Dr. Amir Mirmiran, P.E.
Vasant H. Surti Professor of Civil Engineering and Dean
Ph.D., University of Maryland, 1991
P: (305) 348-2522
Professor, College of Engineering and Computing at FIU, specializes in the use of Fiber Reinforced Plastic (FRP) in infrastructure. He holds two U.S. patents on bridge columns made with FRP tubes. He has authored over 95 journal papers and 100 conference papers and technical reports. Dr. Mirmiran has served as PI or Co-PI on four NCHRP projects, including NCHRP 10-59, NCHRP 12-53, NCHRP 12-64, and NCHRP 12-75. He is the author of the only Construction Specifications on FRP repair of highway bridges, the final report of NCHRP 10-59.