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Engineering educator

Bassem Andrawes, American engineering educator. Achievements include research in smart and nano materials in civil structures under extreme loadings including earthquakes, wind, and blasts. Grantee Award, National Academies Science, 2007. Member of Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, American Concrete Institute, American Society Civil Engineers.

Background

Andrawes, Bassem Son of Onsi Andrawes and Nahed Bisharah.

Education

Master of Science, Iowa State University, Ames, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 2005.

Career

Structural engineer Englekirk Partners Consultant Structural Engineers, Santa Ana, California, 2005—2006. Assistant professor University Illinois Urbana Champaign, Illinois, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in smart and nano materials in civil structures under extreme loadings including earthquakes, wind, and blasts.

Membership

Member of Earthquake Engineering Research Institute, American Concrete Institute, American Society Civil Engineers.

Connections

Married Marguerite Farag, April 18, 2004. 1 child David.

father:
Onsi Andrawes

mother:
Nahed Bisharah

spouse:
Marguerite Farag

child:
David Andrawes