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Introducing the MMS Faculty and Their Research, Part I

Speaker: Sigrid Adriaenssens, Branko Glisic, and Ning Lin
Series: MMS Brown Bag Seminars
Location: Engineering Quad E219
Date/Time: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Abstract:

Sigrid Adriaenssens
Sigrid Adriaenssens
Assistant Professor
Research areas:

Bridges: new structural (mobile) typologies; pre-stressed tension structures: splines and membranes; shells: textile reinforced shells, adaptable formwork, shape optimization; historic structures: restoration and upgrading methodologies; durability: life-cycle design of new infrastructure; efficiency: form-finding techniques, structural optimization.

Branko Glisic
Branko Glisic
Assistant Professor
Research areas:

Structural Health Monitoring (SHM); Infrastructure-bridges, dams and dikes, lifelines; Oil and gas industry; Structures, structural art and heritage structures; Hazard mitigation and enhancement of safety; Sustainability.



Ning Lin
Ning Lin
Assistant Professor
Research areas:

Natural Hazards and Risk Assessment, Stochastic Modeling, Wind Engineering, Coastal Engineering, Climate Change Impact and Adaptation, Built Environment and Sustainability.