Masoud   Ghandehari

Masoud Ghandehari

Associate Professor

Civil & Environmental Engineering

Journal Articles

Masoud Ghandehari, Cristian S. Vimer , Ioannis Ioannou, Alexey Sidelev, Peter Spellane, “In-situ measurement of liquid phase moisture in cementiitous Materiasl”, Elsevier Journal of Non Destructive Testing and Evaluation,Volume 45, Issue 1, January 2012, Pages 162-168.

Khalil G., Daddario P., Lau K.S.F., Imtiaz S., King M., Gouterman M., Sidelev A., Puran N., Ghandehari M., Brückner C., “meso-Tetraarylporpholactones as high pH sensors”. Analyst, 2010 Aug;135(8):2125-31.

Ghandehari M., Behnood A., Khanzadi M., “Residual Mechanical Properties of High-Strength Concretes After Exposure to Elevated Temperatures”,  ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol. 22, No. 1, January 2010, pp. 59-64,

Behnood Ali, Ghandehari Masoud, “Comparison of compressive and splitting tensile strength of high-strength concrete with and without polypropylene fibers heated to high temperatures”, Fire Safety Journal, Volume 44, Issue 8, November 2009, Pages 1015-1022

Vimer C., Yu S., Ghandehari M., “Probing pH Levels in Civil Engineering Materials” ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, v21, n2, February 2009

Ghandehari M., Kostarelos D., Vimer C., Yoon S., “Near-Infrared Spectroscopy for In-situ Monitoring of the Geo-environment”, ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geo-environmental Engineering, v134, n4, July 2008

Ghandehari M., Khalil G., “Materials Health Management by in-situ chemical analysis”,  ASNT Journal of Materials Evaluation. v63, n7, July 2005

Khalil G., Kimura F., Chin A., Ghandehari M., Wan R., Shinoki W., Gouterman M., Callis J., Dalton L,. ”Continuous Monitoring of Underground Gas Leaks”, ASNT Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, v16, n3, July 2005

Ghandehari M., Vimer, C.S., In-Situ Monitoring of pH Level with Fiber Optic Evanescent Field Spectroscopy”, NDT & E International, v37, n8, December 2004, Page 611-616

Ghandehari M., Vimer C., “In-situ Monitoring of Moisture in Pavement Materials”, TRB 2005 Annual Meeting Session 453 - Pavement Monitoring

Akkaya Y., Ghandehari M., Ackerman B, Shah S., “Influence of Fiber Dispersion on the Performance of Microfiber Reinforced Composites”, ACI Special Publication on 'Fiber Reinforced Concrete: Innovations for Value', 2002

Ghandehari M., Krishnaswamy S., Shah S., “Dimensional Factors of Bond Failure in Reinforced Concrete”, Fracture Mechanics for Concrete Materials Testing and Application, ACI Special Publication SP-201, 2001, edited by Vipulanandan and Gerstle, ISBN: 0-87031-039-9, pp169-188

Aldea C., Ghandehari M., Shah S., Karr A., “Estimation of Water Flow Through Cracked Concrete Under Load”, ACI Materials Journal, v97 n5, September 2000, pp 567-575.

Popovic J., Song W., Ghandehari M., Subramaniam K., Achenbach J., Shah S., “Application of Surface Wave Transmission Measurements for Crack Depth Determination in Concrete”, ACI Materials journal, v97, n2., March 2000, pp 127-135.

Ghandehari M., Krishnaswamy S., Shah S., “Bond Induced Longitudinal Fracture in Reinforced Concrete”, Journal of Applied Mechanics, v67, n4, December. 2000, pp 740-748.

Peled A., Ensslen F. Ghandehari M., Shah S., “Pullout Resistance of Anchor Bolts: Effect of Matrix Properties”, Concrete Science and Engineering, v1 June 1999. pp 120-128

Ghandehari M., Krishnaswamy S., Shah S., “A Technique for Evaluating the Kinematics at Interface of Rebar and Concrete”, Journal of Engineering Mechanics, v125, n2, February 1999, pp 234-241.

Ghandehari M., Krishnaswamy S., Shah S., “Non-Destructive Evaluation of the Interface in Reinforced Concrete Using Phase Measurement Interferometry”, Non-destructive Characterization of Materials in Aging Systems, Materials Research Society, v503, 1997, Boston, MA, ISBN: 1-55899-408-4

Other Publications

 

Invited Papers:

Ghandehari M., Vimer C., “Molecular Vibration Spectroscopy for Materials Health Management”, NSF Workshop on Advanced Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology, January 2004, Hawaii

Ghandehari M., In-situ Chemical Analysis for Materials Health Management, Plenary speaker, World Forum on Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology, NSF, Chongqing and Nanjing, May 22-27 2007

Ghandehari M., Vimer C. “Functional Polymers and Optical Spectroscopy for Distributed Measurement in the Subsurface Environment, SPIE Photonics North, Distributed Sensors and Applications, September 2004, Ottawa, CA,

Conference Presentations, Proceedings:

Klavarioti M., Kostarelos K., Ghandehari M., “A Chemical Sensor Utilizing Near Infrared Spectroscopy: Developing a Spectra Database”, Third International Conference on Industrial and Hazardous Waste Management, Crete 2012

Fang H. M., Gin K. Y. H., Viswanath B.  Ghandehari M., Petre M., “Rapid Identification of Water-borne Microorganismsby Fluorescence Spectroscopy”, Poster, Water Solutions for Liveable and Sustainable Cities, July 2012

HailemariamM., Liu E., Ghandehari M., Sidelev A., Jin W., Levicky R., Ziegler E., “Biomineralization of Industrial Waste for Carbon Sequestration” Poster, New York Academy of Science, March 2012

Sidelev A., Ghandehari M, “Thermal Imaging for Quantitative Assessment of subsurface Corrosion”, Oral presentation, EMI 2011 conference, June 2011,  Boston, MA

Sidelev A., Liu E., Khalil G., Bruckner C., Ghandehari M.,  “Sensing High pH and ionic transport in Cementitious Materials”, Oral presentation, EMI 2011 conference, June 2011, Boston, MA

Sidelev A., Khalil G., Ghandehari M. “Detection of Gas Leaks in the Subsurface Environment”, Oral presentation, EMI 2011 conference, June 2011, Boston, MA

Sidelev A.,Liu E., Jin W., Khalil G., Bruckner C., Ghandehari M.,“Temperature and cure monitor in curing concrete”, Oral presentation, EMI 2011 conference, June 2011,  Boston, MA

Hongtao Zhang, Masoud Ghandehari, Alexey Sidelev, Ruslan Bazhanski, Pengfei Wang, Jing Xie, Jilin Zou, Engui Lui, David Li, Fang Fang, Hong-Liang Cui and Xingwei Wang, "Monitoring the hysteresis effects in the strain-stress curve of carbon fiber reinforced laminates by FBG technology", International Conference on Fiber Optical Sensors, Proc. SPIE 7753, 775387, May 2011

Mlekicki F., Ghandehari M., “Distributed Monitoring of Moisture Ingress for Cable Structures“, The Fourth Int. conf. on Advanced Smart Material and Smart Structures Technology,Asian-Pacific Network of Centers for Research in Smart Structure Technology, June 2008, Tokyo,

Ghandehari M., “In-situ Materials Analysis with Optical Electrodes “, The Fourth Int. conf. on Advanced Smart Material and Smart Structures Technology,Asian-Pacific Network of Centers for Research in Smart Structure Technology, June 2008, Tokyo,

Ghandehari M., “In-situ Chemical Analysis for Life Cycle Health Management”, First International Symposium on Life-Cycle Civil Engineering, Varenna, Lake Como, Italy – June 10-14, 2008

Zheng S., Sidelev A., Spellane P. Mlekicki F., Ghandehari M., “Moisture Sensing in Porous Media”, World Forum on Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology, Chongqing and Nanjing, May 22-27 2007

Puran N., Khalil G., Ghandehari M., “Simultaneous Detection of pH and Chloride Concentration in Civil Infrastructure”, World Forum on Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology, Chongqing and Nanjing, May 22-27 2007

Ghandehari M., “Material Monitoring by In-situ Chemical Analysis”, World Forum on Smart Materials and Smart Structures Technology, Chongqing and Nanjing, May 22-27 2007

Ghandehari M.,KhalilG., Kimura F., Chin A., WanR, ShinokiW., GoutermanM., CallisJ., DaltonL., “Detection of Gas Leaks in the Subsurface Environment” Non-destructive Detection and Measurement for Homeland Security, SPIE Smart Structures and Nondestructive Evaluation, San Diego, CA, March 2005

Ghandehari M., Vimer C., “In-situ Monitoring of Reaction Chemistries in Concrete”, International Symposium Advances in Concrete through Science and Engineering, March 21-24, 2004, Evanston, Illinois

Ghandehari M., Vimer C. “Optical Spectroscopy for Detection of Moisture Ingress in Civil Infrastructure” Proceedings, Structural Materials Technology (SMT): NDE/NDT for Highways and Bridges September 14-17, 2004

Ghandehari M., Vimer C. “Fiber Optic pH Sensor with Cellulose Cladding for Structural Health Monitoring”, Smart Systems and NDE for Civil Infrastructures, SPIE, Smart Structures/NDE San Diego, CA, 2003

Vimer C., Ghandehari M., “Moisture Sensing in Structural Materials Using Near-Infrared Evanescent Field Spectroscopy", Proc. 16th ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference, July 2003, Seattle, WA

Ghandehari M., Vimer C., “Monitoring Degradation Chemistries in Infrastructural Materials, Proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, Palo Alto, CA, 2003

Ghandehari M., Vimer C., “Fiber Optic Chemo-sensing for Civil Infrastructure”, Proceedings of the 15th ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference, June 2-5, 2002, New York, NY

Ghandehari M., Vimer C., “Fiber Optic Evanescent Field Sensors for pH Monitoring in Civil Infrastructure”, in NDE for Health Monitoring and Diagnostics, Proceedings of SPIE, March 17-21 2002, San Diego, CA

Ghandehari M., Vimer C., “PH Monitoring in Civil Infrastructure”, Proceedings First International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring of Innovative Civil Engineering Structures, September 19-22, 2002, Winnipeg, Canada

Aldea C., Ghandehari M., Shah S., Karr A., “Experimental Study Relating Cracking to Water Permeability of Concrete”, Transport Properties and Microstructure of Cement-Based Systems, Proceedings Materials Research Society Symposium, November 1999, Boston Massachusetts

Ghandehari M., Zulli M., Shah S., “Influence of Corrosion on Bond Strength in Reinforced Concrete”, Transport Properties and Microstructure of Cement-Based Systems, Proceedings Materials Research Society Symposium, November 1999, Boston Massachusetts

Presentations at Colloquia:

Ghandehari M., “Optical Spectroscopy & Remote Monitoring - Infrastructure, Energy & Environment”, Presented at NACE International Corrosion Symposium – Monitoring Corrosion for Asset Management, Part II, Subsurface Characterization of Corrosion, Spring 2004

Ghandehari M. “New York City Bridges; Rehabilitation Stories” Seminar, Technical University of Braunschweig Germany, July 2003

Ghandehari M. “Chemical Sensing for Civil Infrastructure” Seminar, Technical University of
Braunschweig Germany, July 2003

Ghandehari M., “Early Detection of Corrosion Monitoring in Bridges & Cables”, Presented at NACE* International Corrosion Symposium – Corrosion Control for Bridges, Spring 2003.

International Symposia, Conferences and Sessions Organized

Co-organizer, National Science Foundation International Workshop on Performance Based Infrastructure Asset Management”, July 2008, Istanbul.

ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference, New York 2002, “Optical Diagnostics for Soil and Structures”

ASCE Engineering Mechanics Conference, Seattle 2003, “Optical Diagnostics for Civil Infrastructures”

ASNT American Society of Non-destructive Evaluation, “Smart Systems and NDE for Civil Infrastructures, Buffalo 2004, “Imaging Techniques”

SPIE, Smart Structures/NDE 2005, San Diego, “Health Monitoring and NDE of Structural and Biological Systems”

NACE International Spring Corrosion Symposium 2003 at Polytechnic University, “Corrosion Control for Bridges”

NACE International Spring Corrosion Symposium 2004 at Polytechnic University, “Monitoring Corrosion for Asset Management, Part II, Subsurface Characterization of Corrosion”

Urban Security Initiative October 2002, Engineering the Protection of Our Cities,
“Urban Infrastructure, Early Detection Systems and Sensing for Civil Infrastructure”

 

Education

Northwestern University

Doctor of Philosophy,

McGill University

Master of Science,

Columbia University

Bachelor of Science,

Research Interests

Sensing and infrastructural health monitoring; Application to transportation infrastructure, utilities networks and environmental contamination. In-situ chemical analysis for materials health management.