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Masoud Soroush


Office CAT 279
Phone 215-895-1710
Fax 215-895-5837
Email masoud.soroush@drexel.edu
Websites: Research Group Website
Curriculum Vitae Masoud Soroush CV


PhD, Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, 1992
MSE, Electrical Engineering: Systems, University of Michigan, 1991
MSE, Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, 1988
BS, Chemical Engineering, Abadan Institute of Technology, Iran, 1985

Honors and Awards

  • NSF Faculty Early CAREER Award, 1997
  • The O. Hugo Schuck Best Paper Award, American Automatic Control Council, 1999 (with S. Tatiraju and R. Mutharasan)
  • Faculty Achievement Award for Excellence in Teaching, Drexel University, 1999
  • Research Initiation Award, Petroleum Research Fund–American Chemical Society, 1994
  • Best Presentation Awards, American Control Conferences, 1998, 2006, 2012

Research Interests

  • Process Systems Engineering
  • Power Generation (from Renewable Energy Sources) and Storage Systems
  • Polymer Engineering
  • Probabilistic Fault Detection and Identification, and Dynamic Risk Assessment

Selected Publications

Ahooyi, T.M.; Soroush, M.; Arbogast, J.E.; Seider, W.D.; Oktem, U.G. Maximum-Likelihood Maximum-Entropy Constrained Probability Density Function Estimation for Prediction of Rare Events. AlChE J. 2014, 60 (3), 1013-1026.

Moghadam, N.; Srinivasan, S.; Grady, M.C.; Rappe, A.M.; Soroush, M. Theoretical Study of Chain Transfer to Solvent Reactions of Alkyl Acrylates. J. Phys. Chem. A 2014, in press.

Ahooyi, T.M.; Arbogast, J.E.; Oktem, U.; Seider, W.D.; Soroush, M. Maximum-likelihood Maximum-Entropy Estimation of Multivariate Probability Density Functions. AlChE J. 2014, 60(3), 1013-1026.

Liu, S.; Srinivasan, S.; Grady, M.C.; Soroush, M.; Rappe, A.M. Backbiting and beta-Scission Reactions in Free-Radical Polymerization of Methyl Acrylate. Int. J. Quantum Chem. 2014, 114(5), 345-360.

Bavarian, M.; Najati, S.; Lee, D.; Lau, K.K.S.; Soroush, M. Theoretical and Experimental Study of a Dye Sensitized Solar Cell. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2014, 53 (13), 5234-5247.

Oktem, U.G.; Seider, W.D.; Soroush, M.; Pariyani, A. Improve process safety with near-miss analysis. Chem. Eng. Prog. 2013, 109 (5) 20-27.

Moghadam, N.; Liu, S.; Srinivasan, S.; et al. Computational Study of Chain Transfer to Monomer Reactions in High-Temperature Polymerization of Alkyl Acrylates. J. Phys. Chem. A 2013, 117(12), 2605-2618.

Bavarian, M.; Kevrekidis, I.G.; Benziger, J.B.; et al. Modeling and Bifurcation Analysis of a Coionic Conducting Solid Oxide Fuel Cell. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2013, 52(9), 3165-3177.

Soroush, M.; Chmielewski, D. J. Process systems opportunities in power generation, storage and distribution. Comput. Chem. Eng. 2013, 51(SI), 86-95.

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