Dr. Bafghi

Personal Details

NAME: Mohammad                                                 

SURNAME: Sheikhshab Bafghi

Year of Birth: 1955

ACCADEMIC STATUS: Associate Professor, School of Metallurgy & Materials Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST), Since March 1994 

Fields of Research Interests:

Metals extraction and refining Processes, Materials reclamation, New methods of materials synthesis, Chemical Metallurgy


Contact Address

School of Metallurgy & Materials Engineering

Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST), Narmak, Tehran, Iran

Tel: +9821-7724540-550 , Ext: 2829

Fax: +9821-77240480


Educational Records



Year of Graduation




Metallurgical Engineering


Iran University of Science and Technology



Metallurgical Engineering


Tarbiat Modarres



Metallurgical Engineering




Teaching Experiences:

  • Principles of Extractive Metallurgy 1 (Ferrous Metals)
  • Principles of Extractive Metallurgy 2 (Non-Ferrous Metals)
  • Kinetics of Metallurgical Reactions
  • Advanced Kinetics
  • Advanced Hydrometallurgy
  • Electrometallurgy


M. Sakaki, M. Sh. Bafghi, J. Vahdati Khaki, Q. Zhang, F. Saito, "Conversion of W2C to WC phase during mechano-chemical synthesis of nano-size WC-Al2O3 powder using WO3-2Al-(1+x)C mixtures", International Journal of Refractory Metals and Hard Materials, 36, 2013, 116-121
M. Aghazadeh, A. Zakeri, M. Sh. Bafghi, "Modeling and optimization of surface quality of Copper deposits recovered from brass scrap by direct electrowinning", Hydrometallurgy, pp. 103-108, 2012
M. Sh. Bafghi, A. Yarahmadi, A. Ahmadi, H. Mehrjoo, "Effect of the type of Carbon material on the reduction kinetics of Barium Sulfate", Iranian Journal of materials science & engineering, vol. 8, No. 3, 2011
M. S. Bafghi, A. H. Emami, A. Zakeri, J. Vahdati Khaki, "Effect of mechanical activation on the kinetics of leaching of chalcopyrite in the ferric sulfate media", Iranian Journal of materials science & engineering, vol. 7, No. 2, Spring 2010.

M.S. Bafghi, A.H. Emami, A. Zakeri, J. Vahdati Khaki, " Development and verification of a mathematical model for variations of the specific surface area of mineral powders during intensive milling", Powder Technology 197, 2010, pp. 87-90

M. Sakaki, M.S. Bafghi, J. Vahdati Khaki, Q. Zhang, and F. Saito, " Control of carbon loss during synthesis of WC powder through ball milling of WO3-C-2Al mixture ", Journal of Alloys and Compounds 486, 2009, pp. 486-491

M.S. Bafghi, A.R. Asghari, A. Zakeri, S. H. Seyedein, " Removal of silicon impurity from molten brass using an innovative ZnO-containing slag", Materials and Minerals Transactions B, 40, 2009, pp. 749-754.  doi:10.1007/s11663-009-9280-9

M. Sakaki, M.S. Bafghi, J. Vahdati Khaki, Q. Zhang, J. Kano, F. Saito, "Effect of Aluminum content on the behavior of mechanochemical reactions in the WO3-C-Al system", Journal of Alloys and Compounds 480, 2009, pp. 824-829

M.S. Bafghi, A.H. Emami, J. Vahdati Khaki, A. Zakeri. " Development of a mathematical expression for the variation of amorphization phenomenon during intensive milling of minerals", International J. of Mineral Processing , 2009, pp. 149-154 doi:10.1016/j.minpro.2009.07.008

A.H. Emami, M.S. Bafghi, J. Vahdati Khaki, A. Zakeri, " The effect of grinding time on the specific surface area during intensive grinding of mineral powders", Iranian Journal of Materials Science and Engineering , Vol. 6, No. 2, Spring 2009, pp. 30-36  Abstract

M.S. Bafghi, A. Zakeri, Z. Ghasemi, M. Adeli, " Reductive dissolution of manganese ore in sulfuric acid in the presence of iron metal ", Hydrometallurgy 90, 2008, PP. 207-212 doi:10.1016/j.hydromet.2007.07.003

M. sadegh Safarzadeh, M.S. Bafghi, D. Moradkani, M. Ojaghi Ilkhchi, "A review on hydrometallurgical extraction and recovery of cadmium from various resources ", Minerals Engineering 20, 2007, pp. 211-220

A. Beitollahi, M.S. Bafghi, S. M. Jazayeri Dezfouli, H. Ghanbari, " Synthesis and characterization of nm-sized PbTiO3 crystallites", Mater Electron, 2006, pp. 361-365

N. Shaigan, S.N. Ashrafizadeh, M. S. Bafghi, S. Rastegari, " Elimination of the corrosion of Ni-P substrates during electrolysis of gold plating" , Journal of the Electronical Society, 2005

A. Zakeri, M. Sh. Bafghi, Sh. Shahriari, " Dissolution kinetics of manganese dioxide ore in sulfuric acid in the presence of ferrousion", Iranian Journal of Materials Science and Engineering , Vol. 4, No. 3 and 4, Summer and Autumn, 2004, pp. 22-27

M.S. Bafghi, M. Adeli, H. Mohammadi Nikoo, "Kinetics of carbothermic reductions of an Iranian Celestine ore ", Iranian Journal of Materials Science and Engineering, Vol. 1, No. 3, Summer 2004, pp. 28-33

J. Vahdati. Khaki, M. Panjehpour, Y. Kashiwaya, K. Ishii, M.S. Bafghi. " A Study of the effect of Aluminium on the mechanochemical Reduction of Hematite by Graphite", 2004, Steel Research Int. 75, No. 3, pp. 169-177

M.S. Bafghi, S. N. Ashrafizadeh, A. Hassani, " Pressure leaching of an Iranian Zinc sulfide concentrate ", International Journal of Engineering Science, Vol. 13, No. 2 2001-2002, pp. 37-49

M. R. Sistanehei, M. Sh. Bafghi, A. Zakeri, "Arsenic separation from arsenic-copper solution via electrowining", 7th International Chemical Congress & Exihibition, Iran, 2011

M. Mizani, A. Zakeri, M.S. Bafghi, "Acid Leaching of Chalcopyrite Concentrate in the Presence of Manganese Dioxide by Oxidative-Reductive Route", Bio and Hydrometallurgy ‘09, 2009

S. Moradi, M.S. Bafghi. J.V. Khaki, "Effect of leaching factors and mechanical activation on chalcopyrite leaching in acidic ferric Sulfate", The 11th International Mineral Processing Symposium, 2008, pp. 499-505

 R. Sani, A. Beitollahi, Yu.V. Maksimov, I.P. Suzdalev, M.S. Bafghi, “Synthesis and characterization of CoFe2O4 nanoparticles prepared by high energy milling”, 1st Iran-Russia, 2005

 S.N. Ashrafizadeh, M.S. Bafghi, R. Shahbazi , M.R. Hossein, "Recovery of Cobalt and Tungsten from scrap carbide", 5th Int. Conf. on Hydrometallurgy , 2003, pp. 1605-1615

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