Abolghasem Shahbazi


DepartmentNatural Resources and Environmental Design




OfficeSockwell Hall
Room: 107

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Abolghasem Shahbazi


Ph D: Agricultural Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 1982

Research Interests

Bioenergy Biofuels (Ethanol, biodiesel, and hydrocarbons) Renewable Energy (Solar Energy) Bioprocessing and bioproduct development

Recent Publications

Issa, Aseel  Schimmel, Keith  Worku, Mulumebet  Abolghasem, Shahbazi  Ibrahim, Salam  Tahergorabi, Reza  (2018).  Sweet Potato Starch‐Based Nanocomposites: Development, Characterization and Biodegradability.   Starch‐Stärke.

Li, Rui  Shahbazi, A.  Wang, L.   Zhang, Bo  (2018).  Nanostructured molybdenum carbide on biochar for CO2 reforming of CH4.  Li, R., Shahbazi, A., Wang, L.J., Zhang, B., Chung, C., Dayton, D., Yan, Q. 2018.   (403,  pp. 403-410).  Fuel.

Bekoe, D.  Wang, Lijun  Zhang, B.  Scott, M.  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  (2018).  Aerobic treatment of swine manure to enhance microalgal culture and anaerobic digestion.  (2,  53,  pp. 145-151).  Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part B: Pesticides, Food Contaminants and Agricultural Wastes .

Chen, J.  Wang, Lijun  Zhang, B.  Li, R.  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  (2018).  Enhancement of Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Dairy Manure with Ammonium Hydroxide, Phosphoric Acid and Glycerol for Co-production of Bio-oil and Biochar.  (230,  10,  pp. 1-14).  Sustainability.

Amini, H.  Wang, Lijun  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  Hashemisohi, A.  Bikdash, Marwan  Kc, Dukka  Yuan, W.  (2018).  An integrated growth kinetics and computational fluid dynamics model for the analysis of algal productivity in open raceway ponds.  (145,  pp. 363-372).  Computer and Electronics in Agriculture.

Boakye-Boaten, Agya  Kurkalova, Lyubov  Xiu, Shuangning  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  (2017).  Techno-economic analysis for the biochemical conversion of Miscanthus x giganteus into bioethanol.  (98,  pp. 85-94).  Biomass and Bioenergy.

Xiu, S.  Zhang, Bo  Boakye-Boaten, Nana  Shahabzi, A.  (2017).  Green Biorefinery of Giant Miscanthus for Growing Microalgae and Biofuel Production.  (ISSN 2311-5637,  3,  pp. 66).  Fermentation.

Zhang, B.  Wang, Lijun  Li, R.  Rahman, Q.  Shahbazi, Abolghasem  (2017).  Catalytic conversion of Chlamydomonas to hydrocarbons via the ethanol-assisted liquefaction and hydrotreating processes.  (31,  pp. 12223-12231).  Energy & Fuels.