Dr. Mostafa Yourdkhani

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Contact Information
Office Location: Engineering A110
Phone: (970) 491-1896
Fax: (970) 491-3872
Email: mostafa.yourdkhani@colostate.edu
Personal website: https://www.engr.colostate.edu/yourdkhani


Dr. Mostafa Yourdkhani is an assistant professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Colorado State University. Prior to joining CSU, he was a postdoctoral research associate at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology, and a lecturer in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from McGill University in the area of polymer nanocomposites and composite materials. His research interests and expertise include advanced manufacturing of composites, additive manufacturing of polymers, multi-functional materials, bio-inspired material design, polymer nanocomposites, polymer processing, and multiscale characterization and testing techniques.


  • Ph.D., McGill University – Mechanical Engineering
  • M.E., McGill University – Mechanical Engineering
  • B.S., Sharif University of Technology – Mechanical Engineering