Tag Archives: Ph.D.

Gengrui Wei

BS from Tongji University MS from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Research Project: Computational Study of Tension Field Action in Metal Building Gable Frame Panel Zones Gable metal frames are popular, cost-efficient structural systems for commercial and industrial buildings. The … Continue reading

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Trai Nguyen

BS from Ho Chi Minh University of Technology MS from Colorado State University – Fort Collins Research Project: Analytical Development and Experimental Study of Optimized Structural Fuse Shapes

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Xiaogang Huang

MS from Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology Research Project: Seismic Analysis of Self-Centering-Beam Moment Frames

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Basit Qayyum

BS from State University of New York 2013 MS from State University of New York 2016

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Adrian Patricio Tola Tola

BS from University of Cuenca MS from Virginia Tech Research Project:  Analytical and Experimental Assessment of Ductile Fracture Due to Low-Cycle Fatigue in Steel Structural Components Earthquakes can induce large strains in structural components within a small number of cycles … Continue reading

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Alireza Farzampour

BS from Sharif University MS from Sharif University Research Project: Converting global shear deformations into local buckling resistant yielding mechanisms in metallic plates

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Adam Phillips

B.S. in CEE at Virginia Tech, 2012 Project: Ring-Shaped Steel Plate Shear Walls

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Ebrahim Abbas

PhD Candidate at Virginia Tech M.S. in CEE at Virginia Tech, 2011 B.S. in CE at Kuwait University, 2006 Project: Investigation of Low Cycle Fatigue Fracture of Steel Moment Connections with Defects

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David Padilla

Ph.D. Candidate at Virginia Tech M.S. in CEE from Ohio University, 2010 B.S. in CEE from National University of Colombia, 2005 Project: Characterization of Hysteretic Behavior of Cold Formed Steel Members

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Abhilasha Maurya

M.S. at Virginia Tech, 2012 B.S. at Birla Institute of Technology and Science at Pilani, 2010 M.S. Project: Tunable Resilient Steel Plate Shear Walls Ph.D. Project: Development of Self-Centering Beams for Resilient Earthquake Resistance

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