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Profile of Shayne Love

Name
Shayne Love
Position
Project Engineer - Vibration and Damping | Associate
Email
Shayne.Love@rwdi.com
Phone
+1.519.823.1311 x2221
Summary

Shayne brings his deep expertise in structural dynamics to both our damping-systems team and our acoustics, noise and vibration group. Our clients benefit in particular from Shayne’s ability to maximize the efficiency of supplementary damping systems by applying his nuanced understanding of sloshing dynamics and nonlinear dynamic systems. Whether he is devising structural mitigation strategies to limit footfall vibrations in a busy hospital or solving structural control challenges in an ambitious skyscraper, Shayne’s research background and international project experience combine to deliver successful outcomes for building projects.

A structural dynamics specialist who specializes in maximizing the efficiency of damping systems

  • EDUCATION

    • Doctor of Philosophy (Structural Dynamics and Structural Control), McMaster University, Canada
    • Master of Business Administration (MBA), DeGroote School of Business, Canada
    • Bachelor of Engineering and Management (Civil Engineering), McMaster University, Canada
  • AFFILIATIONS

    • Professional Engineer, Ontario
    • Member, Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE)
    • Numerous publications in engineering journals
    • Peer-reviewer for multiple academic journals
  • SPECIALTIES

    • Floor vibration
    • Nonlinear dynamic systems
    • Structural control
    • Structural dynamics
    • Structural monitoring
    • Supplementary damping systems
    • Tall buildings
    • Tuned mass dampers
    • Tuned sloshing dampers
    • Vibration
    • Wind-induced motion