Yonas Zewdu Ayele

Faculty of Engineering
Norwegian version of this page Position
Associate Professor
Contact
+4769608898
Study place
Fredrikstad
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Academic interests

- (Critical) infrastructure resilience analysis
- Road & transport engineering
- (Dynamic) Bayesian networks to resilience analysis of transport networks
- Causal modeling
- Cost-effectiveness analysis
- Impact assessment of road infrastructures

Courses taught

Background

2013 – 2016:  Ph.D. University of Tromsø and University of Maryland, College Park, USA.

Awards

  • Academic Writing Scholarship 2018
  • Søknadsstipend 2018
  • Norwegian Research Council Grant to Emerging Leaders Program, 2013
  • Best Master Thesis of the year 2013 from Department of Engineering and Safety, UiT.
  • Addis Ababa University Distinction Award, 2008.

Appointments

  • 2018 - to date: Leader, Building and Environment Research Group, Østfold University College
  • 2016 - 2018: Board Member, Engineers Without Borders (EWB) Tromsø.
  • 2014 - to date: Member, Technical Program Committee for IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM).
  • 2015 - 2016: Member, Technical Program Committe for European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL)

Positions held

  • Visiting Associate Professor, University College London, London, UK, 2017.

PhD supervision

  • Co-supervisor for PhD research fellow Bjarte Rød together with Associate Professor Abbas Barabadi, UiT
  • Co-supervisor for PhD research fellow Rezgar Zakitogether with Associate Professor Abbas Barabadi, UiT
  • Co-supervisor for PhD research fellow Mustafa, Albara Mohamad Yazid Faisal together with Associate Professor Abbas Barabadi, UiT

Partners

National

- Statens vegvesen (SVV)
- Universitetet i Tromsø
- Universitetet i Stavanger
- NTNU
- UNIS

International

- University College London, UK
- University of Maryland, College Park, USA
- University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
- University of Leeds, UK
- Polytechnic University of Milan, Italy
- University of Chile, Chile.
- Tampere University of Technology, Finland
- Addis Ababa Institute of Technology, Ethiopia
- University of Oulu, Finland
- Centria University of Applied Sciences, Finland
- Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
- Luleå University of Technology, Sweden
- University of Birmingham, UK
- University of São Paulo, Brazil
- Murmansk Arctic State University, Russia
- University of Iceland, Iceland

Research groups

Publications

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Published June 12, 2018 4:18 PM - Last modified Sep. 15, 2018 9:05 PM