Dr. S. Nima Mahmoodi

  • Assistant Professor

Contact Information

  • Office: 3015 SERC
  • Phone: (205) 348-5056

Areas of Research

  • Mechanical Systems
  • Controls


  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Tarbiat Modarres University, Iran
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran


Dr. Mahmoodi conducts research in the areas of dynamics, vibrations and control of mechanical systems. His current research is focused on piezoelectrically-actuated nanomechanical biosensors, nonlinear vibrations and controls with application to MEMS, energy harvesting using smart materials, active vibration control of structures with piezoelectric actuators, and vibration control of alternative energy sources such as wind turbine and solar concentrator.