Abolghasem Shahbazi

TitleProfessor

DepartmentNatural Resources and Environmental Design

Phone336-285-3830

Emailash@ncat.edu

OfficeSockwell Hall
Room: 107

1601 East Market Street
Greensboro, NC 27411

Abolghasem Shahbazi

Education

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

Joseph,  Gail  Zhang,  Bo  Rahman,  Quazi  Wang,  Lijun  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2019).  Two-stage thermophilic anaerobic co-digestion of corn stover and cattle manure to enhance biomethane production.    Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A.

Eshun,  J.  Wang,  Lijun  Ansah,  E.  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Schimmel,  Keith  Kabadi,  Vinayak  Aravamudhan,  Shyam  ( 2019).  Characterization of the physicochemical and structural evolution of biomass particles during combined pyrolysis and CO2 gasification.  ( 92,  pp. 82-93).   Journal of the Energy Institute.

Amini,  Hossein  Wang,  Lijun  Hashemisohi,  Abolhasan  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Bikdash,  Marwan  Dukka,  K.  Yuan,  Wenqiao  ( 2018).  An integrated growth kinetics and computational fluid dynamics model for the analysis of algal productivity in open raceway ponds.  ( 145,  pp. 363-372).   COMPUTERS AND ELECTRONICS IN AGRICULTURE.

Amini,  Hossein  Wang,  Lijun  Hashemisohi,  Abolhasan  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Bikdash,  Marwan  Dukka,  K.  Yuan,  Wenqiao  ( 2018).  An integrated growth kinetics and computational fluid dynamics model for the analysis of algal productivity in open raceway ponds.  ( 145,  pp. 363-372).   COMPUTERS AND ELECTRONICS IN AGRICULTURE.

Ansah,  Emmanuel  Wang,  Lijun  Zhang,  Bo  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2018).  Catalytic pyrolysis of raw and hydrothermally carbonized Chlamydomonas debaryana microalgae for denitrogenation and production of aromatic hydrocarbons.  ( 228,  pp. 234-242).   FUEL.

Ansah,  Emmanuel  Wang,  Lijun  Zhang,  Bo  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2018).  Catalytic pyrolysis of raw and hydrothermally carbonized Chlamydomonas debaryana microalgae for denitrogenation and production of aromatic hydrocarbons.  ( 228,  pp. 234-242).   FUEL.

Chen,  Junying  Wang,  Lijun  Zhang,  Bo  Li,  Rui  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2018).  Hydrothermal Liquefaction Enhanced by Various Chemicals as a Means of Sustainable Dairy Manure Treatment.  ( 1,  10,  ).   SUSTAINABILITY.

Ahmed,  Talal  Xiu,  Shuangning  Wang,  Lijun  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2018).  Investigation of Ni/Fe/Mg zeolite-supported catalysts in steam reforming of tar using simulated-toluene as model compound.  ( 211,  pp. 566-571).   FUEL.

Li,  Rui  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Wang,  Lijun  Zhang,  Bo  Chung,  Ching-Chang  Dayton,  David  Yan,  Qiangu  ( 2018).  Nanostructured molybdenum carbide on biochar for CO2 reforming of CH4.  ( 225,  pp. 403-410).   FUEL.

Issa,  Aseel  Schimmel,  Keith  Worku,  Mulumebet  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  Ibrahim,  Salam  Tahergorabi,  Reza  ( 2018).  Sweet Potato Starch-Based Nanocomposites: Development, Characterization, and Biodegradability.  ( 7-8,  70,  ).   STARCH-STARKE.

Rahman,  Quazi  Zhang,  Bo  Wang,  Lijun  Joseph,  Gail  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2018).  A combined fermentation and ethanol-assisted liquefaction process to produce biofuel from Nannochloropsis sp.  ( 238,  pp. 159-165).   Fuel.

Hashenusigu,  Abolhasan  Wang,  Lijun  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2018).  Dense Discrete Phase Model Coupled with Kinetic Theory of Granular Flow to Improve Predictions of Bubbling Fluidized Bed Hydrodynamics.  ( 36,  pp. 215-223).   KONA Powder and Particle Journal.

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.

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

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.

Zhang,  Bo  Wang,  Lijun  Li,  Rui  Rahman,  Quazi  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2017).  Catalytic Conversion of Chlamydomonas to Hydrocarbons via the Ethanol-Assisted Liquefaction and Hydrotreating Processes.  ( 11,  31,  pp. 12223-12231).   ENERGY & FUELS.

Rafati,  Mohammad  Wang,  Lijun  Dayton,  David  Schimmel,  Keith  Kabadi,  Vinayak  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2017).  Techno-economic analysis of production of Fischer-Tropsch liquids via biomass gasification: The effects of Fischer-Tropsch catalysts and natural gas co-feeding.  ( 133,  pp. 153-166).   ENERGY CONVERSION AND MANAGEMENT.

Rafati,  Mohammad  Wang,  Lijun  Dayton,  David  Schimmel,  Keith  Kabadi,  Vinayak  Shahbazi,  Abolghasem  ( 2017).  Techno-economic analysis of production of Fischer-Tropsch liquids via biomass gasification: The effects of Fischer-Tropsch catalysts and natural gas co-feeding.  ( 133,  pp. 153-166).   ENERGY CONVERSION AND MANAGEMENT.

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.