Society News

The New Orleans Branch screening of Dream Big at the University of New Orleans drew 1,300 students. PHOTO: Malay  Ghose Hajra
March 22, 2018

ASCE members have embraced Dream Big: Engineering Our World since the premiere night more than a year ago. They’ve hosted viewing parties for the giant-screen film. They’ve hosted community events, connecting students to civil engineering…Read More >>

Awards WEB FEAT
March 22, 2018

ASCE presents nearly 100 Society awards every year, recognizing civil engineers who advance the profession either through achievement or published papers. The most recent Society awards are: • James E. Ayars, Ph.D., with the 2018…Read More >>

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March 22, 2018

ASCE has honored Keith W. Hipel, Ph.D., P.Eng., Dr.HC, Hon.D.WRE, F.ASCE, with the 2018 Ven Te Chow Award for his pioneering contributions in environmental impact assessment, simulation, forecasting, and the Hurst phenomenon in stochastic hydrology…Read More >>

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March 22, 2018

ASCE has honored Jerry E. Ongerth, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, with the 2018 Rudolph Hering Medal for the paper “Cryptosporidium and Giardia in Water: Reassessment of Occurrence and Significance,” Journal of Environmental Engineering, March 2017. In…Read More >>

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March 22, 2018

ASCE has honored James E. Ayars, Ph.D., with the 2018 Royce J. Tipton Award for his esteemed reputation in the field of water use, working on various projects in Australia, Uzbekistan, Jordan, California, and Texas,…Read More >>

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March 22, 2018

ASCE has honored Yumei Wang, P.E., with the 2018 Le Val Lund Award for Practicing Lifeline Risk Reduction for her outstanding contributions to the field of lifeline engineering and for promoting seismic lifeline resilience and…Read More >>

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March 22, 2018

ASCE has honored Abul Basar M. Baki; Wenming Zhang; David Z. Zhu, M.ASCE; and Nallamuthu Rajaratnam, Ph.D., P.E., F.ASCE, with the 2018 Karl Emil Hilgard Hydraulic Prize for the paper “Flow Structures in the Vicinity…Read More >>

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March 22, 2018

ASCE has honored Daene C. McKinney, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, with the 2018 Julian Hinds Award for his significant and lasting contributions to groundwater systems modeling, system optimization, sustainable management of water resources and climate adaptation,…Read More >>

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March 22, 2018

ASCE has honored Bruno Brunone, Ph.D., M.ASCE, with the 2018 J.C. Stevens Award for his discussion of “Hydraulic Transients in Viscoelastic Branches Pipelines,” Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, August 2016. Brunone has provided a concise but…Read More >>

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March 22, 2018

ASCE has honored Blake P. Tullis, Ph.D., F.EWRE, M.ASCE, with the 2018 Hydraulic Structures Medal for significant contributions to hydraulic engineering in the areas of nonlinear weir spillway design, air vent sizing small embankment dam…Read More >>

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