Renewable Energy Resources and Technologies
Investigation and Ranking of the Effect of Biodiesel Produced from Safflower Oil by the Hydrodynamic Method in Diesel Generator Engine Using TOPSIS Method

Marziyeh Gharibian; Bahram Hosseinzadeh Samani; Alireza Shirneshan; Sajad Rostami

Volume 9, Issue 1 , January 2022, , Pages 13-22

  To investigate the possibility of using fuel for plant origin in a diesel generator, safflower methyl ester was prepared and used as a biodiesel. In this research, biodiesel was produced through a transesterification reaction using a hydrodynamic reactor, which increased the reaction efficiency and reduced ...  Read More

Environmental Impacts and Sustainability
Energy, Exergy, and Environmental Analysis and Optimization of Biodiesel Production from Rapeseed Using Ultrasonic Waves

Bahram Hosseinzadeh Samani; Marziyeh Ansari Samani; Rahim Ebrahimi; Zahra Esmaeili; Ali Ansari Ardali

Volume 7, Issue 1 , February 2020, , Pages 51-61

  Due to limited oil reserves, the rising world fuel prices and environmental problems caused by the use of fossil fuels increase the tendency to use alternative fuels such as biodiesel and bioethanol. In this study, the evaluation of energy and exergy flow from seed planting to final production of biodiesel ...  Read More

Renewable Energy Resources and Technologies
Investigation of the Effects of JP-4 Addition to Biodiesel-Diesel Blends on the Performance Characteristics of a Diesel Engine

Alireza Shirneshan; Bahram Hosseinzadeh Samani

Volume 6, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 16-26

  In this study, the effects of JP-4-biodiesel-diesel blends and engine operating parameters on the performance characteristics of a diesel engine were investigated. The experimental tests were performed on a four-cylinder DI diesel engine. The Mixture-RSM method was applied to develop the mathematical ...  Read More

Environmental Impacts and Sustainability
Assessment of Environmental Impacts and Energy of Biodiesel Production from Chicken Fat by Life Cycle Assessment Method

Marziyeh Forootan; Bahram Hosseinzadeh Samani; Amin Lotfalian; Sajad Rostami; Zahra Esmaeili; Marziyeh Ansari Samani

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2019, , Pages 24-31

  To preserve fossil fuel sources and reduce environmental pollution, it is necessary to use higher quality and more efficient fuels that cause lower pollution and are recovered more easily. Therefore, this study will investigate the cycle of biodiesel production from chicken fat by life-cycle assessment ...  Read More

Life-Cycle Assessment of Environmental Effects on Rapeseed Production

Somayeh Choobin; Bahram Hosseinzadeh Samani; Zahra Esmaeili

Volume 3, Issue 4 , November 2016, , Pages 10-19

  In recent years, increasing the awareness on the environmental problems, especially global warming, has increase the concerns about the impact of emissions on the global climate. The current study was conducted to evaluate and analyze the environmental effects of rapeseed production in the form of life ...  Read More

Optimization of Biodiesel Production from Prunus Scoparia using Artificial Bee Colony Algorithm

Sajad Rostami; Bahram Hosseinzadeh Samani; Keramatolah Saeidi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , February 2016, , Pages 52-58

  Renewable energy sources are developed worldwide, owing to high oil prices and in order to limit greenhouse gas emissions. The objective of this research was to study the feasibility of biodiesel production from mountain almond (Prunus Scoparia) oil using ultrasonic system and optimization of the process ...  Read More