Negar Elhami Khorasani

PhD

Negar Elhami Khorasani.

Negar Elhami Khorasani

PhD

Negar Elhami Khorasani

PhD

Research Topics

Resilient communities; Reliability analysis; Performance-based design; Cascading multi-hazard analysis; fire engineering; and earthquake engineering

Contact Information

136 Ketter Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-3019

negarkho@buffalo.edu

Biography Publications Teaching Research Honors and Awards

Research Interests

Fire engineering; performance based-design, multi-hazard analysis, resilient communities, earthquake engineering

Current and Recent Projects

  • Probabilistic performance-based fire design and the U.S. prescriptive guidelines
  • Active boundary condition for fire testing using hybrid simulation technique
  • Post-earthquake fire response of buildings within community context
  • Wildfire risk reduction in Wildland Urban Interface (WUI)
  • Damage assessment in railway tunnels under fire