MEng project at the University of Leeds receives IStructE award

Theodore Papadopoulos' research project, ‘Optimisation of column-beam connections using beam web perforations’, has been selected for presentation at the Young Researchers’ Conference 2015.

The project was funded by the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE) and the 2013/14 Undergraduate Research Grant Scheme, and was supervised by Dr Konstantinos Tsavdaridis.

The Young Researchers’ Conference brings together forward-thinking structural engineering PhD students and researchers, along with industry professionals and academics. Selected entrants are invited to present their work to an audience of peers and industry professionals. 

Applications for the Undergraduate Research Grants Scheme 2015/16 are now open.