Structures Engineering

Structures Group

The vision of the structures 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

A/Prof Yu Bai
Dr Colin Caprani
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 Fatemeh Javidan
Dr Asghar Habibnejad Korayem
Dr Mahsa Mir Momeni
Dr Ezzat Shamsaei
Dr Changxi Zheng

Adjunct staff

Prof Riadh Al-Mahaidi
Prof Ahmad Shayan
Dr Geoffrey Taplin
Prof Chien Wang
Dr Xiaming Wang

Key facility

Structures laboratory

Teaching commitments

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