Associate Professor Nick Haritos

  • Room: Level: 02 Room: 209
  • Building: Engineering Block D
  • Campus: Parkville

Research interests

  • Computers in modelling, simulation and control (experiment design)
  • Condition/capacity assessment of bridge structures
  • Experimental modal analysis testing
  • Human-induced vibration of floors and stadia
  • Hydrodynamic Response of Offshore Structures
  • Structural dynamics of both land-based and offshore structures including floor and structural vibrations

Personal webpage

http://www.ie.unimelb.edu.au/people/staff.php?person_ID=15083

Recent publications

  1. Nguyen L, Haritos N. Problematic issues surrounding footfall excitation of floor slabs in buildings. Mechanics of Structures and Materials: Advancements and Challenges - Proceedings of the 24th Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials, ACMSM24 2016. 2017.
  2. Haritos N. Simulation of wind and wave loading via the spectral equal area random phase method. 24th Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM). 2017.
  3. Varmazyar M, Haritos N, Kirley M. A wavelet-based Bayesian damage identification technique using an evolutionary algorithm. AUSTRALIAN JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING. Institution of Engineers Australia. 2016, Vol. 17, Issue 4. DOI: 10.1080/13287982.2016.1259712
  4. Varmazyar M, Haritos N, Kirley M. A Bayesian Damage Identification Technique Using Evolutionary Algorithms - a Comparative Study. ELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING. Electronic Journal of Structural Engineering International. 2015, Vol. 14, Issue 1.
  5. Mahmood S, Haritos N, Gad E, Zhang L. A multi-reference-based mode selection approach for the implementation of NExT-ERA in modal-based damage detection. Structural Control and Health Monitoring. John Wiley & Sons. 2014, Vol. 21, Issue 8. DOI: 10.1002/stc.1638
  6. Nguyen T, Gad E, Wilson J, Haritos N. Mitigating footfall-induced vibration in long-span floors. Australian Journal of Structural Engineering. Institution of Engineers Australia. 2014, Vol. 15, Issue 1. DOI: 10.7158/S12-061.2014.15.1
  7. Varmazyar M, Haritos N, Kirley M. Structural damage identification using power spectral density and an evolutionary algorithm. 11th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliabity (ICOSSAR). CRC Press. 2014.
  8. Herath N, Mendis P, Ngo T, Haritos N. Displacement based design method for outrigger braced tall buildings. From Materials to Structures: Advancement Through Innovation - Proceedings of the 22nd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials, ACMSM 2012. 2013.
  9. Varmazyar M, Haritos N, Kirley M, Peterson T. A One Stage Damage Detection Technique Using Spectral Density Analysis and Parallel Genetic Algorithms. 4th Asia-Pacific Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring. IEEE Press. 2012.
  10. Bayissa WL, Haritos N. Comparative Study of Two Optimization Methods for Structural Damage Severity Estimation. Electronic Journal of Structural Engineering. Electronic Journal of Structural Engineering International. 2012, Vol. 12, Issue 1.
  11. Varmazyar M, Haritos N, Kirley M. Damage severity estimation using Parallel Genetic Algorithm and power spectral density. 22nd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials. Taylor & Francis Ltd. 2012.
  12. Nguyen T, Gad E, Wilson J, Haritos N. Improving a current method for predicting walking-induced floor vibration . Steel & Composite Structures. Techno-Press. 2012, Vol. 13, Issue 2.
  13. Nguyen TH, Saidi I, Gad EF, Wilson JL, Haritos N. Performance of Distributed Multiple Viscoelastic Tuned Mass Dampers for Floor Vibration Applications. Advances in Structural Engineering - An International Journal. Multi-Science Publishing. 2012, Vol. 15, Issue 3. DOI: 10.1260/1369-4332.15.3.547
  14. Tanapornraweekit G, Haritos N, Mendis P. Behavior of FRP-RC Slabs under Multiple Independent Air Blasts. Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities. ASCE - American Society of Civil Engineers. 2011, Vol. 25, Issue 5. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)CF.1943-5509.0000191
  15. Bayissa WL, Haritos N, Sofi M. Comparative study of broadband damage localization methods applied to test data. Ocean Engineering. Elsevier. 2011, Vol. 38, Issue 2-3. DOI: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2010.11.013

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