Born 1967, Married, One child,

tafaghodi@irost.org

Dr. Bahram Tafaghodinia

Assistant professor

Head of Applied Entomolgy Department

at Iranian Research Organization of science & Technology

I.R.O.S.T.


                                        Ecologist, Enthomologist

 

 

Tehran University

Tehran, Iran

§         Developed computer data–bank for insect museum.

§         Design computer program to identify the families of Chalcidoidea.

§         Teaching applied simulation in plant protection (MS & PHD courses)

§         Developed life table of Urygaster integriceps (the most important pest in Iran) and computer program to calculate it.

 Iranian Research Organization for Science and Technology

Tehran, Iran

§         Head of applied entomology department

§         Established the product line of Encarsia formosa, the parasitoid of Trialeurodes vaporariorum.

§         Member of agriculture scientific board of Agricultural Institute

§         Manager of Scientific, Industrial and Technological centers

Forest pest and disease institute

Tehran, Iran (1997-1998)

§         Part-time research assistant.

§         Developed computer program model for dispersion of aphids.

 Azad University 

Arak, Iran  (2003-2004)

§         Teaching IPM, Insect Ecology and Biological control (MS course)

Ministry of commercial

Tehran, Iran (1996-2004)

Advisor

 

  • Education
 

 

1986–1991                    Chamran University                          Ahvaz, Iran.

 BS. (Plant protection)

 

1991–1994                    Tehran University                             Tehran, Iran.

 MS. (Agricultural Entomology)

 

1995–2001                    Tarbiat modarres University            Tehran, Iran.

 Ph.D. (Agricultural Entomology)

 

  • Other

          professional

         activities

 

 

§          Member of Editorial Board of WSEAS Transaction on Biology and Biomedicine, Greece

§          Member of Scientific Committee of Applied Mathematic of WSEAS, Greece

§          Member of World Scientific Engineering Academy and Society, Greece

§         Member of European Whitefly Study Network, UK

§         Member of Iranian National Codex Committee of Pesticide Residues, Iran

§         Member of  36th international Codex Committee of Pesticide residues, The Netherlands

§         Member of  38th international Codex Committee of Pesticide residues, The Netherlands 

§         Chairman of International Conference of Mathematics in Biology and Chemistry, Italy

Chairman of International Conference of Mathematical Biology and Ecology, Italy
 
  • Professional

            Affiliation

 

 

  •  Member of the International Society of Mathematical Biology 

  •  Member of the Entomological Society of Iran

  •  Member of the Phytopatological Society of Iran

  •  Member of the International Mountain Environment Protection Committee

 

   
 
  • Publication

 

1.        Quality control of Trichogramma Sp. (1995). 12th Plant protection Congress of Iran. Tehran.  

2.        Sample size of Eurygaster integriceps (1995). 12th Plant protection Congress of Iran. Tehran.

3.        Introduction two mite parasites of Eurygaster integriceps in Karaj (1995). 12th Plant protection Congress of Iran, Tehran.

4.        Evaluation of pests control methods in Iran (1996). Commercial ministry report, Tehran.

5.        Role of models in pest management (1996). The first Congress of Role of Promotion in Natural Resource Protection, Tehran.

6.        Morphological characteristic of Encarsia formosa and identify key for Trialeurodes vaporariorum parasitoid (1996). Iranian Organization for Science and Technology Report, Tehran.

7.        Effects of pesticides in environment pollution (1997). The second congress of Environment Protection, Mashhad.

8.        Evaluation of pesticides consumption in Iran (1997). Commercial ministry report, Tehran.

9.        Mass rearing of Encarsia formosa,(1997). Iranian Organization for Science and Technology Report, Tehran.

10.     Pesticides effects on human health (2001). Commercial ministry report, Tehran.

11.     Simulation of immature stages development of greenhouse whitefly population (2001). Journal of Applied Entomology and Phytophthology, (64) 132-149.  

12.     Engineering based computer simulation of population growth of greenhouse whitefly, (2003) WSEAS Transaction on computer. (2) 2: 321-326

13.     Population dynamics of Eurygaster integriceps in Karaj, (2003) WSEAS transaction on biology and Biomedicine, (1) 1:36-39

14.     Numerical simulation of greenhouse whitefly (Trialeurodes vaporariorum) population growth, (2004). Proceeding of 2nd European whitefly symposium, Cavtat, Croatia

15.     Evaluation of rearing of greenhouse whitefly (trialeurodes vaporariorum) on thin layer of squash fruit (2004). Proceeding of 2nd European whitefly symposium, Cavtat, Croatia

16.     Mass rearing quality control and evaluation of Encarsia Formosa for biological control of Trialeurodes vaporariorum in Iran greenhouse condition (2004). Proceeding of 2nd European whitefly symposium, Cavtat, Croatia

17.     Simulation and Mathematical modeling of controlled release of Ondansetron, (2004) WSEAS transaction on Biology and biomedicine, (4) 1: 395-398

18.     LOTKA – VOLTERA type differential equations model of Trialeurodes vaporariorum- Encarsia formosa interaction (2004) WSEAS transaction on biology and Biomedicine, (3) 1: 316-319

19.     Teaching to computer based on neural network model (2004) WSEAS Transaction on Information Science and Applications , (1) 1: 613-617     

  20.  Functinal response of Exochomus nigromaculatus (Col.: Coccinellidae) to different densities of Aphis neri and Aphis     craccivora (2005) WSEAS transactions on Biology and Biomedicine, (1) 2: 128-132

 

Farsi Resume

Bahram Tafaghodinia

Department of Applied Entomology
Iranian Reseach Organization of Science & technology
#71, Forsat St. Engelab Ave.Tehran, Iran
tel: (098)-021-6028135
e-mail:
tafaghodi@irost.org
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