Omid Oudbashi

Assistant Professor
Department of Conservation of Historic and Cultural Properties
Faculty of Conservation
Art University of Isfahan
P.O.Box: 1744, Isfahan, Iran

Biography

2009-2013: Art University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, PhD in Conservation of Historic and Cultural Artefacts.
Thesis: Evaluation of Corrosion Morphology and Conservation Conditions in Excavated Bronze Collections Based on Metal-Environment-Corrosion System
Advisors: Dr. S. Mohammadamin Emami, Prof. Dr. Parviz Davami, Dr. Hossein Ahmadi

2003-2006: Art university of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, M.A. degree in Conservation of Historic and Cultural Artefacts.
Thesis: Corrosion and conservation of Haft Tappeh metal objects based of Archaeometallurgical data.
Supervisor: Hamidreza Bakhshandehfard, Advisors: Prof. Dr. Ingo Keesmann, S. Mohammadamin Emami

1997-2002: Art University, Pardis college of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, B.A. degree in Conservation of historic objects.
Final Project: Theoretical part: Investigation on Application of Corrosion Inhibitors in Copper-Based Artefacts. Practical part: Conservation of Two Bronze Artefacts from Luristan.

1984-1996: Primary and High School, Khoramabad, Iran.

Research Interest

Conservation Principles of Cultural Heritage, Archaeological Conservation, Preventive Conservation, Conservation of Ancient and Historic Metals, Glasses and Stones
Corrosion of Archaeological Metals and Glasses, Decay of Stone Artefacts and Decorations
Archaeometry and Identification of Production Methods in Ancient World Ancient Mining and Archaeometallurgy

Scientific Activities

Publications

Conferences:
1- Oudbashi, Omid, Study and Examination on effectiveness improvement of a corrosion inhibitor, Proceedings of the 6th symposium on Conservation and Restoration of Historical Artifacts and Architectural Decorations, 18-20 October 2003, Tehran, RCCCR-ICHTO Publication, first publishing, 2006, pp: 161-174 (Farsi).
2- Oudbashi, Omid, A note on Achaemenian stone repairs based on theory of Conservation, Proceedings of the 7th symposium on Conservation and Restoration of Historical Artifacts and Architectural Decorations, 4-6 December 2005, Tehran, ICHTO Publication, Tehran, 2009, pp: 223-231(Farsi).
3- Oudbashi, Omid, Identification of Corrosion Mechanism in Metal Objects of Haft Tappeh Museum and Presentation of Approaches for Their Treatment, Storage and Display, Proceedings of the 8th symposium on Conservation and Restoration of Historical Artifacts and Architectural Decorations, 3-5 December 2007, Tehran, RCCCR-ICHTO Publication, pp: 237-246 (Farsi).
4- Oudbashi, Omid, Shekofte, A., Lime Production by Traditional Methods in Khuzestan Province, Iran, Proceedings of 2nd Conference of Domestic Technologies of Iran, 19-21 may 2009, Iranian University of Science and technology Publications, 2009 (Farsi).
5- Oudbashi, Omid, Emami, S. M., Davami, P., Archaeometallurgy in Luristan Region: Investigation on Chemical and Structural Aspects of Bronze Artifacts from Sangtarashan Archaeological Site of Khorramabad (First Millennium B.C.), Proceedings of 4th Joint Conference of Society of Metallurgy Engineers and Society of Casting of Iran, 15th-16th November 2010, Iranian University of Science and technology Publications, 2010 (Farsi).
6- Emami, S. M., Oudbashi, Omid, Petrology of Copper Smelting Slags from Meymand Historic Village based on Archaeometallurgical Investigations, Proceedings of First National Conference of Copper, Kerman Iran, Kerman University, 2011, pp: 344-354 (Farsi).
7- Oudbashi, Omid, Mortazavi, M., Hassanpour, A., Alternating Forging- Annealing Operation in Manufacturing Ancient Bronze Small Shield Pins from Luristan, Proceedings of 6th Joint Conference of Society of Metallurgy Engineers and Society of Casting of Iran, 6th-8th November 2012, University of Tehran Publications, 2012 (Farsi).
8- Oudbashi, Omid, Hassanpour, A., Malekzadeh, M., Archaeometallurgical Investigations in Sangtarashan Site of Lorestan, First millennium BC, International Congress of Young Archaeologists, University of Tehran, 27-29 October 2013, University of Tehran Press, Tehran, 2014, 633-644 (Farsi).
9- Oudbashi, Omid, Emami, S. M., Bakhshandehfard, H., Preliminary Archaeometallurgical Studies on Mineralogical Structure and Chemical Composition of Ancient Metal Objects and Slag from Haft Tepe, Southwest Iran, Khuzestan (Middle Elamite Period), Proceedings of 36th International Symposium on Archaeometry, ISA 2006, 2-6 May 2006, Quebec City, Canada, 2009, pp:407-412.
10- Oudbashi, Omid, Emami, S. M., Bakhshandehfard, H., Primary study on corrosion in metal objects of haft Tepe ancient site, Southwest Iran, Proceeding of 2nd International Conference Archaeometallurgy in Europe, Aquileia, Italy, 17-21 June 2007, ASSOCIAZIONE ITALIANA DI METALLURGIA, 2007.
11- Oudbashi, Omid, Ancient Stone Quarry in Chehel Maran closed by Kangavar Archaeological complex (Anahita Temple), west of Iran, Proceeding of INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AMiTEM 2008, ANCIENT MINING IN TURKEY AND EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN, June 15-22, 2008, ANKARA, TURKEY, ATILIM university Publications, 2008, pp: 371-381.
12- Emami, S. M., Oudbashi, Omid, Comparative Analysis on Polymetallic Ore Sources with Respect on Archaeometallurgical Melting Process in Lasoleyman Area closed by Meymand Cave Dwelling Village in Kerman, Central Iran, Proceeding of INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AMiTEM 2008 ANCIENT MINING IN TURKEY AND EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN, June 15-22, 2008, ANKARA, TURKEY, ATILIM university Publications, 2008, pp: 351-369.
13- Oudbashi, Omid, Siapoosh, B., Siapoosh, M., Shekofte, A., Consolidation of Limestone by Lime Method in Sangneveshteh Historic Monument, Khoramabad, West of Iran – a Practical Case, Proceedings of International Symposium” Stone Consolidation in Cultural Heritage -research and practice”, May 06- 07 2008, LNEC, LISBON, PORTUGAL, LNEC Publications, 2008, pp: 289-297.
14- Oudbashi, Omid, Shekofte A., Traditional methods of gypsum production in province of Khuzestan, southwest of Iran, Proceedings of 1st Historical Mortars Conference, HMC08, 24-26 September 2008, LNEC, LISBON, PORTUGAL, LNEC Publications, 2008.
15- Siapoosh B., Oudbashi, Omid, Moradi Y., Characterization of historic mortars used in some Sasanian and early Islamic buildings in Kermanshah, West of Iran, Proceedings of 1st Historical Mortars Conference, HMC08, 24-26 September 2008, LNEC, LISBON, PORTUGAL, LNEC Publications, 2008.
16- Mortazavi, M., Oudbashi, Omid, Influence of Heat Treatment in Formation of Martensitic Structure in Historical Bronzes, Proceedings of International Conference on Materials Heat Treatment, ICMH 2010, May 11-14 2010, Isfahan, Iran.
17- Oudbashi, Omid, Mortazavi, M., Some Aspects of Heat Treatment in Ancient and Historic Copper Alloy Artefacts, Proceedings of International Conference on Materials Heat Treatment (ICMH 2011), Islamic Azad University, Majlesi Branch, May 10-12, 2011, Isfahan, Iran.
18- Oudbashi, Omid, Emami, S. M., Davami, P., Microstructural and chemical interpretation of bronze artefacts from Sangtarashan Iron Age site, Luristan, Western Iran, Metalla, International Conference Archaeometallurgy in Europe III, Sonderheft 4, 2011, pp: 286-287.
19- Oudbashi, Omid, Hasanpour, A., Malekzadeh, M., The Luristan Bronzes in Sangtarashan: Bronze Technology in Western Iran in the First Millennium BC, Proceedings of the XVIIth International Congress on Ancient Bronzes, Izmir, Monographie Instrumentum 52, Alessandra Giumlia-Mair and Carol C. Mattusch (Eds.), 2016, pp: 17-27.
20- Emami, S. M., Oudbashi, Omid, Asgari-Chaverdi, A., Callieri, P., Analysis of Some Copper Alloy Artefacts from New Excavations in Parsa (Persepolis), Greek and Roman Bronzes from the Eastern Mediterranean, Acta of the XVIIth International Bronze Congress, Izmir, May 20 – 25, 2011, ed. Ergün LAFLI. Colloquia Anatolica et Aegaea. Acta congressus communis omnium gentium Smyrnae IV.
21- Omid Oudbashi, FROM EXCAVATION TO PRESERVATION :PREVENTIVE CONSERVATION APPROACHES IN ARCHAEOLOGICAL BRONZE COLLECTIONS, La conservation-restauration des métaux archéologiques :des premiers soins à la conservation durable, S. Clerbois (Ed.), Institut du Patrimoine Wallon, 2015, pp. 29-35.
22- Oudbashi, Omid, Shekofteh, A., Makhzani, S., Siapoosh, M., Conservation of Metal Collection in Ebn-e Sina Museum, Hamedan, Iran: from Interventive to Preventive Approaches, YOCOCU 2014: Professionals’ Experiences in Cultural Heritage Conservation in America, Europe, and Asia, Edited by Andrea Macchia, Fernanda Prestileo, Simone Cagno and Fariz Khalilli, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2016, pp. 189-201.
23- Oudbashi, Omid, Shekofteh, A., Chemical and Microstructural Analysis of Some Achaemenian Silver Alloy Artefacts from Hamedan, Western Iran, Abstracts of YOCOCU 2014, Youth in the Conservation of Cultural Heritage, 28-30 May 2014, Agsu, Azerbaijan.
24- Oudbashi, Omid, Microstructure of Ancient Silver Artefacts: Effect of Copper Content in Formation of Different Microstructures in Silver-Copper Alloys, 4th International Conference on Materials Engineering and Metallurgy, Tehran, 10-11 November 2015.
25- Oudbashi, Omid, The Role of Relative Humidity in Deterioration of Haft Tappeh Metal Collection, Southwest Iran: A Risk Assessment Approach, Der Fund und Das Wasser, 5. Tagung der Fachgruppe Archäologische Objekte im Verband der Restauratoren (VDR) e.V., 19-21 March 2015, Deutsches Schiffahrts Museum.
26- Oudbashi, Omid, Naseri, R., ARCHAEOMETALLURY OF TIN BRONZE IN THE DEH DUMEN BRONZE AGE GRAVEYARD, SOUTHWEST OF IRAN, Abstracts of International Conference AIE4, Madrid, 1-3 June 2015, CSIC.
27- Maupas, E., Degryse, P., Muchez, P., Oudbashi, Omid, Overlaet, B., Vanhaecke, F., Hassanpour, A., Retracing Copper trade in Bronze Age to Iron Age Luristan, Abstracts of International Conference AIE4, Madrid, 1-3 June 2015, CSIC.
28- Oudbashi, Omid, Hessari, M., Hassanpour, A., Technical Examinations of the Parthian Bronze Coffin from Chubtarash Archaeological Site, Khorramabad, Western Iran, Abstract Book of 19th International Congress of Ancient bronzes, Los Angeles, Getty, 13-17 October, 2015, p. 85.
29- Oudbashi, Omid, Microstructure of Ancient Silver Artefacts: Effect of Copper Content in Formation of Different Microstructures in Silver-Copper Alloys, proceedings of 4th International Conference iMat 2015, 10-11 Nov. 2015, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran (Farsi).
30- Oudbashi, Omid, Corrosion Risk Assessment Approach in Archaeological Bronze Collections: From Burial to Long-term Preservation Environments, PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERIM MEETING OF THE ICOM-CC METALS WORKING GROUP SEPTEMBER 26-30, 2016 NEW DELHI, INDIA, pp: 188- 194.
31- Oudbashi, Omid, Hasanpour, A., Jahanpoor, A., Rahjoo, Z., Archaeometric Investigation on some Metal Objects from Ghaleh Guri Palace, Sasanian Period, Western Iran, Book of Abstracts of 41th International Symposium on Archaeometry, Edited by N. Zacharias and E. Palamara, May 15-21 2016, Kalamata, Greece, p. 293-294.
32- Oudbashi, Omid, Hasanpour, A., New Insights into the Bronze Alloy Production in the Luristan bronzes, Western Iran, Book of Abstracts of 41th International Symposium on Archaeometry, Edited by N. Zacharias and E. Palamara, May 15-21 2016, Kalamata, Greece, p. 103-104.
33- Maupas, E., Degryse, P., Muchez, P., Oudbashi, Omid, Overlaet , B., Vanhaeke, F. Combining Isotopes to Retrace Copper Trade in Iron Age Luristan, Iran, Book of Abstracts of 41th International Symposium on Archaeometry, Edited by N. Zacharias and E. Palamara, May 15-21 2016, Kalamata, Greece, p. 290-291.
34- Heidarpour, B., Oudbashi, Omid, Naseri, R., Conservation of a Decorated Bronze Vessel from the Bronze Age Deh Dumen Archaeological Site, Southwest of Iran, PROCEEDINGS OF THE INTERIM MEETING OF THE ICOM-CC METALS WORKING GROUP SEPTEMBER 26-30, 2016 NEW DELHI, INDIA, pp: 337.
35- Jafari, A., Oudbashi, Omid, Abedini Araqi, M., STUDY ON CORROSION MECHANISM IN SOME ARCHAEOLOGICAL IRON OBJECTS FROM NORTHERN IRAN, YOUTH IN CONSERVATION OF CULTURAL HERITAGE – YOCOCU 2016, MADRID- BOOK OF ABSTRACTS, pp: 120.
36- Oudbashi, Omid, Mishmastnehi, M., Multianalytical Study on Metallurgical Crucibles from Haft Tappeh Elamite Site, Southwestern Iran, Abstract book of le XXIe colloque d’Archéométrie, 18-21 April 2017, Rennes.
37- Hosseini Panah Some’e Saraei, S., Oudbashi, Omid, Mortazavi, M., Study on Metallurgical Process in Archaeological Bronzes from Tuol-e Talesh, Abstracts of International Congress of Young Archeologists, University of Tehran, October 2015, p. 199 (Farsi).
38- Sharifi, E., Mortazavi, M., Oudbashi, Omid, Chemical and Microstrutural analysis of some bronze objects from Siah Sou Archaeological site, Eastern Gilan, Abstracts of International Congress of Young Archeologists, University of Tehran, October 2015, p. 209 (Farsi).
39- Heidarpour, B., Oudbashi, Omid, Tavakkoli Mehr, D., Study and Conservation of a decorated bronze vessel from the Bronze Age site of Deh Dumen, Abstracts of International Congress of Young Archeologists, University of Tehran, October 2015, p. 200 (Farsi).
40- Nazari, N., Oudbashi, Omid, Hessari, M., Archaeometllurgical Analysis on some weapons from Marlik, Abstracts of International Congress of Young Archeologists, University of Tehran, October 2015, p. 220 (Farsi).

Journals:

1- Mahmoodzadeh, A., Oudbashi, Omid, Decay Studies on bas-reliefs on northern and eastern stairways of Apadana, PARSA, Annual report of Parsa-Pasargadae research Foundation, vol. 1, No. 1, Winter 2004, pp: 121-122 (in Persian).
2- Mahmoodzadeh, A., Oudbashi, Omid, Studies on Stone mining, carving and restoring methods in Achaemenian architecture, PARSA, Annual report of Parsa- Pasargadae research Foundation, vol. 1, No. 1, Winter 2004, pp: 135-137 (in Persian).
3- Oudbashi, Omid, Emami, S. M., Davami, P., Corrosion Morphology in Ancient Bronzes- A Study on Decuprification in Bronze Artefacts from Haft Tappeh, Khuzestan, Iran, Scientific Journal of Conservation Studies and Historic Sites Research, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2011, pp: 83-93 (in Persian).
4- Shekofteh, A., Oudbashi, Omid, Bakrani, M., Siapoosh, M., Siapoosh, B., Study and Consolidation of limestone in Sangnavashteh of Khorramabad, Conservation and Architecture of Iran (MAREMMAT va MEMARI-e Iran), Vol, 3, No. 1, 2013, pp: 99- 116 (in Persian).
5- Norouzi, S., Emami, S. M., Oudbashi, Omid, Structural Investigation on Hidraulic Mortar of Bande-Amir (Amir Bridge) of Fars, Conservation and Research (MAREMMAT va PAJOUHESH), No. 8, 2010, pp: 89-97 (in Persian).
6- Oudbashi, Omid, Emami, S. M., A note on the corrosion morphology of some Middle Elamite copper alloy artefacts from Haft Tappeh, southwest Iran, Studies in Conservation, Vol. 55, No. 1, 2010, pp: 20-25.
7- Oudbashi, Omid, Emami, S. M., Malekzadeh, M., Hassanpour, A., Davami, P., Archaeometallurgical Studies on the Bronze Vessels from “Sangtarashan”, Luristan, WIran, Iranica Antiqua, Vol. XLVIII, 2013, 147-174.
8- Oudbashi, Omid, Emami, S. M., Davami, P., Bronze in Archaeology: A Review of the Archaeometallurgy of Bronze in Ancient Iran, in Copper Alloys – Early Applications and Current Performance – Enhancing Processes, In-Tech Open Access Publication, (2012), pp:153- 178.
9- Oudbashi, Omid, Emami, S. M., Ahmadi, H., Davami, P., Micro-stratigraphical investigation on corrosion layers in ancient Bronze artefacts by scanning electron microscopy energy dispersive spectrometry and optical microscopy, Heritage Science, 1: 21, (2013).
10- Oudbashi, Omid, Davami, P., Metallography and microstructure interpretation of some archaeological tin bronze vessels from Iran, Materials Characterization, Volume 97, November 2014, pp: 74–82.
11- Oudbashi, Omid, Davami, P., Investigation on Manufacturing Process in Some Elamite Copper Alloy Artefacts from Haft Tappeh, South-west Iran, Microscopy and Microanalysis 20, Supplementary 3, 2014, pp: 2034-2035.
12- Oudbashi, Omid, Emami, S. M., Ahmadi, H., Davami, P., Archaeometallurgy and Smelting Technology of Copper in Haft Tappeh Ancient Site of Khuzestan; The Second Millennium BC, Journal of Metallurgical And Materials Engineering, 25, 2014, pp: 99-112 (in Persian).
13- Oudbashi, Omid, Characterization of Chemical Nature of Surface Corrosion Layers in Archaeological Bronzes, Iranian Journal of Surface Science and Engineering, 29, 2014, pp: 13-29 (in Persian).
14- Oudbashi, Omid, Bronze Disease in Ancient Copper Alloys: Mechanism, Conservation and Treatment, Conservation and Research (MAREMMAT va PAJOUHESH), No. 10, 2011, pp: 145-160 (in Persian).
15- Oudbashi, Omid, Davami, P., Investigation on Manufacturing Process in Some Elamite Copper Alloy Artefacts from Haft Tappeh, South-west Iran, Microscopy and Microanalysis 20, Supplementary 3, 2014, pp: 2034-2035.
16- Oudbashi, Omid, Hessari, M., Iron Age tin bronze metallurgy at Marlik, Northern Iran: an analytical investigation, Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences, First Online Published, August 2015.
17- Oudbashi, Omid, Naseri, R., Malekzadeh, M., TECHNICAL STUDIES ON THE BRONZE AGE METAL ARTEFACTS FROM THE GRAVEYARD OF DEH DUMEN, SOUTH-WESTERN IRAN (THIRD MILLENNIUM BC), Archaeometry, 58, 947-958, 2016.
18- Oudbashi, Omid, Multianalytical study of corrosion layers in some archaeological copper alloy artefacts, Surface and Interface Analysis, Volume 47, Issue 13, pp. 1133-1147.
19- Oudbashi, Omid, Shekofteh, A., Chemical and Microstructural Analysis of Some Achaemenian Silver Alloy Artefacts from Hamedan, Western Iran, Periodico di Mineralogia, Vol. 84, No. 3A, 2015, pp. 419-434.
20- Oudbashi, Omid, Hasanpour, A., Davami, P., Investigation on corrosion stratigraphy and morphology in some Iron Age bronze alloys vessels by OM, XRD and SEM–EDS methods, Applied Physics A, 2016, 122:262.
21- Oudbashi, Omid, Hasanpour, A., Microscopic study on some Iron Age bronze objects from Western Iran, Heritage Science, 4:8, 2016.
22- Oudbashi, Omid, Hessari, M., Ahmadi, A., Investigation on the Bronze Metallurgy of Tepe Marlik, Gilan, Archaeological Researches of Iran, Vol. 5 No. 9, Autumn2015-Winter 2016, 107-124 (in Persian).
23- Holakooei, P., Karimy, A., Hasanpour, A., Oudbashi, Omid, Micro-Raman spectroscopy in the identification of wulfenite and vanadinite in a Sasanian painted stucco fragment of the Ghaleh Guri in Ramavand, western Iran, Spectrochimica Acta Part A Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy, First Online Published, June 2016.
24- Oudbashi, Omid, Hasanpour, A., Bronze alloy production during the Iron Age of Luristan: a multianalytical study on recently discovered bronze objects, Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences, First Online Published, January 2017.
25- Oudbashi, Omid, Hessari, M., Hasanpour, A., Shishegar, A., A Multianalytical Approach for the Study on Manufacturing Process in Ancient Bronze Coffin From Luristan, Western Iran, Materials Performance and Characterization, Vol. 6, No. 3, 2017, 209-223.