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Challenges and Innovation in Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences

Spring 2018
3:30pm – 4:30pm, 131 Debartolo

Michael D. Engelhardt

Adnan Abou-Ayyah Centennial Professor of Civil Engineering, University of Texas at Austin

Structural Fire Engineering: Current Issues and Future Trends

February 15, 2018

Gregory Benz

Senior Vice President, WSP

Strategic Management of Controversial and Technically Challenging Public Infrastructure Projects

February 22, 2018

David D. Byers

Principal, Genesis Structures

Erection and Demolition Engineering for Complex Bridges

March 1, 2018

Gowen Dishman

Resident Engineer, HNTB Corporation

The Future of Engineering - 2018 Through 2058: What Will Change and What Will Remain the Same

March 22, 2018

Peter Heeringa PE SE

Partner, sdi structures

Notre Dame Crossroads - Where Academics, Athletics, and Engineering Meet

April 5, 2018

Vincent H. Resh

Professor of Aquatic Ecology, Department of Environmental Science, Policy & Management, University of California, Berkely

Hydropower in Southeast Asia: The Dammed Mekong

April 12, 2018

Arthur J. Alzamore Jr. PE LEED AP 

Senior Associate/VP, Langan

Former Brooklyn Navy Yard Revitalized - Soil Remediation and Geotechnical Aspects

April 19, 2018

Challenges and Innovation in Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences

Fall 2017
3:30pm – 4:30pm, 131 Debartolo

Dennis Murphy 

Retired President of Kiewit Engineering Company

A Look Back at Civil Engineering Innovations in the Last 50 Years 

September 9, 2017

Darcy Bullock

Professor of Civil Engineering and Director of the Joint Transportation Research Program, Purdue University

Real-Time Traffic Congestion Dashboards for Decision Makers 

September 21, 2017

John Gajda, PE, PEng, FACI

Senior Principal Engineer, CTL Group

Mass Concrete in Tall Buildings, Bridges, and Infrastructure

September 28, 2017

Alexandria Boehm

Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University

Save the Ocean! Engineering and Applied Science at the Land-Sea Interface to Protect Ocean Health

October 5, 2017

Patricia Drummey-Stiegel, PE

Senior Associate, Hazen and Sawyer

Protecting Public Health: Peace Corps and Beyond

October 26, 2017

Scott Reeve

Founder and President, Composite Advantage

Entrepreneur Business: Case Study in the Infrastructure World

November 2, 2017

Ellen Quigley

Senior Project Manager, Clark/Hathaway Dinwiddie, A Joint Venture

Changing the Skyline: A Look into the Salesforce Tower

November 16, 2017