Dr Aydin Berenjian

Aydin Berenjian

Senior Lecturer

Qualifications: PhD (Sydney Uni), PCert (Newcastle Uni)

Papers Taught

Research Interests

  • Biopharmaceuticals
  • Functional Foods
  • Nanobiotechnology
  • Bioprocess Intensification


Bioprocess Virtual Laboratory (an open source virtual reality fermentation software)

Current Postgraduate Supervision

  • Dr. Rajab Abousnina (Postdoctoral Fellow)
  • Mr. Ali Akhtar (PhD)
  • Mr. Keith Soo (PhD)
  • Ms. Neha Lal (PhD)


  • Dr. Mostafa Seifan (currently works at University of Waikato)
  • Dr. Dinali Ranmadugala (currently works at National Aquatic Resources Research and Development Agency)
  • Dr. Ehsan Mahdinia (currently works at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences)
  • Dr. Mozhdeh Zamani (currently works at Shiraz University of Medical Sciences)
  • Dr. Zeinab Karimi (currently works at Gerash University)
  • Dr. Mohammad Bagher Ghoshoon (currently works at Shiraz University of Medical Sciences)
  • Dr. Donya Novin (currently works at Tatua dairy company)
  • Dr. Saima Haroon (currently works at Waikato Institute of Technology)

Open Positions

We are always looking for talented Postdoctoral Fellows and PhD students. If you are interested to join our team, please send your resume/CV via email to [email protected]


Recent Publications

  • Taghizadeh, S. -M., Ebrahiminezhad, A., Raee, M. J., Ramezani, H., Berenjian, A., & Ghasemi, Y. (2022). A Study of l-Lysine-Stabilized Iron Oxide Nanoparticles (IONPs) on Microalgae Biofilm Formation of Chlorella vulgaris. Molecular Biotechnology. doi:10.1007/s12033-022-00454-8

  • Jafarizadeh-Malmiri, H., Anarjan, N., & Berenjian, A. (2022). Developing three-component ginger-cinnamon-cardamom composite essential oil nanoemulsion as natural food preservatives. Environmental Research, 204. doi:10.1016/j.envres.2021.112133

  • Purchase, C. K., Al Zulayq, D. M., O’brien, B. T., Kowalewski, M. J., Berenjian, A., Tarighaleslami, A. H., & Seifan, M. (2022). Circular economy of construction and demolition waste: A literature review on lessons, challenges, and benefits. Materials, 15(1). doi:10.3390/ma15010076

  • Yari, T., Vaghari, H., Adibpour, M., Jafarizadeh-Malmiri, H., & Berenjian, A. (2022). Potential application of Aspergillus terreus, as a biofactory, in extracellular fabrication of silver nanoparticles. Fuel, 308. doi:10.1016/j.fuel.2021.122007

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Contact Details

Email: [email protected]
Room: EF.3.02
Phone: +64 7 858 5119