Drahomír Novák


Reliability assessment of concrete structures:
Advanced stochastic FEM modeling and case studies

Drahomír Novák
Institute of Structural Mechanics, Faculty of Civil Engineering,

Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic

 Professor Drahomir Novak holds the Chair of Structural Mechanics at Brno University Technology, Czech Republic. He is a member of Czech Society of Mechanics, a member of Czech Standardization Committee on loading and reliability, a member of International Association FraMCoS – Fracture Mechanics of Concrete Structures and IABMAS. During his professional career Prof Novak has held various visiting positions in institutions around the world, including Kyoto University, Japan (1989, 1991-93); University of Innsbruck, Austria (1990, 1994); BOKU University, Austria (2013, visiting prof. from 2006); Kasetsart University, Thailand (1996, 1998, 2002, 2008); IMMS, Ltd., Thailand (2008) and Northwestern University, USA (1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2011), Hohai University, China (2014, 2016, 2017, 2018).