Professor of Civil Engineering
Lyles School of Civil Engineering
550 Stadium Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051
Phone (765) 494-5030
Fax (765) 494-0395
Office HAMP G235
Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley, 1993
M.S., University of California at Berkeley, 1990
B.S., Universidade Federal do Rio Grande Do Sul, 1986
Foundation engineering, geotechnical analysis, soil dynamics, earthquake geotechnical engineering.
Honors and Awards
Shamsher Prakash Research Award, 2005.
Invited Participant, NAE Frontiers of Engineering Program, 2005.
ASCE Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize, 2004.
Gledden Senior Fellowship, University of Western Australia, 2000. ASCE Arthur Casagrande Research Award.