School of Civil Engineering and Surveying


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Dr Mehdi Rouholamin

  • Qualifications: BSc MSc PhD PgCert
  • Role Title: Teaching Fellow
  • Address: Portland Building, Portland Street, Portsmouth PO1 3AH UK
  • Telephone: +44 (0)23 9284 2445
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  • Department: School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
  • Faculty: University of Portsmouth


I am a Teaching Fellow at the School of Civil Engineering and Surveying, University of Portsmouth. I previously held the position of Research Fellow in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering at the University of Surrey. I earned my doctorate from the University of Surrey investigating transient dynamics of pile-supported structures in liquefiable soils.


  • Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  • Higher Education Academy (HEA)

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Soil Mechanics
  • Foundation Engineering
  • Mechanics of Materials


  • Dynamic soil-structure interaction
  • Liquefaction
  • Site response analysis
  • Advanced soil element testing

Research profile

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