Structural Engineering

Structural dynamics and earthquake engineering; Nonlinear dynamic analysis; Non-classically damped systems; Stochastic earthquake analysis; Wind induced vibrations; Seismic hazard assessment; Vibration control; Base isolation for earthquake-resistant design; Performance based seismic design; Inelastic design of steel and concrete structures; Reliability of structures; Earthquake vulnerability and service life evaluation of structures and facilities; Repair, rehabilitation and retrofitting of structures; Development and design of energy-absorbing and base-isolating devices.

Structural health/condition monitoring; Damage detection in structures; Wave propagation and scattering in structures; Application of artificial neural network.

Finite element analysis; Computational mechanics; Parallel computing for computational mechanics; Nonlinear dynamics; Structural stability and control; Composite mechanics.

Advanced materials; Concrete technology; Composite/hybrid structures; Fiber-reinforced polymers and fiber-reinforced concrete; Smart structures.

Design of nuclear containment structures; Design against impact loading; Design of cold-formed steel structures; Computer aided design.