Alireza Mohamadizadeh

PhD Candidate

Contact Information

Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1

Phone: (519) 888-4567, ext. 33326

(226) 606-6065

Office: EC4-1132.6

Biographical Information

2015: MSc. Material characterization, Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran.

2012: BSc. Extractive Metallurgy,  Materials Engineering, University of Kerman, Iran

Research Interests

  • Resistance Spot Welding Modeling and Characterization
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Structure-Processing-Properties of Automotive steel
  • Failure and Damage Characterization
  • Finite Element Analysis

Thesis Supervisor(s)

  • Professor Michael Worswick
  • Professor Elliot Biro


  • Mohamadizadeh A, Biro E, Worswick M, et al. Spot Weld Strength Modeling and Processing Maps for Hot-Stamping Steels. Weld. J. 2019;98:241–249. DOI
  • Barabi A, Zarei-Hanzaki A, Mosayebi M, Mohamadizadeh A, et al. Novel analytical approach for evaluating the mechanical properties of friction stir spot joints through constitutive modeling. Eng. Fract. Mech. 2019;216:106522. DOI
  • Ansari M, Mohamadizadeh A, Huang Y, Paserin V, et al. Laser directed energy deposition of water-atomized iron powder: Process optimization and microstructure of single-tracks. Opt. Laser Technol. 2019;112:485–493. DOI
  • M. Rezaei, A. Zarei-Hanzaki, A. Mohamadizadeh, E. Ghasemi, “The High-Temperature Flow Behavior Characteristic and Microstructural Evolution of Ti6242 Alloy: Yield Drop Phenomenon”, Materials Science and Engineering: A (IF:3.1), 673 (2016) 346-354. DOI
  • S. Hamtaei, A. Zarei-Hanzaki, A. Mohamadizadeh, “Optimum Deformation Criteria and Flow Behavior Description of Boron Alloyed Steel through Numerical Approach”, Steel Research International (IF:1.23), Published online 27 May 2016 DOI.
  • A. Mohamadizadeh, A. Zarei-Hanzaki, H.R. Abedi, “Modified Constitutive Analysis and Activation Energy Evolution of a Low-Density Steel Considering the Effects of Deformation Parameters”, Mechanics of Materials (IF:2.65) 95 (2016) 60-70. DOI
  • A. Mohamadizadeh, A. Zarei-Hanzaki, A. Kisko, D. Porter, “Ultra-Fine Grained Structure Formation through Deformation Induced Ferrite Formation in Duplex Low-Density Steel”, Materials and Design (IF:4.36), 92 (2016) 322-329. DOI
  • A. Mohamadizadeh, A. Zarei-Hanzaki, S. Mehtonen, D. Porter, M. Moallemi, “Effect of Intercritical Thermomechanical Processing on Austenite Retention and Mechanical Properties in a Multiphase TRIP-Assisted Steel”, Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A (IF:1.87), 47-1 (2016) 436-449 . DOI
  • A. Behravan, A. Zarei-Hanzaki, M. Ghambari, M. Moallemi, A. Mohamadizadeh, “Correlation Between Warm Deformation Characteristics and Mechanical Properties of a New TRIP-Assisted Fe-Mn-Ni Steel”, Materials Science and Engineering: A (IF:3.1), 694 (2016) 27-34. DOI
  • A. Mohamadizadeh, A. Zarei-Hanzaki, H.R. Abedi, S. Mehtonen, D. Porter, “Hot Deformation Characterization of Duplex Low-Density Steel Through 3D Processing Map Development”, Materials Characterization (IF:2.71), 107 (2015) 293-301. DOI
  • A. Mohamadizadeh, A. Zarei-Hanzaki, S. Mehtonen,”Correlation of Strain Accommodation Factor with the State of Microstructural Components in a Multiphase Steel”, ISIJ International (IF:1.14), 55 (2015) 2406-2415. DOI
  • A. Mohamadizadeh, A. Zarei-Hanzaki, S. Heshmati-Manesh and A. Imandoust, “The Effect of Strain Induced Ferrite Transformation on the Microstructural Evolutions and Mechanical Properties of a TRIP-Assisted Steel”, Materials Science and Engineering: A (IF:3.1), 607 (2014) 621-629. DOI
  • H. Khatami-Hamedani, A. Zarei-Hanzaki, M. Ghambari, A. Mohamadizadeh, R. Jafari, M. Moallemi, “Toward Unraveling the High Temperature Microstructure Processing Properties Relationship in a Ni-Free High Nitrogen Bearing Duplex Stainless Steel”, Steel Research International (IF: 1.23), First Online 13 March 2018. DOI

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