2017 Outstanding Student Thesis Award

Doctoral Dissertation

Ahmed Ashour for his work at McMaster University on Wall-Diaphragm Out-of-Plane Coupling Influence on the Seismic Response of Reinforced Masonry Buildings under the direction of Dr. Wael El-Dakhakhni

Master’s Thesis

Dafne C. Martin-Alarcon for her work at University of Minho on Optical Monitoring & Modelling of Masonry Behaviour Under Shear Load under the direction of Dr. Paulo Lourenco