Modern Protective Structures 2023
July 24-28, 2023
The Modern Protective Structures short course is taught by an internationally renowned expert on enhanced structural performance and safety, Dr. Theodor Krauthammer.
In 2002 Dr. Krauthammer was recognized by the U.S. Army Engineer Research and
He received his doctorate in engineering, specializing in structural behavior under severe dynamic loads, from the
An international engineering consultant to government and industry, Dr. Krauthammer is a frequent presenter at prestigious engineering conferences and symposia. He is the author of numerous articles in technical publications, author of the book, Modern Protective Structures, published in 2008, that will be distributed to the course participants, co-author of the book Thin Plates and Shells: Theory, Analysis, and Applications, and author of various chapters for several other books.
Dr. Krauthammer is currently Theodore R. Crom Professor of civil engineering, and Director of the Center for Infrastructure Protection and Physical Security (CIPPS) at the University of Florida College of Engineering.