Question What is a software product that would help you complete your work? Describe a software product you wish existed in your profession that does not? i.e if you could create the ideal software for earthquake engineering, which features would it have?
Answer Dear Tony
I think probabilistic investigations in the area of structural engineering need a good basis of softwares and guidelines. For example I think one can make use of Bayesian or Classical Inference to show how likely is that a specific performance occurs in a structure. It is very crucial for an engineer to know that his believes to a good design should be chained with a explicit probabilistic overview which is deemed to be realized implicitly by codes of practice.
I can answer questions in Structural Engineering, Earthquake Engineering, Project Management and Project Control topics!
I am experienced in the area of earthquake engineering in electrical power industry, i.e. Lifeline Earthquake Engineering. My focus has been on structural seismic design of power installations. Recently I have got involved in project management in the category of constructional engineering.
Organizations Sinam Consulting Engineers Co.
Education/Credentials Bs degree in Civil Engineering from Ferdowsi University ,1988, Mashhad Iran, Ms degree in Earthquake Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 1993, Tehran, Iran