• Professor
  • Director: Concrete Materials and Structural Integrity Research Unit




  • PhD Structural Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (2002)
  • MSc Structural Engineering, University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1995)
  • BSc Hons Civil Engineering, University of Zimbabwe (1992)

Professional Affiliation:

  • Pr Eng (Engineering Council of South Africa)

Undergraduate Teaching: 

  • CIV4045F (Structural design II)

Postgraduate Teaching: 

  • CIV5119Z (Structural performance assessment and monitoring)
  • CIV5140Z (Strengthening and retrofitting of concrete structures)
  • CIV5141Z (Condition assessment and remedial action on steel structures)

Research Affiliation: 

Publication Profile: 

Research Interests: 

  • Structural health monitoring and surveillance systems for bridges and building structures
  • Development, testing and deployment of sensors for structural health monitoring
  • Identification and characterisation of live loads on bridges using health monitoring systems
  • Full-scale vibration testing and system identification of large structures
  • Integration of structural health monitoring systems with bridge management systems
  • Advanced signal processing using wavelets
  • Statistical analysis and time series analysis of structural monitoring data