Sentient Science Copr.
Center for Advanced Energy Studies

Maziar Rostamian, PhD

Sr. Consulting & Support Engineer

MSC Software Corporation - part of HEXAGON

Maziar Rostamian is a Senior Multi-body and Flexible Body Dynamics Engineer at MSC Software (part of Hexagon). As a Sr. MBD Engineer with FEA background, he is responsible for

  • Conducting consulting projects from automotive, aerospace, energy sector, etc.;

  • Support of the following simulation tools offered by MSC Software portfolio:

Adams View, Adams Flex, Adams ViewFlex, Adams Solver, Adams Linear, MSC Nastran, Patran, Adams-Marc Co-Sim (ACSI), MaxFlex (NLFE)

  • Developing and delivering instructor-led and e-Learning training from basic to advanced hands-on MBD classes using MSC Adams.

He was formerly a research engineer at Sentient Science Corporation in Idaho Falls, Idaho. His main areas of research were in Fretting Wear of Rough Surfaces, Surface Traction in Complex Fretting Fatigue Cycles, Heat Transfer Analysis of Gears in Mesh, Micromechanics of Smooth and Rough Contact, Adhesive/Abrasive Wear Quantification, Asperity Contact, Stress Analysis, CAD Modeling, Failure Analysis, and Reliability Analysis.

He received his PhD in Mechanical Engineering from University of Idaho in 2013. During his PhD, he was the lead doctorate research assistant on the NEUP 09-151 project, which is a US DOE funded project in collaboration with the Idaho National Laboratory. He worked at the Center for Advanced Energy Studies, which is a partnership between the Idaho National Lab, University of Idaho, Idaho State University and Boise State University.

In 2009, he received his M.S. from in the mechanical engineering department at the University of Mazandaran in the north of Iran. In 2006, he received his BSME in the same University.