Regarding to vast investment by Islamic Republic of Iran in the field of materials and metallurgy and according to emphasis on the development for metallurgy technology through the 4th five- year development plan, which are in keeping with the 20-year outlook program; as well as respecting to recent globally concerns about energy crisis, the department of advanced materials and renewable energies was established in 2006.
The academic staffs of this department by cooperation of engineers and technicians as well as Ph.D. and M.Sc. students are working in four following research groups:  *.  Advanced and Nano materials.
 *. Corrosion and Surface Engineering.
 *. Renewable Energies.