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PROF Emad Gad

Positions

  • Effects of mine blasts on structures
  • Houses
  • Steel structures
  • Structural dynamics
  • Structural vibrations
  • Testing and finite element modelling

Overview

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  • Professor Emad Gad is an Honorary Principal Fellow in the Department of Infrastructure Engineering at The University of Melbourne.

    Prof Gad is a Professor in the Centre for Sustainable Infrastructure Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering & Industrial Science at Swinburne University of Technology.

    Areas of expertise and research
    - Structural dynamics
    - Residential construction
    - Structural modelling
    - Field and laboratory structural testing
       

Affiliation

Member of

  • Australian Earthquake Engineering Society (AEES). Member and technical reviewer of annual AEES proceedings 2007 -
  • National Association of Steel famed Housing (NASH). Member of NASH Standard authoring committee 2005 -
  • Australian Steel Institute (ASI). Victorian Construction Committee and Awards Judge (04, 06 & 08) 2003 -
  • Standards Australia. BD23 Structural Steel Committee Member 2003 -
  • Building Advisory Council. Member appointed by the Minister for Planning 2008 - 2011
  • Structural College Board. Victoria Representative 2006 - 2008
  • Structural Branch - Engineers Australia. Vice Chairman (02&03) and Chairman (04&05) 2002 - 2006

Publications

Selected publications

Research

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Awards

Education and training

  • BEng, Monash University
  • PhD, University of Melbourne

Awards and honors

  • Fellow of the Institution of Engineers of Australia, 2007
  • APDI Fellowship, Australian Research Council (ARC), 1999
  • PhD Scholarship, University of Melbourne, 1993

Supervision

Available for supervision

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