Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Ehsan Ahmed

Name: Dr Ehsan Ahmed
Phone: 250 828 5084

Research Interests

My research interests are mainly in the areas of Civil and Structural Engineering. In particular the area of my research includes but not limited to:

Innovative Composite structures,
Light-Weight and Thin walled structures,
Strengthening of structures with FRP materials,
Seismic design and construction,
Numerical modelling of structural problems,and
Use of industrial waste materials in concrete.


PhD : Structural Engineering
MSc. Eng. : Civil & Structural Engineering
BSc. Eng. : Civil Engineering


I have published fifty (50) over research articles in international Journals and conference proceedings. A complete listing of my publications and the detail of any published article is available upon request.

Recent articles/publications:


1.Steel fiber as replacement of minimum shear reinforcement for one-way thick bridge slab. Construction and Building Materials 78(2015):303-314.

2.Fuse performance on bracing of concentrically steel braced frames under cyclic loading.Journal of Constructional Steel Research 95 (2014):242-255.


1.Impact of Software Usage on Fundamental Engineering Courses. WCCCE 2016-The 21st Western Canadian Conference on Computing Education:May 6-7,2016

Employment History

Lecturer, Thompson Rivers University, 805 TRU Way, Kamloops, BC, V2C 0C8

Courses Taught

ARET 1400 Civil Technology
ARET 1410 Construction Surveying
ARET 3400 Fluid Mechanics
ARET 3600 Structural Analysis
ARET 4600 Civil Structural 1
DRAF 1520 Engineering Graphics

Professional Affiliations

Member, Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia
Member, Professional Engineers of Ontario
Fellow, Institution of Engineers Bangladesh