Information for

Associate Chair, Graduate Studies; Professor, PEng

Contact Information

Phone: 519-888-4567 x37826
Location: E5 3029 & E2 2354G
Fax: (519) 885-5862

Additional Information


  • PhD (University of Waterloo)
  • MSc (University of Houston)
  • BSc (University of Houston)

Research Interests

  • Fatigue failure
  • Cyclic plasticity
  • Residual stresses
  • Mechanical testing of micro specimen, MEMS
  • Finite deformation


  • MTE 219 & ME 219: Mechanics of Deformable Solids
  • ME 380: Mechanical Engineering Design Workshop
  • ME 559: Introduction to Finite Element Analysis
  • ME 620: Continuum Mechanics
  • ME 725: Advanced Mechanics of Materials: Linear and Non-Linear Analysis

Selected/Recent Publications

  • Jahed H, Albinmousa, J, Multiaxial Behaviour of Wrought Magnesium Alloys–A Review and Suitability of Energy-Based Fatigue Life Model, Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics, 73 (2014) 97–108
  • G. Shayegan, H. Mahmoudi-Asl, R. Ghilichi, J. Villafuerte, J. Weng, M. Guagliano, and H. Jahed, “Residual Stress Induced by Cold Spray Coating of Magnesium AZ31B Extrusion,” Materials and Design 60 (2014) 72–84;
  • Karimi M, Jahed H, Khajepour A, Cohesive Zone Modeling of Fatigue Crack Growth in Brazed Joints, Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 120 (2014) 43–59;
  • Behravesh B., Jahed H., Lambert S., Chengji M, Constitutive Modeling for Cyclic Behavior of AZ31B Magnesium Alloy and its Application, Advanced Materials Research Vols. 891-892 (2014) pp 809-814;
  • Albinmousa J, Jahed H, Multiaxial Effects on LCF Behavior and Fatigue Failure of AZ31B Magnesium Extrusion, International Journal of Fatigue 64(2014) 103–116;
  • Behravesh B, Jahed H, Lambert S, Fatigue characterization and modeling of AZ31B magnesium alloy spot-welds, International Journal of Fatigue 64 (2014) 1–13;
  • Kalateh E, Mahmoudi-Asl H,  Jahed H, “An asymmetric elastic–plastic analysis of the load-controlled rotating bending test and its application in the fatigue life estimation of wrought magnesium AZ31B,” International Journal of Fatigue 64 (2014) 33–41;
  • Jahadi R, Sedighi M, and Jahed H, ECAP Effect on the Micro-Structure and Mechanical Properties of AM30 Magnesium Alloy, Materials Science and Engineering A, 593 (2014), 178–184;
  • Ghilichi R, Macdonald D, Bagherifard S, Brochu M, Jahed H, Jodoin B, Guagliano M, Fatigue Strength of Al Alloy Cold Sprayed with Nanocrystalline Powders, International Journal of Fatigue,  65 (2014), 51–57;
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