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Garrett D. Jeong

Associate Professor and Associate Head of Civil Engineering

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

Office: HAMP 4131
Phone: (765) 494-2252
Email: gjeong@purdue.edu

Specialty Area(s)
Affiliation(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%).

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.