Sahra Sedigh Sarvestani

Missouri University of Science & Technology


Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Associate Professor and Distance Learning Coordinator
Department of Computer Science Courtesy Appointment
Faculty Ombuds
Faculty Senate Senator and Chair of Public Occasions Committee
Intelligent Systems Center (ISC) Investigator

Contact Information


135 Emerson Electric Co. Hall
301 W. 16th Street
Rolla, MO 65409
P: +1 (573) 341-7505

Office Hours Spring 2024

January 16 through May 2
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:15 to 2:45 pm
Online or in-person, appointments preferred

Research Details at my group's web page

Dependability modeling for critical infrastructure

Funded by the US Department of Education, the National Science Foundation, and the Missouri S&T Intelligent Systems Center.

Software-based analysis and improvement of electromagnetic immunity

Funded by Ford and Samsung.

Dependable networks and systems for environmental and structural monitoring

Funded by the US Department of Transportation, Missouri Department of Transportation, the Center for Infrastructure Engineering Studies, and the European Commission.

Short Bio

I am an Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and a Research Investigator with the Intelligent Systems Center at the Missouri University of Science and Technology.

I hold a BS in electrical engineering from the Sharif University of Technology, and an MS in electrical engineering and PhD in electrical and computer engineering from Purdue University.

My current research centers on the analysis and modeling of dependability for complex systems, with focus on critical infrastructure and cyber-physical systems My past and present research sponsors include the National Science Foundation, the US and Missouri Departments of Transportation, the Department of Education, the National Security Agency, the European Union, and industry.

My past experience includes analysis and development of high availability mechanisms for critical network systems.

I am a Fellow of the National Academy of Engineering's Frontiers of Engineering Education Program and held a Purdue Research Foundation Fellowship throughout my doctoral studies.

I am a Senior Member of the IEEE, a member of the IEEE Computer Society's Golden Core, and a member of IEEE-HKN.

Teaching Spring 2024 Schedule

CpE 5410 Introduction to Computer Communication Networks TR 11 am to 12:15 pm