R. Vaghar Anzabi


Current Position


PhD Student in Mechanical Engineering (University Of Alberta)

Start date: Sep. 2010 - Expected completion date: 2014




MSc, in Mechanical Engineering†††††††††††

Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran††††††††††††††††† 2000-2003

BSc, in Mechanical Engineering††††††††††††

Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran††††††††††††††††† 1996-2000




Research activities: Rotor dynamic project††††††††††††††††††† 2001-2003

Teaching experience: University and high school students, (Mech., Math.)




      Design Piping Engineer††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 2006-2009†

      Research Technologist††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††2003-2006†


Honors and Awards


The 1st rank of M.Sc. graduate students group, Sharif University of Technology, 2003

The 1st rank B.Sc. undergrad students group, Sharif University of Technology, 2000

National selected Thesis, Industries Conference, Tehran, Iran, 2000




Conference papers

R. Vaghar Anzabi, M. Behzad, , "The use of shaft orbit analysis in a rotary machinery for detection of joint looseness ", Condition Monitoring & maintenance national Conference, Iran university of science and technology, Iran , 2003.

Other publications

Solution manual for J. L. Meriamís Static book with three other engineers, Tehran, Iran


Research Interests


Anomaly Detection

Methods to detect anomalous equipment behavior, evaluating methods for anomaly detection, fault detection for components in time-varying energy systems


Measures of equipment condition

Developing methods to measure indicators of equipment condition for components in demanding service (Direct or Indirect)


Damage processes

Mechanistic understanding of damage processes and their relationship to process dynamics



Modeling and characterization of maintenance and refurbishment processes to determine to what extent reliability is restored


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