Mahjoub Elnimeiri

  • Professor

Professor Mahjoub M. Elnmeiri is an expert in the areas of structural analysis and applications of computer technology. He has contributed in developing and conducting research on the area of energy and sustainability.


B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Khartoum
M.S. Structural Engineering, Imperial College at University of London
Ph.D. Structural Engineering, Northwestern University

Research Interests




IPRO Recognition Award for Exceptional Team Performance (2007) 

YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago Achiever Annual Recognition Award (1990)

American Society of Civil Engineers State-of-the-Art of Civil Engineering Award (1988)

Structural Engineers Association of Illinois Certificate of Honor (1984)


Elnimeiri and Mahsa. 2012. "Performance-based Generative design approach Using Multi-Objective optimization in architectural design" EngOpt

Elnimeiri, Clark, and Sozer. 2011. "Applying traditional architectural rules for energy efficiency and lateral structural stiffness to an 80 story tower" Energy

Editorial Boards

Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings Journal

International Journal of Sustainable Building Technology and Urban Design Development

Professional Activities

Chairman at CECi plus


Structural Analysis

Applications of Computer Technology