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Dr Esfandiar Pakdel

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Alfred Deakin Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

Faculty

Instit for Frontier Materials

Department

Instit for Frontier Materials

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

esfandiar.pakdel@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 524 79383, 91026

Biography summary

Dr. Esfandiar Pakdel received his PhD in October 2015 from Deakin University, Australia. His research interest is primarily about smart textiles, developing multifunctional coatings, synthesis of functional nanoparticles, and photocatalysis.  Dr. Pakdel was awarded the prestigious Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in 2017 and currently is working at the Institute for Frontier Materials (IFM). He is the recipient of PhotoCite A Award 2014 of American Society for Photobiology for his paper published in Photochemistry and Photobiology. Dr. Pakdel’s current research focuses on investigating novel functional coatings on textiles as well as developing nanoparticles with enhanced photocatalytic activity. 

Career highlights

Feb 2017- Present: Alfred Deakin Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Institute for Frontiers Materials (IFM)

Publications

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2018

Tunable photocatalytic selectivity of TiO2/SiO2 nanocomposites: effect of silica and isolation approach

E Pakdel, W Daoud, S Seyedin, J Wang, J Razal, L Sun, X Wang

(2018), Vol. 552, pp. 130-141, Colloids and surfaces A: physicochemical and engineering aspects, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2017

Immobilization of titanium dioxide on PAN fiber as a recyclable photocatalyst via co-dispersion solvent dip coating

J Zhao, J Wang, L Fan, E Pakdel, S Huang, X Wang

(2017), Vol. 87, pp. 570-581, Textile research journal, London, Eng., C1

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Enhanced antimicrobial coating on cotton and its impact on UV protection and physical characteristics

E Pakdel, W Daoud, T Afrin, L Sun, X Wang

(2017), Vol. 24, pp. 4003-4015, Cellulose, Dordrecht, The Netherlands, C1

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2016

Nanotechnology-based coating techniques for smart textiles

M Parvinzadeh Gashti, E Pakdel, F Alimohammadi

(2016), Vol. 176, pp. 243-268, Active coatings for smart textiles, Duxford, Eng., B1

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Functionality of nano and 3D-microhierarchical TiO? particles as coagulants for sericin extraction from the silk degumming wastewater

E Pakdel, J Wang, B Allardyce, R Rajkhowa, X Wang

(2016), Vol. 170, pp. 92-101, Separation and purification technology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2015

Photostability of wool fabrics coated with pure and modified TiO2 colloids

E Pakdel, W Daoud, L Sun, X Wang

(2015), Vol. 440, pp. 299-309, Journal of colloid and interface science, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Degradation of organic dyes by P25-reduced graphene oxide: influence of inorganic salts and surfactants

J Wang, H Zhu, C Hurren, J Zhao, E Pakdel, Z Li, X Wang

(2015), Vol. 3, pp. 1437-1443, Journal of environmental chemical engineering, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Self-cleaning wool: effect of noble metals and silica on visible-light-induced functionalities of nano TiO2 colloid

E Pakdel, W Daoud, T Afrin, L Sun, X Wang

(2015), Vol. 106, pp. 1348-1361, Journal of the textile institute, London, Eng., C1

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2014

Visible and UV functionality of TiO2 ternary nanocomposites on cotton

E Pakdel, W Daoud, L Sun, X Wang

(2014), Vol. 321, pp. 447-456, Applied Surface Science, Amsterdam , Netherlands, C1

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Assimilating the photo-induced functions of TiO2-based compounds in textiles : emphasis on the sol-gel process

E Pakdel, W Daoud, X Wang

(2014), pp. 1-25, Textile Research Journal, London, United Kingdom, C1

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2013

Self-cleaning and superhydrophilic wool by TiO2/SiO2 nanocomposite

E Pakdel, W Daoud, X Wang

(2013), Vol. 275, pp. 397-402, Applied surface science, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Self-cleaning cotton functionalized with TiO2/SiO2 : focus on the role of silica

E Pakdel, W Daoud

(2013), Vol. 401, pp. 1-7, Journal of colloid and interface science, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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2011

Self-cleaning and color reduction in wool fabric by nano titanium dioxide

M Montazer, E Pakdel

(2011), Vol. 102, pp. 343-352, Journal of the textile institute, Abingdon, Eng., C1-1

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Functionality of nano titanium dioxide on textiles with future aspects: focus on wool

M Montazer, E Pakdel

(2011), Vol. 12, pp. 293-303, Journal of photochemistry and photobiology c: photochemistry reviews, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Photo induced silver on nano titanium dioxide as an enhanced antimicrobial agent for wool

M Montazer, A Behzadnia, E Pakdel, M Rahimi, M Moghadam

(2011), Vol. 103, pp. 207-214, Journal of photochemistry and photobiology b: biology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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The role of nano colloid of TiO2 and butane tetra carboxylic acid on the alkali solubility and hydrophilicity of proteinous fibers

M Montazer, E Pakdel, M Moghadam

(2011), Vol. 375, pp. 1-11, Colloids and surfaces a: physicochemical and engineering aspects, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Novel feature of nano-titanium dioxide on textiles: antifelting and antibacterial wool

M Montazer, E Pakdel, A Behzadnia

(2011), Vol. 121, pp. 3407-3413, Journal of applied polymer science, London, Eng., C1-1

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Electrical conductivity of single walled and multiwalled carbon nanotube containing wool fibers

M Montazer, M Ghayem Asghari, E Pakdel

(2011), Vol. 121, pp. 3353-3358, Journal of applied polymer science, London, Eng., C1-1

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2010

Reducing photoyellowing of wool using nano TiO2

M Montazer, E Pakdel

(2010), Vol. 86, pp. 255-260, Photochemistry and photobiology, London, Eng., C1-1

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Nano titanium dioxide on wool keratin as UV absorber stabilized by butane tetra carboxylic acid (BTCA): a statistical prospect

M Montazer, E Pakdel, M Moghadam

(2010), Vol. 11, pp. 967-975, Fibers and polymers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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