Ali Reza Firoozfar

Ali Reza Firoozfar
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Classes taught: ENGR&225

Employee Bio

Ali Firoozfar is a civil/hydraulic engineer with over eight years of experience in dam and hydropower, hydraulic structures, river, and sediment engineering studies in the Western and Midwest United States, Europe and the Middle East. These encompass a wide variety of fundamental and practical large infrastructure related projects including hydraulic design and evaluation, spillway and outlet structures, dam safety, river restoration, sediment engineering, rock scour, and canal automation.
His experience includes working more than six years as a researcher at the University of Iowa’s hydraulics research laboratory and over two years as a civil/hydraulic engineer with HDR.

Education & Training

B.Sc., Isfahan University of Technology
M.Sc., Tarbiat Modares University
Ph.D., University of Iowa