Name:Farshid Vahedifard
Associated Centers:Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems
Email: farshid@cee.msstate.edu
Office:Walker Engineering Building, 235C

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: Johnson, D. H., Vahedifard, F., Jelinek, B., & Peters, J. F. (2017). Micromechanical Modeling of Discontinuous Shear Thickening in Granular Media-Fluid Suspension. Journal of Rheology. AIP. 61(2), 265-277. DOI:10.1122/1.4975027. [Abstract] [Document] [Document Site]

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. (2016). An Introduction to DROVE: Database Records for Off-Road Vehicle Environments. Proc. of the 8th ISTVS Americas Regional Conference. Troy, MI: ISBN 978-1-942112-48-8. 12.

Dettwiller, I. D., Rais-Rohani, M., Vahedifard, F., Mason, G. L., & Priddy, J. D. (2016). Updating of Selected Vehicle-Terrain Interface Equations through Bayesian Calibration. Proc. of the 8th ISTVS Americas Regional Conference. Troy, MI: ISBN 978-1-942112-48-8.

Total Publications by this Author: 74