Honors and Awards


  • 2002- 2003    Elected "Eternal Spirit in Science (Chehrye Mandegar)", the highest honor by the government of Iran, conferred on men and women of outstanding scientific and cultural achievements

  • 2003               Selected for inclusion in "Asia's Who's Who of Men & Women of Achievement", Vol. I to IX

  • 1998-2003     For Promotion of Science and Scientific Activities, I have been selected for inclusion in various editions of Marquis' "Who’s Who", including: “Who’s Who”, Vol. IV- Asia/Pacific, “Who’s Who in America”, 57th edition, “Who’s Who in Finance and Industry”, 31st and 33rd Edition and “Who’s Who in the World”, 15th Edition 

  • 2001               Elected “Outstanding Researcher of the Year”, "Lohe Taghdir", Plaque awarded by Sharif University of Technology in recognition of research activities

  • 2000               Elected "Regents Professor of the Year": An honor conferred on Professors of exceptional ability by the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology in Iran, for their outstanding background in research and academia

  • 2000            "Lohe Taghdir": Plaque awarded for the first time by the Iranian Society of Civil Engineering for production of the best scientific publications

  • 1999              Certificated position on "Research Board of Advisors" for `American Biographical Institute' (ABI) publications,     USA

  • 1998               Received "Palmes Academiques", honorary plaque awarded by the Ministry for Education, Research and Technology in France for contributions to science and technology

  • 1997               Diploma of Honor: Awarded by Islamic Guidance Ministry for the publication of the best article of the year

  • 1996               Diploma of Honor, "Pi Epsilon Tau": Awarded by National Petroleum Engineering Honor Society, USA

  • 1995               "Outstanding Man of Science": Recommendation by Islamic Guidance Council, Iran

  • 1992               Honorable Citation, Outstanding Scientists, I.R. Iran

  • 1990               Member of Academy of Sciences, I.R. Iran

  • 1968               Student of the Year, University of Southwestern Louisiana, USA

  • 1968               Invited Member Phi-Kappa-Phi, (Scientific and Academic Honor Society), USA

  • 1966               Invited Member Pi-Mu-Epsilon (Mathematical Honors Society), USA