Following article 7.4.3 of the EMI bylaws, the 2023 slate of candidates for two open positions on the Board of Governors was established.  The elections ran from May 23 to June 24 and Professor Michele Barbato and Professor Raimondo Betti were elected by the membership to serve from October 1, 2023 to September 30, 2026.  Congratulations to both Michele and Raimondo!


Michele Barbato

Michele Barbato, Ph.D., C.Eng, P.E., F.EMI, F.SEI, F.ASCE

Professor of Structural Engineering and Structural Mechanics, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of California, Davis

" contribute in an active manner to serving the needs of the worldwide engineering community with respect to research, application, and education in a broad sense...".

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Raimondo Betti

Raimondo Betti, Ph.D., M.ASCE 

Professor, Department of Civil Engineering & Engineering Mechanics
Columbia University

" help mechanics break new ground in more traditional areas of civil and mechanical engineering, which are usually more reluctant to change...".

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