Dr. Farshad Amini

Professor & Founding  Chair

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Farshad Amini, Ph.D., P.E., F. ASCE.
Office: Engineering, Room 146
Phone: (601) 979-3913
Fax: (601) 979-3238
Email: famini@jsums.edu




  1. Ph.D. Civil Engineering, 1986, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
  2. M.S. Civil Engineering, 1983, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  3. B.S. Civil Engineering, 1981, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS


Research Interests

  1. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering
  2. Innovative Levee Strengthening Testing, and Modeling during Hurricanes
  3. SEM and nano identifications of soils
  4. Pavement Rehabilitation
  5. Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering
  6. Slope Stability under Hurricane Loading
  7. Protective Technology
  8. Geoenvironmental Engineering
  9. Forensic Studies (Soils and   Structures)