ASCE has announced its newest class of Distinguished Members.
Distinguished Member status is reserved for the most eminent of civil engineers in the Society. A mere 229 of ASCE’s more than 150,000 current members can call themselves Distinguished Members.
Meet the 2018 Distinguished Members. Each will be honored at ceremonies this October at the ASCE Convention in Denver.
• James H. Anspach, PG, Dist.M.ASCE; a utility engineering pioneer
• Robert E. Bachman, P.E., S.E., F.SEI, Dist.M.ASCE, a developer of modern seismic building codes
• Anthony S. Bartolomeo, P.E., ENV SP, Dist.M.ASCE, a visionary, innovative practitioner and leader
• Thomas P. Bostick, Ph.D., P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, NAE, the 53rd chief of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineering
• Catherine E. Wolfgram French, Ph.D., P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, a developer of building codes for structural concrete systems
• James H. Garrett, Jr., Ph.D., P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, a pioneer in advanced computing techniques
• Edward Kavazanjian, Jr., Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, Dist.M.ASCE, NAE, an expert in seismic design of landfills
• Hugo A. Loaiciga, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, Dist.M.ASCE, a pioneering researcher of the effects of climate change on aquifers
• Joseph E. Minor, Ph.D., P.E., Dist.M.ASCE, a wind engineering expert who enhanced window glass codes
• Jose D. Salas, Ph.D., Dist.M.ASCE, a renowned hydrologic researcher who enhanced flood and drought prediction