2017 Civil Engineering Kudos

January 2018

  • DeJarvis Leonard has been selected for the Civil Engineering Outstanding Alumni Award for 2018.  The outstanding alumni will be honored at the Spring 2018 Faculty/Student Awards and Alumni Recognition Reception. 

  • The paper co-authored by Aravind Tankasala, Dr. Anton K. Schindler, and Kyle A. Riding on “Risk of Thermal Cracking from Use of Lightweight Aggregate in Mass Concrete” was also selected to receive the TRB 2017 Concrete Materials Section Best Paper Award.  This is in addition to being selected as the 2017 Best Student Paper from TRB Standing Committee on Basic Research and Emerging Technologies Related to Concrete (AFN10).  This award was announced during the recent 2018 TRB Annual Meeting.

  • John Hatfield has been selected for the Civil Engineering Outstanding Student Award for 2018.  The outstanding students will be honored at the Spring 2018 Faculty/Student Awards and Alumni Recognition Reception

  • Dan Jackson (CE Graduate student), won the graduate student poster contest for Civil Engineering.

  • Dr. Andy Nowak received an honorary doctoral degree from Warsaw University of Technology

  • Kelly Levy Roberts has been selected by ENR for the Southeast Top Young Professionals class.  She has BCE and MS degrees from our program. While at Auburn, she did important research on the behavior of prestressed SCC.

  • Yalin Liu (CE doctoral student) received the 2018 Best Student Paper award from the Transportation Research Board Committee on Basic Research and Emerging Technologies Related to Concrete (AFN10).  Yalin received this award for a paper titled “Finite-element modeling and analysis of early-age cracking risk of cast-in-place concrete culverts", authored by Yalin Liu, Anton K. Schindler, and James S. Davidson.  This award was presented to the authors during the 2018 TRB Annual Meeting.




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