Dr. Shamim A. Sheikh



Dr. Shamim A. Sheikh, is a Professor of Civil Engineering at the University of Toronto. He is a past Chair and member of Joint American Concrete Institute-American Society of Civil Engineers Committee 441, Reinforced Concrete Columns, and a member of ACI Committee 374, Performance-Based Seismic Design of Concrete Structures. He currently chairs Committee TSC16 on Structures with FRP for the Canadian Highway Bridge Code. His research interests include earthquake resistance and seismic upgrade of concrete structures, structural sustainability, use of fiber-reinforced polymers in concrete structures and the effects of climate change on structures. He is a recipient of several national and international awards including ACI Structural Research Award, CSCE Horst Leipholz Medal, Fellowship of Canadian Academy of Engineers and Sitarae-Imtiaz medal from the government of Pakistan.

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