|Research Interest: ||Geotechnical engineering; Analytical and numerical methods in geomechanics; Thermo-Hydro-Mechanical modeling of geo-materials, quantitative assessment of resilience of critical infrastructure to extreme events under a changing climate, geo-energy modeling (e.g., carbon sequestration, and CO2-EOR); Induced seismicity; Reinforced earth structures; Geosynthetics; Variably saturated earth structures; Remote sensing and GIS applications in natural and man-made hazard assessment and health monitoring of geo-systems (e.g., dams, levees); Micromechanical modeling of granular materials; Design of embankment dams and levee systems, mobility modeling in soil.|
|Publications: ||Han, D., Vahedifard, F., & Aanstoos, J.V. (2017). Investigating the Correlation between Radar Backscatter and In Situ Soil Property Measurements. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation. Elsevier. 57, 136-144. DOI:10.1016/j.jag.2016.12.018. |
Shahrokhabadi, S., Vahedifard, F., & Bhatia, M. (2017). Head-Based Isogeometric Analysis of Transient Flow in Unsaturated Soils. Computers and Geotechnics. Elsevier. 84, 183-197. DOI:10.1016/j.compgeo.2016.11.018.
Robinson, J. D., Vahedifard, F., & AghaKouchak, A. (2017). Rainfall-triggered Slope Instabilities under a Changing Climate: Comparative Study Using Historical and Projected Precipitation Extremes. Canadian Geotechnical Journal. 54(1), 117-127. DOI:10.1139/cgj-2015-0602.
Stevens, M. T., McKinley, G. B., & Vahedifard, F. (2017). Full-Featured Ground Vehicle Mobility Analysis Using Different Soil Moisture Sources. International Journal of Vehicle Performance. 3(1), 19-35. DOI:10.1504/IJVP.2017.10002319.
Vahedifard, F., Williams, J. M., Mason, G. L., Howard, I. L., & Priddy, J. D. (2017). Development of a Multi-Year Database to Assess Off-Road Mobility Algorithms in Fine-Grained Soils. International Journal of Vehicle Performance. 3(1), 3-18. DOI:10.1504/IJVP.2017.10002279.
|Total Publications by this Author: 73|