Moscow University: Ph.D. (ME), 1989;
Tashkent State University (currently National University of Uzbekistan): Master of Sciences (ME), 1984.
Registered as Professional Engineer (Civil) in California, USA.
nees@berkeley, University of California at Berkeley, USA (1997-current),
Earthquake Engineering Research Center (EERC), University of California at Berkeley, USA (1997-current),
Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center (PEER), University of California at Berkeley, USA (1997-current),
Tashkent Institute of Mechanics and Seismic Stability of Structures, Uzbekistan (1984-1997).
Non-stationary wave propagation and diffraction,
Earthquake engineering and structural vibration,
Finite element modeling,
Image data manipulations.
Finite element analysis,
Seismic and vibration isolation and damping technologies,
Steel beam-to-column moment resistant connections,
Seismic qualification per IEEE-693 (electrical substation equipment),
Seismic qualification per AC156 (non-structural components),
HDS laser scanning: damage assessment and documentation,
Control of experimental setups,
Data collection and analysis,
Relational databases: development and management.
Shakhzod Takhirov, Ph.D., PE (Civil)
Senior Development Engineer
Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center
University of California at Berkeley
1301 South 46th Street, Bldg. 451
Richmond, CA 94804
Phone: (510) 665-3535: Fax: (510) 665-3544