Seyed Soltani

Assistant Professor - 9
Seyed Soltani

Phone 863-874-8605

Location Main Campus

Office IST-2110

Directory Mechanical Engineering

Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Wichita State University, 2010
MBA, Sharif University of Technology, 2005
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2002


Dr. Seyed Soltani joined the faculty of mechanical engineering at Florida Polytechnic University as an assistant professor in 2016. Prior to that, he was a visiting assistant professor in mechanical and manufacturing engineering at Miami University from 2014 to 2016 and a research scientist and instructor in the College of Engineering at Wichita State University from 2011 to 2014. Soltani received a competitive appointment as a visiting faculty at the Air Force Institute of Technology (Dayton, Ohio) in 2016.



  • Computational and experimental mechanics of composites
  • Manufacturing of composites
  • Nanocomposites
  • Life cycle assessment


Professional Activities

  • Member, ASME
  • Member, SAMPE


Awards and Honors

  • Summer Faculty Scholarship at AFIT/WPAFB, Summer 2016
  • Winner of MSC Software’s Research Assist Program, Fall 2016


Selected Publications