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Civil and Environmental Engineering

Faculty Directory

Mark Abkowitz

Research Focus: Risk management, risk assessment, infrastructure resilience, freight transportation, spatial analysis, disaster preparedness
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources,Big Data Science and Engineering,Risk and Reliability
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Douglas Adams

Research Focus: Nonlinear structural dynamics and vibrations, structural health monitoring/diagnostics and damage prognosis, noise and vibration control, aerospace and automotive systems, energy systems, defense and security platforms
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources,Cyber-physical Systems,Risk and Reliability
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Hiba Baroud

Research Focus: critical infrastructure systems modeling, risk analysis, statistical modeling, risk-informed decision analysis, resilience monitoring
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Big Data Science and Engineering,Energy and Natural Resources,Risk and Reliability
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Prodyot (P.K.) Basu

Research Focus: Multiscale behavior of composites, rapid repair of damaged structures using composite patches, real-time health monitoring of bridge structures, and accurate modeling and simulation of complex high-performance material systems
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Risk and Reliability,Energy and Natural Resources
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Alan Bowers

Research Focus: Environmental chemistry, modeling of water and wastewater treatment processes,role of uncertainty in biological and physical/chemical reactions
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Ravindra Duddu

Research Focus: Computational solid mechanics, multi-scale and multi-physics fracture mechanics, constitutive modeling, cohesive zone modeling of fatigue delamination, extended finite element method and level set method, computational geophysics.
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Risk and Reliability,Nano Science and Technology,Regenerative Medicine
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

George Hornberger

Research Focus: Hydrology, water scarcity, infrastructure resiliency, transport of dissolved and suspended constituents through catchments and aquifers
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

David Kosson

Research Focus: Nuclear waste management, environmental remediation, leaching assessment and methods, management of residuals from energy production, contaminant mass transfer applied to groundwater, soil, sediment and waste systems.
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Risk and Reliability,Nano Science and Technology,Energy and Natural Resources
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Eugene LeBoeuf

Research Focus: Environmental engineering, water resources engineering, water and environmental security, advanced characterization of natural organic matter, systems optimization and management, and contaminant fate and transport applied to groundwater, soil, and sediment systems.
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources,Risk and Reliability,Nano Science and Technology
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Shihong Lin

Research Focus: Membrane processes, water-energy-environment nexus, environmental surface science, environmental application and implication of nanotechnology
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources,Nano Science and Technology
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Sankaran Mahadevan

Research Focus: Structural mechanics, materials durability, reliability and risk engineering, structural health diagnosis and prognosis, computational model uncertainty, optimization under uncertainty.
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Big Data Science and Engineering,Cyber-physical Systems,Risk and Reliability
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Caglar Oskay

Research Focus: Multiscale computational failure modeling of solids and structures, life prediction and performance assessment of structures, computational modeling of composites and other heterogeneous materials, modeling of multiphysics systems
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Risk and Reliability,Big Data Science and Engineering,Cyber-physical Systems
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Florence Sanchez

Research Focus: Chemo-mechanical behavior and long-term performance of cement-based composites; Nanoscale behavior and nanomodification of cement and concrete materials; 3D printing of infrastructure materials; Mechanical/chemical/energy responses at material interfaces; Nanoscale interfacial interactions and dynamics in heterogeneous materials; Chemomechanically adaptive materials; Coupled chemo-transport-mechanical modeling
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources,Nano Science and Technology
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Daniel Work

Research Focus:
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Cyber-physical Systems
01Tenure/Tenure-Track

Curtis Byers

Research Focus: Structural design, building use.
02Teaching

James Clarke

Research Focus: Chemical and nuclear waste management, human health and ecological risk assessment, sustainable and resilient approaches to the remediation of contaminated sites, long term stewardship of legacy hazardous and radioactive waste sites, environmental policy and environmental forensics.
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources,Risk and Reliability
02Teaching

Sanjiv Gokhale

Research Focus: Repair, rehabilitation, and renewal of underground infrastructure, infrastructure management, cost and schedule control for large-cap EPC projects
02Teaching

Steven Krahn

Research Focus: Nuclear and environmental policy and regulation; risk assessment and risk management; operational readiness and technology insertion in nuclear facilities; the nuclear fuel cycle.
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources
02Teaching

Mazita Mohd Tahir

Research Focus: Special academic programs, recruitment, retention, engineering education and structural mechanics
02Teaching

Robert Stammer

Research Focus: Highway and Pedestrian Safety, Crash Investigations, Traffic Engineering, Transportation Systems Design, Human Factors, and Multi-modal Freight
02Teaching

Lori Troxel


Intellectual Neighborhoods: Risk and Reliability,Energy and Natural Resources
02Teaching

John Veillette

Research Focus: Special academic programs, recruitment, retention, engineering education and structural mechanics
02Teaching

Kevin Brown

Research Focus: Life-cycle risk evaluation, model integration, and waste management issues related to proposed advanced nuclear fuel cycles and cementitious barriers for nuclear applications.
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources,Risk and Reliability
03Research

Janey Camp

Research Focus: Spill management information system, geographic information system mapping, impacts of climate change on civil infrastructure
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources,Risk and Reliability,Big Data Science and Engineering
03Research

Yuche Chen

Research Focus: Sustainable transportation systems, Physical-based powertrain modeling, Mobile source emissions and mitigation, Dynamic and stochastic optimization
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Risk and Reliability,Energy and Natural Resources,Cyber-physical Systems
03Research

Andrew Garrabrants

Research Focus: transportation of contaminants, subsurface environments, leaching methods, energy production residuals, construction waste reuse
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources,Risk and Reliability
03Research

Craig Philip

Research Focus: Management and sustainability of freight transportation networks and operations, infrastructure resilience and application of risk management tools to public policy making, carrier safety management and regulation of 24/7/365 operations, water resource management and balancing multistakeholder interests
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Energy and Natural Resources,Risk and Reliability,Cyber-physical Systems
03Research

Manav Vohra

Research Focus: Optimal Experimental Design for Bayesian Calibration, Validation, and Quantification of Uncertainties in predictions of computational models for physical systems and engineering applications.
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Nano Science and Technology,Risk and Reliability,Big Data Science and Engineering
03Research

J. Robin Barrick

04Adjunct/Adjoint

Gregory Cashion

04Adjunct/Adjoint

Kenneth Church

04Adjunct/Adjoint

Ann Clarke

04Adjunct/Adjoint

Allen Croff

04Adjunct/Adjoint

Michael Ryan

04Adjunct/Adjoint

Hamp Turner


Intellectual Neighborhoods: Big Data Science and Engineering,Risk and Reliability,Energy and Natural Resources
04Adjunct/Adjoint

Hans van der Sloot

04Adjunct/Adjoint

Raymond Wymer

Research Focus: Radioactive waste management, fuel cycle process chemistry.
04Adjunct/Adjoint

Jonathan Gilligan

Research Focus: Environmental policy, risk management, atmospheric science, global climate change
05Affiliated

Matt Weinger

Research Focus: Human factors, industrial and systems engineering; user-centered design, expert decision making, decision support systems, system safety & reliability
Intellectual Neighborhoods: Cyber-physical Systems,Surgery and Engineering,Risk and Reliability,Energy and Natural Resources
05Affiliated

Peter Hoadley

Research Focus: Structural and geotechnical engineering
06Emeritus

Frank Parker

Research Focus: Hazardous waste engineering, radioactive waste management, water quality management
06Emeritus

Richard Speece

Research Focus: Anaerobic biotransformation of hazadous pollutants oxygenation of rivers and lakes.
06Emeritus

Robert Stammer

Research Focus: Highway and Pedestrian Safety, Crash Investigations, Traffic Engineering, Transportation Systems Design, Human Factors, and Multi-modal Freight
06Emeritus

Edward Thackston

Research Focus: Environmental engineering, water quality management, environmental policy
06Emeritus