Research Associate
Ph.D.
AMPEL Building 142
2355 East Mall
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
Canada
Biography
  • Team Lead – Manufacturing and Testing at CRN, University of British Columbia since 2012
  • Research Associate at the University of British Columbia since 2012
  • Research Coordinator at the University of British Columbia, 2011
  • Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of British Columbia, 2010
Education
University of Tehran, 2001, B.Sc., Civil Engineering
University of British Columbia, 2005, M.A.Sc., Civil Engineering
University of British Columbia, 2010, Ph.D., Civil Engineering
Awards and Honours
University Graduate Fellowship (UGF), University of British Columbia, 2007
Graduate Entrance Scholarship (GES), University of British Columbia, 2002
Scientific Achievement Award, Ministry of Science, Iran, 2001
Honored by the dean of the faculty of engineering of University of Tehran for research on high strength concrete, 2001
Recipient of Silver medal in the National Mathematics Olympiad, Iran, 1996
Research Interests
  • Manufacturing of composite materials
  • Fracture and damage characterization of composite materials
  • Progressive damage modeling of composite materials
  • Mechanical testing of composite structures
  • Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) of composite materials
Recent Publications

Journals

  • Zobeiry, N., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., (2012). “Characterization of the damaging behaviour of composites using full-field using displacement measurement”, Composite Science and Technology, submitted
  • Forghani, A., Zobeiry, N., Poursartip, A., Vaziri, R., (2011). “A Structural Modelling Framework for Prediction of Damage Development and Failure of Composite Laminates”, Composite Science and Technology, approved
  • Lia, X., Stephen R. Halletta, S.R., Wisnom, M.R., Zobeiry, N., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., (2009). “Experimental study of damage propagation in overheight compact tension tests”, Composites: Part A, doi:10.1016/j.compositesa.2009.08.017.
  • Zobeiry, N., Forghani, A., McGregor, C., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., (2008). “Progressive damage modeling of composite materials under both tensile and compressive loading regimes”, Mechanical Response of Composites, Springer book, Series: Computational Methods in Applied Sciences, Vol. 10, Chapter 9.
  • McGregor, C., Zobeiry, N., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., (2008). “A constitutive model for progressive compressive failure of composites”, Journal of Composite Materials. Vol. 42, No. 25, pp. 2687-2716.

Conference Proceedings

  • Zobeiry, N., Forghani, A., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., (2011), Analyzing the Damage Behaviour of Composites using Full-Field Displacement Measurement. Proceedings of ASC/CANCOM Conference in Montreal, Canada.
  • Forghani, A., Zobeiry, N., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., and Ellyin, F., (2011), A non-local approach to simulation of damage in laminated composites. Proceedings of ASC/CANCOM Conference in Montreal, Canada.
  • Zobeiry, N., Forghani, A., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., (2011), A combined experimental and numerical approach for simulating the damage behaviour of notched composite laminates. Proceedings of ICCM18 conference in Korea.
  • Forghani, A., Zobeiry, N., Poursartip, A., Vaziri, R., (2010). “Further developments of a damage model for failure prediction of composites structures”, SAMPE Conference, Seattle, US.
  • Zobeiry, N., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., (2009). “Characterization of damage in composites using a combination of full field displacement measurement and finite element simulation”, 2nd ECCOMAS Thematic Conference, London, UK.
  • Forghani, A., Zobeiry, N., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., Ellyin, F., (2009). “A consistent framework for formulation and characterization of a sub-laminate based damage model”, ICCM-17 17th International Conference on Composite Materials, Edinburgh, UK.
  • Zobeiry, N., Forghani, A., McGregor, C., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., (2007). “Progressive damage modeling of composite materials under both tensile and compressive loading regimes”, ECCOMAS Thematic Conference, Porto, Portugal.
  • Zobeiry, N., McGregor, C., Vaziri, R., Poursartip, A., (2005). “Simulation of the nonlinear compressive response and failure of fibre reinforced composites”, 5th Canadian International Composites Conference, Vancouver, Canada.

Dissertations