Al Mouayed Bellah Nafeh
Al Mouayed Bellah Nafeh (1993), graduated from the University of Balamand, Lebanon in 2015 with a B.Sc. in Civil following a thesis in Finite Element Analysis of Structural Steel Elements. He worked briefly, during and after his diploma, in leading construction companies in Lebanon in collaboration with top-tier structural engineering consultant firms based out of the Middle-East Region on infrastructure and residential high-rise projects. He graduated from the European Commission’s Erasmus Mundus MEEES programme in 2017 with a M.Sc. in Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Seismology after attending courses in Université Grenoble-Alpes (France) and IUSS Pavia (Italy) followed by a thesis on Numerical Homogenization Techniques for Concrete. Subsequently, he pursued a two-year research fellowship at the Università degli studi di Pavia and IUSS Pavia funded by the ReLuis and ITERATE consortia. Research interests include: performance-based engineering, seismic assessment of existing structures, nonlinear modelling and analysis, risk assessment.