Sponsored by The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering
The Award for Best Graduate Student Paper Published in The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering is presented for outstanding published work by a graduate student.
The 2021 winner of the Award for Best Graduate Student Paper Published in The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering is:
Ali Shayesteh Zeraati, MCIC
University of Calgary
For the paper “Carbon nanotube/ZnO nanowire/polyvinylidene fluoride hybrid nanocomposites for enhanced electromagnetic interference shielding,” Can. J. Chem. Eng. 2020, 98(5), 1036 by Ali Shayesteh Zeraati and Uttandaraman Sundararaj.
Ali Shayesteh received his Ph.D. degree in 2020 from the University of Calgary majoring in Chemical Engineering. His PhD thesis focused on the synthesis of conductive 1D and 2D nanomaterials for energy storage applications. He is currently a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Calgary. Dr. Shayesteh’s research interest is mainly focused on nanomaterials synthesis for electronics, energy storage, and CO2 reduction.