Oklahoma State University


Assistant Professortahsini.sized


Office: 342 Physical Science

Phone: (405) 744-4370

Email: tahsini@okstate.edu



  • B.S., 2001, Azarbaijan University, Tabriz, Iran
  • M.Sc., 2003, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
  • Ph.D. 2009, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran


Professional Experience:

  • Postdoc., 2009-2011, Ewha Woman’s University & Johns Hopkins University
  • Postdoc., 2011-2014, Boston University


Research Interests:

  • Ligand design to support high and low oxidation states of transition metals (TM)
  • TM complexes of N-heterocyclic carbenes in C-H functionalization reactions
  • Catalytic O-O and N-N bond cleavage
  • Kinetic analysis and mechanistic studies
  • Electrochemistry
  • Sustainable energy and hydrogen production


Tahsini Lab Website