Barry Goodno

Professor Emeritus
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Barry Goodno is a professor in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He joined the Georgia Tech faculty in 1974. He holds a professional engineering license (PE), is a Distinguished Member of ASCE and an Inaugural Fellow of SEI, and has held numerous leadership positions within ASCE. He is a past president of the ASCE Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) Board of Governors. He is past-chair of the ASCE-SEI Technical Activities Division (TAD) Executive Committee, and past-chair of the ASCE-SEI Awards Committee. In 2002, Dr. Goodno received the SEI Dennis L. Tewksbury Award for outstanding service to ASCE-SEI. He also held several leadership positions within the NSF-funded Mid-America Earthquake Center (MAE), and directed the MAE Memphis Test Bed Project. Dr. Goodno has carried out research, taught graduate courses and published extensively in the areas of earthquake engineering and structural dynamics during his tenure at Georgia Tech.


Earthquake engineering, Structural dynamics, Mechanics of materials, Hybrid control of structures, Influence of nonstructural components on building response, Vibrations, Finite element analysis