Farshad Homaei (Associate professor)

صفحه فارسی

Faculty of Civil and Surveying Engineering / Department of Earthquake and Geotechnical Engineering
  • Academic Major: Civil Engineering _ Earthquake Engineering
  • Tel: 03433776611 / 3385
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  • Email: f.homaei [AT] kgut.ac.ir
  • Resume: CV


Research Interests

Soil-Structure Interaction; Performance-Based Earthquake Engineering & Probabilistic Seismic Analysis; Random Vibrations; Structural Dynamics; Bridge Engineering; Seismic response of buried structures; Damage detection in structures


  1. Homaei, Farshad, and Sima Mashhadi. The effect of pulse-like ground motion on the performance-based confidence level of setback special steel moment-resisting frames. Journal of Building Engineering 44 (2021): 103327. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2021.103327

  2. Barzkar, Ali, Mohammad Najafzadeh, and Farshad Homaei. Evaluation of drought events in various climatic conditions using data-driven models and a reliability-based probabilistic model. Natural Hazards (2021): 1-22. doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s11069-021-05019-7

  3. Najafzadeh, ., Homaei, F. & Mohamadi, S. Reliability evaluation of groundwater quality index using data-driven models. Environ Sci Pollut Res (2021). doi: 10.1007/s11356-021-16158-6

  4. Mashhadi, S., Homaei, F., Asadi, A., & Tajammolian, H. (2021, October). Fragility analysis of steel MRFs: Effects of frequency-content components of near-fault pulse-like ground motions and setbacks. In Structures (Vol. 33, pp. 3655-3666). Elsevier. doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.istruc.2021.06.087

  5. Najafzadeh, M., Homaei, F. & Farhadi, H. Reliability assessment of water quality index based on guidelines of national sanitation foundation in natural streams: integration of remote sensing and data-driven models. Artif Intell Rev (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10462-021-10007-1 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10462-021-10007-1

  6. Mashhadi, S., Asadi, A., Homaei, F. et al. Seismic response of mid-rise steel MRFs: the role of geometrical irregularity, frequency components of near-fault records, and soil-structure interaction. Bull Earthquake Eng 19, 3571–3595 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10518-021-01103-2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10518-021-01103-2

  7. Homaei, F. Estimation of the ductility and hysteretic energy demands for soil–structure systems. Bull Earthquake Eng 19, 1365–1413 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10518-020-01028-2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10518-020-01028-2

  8. Homaei, Farshad. Investigating the effects of inelastic soil-foundation interface response on the seismic demand of soil-structure systems. Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering ja (2020). doi:10.1139/cjce-2020-0059 doi: 10.1139/cjce-2020-0059

  9. Homaei, Farshad, and Mahdi Yazdani. The probabilistic seismic assessment of aged concrete arch bridges: The role of soil-structure interaction. In Structures, vol. 28, pp. 894-904. Elsevier, 2020. doi: 10.1016/j.istruc.2020.09.038 doi: 10.1016/j.istruc.2020.09.038

  10. 5.Mashhadi, Sima, Azita Asadi, Farshad Homaei, and Hamed Tajammolian. The performance-based seismic response of special steel MRF: Effects of pulse-like ground motion and foundation safety factor. In Structures, vol. 28, pp. 127-140. Elsevier, 2020. doi:10.1016/j.istruc.2020.08.040 doi: 10.1016/j.istruc.2020.08.040

  11. 4.Homaei, Farshad, and Mohammad Najafzadeh. A reliability-based probabilistic evaluation of the wave-induced scour depth around marine structure piles. Ocean Engineering 196 (2020): 106818. doi: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2019.106818 doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oceaneng.2019.106818

  12. Homaei, Farshad, Hamzeh Shakib, and Masoud Soltani. Probabilistic Seismic Performance Evaluation of Vertically Irregular Steel Building Considering Soil–Structure Interaction. International Journal of Civil Engineering 15.4 (2017): 611-625 doi: 10.1007/s40999-017-0165-z

  13. Shakib, Hamzeh, and Farshad Homaei. Probabilistic seismic performance assessment of the soil-structure interaction effect on seismic response of mid-rise setback steel buildings. Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering 15.7 (2017): 2827-2851 doi: https://doi.org/10.1007/s10518-017-0087-9

  14. Shakib, Hamzeh, Mehdi Nodeh, and Farshad Homaei. Fragility Curve Development for Assessing Midrise Steel Building with Buckling Resistant Braced System Having Vertical Irregularity. Journal of Seismology and Earthquake Engineering 17.4 (2016): 293-304 doi:

  15. Homaei, F., S. Shojaee, and G. Ghodrati Amiri. Multiple-Structural Damage Detection using Measured Frequency Response Function. Iranian Journal of Structural Engineering 2.1 (2015): 13-18 doi:

  16. Homaei, F., S. Shojaee, and G. Ghodrati Amiri. A direct damage detection method using multiple damage localization index based on mode shapes criterion. Struct. Eng. Mech 49.2 (2014): 183-202. doi: 10.12989/sem.2014.49.2.183


  1. Homaei, F. Investigating Soil-Structure Interaction Effects on The Seismic Performance Of Setback Buildings. doi:

  2. Mashhadi, Sima, Azita Asadi, Farshad Homaei, and Hamed Tajammolian. Seismic response evaluation of setback steel frames subjected to near-fault pulse-like ground motions”, 5th International Conference on Structural Engineering,10-11 November 2020, Tehran, Iran doi:

  3. Hamzeh Shakib, Farshad Homaei “Random seismic response evaluation of mid-rise buildings with stiffness irregularity considering soil-structure interaction effect.”, The 8th STESSA Conference on Behaviour of Steel Structures in Seismic Areas, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, 1-3July 2015 doi:

  4. Farshad Homaei ,Hamzeh Shakib, “Evaluation of random seismic response of mid-rise buildings with mass irregularity considering soil-structure interaction effects”, 7th International Conference on Seismology and Earthquake Engineering - SEE7, International Institution of Earthquake Engineering & Seismology, Tehran, Iran, 18-21May 2015 doi:

  5. Hamzeh Shakib, Farshad Homaei “Evaluation of soil-structure interaction effects on non-stationary random seismic response of vertically mass irregular steel buildings”, International Conference On Advances in Civil, Structural and Mechanical Engineering, ACSM, 3rd to 4th January, 2015, Bangkok, Thailand doi:


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