Faculty Member


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NameProf. Milton Demosthenous
DepartmentCivil Engineering
Email (@frederick.ac.cy)eng.dm
OfficeCyta Building

Dr Milton Demosthenous is a professor at the Department of Civil Engineering of Frederick University of Cyprus (FUC). He completed his Ph.D. at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH), in the field of Earthquake Engineering. Since 1995 he works as researcher in various positions at the Institute of Engineering Seismology and Earthquake Engineering (ITSAK) at Thessaloniki. The period 2007 – 2010 was director of ITSAK and the last twenty years was involved in more than 30 research programs, as coordinator or scientific responsible. He was also visiting researcher and member of the International Institute of Seismology and Earthquake Engineering of Japan (IISEE) and visiting researcher at the Department of Geological Survey of Cyprus (GSD) where he worked for the development of the accelerograph network of Cyprus and the completion of the Microzonation Studies of Limassol and Paphos. He published more than 120 scientific papers in international journals and proceedings of national and international conferences. His research interest is focused on the Experimental and Numerical investigation of the dynamic and earthquake response of structures, engineering seismology, assessment of damages after earthquakes and rehabilitation of monuments and existing structures. He is teaching the lessons of Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Resistance Design of Structures at the Dept. of Civil Engineering and Static and Architecture (I & II), Steel Structures and Reinforcement Concrete Structures at the Dept. of Architecture. He is also coordinator of the postgraduate Msc program for the Conservation and Rehabilitation of Monuments and Traditional Buildings.

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