Assistant Professor, Mechanical, Industrial and Aerospace Engineering
Principles of Aeroelasticity AERO 431
Aeroelasticity MECH 6481
Aerodynamics AERO 464
Aerodynamics MECH 6121
Selected journal papers
Kheiri M, (2019). Airborne Wind Energy: A Game Changer in Wind Energy. Feature Article in the CSME Bulletin, Special Issue on Energy, Spring 2019, 9-10.
Kheiri M, Saberi Nasrabad V, Bourgault F. (2019). A new perspective on the aerodynamic performance and power limit of crosswind kite systems. Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics. 190: 190-199.
Kheiri M, Bourgault F, Saberi Nasrabad V, Victor S. (2018). On the aerodynamic performance of crosswind
kite power systems. Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics. 181: 1-13.
Kheiri M. (2016). Dynamics and stability of a flexible, slender cylinder flexibly restrained at one end and free
at the other and subjected to axial flow. Archive of Mechanical Engineering. 63: 379-396.
Kheiri M, Paidoussis M P, Amabili M. (2015). An experimental study of dynamics of towed flexible
cylinders. Journal of Sound and Vibration. 348: 149-166.
Kheiri M, Paidoussis M P, *Costa Del Pozo G, Amabili M. (2014). Dynamics of a pipe conveying fluid
flexibly restrained at the ends. Journal of Fluids and Structures. 49: 360-385.
Kheiri M, Paidoussis M P. (2014). On the use of generalized Hamilton’s principle for the derivation of the
equation of motion of a pipe conveying fluid. Journal of Fluids and Structures. 50: 18-24.
Kheiri M, Paidoussis M P, Amabili M. (2013). A nonlinear model for a towed flexible cylinder. Journal of
Sound and Vibration. 332: 1789-1806.
Selected conference papers
Kheiri M, Saberi Nasrabad V, Victor S, Bourgault F. (2017). A Wake Model for Crosswind Kite Systems.
Airborne Wind Energy Conference (AWEC), Freiburg, Germany
Kheiri M, Bourgault F, Saberi Nasrabad, V. (2017). Power Limit for Crosswind Kite Systems. Proceedings
of ISWTP 2017. International Symposium on Wind and Tidal Power, Montreal, Canada
Kheiri M., Paidoussis M P, Amabili M. (2013). Some aspects of nonlinear dynamics of towed flexible
cylinders. Proceedings of the 4th CanCNSM. The 4th CanCNSM (Canadian Conference on Nonlinear Solid
Journal of Fluids and Structures
International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics
ASME Journal of Vibration and Acoustics
Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodynamics
Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures
European Journal of Mechanics / A Solids
B.Sc., Aerospace Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Iran
M.Sc., Aerospace Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Iran
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, McGill University, Canada