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Ricardo Taborda, Assistant Professor
Ricardo Taborda
Assistant Professor
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Office Address:
3890 Central Ave
Memphis TN 38152
Phone: 901-678-1527
Fax: 901-678-4734
Mailing Address:
3890 Central Ave
Memphis TN 38152


Ph.D. in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
M.Sc. in Structural Mechanics, University of Southern California
M.Sc. in Structural Engineering, National Autonomous University of Mexico
B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, Universidad EAFIT (Medellin, Colombia)


Areas of Interest:

  • Engineering seismology and earthquake engineering
  • Physics-based (deterministic) earthquake ground motion simulation
  • Computational seismology and forward wave propagation simulation
  • Soil-structure and site-city interaction effects
  • Site effects on a regional scale
  • Integration of earthquake systems simulation
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