Arun Parihar

Assistant Lecturer

Parihar, Arun

Office: PMEC 228 (Galveston)
Phone: 832.671.1787

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

  • Earthquake Engineering
  • Design of structures subjected to accidental loadings
  • Design of offshore structures
  • Non-linear finite element analysis
  • Modeling soil-structure interaction

Awards & Honors

  • Registered Professional Engineer, State of Texas


  • M.S., University of Houston, 2008
  • B.S., Jai Narain Vyas University, India, 2003

Selected Publications

Parihar, A., Vergera, C., Clutter, J., K., "Methodolgy for Consequences Analysis of LNG Releases at Deep Water Port Facilities", Journal of Safety Science, Volume 49, Issue 5, June 2011, pages# 686-694

Vipulanandan, C., Parihar, A., Issac, M., "Testing and Numerical Modeling of Composite Coatings with Silanes for Protecting Reinforced Concrete in Saltwater Environment” ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Volume 23, Issue 12, December 2011, pages# 1602-1608

Parihar A., Vipulanandan C., "Characterization of An Aged Concrete Pavement Block using Ultrasonic Pulse Velocity Method (Non-Destructive Testing)", CIGMAT 2007, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, 77204

Parihar A., Vipulanandan C., “Bond Strength of A Tack Coat to Cement Concrete Pavement", Proceedings, Texas ASCE Conference, October 2009