Many of Ahmad Nadalian early works at school were cartoon drawings and caricatures. During his Ph.D. studies he showed interest in cartoon drawing. “A Collection of Cartoon Drawings; Research: By Ahmad Nadalian” was published by The University of Central England in Birmingham in 1994 (ISBN- 1- 869954- 35-1).
During university years َAhmad Nadalian traveled extensively to all parts of Iran and mad many drawing. For a long time in the hospital, he designed war wounded. In his final years as a student, he also worked on the war. Many of Nadalian’s designs were published in two books.