OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Higgins

Chris
Academic title: 
Slayden Construction Faculty Fellow
College: 
Engineering
Department: 
Civil and Construction Engineering
Telephone: 
541-737-8869
E-mail: 

chris.higgins@oregonstate.edu

Web site: 
http://cce.oregonstate.edu/people/faculty/higgins.html
Expertise Subject Heading: 
Engineering
Expertise Sub-heading: 
Structural engineering
Lay-friendly description of expertise: 

Bridges and other aspects of structural engineering; passive structural control, structural testing, steel structures and connections; earthquake and wind engineering; repair and retrofit of structures, high-performance materials, historic structures and materials.

Strategic thematic area: 
Promoting Economic Growth and Social Progress