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Prof Yong Lu

Chair of Structural Mechanics

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Phone: +44 (0)131 6519052Fax: +44 (0)131 6506781

Willingness to take PhD students: Yes

Area of Expertise

Research expertiseStructural & material response to shock/impact/blast loading, Computational modelling of structures and cement-based composites to blast and impact, Earthquake engineering, Dynamic evaluation and condition assessment of structures, Structural robustness, Damage diagnosis, strengthening and retrofitting of structures


Fellow, Institution of Civil Engineers (FICE)

Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers (FASCE)

Chartered Engineer (CEng, registered with Engineering Council)

ASCE Technical Committee on Structural Identification of Constructed Systems

ACI Committee 370: Blast and Impact Load Effects

Joint ACI-ASCE Committee 447: Finite Element Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Structures

Associate Editor, International Journal of Protective Structures

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