Peyvasteh Motahareh

Doctoral student, M.Sc.(Phys.)

Education and degree awarded
2016-Present Doctoral student (I4Future program), Opto-Electronics and Measurement Techniques Unit, University of Oulu, Finland
Research Supervisors: Docent, Dr.Sc. (Tech.), PhD Alexey Popov, Prof., PhD Igor Meglinski, Dr.Sc. (Tech.), PhD Alexander Bykov
2012 M.Sc. in Solid State Physics, Department of Physics, K. N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran. Title of thesis: Study and Simulation of Different Mesophases of Liquid Crystal and its Applications in Electronic Displays, in Iran. Supervisors: Dr. S. Setayeshi, Dr. R. Afzalzadeh, Dr. M. Vaezzadeh.
2009 B.Sc. in Physics, Department of Energy Engineering & Physics, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran. Title of thesis: Analysis of Absorption and Reflection of Signals in Layer Media. Supervisor: Dr. S. Setayeshi.

Current position

2017-ongoing: A member of I4Future doctoral program, Imaging for the Future: Novel Imaging and Characterization Methods in Bio, Medical and Environmental Research and Technology Innovations.

2018-ongoing: Vice-president, Univ of Oulu SPIE Student Chapter
2018-ongoing: Vice-president, Univ of Oulu OSA Student Chapter
2016- ongoing: Doctoral student in Photonics, Optoelectronics and Measurement Techniques (OPEM), Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering ITEE, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland

Conferences, schools & research visits
Saratov Fall Meeting, VI Symposium on Optics & Biophotonics and XXII International School for Junior Scientists and Students on Optics, Laser Physics & Biophotonics, Saratov, Russia, September, 2018 (Oral Presentation)
SPIE Optics+Photonics, “Towards non-invasive screening of meat freshness utilizing visible and near-infrared spectroscopy”, A. Popov, M. Peyvasteh, I. Meglinski, San Diego, California, August, 2018 (Oral Presentation)
SPIE Photonics Europe, Strasbourg, France, April, 2018 (Poster)

Summer School on Optics & Photonics, Oulu, Finland, June, 2017 (Organizer)
International young scientist conference "Developments in Optics and Communications", Riga, Latvia, April, 2017 (Oral presentation)
Symposium on Future Prospects for Photonics, Tampere, Finland, December, 2016 (Poster)
École Polytechnique, Applied Optics and Polarimetry group (Mueller-matrix imaging system), March-April 2019, Granted with STSM (COST action), Palaiseau, France

2019 STSM travel grant in terms of COST action CA16118 program for research visit to Laboratory of Physics of Interfaces and Thin Films in Ecole polytechnique, Palaiseau, France

2018 Travel grant from UniOGS (University of Oulu Graduate School) for the SPIE Photonics Europe Conference, Strasbourg, France

2017-2021 Doctoral program fellowship from I4Future doctoral program by Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action at the University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland

2016 CIMO (The Centre for International Mobility) scholarship 

Other education and training, qualifications and skills
2014 Certificate of completion of short-term training course of ‘C++ Programming’ gaining score of 100 (out of 100), Tehran, Iran
2011 Participate in Training Course of LAMMPS Software (Theoretical Study and Practical Workshop) associated with Simulation in NANO Scale workshops, Tehran, Iran

Research skills
Spectroscopy, polarimetry, Optical fibers, Optical imaging, Medical radiation protection, Image processing, Optical systems, molecular dynamics simulation (Large Scale)

Linguistic skills
Persian – Native (mother tongue), English – Fluent, French – Basic, Finnish – Pre-intermediate Arabic – Basic

Programming and computer skills 
Matlab, MS Office, Adobe Photoshop, C/C++, C#, Origin, Fortran, Lammps (Large-scale Atomic/Molecular Massively Parallel Simulator)

M. Peyvasteh, A. Popov, A. Bykov, I. Meglinski, “Towards assessment of meat freshness utilizing visible to near-infrared spectroscopy”, Food Control, Submitted, 2019

M. Borovkova, M. Peyvasteh, O. Dubolazov, Y. Ushenko, V. Ushenko, A. Bykov, S. Deby, J. Rehbinder, T.  Novikova, I. Meglinski, “Complementary analysis of Muller-matrix images of optically anisotropic highly scattering biological tissues”, Journal of the European Optical Society-Rapid Publications, 14(20), 2018

, DOI: 10.1186/s41476-018-0085-9

M. Peyvasteh, A. Popov, I. Meglinski, “Towards non-invasive screening of meat freshness utilizing visible and near-infrared spectroscopy”, Proc. SPIE 10768, Imaging Spectrometry XXII: Applications, Sensors, and Processing, 107680E, 2018, DOI: 10.1117/12.2320934;

Last updated: 6.5.2019