Monica Prezzi

Professor of Civil Engineering

Purdue University
School of Civil Engineering
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051
Phone (765) 494-5034
Fax (765) 494-0395
Office HAMP G245
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley, 1995
M.S., University of California Berkeley, 1995
M.Eng., UFRGS, Brazil, 1990
B.S., UFRGS, Brazil, 1986
Specialty Group(s)
Research Interests
Foundation Engineering, Ground Engineering, Recyclable Materials, Soil Behavior and Durability of Materials.
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Recent Publications
  • Kim, B. and Prezzi, M. (2007), "Evaluation of the Mechanical Properties of Ash", Waste Management, in press.
  • Carraro, A. and Prezzi, M. (2007), "A New Slurry-Based Method of Preparation of Specimens of Sands Containing Fines", Geotechnical Testing Journal, in press.
  • Murthy, T., Loukidis, D., Carraro, A., Prezzi, M. and Salgado, R. (2007), "Undrained Monotonic Response of Clean and Silty Sands", Geotechnique, in press.
  • Salgado, R. and Prezzi, M. (2007),"Computation of Cavity Expansion Pressure and Penetration Resistance in Sands", ASCE International Journal of Geomechanics, in press.
  • Lee, K., Prezzi, M. and Kim, N. (2007), "Subgrade Design Parameters from Samples Prepared with Different Compaction Methods", Journal of Transportation Engineering, ASCE, in press.
  • Kim, B. and Prezzi, M. (2007), "Compaction Characteristics and Corrosivity of Fly and Bottom Ash Mixtures", Construction and Building Materials Journal, in press.