Mohammad Mehdi-Rashidi PhD

Mohammad Mehdi-Rashidi

Department of Civil Engineering
Marie Sklodowska-Curie Senior Research Fellow

Contact details

Department of Civil Engineering
University of Birmingham
B15 2TT

Dr M.M. Rashidi is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering (from Bu-Ali University, 2014), he works at University of Birmingham as a Senior Researcher.

Dr Rashidi has published over 300 journal papers and 45 conference papers. His RG Score in Researchgate Website = 56.20. He is the Editor of ten International Journals (ISI or Scopus indexed). He has 4149 citations in Scopus (h-index=38) and 6353 citations in Google Scholar (h-index=48).

International Rankings (, Wind Tunnel: 1st , Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD): 2nd, Multiphase Flows: 4th, Heat and Mass Transfer: 12th, Nonlinear Analysis 16th, ResearcherID: P-2692-2014, Scopus Author ID: 57189276752, ORCID ID: 0000-0002-6309-8688, Publons ID: 336837;,

His research detail is available on ResearchGate.


Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Tarbiat Modares University (2002) Thesis under Prof. Ghassem Heidarinejad entitled: “Numerical Simulation of Three-Dimensional Supersonic Flow Using Total Variation Diminishing Method with Multizone Approach”.

M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Tarbiat Modares University (1997) Thesis under Dr. Behzad Ghadiri Dehkordi entitled: “Explosion Theory and Simulation of Jet Formation in a Shaped Charge”.

B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Bu-Ali Sina University (1995) Thesis under Dr. Masoud Abbasi entitled: “Air Conditioning Load Calculation for a Big Factory”.


M.M. Rashidi, S. Abelman, N. Freidoonimehr, Entropy Generation in Steady MHD Flow Due to a Rotating Porous Disk in a Nanofluid, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 62 (2013) 515–525 (IF= 2.315). SCI-Q1-EI.

M.M. Rashidi, S.A. Mohimanian pour, S. Abbasbandy, Analytic Approximate Solutions for Heat Transfer of a Micropolar Fluid through a Porous Medium with Radiation, Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulations 16 (4) (2011) 1874–1889 (IF=2.773). Q1-EI.

M.M. Rashidi, N.Vishnu Ganesh, A.K. Abdul Hakeem, B. Ganga, Buoyancy Effect on MHD Flow of Nanofluid over a Stretching Sheet in the Presence of Thermal Radiation, Journal of Molecular Liquids 198 (2014) 234-238 (IF= 2.740). SCI-Q2-EI.

M.M. Rashidi, G. Domairry, S. Dinarvand, Approximate Solutions for the Burger and Regularized Long Wave Equations by Means of the Homotopy Analysis Method, Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation 14 (3) (2009) 708–717 (IF=2.773). Q1-EI.

M.M. Rashidi,·N. Freidoonimehr,·A. Hosseini, O. Anwar Bég,·T.-K. Hung, Homotopy Simulation of Nanofluid Dynamics from a Non-Linearly Stretching Isothermal Permeable Sheet with Transpiration, Meccanica 49 (2) (2014) 469-482 (IF=1.747). SCI-Q1-EI.