Research interests


Damage by March 11, 2011 Japan tsunami. (photo by: M. Heidarzadeh)

Main research interests of Dr Heidarzadeh are:

  • Instrumentation and monitoring of infrastructure systems
  • Infrastructure resilience to multi-hazards and cascading risks
  • Remote sensing for critical infrastructure resilience
  • Global tsunami/earthquake hazards and risks to critical infrastructure
  • Physical and numerical modeling of landslide tsunamis
  • Meteo-tsunamis in the UK and associated risks to infrastructure
  • Mechanics of landslide-generated waves
  • Hydraulics of landslide-generated waves in dam reservoirs

For more information and to arrange a PhD topic contact Dr Heidarzadeh (mhk58 “AT”