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Bowen Lab Faculty

Bowen Director


Amit Varma
Karl H. Kettelhut Professor in Civil Engineering and Director of Bowen Laboratory
(765) 496-3419

Bowen Faculty

Akanshu Sharma

Associate Professor of Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering
Office: HAMP HAMP 4118
Campus Phone: +1 765 49-68368
Street Address
CIVIL
Specialty Research Areas
Structural Engineering
Affiliations
Bowen Laboratory
Research Interests
  • Structural seismic engineering in reinforced concrete
  • Seismic retrofitting of concrete structures with innovative techniques
  • Development of spring models for structural analysis
  • Fastening (anchorage) solutions for strengthening of reinforced concrete structures
  • Performance of anchorages in concrete construction
  • Fire performance of reinforced concrete structures
  • Behavior of RC structures under impact
  • Performance and strengthening of corrosion affected structures
  • Structural performance of advanced concrete based materials
Is this Faculty Member on Sabbatical
No
Is this Faculty Member Emeritus?
No
Is This Person Eligible for Teaching Awards?
Yes
Flag Faculty as Courtesy, Joint, or Visiting
N/A
Yes
Role within a Committee
Member
No
Yes
Yes
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Bowen Lab Staff

Akanshu Sharma

Associate Professor of Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering
Office: HAMP HAMP 4118
Campus Phone: +1 765 49-68368
Street Address
CIVIL
Specialty Research Areas
Structural Engineering
Affiliations
Bowen Laboratory
Research Interests
  • Structural seismic engineering in reinforced concrete
  • Seismic retrofitting of concrete structures with innovative techniques
  • Development of spring models for structural analysis
  • Fastening (anchorage) solutions for strengthening of reinforced concrete structures
  • Performance of anchorages in concrete construction
  • Fire performance of reinforced concrete structures
  • Behavior of RC structures under impact
  • Performance and strengthening of corrosion affected structures
  • Structural performance of advanced concrete based materials
Is this Faculty Member on Sabbatical
No
Is this Faculty Member Emeritus?
No
Is This Person Eligible for Teaching Awards?
Yes
Flag Faculty as Courtesy, Joint, or Visiting
N/A
Yes
Role within a Committee
Member
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No