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Faculty Profile

Hamid Nayeb-Hashemi

334 Snell Engineering Center
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


  • PhD in Mechanical Engineering, 1982, MIT
  • MS in Mechanical Engineering, 1979, MIT
  • BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering, 1975, Tehran University, Iran

Research & Scholarship Interests

Biomechanics and mechanics
Affiliated With

Department Research Areas

Honors & Awards

  • Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Selected Publications

  • A. Orsi, S. Chakravarthy, P. Canavan, E, Pena, R. Goebel, A. Vaziri, H. Nayeb-Hashemi, The Effect of Knee Joint Kinematics on the Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury and Articular Cartilage Damage,  Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering, 19(5), 2015, 493-506
  • R. Oftadeh, V. Entezari, G. Sporri J. C. Villa-Camacho, H. Krigbaum, E. Strwich, L. Graham, C. Rey, H. Chiu, R. Muller, H. Nayeb-Hashemi, A.Vaziri,  A. Nazarian, Hierarchical Analysis and Multi-Scale Modelling of Rat Cortical and Trabecular Bone, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 2015
  • M. Ashrafi, C.J. Woodsum, J. Papadopoulos, A.S. Hamouda, H. Nayeb-Hashemi, A. Vaziri, In Situ Strengthening of Thin-Wall Structures Using Pressurized Foam, Construction and Building Materials, 100, 2015, 298-304
  • J. Papadopoulos, H. Nayeb-Hashemi, A. Vaziri, et al., Buckling of Regular, Chiral and Hierarchical Honeycombs Under a General Macroscopic Stress State, Proceedings of The Royal Society A, 470(2167), 2014, 1-23
  • S. Banijamali, A. Vaziri, H. Nayeb-Hashemi, et al., Effects of Different Loading Patterns on the Trabecular Bone Morphology of the Proximal Femur Using Adaptive Bone Remodeling, Journal of Biomechanical Engineering, ASME, 137(1), 2014, 1-10
  • A. Ajdari, A.Hamouda, H. Nayeb-Hashemi, A. Vaziri, et al., Impact Resistance and Energy Absorption of Regular and Functionally Graded Hexagonal Honeycombs with Cell Wall Material Strain Hardening, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, 89, 2014, 413-422

Related News

August 2, 2018

MIE Professors Ashkan Vaziri and Hamid Nayeb-Hashemi won the Theoretical & Applied Mechanics Letters (TAML) 2018 Excellent Paper Award for their paper "Elastic properties of chiral, anti-chiral, and hierarchical honeycombs: A simple energy-based approach".

September 16, 2016

MIE Professor Hamid Nayab-Hashemi and Associate Professor Ashkan Vaziri were published in Scientific Reports for their article on " Curved Beam Computed Tomography based Structural Rigidity...

January 14, 2016

Two of MIE Associate Professor Ashkan Vaziri's research papers were among the most cited articles of the International Journal of Solids and Structures Articles.