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Kayla Natividad

Kayla Natividad

Academic Information

Degree Program: Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering
Academic Focus: Structures


Research Interests

Kayla Natividad is a Ph.D. student in the civil engineering program, specializing in structures. Her research focuses on the properties of window glass design and is currently investigating how the application of a ceramic frit affects heat strengthened rectangular glass lites. Previous research includes analyzing the magnitude of the maximum principal tensile stress at fracture origin with respect to the location and magnitude of the single largest maximum principal tensile stress within a glass lite.