June 23, 2024
shahriar Mahdavi

shahriar Mahdavi

Academic rank: Associate Professor
Address: Department of soil science- Faculty of Agriculture- Malayer university- Malayer- Iran
Education: Ph.D in خاک
Phone: 0812355338
Faculty: agriculture


  • PhD. in PhD in Soil Science , Bu-Ali Sina University , Iran (2008 - 2013)
  • MSc. in Soil Science , Tehran university , Iran (1999 - 2002)
  • BSc. in Soil Science , Bu-Ali Sina University , Iran (1996 - 1999)

Research interests

  • soil and water pollutions
  • nanotechnology in water and soil treatment
  • The fate of nano-materials in water and soil and their environmental impact
  • The fate of pesticides in the soil
  • Chemistry of elements in the soil and their effect on soil contamination or fertility


Research activities

Journal articles
Davoud Akhzari, shahriar Mahdavi (2022) Impact of Drought, Salinity, and Heavy Metal Stress on Growth, Nutrient Uptake, and Physiological Traits of Vetiver Grass (Chrysopogon zizanioides L.) COMMUNICATIONS IN SOIL SCIENCE AND PLANT ANALYSIS: 53 (14); 1841-1847
shahriar Mahdavi (2022) Insights on the bioremediation technologies for pesticide contaminated soils ENVIRONMENTAL GEOCHEMISTRY AND HEALTH: 44; 1329-1354
shahriar Mahdavi, Rouhollah Karimi (2022) Effect of nano zinc oxide, nano zinc chelate and zinc sulfate on vineyard soil Zn- availability and grapevines (Vitis vinifera L.) yield and quality JOURNAL OF PLANT NUTRITION: 45 (9); 1-17 https://doi.org
shahriar Mahdavi (2021) Comparative Study on the Effect of Common Ions on Zn2+ and Cu2+ Adsorption by Cattle Manure Vermicompost (VC) and VC-amended Soil COMMUNICATIONS IN SOIL SCIENCE AND PLANT ANALYSIS: 52; 2821-2836
shahriar Mahdavi (2021) Effect of MgO and montmorillonite nanoparticles on removal behavior of cobalt Desalination and Water Treatment: 228; 242-252
shahriar Mahdavi, Mahboubeh Zarabi (2020) Isotherm and kinetic studies for adsorption of boron on nano-copper oxide (CuO) in non-competitive and competitive solutions Desalination and Water Treatment: 192; 259–270
shahriar Mahdavi, Amir Hossein sayyahzadeh (2020) Effect of Nano-MgO, Biochar and Humic Acid on Boron Stabilization in Soil in Bath and Leaching Columns Soil and Sediment Contamination An International Journal: 191; 1-18
shahriar Mahdavi (2019) Removal of Cr3+ ion from aqueous solutions using MgO and montmorillonite nanoparticles Environmental Earth Sciences: 78:377; 1-10
Davoud Akhzari, shahriar Mahdavi (2018) COMPARING THE IMPACTS OF LIVESTOCK AND WILDLIFE GRAZING ON SOME SOIL NUTRIENTS IN A SEMI-ARID RANGELAND Journal Of Sustainability Science And Management: 13; 17-23
shahriar Mahdavi, Mahboubeh Zarabi (2018) Functionalized MgO, CeO2 and ZnO nanoparticles with humic acid for the study of nitrate adsorption efficiency from water Research on Chemical Intermediates: 1; 1-20
shahriar Mahdavi, Mahboubeh Zarabi (2018) Utilization of Bare MgO, CeO2, and ZnO Nanoparticles for Nitrate Removal from Aqueous Solution Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy: -; -
shahriar Mahdavi (2016) Heavy metal contamination and solid phase speciation in street dusts Archives of Environmental & Occupational Health: 1; 1-30
shahriar Mahdavi, Davoud Akhzari (2016) The removal of phosphate from aqueous solutions using two nano-structures: copper oxide and carbon tubes Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy: 18; 817-827
Davoud Akhzari, shahriar Mahdavi (2016) Effects of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi on Seedling Growth and Physiological Traits of Melilotus Officinalis L. Grown Under Salinity Stress Conditions COMMUNICATIONS IN SOIL SCIENCE AND PLANT ANALYSIS: 47; 822-831
shahriar Mahdavi (2015) Modified ZnO nanoparticles with new modifiers for the removal of heavy metals in water Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy: 17; 1645-1661
shahriar Mahdavi (2015) Heavy metals removal from aqueous solutions by Al2O3 nanoparticles modified with natural and chemical modifiers Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy: 17; 85-102
Masoumeh Ghanbari, shahriar Mahdavi (2014) Chemical Fractionation of Phosphorus in the Soil of Some Greenhouses of Hamedan Province JOURNAL OF APPLIED ENVIRONMENTAL AND BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES: 7; 144-151
shahriar Mahdavi (2014) Nitrogen, phosphorus and sulfur mineralization as affected by soil depth in rangeland ecosystems Environmental Earth Sciences: 72; 1775–1788

Executive activities

  • Member of the Executive Board of Malayer University (2020 - 2020)
  • Head of the Faculty of Agriculture, Malayer University (2017 - 2020)
  • Director of Soil Science Department (2013 - 2017)
  • Director of Soil Science Department (2007 - 2009)
  • Vice Chancellor for Research and Technology (2006 - 2008)
  • Director of the Environment Department (2005 - 2006)
  • Malayer Higher Education Complex Vice Chancellor for Education (2004 - 2005)
  • Director of the Environment Department (2002 - 2004)

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