PhD Candidate

Contact InformationRakesh

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1

Phone: (519) 888-4567, ext. 35583

Office: E2-3369

Biographical Information

2014: MSc. Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India.

2011: BSc. Civil Engineering,  Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, India.

Research Interests

  • Metal Fatigue
  • Fracture Mechanics
  • Reliability Analysis

Thesis Supervisor(s)

  • Professor Scott Walbridge


Ghahremani, K., Ranjan, R., Walbridge, S., & Ince, A. (2015). Fatigue strength improvement of aluminum and high strength steel welded structures using high frequency mechanical impact treatment. Procedia Engineering133, 465-476.

Ranjan, R., Ghahremani, K., Walbridge, S., & Ince, A. (2016). Testing and fracture mechanics analysis of strength effects on the fatigue behavior of HFMI-treated welds. Welding in the World60(5), 987-999.

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