Van Den Einde, Lelli

Lelli Van Den Einde
Lecturer, SE
Expertise

Lelli Van Den Einde is a Lecturer (LPSOE) in the Department of Structural Engineering at UC San Diego's Jacobs School of Engineering.

 

Van Den Einde's expertise includes the following topics: Introducing cyberinfrastructure and technology into educational curriculum. Earthquake engineering data and metadata development and management. Performance-based earthquake engineering. Large-scale experimentation in earthquake engineering with primary focus on reinforced concrete, FRP composite, and hybrid bridgesLarge-scale experimentation in earthquake engineering with primary focus on reinforced concrete, FRP composite, and hybrid bridges.

Capsule Bio:

In 2003, Van Den Einde won the University of California, San Diego, Department of Structural Engineering Best Teacher Award.

Education:

  • Ph.D. Structural Engineering, 2001, University of California, San Diego
  • M.S. Structural Engineering, 1997, University of California, San Diego
  • B.S. Civil Engineering, 1994, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Awards:

  • University of California, San Diego, Department of Structural Engineering Best Teacher Award, 2003
  • University of California, San Diego Graduate Student Research Award, 1999
  • Best Structural Engineering and Best Overall Poster, University of California, San Diego, Jacobs School of Engineering Annual Research Review, 1999
  • Research Assistantship, University of California, San Diego, 1995-2000
  • Stacey Memorial Scholarship for Women in Engineering, University of California, San Diego, 1996-1998
  • Regents Graduate Fellowship, University of California, San Diego, 1994-1995

 

Selected Publications:

  • Veletzos, M.J., Panagiotou, M., Van Den Einde, Y., Restrepo, J.I., and Sahs, S., “Post-Earthquake Assessment of Bridge Columns; Online training helps inspectors rapidly evaluate capacities”, Concrete International, March 2008, pp 61-65.
  • Van Den Einde, L., Karbhari, V.K., and Seible, F., “Seismic Performance of a FRP Bridge Pylon Connection”, Invited Paper for Special issue of Composites: Part B on Structural Applications of Composites Under Extreme Loadings, Elsevier, Vol 38, 2007, pp 685–702.
  • Van Den Einde, L., Zhao, L, Seible, F., 2003, “Use of FRP Composites in Civil Structure Applications”, Journal of Construction and Building Materials, Elsevier, Vol. 17, pp 389-403.
  • Hose, Y.D., Silva, P. and Seible, F., 2000, “Development of a Performance Evaluation database for Concrete Bridge Components and Systems under Simulated Seismic Loads”, Earthquake Spectra, Professional journal of the