Julio Ramirez named ASCE Distinguished Member
Julio A. Ramirez, Ph.D., P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, the Karl H. Kettelhut professor in civil engineering at Purdue University, has been honored with inclusion by ASCE in its 2021 class of Distinguished Members for outstanding leadership in worldwide data collection, research, and education to enhance resilience of civil infrastructure and communities against earthquakes, tsunamis, and other natural hazards and for significant contributions in facilitating implementation of mitigation strategies in practice. This status is reserved for the most eminent civil engineers in the Society.
ASCE held the induction ceremony virtually on October 6, 2021. The video can be viewed below: