Danial Faghihi.

Danial Faghihi

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

607 Furnas Hall




Postdoc., Computational Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, 2015

Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Louisiana State University, 2012

M.S., Civil Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2008

B.S., Civil Engineering, K. N. Toosi University of Technology, 2008


Research Interests

Multiscale (discrete-to-continuum) modeling, computational nonlocal continuum mechanics, data-driven predictive modeling, model validation and uncertainty quantification, advanced manufacturing, tumor growth and treatment

Selected Publications

  • J. Tinsley Oden, Ivo Babuška, and Danial Faghihi. "Predictive computational science: Computer predictions in the presence of uncertainty." Encyclopedia of Computational Mechanics Second Edition (2017): 1-26.
  • Danial Faghihi, Subhasis Sarkar, Mehdi Naderi, Jon E. Rankin, Lloyd Hackel, and Nagaraja Iyyer. "A probabilistic design method for fatigue life of metallic components." ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering 4, no. 3 (2018): 031005.
  • Kathryn Farrell, J. Tinsley Oden, and Danial Faghihi. "A Bayesian framework for adaptive selection, calibration, and validation of coarse-grained models of atomistic systems." Journal of Computational Physics 295 (2015): 189-208.
  • Ernesto Prudencio, Paul T. Bauman, Danial Faghihi, K. Ravi‐Chandar, and J. Tinsley Oden. "A computational framework for dynamic data‐driven material damage control, based on Bayesian inference and model selection." International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering 102, no. 3-4 (2015): 379-403.
  • Danial Faghihi and George Z. Voyiadjis. "A Thermodynamic consistent model for coupled strain-gradient plasticity with temperature." Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology 136, no. 1 (2014): 011002.
  • Danial Faghihi and George Z. Voyiadjis. "Determination of nanoindentation size effects and variable material intrinsic length scale for body-centered cubic metals." Mechanics of Materials 44 (2012): 189-211.