Dr. Mahmood Aliofkhazraei works in the corrosion and surface engineering group at the Tarbiat Modares University. He is the head of Aliofkhazraei research group (www.aliofkhazraei.com). Dr. Aliofkhazraei has received several honors, including the Khwarizmi award and the best young nanotechnologist award of Iran. He is a member of the International Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE International) and International Society of Electrochemistry (ISE). His research focuses on materials science, nanotechnology and its use in surface and corrosion science.