Eugen Brühwiler

EPFL ENAC IIC GIS-GE
GC A3 399 (Bâtiment GC)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL ENAC ENAC-SGC SGC-ENS

EPFL E E-DOC EDCE-ENS

EPFL ENAC IIC MCS
GC A3 399 (Bâtiment GC)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne

Administrative data

Fields of expertise

structural and material engineering; existing civil structures in particular bridges of high cultural value; fatigue, dynamics and structural behaviour of bridges; Ultra-high performance fiber reinforced concrete and composite UHPFRC-RC structures.

Publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

  • Civil Engineering,

PhD Programs

  • Doctoral Program in Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Doctoral Program in Architecture and Sciences of the City

PhD Students

Courses

Aesthetics of civil structures

A dictionary for the reading and description of aesthetic and cultural values of engineering structures and notions of art of structural engineering are introduced by means of bridges, tunnel portals, retaining walls, galleries as well as large infrastruc... goto

Section of Civil Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 2, language : french
Section of Civil Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 4, language : french

Existing structures : basis

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MINEUR, 2018-2019, Autumn semester, language : french
Section of Civil Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 1, language : french
Section of Civil Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 3, language : french

Existing structures : selected topics

Advanced examination methods are introduced to verifiy structural and fatigue safety of existing structures; intervention methods including new technologies are introduced to improve and modify existing civil structure. goto

Section of Civil Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 2, language : french
Section of Civil Engineering, 2018-2019, Master semester 4, language : french

Fracture Mechanics and Fatigue of Structures

Determination of stress intensity factors and application of fracture mechanics to structures made of different materials.Ability to apply fracture mechanics to predict brittle fracture+ compute fatigue life of structural elements.Understanding of the inf... goto

Doctoral Program in Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2018-2019, language : english

Safety and reliability

Notions of danger and safety as well as measures to master hazard situations relative to structures are introduced. Modelling of actions (loads) and verification principles of structural elements are introduced using deterministic and probabilistic approa... goto

Section of Civil Engineering, 2018-2019, Autumn semester, language : french
Section of Civil Engineering, 2018-2019, Bachelor semester 3, language : french

UE F : Architecture and rehabilitation

This class aims to raise the students' awareness to the specificities of a renovation project. The Teaching Unit focuses on the relation between renovation demands and a broad architectural vision, with particular emphasis on sustainable development. goto

MINEUR, 2018-2019, Autumn semester, language : french
Section of Architecture, 2018-2019, Autumn semester, language : french
Section of Architecture, 2018-2019, Master semester 1, language : french
Section of Architecture, 2018-2019, Master semester 3, language : french