Office: ECJ 4.706
Phone: (512) 232-7826
Fax: (512) 471-7259
UT Mail: C1747
The University of Texas at Austin
Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering Department-STR
301 E. Dean Keeton St. Stop C1747
Austin, TX 78712-1068
Area(s) of Expertise:
Ph.D., University of Toronto, Civil Engineering/Structures 1999
M.A.Sc., University of Toronto, Civil Engineering/Structures 1995
B.Sc., Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Civil Engineering, 1992
Behavior, analysis, and design of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures, bridge engineering, evaluation of structures in distress, structural repair, fiber reinforced polymers and earthquake engineering.
Brown, M. D. and Bayrak, O. “Investigation of Deep Beams with Various Load Configurations”, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 104, No. 5, September-October, 2007, pp. 611-620.
Bae, S. and Bayrak, O., “Seismic Performance of Full-Scale Reinforced Concrete Columns”, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 105, No. 2, March-April 2008, pp.123-133.
Bae, S. and Bayrak, O., “Plastic Hinge Length of Reinforced Concrete Columns”, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 105, No. 3, May-June 2008, pp.290-300.
Widianto, Bayrak, O., and Jirsa, J. O., “Two-Way Shear Strength of Slab-Column Connections: Re-Examination of ACI 318 Provisions”, ACI Structural Journal, Vol.106, No.2, March-April 2009, pp.160-170.
Tuchscherer, R. G., and Bayrak, O. “Tensile Stress Limit for Prestressed Concrete at Release: ACI 318-05”, ACI Structural Journal, Vol.106, No.3, May-June 2009, pp. 279-287.