Faculty & Staff Profile


Dr. Hussam Mahmoud

Associate Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Interests

  • Sustainability and life-cycle of civil infrastructures as influenced by aging and deterioration and natural hazards
  • Fatigue and fracture assessment of steel structures (including high cycle, low cycle and ultra-low cycle fatigue)
  • Structural health monitoring and in-service evaluation of structures
  • Structural performance under extreme loading
  • Hazards assessment, response, and mitigation
  • Effect of microdamage on the mechanical properties of biological tissues

Links to Other Information


  • B.S.E. 2001, University of Minnesota - Civil Engineering (Magna Cum Laude)
  • M.S. 2003, University of Minnesota - Structural Engineering
  • Ph.D. 2011, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Structural Engineering

Contact Information

Office Location: Engineering A205D
Phone: 970-491-6605
Fax: 970-491-7727
Email: hussam.mahmoud@colostate.edu