Department of Organic Colorants

Research Activities

  1. Traditional pigments
  2. Magnetic pigments
  3. Photoluminescent pigments
  4. Pearl Pigment
  5. Anti-bacterial pigment
  6. Self-cleaning pigment
  7. Wave absorbent pigments
  8. Anticorrosion pigments
  9. Enamels
  10. Glaze of tile and porcelain bodies
  11. High temperature coatings
  12. Anti-bacterial, Self-cleaning and Anti fouling coatings
  13. Rheological properties of ceramic slips and colloids
  14. Stabilizing of Suspension


  1. Synthesis and formulation of various inorganic pigments, glazes and inorganic coatings
  2. Characterization of types of inorganic pigments, glazes and coatings
  3. Establishing of teaching and workshops periods in fields of:
  4. Inorganic pigments
  5. Glaze
  6. Ceramic coatings
  7. Ceramic raw materials
  8. Colloid systems
  9. Rheology of slip
  10. Consulting and defining of industrial and scientific research projects related to above subjects.

Research projects

  1. Synthesis and Absorption of Carbon Nanotubes
  2. Design and Fabrication of Equipment for NEDSA
  3. Optimization of The Rheological and Stability Properties of Colloidal Silica Suspension
  4. Synthesis of ZnS Nanoparticles using Polymer or Silica Templates and Coatings and Investigation of its Luminescence Properties in the Presence of Different Dopants
  5. Synthesis of Nanocomposite Based on Titania by the Microemulsion
  6. The Effect of Alkali Elements on Structure and Anticorrosion Properties of Zinc Phosphate Pigment
  7. Investigation of Physical Properties of a Nano Ceramic Ink for Ink- Jet Printing
  8. Study of Emitted Aromatic Pollutants Removal with The Application of Nano Titanium Dioxide on Wall Coatings
  9. Investigation of Anti-Corrosion Performance of Zinc Phosphate Pigment in The Presence of Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
  10. Study of Producing Nano Gold Particles and their Coatings on Crystal Wears
  11. Silica Coating of Iron Oxide and Cobalt Ferrite Nanopigments to Improve their Chemical Resistance
  12. Designing (Tailoring) Suitable Luster Glaze formulation for Tile (Ceramic) Industries
  13. Synthesis of Hematite - Silica - Zircon Inclusion as a New Ceramic Pigment
  14. Low Melting Protective Coatings (Enamels) for Aluminum
  15. Promotion of Searching activities and Funding Opportunities for ICRC
  16. Compilation of Standards for Industrial Inorganic Pigments
  17. Calculation of the Thermal Expansion Coefficients of Oxides in Glazes
  18. Synthesis of Active Carbon
  19. Characterization of Mixing Phenomenon in Agitated Vessels
  20. Alumina - Cordierite Saggars Suitable for Ceramic Pigments Firing
  21. Investigation Effective Factors of Producing Color in Ceramic Glaze on its Changes of Color Coordinates
  22. Synthesis and Characterization of Inorganic Spinel Pigment Using Chemical Synthesis Method


  1. Planetary Mono Mill
  2. Pycnometer
  3. Vibratory Sieve Shakers
  4. Autoclave
  5. Polarizing microscope
  6. Ultrasonic Homogenizer
  7. Laboratory Tube Furnaces
  8. Bottom Loading Furnaces
  9. Laboratory Chamber Furnaces
  10. Vertical Controlled Atmosphere Split Tube Furnace

Group Members






Head of department

Dr. Ebrahim Ghasemi



Faculty member

Dr. Hasan Admadi Moghaddam



Faculty member

Dr. Maryam Hoseini Zori



Faculty member

Dr. Roya Aghababazadeh



Research expert

Eng. Maryam Salehi




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