Structural Engineering Seminars

Purdue University, Lyles School of Civil Engineering

Spring 2016 ~ Room: HAMP 1144 ~ Tue 4:30-5:20 p.m.

Tentative Schedule – may be modified as per speaker’s request and availability

Updated on 1/6/2016

Week

Seminar Date

Speaker

Affiliation

Topic

1

Tue 12 Jan

Introduction

2

Tue 19 Jan

 

 

 

3

Tue 26 Jan

Bowen Laboratory Cleanup

4

Tue 2 Feb

5

Tue 9 Feb

Kevin Fitzpatrick

Alfred Benesch & Company

Case Studies of Complex Girder Erection

6

Tue 16 Feb

7

Tue  23 Feb

Patricia Clayton

The University of Texas at Austin

Self-Centering Structures: The Answer to Enhanced Seismic Resilience?

8

Tue 1 Mar

Richard Eisner

 

(Joint EERI Student Chapter – CE Structures Seminar)

9

Tue 8 Mar

Joseph Abruzzo

Bowman, Barrett & Associates

TBA

10

Tue 15 Mar

Spring Break

11

Tue 22 Mar

Jared Plank

American Structurepoint

TBA

12

Tue 29 Mar

Rama Challa

Matrix PDM Engineering

Rapid Assessment of the Earthquake Effects on Aboveground Storage Tanks

13

Tue 5 Apr

Koray Tureyen

Wiss, Janney, Elstner Associates

TBA

14

Tue 12 Apr

 

 

 

15

Tue 19 Apr

Michael Todd

University of California San Diego

A Bayesian Experimental Design Approach to Structural Health Monitoring with Specific Application to Ultrasonic Interrogation of Structures

16

Tue 26 Apr

 

 

 

17

Tue 3 May

Final Exams Week

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Related Information

•       Seminar room information and photographs.

•       Directions and Lodging information.

•       Shuttle service between Indianapolis airport and West Lafayette/Purdue is provided by the Lafayette Limo.

•       Shuttle service between Chicago O'Hare and West Lafayette/Purdue is provided by the Express Air Coach.

•       Robert L. and Terry L. Bowen Laboratory for Large-Scale Civil Engineering Research and Bowen webcam.

•       Free Parking is available at the Bowen Lab (Address: 1040 S. River Road, West Lafayette, IN 47907). Conveyance from the Lab to the seminar room is also available.

•       Complementary Parking Permits can be arranged upon request. Same day permits can also be purchased online from Parking Facilities office at the Purdue West Shopping Center, 1404 West State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47906.

•       Structures group in School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University.

 

Contact: Chris Williams (csw@purdue.edu), Sukru Guzey (guzey@purdue.edu), Arun Prakash (arunprakash@purdue.edu), Ghadir Haikal (ghaikal@purdue.edu)