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Civil & Environmental Engineering

Assistant Professor

Highest Degree University: Drexel University
PO Box: 5015
(931) 372-3631

Dr. Yarnold is a newly appointed structural engineering faculty member in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. His research interests includes structural identification and structural health monitoring of bridge structures.

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PhD, Civil Engineering, Drexel University, 2013

MS, Civil Engineering, Lehigh University, 2005

BS, Civil Engineering, Lehigh University, 2003

Consulting Experience:

Intelligent Infrastructure Systems, Philadelphia, PA (2 years)

Ammann & Whitney, Philadelphia, PA (5 years)

Recent Journal & Conference Publications:

Yarnold, M.T., Moon, F.L., Aktan, A.E. (Submitted 2013) "Temperature-Based Structural Identification for Long-Span Bridge Evaluation," ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering

Glisic, B., Yarnold, M., Moon, F., Aktan, A.E. (Accepted 2013) "Advanced visualization and accessibility to heterogeneous monitoring data," Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering

Yarnold, M.T., Moon, F.L., Dubbs, N.C., Aktan, A.E. (2012) "Evaluation of a Long-Span Steel Tied Arch Bridge using Temperature-Based Structural Identification," International Association for Bridge Management and Safety, Stresa, Italy

Glisic, B., Yarnold, M., Moon, F., Aktan, A.E. (2012) "Advanced Visualization and Accessibility to SHM Results Involving Real-Time and Historic Multi-Parameter Data and Camera Images," ASCE Structures Congress, Chicago, Illinois


Structural Identification
Engineering » Bridges
Structural Health Monitoring
Engineering » Bridges