Earthquake Engineering Group

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering


Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Dr Iman Hajirasouliha was recently appointed as Associate Editor of “International Journal of Earthquake and Impact Engineering (IJEIE)”. IJEIE is a peer-reviewed research journal offering an international forum fostering discussion on all aspects of earthquake and impact engineering. It highlights the areas of earthquake hazard mitigation, preparedness and recovery germane... Read more
Friday, July 8, 2016
The programme, ‘British Council Researcher Links’ provides opportunities for early career researchers from the UK and internationally to interact, learn from each other and explore opportunities for building long-lasting research collaborations. As part of this programme, the University of Sheffield (UK) and Universidad Michoacan de San Nicolas de Hidalgo (Mexico)... Read more
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Dr Iman Hajirasouliha rececltly gave an interview in The Statesman, one of India's oldest English newspaper. The interview was about the MSc course in earthquake and civil engineering at The University of Sheffield, but he also covered other earthquake and research related aspects. For the full interview please open the... Read more
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
The Concrete and Earthquake Engineering (CEE) group secured a Newton Fund Institutional Links grant for a two-year project on ‘Post-earthquake Disaster and Risk Management through a Rapid Response Framework for Industrial Zones in Turkey’. Catastrophic damage to industrial facilities during the 1999 Kocaeli earthquake caused extensive fires and environmental pollution... Read more
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
The Concrete and Earthquake Engineering group secured Newton Researcher Links Workshop Grant funding to co-organise an International Workshop on ‘Seismic Risk Assessment and Mitigation Strategies for Existing Buildings and Structures’. This is due to take place in October 2016 at the partner institution University of Michoacan in Morelia (see photo... Read more