Farzad Forughi Ph.D

Scientist

farzad.forughi@coanda.ca

Dr. Amir Farzad Forughi joined Coanda in 2019 bringing experience in Experimental Thermofluids including physical modeling, optical measurement methods, and sensors and actuators.

He obtained his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of British Columbia (UBC) working on a novel optical measurement technique for optical transparency and moisture content measurement with applications in the pulp and paper industry. He is also experienced in PIV, LIF, MTV, OCT, and Microscopy. During his PDF at UBC, he was involved in the development of piezoelectric sensors and actuators. Farzad obtained his Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering at Sharif University of Technology in Iran developing an optical particle counter with the material sensing ability.