Yashar Eftekhar Azam

Assistant Professor
Office: UNH Civil & Environmental Engineering, Kingsbury Hall, Durham, NH 03824
Yashar Eftekhar Azam


  • Ph.D., Politecnico di Milano
  • M.S., Sharif University
  • B.S., University of Tehran

Courses Taught

  • CEE 780/880: Matrix Structural Analys&Model

Selected Publications

Abbiati, G., Lanese, I., Eftekhar Azam, S., Bursi, O. S., & Pavese, A. (2021). A framework for hybrid simulation with online model updating suitable for hard real‐time computing. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 28(1). doi:10.1002/stc.2652

Castiglione, J., Astroza, R., Eftekhar Azam, S., & Linzell, D. (2020). Auto-regressive model based input and parameter estimation for nonlinear finite element models. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 143, 106779. doi:10.1016/j.ymssp.2020.106779

Rageh, A., Eftekhar Azam, S., & Linzell, D. G. (2020). Steel railway bridge fatigue damage detection using numerical models and machine learning: Mitigating influence of modeling uncertainty. International Journal of Fatigue, 134, 105458. doi:10.1016/j.ijfatigue.2019.105458

Dertimanis, V. K., Chatzi, E. N., Eftekhar Azam, S., & Papadimitriou, C. (2019). Input-state-parameter estimation of structural systems from limited output information. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 126, 711-746. doi:10.1016/j.ymssp.2019.02.040

Eftekhar Azam, S., Rageh, A., & Linzell, D. (2019). Damage detection in structural systems utilizing artificial neural networks and proper orthogonal decomposition. Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 26(2), e2288. doi:10.1002/stc.2288

Azam, S. E., Chatzi, E., Papadimitriou, C., & Smyth, A. (2017). Experimental validation of the Kalman-type filters for online and real-time state and input estimation. Journal of Vibration and Control, 23(15), 2494-2519. doi:10.1177/1077546315617672

Eftekhar Azam, S., Chatzi, E., & Papadimitriou, C. (2015). A dual Kalman filter approach for state estimation via output-only acceleration measurements. Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, 60-61, 866-886. doi:10.1016/j.ymssp.2015.02.001

Nikkhoo, A., Ebrahimzadeh Hassanabadi, M., Eftekhar Azam, S., & Vaseghi Amiri, J. (2014). Vibration of a thin rectangular plate subjected to series of moving inertial loads. Mechanics Research Communications, 55, 105-113. doi:10.1016/j.mechrescom.2013.10.009

Eftekhar Azam, S., & Mariani, S. (2013). Investigation of computational and accuracy issues in POD-based reduced order modeling of dynamic structural systems. Engineering Structures, 54, 150-167. doi:10.1016/j.engstruct.2013.04.004

Eftekhar Azam, S., Mofid, M., & Afghani Khoraskani, R. (2012). Dynamic response of Timoshenko beam under moving mass. Scientia Iranica. doi:10.1016/j.scient.2012.11.003

Most Cited Publications