Massoud Miri

Associate Professor


Contact Information

OfficeGOS A258
Phone(585) 475-6004
Emailmjmsch@rit.edu


B.S., 1977, University of Hamburg, Germany

M.S. 1981, University of Hamburg, Germany

Ph.D. 1985, University of Hamburg, Germany

Research Interests

  • Polymer Chemistry
  • Metalorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Graduate Faculty Member of Materials Science and Engineering

Selected Publications

Parisi, L.R.; Scheibel, D.M.; Miri, M.J., “Renewable Comonomers for the Production of Ethylene Copolymers”, PMSE Prepr., 2012, 106, 683-684.

Kolhatkar, N.A.; Monfette, A.M.; Lin, S.; Miri, M.J., “Salicylaldiminato Nickel(II) Catalysts with 5-Halo-3-Methoxy Groups for Ethylene Polymerization”, J. Polym. Sci., Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 2012, 50, 986-995.

Miri, M.J.; Nori, K.E.; Andrew, R.M.; Ge, C., “Copolyester Synthesis Using Glycerol from Biodiesel Production”, Chapter 2 in “Renewable and Sustainable Polymers”, Ed. Payne, G.F, Smith, P.B., ACS Symposium Series, John Wiley & Sons 2011, 1063, 11-35.

Shah, B.B.; Clark, J.M.; Snyder, J.M.; Miri, M.J., “Polyethylene/Starch Hybrids produced by Emulsion Polymerization”, Polym. Prepr., 2011, 52(1), 43-44.

Miri, M.J.; Pritchard, B.P.; Cheng, H.N., “A Versatile Approach for Modeling and Simulating the Tacticity of Polymers”, J. Mol. Model., 2011, 17, 1767-1780.