Ali Mahani Ph.D. P.Geo.

Director/Seismologist

Ali is a seismologist with expertise in earthquake ground-motion analysis and seismic hazard assessment. He holds a B.Sc. in geology and an M.Sc. in geophysics, both from Iran. He graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Ph.D. in geophysics in 2013 and continued as a postdoctoral scholar at the University of Calgary until 2015. He founded Mahan Geophysical Consulting Inc. in 2014 and has worked on several academic, public, and private projects. He has published his works in more than 30 peer-reviewed papers and technical reports and has given more than 40 invited talks and conference presentations.