MEHDI SAIID SAIIDI

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Membresía: Correspondiente
desde 08 Nov 2017
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Position

Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
Director, Center of Advanced Technology in Bridges and Infrastructure (CATBI)
University of Nevada, Reno
Co-Director, University Transportation Center of Accelerated Bridge Construction

Research Interest

Earhquake engineering of bridges and buildings, large-scale concrete bridge component and system testing, field testing of highway bridges, analysis and design of reinforced concrete structures, application of advanced materials in earkquake engineering.

Educational Record

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Structures), University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, 1979
M.S. in Civil Engineering (Structures), University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, 1977
M.S. in Civil Engineering (Five-year program), Tehran University, Tehran, Iran, 1973

Profesional Experience

Professor, Departmen of Civil and Evironmental Engineering, University of Nevada Reno, 7/88-Present (UNR-Foundation Professor awarded 8/97).

Director, Center for advanced Technology in Bridges and Infrastructure (CATBI), 6/10-Present Co-Director, University Transportation Center on Accelerted Bridge Construction, Florida International University, Miami, 1/14-Present.

Visiting Fulbright Scholar, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, December 2013.

Director, Office of Undergraduate Research, Office of Vice President for Research, University of Nevada, Reno, 8/03-6/09.

Visiting Scholar, Civil Engineering Department, University of California, Berkeley, 1/99-2/99.

Chairman, Departmen of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, 7/86-6/94.

Associate Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, 7/83-6/88 (Tenured 7/84).

Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, 8/79-6/83.

Research Assistant, Civil Engineering Departament, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, 1/77-7/79.

Lecturer (part-time), Civil Engineering Department, Tehran Technical College, Tehran, Iran, 1/75-5/75.

Structural Engineer (half-time), Nisaya Consulting Engineers, Tehran, Iran, 6/74-8/75.

Lecture (part-time), Civil Engineering Department, Nafisi Technical College, Tehran, Iran, 1/74-5/75.

Construction Supervisor, Civil Engineering Division, Military Industrial Organization, Tehran, Iran, 10/73-4/75.

Structural Engineer (half-time), Design Division, Parjam Construction Company, Tehran, Iran, 9/72-5/74.

Civil Engineering Trainee, Construction of General Offices for Behshahr Indusrtial Organization, Tehran, Iran, Summer 1971.

Interviews

Wall Street Journal; USA Today; Los Ageles Times; Discovery Channel; The Economist, NBC Affiliate, Los Angeles; FoxAffiliate, San Francisco; NBC Affiliate Salt Lake City; Las Vegas Sun; Engineering News Record; Scince Daily; Materials Word Magazine, UK; Nikkei Construction; and numerous interviews with the local affiliates of NPR, CBS, NBC, ABC, TV, and local and regional newspapers.

Software Application/Development

SAP 2000, NEABS, CADAM, ISADAB, LARZ Family, NEABS-86, AUTOCAD, Micro-SARB, DRAIN-3DX, MathCad.

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Presentaciones e investigaciones
New Paradigm in Earthquaker Engineering of Bridges-Resilient, Fast, Recyclable
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ABSTRACT

 
Accelerated bridge construction (ABC) has generated extensive interest in recent years due to its many advantages.  ABC provides the opportunity for advanced and low-damage materials to be incorporated into bridge construction to provide superior seismic...
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