Dynamics and Vibration

Member of the structures research group are focused on the following topics in relation to structural dynamics and vibration:

  • Modeling of the response of wind turbine towers
  • Dynamics of bridges
  • Railway bridge response, including vehicle modeling
  • Highway bridges in various degrees of disrepair
  • Control of vibrations due to vehicle-bridge interaction
  • Track Dynamics and Rolling stock
  • Non-stationary response of vehicles and vibration control using active suspensions
  • Earthquake engineering, especially the seismic behaviour and design of
  • Steel and composite bracing members
  • Steelwork connections
  • Structural impact, especially impact effects on concrete
  • Dynamic response of RC, steel and concrete structures