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Garrett D. Jeong

Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering

Purdue University
Lyles School of Civil Engineering
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051

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Email: gjeong@purdue.edu

Specialty Area(s)

Education
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 1985
M.S., California Institute of Technology, 1979
B.S., University of Southern California, 1978

Research Summary
Structural dynamics, random vibration, earthquake engineering, computer applications

Selected Research Projects

  • Field Investigation of a Concrete Deck Designed by the AASHTO LRFD Empirical Method, January 2002 - April 2006, Joint Transportation Research Program, Co-PI (50%).
  • Statistical Analysis of Indiana Rainfall Data, January 2005 - June 30, 2007, Joint Transportation Research Program, Co-PI (50%).

Teaching Activity
CE 270 Introduction to Structural Mechanics

CE 297 Basic Mechanics I

CE 298 Basic Mechanics II

CE 474 Structural Analysis II

CE 570 Advanced Structural Mechanics

CE 573 Structural Dynamics

CE 595 Finite Elements in Elasticity

CE 697 Advanced Structural Dynamics

Honors & Awards

  • Ross Judson Buck Outstanding Counselor Award, 2013
  • Edmund M. Burke Outstanding Faculty Award, 2013
  • Roy E. & Myrna G. Wansik Teaching Leadership Award, 2011
  • Ross Judson Buck Outstanding Counselor Award, 2009
  • Ross Judson Buck Outstanding Counselor Award, 2002
  • Edmund M. Burke Outstanding Faculty Award, 1999

Selected Publications

  • Whalen, T.M., Savage, G.T., and Jeong, G.D., (2004), "An Evaluation of the Self-Determined Probability-Weighted Moment Method for Estimating Extreme Wind Speeds," Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, Vol. 92, pp. 219-239.
  • Whalen, T.M., Savage, G.T., and Jeong, G.D., (2002), "The Method of Self-Determined Probability Weighted Moments Revisited," Journal of Hydrology, Vol. 268, pp. 177-191.