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Professor Biswajit Basu

Professor (Civil Struct & Env. Eng.)

  Nonlinear Dynamics and Systems   Random Vibrations and Stochastic Mechanics   Soil/Structure Interaction   Stochastic Processes   Structural Dynamics   System Identification   Systems Health Monitoring   Time Frequency and Wavelet Analysis   Traffic Engineering   Vibration Control   Wind Energy and Wind Turbines
 Industrial DoCtorate on Offshore WiNd and Wave ENergy (ICONN)
 . Optimized traffic control devices and strategies for minimizing delay and emissions
 . Dynamic instabilities and vibration control of wind turbine blades
 Vibration monitoring and control of floating offshore platforms and floating wind turbines
 Business Model Innovation for High Performance Buildings Supported by Whole Life Optimization (UMBRELLA)

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Editor, IEEE Trans Sustainable Energy 2014
Associate Editor, Smartcities 2015
Associate Editor, Energy Reports 2015
Associate Editor, Journal of Structural Enginering, ASCE 2012
Member of Editorial Board, Structural Control and Health Monitoring, Wiley 2009
Member of Editorial Board, Journal Of Multi-Body Dynamics, Institution Of Mechanical Engineers, UK 2008
Member of Editorial Board, International Journal Of Materials and Structural Integrity 2006
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Member IEI 2002
Member ASCE 2006
Member ASME 2006
Member IEEE 2007
Magneto-rheological Tuned Liquid Column Dampers to Improve Reliability of Wind Turbine Towers in, Advances in Rotor Dynamics, Control, and Structural Health Monitoring, Singapore, Springer, 2020, pp467 - 496, [Breiffni Fitzgerald], Book Chapter, PUBLISHED
Saptarshi Sarkar, Lin Chen, Breiffni Fitzgerald and Biswajit Basu, Multi-resolution wavelet pitch controller for spar-type floating offshore wind turbines including wave-current interactions, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 470 (2020) 115170, 2020, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Breiffni Fitzgerald, Individual Blade Pitch Control of Floating Offshore Wind Turbines for Load Mitigation and Power Regulation, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, 2020, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Breiffni Fitzgerald, Vibration Control of Wind Turbines: Recent Advances and Emerging Trends, International Journal of Sustainable Materials and Structural Systems, 2020, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI
A. Staino, R. Abou-Eid, A. Rojas, B. Fitzgerald, B. Basu , Health Monitoring and Aging Assessment of HVAC Refrigerant Compressors in Railway Systems, IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Conference (ITSC), Auckland, NZ, October 2019, 2019, pp2177 - 2182, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  DOI
Gallagher, J., Basu, B., Browne, M., Kenna, A., McCormack, S., Pilla, F., Styles, D., Adapting Stand-Alone Renewable Energy Technologies for the Circular Economy through Eco-Design and Recycling, Journal of Industrial Ecology, 13, (1), 2019, p133 - 140, Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Himanshu Nagpal, Andrea Staino and Biswajit Basu, Robust model predictive control of HVAC systems with uncertainty in building parameters using linear matrix inequalities, Advances in Building Energy Research, 13, 2019, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  URL
Lin Chen, Biswajit Basu and Søren RK Nielsen, Nonlinear periodic response analysis of mooring cables using harmonic balance method, Journal of Sound and Vibration, 438, 2019, p402-418 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  URL
Zili Zhang, Biswajit Basu and Søren RK Nielsen, Real‐time hybrid aeroelastic simulation of wind turbines with various types of full‐scale tuned liquid dampers, Wind Energy, 22, (2), 2019, p239-256 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED
Breiffni Fitzgerald, Andrea Staino,and Biswajit Basu, Wavelet‐based individual blade pitch control for vibration control of wind turbine blades, Structural Control and Health Monitoring, 2019, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI

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N. A. Ní Nualláin, A. J. O'Connor, B. Basu, Reliability assessment of seismic retrofit options in highway bridge structures, Proceedings of the BEI04 Second Symposium on Bridge Engineering in Ireland, Belfast, 2004, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED
V. Pakrashi, A. J. O'Connor, B. Basu, Reliability analysis of bridges retrofitted with tuned mass dampers, Proceedings of the BEI04 Second Symposium on Bridge Engineering in Ireland, Belfast, 2004, Conference Paper, PUBLISHED


Award Date
Best conference paper award in the 6th International Conference on Condition monitoring, British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing, Dublin, Ireland June 2009
Best conference paper on 'Soil Dynamics' in the 13th Asian Regional Conference on Geotechnical Engineering, International Society of Soil mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE), Calcutta, India Jan 2007
Best paper award in the Procedings of the Society of Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics, SECED, Bath, UK 2005
Best conference paper in the 7th Railway Engineering Conference, London, UK 2004
Dr K.S.Krishnan Research Fellow Award 2004
Visiting Scholar, Rice University 2004 & 2005
Guest Professor, Aalborg University, Denmark July - Aug 2011
Phil Doak Award, J Sound & Vibration 2015
Nonlinear Waves, Hydrodynamics, Mathematical Oceanography, Nonlinear Analysis, Renewable Energy Technologies, Smart Grid, Wind Energy, Offshore Wind Turbines, Wave Energy, Structural Health Monitoring, Passive, Active and Semi-active Vibration Control, Random Vibrations, Wind & Earthquake Engineering, Time-frequency and Wavelet Analysis, Non-stationary Processes, Tarffic Flow Theory and Control