Hossein Daneshvar, PhD, PEng, PE, PMP, LEED Green Associate

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept

Pronouns: he, him, his

Personal Website: https://sites.google.com/ualberta.ca/timber/team/current/hossein-daneshvar

Contact

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Civil and Environmental Engineering Dept
Email
hossein.daneshvar@ualberta.ca
Address
6-308 Donadeo Innovation Centre For Engineering
9211 116 St
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5

Overview

About

Currently seeking highly motivated M.Sc. and Ph.D. students to join our research group. Our projects focus on resilient structural systems, specifically hybrid timber-steel and timber-concrete structures. 

For more details, please visit: https://sites.google.com/ualberta.ca/timber/team/current/hossein-daneshvar





Research

  • Design of structures for blast and progressive collapse 
  • Robustness and structural integrity of structures under extreme loading effects
  • Performance-based seismic design of tall buildings
  • Seismic performance evaluation of timber braced frames and CLT shear walls
  • Timber-concrete composite and timber-steel hybrid systems
  • Lateral load resisting systems of light wood Frames: shear walls and diaphragms
  • Steel and mass timber component and system design
  • Multi-hazard design approach of coastal infrastructures
  • Sustainability and life cycle analysis
  • Machine learning, data analytics, and software development