Amirali Najafi

Amirali Najafi

Amirali Najafi

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PhD Student

B119 Newmark Civil Engineering Building – Room 2151
205 N. Mathews Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801
Ph: (217) 305-0380


University of Toronto

Bachelors of Applied Science

May 2014

University of California, Berkeley

Master of Science

Jun 2015

Research Interests

Advanced Experimental Techniques

Multi-axial real-time hybrid simulation – Combining the efficiencies of computer modeling and reliability of physical testing in developing a 6-DOF RTHS framework, for a more cost and space efficient experimental testing technique.

Structural Control

Semi-active control for vibration mitigation – Use of artificial intelligence and optimal control techniques for semi-active control of structures using MR dampers.


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