Farzad Hatami was born in Tabriz, Iran in 1977. He received the B.S. degree in civil engineering from the Tabriz University, Iran, in 2000 (First Rank Graduate), and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degree in structural branch of civil engineering from the Khaje Nasir Toosi University (KNTU) as a First Rank Graduate and Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT) Tehran, Iran in 2002 and 2007, respectively. In 2008, he joined the Iranian’s Research Institute of Petroleum Industry (RIPI), as an Assistant Professor, and in 2009 became head of the postgraduate research department. Since April 2010, he has been with the Department of Civil and Industrial Engineering of Research Institute of Petroleum Industry where he was head of this department. Since July 2014, he has been with the Structural and Earthquake Research Center (SERC), the Amirkabir University of Technology, where he was an Assistant Professor as Director of Graduate Educational Group in construction management and structural engineering in the e-learning education department. He has more than 58 Journal papers (as 2 hot papers in Elsevier), 123 Conference Papers, and 14 Books (For example Steel and Composite Shear Walls, Advanced Strength Materials, New Construction Material in New Structural system, HPFRC and their Application in Structures, Assessment of the Effect of Shape Memory Alloys on Seismic Performance of Bridges, Dynamic Analysis of Structures for Wind and Earthquake Loading, etc). His current research includes Concrete and Steel structures, Structure Health Monitoring, Damage Detection, Base Isolation, Composite Materials, Shaking Table, Bridge Engineering, FRP materials, Steel and Composite Shear Walls and Construction Management projects. Dr. Hatami is a Fellow of the Iranian Society of Civil Engineering as head of the Educational Department; and Iran Color Society. He is a Committee to develop a charter member of the “Design and Construction of Concrete” (topic Ninth Iran’s National Building Regulations), Member of the team’s first elevated train project, Member of project design and construction team for shaking table, Member of Seismic upgrading project team studies Bridges of Tehran-Organization and Civil Engineering, and Editorial board of the Journal of Research in Iran (ASAS). He was the recipient of the best paper award of the “IACT”, Paris Area, France for his contributions to the field of tall Building anti-seismic behavior in August 2015, Best researcher Awards,” RIPI” in 2010, Best Iranian Research Awards by “ISIRI” in 2008 and Best faculty member Research Awards by “AUT” in 2018.