EDUCATION

Degree:

Ph.D., University at Buffalo (UB), Aug. 2010 - Aug. 2014

Major:

Structural and Earthquake Engineering

Dissertation:

Application of Pattern Recognition Algorithms and Nondestructive Evaluation Techniques for the Structural Health Monitoring of Civil Structures

Degree:

M.S., Sharif University of Technology (SUT), Sept. 2008-July 2010

Major:

Earthquake Engineering

Thesis:

Investigation on the Seismic Performance of the Steel Moment Resisting Frames Equipped with Shape Memory Alloy connections

Degree:

B.S., Sharif University of Technology, Sept. 2004-July 2008

Major:

Civil Engineering

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

 Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. Civil, Struct. & Environ. Eng., University at Buffalo, Sept. 2014-Jan. 2015

 Adjunct Instructor, Dept. Civil, Struct. & Environ. Eng., University at Buffalo, Aug. 2014-Dec. 2014

 Research Assistant, Smart Structures Research Laboratory, University at Buffalo, Jan. 2011-Sept. 2014

 Teaching Assistant, Dept. Civil, Structural, and Environmental Eng., University at Buffalo, summer 2013

 Project Manager & Design Reviewer, Sedaghat Machine Co., Tehran, Iran, July 2009-July 2010

 Junior Design Engineer, Arbita Consulting Engineers, Tehran, Iran, April 2008- July 2010

 

RESEARCH Areas

 Structural health monitoring, control, and nondestructive evaluation

 Smart materials and structures

 Sensor and sensing systems

 Stochastic analysis, pattern recognition, image and signal processing, big data

 Prognosis, repair and rehabilitation of transportation infrastructure

 

LABORATORY EXPERIENCE

Acoustic emission Ultrasonic Oscilloscopes

Laser Ultrasound

Shaking tables

Hydraulic actuators

PID controllers

Accelerometers

Infrared thermography Microwave NDT

String potentiometers

Strain Gauges

National Instruments TM PXI

NI Compact DAQ

Krypton 3D remote sensing system

Modal analysis

 

Copyright 2014 by Alireza Farhidzadeh. All rights reserved.

Alireza Farhidzadeh, PhD

Research Associate at Smart Structures Research Laboratory (SSRL)

112 Ketter Hall, Civil, Structural, and Environmental Engineering (CSEE)

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Office phone: 716-645-5403

Email: alirezaf@buffalo.edu

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