Prof. Roya Dastjerdi
Yazd university, Iran
Organizing Committee Member
Roya Dastjerdi, PhD, Associate Professor, winner of national and international awards e.g. the first “Women Award in Science (Prof. Maryam Mirzakhani Award)”, 2017, (she has received this nationwide award due to directing and performing the most creative, original and well-engineered research works, outstanding book, patents and other high quality academic activities. She donated the prize to charity to help sick needy children). She has successfully worked on the main fundamental challenges on different humanitarian aspects of thin, lightweight, flexible and smart nano-bio-engineered materials “nano-bio-engineered textiles and polymers”; her accomplishments offer pathways for many advances (see “Research excellence” menu).
She, “as the main author”, has published 27 ISI papers in the field of nano-bio-engineered textiles cited by more than1700 so far (https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=VeC4KAEAAAAJ&hl=en), 8 of these ISI papers have been recorded as one of the "Top 25 Hottest Articles" or "Top 20 Articles", “Featured Articles” or awarded as "the most outstanding paper (International Awards or achievements)", One of them has been selected as "ScienceDirect Top 25 hottest articles" across all subject areas and all journals in 2011 full year (see “Awards and Honors” menu). She has written an exceptional book and recorded 20 patents in this field in Persian.