Maragheh University - Maziar Fahimi Farzam

Name Maziar Fahimi Farzam
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Maziar Fahimi Farzam
Scientific member at university of Maragheh


Educational background

PhD                                                                                 September 2010 – December 2014

            Structural Engineering
            Iran University of Science & Technology, Tehran, Iran
Dissertation: “Optimal Analysis and Design of Space Structures”
            Supervisor: Professor Ali Kaveh
MS                                                                                     September 2007 - February 2010

            Structural Engineering                                                                                               
            Sharif University, Tehran, Iran
Dissertation: “Performance Assessment of Structures with Concrete Bearing Wall”
            Supervisor: Professor Homayoon Estekanchi
BS                                                                                    September 2002 - November 2006

            Civil Engineering                                                                                                       
            Iran University of Science & Technology, Tehran, Iran


Teaching Experience

University of Maragheh, Maragheh, Iran                                   September 2015 - Present

Bachelor Level
Strength of Materials
Analysis of Structures
Design of Concrete Structures
Design of Steel Structures
Bridge Design

Master Level
Structural Dynamic
Random Vibration 
Soil Structure Interaction
Structural Control
Earthquake Hazard Analysis      
Theory of Elasticity 
Stability Analysis

PhD Level
Earthquake Hazard Analysis 

Research Interests

Earthquake Engineering                                                        

Control of Structures
Earthquake Hazard Analysis
Risk Analysis

Structural Engineering                                                             

Soil Structure Interaction
Fluid Structure Interaction
Designing Tall Buildings




- President's Award for Distinguished Teaching (2017) - given to six faculty for record of distinguished teaching at University of Maragheh


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Administrative duties

- Dean of Engineering Faculty
- Vice-Dean of Engineering Faculty
- Head of Civil Engineering Department


Other Skills

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Membership in Council and Committees

All University Committees

Funded Reasearch Projects

Optimal Design of Tuned Mass Dampers using Metaheuristic Algorithms

Cooperation with journals

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