Assistant Professor of Structural Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering and Transportation

University of Isfahan

 

Research Fields

  • Numerical Methods
  • Plates and Shells Analysis
  • Structural Stability
  • Design of Steel Structures
  • Composite Structures

 

Personal

  • Born: May 19/1983
  • Male, Married.

 

Education

  • Ph.D. Civil Engineering-Structure, Isfahan University of Technology (2007-2013).
  • M.Sc. Civil Engineering-Structure, Isfahan University of Technology (2005-2007).
  • B.Sc. Civil Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology (2001-2005).

 

Employment History

  • Assistant Professor, University of Isfahan, IRAN (2013-present)
  • Lecturer, University of Isfahan, IRAN (2011-2013)
  • Lecturer, Daneshpajoohan Higher Education Institute (2007-2011).
  • Lecturer, Islamic Azad University of Khorasgan (2007-2010).
  • Lecturer, Aghigh Higher Education Institute (2009-2010).

 

Administrative Experience

  • Vice-Dean for Education, Student and  Sociocultural Affairs, Department of Civil Engineering and Transportation, University of Isfahan, IRAN (2020-present).
  • Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affair, Civil Engineering Group, University of Isfahan, IRAN (2019-2020).
  • Vice-Chancellor for Academic Affair, Civil Engineering Group, University of Isfahan, IRAN (2013-2015).
  • Head of Department of Civil Engineering in Daneshpajoohan Higher Education Institute (2008-2013).

 

Journal Papers

  • Amoushahi H. and Azhari M., "Buckling of composite FRP structural plates using the complex finite strip method", Composite Structures, vol. 90, pp. 92–99, 2009.
  • Amoushahi H. and Azhari M., "Static analysis and buckling of viscoelastic plates by a fully discretized nonlinear finite strip method using bubble functions", Composite Structures, vol. 100, pp. 205–217, 2013.
  • Amoushahi H. and Azhari M., “Static and instability analysis of moderately thick viscoelastic plates using a fully discretized nonlinear finite strip formulation”, Composite Part B- Engineering, vol. 56, pp. 222–231, 2014.
  • Amoushahi H., Azhari M. and Heidarpour A., "A fully discretised nonlinear finite strip formulation for prebuckling and buckling analyses of viscoelastic plates subjected to time-dependent loading", Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures, vol 22(8), pp. 655-669, 2015.
  • Jamshidi S., Azhari M. and Amoushahi H., “Free vibration of plates of various shapes with intermediate point supports by the Hp-cloud method and Lagrange multiplier”, International Journal of Structural Stability and Dynamics, vol. 16(9), 2016.
  • Mirsalehi, M., Ahari M. and Amoushahi H., “Stability of thin FGM microplate subjected to mechanical and thermal loading based on the modified couple stress theory and spline finite strip method”, Aerospace Science and Technology, vol. 47, pp. 356-366, 2016.
  • Mirsalehi, M., Ahari M. and Amoushahi H., “Buckling and free vibration of the FGM thin micro-plate based on the modified strain gradient theory and the spline finite strip method”, European Journal of Mechanics A/Solids, vol. 61, pp. 1-13, 2017.
  • Amoushahi H., “Buckling of Viscoelastic Thick Plates by Finite Strip Method and Third Order Shear Deformation Theory”, Journal of Solid and Fluid Mechanics, vol. 6(4), pp.103-124, 2017 (in Persian).
  • Goodarzian F. and Amoushahi H., “Dynamic analysis of composite plates with delaminations under hygrothermal loads using finite strip method”, Journal of Solid and Fluid Mechanics, vol. 7(1), pp.187-203, 2017 (in Persian).
  • Amoushahi H., “Time Depended Deformation of Viscoelastic Thick Plates by a Fully Discretized Finite Strip Method Using Higher Order Shear Deformation Theory”, Civil Engineering Sharif Journal, vol. 34.2(4.2), pp. 3-14, 2017 (in Persian).
  • Tanzadeh H. and Amoushahi H., “Buckling of Thick Laminated Composite Plates Based on Zigzag and Third order Shear Deformation Theories Using the Finite Strip Method”, Journal of Computational Methods in Engineering, vol 37(1), pp.83-105, 2017 (in Persian).
  • Lajevardi M. and Amoushahi H., “Buckling of Functionally Graded Plates under Thermal, Axial and Shear In-plane Loading using Complex Finite Strip Formulation”, Journal of Thermal Stresses, vol. 41(2), pp. 182-203, 2018.
  • Amoushahi H., “Time Depended Deformation and Buckling of Viscoelastic Thick Plates by a Fully Discretized Finite Strip Method Using Third Order Shear Deformation Theory”, European Journal of Mechanics A/Solids, vol. 68, pp. 38-52, 2018.
  • Amoushahi H. and Ghasemitabar M., “Stability Behavior of Steel Plates and Sections Retrofitted with FRP Plates using Finite Elements Modelling”, Journal of Steel and Structures, vol.22, pp. 5-24, 2018 (in Persian).
  • Goodarzian F., and Amoushahi H., “Buckling analysis of composite cross-ply laminated plates under hygrothermal loads with delaminations using the finite strip method”, Journal of Science and Technology of Composites, vol. 5(3), pp. 437-450, 2018 (in Persian).
  • Amoushahi H. and Ghasemitabar M., “Static Analysis of Steel Plates and Sections Retrofitted with FRP Plates by Finite Elements Modelling”, Accepted in Journal of structural and construction engineering, 2018 (in Persian).
  • Palizvan A., Mossaiby F., and Amoushahi H., “Bending and buckling solution of composite viscoelastic plate using the generalized exponential basis function method”, Journal of Science and Technology of Composites, vol.6(2), pp. 190-199, 2018 (in Persian).
  • Amoushahi H., and Goodarzian F., “Dynamic and Buckling Analysis of Composite Laminated Plates with and without Strip Delamination under Hygrothermal Effects Using Finite Strip Method”, Thin-Walled Structures, vol.131, pp. 88-101, 2018.
  • Tanzadeh H. and Amoushahi H., “Buckling and free vibration analysis of piezoelectric laminated composite plates using various plate deformation theories”, European Journal of Mechanics / A Solids, vol.74, pp. 242-256, 2019.
  • Tanzadeh H. and Amoushahi H., “Analysis of laminated composite plates based on different shear deformation plate theories”, Structural Engineering and Mechanics, vol.75, pp. 247-269, 2020.
  • Majidi N., and Amoushahi H., “Stability Analysis and Dynamic Analysis of Structures due to Internal and External Explosions in Far Field and Near Field Earthquakes”, Journal of Energetic Materials" Vol.14(4), pp. 183-199, 2020 (in Persian).

 

Books

  • "Civil book, Vol.1", Daneshpajoohan Barin publication, 2010.
  • "Civil book, Vol.2", Daneshpajoohan Barin publication, 2012.
  • “Design of steel structures”, Arkan Publication, 2014.
  • “Design of steel structures (LRFD-ASD)”, Arkan Publication, 2017.

 

International Conferences Papers

  • Amoushahi H. and Azhari M., "Shear and lateral-torsional buckling of frp composite structural plates using the complex finite strip method ", 15th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS 15), Porto, 2009.
  • Amoushahi H. and Azhari M., "Torsional buckling of frp composite tihn columns using the complex finite strip method", 16th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS 16), Porto, 2011.
  • Amoushahi H. and Azhari M., "Effect of longitudinal web stiffener of i-shape frp composite beams using the complex finite strip method", 16th International Conference on Composite Structures (ICCS 16), Porto, 2011.
  • Amoushahi H. and Azhari M., "Torsional buckling of frp composite thin columns using the complex finite strip method", International conference of Mechanics of Nano, Micro and Macro Composite Structures, Politecnico di Torino,  2012.
  • Amoushahi H. and Azhari M., "Effect of longitudinal web stiffener of i-shape frp composite beams using the complex finite strip method", International conference of Mechanics of Nano, Micro and Macro Composite Structures Politecnico di Torino, 2012.
  • Amoushahi H. and Shahzamani S., “Viscoelastic Deformation of Thick Plates Using Third Order Shear Deformation Theory”, The 25th Annual International Conference on Composite/Nano Engineering (ICCE 25), Rome, 2017.
  • Ghannadpour S.A.M., Kurkaani Barvaj A. and Amoushahi H., “Ultimate strength analysis of composite plates under both lateral pressure load and end-shortening strain”, The 25th Annual International Conference on Composite/Nano Engineering (ICCE 25), Rome, 2017.
  • Amoushahi H. and Tanzadeh H.., “Stability analysis of piezoelectric laminated plates using finite strip method”, 18th European Conference on Composite Materials ECCM 18), Athens, 2018.

 

Honors

  • The first rank of M. Sc. In department of civil engineering in IUT (2007).
  • The first rank of calculation examination of Nezam mohandesi in Iran (2010).
  • The owner of title of higher M. Sc. thesis in IUT (2006-2009).
  • The third rank of concrete competition in ACI Iran chapter (2003).
  • The third rank of concrete competition in celebration of professor Hami (2004).

 

Teaching Experiences

Graduate Courses:

  • Advanced Steel Structures
  • Theory of Plates and Shells
  • Stability

Undergraduate Courses:

  • Static
  • Solids Mechanics
  • Structural Analysis I & II
  • Design of Steel Structures I & II
  • Design of Concrete Structures I & II
  • Loading on Structures
  • Steel Structures Project

 

Contacts

E-mail: h.amoushahi@eng.ui.ac.ir , amoushahi62@yahoo.com.

Address: Room No. 7, Department of civil and transportation engineering, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, IRAN.

Postal code: 81746-73441

Tel: +98 31 3793 5285

Fax: +98 31 36699515

 

 

 

Last update:  07 Oct. 2020

 

 

Dr. Hossien Amoushahi

Assistant Professor, University of Isfahan