John F. Stanton

John F. Stanton

Professor
Structural Engineering and Mechanics

stanton@uw.edu
Office: More 214A
Phone: (206) 543-6057

PhD, Civil Engineering, UC, Berkeley, 1979
MS, Civil Engineering, Cornell,1977
MA, Mechanical Sciences, Cambridge, UK, 1970
BA, Mechanical Sciences, Cambridge , UK, 1967


John Stanton has an undergraduate degree from Cambridge University (UK) and graduate degrees from Cornell and UC Berkeley. He worked in design practice for six years in Britain, France and Canada before joining the University of Washington in 1978. He has taught and conducted research in several areas of structural engineering, focusing primarily on seismic engineering issues. Most recently, he has conducted work on developing new structural framing systems for buildings made from precast concrete.

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Research Interests

  • Mathematical modeling of structures
  • Seismic isolation
  • Precast and prestressed concrete