Structural Behavior Laboratory Images

What’s going on in the structural behavior laboratory of Lehigh’s M.Eng. in Structural Engineering program? Check out the photos below to find out.

Crack Formation

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M.Eng. students marking crack formation on a concrete beam.

Failure of Concrete Beam

Pictured right:
Shear failure of a concrete beam.

Dr. Pessiki

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Dr. Pessiki discusses with students their observations made during the failure of a concrete column test.

Testing Bolted Steel

Pictured right:
Testing of a bolted steel tension connection.

Steel Tension Connections

Pictured left:
Bolted steel tension connections after failure.

Continuous Steel Beam

Pictured right:
M.Eng. students observing a continuous steel beam loaded at a single point.

Steel Moment Frame

Pictured left:
Observing yielding in this steel moment frame.

M.Eng. Class of 10

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The M.Eng. in Structural Engineering Class of 2010 embarking on their first experiment.