Research Projects

I am currently working on a number of different research projects:

 

Submarine slope stability

Funded by the National Science Foundation grant CMS-

Research Assistant: Cassandra Rutherford

 

Measuring dynamic soil properties vs strain in situ

Funded by the National Science Foundation grant CMS- 0421275

In collaboration with Drs. Roesset and Barroso at Texas A&M University
Dr. Stokoe at the University of Texas at Austin

Research Assistant: Jaehun Ahn

 

Venice silts

In collaboration with Drs. Cola and Simonini at the University of Padova (Italy)
Dr. Gardoni at Texas A&M University
Dr. Pestana at the University of California Berkeley

Research Assistant: Byoung Chan Jung

 

Steel catenary riser-soil interaction

Funded by Mineral Management Service grant
and industry

In collaboration with Dr. Aubeny at Texas A&M University

Research Assistants: Yaguang Jiao and Jung Hwan You

 

Visualization of dynamics problems

Funded by the National Science Foundation grant CMS-

In collaboration with Drs. Barroso in the Department of Civil Engineering
Drs. House and Vinod in the Department of Architecture
Dr. Simpson, Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence at Texas A&M University

Research Assistant: Donald

 

Completed Research Projects

Deep soil mixing for excavation support

Funded by

In collaboration with Dr. Briaud at Texas A&M University

Research Assistant: Cassandra Rutherford

 

Modeling Strain Rate Effects on the Response of Clays

Research Assistant: Byoung Chan Jung