Majid Minary

Majid Minary

[email protected]
Phone: 972-883-4641
Mail Box: RL 10
Mailstop: EC-38
Office: RL 1.710
800 West Campbell Rd.
Richardson, TX 75080-3021

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Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Fellow, Eugene McDermott Professor


PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2006-2010

MSc, University of Virginia 2003-2005

BS, Sharif University of Technology, Iran 1999-2003

Research Interests

Multifunctional Materials, Bioinspired Materials, Nanomanufacturing, Advanced Manufacturing, Nanobiomechanics, Nanomaterials.

Five Most Recent Journal Publications, Book Chapters, and Books

  • Zhong Zhou, Dong Qian, and Majid Minary-Jolandan, “Molecular Mechanism of Polarization and Piezoelectric Effect in Super-Twisted Collagen, “, ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, Article ASAP (2016).
  • Mahmoud Baniasadi, Zhe Xu, Seokjin Hong, Mohammad Naraghi, and Majid Minary-Jolandan, “Thermo-electromechanical Behavior of Piezoelectric Nanofibers, “, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 2016, 8 (4), pp 2540–2551.
  • Salvador Moreno, Mahmoud Baniasadi, Shakil Mohammed, Israel Mejia, Yuanning Chen, Manuel Angel Quevedo-Lopez, Nalin Kumar, Slobodan Dimitrijevich, Majid Minary-Jolandan, “Biocompatible Collagen Films as Substrates for Flexible Implantable Electronics”, Advanced Electronic Materials 1, 1500154 (2015).
  • Mahmoud Baniasadi, Jiacheng Huang, Zhe Xu, Salvador Moreno, Xi Yang, Jason Chang, M.A. Quevedo-Lopez, Mohammad Naraghi, and Majid Minary-Jolandan, “High Performance Coils and Yarns of Polymeric Piezoelectric Nanofibers”, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 7, 5358-5366 (2015).
  • Yang Xi, Martha Isabel Serna, Lanxia Cheng, Yang Gao, Mahmoud Baniasadi, Rodolfo Rodriguez-Davila, Jiyoung Kim, Manuel A. Quevedo-Lopez, and Majid Minary-Jolandan, ” Fabrication of MoS2 Thin Film Transistors via Selective-Area Solution Deposition Methods”, Journal of Materials Chemistry C. DOI: 10.1039/C5TC00062A (2015).

Major Honors and Awards

  • ONR: Young Investigator Program (YIP) 2015.
  • AFOSR: Young Investigator Research Program (YIP) 2014.
  • Jonsson School of Engineering, Junior Faculty Research Award (2016).
  • DoD-DURIP 2016.
  • Mavis Memorial Fund Scholarship Award- College of Engineering University of Illinois, 2008.