Ricardo Taborda

Ricardo Taborda

Assistant Professor

Phone
(901) 678-1527
Email
rtbrdros@memphis.edu
Fax
(901) 678-4734
Office
3890 Central Avenue, Memphis, TN 38152
Office Hours
Call for Hours

Education:

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)

Research:

http://www.memphis.edu/ceri/research/taborda.php

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