has made significant contributions and earned recognition for his
research and development activities in structural, material and fire areas.
has published over 250 technical papers, developed unique research program in structural fire safety at NRC Canada
and at Michigan State University
in US, trained graduate students, and developed fire design guidelines that have been incorporated in numerous codes and standards.
Dr. Kodur, Fellow of ASCE and ACI, has won many awards and was the only non-American invited to be part of the ASCE/FEMA expert's team for WTC building investigation.
has transferred, through media interviews, key-note presentations and blue ribbon panels, research findings to public, has raised the awareness of engineering profession and has showcased the world-class research in Canadian and US institutions.