Mehdi Khodaei received his bachelor’s degree in 2005 and master’s degree in 2008 from the Department of Materials Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran. In 2014, he obtained his PhD degree from the University of Tehran, Iran in Nanotechnology-Materials Science. He was also a visiting researcher at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Korea, (March 2012–June 2013). His research area is in the field of Functional Nanocoatings, which is based on chemical, Sputtering deposition, pulsed laser deposition and suspension thermal Spray coatings. He is currently working as an assistant professor at Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering, K.N. Toosi University of Technology, Iran.