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Department of Engineering

Mr Paul Fidler


Paul Fidler

Computer Associate

Academic Division: Civil Engineering

Research group: Structures

Telephone: +44 1223 3 32816


Research interests

As a Computer Associate within the Center for Smart Infrastructure and Construction, Paul’s primary research is on the use of wireless sensor networks for structural health monitoring of civil infrastructure, such as bridges and tunnels.

In previous projects, Paul’s research activities have included:

  • Computer programs for yield-line analysis of concrete slab and beam-and-slab bridges
  • Low-power single-board ARM based computers for use in teaching and research
  • A custom bootable Linux DVD for use in undergraduate teaching

Strategic themes

Energy, transport and urban infrastructure

Wireless sensor networks and structural health monitoring of civil infrastructure as part of the Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction within the Department of Engineering.