Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics PhD Students Win Awards at 2019 EMI Conference

Best Student Paper Award
 

Jul 24 2019

The Civil Engineering & Engineering Mechanics Department congratulates PhD students Ioannis Petromichelakis and Maria Katsidoniotaki for receiving awards at the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) - Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) Conference at  alifornia Institute of Technology (Caltech), USA (June 18 - June 12, 2019)

 

 

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) - Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) Conference, Caltech, USA (2019)

Best Student Paper Award (1st place - Probabilistic Methods Committee Competition)

“Awarded to Ioannis Petromichelakis for his paper "Computationally efficient stochastic response determination of high-dimensional dynamical systems via a Wiener path integral variational formulation with free boundaries" co-authored with Ioannis A. Kougioumtzoglou”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) - Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) Conference, Caltech, USA (2019)

Best Student Paper Award (2nd place - Dynamics Committee Competition)

“Awarded to Maria Katsidoniotaki for her paper "Wiener path integral based response determination of structural systems subject to stochastic excitations modeled via fractional order filters" co-authored with Apostolos F. Psaros, Alberto Di Matteo, Antonina Pirrotta and Ioannis A. Kougioumtzoglou”

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yanchu Zhang, M.Sc. Student of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics 

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) - Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) Conference, Caltech, USA (2019)

Best Student Paper Award (1st place – Modeling Inelasticity & Multiscale Behavior Committee Competition)

“Awarded to Yanchu Zhang for his paper "Thermal strain and cracking analysis of layered composites towards the design of solar blinds" co-authored with Huiming Yin”

 

 

 

 

Mehdi Zadshir, Ph.D. Student of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics 

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) - Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI) Conference, Caltech, USA (2019)

Best Student Paper Award (2nd place - Modeling Inelasticity & Multiscale Behavior Committee Competition)

“Awarded to Mehdi Zadshir for his paper " Modeling of carbon nanotube dispersed in asphalt binder toward self-heated pavements" co-authored with Xiaokong Yu and Huiming Yin”