Tuğçe Başer – a postdoctoral scholar from University of Alberta – will present on Investigation of Coupled Heat Transfer and Water Flow in Unsaturated Soils: An Application to Soil-Borehole Thermal Energy Storage Systems…
Shabnam Semnani – a PhD candidate from Stanford University – will present on “Modeling and Quantification of Anisotropy and Heterogeneity in Geomaterials”.
Peter Lenzini – Professor Emeritus at UIUC and consulting geotechnical engineer – will present on “The Miller Park Crane Collapse – Geotechnical Aspects”.
Lopamudra Bhaumik, Alfonso Cerna-Diaz, and Ozgun Numanoglu (all – CEE UIUC) will present on “Dynamic response of sands under multi-directional loading: experimental investigation and numerical modeling”.
Pouyan Asem (PhD Candidate, CEE UIUC) will present on “Effect of Embedment Depth on Tip Resistance of Drilled Shafts in Soft Rock”.
Dr. Greg Fischer (BS, MS UIUC) – a Senior Vice President and Chairman of the Board of Shannon & Wilson – will present on “Painted Canyon Landslide Stabilization using Anchored Drilled Shafts”.
Michael Vitale and Adrien Naranjo from Mott McDonald will present on “Judgement and Common Sense in Underground Engineering”.
Roman Makhnenko will present on “Poromechanical aspects of geo-energy applications”.
Robert Gilbert (B.S. 1987, M.S. 1988, Ph.D. 1993 – all from UIUC) – Professor and Chair of the Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin – will present on “Lessons from Forensic …
Jared Green, Senior Associate and Vice President at Langan, will present on “ACIP PILE IN-PLACE EVALUATION:Lessons Learned in Re-Starting a Stalled Project”.