Thomas M. Murray

Thomas Murray
  • Ph.D. Engineering Mechanics 1970
  • Distinguished Professor of Structural Steel Design, Virginia Tech University
  • Elected 2011

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Thomas Murray is a distinguished professor emeritus at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.  He is a renowned expert on structural steel design whose research has led to significant improvement in the economy and safety of steel-framed buildings.  He is a member of the prestigious National Academy of Engineering. The KU School of Engineering awarded him the Distinguished Engineering Service Award in 2004.