Society Awards – May 2017

May 25, 2017

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:

Amit Bhasin, Ph.D., A.M.ASCE; Mikhail V. Chester, Ph.D., A.M.ASCE; James K. Guest, Ph.D., A.M.ASCE; Kaveh Madani, Ph.D., A.M.ASCE; and Jamie E. Padgett, Ph.D., A.M.ASCE – 2017 Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prizes

Ning Lu, Ph.D., F.EMI, F.ASCE – 2017 Maurice A. Biot Medal

• W.H. Huang and C.M. Kao, Ph.D., F.ASCE – 2017 J. James R. Croes Medal

• Cal F. Bearman, P.E., M.ASCE; Rudraprasad Bhattacharyya, CP, M.ASCE; Courtney L. Davis, P.E., M.ASCE; Susan Mukai, P.E., M.ASCE; and Kyle J. Twitchell, P.E., M.ASCE – 2017 Edmund Friedman Young Engineer Award for Professional Achievement

• James L. Beck, Ph.D., F.EMI, M.ASCE – 2017 George W. Housner Structural Control and Monitoring Medal

• Angela M. Mayer, EIT, A.M.ASCE – 2017 Daniel W. Mead Prize for Younger Members

• Inigo Javier Losada, Ph.D., M.ASCE – 2017 John G. Moffatt–Frank E. Nichol Harbor and Coastal Engineering Award

• Rudolph Bonaparte, Ph.D., P.E., D.GE, NAE, F.ASCE – 2018 Karl Terzaghi Lecture

• Satinder K. Brar, Ph.D.; Tian C. Zhang, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, F.ASCE; Mausam Verma, Ph.D.; Rao Y. Surampalli, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE, Hon.D.WRE, F.EWRI, Dist.M.ASCE; and R. D. Tyagi – 2017 ASCE State of the Art of Civil Engineering Award

• Douglas J. Goering, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE – 2017 Harold R. Peyton Award for Cold Regions Engineering

• Ahsan Kareem, Ph.D., F.EMI, Dist.M.ASCE, NAE – 2017 Masanobu Shinozuka Medal

• Steven L. Kramer, Ph.D., P.E., M.ASCE, and C.H. Wang – 2017 Norman Medal

• Giovanni Solari, Ph.D., P.E., F.EMI, M.ASCE – Robert H. Scanlan Medal

• Huajian Gao, Ph.D. – 2017 von Karman Medal

• Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology (Small Program) – 2017 Walter LeFevre Award

• Hawaii Section Younger Member Forum – 2017 Younger Member Group Award for Small Groups

• Illinois Section Younger Member Group – 2017 Younger Member Group Award for Large Groups

ASCE accepts nominations throughout the year for various awards and honors. Learn more about each award and submit a nomination, or email

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