Professor, Infrastructure Engineering, University of Melbourne

Priyan Mendis is a Professor in the Department of Infrastructure Engineering and the Discipline Leader of Civil Engineering at The University of Melbourne.

Prof Mendis obtained his PhD at Monash University, Australia.

Research interests
- Protective technology of structures
- Disaster mitigation and management
- Sustainable infrastructure
- High-strength/High-performance concrete
- Seismic design of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures
- Design of tall buildings and bridges

He is also a member of several institutions including: Institution of Engineering, Concrete Institute of Australia and American Concrete Institute.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor, Infrastructure Engineering, University of Melbourne