Hamed Samandari, Ph.D.

Portrait of Hamed Samandari

Visiting Assistant Professor

260 Q Garland Hall
513-529-4238
samandh@MiamiOH.edu

Degrees

  • Ph.D.—Mechanical Engineering, Middle East Technical University (METU), Turkey—2014.
  • M.S.—Mechanical Engineering, University of Tabriz, Iran—2011.
  • B.S.—Mechanical Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran—2008.

Teaching Experience

Adjunct Faculty at the ENT Department at Miami University (Regional), OH, USA (Sep 2016-ongoing)

    • Labs and lectures for Computer Aided Design, Dynamics, Machine components, and Heat Transfer with application courses

Teaching Assistant at Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey (Feb 2013 – Jul 2014)

    • Supervised students to analyze mechanical properties of structures
    • Graded individual and group lab reports and gave feedback on every individual’s written communication techniques

Advisor and Tutor at Talent office of Professional Development at University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran (Feb 2010 – Jan 2011)

    • Met personally with students to discuss course progress, future career plans, and effective study strategies
    • Oversaw 10 undergraduate student thesis and 2 graduate student thesis each year

Teaching Assistant at University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran (Feb 2010 – Jan 2011)

    • Guided students to understand dynamic response of mechanical systems
    • Led one-to-one and group discussions and provided solutions for Quiz and Homework

Professional Experience

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at University of Massachusetts (Umass) Amherst, MA, USA (Sep 2015- Sep 2016) 

Control in Biomedical Systems Lab

    • Developed a non-intrusive blood volume measurement technique focusing on water treatment in dialysis patients
    • Investigated fluid dynamics and control strategies that extend the functionality of current hemodialysis technologies
    • Analyzed capabilities of several improved fluid compartment models in the measurement of blood volume in renal patients

Research Assistant at Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey (Feb 2011 – Jul 2014)

Nonlinear Vibration Lab

    • Developed new analytical methods and improved numerical solution methods such as Galerkin method
    • Introduced new techniques based on Modal Analysis and Nonlinear Identification techniques
    • Created several unique comprehensive solution toolboxes in MATLAB

Research Assistant at University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran (Sep 2008 – Jan 2011)

    • Analyzed nonlinear vibrations of vehicle suspension systems
    • Studied chaotic response of magneto-rheological dampers using Time Domain and Perturbation Methods

Publications

Peer-Reviewed

  1. Samandari H., Horowitz J., Hollot C., Abohtyra R., Germain M., Thadhani R., Schneditz D., Chait Y., “A Variable-Volume Two- Compartment Kinetic Model to Estimate Absolute Blood Volume in Dialysis Patients Using Dialysate Dilution Protocol” (in revision)
  2. Samandari H., Cigeroglu E. “Nonlinear vibrations of a flexible L shaped beam using differential quadrature method” (In preparation).
  3. Samandari H., Cigeroglu E. “Nonlinear vibrations of nonlocal rotating carbon nanotube with nonlinear and nonlocal boundary conditions”. Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures. 2016 (in revision).
  4. Cigeroglu E, Samandari H. “Nonlinear free vibrations of curved double walled carbon Nanotubes using differential quadrature method”. Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures. 2014;64:95-105.
  5. Cigeroglu E, Samandari H. “Nonlinear free vibration of double walled carbon nanotubes by using describing function method with multiple trial functions”. Physica E-Low-Dimensional Systems & Nanostructures. 2012;46:160-73.
  6. Rezaee M, Samandari H. “An investigation on the resonances and chaotic behavior of a nonlinear vehicle suspension system”. Journal of Applied and Computational Sciences in Mechanics. 2011;24:53-69.

Book Chapters

  1. Samandari, H. and Cigeroglu, E., 2016. “Nonlinear Vibrations of a Flexible L-shaped Beam Using Differential Quadrature Method. In Nonlinear Dynamics”, Volume 1 (pp. 145-154). Springer International Publishing.
  2. Samandari, H. and Cigeroglu, E., 2013. “Nonlinear free vibration of curved double walled carbon nanotubes using differential quadrature method”. In Topics in Nonlinear Dynamics, Volume 1 (pp. 269-279). Springer New York.
  3. Sadeghi, M.H., Soleimanian, P. and Samandari, H., 2012. “Model updating of complex assembly structures based on substructures-joint parameters”. In Topics in Model Validation and Uncertainty Quantification, Volume 4 (pp. 175-190). Springer New York.

Presentations

  1. Samandari H., Horowitz J., Hollot C., Abohtyra R., Germain M., Thadhani R., Schneditz D., Chait Y., “Estimating Absolute Blood Volume in Hemodialysis Patients”, Submitted to American Society of Nephrology (ASN) - Kidney Week 2016, Chicago, IL
  2. Samandari H., Cigeroglu E. “Nonlinear free vibration analysis of nonuniform rotating double walled carbon nanotubes”. Proceeding of the 16th International Conference on Machine Design and Production, Izmir, Turkey, 2014.
  3. Samandari H., Cigeroglu E. “Effect of waviness on the variation of nonlinear fundamental natural frequency of single wall carbon nanotube by using multiple harmonic balance method”. Proceeding of the 2012 Space Elevator Conference, Seattle, Washington, 2012.
  4. Sadeghi MH, Soleimanian P, Samandari H. “Model updating of complex assembly structures based on substructures-joint parameters”. Proceeding of the IMAC XXX A Conference and Exposition on Structural Dynamics, Florida, 2012.
  5. Samandari H., Cigeroglu E. “Nonlinear free vibration analysis of double walled carbon nanotubes with a concentrated-mass”. Proceeding of the 15th International Conference on Machine Design and Production, Pamukkale, Turkey. 2012
  6. Samandari H., Rezaee M. “The influence of shock absorber parameters on the aircraft dynamics during landing on a bumpy runway”. Proceeding of the 10th Conference of Iranian aerospace society, Tehran, Iran, 2011 (In Persian).
  7. Samandari H., Rezaee M. “The stability and chaos analysis of a nonlinear wheeled vehicle under road excitation”. Proceeding of the ASME 2010 10th Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design and Analysis, Istanbul, Turkey, 2010.
  8. Hajkarami H, Samandari H., Ziaei-Rad S. “Analysis of chaotic vibration of a nonlinear seven degrees of freedom full vehicle model”. Proceeding of the 3rd International Conference on Integrity, Reliability and Failure, Porto, 2009.