International Integrated Wave Energy Research Group​ (IIWER)

Co-founder and chair​,



Journal Editor:

  • Science Board of the Atmospheric and Hydrospheric Sciences Section, Japan Geoscience Union LINK


Conference organization:

  • Scientific Advisory Committee, 10th Short Course/Conference on Applied Coastal Research (SCACR) 2023 LINK

  • Session co-convener, “A-OS20: Ocean renewable energy: resource, impacts and technologies”, Japan Geoscience Union Meeting (JpGU) 2022 LINK

  • Session convener, “A-OS08: Ocean renewable energy: resource, impacts and technologies”,  Japan Geoscience Union Meeting (JpGU) 2021 LINK

  • Session co-convener “A-OS16: Ocean renewable energy: resource, impacts and technologies”,  JpGU-AGU joint Meeting 2020   Session Description    LINK 


Conducted International/National joint research with:

  • Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands

  • Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Japan

  • College of Engineering, Swansea University, United Kingdom

  • Griffith School of Engineering, Gold Coast Campus, Griffith University, QLD, 4222, Australia

  • State Key Laboratory of Hydraulics and Mountain River Engineering (SKHL), Sichuan University, China

  • Department of Civil Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka

  • Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Florida A&M University – Florida State University College of Engineering, Tallahassee, FL 32310, USA

  • National Data Buoy Center, Stennis Space Center, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce, USA

  • Leichtweiß-Institute for Hydraulic Engineering and Water Resources, Dept. of Hydromechanics and Coastal Engineering, TU Braunschweig, Germany

  • School of Civil Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran

  • Graduate Faculty of Environment, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

  • Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

  • Civil Engineering Faculty, K.N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

  • Ocean Engineering and Technology Research Center, Iranian National Institute for Oceanography and Atmospheric Science, Tehran, Iran

  • Faculty of marine science and technology, Hormozgan University, Hormozgann, Iran

  • Khorramshahr University of Marine Science and Technology, Khorramshahr, Iran



Journal Reviewer (My Elsevier reviews profile)

  • Renewable Energy (Elsevier), Energy (Elsevier), Ocean Engineering (Elsevier), Applied Ocean Research (Elsevier), Physics and Chemistry of the Earth (Elsevier), Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans (Elsevier), Energies (MDPI), Climate Dynamics (Springer), Oceanologia (Elsevier), Journal of Ocean Engineering and Marine Energy (Springer), Atmosphere (MDPI), Journal of Ocean University of China (Springer), Natural Hazards (Springer), International Journal of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering (Elsevier)



as Scientific committee/Referee:

  • Member of Technical Committees, 12th International Conference on Renewable and Clean Energy (ICRCE 2022)

  • Member of Scientific Committee, 2nd International Symposium on Natural Hazards and Disaster Management, ISHAD 2018

  • Scientific Advisory Board, International Journal of Maritime Technology

  • Member of International Scientific Committee and Editorial Review Board on Civil and Environmental Engineering,  World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology  LINK

  • Head of Graduate Studies, INIOAS, 2016-2017

  • Head of Scientific Committee, 17th Marine Industries Conference, Kish, Iran. Jan 2015 LINK

  • Member of Publications Committee for Research Projects, INIOAS, Tehran, Iran. 2013-2016

  • Member of Scientific Committee, 5th Regional Conference on Climate Change, Tehran, Iran. Feb 2016

  • Member of Scientific Committee, 6th International Offshore Conference, Tehran, Iran. 2015

  • Member of Scientific Committee, First National Conference on Renewable Energy Management, Hamedan, Iran. 2014

  • Reviewer of 18th Marine Industries Conferences, Bandar-Abbas, Iran. 2014

  • Reviewer of 17th Marine Industries Conferences, Bandar-Abbas, Iran. 2014

  • Reviewer of the 10th Asia Pacific Conference on Sustainable Energy & Environmental Technologies (APCSEET), Seoul, S. Korea. 2015

  • Reviewer of 16th Marine Industries Conferences, Bandar-Abbas, Iran. 2014

  • Reviewer of 8th National Congress on Civil Engineering, Babol, Iran. 2014

  • Reviewer of 2nd International Conference on Persian Gulf Oceanography, Tehran, Iran. 2014

  • Reviewer of 12th Iranian Hydraulic Association conference (IHA), Tehran, Iran. 2013

  • Reviewer of 12th International Coastal Symposium (ICS), UK. 2013

  • Member of the Executive Committee of the 14th Marine Industries Conference, Tehran, Iran. 2012





  • Member of "Oceanographic Society of Japan"

  • Member of "American Geophysical Union (AGU)"

  • Member of "Japan Geoscience Union (JpGU) "

  • Member of "Japan Society for Natural Disaster Science (JSNDS)"

  • Member of International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR)

  • Member of Coastal Education and Research Foundation (CERF)

  • Member of Universal Association of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineers (UACSE)

  • Member of Alumni Association of Faculty of Engineering, University of Tehran




Ph.D Students:

Soroosh Zarghani (2014-2017)

  • Thesis title: Modeling and identifying trends in the wind wave climate in Boushehr

  • Khorramshahr University of marine science and technology

Mohamad Reza Mohammadifar (2014-2017)

  • Thesis title: Wave data assimilation in Caspian sea

  • Khorramshahr University of marine science and technology

Mohammad Javad Alizadeh (2017-2020)

  • Thesis title: Integration of Bayesian Model Averaging with Copula to investigate climate

  • waves; a case study from wind-inducedchange impacts on the Persian Gulf

  • K.N. Toosi University of Technology

M.Sc Students:


Mohamad Bagher Khazeni (2013-2015)

  • Thesis title: Climate change impacts on wave characteristics in Chabahar

  • Khorramshahr University of marine science and technology


Reza Bagheri (2013-2015)

  • Thesis title: Evaluation of wind wave characteristics in Asalouyeh using SWAN

  • Khorramshahr University of marine science and technology

Seyed Hesam Hoseini (2014-2016)

  • Thesis title: Numerical modeling of wind waves in Lavan, northern Persian Gulf 

  • Khorramshahr University of marine science and technology 


Hoda Shahidian (2015-2016)

  • Thesis title: Wave energy potential assessment in Nowshahr using SWAN

  • University of Tehran

Tahereh Alinejad (2015-2017)

  • Thesis title: Climate change impact on sediment transport of Rajaee Port and its environmental assessment

  • University of Tehran

Arash Ghaderi (2016-2017)

  • University of Tehran

  • Thesis title: Impact of climate change on sediment transport and its environmental effects in Anzali port