Fall 2012 Newsletter


News and Events

Prof. Yazdani Appointed Chief Editor of ISEC Conference

Dr. Frank Yazdani, Professor of Structural Engineering, has been appointed to serve as the Chief Editor of the Conference Proceedings of the Seventh International Structural Engineering and Construction Conference (ISEC-07) to be held at the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2013. He is also the Secretary of the ISEC Society and a member of the Advisory Committee for the Society. Earlier Dr. Yazdani served as one of the Associate Editors of ISEC-06 Conference held in Zurich in 2011 and hosted by ETH University in Zurich. ISEC Society awards ISEC Conferences every two years to Universities on a competitive basis on merit of their submitted proposals. ISEC Conferences are sponsored by a number of societies such as American Concrete Institute (ACI), American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE), Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE), Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), Concrete Reinforced Steel Institute (CRSI), Japanese Concrete Institute (JCI), Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE), and Structural Engineering Institute (SEI).