After completing my undergraduate degree in civil engineering, I worked as a full-time structural engineer. Since then, I have continued to work part time in that profession (and hope to go back to it upon my return). Even when I’m not working within engineering, I am committed to it and interested in helping to help make it better. My contribution to STRUCTURE magazine comes from my new perspective, benefiting from the distance gained and different tools of analysis developed. Here’s a piece I’ve written primarily to those within engineering, intending to makes strides toward strengthening the profession.
Here’s a link to the 1-page article in the February 2013 edition of STRUCTURE magazine: