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Hadian CV

Curriculum Vitae and Publication



Name: Mohammad Reza Hadian

Born: 1974, Yazd, Iran


BSc. in Civil Engineering from Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 1997.


MSc. in Civil Engineering (Hydraulic Structures) from Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 1999. Title of thesis, “Study on the Geometry of Bridge Guide Walls by Physical Model”.


PhD in Civil Engineering (Hydraulics) from Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2006. Title of thesis, “Development of a Mathematical Model for Predicting Flow Condition and Bed Topography at Bridge Sites”.


Academic Activities:

  • Teaching Assistant in Hydraulics and Fluid Mechanics, Amirkabir University of Technology (2000-2001).
  • Research Student, Lab of River Engineering, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Kyoto University, under supervision of Prof. Takashi Hosoda, March-September 2002.
  • Lecturing Fluid Mechanics, Hydraulics, Hydraulic Structures, and Computer Programming by FORTRAN, Faculty of Engineering, Dept. of Civil Eng., Yazd University (from 2003).


Professional Activities:

  • Design of hydraulic structures in consultant engineering companies for 4 years.
  • Study on hydraulics of guide walls by physical model.
  • Study on prevention of scouring by using riprap.
  • Formulation and study on Large Eddy Simulation and its application in rivers (in association with Water Research Center Co. in Tehran)



  1. A.R.Zarrati and M.R.Hadian (2000), “Study on Hydraulics of Bridge Wing Walls”, 5th Inter. Conf. in Civil Eng., Ferdosi University, Mashhad, Iran (in Persian).
  2. A.R.Zarrati and M.R.Hadian (2000), “Study on the Geometry of Bridge Guide Walls by Physical Model”, 4th Inter. Conference in Hydroscience and Engineering, Korea. (pdf)
  3. Hadian, M.R. and Zarrati, A.R. (2005), “Simulation of Shallow Flows in a Circular Basin Using Collocated Multi-Block Method”, Proc. 31st Congress of IAHR, Seoul, Korea.
  4. M.R.Hadian, A.R.Zarrati and M.Eftekhari (2005), “Development of an Implicit Numerical Model for Calculation of Sub- and Super-Critical Flows”, International Journal of Engineering, Transactions  B : Application, Vol.18, No.1, pp.85-95.
  5. M.R.Hadian and A.R.Zarrati (2006), “Study on the Effect of Momentum Interpolation Method for Solving Shallow Water Equations“, Amirkabir Journal of Science and Technology, Vol.16, No.63- C(CMM), pp.31-41 (in Persian).
  6. M.R.Hadian and A.R.Zarrati (2007), “Prediction of Afflux at Bridge Constrictions Using A Depth Averaged Numerical Model&rdquo, Proc. 32nd Congress of IAHR, Venice, Italy. (pdf)
  7. M.R.Hadian and A.R.Zarrati (2008), “Application of Multi-Block Method for Simulating Shallow Flows in Complex Geometries“, Journal of Hydraulic Research, IAHR, Vol.46, No.5, pp. 668-678. (pdf)
  8. M.R.Hadian and A.R.Zarrati (2009), Numerical Methods for Shallow Water Flows and Their Application in River and Coastal Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology Publication. (in persian) (more information)


Research Projects:

  1. Hydraulic Behavior of Bridge Guide walls, Supported by Iranian Research Council. (finished)
  2. Development of a Numerical model for prediction of flow pattern at Bridge Sites, Supported by Iran Ministry of Road and Transportation. (finished)
  3. Unsteady Numerical Model for Prediction of Morphological Effects of Bed Sills in Degrading Rivers, Supported by Iran Ministry of Power. (finished)
  4. Numerical Modeling of Flow in River Branch, Supported by Yazd University. (finished)