Person

Dr.-Ing.

Kavan Khaledi

Dr.-Ing.

Senior Scientist

Mister Khaledi
Chair of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology

Address

Building: 1540

Room: 209

Lochnerstraße 4-20

52056 Aachen

Contact

WorkPhone
Phone: +49 241 80 97542
Fax Fax: +49 241 80 92280
 

Research Interests

Numerical simulation of tunnels and caverns in rocks
Constitutive modeling of geomaterials
Finite element modeling
Fracture mechanics
Optimization and sensitivity analysis

Current projects

Material Approach for Opalinus Clay | 2018 - 2021 | ENSI | Partners: Florian Amann, Mohammadreza Jalali | More information

Professional Experience

Since 04/2019: Senior Scientist, Department of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, RWTH Aachen, Germany
03/2017-03/2019: Research Associate, Institute of Applied Mechanics, RWTH Aachen, Germany
11/2012-12/2016: Research Associate, Chair of Foundation Engineering, Rock and Soil Mechanics, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
06/2011-10/2012: Research and Teaching Assistant, Chair of Foundation Engineering, Rock and Soil Mechanics, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
02/2011-10/2012: Research and Teaching Assistant, Institute for Structural Mechanics, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
03/2010-07/2010: Piping Stress Analysis Engineer, Bamdej Tarh Company,Tehran, Iran
01/2009-02/2010: Piping Stress Analysis Engineer, Tarh O Palayesh Engineering Company,Tehran, Iran
01/2008-12/2008: Research Assistant, Niroo Research Institute (NRI), Tehran, Iran

Education

2017-2018: Postdoc. Institute of Applied Mechanics, RWTH Aachen, Germany
2012-2016: Ph.D. Chair of Foundation Engineering, Rock and Soil Mechanics, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
2010-2012: M.Sc. Computational Engineering, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
2006-2008: M.Sc. Energy Management, Power and Water University of Technology , Tehran, Iran
2002-2006: B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran

    Awards and Grants

    2017: Best PhD dissertation at Faculty of Civil Engineering, Ruhr-Universität Bochum Germany
    2012: Best graduated student in Computational Engineering, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
    2012: Best young researcher prize at Mech2012 conference, Sofia, Bulgaria
    2006: Best graduated student in Mechanical Engineering, University of Tabriz, Iran.

    Publications and Networks

    Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.de/citations?user=R8dLVyEAAAAJ&hl=en

     

    Publications

    Title Author(s)
    A comparative study on methods for determining the hydraulic properties of a clay shale
    Journal Article (2020)
    Winhausen, Lisa (Corresponding author)
    Amann-Hildenbrand, Alexandra
    Fink, Reinhard
    Jalali, Mohammadreza
    Khaledi, Kavan
    Hamdi, Pooya
    Urai, Janos
    Schmatz, Joyce
    Amann, Florian