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Department of Agro-Technology

College of Aburaihan, University of Tehran

Pakdasht, Tehran, Iran

Tel/Fax: +98 21 36040614

Email: amkermani at ut.ac.ir

    

Ph.D. in Mechanics of Agricultural Machinery  (2000-2006)

Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran

M.Sc. in Mechanics of Agricultural Machinery  (1996-2000)

Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran

B.Sc. in Agricultural Engineering - Agricultural Machinery  (1992-1996)

Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran

Undergraduate Courses:

Fundamentals of Soil Physics and Mechanics

Thermal Systems of Solar Energy in Agriculture

Powertrain Systems in Agricultural Machinery

Farm Machinery

Physics II (Electricity and Magnetism)

Mathematics I

Welding and Sheet Metal Workshop

 

Graduate Courses:

Special Topics

  • Design, Fabrication and Evaluation of Agricultural Machinery
  • Post-harvest Technology
  • Physical and Mechanical Properties of Agricultural Materials
  • Solar Energy in Agriculture
  • Interaction of  Machine & Soil

Journals:

    • Alwan, Salih K.  Arabhosseini, A., Kianmeher, M. H., and  Kermani, Ali M. 2016. Effect of Husking and Whitening Machines on Rice Daillman Cultivar. Agricultural Engineering International:  CIGR Journal 18(4): 232-242.
    • Alwan, Salih K.  Arabhosseini, A., Kianmeher, M. H., and  Kermani, Ali M. 2016. The Effect of Two Types of Machines (Hulling and Bleaching) on Some Qualitative Characteristics of Rice cv. Tarm Hashemi. Euphrates Journal of Agriculture Science 8(3): 32 -49.

    • Kermani, A. M., Khashehchi, M., Kouravand, Sh., and Sadeghi, A.  2016. Effects of Intermittent Microwave Drying on Pistachio Nuts Quality Characteristics. Drying Technology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07373937.2016.1232270
    • Kermani, A. M. 2016. Comparison of Four Harvesting Machines for Mechanical Harvesting of Oil Olive. Journal of  Engineering Research in Agricultural Mechanization and Systems (Journal of  Agricultural Engineering Research) 16(65): 1-18. (written in Persian)
    • Kermani, A. M. and Kouravand, Sh. 2016. Design, Construction and Evaluation of Sizing Machine for Hazelnuts. Iranian Journal of Biosystems Engineering 47(2): 375-381. (written in Persian)
    • Kermani, A. M., Ghobadi, Y., and Gholami Porshokohi, M. 2014. Determination and Investigation of Some Physical and Mechanical Properties of Date Fruit (Kabkab Variety). Journal of Crop Production and Processing. 4(13): 216-225. (written in Persian)
    • Gholami parashkouhi, M., Kermani, A. M., Mohammadi Shamami, M.,  Salimi Beni. M., and Abdolalizadeh, E. 2014. Determination of Some Mechanical Properties of Mouth Closed Pistachio (Qazvini Varieties). Journal of Innovation in Food Science and Technology 6(2): 93-102. (written in Persian)
    • Gholami parashkouhi, M., Mohammadi Shamami, M.,  Mohseni, S., Kermani, A. M., Abdolalizadeh, E. 2014. Determination of Some Physical Properties of Pistachio Nut and Its Kernel (Qazvini Varieties). Journal of Food Technology and Nutrition 11(3): 47-58. (written in Persian)
    • Gholami parashkouhi, M., Gooshki, B., Kermani, A. M., Mohseni, Sh., Salimi Beni. M. 2013. Determination of Mechanical Properties of Pistachio Nut and its Kernel (Ahmad Aghaei variety). Journal of Food Technology and Nutrition 10(4): 23-30. (written in Persian)
    • Gholami parashkouhi, M., Gooshki, B., Kermani, A. M., Rashidi, M. 2012. Determination of Some Physical Properties of Pistachio Nut and its Kernel (Ahmad Aghaei variety). Journal of Food Technology (Journal of Innovation in Food Science and Technology) 4(3): 91-100. (written in Persian)
    • Kermani, A. M. 2012. Evaluation of Some Physical and Mechanical Properties of Hazelnut. Journal of Food Technology (Journal of Innovation in Food Science and Technology) 4(2): 69-78. (written in Persian)
    •  Kermani, A. M.,  Gazor, H. R., and Sadeghi, A. 2010. Physical Properties of Cornelian cherry (Cornus mas L.) Fruits. Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research 11(2): 85-94. (written in Persian)
    • Kermani, A. M.,  Tavakoli-hashjin, T., and Minaee, S. 2009. Mechanical (Tensile) Properties of Rice Grain at Various Moisture and Temperature Levels during Drying Process. Iraninan Journal of  Biosystem Engineering 39(1): 1-16. (written in Persian)
    • Kermani, A. M.,  Tavakoli-hashjin, T., and Minaee, S. 2008. Investigation and Determination of Moisture Content and Temperature Effects on the Mechanical Properties of Brown Rice. Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research9 (3): 53-74. (written in Persian)
    • Kermani, A. M.,  Tavakoli-hashjin, T., Minaee, S., and  Khoshtaghaza, M. H. 2007. Mechanical Properties of Rice Kernel under Compressive Loading as affected by Deformation Rates. Iraninan Journal of Food Science and Technology 3(4): 1-9. (written in Persian)
    • Kermani, A. M., Tavakoli-hashjin,T., and Khoshtaghaza, M. H. 2006. Stress Cracking Susceptibiltiy of Rice Kernels (Hashemi and Khazar) during Thin-layer Drying of Rough Rice. Iraninan Journal of Agricultural Sciences 37(4): 697-706. (written in Persian)
    • Tavakoli Hashjin, T., Kermani, A. M., and Khazaei, J .2002. Effects of Normal Pressure, Sliding Velocity and Moisture Content of Chickpeas on Dynamic Friction Coefficient on Steel Surfaces. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology (JAST) 4(1&2): 11-21.

    Conferences:

    • Ameri, A., Kermani, A. M. Zarafshan, A., Kouravand, Sh. and Khashehchi. M. 2016. Effects of Agricultural Dust Deposition on Photovoltaic Panel Performance. The 3rd International Conference and Exhibition on Solar Energy, ICESE-2016, 5-6 September, 2016, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran.
    • Kermani, Ali M., Kouravand, Sh., and Khashehchi, M. 2016. Economic Evaluation of Mechanical Harvesting Methods Olive Oil. The 10th National Congress on Biosystem Engineering (Agr. Machinery) and Mechanization, 30-31 Aug. 2016, Ferdosei University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran.
    • Kermani, Ali M., 2015. Clustering of Different Varieties of Raisins Using Image Processing Techniques. 2nd Conference on New finding in Environment and Agricultural Ecosystems, 30 June 2015, Renewable Energy and Environmental Research Institute of Tehran University, Tehran, Iran. .
    • Sadeghi, A. and Kermani, A. M. 2011. Evaluation of Specific Gravity Table in Removal of Pistachio nuts Contaminated with Aflatoxin.The 1st International Symposium on Mycotoxins in Nuts and Dried Fruits 10-12 September 2011. Damghan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Damghan. Iran.
    • Kermani, A. M. 2008. Some physical and mechanical properties of hazelnut and its kernels. The 5th National Conference on Agricultural Machinery Engineering & Mechanization. Aug. 29-30, Ferdosi University. Mashhad. Iran. (written in Persian)
    • Tavakoli Hashjin, T., Kermani, A. M., and Khazaei, J. 2000. Effects of Normal Pressure, Sliding Velocity and Moisture Content of Chickpea on its Dynamic Friction Coefficient on Steel Surfaces. In: AgEng Warwick 2000: abstracts; part 2; agricultural engineering into the third millennium; 2000.07.02-07. Warwick: Silsoe Research Institute, pp 132-133.

                                                                                        

    Supervisor of  Agricultural Machinery Workshop and Laboratory, Department of Agro-Technology, College of Aburaihan, University of Tehran

    (2016-current)

    Responsible for Higher Education, Department of Agro-Technology, College of Aburaihan, University of Tehran

    (2015-current)

    Assistant Professor, Department of Agro-Technology, College of Aburaihan, University of Tehran

    (2013-current)

    Reviewer of National Conferences

    (2013-current)

    Reviewer of Scientific Journals and Books

    (2008-current)

    Researcher in Agriculture and Natural Resources Research Center of Qazvin Provience

    (2006-2013)

         

    Tel/Fax: +98 21 36040614
    Email: amkermani at ut.ac.ir
    a_m_kermani at yahoo.com
    kermani.am at gmail.com
    Address: Department of Agro-Technology, College of Aburaihan - University of Tehran, Imam Reza blvd., Pakdasht, Tehran, Iran. Postal Code: 3391653755

    Current students 

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    Alwan, Salih Kadhim
     Effect of Two Types of Husking and Whitening Machines on Quality and Quantity of the Rice Grain

                                             

                                                    

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