The ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering is abstracted and indexed in the following: Web of Science, Emerging Sources Citation Index
Bilal M. Ayyub, Ph.D (2022)
Center for Technology and Systems Management
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742, USA
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Associate Editors
  • Nii Attoh-Okine, Ph.D (2020)
    University of Delaware, USA
  • Siu-Kui Au, Ph.D. (2022)
    University of Liverpool, UK
  • Michael Beer, Ph.D. (2020)
    University of Liverpool, UK
  • Eleni Chatzi, Ph.D. (2022)
  • Institute of Structural Engineering, Switzerland
  • Gilberto de Souza, Ph.D.  (2022)
  • University of Sao Paolo, Brazil
  • James D. Englehardt, Ph.D. (2020)
    University of Miami, USA
  • Faisal Khan, Ph.D. (2020)
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada
  • James H. Lambert, Ph.D (2020)
    University of Virginia, USA
  • Dian-Qing Li, Ph.D. (2020)
    Wuhan University, China
  • Sankaran Mahadevan, Ph.D, (2020)
    Vanderbilt University, USA
  • Athanasios A. Pantelous, Ph.D. (2020)
  • University of Liverpool, UK
  • Kok-Kwang Phoon, Ph.D. (2022)
  • National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Xiaobo Qu, Ph.D. (2022)
  • Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
  • Alba Sofi, Ph.D (2020)
    University "Mediterranea" of Reggio Calabria, Italy
  • Nasim Uddin, Ph.D. (2022)
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA

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