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Structural Engineering Facilities

A combination of available facilities provides a diverse scope of potential projects. Primarily serves undergraduate classes, but will also be available on a limited basis for graduate classes and undergraduate research.

Department(s): 

Civil and Environmental Engineering

College/Unit: 

College of Engineering

Contact: 

Scott Civjan

Resources: 

Structural engineering application software packages are currently available including:, ANSYS (capable of finite element research of structural elements), STAADPRO, SAP2000 (both capable of modeling an entire structure evaluating global behavior AutoCAD and Risa, Experimental testing of large scale structural elements on site instrumentation small component testing and materials research is available

Availability: 

Private

Research: 

Intelligent Modeling, Analysis and Design (I-MAD) Laboratory

The I-MAD Laboratory seeks new methods and technologies for significantly improving how organizations can effectively manage, reuse, interoperate, and adapt EAMs in the context of their product development activities.

Department(s): 

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

College/Unit: 

College of Engineering

Contact: 

Ian Grosse

Resources: 

engineering analysis modeling system (ON-TEAM: a Java-based ontological framework) to support product design.

Availability: 

Private

Research: