Al Ghorbanpoor - Professor
Associate Dean for Research



Contact Information

Office Address:
EMS 580
3200 North Cramer Street
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Phone: 414-229-4962
Fax: 414-229-6958
Email: algh@uwm.edu

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 784
Department of Civil Engineering and Mechanics
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Milwaukee, WI 53201

Al Ghorbanpoor
Education

Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, 1985
M.S., Civil Engineering, Howard University, Washington, DC, 1979
B.S., Civil Engineering, Rezaieh College, Rezaieh, Iran, 1974

Research Interests

Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics, Non-Destructive Testing and Evaluation, Design of Buildings and Bridges, Failure Investigation

Selected Publications
  • Ghorbanpoor, A., "Fatigue Evaluation of Hybrid HPS for Bridges," Proceedings of the 2002 ASCE Structures Congress, April, 2002.
  • Sherman, D. R. and Ghorbanpoor, A., "Design of Extended Shear Tabs," Final Report, American Institute of Steel Construction, Chicago, March 2002.
  • Ghorbanpoor, A., "Evaluation Of P-T Tendons Based On Magnetic Flux Leakage And Impact-Echo Techniques," Proceedings of the US-Japan Bridge Workshop, Japan, November 2001.
  • Ghorbanpoor, A., Borchelt, R., Edwards, M. and Abdel Salam, E., "Magnetic-Based NDE of Prestressed and Post-Tensioned Concrete Members - The MFL System," Final Report No. FHWA-RD-00-026, Federal Highway Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, May 2000, 107 pages.