Eleni Chatzi is an Associate Professor and Chair of Structural Mechanics and Monitoring at ETH Zürich. She received her PhD (2010) from the Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at Columbia University. Her research interests include the fields of Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) and structural dynamics, nonlinear system identification, and intelligent life-cycle assessment for engineered systems. She has published numerous articles and serves as editor for international journals with focus on topics relating to SHM. She is currently leading the ERC Starting Grant WINDMIL on the topic of "Smart Monitoring, Inspection and Life-Cycle Assessment of Wind Turbines".