B.A.Sc. and M.A.Sc. (Sharif University of Technology), Ph.D. (Toronto), P.Eng, Post-doc (MIT), Associate Professor, Dept. of Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, University of Toronto


Phone: (416) 978-7568
Fax: (416) 978-8605
Email: g.azimi@utoronto.ca

Research Areas

  • Urban mining and advanced recycling of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Supercritical fluid extraction
  • Carbon management through the development of a “green electrochemical technology” for iron extraction and steel refining
  • Industrial solid waste reduction through waste valorization to produce strategic materials like rare earth elements, lithium and cobalt
  • Development of innovative materials with unique properties (hydrophobicity, anti-scaling) with far-reaching applications in structural and energy materials sectors
  • Energy storage focusing on the development of a new generation (post lithium) of rechargeable batteries

Consulting Activity


Complete CV available upon request.