Society News

May 1, 2014

Christopher J. King, P.E., S.E., F.ASCE, joined Robinson Engineering (RE) in 1982 as a municipal engineer and rose through the ranks in professional roles before becoming president in 2000. A devoted professional, well respected by peers,…Read More >>

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May 1, 2014

Ahmad Bilal Faruqi, P.E., F.ASCE, chief engineer at National Engineering Services Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd. (NESPAK), a state-owned enterprise of the Government of Pakistan, has been an ASCE member for over 30 years. His work has included…Read More >>

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May 1, 2014

ASCE has determined the winners of a number of its awards for 2014. As of May 1, the following outstanding individuals have been named. David H. Marshall, P.E., M.ASCE, is the recipient of the Stephen D….Read More >>

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May 1, 2014

Hannele Zubeck, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, is the recipient of the CAN-AM Civil Engineering Amity Award for her exemplary work with Canadian engineers in cowriting a book on Cold Regions Pavement Engineering, for serving on Canadian and…Read More >>

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May 1, 2014

Edward Yarmak, Jr., P.E., M.ASCE, is the recipient of the Harold R. Peyton Award for Cold Regions Engineering for his 41-year career contributions to cold regions engineering through publications, design and construction of earth structures in…Read More >>

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May 1, 2014

Arnold Verruijt, D.Sc., is the recipent of the Maurice A. Biot Medal for his pioneering contributions to the theory of poroelasticity and the development of original analytical and numerical methods for solving problems of poroelasticity…Read More >>

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May 1, 2014

James R. Rice, Ph.D., F.EMI, M.ASCE, is the recipient of the von Karman Medal for his fundamental contributions to mechanics and its engineering applications. Mallinckrodt Professor of Engineering Sciences and Geophysics at Harvard University, Rice, for…Read More >>

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May 1, 2014

Robert K. Reitherman is the recipient of the Civil Engineering History and Heritage Award for compiling and authoring the outstanding book Earthquakes and Engineers – An International History (ASCE Press, 2012), which provides an extremely comprehensive…Read More >>

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May 1, 2014

Junuthula N. Reddy, Ph.D., is the recipient of  the Raymond D. Mindlin Medal for outstanding contributions to the development of higher-order shear deformation theories of beam, plates, and shells and their computational models. Distinguished professor and…Read More >>

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May 1, 2014

Jie Li, Ph.D., is the recipient of the Freudenthal Medal for the development of the probability density evolution methods and contributions to seismic reliability based design of large-scale civil infrastructure systems. Distinguished University Professor of Structural…Read More >>

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