I received my Ph.D. Degree in chemistry and technology of Inorganic materials with honors from Institute of Chemical
Technology (I.C.T) - Prague in Czech Republic and undergraduate degree in Materials Science - Ceramic Engineering from
Iran University of Science and Technology (I.U.S.T), Tehran.
Pursuing of my scientific activities I won several national and international awards and distinctions, including the first prize
of "Junior-Euromat 2004" of the Federation of the European Materials Societies (FEMS), "NRC best performance award" of
Nordic Rheology Society, JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Sciences) postdoctoral research associate Fellowship,
My vision and expertise not only are focused in chemistry and technology of Nano-Bio materials but also in Business,
Entrepreneurship, philosophy, teaching, nature, human rights and photography.
Ph.D. Degree, in Chemistry and Technology of Inorganic Materials, with “The Professor Barta –Foundation” award,
Department of Glass and Ceramics – Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague Czech Republic
Title of Ph.D. Thesis (written in English): "High Performance Ceramics by Advanced Colloidal Processing", applied for
biomedical Implants, Printed book: ISBN 978-80-7080-000-3
2001 - 2004:
Post-graduate researcher (4/4, A level), Department of Glass and Ceramics – Institute of Chemical Technology (I.C.T),
Prague – Czech Republic.
Undergraduate researcher, Materials Engineering- Ceramics, Department of Materials Science, Iran University of Science
and Technology (I.U.S.T), Tehran.
International Academic and Industrial Achievements:
* Invited Senior Consultant to Director, Pure carbon based Nano-Bio Technologies, Prodex s.r.o, Czech Republic, 2010-
* Invited Research Associated Scientist, Independent Research Investigator, European Nano Antenna Project, CNRS-UTT,
* JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science) Postdoctoral Research Associate Fellow, Tokyo Institute of
Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 2007-2009 Nominated by Academy of Sciences of The Czech Republic
* JSPS Visiting Postdoctoral Research Associate Fellow, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Tokyo, Japan,
* Postdoctoral Research Associate Fellow, Department of Chemistry, Copenhagen, Denmark Technical University, 2006
* Postdoctoral Research Associate Fellow, RISO National Laboratory, Denmark Technical University, Roskilde, Denmark,
- ACADEMIC HONORS AND AWARDS -
Listed in Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering' 2011-2012, 11th Edition.
JSPS postdoctoral research associate fellowship, nominated by the Czech Academy of Sciences and PRODEX s.r.o. of the
Czech Republic for Japan Society for the Promotion of Science award plus 2,300,000 Yen research in aid grant, 2007-2009.
Listed in Marquis Who's Who in the World 2008, 26th Edition.
Finalist and ranked as one of 10 young chemists of the Czech Academy of Sciences in year 2005.
Awarded by Embassy of France behalf of Prof. Jean M. Lehn (Nobel Prize laureate in chemistry, 1987) at national
competition: “Prix de Chimie 2005” of the Academy of Science of Czech Republic, organized by Rhodia s.r.o, May 2005,
Prague, Czech Republic.
First Prize of the European Materials Science Conference “Junior-Euromat 2004”,
For fabrication of Multi-functional Bioceramic Composites for Medical Application” Awarded by FEMS’s President Prof.
Wilfried Kurz (EPFL) and Dr. Peter Schepp (DGM) at final competition between over than 250 young scientists and
participants from some of 30 countries. Sponsored by the Federation of European Materials Societies (FEMS) and
Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Materialkunde e.v. (DGM), Switzerland.
The Professor Barta - Foundation Award for dissertation, Faculty of Chemical Technology, I.C.T- Prague,
First Prize/ First Day - Sessions: C, H, M, European Materials Science Conference “Junior-Euromat 2004”, Switzerland,
NRC-Honor and Distinction Award 2004 of the Nordic Rheology Society for the best performance
Presented by Prof. Phil Banfill (Wales University-UK) at the 13th Nordic Rheology conference, Iceland, August 2004.
The CSNMT-2004 Award - Czech Society for New Materials and Technologies (CSNMT), Czech Republic, October 2004.
The Professor Barta - Foundation Award year 2004, Department of Ceramics, Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague-
Young Scientist-Grant, awarded with the amount of 550 Euros by European Community within the Sixth Framework
Programme, Marie Curie Conferences and Training Courses at the Sixth International Conference on Diffusion in Materials
DIMAT 2004, Krakow, Poland, 18-23 July 2004.
PHANTOMS Foundation-Grant with the amount of 375 Euros at LITHO 2004 Conference, Toulon, France, June 2004.
Ranked postgraduate student, for the best performance at postgraduate’s conference, Faculty of Chemical Technology,
Institute of Chemical Technology of Prague, Czech Republic, 25 March 2004.
PhD Scholarship awarded for Ph.D. program by the Czech Government - Institute of Chemical Technology (I.C.T.P),
Prague, 2002, Czech Republic.
Total amount of awards and research grants: approx. 20,000 USD
- PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS & FELLOWSHIPS -
Technical Consultant - Research, Development, Innovation and Marketing (2008-present)
PRODEX s.r.o, Czech Republic (Manufacturer of polymer based composites materials for variety of industrial applications)
Research Associate Scientist "European NanoAntenna" – Invited Enseignant Chargé de Recherche, (2010-2011)
CNRS - Laboratory de Nanotechnologie et d’Instrumentation Optique, Universite de Technologie de Troyes, France
Postdoctoral Research Associate Fellow (2007-2009)
JSPS (Japan Society for Promotion of Science), Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
Visiting Postdoctoral Research Associate Fellow (2008)
Division of Advanced Bio-Applications and Systems Engineering, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Principal Scientist and Consultant (2008-2009)
Project: “Rheological and electrokinetic characterization of bio-nanoparticles and carbon nanotubes based dilute and
concentrated composite suspensions at different polymeric concentrations” in collaboration with PRODEX s.r.o (Czech
Rep.) and Partikel-Analytik Co. (Germany), Institute of Chemical Technology (I.C.T- Prague), Tokyo Institute of Technology
and Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology.
Principal Scientist (2008-2009)
Project: “Spark plasma sintering of biomimic nanoparticles and compacts” in collaboration with PRODEX s.r.o. (Czech
Rep.) and SPS SYNTEX INC. (Manufacturer of advanced Spark plasma sintering instruments), Tokyo (Japan)
Postdoctoral Research Associate Fellow (2005-2006)
Danish STVF National Framework Program and Danish National Research Foundation at Risø national Lab- Denmark
Technical University (DTU)
Assistant Product Manager (1999-2000)
Refractory and Sanitary Division, Saveh Industrial Group, Iran
Researcher and Quality Control Assistant (1998-1999)
Irana Tile Industrial Group, Tehran, Iran
Lecturer and Teaching advisory for public educational Institutes (1996-2001)
Classes: General Chemistry and Mathematics, for freshman students applying for entrance examinations at National
Universities called “Concour” organized by Ministry of Education, Tehran and Saveh cities, Iran
Affiliation International Societies:
- American Ceramic Society
- American Chemical Society
- Nordic Rheology Society
- Nordic Microscopy Society
©2012 Copyright by Hamid Sarraf, Ph.D.
|Kick-off international project for fabrication of nano-bio ceramic composites by sparks plasma
Role: Principal Investigator, Consultant and Partner
in collaboration with PRODEX s.r.o. and SPSSYNTEX (Japan)
Potential networks and collaborators
PRODEX s.r.o (Czech Republic), Institute of Chemical Technology- Prague (Czech Republic), Universite de Technologie de
Troyes (France), Max-Planck Institute (Germany), Technical University of Freiberg (Germany), Bremen University (Germany),
Harvard-MIT (Boston, USA), Tokyo Institute of Technology (Japan), KEIO Univ. (Japan), RIKEN (Japan), RISO National
Laboratory for Sustainable Energy (Denmark), Denmark Technical University (Denmark), SYNTEX INC. (Japan), Partikel
Analytic (Germany), Univ. of Connecticut (USA), etc.
|Hamid Sarraf, Ph.D.
Senior Scientist and expertise in Nano&Bio -Technologies, Entrepreneur and industrial advisor to Green
Technologies, Human rights activist against of Academic racism and discrimination, Educator & Editor