prof.ir. H.H. (Bert) Snijder - Expertise

Snijder, prof.ir. H.H.
Address :
Technische Universiteit Eindhoven
P.O. Box 513
5600 MB EINDHOVEN
Chair :
Staal
Department :
Department of the Built Environment
Section :
Structural Design
Positioncategory :
Professor (HGL)
Position :
Full Professor
Room :
VRT 9.19
Tel :
+31 40-247 2153
Tel (internal) :
2153
Email :
h.h.snijder@tue.nl

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Expertise

  • D14420 - Civil engineering
  • D14410 - Building technology
  • D35500 - Architecture and building construction

Biography

Biography

Bert Snijder holds the Chair of Structural Design (Steel Structures) at Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands. After his MSc in Civil Engineering at Delft University of Technology he worked as researcher at TNO and as structural engineer / project manager at NS (Dutch Railways) and the engineering office that emerged from NS. There, he got practical experience in designing railway stations and bridges. His research interests concern strength, stability and fatigue of steel structures. The application domain concerns buildings and bridges. He chaired the editorial board of Structural Engineering International, the journal of IABSE (International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering) and is currently vice-president of IABSE. He represents The Netherlands in the European code committee responsible for the content of Eurocode 3 on steel structures and he chairs the Working Group on EN 1993-1-1 of this committee. He also chairs Technical Committee 8 ‘Stability’ of the ECCS (European Convention for Constructional Steelwork). He is member of many (inter)national committees and (co)author of many journal articles and conference papers. 

Biography

Bert Snijder holds the Chair of Structural Design (Steel Structures) at Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands. After his MSc in Civil Engineering at Delft University of Technology he worked as researcher at TNO and as structural engineer / project manager at NS (Dutch Railways) and the engineering office that emerged from NS. There, he got practical experience in designing railway stations and bridges. His research interests concern strength, stability and fatigue of steel structures. The application domain concerns buildings and bridges. He chaired the editorial board of Structural Engineering International, the journal of IABSE (International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering) and is currently vice-president of IABSE. He represents The Netherlands in the European code committee responsible for the content of Eurocode 3 on steel structures and he chairs the Working Group on EN 1993-1-1 of this committee. He also chairs Technical Committee 8 ‘Stability’ of the ECCS (European Convention for Constructional Steelwork). He is member of many (inter)national committees and (co)author of many journal articles and conference papers.