Mehran Tehrani


Phone: 505-277-2761
Fax: 505-277-1571

Physical Address

Room 423
Mechanical Engineering Building
Building # 122 on the UNM map

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Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering

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PhD, Engineering Science and Mechanics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2012

MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of New Mexico, 2009

BS, Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2007


Mehran Tehrani joined The Department of Mechanical Engineering in January, 2014. His research focuses on synthesis and characterization of novel nanomaterials for energy and structural applications.

Teaching Interests

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Organic thermoelectrics
  • Nanoindentation

Research Interests

  • Advanced
  • Organic thermoelectrics
  • Nanoindentation
  • Neutron scattering
  • Structural reconstruction and finite element method (FEM)