Journal Papers

 

  1. Shiran, M.K.G., Khalaj, G., Pouraliakbar, H., Jandaghi, M.R., Dehnavi, A.S., Bakhtiari, H., Multilayer Cu/Al/Cu explosive welded joints: Characterizing heat treatment effect on the interface microstructure and mechanical properties, Journal of Manufacturing Processes, 35, 2018, 657-663, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmapro.2018.09.014

 

  1. Khanzadeh Gharahshiran, M.R., Khoshakhlagh, A., Khalaj, G., Bakhtiari, H., Banihashemi, A.R., Effect of postweld heat treatment on interface microstructure and metallurgical properties of explosively welded bronze—carbon steel, Journal of Central South University, 25, 2018, 1849-1861, https://doi.org/10.1007/s11771-018-3874-9

 

  1. Kiahosseini, S.R., Mohammadi Baygi, S.J., Khalaj, G., Khoshakhlagh, A., Samadipour, R., A Study on Structural, Corrosion, and Sensitization Behaviour of Ultrafine and Coarse Grain 316 Stainless Steel Processed by Multiaxial Forging and Heat Treatment, Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance, 27, 2018, 271-281, https://doi.org/10.1007/s11665-017-3095-7

 

  1. Shiran, M.K.G., Khalaj, G., Pouraliakbar, H., Jandaghi, M., Bakhtiari, H., Shirazi, M., Effects of heat treatment on the intermetallic compounds and mechanical properties of the stainless steel 321–aluminum 1230 explosive-welding interface, International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials, 24, 2017, 1267–1277, https://doi.org/10.1007/s12613-017-1519-x

 

  1. Pouraliakbar, H., Jandaghi, M.R., Khalaj, G., Constrained groove pressing and subsequent annealing of Al-Mn-Si alloy: Microstructure evolutions, crystallographic transformations, mechanical properties, electrical conductivity and corrosion resistance, Materials and Design, 124, 2017, 34-46, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2017.03.053

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Pouraliakbar, H., Jandaghi, M.R., Gholami, A., Microalloyed steel welds by HF-ERW technique: Novel PWHT cycles, microstructure evolution and mechanical properties enhancement, International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 152, 2017, 15-26, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpvp.2017.04.003

 

  1. Shiran, M.R.K.G., Bakhtiari, H., Mousavi, S.A.-A.A., Khalaj, G., Mirhashemi, S.M., Effect of stand-off distance on the mechanical and metallurgical properties of explosively bonded 321 austenitic stainless steel - 1230 aluminum alloy tubes, Materials Research, 20, 2017, 291-302, https://doi.org/10.1590/1980-5373-MR-2016-0516

 

  1. Pouraliakbar, H., Jandaghi, M.R., Mohammadi Baygi, S.J., Khalaj, G., Microanalysis of crystallographic characteristics and structural transformations in SPDed Al-Mn-Si alloy by dual-straining, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 696, 2017, 1189-1198, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.12.086

 

  1. Mesgari Abbasi, S., Rashidi, A., Ghorbani, A., Khalaj, G., Synthesis, processing, characterization, and applications of red mud/carbon nanotube composites, Ceramics International, 42, 2016, 16738-16743, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2016.07.146

 

  1. Abbasi, S.M., Ahmadi, H., Khalaj, G., Ghasemi, B., Microstructure and mechanical properties of a metakaolinite-based geopolymer nanocomposite reinforced with carbon nanotubes, Ceramics International, 42, 2016, 15171-15176, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2016.06.080

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Khalaj, M.-J., Investigating the corrosion of the Heat-Affected Zones (HAZs) of API-X70 pipeline steels in aerated carbonate solution by electrochemical methods, International Journal of Pressure Vessels and Piping, 145, 2016, 1-12, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpvp.2016.06.001

 

  1. Jandaghi, M.R., Pouraliakbar, H., Khalaj, G., Khalaj, M.-J., Heidarzadeh, A., Study on the post-rolling direction of severely plastic deformed Aluminum-Manganese-Silicon alloy, Archives of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, 16, 2016, 876-887, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.acme.2016.06.005

 

  1. Pouraliakbar, H., Firooz, S., Jandaghi, M.R., Khalaj, G., Nazari, A., Predicting the ultimate grain size of aluminum sheets undergone constrained groove pressing, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 86, 2016, 1639-1658, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00170-015-8212-x

 

  1. Khalaj, M.-J., Ahmadi, H., Lesankhosh, R., Khalaj, G., Study of physical and mechanical properties of polypropylene nanocomposites for food packaging application: Nano-clay modified with iron nanoparticles, Trends in Food Science and Technology, 51, 2016, 41-48, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tifs.2016.03.007

 

  1. Jandaghi, M.R., Pouraliakbar, H., Shiran, M.K.G., Khalaj, G., Shirazi, M., On the effect of non-isothermal annealing and multi-directional forging on the microstructural evolutions and correlated mechanical and electrical characteristics of hot-deformed Al-Mg alloy, Materials Science and Engineering A, 657, 2016, 431-440, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2016.01.056

 

  1. Pouraliakbar, H., Pakbaz, M., Firooz, S., Jandaghi, M.R., Khalaj, G., Study on the dynamic and static softening phenomena in Al-6Mg alloy during two-stage deformation through interrupted hot compression test, Measurement: Journal of the International Measurement Confederation, 77, 2016, 50-53, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2015.08.033

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Pouraliakbar, H., Arab, N., Nazerfakhari, M., Correlation of passivation current density and potential by using chemical composition and corrosion cell characteristics in HSLA steels, Measurement: Journal of the International Measurement Confederation, 75, 2015, 5-11, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2015.07.048

 

  1. Etaat, M., Pouraliakbar, H., Khalaj, G., Ghambari, M., Adhesion strength measurement of nickel layer on the iron-based P/M parts influenced by different surface pre-treatment operations, Measurement: Journal of the International Measurement Confederation, 66, 2015, 204-211,  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2015.02.006

 

  1. Pouraliakbar, H., Khalaj, G., Jandaghi, M.R., Khalaj, M.J., Study on the correlation of toughness with chemical composition and tensile test results in microalloyed API pipeline steels, Journal of Mining and Metallurgy, Section B: Metallurgy, 51, 2015, 173-178, https://doi.org/10.2298/JMMB140525025P

 

  1. Pouraliakbar, H., Khalaj, M.-J., Nazerfakhari, M., Khalaj, G., Artificial Neural Networks for Hardness Prediction of HAZ with Chemical Composition and Tensile Test of X70 Pipeline Steels, Journal of Iron and Steel Research International, 22, 2015, 446-450, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1006-706X(15)30025-X

 

  1. Narimani, N., Zarei, B., Pouraliakbar, H., Khalaj, G., Predictions of corrosion current density and potential by using chemical composition and corrosion cell characteristics in microalloyed pipeline steels, Measurement: Journal of the International Measurement Confederation, 62, 2015, 97-107, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.measurement.2014.11.011

 

  1. Pouraliakbar, H., Khalaj, G., Gomidželović, L., Khalaj, M.-J., Nazerfakhari, M., Duplex ceramic coating produced by low temperature thermo-reactive deposition and diffusion on the cold work tool steel substrate: Thermodynamics, kinetics and modeling, Ceramics International, 41, 2015, 9350-9360, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2015.03.306

 

  1. Pouraliakbar, H., Firooz, S., Jandaghi, M.R., Khalaj, G., Amirafshar, A., Combined effect of heat treatment and rolling on pre-strained and SPDed aluminum sheet, Materials Science and Engineering A, 612, 2014, 371-379, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2014.06.044
  2. Khalaj, G., Pouraliakbar, H., Computer-aided modeling for predicting layer thickness of a duplex treated ceramic coating on tool steels, Ceramics International, 40, 2014, 5515-5522, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2013.10.141

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Yoozbashizadeh, H., Khodabandeh, A., Tamizifar, M., Austenite grain growth modelling in weld heat affected zone of Nb/Ti microalloyed linepipe steel, Materials Science and Technology (United Kingdom), 30, 2014, 424-433, https://doi.org/10.1179/1743284713Y.0000000364

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Khalaj, M.-J., Application of ANFIS for modeling of layer thickness of chromium carbonitride coating, Neural Computing and Applications, 24, 2014, 685-694, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-012-1290-x

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Nazari, A., Yoozbashizadeh, H., Khodabandeh, A., Jahazi, M., ANN model to predict the effects of composition and heat treatment parameters on transformation start temperature of microalloyed steels, Neural Computing and Applications, 24, 2014, 301-308, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-012-1233-6

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Khalaj, M.-J., Modeling layer thickness of duplex ceramic (chromium carbonitride) coating on cold work tool steel using fuzzy logic, Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems, 26, 2014, 2229-2237, https://doi.org/10.3233/IFS-130896

 

  1. Sharifi, M., Arab, N., Khalaj, G., Prediction of toughness through evaluation of alloying elements distribution pattern at heat-affected zone in submerged-arc welding process of API X70 steel, Applied Mechanics and Materials, 467, 2014, 35-40, https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.467.35

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Hassani, S.E.S., Khezrloo, A., Haratifar, E.-A.-D., Split tensile strength of OPC-based geopolymers: Application of DOE method in evaluating the effect of production parameters and their optimum condition, Ceramics International, 40, 2014, 10945-10952, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2014.03.094

 

  1. Faizabadi, M.J., Khalaj, G., Pouraliakbar, H., Jandaghi, M.R., Predictions of toughness and hardness by using chemical composition and tensile properties in microalloyed line pipe steels, Neural Computing and Applications, 25, 2014, 1993-1999, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-014-1687-9

 

  1. Gomidželović, L., Pouraliakbar, H., Khalaj, G., Kostov, A., Thermodynamic analysis of ternary Al-Cu-Ni system, Journal of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, 49, 2014, 402-408, http://dl.uctm.edu/journal/j2014-4

 

  1. Khani Moghanaki, S., Pouraliakbar, H., Jandaghi, M.R., Bagheri, R., Khalaj, G., Calculating post-uniform deformation energy using tensile parameters, Materials Science and Technology (United Kingdom), 30, 2014, 715-718, https://doi.org/10.1179/1743284713Y.0000000390

 

  1. Pouraliakbar, H., Hosseini Monazzah, A., Bagheri, R., Seyed Reihani, S.M., Khalaj, G., Nazari, A., Jandaghi, M.R., Toughness prediction in functionally graded Al6061/SiCp composites produced by roll-bonding, Ceramics International, 40, 2014, 8809-8825, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2014.01.103

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Azimzadegan, T., Khoeini, M., Etaat, M., Artificial neural networks application to predict the ultimate tensile strength of X70 pipeline steels, Neural Computing and Applications, 23, 2013, 2301-2308, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-012-1182-0

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Pouraliakbar, H., Mamaghani, K.R., Khalaj, M.-J., Modeling the correlation between heat treatment, chemical composition and bainite fraction of pipeline steels by means of artificial neural networks, Neural Network World, 23, 2013, 351-367, www.nnw.cz/doi/2013/NNW.2013.23.022.pdf

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Artificial neural network to predict the effects of coating parameters on layer thickness of chromium carbonitride coating on pre-nitrided steels, Neural Computing and Applications, 23, 2013, 779-786, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-012-0994-2

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Khoeini, M., Khakian-Qomi, M., ANN-based prediction of ferrite fraction in continuous cooling of microalloyed steels, Neural Computing and Applications, 23, 2013, 769-777, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-012-0992-4

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Khalaj, M.-J., Modeling the correlation between yield strength, chemical composition and ultimate tensile strength of X70 pipeline steels by means of gene expression programming, International Journal of Materials Research, 104, 2013, 697-702, https://doi.org/10.3139/146.110910

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Yoozbashizadeh, H., Khodabandeh, A., Nazari, A., Modeling hardness of Nb-microalloyed steels using fuzzy logic, Neural Computing and Applications, 23, 2013, 207-214, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-011-0802-4

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Nazari, A., Khoie, S.M.M., Khalaj, M.J., Pouraliakbar, H., Chromium carbonitride coating produced on DIN 1.2210 steel by thermo-reactive deposition technique: Thermodynamics, kinetics and modeling, Surface and Coatings Technology, 225, 2013, 1-10, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2013.02.030

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Nazari, A., Pouraliakbar, H., Prediction of martensite fraction of microalloyed steel by artificial neural networks, Neural Network World, 23, 2013, 93-102, www.nnw.cz/doi/2013/NNW.2013.23.009.pdf

 

  1. Nazari, A., Khalaj, G., Riahi, S., ANFIS-based prediction of the compressive strength of geopolymers with seeded fly ash and rice husk-bark ash, Neural Computing and Applications, 22, 2013, 689-701, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-011-0751-y

 

  1. Khalaj, G.., Nazari, A., Karimi-Livari, A., Application of ANFIS for Modeling of Microhardness of High Strength Low Alloy (HSLA) steels in Continuous Cooling, Materials Research, 16, 2013, 721-730, https://doi.org/10.1590/S1516-14392013005000052  

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Yoozbashizadeh, H., Khodabandeh, A., Nazari, A., Artificial neural network to predict the effect of heat treatments on Vickers microhardness of low-carbon Nb microalloyed steels, Neural Computing and Applications, 22, 2013, 879-888, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00521-011-0779-z

 

  1. Nazari, A., Riahi, S., Khalaj, G., Bohlooli, H., Kaykha, M.M., Prediction of compressive strength of geopolymers with seeded fly ash and rice husk-bark ash by gene expression programming, International Journal of Damage Mechanics, 21, 2012, 1202-1226, https://doi.org/10.1177/1056789511431991

 

  1. Nazari, A., Khalaj, G., Prediction compressive strength of lightweight geopolymers by ANFIS, Ceramics International, 38, 2012, 4501-4510, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2012.02.026

 

  1. Nazari, A., Milani, A.A., Khalaj, G., Modeling ductile to brittle transition temperature of functionally graded steels by ANFIS, Applied Mathematical Modelling, 36, 2012, 3903-3915, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apm.2011.11.032

 

  1. Nazari, A., Khalaj, G., Didehvar, N., Computational investigations of the impact resistance of aluminum-epoxy-laminated composites, International Journal of Damage Mechanics, 21, 2012, 623-646, https://doi.org/10.1177/1056789511411739

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Nazari, A., Modeling split tensile strength of high strength self compacting concrete incorporating randomly oriented steel fibers and SiO2 nanoparticles, Composites Part B: Engineering, 43, 2012, 1887-1892, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2012.01.068

 

  1. Nazari, A., Khalaj, G., Riahi, S., Bohlooli, H., Kaykha, M.M., Prediction total specific pore volume of geopolymers produced from waste ashes by ANFIS, Ceramics International, 38, 2012, 3111-3120, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2011.12.011

 

  1. Riahi, S., Nazari, A., Zaarei, D., Khalaj, G., Bohlooli, H., Kaykha, M.M., Compressive strength of ash-based geopolymers at early ages designed by Taguchi method, Materials and Design, 37, 2012, 443-449, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.matdes.2012.01.030

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Khalaj, M.J., Nazari, A., Microstructure and hot deformation behavior of AlMg6 alloy produced by equal-channel angular pressing, Materials Science and Engineering A, 542, 2012, 15-20, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.msea.2012.02.015

 

  1. Bohlooli, H., Nazari, A., Khalaj, G., Kaykha, M.M., Riahi, S., Experimental investigations and fuzzy logic modeling of compressive strength of geopolymers with seeded fly ash and rice husk bark ash, Composites Part B: Engineering, 43, 2012, 1293-1301, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compositesb.2012.01.012

 

  1. Nazari, A., Khalaj, G., Prediction total specific pore volume of geopolymers produced from waste ashes by fuzzy logic, Materials Research, 15, 2012, 242-252, https://doi.org/10.1590/S1516-14392012005000010

 

  1. Nazari, A., Khalaj, G., Riahi, S., Application of ANFIS for analytical modeling of JIC of functionally graded steels, Mathematical and Computer Modelling, 55, 2012, 1339-1353, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mcm.2011.10.013

 

  1. Khoshakhlagh, A., Nazari, A., Khalaj, G., Effects of Fe2O3 Nanoparticles on Water Permeability and Strength Assessments of High Strength Self-Compacting Concrete, Journal of Materials Science and Technology, 28, 2012, 73-82, https://doi.org/10.1016/S1005-0302(12)60026-7

 

  1. Rafieipour, M.H., Nazari, A., Mohandesi, M.A., Khalaj, G., Improvement compressive strength of cementitious composites in different curing media by incorporating ZrO2 nanoparticles, Materials Research, 15, 2012, 177-184, https://doi.org/10.1590/S1516-14392012005000008

 

  1. Nazari, A., Khalaj, G., Riahi, S., Khalaj, M.J., The influence of Al2O3 nanoparticles on the properties of traditional concrete with ground granulated blastfurnace slag as binder, Cement, Wapno, Beton, , 2011, 311-322, http://www.cementwapnobeton.pl/en/ 

 

  1. Khalaj, G., 2018, Modelling of austenite decomposition transformation of heat affected zone in API-X65 and X70 pipeline steels(in persian), New materials, 9, 33, 125-136, http://jnm.miau.ac.ir/article_3072.html.

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Ahmadi rad, J., 2018, Modelling of austenite formation in weld heat affected zone of API-X65 and X70 pipeline steel(in persian), New Processes in Material Engineering, Accepted.

 

  1. Gholami, A., Khalaj, G., Ghasemi, D., Evaluation of Post-Weld Heat Treatment Cycles Effect on Microstructure and Mechanical Properties at Heat Affected Zone in High Frequency Induction Welding Process of API X60 steel, linepipesteels, Journal of Iranian Foundrymen’s Society, 107, 2015, 47-54, http://irfs.ir/public/fa/contentlist.aspx?intStart=11&catId=5 

 

  1. Pouraliakbar, H., Khalaj, G.,  Khalaj, M., A new generation of high-temperature materials based on Ni3Al intermetallic compounds, Journal of Iranian Foundrymen’s Society, 109, 2015, 40-49, http://irfs.ir/public/fa/viewcontent.aspx?id=111

 

  1. Khalaj, G.,  Nazer-Fakhari, M., Investigation of austenite grain growthand effects of microalloying elements precipitate in linepipesteels, Journal of Iranian Foundrymen’s Society, 105, 2014, 26-35, http://irfs.ir/public/fa/contentlist.aspx?intStart=21&catId=5.

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Khakian-Qomi, M., Fractography and comparison the effect of structure on fatigue of AISI 4340 ferritic-bainitic dual phase steel, Journal of Iranian Foundrymen’s Society , 100, 2012, 53-60, http://irfs.ir/public/fa/contentlist.aspx?intStart=21&catId=5.

 

  1. Khoei, S.M.M., Khalaj, G., Low temperature salt bath coating of vanadium carbonitride on DIN 1.2510 steel (in persian), Amirkabir (Journal of Science and Technology), 16, 2005, 49-56, https://ajsr.aut.ac.ir/article_2233.html.

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Khoei, S.M.M., 2006, Chromium Carbonitride Coating by Immersing into Low Temperature Salt Bath on DIN 1.2510 Steel (in persian), International Journal of Engineering Science, 17, 3, 42-57, https://www.sid.ir/fa/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=63492.

 

  1. Khalaj, G., Khoei, S.M.M., Zafari,A., Bagheri, R., 2004, Effect of Volume Fraction of SiCp on the Yield Strength, Modules of Elasticity and Age Response in Al/SiCp Composite (in persian), Amirkabir Journal of Science and Technology, 15, 60-3, 31-37, https://ajsr.aut.ac.ir/article_2632.html.