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451 Monteith
Campus Box 7911
NC State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7911
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Dr. Daryoosh Vashaee

| Biography

Dr Vashaee is an expert in superlattices and nanostructured materials for energy conversion and sensing applications. In the past, he has contributed to the development of several key thermoelectric structures including heterostructure thermionic devices and bulk nanocomposite materials. He has published more than 150 technical articles, and is the winner of the 2004 Goldsmid Award for research excellence in thermoelectrics from the International Thermoelectric Society. Prior to NCSU he worked at Oklahoma State University as Assistant Professor and at MIT as postdoctoral scholar.

| Education

  1. 2004 - PhD in Electrical Engineering, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
  2. 1995 - MS in Electrical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Science & Technology, Iran
  3. 1993 - BS in Electrical Engineering, Sharif University of Science & Technology, Iran

| Primary Research Interests

  1. Physical Electronics, Photonics & Magnetics (Including III - V Materials and Devices*, Quantum Engineering*, Silicon Devices and Fabrication*)

| Other Research Interests

  1. Bioelectronics Engineering (Including Bioinstrumentation*, Biomechatronics*, Biomimetic Systems*)
*Denotes areas in which student research is supported by Dr. Vashaee

| Selected Publications

  1. Nanoscale solid-state cooling: a review, Amirkoushyar Ziabari, Mona Zebarjadi, Daryoosh Vashaee and Ali Shakouri, Rep. Prog. Phys. 79, 095901 (34pp)(2016)
  2. Enhanced Thermoelectric Performance in Metal/Semiconductor Nanocomposite of Iron Silicide/Silicon Germanium, Amin Nozariasbmarz, Zahra Zamanipour, Payam Norouzzadeh, Jerzy S. Krasinski and Daryoosh Vashaee, RSC Advances, DOI: 10.1039/C6RA01947A (2016)
  3. Classification of Valleytronics in Thermoelectricity, Payam Norouzzadeh and Daryoosh Vashaee, Scientific Reports 6, Article number: 22724, doi:10.1038/srep22724, (2016)
  4. Designing Thermoelectric Generators for Self-Powered Wearable Electronics, Francisco Suarez, Amin Nozariasbmarz, Daryoosh Vashaee and Mehmet Cevdet Ozturk, Energy & Environmental Science, 9, 2099-2113 (2016)
  5. Synthesis, Surface Modification and Optical Properties of Thioglycolic Acid-Capped ZnS Quantum Dots for Starch Recognition at Ultralow Concentration, Mahnoush Tayebi, Mohammad Tavakkoli Yaraki, Mahnaz Ahmadieh, Azadeh Mogharei, Mohammadreza Tahriri, Daryoosh Vashaee, Lobat Tayebi, Journal of Electronic Materials, pp 1-8, doi:10.1007/s11664-016-4792-y (2016)
  6. Non-hydrolytic sol-gel processing of chloride precursors loaded at forsterite stoichiometry, S. Rastegaria, O Kania, E. Salahinejad, S. Fadavi, N. Eftekhari, A. Nozariasbmarz, L. Tayebi, D. Vashaee, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, Volume 688, Part B, 235–241, (2016)
  7. Electrophoretic Deposition (EPD): Fundamentals and Applications from Nano-to Micro-Scale Structures, P. Amrollahi, J. S. Krasinski, R. Vaidyanathan, L.Tayebi, D. Vashaee Handbook of Nanoelectrochemistry: Electrochemical Synthesis Methods, Properties, and Characterization Techniques, 561-591, (2016)
  8. Determination of total aflatoxin using cysteamine-capped CdS quantum dots as a fluorescence probe, M. Tayebi, M.T.Yaraki, M. Ahmadieh, M.Tahriri, D. Vashaee, L. Tayebi, Colloid and Polymer Science, pp 1-10, doi:10.1007/s00396-016-3903-x (2016)
  9. Mechanical properties of natural chitosan/hydroxyapatite/magnetite nanocomposites for tissue engineering applications, F. Heidari, M. Razavi, M. E.Bahrololoom, R. Bazargan-Lari, D. Vashaee, H. Kotturi, L.Tayebi, Materials Science and Engineering: C 65, 338-344 (2016)
  10. Thioglycolic Acid-Capped CdS Quantum Dots Conjugated to α-Amylase as a Fluorescence Probe for Determination of Starch at Low Concentration, M.Tayebi, M. Tavakkoli Yaraki, A. Mogharei, Ma. Ahmadieh, M. Tahriri , D. Vashaee, L. Tayebi, Journal of Fluorescence, doi:10.1007/s10895-016-1870-8 (2016)
  11. Is cell viability always directly related to corrosion resistance of stainless steels? E. Salahinejad, M. Ghaffari, D. Vashaee, L. Tayebi , Materials Science and Engineering: C, doi:10.1016/j.msec.2016.01.091 (2016)
  12. In vitro analysis of Mg scaffolds coated with polymer/hydrogel/ceramic composite layers, M. Yazdimamaghani, M. Razavi, D. Vashaee , V. Pothineni , S. Assefa , G. A. Köhler, J. Rajadas, L. Tayebi, Surfaceand Coatings Technology, doi:10.1016/j.surfcoat.2016.01.017 (2016)

| Awards and Honors

  • 2015 - NSF Career Award