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First National conf. on Advances in Superconductivity

First International Workshop on Magnetic and Superconducting Materials (WMSM'8)

Sixth International Conf. on Magnetic and Superconducting Materials (MSM09), India, Sept. 2009

M. Akhavan
Professor of Physics
Founding Director of Magnet Research Laboratory (MRL)
Department of Physics
Sharif University of Technology
P.O. Box:
Tehran, Iran

Tel: (+98 21) 66164510 (Office); 66164544 (Laboratory)
Fax: +98 21 66022711 (Department)
E-Mail: akhavan@sharif.edu

Personal Page: http://sina.sharif.edu/~akhavan
Laboratory Page: http://mrl.sharif.ir
CSCM Page: http://mrl.cscm.ir


Research Interests:

Experimental and Computational


  • Rare Earth Materials, Magnetic Phases.
  • Permanent Magnets.
  • Ferrofluids.
  • Magnetic Nanoparticles, Recording Media.
  • Colossal and Giant Magnetoresistance.
  • Thin Films.


  • High Temperature Superconductivity: Structural, Magnetic, Electrical, and Electronic Properties.
  • Band Structure Calculations, Electron-Phonon Interaction, and Raman Modes.
  • Magnetic Superconductors, Ruthenides, Ruthenocuprates.

Graduate School Teaching:

Advanced Condensed Matter Physics, Special Topics in High Temperature Superconductivity, Magnetism, Advanced Physics Lab.