Prapti Sharma is currently pursuing her Masters of Science in Structural Engineering and Applied Mechanics at the University of Texas at Arlington along with working as an Engineering Assistant for Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT). She received her Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering from The University of Texas at Arlington in Fall 2016. As an undergraduate student, she was actively involved with the UTA Student Chapter of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). She was also a participant of UTA-NSF IRES Site on Hazard Mitigation of Civil Infrastructure 2016 at Polytechnic University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain.
Her research topic was Performance Based Seismic Design of RC Portal Frames using ETABS. During her final semester as an undergraduate student, she also worked as an undergraduate student assistant under Dr. Nur Yazdani.
Comparative Study on the Performance of Old versus New Bent Cap