Amin Salehi-Khojin

Assistant Professor
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
University of Illinois at Chicago
Room 3055, ERF
(312) 413-1031

Research Interests

  • Advanced Materials Synthesis
  • Graphene Based Devices
  • CO2 Conversion Systems
  • Carbon Nanotubes 



Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University


  • Graphene Grain Boundary Based Chemical Sensors. 
    Amin Salehi-khojin, Poya Yasaei, Bijandra Kumar. 2014. U.S. patent application No. DH073, filed June 2014.
  • Transition metal dichalcogenides (TMDCs) based catalysts for CO2 reduction. 
    Amin Salehi-khojin, Mohammad Asadi, Bijandra Kumar. 2013. U.S. Patent identification No. DG107. Filed Febreary 2013.
  • Electrocatalysts for Carbon Dioxide Conversion. 
    Richard I. Masel, Amin Salehi-khojin. 2013. U.S. patent application No.13/032,354, filed Apr 12,2012, and issued Jun 20, 2013.
  • Graphene-Based Sensor.
    Richard I. Masel, Amin Salehi-khojin, David Estrada. 2012.U.S. Patent Application No. 13/032,354, filed Feb 22, 2011, and issued Aug 23, 2012.