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CSIC Co-Investigators Matt DeJong and Giulia Viggiani with Dr Jennifer Schooling at ICSIC 2019

Image: Dr Jennifer Schooling with CSIC Investigators Matt DeJong and Giulia Viggiani at ICSIC 2019

CSIC Investigators

Dr Christelle Abadie
Lecturer in Civil Engineering
Dr Giovanna Biscontin
Lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering
Dr Ioannis Brilakis
Laing O'Rourke Lecturer in Construction Engineering
Dr Ruchi Choudhary
Reader in Architectural Engineering, Data-Centric Engineering Group Leader at The Alan Turing Institute
Professor Daping Chu
Head of the Photonics and Sensors Group
Dr Matthew DeJong
Assistant Professor Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Materials, University of California, Berkeley

Dr Mohammed Elshafie
Associate Professor,
Qatar University,
University of Cambridge
Visiting Fellow

Professor Mark Girolami
Sir Kirby Laing Professor of Civil Engineering,
Chief Scientist, The Alan Turing Institute​


Dr Ying Jin
Reader in Architecture and Urbanism

Professor Janet Lees
Professor of Civil Engineering


Dr Dongfang Liang
Lecturer in Civil Engineering Fluid Mechanics

Dr Kristen MacAskill
Lecturer in Engineering, Environment and Sustainable Development


Professor Lord Robert Mair CBE
Emeritus Professor of Civil Engineering, Director of Research, Head of CSIC

Professor Duncan McFarlane
Professor of Industrial Informational Engineering


Professor Campbell Middleton
Laing O’Rourke Professor of Construction Engineering

Dr John Orr
Lecturer in Concrete Structures


Dr Ajith Parlikad
Reader in Asset Management

Dr Jennifer Schooling OBE
Director of CSIC


Dr Sakthy Selvakumaran
Isaac Newton Trust/Newnham College Research Fellow

Professor Ashwin Seshia
Professor of Microsystems Technology


Professor Kenichi Soga
Chancellor’s Professor, University of California, Berkeley

Dr Sam Stanier
Senior Lecturer in Civil Engineering


Dr James Talbot
Lecturer in the Performance-based Design of Structures

Professor Giulia Viggiani
Professor of Infrastructure Geotechnics

Dr Li Wan 
University Lecturer in Chinese Urban Development


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20 January 2022

Professor Mark Girolami, CSIC Academic Director, Sir Kirby Laing Professor of Engineering at the University of Cambridge and Chief Scientist at The Alan Turing Institute features in the January issue of Civil Engineering Surveyor (CES) – the monthly journal of the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors , a...

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