- Geotechnical Engineering (Embankment Dams, Mine Tailings, Earthquake and Dynamic analysis, Numerical Modelling)
Dr Ghahreman-Nejad has worked for a number of firms in Australia and abroad and has over 21 years of experience working on a broad range of projects in the civil, geotechnical and mining engineering fields with significant emphasis on the geotechnical and water management aspects of tailings and water retaining dams. Behrooz has managed, designed or been involved in the analysis and design of a number of large embankment dams and tailings storage facilities throughout Australia and overseas. For the past decade, at ATC Williams, he has been responsible for project management, feasibility study, site investigation, detailed design, contract management, preparation of tender documents and construction support. He was appointed as Honorary Senior Fellow at the Department of Infrastructure Engineering in 2014 for his contributions in teaching and research since 2007.