Ramin Golesorkhi

Working Group: Performance Based Seismic Design

Langan Engineering, Principal | San Francisco, United States


Dr. Golesorkhi has more than 34 years of experience in seismic analysis and foundation engineering. He is the director of seismic engineering services at Langan. He provides engineering consultation for projects involving deep excavation, tunneling, foundation support and settlement, vertical and lateral evaluation of pile foundations, stability of earth structures, seismic soil-structure interaction, seismic hazard evaluation, ground response analysis, liquefaction potential evaluation, evaluation of ground improvement techniques, and other geotechnical and environmental projects.

Dr. Golesorkhi was one of the primary authors of the CTBUH Technical Guide on Performance-Based Seismic Design for Tall Buildings (2017). Dr. Golesorkhi was an active member of ground motion and soil-structure interaction task committees of ASCE 7-22. In 2016 he was a member of special sub-committee of the Structural…

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CTBUH Designated Expert


Working Group: Performance Based Seismic Design (2015 – Present)