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researcher , civil engineer

Aurelian Catalin Trandafir, Romanian civil engineer, researcher. Achievements include research in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Earthquake-Induced Landslides, Soil Liquefaction. Member of Geological Society of America, Utah Liquefaction Advisory Group, American Society Civil Engineers, Japan Landslide Society, American Geophysical Union.

Background

Trandafir, Aurelian Catalin was born on January 10, 1973 in Craiova, Dolj, Romania. Son of Ilie and Ioana Trandafir.

Education

Bachelor in Engineering, University Civil Engineering, Bucharest, 1996. Master of Engineering, University Civil Engineering, Bucharest, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy, Kyoto University, Japan, 2004.

Career

Preparatory and University assistant University of Civil Engineering, Bucharest, Romania, 1996—2000. Research fellow Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Japan, 2004—2006. Assistant professor Department Geology and Geophysics College Mines and Earth Sciences University Utah, Salt Lake City, since 2006.

Research student and doctor course student Kyoto University, 2000—2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Earthquake-Induced Landslides, Soil Liquefaction.

Membership

Member of Geological Society of America, Utah Liquefaction Advisory Group, American Society Civil Engineers, Japan Landslide Society, American Geophysical Union.

Connections

Married Cristina Corina Iliescu, April 28, 1973.

father:
Ilie Trandafir

mother:
Ioana Trandafir

spouse:
Cristina Corina Iliescu