Congratulations! Maryam Mortazavi passes her Ph.D. Qualifying Examination

October 09, 2017

Maryam Mortazavi, the first Ph.D. candidate in MHS DRISK Research Lab, successfully passes her Ph.D. Qualifying Examination.

Since Maryam joined MHS DRISK Research Lab in Fall 2016, she has been investigating the impact on communities and mitigation strategies of cascading disasters due to aging infrastructure failure after catastrophic natural events. She gave a presentation on Framework for Probabilistic Risk-Based Vulnerability Assessment of Hazard Chain in a Costal Community.