Nima Najafi Ziarani
PhD Student
Postgraduate Student
MTU Cork Energy Transition Materials & Structures


Nima was born and raised in Iran. Prior to arriving at CIT, he earned a master’s degree in mechanical engineering (Energy Conversion) at the University of Guilan, a university in North of Iran, with a focus on Thermal Comfort and CFD. Nima plans to continue his work on passive cooling systems in buildings, and is interested in assessing several low-energy building techniques to be an active participant in Near Zero-Energy-Building (nZEB) goal in the future. 

Current Activities

Researching on Single-sided natural ventilation with louvres at opening both experimentally and numerically.