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Ali Ghahremaninezhad

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Ali Ghahremaninezhad

Assistant Professor | College of Engineering | Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Department
Work Phone: (305) 284-3465

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Research Interests

A Ph.D. position is available immediately. Interested candidates should email their CV for review. Bio-inspired cement-based materials; Sustainable and smart infrastructure materials; Recycled cementitious materials; Nanotechnology in infrastructure materials. Multiscale deformation and fracture of polycrystalline metallic alloys; Experimental solid mechanics, Constitutive modeling, Dynamic materials behavior, Chemical-mechanical couplings and failure of energy materials.

HIGHER EDUCATION

    • University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, Ph.D. in Engineering Mechanics. (2011)
    • Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, M.S. in Structural Engineering. (2003)
    • Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, B.S. in Civil Engineering. (2001)

EXPERIENCE

    • University of Miami, Assistant Professor. (2012 - Present)
    • University of Texas, Instructor. (2011 - 2012)
    • University of Texas, Postdoctoral Fellow. (2011 - 2012)
    • University of Texas, Graduate Research Assistant. (2005 - 2011)
    • University of Texas, Teaching Assistant. (2005 - 2010)

PUBLICATIONS

  • Juried or Refereed Journal Articles or Exhibitions

    • Frota Bashuni, M., Kamali, M., Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2017).A study on the hydration, strength and electrical resistivity of ternary cementitious materials containing recycled glass powder. Construction and Building Materials , In Review.
    • Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2017).An investigation into the influence of superabsorbent polymers on the properties of glass powder modified cement pastes. Constr. Build. Mater., 149, 236-247.
    • Kamali, M., Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2017).An Investigation into the Properties and Microstructure of Cement Mixtures Modified with Cellulose Nanocrystal. Materials, 10, 1-16.
    • Wehbe, Y., Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2017).Combined effect of shrinkage reducing admixtures (SRA) and superabsorbent polymers (SAP) on the autogenous shrinkage, hydration and properties of cementitious materials. Constr. Build. Mater., 138, 151-162.
    • Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2017).Desorption of superabsorbent hydrogels with varied chemical compositions in cementitious materials. Mater. Struct., In Revision.
    • Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2017).The effect of the capillary forces on the desorption of hydrogels in contact with porous cementitious material. Mater. Struct., 50, 216.
    • Gooranorimi, O., Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2016). Investigating surface morphology and cracking during lithiation of Al anodes. AIMS Mater. Sci., 3, 1632–1648.
    • Kamali, M., Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2016).Investigating the hydration and microstructure of cement pastes modified with glass powders. Constr. Build. Mater., 112, 915–924.
    • Teixeira, K. P., Rocha, I. P., Carneiro, L. D., Flores, J., Dauer, E. A., Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2016).The effect of curing temperature on the properties of cement pastes modified with TiO2 nanoparticles. Materials , 9, 1-15.
    • Farzanian, K., Teixeira, K. P., Rocha, I. P., De Sa Carneiro, L., Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2016).The mechanical strength, degree of hydration, and electrical resistivity of cement pastes modified with superabsorbent polymers. Constr. Build. Mater., 109, 156–165.
    • Kamali, M., Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2015).An investigation into the hydration and microstructure of cement pastes modified with glass powders. Construction and Building Materials, Accepted..
    • Kamali, M., Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2015).Effect of glass powders on the mechanical and durability properties of cementitious materials. Construction and Building Materials, 98.
    • Boyce, B., Kramer, S., Fang, H., Cordova, T., Neilson, M., Dion, K., Kaczmarowski, A., Karasz, E., Xue, L., Gross, A., Ghahremaninezhad, A., Ravi-Chandar, K., Lin, S., Chi, S., Chen, J. (2014).The Sandia Fracture Challenge: blind round robin predictions of ductile tearing. International Journal of Fracture, 186, May-68.
    • Ghahremaninezhad, A., Ravi-Chandar, K. (2013).Crack nucleation from a notch in a ductile material under shear dominant loading. International Journal of Fracture, 184, 253-266.
    • Ghahremaninezhad, A., Ravi-Chandar, K. (2013).Ductile failure behavior of polycrystalline Al 6061-T6 under shear dominant loading. International Journal of Fracture, 180, 23-39.
    • Ghahremaninezhad, A., Ravi-Chandar, K. (2012).Deformation and failure in nodular cast iron. Acta Materialia, 60, 2359-2368.
    • Ghahremaninezhad, A., Ravi-Chandar, K. (2012).Ductile failure behavior of polycrystalline Al 6061-T6. International Journal of Fracture, 174, 177-202.
    • Ghahremaninezhad, A., Ravi-Chandar, K. (2011).Ductile failure in polycrystalline OFHC copper. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 48, 3299-3311.
    • Shadja, H. M., Ghahremaninezhad, A. (2006).An FGM coated elastic solid under thermomechanical loading: A two dimensional linear elastic approach. Surface and Coatings Technology, 200, 4050-4064.