Ben Worsfold

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Assistant Professor
Civil, Environmental, and Geo- Engineering


Ben Worsfold's research interests include the behavior of reinforced and prestressed concrete structural systems, numerical and experimental investigations of structural systems, anchoring to concrete, evaluation and repair of damaged structures, and development and application of new materials. 

Worsfold is a member of ACI Subcommittee 318-1R - Resolution of Anchorage and Development Provisions. He has received multiple awards including the ACI Wason Medal for Most Meritorious Paper (2022) and the UC Berkeley T.Y. Lin Fellowship (2018-2022).

Worsfold is an assistant professor at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. He received his MS and PhD in the Structural Engineering, Mechanics, and Materials program from the University of California, Berkeley in 2017 and 2022, respectively, and his BS in civil engineering from the University of Costa Rica in 2015.