Tom Murray is Emeritus Professor of Structural Steel Design at Virginia Tech and is the first author of the AISC/CISC Design Guide 11, “Floor Vibrations due to Human Activity”. He has published many papers on the subject of floor vibrations, moment end-plate connections, and the design of cold-formed roof systems and has presented seminars on these subjects in numerous countries. Murray is a member of the American Institute of Steel Construction and the American Iron and Steel Institute specification committees, as well as, the AISC Committee on Manuals and Textbooks. He has received excellence in teaching awards from the University of Oklahoma, Virginia Tech, and the Commonwealth of Virginia. In February 2002, he was elected to the National Academy of Engineering and in 2012 he was named a Distinguished Member of ASCE. Murray is a graduate of Iowa State University, Lehigh University and the University of Kansas, where he received his PhD.
Ph.D., P.E., NAE, F.SEI, Dist.M.ASCE
SEI Fellow Since 2013