Name:              Prof. Smaeyl Hassanzadeh


                        Department of Physics

                        Faculty of Science

                        University of Isfahan

                        ISFAHAN 81744


                        Phone: +98-31-37934733 (Office)

                        Fax:      +98-31-37934800 (Dept. Office.)










B.Sc. Applied Physics

School/University: University of Shiraz



M.Sc. Applied Physics

School/University: University of Isfahan

Dissertation title:



Ph.D. Physical Oceanography

School/University: Liverpool University England

Thesis title:











Faculty of Physics

Isfahan University

Isfahan, IRAN


2013- present

Department of Physics

Faculty of Science

Isfahan University

Isfahan, IRAN

Associated Professor

2007- 2013

Department of Physics

Faculty of Science

Isfahan University

Isfahan, IRAN

Assistant Professor


1998-September 2007

Liverpool University Liverpool, England

PhD Student

June, 1993- September, 1998

Department of Physics

Faculty of Science

Isfahan University

Isfahan, IRAN



September, 1988- June, 1993



Research Interests:

   q   Air pollution, aerosol, desert dust

   q   Statistical Analysis in Environmental Studies

   q   Sea level changes and Climate changes

   q   Physical oceanography of Oman Sea, Persian Gulf and Caspian Sea

   q   Ocean Circulation and numerical modeling

   q   Water Pollution




q     Journal Paper:


  1. Sea-level response to atmospheric forcing along the north coast of Persian Gulf, Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics, Volume 95, Numbers 3-4 / February, 2007.
  2. Analysis and assessment of ground-level ozone measured at two stations in Tehran, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment (2010) 165:275–281.
  3. Statistical models and time series forecasting of sulfur dioxide: a case, study Tehran Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, DOI 10.1007/s10661-008-0424-1.
  4. Time series analysis of ozone data in Isfahan, Physica A: Statistical Analysis and its Application, Volume 387, Issues 16-17, 1 July 2008, Pages 4393-4403.
  5. Statistical methods and regression analysis of stratospheric ozone and meteorological variables in Isfahan Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Application, Volume 387, Issue10, 1 April 2008, Pages 2317-2327.
  6. Numerical modelling of salinity   variations due to wind and thermohaline forcing in the Persian Gulf, Applied Mathematical Modelling 35 (2011) 1512–1537.
  7. Statistical techniques analysis of SST and SLP in the Persian Gulf Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, Volume 382, Issue 2, 15 August 2007, Pages 586-596.
  8. 238U, 232Th, 40K and 137Cs activity concentrations along the southern coast of the Caspian Sea, Iran, Marine Pollution Bulletin 58 (2009) 658–662.
  9. Three–dimensional numerical modeling of the water exchange between the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman through the Strait of Hormuz, Oceanological and Hydrobiological Studies Volume 41, Issue 1, (85–98), 2012.
  10. Three-dimensional numerical modeling of thermohaline and wind-driven circulations in the Persian Gulf, Applied Mathematical Modelling 35 (2011) 5884–5902.
  11. Statistical analysis of wave parameters in the north coast of the Persian Gulf, Annales Geophysicae, 23, 2031–2038, 2005.
  12. Statistical analysis of wave parameters in the north coast of the Persian Gulf, 2005, Annales Geophysicae, 2031-2038.
  13. Interannual variability and seasonal contribution of thermal expansion to, sea level in the Persian Gulf, Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers, Volume 54, Issue 9, September 2007, Pages 1474-1485
  14. The Effects of Different SDE Calculus on Dynamics of Nano-Aerosols Motion in Two Phase Flow Systems, International Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, VOl:7 NO:1.
  15. Design of an On-Chip Absorption Spectrometer Using Optofluidic Slotted Photonic Crystal Structures, IEEE Photonics Journal, Volume 4, Number 5, October 2012.
  16. Design of an optofluidic biosensor using the slow-light effect in photonic crystal structures, APPLIED OPTICS / Vol. 51, No. 5 / 10 February 2012.
  17. Penetration efficiency of nanometer-sized aerosol particles in tubes under turbulent flow conditions, Journal of Aerosol Science 50 (2012) 11–25.
  18. 18- Dispersion and deposition mechanisms of particles suspended in a turbulent plane Couette flow, Applied Mathematical Modelling 37 (2013) 2417–2429.
  19. Temporal Variations of Major Air Pollutants and Pollution Standard Index in the Great Tehran Area, Environmental Forensics, 13:1, 55-67.
  20. Efficiency calibration and measurement of self-absorption correction for environmental gamma-spectroscopy of soil samples using Marinelli beaker, Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry, Vol. 268, No.3 (2006) 539–544 0236–5731.
  21. 21-Distribution of natural radionuclides and hot points in coasts of Hormozgan, Persian Gulf, Iran, Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry, Vol. 270, No.2 (2006) 319–324
  22. 22-DISTRIBUTION OF NATURAL RADIONUCLIDES ON COASTS OF BUSHEHR, PERSIAN GULF, IRAN, Iranian Journal of Science & Technology, Transaction A, Vol. 30, No. A3 206.
  23. The Impact of Physical Processes on Oil Pollution Diffusion in the Persian Gulf Environmental Forensics, 14:312–323, 2013.
  24. The Impact of Wind Stress in Modeling of Oil Pollution Diffusion in the Persian Gulf, J Bioremed Biodeg 2015, 6:2.
  25. The Evaluation of EstoqueModel 1990 in Land/Sea Breezes Occurrence over Northern Persian GulfAdvances in Meteorology Volume 2011, Article ID 564237, 15 pages.
  26. Space- time Analysis of Sea Level and Multivariate Autoregressive Modeling in the Oman Sea from Satellite Altimetry J. Adv. Res. GeoSci. Rem. Sens. 2014; 1(1): 9- 19.
  27. Characterization of a Modified Expansion Condensation Particle Counter for Detection of Nanometer-Sized Particles Aerosol Science and Technology, 43:767–780, 2009.
  28. Status and potentials of offshore wave energy resources in Chahbahar area (NWOmman Sea). Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 15 (2011) 4876–4883
  29. Simulation of Tidal Energy Extraction by Using FLUENT Model Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Transactions A: Science 2019,
  30. Improving the signal-to-noise ratio in a 2ber-optic Fabry–Pérot acoustic sensor Laser Phys. Lett. 16 (2019) 065106 (8pp)
  31. Simulation and experimental investigation about interferometric optical fiber acoustic sensor for sensitivity Measurement 137 (2019) 556–561
  32. Reynolds number and diffusion coefficient of micro- and nanoaerosols in optical pipelines Applied Physics B (2018) 124:232
  33. The results of optical guidance of flowing particles to the probe volume of Dual-Beam Velocimetry Optik - International Journal for Light and Electron Optics 225 (2021) 165771
  34. -Simulation of motion of charged particle within a fluid in an optical tube, Optik - International Journal for Light and Electron Optics 193 (2019) 1629983
  35. Condensation aerosol counting of guided particle by a single-charged Bessel-Gaussian beam as an optical tube Optik - International Journal for Light and Electron Optics 245 (2021) 167659
  36. Analytical solution of electromagnetic radiation by a vertical electric dipole inside the earth and the effect of atmospheric electrical conductivity inhomogeneity Advances in Space Research 60 (2017) 1949–1957
  37. Radiation from a vertical electric dipole above an inhomogeneous soil plane over the Earth, Boll. Geof. Teor. App, vol 59 N3 pp 172192 2018
  38. Wind-driven coastal upwelling along the northern shoreline of the Persian Gulf  Boll. Geof. Teor. App, vol 59 N3 pp 301-312 2018
  39. Investigation dynamics and static aspects of regional sea level changes in the north western Indian Ocean, Boll. Geof. Teor. App, vol 61 N2 pp 249-270 2020
  40. Large eddy simulation of the Ekman transport in a stratified coastal sea: A case study of the Persian Gulf Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 212(2018) 372-386
  41. Flow and pollution concentration large-Eddy simulation and transition conditions for different street canyons and wind speeds: Environmental pollution reduction approach Urban Climate 35 (2021) 100731
  42. The vital importance of dispersive fluxes on turbulent flow and pollution ventilation in street canyons Urban Climate 41 (2022) 101032
  43. Large eddy simulation study of thermal effects on street canyon flow patterns
    Eur. Phys. J. Plus (2022) 137:379
  44. An LES study of aerodynamic effect of trees on traffic pollutant dispersion
    in an ideal street canyon Eur. Phys. J. Plus (2022) 137:797
  45. The effect of salt-fingering structure on sound propagation in the Strait of Hormuz, Estuarine, Coastal  and Shelf Science,  280 (2023) 108180


Theses & Dissertations Supervised

  1. 8 Ph. D. student, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
  2. 6 MSc. Student, University of Hormuzgan, Bandar-Abbas, Iran
  3. 25 MSc. student, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran
  4. 6 MSc. student, University of Khoramshahr, Khoramshahr, Iran



Courses Taught:

A variety of graduate and undergraduate courses have been taught at, the University of Isfahan IRAN, the University of Hormuzgan IRAN. These are listed briefly below.

  1. Atmospheric Physics
  2. Thermodynamics
  3. Oceanic Physics
  4. Dynamics of Oceans
  5. Dynamical Meteorology
  6. Various undergraduate courses in applied Physics