Featured Research Assistant for April 2018: Mohammad Hanifehzadeh

Mohammad Hanifehzadeh is a graduate research assistant in Sonny Astani department of civil engineering, advised by Dr. Gencturk. His research is focused on safety evaluation and remaining life estimation of concrete structures through experiments and computer simulations. He is also developing new algorithm for digital image processing and finite element models for that purpose. The results of his study may lead to significant cost saving for repair and retrofitting of the existing buildings used by energy industry.

Mohammad received his Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from University of Tehran, Iran in 2012 and he is expected to graduate from USC in 2019. In his free time, Mohammad enjoys road trips, movies, and playing beach volleyball.

Published on April 6th, 2018

Last updated on April 6th, 2018