My full name is Bryam Xavier Astudillo Carpio. I am a civil engineer with a profound interest in structural engineering.
I was born and raised in Cuenca, Ecuador. Currently, I am living in the United States and studying at Stanford University.
Thank you for visiting my website and feel free to reach out to me anytime (bryam.astudilloc@gmail.com).


Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)

Stanford University. Stanford, CA

2022 – 2025

M.S. in Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)

Oregon State University. Corvallis, OR

2020 – 2022

Bachelor in Civil Engineering

Universidad de Cuenca. Cuenca, Ecuador

2013 – 2018

Vanguardia Honors Program

Universidad de Cuenca. Cuenca, Ecuador

2016 – 2018

Credits towards Computer Science

Universidad del Azuay. Cuenca, Ecuador

2012 – 2013

Professional Experience

Structural Engineering Intern

Tipping Structural Engineers. Berkeley, CA.

Summer, 2021

Graduate Research Assistant

Oregon State University. Corvallis, OR

2020 – 2021

Research Engineer

Universidad del Azuay. Cuenca, Ecuador

2019 – Jul 2020

Research Engineer

Universidad de Cuenca. Cuenca, Ecuador

2018 – 2020

Teaching Assistant. Differential Calculus and Linear Algebra.

Universidad de Cuenca. Cuenca, Ecuador

2014 – 2017

Merits and Awards

Scholarships / Fellowships

Shah Fellowship on Catastrophic Risk from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Stanford University. 2024.

FULBRIGHT Scholarship for Foreign Students to pursue graduate studies in the United States. 2020-2022.

Conference Grants

EERI Registration Grant. EERI Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. 2023.

EERI Registration Grant. 12th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (12NCEE), Salt Lake, UT. 2022.

EERI Registration Grant. EERI Annual meeting, online. 2021.

SEI Student Scholarship to participate at Structures Congress 2019, Orlando, FL. American Society of Civil Engineers - Structural Engineering Institute. 2019.


Student member at Vanguardia Honors Program. Universidad de Cuenca. 2016 – 2018.

Award for Outstanding Student in Civil Engineering. Universidad de Cuenca. 2015 – 2017.

Merit-based Scholarship for top-ranked students in Computer Science. Universidad del Azuay. 2013.

Affiliations and Memberships

PEER Student Committee. - Committee Member.

EERI Student Member.

ASCE Student Member.

Other Skills

Languages: Native Spanish, Fluent in written and spoken English.

Advanced computer and programming knowledge: Python, MATLAB, C++, Visual Basic Applications (VBA), Fortran, AutoCAD, ArcGIS

MACHINE LEARNINGScikit-learn, TensorFlow, OpenCV, R, Pytorch

Structural Engineering Software Packages: OpenSees, SAP2000, ETABS, Perform-3D.


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Formal CV

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