Abhinav Gupta


  • 919-515-1385
  • Mann Hall 413


Ph.D. 1995

Structures and Mechanics

North Carolina State University

M.E. 1991

Earthquake Engineering

University of Roorkee-India

B.E. 1988

Civil Engineering

University of Roorkee-India

Research Description

Gupta is interested in modeling experimental and analytical behavior of structures, Nonclassically damped primary-secondary systems, Earthquake behavior of electrical instruments and control panels, Buried pipelines, Computer aided engineering.


Current state of in-cabinet response spectra for seismic qualification of equipment in nuclear power plants
Gupta, A., Cho, S.-G., Hong, K.-J., & Han, M. (2019), NUCLEAR ENGINEERING AND DESIGN, 343, 269–275. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2018.12.017
Fragility Evaluation in Building-Piping Systems: Effect of Piping Interaction With Buildings
Ryu, Y. H., Gupta, A., & Ju, B. S. (2019), JOURNAL OF PRESSURE VESSEL TECHNOLOGY-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME, 141(1). https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4039004
Computationally efficient fragility assessment using equivalent elastic limit state and Bayesian updating
Kwag, S., & Gupta, A. (2018), Computers and Structures, 197, 1–11. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruc.2017.11.011
Probabilistic risk assessment based model validation method using Bayesian network
Kwag, S., Gupta, A., & Dinh, N. (2018), Reliability Engineering & System Safety, 169, 380–393. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ress.2017.09.013
Seismic Fragility of Steel Piping System Based on Pipe Size, Coupling Type, and Wall Thickness
Ju, B. S., Gupta, A., & Ryu, Y. (2018), INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF STEEL STRUCTURES, 18(4), 1200–1209. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13296-018-0100-4
Simulation of constrained variables in engineering risk analyses
Tadinada, S. K., & Gupta, A. (2018), American Statistician, 72(2), 130–139. https://doi.org/10.1080/00031305.2016.1255660
Performance-based reliability of ASME piping design equations
Gupta, A., Saigal, R. K., & Ryu, Y. (2017), Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, 139(3). https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4034584
Piping fragility evaluation: Interaction with high-rise building performance
Ju, B. S., Gupta, A., & Ryu, Y. H. (2017), Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, 139(3). https://doi.org/10.1115/1.4034406
Probabilistic risk assessment framework for structural systems under multiple hazards using Bayesian statistics
Kwag, S., & Gupta, A. (2017), Nuclear Engineering and Design, 315, 20–34. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nucengdes.2017.02.009
Structural fragility of T-joint connections in large-scale piping systems using equivalent elastic time-history simulations
Tadinada, S. K., & Gupta, A. (2017), Structural Safety, 65, 49–59. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.strusafe.2016.12.003

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Probabilistic Risk Assessment Modeling Using MASTADON
US Dept. of Energy (DOE)(11/15/19 - 9/30/20)
Membership in Center for Nuclear Energy Facilities and Structures (CNEFS), Full Member
(1/01/19 - 12/31/21)
BIM for VTR: Holistic Approach to Design and Construction
US Dept. of Energy (DOE)(9/17/18 - 12/31/19)
(10/01/18 - 3/31/21)
Center for Nuclear Energy Facilities & Structures, Full Member
Electricite de France (EDF/DER)(1/01/18 - 12/31/20)
Effect of High Frequency Ground Motions on Seismic Fragility of Equipment and Piping, CNEFS Core Project
(7/01/17 - 12/31/19)
Center for Nuclear Energy Facilities and Structures (CNEFS), Full Membership
(7/01/17 - 12/31/19)
Seismic Behavior and Fragility of Electrical Equipment, CNEFS Core Project
(1/01/17 - 12/31/19)
CNEFS Administrative Account
(1/01/17 - 12/31/19)
Nondestructive Concrete Characterization System
US Army(12/20/16 - 3/29/19)