An aerospace research center has been opened in Islamic Azad University, Central Tehran branch.
The head of Central Tehran IAU, Dr. Mehrdad Navabakhsh, expressed his satisfaction regarding the inauguration of the "Major General Hassan Tehrani Moghaddam Aerospace Research Center" in this branزh and hoped for further scientific advances through the efforts of officials, staff and students, ANA reports.
Major General Hassan Tehrani Moghaddam, an Iranian engineer and senior military officer, the main architect of the Iranian missile system and the founder of Iran's deterrent power, was the chief of the "self-sufficiency" unit of the Army of the Guardians of the Islamic Revolution.
His brother, Mohammad Tehrani, who was present at the ceremony, explained that Maj. Gen. Tehrani's followers have strived to run a non-profit research institute, not one run by the state, which makes Central Tehran IAU a worthy home for the center.
In this ceremony, Dr. Alireza Feizbakhsh, deputy of IAU’s Research and Technology, stated that no bounds can be recognized for knowledge and research and that “Central Tehran IAU is prepared to support this center and hopes to move toward developing the center’s scientific research.”
The opening ceremony of ‘Major General Hassan Tehrani Moghaddam’ Aerospace Research Center was held with the presence of Dr. Goudarzi from Imam Sadiq University, Dr. Shahram Javadi, faculty member and head of the electronics department of Central Tehran IAU, Dr. Adabi, officials, faculty, and students in the Niyayesh Complex at Central Tehran IAU.