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News:

  • Dr. Fatehi was appointed as a Canada Research Chair (TIer II) in Jan 2015.
  • Dr. Fatehi was appointed as an Industrial Research Chair by NOHFC in Jan 2015.
  • Collaboration was initiated between Domtar and Dr. Fatehi with funding secured from NSERC, Engage program.
  • Collaboration was initiated with Resolute Forest Products with funding secured from NSERC and CRIBE.
  • An NSERC CRD was secured in collaboration with FPInnovations in Jan 2015.
  • Fundings from NOHFC was secured for training one Intern in April 2015.
  • Dr. Fatehi was awarded an Early Researcher Award from the Governement of Ontario in April 2014.
  • Fundings from CFI and ORF were awarded to Drs. Fatehi, Liao and Leitch in Jan 2014.
  • Fundings for co-op and internship positions were awarded from NOHFC to Dr. Fatehi in Oct and Nov 2013.
  • An NSERC Engage grant was awarded to Dr. Fatehi in Aug 2013.
  • Natural Resources Canada approved funding for internship position in Dr. Fatehi's group in April 2013.
  • NSERC Collaborative Research and Development (CRD) was awarded to Dr. Fatehi in Nov 2012 to initiate a new program on kraft lignin modification in collaboration with FPInnovations.
  • Dr. Fatehi established Biomass Utilization Research Laboratory (BURL) in Oct 2012 to 1) conduct research on lignocelluloses-based biorefinery and 2) provide world-class service to local and regional companies.
  • NSERC Engage grant was awarded to Dr. Fatehi in Aug 2012.
  • Senate Research Committee fund was awarded to Dr. Fatehi in March 2012.
  • NSERC Discovery Grant was awarded to Dr. Fatehi in April 2012.
  • OPIC fund was awarded to Dr. Fatehi in May 2012.
  • Dr. Fatehi has been appointed as a guest editor of Current Organic Chemistry journal for Biorefinery special issue.
  • Dr. Fatehi's research programs were featured by CBC radio:

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Pedram Fatehi, Ph.D, P. Eng.

Canada Research Chair

Industrial Research Chair

July 2015-Present: Associate Professor, Chemical Engineering Department, Lakehead University

June 2014-Present: Adjunct Professor, Natural Resources Management, Lakehead University

Oct 2013-Present: Adjunct Professor, Chemical engineering Department, University of New Brunswick

Aug. 2011-June 2015: Assistant Professor, Chemical Engineering Department, Lakehead University

Sept. 2009-July 2011: Research Scientist, Chemical Engineering Department, University of New Brunswick

Member of Editorial Board of Journal of Bioprocess Engineering and Biorefinery

PhD (2009): Chemical Engineering Department, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, NB, Canada

MSc (2005): Pulp and Paper Technology Department, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand

BSc (2001): Chemical Engineering Department, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

Address: Chemical Engineering Department (Room CB 4100), Faculty of Engineering, 955 Oliver Road, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada, P7B 5E1

Email: pfatehi@lakeheadu.ca
Phone:
807-343-8697
Fax:
807-346-7943

Awards
- 2014- Early Researcher Award-The Government of Ontario
- 2011- NSERC post-doctoral fellowship (PDF)
- 2011- C. Howard Smith Award (PAPTAC)  

Membership
- Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering (CSChE)
- American Chemical Society (ACS)
- Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry, USA (TAPPI)
- Pulp and Paper Technical Association of Canada (PAPTAC)

 

 

 




   


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