Dr. Atef Saleeb

Dr. Atef Saleeb

Title: Distinguished Professor
Dept/Program: Civil Engineering
Office: ASEC 214 (Lab ASEC 536)
Phone: 330-972-7692
Email: saleeb@uakron.edu
Website: http://blogs.uakron.edu/cmg/
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Dr. Saleeb is a Distinguished Professor with the Civil Engineering department at UA. He joined us in 1984. Prior to that, he worked as a consulting engineer for Battele, Ford Motor Company PCSG/STL, Swanson Analysis Systems, Inc, and General Tire. Dr. Saleeb has 90 journal papers and three books to his name. He has received research grants from NASA (30), NSF (2), Boeing (2), and the Cleveland Clinic Foundation (1).


Modeling of non-linear behavior of shape memory alloys and smart materials, non-linear finite elements, and structural stability theories


  • Ph.D. Purdue University 1981
  • M.S.in Civil Engineering, Purdue University 1979
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering, Cairo University, Egypt 1974


Mechanics of Solids, Computer Methods in Structural Engineering, Structural Stability, Advanced Engineering Materials, Elasticity, Plasticity