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 (2011-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,
Sophisticated control of experimental setups,
Data collection and analysis,
Relational databases: development and management.
Shakhzod Takhirov, Ph.D., PE (Civil)
Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center
University of California at Berkeley
1301 South 46th Street, Bldg. 484
Richmond, CA 94804
Phone: (510) 665-3535: Fax: (510) 665-3414