Structural Engineering

Structures Group

The vision of the structural discipline is: smarter, stronger, more durable structures – informing responsible future practices in structural engineering. Our projects span all three of the department's research themes.


Head of Discipline: Dr Amin Heidarpour

Academic staff

Dr Mehrdad Arashpour
Prof Yu Bai
Dr Colin Caprani
Ms. Pippa Connolly
Prof Wenhui Duan
Dr Yihai Fang
Dr Amin Heidarpour
Dr Ye Lu
Dr Robert Moehler
Dr Phu Nguyen
Dr Elizabeth Sironic
Prof Xiao-Ling Zhao

Research staff

Dr Shujian Chen
Dr Asghar Habibnejad Korayem
Dr Mahsa Mir Momeni
Dr Ezzat Shamsaei
Dr Changxi Zheng

Adjunct staff

Prof Riadh Al-Mahaidi
Prof Ahmad Shayan
Prof Chien Wang
Dr Xiaoming Wang

Key facility

Teaching commitments

The structural discipline makes teaching contributions to a range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs.