Zaghi, Arash

Arash Zaghi

Associate Professor


Ph.D., University of Nevada, Reno, 2009

P.E., S.E.

Castleman Building Rm 328

Phone: 860-486-2468


Research focus:

Multihazard resilient design

Resilience of structural and non-structural systems
under natural and man made disasters

Application of advanced materials and innovative details
in Accelerated Bridge Construction (ABC)

Repair and retrofit of existing bridges

Computational structural modeling


Research Website: Personal Website

Resume: Zaghi Resume

 Recent publications: Google Scholar Profile


Recent publications:

Sorooshian, S., Zaghi, A. E., Maragakis, E. M., Echevarria, A., Tian, Y., and Filiatrault, A. (2014) “Analytical Seismic Fragility Analyses of Fire Sprinkler Piping Systems with Threaded Joint.” Earthquake Spectra, EERI, Available Online.

Zaghi, A. E., Saiidi, M., and Mirmiran, A., (2012) “Shake Table Response and Analysis of a Concrete-Filled FRP Tube Bridge Column,” Composite Structures, Elsevier, Volume 94, Issue 5, pp. 1564–1574.

Zaghi, A. E., Saiidi, M., and El-Azazi, S. (2011) “Shake Table Studies of a Concrete Bridge Pier Utilizing Pipe-Pin Two-Way H