Hamid FARROKH GHATTE

Ph.D Technical and Vocational University of Iran

h.f.gate@gmail.com, ghatte@itu.edu.tr

Education (Academic Qualifications):

PhD, Civil Engineering, Dept. of Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey, 2010- 2016.

Thesis: Seismic Retrofitting of Rectangular RC Columns through CFRP Jacketing and External Steel Ties.

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Alper Ilki

  • Sc., Civil Engineering, Dept. of Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman, Iran, 2003- 2006.

Thesis: “Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Self Compacting Concrete Joints.

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Ali Akbar Maghsoudi

  • Sc., Civil Engineering, Dept. of Tabriz University, Tabriz, Iran, 1995-1999.

Work Experience:

  • Research Assistant

University of Ljubljana and coworker of projects in The Slovenian National Building and Civil Engineering. September 2014 – July 2015

http://www.heromat.com/consortium/zag

  • Research Assistant

Structural and Earthquake Engineering Laboratory in Istanbul Technical University, Istanbul, Turkey.

http://istanbultek.academia.edu/Departments/Structural_and_Earthquake_Engineering_Lab

Supervisor: Prof.Dr Alper Ilki

February 2010 – October 2016

  • Project Manager Assistant ISTKA Project:

The first full-scale field test of ITU-ISTKA Project on seismic performance of existing sub-standard reinforced concrete buildings that was successfully completed on 26-27 July 2014.

http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=5ch2_1q_YN4

  • Project Assistant at TUBITAK Project:

Seismic Retrofitting of Rectangular RC Columns by Using CFRP Jacketing and Steel Anchorages (TUBITAK 1002 – HIZLI DESTEK PROGRAM)

March 2011-October 2012

Fwd: FW: 111M431

http://www.tubitak.gov.tr/en

  • Project Engineer and Supervisor

School Building Office in Iran

March 2006 – October 2009

  • Research Assistant

Structural and Earthquake Engineering Laboratory

Shahid Bahonar University, Iran

Supervisor: Prof. Dr A.A Maghsoudi

October 2003 - March 2006

  • Project Engineer and Supervisor

Iranian Construction Engineering Organization - Urmia, Iran.

March 1999- 2004

Membership No: 14-0-3-02870

Field: Civil Engineering

Teaching Experience:

Technical and Vocational University (Since 20006), Urmia University and Urmia Azad University as an Instructor. (Subjects: Statics, Strength of Material, Reinforced Concrete Structures, Advanced Reinforced Concrete Structures, Finite Element Method and Advanced Dynamic).

Research Skills:

  • Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Self Compacting Concrete (SCC) and High Strength Concrete (HSC).
  • Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP).
  • Seismic Retrofit and Rehabitation of Concrete Structures.
  • Finite Element Analyses.
  • Reinforced Concrete Structures.

International Reviewed Journal Papers:

  • Farrokh Ghatte Hamid, Comert M, Demir C., Ilki A “Evaluation of FRP Confinement Models for Substandard Rectangular RC Columns Based on Full-Scale Reversed Cyclic Lateral Loading Tests in Strong and Weak Directions.” Polymers 2016, 8(9), 323; doi:3390/polym8090323.

International Conference Papers:

  • Maghsoudi, A.A. and F Ghatte, H., “Ductility and Ultimate State Investigation of Self Compacting Concrete Joints.”1st International Congress on Seismic Retrofitting, 25-27 April 2006, Iran Tehran.
  • Farrokh Ghatte, H, and, Maghsoudi, A.A. “Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Self Compacting Concrete Joints.ICCEIE 2012: International Conference on Civil, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering Paris, France November 28- 29, 2012.
  • Golbandi, H, and, Farrokh Ghatte, H. “Seismic Performance Evaluation of the Structural System Consisting RC Columns and Shear Walls of an Eight Story Building.ICCEIE 2012: International Conference on Civil, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering Paris, France November 28 -29, 2012.
  • Comert M, Demir C., Farrokh Ghatte Hamid, Ilki A Seismic Performance of Full-Scale FRP Confined Sub-Standard Columns Subjected to High Axial Load.The 7th International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering, International Institute for FRP in Construction.
  • Farrokh Ghatte Hamid, Comert M, Demir C., Ilki A “Performances of FRP Confinement Models for Predicting the Behavior of Full-Scale FRP Retrofitted Columns under Simulated Seismic Actions.”APFIS-2015, Joint Conference, 14-16 December 2015, Nanjing, China.

International Under review Journal Papers:

  • Farrokh Ghatte Hamid, Comert M, Demir C., Akbaba, M,. Ilki A. ( 2017)“Seismic Retrofit of Full-Scale Substandard Extended Rectangular RC Columns through CFRP Jacketing: Test Results and Design Recommendations” Submitted to Journal of Composite for Construction, ASCE.
  • Farrokh Ghatte Hamid, Akbaba, M, ( 2018)“Seismic Retrofitting of Rectangular RC Columns through CFRP Jacketing and External Steel Ties” Submitted to Asian Journal of Civil Engineering.

Supervised MSc Thesis:

  • Mehdi Bagherpour (2017) “Seismic performance of RC columns with special cross sections (cross, T and L shaped) in moment frame system based on Spectral Analyses.” Univercity of Aein Kamal, Urmia, Iran.

Awards and Honors:

  • Recognition of the Best Experimental Thesis in Civil Engineering Department, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Iran 2006.
  • Recognition of an Exemplary Engineer in School Building Office in Urmia, Iran, 2007.
  • Recognition of an Exemplary Instructor in Technical & Vocational University of Iran, Urmia, Iran 2009.

Skills and Qualification:

  • Microsoft Office
  • AutoCAD
  • ETABS
  • SAP
  • SAFE
  • XTRACT
  • ABAQUS
  • Seismostruct
  • Internet

Languages Known:

  • Persian
  • English
  • Turkish
  • Azerbaijani
  • Arabic

Fluent in Persian, Azeri and Turkish, Nearly Fluent in English (TOEFL IBT; 94) and Good in Arabic.