Dr. Arash Mehdizadeh

Dr. Arash Mehdizadeh

Assistant Professor

Electrical Engineering
Email: a.mehdizadeh@ack.edu.kw
Qualification: PhD in Electrical and Electronic Engineering The University of Adelaide, Australia

Microelectronics and Embedded systems design
  • VLSI circuits and Systems Design
  • Crosstalk Analysis
  • Modelling and Management in VLSI Circuits.
Biomedical Engineering
  • Spanning several areas in biomedical engineering with a focus on bioinformatics
  • Computational biology and application of NEMS/MEMS technologies in development of biomedical devices
  • Targeted drug delivery and active smart implants
Optimization
  • Optimization methods
  • Particularly meta-heuristic and evolutionary based algorithms, and their comparison and application to different disciplines ranging from medicine to engineering
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et al., “Predicting tenocyte expression profiles and average molecular concentrations in Achilles tendon ECM from tissue strain and fiber damage”, Journal of Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology, 2017.
  • A. Mirsepahi, A. Mehdizadeh, “Comparison of Inverse Modelling and Optimization-Based Methods in the Heat Flux Estimation Problem of an Irradiative Dryer/Furnace”, Journal of Computational Science, 2017.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et al., “Tendon ECM Composition: A Quantitative Approach”, under preparation for submission to PLOS Computational Biology, 2017.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et al, “Hemodynamic risk assessment of a recoil resilient luminal support by computational fluid dynamics”, Journal of Biomechanics, in preparation, 2017.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et al, “Alternative actuation methods of a recoil resilient luminal support, a theoretical, numerical and experimental framework”, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, in preparation, 2017.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et al, “Design, optimization and numerical evaluation of a novel corrugated microdiaphragm for drug delivery”, Journal of Biomechanics, in preparation, 2017.
  • S. Young, B. Gardiner, A. Mehdizadeh, et al., “Adaptive Remodeling of Achilles Tendon: A Multi-scale Computational Model”, Plos Computational Biology, 2016.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et al., “Predicting Tendon ECM Composition from Tenocyte Strain and Fiber Damage”, presented at: International Symposium on Ligaments & Tendons XV, Orlando, USA, 2016.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et al., “A recoil resilient lumen support, design fabrication and mechanical evaluation”, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, vol. 23, p. 065001, 2013.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et al., “A Novel Stent for Recoil Resilience”, presented at: Australian Biomedical Engineering Conference 2012 (IEEE 2012).
  • M. K. Kopaei, A. Mehdizadeh, et al, “A novel hybrid approach for wireless powering of biomedical implants”, International Conference on Intelligent Sensors, Sensor Networks and Information Processing (ISSNIP 2013), 2013.
  • M. K. Kopaei, A. Mehdizadeh, et al, “Wireless Powering and Actuation of Bio-Implants Using a Novel Magneto-Electric Approach”, submitted to the IEEE sensors Journal, submitted 2015.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et. al., “An Efficient 60 GHz Resonator Using Harmony Search”, RAICS 2011, pp. 369-372, Trivandrum, India, November 2011.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et. al., “Optimal Design of an Offset Strip Fin Heat Sink Using Harmony Search”, Chemeca 2010, Adelaide, Australia, September 26-29, 2010.
  • A. Miremadi, A. Mehdizade, et. al., “Taguchi Based Performance Analysis of an Offset Strip Fin Heat Sink”, Chemeca 2010, Adelaide, Australia, September 26-29, 2010.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, M. Saheb Zamani, “A Novel Crosstalk Estimator after Placement”, in Advances in Computer Science and Engineering, Vol. 6, H. Sarbazi-Azad, et. al, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 934-937, 2009.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, M. Saheb Zamani, H. Shafiei, “An Efficient Method to Estimate Crosstalk after Placement Incorporating a Reduction Scheme”, in International Symposium on VLSI, ISVLSI ’08. IEEE Computer Society Annual, pp. 233-238, 2008.
  • H. Shafiei, A. Mehdizadeh, A. Khonsari, M. Ould-Khaoua, “A Combinatorial Approach for Key-Distribution in Wireless Sensor Networks”, in IEEE Global Communications Conference, IEEE GLOBECOM 2008, New Orleans, LA, USA, pp. 1-5, 2008.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, M. Saheb Zamani, “Proposing an Efficient Method to Estimate and Reduce Crosstalk after Placement in VLSI Circuits”, in The sixth ACS/IEEE International Conference of Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA-08), Doha, Qatar, pp. 61-68, 2008.
  • H. Shafiei, A. Mehdizadeh, S. Pourmozafari, M. Ould-Khaoua, “Quantifying Fault Patterns on Irregular Mesh-based Network-on-Chip”, in The sixth ACS/IEEE International Conference of Computer Systems and Applications (AICCSA-08), Doha, Qatar, 2008 (received acceptance notification on Dec 19th, 2007).
  • A. Mehdizadeh, M. Ghavami, M. Saheb Zamani, F. Mehdipour, “An Efficient Heterogeneous Reconfigurable Functional Unit for an Adaptive Extensible Processor”, in Proc. of 15th Annual IFIP International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI-SoC), Atlanta, USA, pp. 151-156, 2007.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, M. Ghavami, H. Pedram, “Developing Intrinsically Testable Asynchronous Template Models Using PSL”, in Proc. of 5th IEEE East-West Design & Test International Symposium, Yerevan, Armenia, pp 678-681, 2007.
  • A. Mehdizadeh, et al, “Performance Enhancement of an Adaptive Dynamic Extensible Processor by Using a Heterogeneous Reconfigurable Functional Unit”, in Proc. of International SoC Design Conference (ISOCC-07), Seoul, Korea, pp. 251-254, 2007.
  • M. Ghavami, A. Mehdizadeh, et. all, “An Efficient Heterogeneous Architecture for the Reconfigurable Functional Unit of an Extensible Processors”, 12th International CSI Conference, 2007, The National University of Iran, Tehran, pp. 1112-1119, 2007 (In Farsi).
  • A. Kardan, A. Mehdizadeh, M. Ghavami, “SystemC for Designers”, (A book on the hardware description language SystemC including an in-depth discussion on the issue of Transaction Level Modeling), Nass Computer Publications, Tehran, Iran, 2007. (Level of Contribution: 70%)
  • M. K. Akbari, A. Mehdizadeh, M. Khosraviani, “Parallel Processing, From the Ground Up”, (A book on parallel and high performance computing), Amirkabir University Publications, Tehran, Iran, 2007. (Level of Contribution: 30%)