Yasser Khodair

Assistant Professor

Jobst Hall 207
(309) 677-3831

Ph.D., Structural Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology
M.S., Civil Engineering, Rutgers University
B.S., Construction Engineering, The American University in Cairo


  • CE150 (Mechanics I- Statics)
  • CE250 (Mechanics II-Dynamics)
  • CE270 (Mechanics of Materials)
  • CE359 (Structural Analysis)
  • CE422 (Design of Steel Structures)
  • CE 562 (Advanced Steel Design)


Research Interests

  • Cracking of Bridge Approach Slabs
  • Soil-Structure Interaction in Integral Abutment Bridges
  • Buckling of Piles
  • Build-up of Soil Pressure behind integral abutments
  • Design of Beam columns in Steel Frames
  • Composite Construction
  • High performance steel (HPS) girders in bridges


  • ASCE Student Chapter, Faculty Advisor.
  • Member, Bridge-Pal Committee.
  • Member, The Graduate Program Committee.
  • Member, Teaching Excellence Committee.