Hamidreza Tahsiri

Director Forensic Project Engineering


Forensic Project Engineering


  • Bachelor of Science in Structural Engineering
  • Master of Science in Structural Engineering
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering from University

Specialisms / Skills

  • Collapse analysis
  • Structural condition assessment
  • Post-tensioning cable failure
  • Building facade’s performance evaluation

Hamidreza Tahsiri is a Project Engineer in our Forensics practice working from the Miami office. Mr. Tahsiri gained experience in several litigation projects including collapse analysis, structural condition assessment, Post-tensioning cable failure, corrosion damage, water intrusion, and building façade’s performance evaluation. He specializes in design, analysis, and strengthening of reinforced concrete, steel, and composite structures (mid-rise, high-rise, long-span, and irregular space structures). He possesses strong leadership and relation skills with clients, managers, designers and sub-contractors, ensuring needs are met within time sensitive deadlines.


  • National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine 2019. Design of Concrete Bridge Beams Prestressed with CFRP Systems. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/25582.
  • Khaloo, A., Raisi, E. M., Hosseini, P., & Tahsiri, H. (2014). Mechanical performance of self-compacting concrete reinforced with steel fibers. Construction and Building Materials, 51, 179-186.
  • Tahsiri, H., Sedehi, O., Khaloo, A., & Raisi, E. M. (2015). Experimental study of RC jacketed and CFRP strengthened RC beams. Construction and Building Materials, 95, 476-485.
  • Belarbi, A., Tashiri, H., Dawood, M., and Gencturk, B., (2017), “Evaluation of Prestressing Losses Due to Concrete Creep, Shrinkage and Thermal Fluctuation Cycles in CFRP-Prestressed Concrete Members,” Proceedings of the 6th Asia-Pacific Conference on FRP in Structures (APFIS), Singapore, July 19-21, 4 pages.
  • Belarbi, A., Tahsiri, H., Dawood, M. and Gencturk, B., (2017), “Evaluation of Prestress Relaxation and Harping Characteristics of Prestressing CFRP”, FRPRCS, CA, October 15-19.
  • Belarbi, A., Reda, M. Poudel, P., Tahsiri, H., Dawood, M., and Gencturk, B., (2018) “Prestressing Concrete with CFRP Composites for Sustainability and Corrosion-Free Applications,” Proceedings of the 2nd International Congress on Materials & Structural Stability (CMSS-2017), Rabat, Morocco, November 22-25, 2017, MATEC Web of Conferences Vol. 149, P. 01010.
  • Belarbi, A., Poudel, P., Reda, M., Tahsiri, H., Dawood, M., and Gencturk, B. (2018), “Evaluation of Prestress Losses and Flexural Behavior of Concrete Bridge Girders Prestressed with CFRP Tendons”, Transportation Research Board 97th Annual Meeting, Washington DC, January 7-11, (No. 18-01531).
  • Licensed Professional Engineer in State of Florida (FBPE)
  • Awarded the Graduate Assistance in Area of National Need (GAANN)
  • Awarded the Doctoral Student Tuition Fellowship (DSTF)
  • Awarded the Greater Texas Foundation Fellowship (GTF)