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Brian Meacham

  • PhD, Risk & Public Policy
  • Managing Principal
  • Meacham Associates
  • 11h-indexImpact measure calculated using publication and citation counts. Updated daily.
  • 374CitationsNumber of citations received by Brian's publications. Updated daily.

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Research interests

performance-based design and regulation; multi-hazard building performance; holistic building performance; risk and building regulatory policy; human behavior and fireRisk-informed

Co-authors (56)

Publications (5)

  • Observations from the fire and collapse of the faculty of architecture building, delft university of technology

    • Engelhardt M
    • Meacham B
    • Kodur V
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    1Citations
  • Shake table testing of a full-scale five-story building: Performance of the major nonstructural components-Egress and façades

    • Pantoli E
    • Wang X
    • Chen M
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    4Citations
  • A new approach to determining passenger rail vehicle design fires

    • Tubbs J
    • Alston J
    • Johann M
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    0Citations
  • Design and construction of a full-scale 5-story base isolated building outfitted with nonstructural components for earthquake testing at the UCSD-NEES facility

    • Chen M
    • Pantoli E
    • Wang X
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    13Citations
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  • Fire spread

    • Dembsey N
    • Meacham B
    • Schebel K
    • et al.
    N/AReaders
    0Citations

Professional experience

Managing Principal

Meacham Associates

January 2008 - Present

Associate Professor, Fire Protection Engineering and Architectural Engineering

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

January 2008 - Present

Principal

Arup

June 2000 - December 2007(8 years)

Research Director

Society of Fire Protection Engineers

January 1998 - May 2000(2 years)

Technical Director

Society of Fire Protection Engineers

May 1995 - December 1997(3 years)

Principal

FireTech

December 1992 - March 1995(2 years)

Managing Principal

Meacham Associates

June 1992 - December 1992(6 months)

Associate

FP&C Consultants

October 1989 - May 1992(3 years)

Associate, Manager of Detection and Alarm Group

Firepro

April 1989 - September 1989(5 months)

Various (Applications Engineer to Manager of Systems Engineering Group)

Gamewell Corporation

May 1984 - March 1989(5 years)

Education

PhD, Risk & Public Policy

Clark University

August 1998 - May 2000(2 years)

MS, Fire Protection Engineering

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

January 1983 - May 1991(8 years)

BS, Electrical Engineering

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

August 1980 - October 1984(4 years)