Akanshu Sharma

Associate Professor of Civil Engineering

Purdue University
Lyles School of Civil Engineering
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051

Office: HAMP 4118
Phone: (765) 496-8368


Specialty Area(s)


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