Sharif Rahman

Sharif Rahman
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Additional Titles: 
Professor, Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences
Researcher, Iowa Technology Institute
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Joined the College of Engineering: 
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 o
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