Prof. BRYAN FOLZ

PhD, PEng.

British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) – Burnaby, Canada

EDUCATION

- PhD in Civil Engineering, University of British Columbia, Canada, 1997.

ACADEMIC EMPLOYMENT

- Registered Professional Engineer: Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (2007 – present).

- Instructor, Department of Civil Engineering, British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT), Burnaby, BC, Canada (1993 – present).

AWARDS

- ASCE Outstanding Reviewer Award, Journal of Structural Engineering, 2009.

- BCIT Alumni Association Excellence in Teaching and Research Award, 2007.

- Moisseiff Award, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2001.

- Gzowski Medal, Canadian Society for Civil Engineering, 1993.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

- Filiatrault, A, Tremblay, R. Christopolos, C, Folz, B. and Pettinga, D. (2013). “Elements of Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics”, Presses Internationales Polytechnique, Montreal, Canada.

- Folz, B. and Filiatrault, A. (2004) “Seismic Analysis of Woodframe  Structures I: Model Formulation”ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 130(9), 1361-1370.

- Folz, B. and Filiatrault, A. (2004) “Seismic Analysis of Woodframe Structures II: Model Implementation and Verification”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 130(9), 1353-1360.

- Filiatrault, A. and Folz, B. (2002) "Performance-Based Seismic Design of Wood Framed Buildings", ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 128(1).

- Folz, B. and Filiatrault, A. (2001). "Cyclic Analysis of Wood Shear Walls", ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, 127(4).