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Storm Advisory

Blizzard conditions are now impacting our region and a Connecticut statewide travel ban is in effect. The University will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 27.  Day and evening classes are canceled. An updated advisory on the status of classes and operations for Wednesday will be posted Tuesday evening. During the time that the University is closed, the Commons, Subway, and Village Market will maintain regular hours for residential dining services and the Sports Center will be open for use by residential students only. Gengras Student Union and University Libraries are closed.   snow closing guide

All Hartt Community Division activities are canceled through Tuesday.

current as of 10:27 p.m., Jan. 26, 2015

Sigridur Bjarnadottir, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

  • Ph.D., Michigan Technological University
    • Dissertation title: Probabilistic-based Hurricane Risk Assessment and Mitigation Considering the Potential Impacts of Climate Change
  • M.S., Michigan Technological University
    • Thesis title: An Evaluation of the Impact of Climate Change on Hurricane Damage Risks and Adaptation Strategies
  • B.S., University of Iceland

860.768.5563
bjarnadot@hartford.edu
United Technologies Hall - UT Hall 241

Research Interests
Climate change adaptation
Infrastructure engineering
Mitigation
Power distribution systems
Reliability and Uncertainty
Risk Analysis/Risk Assessment

Hurricanes Research

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Journal Publications related to Hurricane research  Journal Publications