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Mohammad R Jahanshahi, PhD
Research Technologist
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Biography (more>>)
Mohammad R. Jahanshahi is a researcher in the Mobility and Robotic Systems Section at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). His research primarily focuses on vision-based autonomous change detection and condition assessment of infrastructure systems. He has been working in the field of computer vision, image processing and pattern recognition to develop advanced data interpretation systems for field applications. Dr. Jahanshahi has an interdisciplinary background with MS degrees in electrical and structural engineering.

Education (more>>)
Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Southern California, 2011
M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, 2006

Professional Experience (more>>)
Adjunct Research Assistant Professor, Sonny Astani Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Southern California, 2013 - Present
Caltech Postdoctoral Scholar at JPL, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, 2012 - 2013
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Sonny Astani Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Southern California, 2011 - 2012

Research Interests (more>>)
Robotics
Smart Cities
Data Interpretation
Structural Health Monitoring
Nondestructive Evaluation Techniques
Machine Vision and Pattern Recognition
Resilient & Sustainable Infrastructure Systems

Selected Publications (more>>)

M.R. Jahanshahi, S.F. Masri, C.W. Padgett and G.S. Sukhatme, "An innovative methodology for detection and quantification of cracks through incorporation of depth perception," Machine Vision and Applications, 2013. (Link)

M.R. Jahanshahi, F. Jazizadeh, S.F. Masri and B. Becerik-Gerber, "Unsupervised approach for autonomous pavement defect detection and quantification using an inexpensive depth sensor," Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), 2012. (Link)

M.R. Jahanshahi, S.F. Masri and G.S. Sukhatme, "Multi-image stitching and scene reconstruction for evaluating defect evolution in structures," Structural Health Monitoring, 2011. (Link)

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