Khalid M. Mosalam

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

Bridges; Concrete, masonry & wood structures; Earthquake engineering; Fracture & damage mechanics; Energy-efficient buildings; 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/research/data-science-and-information-technology/lab-2c-internet-things-societal-cyber-physical

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

Office Hours:

  • By appointment by sending me an email

Biography

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

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

TAISEI PROFESSOR OF CIVIL ENGINEERING (JUL 2015 – Present)

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

PROGRAM LEADER, Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Materials (SEMM), Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA (JUL 2014 – DEC 2015)

PROFESSOR, Department of Civil & Environmental Eng., University of California, Berkeley, CA (JUL 2007 – Present)

VISITING PROFESSOR, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (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, University of California, Berkeley, CA (OCT 2009 – DEC 2014)

VICE CHAIR FOR RESEARCH AND TECHNICAL SERVICES [2 terms], Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA (JUL 2006 – JUL 2012)

VISITING PROFESSOR, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey (JAN 2005 – JUL 2005)

VISITING PROFESSOR, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Japan (AUG 2004 – DEC 2004)

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

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

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

RESEARCH AND TEACHING ASSISTANT, Structural Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York (AUG 1991 – JUL 1996)

ASSISTANT LECTURER, Structural Engineering, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt (JAN 1991 – JUL 1991)

DEMONSTRATOR, Structural Engineering, Cairo University, 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