Ph.D. student Mukesh Ramancha awarded the best paper award at the Society of Experimental Mechanics IMAC 2020 conference

Best paper award, sponsored by Los Alamos Dynamics, in the discipline of Model Validation and Uncertainty Quantification at the Society of Experimental Mechanics IMAC-XXXVIII conference ( is awarded to Mukesh K. Ramancha, Ph.D. candidate working with Professor Joel P. Conte.

This research paper titled “Bayesian Nonlinear Finite Element Model Updating of a Full-Scale Bridge Column using Sequential Monte Carlo” is a collaborative effort of Mukesh K. Ramancha, Dr. Rodrigo Astroza, Prof. Joel P. Conte, Professor Jose I. Restrepo, and Professor Michael D. Todd.

Mukesh Ramancha & Professor Conte
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