Dr. Hadi Bakhshi

E-Mail: Hadi.Bakhshi (at) uni-bayreuth.de
Tel: 0921-554446
Fax: 0921-553393
Building: NW II Bauteil 5.1 PNS Room: 5.1 01 010

Bachelor of Science in Applied Chemistry, Khajeh Nasir Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran (2007)

Master of Science in Polymer Science and Technology Engineering, Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute, Tehran, Iran (2009)

Title of MSc thesis: Preparation and characterization of functional acrylic latexes for improving the physical and mechanical properties of their coatings

Doctoral in Polymer Engineering, Iran Polymer and Petrochemical Institute, Tehran, Iran (2013)

Title of PhD thesis: Preparation and characterization of antibacterial polyurethane coatings based on functionalized soybean oil

Postdoctoral Researcher at Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran (2014-2015)

Postdoctoral Researcher at University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth, Germany (2015-2017)


Research interests:

  • 3D Printing: biofabrication and soft actuators
  • Electrospinning: 2D and 3D scaffolds for tissue engineering
  • Functional polymers: antibacterial, stimuli-responsive
  • Hydrogels: absorbents and in situ forming carriers
  • Biomedical polymers: in situ forming drug delivery systems and functional scaffolds



  • Chen, H. Bakhshi, L. Liu, J. Ji, S. Agarwal, "Combining three-dimensional printing with electrospinning for rapid response and enhanced designability of hydrogel actuators", Advanced Functional Materials (2018). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201800514
  • Liu, H. Bakhshi, S. Jiang, Se. Agarwal, "Composite polymeric membranes with directionally embedded fibers for controlled dual actuation" Macromolecular Rapid Communications (2018). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/marc.201800082
  • Bakhshi, S. Agarwal, "Hyperbranched polyesters as biodegradable and antibacterial additives", Journal of Materials Chemistry B 5 (2017): 6827-6834. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C7TB01301A
  • Bakhshi, S. Agarwal, "Dendrons as active clicking tool for generating non-leaching anti-bacterial materials", Polymer Chemistry 7 (2016): 5322-5330. http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C6PY01105E


Awards and fellowships:

  • Georg Forster Research Fellowship (HERMES) from Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (2015)


My profile on ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0002-1272-8942

My profile on ResearcherID: http://www.researcherid.com/rid/F-3312-2013

My profile on Scopus Author: https://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.uri?authorId=28567518800

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