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Dr Alireza Mohammadinia

Research Fellow
Doctor of Philosophy, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia; Master of Science, Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran, Islamic Republic of


Dr Alireza Mohammadinia is a research fellow in the field of geotechnical engineering and an environmental activist. His field of research in Geotechnical engineering involves sustainable development of geo-environmental materials and recycling industrial waste for railway and pavement construction. His interest in research extends laboratory and field instrumentation and modelling of large-scale pavement prototypes. His expertise are:

  • Sustainability and recycling
  • Ground improvement techniques
  • Soil-Structure Interaction
  • Numerical finite element and discrete element modelling in Geomechanics
  • Embankment dam design and construction

PhD candidate and honours supervision

Higher degrees by research

Accredited to supervise Masters & Doctoral students as Co-Supervisor.


Available to supervise honours students.

Fields of Research

  • Environmental Assessment And Monitoring - 410402
  • Civil Geotechnical Engineering - 400502
  • Construction Materials - 400505


  • 2018, Swinburne, Research Impact Award - For "Recycled materials in geotechnical engineering applications", Swinburne University of Technology


Also published as: Mohammadinia, Alireza; Mohammadinia, A.
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Recent research grants awarded

  • 2019: Field Demonstration of Plastics and Glass Fines in Concrete Footpath *; Sustainability Victoria
  • 2019: Foamed bitumen stabilisation of pavements using glass fines and plastics *; Fulton Hogan Ltd
  • 2019: Recovered plastics and glass fines in rail track substructures *; Alex Fraser Group
  • 2018: Soft computing based modelling of recycled waste materials in transportation geotechnics *; Stretford Civil Constructions Pty Ltd
  • 2016: Recycled Plastics and Glass Fines in Concrete Footpaths *; Polytrade Recycling

* Chief Investigator