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Jeffrey Erochko

Associate Professor in Structural Engineering

Degrees:B.A.Sc. Engineering Science, Ph.D. Civil Engineering (Toronto)
Phone:613-520-2600 x 3235
Email:Jeffrey.Erochko@carleton.ca
Office:3368 C.J. Mackenzie Building
Website:Visit Prof. Erochko's Research Group

Prof. Erochko’s mailbox is located in room 3432 C.J. Mackenzie Building, Carleton University, 1125 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6 Canada

Previous Teaching Assignments

  • CIVE3203 Introduction to Structural Analysis
  • CIVE4202 Wood Engineering
  • CIVE4918 Design Project
  • ARCC4202 Wood Engineering
  • CIVE5108 Nonlinear Analysis and Design of Advanced Earthquake-Resistant Structures
  • CIVE5707 Nonlinear Analysis of Advanced Structural Systems

Research Interests

  • Wood/Timber Engineering
  • Design and Testing of High-Performance Seismic-Resistant Systems for Timber Buildings
  • Design and Testing of Self-Centering Systems for Buildings
  • Passive Damping and Isolation of Structures
  • Rehabilitation of Wood Structures and Retrofit using Dampers and Seismic Isolation
  • Hybrid Wood/Steel and Wood/Concrete Structures
  • Nonlinear Dynamic Modelling of Structures subjected to Earthquake Loading

Graduate Students

Ph.D. (In Prog.) co-supervised with Dr. G.V. Hadjisophocleous
M.A.Sc. (In Prog.)
Ahmed Hassan
Ph.D. (In Prog.) co-supervised with Prof. David Lau
M.A.Sc. (In Prog.) Improving the Seismic Performance of Existing Bridge Structures Using Self-centering Dampers (co-supervised with Prof. David Lau)
Sean Miller
M.A.Sc. (In Prog.) Hybrid Simulation of an Innovative Structural Bracing System in Heavy Timber Structures for Seismic Applications (co-supervised with Prof. David Lau)
Colin Frederick Gilbert
M.A.Sc. (2016) Development of an Innovative Method for the Adaptation of Advanced Structural Bracing Systems into Heavy Timber Structures for Seismic Applications
Ryan Joseph Gohlich
M.A.Sc. (2016) Development of an Innovative Hybrid Timber-Steel Moment-Resisting Frame for Seismic-Resistant Heavy Timber Structures
Aaron Akotuah Ohene
M.A.Sc. (2014) Modelling the Fire Performance of Hybrid Steel-Timber Connections (co-supervised with Dr. G.V. Hadjisophocleous)
Tomas Plesnik
M.A.Sc. (2014) co-supervised with Dr. G. Doudak