Remote Sensing and Resiliency Lab

nazari Dr. Rouzbeh Nazari, is an Associate Professor and Co-Director of Sustainable Smart Cities Research Center (SSCR) with a dual appointment in the Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering and School of Public Health at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. His primary research interests are: application of remote sensing in water resources and environment, Coastal resiliency, hydrodynamic modeling, stormwater management and impact assessment of extreme weather events on the built environment. He has worked on New York and New Jersey Resiliency planning has been a pioneer in the damage and resiliency assessment of coastal infrastructures and community vulnerability to natural disasters. He is the founder and creator of NJFloodAlert.com, the first high resolution asset based resiliency decision making system. He has received over $3,200,000 in funding from federal, state and industry for his research. Dr. Nazari’s research has been supported by NSF, USDA, FEMA, NJDCA, NJDEP, NY/NJ DOT, and American Water. Dr. Nazari’s work has been featured on TV and major Newspapers including, PIX11 news, NJTV, US Guardian, Philadelphia Inquirer, New Jersey Business and Press of Atlantic City to name a few. Dr. Nazari has published several book chapters, journal papers and has presented his work in national and international conferences.

Rouzbeh Nazari, Ph.D.
Co-Director, Sustainable Smart Cities Research Center
Associate Professor
Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering
Department of Environmental Health Sciences (Joint Appointment)
1075 Thirteenth Street South | Birmingham, Alabama 35205-3430
P: (205) 934-9378 | F: (205) 975-5880 | E: rnazari@uab.edu