Sharif Rahman

Sharif Rahman
(319) 335-5679
2140 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
1995
Education: 
Ph.D., Structural Engineering, Cornell University, 1991.
M.S., Structural Engineering, Purdue University, 1986.
B.Sc., Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology, 1984.
Present Research Interests: 
Multiscale mechanics of heterogeneous media; mathematical models of random microstructure; uncertainty quantification of high-dimensional complex systems; random eigenvalue problems; stochastic mesh-free and finite-element methods; and reliability-based optimization.
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
American Society of Mechanical Engineers; American Society of Civil Engineers; International Association of Structural Safety and Reliability; U.S. Association for Computational Mechanics; International Society for Computational Engineering & Sciences; American Society for Engineering Education.