Bilal M. Ayyub
Bilal M. Ayyub is a Professor of civil and environmental engineering and the Director of the Center for Technology and Systems Management at the University of Maryland (College Park). Dr. Ayyub has an extensive background in uncertainty modeling and analysis, risk-based analysis and design, simulation, reliability analysis, marine structures, and mathematical modeling using the theories of probability, statistics, evidence, and fuzzy sets. Dr. Ayyub has served the engineering community in various capacities through societies that include ASCE (Fellow), ASME (Fellow), SNAME (Fellow), IEEE (Senior Member), ASNE (Life Member), and NAFIPS. He is the author and coauthor of more than 350 publications in journals, conference proceedings, and reports. His publications include five textbooks, six edited books, and many book chapters. Dr. Ayyub received several best-paper, research, and service awards from ASCE, ASME, ASNE, and NAFIPS, and he is on the editorial board of professional journals. He has been on the University of Maryland faculty since 1983.
Biography Updated on 15 November 2009