Prof Stana Zivanovic
Ms Nimmy Abraham, PhD student
Nimmy Mariam Abraham graduated with a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, subsequent to gaining a Bachelor of Technology degree in Civil Engineering from the TKM College of Engineering, Kollam, India. She has worked as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences, Bangalore, India, before joining the Vibration Engineering Section at Exeter in September 2019 to pursue her PhD under the supervision of Prof. Stana Zivanovic and Dr Genevieve Williams. Her studies focus on understanding how active humans perceive and interact with vibrating structures.
Dr Sigong Zhang, MSCA Fellow
Before jining Exeter in October 2020, Sigong has studied and worked on human-induced vibration in China and Canada for more than ten years, mainly focusing on lightweight steel and wood floor systems. During his MSCA Fellowship, he will examine the influence of vibration and visual stimuli on pedestrians walking in both virtual and real environments using brand new VSimulators and Exeter Bridge facilities.