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Javad Fattahi

MSc. Geotechnical Engineer


Researcher – University of Iceland – Current
Civil and Environmental Engineering – Reykjavík, Iceland

R&D Researcher – OWI Lab – 2021
Applied Mechanic – Brussels, Belgium
Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Master of Science – International Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Seismology – 2017
Geotechnical Engineering – Tehran, Iran

Bachelor of Science – Kerman University – 2014
Civil Engineering – Kerman, Iran


MATLAB / Python

Linking Commercial Software:

Geotechnical Engineering:

Civil Engineering Software:
AutoCAD / Civil 3D Design

Excel Macros / Seismic analysis & geotechnical design


Traineeship – 2022
The grant for an internship at Deltares company, Netherlands, was awarded in June 2022. This internship starts in Sep 2022 and stands for three months. Gaining knowledge of working with triaxial, DSS, and CDSS devices and PLAXIS are the initial objectives of this work package.

Maria Konstantinou, Deltares
Yaser Jafarian, Deltares

Erasmus Plus Grant Outside Europe – 2022/2023
This application was awarded the grant in July 2022. It will bring long-term cooperation between the University of Iceland and the University of Colorado Boulder.

Shideh Dashti, University of Colorado Boulder
Sigurður Erlingsson, University of Iceland

Iran’s National Elites Foundation – 2017
Developing software packages to fast evaluate seismic demands of the arbitrarily shaped tunnels using FEM.

Seismic site characterization

– Seismic risk in Iceland (SERICE)

A new research proposal (grant of excellence) has been approved by the Icelandic research fund (Rannis). SERICE includes funding for three PhD students and one post-doctoral position. The project has been running for three years and started on 01.09.2021.

Offshore Wind Turbine

Underground Structures

– Seismic analysis of an underground flying junction;
Tehran metro line no. 7 & main west sewage line

– Collaborating on the design of the main pipelines to transmit water among western cities with 48 kilometres long;
Nowsud tunnel

Laboratory assistant

“Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.”

The past years prove my enthusiasm for programming and geotechnical engineering.

One week of live offshore wind energy training event, organised by the Phairywind project.

Advanced code for creating 2D underground arbitrary-shape structures in Abaqus

Let’s work together on the
next promising project