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Research interests

Structural safety and reliability; Quantitative risk assessment; Performance of structures in aggressive environments; Reliability of marine energy converters; Adaptation of infrastructure to changing climate; Inter-infrastructure risks.


1985 - M.Eng in Civil Engineering, Moscow Institute of Civil Engineering 1995 – D.Sc in Structural Engineering, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology 1995 – 1998 – Research Associate, The University of Newcastle, Australia 1998 – 2001 – Lecturer, James Cook University, Australia 2001 – 2007 – Senior Lecturer, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology 2007 – present – Reader, Professor, School of the Built Environment, Heriot-Watt University.

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Research Output

Carbonation of loaded RC elements made of different concrete types: Accelerated testing and future predictions

Wang, X-H., Val, D. V., Zheng, L. & Jones, M. R., 20 May 2020, In : Construction and Building Materials. 243, 118259.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • A decision support system for scour management of road and railway bridges based on Bayesian networks

    Maroni, A., Tubaldi, E., Val, D., McDonald, H., Lothian, S., Riches, O. & Zonta, D., 2019, Structural Health Monitoring 2019: Enabling Intelligent Life-Cycle Health Management for Industry Internet of Things. Chang, F-K., Guemes, A. & Kopsaftopoulos, F. (eds.). DEStech Publications Inc., p. 2394-2401 8 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  • Climate Change-Related Risks and Adaptation of Interdependent Infrastructure Systems

    Val, D. V., Yurchenko, D., Nogal, M. & O’Connor, A., 2019, Climate Adaptation Engineering: Risks and Economics for Infrastructure Decision-Making. Bastidas-Arteaga, E. & Stewar, M. G. (eds.). Elsevier, p. 207-242 36 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Determination of Remaining Service Life of Reinforced Concrete Bridge Structures in Corrosive Environments after Load Testing

    Val, D. V. & Stewart, M. G., 2019, Load Testing of Bridges: Proof Load Testing and the Future of Load Testing. Lantsoght, E. (ed.). CRC Press, p. 297-331 35 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Predicting energy output of a stochastic nonlinear dielectric elastomer generator

    Thomson, G., Yurchenko, D., Val, D. V. & Zhang, Z., 15 Sep 2019, In : Energy Conversion and Management. 196, p. 1445-1452 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle