Yashar Eftekhar Azam

Assistant Professor
Phone: (603) 862-0276
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

  • 680: Classical Structural Analysis
  • 781/881: Dynamics of Structures
  • CEE 780/880: Matrix Structural Analys&Model
  • CEE 781/881: Dynamics of Structures

Selected Publications

Hassanabadi, M. E., Heidarpour, A., Azam, S. E., & Arashpour, M. (2022). A Bayesian smoothing for input-state estimation of structural systems. COMPUTER-AIDED CIVIL AND INFRASTRUCTURE ENGINEERING, 37(3), 317-334. doi:10.1111/mice.12733

Akintunde, E., Azam, S. E., Rageh, A., & Linzell, D. G. (2021). Unsupervised Machine Learning for Robust Bridge Damage Detection: Full-Scale Experimental Validation. ENGINEERING STRUCTURES, 249. doi:10.1016/j.engstruct.2021.113250

Rosafalco, L., Eftekhar Azam, S., Manzoni, A., Corigliano, A., & Mariani, S. (n.d.). Unscented Kalman Filter Empowered by Bayesian Model Evidence for System Identification in Structural Dynamics. IOCA 2021. doi:10.3390/ioca2021-10896

Mashayekhi, M., Santini-Bell, E., & Azam, S. E. (2021). Fatigue crack detection in welded structural components of steel bridges using artificial neural network. JOURNAL OF CIVIL STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING, 11(4), 931-947. doi:10.1007/s13349-021-00488-7

Moradi, S., Azam, S. E., & Mofid, M. (2021). On Bayesian active vibration control of structures subjected to moving inertial loads. ENGINEERING STRUCTURES, 239. doi:10.1016/j.engstruct.2021.112313

Arndt, D. S., Blunden, J., Dunn, R. J. H., Stanitski, D. M., Gobron, N., Willett, K. M., . . . Bettio, L. (2019). State of the Climate in 2018. In Unknown Book (Vol. 100, pp. S1-U24). Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

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

Azam, S. E., 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., Hassanabadi, M. E., Azam, S. E., & Amiri, J. V. (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

Azam, S. E., Mofid, M., & Khoraskani, R. A. (2013). Dynamic response of Timoshenko beam under moving mass. SCIENTIA IRANICA, 20(1), 50-56. doi:10.1016/j.scient.2012.11.003

Most Cited Publications