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Abi Aghayere

Abieyuwa Aghayere

Professor of Civil Engineering

College of Engineering



Aghayere studies structural systems and why they fail. He has written extensively about wood, concrete and steel construction and structural failure analysis. And commented in media stories about building collapses, the degradation and testing of infrastructure and the built environment.


As a faculty member in Drexel’s College of Engineering and the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, Aghayere’s teaching centers around building design and structural engineering systems. Aghayere’s books, “Structural Steel Design,” (3rd edition), “Reinforced Concrete Design” (9th edition) and “Structural Wood Design” (2nd edition) are considered definitive texts on these subjects. And he holds professional engineering licensure in Canada.

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