A Passion For Metal.

Vahid Javaheri

Ph.D. Candidate

Ph.D. Candidate
Material Science and Engineering


Department of Materials Engineering and Production Technology, University of Oulu, Finland. In fact, I'm working on the Marie-Sklodowska Curie project, WP3, which is an European Industrial Doctoral program. Pipeline application for a new gradient wear material. 

Research interests

  • Material Charactrization
  • Texture
  • Thermodynamic Simulation
  • Induction Hardening
  • Slurry Erosion
  • Phase Transformation

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Selected publications

  • Javaheri, Vahid; Nyyssönen, Tuomo; Grande, Bjørnar; Porter, David (2018) Computational Design of a Novel Medium-Carbon, Low-Alloy Steel Microalloyed with Niobium. - Journal of materials engineering and performance 27 (6), 2978-2992 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Javaheri, Vahid; Nyo, Tun Tun; Porter, David (2018) On the Role of Nb on the Texture and Microstructure of a Novel As-Rolled Medium Carbon Wear Resistant Slurry Pipeline Steel. (Artikkeli tieteellisessä konferenssijulkaisussa). - 9th International Symposium on High-Temperature Metallurgical Processing (TMS 2018). Hwang, J.-Y.; Jiang, T.; Kennedy, M.W et al.. The minerals, metals & materials series. Cham. 365-379. [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Javaheri, Vahid; Porter, David; Kuokkala, Veli-Tapani (2018) Slurry erosion of steel – Review of tests, mechanisms and materials. - Wear 408-409, 248-273 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Kaijalainen, A.; Javaheri, V.; Lindell, D.; Porter, D.A. (2018) Development of crystallographic texture under plane and shear strain in ultrahigh-strength strip steels. (Artikkeli tieteellisessä konferenssijulkaisussa). - 18th International Conference on Textures of Materials (ICOTOM-18) 6–10 November 2017, St George, Utah, USA. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 375, IOP Publishing, 012026. [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Javaheri, Vahid; Khodaie, Nasseh; Kaijalainen, Antti; Porter, David (2018) Effect of niobium and phase transformation temperature on the microstructure and texture of a novel 0.40% C thermomechanically processed steel. - Materials characterization 142, 295-308 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Sehri, Masoud; Ghayour, Hamid; Amini, Kamran; Naseri, Masaab; Rastegari, Habib; Javaeri, Vahid (2018) Effects of cryogenic treatment on microstructure and wear resistance of Fe-0.35C-6.3Cr martensitic steel. - Acta metallurgica slovaca 24 (2), 134-146 . [Original]
  • Mohammadnejad, Mahyar; Javaheri, Vahid; Shamanian, Morteza; Rizaneh, Shahram; Szpunar, Jerzy A (2018) Insight to the Microstructure Characterization of a HP Austenitic Heat Resistant Steel after Long-term Service Exposure. - Acta metallurgica slovaca 24 (4), 296-305 . [Original]
  • Javaheri, Vahid; Khodaei, Nasseh; Nyo, Tun Tun; Porter, David A. (2018) Induction Hardening of a 0.40 % C Novel Microalloyed Steel: Effects of Heating Rate on the Prior Austenite Grain Size. - Materials Science Forum 941, 64-70 . [Original]
  • Javaheri, V.; Kolli, S.; Grande, B.; Porter, D. (2019) Insight into the induction hardening behavior of a new 0.40% C microalloyed steel: Effects of initial microstructure and thermal cycles. - Materials characterization 149, 165-183 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Visuri, Ville-Valtteri; Ramasetti, Eshwar Kumar; Fabritius, Timo; Das, Prerana; Capone, Luigino; Alia, Najib; Arenas Jaén, Manuel Jesús; Petzold, Thomas, Hömberg, Dietmar, Javaheri, Vahid; Kolli, Satish Kumar; Porter, David; Ramesh Babu, Shashank (2019) MIMESIS – Mathematics and Materials Science for Steel Production and Manufacturing. - Materia 77 (2), 45-53

Research visits

  • Weierstrass Institute, Berlin, Germany
    1.5.2016 to 31.7.2016

    Mainly focused on the simulation of multi-field problems especially on an electromagnetic-thermal system.

  • EFD Induction Group, Skien, Norway
    1.10.2016 to 31.12.2018

    Mainly worked on the Metallurgical aspects of the tube and tube induction hardening for about 15 months.

  • SSAB, Raahe, Finland
    1.8.2018 to 31.10.2018

    Mainly focused on the Hot Deformation and Pipe Manufacturing Process.