress, Sistan & Balochestan University, 15-17 November, 2005.
41.    "Heat- Resistant, Soluble Poly(amide imide)s Containing Bulky Anthraquinone Units"
 POC 2006, Japan, July 2006.

 
9. Patents
  1. “Preparation of silica gel from sodium silicate by sol-gel method” Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Ameneh Rahbar, Marzie Haghverdi, Mehdi Nekoomanesh, Majid Karimi, Iranian patent, 85061, 2015.
  2. "Preparation of Ziegler-Natta catalysts based on alloyed supports for a-olefin polymerization" Mehdi Nekoomanesh, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Reza Bazvand, Hossein Abedini, Iranian patent, 85936, 2015.
  3. "Plyolefin production using an improved catalyst system” Mehrdad Seifali, Mehdi Nekoomanesh, Naeimeh Bahri-laleh, Zahra Akbari, Mohammadreza Tavasoli, Seyed Heydar Mirjahanmardi, US Pat US9035000 B2, 2015.
  4. "Preparation of high performance polyamides" Shahram Mehdipour-Ataei, Hassan Arabi, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh, Iranian patent, 36216, 2006.

 
10. Books

  1. Polyamides, Shahram Mehdipour Ataei, Naeimeh Bahri-Laleh; Iran Polymer Society, Tehran, Iran, 2010 (In Persian).