Curricula Vitae

University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Director of the Structural Engineering Laboratory

Phone: (414) 229-5166 Fax: (414) 229-6958


Ph.D. Civil Engineering (Structures), University of Florida, 1987

Research Focus Areas

Reliability (survival analyses) of Bridges

Durability of Bridges
Jointless and integral abutment bridges Stay cables and cable-stayed bridges
Health monitoring and damage detection in structures Repair and rehabilitation of bridges
Utilization of by-products in construction  High and Low cycle fatigue of structures

Courses Taught
Analysis and Design of Bridges, Earthquake Engineering, Design of Concrete Structures, Repair and Rehabilitation of Structures, Introduction to Structural Design (covering design of concrete, steel and wood structures), Introduction to Structural Analysis, Design of Steel Structures, Advanced Steel Design, Analysis and Design of Multi-Story Buildings, Dynamics of Structures, Design of Masonry Structures, Computer-Based Engineering Analysis.

Professional Registrations
Registered Structural Engineer – Illinois
Registered Professional Engineer –Illinois

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