Habib Tabatabai, Ph.D., P.E., S.E.

Associate Professor

Department of Civil Engineering & Mechanics

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

3200 N. Cramer Street

Milwaukee, WI 53211


(414) 229-5166 (voice)

(414) 229-6958 (fax)

e-mail: ht@uwm.edu



Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, 1987

Courses in Spring 2002:

1- Design of Steel Structures, 240-572

2- Analysis and Design of Bridges, 240-775

Research Areas:

Bridges, Stay Cables and Cable-Stayed Bridges, Damage Detection in Structures, Simulation of Structural Collapse, Load Testing, Field Instrumentation and Monitoring, Repair and Rehabilitation, Failure Investigations.


Publications of Habib Tabatabai


Cochrane Cable-Stayed Bridge in Mobile, Alabama

Click here for a video of rain-wind cable vibrations on the Cochrane Bridge. Note that the video is a 14 Mb MPEG file.


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