Pinar Okumus

PhD

Pinar Okumus.

Pinar Okumus

PhD

Pinar Okumus

PhD

Research Topics

Reinforced/Prestressed concrete highway bridges and buildings; Low-damage seismic systems

Contact Information

222 Ketter Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-4356

pinaroku@buffalo.edu

Biography Publications Teaching Research Honors and Awards

Research

  • Reinforced/Prestressed concrete highway bridges and buildings
  • Inelastic/nonlinear and shear dominated behavior of concrete
  • Low-damage seismic systems
  • Precast concrete systems for accelerated bridge construction
  • High performance concrete and innovative materials
  • Field monitoring and testing of bridges

Current and Recent Projects

  • Collaborative Research: Resilient Seismic Retrofit by Integrating Selective Weakening and Self-Centering
  • Design and Performance of Highly SKewed Deck Girder Bridges
  • Self-centering Concrete Bridge Columns with Innovative Materials