Dynamic Isolation Systems - Elmira Shoushtari | Project Engineer
Elmira Shoushtari - Project Engineer
Elmira Shoushtari, Ph.D.
Project Engineer

775.359.3333
technicalsupport@dis-inc.com
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Country of Origin:
Iran
EDUCATION:
  Ph.D. in Structural Engineering from University of Nevada, Reno
  M.Sc. in Earthquake Engineering from
    Amirkabir University of Technology - Tehran Polytechnic, Tehran, Iran
  B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

EXPERIENCE:
  Conducting shake table testing of a large scale two-span steel girder bridge system
  Seismic analysis and design of buildings and bridges in accordance with ASCE 7, ACI, AISC, AASHTO
    and Caltrans Seismic Design Criteria using, AASHTO and Caltrans Seismic Design Criteria
  Development of the design guidelines for connections intended for accelerated bridge construction
  Design of seismic isolation systems in accordance with AASHTO, and ASCE 7
  Computational modeling of buildings and bridges
  Tutoring statics and concrete and steel design courses
  Authoring and reviewing technical papers in structural and bridge engineering

AFFILIATIONS:
  Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI)
  American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  American Concrete Institute (ACI)
  Structural Engineers Association of California (SEAOC)

INTERESTS:
  Traveling and visiting natural attractions, Volunteering to promote the welfare of
    disadvantaged children, Psychology and Social studies