Mohsen Shahandashti, PhD, PE

Mohsen Shahandashti, Ph.D., P.E.
Assistant Professor
Arlington, Texas


I develop theoretical foundations and applications to enhance the infrastructure systems engineering and management by leveraging the availability of big data sources along with recent advances in data analytics/operations research (Information Modeling, Data Integration, Data Mining, and Risk-Based Economic Decision Analysis).

Research Interests

Vulnerability Assessment for Pipeline Systems
Underground Freight Transportation
Economics of Post-disaster Reconstruction
Probabilistic Building Performance Modeling and Analysis


Assistant Professor, University of Texas at Arlington, 2016-Present
Senior Lecturer, University of Texas at Arlington, 2014-2016
Research Assistant, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-2014
Research Assistant, Carnegie Mellon University, 2008-2010
Research Assistant, Nanyang Technological University, 2006-2008     


Georgia Institute of TechnologyPhD in Construction Management (Minor: Economic Decision Analysis), 2014              
Georgia Institute of TechnologyMSc in Operations Research, 2014                                                                                                                                  
Carnegie Mellon University, MSc in Civil Engineering (Advanced Infrastructure Systems), 2010                                                                                 
Nanyang Technological University, MEng in Civil Engineering, 2008                                                                                      
Iran University of Science and TechnologyBSc in Civil Engineering, 2006

Professional Registrations

Professional Engineer (PE) in Civil Engineering, Texas, License Number: 123581
Statistical Analysis System (SAS) Certified Advanced Programmer, Certification No: AP010983v9                                 
Statistical Analysis System (SAS) Certified Base Programmer, Certification No: BP038558v9