Malla, Ramesh B.

Ramesh B. Malla


Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1986

Castleman Building Rm 323

Phone: 860-486-3683

Fax: 860-486-2298


Research focus:

Theoretical, Applied, and Computation Structural Mechanics

Dynamics & Vibrations of Structures

Finite Element Modeling and Analysis

Contact and Impact Mechanics

Thermal Response and Analysis

Structures in Space and Extreme Environments including Moon, Mars and orbits

Planetary Drilling Mechanisms

Monitoring and Sensor System for Infrastructure

Railroad Bridge and Track Structures

Highway Bridge Structures and Joint Systems

Granular Materials

Pavement Subgrade and Joints

Progressive Failure of Truss & Frame Structures

Space Life Support Systems

Renewable and Clean Energy Harvesting systems

Research Website:

Resume: Malla Resume

 Recent publications: Google Scholar Profile