Gregory N. Sweeny Green & Gold Professor & Graduate Coordinator


Roohi, M. and Hernandez, E.M. (2020) “Post-earthquake performance-based decision making for instrumented buildings” Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring

Smith, C. and Hernandez, E.M. (2020) “Non-negative and sparsity constrained inverse problems in damage identification–Application to a full-scale 3D truss” Journal of Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing

Roohi, M., Erazo, K., Rosowsky D. and Hernandez, E.M. (2020) “An extended model-based observer for state estimation in non-linear hysteretic structural systems” Journal of Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing

Clarfeld, L., Hines, P., Hernandez, E.M. and Eppstein, M. (2019) “Risk of cascading blackouts given correlated component outages” IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering

Smith, C.B. and Hernandez, E.M.  (2019) “Non-negative Constrained Inverse Eigenvalue Problems – Application to Damage Identification” Journal of Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing

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Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Structural Engineering, Structural Dynamics, Earthquake Engineering, Structural Health Monitoring, Inverse Problems, Applied Probability


  • Ph.D., Northeastern University


  • 802-656-3334
Office Location:

217 Votey

Office Hours:

M,W,F 10:00-11:00am

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Courses Taught

  • CE 170 - Structural Analysis
  • CE 271 - Advanced Structural Analysis
  • CE 272 - Structural Dynamics       
  • CE 370 - Reliability of Engineering Systems