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Amir Ameri

Name

[Ameri, Amir]

Professional Preparation

    • 2018 Ph.D. in Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of Toledo
    • 2011 M.Sc. in Mechanical EngineeringIran University of Science and Technology
    • 2009 B.Sc. in Mechanical EngineeringTehran Jonoob University

Appointments

    • Jan 2019 to Present Senior Lecturer
      University of Texas at Arlington

Memberships

  • Membership
    • Mar 2019 to Present The Society of Manufacturing Engineer (SME)
    • May 2015 to Present The American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME)
    • Aug 2014 to Present The American Society of Biomechanics (ASB)
    • Aug 2014 to Present Orthopedic Research Society (ORS)

Research and Expertise

  • Mechanical Engineer

    Product design and optimization, additive manufacturing, mechanics of materials, failure analysis, surface treatments, coatings, corrosion, advanced materials, biodegradable composites, medical implants, and finite element analysis.

Publications

      Journal Article 2019
      • Dehghanghadikolaei, A., Ibrahim, H., Amerinatanzi, A., Hashemi, M., Moghaddam, N.S. and Elahinia, M., Improving corrosion resistance of additively manufactured nickel–titanium biomedical devices by micro-arc oxidation process. Journal of Materials Science, pp.1-23.

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      2019
      • Moghaddam, N.S., Saedi, S., Amerinatanzi, A., Hinojos, A., Ramazani, A., Kundin, J., Mills, M.J., Karaca, H. and Elahinia, M., 2019. Achieving superelasticity in additively manufactured NiTi in compression without post-process heat treatment. Scientific reports9(1), p.41.

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      Conference Paper 2018
      • Moghaddam NS, Saedi S, Amerinatanzi A, Saghaian E, Jahadakbar A, Karaca H, Elahinia M. Selective laser melting of Ni-rich NiTi: selection of process parameters and the superelastic response. InBehavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites XII 2018 Mar 22 (Vol. 10596, p. 105960W). International Society for Optics and Photonics.

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      2018
      • Jahadakbar A, Moghaddam NS, Amerinatanzi A, Dean D, Elahinia M. Mechanical evaluation of the SLM fabricated, stiffnessmatched, mandibular bone fixation plates. InBehavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites XII 2018 Mar 22 (Vol. 10596, p. 1059610). International Society for Optics and Photonics.

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      2018
      • Moghaddam NS, Saedi S, Amerinatanzi A, Jahadakbar A, Saghaian E, Karaca H, Elahinia M. Influence of SLM on compressive response of NiTi scaffolds. InBehavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites XII 2018 Mar 22 (Vol. 10596, p. 105960H). International Society for Optics and Photonics.

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      Journal Article 2018
      • Saedi S, Moghaddam NS, Amerinatanzi A, Elahinia M, Karaca HE. On the effects of selective laser melting process parameters on microstructure and thermomechanical response of Ni-rich NiTi. Acta Materialia. 2018 Feb 1;144:552-60.

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      2018
      • Elahinia M, Moghaddam NS, Amerinatanzi A, Saedi S, Toker GP, Karaca H, Bigelow GS, Benafan O. Additive manufacturing of NiTiHf high temperature shape memory alloy. Scripta Materialia. 2018 Mar 1;145:90-4.

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      2018
      • Ibrahim H, Jahadakbar A, Dehghan A, Moghaddam NS, Amerinatanzi A, Elahinia M. In Vitro Corrosion Assessment of Additively Manufactured Porous NiTi Structures for Bone Fixation Applications. Metals. 2018 Mar 8;8(3):164.

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      2018
      • Ashrafi, M.J., Amerinatanzi, A., Saebi, Z., Moghaddam, N.S., Mehrabi, R., Karaca, H. and Elahinia, M., 2018. Shape memory response of cellular lattice structures: Unit cell finite element prediction. Mechanics of Materials125, pp.26-34.

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      2018
      • Moghaddam, N.S., Saghaian, S.E., Amerinatanzi, A., Ibrahim, H., Li, P., Toker, G.P., Karaca, H.E. and Elahinia, M., 2018. Anisotropic tensile and actuation properties of NiTi fabricated with selective laser melting. Materials Science and Engineering: A724, pp.220-230.

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      2018
      • Amerinatanzi, A., Mehrabi, R., Ibrahim, H., Dehghan, A., Shayesteh Moghaddam, N. and Elahinia, M., 2018. Predicting the biodegradation of magnesium alloy implants: modeling, parameter identification, and validation. Bioengineering5(4), p.105.

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      2018
      • Saghaian SE, Amerinatanzi A, Moghaddam NS, Majumdar A, Nematollahi M, et al. (2018) Mechanical and shape memory properties of triply periodic minimal surface (TPMS) NiTi structures fabricated by selective laser melting. Biol Eng Med 2: DOI: 10.15761/BEM.1000152.

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      Book Chapter 2017
      • Moghaddam NS, Jahadakbar A, Amerinatanzi A, Elahinia M. Recent Advances in Laser-Based Additive Manufacturing. Laser-Based Additive Manufacturing of Metal Parts: Modeling, Optimization, and Control of Mechanical Properties. 2017 Aug 9.

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      Conference Paper 2017
      • Jahadakbar, A., Moghaddam, N.S., Amerinatanzi, A., Dean, D. and Elahinia, M., 2017, December. Mechanical Evaluation of the SLM Fabricated, Stiffness-matched, Mandibular Bone Fixation Plates. In TISSUE ENGINEERING PART A (Vol. 23, pp. S141- S141). 140 HUGUENOT STREET, 3RD FL, NEW ROCHELLE, NY 10801 USA: MARY ANN LIEBERT, INC.

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      Journal Article 2017
      • Moghaddam NS, Jahadakbar A, Amerinatanzi A, Skoracki R, Miller M, Dean D, Elahinia M. Fixation Release and the Bone Bandaid: A New Bone Fixation Device Paradigm. Bioengineering. 2017 Jan 22;4(1):5.

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      2017
      • Amerinatanzi A, Summers RK, Ahmadi K, Goel VK, Hewett TE, Nyman E. Automated Measurement of Patient-Specific Tibial Slopes from MRI. Bioengineering. 2017 Aug 8;4(3):69.

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      2017
      • Ma C, Andani MT, Qin H, Moghaddam NS, Ibrahim H, Jahadakbar A, Amerinatanzi A, Ren Z, Zhang H, Doll GL, Dong Y. Improving surface finish and wear resistance of additive manufactured nickel-titanium by ultrasonic nano-crystal surface modification. Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 2017 Nov 1;249:433-40

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      2017
      • Amerinatanzi, A., Summers, R., Ahmadi, K., Goel, V.K., Hewett, T.E. and Nyman Jr, E., 2017. A novel 3d approach for determination of frontal and coronal plane tibial slopes from mr imaging. The Knee24(2), pp.207-216.

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      2017
      • Amerinatanzi, A., Zamanian, H., Shayesteh Moghaddam, N., Jahadakbar, A. and Elahinia, M., 2017. Application of the superelastic NiTi spring in ankle foot orthosis (AFO) to create normal ankle joint behavior. Bioengineering4(4), p.95.

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      Conference Paper 2016
      • Moghaddam NS, Amerinatanzi A, Saedi S, Turabi AS, Karaca H, and Elahinia M, 2016, September. Stiffness Tuning of Niti Implants Through Aging. In ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (pp. V001T02A014- V001T02A014). American Society of Mechanical Engineers

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      2016
      • Amerinatanzi A, Moghaddam NS, Jahadakbar A, Dean D, and Elahinia M, 2016, June. On the effect of screw preload on the stress distribution of mandibles during segmental defect treatment using an additively manufactured hardware. In ASME 2016 11th international manufacturing science and engineering conference (pp. V002T03A015-V002T03A015). American Society of Mechanical Engineers

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      2016
      • Hadi A, Alipour K, Kazeminasab S, Amerinatanzi A, and Elahinia M, 2016, September. Design and Prototyping of a Wearable Assistive Tool for Hand Rehabilitation using Shape Memory Alloys. In ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (pp. V001T04A009-V001T04A009). American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

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      2016
      • Amerinatanzi A, Zamanian H, Moghaddam NS, Ibrahim H, Hefzy MS, and Elahinia, M., 2016, September. On the Advantages of Superelastic Niti in Ankle Foot Orthoses. In ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (pp. V002T03A026-V002T03A026). American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

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      2016
      • Nyman E, Ingels ML, Amerinatanzi A, Summers RK, Hewett TE, and Goel VK, 2016. Effect of Menisci Presence on Anterior Cruciate Ligament Stress and Strain in a Finite Element Model: 3124 Board# 189 June 3, 2. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 48(5S), p.888.

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      2016
      • Amerinatanzi A, Moghaddam NS, Ibrahim H, and Elahinia M, 2016, September. Evaluating a NiTi implant under realistic loads: A simulation study. In ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (pp. V002T03A030- V002T03A030). American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

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      2016
      • Summers RK, Amerinatanzi A, Hewett TE, Nyman E, and Goel VK, 2016. Novel Measurement of Multi-planar Proximal Tibial Slope: 2872 Board# 4 June 3, 1. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 48(5S), p.803

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      2016
      • Amerinatanzi A, Moghaddam NS, Ibrahim H, and Elahinia M, 2016, September. The effect of porosity type on the mechanical performance of porous NiTi bone implants. In ASME 2016 Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (pp. V002T06A018-V002T06A018). American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

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      2016
      • Ingels ML, Amerinatanzi A, Summers RK, Hewett TE, Goel VK, and Nyman E, 2016. Finite Element Evaluation of the Effect of Medial and Lateral Tibial Slope on Anterior Cruciate Ligament Strain: 3122 Board# 187 June 3, 2. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 48(5S), p.887.

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      Journal Article 2016
      • Moghaddam NS, Jahadakbar A, Amerinatanzi A, Elahinia M, Miller M, Dean D. Metallic Fixation of Mandibular Segmental Defects: Graft Immobilization and Orofacial Functional Maintenance. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open. 2016 Sep;4(9)

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      2016
      • Elahinia M, Moghaddam NS, Andani MT, Amerinatanzi A, Bimber BA, Hamilton RF. Fabrication of NiTi through additive manufacturing: a review. Progress in Materials Science. 2016 Oct 31;83:630-63

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      2016
      • Moghaddam NS, Andani MT, Amerinatanzi A, Haberland C, Huff S, Miller M, Elahinia M, Dean D. Metals for bone implants: safety, design, and efficacy. Biomanufacturing Reviews. 2016 Dec 1;1(1):1.

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      2016
      • Jahadakbar A, Moghaddam NS, Amerinatanzi A, Dean D, Karaca HE, Elahinia M. Finite Element Simulation and Additive Manufacturing of Stiffness-Matched NiTi Fixation Hardware for Mandibular Reconstruction Surgery. Bioengineering. 2016 Dec 19;3(4):36

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      Journal Article 2012
      • Bidabadi M, Natanzi AH, Mostafavi SA. Thermophoresis effect on volatile particle concentration in micro-organic dust flame. Powder technology. 2012 Feb 1;217:69-76.

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Courses

      • MAE 1312-003 Engineering Statics

        A study of general principles of mechanics, free-body diagrams, analysis processes and procedures, general analysis and design principles, force vectors, equilibrium of a particle, force system resultants, equilibrium of a rigid body, structural analysis, internal forces, friction, center of gravity and centroid, virtual work, moments of inertia.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2381-005 EXPERIMENTAL METHODS AND MEASUREMENTS

        Introduction to data analysis, (basic Fourier analysis, data reduction, statistics and probability), design and planning of engineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2381-006 EXPERIMENTAL METHODS AND MEASUREMENTS

        Introduction to data analysis, (basic Fourier analysis, data reduction, statistics and probability), design and planning of engineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2381-007 EXPERIMENTAL METHODS AND MEASUREMENTS

        Introduction to data analysis, (basic Fourier analysis, data reduction, statistics and probability), design and planning of engineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2381-008 EXPERIMENTAL METHODS AND MEASUREMENTS

        Introduction to data analysis, (basic Fourier analysis, data reduction, statistics and probability), design and planning of engineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019Contact info & Office Hours

Service to the Profession

  • Volunteered
    • Jan 2014 to  Present Reviewer for Journals

      The Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures

      Additive Manufacturing

      Journal of Orthopedic and Surgical Sports Medicine

      Sensors & Actuators: a. Physical

      Journal of Annals of General Surgery Short Reports

      Military Medical Research

      World Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

      Tissue Engineering and Regeneration

      Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, Elsevier

      Transactions of the Society of CAD/CAM Engineers

      Sports Medicine Discipline of Clinics in Medicine Journal

      Materials & Design

      Vibration and Control

      Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, Elsevier

      Computers in Biology and Medicine

      Journal of Medical Devices

      ASME Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering

      World Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

      Bioengineering

  • Elected
    • Apr 2017 to  Present Editorial Board Service

      Journal of Orthopaedic and Surgical Sports Medicine 

      Journal of Annals of General surgery Short Reports

      World Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

      American Journal of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery

      Sports Medicine discipline of Clinics in Medicine Journal