GROUP MEMBERS

Current Project: Development of efficient, robust and architecturally-flexible structural systems using innovative blind-bolted connections 

Ajax Engineered Fasteners:

Dr Saman Fernando

Orrcon Steel:

David Haynes

The University of Melbourne:

Associate Professor Helen Goldsworthy

Dr. Hossein Agheshlui, Project entitled “Anchored Blind Bolted Connections within Concrete Filled Square Steel Hollow Sections”

Tilak Pokharel (PhD Student) “Development and Evaluation of Building Frames with Blind-Bolted Connections ”

Yusak Oktavianus (PhD Student) Project entitled “Blind Bolt Moment Connection to Concrete Filled Circular Hollow Section Column incorporating Buckling Restrained Fuse as

Energy Dissipation for High Seismicity Region”

Swinburne University of Technology:

Professor Emad Gad

Michael Notini (Phd Student) Project entitled "Blind Bolted Connections for Hollow Sections in Residential Structures"

University of New South Wales:

Professor Brian Uy (at the University of Sydney from the 14/11/16)

Rumman Waqas (PhD student at UNSW)

University of Western Sydney:

Dr Olivia Mirza


Previous Project: Development of innovative beam-column connections within robust composite steel-concrete structural frames

Ajax Engineered Fasteners:

Dr Saman Fernando

Australian Tube Mills:

Mr Hayden Dagg

The University of Melbourne:

Associate Professor. Helen Goldsworthy

Anne Gardner

Dr. Huang Yao, Project entitled “Moment-Resisting Beam-to-Circular Column Connection with Blind Bolts and Extensions”

Dr. Jessey Lee, Project entitled “Blind Bolted Connections for Steel Hollow Section Columns in Low Rise Structures”. The Institution of Structural Engineers (Britain) has awarded

Jessey Lee a prize for the "best research higher degree candidature in 2011" in the University of Melbourne.

Swinburne University of Technology:

Professor Emad Gad

University of Western Sydney:

Professor Brian Uy

Dr Olivia Mirza

Dr George Vasdravellis