Professor Michael C Forde

Emeritus Professor



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Engineering Discipline: 

  • Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Institute: 

  • Infrastructure and Environment

Research Theme: 

  • Infrastructure Sensing and Systems
Professor Mike Forde
Professor Mike Forde

Academic Qualifications: 

  • BEng, Civil Engineering, University of Liverpool
  • MSc, Highway and Traffic Engineering, University of Birmingham
  • PhD, University of Birmingham

Professional Qualifications and Memberships: 

  • FIEE, Fellow of the Institution of Electrical Engineers
  • FIHT, Fellow of the Institute of Highways & Transportation
  • FINDT, Fellow of the British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing
  • CEng, Chartered Engineer
  • FREng, Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering
  • FICE, Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers


  • Geotechnics: Earthworks & Site Investigation
  • Non-destructive testing (NDT) of concrete and masonry - bridges & structures - radar, sonics, ultrasonic tomography, acoustic emission (AE)

Further Information: 

  • Director: Institute for Research in Engineering, University of Edinburgh
  • Editor: Journal: "Construction & Building Materials", Elsevier Science