Mahdieh received her B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the Kermanshah University of Technology in 2014. She spent her time working in Nanoalvand pharmaceutical company (Tehran, Iran) as a quality control specialist for 18 months. After moving to Australia in 2018, She started working as a research assistant and teaching assistant at the chemical engineering department, Monash University. She worked with PhD researchers on environmental projects including recycling of nanocellulose. She started her PhD in Chemical Engineering at Monash University in 2020. Her PhD is an industrial-based project with the partnership of Paintback® and BASF. She is interested in designing environmentally sustainable processes. During her graduate research degree, she will work on the valorisation of waterborne acrylic paint.
She is interested in camping in nature, she likes Australia’s nature. Also, she watches movies during her spare time.