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
  • CEE 781/881: Dynamics of Structures

Selected Publications

Mashayekhi, M., Santini-Bell, E., & Eftekhar Azam, S. (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

Ebrahimzadeh Hassanabadi, M., Heidarpour, A., Eftekhar Azam, S., & Arashpour, M. (n.d.). A Bayesian smoothing for input‐state estimation of structural systems. Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering. doi:10.1111/mice.12733

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 & HEALTH MONITORING, 28(1). doi:10.1002/stc.2652

Castiglione, J., Astroza, R., Azam, S. E., & Linzell, D. (2020). Auto-regressive model based input and parameter estimation for nonlinear finite element models. MECHANICAL SYSTEMS AND SIGNAL PROCESSING, 143. doi:10.1016/j.ymssp.2020.106779

Rageh, A., Azam, S. E., & 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. doi:10.1016/j.ijfatigue.2019.105458

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., & 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

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