Phone: 505.277.1757
Fax: 505.277.1988

Physical Address

Room 3044
Centennial Engineering Center
Building # 112 on the UNM map

Mailing Address

MSC01 1070
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-1070

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Department of Civil Engineering

Registered Professional Engineer

New Mexico

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Curriculum Vitae


PhD, Structural Engineering, Northwestern University, 1988

MS, Civil Engineering, University of Miami, 1984

B. Tech (Honors), Civil Engineering, IIT Kharagpur, India, 1983

MBA, Finance, University of New Mexico, 2010


A professor at the University of New Mexico since 1988, Arup K. Maji served as Interim Dean of the UNM School of Engineering (2009-1011) and as chair of the Department of Civil Engineering (2005-2009). He has served as an Air Force program manager in the area of lightweight optical structures, including the development of mirrors to replace the Hubble Space Telescope. His research sponsored by LANL and NRC has helped increase safety of nuclear power plants.

Teaching Interests

  • Structural Design and Analysis
  • Aerospace Structures and Composites
  • Materials Science

Research Interests

  • Sensors and Nondestructive Evaluation
  • Advanced Materials and Processing
  • Blast-resistant Design

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