SadrinezhadArezoo Sadrinezhad
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., P.E.

Email: asadrinezhad@csufresno.edu

Office: Engineering East 133

Phone: 559.278.1657                              

Mailing Address: 2320 E. San Ramon Ave., MS/EE 94
Fresno, CA 93740-8030

               

More Information about Dr. Sadrinezhad:

Curriculum Focus:

  • Geotechnical Engineering

Editorial and Scholarly Review:

  • Construction and Building Materials Journal, Elsevier (Fall 2016)

Education:

  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Akron, OH (2014)
  • MS, Civil Engineering, K.N.Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran (2009)
  • BS, Civil Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran (2005)

 

Faculty Advisor:

  • CalGeo Student Chapter
  • Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Student Chapter 

Grants, Honors, and Awards:

  • PI, California State University, Fresno, Industry Engagement Faculty Fellows, 2014-15, Funded: $5,000.
  • Co-PI, California State University, Fresno, Office of the Provost, 2015-2016, “Geo-Structural Laboratory Upgrade: Equipment Grant Proposal”, $303,000, Funded: $51,000.
  • PI, Long Distance Network Facilitation Seed Grant Proposal, NSF, $5,000, awarded. (2017)
  • Co-PI, California State University Women Engineering Faculty Network (Cal-State WEFSN), $5,000, awarded. (2017)

Industry Experience:

  • February 2010 – July 2010, Civil/Geotechnical Engineer, Talash-e-Naghshe Jahan Consulting engineers, Isfahan, Iran
  • October 2008 – August 2009, Structural /Earthquake Engineer, Aria Sazeh Arg (Consulting engineering company), Tehran, Iran

Membership & Professional Affiliations:

  • Engineer-In-Training (EIT) in the State of Michigan  (2014)
  • Member, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) (Fall 2014 to present)
  • Member, Geo-Institute, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) (Fall 2014 to present)
  • Member, Society of Women Engineering (SWE) (Fall 2014 to present)
  • American Concrete Institute (ACI) (Fall 2016)
  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) in the State of California

Publications:

Journal Papers 

(2017). Sadrinezhad A, Sett K, Hariharan S. Efficient solution algorithms for multiaxial probabilistic elasto-plastic constitutive simulations of soils. Int J Numer Anal Meth Geomech. 2017; 0:1–21.

(2010). Asgarian, B., Sadrinezhad, A., Alanjari, P., “Seismic Performance Evaluation of Steel Moment Resisting Frames through Incremental Dynamic Analysis”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, 66(2), pp. 178-190.

Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers

(2019). Oka, L., Stillmaker, K., Jones, C., Sadrinezhad, A., Nazari, M. “Assessing the Networking Preferences and Resource Satisfaction among Engineering Faculty in the California State University System”. (ASEE 2019).

(2019). Sadrinezhad, A., Tehrani, M. F., and Jeevanlal, B. "Shake Table Test of Railway Embankment Consisting of TDA and LECA". Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering (Geo-Congress 2019)Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 2019.

(2018). Tehrani, M. F., Sadrinezhad, A., and Shafaei Bajestani, Mahsa. "Numerical Simulation of the Dynamic Response of Rail Ballast with Tire-Derived Aggregates". Eleventh U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (11NCEE)Los Angeles, California, June 25-29.

(2017). Sadrinezhad, A., and Sett, K. "Probabilistic Elastic–Plastic Cam Clay Response of Soils". 2nd World Congress on Civil, Structural, and Environmental Engineering (CSEE’17)Barcelona, Spain, April 2-4, 183-1 – 183-9.

(2016). Sadrinezhad, A., and Sett, K., Hariharan, S.I. "Probabilistic Simulation of Triaxial Undrained Cyclic Behavior of Soils". World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology, International Science Index 112, International Journal of Environmental, Chemical, Ecological, Geological and Geophysical Engineering, 10(4), 380 – 386.

(2014) Sett, K., Sadrinezhad, A., and Hariharan, S. "SEMI-ANALYTICAL SOLUTION OF FOKKER-PLANCK-KOLMOGOROV EQUATION IN PROBABILISTIC ELASTO-PLASTICITY." Proc., Engineering Mechanics Institute.

Non-Peer-Reviewed Conference Papers
(2013). Sadrinezhad, A. and Sett, K., “Multiaxial Probabilistic Elastic-Plastic Constitutive Simulations of Soils”, 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability, Columbia University, New York, NY, June 16-20, 2013.

(2010). Sadrinezhad,A., Asgarian,B., and Alanjari,P., “Seismic Reliability Assessment of Steel Moment Frames Based on Nonlinear Dynamic Analyses”, 14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia, August 30 – September 03, 2010. 

(2009). Asgarian,B., Sadrinezhad,A., Alanjari,P., “Seismic Response of Moment Resisting Frames through Incremental Dynamic Analysis”, COMPDYN 2009, ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering Rhodes, Greece, 22–24, June 2009.

Book Chapters

(2019). Biggane, J., Sadrinezhad, A., and Steinbauer, R. “The Shifting Roles of Faculty in Digital Teaching and Learning. In A. Elçi, L. Beith, & A. Elçi (Eds.), Handbook of Research on Faculty Development for Digital Teaching and Learning(pp. 1-16). Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-5225-8476-6.ch001.

(2013). Sadrinezhad, A. and Sett, K., “Multiaxial Probabilistic Elastic-Plastic Constitutive Simulations of Soils”, Safety, Reliability, Risk and Life-Cycle Performance of Structures and Infrastructures, CRC Press, 859–866.

Presentations:

Oral Presentations

(2019). Shake Table Test of Railway Embankments Consisting of TDA and LECA, The Eighth International Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering (Geo-Congress), Philadelphia, PA, March 2019.

(2017). “Probabilistic Elastic–Plastic Cam Clay Response of Soils”, 2nd World Congress on Civil, Structural, and Environmental Engineering (CSEE'17), Barcelona, Spain, April 2017. (Oral Presentation)

(2016). “Efficient Solution Algorithms for Multi-Dimensional Probabilistic Elasto-Plastic Constitutive Simulations of Geomaterials”, ICTCM 2016, Istanbul, Turkey, March, 30-31(Oral Presentation)

(2015). “Probabilistic Simulation of Triaxial Undrained Cyclic Behavior of Soils”, EMI 2015, Stanford University, CA, June 16-19. (Oral Presentation)

(2013). “Multiaxial Probabilistic Elastic-Plastic Constitutive Simulations of Soils”, 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability, Columbia University, New York, NY, June 16-20. (Oral Presentation)

(2013). “Probabilistic Elastic-Plastic Constitutive Simulation of Geomaterials”, Division of Applied Mathematics, Brown University, RI, March 15. (Oral Presentation)

(2012). “Triaxial Constitutive Response of Soils under Uncertainty”, EMI/PMC 2012, Notre Dame University, IN, June 17-20. (Oral Presentation)

(2011). “Triaxial Probabilistic Elastic-Plastic Constitutive Simulation of Geomaterials”, 11th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Minneapolis, MN, July 25-28.

(2011). “Triaxial Probabilistic Elastic-Plastic Simulation of Geomaterials”, 11th U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Minneapolis, MN, July 25-28. (Poster Presentation)

Technical Meetings:

(2015).  Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) Conference 2015, Stanford University, CA, June 16-19, 2015.

(2013). 11th International Conference on Structural Safety & Reliability, Columbia University, New York, NY, June 16-20, 2013

(2012). (EMI/PMC) Joint Conference of the Engineering Mechanics Institute and 11th ASCE Joint Specialty Conference on Probabilistic Mechanics and Structural Reliability,University of Notre Dame, IN, June 17-20

(2011). Eleventh U.S. National Congress on Computational Mechanics, Minneapolis, MN, July 25-29

Professional Experience:

  • Scholarships Ad-Hoc Committee, Lyles College of Engineering, California State University, Fresno (Fall 2014 to present)
  • Graduate program recruitment committee, Civil and Geomatics Engineering Department,  California State University, Fresno (Fall 2015 to present)

Research Interests:

  • Probabilistic Constitutive Modeling of Soils
  • Nonlinear Structural Analysis and Dynamics
  • Seismic Design of Steel Structures/Geostructures
  • Performance Based Design
  • Steel Moment-Resisting Frames
  • Performance Based Design
  • Sustainable and Resilient Structural Engineering, Mechanics, and Materials