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Alireza V. Amirkhizi, Ph.D. Assistant Professor


Applied Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials, Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Composites, and Structures

Research Interest

  • Mechanics and physics of materials, composites, and structures under extreme conditions, including high strain-rate, high pressure, and low and high temperatures
  • Theoretical and practical potentials, applications, and limitations of metamaterials and gradient media
  • Mechanics and physics of biological materials, in particular brain and muscle tissues
  • Use of structure-property relations to develop new materials from molecular-scale to macro scale

Educational Background

Ph.D. and M.Sc. in Engineering Sciences - Applied Mechanics, University of California, San Diego, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering