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David Corr

Adjunct Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering


2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

847-467-0890Email David Corr


Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Ph.D. Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA

M.S. Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA

B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

Research Interests

Concrete material science; nanomodification of cement-based materials; mass timber; structural sensing and diagnostics; structural engineering and mechanics; failure analysis and forensic engineering

Significant Recognition

  • McCormick Certificate of Teaching Excellence

Courses Taught

  • Structural Dynamics
  • Reinforced Concrete Design
  • Engineering Forensics
  • Capstone Design

Selected Publications

  • Mete, Fiorella; Corr, David J.; Wilbur, Michael P.; Chen, Ying, Bridge Response and Heavy Truck Classification Framework Based on a Two-Step Machine Learning Algorithm, SAGE Publications Ltd (2022).
  • Li, Zhen; Corr, David J.; Han, Baoguo; Shah, Surendra P., Investigating the effect of carbon nanotube on early age hydration of cementitious composites with isothermal calorimetry and Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, Cement and Concrete Composites 107 (2020).
  • Tong, Danyang; Brown, Susan Alexis; Corr, David; Cusatis, Gianluca, Wood creep data collection and unbiased parameter identification of compliance functions, Holzforschung (2020).
  • D'Alessandro, Arturo; Corr, David J.; Shah, Surendra P., Use of tetraethyl orthosilicate to improve durability of ferrocement, ACI Materials Journal 116(6):159-168 (2019).
  • Shi, Tao; Gao, Yuan; Corr, David J; Shah, Surendra P, FTIR study on early-age hydration of carbon nanotubes-modified cement-based materials, Advances in Cement Research 31(8):353-361 (2019).
  • Ren, Mei; Shi, Tao; Corr, David J.; Shah, Surendra P., Mechanical Properties of Micro-regions in Cement-based Material based on the PeakForce QNM Mode of AFM, Journal Wuhan University of Technology, Materials Science Edition 34(4):893-899 (2019).
  • Gao, Yuan; Zhu, Xingyi; Corr, David J; Konsta-Gdoutos, Maria S.; Shah, Surendra P, Characterization of the interfacial transition zone of CNF-Reinforced cementitious composites, Cement and Concrete Composites 99:130-139 (2019).
  • Kong, Deyu; Pan, Haiwen; Wang, Linhai; Corr, David J.; Yang, Yang; Shah, Surendra P.; Sheng, Jiansong, Effect and mechanism of colloidal silica sol on properties and microstructure of the hardened cement-based materials as compared to nano-silica powder with agglomerates in micron-scale, Cement and Concrete Composites 98:137-149 (2019).