Barakati, Amir

Instructor in Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Department
Gaige, 239, 610-396-6340

Dr. Amir Barakati received his PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Iowa in 2012. During his PhD studies and subsequent postdoctoral research, he investigated electro-magneto-thermo-mechanical coupling in composite materials and NURBS-based finite element analysis of cloth simulation. Prior to joining Penn State, he was an adjunct instructor at St. Ambrose University.

Dr. Barakati currently teaches Introduction to Engineering Design, Mechanics for Technology, and Instrumentation Lab at Penn State Berks.

PhD, Mechanical Engineering, The University of Iowa
MSc, Aerospace Engineering, Sharif University of Technology
BSc, Aerospace Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology