Winners of the Young Researchers’ Conference 2013

Oral category

First prize of £500 to Carolos Vidalis of Imperial College for his project on Designing resistance against progressive collapse into framed structures

Second prize of £300 to Holly Smith of University of Edinburgh for her project on Punching shear of reinforced concrete slabs in fire

Third prize of £200 to Justin Russell of University of Nottingham for his project on Investigation into resilience of concrete flat slabs against progressive collapse

Poster category
Joint first prize

£300 to Majd Khador of University of Warwick for his project on Structural behaviour of external diaphragm connection between steel I-section beams and circular hollow section columns under cyclic loading
£300 to Emma McIntyre of University of Edinburgh for her project on Fire performance of FRP reinforced concrete: bond deterioration at elevated temperature

Joint Second prize

£200 to Muhammad Bhutto of Heriot Watt University for his project on FRP composites for strengthening of steel bridge members
£200 to Miss Jaylina Rana of University College London for her project on Structural behaviour of concrete twin walls

From Left to Right:
Justin Russell, Holly Smith, Carolos Vidalis, Ian Firth (Institution of Structural Engineers Vice President), Majd Khador, Jaylina Rana, Muhammad Bhutto and Emma McIntyre

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