Mehdi is a PhD candidate at OMFS-IMPATH in collaboration with Faculty of Engineering Technology working under supervision of Prof. Veerle Bloemen and Prof. Reinhilde Jacobs. He studied biomaterials and tissue engineering for bachelor’s at Amirkabir University of Technology in Iran working on multiphasic chitosan scaffolds for cartilage regeneration. He obtained his master’s degree at Imperial College London in biomaterials and tissue engineering and worked under supervision of Prof. Molly Stevens and Dr. Ioanna Mylonaki on developing non-viral methods for nucleic acid delivery to the cells. He is currently working on development of methods for regeneration of dentin-pulp region through bio printing cell encapsulated materials.