On behalf of the JChPE Editorial Board, I am pleased to announce that Professor Mohammad Hossein Sarrafzadeh has been named Vice President for International Affairs at the University of Tehran, effective September 13, 2020. Professor Sarrafzadeh has an initial background in Chemical Engineering and graduated from Sharif University of Technology (Iran) and Montpellier University (France). During his master's degree and Ph.D. program, he focused on Environmental Biotechnology. The fields of his expertise concern water and wastewater treatment and reuse, separation process, biological process, biofuels, nanofiltration, and membrane bioreactors. At present, he is an expert in the field of industrial water reuse and greywater savings and is known for his idea and works on “Water Closed Loop”. He is serving today as the Chair-holder of UNESCO Chair on Water Reuse.
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