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Ertugrul Taciroglu

Professor / Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Area of Expertise: structural dynamics, earthquake engineering, earthquakes

Expert's Website

Ertugrul Taciroglu, professor of civil and environmental engineering at the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science, is an authority on earthquake engineering and structural mechanics. Taciroglu recently led a yearlong effort, funded by the National Science Foundation, to test, monitor and conserve the seismic integrity of Los Angeles’ historic Watts Towers.

Media Contacts

Amy Akmal, 310-429-8689