Hamed Attariani, Ph.D.

Lake Campus Engineering Technology
Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Trenary Hall 116, 7600 Lake Campus Dr, Celina, OH 45822-2921

Hamed Attariani

Assistant Professor 

116 Ternary Hall

Wright State University - Lake Campus

Celina, Ohio, 45822


Tell. : +1 937-775- 8320




Education History: 
  • PhD in Engineering Mechanics, Iowa State University,  Ames, 2014
  • MS in Mechanical Engineering, Ferdowsi University, Iran, 2008
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Ferdowsi University, Iran, 2005



  • Dynamics
  • System Dynamics
  • Machining
  • Experimental Measurements & Instrumentation
  • Capstone Design
  • Statics of engineering
  • Machining
  • Metal Forming
  • Mechanical Design
  • Mechanical Testing Lab
  • Structure and Properties of Materials
Research statement: 

Li-ion batteries, Molecular dynamics, continuum mechanics, computational mechanics, mechanochemistry, phase-field modeling, finite element methods, multi-scale methods, nanomechanics, diffusion, oxidation, electrochemistry, phase transformations, 1D nanomaterials, nano-sized energy generators.


  • Guest-Editor of “Journal of Nanomaterials”, Special Issue on Low-Dimensional Phase Transforming Materials
  • Reviewer of “Computational Material Science, Elsevier” and “Physical Chemistry Chemistry Physics, Royal Society of Chemistry”.


  •     H. Attariani, S. E. Rezaei, K. Momeni, Defect Engineering, a Path to Make Ultra-High Strength Low-dimensional Nanostructures, Comp. Mater. Sci., 2018 (151), 307-316.

  •      H. Attariani, K. Momeni, K. Adkins, Defect Engineering: A Path toward Exceeding Perfection, ACS OMEGA, 2017, 2 (2), 663–669. (ACS Editors' Choice)   

  • M. Ghosh, S. Ghosh, H. Attariani, K. Momeni, M. Seibt, and G. M. Rao, “Atomic defects influenced mechanics of II-VI nanocrystals”, Nano Letter, DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b00571.
  •       K. Momeni, H. Attariani, Richard Lesar, Structural transformation in monolayer materials: A 2D to 1D transformation, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2016, 18, 19873 - 19879.
  •       V. I. Levitas, H. Attariani, Anisotropic Compositional Expansion as New Mechanism of Stress Relaxation and Corresponding Chemical Potential: Large Strain Formulation and Application to Amorphous Lithiated Silicon, J. Mech. Phys. Solids, 2014, 69, 84.
  •       K. Momeni, H. Attariani, Electrochemical response of 1D zinc oxide nanostructures: Effect of size, geometry, and loading, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2014, DOI: 10.1039/C3CP54456G.
  •       V. I. Levitas, H. Attariani, Anisotropic Compositional Expansion and Chemical Potential for Amorphous Lithiated Silicon under Stress Tensor, Scientific Reports, 2013, 3, 1615.
  •       V. I. Levitas, H. Attariani, H. Reply to Comment on “Mechanochemical Continuum Modeling of Nanovoid Nucleation and Growth in Reacting Nanoparticles.” J. Phys. Chemistry C, 2012, 116, 12991.
  •       V. I. Levitas, H. Attariani, Mechanochemical Continuum Modeling of Nanovoid Nucleation and Growth in Reacting Nanoparticles, J. Phys. Chem. C, 2012, 116 (1), 54.
  •       A. R. Setoodeh, H. Attariani, M. Jahanshahi, Mechanical Properties of Silicon-Germanium Nanotubes under Tensile and Compressive Loadings, J. Nano Res., 2011, 15, 105.
  •       A. R. Setoodeh, M. Jahanshahi, H. Attariani, Atomistic simulations of the buckling behavior of perfect and defective silicon carbide nanotubes, J. Comp. Mater. Sci., 2009, 47(2), 388.
  •       A. R. Setoodeh, H. Attariani, M. Khosrownejad, Nickel nanowires under uniaxial loads: A Molecular Dynamics simulation study, J. Comp. Mater. Sci., 2008, 44(2), 378.
  •       A. R. Setoodeh, H. Attariani, Molecular Dynamics Nanoscale Simulations of Bauschinger Effects on a Nickel nanowire, J. Mater. Lett., 2008, 62 (27), 4266.
Professional Affiliations/Memberships: 
  • Society of Engineering Mechanics (SES)
  • Material Research Society (MRS)
  • Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award, 2017, Wright State University.
  • 3rd place in ASEE NSE Conference, 2015, University of Central Michigan.
  • Research Excellence Award, 2014, Iowa State University.
  • Aerospace Excellence Award, 2014, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Iowa State University.
  • 2nd place in Excellence at Graduate Research Conference (EGRC), 2011, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University.
  • 1st place in Excellence at Graduate Research Conference (EGRC), 2010, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University.


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