Khalid M. Mosalam

Khalid M. Mosalam
Taisei Professor of Civil Engineering
Director of the Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center
Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Materials

Assessment & rehabilitation of essential facilities, e.g. bridges & electrical substations; Concrete, masonry & wood structures; Earthquake engineering; Energy-efficiency, sustainability & resiliency of structures; Fracture & damage mechanics; Experimental methods including hybrid simulations; Performance & health monitoring of structures using machine & deep learning. 

Research on Earthquake engineering: http://peer.berkeley.edu/

Research on Energy-efficient buildings: http://sinberbest.berkeley.edu/

Research on Machine & deep learning: https://tbsi.berkeley.edu/lab-2c-internet-things-societal-cyber-physical-systems & https://www.tbsi.edu.cn/en/index.php?s=/cms/index/keyan_detail/id/75.html

Research on Structural health monitoring (my research lab for STructural Artificial Intelligence Research, i.e., STAIR):

http://stairlab.berkeley.edu/ including Ø-Net: https://apps.peer.berkeley.edu/phi-net/ & StEER Network: https://www.steer.network/

Office 723 Davis Hall
Email mosalam@berkeley.edu
Phone (510) 375-9271
Fax (510) 643-5264

Office Hours:

  • By an appointment via sending a request to the above Email address.

Biography

CORE PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR, Lab 2C: Internet of Things & Societal Cyber Physical Systems, Tsinghua-Berkeley Shenzhen Institute (TBSI) (OCT 2016 – Present)

DIRECTOR, Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research (PEER) Center (JAN 2016 – Present)

HIGH END FOREIGN EXPERT, Tongji Univ., Shanghai, China (JAN 2015 – DEC 2017)

TAISEI PROF. OF CIVIL ENG., Dept. of Civil & Env. Eng., Univ. of Calif., Berkeley, CA (JUL 2015 – Present)

PROGRAM LEADER, Structural Eng., Mechanics & Materials (SEMM), Dept. of Civil & Env. Eng., Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA (JUL 2014 – DEC 2015)

VISITING PROF., Dept. of Civil & Env. Eng., Nanyang Technological Univ. (NTU), Singapore & IN-RESIDENCE PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR, Singapore National Research Foundation-funded program “Singapore-Berkeley Building Efficiency and Sustainability in the Tropics” (AUG 2012 – JUL 2013)

PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR, Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation (NEES) Equipment Site, nees@berkeley, Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA (OCT 2009 – DEC 2014)

PROFESSOR, Dept. of Civil & Env. Eng., Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA (JUL 2007 – Present)

VICE CHAIR FOR RESEARCH & TECHNICAL SERVICES [2 terms], Dept. of Civil & Env. Eng., Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA (JUL 2006 – AUG 2012)

VISITING PROF., Middle East Technical Univ., Ankara, Turkey (JAN 2005 – JUL 2005)

VISITING PROF., Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto Univ., Japan (AUG 2004 – DEC 2004)

ASSOCIATE PROF., Dept. of Civil & Env. Eng., Univ. of Calif., Berkeley, CA (JUL 2003 – JUN 2007)

ASSISTANT PROF., Dept. of Civil & Env. Eng., Univ. of California, Berkeley, CA (JUL 1997 – JUN 2003)

LECTURER, Structural Eng., Dept. of Civil & Env. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY (AUG 1996 – JUN 1997)

RESEARCH & TEACHING ASSISTANT, Structural Eng., Dept. of Civil & Env. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY (AUG 1991 – JUL 1996)

ASSISTANT LECTURER, Structural Eng., Cairo Univ., Giza, Egypt (JAN 1991 – JUL 1991)

DEMONSTRATOR, Structural Eng., Cairo Univ., Giza, Egypt (AUG 1988 – JAN 1991)

PART-TIME DESIGN ENGINEER, HOSNY Consulting Firm, Cairo, Egypt (AUG 1988 – JUL 1991)

Education

CORNELL UNIVERSITY, Ithaca, New York, USA:

Ph.D. Civil Engineering [Major: Structures; Minor: Theoretical and Applied Mechanics], 1996

Dissertation: Experimental and Computational Strategies for the Seismic Behavior Evaluation of Frames with Infill Walls

CAIRO UNIVERSITY, Giza, Egypt:

M.S. Structural Engineering, 1991

Thesis: Integrated Modular Computer Program for the Nonlinear Analysis of Reinforced and Prestressed Concrete Structures

B.S. (Honors) Civil Engineering, 1988

Graduation Project: Reinforced Concrete Design