TriDurLE Invited Speaker Webinars
Date Time Speaker Topic
February 11, 2021 1:00 p.m. PST Dr. XB Hu, Ph.D., Missouri University of Science & Technology Development and Testing of Autonomous Vehicle Technology for Transportation Infrastructure Maintenance
March 30, 2021 4:00 pm PST Dr. Carmen Swanwick ,P.E., S.E, Deputy Project Development Director/Director of Construction
Utah Dept. of Transportation
Bridge Engineering: Insights into a Career as a Bridge Engineer
April 22, 2021 3:30 pm PST Henry V. Burton, Ph.D., S.E.
Englekirk Presidential Endowed Chair in Structural Engineering
UCLA Civil & Environmental Engineering Department
Seismic Risk and Resilience Modeling of Distributed Infrastructure Systems
May 6, 2021 4:00 p.m. PST Dr. Xianming Shi, Director, TriDurLE Durability of Concrete Materials in Cold Regions: Emerging Challenges and Countermeasures
June 11, 2021 12:00 p.m. PDT Larry D. Olson, PE
President and Chief Engineer, Olson Engineering, Inc.
"Advance NDE Methods for Condition Assessment and Imaging of Bridge Conditions"
July 27, 2021 10:00 a.m. PDT Francisco Presuel-Moreno, Ph.D., Professor and Dir. Graduate Programs; Department of Ocean and Mechanical Engineering, Florida Atlantic University Corrosion Propagation of Carbon Steel Rebars in Concrete
August 2021 TBA Xiong Zhang, Ph.D., Professor of Geotechnical Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology TBA
September 2021 TBA Zhaohui (Joey) Yang, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Civil Engineering
University of Alaska Anchorage
“Advanced Non-Destructive Evaluation (NDE) Methods for Structural Concrete Assessment”
October 28, 2021 1:00 p.m. PDT Wes Marshall and Nick Coppola, University of Colorado Denver Evaluating Sidewalk Infrastructure and Prioritizing Investment
November, 2021 TBA Jenny Liu, Ph.D.
Missouri University of Science & Technology
December 9, 2021 10 a.m. PT Pierre-Philippe Beaujean, Ph.D., Florida Atlantic University oro-Elastic modeling and measurement of rebar corrosion and crack formation using high frequency ultrasonics
January 2022 TBA TBA TBA
February 2022 TBA TBA TBA
March 2022 TBA Mostafa Tazarv, Ph.D.
South Dakota State University
Post-Earthquake Assessment of Bridge Columns Using AI Enabled Computer Vision
Date Time Speaker Topic
March 19, 2020 11:00 - Noon PST Mostafa Tazarv, Ph.D., South Dakota State University “Best Practices to Evaluate, Rehabilitate, and Replace Local Road Bridges”
April 16, 2020 11:00 - Noon PST Dan Zollinger, Ph.D., Texas A&M University Functional Aspects of Concrete Pavement Durability
May 14, 2020 11:00 - Noon PST Xiong (Bill) Yu, PhD, PE, Fellow ASCE
Case Western Reserve University
Development and Application of Innovative Time Domain Reflectometry Technologies for Civil Infrastructure
June 29, 2020 This webinar will be rescheduled. Because of new Zoom policies, our speaker was unable to join us. Changching Gong. Ph.D., Harbin Institute of Technology System Reliability Analysis of Corroded Pipeline Segments
July 9, 2020 11:00 a.m. - Noon Pacific Time Jason Weiss, Ph.D., Oregon State University Documentation of Bridge Deck Construction Using Industrially Produced Internally Cured, High Performance Concrete
August 13, 2020 11:00 - Noon PST Alan Jeary, Ph.D.
Recent Experience with Decoding Information from the Performance of Structures
September 17, 2020 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. PST M. Saiid Saiidi, PhD, PE
University of Reno Nevada
Topic: Seismic Performance of ABC (accelerated bridge construction) Bridge Systems
October 20, 2020 11:00 - Noon PT Zhongren Wang, Ph.D., Caltrans Implementing a Pavement Management System in California DOT
November 17, 2020 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. PST Chris P. Pantelides, Ph.D., P.E., S.E.
Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering
University of Utah
Axial Compression Capacity of Concrete Columns Reinforced with Corrosion-Resistant Hybrid Reinforcement