Monica Prezzi

Professor of Civil Engineering

Purdue University

Lyles 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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Selected Research Projects
  • A Novel Method of Analysis of Single Piles and Pile Groups Subjected to Lateral Loads, JTRP (2007-2009)
  • Development of a Constitutive Model for Tire Shreds Mixed with Bottom Ash, Korea Railroad Research Institute (2006-2007)
  • Geotechnical Design Based on CPT and PMT, JTRP (2006-2009)
  • Use of Dynamic Cone Penetration and Clegg Hammer Tests for Quality Control of Roadway Construction, JTRP (2006-2008)
  • Use of BOF Steel Slag in Subgrade Applications, Multiserv and JTRP (2006-2007)
  • Design and Applications of Drilled Displacement (Screw) Piles, JTRP (2006-2008)